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Jones, Jenny B.
There you'll find me

Finley, a talented aspiring violinist, meets Beckett, a famous young movie star, on the way to her college semester abroad program in a small coastal village in Ireland. An unexpected romance emerges as the heartthrob Beckett leads the uptight Finley on an adventurous reawakening, and she emboldens him to take charge of his future, until the pressures of his stardom get in the way.Starring Jedidiah Goodacre, Rose Reid, and Katherine McNamara. In theatres May 14, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

Whitehead, Colson
The underground railroad

A young woman named Cora makes an amazing discovery during her attempt to break free from slavery in the deep south. Starring Thuso Mbedu, Aaron Pierre, and Amber Grey. Premieres on Amazon Prime May 14, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

Finn, A. J.
The woman in the window

An agoraphobic woman living alone in New York begins spying on her new neighbors only to witness a disturbing act of violence. Starring Amy Adams, Julianne Moore, and Gary Oldman. Premieres on Netflix May 14, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

Koryta, Michael.
Those who wish me dead

A teenage murder witness finds himself pursued by twin assassins in the Montana wilderness with a survival expert tasked with protecting him -- and a forest fire threatening to consume them all. Starring Angelina Jolie and Nicholas Hoult. In theatres and HBO Max May 14, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

Harper, Jane
The dry

Aaron Falk returns to his drought-stricken hometown to attend a tragic funeral. But his return opens a decades-old wound - the unsolved death of a teenage girl. Starring Eric Bana, Genevieve O'Reilly, and Keir O'Donnell. In theatres and on demand May 21, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

Lemire, Jeff.
Out of the deep woods

Sweet Tooth is a post-apocalyptic fairytale about a hybrid deer-boy and a wandering loner who embark on an extraordinary adventure. Starring Christian Convery and Nonso Anozie. "Sweet Tooth" premieres on Netflix June 4, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

King, Stephen
Lisey's story

A widow becomes the object of a dangerous stalker, obsessed with her husband's work. Starring Julianne Moore, Joan Allen, and Clive Owen. Premieres on Apple TV+ June 4, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

Logelin, Matthew.
Two kisses for Maddy

A father brings up his baby girl as a single dad after the unexpected death of his wife who died a day after their daughter's birth. Starring Kevin Hart and Alfre Woodard. "Fatherhood" will premiere on Netflix June 21, 2021.

Stewart, Trenton Lee.
The Mysterious Benedict Society

A group of gifted orphans are recruited by an eccentric, benefactor to go on a secret mission. Starring Tony Hale and Kristen Schaal. Premieres on Disney+ June 25, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

Moyes, Jojo
The last letter from your lover

A young journalist in London becomes obsessed with a series of letters she discovers that recounts an intense star-crossed love affair from the 1960s. Starring Shailene Woodley and Felicity Jones. Premieres on Netflix July 23, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

Highsmith, Patricia
Deep water

A well-to-do husband who allows his wife to have affairs in order to avoid a divorce becomes a prime suspect in the disappearance of her lovers. Starring Ben Affleck and Ana de Armas. In theatres August 13, 2021.

Herbert, Frank.
Dune

The son of a noble family is entrusted with the protection of the most valuable asset and most vital element in the galaxy. Starring Timothée Chalamet, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya, Oscar Isaac, and Javier Bardem. In theatres and on HBO Max October 1, 2021. Click here to watch the trailer.

Bridwell, Norman.
Clifford, the big red dog

A young girl's love for a tiny puppy named Clifford makes the dog grow to an enormous size. Starring Jack Whitehall and John Cleese. In theatres November 13, 2021.

Hannah, Kristin.
The nightingale

The lives of two sisters living in France are torn apart at the onset of World War II. Starring Elle Fanning and Dakota Fanning. In theatres December 22, 2021.

Christie, Agatha
Death on the Nile

A detective vacationing in Egypt becomes involved in a love triangle gone murderously bad. Starring Kenneth Branagh, Gal Gadot, and Armie Hammer. In theatres February 11, 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

Vaughan, Sarah
Anatomy of a scandal

Sophie's husband James is a loving father, a handsome man, a charismatic and successful public figure. And yet he stands accused of a terrible crime. Sophie is convinced he is innocent and desperate to protect her precious family from the lies that threaten to rip them apart. Kate is the lawyer hired to prosecute the case: an experienced professional who knows that the law is all about winning the argument. And yet Kate seeks the truth at all times. She is certain James is guilty and is determined he will pay for his crimes. Who is right about James? Sophie or Kate? Starring Sienna Miller, Michelle Dockery, and Rupert Friend. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Blume, Judy.
Are you there God? It's me, Margaret.

