New Book Releases: October 22, 2019

Each Monday, I’ll catalog the biggest and most exciting adult and YA fiction — and the occasional nonfiction — coming out that week.

ALL THIS COULD BE YOURS, Jami Attenberg. A New Orleans family grapples with their dying real estate developer father’s legacy and history in this highly-anticipated novel. , .

INITIATED: MEMOIR OF A WITCH, Amanda Yates Garcia. Through poverty, sexism, and other misfortunes, a woman finds herself through her devotion to witchcraft. , .

AGENT RUNNING IN THE FIELD, John le Carré. A spy attempts to form a new London-based office, only to find trouble in the form of his young, Brexit-hating badminton partner. , .

LIFESTYLES OF GODS AND MONSTERS, Emily Roberson. A YA reimagining of the Ariadne-Theseus myth, in which Ariadne’s royal family are also the proprietors of a hugely popular reality TV show, The Labyrinth Contest. , .

I HOPE YOU GET THIS MESSAGE, Faraz Naz Rishi. Three teens grapple with family, friends, and survival as Earth’s destruction at the hands of another planet nears in this YA debut. , .

THE HOUSE OF BRIDES, Jane Cockram. A disgraced social media influencer returns to her dead mother’s family estate, discovering that its past — and present — is far darker than even her author mother could have predicted. , .

I’m a columnist for OneZero, where I write about the intersection of health & tech. Also seen at Elemental, The Atlantic, VICE, and Vox. Brooklyn, NY.

I’m a columnist for OneZero, where I write about the intersection of health & tech. Also seen at Elemental, The Atlantic, VICE, and Vox. Brooklyn, NY.