Books Released 8/30
The Forgetting Moon by Brian Lee Durfee – Publisher’s Weekly – http://www.publishersweekly.com/978-1-4814-6522-9 Violent and broody epic fantasy
Curioddity by Paul Jenkins – NPR – http://www.npr.org/2016/08/31/490101769/curioddity-needs-more-curiosity-more-oddity
The Sorcerer to the Crown by Zen Cho – Claire Rousseau – https://youtu.be/uR_YKPoZRus
Royal court fantasy of manners with a diverse cast.
Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson – Daniel Greene – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Clyzgs-pY5M
The Rook by Daniel O’Malley and Binti by Nnedi Okorafor – Effusions of Wit – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p3e7VLma15U
On the Edge of Gone by Corinne Duyvis – Katie Loves to Read – https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YDzD_dZAQEg
Red Rising by Pierce Brown – Common Touch of Fantasy – https://youtu.be/3JsqXOSlLjM
More Written Reviews:
The Language of Dying by Sarah Pinborough – Pat’s Fantasy Hotlist – http://fantasyhotlist.blogspot.ca/2016/08/the-language-of-dying.html
Deeply emotional novella with some magical realism about losing a loved one.
Children of Time by Adrian Tchaikovsky – The Curious SFF Reader – https://thecurioussffreader.wordpress.com/2016/08/23/book-review-children-of-time-arthur-c-clarke-shortlist-post-5/
A review on the new Arthur C. Clarke award winner.
Nevernight by Jay Kristoff – Speculative Herald – http://www.speculativeherald.com/2016/08/19/review-nevernight-by-jay-kristoff/
A glowing review of Nevernight.
The Last One by Alexandra Oliva – Bibliosanctum – https://bibliosanctum.com/2016/08/15/book-review-the-last-one-by-alexandra-oliva/
What happens when reality tv meets a dystopian thriller?
The Hike by Drew Magary – Bibliosanctum – https://bibliosanctum.com/2016/08/25/book-review-the-hike-by-drew-magary/
A crazy weird stroll through the woods.
The Dream-Quest of Vellitt Boe by Kij Johnson – NPR Book Review from Amal Eh-Mohtar – http://www.npr.org/2016/08/27/490100328/everything-has-meaning-in-the-dream-world-of-vellitt-boe
Mirror Image by Michael Scott and Melanie Ruth Rose – Tenacious Reader –
http://www.tenaciousreader.com/2016/09/01/review-mirror-image-by-michael-scott-and-melanie-ruth-rose/ Horror book about a mirror that feeds on souls.
Hope and Red by Jon Skorvron – Fantasy-Faction – http://fantasy-faction.com/2016/hope-and-red-by-jon-skovron Glowing review