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Curious about what books will be released in the months ahead so you can pre-order or reserve them? Then click on the months below.

Please note we have not included every book that is coming out, but rather some that caught our eye --- and that we thought should catch yours as well.

September 2014

Hardcover

Beetle Boy by Margaret Willey - Fiction, Young Adult 13+

Carolrhoda Books | 9781467726399 | Published September 1, 2014

When he was seven, Charlie Porter never intended to become the world's youngest published author. He just wanted his father to stop crying. So he told him a story about a talking beetle. But this tale not only made his father stop crying --- it made him start planning. The story became a book, and then it became school events and book festivals, a beetle costume, and a catchphrase: "I was born to write!" Now Charlie is 18, and the beetles still haunt his dreams. The childhood he never really had is about to end...but there's still a chance to have a story of his own.

Beside Bethesda: 31 Days Toward Deeper Healing by Joni Eareckson Tada - Christian, Devotional, Nonfiction

NavPress | 9781612917122 | Published September 1, 2014

This 31-day devotional from bestselling author and speaker Joni Eareckson Tada takes readers on a month-long journey toward the deepest healing God offers. The entire book is framed against Joni’s visit to the healing pool of Bethesda to seek healing where Jesus healed. As Joni relates aspects of her own journey in dealing with the most painful “unanswered prayer” of her life, readers will learn to see beyond potential quick fixes to the deepest and greatest solutions God has for them.

Evergreen: A Christiansen Winter Novella by Susan May Warren - Christian, Christian Fiction, Fiction, Romance

Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. | 9781414394015 | Published September 1, 2014

An empty nest has Ingrid Christiansen dreading the upcoming holidays, but her husband, John, couldn’t be more excited about this new season of life. As a beautiful blanket of snow transforms the north woods into a winter wonderland, a deep chill settles over John and Ingrid’s marriage. With the holidays fast approaching, their only hope of keeping their love evergreen depends on turning the page on the past and embracing a new chapter of their future.

10:04 by Ben Lerner - Fatherhood, Fiction, Literary, Literary Fiction, Social, Social Commentary

Faber & Faber | 9780865478107 | Published September 2, 2014

In the last year, the narrator of 10:04 has enjoyed unlikely literary success, has been diagnosed with a potentially fatal medical condition, and has been asked by his best friend to help her conceive a child. In a New York of increasingly frequent superstorms and social unrest, he must reckon with his own mortality and the prospect of fatherhood in a city that might soon be underwater.

A Life Intercepted by Charles Martin - Fiction, Romance

Center Street | 9781455554669 | Published September 2, 2014

Twelve years ago, Matthew "the Rocket" Rising was the number one NFL draft pick. But on the night of the draft, he was falsely accused of a heinous crime. Having served his sentence, Matthew leaves prison determined to find his wife. He soon learns that she has discovered a young man with the talent to achieve the football career Matthew should have had. Although helping the boy means violating his parole, he'll take the chance with hope of winning back Audrey's love.

A Deadly Wandering: A Tale of Tragedy and Redemption in the Age of Attention - Audio by Matt Richtel - Audio CD, Nonfiction, Social Sciences, Technology

HarperAudio | 9780062350763 | Published September 23, 2014

Matt Richtel, a Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter for the New York Times, examines the impact of technology on our lives through the story of Utah college student Reggie Shaw, who killed two scientists while texting and driving. Richtel follows Reggie through the tragedy, the police investigation, his prosecution and, ultimately, his redemption. In the wake of his experience, Reggie has become a leading advocate against “distracted driving.”

Rooms - Audio by Lauren Oliver - Ficton , Mystery, Supernatural

HarperCollins Publishers and Blackstone Audio | 9781483028538 | Published September 23, 2014

Wealthy Richard Walker has just died, leaving behind his country house full of rooms packed with the detritus of a lifetime. His estranged family has arrived for their inheritance, but they are not alone. Alice and Sandra, long-dead former residents, linger within the house. The living and dead are each haunted by painful truths. When a new ghost appears, and Richard’s troubled son, Trenton, communicates with her, the spirit and human worlds collide.

Bones Never Lie: A Temperance Brennan Novel - Audio by Kathy Reichs - Audio CD, Fiction, Suspense, Thriller

Random House Audio | 9780804147781 | Published September 23, 2014

Years ago, Anique Pomerleau kidnapped and murdered a string of girls in Canada, then narrowly eluded capture. It was a devastating defeat for Dr. Temperance Brennan and police detective Andrew Ryan. Now, Pomerleau has resurfaced in the United States, linked to victims in Vermont and North Carolina. When another child is snatched, the reign of terror promises to continue --- unless Brennan can rise to the challenge and make good on her second chance to stop a psychopath.

Rose Gold: An Easy Rawlins Mystery - Audio by Walter Mosley - Audio CD, Ficton , Mystery

Random House Audio | 9780385362269 | Published September 23, 2014

A black ex-boxer self-named Uhuru Nolica, the leader of a revolutionary cell called Scorched Earth, has kidnapped Rosemary Goldsmith, the daughter of a weapons manufacturer, from her dorm at UC Santa Barbara. If they don't receive the money, weapons and apology they demand, "Rose Gold" will die --- horribly and publicly. So the FBI, the State Department and the LAPD turn to Easy Rawlins, the one man who can cross the necessary borders to resolve this dangerous standoff.

The High Divide - Audio by Lin Enger - Audio CD, Fiction, Historical Fiction

HighBridge Company | 9781622314911 | Published September 23, 2014

In 1886, Gretta Pope wakes one morning to discover that her husband, Ulysses, is gone. All he left behind was a brief note with no explanation for why he left or where he’s headed. Gretta’s sons set off after him, jumping trains to get where they need to go and ending up in the rugged badlands of Montana. Gretta has no choice but to search for her sons and her husband, leading her to the doorstep of a woman who seems intent on making Ulysses her own.