Title: Parable of the Sower (Earthseed #1) Author: Octavia E. Butler Publisher: Grand Central Publishing Publication Date: November 1, 1993 When unattended environmental and economic crises lead to social chaos, not even gated communities are safe. In a night of fire and death Lauren Olamina, a minister’s young daughter, loses her family and home and
Title: World After (Penryn & the End of Days #2) Author: Susan Ee Publisher: Skyscape Publication Date: November 19, 2013 When a group of people capture Penryn’s sister Paige, thinking she’s a monster, the situation ends in a massacre. World After probably would have been a four, four and a half star book if I
This stand-alone paranormal romance delivers on fun, wit, and clever banter between characters. While it’s not my favourite book by Harper, it’s great for a weekend at the beach or cottage!
Title: Deadly Curiosities Author: Gail Z. Martin Publisher: Solaris Publication Date: June 24, 2014 Cassidy Kincaide owns Trifles & Folly, an antique/curio store and high-end pawn shop in Charleston, South Carolina that is more than what it seems. Dangerous magical and supernatural items sometimes find their way into mortal hands or onto the market, and