Ahhhh, summer! There’s no better way to spend these hot days than just relaxing under the sun with the new books for the summer. How is your reading list looking? Don’t worry, we’re here to help. Check out the best 5 new books for summer 2018 (just don’t forget to put them in your beach bag!)
The Favorite Sister by Jessica Knoll
Meet Brett, Kelly, Stephanie, Lauren, and Jen—five ultra-successful women partaking in a New York City reality TV show called Goal Diggers, a series that displays their businesses and lives. It all seems pretty normal at the beginning; however the producers never expected the season ending in murder!
The anticipated second novel of Jessica Knoll, tells a savage and entertaining story of drama, mystery, gossip, and backstabbing. If you crave the entertainment that can only be found in outrageous reality series, then Knoll’s The Favorite Sister is the book for you!
Sorority by Genevive Sly Crane
When we think of sororities, we think of pillow fights and girls braiding each other’s hairs. However, there are also dark secrets, kinship and rituals among the women who live the Greek life.
In Genevive Sly Crane’s novel, Margot, a sister who died in the house, is the center of all the things that bind the sisters together forever in undying trust, whether they like it or not. Each chapter of the novel is told from the POV of the women who surrounded her, their circumstances and how they reacted to Margot’s tragic demise.
Social Creature by Tara Isabella Burton
Social Creature is the dark and addictive debut thriller of Tara Isabella Burton, set in New York City. In this seductive novel we follow the story of Louise, who has nothing, and Lavinia, a pampered socialite who has everything.
After meeting for the first time, the two young women fall into a close, intense relationship, and soon form some sort of a toxic “friendship”, where partying, drugs, and alcohol are the norm. Sleep all day; party all night— Social Creature is the perfect mix of The Great Gatsby and Gossip Girl.
The Book Of M by Peng Shepherd
The Book of M tells the story of a group of ordinary people caught in an unexpected catastrophe—a phenomenon where people shadows' disappear, prompting a loss of memory called The Forgetting.
In this a dangerous, now unrecognizable near future world, Ory and his wife Max, must set a perilous journey to find the cure, risking everything to save each other. Will the upsurge of an ominous cult that worships the shadowless stop their mission?
The High Season: A Novel by Judy Blundell
Described by some as “the read of this summer”, Blundell’s first novel for adults is a story of money, fame and celebrities, and of course a truly unforgettable summertime in the best getaway possible: the Hamptons.
In The High Season, Ruthie Beamish, mother of teenage Jem, seems to have the picture-perfect house. However, there’s a catch: Ruthie must rent it during the best part of the year—summer. However, this time around, the whole town will be immersed in a mayhem when the new renters arrive: Adaline Clay, the elegant and nosy widow of an artist, and her “gorgeous satellite” son. Will Ruthie and Jem survive this madness?
So what are you waiting for? Go and read now the best new books for summer 2018!