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    The 33 Most Exciting New Books Of 2018

    Here are the books we can't wait to read in 2018! (Ranked in no particular order.)

    1. Barracoon: The Story of the Last Slave by Zora Neale Hurston

    2. The Female Persuasion by Meg Wolitzer

    3. The Recovering: Intoxication and Its Aftermath by Leslie Jamison

    4. An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

    5. Tangerine by Christine Mangan

    6. Feel Free by Zadie Smith

    7. The Mars Room by Rachel Kushner

    8. Everything Here Is Beautiful by Mira T. Lee

    9. Freshwater by Akwaeke Emezi

    10. The Largesse of the Sea Maiden by Denis Johnson

    11. How to Write an Autobiographical Novel by Alexander Chee

    12. Florida by Lauren Groff

    13. That Kind of Mother by Rumaan Alam

    14. The House of Impossible Beauties by Joseph Cassara

    15. Look Alive Out There by Sloane Crosley

    16. The House of Broken Angels by Luis Alberto Urrea

    17. Not That Bad: Dispatches from Rape Culture by Roxane Gay

    18. The Friend by Sigrid Nunez

    19. The Third Hotel by Laura Van Den Berg

    20. What Are We Doing Here? by Marilynne Robinson

    21. Awayland by Ramona Ausubel

    22. Heart Berries by Terese Marie Mailhot

    23. The Afterlives by Thomas Pierce

    24. Sick by Porochista Khakpour

    25. You Think It, I'll Say It by Curtis Sittenfeld

    26. Census by Jesse Ball

    27. The Merry Spinster by Mallory Ortberg

    28. Creative Quest by Questlove

    29. The Pisces by Melissa Broder

    30. The Curse of the Boyfriend Sweater: Essays on Crafting by Alanna Okun

    31. A Lucky Man by Jamel Brinkley