Almost Famous Women, Megan Mayhew Bergman
short story collection about women that were close to famous men/women but
were not famous themselves
Radiance, Catherynne M. Valente
"decopunk pulp SF alt-history space opera mystery set in a Hollywood"
How to be Both, Ali Smith
A novel told in two parts, one taking place in Italy during the Renaissance,
the second in the 1960s.
At the Water's Edge, Sara Gruen
A historical fiction hunt for the Loch Ness Monster.
A Love Like Blood, Marcus Sedgwick
A vampire story that takes place in the 1940s.
Sedgwick is one of my all-time favorite authors and is an auto-buy for me.
Middle Grade Fiction
The Tell-Tale Start, Gordon McAlpine
I'm reading this cute middle grade about the great-great-great-great nephews of
Edgar Allan Poe aptly named, Edgar and Allan Poe.
Once Upon a Midnight Eerie, Gordon McAlpine
Book two in this series. There are three out currently.
The Case of the Missing Moonstone, Jordan Stratford
A young Mary Wollstonecraft solves mysteries with literary
connections in this series.
Kat, Incorrigible, Stephanie Bergis
This is a Jane Austen-esque middle grade series, but with magic!
Have you read any of these? Thoughts? What was the last book you bought?