Back Science Fiction & Fantasy | July Newsletter

SelectReads News
Simple News Pro
  Science Fiction & Fantasy  
The Dark Spirit of Moxworth Manor

Mr. Michael Ross Reynolds · CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform; 1 edition
Format: Paperback

An unassuming Capuchin monkey named Moxie becomes the unlikely heir of a mega- mansion. Built on the site of a cursed and abandoned colonial village, Moxworth Manor is enchanted by the Dark Spirit; a simmering Abenaki Indian phantom whose rage is mounting in an evil conspiracy to avenge...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Time Keeper

Mitch Albom · Hyperion; 1st edition
Format: Hardcover

From the author who's inspired millions worldwide with books like Tuesdays with Morrie and The Five People You Meet in Heaven comes his most imaginative novel yet, The Time Keeper--a compelling fable about the first man on Earth to count the hours.The man who became Father Time.In Mitch...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Sirius: A Novel About the Little Dog Who Almost Changed History

Jonathan Crown · Scribner
Pages: 247
Format: Print book

A highly original, tragicomic novel as seen through Sirius, an extraordinary dog who helps his Jewish family escape from Germany to California, becomes a Hollywood star, and ultimately contributes to Hitler's downfall.Levi, a fox terrier, lives with his family in a grand townhouse in Berlin....
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Hawley Book of the Dead: A Novel

Chrysler Szarlan · Ballantine Books; First Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY NPRFor fans of The Physick Book of Deliverance Dane and A Discovery of Witches comes a brilliantly imagined debut novel brimming with rich history, suspense, and magic.   Revelation Reve Dyer grew up with her grandmothers family stories, stretching...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Witch of Painted Sorrows

M. J. Rose · Atria Books; 1St Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Possession. Power. Passion. New York Times bestselling novelist M. J. Rose creates her most provocative and magical spellbinder yet in this gothic novel set against the lavish spectacle of 1890s Belle Époque Paris.Sandrine Salome flees New York for her grandmother's Paris mansion to escape...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Bird Box: A Novel

Josh Malerman · Ecco
Pages: 262
Format: Hardcover

Written with the narrative tension of The Road and the exquisite terror of classic Stephen King, Bird Box is a propulsive, edge-of-your-seat horror thriller, set in an apocalyptic near-future world - a masterpiece of suspense from the brilliantly imaginative Josh Malerman.Something is out there...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Hot Zone

Jayne Castle · Jove

The world of Harmony has its wonders, one of them being Rainshadow Island.Just beneath its surface, a maze of catacombs hides a dangerous secret ... Halloween - with its tricks and treats - is a dust bunny's dream come true. Just ask Lyle, Sedona Snow's faithful sidekick. But for Sedona,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
From Dead to Worse

Charlaine Harris · Ace; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

New in the "addicting" New York Times bestselling series featuring Sookie Stackhouse. After the natural disaster of Hurricane Katrina and the manmade explosion at the vampire summit, everyone - human and otherwise - is stressed, including Louisiana cocktail waitress Sookie Stackhouse,...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Country of Ice Cream Star

Sandra Newman · Ecco Press
Pages: 592
Format: Hardcover

In the aftermath of a devastating plague, a fearless young heroine embarks on a dangerous and surprising journey to save her world in this brilliantly inventive dystopian thriller, told in bold and fierce language, from a remarkable literary talent.My name be Ice Cream Fifteen Star and this...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Get in Trouble: Stories

Kelly Link · Random House
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

NAMED ONE OF THE TEN BEST FICTION BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY TIME AND ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY BookPage * BuzzFeed * Chicago Tribune * Kirkus Reviews * NPR * San Francisco Chronicle * Slate * Toronto Star * The Washington PostShe has been hailed by Michael Chabon as "the...
Read More check catalog
 
 
Beautiful You: A Novel

Chuck Palahniuk · Anchor
Format: Hardcover

"A billion husbands are about to be replaced."From the author of Fight Club, the classic portrait of the damaged contemporary male psyche, now comes this novel about the apocalyptic marketing possibilities of a new product that gives new meaning to the term "self-help."...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Mime Order

Samantha Shannon · Bloomsbury USA
Format: Hardcover

Paige Mahoney has escaped the brutal penal colony of Sheol I, but her problems have only just begun: many of the fugitives are still missing and she is the most wanted person in London.As Scion turns its all-seeing eye on Paige, the mime-lords and mime-queens of the city's gangs are invited...
Read More check catalog
 
 
The Sparrow Sisters: A Novel

Ellen Herrick · William Morrow & Company
Pages: 384
Format: Paperback

With echoes of the alchemy of Practical Magic, the lushness of Saving CeeCee Honeycutt, and the darkly joyful wickedness of the Witches of Eastwick, Ellen Herrick's debut novel spins an enchanting love story about a place where magic whispers just beneath the surface and almost anything...
Read More check catalog