As the calendar turns again, August brings the distant call of school bells and autumn rumblings. But it's still summer for another month, so now's the best time to get as much summer beach reading in as possible. And you're going to fall hard for the fantastic new fiction releases heading your way in the coming weeks.
Identity is a huge theme in this month's reading. These books are a punch to the heart, and you'll feel a wave of emotions as you watch these characters fight to define themselves. Readers will have a chance to explore the threads that unite us — and the differences that make us unique. These authors are bringing tons of brilliant insights and thought-provoking questions to the table, and each of these books will inspire you to look at yourself and look at the world a little differently.
Plus, August reading is not without its fair share of adventure. From epic fantasy to stories of survival, this month's reading is driven by courage. Get ready for long nights of frantic page turning, because you are not going to be able to put down some of these amazing reads.
In fact, you're going to want to read every single one of these books. So don't let these final days of summer go to waste. Settle in to your favorite reading spot, and get ready to tear into some fantastic new reads.