Wondering what to read now? Here are all the hot new July 2024 book releases for you. I’ll let you know what I’ve read, what I can’t wait to read, and what’s getting all the attention this month.
In case you’re new to Booklist Queen, every month I cover all the hottest new book releases. I try to read as many new book releases as I can to give you an honest perspective on what to read and what to skip.
However, I realize that my to-read list might not exactly match yours. That’s why I’ve also included some of the most popular July 2024 book releases from your favorite authors.
Enough from me. Let’s get on to the July 2024 book releases so you can fill up your to-read list.
Top July 2024 Book Releases
In 1950, the Briarwood serves as a women’s boardinghouse in Washington, D.C. When Grace March moves to Briarwood, the mysterious widow creates strong female friendships between the residents with her weekly dinner parties and tea. With the fear of McCarthy’s Red Scare spreading through town, a shocking act of violence divides the house and forces the women to ponder who truly is their enemy.
As children, Jeremy and Rafe disappeared for six months only to reappear with no explanation. Rafe has scars but no memory of what happened and Jeremy has never told him that they traveled to an enchanted magical land. When Emilie hires Jeremy, now a famed missing persons investigator, to find her missing sister, Jeremy must come clean to Rafe about their past and return to the enchanted world to recover everything they lost.
In the sleepy little town of Fairhill, Vermont, nothing ever happens. Until one day, popular teen Diana Brewer is found dead in a hayfield. Now everyone in Fairhill is on edge, knowing that someone among them is a killer. With the tension of a small-town mystery and a bit of the paranormal, What Have You Done? is likely to be one of the summer’s must-read new thrillers.
Growing up, Shiloh’s friendship with Cary was the only thing that got her through high school in Omaha, Nebraska. However, after graduation they lost touch when Shiloh went off to college and Cary joined the Navy. Fourteen years later, Shiloh finds herself back in her hometown, a divorced single mom who lost her dreams along the way. When Cary returns for a friend’s wedding, Shiloh hopes to reconnect with Cary, whom she never realized she loved until he was gone.
Searching for a place at the Round Table, Collum, a talented young knight, arrives in Camelot only to discover that King Arthur died just two weeks ago. Teaming up with the ragtag knights leftover in Arthur’s fellowship after the exalted heroes left, Collum and Nimue, Merlin’s apprentice, try to rebuild Camelot. With warlords laying siege to the city and factions forming around Lancelot and Guinevere, Collum and his companions set out to reclaim Excalibur and learn the truth about King Arthur’s death in this new epic fantasy series from the author of The Magicians.
The Most Anticipated July 2024 Book Releases
While grieving her father’s death, Nina learns she has inherited a luxury vacation home in the British Virgin Islands that she had no idea he even owned or how he could afford. Having given up medical school, Maria works as a nanny for the superrich. When her wards never show, she makes herself at home in their stunning home but must abide by one rule. Never go in the basement.
Jack Schmidt has given his blood, sweat, and tears to his family’s beachfront restaurant in Delaware, forgoing vacations and ruining relationships in the process. The DelDine corporation has been snapping up as many local restaurants as it can and when they give Jack an offer, he’s tempted to accept. Jack is ready for a life outside of the restaurant. But will they take care of his workers like they promise? And who would he be without the business?
A student at NYU, Cleo knows her emotional and risky behavior makes her a disappointment to her mother, Kat. When Cleo returns home one day, she finds Kat has disappeared, leaving a bloody shoe behind. Soon Cleo discovers that Kat isn’t just a corporate lawyer mother but is her firm’s fixer, willing to stop at nothing to protect Cleo from Kat’s ex-husband, Cleo’s dangerous new beau, and threats from Kat’s past.
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Kat’s mom Jaime promises that she will retire from her life as a jewel thief after just one more job – a birthday party at billionaire Ross Sutherland’s estate. Except Kat never expected they’d run into Liam and Liam’s father, Jamie’s ex-husband from a disastrous two-day marriage. When Sutherland dies, Liam and Kat must team up, yet as the children of scammers, trust doesn’t come easily.
In a dystopian society, people born invisible are considered second-class citizens. Despite being invisible, Sweetmint has managed to go to school and receive a sought-after apprenticeship with the Northwestern Hemisphere’s famed inventor. Everything Sweetmint has earned comes crashing down when authorities accuse her missing brother of assassinating the Chief Executive. As Sweetmint searches for the truth just days before the election, she finds herself caught up in political maneuverings and disinformation that would shake the world if they come to light.
After a disturbing childhood, Kier Templar has lived her life constantly on the road, though never losing contact with her twin sister until she vanishes at a Portuguese national park. While on vacation with her brother, Detective Elin Warner comes across a disturbing map left behind by the missing woman. With the other campers closing ranks, Elin must follow Kier’s trail into the wilds in this final book of The Sanatorium series.
Popular July Upcoming Releases
What July 2024 Book Releases are You Most Excited to Read?
What books can you not wait to get your hands on this month? Did I miss any July 2024 book releases that you are anticipating? As always, let me know in the comments!
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