Penguin Random House Night

Join us for an evening of refreshments, and a peek and Penguin Random House's upcoming season. Brian Contine, our Penguin Sales Rep, will be joined by our Random House Sales Reps, Liz Sullivan and Emily Smolarek. Each will be telling us about upcoming titles they're excited about. All preview titles will be 20% off. 

Event date: 

Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 6:30pm

Event address: 

2342 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005
The Secret, Book & Scone Society Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781496712370
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - October 31st, 2017

From New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams comes the first in an intriguing new series set within a quirky small-town club where the key to happiness, friendship--or solving a murder--can all be found within the pages of the right book . . .


The Fallen Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399576713
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - July 18th, 2017

From New York Times-bestselling Southern crime master Ace Atkins comes a rollicking, suspenseful tale of bank robbers, good ole boy politicians, truck stop women, and one decent man crazy enough to fight them all.


Alias Grace (Movie Tie-In Edition) Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9780525562672
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Published: Anchor Books - September 19th, 2017

Soon to be a 6-part Netflix original mini-series: in Alias Grace, the bestselling author of The Handmaid's Tale takes readers into the life of one of the most notorious women of the nineteenth century.


Wagging Through the Snow Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781496712981
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - September 26th, 2017

"If you like dogs, you'll love Laurien Berenson's Melanie Travis mysteries " --Joanne Fluke, New York Times bestselling author

Melanie Travis needs a little peace from her busy life this Christmas. But the usual holiday hubbub is a joy compared to the killer surprise she finds tucked underneath the tree . . .


The Flight Attendant Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385542418
Availability: Not Yet Published
Published: Doubleday Books - March 13th, 2018

From the New York Times bestselling author of The Guest Room, a powerful story about the ways an entire life can change in one night: A flight attendant wakes up in the wrong hotel, in the wrong bed, with a dead man - and no idea what happened.


Meddling Kids Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385541992
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Doubleday Books - July 11th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

"Freaky pleasure...it scratches a nostalgic itch for those who grew up on Saturday morning Scooby-Doo cartoons and sugar-bombed breakfast cereal"
--USA Today

"Deliriously wild, funny and imaginative. Cantero is an original voice."
--Charles Yu, author of How to Live in a Science Fictional Universe


Grant Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9781594204876
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Published: Penguin Press - October 10th, 2017

Pulitzer Prize winner Ron Chernow returns with a sweeping and dramatic portrait of one of our most compelling generals and presidents, Ulysses S. Grant.


The Midnight Line: A Jack Reacher Novel Cover Image
$28.99
ISBN: 9780399593482
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Delacorte Press - November 7th, 2017

#1 New York Times bestselling author Lee Child returns with a gripping new powerhouse thriller featuring Jack Reacher, "one of this century's most original, tantalizing pop-fiction heroes" (The Washington Post).


Need to Know Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781524797027
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Ballantine Books - January 23rd, 2018

"Prediction: If you read chapter one, you'll read chapter two. If you read chapter two, you'll miss dinner, stay up far too late, and feel tired at work tomorrow. This is that kind of book. Superb."--Lee Child

In pursuit of a Russian sleeper cell on American soil, a CIA analyst uncovers a dangerous secret that will test her loyalty to the agency--and to her family.


Don't Let Go Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780525955115
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Published: Dutton Books - September 26th, 2017

With unmatched suspense and emotional insight, Harlan Coben explores the big secrets and little lies that can destroy a relationship, a family, and even a town in this powerful new thriller.


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The Address Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781524741990
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Published: Dutton Books - August 1st, 2017

THE NATIONAL BESTSELLER

Fiona Davis, author of The Dollhouse, returns with a compelling novel about the thin lines between love and loss, success and ruin, passion and madness, all hidden behind the walls of The Dakota--New York City's most famous residence.


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The Marsh King's Daughter Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735213005
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - June 13th, 2017

THE INTERNATIONAL BESTSELLER

"Brilliant....About as good as a thriller can be."--The New York Times Book Review

" A] nail-biter perfect for Room fans."--Cosmopolitan

"Sensationally good psychological suspense."--Lee Child


Lone Wolf Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780786041480
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Pinnacle Books - August 29th, 2017

In the first of a thrilling new series, FBI Special Agent Meg Jennings and Hawk, her loyal search-and-rescue Labrador, must race against time as they zero in on one of the deadliest killers in the country . . .


Before It's Too Late Cover Image
$25.00
ISBN: 9781496704436
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Published: Kensington Publishing Corporation - September 26th, 2017

In this powerful K-9 crime thriller, FBI Special Agent Meg Jennings and her trusted search-and-rescue Labrador, Hawk, must race against the clock before a diabolical killer strikes again...


The Trespasser Cover Image
$17.00
ISBN: 9780143110385
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Published: Penguin Books - August 8th, 2017

New York Times bestselling author Tana French is "required reading for anyone who appreciates tough, unflinching intelligence and ingenious plotting" (The New York Times). She "inspires cultic devotion in readers" (The New Yorker) and is "the most important crime novelist to emerge in the past 10 years" (Washington Post).


I Know a Secret: A Rizzoli & Isles Novel Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780345543882
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ballantine Books - August 15th, 2017

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER - Jane Rizzoli and Maura Isles--the inspiration for the smash hit TNT series--continue their bestselling crime-solving streak, as they pursue a shadowy psychopath keeping secrets and taking lives.

