Now that our summer beach-reading days are officially behind us, it’s time to settle in with some great fall reads. While we’ve already highlighted 20 books that we think you should look for this autumn (check those out here), we figured it might be a good idea to hone in on some of the September selects that will suit your needs, no matter what your reading tastes are. So in that spirit, none of the following books are on our original list, proving that fall 2016 is a very, very good time to be a book nerd.
From much-anticipated memoirs to wildly original graphic novels to revealing biographies, there’s enough great lit coming out this month to get every book lover squealing for joy. (Or, more likely, heading straight to their local indie bookstore or behemoth online retailer to pre-order.)
The following choices are by old and new authors alike, writers from all backgrounds and experiences, and maybe even a rock god. Read on.