The October list of librarian favorites includes the next entry from a beloved author, new suspense novels and fantasy of all kinds. 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 Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V. E. Schwab
An unforgettable story about a woman no one can remember, for fans of The Time Traveler's Wife.
- Black Sun by Rebecca Roanhorse
Epic fantasy in a different setting – the pre-Columbian Americas.
- Confessions on the 7:45 by Lisa Unger
A full-of-twists page turner for fans of Gillian Flynn.
- Goodnight Beautiful by Aimee Molloy
A man tries to reform his life – then never makes it home from work one day.
- Leave the World Behind by Rumaan Alam
Two families are forced together on a long weekend gone horribly wrong.
- The Once and Future Witches by Alix E. Harrow
Three sisters try to bring back magic and rights to women.
- Plain Bad Heroines by Emily M. Danforth
A New England boarding school is the setting for a horror-comedy.
- Ring Shout by P. Djèlí Clark
Resistance fighters battle the KKK in this horror story set in 1920s Georgia.
- Spoiler Alert by Olivia Dade
A romance emerges from an online friendship, fan fiction and cosplay.
- The Wonder Boy of Whistle Stop by Fannie Flagg
Revisit the fictional Alabama town made famous by its fried green tomatoes.
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.