Book Haul: June 7

I haven’t had time to update this feature in a while so I’m choosing my favorite galleys that have come in!  Again, please remember that I will review as I am able and if a book doesn’t interest me enough to finish there will not be a review posted.

The Violinist’s Thumb: And Other Lost Tales of Love, War, and Genius, as Written by Our Genetic Code  (Sam Kean)
on sale 7/17/12

The Darkest Minds (Alexandra Bracken)

on sale 12/18/12

The Second Empress: A Novel of Napoleon’s Court (Michelle Moran)

on sale 9/14/12

(I am very excited for this title since her biography of Madame Tusssuad was incredible.)

The Victory Lab: The Secret Science of Winning Campaigns (Sasha Issenberg)

on sale 9/11/12

Check out my previous book haul posts:

Book Haul: April 24

My first galley review will be up later this week and another is coming your way very soon! Just as a note, I will not be reviewing the books that I didn’t like/couldn’t bring myself to finish.  Here’s what came this week:


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The Wild Rose

The Wild Rose (Jennifer Donnelly)
on sale 5/22 


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My Last Empress: A Novel

My Last Empress (Da Chen)
10/2/2012


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Advent: A Novel

Advent (James Treadwell)
on sale 7/3/12