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Four New Releases to Celebrate July 4th

Four New Releases to Celebrate July 4th

There are many ways to celebrate our country’s Independence Day. You can spend it watching Saving Private Ryan and Pearl Harbor, or grilling and watching fireworks with family and friends, or counting how many choppy renditions of the Star Spangled Banner and America the Beautiful you hear. (Someone please count, I always lose track or lose my mind.) But today we’re celebrating with four novels that are set to release this month.

I normally spend July 4th with my family poolside. Anytime I’m near a body of water, it calls for a good read. Below you’ll find four new novels I’m particularly excited for this month. As always, click the photo for a full summary.

False Step by Victoria Helen Stone

Release Date: July 1, 2019

What happens when 15 minutes of fame is too much? Johnny Bradley and his family are about to find out after he rescues missing child, Tanner. His wife, Veronica, despises his sudden fame, worried what personal secrets may be revealed in the spotlight. But when a darker side to Tanner's disappearance is revealed, Veronica realizes nothing should be trusted, and everything should be feared.

The Gifted School by Bruce Holsinger

Release Date: July 2, 2019

When an exclusive school for gifted children opens in the community, a happy group of friends and family are almost destroyed by their own competitiveness.

Spin the Dawn by Elizabeth Lim

Release Date: July 9, 2019

Maia Tamarin dreams of becoming the world's greatest tailor, but as a woman, all she can hope for is to marry someone suitable. When a royal messenger summons her father, she takes his place disguised as a boy. Now, she's competing for the role of imperial tailor and must complete the impossible task of sewing three magical dresses from the sun, the moon, and the stars.

Never Have I Ever by Joshilyn Jackson

Release Date: July 30, 2019

Amy Whey enjoys her perfectly ordinary life with a professor husband, step daughter, newborn son and the company of her book club. Little does she know, Angelica Roux is about to shake up her book club. With the wine plentiful, an innocent game begins to reveal some guilty secrets. Amy soon realizes Roux already knows her darkest secret, and she'll do whatever it takes to keep it hidden and her family safe, and beat Roux at her own game.

Happy July 4th! Next week on the blog I’m reviewing A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness. Until then, you can keep up to date with The Paper Tide on Facebook and Instagram.

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