Saturday, May 30, 2015

Fresh Batch (May 31st – June 6th)

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Fresh Batch, posted weekly, keeps you up to date on the hottest releases of the upcoming week.

Flavor of the week:

The Witch Hunter
Virginia Boecker
Series: The Witch Hunter #1
Publication date: June 2nd 2015
by Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

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The magic and suspense of Graceling meet the political intrigue and unrest of Game of Thrones in this riveting fantasy debut.

Your greatest enemy isn’t what you fight, but what you fear.

Elizabeth Grey is one of the king’s best witch hunters, devoted to rooting out witchcraft and doling out justice. But when she’s accused of being a witch herself, Elizabeth is arrested and sentenced to burn at the stake.

Salvation comes from a man she thought was her enemy. Nicholas Perevil, the most powerful and dangerous wizard in the kingdom, offers her a deal: he will save her from execution if she can break the deadly curse that’s been laid upon him.

But Nicholas and his followers know nothing of Elizabeth’s witch hunting past–if they find out, the stake will be the least of her worries. And as she’s thrust into the magical world of witches, ghosts, pirates, and one all-too-handsome healer, Elizabeth is forced to redefine her ideas of right and wrong, of friends and enemies, and of love and hate.

Virginia Boecker weaves a riveting tale of magic, betrayal, and sacrifice in this unforgettable fantasy debut.

Other releases this week:
* In no particular order *

Sugar by Deirdre Riordan Hall [Purchase]
In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume [Purchase]
Vicious Cycle (Vicious Cycle #1) by Katie Ashley [Purchase]
Moonlight on Nightingale Way (On Dublin Street #6) by Samantha Young [Purchase]

The Devil You Know by Trish Doller [Purchase]
Kane (Slater Brothers #3) by L.A. Casey [Purchase]
More Happy Than Not by Adam Silvera [Purchase]
Royal Wedding (The Princess Diaries #11) by Meg Cabot [Purchase]

Sweet Ache (Driven #6) by K. Bromberg [Purchase]
Hidden Huntress (The Malediction Trilogy #2) by Danielle L. Jensen[Purchase]
Finders Keepers (Bill Hodges Trilogy #2) by Stephen King [Purchase]
The Summer of Chasing Mermaids by Sarah Ockler [Purchase]

Proof of Forever by Lexa Hillyer [Purchase]
The Liar’s Key (The Red Queen’s War #2) by Mark Lawrence [Purchase]
Joyride by Anna Banks [Purchase]
The Master Magician (The Paper Magician Trilogy #3) by Charlie N. Holmberg [Purchase]

The Shadow Revolution (Crown & Key #1) by Clay Griffith and Susan Griffith [Purchase]
Eeny Meeny (Helen Grace #1) by M.J. Arlidge [Purchase]
Beyond the Cut (Sinner’s Tribe Motorcycle Club #2) by Sarah Castille [Purchase]
Spelled by Betsy Schow [Purchase]

Modern Monsters by Kelley York [Purchase]
Powerless (The Hero Agenda #1) by Tera Lynn Childs and Tracy Deebs [Purchase]
Charlie, Presumed Dead by Anne Heltzel [Purchase]
Devoted by Jennifer Mathieu [Purchase]

The Singular and Extraordinary Tale of Mirror and Goliath (The Peculiar Adventures of John Loveheart, Esq. #1) by Ishbelle Bee [Purchase]
Skyscraping by Cordelia Jensen [Purchase]
Circus Mirandus by Cassie Beasley [Purchase]
Sweet by Emmy Laybourne [Purchase]

The Good Girls (The Perfectionists #2) by Sara Shepard [Purchase]
Siren’s Fury (The Storm Siren Trilogy #2) by Mary Weber [Purchase]
The Edge of Forever by Melissa E. Hurst [Purchase]
Book Scavenger by Jennifer Chambliss Bertman [Purchase]

Suddenly One Summer by Julie James [Purchase]
Nearly Found (Nearly Gone #2) by Elle Cosimano [Purchase]
Like It Never Happened by Emily Adrian [Purchase]
Deadly Design by Debra Dockter [Purchase]

The Hidden Prince (The Orphan Queen 0.1) by Jodi Meadows [Purchase]
Endgame (Night School #5) by C.J. Daugherty [Purchase]
Phoenix Rising by Bryony Pearce [Purchase]
Elements of Chemistry (Elements of Chemistry #1-3) by Penny Reid [Purchase]

The Darkness Within (The Monster Within #2) by Kelly Hashway [Purchase]
The Hunted (The Enemy #6) by Charlie Higson [Purchase]
Dancing with Molly by Lena Horowitz [Purchase]
Breakaway: Beyond the Goal by Alex Morgan [Purchase]

Because You’ll Never Meet Me by Leah Thomas [Purchase]
Children of the Earth (End Times #2) by Anna Schumacher [Purchase]
Invisible Monsters (Talker 25 #2) by Joshua McCune [Purchase]
Surviving Santiago by Lyn Miller-Lachmann [Purchase]

What are you excited for this week?


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5 Responses to “Fresh Batch (May 31st – June 6th)”

  1. Alba @ BookPics

    Wow!! So many books!!!

    I didn’t know Kelley York was releasing another book!!
    I’m a HUGE fan of hers!!
    Cannot wait to get my hands on her book!!!!!!