New books launching this week from: Eoin Colfer, Karen Marie Moning, James Patterson & Michael Ledwidge, Tracey Garvis Graves and Deborah Harkness.


Artemis Fowl The Last Guardian
Author: Eoin Colfer
Country: United States, Canada
Genre(s): Children’s Books, Science Fiction, Fantasy
Publisher:  Disney Book Group, Hyperion Books for Children
Publication date: July 10, 2012
Pages: 336

This is the eighth and final book in the Artemis Fowl Series about young criminal mastermind, Artemis Fowl. The evil pixie, Opal Koboi has reanimated dead fairy warriors buried in the grounds of Fowl Manor. Their spirits possessed Artemis’s little brothers and he has until sunrise to get the spirits to vacate his brothers and go back into the earth where they belong.


Fever Moon
Author: Karen Marie Moning, Al Rio (Illustrator), Cliff Richards (Illustrator)
Country: United States, Canada
Genre(s): Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Graphic Novel
Publisher:  Random House Publishing Group, Del Rey
Publication date: July 10, 2012
Pages: 192

The most ancient and deadly Unseelie ever created, the Fear Dorcha leaves behind a path of mutilation and destruction. Now he’s hunting in Dublin. Armed only with the Spear of Destiny and Jericho Barrons, Mac must face her most terrifying enemy yet as something dark and sinister hunts the streets of Temple Bar, choosing its victims by targeting those closest to her.


I, Michael Bennett
Author: James Patterson & Michael Ledwidge
Country: United States, Canada
Genre(s): Mystery, Thriller
Publisher:  Little, Brown & Company
Publication date: July 9, 2012
Pages: 416

Detective Michael Bennett is threatened after he arrests an infamous Mexican crime lord. In order protect his 10 children and nanny, Mary Catherine he takes them to his family’s cabin near Newburgh, New York. The only problem is that Newburgh is no longer the calm, happy town he grew up in. It is now ripe with warring gangs, and there’s little the police or Bennett can do to keep his family safe.


On The Island
Author: Tracey Garvis Graves
Country: United States, Canada
Genre(s): Romance
Publisher:  Plume
Publication date: July 10, 2012
Pages: 336

Thirty-year-old English teacher, Anna Emerson jumps at the chance to get out of her rut and spend the summer on a tropical island tutoring sixteen-year-old T.J. T.J. Callahan’s cancer is in remission and he wants to get back to his normal life. Instead, his parents insist he spend the summer in the Maldives catching up on all the school he missed last year. Their private plane crashes in shark-infested waters and the two soon discover that they’re stranded on an uninhabited island.


Shadow of Night
Author: Deborah Harkness
Country: United States, Canada
Genre(s): Fantasy, Paranormal
Publisher:  Viking, Penguin Group
Publication date: July 10, 2012
Pages: 592

Shadow of Night picks up right where the cliffhanger in A Discovery of Witches ended. Diana and Matthew are in Elizabethan London, where she must locate a witch to tutor her in magic. Meanwhile, Matthew is forced to confront a past he thought he had put to rest, as the mystery of Ashmole 782 intensifies. This is book #2 in the All Souls Trilogy.


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New books launching this week from: Eoin Colfer, Karen Marie Moning, James Patterson & Michael Ledwidge, Tracey Garvis Graves and Deborah Harkness. Artemis Fowl The Last Guardian Author: Eoin Colfer Country: United States, Canada Genre(s): Children's Books, Science Fiction, Fantasy Publisher:  Disney Book Group, Hyperion Books for Children Publication date: July 10, 2012 Pages: 336 This is the eighth and final book...