As autumn begins to bring us chilly nights and comfy sweaters, these new fall book releases are just what you need for a perfect night spent huddled near the fireplace. Whether you’re a lover of young adult books, or can’t get enough of celebrity autobiographies, we’ve got our favorite books for you to look out for!
1. Not That Kind of Girl by Lena Dunham
Lena Dunham is typically known for her role on HBO’s Girls and her strong, open views on feminism and body image. Compiling a list of her personal essays, Dunham’s novel is sure to be equal parts serious and comedic. The goal of her new book? To help her readers avoid bad sex and survive through terrible jobs.
2. Revival by Stephen King
With 47 other books under his belt, Stephen King has created yet another horror book for his fans to sink their teeth into. Without giving too much away, King’s promotional team have worked hard to make it one of his most thrilling novels yet. Revival will be released on November 11th.
3. Yes Please by Amy Poehler
Amy Poehler is one of many celebrities releasing their own books this fall. Poehler combines both her wit and her insight into one book: Yes Please. Sure to be a hit with her fans, Poehler discusses parenting, love, sex, and humor in her debut novel. From her cast appearances on Saturday Night Live to her Emmy-nominated role as Leslie on Parks and Recreation, Poehler’s list of accomplishments are about to expand with the release of her first book on October 28th.
4. Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater
Fans of young adult fiction have no doubt heard of Maggie Stiefvater, the prolific author that has released over ten books in the young adult arena. Stiefvater continues the adventure of Blue Sargent in the third installment in The Raven Cycle. Quite popular among the teen generation, Stiefvater’s newest book is sure to be a great continuation of the ever popular series. The book released on September 9th and is available both in print and on your E-reader device.
5. Prince Lestat: The Vampire Chronicles by Anne Rice
It’s been over a decade since Anne Rice wrote one of her tantalizing vampire novels, but come late October, Rice will be releasing a new enticing vampire novel entitled Prince Lestat: The Vampire Chronicles. With a strong fanbase since the late 1970’s, Rice’s newest mission is to capture the hearts and minds of a younger audience. Although the Twilight phase has cooled down significantly, Rice may be the one to help us fall back in love with our blood-sucking friends.
Bonus: The World of Ice & Fire: The Untold History of Westeros and the Game of Thrones by George R.R. Martin
Game of Thrones fans can celebrate with this new book from George R.R. Martin that explores the history of the Seven Kingdoms like never before. This will certainly help tide you over until Season 5 premieres in 2015.