August Reads Coming Soon!

Are you looking forward to new summer books to add to your to-read list? Here’s a sneak peak of what titles will be hitting our Library’s shelves this August! Please note: descriptions are taken from the publisher. The Properties of Thirst by Marrianne Wiggins | August 2nd  Fifteen years after the publication of Evidence of Things Unseen, National Book Award and Pulitzer Prize finalist Marianne Wiggins returns with a novel destined to be an American classic: a sweeping masterwork set during World War II about the meaning of family and the limitations of the American Dream. Sister Friends Forever by Kimberla Lawson | August 9th This emotional novel from a New York Times bestselling author follows four lifelong friends as each faces a crisis in family, love, and forgiveness.  The Family Remains by Lisa Jewell | August 9th  Early one morning on the shore of the Thames, DCI Samuel Owusu is called to the scene of a gruesome discovery. When Owusu sends the evidence for examination, he learns the bones are connected to a cold case that left three people dead on the kitchen floor in a Chelsea mansion thirty years ago. A Dark and Stormy Tea by Laura Childs | August 9th  A possible serial killer on the loose sends tea maven Theodosia Browning into a whirlwind of investigation in this latest installment of the New York Times bestselling series. Girl Forgotten by Karin Slaughter | August 23rd  A small town hides a big secret…Who killed Emily Vaughn? Carrie Soto is Back by Taylor Jenkins Reid | August 30th  In this powerful novel about the cost of greatness, a legendary athlete attempts a comeback when the world considers her past her prime—from the New York Times bestselling author of Malibu Rising. Other Birds by Sarah Addison Allen | August 30th  From the acclaimed author of Garden Spells comes an enchanting tale of lost souls, lonely strangers, secrets that shape us, and how the right flock can guide you home. Which of these titles are you looking forward to reading the most? -Jessica, Head of Adult Services & Acquisitions