7 Buzzy Books Hitting Shelves Today

Posted by Hayley on May 22, 2018
Need another excuse to go to the bookstore this week? We've got you covered with the buzziest new releases of the day.

To create our list, we focused on the top books Goodreads members can't wait to read, which we measure by how many times a book has been added to Want to Read shelves. All these highly anticipated titles are now available! Which ones catch your eye?


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You should read this book if you like: Psychological suspense, The Shining, trying to catch diabolical killers, unsettling murder investigations, "foolproof" alibis


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You should read this book if you like: Contemporary fiction, Washington, D.C. drama, strong female friendships, election seasons full of scandal, the pursuit of political happiness


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You should read this book if you like: Essay collections, The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay, reflections on the magic and mystery of fatherhood, popular GQ articles



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You should read this book if you like: Thrillers, intrigue and peril in North Korea, unlikely alliances, missing twin sisters, daring rescue missions with low odds of success

Check out our interview with John here.


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You should read this book if you like: Fantasy, Cinderella retellings, stepmothers who aren't totally evil, the downsides of being beautiful, moving beyond "happily ever after"



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You should read this book if you like: Nonfiction, the origins of the universe, The Great Courses' lecture Big History, a wild ride through 13.8 billion years of our planet's past

Read why Bill Gates is recommending this book here.


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You should read this book if you like: Memoirs, hilarious and candid musings on life on the internet, viral YouTube videos, online activism, advice for dealing with trolls



What are you looking forward to reading? Let's talk books in the comments!

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message 2: by Jenny Baker (new)

Jenny Baker My copy of The Outsider delivers today! I can't wait to read it!


message 3: by Alexa (new)

Alexa Frankovitch Just an fyi: the Bill Gates blog link below links to the wrong article. Thanks!


message 4: by Seadrift (new)

Seadrift I already have my copy of The Outsider between my hands, and I can't wait to get started on it.


message 5: by MJ (last edited May 22, 2018 03:27PM) (new)

MJ Aaaand Furyborn Furyborn (Empirium, #1) by Claire Legrand is out today!


message 7: by [deleted user] (new)

My order/copy of Stephen King's 'The Outsider' has just come in...can't wait to read it! Setting it aside for a good weekend read!


message 8: by Liz (new)

Liz yeah, Stephen King - good weekend read - they don't match maybe traumatic was the word you were looking for...


message 9: by Beau (new)

Beau Already listening to The Outsider, love Stephen King and love Will Patton as narrator!


message 10: by Liz (new)

Liz Camilla wrote: "Hanan wrote: "yeah, Stephen King - good weekend read - they don't match maybe traumatic was the word you were looking for..."

No that word is not what I was looking for! Just a good weekend read!!!"


Let's agree to disagree......................


message 11: by Liz (new)

Liz Camilla wrote: "Yup!"

Good!


message 12: by Christian (new)

Christian  Durrett Oh man, I may be the only one here excited for this one but I can't wait to read Origin Story! :D
Really hope David C. Is able to intertwine everything wonderfully


message 13: by [deleted user] (new)

Just read the blurb on the Origin Story and other reviews and this looks like a fantastic read! That will my next one! Hope to enjoy.


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