Here are some of the most exciting (and hopefully good) books of June 2017. Add your own oooh shinies to our Goodreads list and let us know in the comments which book you look forward to reading the most!


32075662Our Dark Duet
Victoria Schwab

The sequel to This Savage Song. Six months after the events of book 1, August is a reluctant leader and Kate a ruthless hunter.

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Hunger
Roxane Gay

A searingly honest memoir of food, weight, self-image, and learning how to feed your hunger while taking care of yourself.

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The Last Kid Left
Rosecrans Baldwin

19-year-old Nick drives drunk and crashes his car. Nick’s doctor and the doctor’s wife are dead in the backseat and despite the confession, something else seems to be going on.

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Stephen Florida
Gabe Habash

A college wrestler is in his senior season and with every match, he gets closer to greatness and further away from sanity.

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The Answers
Catherine Lacey

Strapped for cash to pay her medical bills, Mary takes a job as ‘the Emotional girlfriend’ of an eccentric author.

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Dear Cyborgs
Eugene Lim

Two intertwined narratives, one about two Asian American boys who are outcasts and bond over superheroes, the other about superheroes pondering modern society on their day off.

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The Changeling
Victor Lavalle

An antiquarian in NY, is plagued by weird dreams. When his wife and newly born son vanish, he journeys to a forgotten island in the East River.

32969084So Much I Want to Tell You
Anna Akana

The little sister of Youtuber Anna Akana committed suicide in 2007. These essays contain advice on all kinds of self-esteem and self-care issues.

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The Ministry of Utmost Happiness
Arundhati Roy

Following a range of characters through Old Delhi, Arundhati shows that people can be broken by the world we live in, but can always be mended again by love.

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Tash Hearts Tolstoy
Kathryn Ormsbee

A small vlogger making a series based on Anna Karenina, finds herself thrust into the limelight where she needs to come out as asexual.

31420708You Don’t Have To Say You Love Me
Sherman Alexie

When his mother died at the age of 78, Alexie responded by writing 78 poems, 78 essays, and intimate family photographs.

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Once and For All
Sarah Dessen

As the daughter of a famous wedding planner, Louna is skeptical about the happily ever after. Ambrose, her new beau, isn’t about to be discouraged though.

31450960Song of the Current
Sarah Tolscer

Caroline’s family has been called by the river gods for centuries, but when it doesn’t come for her, she takes matters into her own hands.

31078124The Unlikelies
Carrie Firestone

After saving a baby, Sadie gets introduced to her hometown heroes, an unlikely group of teenagers who secretly write local wrongs.

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Marriage of a Thousand Lies
S.J. Sindu

Lucky and her husband are both gay. They pretend to have a happy marriage for their American Sri-Lankan family, but when Lucky runs into her first love, things might have to change.

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Saints and Misfits
S.K. Ali

Janna’s hard for people to pin down as an Arab Indian-American teenager who also loves books, photography and graphic novels.

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Bad Romance
Heather Demetrios

Grace wants to escape her life and her abusive parents, but when she falls in love with Gavin, her relationship becomes an even worse prison.

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The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue
Mackenzi Lee

Set in the 18th century, teen and gentleman to be Monty finds a magical artifact and flees around Europe with his secret crush Percy and little sister.

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Believe Me
Eddie Izzard

A memoir of comedian Eddie Izzard, sharing the story of starting out as a street busker and now being one of the busiest comedians of our time.

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The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo
Taylor Jenkins Reid

A Hollywood legend is ready to share her rise to fame and chooses a young female journalist to tell her story, which will intersect with her own life in many ways.

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What I Lost
Alexandra Ballard

An anorexic girl is being treated in an eating disorder facility where mysterious packages start being delivered for her.

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Carnavalesque
Neil Jordan

A young boy finds a hall of mirrors and is pulled through to another world while someone else takes his place.

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Weird in a World That’s Not
Jennifer Romolini

Part memoir, part guide, Romolini shares her story starting out as a misfit and ending up as a success.

 

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Bored to Death book club is set up by two sisters who love to read and have nothing better to do than to start a book club.

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