Books To Read If You Like Celeste Ng

22 Mar 2018

Celeste Ng is the New York Times bestselling author of the incredibly popular literary fiction novels Little Fires Everywhere and Everything I Never Told You. Her first novel, Everything I Never Told You, won the Amazon best book of the year award in 2014 and also received the Hopwood Award, Massachusetts Book Award, the Asian/Pacific American Award for Literature and the ALA’s Alex Award. If you are a fan of her amazing work, we think you will absolutely adore these brand new literary fiction novels!

Books To Read If You Like Celeste Ng

The Mystery of Julia Episcopa

John I. Rigoli & Diane Cummings

Release Date: January 12, 2018

In the age of Emperor Domitian, a Roman nobleman named Julia flees the city. Hiding beneath her robes are secrets that men will kill for. Two centuries later, famed archeologists Vella and Erika Simone stumble upon a piece of parchment leading straight to Julia and the legacy she died to protect. They soon find themselves caught in the middle of a Vatican battle that threatens to destroy the papacy.

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Cascading Petals

Jane C. Brady

Release Date: December 5, 2017

Despite years of bullying, Jewel heart has retained her sweet and kind attitude. She has a great life, a great family, and beauty. But she has always struggled to obtain the one things she truly wants… to belong. When she meets Kaiden Carter, things start to look up. On the surface he seems perfect, but Jewel can’t shake the feeling that everything is not quite as it seems.

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The Italian Teacher

Tom Rachman

Release Date: March 20, 2018

Conceived while his father, Bear, traveled around Rome in the 1950s, Pitch has learned that Bear’s genius trumps all. When Bear abandons his family, Pinch strives to get the attention of his father. He first tries to become a painter, then writing his father’s biography, and eventually settling for a job as an Italian teacher in London. When Bear dies, Pitch hatches a scheme to secure his father’s legacy.

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The Balcony

Jane Delury

Release Date: March 27, 2018

The Balcony explores what happens if our homes could tell the stories of others who lived there before us. It is a century-spanning portrit of the inhabitants of a French village that reveals the deception, despair, love, and longing that is beneath the surface of ordinary lives.

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The Gunners

Rebecca Kauffman

Release Date: March 20, 2018

The Gunners follows the story of Mikey Callahan, a thirty-year-old that is suffering from the clouded vision of macular degeneration. He constantly struggles to make human connections and the story begins with him trying to reconnect with a group of childhood friends called ‘The Gunners’ after one of the members commits suicide.

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Alternate Side

Anna Quindlen

Release Date: March 20, 2018

From the New York Times bestselling author of Miller’s Valley and Still Life comes a story about a tight-knit neighborhood and a happy marriage are exposed by an unexpected act of violence… Nora Nolan has a very happy life with her husband Nolan. Her neighborhood has become a safe haven and tranquil village among the urban craziness of New York City. Then one morning, Nora returns home to discover a terrible incident.

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