The Maid

By Nita Prose

The Maid

This cozy whodunit is a joy from the first page to the last.

Beasts of the Earth: A Novel

This gritty, lyrical exploration of the human condition lacks a soul.

Edited

By Barry Lyga

Edited

A clever though largely unsatisfying meta tale.

L.A. Weather

By María Amparo Escandón

L.A. Weather

A Mexican American family navigates change in an exuberant, complicated city brought vividly to life.

Last Night in Brighton

By Massoud Hayoun

Last Night in Brighton

At loose ends, a gay Arab Jew seeks, well, something in Brooklyn.

The Sunshine Girls: A Novel

On sisterhood, friendship, and the secret lives of our mothers.

They’re Going to Love You: A Novel

A young woman grapples with ballet and her complicated family.

The Last Days of Terranova

By Manuel Rivas; translated by Jacob Rogers

The Last Days of Terranova

This challenging, surrealism-adjacent tale rewards readers’ efforts.