I got this book from a Lifehacker post on getting boys to read books with female protagonists. I thought it sounded interesting because it had several elements of Greek mythology in it. I read it now because it gave me a U author. I tried to get the kids to read it, but neither was interested.
Genre: middle grade urban fantasy
Length: 424 pages
Font: Hoefler Text
Setting: London and St. Paul, MN, present day Continue reading
I’ve heard good things about this book in various places, but I put it on my TBR list after listening to episode 17 of the What Should I Read Next podcast. I decided it had been a while since I’d read a post-apocalyptic book and it was time to check it off my reading list.
Genre: post-apocalyptic fiction
Length: 333 pages
Setting: various places in North America, near future Continue reading
I was provided an advance review copy of this book to read, but my opinions are my own. I was intrigued by the setting, and always interested in good scifi.
Published: 2016 (it comes out today!)
Genre: science fiction
Length: 364 pages
Setting: Nigeria, mostly near Lagos, 2055-2066 Continue reading