Happy July, readers! The weather is getting very, very hot by me, and I am ready for some beach days with the many gorgeous book covers coming out this month. Let’s take a dive.
All These Beautiful Strangers by Elizabeth Klehfoth. Out July 10 from William Morrow.
America for Beginners by Leah Franqui. Out July 24 from William Morrow.
Baby Teeth by Zoje Stage. Out July 17 from St. Martin’s Press.
The Cheerleaders by Kara Thomas. Out July 31 from Delacorte Press.
Fruit of the Drunken Tree by Ingrid Rojas Contreras. Out July 31 from Doubleday.
Ghosted by Rosie Walsh. Out July 24 from Pamela Dorman Books.
Give Me Your Hand by Megan Abbott. Out July 17 from Little, Brown and Company.
Hope Never Dies by Andrew Shaffer. Out July 10 from Quirk Books.
How to Love a Jamaican by Alexia Arthurs. Out July 24 from Ballantine Books.
I Can’t Date Jesus: Love, Sex, Family, Race, and Other Reasons I’ve Put My Faith in Beyoncé by Michael Arceneaux. Out July 24 from Atria/37 INK.
If You See Me, Don’t Say Hi: Stories by Neel Patel. Out July 10 from Flatiron Books.
The Incendiaries by R.O. Kwon. Out July 31 from Riverhead Books.
Jell-O Girls: A Family History by Allie Rowbottom. Out July 24 from Little, Brown and Company.
Lovely, Dark, and Deep by Justina Chen. Out July 31 from Arthur A. Levine Books.
The Mere Wife by Maria Dahvana Headley. Out July 17 from MCD.
Notes on a Nervous Planet by Matt Haig. Out July 5 from Canongate.
I loved Matt Haig’s Reasons to Stay Alive, and I am so happy to see he’s written something that sounds and looks just as vital.
Orchid & The Wasp by Caoilinn Hughes. Out July 10 from Hogarth.
Outside the Lines: How Embracing Queerness Will Transform Your Faith by Mihee Kim-Kort. Out July 1 from Fortress Press.
Pyre at the Eyreholme Trust by Lin Darrow. Out July 4 from Less Than Three Press.
Suicide Club by Rachel Heng. Out July 10 from Henry Holt and Co.
Things Jolie Needs to Do Before She Bites It by Kerry Winfrey. Out July 10 from Feiwel Friends.
2018 is the year of the neon light book cover, and I am SO here for it.
When Life Gives You Demons by Jennifer Honeybourn. Out July 17 from Swoon Reads.
Where the Watermelons Grow by Cindy Baldwin. Out July 3 from HarperCollins.
White Hot Grief Parade: A Memoir by Alexandra Silber. Out July 3 from Pegasus Books.
Zen and Gone by Emily France. Out July 3 from Soho Teen.