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May 2022 Most Anticipated New Book Releases

Notable upcoming books to be published in May 2022, limited to hardcover new releases

Nora Stephens’s life is books—she’s read them all—and she is not that type

Not the plucky one, not the laid-back dream girl, and especially not the sweetheart

In fact, the only people Nora is a heroine for are her clients, for whom she lands

With her celebrated humor, insight, and heart, beloved New York Times bestseller Emma Straub offers her own

Overworked and underpaid, constantly torn between speaking up or stifling herself, Izzy thinks there must be more