Contemporary Fiction Books

Contemporary fiction books featured on Comet Readings.

Book Lovers by Emily Henry Publication date: May 3, 2022 Publisher: Berkley Hardcover: 384 Pages Publisher Description An insightful, delightful, instant #1 New York Times bestseller from the author of Beach Read and People We Meet on Vacation. One summer. Two rivals. A plot twist they didn’t see coming… Nora Stephens’ life is books—she’s read them all—and she is not that type of …

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True Biz by Sara Nović Publication date: April 5, 2022 Publisher: Random House Hardcover: 400 Pages Publisher Description ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS OF 2022—Oprah Daily, The Millions, Lit Hub, Publishers Weekly, BookPage True biz (adj./exclamation; American Sign Language): really, seriously, definitely, real-talk True biz? The students at the River Valley School for the …

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Memphis by Tara M. Stringfellow Publication date: April 5, 2022 Publisher: The Dial Press Hardcover: 272 Pages Publisher Description NATIONAL BESTSELLER • READ WITH JENNA BOOK CLUB PICK AS FEATURED ON TODAY • A spellbinding debut novel tracing three generations of a Southern Black family and one daughter’s discovery that she has the power to change her …

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The Next Thing You Know by Jessica Strawser Publication date: March 22, 2022 Publisher: St. Martin’s Press Hardcover: 352 Pages Publisher Description As an end-of-life doula, Nova Huston’s job―her calling, her purpose, her life―is to help terminally ill people make peace with their impending death. Unlike her business partner, who swears by her system of …

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Brown Girls by Daphne Palasi Andreades Publication date: January 4, 2022 Publisher: Random House Hardcover: 224 Pages Publisher Description ONE OF THE MOST ANTICIPATED BOOKS OF 2022—Bustle, Chicago Review of Books, Nylon, PopSugar, The Rumpus If you really want to know, we are the color of 7-Eleven root beer. The color of sand at Rockaway Beach …

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Wish You Were Here by Jodi Picoult Publication date: November 30, 2021 Publisher: Ballantine Books Hardcover: 336 Pages Publisher Description #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the author of Small Great Things and The Book of Two Ways comes “a powerfully evocative story of resilience and the triumph of the human spirit” (Taylor Jenkins Reid, author of Malibu Rising) Rights sold to …

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