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Book Preorder Incentives, Swag and Special Editions

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Offers last updated July 13, 2021.

November 2021...

A Bathroom Book for People Not Pooping or Peeing But Using the Bathroom as an Escape – Joe Pera, illustrated by Joe Bennett

Offer: Signed bookplate
Availability: US/Canada
Expiry: November 15, 2021

About: A comedic yet functional meditative guide to help people who suffer from social anxiety and deal with it in this very particular way.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops



All of Us Villains – Amanda Foody and Christine Lynne Herman

Offer: Exclusive pin
Availability: US/Canada
Expiry: November 8, 2021

About: YA fantasy. A specialized group of Empowered called Jokers, known collectively as Cardplay, must protect their world from the darkness that threatens to consume it, all the while fighting for equality in a society clinging to normalcy.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops



You Can Go Your Own Way – Eric Smith

Offer: Acrylic pin, signed bookplate, stickers
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: November 1, 2021

About: YA fantasy. A specialized group of Empowered called Jokers, known collectively as Cardplay, must protect their world from the darkness that threatens to consume it, all the while fighting for equality in a society clinging to normalcy.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops



October 2021...

Trashlands – Alison Stine

Offer: Signed bookmark, sticker, temporary tattoos
Availability: US
Expiry: October 25, 2021

About: Post-apocalyptic. Coral is a “plucker,” pulling plastic from the rivers and woods. She’s stuck in Trashlands, a dump named for the strip club at its edge, where the local women dance for an endless loop of strangers and the club’s violent owner rules as unofficial mayor.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops



Seduced by Magic – Various Authors

Offer: digital cookbook/recipes
Availability: US (*Nook only)
Expiry: October 18, 2021

About: Biography. Explores the Black activist’s ideas and political strategies, highlighting their relevance for tackling modern social issues including voter suppression, police violence, and economic inequality.

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► Buy from Barnes and Noble


City of Shattered Light – Claire Winn

Offer: Signed bookplate, character card, sticker, bookmark
Availability: International
Expiry: October 18, 2021

About: YA fantasy. Ferocious action, shadowy intrigue, rich magic, and a captivating slow-burn romance collide when Ahn and Altan meet.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops



It’s A Wonderful Woof (Chet & Bernie #12 – Spencer Quin

Offer: Cover art ornament
Availability: US/Canada
Expiry: October 18, 2021

About: Mystery. Holiday time in the Valley, and in the holiday spirit–despite the dismal shape of the finances at the Little Detective Agency–Bernie refers a potential client to Victor Klovsky, a fellow private eye.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


Jade Fire Gold – June CL Tan

Offer: Double-sided cover, map, art print, character cards, signed bookplate, digital deleted scenes
Availability: International
Expiry: October 17, 2021

About: YA fantasy. Ferocious action, shadowy intrigue, rich magic, and a captivating slow-burn romance collide when Ahn and Altan meet.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops



The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue – V. E. Schwab

Offer: First printings signed
Availability: UK (*UK copies can be ordered internationally)
Expiry: October 6, 2021

About: Fantasy. France, 1714: in a moment of desperation, a young woman makes a Faustian bargain to live forever—and is cursed to be forgotten by everyone she meets.

► All first printings of the UK editions will be signed
► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Blackwells

★ See also my Addie LaRue special editions roundup


Kingdom of the Cursed (Kingdom of the Wicked #2) – Kerry Maniscalco

Offer: Signed bookplate, enamel pin, art print
Availability: US (*International can purchase from Premiere Collectibles or see below)
Expiry: October 5, 2021

About: Biography. Explores the Black activist’s ideas and political strategies, highlighting their relevance for tackling modern social issues including voter suppression, police violence, and economic inequality.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops

★ An alternative to swag for non-US readers is the signed blue sprayed edges edition at Waterstones


Until I Am Free: Fannie Lou Hamer’s Enduring Message to America – Keisha N Blain

Offer: Button, magnet, bookmark, bookplate (first 100 signed)
Availability: US
Expiry: October 4, 2021

About: Biography. Explores the Black activist’s ideas and political strategies, highlighting their relevance for tackling modern social issues including voter suppression, police violence, and economic inequality.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


September 2021...

