Genres: Classics, Astronomy, Philosophy, Poetry, Science Fiction, Horror, & Fantasy
Favorite Books: The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams, Wyrd Sisters by Terry Pratchett, Good Omens by Neil Gaiman and Terry Pratchett, The God Delusion by Richard Dawkins, Death by Black Hole by Neil deGrasse Tyson, Fables and Reflections by Neil Gaiman, Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, Cloud Atlas by David Mitchell, John Dies at the End by David Wong
An evil spell has been cast on the Queen of Maar and her Captain of the Guard will do anything to reverse it. Their only hope lies on an island half a world away--a place known in myth as Isola, land of the dead.
A horror story about friendship, growing up, and finding a place in the world: Gremlins meets The Breakfast Club by way of Stephen King and Stranger Things.
In the summer of 1982, five friends discover an ancient stone box hidden deep in the woods. They seal inside of it treasured objects from their childhoods, and they make a vow:
Incredibly funny and very informative! If I was stuck in time before human civilization and I needed to know how to make an apple pie, this would be the first book I'd consult!
I loved every minute of this touching and hilarious book! Full of heart...and dead people!
In this hard-rocking, spine-tingling supernatural thriller, the washed-up guitarist of a ’90s heavy metal band embarks on an epic road-trip across America and deep into the web of a sinister conspiracy.
New York Times bestseller
Fred Rogers (1928–2003) was an enormously influential figure in the history of television and in the lives of tens of millions of children. As the creator and star of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, he was a champion of compassion, equality, and kindness.$26.95ISBN: 9780525520139Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf - August 14th, 2018
Jesus' Son meets Reservoir Dogs in a breakneck-paced debut novel about love, war, bank robberies, and heroin.
“Nico Walker’s Cherry might be the first great novel of the opioid epidemic.” —Vulture
$16.99ISBN: 9781452149868Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Chronicle Books - August 28th, 2018
Haunted Mansion meets Stranger Things
★ "A smart, thrilling mystery" -Publishers Weekly, starred review
★ "Magical elements, evocative, intelligent writing, and ever-ratcheting suspense."-Kirkus Reviews, starred review$15.99ISBN: 9780316379373Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Orbit - May 29th, 2018
New York Times bestselling author Mira Grant, author of the renowned Newsflesh series, returns with a novel that takes us to a new world of ancient mysteries and mythological dangers come to life.
The ocean is home to many myths,But some are deadly...$16.00ISBN: 9780316216814Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Mulholland Books - June 16th, 2015"Scary as hell and hypnotic. I couldn't put it down...I'd grab it if I were you." --Stephen KingA criminal mastermind creates violent tableaus in abandoned Detroit warehouses in Lauren Beukes's new genre-bending novel of suspense.$19.99ISBN: 9781401281090Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: DC Comics - July 31st, 2018
Before the legend...
Before the icon...
Before the Man of Tomorrow...
...there was Clark Kent, a young man coming to terms with the awesome power that fate had granted him. Experience this majestic tale of his transformation from country boy to the world's greatest superhero.$16.99ISBN: 9781632061867Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Restless Books - July 17th, 2018
“Yoss (Super Extra Grande) is an eminent Cuban SF writer who also fronts a heavy metal band; his iconoclastic spirit and rock-and-roll aesthetic are on full ingenious display in this daring, rollicking, and joyous novel….$28.00ISBN: 9780399180989Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Del Rey - July 10th, 2018
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • A fresh and imaginative retelling of the Rumpelstiltskin fairy tale from the bestselling author of Uprooted.
“One of the year’s strongest fantasy novels.”—NPR$17.99ISBN: 9781484790625Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Disney-Hyperion - June 5th, 2018Perfect for fans of John Green and Becky Albertalli, Neanderthal Opens the Door to the Universe is a "sneakily thought-provoking" and "utterly unforgettable" must-read for every fan of contemporary YA.$14.99ISBN: 9781594749766Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 DaysPublished: Quirk Books - July 11th, 2017
An unholy hybrid of Beaches and The Exorcist that blends teen angst, adolescent drama, unspeakable horrors, and a mix of ’80s pop songs into a pulse-pounding supernatural thriller