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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. On Netflix July 6, 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

Austen, Jane
Persuasion

Spinster Anne Elliot is reunited with the love of her life eight years after rejecting his proposal of marriage at the behest of her snobbish family. Now he has returned a captain in the Royal Navy, while her family has fallen on hard times. She still loves him, but can he ever forgive her for being persuaded otherwise? Starring Dakota Johnson, Cosmo Jarvis, and Henry Golding. On Netflix July 15, 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

Isaka, Kōtarō
Bullet train

Five assassins aboard a fast moving bullet train find out their missions have something in common. Starring Zazie Beetz, Brad Pitt, and Sandra Bullock. In theatres July 15, 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

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. On Netflix July 22, 2022. 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. In theatres July 22, 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

Vaughan, Brian K.
Paper girls.

In the early hours after Halloween of 1988,four 12-year-old newspaper delivery girls uncover the most important story of all time. Suburban drama and otherworldly mysteries collide in this smash-hit series about nostalgia, first jobs, and the last days of childhood. Starring Ali Wong, Adina Porter, and Nate Cordry. Premieres on Amazon Prime Video July 29, 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

Gaiman, Neil.
The doll's house

Upon escaping after decades of imprisonment by a mortal wizard, Dream, the personification of dreams, sets about to reclaim his lost equipment. Starring Tom Sturridge, Kirby Howell-Baptiste, and Jenna Coleman. "The Sandman" premieres on Netflix August 5, 2022. Click here to watch the teaser trailer.

Martin, George R. R.
Fire & blood

The story of the House Targaryen set 200 years before the events of "Game of Thrones." Starring Matt Smith, Olivia Cooke, and Paddy Constantine. "House of the Dragon" premieres on HBO August 21, 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

Todd, Anna.
After ever happy

As a shocking truth about a couple's families emerges, the two lovers discover they are not so different from each other. Tessa is no longer the sweet, simple, good girl she was when she met Hardin — any more than he is the cruel, moody boy she fell so hard for. Starring Hero Fiennes Tiffin and Josephine Langford. On Amazon Prime Video August 24, 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

King, Stephen
'Salem's Lot

A writer travels to a town where the people become vampires. Starring Spencer Treat Clark, Lewis Pullman, and Bill Camp. In theatres September 9, 2022.

Chainani, Soman.
The School for Good and Evil

A group of boys and girls are taken to an institution where they are trained to become fairy tale-like heroes and villains. Starring Charlize Theron, Kerry Washington, and Laurence Fishburne. Premieres on Netflix September 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

Oates, Joyce Carol
Blonde

A fictionalized chronicle of the inner life of Marilyn Monroe. Starring Ana de Armas, Adrian Brody, and Bobby Cannavale. On Netflix September 23, 2022. Click here to watch the trailer.

Palacio, R. J.
White bird

A young Jewish girl hidden away by a boy and his family in Nazi-occupied France during World War II. Starring Helen Mirren and Gillian Anderson. In theatres October 14, 2022.

Waber, Bernard.
Lyle, Lyle, crocodile

Lyle the crocodile causes a neighborhood feud while trying to win the friendship of Mr. Grump's frightened cat, Loretta. Featuring the voices of Javier Bardem and Constance Wu. In theatres November 18, 2022.

Kantor, Jodi
She said

New York Times reporters Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor break one of the most important stories in a generation — a story that helped launch the #MeToo movement and shattered decades of silence around the subject of sexual assault in Hollywood. Starring Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan. In theatres November 18, 2022.

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 23, 2022.

Backman, Fredrik
A man called Ove

A grumpy yet loveable man finds his solitary world turned on its head when a boisterous young family moves in next door. Starring Tom Hanks. "A Man Called Otto" premieres in theatres December 25, 2022.

Gaiman, Neil.
Anansi boys

Twenty years after the death of Anansi, the trickster god, his sons, who are complete opposites, meet for the first time. One vows to teach the other how to lighten up and have a little fun ... just like dear old dad. Starring Sir Lenny Henry. COMING SOON to Amazon Prime Video.

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.

Collins, Suzanne.
The ballad of songbirds and snakes

In the prequel to "The Hunger Games," young Coriolanus Snow must mentor the tribute from District 12 during the tenth hunger games. Starring Rachel Zegler and Tom Blyth. COMING SOON.

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.

Walker, Alice
The color purple

The musical adaptation of Alice Walker's novel about the life-long struggles of an African American woman living in the south during the early 1900s will star Fantasia Barrino, Danielle Brooks, and Taraji P. Henson. COMING SOON.

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. 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. Starring Karla-Simone Spence, Sophie Cookson, and Stephen Campbell Moore. COMING SOON to ITV.

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.

