What are the best books with name of the month in the title?

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    #1The Guns of August

    The Guns of August
    The Guns of August is a Pulitzer Prize-winning book by renowned historian Barbara Tuchman. It recounts the first month of World War I: the thirty days of August 1914.

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    Beverly Carpenter
    Written on May 9, 2018
    "WWI is often overshadow by WWII. The truth is that the first war was much more gruesome with countless trenches and stationary battle fields. It was more like a slaughter house than a war."
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    #2The Door to December

    The Door to December

    The Door to December is a standalone mystery suspense novel written by Dean Koontz which centers on nine-year-old Melanie who was kidnapped and saved by her mother from a threat she can hardly understand. 


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    Martín Garza
    Written on May 9, 2018
    "The Door to December is one of the best worth-reading books. My son read it over and over and couldn't get tired of it. It's one of those books that live in one's mind even when they grow old. "
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    #3The Hunt for Red October (Jack Ryan Universe)

    The Hunt for Red October (Jack Ryan Universe)

    The Hunt for Red October is the fourth book in the military fiction series Jack Ryan Universe written by Tom Clancy which centers on Soviet submarine commander Marko Ramius who decides to defect at the tail end of the Cold War to head to Cuba. 


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    Steven Hayes
    Written on May 11, 2018
    "There is quite a lot in this action packed military book. I found it to be long winded in some parts, but still a great read."
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    #4Three Junes

    Three Junes

    Three Junes is a standalone fiction novel written by Julia Glass which centers on the lives of a Scottish family as they handle the joys, fulfillment, and betrayals of love. 


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    Edward Mendez
    Written on May 2, 2018
    "Three junes is a great book, even cooler is that it has june in the title."
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    #5The Enchanted April

    The Enchanted April

    The Enchanted April is a standalone classic romance novel written by Elizabeth von Arnim which centers on four English women who divorced their husbands and receives an amount of money for a book deal so they go to Italy. 


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    Helen Hernandez
    Written on April 30, 2018
    "April is my birth month so I pretty much get any book that has April in the title; strange, I know. I was disappointed in this one. The story was boring and moved far too slow for me."
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    #6January First

    January First

    January First: A Child's Descent into Madness and Her Father's Struggle to Save Her is a nonfiction biography by Michael Schofield. It tells the story of the author's daughter and how he coped with and fought her illness. It was published in 2013.


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    Jessica Graham
    Written on May 11, 2018
    "At first I wasn't into the book. After a few pages I warmed up to it. It was a very captivating and we'll written story about parents displaying patience. Great story."
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    #7The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August

    The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August

    The First Fifteen Lives of Harry August is a standalone science fiction novel written by Claire North which is about Harry who always returns to where he started after he dies although he keeps on trying to change the future. 


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    Tyler Willis
    Written on May 9, 2018
    "What an interesting idea/story for a book. I was having second thoughts about picking this up for my next read, but was glad I did. Made me keep thinking about the story even after I finished."
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    #8The Dry Grass of August

    The Dry Grass of August

    The Dry Grass of August is a historical fiction novel written by Anna Jean Mayhew which centers on 13-year-old Jubie Watts whose mind was opened to a whole new world about her family's black maid named Mary Luther as they travel to Florida.


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    Vincent Walsh
    Written on May 7, 2018
    "This book is a pretty interesting to read because it has to deal with perspectives, perceptions and the issue of racism against African American people. Even though the book is based on fiction, it still makes you feel like it's based on a real story considering the drama and narrative behind the characters. It starts out of the rather sad story though it does become uplifting and makes you feel rathergood about the main character coming around about her feelings against other races towards the end. It's definitely one of the better books that I've read this year and was pleasantly surprised by how well written it was."
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    #9October Sky (Coalwood)

    October Sky (Coalwood)
    October Sky is the first book in the science non-fiction series Coalwood written by Homer Hickam which is about him and a group of miner's sons who become backyard rocket launchers to provide hope to their entire town. 

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    Johnny Bishop
    Written on May 4, 2018
    "Wow! That's all I can say after finishing this book. It's great for me, as I love book with names of months in the title. but together than than , there are great moments of triumph and inspiration that come about thanks to the brilliant characters and wonderful situations contained in the premise."
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    #10The Twelfth Day of July

    The Twelfth Day of July

    The Twelfth Day of July is the first book in the young adult historical fiction series Kevin and Sadie written by Joan Lingard which centers on protestants Tommy and Sadie Jackson and Catholic Kevin McCoy. 


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    Arjun Verma
    Written on May 3, 2018
    "Interesting book with an interesting plot. The story makes you want to continue reading to get to the end and see what happens to the people in the book. This is one to add to your reading list for the summer if you want a good book. "
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    #11The Two Faces of January

    The Two Faces of January
    The Two Faces of January is a mystery suspense fiction novel written by Patricia Highsmith. It is first published in 1964 by Atlantic Monthly Press. 

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    Shaurya Verma
    Written on May 7, 2018
    "I got this gift from my mother. I think it was just on a whim and she seen the name of the book and I was born in January. Given she didn't really have much to go on I think this was a great choice. I really enjoyed it something different than my regular pace of reading. Thought they did a fantastic job of keeping me entertain the whole way through never once did I get bored."
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    #12The October Country

    The October Country
    The October Country is a collection of short macabre stories written by Ray Bradbury. In this volume of classic horror stories, Bradbury offers a remarkable journey into the dark depths of mystery.

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    Kevin Patterson
    Written on April 30, 2018
    "It is a bold concept to have the name of a month in the title of a book due to how hard it can be to pull off effectively; however, The October Country does not waver in its efforts to make an impression. Written by Ray Bradbury, this book discusses classic horror tales and journeys into the dark depths of mystery. This book is a must read to any young Sherlock's out there!"


Best What are the best books with name of the month in the title
1The Guns of AugustBooks 42 Paid
2The Door to DecemberBooks 39 Paid
3The Hunt for Red October (Jack Ryan Universe)Books 34 Paid
4Three JunesBooks 29 Paid
5The Enchanted AprilBooks 20 Paid
6January FirstBooks 18 Paid
7The First Fifteen Lives of Harry AugustBooks 14 Paid
8The Dry Grass of AugustBooks 10 Paid
9October Sky (Coalwood)Books 6 Paid
10The Twelfth Day of JulyBooks 3 Paid

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