August is Looking HOT Thanks to These Books and Movies

The list of books and movies that are hitting shelves and screens this August are helping keep summer alive!

Check out our picks . . .

New Books: 

Wonder Woman: Warbringer

Wonder Woman: Warbringer

By Leigh Bardugo

The highly anticipated, entirely new coming-of-age story for the world's greatest super hero: WONDER WOMAN by the # 1 New York Times bestselling author LEIGH BARDUGO.

AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

She will become one of the world's greatest heroes: WONDER WOMAN. But first she is Diana, Princess of the Amazons. And her fight is just beginning. . . .
 
Diana longs to prove herself to he...

Reunited

Reunited

By Colleen Houck

From Colleen Houck, New York Times bestselling author of The Tiger’s Curse, comes the third and final book in the Reawakened series in which Lily will train to defeat evil once and for all and find a way to her everlasting love. 
 
   After surviving her otherworldly adventure, Lily wakes up on her nana’s farm having forgotten everything. Her sun prince, her travels to Egy...

Mr. 60%

Mr. 60%

By Clete Barrett Smith

Witty, honest, and wholly captivating, Mr. 60% is a perfect read for fans of The Spectacular Now and Where Things Come Back.
 
Matt Nolan is the high school drug dealer, deadbeat, and soon-to-be dropout according to everyone at his school. His vice principal is counting down the days until Mr. 60% (aka Matt) finally flunks out and is no longer his problem. What no one knows is the only reason Matt s...

The Freddy Files (Five Nights at Freddy's)

The Freddy Files (Five Nights at Freddy's)

By Scott Cawthon

In the first official guidebook to Five Night at Freddy’s, fans and gamers alike can immerse themselves in the series’ mythology, gameplay, and secrets as we unwind the twisted mysteries hidden at the heart of Freddy Fazbear’s Pizza. Delving into each game, players can map the animatronics’ paths, learn how timed elements of the games work, and discover how to trigger unique events.

 

Special sections throughout highlight Freddy’s fans’ most talked-about theories, from The Bite of ’87 vs. The Bite of ’83 to the identity of Purple Guy to the recurring hallucinations of “it’s me.” All the evidence, along with every detail of the games and novels, is laid out for fans to explore in this one-of-a-kind guide to the warped world of Five Nights at Freddy’s.

Little & Lion

Little & Lion

By Brandy Colbert

When Suzette comes home to Los Angeles from her boarding school in New England, she isn’t sure if she’ll ever want to go back. L.A. is where her friends and family are (along with her crush, Emil). And her stepbrother, Lionel, who has been diagnosed with bipolar disorder, needs her emotional support.

 

But as she settles into her old life, Suzette finds herself falling for someone new…the same girl her brother is in love with. When Lionel’s disorder spirals out of control, Suzette is forced to confront her past mistakes and find a way to help her brother before he hurts himself–or worse.

The Dazzling Heights (Thousandth Floor Series #2)

The Dazzling Heights (Thousandth Floor Series #2)

By Katharine McGee

New York, 2118. Manhattan is home to a thousand-story supertower, a breathtaking marvel that touches the sky. But amidst high-tech luxury and futuristic glamour, five teenagers are keeping dangerous secrets…

 

The sumptuous second book in the bestselling Thousandth Floor series has all the drama, romance and hidden secrets that landed the first book in this series at #2 on the New York Times bestseller list.

Thirteen Rising (Zodiac Series #4)

Thirteen Rising (Zodiac Series #4)

By Romina Russell

New York Times bestselling author Romina Russell’s epic sci-fi fantasy series ZODIAC reaches its breathtaking conclusion with THIRTEEN RISING, the highly anticipated fourth and final novel.

 

The master has been unmasked. Rho’s world has been turned upside down. With her loved ones in peril and all the stars set against her, can the young Guardian from House Cancer muster the strength to keep fighting? Or has she finally found her match in a master whose ambition to rule knows no limits?

Books Now in Paperback: 

Recreated

Recreated

By Colleen Houck

A New York Times Bestseller! 
 
From Colleen Houck, New York Times bestselling author of The Tiger’s Curse, comes Recreated, the second book in the epic Egyptian-inspired Reawakened series, about a seventeen-year-old girl must literally go to hell to save the love of her life.

   Lily Young thought traveling across the globe with a reawakened sun prince wa...

All American Boys

All American Boys

By Jason Reynolds, Brendan Kiely

In this New York Times bestselling novel, two teens—one black, one white—grapple with the repercussions of a single violent act that leaves their school, their community, and, ultimately, the country bitterly divided by racial tension.

 

 

Written in tandem by two award-winning authors, this four-starred reviewed tour de force shares the alternating perspectives of Rashad and Quinn as the complications from that single violent moment, the type taken directly from today’s headlines, unfold and reverberate to highlight an unwelcome truth.

The Crown

The Crown

By Kiera Cass

Twenty years have passed since America Singer and Prince Maxon fell in love, and their daughter is the first princess to hold a Selection of her own. Eadlyn didn’t think she would find a real partner among the Selection’s thirty-five suitors, let alone true love. But sometimes the heart has a way of surprising you, and now Eadlyn must make a choice that feels more difficult-and more important-than she ever expected.

Movies:

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Step

8/4/17

This heart-filled documentary follows the senior members of the step team at an all girls’ high school in inner-city Baltimore as they learn the power of working hard, working together, and never giving up hope.

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Annabelle: Creation

8/11/17

This perfect-for-summer horror flick is about a doll-maker and his wife who take in a nun and group of girls from an orphanage, exposing them to their cursed creation Annabelle.

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Ingrid Goes West

8/11/17

This hilarious, but all-to-real flick follows obsessed fan Ingrid on her quest to L.A. to befriend her favorite Instagram star. Like that could go wrong.

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The Dark Tower

8/4/17

This good vs. evil action movie follows Roland as he must protect the universe from the evil Man in Black.

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We Love You, Sally Carmichael!

8/4/17

Book lovers will <3 this flick about famous romance author Sally Carmichael who writes steamy love stories about a woman and a merman . . . and now one knows that Sally Carmichael is actually Simon Hayes.

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