You Should Have Known by Jean Hanff Korelitz - A successful New York City oncologist with the perfect family she always wanted has her life turned upside down after her husband goes missing and a chain of horrible revelations send her reeling.
Jami Attenberg, in her fourth and newest novel, The Middlesteins, gives us the rare sort of novel that captures exactly how it feels to live these days through the prism of a family in a very idiosyncratic culture, i. a Jewish culture.
The People of Forever are Not Afraid, Shani Boianjiu (September This novel, about the life of three teenage girls in the Israeli Defense Forces, is being billed as The Things They Carried meets Mean Girl
The Forgetting River: A Modern Tale of Survival, Identity, and the Inquisition, by: Doreen Carvajal. The unexpected and moving story of an American journalist who works to uncover her family’s long-buried Jewish ancestry in Spain.