9 Great New Books to Add to Your Fall Reading List
Is reading one of your absolute favorite things to do? I always go on a reading spree in the fall for some reason…I may read a few books throughout the rest of the year, but fall is the time I really indulge. In this post, I’ve compiled a list of 9 great new books to add to your fall reading list. It is full of a bit of everything, so whether you want a light fall read or a fascinating thriller, you are sure to find one that suits your fancy!
Reading actually has been found to reduce stress and anxiety levels!
Release Date: April 30, 2019 Quick Summary: From Scratch is a love story between an African-American woman, Tembi, and Italian man, Saro, taking place in Sicily. The couple builds a life together despite disapproval from Saro’s parents. Then, Saro is struck with awful news about his health.
Release Date: June 4, 2019 Quick Summary: Patsy is a Jamaican woman who moves to America in hopes of a new start, leaving her mother and five-year-old daughter behind. Patsy soon realizes that life in America as an undocumented immigrant is not quite as she’d hoped it would be.
Release Date: June 4, 2019 Quick Summary: Sylvie Lee disappears after flying to the Netherlands to visit her dying grandmother. Younger sister, Amy, steps into her own as she does everything she can to figure out what happened to Sylvie, and in her search, she discovers Sylvie’s deepest secrets.
Release Date: June 11, 2019 Quick Summary: Mrs. Everything is a story about two sisters, Jo, the tomboy, and Bethie, the girly girl, growing up in Detroit in the 1950s. The sisters face many tragedies as their lives unfold. In the end, they wind up becoming completely different people than they were as kids, and neither one of them is happy with how their lives are playing out.
Release Date: May 14, 2019 Quick Summary: May Attaway is a forty-year-old gardener who mostly keeps to herself. When she gets some unexpected time off work, she decides to rekindle her relationships with four old best friends.
Release Date: April 9, 2019 Quick Summary: Natalie is a young news reporter looking to get her big break. She is sent to cover the White House by her network as a test to see if she has what it takes. Natalie goes through many challenges in her path to her dream job and wonders if it is really worth it after all.
Release Date: December 10, 2018 Quick Summary: Lowen is ecstatic about her new job – a ghostwriting gig offered to her by Jeremy Crawford, husband of best-selling author Verity Crawford. Verity is injured and unable to finish her most recent work. As Lowen gets started, she comes across a secret and unfinished autobiography of Verity’s, which tells of horrors that altered Verity’s family forever.
Release Date: January 15, 2019 Quick Summary: In summer 2016, Dani Shapiro submits her DNA to a genealogy website. When she gets her results back, she is shocked to find out that her father was not her biological father. With this news, she grapples with her self-identity and her entire life thus far as she knew it.
Release Date: July 2, 2019 Quick Summary: FBI agent Nell Flinn returns to her childhood home after her father passes. Her mother was brutally murdered when she was only seven years old, and her hometown is filled with the horrible memories of her mother’s death. While home, Nell becomes involved in an investigation into the murders of two young women, and as she digs deeper, she begins to believe her father was involved.
Whether you are looking for a thriller, romance, or drama, there should be something new in this fall reading list for you to try out!
What have you been reading so far this fall? Would you recommend any great new books? Let us know your favorite fall books in the comments below!