Friday Five – 4th of July Edition
Hooray, Friday is here! We’ve got tons of media wins this week, paired with our favorite GIFs to celebrate the 4th of July. We hope all you bookworms have a festive and fun 4th of July weekend!
Song – “Party In The USA” by Miley Cyrus
Instagram Crush – @outofthebex
Movie – Top Gun
Here’s this week’s Friday Five paired with our favorite 4th of July GIFs.
Linda Dahl, author of The Bad Dream Notebook, wrote an incredible piece for Harper’s Bazaar about her daughter’s struggles with drug addiction.
BookSparks authors Sandra Block, Michele Campbell, J.L. Doucette and C.E. Tobisman shared their tips with BookRiot on what inspired their mystery writing.
Kirkus Reviews called Bridge of The Gods by Diane Rios, “An engaging adventure that shows the strength that can be discovered amid tragedy.” Read the full review here.
[City]BookReview shared 10 tips on how to land a TV interview, with advice from BookSparks authors Sheila Grinell, Roni Beth Tower and Lizbeth Meredith.
ICYMI, USA Today’s Happy Ever After revealed the cover art for Tamara Lush‘s book Constant Craving (arriving in November 2017).
Month two of the Summer Reading Challenge is coming to a close! Our July lineup is amazing, get a sneak peak here of our July books.
US Weekly has all of the must-reads for 4th of July weekend, featuring #SRC2017 books: The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid, It’s Always The Husband by Michele Campbell and more!
Ms. Career Girl shared 7 inspiring summer reads including: The People We Hate At The Wedding by Grant Ginder, The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo by Taylor Jenkins Reid, The Lake Effect by Erin McCahan and many more!
The TODAY Show named Sour Heart by Jenny Zhang a perfect read for the long weekend!
Bustle shared 15 heart-pounding summer thrillers including #SRC2017 picks Every Last Lie by Mary Kubica and Into The Water by Paula Hawkins!
Good Housekeeping selected 21 best new books for summer reading, featuring Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan!
Cosmopolitan has 11 of the best books of summer 2017 featuring #SRC2017 reads Rich People Problems by Kevin Kwan and Sour Heart by Jenny Zhang!
Cosmopolitan also picked Sour Heart by Jenny Zhang and Into The Water by Paula Hawkins as two of 2017’s best new books!
If you’re still looking for summer reads, Chick Lit Central dived into all of our June #SRC2017 titles. Take a look!
What an incredible week for BookSparks authors!