Red Dragon Codex by R.D. Henham

Red Dragon Codex by R.D. Henham

Title: Red Dragon Codex Author: R.D. Henham (Rebecca Shelley) Publisher: Mirrorstone Release Date: January 8, 2008 ISBN: 978-0786949250 Size: Trade hardcover; 256 pages Genre: Middle Grade Speculative Dear Reader, In my cozy library alcove, I never realized the peril that could befall a traveler in the mountains — or even a quiet villager, minding her own business. Then I read Sindri Suncatcher’s A Practical Guide […]

January 9, 2008 / 1 Comment
Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow by Jessica Day George

Sun and Moon, Ice and Snow by Jessica Day George

Blessed—or cursed—with an ability to understand animals, the Lass has always felt estranged from her family, who struggle to make a living in the windswept north. So when an isbjorn (polar bear) seeks her out and promises that her family will be provided for if she accompanies him to his castle, she doesn’t hesitate. But the great white bear is not what he seems, nor […]

January 8, 2008 / 5 Comments
The Search for the Red Dragon by James A. Owen

The Search for the Red Dragon by James A. Owen

Title: The Search for the Red Dragon Author: James A. Owen Publisher: Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing Release Date: January 1, 2008 ISBN: 978-1416948506 Size: 9 x 6; 384 pages Genre: Young Adult Fantasy Series: Sequel to Here There Be Dragons It has been nine years since John, Jack, and Charles had their great adventure in the Archipelago of Dreams and became the Caretakers of […]

January 5, 2008 / 0 Comments
The Mage’s Daughter by Lynn Kurland

The Mage’s Daughter by Lynn Kurland

Title: The Mage’s DaughterAuthor: Lynn Kurland Publisher: Berkley Sensation Release Date: January 2, 2008 ISBN: 978-0425219164 Size: 5.5×8 paperback; 384 pages Genre: Speculative In the kingdom of Neroche, nightmarish creatures have been unleashed as weapons in a war of evil. Morgan the mercenary, daughter of a treacherous black mage, must fight against them-as well as for her very life. Miach of Neroche would risk his […]

January 2, 2008 / 0 Comments
Spires of Stone by Annette Lyon

Spires of Stone by Annette Lyon

Title: Spires of Stone Author: Annette Lyon Publisher: Covenant Communication, Inc. Release Date: 2007 ISBN: 978-1598114487 Size: 6×9 Genre: Historical Romance Bethany Hansen wasn’t sure when or if she would ever see Benjamin Adams again. She also told herself that it didn’t matter. But when Ben and his two brothers come home after more than two years of serving a mission to the Eastern states, […]

December 27, 2007 / 2 Comments
The Well of Ascension by by Brandon Sanderson

The Well of Ascension by by Brandon Sanderson

Title: The Well of Ascension Author: Brandon Sanderson Publisher: TOR Books Release Date: August 21, 2007 ISBN: 978-0765316882 Size: 6×9; 592 pages Genre: Fantasy Series: Sequel to Mistborn: The Final Empire The impossible has been accomplished. The Lord Ruler—the man who claimed to be god incarnate and brutally ruled the world for a thousand years—has been vanquished. But Kelsier, the hero who masterminded that triumph, […]

December 26, 2007 / 1 Comment

The Lights of Mahonri Moriancumer by Phyllis Gunderson

A monk with a secret… A light that never dies… A legend that could change history… There is an ancient legend about shining stones. About lights that never dim, never die. And the stones are old. Very old. Archaeologist Mathilda Howard believes in solid scientific fact and proven history. Not mythical stories about shining stones or prehistoric advanced civilizations. But when an old Tibetan monk […]

December 24, 2007 / 0 Comments
Hunting Gideon by Jessica Draper

Hunting Gideon by Jessica Draper

Title: Hunting Gideon Author: Jessica Draper Publisher: Zarahemla Books Release Date: August 13, 2007 ISBN: 978-0978797140 Size: 5×8.5; 184 pages Genre: Speculative Thriller Tracking hackers and crackers for the FBI’s National Infrastructure Protection Center looks like a vivid video game to an outsider, but the outcome of the play is deadly serious. Through her online feline avatar, Sekhmet, Sue Anne Jones stalks the V-Net, the […]

December 23, 2007 / 1 Comment
Book of a Thousand Days by Shannon Hale

Book of a Thousand Days by Shannon Hale

Title: Book of a Thousand DaysAuthor: Shannon Hale Publisher: Bloomsbury USA Children’s Books Release Date: September 18, 2007 ISBN: 978-1599900513 Size: 5×8; 320 pages Genre: Young Adult Fantasy When Dashti, a maid, and Lady Saren, her mistress, are shut in a tower for seven years because of Saren’s refusal to marry a man she despises, the two prepare for a very long and dark imprisonment. […]

December 22, 2007 / 6 Comments
How to Take the Ex Out of Ex-Boyfriend by Janette Rallison

How to Take the Ex Out of Ex-Boyfriend by Janette Rallison

Title: How to Take the Ex Out of Ex-Boyfriend Author: Janette Rallison Publisher: G.P Putnam’s Sons Books Release Date: June 21, 2007 ISBN: 978-0399246173 Size: 5.5×8.5; 272 pages Genre: Contemporary Young Adult Romantic Comedy Boyfriends are supposed to be loyal, caring and handsome. Giovanna’s boyfriend Jesse may have the last two down, but he’s seriously lacking in the loyalty department. When her twin brother, Dante, […]

December 20, 2007 / 1 Comment