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F GONZALEZ Xochitl
A story that examines political corruption, familial strife and the very notion of the American dream-all while asking what it really means to weather a storm.
F HONEYMAN Gail
Eleanor loves self-imposed rules. But an unexpected event leads her to forge two unlikely friendships and question her current life trajectory.
Darius Kellner travels to Iran to meet his grandparents, but it is their next-door neighbor, who changes his life.
F AUSTIN Emily
A morbidly anxious woman stumbles into a job at a Catholic church and becomes obsessed with a mysterious death.
F CARTY-WILLIAMS Candice
After a messy break up from her long-term boyfriend, Queenie seeks comfort in all the wrong places.
Thrown out of their parents' home and moving in with their estranged sister after coming out as nonbinary, Ben De Backer struggles to find acceptance in a story about found friendship, family, and love.
F NELSON Caleb
A novel about two young Black artists in London falling in and out of love through the exploration of generational trauma and mental health.
F HOKEAH Oscar
A young Native American boy in a splintering family grasps for stability and love, making all the wrong choices until he finds a space of his own.
SF HAIG Matt
Nora Seed finds herself faced with the possibility of changing her life for a new one she must search within herself as she travels through the Midnight Library to decide what is truly fulfilling in life.
As Conor watches his mother succumb to cancer, Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window.
F KANG Lydia
Kang’s bustling, inspired historical mystery tackles drug addiction, vampirism, and deficiencies of medicine in New York at the end of the 19th century.
F HAMID Mohsin
A story of finding love, processing loss- both global and personal, and rediscovery in a time of unsettling change.
Raised in isolation, Tarisai yearns for the closeness she could have as one of the Crown Prince's Council of 11, but her mother, The Lady, has magically compelled Tarisai to kill the Crown Prince.
F HOANG Helen
A woman struggling with burnout learns to embrace the unexpected-and the man she enlists to help her.
F DE CADENET Gia
A romance about a man struggling to be his perfect self and a woman who is ready to break her "rules" for him.
F EMEZI Akwaeke
A young woman seeking joy while healing from loss, Feyi Adekola wants to learn how to be alive again. How far is she willing to go for a second chance at love?
Irby’s essays highlight the ups and downs of aging, marriage, and living with step-children in small-town Michigan.
A coming of age memoir about growing up Gay and gaining acceptance in a Pakistani family.
Poet and essayist Cathy Park Hong confronts thorny subjects, blending memoir, cultural criticism, and history.
Shook One details the Charlamagne’s mental health journey and life with anxiety.
Sánchez tallies the triumphs, delights, disappointments, and resurrections of her life in this memoir in essays.
A Northwestern University phycologist writes to provide a framework for healing and mental health specifically for Black women.
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Authors share their own struggles with mental illness, ranging from such topics as neurodiversity and addiction to OCD and PTSD.
Brown discusses vulnerability, shame, and the journey to bravery.
The editors bring together a dynamic group of Black writers, organizers, artists, academics, and cultural figures to discuss vulnerability, shame, and resilience.
A examination of evolving attitudes toward mental illness throughout history and the fight to end the stigma.