2017 Fall Books Preview!

September 1, 2017 — Leave a comment

 

25 of the Best New Books to watch for this Fall…

Including ones by Wendell Berry, Ta-Nehisi Coates,
Brene Brown, Mary Oliver, and MORE

[ Christian Faith in Practice ]  [ Theology ]
[ History / Biography ] [ Nonfiction ]  [ Fiction ]
[ Young Readers ]  [ Poetry ]  [ Most Anticipated ]

 

*** Young Readers ***

Poppies of Iraq

Brigitte Findakly (Author),
Lewis Trondheim (Artist)

Drawn & Quarterly, September 5

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Poppies of Iraq is Brigitte Findakly’s nuanced tender chronicle of her relationship with her homeland Iraq, co-written and drawn by her husband, the acclaimed cartoonist Lewis Trondheim. In spare and elegant detail, they share memories of her middle class childhood touching on cultural practices, the education system, Saddam Hussein’s state control, and her family’s history as Orthodox Christians in the arab world. Poppies of Iraq is intimate and wide-ranging; the story of how one can become separated from one’s homeland and still feel intimately connected yet ultimately estranged.

 

Turtles All the Way Down

John Green

Dutton, October 10
 
 

Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban: The Illustrated Edition

J.K. Rowling /
Jim Kay (Artist)

Arthur Levine Books, October 3
 
 

The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage (Book of Dust, Volume 1)

Philip Pullman

Knopf, October 19
 
 

 

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