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Favorite Monthly Lists & Picks

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Favorite Monthly Lists & Picks

Each month, we share top book picks from Indie Next and LibraryReads, as well as the Target Book Club title and Costco's "Buyer's Pick." We also feature a number of other prominent picks, including Oprah’s Book Club, the Barnes & Noble Book Club, Reese's Book Club, Jenna Bush Hager's "Read with Jenna" Today Show Book Club, the "Good Morning America" Book Club, and Simon & Schuster’s Book Club Favorites.

You can see previous years' features here: 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014.
 



FEBRUARY 2023

Indie Next
#1 Pick: HOW TO SELL A HAUNTED HOUSE by Grady Hendrix
BIG SWISS by Jen Beagin
EXILES by Jane Harper
DON'T FEAR THE REAPER by Stephen Graham Jones
SECRETLY YOURS by Tessa Bailey
PANDORA by Susan Stokes-Chapman
GEORGIE, ALL ALONG by Kate Clayborn
BRUTES by Dizz Tate
MAAME by Jessica George
THE GUEST LECTURE by Martin Riker
B.F.F.: A Memoir of Friendship Lost and Found by Christie Tate
RADIANT SIN by Katee Robert
THE REUNION by Kayla Olson
LOOKING FOR JANE by Heather Marshall
STONE BLIND by Natalie Haynes
THE MITFORD AFFAIR by Marie Benedict
OUR SHARE OF NIGHT written by Mariana Enriquez, translated by Megan McDowell
THE APPLICANT by Nazlı Koca
REALLY GOOD, ACTUALLY by Monica Heisey
THE HOUSE OF EVE by Sadeqa Johnson
DECENT PEOPLE by De'Shawn Charles Winslow
EVERYONE IN MY FAMILY HAS KILLED SOMEONE by Benjamin Stevenson
THE CHINESE GROOVE by Kathryn Ma
HOURGLASS by Keiran Goddard
EASTBOUND written by Maylis De Kerangal, translated by Jessica Moore

LibraryReads
Top Pick: THE WRITING RETREAT by Julia Bartz
THE CRANE HUSBAND by Kelly Barnhill
A DAY OF FALLEN NIGHT by Samantha Shannon
FOR HER CONSIDERATION by Amy Spalding
THE HOUSE OF EVE by Sadeqa Johnson
I HAVE SOME QUESTIONS FOR YOU by Rebecca Makkai
IT'S ONE OF US by J.T. Ellison
THE LAST TALE OF THE FLOWER BRIDE by Roshani Chokshi
THE NEIGHBOR FAVOR by Kristina Forest
TAKE THE LEAD: A Dance Off Novel, by Alexis Daria

Target Book Club
THE MEMORY LIBRARIAN: And Other Stories of Dirty Computer, by Janelle Monáe (Click here for more)

Costco's "Buyer's Pick"
SOMETHING WILDER by Christina Lauren (Click here for more)

Barnes & Noble Book Club
THE SNOW HARE by Paula Lichtarowicz (Click here for more)

Reese's Book Club
Reese's February pick will be announced on February 7th.

Jenna Bush Hager's "Read with Jenna" Today Show Book Club
MAAME by Jessica George (Click here for more)

"Good Morning America" Book Club
RIVER SING ME HOME by Eleanor Shearer (Click here for more)

Simon & Schuster's Book Club Favorites
THE HOUSE OF EVE by Sadeqa Johnson (Click here for more)
 



JANUARY 2023

Indie Next
#1 Pick: AGE OF VICE by Deepti Kapoor
THE NEW LIFE by Tom Crewe
ALL THE DANGEROUS THINGS by Stacy Willingham
HELL BENT by Leigh Bardugo
SAM by Allegra Goodman
MS. DEMEANOR by Elinor Lipman
JUST THE NICEST COUPLE by Mary Kubica
BETTER THE BLOOD: A Hana Westerman Thriller by Michael Bennett
THE SURVIVALISTS by Kashana Cauley
THE VILLA by Rachel Hawkins
THE BANDIT QUEENS by Parini Shroff
THE NIGHT TRAVELERS by Armando Lucas Correa
IN THE TIME OF OUR HISTORY by Susanne Pari
THE DELUGE by Stephen Markley
MOONRISE OVER NEW JESSUP by Jamila Minnicks
LOST IN THE MOMENT AND FOUND by Seanan McGuire
THE BLACKHOUSE by Carole Johnstone
BAD CREE by Jessica Johns
BLAZE ME A SUN: A Novel About a Crime written by Christoffer Carlsson, translated by Rachel Willson-Broyles
I KEEP MY EXOSKELETONS TO MYSELF by Marisa Crane
REEF ROAD by Deborah Goodrich Royce
EMILY WILDE'S ENCYCLOPEADIA OF FAERIES: Book One of the Emily Wilde Series, by Heather Fawcett
EVERYBODY KNOWS by Jordan Harper
CITY UNDER ONE ROOF by Iris Yamashita
THE DREAM BUILDERS by Oindrila Mukherjee

LibraryReads
Top Pick: GEORGIE, ALL ALONG by Kate Clayborn
ALL THE DANGEROUS THINGS by Stacy Willingham
BACK IN A SPELL: A Witches of Thistle Grove Novel by Lana Harper
BAD CREE by Jessica Johns
THE BANDIT QUEENS by Parini Shroff
THE DUKE GETS EVEN: The Fifth Avenue Rebels, by Joanna Shupe
EMILY WILDE'S ENCYCLOPEADIA OF FAERIES: Book One of the Emily Wilde Series, by Heather Fawcett
EVERYONE IN MY FAMILY HAS KILLED SOMEONE by Benjamin Stevenson
EXES & O'S by Amy Lea
THE HOUSE IN THE PINES by Ana Reyes

Target Book Club
IN THE TIME OF OUR HISTORY by Susanne Pari (Click here for more)

Costco's "Buyer's Pick"
THE MAID by Nita Prose (Click here for more)

Barnes & Noble Book Club
THE BANDIT QUEENS by Parini Shroff (Click here for more)

Reese's Book Club
THE HOUSE IN THE PINES by Ana Reyes (Click here for more)

Jenna Bush Hager's "Read with Jenna" Today Show Book Club
SAM by Allegra Goodman (Click here for more)

"Good Morning America" Book Club
AGE OF VICE by Deepti Kapoor (Click here for more)

Simon & Schuster's Book Club Favorites
THE BLACKHOUSE by Carole Johnstone (Click here for more)