Lake Success by Gary Shteyngart, out Sept. 4
Barry Cohen is a hedge fund manager who oversees $2.4 billion in assets. He also is the father to a 3-year-old autistic boy and is being investigated by the SEC. Is it any surprise that he wants to run away from his life? Lake Success follows this insane road trip, as Barry boards a Greyhound to find his old college sweetheart, whom he hasn't spoken to in years. You can always count on Gary Shteyngart for a smart, laugh-out-loud read, and Lake Success is all of those things and more.