Stacking The Shelves #119

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.

Most manga adds but also a couple of interesting mysteries!

Galleys

This Is Why We LieThis is Why We Lie by Gabriella Lepore

Everyone in Gardiners Bay has a secret. When Jenna Dallas and Adam Cole find Colleen O’Dell’s body floating off the shore of their coastal town, the community of Gardiners Bay is shaken. But even more shocking is the fact that her drowning was no accident. Once Jenna’s best friend becomes a key suspect, Jenna starts to look for answers on her own. As she uncovers scandals inside Preston Prep School leading back to Rookwood reform school, she knows she needs Adam on her side. As a student at Rookwood, Adam is used to getting judgmental looks, but now his friends are being investigated by the police. Adam will do whatever he can to keep them safe, even if that means trusting Jenna. As lies unravel, the truth starts to blur. Only one thing is certain: somebody must take the fall.

The Keeper of Night (The Keeper of Night, #1)The Keeper of Night by Kylie Lee Baker

I saw reapers and shinigami and I instantly added it! (Side note: I really hope they change the cover)

 

Lies My Memory Told MeLies my Memory Told Me by Sacha Wunsch

a heart-stopping psychological mystery in a world where memories can be shared—and one girl can’t trust any of them.

SEQUELS

A Tropical Fish Yearns for Snow, Vol. 7 Hell’s Paradise: Jigokuraku, Vol. 8 Fly Me to the Moon, Vol. 5 The King's Beast, Vol. 2 Zom 100: Bucket List of the Dead, Vol. 2 The Way of the Househusband, Vol. 5 Snow White with the Red Hair, Vol. 13 BEASTARS, Vol. 12 Love Me, Love Me Not, Vol. 8 Daytime Shooting Star, Vol. 12 Shortcake Cake, Vol. 12 The Box in the Woods (Truly Devious, #4)

Added on GoodReads

Citizen: An American LyricCitizen by Claudia Rankine

Claudia Rankine’s bold new book recounts mounting racial aggressions in ongoing encounters in twenty-first-century daily life and in the media. Some of these encounters are slights, seeming slips of the tongue, and some are intentional offensives in the classroom, at the supermarket, at home, on the tennis court with Serena Williams and the soccer field with Zinedine Zidane, online, on TV-everywhere, all the time. The accumulative stresses come to bear on a person’s ability to speak, perform, and stay alive. Our addressability is tied to the state of our belonging, Rankine argues, as are our assumptions and expectations of citizenship. In essay, image, and poetry, Citizen is a powerful testament to the individual and collective effects of racism in our contemporary, often named “post-race” society.

SEQUELS

The Second Rebel [The Last Laugh]


18 new books shelved!


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

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