Here Are All The Best Books Releasing In August

    Another month, another stack of books to add to your TBR!

    Best Books of August
    Literary Fiction

    A Map for the Missing by Belinda Huijuan Tang

    "A Map for the Missing"

    All This Could Be Different by Sarah Thankam Mathews

    "All This Could Be Different"

    Mercury Pictures Presents by Anthony Marra

    "Mercury Pictures Presents"

    The Women Could Fly by Megan Giddings

    "The Women Could Fly"

    My Government Means to Kill Me by Rasheed Newson

    "My Government Means to Kill Me"

    The Rabbit Hutch by Tess Gunty

    Mother in the Dark by Kayla Maiuri

    "Mother in the Dark"

    Delphi by Clare Pollard


    Paul by Daisy LaFarge


    Querelle of Roberval by Kevin Lambert

    "Querelle of Roberval"

    Witches by Brenda Lozano


    Didn't Nobody Give a Shit What Happened to Carlotta by James Hannaham

    "Didn't Nobody Give a Shit What Happened to Carlotta"

    Mika in Real Life by Emiko Jean

    "Mika in Real Life"

    Sophie Go's Lonely Hearts Club by Roselle Lim

    "Sophie Go's Lonely Hearts Club"
    Nonfiction and Poetry

    I'm Glad My Mom Died by Jennette McCurdy

    "I'm Glad My Mom Died"

    Shy: The Alarmingly Outspoken Memoirs of Mary Rodgers by Mary Rodgers and Jesse Green

    "Shy: The Alarmingly Outspoken Memoirs of Mary Rodgers"
    Historical Fiction

    Carrie Soto Is Back by Taylor Jenkins Reid

    "Carrie Soto Is Back"

    Bronze Drum by Phong Nguyen

    The Monsters We Defy by Leslye Penelope

    "The Monsters We Defy"

    The Wild Hunt by Emma Seckel

    "The Wild Hunt"
    Mystery & Thrillers

    Daisy Darker by Alice Feeney

    "Daisy Darker"

    The Family Remains by Lisa Jewell

    "The Family Remains"

    Love on the Brain by Ali Hazelwood

    "Love on the Brain"

    In the Event of Love by Courtney Kae

    "In the Event of Love"

    Scandalized by Ivy Owens


    Heartbreaker by Sarah MacLean


    Thank You for Listening by Julia Whelan

    "Thank You for Listening"

    Long Past Summer by Noué Kirwan

    "Long Past Summer"

    To Catch a Raven by Beverly Jenkins

    "To Catch a Raven"
    Science Fiction & Fantasy

    Everything for Everyone: An Oral History of the New York Commune, 2052–2072 by M. E. O'Brien and Eman Abdelhadi

    "Everything for Everyone: An Oral History of the New York Commune, 2052–2072"

    A Broken Blade by Melissa Blair

    "A Broken Blade"

    The Book Eaters by Sunyi Dean

    "The Book Eaters"

    The Bruising of Qilwa by Naseem Jamnia

    "The Bruising of Qilwa"

    The Oleander Sword by Tasha Suri

    "The Oleander Sword"

    The Drowned Woods by Emily Lloyd-Jones

    "The Drowned Woods"

    Babel by R.F. Kuang


    Face by Joma West


    The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches by Sangu Mandanna

    "The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches"
    Young Adult

    The Honeys by Ryan La Sala

    "The Honeys"

    Belladonna by Adalyn Grace


    Dauntless by Elisa A. Bonnin


    The Feeling of Falling in Love by Mason Deaver

    "The Feeling of Falling in Love"

    I Rise by Marie Arnold

    "I Rise"

    It Sounds Like This by Anna Meriano

    "It Sounds Like This"

    The Undead Truth of Us by Britney S. Lewis

    "The Undead Truth of Us"

    Nothing More to Tell by Karen M. McManus

    "Nothing More to Tell"
    Children's Fiction

    A Taste of Magic by J. Elle

    "A Taste of Magic"