Take a look ahead at all the upcoming book releases this year. Find out what the most-anticipated upcoming book releases are in the coming months.
What is it about a new book release that gets my heart pumping?
I may have a to-read list as tall as a mountain and a bookshelf already overflowing with books, but I still simply can’t resist upcoming book releases.
Instead of fighting my desire to read all the new books out, I’m embracing my penchant for finding the next great book.
If you love new book releases as much as I do, enjoy this list of all the upcoming book releases that have caught my eye. This upcoming book releases list is constantly updating, so be sure to come back and check again soon.
Every month, I update this list, removing books already published and adding upcoming book releases that catch my eye. Don’t worry, if you are looking for books published earlier this year, I’ve still got you covered.
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September 2022 Upcoming Book Releases
The Marriage Portrait by Maggie O’Farrell
In Renaissance Italy, Lucrezia de Medici unexpectedly marries her late sister’s fiance and ponders the nature of her new husband as she sits for a marriage portrait.
The Two Lives of Sara by Catherine Adel West
A pregnant Black woman tries to escape her past by settling in 1960s Memphis where she falls in love with a schoolteacher and tries to end segregation.
Fairy Tale by Stephen King
A teenage boy discovers the entrance to a parallel world where good and evil are at war and it’s up to him and his dog to save both worlds.
The Butcher and The Wren by Alaina Urquhart
In the Louisiana bayou, forensic pathologist Dr. Wren Muller gets drawn into a deadly cat-and-mouse game with a brutal serial killer.
Lucy by the Sea by Elizabeth Strout
When the pandemic hits, Lucy Barton leaves her life in New York City to live in isolation with her ex-husband in Maine.
Dreamland by Nicholas Sparks
A small-town farmer falls in love with an aspiring musician and their lives are changed when they meet a woman fleeing an abusive husband.
The Kiss Curse by Erin Sterling
When a new coven comes to town and her powers begin to fade, Gwyn and her archrival must fight to save the town, while fighting their chemistry, as well.
The Winners by Fredrick Backman
In the long-awaited final book in the Beartown series, a small-town hockey town must grapple with what happened two years ago and decide what makes a family and a community.
Shrines of Gaiety by Kate Atkinson
Nellie Coker has built an empire amid the nightlife of London in the Roaring Twenties, but success breeds enemies.
Foul Lady Fortune by Chloe Gong
In 1931 Shanghai, the ageless spy Rosalind Chang must go undercover posing as the wife of another spy to investigate a series of murders.
Spells for Forgetting by Adrienne Young
A small superstitious town is rocked when a suspected killer returns to bury his mother and confront his high school sweetheart.
The Golden Enclaves by Naomi Novik
In book three of the series, instead of enjoying her post-school life, El must return to the Scholomance to uncover the true nature of the enclaves.
October 2022 Upcoming Book Releases
Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng
In a dystopian America, a boy searches out the works of his missing mother, a dissident whose poetry has been banned for being unpatriotic
The First To Die at the End by Adam Silvera
Prequel to TikTok sensation They Both Die at the End. The lives of two strangers are changed forever when one of them learns his date of death and the other does not.
All I Want for Christmas by Maggie Knox
Two country singers who can’t stand each other are forced to fake a relationship to compete in a reality singing competition.
Mad Honey by Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan
A divorced woman starting over after an abusive relationship is shocked when her teen son is accused of the murder of a classmate.
Before I Do by Sophie Cousens
On the night before her wedding, the “guy who got away” shows up and Audrey must decide whether to continue with her wedding.
It Starts With Us by Colleen Hoover
With her divorce settled, Lily must navigate her jealous ex-husband when she runs into her first love.
The Boys from Biloxi by John Grisham
Two teenage best friends find themselves on opposite sides of the law when one’s father becomes a prosecutor and the other’s father becomes a crime boss.
Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver
A modern retelling of David Copperfield about a boy in the American South whose life is shaped by institutional poverty.
The Last Chairlift by John Irving
A man whose mother was a competitive skier returns to the hotel where he was conceived to learn the truth about his mother’s past.
The Passenger by Cormac McCarthy
After a 16-year hiatus, Cormac McCarthy returns with the first book in a two-part series. A diver investigates a crashed jet while haunted by his past.
The Atlas Paradox by Olivie Blake
The five new members of the Alexandrian society must decide where their loyalties lie when they learn their leader’s plans.
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More Upcoming Book Releases 2022
Friends, Lovers, and the Big Terrible Thing by Matthew Perry
The Friends star gives a behind-the-scenes look at the sitcom and a frank discussion of his battle with addiction.
The Prisoner by B. A. Paris
After marrying a billionaire with a lavish lifestyle, a woman wakes up a prisoner in a pitch-black room and begins to feel safer than she was with her husband.
We Are the Light by Matthew Quick
A widower takes in a grieving teenager and his act of kindness magically revives their small town.
Secluded Cabin Sleeps Six by Lisa Unger
A weekend getaway turns into a nightmare when three couples rent a remote cabin in the woods.
Now is Not The Time to Panic by Kevin Wilson
Two lonely teenagers become friends and create a poster that they secretly place all over their small town, creating a panic.
The Last Party by Clare Mackintosh
A wealthy real estate developer throws a big party for the entire village and winds up dead by the end of the night.
