The 17 Best Books to Pick Up This August
The 50th anniversary of a classic guilty pleasure, a wily short-story collection, psychological thrillers, and more reads we couldn’t put down this August.
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The Imperial Wife
288 pages; Thomas Dunne Books
Available at:Amazon.com | Barnes & Noble | Apple Books | IndieBound
The Russians are coming in this ingeniously structured novel that travels between a present-day art specialist handling the biggest sale of her career and the 18th-century court life of the woman who becomes Catherine the Great.
— Natalie Beach