Best New Books: Week of March 26, 2018

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


Adult Fiction

 Bash Bash Revolution, Douglas Lain

 Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff, by Sean Penn

 Glimpse, by Jonathan Maberry

 Jackrabbit Smile, by Joe R. Lansdale

 The Other Mother, by Carol Goodman

 The Queens of Innis Lear, by Tessa Gratton

 A Road to Damascus, by Meedo Taha

 Tangerine, by Christine Mangan


Adult Nonfiction

 The Life of Mark Twaine: The Early Years, 1835-1871, by Gary Scharnhorst

 Redemption: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Last 31 Hours, by Joseph Rosenbloom

The Sun Does Shine: How I Found Life and Freedom on Death Row, by Anthony Ray Hinton and Lara Love Hardin


Youth Fiction

 Hurricane Child, by Kheryn Callender

 Not If I Save You First, by Ally Carter

The Place between Breaths, by An Na



About the Author:

is currently a publishing intern for Booklist. After graduating from the University of Iowa Undergrad Writers' Program, she was an editorial apprentice at The Onion and began writing book reviews for The A.V Club. Elena reports on comedy for Chicago Mag and continues to appreciate what dogs and good movie theater seats can do for this world.

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