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Nothing to See Here

by Kevin WILSON

Kevin Wilson’s best book yet—a moving and uproarious novel about a woman who finds meaning in her life when she begins caring for two children with remarkable and disturbing abilities

Lillian and Madison...

The Dutch House

by Ann Patchett

Ann Patchett, the New York Times bestselling author of Commonwealth and State of Wonder, returns with her most powerful novel to date: a richly moving story that explores the indelible bond between two siblings,...

Lost in the Spanish Quarter

by Heddi Goodrich

Told with the intimacy and ferocity of Elena Ferrante’s Neapolitan Novels and set in the passionate, intense, and crumbling neighborhood known as the Spanish Quarter of Naples, comes a tale of two students...

The Divers' Game

by Jesse Ball

From the inimitable mind of award-winning author Jesse Ball, a novel about an unsettlingly familiar society that has renounced the concept of equality—and the devastating consequences of unmitigated power


Small Silent Things

by Robin Page

A lyrical, haunting debut that explores the power of parenthood, identity, lust, and the legacy of trauma, as the lives of two neighbors are upended by ghosts from their past lives.

When the news of her mother’s...


by Nell Zink

A Recommended Book of 2019 from Vulture and Esquire

Two generations of an American family come of age—one before 9/11, one after—in this moving and original novel from the “intellectually restless, uniquely...

Hard Mouth

by Amanda Goldblatt

  • Counterpoint is proud to publishing the debut novel by this brilliant 2018 National Endowment for the Arts Creative Fellow, Amanda Goldblatt
  • Written with the sheer wit and exuberance of Nell Zink and the hypnotic...

  • Speaking of Summer

    by Kalisha Buckhanon

    A literary thriller about one woman's desperate search for her missing twin sister, a multi-layered mystery set against the neighborhoods of Harlem.

    On a cold December evening, Autumn Spencer's twin sister Summer...

    One Night in Georgia

    by Celeste O. Norfleet

    One of “The 17 Best Summer Reads of 2019” by Harper’s Bazaar!

    Set in the summer of 1968, a provocative and devastating novel of individual lives caught in the grips of violent history—a timely and poignant...

    America Was Hard to Find

    by Kathleen Alcott

    In the wake of an affair, the lives of an astronaut and a radical are forever altered by the political fault lines of the 1960s, setting off a series of events ricocheting from anti-Vietnam activism to the Apollo...

    [A Job You Mostly Won't Know How to Do]

    by Pete Fromm

  • An elegant and spare novel, widely appealing with commercial potential, The Job You Mostly Won't Know How to Do features characters of the American West, isolated by land and by their actions, building a life...

  • The Affairs of the Falcóns

    by Melissa Rivero

    A Recommended Book of 2019 from:

    Southern Living * Buzzfeed * The Huffington Post * Bustle * Fierce * Hip Latina * Ms. Magazine * Alma * Library Journal * The Rumpus * The Millions * Refinery29 * Electric Literature...

    A Woman Is No Man

    by Etaf Rum


    A New York Times Book Review Editors’ Choice • A Washington Post 10 Books to Read in March • An Amazon Best Book of the...

    The Flying Troutmans

    by Miriam Toews

    "A wry, scary, heartfelt ode to the traverses we have to make in life." ––Elle

    From the beloved and award-winning author of All My Puny Sorrows and A Complicated Kindness comes this reissue of Miriam Toews'...

    Swimming with Horses

    by Oakland Ross

    An unlikely friendship between Canadian teenager Sam Mitchell and South African bad girl Hilary Anson sparks a journey to untangle an unsolved mystery.

    Eighteen-year-old Hilary Anson’s startling good looks...

    Savage Conversations

    by LeAnne Howe

    • The historical effacement of Native Americans has seen some remedy in the arts of late, and Savage Conversations brings both those original crimes, and the crime of their erasure from our history, to a much...


    by Elizabeth Mccracken

    A sweeping and enchanting new novel from the widely beloved, award-winning author Elizabeth McCracken about three generations of an unconventional New England family who own and operate a candlepin bowling alley...

    Trouble No Man

    by Brian Hart

    American War meets Into the Wild in Brian Hart’s epic saga of one man’s struggle to survive a hostile world—tracing his path from a self-destructive, skateboarding youth in the 90s to the near future as...

    Fade Into You

    by Nikki Darling

    • This coming-of-age novel deals with growing up with a mix-raced identity in the San Gabriel Valley. Written in lush but irreverent prose, Fade into You—a reference to main character Nikki's love for marijuana—is...


    by Maryse Meijer

  • A sharp-edged modern fairy tale that reimagines a torrid romance as a kind of mythical monster story
  • A gorgeously designed literary object, Northwood is also a poetic novel-in-fragments; the book is packaged...