Our Book a Day program rounds out the summer with these August reads for your enjoyment and morale!
We’re posting a new or classic book recommendation each day to boost your book intake, with absorbing reads to occupy and entertain. Some of our Book a Day selections also feature Facebook Live events with authors. See our August recommendations below!
Browse all Book a Day titles by month here.
If You Could Be Mine by Sara Farizan
Lakewood by Megan Giddings
The Book of Atlantis Black by Betsy Bonner
The Woman in Red by Diana Giovinazzo
Vesper Flights by Helen MacDonald
Austen Years by Rachel Cohen
Hamnet by Maggie O’Farrell
Grand Theft Horse by G. Neri
Number One Chinese Restaurant by Lillian Li
Me and White Supremacy by Layla F. Saad
The Son of Good Fortune by Lysley Tenorio
You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson
A Novel Bookstore by Laurence Cossé
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
No Ashes in the Fire by Darnell L. Moore
The Bookshop by Penelope Fitzgerald
Buried Beneath the Baobab Tree by Adaobi Tricia Nwaubani
Evicted by Matthew Desmond
Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes
We’ve got all of our Book a Day picks month-by-month on the blog!