7 Great Books Hitting Shelves This Week

Posted by Hayley on February 26, 2019
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: Fantasy, The Bone Season, riding dragons, kingdoms ruled (and saved) by women, hidden societies and assassins, forbidden magic


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You should read this book if you like: Historical fiction, The Alice Network, world-weary journalists, the aftermath of World War II, Boston, female bomber pilots, family mysteries

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You should read this book if you like: Crime fiction, The Power of the Dog, tales of vengeance and corruption, taking down drug cartels, unflinching depictions of modern America


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You should read this book if you like: Fantasy, Ancillary Justice, meddling gods, dark secrets that could destroy kingdoms, usurpers, chaotic struggles for the throne



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You should read this book if you like: Contemporary fiction, Chasing Perfect, dealing with a breakup, the bonds between sisters, California, heartwarming and hilarious life lessons



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You should read this book if you like: Memoirs, How to Have Style, fashion, lifestyles of the rich and well-dressed, frank discussions about depression, the grit beneath the glitz



You should read this book if you like: YA fantasy, murder mysteries with a royal twist, black markets and pickpockets, uneasy alliances, relentless quests for the truth


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

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message 1: by Cendaquenta (new)

Cendaquenta I already preordered Raven Tower and am going to a signing for Priory of the Orange Tree this week - really excited!


message 2: by Alexw (new)

Alexw USA Today has a huge glowing review( 4 columns) of Border by Don Winslow on page 3D on 2-25-19


message 3: by Jenny Baker (last edited Feb 26, 2019 05:15AM) (new)

Jenny Baker I can't wait to read The Priory of the Orange Tree and The Raven Tower! I heard mixed reviews about Four Dead Queens, but it's on my TBR.

Also releasing today:

Warrior of the Wild by Tricia Levenseller Warrior of the Wild by Tricia Levenseller


ash | novelly rooted Also releasing today-- An Affair of Poisons by Addie Thorley


message 5: by Joe (new)

Joe Harris I've put 'The Raven Tower' & 'Four Dead Queens' on my future reading list, can't wait to see what they have to offer.


message 6: by Eilidh (new)

Eilidh Excited for The Priory of the Orange Tree, The Raven Tower and Four Dead Queens. I’ve already ordered copies of The Priory and Four Dead Queens for my TBR pile, but I’ll need to get a copy of The Raven Tower ASAP!


message 7: by Sophie (new)

Sophie IM. Sounds like a good ride.


message 8: by Raimo (new)

Raimo Wirkkala I saw a television-interview of Don Winslow re "The Border". The novel is obviously timely and I'm interested to read it but feel as though I should read the preceding two installments of the trilogy first.


message 9: by julia (new)

julia The Priory of the Orange Tree...o mi gosh the cover looks amazing and the title itself is just...w.o.w. Wow. WOW. WOW! W.O.W.! W!O!W!


message 10: by Jennifer (new)

Jennifer Another book out today is Chocolate Cream Pie Murder by Joanne Fluke. I'm looking forward to it.


message 11: by Pam (new)

Pam Carmichael I only saw one I may be interested in "The Border" but like Raimo said I would like to read the first two in the series first, the rest just not for me.


message 12: by Meg (new)

Meg am excited for this one, too!


message 13: by Richard Ouellet (new)

Richard Ouellet I like low country


message 14: by Dennis (new)

Dennis Kemp All of these books sounds very interesting from their titles. I haven't read any of them for a while and during my summer break, i am planning on reading upto 15 books.do my essay


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