Summer is the perfect time to settle into your beach or deck chair and discover a new writer. Hachette Book Group proudly presents this free Summer Reading Fiction Sampler, filled with the first chapters of 15 novels being published across all our imprints over the course of summer 2014. Authors Jeff Abbott (Inside Man), Megan Abbott (The Fever), Adam Brookes (Night Heron), M.R. Carey (The Girl With All The Gifts), Stephan Eirik Clark (Sweetness #9), Kimberly Elkins (What Is Visible), Ryan Graudin (The Walled City), Edan Lepucki (California), Jodi Ellen Malpas (One Night Promised), David Shafer (Whiskey Tango Foxtrot), Anne Rivers Siddons (The Girls Of August), Carla Stewart (The Hatmaker's Heart), Alison Sweeney (Scared Scriptless), Carl Weber (The Choir Director 2) And Chris Weitz (The Young World) are united by a common publisher and a desire to share their work with any reader eager for a great story. Hopefully this taste of their work will lead you to discover your new favorite novelist!