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Our Most Anticipated Books June 2024

As we finally head into the warmer months, not only does it mark the beginning of summer, but also our halfway point in the year. If you’ve been coasting on your reading goals, now’s the time to amp it up with brand-new selections from fantasies to biographies, history to humor. These are our most anticipated books coming to you this June. 

Same As It Ever Was: A Novel

Hardcover $30.00

Same As It Ever Was: A Novel

Same As It Ever Was: A Novel

By Claire Lombardo

In Stock Online

Hardcover $30.00

Sure, marriage is hard, but it makes for great reading. Lombardo is a joy to read — especially when your own family starts to stress you out.

Sure, marriage is hard, but it makes for great reading. Lombardo is a joy to read — especially when your own family starts to stress you out.

Enlightenment: A Novel

Hardcover $28.00

Enlightenment: A Novel

Enlightenment: A Novel

By Sarah Perry

In Stock Online

Hardcover $28.00

If you’re looking to lose yourself in a great story, start here: longing, lost love, scientific inquiry, Perry’s prose will transport — and transform — you.

If you’re looking to lose yourself in a great story, start here: longing, lost love, scientific inquiry, Perry’s prose will transport — and transform — you.

Bear: A Novel

Hardcover $28.00

Bear: A Novel

Bear: A Novel

By Julia Phillips

In Stock Online

Hardcover $28.00

Sisterhood is the stuff of fairytales, and Julia Phillips has written a wild story about the collision between people’s dreams and animals’ realities.

Sisterhood is the stuff of fairytales, and Julia Phillips has written a wild story about the collision between people’s dreams and animals’ realities.

Margo's Got Money Troubles: A Novel

Hardcover $28.00

Margo's Got Money Troubles: A Novel

Margo's Got Money Troubles: A Novel

By Rufi Thorpe

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Hardcover $28.00

A rollicking ride about the hustle and grind life (literally and figuratively), complicated families and social media. Don’t miss this one if you loved the wry voice and sharp insights of Kiley Reid’s Come and Get It.

A rollicking ride about the hustle and grind life (literally and figuratively), complicated families and social media. Don’t miss this one if you loved the wry voice and sharp insights of Kiley Reid’s Come and Get It.

One of Our Kind: A novel

Hardcover $28.00

One of Our Kind: A novel

One of Our Kind: A novel

By Nicola Yoon

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Hardcover $28.00

The grass isn’t always greener, and neighbors aren’t always what they seem… but Nicola Yoon’s adult debut is as spectacular as we thought it would be.

The grass isn’t always greener, and neighbors aren’t always what they seem… but Nicola Yoon’s adult debut is as spectacular as we thought it would be.

Four Squares

Hardcover $29.00

Four Squares

Four Squares

By Bobby Finger

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Hardcover $29.00

From a former B&N Monthly Pick author, this is a big-hearted novel of community and fresh starts, perfect for fans of Less by Andrew Sean Greer.

From a former B&N Monthly Pick author, this is a big-hearted novel of community and fresh starts, perfect for fans of Less by Andrew Sean Greer.

Moonbound: A Novel

Hardcover $29.00

Moonbound: A Novel

Moonbound: A Novel

By Robin Sloan

In Stock Online

Hardcover $29.00

A lot can happen in eleven thousand years. From the author of Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore comes a novel with all the charm (and time-bending) of This Is How You Lose the Time War.

A lot can happen in eleven thousand years. From the author of Mr. Penumbra’s 24-Hour Bookstore comes a novel with all the charm (and time-bending) of This Is How You Lose the Time War.

Mirrored Heavens

Hardcover $29.99

Mirrored Heavens

Mirrored Heavens

By Rebecca Roanhorse

In Stock Online

Hardcover $29.99

We always look forward to any novel from Rebecca Roanhorse and this one is extra special — it’s the epic conclusion to the series that started with Black Sun. (Are you ready for a new binge-read?)

We always look forward to any novel from Rebecca Roanhorse and this one is extra special — it’s the epic conclusion to the series that started with Black Sun. (Are you ready for a new binge-read?)

Horror Movie: A Novel (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Hardcover $30.00

Horror Movie: A Novel (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Horror Movie: A Novel (B&N Exclusive Edition)

By Paul Tremblay

Hardcover $30.00

You don’t have to wait until October to get your thrills and chills — discover the horror (and magic) of the movies from the author of The Cabin at the End of the World. (P.S. fans of Silver Nitrate we have your new obsession)

You don’t have to wait until October to get your thrills and chills — discover the horror (and magic) of the movies from the author of The Cabin at the End of the World. (P.S. fans of Silver Nitrate we have your new obsession)

The Comfort of Ghosts

Hardcover $29.95

The Comfort of Ghosts

The Comfort of Ghosts

By Jacqueline Winspear

In Stock Online

Hardcover $29.95

The bittersweet conclusion to the bestselling Maisie Dobbs series will have you racing to start it all over again.

