Saturday, August 12, 2017

Fresh Batch (August 13th – 19th)

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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:

A Map for Wrecked Girls
Jessica Taylor
Publication date: August 15th 2017
by Dial Books

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A Fall 2017 Junior Library Guild Selection!

We sat at the edge of the ocean—my sister Henri and I—inches apart but not touching at all. We’d been so sure someone would find us by now.

Emma had always orbited Henri, her fierce, magnetic queen bee of an older sister, and the two had always been best friends. Until something happened that wrecked them.

I’d trusted Henri more than I’d trusted myself. Wherever she told me to go, I’d follow.

Then the unthinkable occurs—a watery nightmare off the dazzling coast. The girls wash up on shore, stranded. Their only companion is Alex, a troubled boy agonizing over his own secrets. Trapped in this gorgeous hell, Emma and Alex fall together as Emma and Henri fall catastrophically apart.

For the first time, I was afraid we’d die on this shore.

To find their way home, the sisters must find their way back to each other. But there’s no map for this—or anything. Can they survive the unearthing of the past and the upheaval of the present?

Other releases this week:
* In no particular order *

Ferocious (Vicarious #2) by Paula Stokes [Purchase]
Rituals (Cainsville #5) by Kelley Armstrong [Purchase]
The Hummingbird Heart (Haunted Hearts Legacy #2) by A.G. Howard [Purchase]
How to Disappear by Sharon Huss Roat [Purchase]

In Other Lands by Sarah Rees Brennan [Purchase]
Wish You Were Here by Renee Carlino [Purchase]
Crystal Blade (Burning Glass #2) by Kathryn Purdie[Purchase]
A Map for Wrecked Girls by Jessica Taylor [Purchase]

Things That Happened Before the Earthquake by Chiara Barzini [Purchase]
Wicked Like a Wildfire (Hibiscus Daughter #1) by Lana Popović [Purchase]
The Color Project by Sierra Abrams [Purchase]
The Art of Feeling by Laura Tims [Purchase]

A Thousand Salt Kisses Forever (Salt Kisses, #3) by Josie Demuth [Purchase]
I’ve Got My Period. So What? by Clara Henry [Purchase]
The Hawkweed Prophecy (Hawkweed Prophecy #2) by Irena Brignull [Purchase]
Body Parts by Jessica Kapp [Purchase]

Bridge of the Gods (The Silver Mountain Series #1) by Diane Rios [Purchase]
Seven Trees of Stone (13 Days of Midnight #3) by Leo Hunt [Purchase]

Anything on your wishlist this week?

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One Response to “Fresh Batch (August 13th – 19th)”

  1. Lover Of Romance

    There are some great books here. I am definitely looking forward to this week of releases though. I have heard that Wish You Were Here is amazing. So I can’t wait for that one.