Tuesday, February 23, 2016

What to read while waiting for...



Morning Star
Morning Star
By Brown, Pierce
2016-02 - Del Rey Books
9780345539847 Check Our Catalog
"Red Rising" thrilled readers and announced the presence of a talented new author. "Golden Son"changed the game and took the story of Darrow to the next level. Now comes the exhilarating conclusion to the Red Rising Trilogy: "Morning Star."

Darrow would have lived in peace, but his enemies brought him war. The Gold overlords demanded his obedience, hanged his wife, and enslaved his
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Are you patiently (or not so patiently) waiting for that best seller?  Here are some suggestions.


Dune
Dune
By Herbert, Frank
1990-09 - Ace Books
9780441172719 Check Our Catalog
Here is the novel that will be forever considered a triumph of the imagination. Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, who would become the mysterious man known as Muad'Dib. He would avenge the traitorous plot against his noble family -- and would bring to fruition humankind's most ancient and unattainable dream.
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Ready Player One
Ready Player One
By Cline, Ernest
2011-08 - Crown Publishing Group (NY)
9780307887436 Check Our Catalog
Awards:
Alex Awards (2012), Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (2014), Evergreen Young Adult Book Award (2014), Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers (2013), Locus Awards (2012), Nevada Young Readers' Award (2015), Nutmeg Book Award (2016), Young Reader's Choice Award (2014)

At once wildly original and stuffed with irresistible nostalgia, READY PLAYER ONE is a spectacularly genre-busting, ambitious, and charming debut--part quest novel, part love story, and part virtual space opera set in a universe where spell-slinging mages battle giant Japanese robots, entire planets are inspired by "Blade Runner," and flying DeLoreans achieve light speed. …More


Interworld
Interworld
By Gaiman, Neil
Author Reaves, Michael
2008-04 - Eos
9780061238987 Check Our Catalog
This "New York Times"-bestselling tale of magic, science, bravery, and adventure by master storyteller Gaiman and Emmy-winning writer Reaves is now in paperback. Joey Harker has always had a terrible sense of direction. One day he gets lost in his own town and walks right out of his universe. …More