A Line to Kill By: Anthony Horowitz Release Date: August 19, 2021 Publisher: Harper Series: Hawthorne and Horowitz Mystery #3 Rating:
Prolific author and television writer Anthony Horowitz brings readers another easily devourable installment to his Hawthorne and Horowitz Mystery series. A Line to Kill is the third book to be released, the first two being The Word is Murder and The Sentence is Death respectively.
So far, 2022 is shaping up to be one hell of a reading year! Tons of new speculative fiction books are coming our way. A few manga series I’m extremely excited about are going to be released in English for the first time. And I’ve gotten myself into a wild reading challenge with my cousin.
Shirley Jackson’s The Haunting of Hill House is probably
one of the best-known horror novels of the last century. Master storyteller
Shirley Jackson spins a tale in this novel that many modern readers may not
expect to find, especially depending on which movie adaptation of this classic
tale they may have seen.
The Nature of Middle-Earth By: J.R.R. Tolkien; Carl F. Hostetter (editor) Release Date: September 2, 2021 Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Rating:
There are a plethora of books exploring aspects of J.R.R. Tolkien’s Middle-Earth. From essay collections by modern-day linguists and scholars to compendiums of fragments of stories and lore, a great deal of supplemental material exists for fans of The Lord of the Rings. The latest addition to this collection is The Nature of Middle Earth, edited by Carl F. Hostetter.
After more than a year of online-only events big and small, many fans were itching for a return to normalcy. Despite huge strides in inclusivity online-only events have brought about, there is something wonderful about meeting friends you’ve only ever interacted with online in person, or for me, meeting up with editors, managers, and other staff I normally don’t get see in person across the manga and anime world.