7 Great Books Hitting Shelves Today

Posted by Hayley on March 12, 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, Ms. Marvel, the Spanish Inquisition, magical mapmakers and heroic concubines, the Iberian Peninsula, the price of freedom


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You should read this book if you like: Self-help books, Girl, Wash Your Face, building confidence, identifying your dreams, rejecting perfection, inspiring wake-up calls



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You should read this book if you like: Fiction, international bestsellers, heartwarming meditations on the meaning of life, Japanese literature, quirky deals with the devil, cats


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You should read this book if you like: Nonfiction, Speak, poetic memoirs, a love letter to everyone with the courage to say #metoo and #timesup, calls to action, reflections and rants



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You should read this book if you like: Historical fiction, The Secret History: A Novel of Empress Theodora, rebellious women, poker, love and betrayal in the nation's capital



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You should read this book if you like: Science fiction, alternate realities, sleepy mountain towns rocked by unexplained phenomena, natural disasters, dreamlike storytelling



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You should read this book if you like: True crime, sensational murder trials, American mythology, the Gilded Age, recently unearthed evidence and letters from Lizzie herself


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

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message 1: by Brianna (new)

Brianna Soloski I got The Trial of Lizzie Borden and can't wait to read it.


message 2: by Erin (new)

Erin Jones Let me know how it is! I plan to add it to my TBR pile, but it's already so long!


Shall I Download A Black Hole And Offer It To You read 'The Bird King' if i like "the price of freedom"?
that makes me laugh, for some reason... too much coffee too early, maybe?


message 4: by Tolkien (new)

Tolkien InMySleep Shall I Download A Black Hole And Offer It To You wrote: "read 'The Bird King' if i like "the price of freedom"?
that makes me laugh, for some reason."

I'm waiting for the book preview that says "read this if you like ... different words arranged into irregular sequences that convey some sort of meaning" - that's my kinda book!


message 5: by Alismcg (new)

Alismcg The Bird King has flown to my TBR


message 6: by julia (new)

julia Shout!


message 7: by Hannah (new)

Hannah I think all the walls of Belfast was also released today


message 8: by Chelsea (new)

Chelsea Just started reading American Princess. Loving it so far. Love Stephanie Thornton's work.


message 9: by Renee (new)

Renee Baldi I’m loving The Bird King so far, I’m hoping to finish it today!


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