Lists and Suggestions

List: New Fiction in August

Moreno-Garcia, Silvia

In 1970s Mexico City, Maite, a secretary with a penchant for romance novels, searches for her missin...

Adams, Sara Nisha

Working at the local library, Aleisha reads every book on a secret list she found, which transports...

Burke, James Lee

After hopping off a boxcar in early 1960s Denver, aspiring novelist Aaron Holland Broussard meets an...

Alderson, Kaia

The first Black women allowed to serve in the army, Grace Steele and Eliza Jones, helping form the 6...

Hawkins, Paula

Three women unknown to each other are each questioned in connection with the gruesome murder of a yo...

Lange, Tracey

When twenty-nine-year-old Sunday Brennan wakes up in a Los Angeles hospital, bruised and battered af...

Penny, Louise

When a visiting professor spreads lies so that fact and fiction are so confused it's near impos...

Hoang, Helen

When she suddenly loses her ability to play the violin, Anna Sun must learn to listen to her heart ...

Pearce, A.J.

A young wartime advice columnist, Emmeline Lake, must tackle a life-changing dilemma between doing h...

Jones, Stephen Graham

Protected by horror movies -- especially the ones where the masked killer seeks revenge on a world t...

Awad, Mona

A college professor with chronic back pain, painkiller dependence, and a failed marriage, meets thre...

Krueger, William Kent

In this prequel to the acclaimed Cork O'Connor series, 12-year-old Cork stumbles upon the body ...

Rochon, Farrah

When it comes to personal training, Taylor Powell kicks serious butt. Unfortunately, her bills are p...

Feito, Virginia

When someone suggests that the protagonist in her husband's latest book is based on her, Mrs. M...

Baker, Chandler

When Nora meets a group of high-powered women whose husbands are supportive, unlike her own, she dis...

Ahmed, Nawaaz

Working as a political activist in the early days of the Obama presidency, Seema still struggles wit...

King, Stephen

Billy Summers is a man in a room with a gun. He's a killer for hire and the best in the busines...

Murphy, Julie

On their second adventure through the magic mirror, Abby and Jonah find themselves in the Cinderell...

Stevens, Chevy

When Hailey McBride decides to run away from an unbearable living situation, she thinks that her out...

Chin, Y.Z.

After another taxing day as the sole female employee at her New York City tech startup, Edwina comes...

Preston, Douglas J.

When completely exsanguinated bodies are found in Savannah, Georgia, FBI Agent Pendergast investiga...

McConaghy, Charlotte

Inti Flynn arrives in Scotland with her twin sister, Aggie, to lead a team of biologists tasked with...

Heller, Peter

Trying to return to normalcy after a young life filled with loss, Jack takes a job as a guide for th...

Parker, Lucy

After being kicked off by judge Dominic De Vere on a baking-competition show, an otherwise successf...

Hirahara, Naomi

Released from a Japanese internment camp in 1944, Aki Ito moves to Chicago to be with her sister, Ro...

Collins, Megan

When her twin brother's body is found in the family plot, 26-year-old Delilah returns home to h...

Slimani, Leila

Mathilde, a spirited young Frenchwoman, falls in love with Amine, a handsome Moroccan soldier in the...

Jones, Sandie

While in Portugal for her brother-in-law’s wedding to Ali, who rubs everyone the wrong way, Rachel...