Bird Box by Josh Malerman Published by Ecco Published on May 13th 2014 Genres: Adult Fiction, Horror Goodreads • Amazon • Barnes & Noble Most people ignored the outrageous reports on the news. But they became too frequent, they became too real. And soon, they began happening down the street. Then the Internet died. The television and radio went silent. The phones stopped ringing. And we couldn’t look outside anymore. Malorie raises the children the only way she can; indoors. The house is quiet. The doors are locked, the curtains are closed, mattresses are nailed over the windows. They are… Read more »
Waiting on Wednesday is a weekly meme hosted by Breaking the Spine Why I’m Waiting? I like the title, I like the cover, and the synopsis has captured my interest. I also have a feeling this book will make me cry. I like books that make me cry. What Are You Waiting For?
And All The Stars by Andrea K. Höst Published by Andrea K. Höst Published on September 30th 2012 Genres: Science Fiction, Young Adult Goodreads • Amazon • Barnes & Noble Come for the apocalypse. Stay for cupcakes. Die for love. Madeleine Cost is working to become the youngest person ever to win the Archibald Prize for portraiture. Her elusive cousin Tyler is the perfect subject: androgynous, beautiful, and famous. All she needs to do is pin him down for the sittings. None of her plans factored in the Spires: featureless, impossible, spearing into the hearts of cities across the world… Read more »
This Night So Dark by Amie Kaufman, Meagan Spooner Series: Starbound #1.5 Published by Disney Hyperion Published on October 7th 2014 Genres: Science Fiction, Young Adult Goodreads • Amazon • Barnes & Noble Don’t miss the breathtaking short story that connects the first two novels in the Starbound trilogy, These Broken Stars and This Shattered World. Tarver still has nightmares about the night, six months before the Icarus crash, when he rescued a group of civilian researchers being held hostage by brutal mercenaries. Now Tarver and Lilac must reconcile his memories of that fateful night with the truth that they… Read more »