A couple of books to add to the pile…

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Daily Candy posted an article about their most anticipated books for this year…I read over the list and while most of them didn’t interest me, I did find a couple of interesting gems so I’m throwing them on my digital book pile.  I took recommendations from io9 last year though and was mostly disappointed.  Here’s hoping these suggestions prove more entertaining!

Boy, Snow, Bird by Helen Oyeyemi
Releases 3/6/14

–The Snow White story retold (again)…the line from the blurb that drew me: “fearlessly tackles complicated issues like race and female competitiveness, even as it tells a fascinating story.”

Frog Music by Emma Donoghue
Releases 4/1/14

–Author of Room (which is amazing)…this title is a work of historical fiction based on a crime in 1876 San Francisco.

The Bone Clocks by David Mitchell
Releases 9/4/14

–a flight of magic and fantasy, what drew my eye: “set partially in a near-future Ireland after the world’s climate has collapsed.”

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