7 Great Books Hitting Shelves This Week

Posted by Cybil on March 10, 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: Literary thrillers, stories with contemporary resonance, #MeToo issues, thought-provoking dilemmas, stories about consent and complicity, coming-of-age drama

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You should read this book if you like: Contemporary fiction, small-town America stories, young love, the complications of young love, the additional complications of race and class in young love


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You should read this book if you like: Historical fiction, 16th century England, Henry VIII, court intrigue, queens and ambassadors, the Thomas Cromwell Trilogy


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You should read this book if you like: Autobiographies and memoirs, women’s issues, the 1980s San Francisco punk rock scene, feminism and gender studies, the American West


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You should read this book if you like: Short stories, books with precisely 42 short stories, the intensity of teenage friendships, women’s issues, Kentucky, California, Whiskey & Ribbons


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You should read this book if you like: Nonfiction, psychology, marketing, organizational culture, politics, mass media, business issues, changing people’s minds


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You should read this book if you like: Autobiography and memoirs, women’s issues, self-help, spirituality, sexuality, LGBT issues, Oprah-endorsed authors, Love Warrior
 


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

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message 1: by Julie (new)

Julie "books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???


message 2: by Edward (new)

Edward Loduca Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

I thought that was a funny line too!


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message 6: by Garconniere (new)

Garconniere So excited for Kate's book


message 7: by Michelle (new)

Michelle Lane Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

I laughed at that line too.


message 8: by Ucho (last edited Mar 10, 2020 09:56AM) (new)

Ucho Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

well 42 is the answer to life, universe and everything


message 9: by Philip (new)

Philip I have "River of Lies by R.M. Greenaway" Pre-Ordered for delivery on March 14/20


message 10: by Leane (new)

Leane Jennie wrote: "Ucho wrote: "Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

well 42 is the answer to life, universe and everything"

according to whom? Cite your source?"


I believe it's from a movie. The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy or something.
A new coworker just mentioned this to me a month ago.


message 11: by Sandy (new)

Sandy The price of the new Hilary Mantel is eye-watering. Way too much. I'll wait for the Kindle edition or the paperback, whichever comes first.


message 12: by Philip (new)

Philip Leane wrote: "Jennie wrote: "Ucho wrote: "Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

well 42 is the answer to life, universe and everything"

according to whom? Cite your source?"..."


Douglas Adams "Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy"


Carol She's So Novel꧁꧂ Ucho wrote: "

well 42 is the answer to life, universe and everything"


Hahahahaha!


message 14: by Jennie (new)

Jennie Leane wrote: "Jennie wrote: "Ucho wrote: "Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

well 42 is the answer to life, universe and everything"

according to whom? Cite your source?"..."


Interesting! I did not know that :) (I love random trivia. )


message 15: by Maximilian (new)

Maximilian Wolf Jennie wrote: "Ucho wrote: "Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

well 42 is the answer to life, universe and everything"

according to whom? Cite your source?"


The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy (Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy, #1) by Douglas Adams


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Elizæ I’m still waiting for The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes in May The Ballad of Songbirds and Snakes (The Hunger Games, #0) by Suzanne Collins


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message 18: by Ankit (new)

Ankit Saxena Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

I too had same thought. Like Seriously??


message 19: by Marilee (new)

Marilee Sandy wrote: "The price of the new Hilary Mantel is eye-watering. Way too much. I'll wait for the Kindle edition or the paperback, whichever comes first." ] A word for you... library.


message 20: by Judith (new)

Judith Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

Well..it is now...:-)


message 21: by Judith (new)

Judith Leane wrote: "Jennie wrote: "Ucho wrote: "Julie wrote: ""books with precisely 42 short stories" is that a thing???"

well 42 is the answer to life, universe and everything"

according to whom? Cite your source?"..."


The movie sucked big time though, at least if you read the books first. But isn't it always like that?-)


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well 42 is the answer to life, universe and everything"

according to whom? Cite..."


Right on! But no it isn't always like that but it sure was in this case!


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