Books Released in July 2023

Published:June 28, 2023
Prepare to be captivated by a literary feast like no other! July brings forth an extraordinary selection of new books that will transport you to enchanting realms, stir your emotions, and ignite your imagination. July’s releases promise to cater to every reader’s appetite for captivating stories. Unveil the dazzling lineup of new books that will undoubtedly leave you craving for more!
Snapshots from Home by Sasha Wasley

Released July 4, 2023

Snapshots from Home

Sasha Wasley

Charming and heartfelt, this is Australian historical fiction at its best, with a cast of characters worth writing home about. For fans of Victoria Purman, Joy Rhoades and anyone who loved The Guernsey Literary Potato Pie

Wifedom: Mrs Orwell's Invisible Life by Anna Funder

Released July 4, 2023

Wifedom: Mrs Orwell’s Invisible Life

Anna Funder

A blazing, genre-bending masterpeice from one of the most inventive writers of our time.

The Willow Tree Wharf

Released July 4, 2023

The Willow Tree Wharf

Léonie Kelsall

An intriguing new rural romance from the best-selling author of The River Gum Cottage.

Lowbridge by Lucy Campbell

Released July 5, 2023


Lucy Campbell

Where everybody knows everyone, how can somebody just disappear?A missing girl. Decades of silence. A secret too big to bury.

The Escapades of Tribulation Johnson by Karen Brooks

Released July 5, 2023

The Escapades of Tribulation Johnson

Karen Brooks

From the author of The Good Wife of Bath comes this brilliant recreation of the vibrant, optimistic but politically treacherous world of London’s Restoration theatre, where we are introduced to the remarkable playwright Aphra Behn, now a feminist icon but then an anomaly, who gravitated to the stage – a place where artifice and disguise are second nature and accommodates those who do not fit in.

The Collected Regrets of Clover by Mikki Brammer

Released July 5, 2023

The Collected Regrets of Clover

Mikki Brammer

The Collected Regrets of Clover is the burst of hopefulness we need right now. A sparkling debut novel from Australian Mikki Brammer, which reminds us all to live our best life with fewer regrets.


Released July 5, 2023

The Drowning Girls

Veronica Lando

One simple sacrifice is all they need. Cast a stone. Aim true. Let her sink.

Mistakes and Other Lovers by Amy Lovat

Released July 11, 2023

Mistakes and Other Lovers

Amy Lovat

Mistakes and Other Lovers heralds a bold new voice in Australian fiction. With a sharply-observed exploration of the anxieties and freedoms that come when seeking both selfhood and adulthood, Amy Lovat is one to watch.’ HANNAH KENT

On a Bright Hillside in Paradise by Annette Higgs

Released July 18, 2023

On a Bright Hillside in Paradise

Annette Higgs

From the winner of the 2022 Penguin Literary Prize. Told from five different points of view, each one revealing a little more of the story.

Restless Dolly Maunder: A Biographical Novel by Kate Grenville

Released July 18, 2023

Restless Dolly Maunder: A Biographical Novel

Kate Grenville

An exquisite portrait of Kate Grenville’s complex, conflicted grandmother-a woman Kate feared as a child, and only came to understand in adulthood.

And there you have it! A glimpse into the world of literature this July. These are the books that will transport you, inspire you, and leave an indelible mark on your literary soul. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to immerse yourself in their pages and unlock the wonders that await. Happy reading!

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