Something To Look Forward To (December 2018)

Here’s what’s releasing this week: a blend of YA, Adult, and the occasional Middle Grade. Something for everyone to look forward to! All book purchase links go to their respective Amazon page.
Help support this blog and use the purchase links to get your copy!

_________________________________________________

Week of December 3rd, 2018

Queen of Air and Darkness (The Dark Artifices #3) by Cassandra Clare [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Margaret K. McElderry Books

All the Wandering Light (Even the Darkest Stars #2) by Heather Fawcett [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Balzer + Bray

Once a King (Clash of Kingdoms #3) by Erin Summerill [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by HMH Books for Young Readers

Fire and Heist by Sarah Beth Durst [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Crown Books for Young Readers

Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful by Arwen Elys Dayton [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Delacorte Press

Realm of Ruins (The Nissera Chronicles #2) by Hannah West [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Holiday House

Valiant by Merrie Destefano [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Entangled: Teen

What You Hide by Natalie D. Richards [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Sourcebooks Fire

Dare to Fall by Estelle Maskame [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Sourcebooks Fire

Splendor and Spark (Shimmer and Burn #2) by Mary Taranta [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Margaret K. McElderry Books

Never Evers by Tom Ellen & Lucy Ivison [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Delacorte Press

North to Benjamin by Alan Cumyn [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Atheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books

Legacy of Light (Effigies #3) by Sarah Raughley [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Simon Pulse

King of the Road (Brotherhood of the Wheel #2) by R.S. Belcher [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Tor Books

The Mansion by Ezekiel Boone [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Atria/Emily Bestler Books

Of Blood and Bone (Chronicles of The One #2) by Nora Roberts [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by St. Martin’s Press

Blood of Ten Kings (Guardians of Aandor #3) by Edward Lazellari [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Tor Books

The Darkest Captive (Lords of the Underworld #14.5) by Gena Showalter [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Evil Eye Concepts, Incorporated

The Shattered Sun (Bound Gods #3) by Rachel Dunne [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Harper Voyager

Splintered Suns by Michael Cobley [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Orbit

Soulbinder (Spellslinger #4) by Sebastien de Castell [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Orbit

Before We Were Strangers by Brenda Novak [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Mira Books

Into the Night (Gemma Woodstock #2) by Sarah Bailey [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Grand Central Publishing

Murder at the Mill: A Mystery (An Iris Grey Mystery #1) by M.B. Shaw [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Minotaur Books

Keep Her Close by Erik Therme [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 5th 2018 by Bookouture

For the Sake of the Game: Stories Inspired by the Sherlock Holmes Canon by Laurie R. King [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Pegasus Books

The Dakota Winters: A Novel by Tom Barbash [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Ecco

Josephine Baker’s Last Dance by Sherry Jones [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Gallery Books

The Three Secret Cities (Jack West Jr #5) by Matthew Reilly [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Gallery Books

Once Upon a River by Diane Setterfield [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Atria/Emily Bestler Books

The Accidental Beauty Queen by Teri Wilson[Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Gallery Books

My Favorite Half-Night Stand by Christina Lauren [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Gallery Books

Radiant Shimmering Light by Sarah Selecky [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Bloomsbury Publishing

North of Dawn: A Novel by Nuruddin Farah [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 4th 2018 by Riverhead Books

_________________________________________________

Week of December 10th, 2018

Broken Lands (Rot & Ruin #6) by Jonathan Maberry [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by Simon & Schuster

This Lie Will Kill You by Chelsea Pitcher [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by Margaret K. McElderry Books

A Bad Deal for the Whole Galaxy (The Salvagers #2) by Alex White [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by Orbit

Burning Ashes (Ben Garston #3) by James Bennett [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by Orbit

For Better and Worse by Margot Hunt [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by Mira Books

Pandemic (Jack Stapleton & Laurie Montgomery #11) by Robin Cook [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by G.P. Putnam’s Sons

