New Releases 8.29.16
One more beach weekend up ahead, and luckily for us it’s a long one! Need a book to read? Here are the best new books of the week. And keep an eye out for our list of the most eagerly anticipated fall titles!
Girl in Pieces by Kathleen Glasgow
Girl, Interrupted for the modern generation, Glasgow’s novel follows 17-year-old Charlie, who is released too early from a mental health facility. Having known nothing but a lifetime of pain and sorrow, can Charlie figure out a way to make it on her own? Or will her dark thoughts threaten to overwhelm her very existence?
Her Darkest Nightmare by Brenda Novak
A small town, a maximum security facility and a body of a dead woman all add up to a dark and twisted suspense thriller. The local sergeant sees Hanover House as a threat to his quiet community and wants it gone. But for Evelyn, the psychiatrist who specializes in criminal behavior, the dead body may be a warning that her past has come back to haunt her….
The Nix by Nathan Hill
A nix is something you love that one day disappears—taking along a piece of your heart. Samuel is shocked when the mother that abandoned him as a child turns up all over the news for committing a crazy crime. The story spans decades as Samuel relives the past in an attempt to understand and help his mother—and is a somewhat fraught, but also fun and witty, look at mothers and sons, and even pop culture.
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