We've had some terrific new releases this past month. From the story of a plantation owner's son who sets out on a terrifying and perilous journey, determined to find the Ohio River and freedom for his best friend and his friend's parents, despite the fact that all three of them are slaves that belong to the young lad's father.
Then we have another of Juliet Waldron's amazing historicals. This one, the first of a two book set, is based on the early years of Alexander Hamilton, first Secretary of the United States Treasury
Cheers, Chocolate, and Other Disasters will be sure to delight young adults, and with the way the smart and timely way this book deals with issues like bullying and BFFs, it's sure to be appreciated by young readers and parents alike.
For historical fans, Diane Scott Lewis' historical mystery, suspense is an absolute treat. Readers love Diane's books, and this one is really special. I'm a mystery reader myself, and I can tell you that this is one book you're going to really have to work to figure out the puzzle before the author finally reveals all.
And Fantasy is definitely on the table. Jane Lane-Walters treats us to two more of her flights to other worlds. Temple of Fyre and Dragons of Fyre, take us to the mysterious and very scary Island of Fyre. You won't want to miss these two treats for Fantasy fans.
Frank Talaber, a new to Books We Love author has thrilled us all by bringing his novel based on a legend direct from Haida Gwaii culture. Set in what was formerly known as the Queen Charlotte Islands, this Native mystery will have you turning the pages as fast as you can. Raven's Lament is based on a legend as old as the culture.
The second book from ever more popular romantic suspense author Kelly Janicello is sure to delight romance and mystery fans alike. If you've read, Remember Me? then you're already well acquainted with this authors sharp and witty style, and if you haven't read it yet, then this is a perfect opportunity for you to click the cover of Roses are Red, and get them both. All BWL new single releases are released as Amazon exclusives and priced at only $2.99.
Last, but definitely not least, the long awaited Lee Killough, second edition update to The Doppleganger Gambit has finally been released at Amazon. A very realistic police procedural science fiction... talk about rare, and from a Hugo nominee, it's a real treat. As one reviewer said:
“Police Procedural SF is rare — that makes Ms. Killough’s fun romp all the more appreciated. The characters, plot, indeed the whole future society are very well developed in this novel.” SF Review 34