You Should Have Known by Jean Hanff Korelitz - A successful New York City oncologist with the perfect family she always wanted has her life turned upside down after her husband goes missing and a chain of horrible revelations send her reeling.
available 8.12.14 -- Jewell’s most recent novel is a melodrama starring the Bird clan: happy-go-lucky mother Lorelai, patient father Colin, headstrong eldest child Meg, meek Beth, and dissimilar twins Rory and Rhys. Each member of the family begins to drift away from the others, and the subsequent years find them dealing with affairs, abandonment, and death.
The Midwife of Venice by Roberta Rich: takes place in 16th century Venice. Hannah is a Jewish midwife who breaks the law to help deliver a Gentile Baby, putting her ghetto at risk. This is my idea of the perfect summer read (quick read and pulls you in on the first page).