Recommended

This Week's Biggest Books - This Week's biggest books will have you turning pages long past bedtime. Losing sleep has never been so fun. READ MORE

From the author of To Kill a Mockingbird

Read More
Coming this July
Long thought to have vanished, Go Set a Watchman, Harper Lee's second novel, written in the 1950s, has recently resurfaced. Set about 20 years after To Kill a Mockingbird, the novel features many of the same beloved characters. Read More in our Blog
Book Cover Image. Title: Ruby, Author: Cynthia Bond

Ruby

Cynthia Bond

Oprah's newest selection is Cynthia Bond's haunting, lyrical debut novel Ruby. Growing up in East Texas, Ruby was the "kind of pretty it hurt to look at." Men abused her, and women resented her. And then she fled to New York City. But a death brings her back home, where the past comes back to life. One man, Ephram Jennings, allows his love for Ruby to give him a courage he never knew he had. The result is an epic, unforgettable tale.