Faced with the difficulties of growing up and choosing a religion, a twelve-year-old girl talks over her problems with her own private God. Starring Abby Ryder, Rachel McAdams, and Kathy Bates. COMING SOON.

Oates, Joyce Carol
Blonde

A fictionalized chronicle of the inner life of Marilyn Monroe. Starring Ana de Armas, Adrian Brody, and Bobby Cannavale. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Haig, Matt.
A boy called Christmas

The true story of Father Christmas. It is a story that proves that nothing is impossible. A Boy Called Christmas is a tale of adventure, snow, kidnapping, elves, more snow, and a boy called Nikolas, who isn't afraid to believe in magic. Starring Henry Lawfull, Kristin Wigg, and Maggie Smith. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Lange, Erin Jade.
Butter

A lonely obese boy everyone calls "Butter" is about to make history. He is going to eat himself to death-live on the Internet-and everyone is invited to watch. Starring Alex Kersting, Mira Sorvino, and Annabeth Gish. COMING SOON to theatres.

Haywood, Sarah.
The cactus

For Susan Green, messy emotions don't fit into the equation of her perfectly ordered life. She has a flat that is ideal for one, a job that suits her passion for logic, and an "interpersonal arrangement" that provides cultural and other, more intimate, benefits. But suddenly confronted with the loss of her mother and the news that she is about to become a mother herself, Susan's greatest fear is realized. She is losing control. Enter Rob, the dubious but well-meaning friend of her indolent brother. As Susan's due date draws near and her dismantled world falls further into a tailspin, Susan finds an unlikely ally in Rob. She might have a chance at finding real love and learning to love herself, if only she can figure out how to let go. Starring Reese Witherspoon. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Chozick, Amy.
Chasing Hillary

Follows four journalists covering Hillary Clinton's failed presidential campaigns. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Collins, Sara.
The confessions of Frannie Langton

All of London is abuzz with the scandalous case of Frannie Langton, accused of the brutal double murder of her employers, renowned scientist George Benham and his eccentric French wife, Marguerite. Crowds pack the courtroom, eagerly following every twist, while the newspapers print lurid theories about the killings and the mysterious woman being tried at the Old Bailey. The testimonies against Frannie are damning. She is a seductress, a witch, a master manipulator, a whore. But Frannie claims she cannot recall what happened that fateful evening, even if remembering could save her life. She doesn't know how she came to be covered in the victims' blood. But she does have a tale to tell. COMING SOON to ITV.

Rooney, Sally.
Conversations with friends

Follows two Dublin college students, Frances and Bobbi, and the strange and unexpected connection they forge with married couple, Melissa and Nick. Starring Joe Alwyn, Sasha Lane and Jemima Kirke. COMING SOON to BBC/Hulu.

Reid, Taylor Jenkins.
Daisy Jones & the Six

Following the rise of Daisy Jones and The Six' rock band through the 70's LA music scene on their quest for worldwide icon status. Starring Riley Keough, Sam Claflin, and Suki Waterhouse. COMING SOON to Amazon Prime.

Macy, Beth.
Dopesick

A compassionate school doctor finds himself embroiled in a sinister corporate scheme that perpetuates America's opioid addiction crisis. Starring Rosario Dawson, Michael Keaton, and Kaitlyn Dever. COMING SOON to Hulu.

Jordan, Robert
The eye of the world

When The Two Rivers is attacked by Trollocs--a savage tribe of half-men, half-beasts--five villagers flee that night into a world they barely imagined, with new dangers waiting in the shadows and in the light. Starring Rosamund Pike, Daniel Henney, and Zoë Robins. "The Wheel of Time" is COMING SOON to Amazon Prime.

Harris, Robert
Fatherland

A British diplomat travels to Munich in the run-up to World War II, where a former classmate of his from Oxford is also en route, but is working for the German government. Starring Jeremy Irons and George McKay. "Munich" is COMING SOON to Netflix.

Asimov, Isaac
Forward the Foundation

A complex saga of humans scattered on planets throughout the galaxy all living under the rule of the Galactic Empire. Starring Lee Pace, Laura Birn, and Jared Harris. "Foundation" is COMING SOON to Apple TV+. Click here to watch the trailer.

