Amid summer’s abundance of bestselling beach reads and thrillers that threaten to keep you up all night are a handful of the month’s best new releases on Audible that we can’t wait to dive into!
Dreams of Falling by Karen White
In her latest novel, Karen White writes a story about friendship and the secrets women keep from even the women closest to them. Larkin Lanier ran away from her past long ago and now finds herself unable to ignore her past as her mother has gone missing. Returning to the town and looking for answers into why her mother disappeared, she’ll discover age-old secrets that will forever change her life.
A Place for Us by Fatima Farheen Mirza
When an Indian-American Muslim family gather in California for Hadia’s wedding, love, tradition, betrayal and the pursuit of the American dream are among the themes that bubble to the surface as the siblings reunite with one another and their parents for the first time in years. In a narrative that spans decades, A Place for Us identifies the milestones throughout a family’s life that bring them closer, and those that force them further apart.
Part-Time Lover by Lauren Blakely
When Elise set out on a boat tour and snapped a photo of a naked guy doing handstands on the dock, she had no idea she’d see him again in the city and fall for him… his body and his mind. After recently having been burned, she set the rules: no strings, no expectations. But when Christian’s brother calls frantically demanding that he find a wife so that the family business will remain in the family, everything changes. After all, rules were meant to be broken, right?
All We Ever Wanted by Emily Giffin
Nina Browning has it all – a successful husband, a glitzy life among Nashville’s social elite, and a son headed for Princeton. When she crosses paths with Tom Volpe and his daughter, Lyla, thanks to a compromising photograph taken at a party, everything changes. When news of the photo gets out, the three are forced to do some soul-searching. Together they examine the true meaning of life amid scandal, accusations and lies.
The Perfect Couple by Elin Hilderbrand
Chief of Police Ed Kapenash is looking into a wedding gone terribly wrong – before it even began. The bride-to-be was found dead in the Nantucket Harbor just hours before the ceremony was to start, and everyone is a suspect: the best man, the maid of honor, and even the groom’s famous mystery novelist mother.
Island of the Mad by Laurie R. King
Mary Russell has fallen into a domestic lull. She has taken on the housework while her husband, Sherlock Holmes, handles all the far more interesting business outside the home. But when an old friend of Mary’s comes begging for help finding her aunt who’s gone missing from a mental asylum, she jumps at the chance to get back into investigating. Together, the husband and wife team search for clues on a journey that takes them from the Bethlem Royal Hospital all the way to Venice.
Matchmaking for Beginners by Maddie Dawson
Marnie MacGraw had it all planned out: a life with her soon-to-be husband in the suburbs with two kids… maybe three. But when she meets her fiance’s matchmaking aunt, Blix Holliday, her plan comes to a screeching halt. Just as Blix predicts, Marnie’s marriage crumbles in just a few short weeks. Then Blix suddenly dies, leaving her Brooklyn brownstone to Marnie – along with her matchmaking clients. Puzzled, Marnie works to pick up the pieces and slowly learns the lesson Blix had meant for her all along.
Providence by Caroline Kepnes
Best friends Jon and Chloe are inseparable. But before Jon declares his love for Chloe, he is kidnapped. Four years later, just before Chloe’s graduation, he reappears with no memory of his time away. As he slowly comes to the realization that he’s a threat to those he loves, he leaves again – this time in search for answers. While unexplained deaths are occurring back in their hometown, Detective DeBenedictus suspects there’s a serial killer at work and is shocked to find the truth.
When Life Gives You Lululemons by Lauren Weisenberger
Life is dull in suburbia until Emily finds herself at the center of neighborhood gossip while struggling to keep her celebrity image consultant career afloat. But when former supermodel Karolina gets a DIU, Emily pounces. In a desperate attempt to save their reputations, the two band together and join forces with their mutual friend, Miriam, a once-powerful attorney, turned stay-at-home mom. This unlikely trio finds that they might just have what it takes to surprise everyone, even themselves.
The Girl in the Moss by Loreth Anne White
Bestselling author Loreth Anne White brings her thrilling series of romantic suspense to its shocking conclusion in The Girl in the Moss as private investigator Angie Pallorino and homicide detective James Maddocks discover human skeletal remains in a mossy grove during their romantic getaway. When the pair are thrust into a media frenzy over decades-old mystery, Angie jumps at the chance to elevate her career. But she soon discovers that this case could put an end to their relationship. And to her.