Tuesday, June 14, 2016

10 Most Anticipated Releases for the Second Half of 2016

10 Most Anticipated Releases for the 
Second Half of 2016
(Feature hosted by The Broke and the Bookish)

I'm still working my way through the books I was anticipating at the beginning of the year, but there are several I have my eye on and can't wait to get ahold of.

Gemina (The Illuminae Files, #2)
1) Gemina (The Illuminae Files #2) by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kirstoff
Release Date: October 18th
Moving to a space station at the edge of the galaxy was always going to be the death of Hanna's social life.  Nobody said it might actually get her killed.

Timekeeper (Timekeeper, #1)
2) Timekeeper by Tara Sim
Release Date: November 1st
In an alternate Victorian world controlled by clock towers, a damaged clock can fracture time-and a destroyed one can stop it completely.

Dead Girls Society
3) Dead Girls Society by Michelle Krys
Release Date: November 8th
You are cordially invited to participate in a game of thrills and dares.  Tell no one, and come alone.  If you dare.

4) Heartless by Marissa Meyer
Release Date: November 8th
Long before she was the terror of Wonderland - the infamous Queen of Hearts - she was just a girl who wanted to fall in love.

The Lost Property Office
5) The Lost Property Office by James R. Hannibal
Release Date: November 8th
Thirteen-year-old Jack Buckles is great at finding things.  Not just a missing glove or the other sock, but things normal people have long given up on ever seeing again.  If only he could find his father, who has disappeared without a trace.

This Is Our Story
6) This is Our Story by Ashley Elston
Release Date: November 12th
No one knows what happened that morning at River Point.  Five boys went hunting.  Four came back.   The boys won't say who fired the shot that killed their friend; the evidence shows it could have been any of them...

Three Dark Crowns (Untitled, #1)
7) Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake 
Release Date: September 20th
Every generation on the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born: three queens, all equal heirs to the crown, and each possessor of a coveted magic.

A Torch Against the Night (An Ember in the Ashes, #2)
8) A Torch Against the Night by Sabaa Tahir
Release Date: August 30th
A Torch Against the Night takes readers into the heart of the Empire as Laia and Elias fight their way north to liberate Laia's brother from the horrors of Kauf Prison.

Nevernight (The Nevernight Chronicle, #1)
9) Nevernight by Jay Kristof
Release Date: August 11th
In a land where three suns almost never set, a fledgling killer joins a school of assassins, seeking vengeance against the power who destroyed her family.

10) Wax by Gina Damico
Release Date: August 2nd
Paraffin, Vermont, is known the world over as the home to the Grosholtz Candle Factory.  But behind the sunny retail space bursting with overwhelming scents and homemade fudge, seventeen-year-old Poppy Palladino discovers something dark nd unsettling: a back room filled with dozens of startlingly life-like wax sculptures, crafted by one very strange old lady.

What's on your list?

Happy reading!



  1. I went to look up Dead Girl's Society because it totally sounds like something up my alley, and I am disappointed that the reviews are lackluster :( I am still gonna add it to my TBR list! I added Wax to my list, too :)

    My TTT.

    1. I was about to stop here hahaha

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    3. I've come to the conclusion that a book is always worth a try. If the reviews are spot on, then I can always bail, knowing I had tried :) Thanks for stopping by!

  2. Several of these are on my list as well!! I am dying to read both Gemina and Heartless. Awesome list! Here is mine: http://bookbinges.blogspot.it/2016/06/top-ten-tuesday-2016-books-i-am.html

  3. Timekeeper, Heartless and This Is Our Story were all on my list this week too!
    My TTT: https://jjbookblog.wordpress.com/2016/06/14/top-ten-tuesday-61/

    1. Great reading mind think alike :) Thanks for taking a peek at my list!

  4. I'm glad I'm not the only one excited about Heartless! I can't believe I forgot to put A Torch Against The Light on my list this week!

    Nicole @ Reading Books With Coffee

    1. I've felt a Marissa Meyer shaped hole in my reading heart since I finished the Lunar Chronicles!

  5. The Lost Property Office looks really good! My TTT

    1. I'll admit it...it was the cover that got me excited about that particular book :)

  6. These all look so good! I've heard of all of them except WAX. Sounds creepy-good. I'm adding it to my Goodreads list right now! Thanks for the heads-up.

    1. Gina Damico is one of my favorites! I hope you enjoy :) Thanks for stopping by!

  7. I've seen Heartless a lot this week. I'm definitely adding it to my TBR list. I also like the look and sound of The Dead Girl's Society so I'll probably take a closer look. Thanks for sharing your titles and enjoy your week!
    My Top Ten Tuesday


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