Dolan, Naoise
Exciting times

An intimate, bracingly intelligent debut novel about a millennial Irish expat who becomes entangled in a love triangle with a male banker and a female lawyer. Starring Phoebe Dynevor. COMING SOON to Amazon Prime Video.

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.

Leary, Ann.
The good house

Life for New England realtor Hildy Good begins to unravel when she hooks up with an old flame from New York. Starring Sigourney Weaver and Kevin Kline. COMING SOON.

King, Stephen
If it bleeds

When Mr. Harrigan dies, the teen who befriended and did odd jobs for him, puts his smart phone in his pocket before burial and when the lonely youth leaves his dead friend a message, he is shocked to get a return text. Starring Donald Sutherland and Jaeden Martell. "Mr. Harrigan's Phone" is COMING SOON to Netflix.

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.

Ringland, Holly
The lost flowers of Alice Hart

After her family suffers a tragedy, nine-year-old Alice Hart is forced to leave her idyllic seaside home. She is taken in by her grandmother, June, a flower farmer who raises Alice on the language of Australian native flowers, a way to say the things that are too hard to speak. Under the watchful eye of June and the women who run the farm, Alice settles, but grows up increasingly frustrated by how little she knows of her family's story. In her early twenties, Alice's life is thrown into upheaval again, forcing her to flee to the dramatically beautiful central Australian desert. In this otherworldly landscape Alice thinks she has found solace, until she meets a charismatic and ultimately dangerous man. Starring Sigourney Weaver. COMING SOON to Prime Video.

Knoll, Jessica.
Luckiest girl alive

A woman in New York, who seems to have things under control, is faced with a trauma that makes her life unravel. Starring Mila Kunis, Connie Britton, and Finn Wittrock. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Ferrante, Elena.
The lying life of adults

A girl in search of her true reflection in a divided Naples: the Naples of the heights, which assumes a mask of refinement, and the Naples of the depths, a place of excess and vulgarity. Starring Valeria Golino. COMING SOON to Netflix. Click here to watch the official announcement.

Horowitz, Anthony
Magpie murders

When Susan receives crime writer Alan Conway's latest manuscript the editor begins to suspect there is another story hidden in the pages that may involve a real murder. Starring Leslie Manville and Conleth Hill. COMING SOON to PBS Masterpiece.

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.

Thomas, Angie.
On the come up

When sixteen-year-old Bri, an aspiring rapper, pours her anger and frustration into her first song, she finds herself at the center of a controversy. Starring Da'Vine Joy Randolph, Mike Epps, and Method Man. COMING SOON to Paramount+.

Draper, Sharon M.
Out of my mind

A brilliant, impatient fifth-grader with cerebral palsy discovers a technological device that will allow her to speak for the first time. Starring Phoebe-Rae Taylor. COMING SOON to Disney+.

McQuiston, Casey.
Red, white & royal blue

The son of America's first female president falls in love with England's handsome prince. Starring Taylor Zakhar Perez and Nicholas Galitzine. COMING SOON.

Gowda, Shilpi Somaya.
Secret daughter

Explores powerfully and poignantly the emotional terrain of motherhood, loss, identity, and love through the experiences of two families--one Indian, one American--and the child that binds them together. Starring Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Sienna Miller. COMING SOON

Zevin, Gabrielle.
The storied life of A.J. Fikry

When his most prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, is stolen, bookstore owner A. J. Fikry begins isolating himself from his friends, family and associates before receiving a mysterious package that compels him to remake his life. Starring Kunal Nayyar, Lucy Hale, and Christina Hendricks. COMING SOON to theatres.

Taddeo, Lisa.
Three women

In this intimate, haunting portrayal of American female desire, three women are on a crash course to radically overturn their lives. Starring Betty Gilpin, DeWanda Wise and Shailene Woodley. COMING SOON to Showtime. Click here to watch the teaser trailer.

DeLillo, Don.
White noise

A year in the life of Jack Gladney. He and his fourth wife, Babette, bound by their love, fear of death, and four ultramodern offspring, navigate the rocky passages of family life to the background babble of brand-name consumerism. Then a lethal black chemical cloud, unleashed by an industrial accident, floats over there lives, an "airborne toxic event" that is a more urgent and visible version of the white noise engulfing the Gladneys. Starring Adam Driver and Greta Gerwig. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Donoghue, Emma
The wonder

A village in 1850s Ireland is mystified by what appears to be a miracle--a little girl seems to be thriving after months without food. Starring Florence Pugh. COMING SOON to Netflix.

Howey, Hugh.
Wool

Men and women live in a giant silo underground with a lot of regulations which they think are supposed to protect them from the toxic and ruined world on the surface. Starring Rebecca Ferguson, Rashida Jones, and David Oyelowo. COMING SOON to Apple TV+.