Here’s our fiction selector’s curated list of noteworthy August releases. Click the titles below and then the Full Display button to read summaries or reviews or to place titles on hold.
General Fiction / Literary Fiction
Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage by Haruki Murakami
The Fortune Hunter by Daisy Goodwin
Lucky Us by Amy Bloom
The Kills by Richard House
The Madmen of Benghazi by Gerard de Villers
Crime Fiction /Suspense
SF / Fantasy / Horror
More good reading
If you’re curious about titles that will be coming out later this year, take a look through The Millions’ Most Anticipated Books for the Second Half of 2014. Or to see what you may have missed, revisit their preview picks for the First Half of the year. Amazon looks in the rear-view mirror in their recently posted Best of 2014 so far, where Spot-Lit followers will recognize many of our own earlier picks. And if you’re looking to discover additional new talent, check out Library Journal’s Summer Best Debuts.
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