Acquisitions 2016

Update: 02/24/17
 
December
  1. The Raven and the Reindeer by T. Kingfisher, 12/7/16, Amazon, $0.99 – Read
  2. The Hermit by Monica Friedman, 12/16/16, Amazon, Free
  3. Adelaide Herrmann Queen of Magic by Adelaide Herrmann & Margaret B. Steele (Editor), 12/17/16, Amazon,
  4. Houdini’s Return: The Metamorphosis of Ehrich Weiss by J. W. Cross, 12/25/16, Amazon, Free
 
November
  1. In Calabria by Peter S. Beagle, 11/15/16, NetGalley, ARC – Read
  2. The Nikola Tesla Treasury, 11/16/16, Amazon, $1.99
  3. “A Slight Miscalculation” by Deb Marlowe, 11/16/16, Free – Read
  4. Fantastic Creatures (Fellowship of Fantasy Book 1), 11/17/16, Amazon, $0.99
  5. The Psychology of Magic and the Magic of Psychology, 11/18/16, Frontiers, Free
  6. Exclusive Magical Secrets by Will Goldston, 11/19/16, Bookman’s, $4
  7. Middlemarch by George Elliot, 11/23/16, Amazon, Free
  8. War of the Worlds by H. G. Wells, 11/24/16, Amazon, Free – Read
 
October
  1. Spiritualism in Nineteenth-Century New Orleans by Melissa Daggett, 10/14/16, NetGalley, ARC – Read
 
September
  1. The Faerie Key by  Denise D. Young, 9/8/2016, Amazon, $0.99 – Read
  2. The Invisible Assistant by John Gaspard, 9/8/2016, Amazon, $0.99 – Read
  3. The Whole Art of Detection by Lyndsay Faye, 9/8/2016, ARC
  4. Heaven’s Ditch: God, Gold, and Murder on the Erie Canal by Jack Kelly, 9/8/2016, I won it!
  5. A subscription to Fantasy & Science Fiction magazine, 9/26/16, $5
 
August
(no acquisitions)
 
July
  1. The Three-Body Problem by Cixin Liu, 7/11/16, Tor Ebook Club, Free
 
June
  1. Presto by Penn Jillette, 6/9/16, NetGalley, ARC – Read
  2. Summerlong, Peter S. Beagle, 6/9/16, NetGalley, ARC – Read
 
May
  1. AbrakaPOW by Isaiah Campbell, 5/6/16, NetGalley, ARC (requested before May) – DNF
  2. Smoke and Mirrors by Mike Costa, Jon Armstrong & Ryan Browne, 5/30, Comixology, Readathon winnings! – Read
 
April
  1. The Accidental Alchemist by Gigi Pandian, 4/3/16, Amazon, $1.99 – Read
  2. War for the Oaks by Emma Bull, 4/6/16, Book Mooch, For my collection.
  3. Yevgeny Onegin  by Alexander Pushkin (Anthony Briggs, trans), 4/11/16, NetGalley, ARC – Read
  4. “The Woman in Brown” by Tony Richards, 4/21/16, Amazon, Free (Kindle & eBook Writers And Reviewers) – Read
  5. An Aura of Familiarity, 4/21/16, website, Free
  6. Hustling Hitler by Walter Shapiro, 4/20/16, First to Read, ARC – DNF
 
March
(No acquisitions)
 
February (Can’t read these until after April 1st)
  1. “Mystic Brew” by Caren Rich, 2/12/16, Amazon, $0.99 – Read
  2. The Guns of Retribution by Icy Sedgwick, 2/20/16, Amazon, Free – DNF
  3. To Kill a Dead Man by Icy Sedgwick, 2/20/16, Amazon, $0.99 – DNF
 
January (Can’t read these until after April 1st)
  1. Journey to the Centre of the Earth (Illustrated) by Jules Verne, 1/5/16, Amazon, Free
  2. The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl Vol. 2, 1/10/16, Merry Christmas to me!, Amazon, $10.77 – Read
  3. Central Station by Lavie Tidhar, 1/11/16, NetGalley, ARC – Read
  4. “Adaptive” by Matthew P. Buscemi, 1/11/16, Amazon, Free – Read
  5. The Long Way Down by Craig Schaefer, 1/20/16, Amazon, Free
December 2015
  1. The Doll-Master and Other Tales of Terror by Joyce Carol Oates, NetGalley, ARC – Read
  2. GHOSTWRITER ANONYMOUS by Noreen Wald, NetGalley, ARC – Read
  3. The Red House Mystery by A.A. Milne, Amazon, Free – DNF
  4. The Murder at the Vicarage/Sleeping Murder by Agatha Christie, 12/6/15, Bookmans, $8
  5. Good Girls by Glen Hirshberg, NetGalley, ARC – Read
  6. “Changing Habits” by Alice Loweecey, Amazon, Free – Read
  7. Killing at the Carnival by L. A. Nisula, Amazon, Free – DNF
  8. One Drink by Max Florschutz, Amazon, Free – Read
  9. “Chef Maurice and the Rather Fishy Tale” by JA Lang, Author’s Website, Free – Read
  10. “Escapology” by Chris Winterton, Amazon, Free – Read
  11. Sidney Chambers and The Shadow of Death by James Runcie –  Merry Christmas to me!, Amazon, $2.99 ($2.15 after promo credit) – DNF
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