Do No Harm (Dr. Katie LeClair #2) by Dawn Eastman [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by Crooked Lane Books

A Murdered Peace (Kate Clifford #3) by Candace Robb [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by Pegasus Books

Unzipped by Lauren Blakely [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by Little Dog Press

The Day the Sun Died by Yan Lianke [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by Grove Press

In Our Mad and Furious City by Guy Gunaratne [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 11th 2018 by MCD x FSG Originals

_________________________________________________

Week of December 17th, 2018

The Cursed Sea (The Glass Spare #2) by Lauren DeStefano [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by Balzer + Bray

The Disasters by M.K. England [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by HarperCollins

My Almost Flawless Tokyo Dream Life by Rachel Cohn [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by Disney-Hyperion

Kiss Collector by Wendy Higgins [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by HarperTeen

Dear Heartbreak: YA Authors and Teens on the Dark Side of Love by Heather Demetrios [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by Henry Holt & Company

A Thunder of War (The Avalon Chronicles #3) by Steve McHugh [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by 47North

Black City Dragon (Black City Saint #3) by Richard A. Knaak [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by Pyr Books

Hunting Annabelle by Wendy Heard [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by MIRA Books

Sins as Scarlet (Inspector Iwata #2) by Nicolás Obregón [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by Minotaur Books

Safe and Sound (Sisterhood #29) by Fern Michaels [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by Zebra

Not the Duke’s Darling (The Greycourt #1) by Elizabeth Hoyt [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by Forever

Influenza: The Hundred Year Hunt to Cure the Deadliest Disease in History by Jeremy Brown [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 18th 2018 by Touchstone

_________________________________________________

Week of December 24th, 2018

Watching You by Lisa Jewell [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 26th 2018 by Atria Books

Ten Kisses to Scandal (Misadventures in Matchmaking #2) by Vivienne Lorret [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 24th 2018 by Avon

_________________________________________________

Week of December 31st, 2018

The Similars (The Similars #1) by Rebecca Hanover [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Sourcebooks Fire

Evermore (Everless #2) by Sara Holland [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 31st 2018 by HarperTeen

The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm: Eragon (Tales from Alagaësia #1) by Christopher Paolini [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 31st 2018 by Knopf Books for Young Readers

The Me I Meant to Be by Sophie Jordan [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by HMH Books for Young Readers

The Secrets of Winterhouse (Winterhouse #2) by Ben Guterson [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 31st 2018 by Henry Holt and Co. (BYR)

Nightchaser (Endeavor #1) by Amanda Bouchet [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Sourcebooks Casablanca

The Outlaw and the Upstart King (The Map of Unknown Things #2) by Rod Duncan [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Angry Robot

Gates of the Dead (The Tides Of War #3) by James A. Moore [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Angry Robot

The Fall of Io (Io #2) by Wesley Chu [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Angry Robot

Final Shadows (Bishop Files #3) by Kay Hooper [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 31st 2018 by Berkley Books

Seven Days by Patrick Senécal [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Simon Schuster

The Girl at the Border by Leslie Archer [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Lake Union Publishing

Crewel and Unusual (A Haunted Yarn Shop Mystery #6) by Molly MacRae [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Pegasus Books

On the Same Page by N.D. Galland [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 31st 2018 by William Morrow Paperbacks

The Gown: A Novel of the Royal Wedding by Jennifer Robson [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 31st 2018 by William Morrow

The Road Beyond Ruin by Gemma Liviero [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Lake Union Publishing

Fast Friends by Jill Mansell [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Sourcebooks Landmark

The One You Fight For (The Ones Who Got Away #3) by Roni Loren [Purchase]
Expected publication: January 1st 2019 by Sourcebooks Casablanca

Half of What You Hear: A Novel by Kristyn Kusek Lewis [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 31st 2018 by Harper Paperbacks

Fall Back Down When I Die by Joe Wilkins [Purchase]
Expected publication: December 31st 2018 by Little, Brown and Company

_________________________________________________