You know the drill, gang. All awesome, all under $5, but always double check before clicking that buy button!
Whoot! Here’s the cover of The Rebirths of Tao by Wesley Chu, coming up April 7 from Angry Robot Books, with cover art by Stewart Larking. About The Rebirths of Tao: Many years have passed since the events in The Deaths of Tao: the world is split into pro-Prophus and pro-Genjix factions, and is poised… Read more »
Interview: Leanna Renee Hieber, author of The Eterna Files, chats with me about the new book, and more!
The awesome Leanna Renee Hieber is on the blog today to talk about her new book, The Eterna Files, and more! Please give her a warm welcome! A traveling circus, a compound that grants immortality and 1882 London…I’m in! Will you tell us more about The Eterna Files? Thank you! I’m thrilled you’re in, and… Read more »
All of these awesome SFF and Horror titles are under $5, but get ‘em while they’re hot, because sometimes they don’t last!
Please welcome John Love to the blog! His new book, Evensong, just came out in January and he stopped by to answer a few of my questions. Please give him a warm welcome! **Also, courtesy of Night Shade Books, we’ve got one copy of Evensong to give away to one lucky US winner, so be… Read more »
I’m very excited to welcome Justin Howe to the My Bookish Ways team! Justin will be reviewing SFF/Horror, and I’m psyched that I snagged him. Here’s more about Justin: Justin Howe is a product of late 20th century New England. An avid reader, he’s written reviews for Strange Horizons, Innsmouth Free Press, and Tor.com. His… Read more »
Monday’s Lie by Jamie Mason (Gallery Books, February 3, 2015) – I have a thing for Hitchcock. The man knew how to spin a good yarn and dangle tantalizing little clues, all the while beckoning you closer to an ending you’d never suspect. So when the book description for Jamie Mason’s Monday’s Lie included the… Read more »
Haterz, James Goss’s brand new book, just came out yesterday, and he stopped by to answer a few of my questions about it, and more! Will you tell us a little about Haterz and what inspired you to write it? Wondering if we were all so angry before the internet, or if it’s made us… Read more »
The Headmaster’s Wife by Thomas Christopher Greene is out in paperback today, and courtesy of the nice folks at Picador, we’ve got 2 copies to give away to 2 lucky US winners! About The Headmaster’s Wife: Inspired by a personal loss, Greene explores the way that tragedy and time assail one man’s memories of his… Read more »
The Intern’s Handbook by Shane Kuhn is out today in paperback, and courtesy of Simon & Schuster, we’ve got one copy to give away to one lucky US winner, so check out the book and fill out the widget to enter to win. Good luck! About The Intern’s Handbook: An elite assassin goes undercover as… Read more »
The Kings of London (Breen and Tozer #2) by William Shaw
The Kings of London by William Shaw (Mulholland, Jan.27th, 2015)-In The Kings of London, William Shaw rejoins DS Cathal “Paddy” Breen and policewoman Helen Tozer as they investigate a series of deaths joined by fire. Breen is a bit adrift after his father’s death, after caring for him for so long and he’s still feeling… Read more »
Daniel Josè Older narrates his new book, Half-Resurrection Blues: An audiobook sampler
Courtesy of the lovely folks at Audible, I’ve got an audio sample of Daniel Josè Older narrating his new book, the awesome Half-Resurrection Blues. Enjoy!
Interview: Alan Finn, author of Things Half in Shadow
Things Half in Shadow, the new book by Alan Finn, is addictive. Trust me on this. That said, of course I’m thrilled to welcome Alan to the blog to talk about the book, and more! Congrats on the new book! Will you tell us a bit about Things Half in Shadow and what inspired you… Read more »
February 2015 Must Reads in Science Fiction, Fantasy, and Horror
Here are the books that I’m especially looking forward to in SFF for February! What are you looking forward to? The Dead Hamlets by Peter Roman (ChiZine-Feb. 3rd) Synopsis (all synopsis are from B&N or Amazon)-Something is rotten in the court of the faerie queen. A deadly spirit is killing off the faerie, and it has… Read more »
A chat with Alex Gordon, author of Gideon
I loved Alex Gordon’s new book, Gideon, and am thrilled to welcome her to the blog today to talk about the book, and much more! Please give her a warm welcome! Alex, Gideon is a helluva book. I absolutely loved it! What inspired you to write it? Thank you! I’m glad you enjoyed it. It… Read more »
February 2015 Must Reads in Mystery, Suspense, and Fiction
Here are the books that I’m especially looking forward to in Mystery, Suspense, and Fiction for February (it’s another helluva month for suspense!!) Enjoy (all synopsis are from B&N or Amazon) The Marauders by Tom Cooper (Crown-Feb. 3rd) Synopsis-When the BP oil spill devastates the Gulf coast, those who made a living by shrimping find themselves in… Read more »
Interview: Kristi Charish, author of Owl and the Japanese Circus
Please welcome Kristi Charish to the blog! Her new book, Owl and the Japanese Circus, is out today, and she kindly answered a few of my questions about it, and more! First, best title ever on your new book, Owl and the Japanese Circus! Will you tell us a little about it and what inspired… Read more »
Giveaway: Fifth Grave Past the Light by Darynda Jones and The Seat of Magic by J Kathleen Cheney
Yes, I know, odd combo, but I’m trying to find homes for some extra books that I’ve had sittin’ around for a while. I’d love to get them in the hands of folks that will enjoy them, and possibly spread the word about their awesome (you’ll see a few such giveaways in the coming weeks,… Read more »
A chat with Warren Hammond, author of Tides of Maritinia
I’m a fan of Warren Hammonds KOP series, so I’m thrilled to welcome him to the blog to talk about his brand new book, Tides of Maritinia, and more! Congrats on the new book! Will you tell us a little about Tides of Maritinia? Tides is the story of Jakob Bryce, a spy and an… Read more »
Near Enemy by Adam Sternbergh
Near Enemy by Adam Sternbergh (Crown, Jan. 13th, 2015)-Adam Sternbergh follows up Shovel Ready with another crackerjack near future noir. This time, assassin for hire Spademan is called to arm himself once again with his trusty box cutter and take out a bed-hopper named Lesser, who likes to spy on other people’s fantasies in the… Read more »