Best New Books: Week of March 20, 2017

The following books, all publishing this week, received starred reviews in Booklist. Want to read our starred reviews before the books go on sale? Subscribe to Booklist!


Adult Fiction

best bunny best books The Gargoyle Hunters, by John Freeman Gill

 Infinity Engine, by Neal Asher

 The Lawrence Browne Affair, by Cat Sebastian

 Mississippi Blood, by Greg Iles

 Our Short History, by Lauren Grodstein

 A Simple Favor, by Darcey Bell


Adult Nonfiction

 The 1997 Masters: My Story, by Tiger Woods

 An Arrangement of Skin, by Anna Journey

 Café Neandertal: Excavating Our Past in One of Europe’s Most Ancient Places, by Beebe Bahrami

 Essential Pruning Techniques: Tress, Shrubs, and Conifers, by George E. Brown

 Hell’s Traces: One Murder, Two Families, Thirty-Five Holocaust Memorials, by Victor Ripp

 No One Cares About Crazy People: The Chaos and Heartbreak of Mental Health in America, by Ron Powers

 The Novel of the Century: The Extraordinary Adventure of Les Misérables, by David Bellos

 Sex and the Constitution: Sex, Religion, and Law from America’s Origins to the Twenty-First Century, by Geoffrey R. Stone


Youth Fiction

 Miss Ellicott’s School for the Magically Minded, by Sage Blackwood

 Nemesis, by Brendan Reichs


Youth Nonfiction

 Karl, Get Out of the Garden!: Carolus Linnaeus and the Naming of Everything, by Anita Sanchez



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Charlotte Chadwick is currently an intern for Booklist. A senior at Lake Forest College, she is studying creative writing and print and digital publishing. When she isn't writing short stories, there's nothing she enjoys more than drinking coffee and dodging questions about her post-grad plans.

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