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Anticipated Book Releases for April

 

Anticipated Book Releases for April

It seems like April is turning out to be yet another month full of fantastic book releases! How will we get our TBR piles under control? To make matters slightly more overwhelming—a lot of the novels seem to be releasing earlier in the month this time around!

But seriously, there are a lot of fun novels coming out next month, so be sure to keep your eyes open!

Wicked Saints (Something Dark and Holy #1) by Emily A. Duncan – April 2nd

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Emily A. Duncan – Wicked Saints

Wicked Saints is the first novel in the Something Dark and Holy trilogy by Emily A. Duncan. It’s a fantasy series full of gods, fate, love, and a young girl trying to save everyone while not destroying herself in the process.

Defy Me (Shatter Me #5) by Tahereh Mafi – April 2nd

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Tahereh Mafi – Defy Me

Defy Me is the fifth novel in the Shatter Me series by Tahereh Mafi. Juliette is still recovering from what happened in the last novel, but that doesn’t mean her life can be put on hold. Just when she needs a break more than ever, more hidden truths and secrets come out.

The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman – April 2nd

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Christine Lynn Herman – The Devouring Gray

The Devouring Gray by Christine Lynn Herman is the first in a series of the same name. Violet Saunders has been uprooted from her comfortable city life to Four Paths, a small town next to the woods. Those very woods contain a mystery that she might be the only one capable of solving…

We Rule the Night by Claire Eliza Bartlett – April 2nd

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Claire Eliza Bartlett – We Rule the Night

We Rule the Night by Claire Eliza Bartlett is a new fantasy described as being part Shadow and Bone, and part Code Name Verity. It follows Revna and Linne, two young women who had been forbidden to use their magic, until their lives change drastically.

The Luminous Dead by Caitlin Starling – April 2nd

Anticipated Book Releases April 2019
Caitlin Starling – The Luminous Dead

The Luminous Dead is the debut novel of Caitlin Starling. It’s a new science fiction story about an expedition in space. It’s not afraid to touch upon darker tones, and has a constant sense of foreshadowing and foreboding.

Mera: Tidebreaker by Danielle Paige – April 2nd

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Danielle Paige – Mera: Tidebreaker

Mera: Tidebreaker by Danielle Paige is the latest round in DC origin stories. This one follows Mera and Aquaman. It follows Mera from some of her earlier days, back when she was first coming out onto the land.

Grave Destiny (Alex Craft #6) by Kalayna Price – April 2nd

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Kalayna Price – Grave Destiny

Grave Destiny is the sixth novel in the Alex Craft series by Kalayna Price. It’s full of fae at their most dangerous, Grave Witches, conspiracies, and even a couple of Reapers. Grave Destiny has Alex dealing with the fae more than she ever has before, and the risks increase with it.

Descendant of the Crane by Joan He – April 9th

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Joan He – Descendant of the Crane

Descendant of the Crane by Joan He is an all-new novel, following young Princess Hesina of Yan as she’s suddenly thrust into Queendom. She must deal with her father’s loss and the courts all at once, all the while having suspicions of what truly happened to her father.

The Binding by Bridget Collins – April 16th

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Bridget Collins – The Binding

The Binding by Bridget Collins follows young Emmett as he is suddenly summoned to become a bookbinder. Emmett doesn’t understand why he is chosen, but his love of books forces him to go along. It’s also the reason why he discovers an unexpected truth that changes everything for him.

The Raven’s Tale by Cat Winters – April 16th

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Cat Winters – The Raven’s Tale

Any fan of Edgar Allen Poe will likely pick up on the title of this novel, and with good reason. The Raven’s Tale by Cat Winters tells the story of a young Edgar Poe and his persistent muse, Lenore. Cat Winters researched the writer extensively before she started writing this novel, so hopefully it will live up to fans’ expectations.

The Tiger at Midnight (The Tiger at Midnight #1) by Swati Teerdhala – April 23rd

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Swati Teerdhala – The Tiger at Midnight

The Tiger at Midnight is the first novel in a series of the same name by Swati Teerdhala. The novel follows Esha and Kunal as they unexpectedly meet and have their worlds changed by a series of unbelievable events. The series is based on ancient Indian history as well as Hindu mythology, giving it its distinctive flair.

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Cat Wyatt is an avid comic book reader, as well as a reader of novels. Her favorite genres are science fiction and fantasy, though she's usually willing to try other genres as well. Cat collects Funko Pop figures, Harry Potter books (different editions), and has more bookshelves than she's willing to admit.

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