The August list of librarian favorites includes stories from the tech world, family sagas and new entries in popular series. 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.
- The Right Swipe by Alisha Rai
A dating app CEO and an NFL star embark on a joint project that turns into more than just talk.
- Ellie and the Harpmaker by Hazel Prior
An engaging and tender book for fans of Fredrik Backman.
- Life and Other Inconveniences by Kristan Higgins
Explores the complex relationships between caregivers and their children.
- Inland by Téa Obreht
A mother and half-grown sons in a mythical, drought-ridden Arizona.
- The Swallows by Lisa Lutz
A dark, satirical book that centers around a school and revenge.
- Things You Save in a Fire by Katherine Center
A female firefighter deals with a traumatic past.
- The Last Widow by Karin Slaughter
A fast-paced thriller in the Will Trent series.
- The Warehouse by Rob Hart
New employees work at, live at, and are tracked by their company.
- The Whisper Man by Alex North
A widower and his son move to a new town with a dark history.
- Sapphire Flames by Ilona Andrews
The fifth Hidden Legacy paranormal adventure.
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.