New book releases, week of January 27th: Lunar Chronicles, Bone Season, and Shadow Ops


Young Adult Science Fiction and Fantasy: Chaos by Lanie Bross Can they change their destiny? The sequel to FATES. They kissed only once—and it was electric, like the air before a storm. But Corinthe, a Fate from another world, and Lucas, a teenage boy from California, broke the rules of the universe, and learned too late [...]

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The Mime Order (The Bone Season) by Samantha Shannon out today!

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The Mime Order, the sequel to the bestsellfing The Bone Season by Samantha Shannon, is out today! The first book was hugely popular, being called the next Harry Potter and Hunger Games, and it hit a bunch of the bestseller lists. Book two in this seven-book series stands to follow in the footsteps of its already famous predecessor. What’s it about? [...]

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Lytherus Book Club: Falling Kingdoms review

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Hi all! Playing catch-up. Sorry for the delay, I’ve been seriously sick. But I’m excited to have some amazing summaries of these books by the end of the month and to feature our exclusive interview with author Morgan Rhodes! Since this is our inaugural month for the book club I’m still working on getting out some [...]

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Our most anticipated Young Adult books of 2015


Besides expecting amazing Adult books (which you can see here) we also can’t wait to get our hands on some great Young Adult releases. Some are sequels (and the synopsis might contain spoilers), the first of a series, of even stand-alones, but here are the 20 YA fantasy, science-fiction, or horror books we’re most looking forward to [...]

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New Philip Pullman His Dark Materials audiobook exclusive to Audible!


We here at Lytherus are big fans of Philip Pullman’s His Dark Materials series, so when we heard that there was a new story set in this world we had to share. Pullman wrote The Collectors exclusively for, and it was released into the world yesterday, so it’s available for all! This short story gives us a glimpse into [...]

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Lytherus Book Club: Falling Kingdoms Part 1

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  Hi everyone! Thanks for your patience on the bit of a delay on this first book club post for Morgan Rhodes’ Falling Kingdoms series. Since she’s the inaugural series for this club, we’re sort of adjusting things as we go, as we find even better ways to do this fun project. Because Morgan’s books are [...]

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Our most anticipated adult books of 2015

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Here are 15 new novels and several other anthologies and non-fiction books that I’m looking forward to in 2015. A couple are missing exact release dates, covers, and summaries, and a few aren’t available for preorder yet. I’m also sure that more exciting books will be announced, particularly for the end of the year. But this [...]

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Lytherus book club kicks off with the FALLING KINGDOMS series!

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Happy new year, Lytherus! We’re excited to kick off 2015 with a new addition to the site: a monthly interactive book club. Each month we will be selecting a book or series recently released to read together throughout the month, and at the end of the month we will be doing a one-on-one interview with the [...]

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Favorite adult books of 2014


Greetings readers! After being absent for several months, I’m back with two new members of our family, and a whole slew of books I read during my down time. In fact, I encountered several difficulties in generating a “best of” list of the 2014 books I most recommend. First, a lot of the really exciting new-to-me [...]

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Interview with Simon Wilkie (C-3PO)


I met Simon Wilkie when I attended Comic Con Portugal this year, and I was completely astonished with how much he sounded and acted like C-3PO from the Star Wars movies. Later he even told me that he doesn’t use a voice modulator, and that it’s all his own voice. You can hear for yourself here, [...]

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