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10 new and notable books to read

Are you looking for good books for your reading list? Or maybe you need some book club suggestions. Relax and pick up one of these fantastic reads, including books by Lauren Weisberger and David Walliams, recommended by the team at Bookazine.

Fiction

The President is Missing | Bill Clinton and James Patterson

During an international crisis, the sitting US President has disappeared; what follows is a dramatic three days in American history. This thriller is penned jointly by the world’s bestselling author James Patterson and former President Bill Clinton.

Bill Clinton The President is missing

The Woman in the Window | AJ Finn

Anna Fox is agoraphobic and afraid to leave home. Her lifeline to the real world is her window. When she witnesses something no one was supposed to see, she tries to uncover the truth about what happened. But will anyone believe her? Can she even trust herself? Ghosted Rosie Walsh When Sarah meets Eddie, they form an instant connection. After six fantastic days, he leaves on holiday and promises to call her; but he doesn’t. Sarah believes something must have happened. She soon discovers the one thing they didn’t share with each other: the truth.

The Woman in the Window | AJ Finn

When Life Gives You Lulu Lemons | Lauren Weisberger

Miranda Priestly’s ex-assistant Emily Charlton is working in Hollywood as an image consultant. But she needs a big opportunity – and now. When Miriam’s A-List friend is publicly dumped by her husband, Emily sees the client of a lifetime. By the author of The Devil Wears Prada.

When Life Gives You Lulu Lemons | Lauren Weisberger

Florida | Lauren Groff

In her new short story collection, Groff explores loneliness, rage, family and the passage of time, in stories whose common connection is the US state of Florida. With shocking accuracy, she pinpoints the moments and decisions behind human emotions.

Florida | Lauren Groff

Non-Fiction

A Higher Loyalty  | James Comey Former

FBI director Comey shares never-been-told-experiences, from prosecuting the Mafia and Martha Stewart to overseeing the Hillary Clinton email investigation and the ties between the Trump campaign and Russia.

A Higher Loyalty  | James Comey Former

Five Stars  | Carmine Gallo

Gallo interviews neuroscientists, economists, historians and business leaders of companies like Google, Nike, and Airbnb to show how they use their words to captivate your imagination and ignite your dreams. From the internationally bestselling author of Talk Like Ted.

Five Stars  | Carmine Gallo

For Kids

Baby Loves Coding Ruth Spiro

This board book demonstrates the use of logic, sequence and patterns to solve problems. Beautiful illustrations combine with age-appropriate language to encourage baby’s sense of wonder. From the author of the award-winning Baby Loves Science series.

Baby Loves Coding Ruth Spiro

She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women who Changed History | Chelsea Clinton

Women have broken barriers to achieve extraordinary feats in science, the arts, sports, activism and more. This book, by the daughter of two famous names in American politics, introduces readers to 13 incredible women including Marie Curie, JK Rowling and Malala Yousafzai.

She Persisted Around the World- 13 Women who Changed History | Chelsea Clinton

The World’s Worst Children 3 | David Walliams

This compendium features 10 more horrendously hilarious stories about the worst children ever! From Tandy and her titanic tantrums to Hank’s pranks on his poor, long-suffering family, this new collection is the perfect sequel to the first two books in the series.

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The World’s Worst Children 3 | David Walliams

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This article first appeared in the June/July 2018 issue of Expat Living magazine.Subscribe now so you never miss an issue.

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