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10 best books of July, according to Amazon

Whether you're looking for a historical novel set against the backdrop of World War I, a fascinating read about DNA, or a police thriller set in Dublin, there's a book for everyone this month. Here, Amazon's editors pick 10 very different books to help you keep your cool throughout July. Here's their list.

- Monitor Staff

1. 'Shine Shine Shine,' by Lydia Netzer

In Netzer's debut novel, engineer Maxon and his wife Sunny already have plenty on their plates – marital strains, their autistic son, Sunny's pregnancy, and her mother's illness – before Maxon leaves on a space mission. But when something goes wrong on the mission, everything is thrown into upheaval and long-buried secrets come to the forefront.

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