Locke, Tembi
From scratch

A poignant and transporting cross-cultural love story set against the lush backdrop of the Sicilian countryside, where one woman discovers the healing powers of food, family, and unexpected grace in her darkest hour. Starring Zoe Saldana. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Sharpe, Tess .
Girls I've Been

A con artist named Nora uses her powers of persuasion and impersonation to get herself and her friends out of dangerous situations. Starring Millie Bobby Brown. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Coben, Harlan
Gone for good

Ten years ago, he lost two loved ones. When his fiancée disappears, he must uncover buried secrets — or lose everything. Starring Finnegan Oldfield, Garance Marillier, and Nailia Harzoune. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Greaney, Mark.
The Gray Man

To those who lurk in the shadows, he's known as the Gray Man. He is a legend in the covert realm, moving silently from job to job, accomplishing the impossible and then fading away. And he always hits his target. Always. But there are forces more lethal than Gentry in the world. Forces like money. And power. And there are men who hold these as the only currency worth fighting for. And in their eyes, Gentry has just outlived his usefulness. But Court Gentry is going to prove that, for him, there's no gray area between killing for a living and killing to stay alive. Starring Ryan Gosling, Chris Evans, and Ana De Armas. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Fitzhugh, Louise.
Harriet the spy

Eleven-year-old Harriet keeps notes on her classmates and neighbors in a secret notebook, but when some of the students read the notebook, they seek revenge. Featuring the voices of Beanie Feldstein, Jane Lynch, and Lacey Chabert. COMING SOON to Apple TV+.

Smith, Jennifer E.
Hello, goodbye, and everything in between

A pair of high school sweethearts recount their time together on the night before they head off to college. Starring Jordan Fisher and Talia Ryder. COMING SOON to theatres.

Grann, David.
Killers of the Flower Moon

Members of the Osage tribe in the United States are murdered under mysterious circumstances in the 1920s sparking a major F.B.I. investigation involving J. Edgar Hoover. Starring Leonardo DiCaprio and Robert DeNiro. COMING SOON to Apple+ and theatres.

Child, Lee.
Killing floor

Ex-military policeman Jack Reacher is a drifter. He's just passing through Margrave, Georgia, and in less than an hour, he's arrested for murder. Not much of a welcome. All Reacher knows is that he didn't kill anybody. At least not here. Not lately. But he doesn't stand a chance of convincing anyone. Not in Margrave, Georgia. Not a chance in hell. Starring Alan Ritchson. "Jack Reacher" is COMING SOON to Amazon Prime.

Gould, Howard Michael.
Last looks

A disgraced ex-cop seeks solace by moving to the woods, but his quiet life comes to an end when a private eye recruits him to investigate a murder. Starring Charlie Hunnam, Morena Baccarin, and Mel Gibson. COMING SOON to theatres.

Land, Stephanie
Maid

A single mother turns to housekeeping (to barely make ends meet) as she battles against poverty, homelessness, and bureaucracy. Starring Margaret Qualley, Andie MacDowell, and Nick Robinson. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Swift, Graham
Mothering Sunday

A maid living in post-World War I England secretly plans to meet with the man she loves before he leaves to marry another woman. Starring Olivia Colman, Colin Firth, and Josh O'Connor. COMING SOON to theatres.

Gannett, Ruth Stiles.
My father's dragon

Elmer Elevator searches for a captive Dragon on Wild Island and finds much more than he could ever have anticipated. COMING SOON to Netflix.

White, J. A.
Nightbooks

Imprisoned by Natacha, a witch, in a New York apartment, Alex must tell her a new scary story every night in order to stay alive. Starring Krysten Ritter and Winslow Fegley. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Moriarty, Liane.
Nine perfect strangers

Could ten days at a health resort really change you forever? These nine perfect strangers are about to find out. Starring Nicole Kidman, Regina Hall, and Melissa McCarthy. COMING SOON to Hulu. Click here to watch the trailer.

Perry, Thomas
The old man

A former CIA officer, living off the grid finds himself on the run from people who want to kill him. Starring Jeff Bridges, John Lithgow, and Amy Brenneman. COMING SOON to Hulu.

McManus, Karen M.
One of us is lying

When the creator of a high school gossip app mysteriously dies in front of four high-profile students all four become suspects. It's up to them to solve the case. Starring Marianly Tejada, Cooper van Grootel, Annalisa Cochrane, and Chibuikem Uche. COMING SOON to NBC Peacock.

