7 Great Books Hitting Shelves This Week

Posted by Cybil on January 28, 2020
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: Coming-of-age stories, sibling rivalry, dangerous money-making ideas, Nordic warrior folk, The Silver Linings Playbook


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You should read this book if you like: Modern fantasy, Louisiana, vodka-swilling dragons, canny Cajun swamp rats, Artemis Fowl


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You should read this book if you like: Mystery thrillers, psychological drama, momma issues, persistent killers, unfortunate resemblances, The Other Girl


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You should read this book if you like: Nonfiction essays, humor, Slate.com's Dear Prudence column, pop culture analysis, The Toast website, William Shatner's numinous beauty


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You should read this book if you like: Historical fiction, period romance, Gilded Age New York City, intrepid journalists, the Hope Diamond


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You should read this book if you like: Suspense thrillers, action adventures, black op government assassins, going rogue, genius hackers, underground gunsmiths, the Orphan X series
 


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You should read this book if you like: Historical fiction, Laotian refugees, the 1960s, simple twists of fate, hope, perseverance, grace


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

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Carol She's So Novel꧁꧂ A varied list! Run Me to Earth sounds interesting.


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TMR An amazing list, I’m eager to try them all.


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Richard Dominguez I'm looking forward to "The Look A-Like"


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Kira Thebookbella I'm really excited for When We Where Vikings. It sounds so good!


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Lynne Thompson I’ve put three from this list on my library queue. Excellent choices!


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Rachel Williams Kira wrote: "I'm really excited for When We Where Vikings. It sounds so good!"

I read it in just over 24 hours. It's a super easy read which makes the pages fly. Love Zelda and quirks. Made me teary at the end but it's a good book with a great message.


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Kira Thebookbella Rachel wrote: "Kira wrote: "I'm really excited for When We Where Vikings. It sounds so good!"

I read it in just over 24 hours. It's a super easy read which makes the pages fly. Love Zelda and quirks. Made me tea..."



Oh yay! I'm glad you enjoyed it. I got it from BOTM but haven't gotten to it yet! I need to get to it soon!


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Jennie Richard wrote: "I'm looking forward to "The Look A-Like""

Me too!!


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I'm excited for Highfire & The Look-Alike.


message 10: by Amber (new)

Amber Hi Cybil, you've got an error here! Something That May Shock and Discredit You isn't out until February 11.


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