Each year hundreds of thousands of new books are published, and 2008 is no different. This article details some of the most anticipated books for 2008.
Born Dying: Born Dying by Harold L. Turley II is due out on February 5, 2008. The novel explores the world of drugs; two men, one a drug seller, and the other, a fallen police officer who became addicted to drugs, meet and inspire one another to change. The drug seller attempts to help those he has hurt in the past while the drug addict tries to regain the trust from those he loves.
Born Dying will be available on Amazon.com for $10.40. The book is 320 pages and is published by Strebor Books.
Ghost Train to the Eastern Star: 28,000 Miles in Search of the Railway Bazaar: GhostTraintotheEasternStar: 28,000Milesin Search of the Railway Bazaar by Paul Theroux is a traveling narrative, and a follow-up to his first book, The Great Railway Bazaar. In the book, Theroux recounts his journey through Eastern Europe and the changes that have taken place since he last visited 30 years ago.
This book is 464 pages and will be released on August 18, 2008. It will sell on Amazon.com for $18.48. The book is published by Houghton Mifflin.
The Million Dollar Deception: The Million Dollar Deception is a novel by R. M. Johnson about love and betrayal. Monica Kenny, a wealthy woman struggles to make a decision as to whether to leave the man who loves her to find true love or to stay with him for a loveless marriage. She fears being left by yet another man because her ex-husband, Nate Kenny, did so. In the meantime, Nate realizes he made a mistake in leaving his ex-wife and tries to win her back by using his power, status, and money to destroy her current boyfriend.
This book is 320 pages and is published by Simon & Schuster. It will be released on September 8, and will be available on Amazon.com for $16.32.
The Story of a Marriage: The Story of a Marriage by Andrew Sean Greer is due out on April 29, 2008. Pearlie Cook struggles to take care of her husband and son, who both suffer with poor health, in 1953. When a stranger shows up at her door and offers her $10,000, not only does Pearlie wonder about what the stranger wants in return, she begins to wonder how much she really knows about her ill husband.
This book is published by Farrar, Strauss, and Gliroux and has 208 pages. It will be available on Amazon.com for $14.96.
Reasonable Doubt: Reasonable Doubt is a novel about love and betrayal by Mark Anthony. Katrina has isolated herself from her family and friends and has even dropped out of college in order to be with her boyfriend. She finds herself running away from the cops with her boyfriend when he shoots a police officer.
This novel will be available on Amazon.com for $10.17, and has 320 pages. It is published by St. Martin Griffin, and will be released on March 4.
Undoubtedly, there will be some unforgettable books released in 2008. These are only a few of the most anticipated books to come out this year.
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