The Buzziest Books of February | 2018

22 Feb 2018

February was definitely an exciting time for book lovers with so many new releases from some amazing authors! There were a plethora of page-turning novels that captivated us from cover to cover this month.  If you want to catch up on the books everyone was talking about, here are our choices for the buzziest books of February! Happy reading!

The Buzziest Books of February | 2018

An American Marriage

Tayari Jones

Release Date: February 6, 2018

An Oprah Book Club 2018 selection! An American Marriage by Tayari Jones tels the story of newlyweds Celestial and Rory. They are the embodiment of the American Dream and the New South. She is an artist on the brink of an exciting career and he is a young executive. Just as they are settling into their new life together, they are ripped apart by unimaginable circumstances.

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Surprise Me

Sophie Kinsella

Release Date: February 13, 2018

Sylvie and Dean have the perfect marriage. They have a comfortable home, fulfilling jobs, and beautiful twin girls. They are very happy together and believe they know everything there is to know about each other. That was until someone mentions to them they could be together for another sixty-eight years… and panic sets in. So to help keep their marriage fresh and fun they begin Project Surprise Me.

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Look For Me

Lisa Gardner

Release Date: February 6, 2018

The home of a family of five has become a crime scene. Four of the family members have been savagely murdered, the other, a sixteen-year-old girl is missing. Was she lucky enough to escape or is something more sinister at play? Detective D.D. Warren is on the case.

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Tara Westover

Release Date: February 20, 2018

This new memoir from Tara Westover is about a young girl who was kept out of school by her survivalist family and then decides to leave. She then goes on to earn a PhD from Cambridge University. The New York Times Book Review named Educated as a ‘Must-Know Literary Event of 2018.

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Midnight Valentine

J.T. Geissinger

Release Date: February 6, 2018

Megan and Cassidy thought they would be together forever. But fate had other plans for these childhood sweethearts. Soon after they were married, Cass’s life was cut tragically short and Megan is struggling to move on. Five years later she moves to Seaside, Oregon in hopes of rebuilding her life. On her first night she meets Theo. He is withdrawn, guarded and seems to hate Megan. But as their paths cross again and again, she is convinced there’s more to him than meets the eye.

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The Great Alone

Kristin Hannah

Release Date: February 6, 2018

When Ernt Allbright returns home from the Vietnam war, he is a changed and volatile man. After losing job after job, he decides to move his family north, to Alaska. Here they will live off the grid in America’s last true frontier. The Great Alone is a story about love and loss, the fight for survival, and the wilderness that lives in man and nature.

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How To Stop Time

Matt Haig

Release Date: February 6, 2018

Tom Hazard may look like an ordinary 41-year-old man, but due to a rare condition, he’s actually been alive for centuries. Tom has lived among some of the greatest moments in history – performing with Shakespeare, exploring the high seas with Captain Cook and sharing cocktails with Fitzgerald. But now he just wants an ordinary life.

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The Girl That Got Away

Marin Montgomery

Release Date: February 16, 2018

In a sleepy Midwestern town, two teenage best friends are kidnapped from a tent in their front yard. The population of Newell is rocked to its core… Just twenty-four hours later one of the girls has returned covered in injuries and has no recollection of what happened. Now the search is on for the girl who didn’t get away.

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