John Green, the beloved author of The Fault in Our Stars, has written a new novel, and it’s FREE for anyone who joins Book of the Month. Turtles All The Way Down has an expected publication date of October 10th, 2017 by Dutton Books for Young Readers. Sixteen-year-old Aza never intended to pursue the mystery of fugitive billionaire Russell Pickett, but there’s a hundred-thousand-dollar reward at stake and her Best and Most Fearless Friend, Daisy, is eager to investigate. So together, they navigate the short distance and broad divides that separate them from Russell Pickett’s son, Davis. Continue reading
The Blinds: A Novel by Adam Sternbergh has a publication date of August 1st 2017 by Ecco Publishing. SYNOPSIS: A blistering thriller from the Edgar-nominated author of Shovel Ready—a speculative modern Western with elements of Cormac McCarthy, Jim Thompson, and the Coen brothers that is wickedly funny, razor-sharp, and totally engrossing. Imagine a place populated by criminals-people plucked from their lives, with their memories altered, who’ve been granted new identities and a second chance. Welcome to The Blinds, a dusty town in rural Texas populated by misfits who don’t know if they’ve perpetrated a crime, or just witnessed one. What’s clear to them is that if they leave, they will end up dead. Continue reading
Little and Lion: A Novel by Brandy Colbert has a publication date of August 8th 2017 by Little, Brown. SYNOPSIS: A stunning novel on love, loss, identity, and redemption, from Publishers Weekly Flying Start author Brandy Colbert. When Suzette comes home to Los Angeles from her boarding school in New England, she isn’t sure if she’ll ever want to go back. L.A. is where her friends and family are (along with her crush, Emil). And her stepbrother, Lionel, who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, needs her emotional support. Continue reading
The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne has an expected publication date of August 22nd 2017 by Hogarth Press and is one of the selections for the August Book of the Month. Synopsis: From the beloved New York Times bestselling author of The Boy In the Striped Pajamas, a sweeping, heartfelt saga about the course of one man’s life, beginning and ending in post-war Ireland. Cyril Avery is not a real Avery — or at least, that’s what his adoptive parents tell him. And he never will be. But if he isn’t a real Avery, then who is he? Born out of wedlock to a teenage girl cast out from her rural Irish community and adopted by a well-to-do if eccentric Dublin couple via the intervention of a hunchbacked Redemptorist nun, Cyril is Continue reading
Eat Only When You’re Hungry by Lindsay Hunter is one of selections for Book of the Month August 2017 with an expected publication date of August 8th 2017 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux. Synopsis: A father searches for his addict son while grappling with his own choices as a parent (and as a user of sorts). In Lindsay Hunter’s achingly funny, fiercely honest second novel, Eat Only When You’re Hungry, we meet Greg—an overweight fifty-eight-year-old and the father of Greg Junior, GJ, who has been missing for three weeks. GJ’s been an addict his whole adult life, disappearing for days at a time, but for some reason this absence feels different, and Greg has Continue reading
The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid is on of the selections for June from Book of the Month. From Taylor Jenkins Reid comes an unforgettable and sweeping novel about one classic film actress’s relentless rise to the top—the risks she took, the loves she lost, and the long-held secrets the public could never imagine. Evelyn Hugo is finally ready to tell the truth about her glamorous and scandalous life. But when she chooses unknown magazine reporter Monique Grant for the job, no one in the journalism community is more astounded than Monique herself. Why her? Why now? Monique is not exactly on top of the world. Her husband, David, has left her, and her career has stagnated. Regardless of why Evelyn has chosen her to write her biography, Monique is determined to use this opportunity to jumpstart her career. Summoned to Evelyn’s Continue reading
Since We Fell by Dennis Lehane is one of the books from The Book of The Month May 2017 selections. I really love all the selections this month and it was too hard just to pick one. This monthly book subscription box will send you one hardcopy book from the five selected that month. You can pick the book you want or let them pick it for you. I usually like more then one book and add extra books in my box for $9.99 each additional book. This is a really fun book box for an amazingly low price of $14.99 a month (additional books $9.99 each).
Since We Fell by Dennis Lehane was published May 8, 2017. I really enjoyed reading about Rachel and all of her battles in life. The story starts out with Rachel battling Continue reading