So many books, so little time… summer is synonymous with reading for many of us.

Barbara Hoffert, the Book Review at Library Journal

fiction
  • Osprey Island

    By Thisbe Nissen

    Anchor

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  • The Marriage Bed: A Novel

    By Regina McBride

    Atria Books

    Buy

  • D.B.: A Novel

    By Elwood Reid

    Anchor

    Buy

  • Country of Origin: A Novel

    By Don Lee

    W W Norton & Co Inc

    Buy

  • Breaking the Tongue: A Novel

    By Vyvyane Loh

    W. W. Norton & Company

    Buy

  • This Is Not Civilization Pa

    By Robert Rosenberg

    Mariner

    Buy

  • Natasha And Other Stories

    By David Bezmozgis

    Harper Perennial

    Buy

  • Sweet Land Stories

    By E.L. Doctorow

    Random House Trade Paperbacks

    Buy

  • The Dog Fighter: A Novel

    By Marc Bojanowski

    Harper Perennial

    Buy

  • The Perfect Age: A Novel

    By Heather Skyler

    W. W. Norton & Company

    Buy

  • Non-Fiction
  • The Genuine Article: A Historian Looks at Early America

    By Edmund S. Morgan

    W. W. Norton & Company

    Buy

  • Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar

    By Simon Sebag Montefiore

    Vintage

    Buy

  • Shakespeare's Songbook

    By Ross W. Duffin

    W. W. Norton & Company

    Buy

  • <li class="list-item l-pair-sm book"><div class="art-bd book-img"><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Scribbling-Travels-African-UNABRIDGED-Audiobook/dp/1402582803?SubscriptionId=0EP44N4Z8Y93MBZ1ZC82&tag=kojo-20&linkCode=sp1&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=1402582803" target="_blank"><img src="https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/11y93NP-UPL._SL160_.jpg" alt="" /></a></div><!-- /art-bd --><div class="txt-bd book-bd"><div class="book-meta"><p class="book-title"><a class="book-link" href="https://www.amazon.com/Scribbling-Travels-African-UNABRIDGED-Audiobook/dp/1402582803?SubscriptionId=0EP44N4Z8Y93MBZ1ZC82&tag=kojo-20&linkCode=sp1&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=1402582803" target="_blank">Scribbling the Cat, Travels with an African Soldier [UNABRIDGED CD] (Audiobook)</a></p><p class="book-author">By Alexandra Fuller </p><p class="book-publisher"></p></div><!-- book-meta --><p><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Scribbling-Travels-African-UNABRIDGED-Audiobook/dp/1402582803?SubscriptionId=0EP44N4Z8Y93MBZ1ZC82&tag=kojo-20&linkCode=sp1&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=1402582803" class="button-purchase" target="_blank">Buy</a></p></div><!-- /text-bd --></li><!-- /l-pair-sm -->
    

    Bridget Warren, Co-Owner, Vertigo Books

    Fiction
  • Shifting Through Neutral

    By Bridgett M. Davis

    Amistad

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  • The Full Matilda: A Novel

    By David Haynes

    Broadway Books

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  • Dying for Dana

    By Jim Patton

    Forge Books

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  • Hot Plastic

    By Peter Craig

    Hyperion - Acquired Assets

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  • Poetry
  • How We Sleep on the Nights We Don't Make Love

    By E. Ethelbert Miller

    Curbstone Books

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  • Warrior Poet: A Biography of Audre Lorde

    By Alexis De Veaux

    W. W. Norton & Company

    Buy

  • Non-Fiction
  • <li class="list-item l-pair-sm book"><div class="art-bd book-img"><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Sleepaway-School-Stories-Boys-Memoir/dp/1583227016?SubscriptionId=0EP44N4Z8Y93MBZ1ZC82&tag=kojo-20&linkCode=sp1&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=1583227016" target="_blank"><img src="https://images-na.ssl-images-amazon.com/images/I/51aHQwIBv5L._SL160_.jpg" alt="" /></a></div><!-- /art-bd --><div class="txt-bd book-bd"><div class="book-meta"><p class="book-title"><a class="book-link" href="https://www.amazon.com/Sleepaway-School-Stories-Boys-Memoir/dp/1583227016?SubscriptionId=0EP44N4Z8Y93MBZ1ZC82&tag=kojo-20&linkCode=sp1&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=1583227016" target="_blank">Sleepaway School: Stories from a Boy's Life: A Memoir</a></p><p class="book-author">By Lee Stringer </p><p class="book-publisher">Seven Stories Press</p></div><!-- book-meta --><p><a href="https://www.amazon.com/Sleepaway-School-Stories-Boys-Memoir/dp/1583227016?SubscriptionId=0EP44N4Z8Y93MBZ1ZC82&tag=kojo-20&linkCode=sp1&camp=2025&creative=165953&creativeASIN=1583227016" class="button-purchase" target="_blank">Buy</a></p></div><!-- /text-bd --></li><!-- /l-pair-sm -->
    

    Cecilia Cackley of The Imagination Station

  • Call Me Madame President

    By Sue Pyatt

    Imagination Station Press

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  • Daniel's Duck (I Can Read Level 3)

    By Clyde Robert Bulla

    HarperCollins

    Buy

  • Dateline: Troy

    By Paul Fleischman

    Candlewick

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  • Heartbeat

    By Sharon Creech

    HarperCollins

    Buy

  • City of the Beasts

    By Isabel Allende

    Harper Perennial

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  • The Outcasts of 19 Schuyler Place

    By E.L. Konigsburg

    Atheneum Books for Young Readers

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  • Brother Kaba from Karibu Books

    Fiction
  • Little Scarlet (An Easy Rawlins Mystery)

    By Walter Mosley

    Grand Central Publishing

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  • Dying in the Dark: A Tamara Hayle Mystery

    By Valerie Wilson Wesley

    One World

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  • Selavi, That is Life: A Haitian Story of Hope

    By Youme Landowne

    Cinco Puntos Press

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  • Poetry
  • Macnolia: Poems

    By A. Van Jordan

    W. W. Norton & Company

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  • Non-Fiction
  • Akbar Papers in African Psychology

    By Na'im Akbar

    Mind Productions

    Buy

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