SF novelist Ferrett Steinmetz offers cross-genre readers Flex, described as “A desperate father will do anything to heal his daughter in
a novel where Breaking Bad meets
Jim Butcher’s Dresden Files.”
Seanan McGuire’s recommendation: “Flex is hot,
inventive, and exciting. A real joyride of a story…a whole new kind of
magic and a whole new ballgame. Totally recommended.” Other author fans include
Cherie Priest, Ken Liu, Dan Wells, and James Patrick Kelly. Join Ferrett at MG
to discuss paternal love, drugs, magic and bureaucracy.
Ridley Pearson is known to many readers as the
award-winning author of multiple adventure series for (young-ish) readers,
including The Kingdom Keepers, Steel Trapp, and with Dave Barry, Peter and the
Starcatchers. Ridley is also a best-selling crime novelist of more than two
dozen titles. The adventure of the
Kingdom Keepers, a group of young people responsible for battling magical
villains in Disneyland afterhours, continues in The Return, as they discover defeating the Overtakers is not their
only challenge. The Red Room, a Risk
Agent novel, is Ridley’s most recent adult suspense novel...
Noir at the Bar San Diego has
another stellar line-up scheduled for March! Join fellow mystery lovers on
Sunday, March 29 at 7:00 PM at the La Jolla Brewing Company to mingle with
talented authors and drink some great beer! Featuring Jo Perry (Dead is Better),
Thomas Perry (A String of Beads), Maria Alexander (Mr. Wicker), Naomi Hirahara (Grave on Grand Avenue), and Jim
Ruland (Forest of Fortune)!
Tue, 03/31/2015 - 10:00am
A selection of books that go on sale this week, most on Tuesday March 31st.
Check with staff if you have questions. You can also purchase many of the below in eBook format. Just click the title to see if an eBook is available for that title. (Thanks to Kobo, most ebooks are now available for pre-sale.)
Signed titles may arrive later in the month. Contact the staff to reserve a copy.
Join us in welcoming Brandon Mull, author of the bestselling Beyonders, Fablehaven, and Five Kingdom series, to Mysterious Galaxy for the release of his latest novel, Crystal Keepers. In Mull’s latest action-packed series Cole Randolph navigates a world where magic and dreams are real. He never meant to come to The Outskirts, a place that lies between wakefulness and dreaming, but when his friends were kidnapped on Halloween he had to try and save them. As he continues to search for his friends in Crystal Keepers, he must make sure that he too doesn’t get trapped there. Reality and imagination collide in this engaging and...