If you’ve my last post (HERE) then you’d know I was at BEA AND BOOK CON 2018! It was honestly a blast and it was so exciting! Got to meet amazing people and authors! Obviously means I got tons and tons of books, and here I am to share it with everyone! I am not including my Book Con haul in here because Book Con is a much smaller scope and mostly published/very very well known books, but if you would like to know what else I got, you can find out in my YouTube video HERE!
Each link you see below is linked to its respective Goodreads page!
Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake http://bit.ly/3darkcrownsGR
I owned this book but got this one since I went to her signing! A story about three queens in their own mini queendoms, each born with a magical ability; some wield it stronger, some don’t. And it is their fate to fight for the true crown.
See my review here!
The Dreadful Tale of Prosper Redding – Alex Bracken http://bit.ly/prosperreadingGR
“A tale of betrayal and revenge, of old hurts passed down from generation to generation. Can you ever fully right a wrong, ever truly escape your history?”
A middle grades book about Prosper Redding as he traces his history back to a contract his ancestor made with a demon… I think fans of the movie HOLES (2003) might find something similar!
When We Caught Fire by Anna Godbersen http://bit.ly/WhenWeCaughtFireGR
This is an Advanced Reader’s Copy. The final book will be released on October 2, 2018 by HarperTeen.
This is a story about an epic love triangle—one that will literally set the city ablaze, and change the lives of three childhood friends forever.
A YA historical fiction on the Great Chicago Fire in 1871, get ready to for the flames of a love that will make the world burn. Perfect for fans who enjoy love triangles and romance!
The Light Between Worlds by Laura E. Weymouth http://bit.ly/LightBetweenWorldsGR
This is an Advanced Reader’s Copy. The final book will be released on October 23, 2018 by HarperTeen.
A story of the Hapwell sisters as one goes on a voyage to find the other, both physically and internally, and into the heart.
Warning: This book portrays characters dealing with depression, self-harm, PTSD, illness, eating disorder and the loss of a loved one. It refers to possible suicide, contains scenes of violence and war, and brief mentions may be unsettling to readers with emetophobia.
The Devil’s Thief by Lisa Maxwell http://bit.ly/DevilsThiefGR
This is an Advanced Reader’s Copy. The final book will be released on October 9, 2018 by Simon Pulse.
Sequel to The Last Magician, Esta and Harte set off on a cross-country chase through time to steal back the elemental stones they need to save the future of magic.
A YA historical fiction x fantasy that seems to be spectacular! But I need to read the first book first LOL
The Priory of the Orange Tree by Samantha Shannon http://bit.ly/prioryGR
This is an Advanced Reader’s Copy. The final book will be released in March 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing.
“A trailblazing epic fantasy about a world on the brink of war with dragons—and the women who must lead the fight to save it.”
A world divided. A queendom without an heir. An ancient enemy awakens. An 800+ page monster filled with the worlds of the East to West and no other than girl power!
Imprison the Sky by A.C. Gaughen http://bit.ly/ImprisonTheSkyGR
This is an Advanced Reader’s Copy. The final book will be released on January 22, 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing.
The second book in The Elementae series, a heroine so powerful that she might be able to command the sky.
Perfect for anyone who loves a journey through the bright blue skies and the deep blue oceans!
The Darkdeep by Ally Condie & Brendan Reichs http://bit.ly/DarkdeepGR
This is an Advanced Reader’s Copy. The final book will be released on October 2, 2018 by Bloomsbury Publishing.
Four young fellows explore the place where their friend has left to: a place where no one ever goes. Only to find secrets and something ancient buried within the darkdeep…
Perfect for fans who are into middle grade books, horror and definitely a mystery!
The Wicked King by Holly Black – http://bit.ly/WickedKingGR
This is an Advanced Reader’s Copy. The final book will be released in January 2019 by Little Brown.
The sequel to everyone’s favorite, The Cruel Prince, this book will show you what it means to make yourself strong, and why must be strong enough to strike and strike and strike again without tiring.
Unbroken: 13 Stories Starring Disabled Teens http://bit.ly/unbrokenDisabledTeensGR
This is an Advanced Reader’s Copy. The final book will be released in September 2018 by Farrar, Straus and Giroux.
Stories from interstellar wars to enchanted carnivals, Marieke Nijkamp along with thirteen authors explores the wide range of diversity, from disabled teens to those of color, even those of the LGBTQIA+ community, just as they are.
Let us reclaim those narratives and identities, and dispatch the stereotypes.
The Sisters of the Winter Wood by Rena Rossner http://bit.ly/SistersWinterWoodGR
This is an Advanced Reader’s Copy. The final book will be released on September 25, 2018 by Redhook.
A debut fantasy novel filled with magic, folklore, danger, the love and beauty of sisterhood, and a family secret passed down through generations.
Let this magic save the village of sisters Liba and Laya that is slowly giving away to a dark force.
A Map of Days by Ransom Riggs http://bit.ly/MapOfDaysGR
This is an Advance Sampler. The final book will be released on October 2, 2018 by Dutton Books.
The peculiar family moves to America as they explore this country with even less magic than where Jacob and everyone were, as everyone discovers secrets and legacies as a mysterious bunker of Jacob’s grandfather emerges in their lives.
New wonders and dangers await in this next chapter for Miss Peregrine’s peculiar children.
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