The August list of librarian favorites includes numerous follow-ups from previously selected authors, as well as a few newcomers. Find out more about each selection - and place holds - by clicking the title to visit our catalog, and see the LibraryReads website to read brief reviews submitted by librarians from across the country.
Love on the Brain by Ali Hazelwood
Another romance centered on a woman working in a STEM field.
Babel by R.F. Kuang
A standalone fantasy explores power and colonialism.
The Couple at Number 9 by Claire Douglas
A dream cottage becomes a murderous nightmare in this twisty thriller.
Daisy Darker by Alice Feeney
An updated nod to Agatha Christie’s locked-door classic And Then There Were None.
The Hookup Plan by Farrah Rochon
She wants a fling, he wants more in this enemies-to-lovers romance.
Husband Material by Alexis Hall
The characters from Boyfriend Material have grown up.
The Last Housewife by Ashley Winstead
Shay’s former roommates are turning up dead - will she find answers in her past?
Other Birds by Sarah Addison Allen
A story of magic realism, love, and loss.
Shutter by Ramona Emerson
A crime scene photographer can communicate with the dead, and one victim won’t leave her alone.
The Very Secret Society of Irregular Witches by Sangu Mandanna
A magical cozy romance.
Which one will you read first? If you need help placing a hold with your Chandler Public Library card, give us a call at 480-782-2800.
If you'd like more book recommendations, browse our Books page or check out titles from past LibraryReads lists.