Spot-Lit for June 2014

These June novels are getting a lot of praise in advance reviews. Click the titles below and then the Full Display button to read summaries or reviews or to place titles on hold.

General Fiction / Literary Fiction

Summer House with Swimming Pool by Herman Koch

The Arsonist by Sue Miller

The Vacationers by Emma Straub

Bellweather Rhapsody by Kate Racculia

The Hundred-Year House by Rebecca Makkai

First Novels

The Antiquarian by Gustavo Faveron Patriau

Everything I Never Told You by Celeste Ng

The Quick by Lauren Owen

Fourth of July Creek by Smith Henderson

The People in the Photo by Helene Gestern

Crime Fiction /Suspense

The Good Suicides by Antonio Hill

A Better World by Marcus Sakey

Coldsleep Lullaby by Andrew Brown

The Silkworm by Robert Galbraith (J.K. Rowling)

The Truth About the Harry Quebert Affair by Joel Dicker

SF &Fantasy

Memory of Water by Emmi Itäranta

Hard to Be a God by Arkady and Boris Strugatsky

Koko Takes a Holiday by Kieran Shea

The Madonna and the Starship by James Morrow

Cibola Burn by James S.A. Corey

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