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Best New Books: Week of December 4, 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

 At the End of the Century, by Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

 The Blood, by E. S. Thomson

 Broken Ground, by Val McDermid

 The Dakota Winters, by Tom Barbash

 Into the Night, by Sarah Bailey

 Milkman, by Anna Burns

 Mr. Campion’s War, by Mike Ripley Severn

 You’re Deadby Chris Knopf


Adult Nonfiction

 The Collected Poems of Bertolt Brecht, by Bertolt Brecht, ed. and tr. by Tom Kuhn and David Constantine

 The Deadly Deep: The Definitive History of Submarine Warfare, by Iain Ballantyne

 Handel in London: A Genius and His Craft, by Jane Glover

 Mrs. Moreau’s Warbler: How Birds Got Their Names, by Stephen Moss


Youth Fiction

 Never Evers, by Tom Ellen and Lucy Ivison

 Owls Are Good at Keeping Secrets: An Unusual Alphabet, by Sara O’Leary, illus. by Jacob Grant

 Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful, by Arwen Elys Dayton


Youth Nonfiction

 Beavers, Rachel Poliquin, illus. by Nicholas John Frith

About the Author:

Ken Otani is a recent graduate from the MA English Language and Literature program at Central Michigan University. He enjoys reading sci-fi and fantasy novels, and he likes dreaming up his own magical worlds during his free time.

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