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Curious about what books will be released in the months ahead so you can pre-order or reserve them? Then click on the months below.

Please note we have not included every book that is coming out, but rather some that caught our eye --- and that we thought should catch yours as well.

March 2013


The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood - Fiction, Historical Fiction

W. W. Norton & Company | 9780393081428 | Published March 4, 2013

Claire struggles over the decision of whether to stay in a loveless marriage or follow the man she loves and whose baby she may be carrying. Decades earlier, in 1919, Vivien Lowe, an obituary writer, is searching for her lover who disappeared in the Great San Francisco Earthquake of 1906 --- Vivien helps others cope with their grief and begins to understand the devastation of her own terrible loss. The connection between Claire and Vivien will change the life of one of them in extraordinary ways.

The Obituary Writer by Ann Hood - Fiction

W. W. Norton & Company | 9780393081428 | Published March 4, 2013

Banished: Surviving My Years in the Westboro Baptist Church by Lauren Drain with Lisa Pulitzer - Memoir, Nonfiction

Grand Central Publishing | 9781455512423 | Published March 5, 2013

For the first 14 years of her life, Lauren Drain's childhood was fairly normal. However, once her atheist father was seduced by the charismatic leaders of the Westboro Baptist Church, her life suddenly became a frightening experience of religious fanaticism and cult-like mind control that lasted for years before she was banished from the group and forced out on her own.

Beautiful Nate: A Memoir of a Family's Love, a Life Lost, and Heaven's Promises by Dennis Mansfield - Christian, Memoir, Nonfiction

Howard Books | 9781451678512 | Published March 5, 2013

A leader in the evangelical public policy arena, Dennis Mansfield was a candidate for U.S. Congress in 2000 when he learned of his oldest son’s drug use. Though Dennis and his wife, Susan, turned their attention to helping drug addicts and their families, they were powerless to stop the death of their own son in 2009 at the age of 27. BEAUTIFUL NATE lucidly recounts these difficult years while painting a picture of what did and did not work in raising a child within the evangelical framework.

Born on a Mountaintop: On the Road with Davy Crockett and the Ghosts of the Wild Frontier by Bob Thompson - Biography, History, Nonfiction

Crown | 9780307720894 | Published March 5, 2013

In the road-trip tradition of Sarah Vowell and Tony Horwitz, Bob Thompson follows Davy Crockett's footsteps from the Tennessee river valley where he was born, to Washington, where he served three terms in Congress, and on to Texas and the gates of the Alamo, seeking out those who know, love and are still willing to fight over Davy's life and legacy.

Damascus Countdown by Joel C. Rosenberg - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Political Thriller, Suspense, Thriller

Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. | 9781414319704 | Published March 5, 2013

Israel has successfully launched a first strike on Iran, taking out all of their nuclear sites and six of their nuclear warheads --- and causing The Twelfth Imam to order a full-scale retaliation. In danger not only from the ongoing missile strikes on Iran but also from the increasingly hostile and suspicious governments of multiple countries, CIA operative David Shirazi and his team are in a race against time to find the remaining nuclear warheads before disaster strikes.

Days Like These: Even In The Darkest Moments, Light Can Shine Through by Kristian Anderson and Rachel Anderson - Christian, Memoir, Nonfiction

Zondervan | 9780310325833 | Published March 5, 2013

In DAYS LIKE THESE, Kristian Anderson shares his valiant fight with cancer. In his own words, Kristian leaves a powerful legacy for his wife Rachel, his two little boys, and the rest of the world, with an inspiring and faith-filled story of hope and the ultimate truth that light can shine through even in the darkest moments.

Deep Down by Deborah Coates - Fantasy, Fiction

Tor Books | 9780765329004 | Published March 5, 2013

Now that she has solved her sister's murder, Hallie Michaels has left the army and isn't sure what to do next. Her relationship with deputy Boyd Davies is tentative, there's still distance between her and her father, and she needs a job. The good news is, she hasn't seen a ghost in weeks. All that changes when she gets a call asking her to help an elderly neighbor who is being stalked by black dogs, creatures from the underworld that are harbingers of death.

Elders by Ryan McIlvain - Fiction

Hogarth | 9780307955692 | Published March 5, 2013

For nearly two years, American Elder McLeod has spent his days in Brazil studying the Bible and the Book of Mormon. His new partner is Elder Passos, a Brazilian who found salvation and solace in the church after his mother’s early death. When a beautiful woman and her husband offer the missionaries a chance to be heard and put all of their practice to good use, they must confront their own long-held beliefs and doubts, and the simmering tensions at the heart of their friendship.

Everybody Matters: My Life Giving Voice by Mary Robinson - Nonfiction

Walker & Company | 9780802779649 | Published March 5, 2013

One of the most inspiring women of our age, Mary Robinson has spent her life in pursuit of a fairer world, becoming a powerful and influential voice for human rights around the globe. Displaying a gift for storytelling and remembrance, Robinson reveals, in Everybody Matters, what lies behind the vision, strength, and determination that made her path to prominence as compelling as any of her achievements.