Wednesday, June 17, 2015

Waiting on Wednesday #63

Waiting On Wednesday is a weekly event splotlighting upcoming releases that we readers are eagerly anticipating and is hosted by Breaking the Spine.

Slasher Girls and Monster Boys
Publication Date: 8/18/15

From Goodreads:

For fans of Stephen King, Neil Gaiman, Lois Duncan, and Daphne Du Maurier comes a powerhouse anthology featuring some of the best writers of YA thrillers and horror

A host of the smartest young adult authors come together in this collection of scary stories and psychological thrillers curated by Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea’s April Genevieve Tucholke.

Each story draws from a classic tale or two—sometimes of the horror genre, sometimes not—to inspire something new and fresh and terrifying. There are no superficial scares here; these are stories that will make you think even as they keep you on the edge of your seat. From bloody horror to supernatural creatures to unsettling, all-too-possible realism, this collection has something for any reader looking for a thrill.

Fans of TV’s The Walking Dead, True Blood, and American Horror Story will tear through tales by these talented authors:

Stefan Bachmann
Leigh Bardugo
Kendare Blake
A. G. Howard
Jay Kristoff
Marie Lu
Jonathan Maberry
Danielle Paige
Carrie Ryan
Megan Shepherd
Nova Ren Suma
McCormick Templeman
April Genevieve Tucholke
Cat Winters

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  1. Haven't seen this one around, but it sounds really good! There are so really great authors contributing to this, definitely adding to my TBR :) Hope you enjoy and Happy Reading

    Erica @ Read It. Note It.
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  2. I really need this book now and am glad I don't have to wait too long. I really like a lot of the contributing authors. Enjoy your books!

  3. Great pick! I've been seeing this one around for a while and it sounds really interesting.
    Krystianna @ Downright Dystopian