February’s Best New Book Buys

We have the latest reads for the month, and there is plenty to suit your taste.

Feel Free, Zadie Smith

Smith dissects the world one pop-culture at a time in her totally unique writing tone. From Madonna to global warming, not one aspect of our daily lives is left out. It’s a perfect book to while away a Sunday afternoon.

An American Marriage by Tayari Jones

The story revolves around Roy and Celestial, newlyweds with a seemingly perfect life from the outside— until Roy is arrested for a crime he didn’t commit. Through seven years of imprisonment, the couple’s letters reveal the unraveling of their marriage in more ways than one.

The Art of Vanishing by Laura Smith

With the looming of her impending marriage, Laura Smith finds herself wrapped up by the disappearance of Barbara Newhall Follett, a trailblazing author and adventurer who left behind an unhappy marriage and vanished without a trace in 1939. This gripping novel follows Smith as her tireless search takes her on an intriguing adventure.