June 2022 Most Anticipated New Book Releases

 June 2022 books new release most anticipated upcoming titles to read coming soon

Notable upcoming books to be published in June 2022, limited to hardcover new releases. Here are the most anticipated books releases for the month:

For the Throne (Wilderwood #2)
Hannah Whitten

What It's About: The First Daughter is for the Throne
The Second Daughter is for the Wolf...

Red and the Wolf have finally contained the threat of the Old Kings but at a steep cost. Red's beloved sister Neve, the First Daughter is lost in the Shadowlands, an inverted kingdom where the vicious gods of legend have been trapped for centuries and the Old Kings have slowly been gaining control...

Publication Date: June 7, 2022
fantasy physical tbr romance

Can't Look Away
Carola Lovering

What It's About: It's 2013, and twenty-three-year-old Brooklyn barista Molly Diamond has just locked eyes with Jake Danner, the front man of an up-and-coming Southern rock band. It's not long before Molly and Jake fall deeply in love, inspiring each other's writing and planning for a life together filled with creativity, passion, and adventure...

Publication Date: June 14, 2022
thriller mystery romance

The Many Daughters of Afong Moy
Jamie Ford

What It's About: Dorothy Moy breaks her own heart for a living.

As Washington’s former poet laureate, that’s how she describes channeling her dissociative episodes and mental health struggles into her art. But when her five-year-old daughter exhibits similar behavior and begins remembering things from the lives of their ancestors, Dorothy believes the past has truly come to haunt her...

Publication Date: August 2, 2022
historical fiction botm magical realism

A Mirror Mended (Fractured Fables #2)
Alix E. Harrow

What It's About: A Mirror Mended is the next installment in USA Today bestselling author Alix E. Harrow's Fractured Fables series.

Zinnia Gray, professional fairy-tale fixer and lapsed Sleeping Beauty, is over rescuing snoring princesses. Once you’ve rescued a dozen damsels and burned fifty spindles, once you’ve gotten drunk with twenty good fairies and made out with one too many members of the royal family, you start to wish some of these girls would just get a grip and try solving their own narrative issues...

Publication Date: June 14, 2022
retellings novella lgbtq

Geraldine Brooks

What It's About: Winner of the Dayton Literary Peace Prize and the Anisfield-Wolf Book Award

A discarded painting in a junk pile, a skeleton in an attic, and the greatest racehorse in American history: from these strands, a Pulitzer Prize winner braids a sweeping story of spirit, obsession, and injustice across American history

Kentucky, 1850...

Publication Date: June 14, 2022
historical fiction book club audiobook

It All Comes Down to This
Therese Anne Fowler

What It's About: Meet the Geller sisters: Beck, Claire, and Sophie, a trio of strong-minded women whose pragmatic mother, Marti, will be dying soon.

Beck, the eldest, is a freelance journalist whose marriage has long been devoid of passion, and she's recently begun to suspect that her husband, Paul, is hiding something from her...

Publication Date: June 7, 2022
contemporary giveaways dnf

A Botanist's Guide to Parties and Poisons
Kate Khavari

What It's About: The Lost Apothecary meets Dead Dead Girls in this fast-paced, STEMinist adventure.

Debut author Kate Khavari deftly entwines a pulse-pounding mystery with the struggles of a woman in a male-dominated field in 1923 London.

Newly minted research assistant Saffron Everleigh is determined to blaze a new trail at the University College London, but with her colleagues’ beliefs about women’s academic inabilities and not-so-subtle hints that her deceased father’s reputation paved her way into the botany department, she feels stymied at every turn...

Publication Date: June 7, 2022
mystery historical fiction historical

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