B&N Reads, Most Anticipated

Our Most Anticipated Books March 2024

With February well on its way and Leap Day on the horizon, we’re looking ahead to the brand new reads that await us in March. In between planting new flowers for your garden and solidifying plans for this St. Patrick’s Day, we’ve got a few exciting titles for you to relish in while the azaleas begin to bloom. From rich historical fiction to propulsive literature and the fated end of a beloved horror series, we’ve got a collection sure to last you through the end of the winter.

James: A Novel

Hardcover $25.20 $28.00

James: A Novel

James: A Novel

By Percival Everett

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Hardcover $25.20 $28.00

Flip the script on an American classic as Huck Finn steps to the side and Jim takes center stage in a powerful and often very funny, story of family, home and freedom.

Flip the script on an American classic as Huck Finn steps to the side and Jim takes center stage in a powerful and often very funny, story of family, home and freedom.

After Annie (Barnes & Noble Book Club Edition)

Hardcover $27.00 $30.00

After Annie (Barnes & Noble Book Club Edition)

After Annie (Barnes & Noble Book Club Edition)

By Anna Quindlen

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Hardcover $27.00 $30.00

Like Anne Tyler and Anne Patchet, Anna Quindlen is a gentle guide through life’s tricky bits. We’ve missed reading her fiction and we’re so excited for her newest novel in years.

Like Anne Tyler and Anne Patchet, Anna Quindlen is a gentle guide through life’s tricky bits. We’ve missed reading her fiction and we’re so excited for her newest novel in years.

Piglet: A Novel

Hardcover $25.19 $27.99

Piglet: A Novel

Piglet: A Novel

By Lottie Hazell

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Hardcover $25.19 $27.99

We love juicy, voice driven novels like Piglet. Taut and propulsive, this is a story of a relationship going off the rails and a woman seeking to find fulfillment at any cost.

We love juicy, voice driven novels like Piglet. Taut and propulsive, this is a story of a relationship going off the rails and a woman seeking to find fulfillment at any cost.

The Morningside: A Novel

Hardcover $26.10 $29.00

The Morningside: A Novel

The Morningside: A Novel

By Téa Obreht

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Hardcover $26.10 $29.00

Emily St. John Mandel + Tom Hiddleston… wait — what? This is a story of mothers and daughters and finding home, set in an unforgettable building and a near-future world, from the bestselling author of Tiger’s Wife. Perfect for fans of Emily St. John Mandel’s Sea of Tranquility and Tom Hiddleston’s movie, High-Rise.

Emily St. John Mandel + Tom Hiddleston… wait — what? This is a story of mothers and daughters and finding home, set in an unforgettable building and a near-future world, from the bestselling author of Tiger’s Wife. Perfect for fans of Emily St. John Mandel’s Sea of Tranquility and Tom Hiddleston’s movie, High-Rise.

The Angel of Indian Lake

Hardcover $26.09 $28.99

The Angel of Indian Lake

The Angel of Indian Lake

By Stephen Graham Jones

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Hardcover $26.09 $28.99

Stephen Graham Jones ties a grisly bow on the storied horror series that began with My Heart is a Chainsaw. Jade returns to her hometown at last, but the generational horrors won’t get rid of themselves.

Stephen Graham Jones ties a grisly bow on the storied horror series that began with My Heart is a Chainsaw. Jade returns to her hometown at last, but the generational horrors won’t get rid of themselves.

How to Solve Your Own Murder: A Novel

Hardcover $25.20 $28.00

How to Solve Your Own Murder: A Novel

How to Solve Your Own Murder: A Novel

By Kristen Perrin

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Hardcover $25.20 $28.00

Fans of Richard Osman and Nita Prose, meet Kristin Perrin and her new feel-good whodunit. Amateur sleuthing, a quiet village, a stately home — and another book on the way. What’s not to love?

Fans of Richard Osman and Nita Prose, meet Kristin Perrin and her new feel-good whodunit. Amateur sleuthing, a quiet village, a stately home — and another book on the way. What’s not to love?

There's Always This Year: On Basketball and Ascension

Hardcover $32.00

There's Always This Year: On Basketball and Ascension

There's Always This Year: On Basketball and Ascension

By Hanif Abdurraqib

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Hardcover $32.00

Music and basketball and great Ohioans are just the start. MacArthur Genius Grant winner Abdurraqib plays with time and memory, intimacy and vulnerability, going away and coming home — and leaves everything on the court by the end of his sublime new book.

Music and basketball and great Ohioans are just the start. MacArthur Genius Grant winner Abdurraqib plays with time and memory, intimacy and vulnerability, going away and coming home — and leaves everything on the court by the end of his sublime new book.

Blessed Water: A Sister Holiday Mystery

Hardcover $25.15 $27.95

Blessed Water: A Sister Holiday Mystery

Blessed Water: A Sister Holiday Mystery

By Margot Douaihy

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Hardcover $25.15 $27.95

Sister Holiday — the resident chain-smoking, tattooed, punk-rock, lesbian nun — returns in a fast-paced tornado of unpredictability that will further endear you to Margot Douaihy and the unique brand of mystery she’s created.

