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Spring Reading Guide 2024

Our Spring Reading Guide is filled with staff recommendations for 32 new titles—from novels to mysteries, essays to memoirs—that we think you will love. Click on each cover to read our staff recommendation. And don't miss our Spring-o Bingo Reading Challenge: Read at least two books listed on our Spring-o Bingo card by May 1st and we will donate $5 on your behalf to our Keep Kids Reading campaign partner, Border Service Corps—which provides books to children and families of refugee and asylum seekers needing temporary shelter in southern New Mexico.

Read all about our Spring-o Bingo Reading Challenge here. 

Don't miss our Spring Reading Guide for Young Readers here. 

To read our bookseller's expert reviews in each category, checkout our recommendations in: 

FICTION |  NONFICTION | ROMANCE | SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY | MYSTERY 

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James: A Novel By Percival Everett Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780385550369
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Published: Doubleday - March 19th, 2024

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The Other Valley: A Novel By Scott Alexander Howard Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781668015476
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Published: Atria Books - February 27th, 2024

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Parasol Against the Axe: A Novel By Helen Oyeyemi Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593192368
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Published: Riverhead Books - March 5th, 2024

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The Tower: A Novel By Flora Carr Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780385550185
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Published: Doubleday - March 5th, 2024

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The Great Divide: A Novel By Cristina Henriquez Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780063291324
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Published: Ecco - March 5th, 2024

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Women of Good Fortune By Sophie Wan Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781525804304
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Published: Graydon House - March 5th, 2024

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Wild Houses By Colin Barrett Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780802160942
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Published: Grove Press - March 12th, 2024

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Fury: A Novel By Clyo Mendoza, Christina MacSweeney (Translated by) Cover Image
By Clyo Mendoza, Christina MacSweeney (Translated by)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781644213711
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Published: Seven Stories Press - March 12th, 2024

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The Tree Doctor: A Novel By Marie Mutsuki Mockett Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9781644452776
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Published: Graywolf Press - March 19th, 2024

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Mona of the Manor: A Novel (Tales of the City #10) By Armistead Maupin Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062973597
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Published: Harper - March 5th, 2024

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The Morningside: A Novel By Téa Obreht  Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781984855503
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Published: Random House - March 19th, 2024

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A Short Walk Through a Wide World: A Novel By Douglas Westerbeke Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9781668026069
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Published: Avid Reader Press / Simon & Schuster - April 2nd, 2024

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A Year of Last Things: Poems By Michael Ondaatje Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780593801567
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Published: Knopf - March 19th, 2024

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I Love You So Much It's Killing Us Both: A Novel By Mariah Stovall Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9781593767600
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Published: Soft Skull - February 13th, 2024

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When Grumpy Met Sunshine: A Novel By Charlotte Stein Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781250867933
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - February 6th, 2024

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The Ones Who Got Away By Roni Loren Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781728292106
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Published: Sourcebooks Casablanca - March 12th, 2024

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Listen for the Lie: A Novel By Amy Tintera Cover Image
$26.99
ISBN: 9781250880314
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Published: Celadon Books - March 5th, 2024

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The Hunter: A Novel By Tana French Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593493434
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Published: Viking - March 5th, 2024

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The Emperor and the Endless Palace: A Romantasy Novel By Justinian Huang Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780778305231
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Published: Mira Books - March 26th, 2024

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The Book of Love: A Novel By Kelly Link Cover Image
$31.00
ISBN: 9780812996586
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Published: Random House - February 13th, 2024

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Song of the Huntress By Lucy Holland Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780316321655
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Published: Redhook - March 19th, 2024

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Cascade Failure: A Novel (Ambit's Run #1) By L. M. Sagas Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250871251
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Published: Tor Books - March 19th, 2024

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The Other Significant Others: Reimagining Life with Friendship at the Center By Rhaina Cohen Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781250280916
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Published: St. Martin's Press - February 13th, 2024

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Who's Afraid of Gender? By Judith Butler Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780374608224
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - March 19th, 2024

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Whiskey Tender: A Memoir By Deborah Taffa Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9780063288515
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Published: Harper - February 27th, 2024

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There's Always This Year: On Basketball and Ascension By Hanif Abdurraqib Cover Image
$32.00
ISBN: 9780593448793
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Published: Random House - March 26th, 2024

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One Way Back: A Memoir By Christine Blasey Ford Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9781250289650
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Published: St. Martin's Press - March 19th, 2024

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Remembering Peasants: A Personal History of a Vanished World By Patrick Joyce Cover Image
$30.00
ISBN: 9781668031087
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Published: Scribner - February 20th, 2024

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Reading Genesis By Marilynne Robinson Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780374299408
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - March 12th, 2024

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Dispersals: On Plants, Borders, and Belonging By Jessica J. Lee Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781646221783
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Published: Catapult - March 12th, 2024

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Alphabetical Diaries By Sheila Heti Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780374610784
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux - February 6th, 2024

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Get the Picture: A Mind-Bending Journey among the Inspired Artists and Obsessive Art Fiends Who Taught Me How to See By Bianca Bosker Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780525562207
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Published: Viking - February 6th, 2024