Best New Books: Week of June 18, 2019

The following books, published this week, received starred reviews in Booklist. Want to read our starred reviews before the books go on sale? Subscribe to Booklist!

Adult Fiction

Blood Relations, by Jonathan Moore

The Body Lies, by Jo Baker

Conviction, by Denise Mina

Empress of Forever, by Max Gladstone

Fake Like Me, by Barbara Bourland

FKA USA, by Reed King

Fleishman Is in Trouble, by Taffy Brodesser-Akner

The Ugly Truth, by Jill Orr

Adult Nonfiction

North of Havana: The Untold Story of Dirty Politics, Secret Diplomacy, and the Trial of the Cuban Five, by Martin Garbus

Outrages: Sex, Censorship, and the Criminalization of Love, by Naomi Wolf

A Primer for Forgetting: Getting Past the Past, by Lewis Hyde

A Sand Book, by Ariana Reines

Youth Fiction

How to Read a Book, by Kwame Alexander and illustrated by Melissa Sweet

Last Bus to Everland, by Sophie Cameron

Patron Saints of Nothing, by Randy Ribay

Youth Nonfiction

Moles, by Rachel Poliquin and illustrated by Nicholas John Frith



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Briana Shemroske is Booklist's Marketing Associate. She graduated with a BA from Lake Forest College where she studied English Writing and Art History. In her free time she can be found eating cheeseburgers, frolicking with her schnoodle, Moritz, and feebly attempting to play board games. Follow her on Twitter at @Booklist_Briana.

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