Is it fall yet? Maybe? Does cozy reading sound appealing? Well then. This month’s new releases cover a wide range of modes and styles, from absorbing journeys into the self to sprawling novels of potential futures and hidden secrets. Perhaps something in here will be your next perfect read as the days get shorter and the temperature drops.
In our morning reading: an adaptation of Cathy Park Hong’s latest book, interviews with David Coggins and Ed Brubaker, and more.
In our morning reading: talking with Jon McGregor and Jonathan Ames, thoughts on books in translation, and more.
In our morning reading: book recommendations from Jon McGregor, reviews of books by Etel Adnan and Maria Dahvana Headley, and more.
What does the month of August have in store for us? In terms of books, the answer is “a lot.” From new works by longtime favorites of ours to unpredictable experimental books to newly translated titles, August has a whole lot to offer. Here’s a look at some of the titles that have caught our attention for the month to come.