The August list of librarian favorites includes romance, historical fiction, suspense and new entries from popular authors. 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.
- You Had Me at Hola by Alexis Daria
A soap opera star and a telenovela actor face stardom and scandal.
- Caste: The Origins of Our Discontents by Isabel Wilkerson
A readable history of how caste functions in India, Nazi Germany and the U.S.
- The Exiles by Christina Baker Kline
Historical fiction follows English prisoners exiled to Australia.
- Harrow the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir
This new entry in a fantasy series is a fantastic gothic mystery.
- The Night Swim by Megan Goldin
A reporter investigates two small-town crimes, 25 years apart.
- No Offense by Meg Cabot
A children's librarian and a new sheriff meet in bestseller Cabot's lively new romance.
- The Silent Wife by Karin Slaughter
A psychopath and a series of unsolved murders in a fast-paced, suspenseful thriller.
- Squeeze Me by Carl Hiaasen
This satirical thriller features a missing Florida socialite and a giant python.
- The Switch by Beth O'Leary
A London dweller trades homes with her grandmother in Yorkshire.
- Vanessa Yu's Magical Paris Tea Shop by Roselle Lim
A clairvoyant accountant pursues a new career in Paris.
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.