June has come to an end and with that we’re (finally) halfway through 2020! As you try to catch up on your reading goal here are some amazing books that came out this month that you should definitely add to your TBR.
Must-Read Books That Went On Sale in June 2020
1. I Killed Zoe Spanos by Kit Frick
Nothing says summer quite like a murder mystery thriller set in the Hamptons. Anna Cicconi is starting a summer job in the Hamptons as a nanny in the hopes of getting a fresh start. But Anna bears the eerie resemblance to Zoe Spanos, a local girl that went missing over New Years. When Zoe’s body is found in a nearby lake, and Anna is charged with manslaughter. But something doesn’t quite add up and Martina Green, teen host of the Missing Zoe podcast, is determined to find out the truth.
2. Girl, Unframed by Deb Caletti
Looking for more thrillers? Then you’ll definitely want to read this one! Sydney isn’t entirely excited to spend the summer with her film-star mother, who prizes her beauty and male attention above all else. Sydney’s fears rise when she discovers her mother’s involvement with Jake, a dangerous art dealer with shady connections. To make matters worse, Jake’s eyes seem to follow Sydney everywhere and behaviors that once seemed like misunderstandings begin to feel like threats as the summer grows longer and hotter.
3. The Sullivan Sisters by Kathryn Ormsbee
The Sullivan sisters used to be close, but over the years secrets have been hidden and they have drifted apart. That is, until days before Christmas, a letter arrives, informing the sisters of a dead uncle and an inheritance they knew nothing about. The news forces them to band together in the face of a sinister family mystery…and, possibly, murder. This books is about sisterly bonds, growing up, and dealing with the ghosts of your past.
4. Love From A to Z paperback by S.K Ali
This book has been newly re-packaged in paperback and this cover is just amazing! What happens when a mad, sad fiery girl meets a beautiful cinnamon roll boy with secrets? An unforgettable romance following two Muslim teens who meet during a spring break trip.
5. Cursed TV Tie-in Edition by Thomas Wheeler and Frank Miller
The TV tie-in edition of Cursed is here! Soon to be a Neflix original series, airing July 17th, this clever retelling of the King Arthur legend follows Nimue, the Lady of the Lake. Nimue, along with a young mercenary named Arthur, sets out on a journey to deliver the Sword of Power to the legendary magician, Merlin. Legend says whosoever wields the Sword of Power shall be the one true King. But what if the sword has chosen a Queen?
6. My Summer of Love and Misfortune by Lindsay Wong
Iris Wang is having a bit of a rough start to her summer: Her boyfriend cheated on her, she didn’t get into any colleges, and she has no idea who she is or what she wants to do with her life. In an attempt to snap her out of her funk, her parents send her away to visit family in Beijing. Iris doesn’t expect much from this trip but soon she is swept up into the ridiculous, opulent world of Beijing’s wealthy elite, leading her to unexpected and extraordinary discoveries about her family, her future, and herself.
7. Perfect Liars by Amanda K. Morgan
Why read only one thriller when you can read two! This bind-up includes two amazing thrillers that are sure to have your heart racing. Will these teens come out on top, or will their tangled webs of deception and intrigue pull them under?
8. Our Year of Maybe paperback by Rachel Lynn Solomon
This book has been beautifully re-packaged in paperback and if you haven’t already read this book, you definitely should! Sophie would do anything for Peter, her best friend and secret crush, she’d even donate a kidney for him. But Peter’s life post-transplant isn’t what either of them expected. Though he once had feelings for Sophie, too, he’s now drawn to Chase. Then one heartbreaking night twists their relationship into something neither of them recognizes, leading them to question their past, their future, and whether their friendship is even worth fighting for.