"Suspense doesn't get smarter than this."--Lee Child


Munich Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780525520269
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - January 16th, 2018

From the internationally best-selling author of Fatherland and the Cicero Trilogy--a new spy thriller about treason and conscience, loyalty and betrayal, set against the backdrop of the fateful Munich Conference of September 1938.


The Salt Line Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735214316
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - September 5th, 2017

In the spirit of Station Eleven and California, award-winning novelist Holly Goddard Jones offers a literary spin on the dystopian genre with this gripping story of survival and humanity about a group of adrenaline junkies who jump "the Salt Line."

How far will they go for their freedom--once they decide what freedom really means?


The Weight of This World Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780399173110
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons - March 7th, 2017

Critically acclaimed author David Joy, whose debut, Where All Light Tends to Go, was hailed as "a savagely moving novel that will likely become an important addition to the great body of Southern literature" (The Huffington Post), returns to the mountains of North Carolina with a powerful story about the inescapable weight of the past.


The Sandman Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9781524732240
Availability: Not Yet Published
Published: Knopf Publishing Group - March 6th, 2018

The #1 internationally best-selling thriller from the author of The Hypnotist tells the chilling story of a manipulative serial killer and the two brilliant police agents who must try to beat him at his own game.


The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye: A Lisbeth Salander Novel, Continuing Stieg Larsson's Millennium Series Cover Image
$27.95
ISBN: 9780451494320
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Published: Knopf Publishing Group - September 12th, 2017

INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BEST SELLER

Lisbeth Salander is back with a vengeance.

The series that began with The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo continues as brilliant hacker Lisbeth Salander teams up with journalist Mikael Blomkvist to uncover the secrets of her childhood and to take revenge.


A Stranger in the House Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9780735221123
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Published: Pamela Dorman Books - August 15th, 2017

In this neighborhood, danger lies close to home. A domestic thriller packed full of secrets, and a twisty story that never stops--from the bestselling author of The Couple Next Door


I Was Anastasia Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9780385541695
Availability: Not Yet Published
Published: Doubleday Books - March 27th, 2018

Ariel Lawhon, a rising star in historical suspense, unravels the extraordinary twists and turns in Anna Anderson's 50-year battle to be recognized as Anastasia Romanov. Is she the Russian Grand Duchess, a beloved daughter and revered icon, or is she an imposter, the thief of another woman's legacy?

Countless others have rendered their verdict. Now it is your turn.


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A Legacy of Spies Cover Image
$28.00
ISBN: 9780735225114
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Viking - September 5th, 2017

#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

The undisputed master returns with a riveting new book--his first Smiley novel in more than twenty-five years


The Usual Santas: A Collection of Soho Crime Christmas Capers Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781616957759
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Soho Crime - October 24th, 2017

Finally: the perfect stocking stuffer for the crime fiction lover in your life With a foreword by CWA Diamond Award-winner Peter Lovesey, these eighteen delightful holiday stories by your favorite Soho Crime authors contain laughs, murders, and plenty more.


Two Girls Down Cover Image
$25.95
ISBN: 9780385542494
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Doubleday Books - January 9th, 2018

"Opening this book is like arming a bomb--the suspense is relentless and the payoff is spectacular. Lead character Alice Vega is sensational--I want to see lots more of her."--Lee Child, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Jack Reacher series


The Widows of Malabar Hill Cover Image
$26.95
ISBN: 9781616957780
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Soho Crime - January 9th, 2018

1920s India: Perveen Mistry, Bombay's first female lawyer, is investigating a suspicious will on behalf of three Muslim widows living in full purdah when the case takes a turn toward the murderous. The author of the Agatha and Macavity Award-winning Rei Shimura novels brings us an atmospheric new historical mystery with a captivating heroine.


The Snowman (Movie Tie-In) Cover Image
By Jo Nesbo, Don Bartlett (Translator)
$9.99
ISBN: 9780525435921
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Published: Vintage Crime/Black Lizard - September 26th, 2017

Inspector Harry Hole tracks a Norwegian serial killer in this installment of Jo Nesbo's New York Times bestselling series. Now a Major Motion Picture starring Michael Fassbender.


Bonfire Cover Image
$26.00
ISBN: 9781524759841
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Crown Archetype - November 7th, 2017

Can you ever outrun your past?

From actress, producer, and writer Krysten Ritter, a gripping, tightly wound suspense novel about a woman forced to confront her past in the wake of small-town corruption


Leona: The Die Is Cast Cover Image
$16.95
ISBN: 9781590518823
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Published: Other Press (NY) - August 1st, 2017

This best-selling Scandinavian thriller follows its troubled heroine as she investigates a high-profile robbery for Stockholm's Violent Crimes Division.


A Gentleman in Moscow Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780670026197
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Published: Viking - September 6th, 2016

More than 750,000 readers have fallen in love with the New York Times bestseller A Gentleman in Moscow

"How delightful that in an era as crude as ours this finely composed novel stretches out with old-World elegance." --The Washington Post

"'The Grand Budapest Hotel' and 'Eloise' meets all the Bond villains." --TheSkimm


The Chalk Man Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9781524760984
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Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - January 9th, 2018

The must-read thriller of 2018, this riveting and relentlessly compelling psychological suspense debut weaves a mystery about a childhood game gone dangerously awry that will keep readers guessing right up to the shocking ending


Artemis Cover Image
$27.00
ISBN: 9780553448122
Availability: Coming Soon - Available for Pre-Order Now
Published: Crown Publishing Group (NY) - November 14th, 2017

The bestselling author of The Martian returns with an irresistible new near-future thriller--a heist story set on the moon.

Jazz Bashara is a criminal.