August, 2015 Book List

Publisher’s Weekly

Incarnations by Susan Barker

The American Trail: An American Journey by Rinker Buck (NF)

A Cure for Suicide by Jesse Ball

The Flicker Man by Ted Kosmatka

The Other Son by Alexander Soderberg

Purity by Johnathan Franzen

The Japanese Lover by Isabel Allende (Nov.)

Avenue of Mysteries by John Irving (Nov.)

The Story of the Lost Child by Elena Ferrante (Sept.)

A Strangeness in My Mind by Orhan Pamuk trans. by Ekin Oklap

Rock, Paper, Scissors by Noja Marie Aidt

Collector of Secrets by Richard Goodfellow

The Beautiful Bureaucrat by Helen Phillips

Mystery and Thriller

The Girl in the Spider’s Web (continues Steig Larsson’s Millennium Series) by David Lagercrantz (Sept.)

Trigger Mortis by Anthony Horowitz (Sept.)

Sci Fi/Fantasy/Horror

The Fifth Season by NK Jemisin (Aug.)

Independent Booksellers

The Secret Place by Tana French

Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Circling the Sun by Paula McLain

Wind/Pinball: Two Novels by Haruki Murakami

Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J Ryan Stradal

The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George

Armada by Ernest Cline

The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman

Our Souls at Night by Kent Haruf

Flood of Fire by Amitav Ghosh

Dragonfish: A Novel by Vu Tran

The Watchmaker of Filigree St. by Natasha Pulley

The Rumor by Elin Hilderbrand

The Cartel by Don Winslow

The President’s Shadow by Brad Meltzer

Among the Ten Thousand Things by Julia Pierpont

Let Me Tell You by Shirley Jackson

The Festival of Insignificance by Milan Kundera

Three Moments of an Explosion by China Miéville

The Novel Habits of Happiness by Alexander McCall Smith

In a dark, dark wood by Ruth Ware

Villa America by Lisa Klaussmann

Brush Back by Sara Paretsky

My Grandmother Asked Me to Tell You She’s Sorry by Fredrick Backman

Uprooted by Naomi Novik

Naked Greed by Stuart Woods

The Dust that Falls from Dreams by Louis De Bernieres

The Night Sister by Jennifer Mc Mahon

The Rocks by Peter Nichols

Amazon

Infinite Home by Kathleen Alcott

Days of Awe by Lauren Fox

Rising Strong by Brené Brown (NF)

Barefoot to Avalon: A Brother’s Story by David Payne (NF)

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig

Street Poison: The Biography of Iceberg Slim by Justin Gifford (NF)

Voices in the Ocean by Susan Casey (NF) (Dolphins)

Make Your Home Among Strangers by Jennine Capé Crucet

The Bourbon Kings by JR Ward

In a dark, dark wood by Ruth Ware

Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J. Ryan Stradal

Biographies and Memoirs

You’re Never Weird on the Internet by Felicia Day

Avenue of Spies by Alex Kershaw

Barefoot to Avalon: A Brother’s Story by David Payne (NF)

Joy: Poet, Seeker, and the woman who captivated CS Lewis by Abigail Santamaria

Street Poison: The Biography of Iceberg Slim by Justin Gifford (NF)

The Last Love Song: A Biography of Joan Didion by Tracy Daugherty

Undocumented: A Dominican Boy’s Odyssey from a Homeless Shelter to the Ivy League by Dan-el Padilla Peratta

Kissinger’s Shadow: The Long Reach of America’s most controversial Statesman by Greg Grandin

The Orpheus Clock: The Search for My Family’s Art Treasures Stolen By the Nazi’s by Simon Goodman

Literature and Fiction

Kitchens of the Great Midwest by J Ryan Stradal

Wind/Pinball: Two Novels by Haruki Murakami

The Marriage of Opposites by Alice Hoffman

They Dying Grass: A Novel of the Nez Perce War by William T Vollman

Last Bus to Wisdom by Ivan Doig

The Bourbon Kings by JR Ward

Flood of Fire by Amitav Ghosh

Infinite Home by Kathleen Alcott

Days of Awe by Lauren Fox

Everybody Rise by Stephanie Clifford

Make Your Home Among Strangers by Jennine Capó Crucet

The Beautiful Bureaucrat by Helen Phillips

Barbara the Slut and Other People by Lauren Holmes

How to be a Grown Up by Emma McLaughlin and Nicola Kraus

The Girl Who Slept with God by Val Brelinski

No. 4 Imperial Lane by Jonathan Weisman

Best Boy by Eli Gottlieb

The Automobile Club of Egypt by Alaa Al Aswany and Russell Harris

Science Fiction and Fantasy

The End of All Things (Old Man’s War) by John Scalzi

Imperial Handbook: A Commander’s Guide by Daniel Wallace

Zeroes by Chuck Wendig

Mysteries and Thrillers

Badlands by CJ Box

In a dark, dark wood by Ruth Ware

Friction by Sandra Brown

Devil’s Bridge by Linda Fairstein

Black Eyed Susan: A Novel of Suspense by Julia Heaberlin

Woman with a Secret by Sophie Hannah

The Beautiful Bureaucrat by Helen Phillips

Last Words by Michael Koryta

Trust No One: A Thriller by Paul Cleave

Eileen: A Novel by Ottesa Moshfegh

The Eternal World by Christopher Farnsworth

The Blue by Lucy Clarke

Rubbernecker by Belinda Bauer

Darkness the Color of Snow by Thomas Cobb

To preorder

Rogue Lawyer by John Grisham (10/20/2015)

NYT Book Newsletter

Eileen by Ottesa Moshfegh

Dragonfish by Vu Tran

Compiled by Nancy Brisson

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