The Best 19 Books to Read This August
A memoir that serves up the troubled family history behind an iconic American dessert; crime fiction force Laura Lippman's roundup of her favorite new thrillers; 10 titles to pick up now, including two comedies set in Russia; and more.
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The girls of this intensely catty thriller
want to be clear: They are sisters, not
friends. So when one turns up dead, the recriminations and secrets spill forth
with gleeful abandon, in a wicked debut by a real-life pledge mistress.
— Natalie Beach