Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Waiting on Wednesday #2


"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're all eagerly anticipating.
 
            This week's pre-publication "can't-wait-to-read" selection is: 





Slasher Girls & Monster Boys

Featuring stories by 14 different authors including A.G. Howard, Marie Lu, & Megan Shepherd

                Publication set date: August 18th, 2015

From GoodReads:

" For fans of Stephen King, Neil Gaiman, Lois Duncan, and Daphne Du Maurier comes a powerhouse anthology featuring some of the best writers of YA thrillers and horror

A host of the smartest young adult authors come together in this collection of scary stories and psychological thrillers curated by Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea’s April Genevieve Tucholke.

Each story draws from a classic tale or two—sometimes of the horror genre, sometimes not—to inspire something new and fresh and terrifying. There are no superficial scares here; these are stories that will make you think even as they keep you on the edge of your seat. From bloody horror to supernatural creatures to unsettling, all-too-possible realism, this collection has something for any reader looking for a thrill.

Fans of TV’s The Walking Dead, True Blood, and American Horror Story will tear through tales by these talented authors:

Stefan Bachmann
Leigh Bardugo
Kendare Blake
A. G. Howard
Jay Kristoff
Marie Lu
Jonathan Maberry
Danielle Paige
Carrie Ryan
Megan Shepherd
Nova Ren Suma
McCormick Templeman
April Genevieve Tucholke
Cat Winters"


What's a book you're eagerly awaiting?

4 comments:

Krystianna Straley said...

Great pick! I really want to check this one out. It sounds really great!
Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian

La La in the Library said...

Ha ha, I want this one, too!

Library Luv said...

Thanks! This books just sounds so good!!

Library Luv said...

Right!! I think what sold me was the fact that A.G. Howard is apart of the mix :D