Sister Holiday — the resident chain-smoking, tattooed, punk-rock, lesbian nun — returns in a fast-paced tornado of unpredictability that will further endear you to Margot Douaihy and the unique brand of mystery she’s created.

Anita de Monte Laughs Last: Reese's Book Club Pick (A Novel)

Hardcover $26.09 $28.99

Anita de Monte Laughs Last: Reese's Book Club Pick (A Novel)

Anita de Monte Laughs Last: Reese's Book Club Pick (A Novel)

By Xochitl Gonzalez

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Hardcover $26.09 $28.99

A sharp (and rollicking) read about the power of art and the lasting legacy of those who make it from the bestselling author of our previous Discover pick, Olga Dies Dreaming.

A sharp (and rollicking) read about the power of art and the lasting legacy of those who make it from the bestselling author of our previous Discover pick, Olga Dies Dreaming.

Memory Piece: A Novel

Hardcover $25.20 $28.00

Memory Piece: A Novel

Memory Piece: A Novel

By Lisa Ko

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Hardcover $25.20 $28.00

An unforgettable story of art, friendship and coming-of-age that cuts across decades from the 1980s to the 2040s, from the author of The Leavers, a National Book Award finalist.

An unforgettable story of art, friendship and coming-of-age that cuts across decades from the 1980s to the 2040s, from the author of The Leavers, a National Book Award finalist.

The Great Divide: A Novel

Hardcover $27.00 $30.00

The Great Divide: A Novel

The Great Divide: A Novel

By Cristina Henríquez

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Hardcover $27.00 $30.00

For fans of Isabel Allende and Min Jin Lee, this rich and riveting historical fiction is a gorgeous bit of storytelling about the people impacted by the creation of the Panama Canal.

For fans of Isabel Allende and Min Jin Lee, this rich and riveting historical fiction is a gorgeous bit of storytelling about the people impacted by the creation of the Panama Canal.

The Hunter (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Hardcover $28.80 $32.00

The Hunter (B&N Exclusive Edition)

The Hunter (B&N Exclusive Edition)

By Tana French

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Hardcover $28.80 $32.00

Tana French returns to Ardnakelty, where family ties are tested as secrets and revenge creep through the small town. Is there gold in the mountains — or something more sinister?

Tana French returns to Ardnakelty, where family ties are tested as secrets and revenge creep through the small town. Is there gold in the mountains — or something more sinister?

Day One: A Novel

Hardcover $26.10 $29.00

Day One: A Novel

Day One: A Novel

By Abigail Dean

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Hardcover $26.10 $29.00

A community grapples with a devastating loss in this psychological thriller rich in secrets, scares and conspiracies, by the bestselling author of Girl A.

A community grapples with a devastating loss in this psychological thriller rich in secrets, scares and conspiracies, by the bestselling author of Girl A.

Maktub: An Inspirational Companion to The Alchemist

Hardcover $22.49 $24.99

Maktub: An Inspirational Companion to The Alchemist

Maktub: An Inspirational Companion to The Alchemist

By Paulo Coelho
Translator Margaret Jull Costa

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Hardcover $22.49 $24.99

A collection of wisdom from one of the most inspiring writers of this era. These assorted stories expand on Coelho’s timeless classic, The Alchemist, proving the perfect companion to the literary marvel.

A collection of wisdom from one of the most inspiring writers of this era. These assorted stories expand on Coelho’s timeless classic, The Alchemist, proving the perfect companion to the literary marvel.

The Princess of Las Vegas: A Novel

Hardcover $26.10 $29.00

The Princess of Las Vegas: A Novel

The Princess of Las Vegas: A Novel

By Chris Bohjalian

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Hardcover $26.10 $29.00

We’ll follow Chris Bohjailian anywhere, including 1600s Salem, on safari with movie stars, and now to Las Vegas. His twisty new thriller takes on fame, fortune and freedom. Think White Lotus meets The Flight Attendant.

We’ll follow Chris Bohjailian anywhere, including 1600s Salem, on safari with movie stars, and now to Las Vegas. His twisty new thriller takes on fame, fortune and freedom. Think White Lotus meets The Flight Attendant.

Radiant: The Life and Line of Keith Haring

Hardcover $36.00 $40.00

Radiant: The Life and Line of Keith Haring

Radiant: The Life and Line of Keith Haring

By Brad Gooch

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Keith Haring believed in art for everyone. As a pioneer of the pop art movement and a cultural icon synonymous with the evolution of New York City in the 80s and 90s, Haring’s iconic imagery is what accessible art for the public can be.

Keith Haring believed in art for everyone. As a pioneer of the pop art movement and a cultural icon synonymous with the evolution of New York City in the 80s and 90s, Haring’s iconic imagery is what accessible art for the public can be.

