Now that publishers have rolled out most of the books they’re hoping will mesmerize readers this fall, we can tell which ones readers actually enjoy. It’s not just sales numbers that determine what’s a hit, though; it’s also, for us at Kirkus, whether the book is any good that matters. So here’s our list of 10 new books that aren’t just popular but actually worth reading!
"Carson partisans may find this memoir self-serving (what memoir isn't?), but most readers will be captivated by this high-definition, off-camera, extreme close-up view of the enigmatic entertainer."
The King of Late Night's lawyer, confidant, tennis partner and butt of his "Bombastic Bushkin" gags appraises their 18-year relationship. Read full book review >