Scattered Showers by Rainbow Rowell
A short story collection of nine love stories, including a holiday adventure for Rowell’s character Simon Snow.
The Light We Carry by Michelle Obama
The former First Lady teaches strategies to help you find hope and balance in an uncertain world.
The Wilderwomen by Ruth Emmie Lang
Two sisters, one who can see the future and the other who can access other’s memories, search for their mother who vanished one day.
Stella Maris by Cormac McCarthy
After a 16-year hiatus, Cormac McCarthy returns with the second book in a two-part series. A doctoral candidate in mathematics is diagnosed with paranoid schizophrenia.
A World of Curiosities by Louise Penny
When the children of a murdered woman return to Three Pines, Armand Gamache and Jean-Guy Beauvoir try to find answers.
A Quiet Life by Ethan Joella
The lives of a man grieving his wife’s death, a mother waiting for news of her daughter’s disappearance and a vet-in-training intersect in surprising ways.
The Light Pirate by Lily Brooks-Dalton
As climate change wrecks the country, a girl born during a hurricane grows and adapts to an ever-changing world.
The Last Invitation by Darby Kane
Two women investigate a powerful foundation of vigilante women who kill men who behave badly toward women.
Screaming on the Inside by Jessica Grose
Explaining the roots of modern motherhood, Jessica Grose explains why our expectations of American motherhood today are unsustainable and harmful.
The Key to My Heart by Lia Louis
A widow begins to find love again when someone starts leaving her sheet music of her husband’s favorite songs.
Upcoming Book Releases 2023
The Villa by Rachel Hawkins
While on a girls’ trip, a woman tries to solve a long-ago murder at an Italian villa that sparked a bestselling horror novel.
The Stolen Heir by Holly Black
In a new Elfhame duology, Jude’s brother Oak embarks on a dangerous quest with the changeling queen Suren.
Good for a Girl by Lauren Fleshman
A championship female distance runner shares her journey and shows how competitive sports are failing women and girls.
All the Dangerous Things by Stacy Willingham
A woman with crippling insomnia turns to a true crime podcaster to help her solve the disappearance of her toddler.
Hell Bent by Leigh Bardugo
Sequel to Ninth House. Alex Stern must dive into the society’s deepest secrets to rescue Darlington from puragtory.
The Mitford Affair by Marie Benedict
As WWII breaks out, novelist Nancy Mitford becomes suspicious that her sisters are in league with the Germans.
How to Sell a Haunted House by Grady Hendrix
Estranged siblings try to sell their childhood home when strange things begin to happen.
Exiles by Jane Harper
Federal Investigator Aaron Falk returns to investigate the disappearance of a mother in South Australian wine country.
Maame by Jessica George
When Maddie moves out on her own, she begins to learn the joys and perils of putting her heart on the line and begins to understand her unconventional family.
Mothered by Zoje Stage
During the pandemic, a woman’s widowed mother moves in and their already strained relationship goes from bad to worse.
I Have Some Questions For You by Rebecca Makkai
A podcaster returns to her high school boarding school and begins to wonder if the police arrested the right person in the murder of her classmate decades ago.
The Writing Retreat by Julia Bartz
A competition at a month-long writing retreat grows even fiercer when one writer disappears and strange things begin to happen around the estate.
The Crane Husband by Kelly Barnhill
A teenage girl must do whatever it takes to protect her family when her mother falls into the thrall of a crane.
A Day of Fallen night by Samantha Shannon
A standalone prequel to The Priory of the Orange Tree. The tale of three women who shaped the world for generations to come.
What Have We Done by Alex Finlay
Decades later, a group of teens from an abusive group home reunites when someone begins killing them one by one.
Hello Beautiful by Ann Napolitano
A close-knit family is torn apart when the dark past of the oldest’s daughter’s college boyfriend comes to light.
Evil Eye by Etaf Rum
A Palestinian woman whose life begins to implode realizes that the conservative upbringing she thought she escaped has lasting consequences on her and her daughters’ lives.
The Mostly True Story of Tanner & Louise by Colleen Oakley
A video game addict reluctantly accepts a job as a live-in caretaker to an elderly woman and begins to suspect she is an infamous jewel thief.
Hang the Moon by Jeannette Walls
During Prohibition, a young woman working as a bootlegger is determined to be accepted by her rich family which cast her out a decade ago.
The Soulmate by Sally Hepworth
After a woman her husband knew falls to her death outside their seaside cottage, Pippa begins to wonder if she jumped or if she was pushed.
Before We Were Innocent by Ella Berman
Ten years after being acquitted of wrongdoing in their friend’s death in Greece, two women are caught up in an awfully similar crime.
Homecoming by Kate Morton
When her grandmother falls, Jess returns home to Australia and discovers a surprising link to a notorious cold case from 1959.
The London Séance Society by Sarah Penner
A Parisian spiritualist and her assistant travel to London to help solve a high-profile murder and become entangled in the crime.
Happy Place by Emily Henry
At their friends’ annual summer vacation, Harriet and Wyn fake that they’re still the perfect couple, even though they broke up six months ago.
In the Lives of Puppets by TJ Klune
A man and his odd family of robots must band together to rescue a fatherly inventor android after he is captured.
The Ferryman by Justin Cronin
Unrest begins to spread in the society an island utopia where implants monitor your health levels and nothing is at it once seemed.
What upcoming book releases are you most excited to read?