Looking for November reading recommendations? Here are some of our favorite November titles—check them out at your local library, today!
Orphans of the Carnival by Carol Birch
From the Booker short-listed author of Jamrach’s Menagerie comes the extraordinary, moving, and unsettling tale of a woman, branded a freak from birth, who becomes an international sensation but longs for genuine human connection.
The Shores of Tripoli by James L. Haley
The first novel in a brilliant new series by award-winning historian James L. Haley, featuring young midshipman Bliven Putnam as he begins his naval service aboard the U.S.S. Enterprise.
First Light by Bill Rancic
A moving debut novel about love, family, and survival against all odds from beloved entrepreneur and reality TV star Bill Rancic.
Swing Time by Zadie Smith
Dazzlingly energetic and deeply human, Swing Time is a story about friendship and music and stubborn roots, about how we are shaped by these things and how we can survive them.
Victoria: The Queen by Julia Baird
The story of the passionate, sensuous Queen Victoria, lover of her husband Albert, mother of nine children, the woman who built an empire and found a new life after her husband’s death. New research brings Victoria to vivid life in a sweeping, page-turning new biography, by a stunning new writer.
Night School by Lee Child
Discover the thriller series that The New York Times calls “utterly addictive.” After eleven straight global #1 bestsellers, Lee Child sends readers back to school with the most explosive Jack Reacher novel yet.