New England Book Alert

NEIBA_Book_AlertBuyers and Booksellers Get Your Advanced Reading Here. All you have to do is click on the contact for each publisher and tell them you would like to receive an advance reading copy.

 

 

 

FICTION

THE SALT HOUSE


By Lisa Duffy (Kingston MA)

Set over the course of a summer in the coastal town of Alden, Maine, Lisa Duffy’s heartbreaking yet hopeful debut novel traces the lives of a young family trying to move on in the aftermath of tragedy. Told in alternating perspectives and illuminating the intersections of love, grief, and hope, The Salt House is an unforgettable novel that ultimately proves the resilience of the human spirit.

Touchstone/Simon & Schuster

9781501156557          Trade paperback                  $16.00

Publication Date: June 13, 2107

Contact: sydney.morris@simonandschuster.com

 

 

MEMOIR

TO THE NEW OWNERS

By Madeleine Blais (Amherst, MA)

To the New Owners is Madeleine Blais’s charming, evocative memoir of her in-laws’ vacation house on Martha’s Vineyard. More than that, it is a portrait of the Vineyard itself and an elegy for a special place—an adored retreat that also measured changes in the lives of her family.

Grove Atlantic – Atlantic Monthly Press

9780802126573          Hardcover                  $26.00

Publication Date: July 4, 2017

Contact: Becca Putman, bputman@groveatlantic.com

 

 

NON – FICTION

DOGS ARE BETTER THAN PEOPLE

By Lori Bradley-Millstein (New Bedford, MA)

One woman’s transformative journey from armchair sympathizer to animal activist. Powerful, funny and heartbreaking, with captivating human and animal characters. A mystery ensues as the author detects and confronts a devious charity swindler. Memoir set in the contrasting landscape of gritty mill cities and sweeping coastal farmlands of southeastern Massachusetts.

iAnimal Press

9780998507910          Paperback                  $16.00

Contact: Lori Bradley-Millstein, loribradley@comcast.net