THE TERRIBLE by Yrsa Daley-Ward

THE TERRIBLE by Yrsa Daley-Ward

20th July 2018

Yrsa Daley-Ward’s memoir THE TERRIBLE was recommended by New York Times Book Review staff editor Lauren Christensen on CBS News as part of their segment on summer reading that isn’t your typical beach read. Yrsa also joined NYLON to speak about finding the courage to write her most personal stories. Penguin Books published THE TERRIBLE on June 5, 2018.

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JELL-O GIRLS by Allie Rowbottom

JELL-O GIRLS by Allie Rowbottom

20th July 2018

Allie Rowbottom’s JELL-O GIRLS receives a rave review from the New York Times, which calls the book “lush… too rich and too singular to reduce to a tidy argument.” Little, Brown will publish JELL-O GIRLS on July 17, 2018.

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CRUDO by Olivia Laing

CRUDO by Olivia Laing

20th July 2018

CRUDO was selected for The Millions’ Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2018 Book Preview, where they write, “It’s a spitfire of a story with a fervent narrator and a twist.” CRUDO is forthcoming from Norton on September 11, 2018.

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WAITING FOR EDEN by Elliot Ackerman

WAITING FOR EDEN by Elliot Ackerman

20th July 2018

WAITING FOR EDEN by was selected for The Millions’ Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2018 Book Preview: “Through numerous shattering moments in the book, Ackerman pushes the readers to explore eternal human problems such as the meaning of life, marriage, love and betrayal.” WAITING FOR EDEN is forthcoming from Knopf on September 25, 2018.

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THE SEAS by Samantha Hunt

THE SEAS by Samantha Hunt

20th July 2018

THE SEAS was selected for The Millions’ Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2018 Book Preview: “Sailors, seas, love, hauntings—in The Seas, soon to be reissued by Tin House, Samantha Hunt’s fiction sees the world through a scrim of wonder and curiosity.” Tin House reissued THE SEAS on July 10, 2018.

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HEAVY by Kiese Laymon

HEAVY by Kiese Laymon

20th July 2018

“This memoir has been mentioned as ‘forthcoming’ at the end of every Kiese Laymon interview or magazine article for a few years, and I’ve been excited about it the entire time,” writes The Millions in their Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2018 Book Preview. HEAVY is forthcoming from Scribner on October 16, 2018.

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THOSE WHO KNEW by Idra Novey

THOSE WHO KNEW by Idra Novey

20th July 2018

“Novey writes, with acuity and depth, about questions of silence, power, and complicity. The universe she has created is imagined, and all too real,” quotes Rebecca Traister in The Millions for their Most Anticipated: The Great Second-Half 2018 Book Preview. THOSE WHO KNEW is forthcoming from Viking Books on November 6, 2018.

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CAN YOU TOLERATE THIS? by Ashleigh Young

CAN YOU TOLERATE THIS? by Ashleigh Young

20th July 2018

Ashleigh Young’s CAN YOU TOLERATE THIS? receives a rave from the Minneapolis Star Tribune, which calls the collection “an assured debut from a prodigiously talented, empathic writer whose prose shines as brightly as her poetry.”

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OPEN ME by Lisa Locascio

OPEN ME by Lisa Locascio

20th July 2018

Lisa Locascio’s debut novel OPEN ME is on The Millions’ Great Second-Half 2018 Book Preview, which writes, “If you’re looking for a sexy and smart summer read, look no further.” Grove Atlantic will publish OPEN ME on August 7, 2018.

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THE SKAAR INVASION by Terry Brooks

THE SKAAR INVASION by Terry Brooks

13th July 2018

The second book in the Fall of Shannara series made its debut on The New York Times bestseller list for the week of July 8th. The book debuted at number 12 on the New Hardcover Fiction bestseller list. Del Ray published the book on June 19, 2018.

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CAN YOU TOLERATE THIS? by Ashleigh Young

CAN YOU TOLERATE THIS? by Ashleigh Young

13th July 2018

Ashleigh Young’s CAN YOU TOLERATE THIS? is one of Lit Hub’s 10 Books You Should Read This July and one of 13 Books to Thrill, Entertain, and Sustain You This Summer. The Washington Post also gave Ashleigh’s book a glowing review in the Washington Post, which calls her essays “wry, confessional, understated and often hilarious.” BookRiot discussed Ashleigh’s book during their New Releases podcast for the week of July 3.

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THE INTERMISSION by Elyssa Friedland

THE INTERMISSION by Elyssa Friedland

13th July 2018

THE INTERMISSION was named one of PopSugar’s “25 Must-Read Books That Will Make July Fly By.” Berkley published the book on July 3, 2018.

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