Saturday, May 21, 2016
What's New? Stacking the Shelves
Stacking the Shelves is a weekly meme hosted by Tynga's Reviews. Hop on over there to ogle what other bloggers got this week.
Falling Over Sideways by Jordan Sonnenblick. 272 p. Scholastic Inc., September 27, 2016. 9780545863247.
Publisher synopsis: It's not easy being Claire. (Really.)
I am so looking forward to cracking open a new Sonnenblick offering! My arc arrived with a sheet featuring all of Jordan's titles sporting mostly new designs AND a copy of his debut, Drums, Girls and Dangerous Pie. Thank you Lizette!
Can't Look Away by Donna Cooner. Unabridged audiobook on 1 MP3 CD. 6 hours, 52 minutes. Read by Sandy Rustin. Brilliance Audio, September, 2015. 9781501249952.
Publisher synopsis: Torrey Grey is famous. At least, on the Internet. Thousands of people watch her popular videos on fashion and beauty. But when Torrey's sister is killed in an accident—maybe because of Torrey and her videos—Torrey's perfect world implodes.
If You're Reading This by Trent Reedy. unabridged audiobook on 1 MP3 CD. 9 hours, 14 minutes. Read by Ramon Ocampo. Brilliance Audio, February, 2016. 9781511361576.
Publisher synopsis: Mike was seven when his father was killed in mysterious circumstances in Afghanistan. Eight years later, the family still hasn't recovered: Mike's mom is overworked and overprotective; his younger sister Mary feels no connection to the father she barely remembers; and in his quest to be "the man of the family," Mike knows he's missing out on everyday high school life.
That's what's new with me. What's new with you?