17 Reasons to Hit the Bookstore

LPapademetriou-Fires FuryAs if anyone needs a reason to run to their favorite bookstore, check out all the fabulous titles that have hit the shelves today. There’s a ton of great authors here…why are you still reading this, go to the bookstore now! *grin* Wait, did I miss any? If so, let us know!

  1. Paladins of Shannara: Allanon’s Quest by Terry Brooks
  2. Size 12 and Ready to Rock by Meg Cabot (Heather Wells Mystery)
  3. So Close to You by Rachel Carter
  4. Lost In Time by Melissa de la Cruz (Blue Bloods #6) – MMP
  5. Shadow of Night by Deborah Harkness (All Souls #2)
  6. West of Want by Laura Kaye (Hearts of the Anemoi #2)
  7. Wildcat Fireflies by Amber Kizer (Fenestra #2) – MMP
  8. Blood of the Demon by Rosalie Lario (Demons of Infernum #1) – MMP
  9. Mothership by Isla Neal and Martin Leicht
  10. House of Shadows by Rachel Neumeier
  11. Fury’s Fire by Lisa Papademetriou (Siren’s Storm #2)
  12. Dark Water by Tricia Rayburn (Siren #3)
  13. Crux by Julie Reese
  14. Dead of Night by Lynn Viehl
  15. Batman: Earth One by John Geoff and Gary Frank

    Batman-Earth OneBatman is not a hero.

    He is just a man.

    Fallible, vulnerable, and angry.

    In a Gotham City where friend and foe are indistinguishable, Bruce Wayne’s path toward becoming the Dark Knight is riddled with more obstacles than ever before. Focused on punishing his parents’ true killers, and the corrupt police that allowed them to go free, Bruce Wayne’s thirst for vengeance fuels his mad crusade and no one, not even Alfred, can stop him.

    In the tradition of the #1 New York Times bestselling Superman: Earth One, writer Geoff Johns and artist Gary Frank re-imagine a new mythology for the Dark Knight, where the familiar is no longer the expected in this long-awaited original graphic novel from DC Comics.

  16. Seraphina by Rachel Harman

    RHartman-SeraphinaFour decades of peace have done little to ease the mistrust between humans and dragons in the kingdom of Goredd. Folding themselves into human shape, dragons attend court as ambassadors, and lend their rational, mathematical minds to universities as scholars and teachers. As the treaty’s anniversary draws near, however, tensions are high.

    Seraphina Dombegh has reason to fear both sides. An unusually gifted musician, she joins the court just as a member of the royal family is murdered—in suspiciously draconian fashion. Seraphina is drawn into the investigation, partnering with the captain of the Queen’s Guard, the dangerously perceptive Prince Lucian Kiggs. While they begin to uncover hints of a sinister plot to destroy the peace, Seraphina struggles to protect her own secret, the secret behind her musical gift, one so terrible that its discovery could mean her very life.

    In her exquisitely written fantasy debut, Rachel Hartman creates a rich, complex, and utterly original world. Seraphina’s tortuous journey to self-acceptance is one readers will remember long after they’ve turned the final page.

  17. Fever Moon: The Fear Dorcha by Karen Marie Moning

    KMMoning-Fever MoonAn all-new Mac & Barrons story by #1 New York Times bestselling author Karen Marie Moning, marvelously adapted into a full-color graphic novel by writer David Lawrence and illustrator Al Rio

    In Fever Moon, we meet the most ancient and deadly Unseelie ever created, the Fear Dorcha. For eons, he’s traveled worlds with the Unseelie king, leaving behind him a path of mutilation and destruction. Now he’s hunting Dublin, and no one Mac loves is safe.

    Dublin is a war zone. The walls between humans and Fae are down. A third of the world’s population is dead and chaos reigns. Imprisoned over half a million years ago, the Unseelie are free and each one Mac meets is worse than the last. Human weapons don’t stand a chance against them.

    With a blood moon hanging low over the city, something dark and sinister begins to hunt the streets of Temple Bar, choosing its victims by targeting those closest to Mac. Armed only with the Spear of Destiny and Jericho Barrons, she must face her most terrifying enemy yet.

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I am a 30-something SAHM with two adorable boys and a supportive husband who is very tolerant of my reading addiction. I love to read and easily go through about a dozen books a month – well I did before I had kids. Now, not so much. After my first son was born, I began to take my hobby of reviewing a little more serious and started Literary Escapism to help with my sanity. I love to discuss the fabulous novels I’ve read and meeting all the wonderful people in the book blogging community has been amazing.

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