2022 Book Releases to Get Excited About

Expect highly-anticipated titles from Emma Straub, Akwaeke Emezi, Rebecca Serle, and more!

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If you've finally completed your 2021 TBR pile, prepare yourself for 2022's stacked lineup of new releases. Expect an incredible mix of fiction including Rebecca Serle's One Italian Summer and Kai Harris's What the Fireflies Knew (one of the first titles from Phoebe Robinson's new imprint), as well as powerful memoirs like Viola Davis's Finding Me. Excited yet? Find our running list of the most anticipated books of 2022 to pre-order now, ahead.

Rachel Epstein is an editor at Marie Claire, where she writes and edits culture, politics, and lifestyle stories ranging from op-eds to profiles to ambitious packages. She also manages the site’s virtual book club, #ReadWithMC. Offline, she’s likely watching a Heat game, finding a new coffee shop, or analyzing your cousin's birth chart—in no particular order.