Rights Available! Presidential Mystery Teases a Sinister Conspiracy

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Hope Never Dies (Quirk Books, July 10) by Andrew Shaffer
Agency: UTA

The summer's second presidential mystery — following Bill Clinton's — to make the New York Times best-seller list. In this escapist romp (look at that cover!), Barack Obama and Joe Biden, fresh out of office, road-trip to stop the conspiracy behind opioids.

An Absolutely Remarkable Thing (Dutton, Sept. 25) by Hank Green
Agency: Anonymous Content

The debut (adult) novel from popular science vlogger and brother ?of The Fault in Our Stars' John Green is sci-fi with humor: ?20-something April documents the weird 10-foot Transformers-like sculptures (nicknamed "Carls") popping up all over the world.

This story first appeared in the Aug. 15 issue of The Hollywood Reporter magazine. To receive the magazine, click here to subscribe.