May is a big month for new releases. From the latest cookbooks to the newest releases from bestselling authors, here is a look at ten of the most anticipated new releases for May 2010.
The Girl who Kicked the Hornet’s Nest by Stieg Larsson
The third and final book in the Millennium series is scheduled to be released May 25, 2010. The first two novels in the Millennium series by Swedish author, Stieg Larsson have become international bestsellers. The books revolve around the adventures of the unconventional protagonist, Lisbeth Salander. According to critics, Larsson saved the best for last, with this final explosive novel.
Spoken from the Heart by Laura Bush
Laura Bush’s chatty and easy to read autobiography was released May 4, 2010. Laura Bush provides a vivid account of her life including the tragic car accident that occurred while she was in high school. She also provides readers with an account of what it was like to be in the White House following the September 11, 2001 attacks.
The Ninth Judgment (Women’s Murder Club) by James Patterson
James Patterson knows how to weave fast-paced thrillers. The Ninth Judgment is his latest release in the popular Women’s Murder Club series. Patterson’s novel was released April 27, 2010 (a few days short of May). This book makes a great beach read.
Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer by John Grisham
While James Patterson may be the king of crime fiction, John Grisham is the king of the lawyer drama. The newest Grisham release hits bookstores May 25, 2010. Theodore Boone: Kid Lawyer is the story of a thirteen-year-old boy who considers himself a “top attorney”. Theodore’s curiosity about crimes and the law gets him into some trouble with the law.
Women Food and God: An Unexpected Path to Almost Everything by Geneen Roth
Author Geneen Roth has written several books about women and their relationships. This latest offering, which was just released May 11, 2010, addresses how a woman’s relationship with divinity affects her relationship with food. Critics describe Roth’s writing style as funny and witty.
Flat Belly Diet! Family Cookbook by Liz Vaccariello
I will admit to being a cookbook connoisseur. Vaccariello’s first Flat Belly Diet Cookbook made it to the top of the New York Times bestseller list and won the accolades of many. Her latest book contains 150 family friendly, healthy recipes. The cookbook was just released May 11, 2010.
The South Beach Diet Super Quick Cookbook: 200 Easy Solutions for Everyday Meals by Dr. Arthur Agatston
The latest offering on the popular South Beach Diet has 200 tips for easy and quick low calorie meals. The book was released May 11, 2010 and is sure to head to the top of the bestseller lists.
Alone: Orphaned on the Ocean by Richard Logan, Terry Jo Dupperault Fassbender
This is the true story of eleven-year-old Terry Jo Dupperault, whose entire family was murdered while out at sea. This is Terry Jo’s harrowing account of the four-days she spent in the middle of the ocean with just a cork float keeping her safe. Terry Jo collaborated with highly regarded psychologist, Richard Logan in this incredible true story. The book was released May 1, 2010 and has received excellent reviews on Amazon.com.
Gold Medal Fitness: A Revolutionary 5-Week Program by Dara Torres
This new fitness book by five time Olympian Dara Torres provides readers with a wealth of diet and exercise tips by a renowned athlete. The book was released May 4, 2010.
These are ten of the biggest new book releases for May 2010. From new cookbooks to the newest Grisham novel, there is something for every taste.