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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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.
January 2023 Upcoming Book Releases
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.
The Bandit Queens by Parini Shroff
An Indian woman doesn’t mind the rumors that she killed off her deadbeat husband until women coming seeking her “expert” advice.
Code Name Blue Wren by Jim Popkin
The lives of two sisters – one who hunted Cuban spies and one who became Cuba’s most deadliest agent against the United States.
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.
Spare by Prince Harry
A tell-all memoir from the second son of King Charles III and his first wife, Diana, Princess of Wales.
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 Nazi Conspiracy by Brad Meltzer and Josh Mensch
The Nazi plot to assassinate President Roosevelt, Joseph Stalin and Winston Churchill during their historic meeting in Iran in 1943.
The Mitford Affair by Marie Benedict
As WWII breaks out, novelist Nancy Mitford becomes suspicious that her sisters are in league with the Germans.
Locust Lane by Stephen Amidon
Suspicions for a teen’s death in a wealthy New England town fall on three teenagers whose parents are willing to do anything to protect their kids.
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.
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February 2023 Upcoming Book Releases
Someone Else’s Shoes by Jojo Moyes
A new divorcee struggling to cope when her husband cuts her off financially switches gym bags with a struggling mom finds confidence when trying on the other’s expensive heels.
Cold People by Tom Rob Smith
When Earth is invaded, the survivors try to build a society that will survive the subzero temperatures of Antarctica.
On the Savage Side by Tiffany McDaniel
An identical twin must confront the trauma of her childhood to keep her sister safe when a serial killer plagues their small Ohio town.
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 Porcelain Moon by Janie Chang
Near the end of WWI in France, a Chinese woman fleeing her family befriends a French woman whose secrets force them into a terrible decision.
Two Weeks Notice by Amy Porterfield
Online marketing expert Amy Porterfield shows you how to quit your corporate job and fulfill your dream of owning your own business.
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.
The Angel Maker by Alex North
A detective’s investigation of the murder of a professor leads her to suspect the case is connected to a teenager’s attack and to a serial killer said to be able to predict the future.
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.
March 2023 Upcoming Book Releases
Mothered by Zoje Stage
During the pandemic, a woman’s widowed mother moves in and their already strained relationship goes from bad to worse.
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.
I Will Find You by Harlan Coben
An innocent father serving life in prison for his son’s death breaks out of prison when he finds evidence that his son might be alive.
48 Clues Into the Disappearance of My Sister by Joyce Carol Oates
A beautiful woman disappears from a sleepy New England town and her sister looks for clues where she went, but maybe not out of sisterly affection.
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.
Two Wars and a Wedding by Lauren Willig
A disillusioned college grad who survived as a nurse during a conflict between Greece and Turkey takes her friend’s place when her friend decides to be a nurse in war-torn Cuba.
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.
April 2023 Upcoming Book Releases
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.
The House is on Fire by Rachel Beanland
In 1811, split-second decisions change the lives of four individuals when a packed theater goes up in flames in Richmond, Virginia.
Coronation Year by Jennifer Robson
When threats are made against the hotel the queen will pass on Queen Elizabeth II’s Coronation Day, its owner and residents must solve the mystery or risk losing their home.
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.
Camp Zero by Michelle Min Sterling
In a near future, the fates of a group of climate change survivors in Northern Canada interconnect in unexpected ways.
The Golden Doves by Martha Hall Kelly
A decade after they are their families were sent to Ravensbruck concentration camp, two female spies set out on a mission to seek justice for their loved ones.
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.
With My Little Eye by Joshilyn Jackson
An actress moves from LA to Atlanta to evade a stalker after receiving increasingly disturbing letters.
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.
May 2023 Upcoming Book Releases
The Half Moon by Mary Beth Keane
A marriage in crisis for the new owner of a bar and his lawyer wife who is struggling with infertility.
Warrior Girl Unearthed by Angeline Boulley
Despite her family being entangled in a high-profile murder investigation, a Native woman must fight for survival when tribeswomen go missing and grave robbers strike.
The Daydreams by Laura Hankin
Old secrets resurface in a reunion special for a popular early 2000s teenage drama that exploded on live tv and changed the actors lives forever.
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.
No Two Persons by Erica Bauermeister
A woman’s debut novel touches the life of nine readers in different ways, showcasing the power of books in our lives.
The Making of Another Major Motion Picture Masterpiece by Tom Hanks
Iconic American actor Tom Hanks pens his debut novel about a humble comic book that inspires a multi-million dollar superhero action film.
Yellowface by R. F. Kuang
A struggling white author publishes a deceased Asian-American author’s unfinished work under a pseudonym and struggles to keep her secret.
The True Love Experiment by Christina Lauren
A romance novelist who’s never been in love stars in a romance reality tv show where all the contestants are romance archtypes.
Someone Else’s Bucket List by Amy T. Matthews
An Instagram influencers dying wish is for her shy younger sister to finish out her very public bucket list.
Fourteen Days by Margaret Atwood
New York apartment residents build a sense of community during the pandemic, with each character narrated by a different famous literary author.
More Upcoming Book Releases 2023
The Paris Daughter by Kristin Harmel
After entrusting her daughter to her best friend with a daughter the same age, a woman returns after WWII ends searching for them, hearing rumors that only one daughter survived.
Love, theoretically by Ali Hazelwood
In a STEM romance, two rival physicists duke it out all while she is fake dating his brother.
The Whispers by Ashley Audrain
A young boy is critically injured after falling out a window. His mother refuses to speak and her friendship with the neighbors quickly unravel.
Hello Stranger by Katherine Center
A minor surgery leaves a woman with face blindness as she falls in love with two men at the same time.
Everyone Here is Lying by Shari Lapena
A girl goes missing hours after a fight with her father and all the neighbors want to spill the beans, but not all are telling the truth.
The Connellys of County Down by Tracey Lange
After serving in prison for a drug conviction, a woman moves in with her siblings and tries to rebuild her life.
What upcoming book releases are you most excited to read?