7 Great Books Hitting Shelves This Week

Posted by Hayley on September 10, 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 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 top titles are now available in the United States! Which ones catch your eye?


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You should read this book if you like: Dystopian fiction, The Handmaid's Tale, secret resistance groups, the high price of freedom, feminism, daring missions, the allure of control

Read our interview with Atwood.


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You should read this book if you like: Nonfiction, The Tipping Point, psychology, infamous legal cases and little-known stories, how our brains try to make sense of the unfamiliar

Find our interview with Gladwell.


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You should read this book if you like: Horror, The Shining, spine-tingling tales of good versus evil, children with extraordinary abilities, sinister adults, desperate escape plans


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You should read this book if you like: YA fiction, big debuts, Southern California, realistic portrayals of growing up in a Korean-American family, falling for the "wrong" girl


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You should read this book if you like: Fantasy, spectacular journeys of self-discovery, the power of books, sprawling mansions full of treasure, secret doors, magical adventure


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You should read this book if you like: Nonfiction, Smoke Gets in Your Eyes, answering kids' real questions about dead bodies, funeral directors, humor, how death is a science and an art


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You should read this book if you like: Psychological thrillers, What She Knew, cold cases, exploring the heart's darkest impulses and desires, a nanny with a past, memory loss


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

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message 1: by TMR (new)

TMR Excited for frankly in love and the institute!


message 2: by Haïfa (new)

Haïfa The Ten Thousand Doors is Amazing! A sweet, magical, riveting tale!


message 3: by KristynRene (new)

KristynRene The Hype Queen of Books Portal fantasy?? Fake dating?? Today is KILLIN's it with my brand of book.


message 4: by Erica (new)

Erica Looking forward to The Institute and The Nanny


message 5: by William (new)

William Ford Also check out the winners of Readers Favorite Awards 2019.
https://www.goodreads.com/list/show/1...


message 6: by Elyse (new)

Elyse Gahhhh new King and Handmaid sequel!!!!!


message 7: by Caroline (new)

Caroline Looking forward to The Institute!


message 8: by Lisa (new)

Lisa V Currently reading The Dearly Beloved. Great read so far 🤓


message 9: by Cherie (new)

Cherie I just started reading The Testaments


message 10: by Marta (new)

Marta Reading The Testaments!


message 11: by Kachou (new)

Kachou Yeung very nice


message 12: by Jaine (new)

Jaine Wanna read them all....


message 13: by Sydney (new)

Sydney Scothon Looking forward to the ten thousand doors of January


message 14: by Janine (new)

Janine Don't forget Seeker, the end of the duology!


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