There's Always This Year: On Basketball and Ascension

Hardcover $32.00

There's Always This Year: On Basketball and Ascension

There's Always This Year: On Basketball and Ascension

By Hanif Abdurraqib

In Stock Online

Hardcover $32.00

Music and basketball and great Ohioans are just the start. MacArthur Genius Grant winner Abdurraqib plays with time and memory, intimacy and vulnerability, going away and coming home — and leaves everything on the court.

Music and basketball and great Ohioans are just the start. MacArthur Genius Grant winner Abdurraqib plays with time and memory, intimacy and vulnerability, going away and coming home — and leaves everything on the court.

American Flannel: How a Band of Entrepreneurs Are Bringing the Art and Business of Making Clothes Back Home

Hardcover $26.10 $29.00

American Flannel: How a Band of Entrepreneurs Are Bringing the Art and Business of Making Clothes Back Home

American Flannel: How a Band of Entrepreneurs Are Bringing the Art and Business of Making Clothes Back Home

By Steven Kurutz

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A story of hope and American ingenuity; of defying the odds (and conventional wisdom) to chase a dream. Sits nicely alongside Factory Man by Beth Macy.

A story of hope and American ingenuity; of defying the odds (and conventional wisdom) to chase a dream. Sits nicely alongside Factory Man by Beth Macy.

The Black Box: Writing the Race

Hardcover $27.00 $30.00

The Black Box: Writing the Race

The Black Box: Writing the Race

By Henry Louis Gates Jr.

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How do you build an identity? How do you build a community? Start with story. This is a masterclass in African American literature — and how it built a world — from the acclaimed author and professor.

How do you build an identity? How do you build a community? Start with story. This is a masterclass in African American literature — and how it built a world — from the acclaimed author and professor.

Until August: A novel

Hardcover $19.80 $22.00

Until August: A novel

Until August: A novel

By Gabriel García Márquez
Translator Anne McLean

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Nearly a decade after his death, the Nobel Prize Winning author Gabriel García Márquez’s final book will be out for publication. A meditation on love and morality, this is an essential novel from a monarch of 20th century literature.

Nearly a decade after his death, the Nobel Prize Winning author Gabriel García Márquez’s final book will be out for publication. A meditation on love and morality, this is an essential novel from a monarch of 20th century literature.

The Achilles Trap: Saddam Hussein, the C.I.A., and the Origins of America's Invasion of Iraq

Hardcover $31.50 $35.00

The Achilles Trap: Saddam Hussein, the C.I.A., and the Origins of America's Invasion of Iraq

The Achilles Trap: Saddam Hussein, the C.I.A., and the Origins of America's Invasion of Iraq

By Steve Coll

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Hardcover $31.50 $35.00

An unprecedented new look at America’s invasion of Iraq, The Achilles Trap includes sources never before published, including exclusive interviews, transcripts and audio files from Saddam Hussein himself.

An unprecedented new look at America’s invasion of Iraq, The Achilles Trap includes sources never before published, including exclusive interviews, transcripts and audio files from Saddam Hussein himself.

Ghost Town Living: Mining for Purpose and Chasing Dreams at the Edge of Death Valley

Hardcover $25.20 $28.00

Ghost Town Living: Mining for Purpose and Chasing Dreams at the Edge of Death Valley

Ghost Town Living: Mining for Purpose and Chasing Dreams at the Edge of Death Valley

By Brent Underwood

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Who didn’t want to move to the back of beyond in 2020? Brent Underwoood did, but read this before you move to an abandoned ghost town. Sometimes truth is stranger and more compelling than fiction.

Who didn’t want to move to the back of beyond in 2020? Brent Underwoood did, but read this before you move to an abandoned ghost town. Sometimes truth is stranger and more compelling than fiction.

Expiration Dates: A Novel (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Hardcover $24.30 $27.00

Expiration Dates: A Novel (B&N Exclusive Edition)

Expiration Dates: A Novel (B&N Exclusive Edition)

By Rebecca Serle

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Hardcover $24.30 $27.00

We’re always charmed by Rebecca Serle. One Italian Summer was a super fun B&N Book Club pick, and her latest is equally lovely, especially if you believe fate has a plan for you.

We’re always charmed by Rebecca Serle. One Italian Summer was a super fun B&N Book Club pick, and her latest is equally lovely, especially if you believe fate has a plan for you.

The Gourmand's Lemon. A Collection of Stories and Recipes

Hardcover $45.00 $50.00

The Gourmand's Lemon. A Collection of Stories and Recipes

The Gourmand's Lemon. A Collection of Stories and Recipes

By The Gourmand

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Hardcover $45.00 $50.00

Baking, cooking and cocktails: lemons are a bright pop in any recipe. This beautiful book is a great gift for any home cook or a person who aspires to taste summer all year round.

Baking, cooking and cocktails: lemons are a bright pop in any recipe. This beautiful book is a great gift for any home cook or a person who aspires to taste summer all year round.