New Book Releases: August 18, 2020

Each week, I’ll catalog the biggest and most exciting adult and YA fiction — and the occasional nonfiction — coming out that Tuesday.

BETTY, Tiffany McDaniel. In 1960s rural Appalachia, a young girl discovers family secrets that will haunt her forever. Read an excerpt here. Bookshop.

THE PATRON SAINT OF PREGNANT GIRLS, Ursula Hegi. In late 19th-century, three mothers grapple…