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.
Mostly 2020 releases, and some of them being debuts, added to my shelves this week!
Book 5 in the Great Library series
TBH, I just saw the author’s name and added it, because I loved her The Disasters. This book is about a group of teens doing a magical heist in a society where the use of magic is heavily restricted and comodified
In this story partly inspired by a Polish fairytale, a forest queen makes a deal with a young dragonslayer to defeat the Golden Dragon and his hordes of monsters.
“A group of teens with a secret pushed into a deadly game” is so formulaic, it is practically its own genre of YA thrillers at this point, but I am helpless against its siren call.
The daughter of a doomsday prepper has to save her siblings from an outbreak of violent bombings throughout the country, while evading authorities who are blaming her father for it.
A girl decides to ‘go undercover’ to take revenge on the popular kids who ruined her best friend’s life, by gathering dirt on them to reveal to everyone.
A Taiwanese teen enrolled for a strict educational program in Taiwan finds that its basically a summer-long adult-supervision free vacation.
Shelved on Goodreads
Down Comes the Night by Louisa M Alcott
“a gothic romance set in a Guillermo del Toro-esque world. The book is about a healer torn between duty and her heart, a soldier broken by his crimes, and the darkness that threatens to consume them” Releases in 2021 but got to add it now!
8 new books shelved this week!
What new books have you added to your shelves? Any of these you excited for?