Next week, Zeroes, by Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan, and Deborah Biancotti, hits bookstores everywhere. The first in a trilogy that reads like a mashup of X-Men: First Class with season one of Heroes (we’ll just pretend those other seasons don’t exist), it’s a thick book of superpowered excitement that’ll leave readers anxiously awaiting the next installments. It’s the first in […]
This is a month of thrilling returns: Stephenie Meyer is back, Rainbow Rowell’s Fangirl spinoff is FINALLY here, and Miss Peregrine fans can now read her peculiar children’s story in one week-long binge. Other exciting new reads include a Victorian murder mystery and a futuristic invasion story told entirely in classified documents and other “found” ephemera. Here […]
October means mellowcreme pumpkins, finding five bucks in the pocket of last year’s coat (and spending it on more mellowcreme pumpkins), and BOOKS, BOOKS, BOOKS! From the first fantasy YA of a favorite author to a Gilded Age thriller to retellings of “The Wild Swans” and the Orpheus myth, here are 20 of the month’s most exciting […]
Today’s most exciting new releases include a cyberpunk survival story set in space, a sweetly complicated romance set on earth, and an alt-history World War II thriller. These are the books we’re planning Halloween couples’ costumes with right now.
You know the age-old tale: girl discovers she has powers, girl is ostracized, girl…uses her powers for darkness and becomes a glorious villainess? Let’s just say Marie Lu’s Young Elites series isn’t exactly your typical fantasy, and Adelina is not your typical heroine. She is, however, one of the “young elites,” a group of people […]