Tuesday, November 13, 2018

New Fiction

Catwoman: Soulstealer by Sarah J Maas
DC Icons; Book Three
“Selina Kyle's coming-of-age-story as she claws her way to the top of Gotham City's criminal underbelly and becomes Catwoman.” –WorldCat

Hero at the Fall by Alwyn Hamilton
Rebel of the Sands; Book Three
“When gun slinging Amani Al'Hiza escaped her dead-end town, she never imagined she'd join a revolution, let alone lead one. But after the bloodthirsty Sultan imprisoned the Rebel Prince Ahmed she doesn't have a choice. Armed with only her revolver and her untameable powers, Amani must rally her skeleton crew of rebels for a rescue mission through the unforgiving desert to a place that, according to maps, doesn't exist.” –WorldCat

Immortal Reign: A Falling Kingdoms Novel by Morgan Rhodes
Falling Kingdoms: Book Six
“As two lethal elemental gods set out to destroy Mytica, sworn enemies must become allies in the final fight to save the kingdoms.” –WorldCat

Inferno by Julie Kagawa
Talon; Book Five
“What if dragons walked among us in human form? Enter a modern fantasy of heroes, sacrifice, forbidden love, and enemies turned allies who have no choice but to fight side by side.” –WorldCat

Lost Crow Conspiracy by Rosalyn Eves
Blood Rose Rebellion: Book Two        
“After her cousin Matyas' blood breaks the Binding, effectively disarming the spell restricting magic to the elite Luminates, Anna Arden believes that the magical, inhuman Praetheria will be safe, Hungary will be independent of Hapsburg rule, and she can freely love the Romani Gábor, but instead by May 1848, Anna feels pressure to lend her support to opposing political factions, attempts to master her chimera nature, and ends up seeking the aid of the outlaw the King of Crows.” –WorldCat

Tess of the Road by Rachel Hartman
“In the medieval kingdom of Goredd, women are expected to be ladies, men are their protectors, and dragons get to be whomever they want. Tess, stubbornly, is a troublemaker. You can't make a scene at your sister's wedding and break a relative's nose with one punch (no matter how pompous he is) and not suffer the consequences. As her family plans to send her to a nunnery, Tess yanks on her boots and sets out on a journey across the Southlands, alone and pretending to be a boy.” –WorldCat

The Burning Maze by Rick Riordan
The Trials of Apollo; Book Three
“The Greek god Apollo is still in the persona of ungifted human teenager Lester Papadopoulos. Now Lester and his demigod friends must go through the Labyrinth to find the third emperor-- and an Oracle who speaks in word puzzles-- somewhere in the American Southwest. But the longer he stays mortal, the weaker he grows ... and the less confident that he will be able to regain his place on Mount Olympus.” –WorldCat

The Emerald Sea by Richelle Mead
Glittering Court; Book Three  
“Meet Tamsin, the Glittering Court's hard-angled emerald. Her outsized aspirations make her a fierce competitor, rising to the top of the ranks. But when the ship she boards for the New World is tragically lost at sea, she is quite literally thrown off-course.” –WorldCat

Traitor To The Throne by Alwyn Hamilton
Rebel of the Sands: Book Two
“Mere months ago, gunslinger Amani al'Hiza fled her dead-end hometown on the back of a mythical horse with the mysterious foreigner Jin, seeking only her own freedom. Now she's fighting to liberate the entire desert nation of Miraji from a bloodthirsty sultan who slew his own father to capture the throne.” –WorldCat

Wildcard by Marie Lu
Sequel to Warcross
“Emika Chen barely made it out of the Warcross Championships alive. Now that she knows the truth behind Hideo's new NeuroLink algorithm, she can no longer trust the one person she's always looked up to. Determined to put a stop to Hideo's grim plans, Emika and the Phoenix Riders band together, only to find a new threat lurking on the neon-lit streets of Tokyo.” – WorldCat