Attainment: New Titles Out Next Week

Selected new titles appearing next Tuesday, September 5:

The Vietnam War: An Intimate History by Geoffrey C. Ward and Ken Burns (Knopf, $60, 9780307700254) is a companion to the upcoming Ken Burns documentary.

Stephen Colbert's Midnight Confessions by Stephen Colbert (Simon & Schuster, $19.99, 9781501169007) brings a popular Late Show segment to book form.

Dinner at the Center of the Earth by Nathan Englander (Knopf, $26.95, 9781524732738) explores the Israeli-Palestinian conflict through a wide cast of characters.

Sing, Unburied, Sing: A Novel by Jesmyn Ward (Scribner, $26, 9781501126062) follows an impoverished family in rural Mississippi.

Fantasyland: How America Went Haywire: A 500-Year History by Kurt Andersen (Random House, $30, 9781400067213) chronicles America's long history of irrationality.

Enemy of the State by Vince Flynn and Kyle Mills (Atria/Emily Bestler, $28.99, 9781476783512) is the 14th Mitch Rapp thriller.

Ruth Bader Ginsburg: The Case of R.B.G. vs. Inequality by Jonah Winter and Stacy Innerst (Abrams, $18.95, 9781419725593) structures for young readers the facts of the life of Ruth Bader Ginsburg as a court case against injustice.

Good Me Bad Me: A Novel by Ali Land (Flatiron, $25.99, 9781250087645) follows the daughter of a serial killer.

Cuz: The Life and Times of Michael A. by Danielle S. Allen (Liveright, $24.95, 9781631493119) explores the fate of the author's cousin, who was tried as an adult at age 15 for an attempted carjacking.

The List by Patricia Forde (Sourcebooks Jabberwocky, $16.99, 9781492647966) features a young woman who uncovers a sinister plan in a fantasy world in which everyone must speak List, a language of only 500 words.

Hungry Girl Clean & Hungry OBSESSED! by Lisa Lillien (St. Martin's Griffin, $21.99, 9781250087256).

Born to Run by Bruce Springsteen (Simon & Schuster, $19.99, 9781501141522).

It, based on the novel by Stephen King, opens September 8. This adaptation, starring Bill Skarsgård as Pennywise, covers only the childhood portion of King's book (with a second movie planned for the adult half). A tie-in version (Scribner, $19.99, 9781501175466) is available.

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