The Hanged Man (The Tarot Sequence, #2)

The last member of a murdered House tries to protect his ward from forced marriage to a monster while uncovering clues to his own past The Tarot Sequence imagines a modern day Atlantis off the coast of Massachusetts, governed by powerful Courts based on the traditional Tarot deck Rune Saint John,

Infinity Son (Infinity Cycle, #1)

Balancing epic and intensely personal stakes, bestselling author Adam Silvera s Infinity Son is a gritty, fast paced adventure about two brothers caught up in a magical war generations in the making Growing up in New York, brothers Emil and Brighton always idolized the Spell Walkers a vigilante

My Ex-Life

The time for Stephen McCauley s breakout novel has come and My Ex Life is it in a major way A delicious novel for fans of Tom Perrotta, Maria Semple, and Cynthia D Aprix Sweeney about how sometimes the only way to move forward is to go back David Hedges s life is coming apart at the seams His job

Take Nothing With You

From the bestselling author of A Place Called Winter comes a new novel of boyhood, coming of age, and the confusions of desire and reality For all readers of Ian McEwan s Atonement or L P Hartley s The Go Between 1970s Weston Super Mare and ten year old oddball Eustace, an only child, has life

Check, Please!, Book 2: Sticks and Scones

Eric Bittle is heading into his junior year at Samwell University, and not only does he have new teammates he has a brand new boyfriend Bitty and Jack must navigate their new, secret, long distance relationship, and decide how to reveal their relationship to friends and teammates And on top of

The Sparsholt Affair

From the internationally acclaimed winner of the Man Booker Prize, a sweeping new novel that explores richly complex relationships between fathers and sons as it spans seven transformative decades in England, from the 1940s through the present In the fall of 1940, with the world at war, a young man

We Were Witches

Spurred on by nineties family values campaigns and determined to better herself through education, a teen mom talks her way into college Disgusted by an overabundance of phallocratic narratives and Freytag s pyramid, she turns to a subcultural canon of resistance and failure Wryly riffing on

The Lost Prayers of Ricky Graves

In raw, poignant alternating first person narratives, interspersed with e mails, gay chat room exchanges, and other fragments of a youth laid bare in the age of social media, The Lost Prayers of Ricky Graves unravels the mystery of a life in all its glory despair and regret, humor and wonder,


ABA Indies Introduce PickIndie Next List Selection Best of the Month BookWendell and Frank meet at the end of World War II, when Frank returns home to their North Carolina town Soon he s loitering around Wendell s taxidermy shop, and the two come to understand their connection as love a love

Harrow the Ninth (The Locked Tomb, #2)

Harrow the Ninth, the sequel to the sensational Gideon the Ninth, turns a galaxy inside out as one necromancer struggles to survive the wreckage of herself aboard the Emperor s haunted space station She answered the Emperor s call She arrived with her arts, her wits, and her only friend In

the earthquake room

In the near future, Oakland is haunted by natural disaster and political collapse When k realizes that she has infected her girlfriend, bea, with a disease, she loses herself in a masochistic quest for atonement, leaving bea to contend with her fears about an increasingly precarious world by


Jonathan Ascher, an acclaimed 1960s radical writer and cultural hero, has been dead for thirty years When a would be biographer approaches Ascher s widow Martha, she delves for the first time into her husband s papers and all the secrets that come tumbling out of them She finds journals that

The Boys From Eighth and Carpenter

S Gagliano Son has been a barber shop fixture in South Philly for decades Frankie and Michael Gagliano s Italian immigrant father Luigi to his customers, Papa to his sons presides over the store, enlisting his children as soon as they re big enough to wield a broom On their mother s deathbed,

Black Deutschland

Jed young, gay, black, out of rehab and out of prospects in his hometown of Chicago flees to the city of his fantasies, a museum of modernism and decadence Berlin The paradise that tyranny created, the subsidized city isolated behind the Berlin Wall, is where he s chosen to become the figure

Black Sheep Boy: A Novel in Stories

Meet a wild hearted boy from the bayou land of Louisiana Misfit, outcast, loner Call him anything but a victim Sissy, fairy, Jenny Woman Son of a mixed race Holy Ghost mother and a Cajun French phantom father In a series of tender and tough stories, he encounters gender outlaws, drag queen

After the Blue Hour

John Rechy s first novel, City of Night, an international bestseller, is considered a modern classic Subsequent work asserts his place among America s most important writers The author s most daring work, After the Blue Hour is narrated by a twenty four year old writer named John Rechy Fleeing a