Stacking The Shelves #85

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.

Whoops I didn’t update this for three weeks, and now there is a big haul to unpack here!


Of Silver and ShadowOf Silver and Shadow by Jennifer Gruenke

A silver wielder in a kingdom that outlaws them, is pulled into a rebel plot to overthrow the king, and is being hunted by a group of brutal warriors who seek to find the rebels.

Parham Itan: Tales from Beyond Volume 1Parham Itan, Vol 1 by Kaili Sorano

Two schoolmates who don’t get alongfind themselves embroiled in a paranormal phenomenon at school involving plant-faced monster people assimilating innocent victims

Dark SecretDark Secret by Danielle Rose

An exiled witch seeks refuge among the very vampires her coven had taught her to hunt, and begins to exact revenge on the witches who shunned her, while also discovering how they lied to her.


Between Burning Worlds (System Divine, #2) Finding Balance (Brave Enough, #2)


Stay GoldStay Gold by Tobly McSmith

An OV story about a transgender boy who’s going stealth at his new Texas high school and a cisgender girl who is drawn to him, even as she’s counting down the days until graduation

ParachutesParachutes by Kelly Yang

“Parachutes is a modern story of two immigrant girls on a collision course—one plucked from her privileged life in Shanghai and the other, a scholarship student determined to earn her way into an Ivy League school—as they grapple with life-altering experiences they wish they could erase.”

A Peculiar Peril (The Misadventures of Jonathan Lambshead, #1)A Peculiar Peril by Jeff VanderMeer

It is about a teenager who embarks on a quest to protect the world from an alternate universe where magic abounds and history has been rewritten”


The Dark In-BetweenThe Dark In Between by Elizabeth Hrib

Did I get this because it has angels? Heck yea I did! So, this is about a teen who has a near death experience, and who starts getting haunted by the friend who dies during that NDE, and she is now helped by a fallen angel to navigate Limbo.

If We Were Us (If We Were Us, #1)If We Were Us by K L Walther

Two best friends who are often mistakenly for a couple, are navigating new relationships of their own. And yes, its gay.

The Dark TideThe Dark Tide by Alicia Jasinka

A retelling of a Scottish fairy tale, with a queer enemies to lovers story? Watch me not even pause even a second to add it!!!

It Came From the SkyIt Came from the Sky by Chelsea Sedoti

the unforgettable story of the one small town’s biggest hoax and the two brothers who started it all. This is the absolutely true account of how Lansburg, Pennsylvania was invaded by aliens and the weeks of chaos that followed.

Sisters of Sword and SongSisters of Sword and Song by Rebecca Ross

A girl volunteers to take on part of her soldier sister’s harsh sentence, while also trying to find out what happened.


Felix Ever AfterFelix Ever After by Kacen Callender

“When transgender teen Felix decides to catfish a rival classmate for revenge, he unexpectedly begins to fall in love with his nemesis online, while also struggling with an anonymous troll sending transphobic messages.”

The FascinatorsThe Fascinators by Andrew Eilopulos

All it needed to draw me in is pitched as The Raven Boys meets Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda


Yona of the Dawn, Vol. 22 A Tropical Fish Yearns for Snow, Vol. 2 Shortcake Cake, Vol. 7 Tokyo Ghoul: re, Vol. 15 Komi Can't Communicate, Vol. 5The Seven Endless Forests

Shelved to Goodreads

A Dark and Hollow Star by Ashley Shuttleworth

Arlo, Nausicaä, Vehan, and Aurelian—four queer teens form a tenuous alliance in their attempt to track down a mysterious serial killer no one else believes exists, whose disturbing murders and use of forbidden alchemy threatens to expose the hidden faerie Courts to the human world, then destroy them both alike.

The Fell of DarkThe Fell of Dark by Caleb Roehrig

Vampire town? Somebody having to stop a “an ancient and terrible power” from returning to the earthly realm? Heck yeah!


23 new books shelved!

What new books have you added to your shelves? Any of these you excited for?

2 thoughts on “Stacking The Shelves #85

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