The bittersweet conclusion to the bestselling Maisie Dobbs series will have you racing to start it all over again.

Clete (Dave Robicheaux Series #24)

Hardcover $28.00

Clete (Dave Robicheaux Series #24)

Clete (Dave Robicheaux Series #24)

By James Lee Burke

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Hardcover $28.00

“The reigning champ of nostalgia noir” (New York Times Book Review) returns with a terrific new installment in his long-running detective series, an easy entry for new readers and a satisfying puzzle for old fans to solve.

“The reigning champ of nostalgia noir” (New York Times Book Review) returns with a terrific new installment in his long-running detective series, an easy entry for new readers and a satisfying puzzle for old fans to solve.

All the Colors of the Dark

Hardcover $30.00

All the Colors of the Dark

All the Colors of the Dark

By Chris Whitaker

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Hardcover $30.00

The latest from former B&N Book Club author Whitaker (We Begin at the End) is set in 1970s Missouri — where the world feels unpredictable and dark. This thriller is as addictive as Bright Young Women by Jessica Knoll.

The latest from former B&N Book Club author Whitaker (We Begin at the End) is set in 1970s Missouri — where the world feels unpredictable and dark. This thriller is as addictive as Bright Young Women by Jessica Knoll.

Assassins Anonymous

Hardcover $28.00

Assassins Anonymous

Assassins Anonymous

By Rob Hart

In Stock Online

Hardcover $28.00

Step one: admit you’re a serial killer. Step two: believe a power greater than yourself can help you stop killing people. Step three: obsess over this new book.

Step one: admit you’re a serial killer. Step two: believe a power greater than yourself can help you stop killing people. Step three: obsess over this new book.

The Rom-Commers: A Novel

Hardcover $29.00

The Rom-Commers: A Novel

The Rom-Commers: A Novel

By Katherine Center

In Stock Online

Hardcover $29.00

Screenwriting, Hollywood… and a cute boss? Katherine Center returns with another dazzling rom-com that will have you doodling in the margins with your favorite gel pens.

Screenwriting, Hollywood… and a cute boss? Katherine Center returns with another dazzling rom-com that will have you doodling in the margins with your favorite gel pens.

Shelterwood: A Novel

Hardcover $30.00

Shelterwood: A Novel

Shelterwood: A Novel

By Lisa Wingate

In Stock Online

Hardcover $30.00

A novel about hope and the search for justice that will satisfy readers looking for a story rich with historical detail and emotional connection. You’ll want to share this one with friends.

A novel about hope and the search for justice that will satisfy readers looking for a story rich with historical detail and emotional connection. You’ll want to share this one with friends.

Middle of the Night: A Novel

Hardcover $30.00

Middle of the Night: A Novel

Middle of the Night: A Novel

By Riley Sager

In Stock Online

Hardcover $30.00

Riley Sager returns with scares in suburbia. Beware! This nail-biting thriller will make you question everything you think you know about your neighbors.

Riley Sager returns with scares in suburbia. Beware! This nail-biting thriller will make you question everything you think you know about your neighbors.

Swan Song

Hardcover $21.00 $30.00

Swan Song

Swan Song

By Elin Hilderbrand

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Hardcover $21.00 $30.00

Nothing says summer like an Elin Hilderbrand Nantucket novel. Old friends, new strangers and a possible murder are the beginning of the end… of Hilderbrand’s bestselling series.

Nothing says summer like an Elin Hilderbrand Nantucket novel. Old friends, new strangers and a possible murder are the beginning of the end… of Hilderbrand’s bestselling series.

The Midnight Feast: A Novel

Hardcover $30.00

The Midnight Feast: A Novel

The Midnight Feast: A Novel

By Lucy Foley

In Stock Online

Hardcover $30.00

A murderer is coming to dinner — and they locked the door behind them. Perfect for anyone who was convinced they saw the twist coming in The Glass Onion.

A murderer is coming to dinner — and they locked the door behind them. Perfect for anyone who was convinced they saw the twist coming in The Glass Onion.

The Ashes and the Star-Cursed King

Hardcover $29.99

The Ashes and the Star-Cursed King

The Ashes and the Star-Cursed King

By Carissa Broadbent

In Stock Online

Hardcover $29.99

If you threw your copy of The Serpent of Wings and Night across your room out of sheer disappointment that it ended — the sequel is finally here! Return to the world of Nyaxia with plenty of more romance, action and court intrigue.

If you threw your copy of The Serpent of Wings and Night across your room out of sheer disappointment that it ended — the sequel is finally here! Return to the world of Nyaxia with plenty of more romance, action and court intrigue.

Right Thing, Right Now: Good Values. Good Character. Good Deeds.

