Monday, August 11, 2008

Forthcoming book (U.S.): Nightmare Academy #2: Monster Madness (Nightmare Academy book 2)

Nightmare Academy #2: Monster Madness (Nightmare Academy book 2) by Dean Lorey will be released on August 26, 2008 in the U.S.

Description: Welcome back to the Nightmare Academy, where Charlie Benjamin finds good friends while learning to channel his awesome powers. In the second book in the series, final exams spin wildly out of control when a vicious Darkling invades and the Nightmare Academy students drop everything to keep the mega-monsters known as the Named from fighting their way into our world. The race takes our hero, Charlie, and his friends deep into the heart of a hydra cave, far into the spooky Bermuda Triangle graveyard, and across the treacherous, monster-filled San Diego zoo.
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Forthcoming book (U.S.): Eclipse (Warriors: Power of Three book 4)

Eclipse (Warriors: Power of Three book 4) by Erin Hunter will be released on in the U.S.

Description: Firestar's three grandchildren have learned of the powerful prophecy that foretells their destinies, and the responsibility of deciding the Clans' future weighs heavily on the three apprentices. But each secretly yearns for power: Lionpaw dreams of being undefeatable in battle, while Hollypaw longs to be a great leader and Jaypaw knows only he can see the true past and future for them all. Their strengths are tested when ThunderClan is suddenly attacked - and all four Clans are thrown into a battle unlike any the cats have ever seen. Then a dark shadow falls across the forest, and a mysterious stranger warns the Clans of more trouble to come. For the first time, it appears that StarClan does not hold the answers the cats need. All of a sudden, the warrior code is being tested. A crisis of faith threatens to tear the four Clans apart and destroy what the cats have built their lives upon...
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Saturday, August 2, 2008

Just released (U.S.): Breaking Dawn (Twilight book 4)

Breaking Dawn (Twilight book 4) by Stephanie Meyer was just released in the U.S.

Description: Breaking Dawn, the 4th book in Stephanie Meyer's Twilight Saga, will be released on August 2, 2008.
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Tuesday, July 15, 2008

Just released (U.S.): The Time Paradox (Artemis Fowl book 6)

The Time Paradox (Artemis Fowl book 6) by Eoin Colfer was just released in the U.S.

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Tuesday, July 8, 2008

Just released (U.S.): Kaimira: The Sky Village (Kaimira book 1)

Kaimira: The Sky Village (Kaimira book 1) by Monk Ashland and Nigel Ashland was just released in the U.S.

Description: High over China, twelve-year-old Mei arrives at the Sky Village, an intricate web of hot-air balloons floating above an Earth where animals battle machines for control. Deep below the ruins of Las Vegas, thirteen-year-old Rom enters a shadowy world where he is commandeered to fight, gladiator-style, against hybrid demons for the entertainment of a mercenary crowd. Mei and Rom have never met, but they share a common journal—a book that allows them to communicate with each other and reveals that they carry the strange and frightening Kaimira gene, entwining aspects of human, beast, and machine within their very DNA. In this thrilling, intricately plotted novel, Mei and Rom must find the courage to balance the powers that lurk within—and overcome outside forces that seek to destroy them—if they are to survive and save the ones they love .
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Just released (U.S.): Encyclopedia Mythologica: Fairies and Magical Creatures

Encyclopedia Mythologica: Fairies and Magical Creatures by Robert A. Sabuda and Matthew Reinhart was just released in the U.S.

Description: Open this entrancing book and meet Shakespeare's Queen Titania, springing up with her silver wings aflutter. Further on, a crystalline elfin castle rises into the clouds, not far from some scary hobgoblins and trolls. And on a truly stunning spread, a humanoid magical tree spreads its branches to reveal a face within its foliage, while flowers unfold and rearrange their petals, turning into flower fairies. Visiting mythical beings around the world, from household brownies to the merfolk lurking deep below the sea, this breathtaking 3-D book, brimming with facts and fancy, will hold humans of all ages in its spell.
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Sunday, July 6, 2008

Just released (U.S.): Superior Saturday (The Keys to the Kingdom book 6)

Superior Saturday (The Keys to the Kingdom book 6) by Garth Nix was just released in the U.S.

Description: The secret of his own identity. The identity of The Architect. The complete Will of the House. The fulfillment of his fate. Arthur Penhaligon is getting closer and closer to these things...but not without risks, conflict, and adventure.
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Tuesday, June 24, 2008

Just released (U.S.): Alfred Kropp: The Thirteenth Skull (Alfred Kropp book 3)

Alfred Kropp: The Thirteenth Skull (Alfred Kropp book 3) by Rick Yancey was just released in the U.S.

Description: Alfred Kropp lost - then found - the legendary sword Excalibur. Then he defeated King Paimon, arguably the nastiest of demons ever to roam the earth. What could possibly be in store for him now? Plenty. Not only is a dangerous new enemy tracking Alfred's every move, even the people who have sworn to protect him no longer seem trustworthy. Who, or what, is "Sofia," and is there a connection between Sofia and the mysterious Thirteen Skull? The reluctant hero who has always narrowly avoided death may not be getting out of this adventure alive. Just right for fans of Alex Rider and Stephen King, this third installment in Rick Yancey's acclaimed series is a compulsive page turner readers won't soon forget.
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Thursday, June 19, 2008

Just released (U.S.): Out of the Wild

Out of the Wild by Sarah Beth Durst was just released in the U.S.

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Tuesday, May 27, 2008

Just released (U.S.): The Quest Begins (Seekers book 1)

The Quest Begins (Seekers book 1) by Erin Hunter was just released in the U.S.

Description: From the author of the nationally bestselling Warriors books comes a brand-new animal fantasy series. Three young bears from different species—black, polar, and grizzly—are separated from their families when they are just young cubs. They find themselves brought together on a perilous journey. Fate is about to change all these bears' lives forever, setting their paws on a path toward a future they cannot yet imagine...
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