On March 15, 2017, the Library Love Fest team went live on Facebook for a special edition of Genre Bending, where we talked about the upcoming romance, fantasy, sci-fi, and horror novels you should read next! Click on the image below to watch the archived video, and definitely check out our Summer and Fall 2017 picks below!
And now, check out more information about our genre-fiction picks:
Black Mad Wheel by Josh Malerman: From the author of the hit literary horror debut Bird Box comes a chilling novel about a group of musicians conscripted by the U.S. government to track down the source of a strange and debilitating sound. Request the egalley here.
The Rise and Fall of D.O.D.O. by Neal Stephenson and Nicole Galland: From bestselling author Neal Stephenson and critically acclaimed historical and contemporary commercial novelist Nicole Galland comes a captivating and complex near-future thriller combining history, science, magic, mystery, intrigue, and adventure that questions the very foundations of the modern world. Request an egalley here.
White Hot by Ilona Andrews: The Hidden Legacy series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Ilona Andrews continues as Nevada and Rogan navigate a world where magic is the norm…and their relationship burns hot. Request an egalley here.
Magpie Murders by Anthony Horowitz: From the New York Times bestselling author of Moriarty and Trigger Mortis, this fiendishly brilliant, riveting thriller weaves a classic whodunit worthy of Agatha Christie into a chilling, ingeniously original modern-day mystery. Request an egalley here.
Talon of God by Wesley Snipes and Ray Norman: The acclaimed actor makes his fiction debut with this enthralling urban fantasy in which a holy warrior must convince a doctor with no faith to help stop a powerful demon and his minions from succeeding in creating hell on earth—a thrilling adventure of science and faith, good and evil, damnation and salvation. Check back soon for an egalley.
The City of Brass by S. A. Chakraborty: Step into The City of Brass, the spellbinding debut from S. A. Chakraborty—an imaginative alchemy of The Golem and the Jinni, The Grace of Kings, and One Thousand and One Nights, in which the future of a magical Middle Eastern kingdom rests in the hands of a clever and defiant young con artist with miraculous healing gifts. Check back soon for an egalley.
The Day of the Duchess by Sarah MacLean: The third book in Sarah’s witty and romantic Scandal & Scoundrel series featuring a ravishing heroine and the man, desperately in love with her, who now has to make amends. Check back soon for an egalley.
The Reluctant Queen by Sarah Beth Durst: Filled with political intrigue, violent magic, and malevolent spirits, the mesmerizing second book in Sarah Beth Durst’s Queens of Renthia epic fantasy trilogy. Request an egalley here.
The Prey of Gods by Nicky Drayden: From a new voice in the tradition of Lauren Beukes, Ian McDonald, and Nnedi Okorafor comes The Prey of Gods, a fantastic, boundary-challenging tale, set in a South African locale both familiar and yet utterly new, which braids elements of science fiction, fantasy, horror, and dark humor. Request an egalley here.