Get your TBR shelves ready, Savvy Readers! We have a hefty list of summer reads that you are absolutely going to LOVE. We would apologize for how much your TBR is about to grow, but… why apologize for good books?!? Now take a deep breath, and prepare for the awesomeness!
Ayesha At Last by Uzma Jalaluddin (June 12)
Pride and Prejudice with a modern twist! Ayesha Shamsi has a lot going on: her dreams of being a poet have been set aside for a teaching job to pay the bills, she lives with her boisterous Muslim family, and she really, really doesn’t want an arranged marriage. Pre-order now!
The Word Is Murder by Anthony Horowitz
The bestselling author of Magpie Murders and Moriarty brilliantly reinvents the classic crime novel once again. The Word is Murder is a clever and inventive mystery starring a fictional version of the author himself as the Watson to a modern-day Holmes, investigating a case involving buried secrets, murder, and a trail of bloody clues. Pre-order now!
The Book of M by Peng Shepherd
Set in a dangerous near-future world, The Book of M tells the captivating story of a group of ordinary people caught in an extraordinary catastrophe who risk everything to save the ones they love. The perfect book for readers of Station Eleven. Pre-order now!
Little Green by Tish Cohen
Elise Sorenson has been striving for the Olympics as long as she can remember. The months of intense training and competition in the horse show world take her away from her husband, Matt, and their eight-year-old daughter, Gracie. With their finances and relationship strained, the Sorenson’s are forced to sell their lakeside cabin. But all their worldly problems fade when the unthinkable happens to their daughter. Pre-order now!
The Life Lucy Knew by Karma Brown
After hitting her head, Lucy Sparks awakens in the hospital to a shocking revelation: the man she’s known and loved for years—the man she recently married—is not actually her husband. She has a false memory: recollections that her mind has made up to fill in the blanks from the coma. Pre-order now!
How to Be Famous by Caitlin Moran
You can’t have your best friend be famous if you’re not famous. It doesn’t work. Johanna Morrigan has it all: at eighteen, she lives in her own flat in London and writes for the coolest music magazine. But she’s miserable. Her best friend and man of her dreams just made it big, so they now exist on another plane of reality: that of the Famouses. Pre-order now!
The Dying of the Light by Robert Goolrick
From the author of the bestselling A Reliable Wife comes a dramatic, passionate tale of a glamorous Southern debutante who marries for money and ultimately suffers for love—a southern gothic as written by Dominick Dunne. Pre-order now!
Any Man by Amber Tamblyn
In her blazingly original and unforgettable debut novel Any Man, Amber Tamblyn brings to startling life of a specter of sexual violence in the shadowy form of Maude, a serial female rapist who preys on men. Pre-order now!
It All Falls Down by Sheena Kamal
The brilliant, fearless, deeply flawed Nora Watts—introduced in the compelling atmospheric thriller The Lost Ones—finds deadly trouble as she searches for the truth about her late father. This immersive new thriller moves from the hazy Canadian Pacific Northwest to the gritty, hollowed, streets of Detroit. Pre-order now!
The Summer Wives by Beatriz Williams
New York Times bestselling author Beatriz Williams brings us the blockbuster novel of the season—an electrifying postwar fable of love, class, power, and redemption set among the inhabitants of an island off the New England coast… Pre-order now!
What Remains of Her by Eric Rickstad
From the New York Times bestselling author of The Silent Girls comes this chilling, harrowing thriller set in rural Vermont about a recluse who believes the young girl he’s found in the woods is the reincarnation of his missing daughter, returned to help him solve her and his wife’s disappearance. Pre-order now!
If You Leave Me by Crystal Hana Kim
An emotionally riveting novel about war, family, and forbidden love—the unforgettable saga of two ill-fated lovers in Korea and the heartbreaking choices they’re forced to make in the years surrounding the civil war that still haunts us today. Pre-order now!
Sweet Little Lies by Caz Frear
A gripping debut procedural novel about a young London policewoman who must probe dark secrets buried deep in her own family’s past to solve a murder and a long-ago disappearance. Pre-order now!
Her Name Was Rose by Claire Allan
Her name was Rose. You watched her die. And her death has created a vacancy. When Emily lets a stranger step out in front of her, she never imagines that split second will change her life. But after Emily watches a car plough into the young mother—killing her instantly—she finds herself unable to move on. Pre-order now!
Pieces of Her by Karin Slaughter
The #1 internationally bestselling author returns with a new novel in the vein of her New York Times bestsellers Pretty Girls and The Good Daughter—a story even more electrifying, provocative, and suspenseful than anything she’s written before. Pre-order now!
What do you think, Savvy Readers? Have we stacked your summer TBRs to the top?! What books are at the top of your summer reading list? Let us know in the comments below or on Twitter @SavvyReader!
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