Books released this week 8/3/2008

Books being released this week. This list is compiled from Publisher’s Weekly, Barnes and Nobel and Border’s.

I’ve linked certain books to reviews by the fabulous readers on my blogroll who had a chance to read an advanced copy of the title.


Children’s Books

  • Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown/Tingley) *Published 6/2
  • Bats at the Library by Brian Lies (Houghton)


Adult Books

  • Green is the New Red, White and Blue by Thomas L. Friedman (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
  • Foreign Body by Robin Cook (Putnam)
  • Acheron: A Dark-Hunter Novel by Sherrilyn Kenyon (St. Martin’s)
  • The Wrecking Crew by Thomas Frank (Metropolitan)
  • Bones of the Dragon: Dragonships Book 1 by Margaret Weis and Tracy Hickman (Tor)
  • It Only Takes a Moment by Mary Jane Clark (Morrow)
  • Hamdan v. Rumsfeld: A Historic Challenge to the President by Jonathan Mahler (Farrar, Straus & Giroux)
  • Alfred and Emily by Doris Lessing
  • Assassin (Tommy Carmellini Series #3) by Stephen Coonts
  • Forced Out by Stephen Fry
  • The Gargoyle by Andrew Davidson

Reviews for the Gargoyle:
Here by Devourer of Books
Here by Readerville

  • The Last Theorem by Arthur C. Clarke
  • The Way of the World by Ron Suskind
  • The 19th Wife by David Ebershoff

Reviews for The 19th Wife
Here by Devourer of Books

Children’s Books / Young Adult

  • Clique Summer Collection #5: Claire by Lisi Harrison (Little, Brown/Poppy)
  • Hannah Montana: Rock the Waves by Suzanne Harper (Disney Press)
  • Allie Finkle’s Rules for Girls: The New Girl by Meg Cabot (Scholastic Press)
  • The Scrambled States of America Talent Show by Laurie Keller (Holt/Ottaviano)
  • Kenny & the Dragon by Tony DiTerlizzi (Simon & Schuster)
  • The Ashleys: Birthday Vicious by Melissa de la Cruz (S&S/ Aladdin MIX)
  • Bear Feels Scared by Karma Wilson, illus. by Jane Chapman (S&S/ McElderry)

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