Just released on April 1, these brand new book club titles are perfect for your next reading group meeting:

  • The Hunchback of Neiman Marcus: A Novel about Marriage, Motherhood, and Mayhem is acclaimed YA novelist, Sonya Sones‘ first adult fiction novel.
  • The Map of True Places, by Brunonia Barry, author of the beloved “New York Times” and international bestseller “The Lace Reader” presents an emotionally resonant novel of tragedy, secrets, identity, and love. Don’t forget to download the free Harper Collins Publishers’ reading group guide.
  • My Jane Austen Summer is a delightful novel about a contemporary woman’s foray into the past during one magical summer spent reenacting Jane Austen’s “Mansfield Park.”
  • A Sandhills Ballad, By Ladette Randolph, is the heart wrenching story of Mary Rasmussen, a woman who abandons her cultural and emotional ties, succumbing to circumstances she thinks she is powerless to control. In a rash decision, she marries a conservative, patriarchal preacher who doesn’t understand her, the ranching community, or anything beyond his own beliefs. Click through to download the free PDF discussion guide.
  • Secret Daughter, By Shilpi Somaya Gowda is reminiscent of the Academy Award-winning film “Slumdog Millionaire.” In her stunning debut novel, Gowda explores powerfully and poignantly the emotional terrain of motherhood, loss, identity, and love through the experiences of two families–one Indian, one America–and the child that binds them together.
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