From fantasy sequels to highly anticipated thrillers, 2022’s best new cut ever

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  • We’ve rounded up the best-rated and best-selling fiction books of 2022 so far.
  • These selections include new historical fiction, romance, fantasy and science fiction books.
  • For more great books, check out the best books of 2022 so far, according to Goodreads.

Each year brings great new books to shelves everywhere, but it can be overwhelming to sort through the hundreds of titles to find a book that truly stands out from the rest. Fortunately, with reviews from readers, booksellers, and editors, the most catchy new books are still on top.

To create this list of recommendations, we’ve gathered readers’ favorite new fiction books from a variety of sources. good readingbestseller lists audible and Libro.fm and book readers can’t stop talking about it on social media. From fantasy sequels to heartbreaking historical fiction, here are some of the best new fiction from 2022 so far.

The best fiction books of 2022 so far: