Hey guys! It’s been a while since I’ve shared with you some of the EXCITING READS that I have on the horizon. Ummm, shame on me, obviously! I’ve received some GORGEOUS ARCs in the mail recently and on Netgalley, so let’s take a dive in and see what’s coming up next – on my August … More On the Review Horizon: See What’s Next! #thenavireivew #bookreview #bookreviewer #netgalley #onthehorizon #vox #newreleases
Hardcover, 352 pages Expected publication: January 3rd 2017 by Atria/Emily Bestler Books I received an advance-read copy of this book from the publisher, Atria/Emily Bestler Books, via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. This review contains spoilers, which are noted within. There’s a lot to be said for being a teenager today. Of course, … More Everything You Want Me to Be by Mindy Mejia
Hardcover, 368 pages Published August 2nd 2016 by Simon & Schuster “He was a thirty-two-year-old, college-educated father drowning his family in debt but energized by a simple prospect: proving to Phoebe that he alone, not a New York banker or some handsome young physician, was the winning play still.” Oh, … More Carousel Court by Joe McGinniss, Jr.
Hardcover, 310 pages Published September 13th 2016 by Doubleday (first published August 2016) Cora is a slave on a cotton plantation in Georgia. Life is hellish for all the slaves but especially bad for Cora; an outcast even among her fellow Africans, she is coming into womanhood – where even greater pain awaits. When Caesar, a recent … More The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead
I received an advance-read copy of this book from the publisher, Random House, via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Hardcover, 400 pages Expected publication: August 23rd 2016 by Random House (first published March 15th 2016) “You think I don’t want to remain in America, too? You think I came to America so that … More Behold the Dreamers by Imbolo Mbue
I received an advance-read copy of this book from the publisher, Doubleday, via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Hardcover, 384 pages Expected publication: July 12th 2016 by Doubleday When I sat down with The Heavenly Table by Donald Ray Pollock, I was all set to have my love for Southern Gothicism stoked here—forget … More The Heavenly Table by Donald Ray Pollock
Hardcover, 320 pages Expected publication: August 2nd 2016 by Henry Holt & Co. I received an advance-read copy of this book from the publisher, Henry Holt & Co., via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Boy, was I looking forward to reading this one! With its attractive cover promising intrigue, social commentary … More A Wife of Noble Character by Yvonne Georgina Puig