Stacking the Shelves is a weekly haul meme hosted by Tynga’s Reviews & Reading Reality. It is about sharing enthusiasm for the new books added to our shelves – be it physical, ebooks, galleys or borrowed from the library.
A homeless teen has to navigate living on the streets when the contact she has been waiting on from the father stops, and she has to face a frosty fall.
Hints of magical realism in a story about domestic violence.
Okay initially I thought Hillyer is writing another fairytale retelling and my heart jumped, but this is actually a contemporary mystery novel.
Adam Silvera had an upcoming urban fantasy novel and I didn’t even know about it! OMG! The series is in an alternate universe, a “gritty, fast-paced adventure about two brothers caught up in a magical war generations in the making“. Also I am screaming at that marvelous phoenix on the cover!
A teen finds out his parents have been keeping a secret from him, and pretending everything is alright. Now having to keep the secret himself, he is boxed in with no outlet to talk except for his cousin.
You betcha it caught my eye solely from the torii on the cover because I am all for Japanese mythology! Supposedly, it’s a retelling of Akira Kurosawa’s Seven Samurai, and has a girl who can see yokai seeking the help of shinigami to defeat the demon king before he rises.
A teen with depression and a teen with cystic fibrosis find an unlikely friendship, that develops into something different.
“Twin Peaks meets Riverdale in this twisty atmospheric mystery from the critically acclaimed author of A Lite Too Bright, Samuel Miller, about the search for a missing girl at an elite prep school.“
Two femme-coded rival time agents, in a war to determine the future, having a romance? Buddy this gave me ars Paradoxica feels!
9 new books shelved this week!
What new books have you added to your shelves? Any of these you excited for?