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November: Monster in the Middle by Tiphanie Yanique

December: The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks by Jeanne Theoparis

January 2023: Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng

February:  Cold Mountain by Charles Frazier 

March: All Good People Here by Ashley Flowers 

April: Remarkably Bright Creatures by Shelby Van Pelt

May:  She Said by Jodi Kantor, Megan Twohey

June:  Brace for Impact by Gabe Montesanti

July: The Midnight Library by Matt Haig

August: Go As a River by Shelley Read


Monster in the Middle: A Novel By Tiphanie Yanique Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781594633607
Published: Riverhead Books - October 19th, 2021

Reveals on every page how love can persevere and take shape over time and space.”—Boston Globe

"Transporting and deeply emotional.”Glamour

One of the most inventive and talented stylists of her generation.” Vulture

The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks By Jeanne Theoharis Cover Image
ISBN: 9780807076927
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Published: Beacon Press - November 24th, 2015

The basis for the documentary of the same name executive produced by award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien. The Rebellious Life of Mrs. Rosa Parks (on PEACOCK) is the recepient of the 2022 Television Academy Honors.

2014 NAACP Image Award Winner: Outstanding Literary Work–Biography/Autobiography

Our Missing Hearts: A Novel By Celeste Ng Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593492543
Availability: Available to order; typically arrives at Bookmarks in 5-10 days
Published: Penguin Press - October 4th, 2022

An instant New York Times bestseller A New York Times Notable Book of 2022 • Named a Best Book of 2022 by People, TIME Magazine, The Washington Post, USA Today, NPR, Los Angeles Times, and Oprah Daily, and more A Reese's Book Club Pick New York Times Paperback Row Selection

Cold Mountain: 20th Anniversary Edition By Charles Frazier Cover Image
ISBN: 9780802126757
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Published: Grove Press - June 13th, 2017

Winner of the National Book Award for Fiction

All Good People Here: A Novel By Ashley Flowers Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593496473
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Published: Bantam - August 16th, 2022

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In the propulsive debut novel from the host of the #1 true crime podcast Crime Junkie, a journalist uncovers her hometown’s dark secrets when she becomes obsessed with the unsolved murder of her childhood neighbor—and the disappearance of another girl twenty years later.

Remarkably Bright Creatures: A Read with Jenna Pick By Shelby Van Pelt Cover Image
ISBN: 9780063204157
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Published: Ecco - May 3rd, 2022


A Read With Jenna Today Show Book Club Pick!

NAMED A BEST BOOK OF SUMMER by: Chicago Tribune * The View * Southern Living * USA Today

She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement By Jodi Kantor, Megan Twohey Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525560364
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Published: Penguin Books - June 30th, 2020

Now a major motion picture, starring Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan

"An instant classic of investigative journalism...‘All the President’s Men’ for the Me Too era." — Carlos Lozada, The Washington Post

Brace for Impact: A Memoir By Gabe Montesanti Cover Image
ISBN: 9780593241370
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Published: The Dial Press - May 24th, 2022

A powerful and redemptive story of how the dazzling world of roller derby helped one young woman transform her fear and self-doubt into gutsy, big-hearted, adventurous living 

The Midnight Library: A Novel By Matt Haig Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525559474
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Published: Viking - September 29th, 2020

The #1 New York Times bestselling WORLDWIDE phenomenon

Winner of the Goodreads Choice Award for Fiction | A Good Morning America Book Club Pick | Independent (London) Ten Best Books of the Year

"A feel-good book guaranteed to lift your spirits."—The Washington Post

Go as a River By Shelley Read Cover Image
ISBN: 9781954118232
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Published: Spiegel & Grau - February 28th, 2023


Set amid Colorado's wild beauty, a heartbreaking coming-of-age story of a resilient young woman whose life is changed forever by one chance encounter. A tragic and uplifting novel of love and loss, family and survival--and hope--for readers of Great Circle, The Four Winds, and Where the Crawdads Sing.