Calling all book lovers! Here’s is your monthly dose of new books – and there is a particularly exciting July 2016 book release!

Brand New Books July Book Release Harry Potter and Savage Song

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child by J.K. Rowling

Release Date: July 31

Harry Potter and the Cursed Child is the so-called “eighth book” of the Harry Potter series, though it is actually a play currently going on in the West End of London. The production of the play is releasing the script to the public on July 31 (in the tradition of past books being released in July) but is available now for pre-order. Rowling has urged viewers of the play to #KeeptheSecrets to avoid spoilers from spreading.

This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab

Release Date: July 5th

There is a city where violence has begun to breed actual monsters. A young man and a young woman living there must decide whether they want to become heroes or villains, friends or enemies. As an adult fantasy writer, this is Schwab’s first venture into Young Adult.

Brand New Books July Book Release Saga and Brass Moon


Saga, Volume 6 by Brian Vaughan, illustrated by Fiona Staples

Release Date: July 5th

Saga chronicles the adventures of two star-crossed lovers – who are different races and from different planets – and their mixed-breed daughter, Hazel. Volume 6 is the latest in an award-winning and much talked about comic book series. The family balances fleeing from inter-galactic authorities with sending their daughter to kindergarten.

Under a Brass Moon Anthology

Release Date: July 28

A Goodreads find, this book is a steampunk anthology of short stories.  It includes an assortment of fantasy and steampunk authors that promise to take you to a Victorian age of corsets and brass gears.

We hope you’re as excited as we are for these upcoming books, especially Harry Potter! While waiting for this book will never be the same as for the original series, the anticipation is still thrilling! What July 2016 book release are you most excited for?