LibraryReads | July 2016

Librarians from all over the country submit their favorite books of the month, featuring an exciting techno-thriller from Blake Crouch that hinges on the idea of multiple realities.

The July LibraryReads list features an exciting technothriller from Blake Crouch that hinges on the idea of multiple realities. Also included is a Kate Burkholder mystery from Linda Castillo in which Kate takes an undercover job in a small Amish community; summer thrillers from Ruth Ware, Alexandra Oliva, and Wendy Walker; and chick lit at its finest in a story from Jane L. Rosen about how one dress touches the lives of nine women.

Interested in getting involved in LibraryReads, the monthly list of what librarians are loving? No problem! LibraryReads welcomes recommendations from all public library staff members, not just readers’ advisory experts or credentialed librarians.

Crouch, Blake. Dark Matter. Crown. ISBN 9781101904220. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781101904237. SF See LJ’s review: ow.ly/eJln301yyYN

Ware, Ruth. The Woman in Cabin 10. Scout: Gallery. ISBN 9781501132933. $26; ebk. ISBN 9781501132940. f See LJ’s starred review: ow.ly/WUql301yzcs

Oliva, Alexandra. The Last One. Ballantine. ISBN 9781101965085. $26; ebk. 9781101965092. f

dark matterCastillo, Linda. Among the Wicked. Minotaur: St. Martin’s. ISBN 9781250061577. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781466867277. mYS

Moore, Liz. The Unseen World. Norton. ISBN 9780393241686. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9780393245004. f See LJ’s starred review: ow.ly/7r7t301rwvf

Moriarty, Liane. Truly, Madly, Guilty. Flatiron: Macmillan. ISBN 9781250069795. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250069818. f See LJ’s review: LJ 7/16

Walker, Wendy. All Is Not Forgotten. St. Martin’s. ISBN 9781250097910. $26.99; ebk. ISBN 9781250097941. F

Close, Jennifer. The Hopefuls. Knopf. ISBN 9781101875612. $26.95; ebk. ISBN 9781101875629. f

Ephron, Delia. Siracusa. Blue Rider. ISBN 9780399165214. $26. F See LJ’s review: ow.ly/x8hh301rA9G

Rosen, Jane L. Nine Women, One Dress. Doubleday. ISBN 9780385541404. $24.95; ebk. ISBN 9780385541435. f See LJ’s starred review: ow.ly/SCwG301rAK7

Created by a group of librarians, LibraryReads offers a monthly list of ten current titles culled from nominations made by librarians nationwide as their favorites. See the July 2016 list at ow.ly/ohxt301rHVS and contact libraryreads.org/for-library-staff/ to make your own nomination.

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