7 Great Books Hitting Shelves Today

Need another excuse to go to the bookstore this week? We’ve got seven! Bulk up your Want to Read shelf with these brand-new standalone titles.

Talking As Fast As I Can: From Gilmore Girls to Gilmore Girls, and Everything in Between
by Lauren Graham

You should read this book if you like: Essay collections, Gilmore Girls, down-to-earth humor, stories of life and love, behind-the-scenes scoops

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Normal
by Warren Ellis

You should read this book if you like: Techno-thrillers, conspiracies, terrifying glimpses into the near future, Oregon, asylums

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Girls in the Moon
by Janet McNally

You should read this book if you like: YA contemporary fiction, family secrets, ex-rock stars and indie-rock darlings, bittersweet romance

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Searching for John Hughes: Or Everything I Thought I Needed to Know About Life I Learned from Watching ’80s Movies
by Jason Diamond

You should read this book if you like: Memoirs, The Breakfast Club and Sixteen Candles, growing up, big dreams and big failures, humor

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

When All the Girls Have Gone
by Jayne Ann Krentz

You should read this book if you like: Romantic suspense, shadowy pasts, mysterious disappearances, Seattle, rugged private investigators

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ody-C: Cycle One
by Matt Fraction and Christian Ward

You should read this book if you like: Graphic novels, Greek mythology, “psychedelic, gender-broke science-fiction epics,” vibrant art

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Whole Town’s Talking
by Fannie Flagg

You should read this book if you like: Fiction, small towns, wit and whimsy, light mystery, stories that span generations, suspicious cemeteries

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BONUS: The wait is over—check out three of the buzziest sequels coming out today!

The Fate of the Tearling
by Erika Johansen

The conclusion to the Tearling epic fantasy trilogy
(Start of the series with The Queen of the Tearling)

See Johansen’s five favorite child protagonists here!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Duke of Pleasure
by Elizabeth Hoyt

The eleventh book in the Maiden Lane historical romance series
(Start off the series with Wicked Intentions)

Check out the books that inspired Hoyt here!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prince Lestat and the Realms of Atlantis
by Anne Rice

The twelfth book in The Vampire Chronicles paranormal fantasy series
(Start off the series with Interview with the Vampire)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

What are you reading this week? Let’s talk books in the comments!