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New in Paperback

Whether it's a hardcover reprinted in paperback, or a new book that just released in paperback, we're rounding up fiction and nonfiction titles worthy of your attention in our New in Paperback feature. Feel free to dog-ear the pages and fold back the covers!

Week of December 31, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of December 31st include THE BISHOP'S PAWN by Steve Berry, in which a young Cotton Malone happens upon an explosive secret about what really took place in Memphis the day that Martin Luther King, Jr. was assassinated; OPERATOR DOWN, former Special Forces officer Brad Taylor's heart-pounding thriller that centers on Pike Logan's search for a Mossad agent and ally, which puts him on a collision course with a ruthless military coup in Africa --- and tests his loyalties to the Taskforce; and TRUST ME, a chilling novel of psychological suspense and manipulation from award-winning author and renowned investigative reporter Hank Phillippi Ryan that poses an intriguing question: Who can you trust when you can't trust yourself?

Week of December 24, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of December 24th include THE WANTED by Robert Crais, which finds investigator Elvis Cole and his partner, Joe Pike, taking on the deadliest case of their lives; CAVE OF BONES, in which Anne Hillerman brings together modern mystery, Navajo traditions and the evocative landscape of the desert Southwest in this third installment of the Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito series; and ONE STATION AWAY, Olaf Olafsson's intimate yet sweeping story of a New York neurologist and the three women who change his life.

Week of December 17, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of December 17th include THE POPE OF PALM BEACH, Tim Dorsey's diabolically madcap adventure featuring the indomitable Serge A. Storms and his permanently baked sidekick, Coleman, told in alternating flashbacks between Serge and Coleman’s childhoods and the present day; THE NINE OF US by Jean Kennedy Smith, in which the last surviving child of Joe and Rose Kennedy offers an intimate and illuminating look at a time long ago when she and her siblings, guided by their parents, laughed and learned a great deal under one roof; and FRESHWATER, Akwaeke Emezi's debut novel that centers on a young Nigerian woman who develops separate selves within her as a result of being born "with one foot on the other side."

Week of December 10, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of December 10th include TEXAS RANGER by James Patterson and Andrew Bourelle, a Western thriller in which a Texas Ranger fights for his life, his freedom and the town he loves as he investigates his ex-wife's murder; WALLIS IN LOVE, Andrew Morton's captivating biography of Wallis Simpson, the notorious woman for whom Edward VIII gave up the throne; and THE LAST MAN IN TEHRAN, the continuation of CIA analyst Mark Henshaw's Red Cell series following agent Kyra Stryker, who must work to save the CIA from being torn apart by a mole at the highest echelons, with the help of recently retired analyst Jonathan Burke.

Week of December 3, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of December 3rd include Danielle Steel's ACCIDENTAL HEROES, a heart-stopping thriller that engages ordinary men and women in the fight of their lives during a flight from New York to San Francisco; I’LL BE YOUR BLUE SKY, an emotionally evocative novel from Marisa de los Santos that probes the deepest recesses of the human heart and illuminates the tender connections that bind our lives; THE WINTER STATION by Jody Shields, in which an aristocratic Russian doctor races to contain a deadly plague in an outpost city in Manchuria --- before it spreads to the rest of the world; and Sam Wasson's IMPROV NATION, a richly reported, scene-driven narrative that charts the meteoric rise of improv from its unlikely beginnings in McCarthy-era Chicago.

Week of November 26, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of November 26th include HELLBENT, the third installment in Gregg Hurwitz's Orphan X series, featuring government assassin gone rogue Evan Smoak; Jennifer Chiaverini's latest work of fiction, ENCHANTRESS OF NUMBERS, which illuminates the life of Ada Byron King, Countess of Lovelace --- Lord Byron's daughter and the world's first computer programmer; and THE AFFLICTION, the continuation of Beth Gutcheon's clever romp of a mystery series combining social comedy and dark-hearted murder --- a novel set at a girls’ boarding school in a picturesque Hudson River town with more than its share of secrets.

Week of November 19, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of November 19th include PROMISE ME, DAD, Joe Biden’s deeply moving memoir that chronicles the year following his son Beau’s devastating diagnosis of a malignant brain tumor that ultimately took his life in May 2015; THE GATE KEEPER, the 20th installment in Charles Todd's mystery series featuring Inspector Ian Rutledge, whose encounter with a frightened woman standing over a body launches an inquiry that leads him into the lair of a stealthy killer and the dangerous recesses of his own memories; and THE WAY IT WAS, a candid and eye-opening inside look at the final decades of Frank Sinatra's life told by his longtime manager and friend, Eliot Weisman.

Week of November 12, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of November 12th include Jeffery Deaver's THE CUTTING EDGE, in which Lincoln Rhyme and Amelia Sachs return to New York City to confront a killer terrorizing couples at their happiest --- and most vulnerable; FUTURE HOME OF THE LIVING GOD by Louise Erdrich, a startling portrait of a young woman fighting for her life and her unborn child against oppressive forces that manifest in the wake of a cataclysmic event; ALTERNATE SIDE, a provocative novel from Anna Quindlen that explores what it means to be a mother, a wife and a woman at a moment of reckoning; and BREAKING FREE, a searing memoir by the daughter of Warren Jeffs, the self-proclaimed Prophet of the FLDS Church, who takes you deep inside the secretive polygamist Mormon fundamentalist cult run by her family and how she escaped it.

Week of November 5, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of November 5th include THE REVOLUTION OF MARINA M. by Janet Fitch, a sweeping historical saga of the Russian Revolution, as seen through the eyes of one young lady; THE WIFE, a domestic thriller from Alafair Burke in which a woman must make the impossible choice between defending her husband and saving herself; Lawrence O'Donnell's PLAYING WITH FIRE, an important and enthralling account of the 1968 presidential election, the race that created American politics as we know it today; and November's Target Book Club pick, THE ROOM ON RUE AMÉLIE by Kristin Harmel, a moving and entrancing novel set in Paris during World War II about an American woman, a dashing pilot and a young Jewish girl whose fates unexpectedly entwine.

Week of October 29, 2018

Paperback releases for the week of October 29th include EVERY BREATH YOU TAKE by Mary Higgins Clark and Alafair Burke, a gripping mystery following television producer Laurie Moran's investigation of the unsolved Met Gala murder --- in which a wealthy widow was pushed to her death from the famous museum’s rooftop; WHITE HOUSES, Amy Bloom's fictional take on the unexpected and forbidden affair between Eleanor Roosevelt and reporter Lorena Hickok; SOMETIMES I LIE by Alice Feeney, a debut psychological thriller that asks: Is something really a lie if you believe it's the truth?; and Greer Hendricks and Sarah Pekkanen's THE WIFE BETWEEN US, which exposes the secret complexities of an enviable marriage --- and the dangerous truths we ignore in the name of love.