If your New Year’s resolution was to read more books, then you’ve come to the right spot, because 2018 has some incredible new books that have just hit the shelves. Whether you’re looking for thriller, historical or fiction novels, today we are sharing some of the books we’re looking forward to reading this month. Keep scrolling to find out our four top picks below.
Starting with fiction, The Great Alone by Kristen Hannah, who is a bestselling author, takes you through a story of a family in a crisis struggling to survive. A damaged veteran returns from Vietnam and moves his family to the wilds of Alaska to restart their lives. Initially it’s a welcome and happy change, but as winter approaches, and his mental state deteriorates, his wife and daughter find themselves in an increasingly dangerous situation. Rated 4.6/5 stars from over 200 Amazon customers.
If you’re looking for a new thriller, Look for Me by Lisa Gardner is a top hit this month. It starts out with a family of five, now a crime scene. With four of them murdered and one sixteen-year-old girl, missing. This book takes you through the steps to find the missing girl and the twists and turns on the way.
Shari Lapena, bestselling author of The Couple Next Door and A Stranger in the House quotes that “Look for Me starts with a bang and never lets up! It’s an utterly absorbing story about troubled families and twisted fates. You won’t be able to put it down and it will haunt you long after you turn the final page.”
Force of Nature by Jane Harper is a mystery where five women go on a hike and only four return. Plus, each of her friends who went on the hike with her tell a slightly different story about what happened that day. If you’re not already intrigued, the author, who became a New York Times bestseller with The Dry, asks her audience, “How well do you really know the people you work with?” Rated 4.3/5 stars on Amazon.
Lastly, Full Battle Rattle: My Story as the Longest-Serving Special Forces A-Team Soldier in American History by Changiz Lahidji and Ralph Pezzullo is a #1 new release on Amazon as well as at Barnes and Noble. This book tells the story of a man who went through over 100 combat missions, 24 years as a Green Beret as well as a man who served America in every war since Vietnam. This book is a perfect option if you’re looking for a history or war novel.
What book looks most interesting to you? Let me know in the comments below.
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