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Biggest & Best Books of the Month

By KoboReads

Time is precious and yours is especially dear to us – we want you to be able to dive into your next great read, to fall in love with your next novel, to find that special story or big idea that sparks your imagination as quick as you can. And so, our team of expert booksellers (also known as our most passionate booklovers!) have carefully selected the very best of the best of the new releases this month. These are the books you won’t want to miss – the hidden gems that otherwise might be overlooked in the rush of the day, the best of the big buzzy books everyone’s talking about, the books that will make the evening commute or the hours before bedtime or the sunny afternoon that bit more wonderful. For us, reading is what takes stress out the day and adds joy in, and we can’t wait to spread the goodness!

The Perfect Book for Booklovers

Leaving Time

A Novel

For more than a decade, Jenna Metcalf has never stopped thinking about her mother, Alice, who mysteriously disappeared in the wake of a tragic accident. Refusing to believe she was abandoned, Jenna searches for her mother regularly online and pores over the pages of Alice’s old journals. A scientist who studied grief among elephants, Alice wrote mostly of her research among the animals she loved, yet Jenna hopes the entries will provide a clue to her mother’s whereabouts. Desperate to find the truth, Jenna enlists two unlikely allies in her quest: Serenity Jones, a psychic who rose to fame finding missing persons, only to later doubt her gifts, and Virgil Stanhope, the jaded private detective who’d originally investigated Alice’s case along with the strange, possibly linked death of one …