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The Best New Crime Fiction of July 2019

New Crime Fiction Releases July 2019The mosquitoes are buzzing and it’s time to build a summer bookfort and solve some mysteries! Or go along for a thrilling ride through the criminal world. Either way, these mystery and thrillers releasing in July should be on your radar—I mean in your bookfort. I have for you a long-running series with a forensic sculptor, a great PI with a possibly murderous brother, a murderous best friend, an edge-of-your-seat thriller, a Prep school past murder come a knockin’, and an avenge-my-father thriller. July is criminally hot!


Jamie Canavés is a Book Riot contributing editor and Tailored Book Recommendations Coordinator who always has a book in one hand. She writes the Unusual Suspects mystery newsletter, never says no to chocolate or ‘80s nostalgia, and spends way too much time asking her goat-dog “What’s in your mouth?!” Tweets: @Oh_Dinky.