New Book Releases for my TBR | May 2019

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It’s a new month and with a new month comes new book releases!

I’m sharing five new books releasing this month that have made it onto my to-be-read stack. You will find them listed below in order of release date with a short & sweet description.

Are you looking forward to any of these new reads? 

New Book Releases May 2019

new book releases may 2019

New Book Releases May 2019 The Daughters TaleThe Daughter’s Tale
by Armando Lucas Correa

Release Date: May 7, 2019

A World War II historical fiction set in a small French village by the bestselling author of The German Girl. Correa crafted this story, based on true events, from inspiration found in conversations with a Holocaust survivor. A family saga that honors sacrifice for those you love, The Daughter’s Tale is said to be for fans of The Lilac Girls and We Were the Lucky Ones.

New Book Releases May 2019 The Art of NoticingThe Art of Noticing
by Rob Walker

Release Date: May 7, 2019

“131 Ways to Spark Creativity, Find Inspiration, and Discover Joy in the Everyday.” Exactly as the title states, this nonfiction is a collection of unique, mind-alternating techniques that inspire you to see the world in a different way. Recommended for creatives, artists, and mindfulness-seekers from the columnist behind The Workologist at the New York Times.

New Book Releases May 2019 Disappearing EarthDisappearing Earth
by Julia Phillips

Release Date: May 14, 2019

The disappearance of two young girls from a remote Russian village strikes peril in a rural community. Though the premise suggests a thriller, the work is more a collection of viewpoints. Each section is the perspective of the events and their resulting crisis from a different woman in the community. Described by some reviewers as, “a perfect work,” this uniquely formatted novel may offer more than you expect.

New Book Releases May 2019 Ask Again YesAsk Again, Yes
by Mary Beth Keane

Release Date: May 28, 2019

A multi-generational family saga surrounding the loves and losses, wrongs and forgivings, of two neighboring families. Ask Again, Yes chronicles the lives of two NYPD police officers, their wives, and their children. This is a highly publicized summer release that every reader hopes lives up to the hype.

New Book Releases May 2019 How Not to Die AloneHow Not to Die Alone
by Richard Roper

Release Date: May 28, 2019

From an editor turned author comes a startling witty and darkly humorous fiction debut. Andrew spends his days working in public health seeking out next of kin for those who have died alone. Ironically, he may be headed towards that same fate. However, Andrew’s been telling a few white lies. His coworkers believe he goes home every night to the perfect, loving family. He’s created a script for a life he’s not living. Yet in reality, Andrew leads a lonely life. That is until Peggy, a new office employee, sparks his interest. Andrew must decide if he should keep up this charade or risk it all for a second chance at love and life.


Are any of these books on your radar? I’d love to know what book(s) you are looking forward to this month!

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Til next time,

Bex

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Bex Skoog (formerly Bex Gorsuch) is a Book Blogger and Instagram Influencer who strives to connect readers with their next favorite book and encourages avid bibliophiles to make use of the inspiration found in fiction by implementing story into their day-to-day lives.


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Note: All of the above books were gifted for free by their respective publishers in hopes for feature or review. This is no way affects the selection process. 

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Bex Skoog

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Bex Skoog is the creator of the 'Out of the Bex' website, a guide to a more thoughtful life through books and simple living. If she had three wishes they would be for teacups to never empty, to possess an unending supply of classic films, and have access to the world's greatest libraries. Bex lives in Virginia outside of Washington D.C. with her husband and hundreds of stray books.

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