Hardcover $25.20 $28.00

Right Thing, Right Now: Good Values. Good Character. Good Deeds.

Right Thing, Right Now: Good Values. Good Character. Good Deeds.

By Ryan Holiday

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Hardcover $25.20 $28.00

The modern stoic returns, wielding history with universal examples of kindness to remind us it’s always the right time to do the right thing.

The modern stoic returns, wielding history with universal examples of kindness to remind us it’s always the right time to do the right thing.

You Are Here (Barnes & Noble Book Club Edition)

Hardcover $27.00 $30.00

You Are Here (Barnes & Noble Book Club Edition)

You Are Here (Barnes & Noble Book Club Edition)

By David Nicholls

In Stock Online

Hardcover $27.00 $30.00

While an unexpected ten-day hike might not sound like the start of a life-changing romance, you’ll be packing your bags as soon as you start reading You Are Here. P.S. Like all of you, we’re hooked on the Netflix series One Day, and we know what you’re thinking: keep the tissues close. But this is a laugh-out-loud charmer.

While an unexpected ten-day hike might not sound like the start of a life-changing romance, you’ll be packing your bags as soon as you start reading You Are Here. P.S. Like all of you, we’re hooked on the Netflix series One Day, and we know what you’re thinking: keep the tissues close. But this is a laugh-out-loud charmer.

Birds Aren't Real: The True Story of Mass Avian Murder and the Largest Surveillance Campaign in US History

Hardcover $29.00

Birds Aren't Real: The True Story of Mass Avian Murder and the Largest Surveillance Campaign in US History

Birds Aren't Real: The True Story of Mass Avian Murder and the Largest Surveillance Campaign in US History

By Peter McIndoe , Connor Gaydos

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Hardcover $29.00

Are you ready for the truth? [Insert laugh track here.] Birds are nothing more than a Deep State conspiracy. This hilarious trip down a wormhole of alternate facts will have you falling over laughing (or might just blow your mind).

Are you ready for the truth? [Insert laugh track here.] Birds are nothing more than a Deep State conspiracy. This hilarious trip down a wormhole of alternate facts will have you falling over laughing (or might just blow your mind).

A Gentleman and a Thief: The Daring Jewel Heists of a Jazz Age Rogue

Hardcover $32.50

A Gentleman and a Thief: The Daring Jewel Heists of a Jazz Age Rogue

A Gentleman and a Thief: The Daring Jewel Heists of a Jazz Age Rogue

By Dean Jobb

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Hardcover $32.50

Prepare to be charmed by an anti-hero. This true story of a Jazz Age gentleman burglar — and the lengths he go to for the love of his life — is a delight.

Prepare to be charmed by an anti-hero. This true story of a Jazz Age gentleman burglar — and the lengths he go to for the love of his life — is a delight.

Swift River

Hardcover $27.99

Swift River

Swift River

By Essie Chambers

Hardcover $27.99

A story of family mythology and coming-of-age that you won’t want to put down. We can’t wait to read what Essie Chambers writes next.

A story of family mythology and coming-of-age that you won’t want to put down. We can’t wait to read what Essie Chambers writes next.

A Walk in the Park: The True Story of a Spectacular Misadventure in the Grand Canyon

Hardcover $29.25 $32.50

A Walk in the Park: The True Story of a Spectacular Misadventure in the Grand Canyon

A Walk in the Park: The True Story of a Spectacular Misadventure in the Grand Canyon

By Kevin Fedarko

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Hardcover $29.25 $32.50

An ode to nature and the American wilderness that is equal parts personal journey, travelogue and survival story, this is an inspired look at our beautiful world and where we fit in it.

An ode to nature and the American wilderness that is equal parts personal journey, travelogue and survival story, this is an inspired look at our beautiful world and where we fit in it.

Hip-Hop Is History

Hardcover $30.00

Hip-Hop Is History

Hip-Hop Is History

By Questlove
With Ben Greenman

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Hardcover $30.00

An expansive history of hip-hop from it’s kick-off party in the Bronx to its 50th year, celebrated on a global scale — told by a musical pioneer turned book publisher.

An expansive history of hip-hop from it’s kick-off party in the Bronx to its 50th year, celebrated on a global scale — told by a musical pioneer turned book publisher.

When the Sea Came Alive: An Oral History of D-Day

Hardcover $32.50

When the Sea Came Alive: An Oral History of D-Day

When the Sea Came Alive: An Oral History of D-Day

By Garrett M. Graff

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Hardcover $32.50

Everything you could ever want to know about D-Day in one book. Superstar historian Garrett M. Graff delivers a meticulously researched, yet deeply human narrative about the military campaign that changed the course of the world.

Everything you could ever want to know about D-Day in one book. Superstar historian Garrett M. Graff delivers a meticulously researched, yet deeply human narrative about the military campaign that changed the course of the world.