Lee, Min Jin.
Pachinko

Follows one Korean family through the generations, beginning in early 1900s Korea with Sunja, the prized daughter of a poor yet proud family, whose unplanned pregnancy threatens to shame them all. Deserted by her lover, Sunja is saved when a young tubercular minister offers to marry and bring her to Japan. So begins a sweeping saga of an exceptional family in exile from its homeland and caught in the indifferent arc of history. Starring Lee Min-ho, Youn Yuh-jung, and Kim Min-ha. COMING SOON to Apple TV+.

Larsen, Nella
Passing

A black woman, passing for white, is married to a white man who is unaware of her heritage. Her childhood friend also looks white, but remained in the black community and is married to a successful black doctor. When the two friends are reunited after many years, they are forced to confront their lies and secret fears. Starring Tessa Thompson, Ruth Negga, and Alexander Skarsgård. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Slaughter, Karin
Pieces of her

When a Saturday afternoon trip to the mall with her mother suddenly explodes into violence, an adrift young woman's conception of her mother is forever changed. Starring Toni Collette and Bella Heathcote. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Rivers, Francine
Redeeming love

Set during the California Gold Rush, the story follows Angel, who was sold into prostitution as a young child, and the love she finds with a man named Michael. Starring Abigail Cowen, Nina Dobrev, and Eric Dane. COMING SOON to theatres.

Mandel, Emily St. John
Station eleven

One snowy night a famous Hollywood actor slumps over and dies onstage during a production of King Lear. Hours later, the world as we know it begins to dissolve. Moving back and forth in time-from the actor's early days as a film star to fifteen years in the future, when a theater troupe known as the Traveling Symphony roams the wasteland of what remains-this novel charts the strange twists of fate that connect five people: the actor, the man who tried to save him, the actor's first wife, his oldest friend, and a young actress with the Traveling Symphony, caught in the crosshairs of a dangerous self-proclaimed prophet. Starring Mackenzie Davis and Himesh Patel. COMING SOON to HBO Max.

Han, Jenny
The summer I turned pretty

Belly spends the summer she turns sixteen at the beach just like every other summer of her life, but this time things are very different. COMING SOON to Amazon Prime.

Saunders, George
Tenth of December

In the near future, convicts are offered the chance to volunteer as medical subjects to shorten their sentence. One such subject for a new drug capable of generating feelings of love begins questioning the reality of his emotions. "Escape from Spiderhead" COMING SOON to Netflix.

Perkins, Stephanie.
There's someone inside your house

A teenage girl is troubled by a series of murders occurring at her high school. Starring Sydney Park, Theodore Pellerin, Asjha Cooper. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Kay, Adam
This is going to hurt

The often hilarious, at times horrifying and occasionally heartbreaking, diaries of a former junior doctor, and the story of why he decided to hang up his stethoscope. Starring Ben Whishaw. COMING SOON to BBC.

DiCamillo, Kate.
The tiger rising

Rob, who passes the time in his rural Florida community by wood carving, is drawn by his spunky but angry friend Sistine into a plan to free a caged tiger. Starring Dennis Quaid, Queen Latifah, and Christian Convery. COMING SOON to theatres.

Adelstein, Jake.
Tokyo vice

A Western journalist working for a publication in Tokyo takes on one of the city's most powerful crime bosses. Starring Ansel Elgort, Ken Watanabe, and Rachel Keller. COMING SOON to HBO Max.

Vaughan, Brian K.
Unmanned

Set in a post-apocalyptic world, Y is the last surviving male human on the planet. Starring Ben Schnetzer, Olivia Thirlby, and Diane Lane. "Y: The Last Man" is COMING SOON to Hulu.

Nicholls, David
Us

The poignant and hilarious story of the Petersens during their vacation across Europe where the father Douglas tries to win back the love of his wife Connie and become reconciled with their son Albie. Starring Tom Hollander and Saskia Reeves. COMING SOON to PBS. Click here to watch the trailer.

Owens, Delia.
Where the crawdads sing

A woman who raised herself in the marshes of the deep South becomes a suspect in the murder of a man she was once involved with. Starring Daisy Edgar-Jones. COMING SOON to theatres.

Sittenfeld, Curtis.
You think it, I'll say it

Throughout the ten stories in You Think It, I'll Say It, Sittenfeld upends assumptions about class, relationships, and gender roles in a nation that feels both adrift and viscerally divided. With moving insight and uncanny precision, Curtis Sittenfeld pinpoints the questionable decisions, missed connections, and sometimes extraordinary coincidences that make up a life.Starring Kristen Wigg. COMING SOON to Apple TV+.