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September is going to be a great month for books

Once again, we're previewing the books we can't wait to read coming out soon. September's list is extremely exciting.

Books mentioned in this episode

The Book of Form and Emptiness by Ruth Ozeki

Matrix by Lauren Groff

The Corpse Queen by Heather M. Herrman

Harlem Shuffle by Colson Whitehead

Summer Sons by Lee Mandelo

Rock Paper Scissors by Alice Feeney

The Inheritance of Orquídea Divina by Zoraida Córdova

The Lost Girls by Sonia Hartl

Certain Dark Things by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

A Lot like Adios by Alexis Daria

Burden Falls by Kat Ellis

Cloud Cuckoo Land by Anthony Doerr

A Calling for Charlie Barnes by Joshua Ferris

Never Saw Me Coming by Vera Kurian

No Gods, No Monsters by Cadwell Turnbull

Fuzz by Mary Roach

Joshua Weissman by Joshua Weissman

Vanderbilt by Anderson Cooper and Katherine Howe

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