Goddess of Nothing At All – Cat Rector

Offer: Digital character art, booklist, early chapters
Availability: International
Expiry: September 30, 2021

About: Fantasy. The price for falling in love with Loki is everything.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


What About Will – Ellen Hopkins

Offer: Signed bookplate
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: September 30, 2021

About: Middle grade. A novel-in-verse about the bonds between two brothers and the love they share.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Light from Uncommon Stars – Ryka Aoki

Offer: Enamel pin
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry
: September 28, 2021

Shizuka Satomi made a deal with the devil: to escape damnation, she must entice seven other violin prodigies to trade their souls for success. She has already delivered six. When Katrina Nguyen, a young transgender runaway, catches Shizuka’s ear with her wild talent, Shizuka can almost feel the curse lifting. She’s found her final candidate.

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Court (Crave #4) – Tracy Wolff

Offer: Digital wallpaper image *plus chance to win makeup bag or iPad
Availability: International (*prizes are US only)
Expiry: September 28, 2021

Protect the kingdom at all costs – or so Grace has been told. One of the last of her kind, Grace can either save or doom them all. 

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


White Borders – Reece Jones

Offer: Timeline bookmark
Availability: US
Expiry: September 28, 2021

The History of Race and Immigration in the United States from Chinese Exclusion to the Border Wall.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


Once Upon a Broken Heart – Stephanie Garber

Offer: Alternate cover dust jacket
Availability: US (*supplies exhausted early)
Expiry: September 28, 2021

About: Fantasy. when Evangeline learns that the love of her life is about to marry another, she becomes desperate enough to offer the Prince of Hearts whatever he wants in exchange for his help to stop the wedding.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


Dark Rise – CS Pacat

Offer: Mini postcard map and one of 8 character trading cards
Availability: International
Expiry: September 27, 2021

About: Epic fantasy/romance. Heroes and villains of a long-forgotten war are reborn and begin to draw new battle lines.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


The Splendor – Breeana Shields

Offer: Signed bookplate, postcard, bookmark, and *chance to win grand prize
Availability: International (*grand prize only for US)
Expiry: Sep 27, 2021

About: The Splendor hotel is a magical experience that gives its guests the fantasy fulfillment of their dreams, but it ruined Juliette’s life.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Lakesedge – Lyndall Clipstone

Offer: Signed bookplate, character art, stickers, bookmark
Availability: International
Expiry: Sep 27, 2021

About: Gothic fantasy about monsters and magic, set on the banks of a cursed lake.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


You’d be home now – Kathleen Glasgow

Offer: ‘cool stuff’
Availability: not stated
Expiry: Sep 27, 2021

About: Contemporary fiction. Emory struggles to find herself amidst the fallout of her brother’s addiction in a town ravaged by the opioid crisis.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


We Can: Portraits of Power – Tyler Gordon

Offer: Signed bookplate, art print
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: Sep 27, 2021

About: Debut picture book featuring Ty’s bold paintings of over 30 icons―musicians, artists, writers, civils rights leaders, sports legends, change-makers, record-setters, and more―alongside short explanations of how these people inspire him.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Steelstriker – Marie Lu

Offer: Character cards, signed bookplate, digital bonus scene
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: Sep 27, 2021 (phase 2, phase 1 ended July 16)

About: YA fantasy. With her friends scattered by combat and her mother held captive by the Premier, Talin is forced to betray her fellow Strikers and her adopted homeland. She has no choice but to become the Federation’s most deadly war machine as their newest Skyhunter.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Beasts of Prey – Ayana Gray

Offer: Enamel pin
Availability: US
Expiry: Sep 27, 2021 (phase 2, phase 1 ended July 16)

About: YA fantasy. Fate binds two Black teenagers together as they strike a dangerous alliance to hunt down the creature menacing their home, and uncover ancient deadly secrets.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


Cuba in my Pocket – Adrianna Cuevas

Offer: Signed bookplate, recipe card, bookmark, sticker (also six book sleeve prizes)
Availability: US
Expiry: September 20, 2021

About: Middle grade historical. A 12yo boy leaves his family in Cuba to immigrate to the U.S. by himself, based on the author’s family history.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


Once Upon a Broken Heart – Stephanie Garber

Offer: Alternate cover dust jacket
Availability: US
Expiry: September 28, 2021

About: Fantasy. when Evangeline learns that the love of her life is about to marry another, she becomes desperate enough to offer the Prince of Hearts whatever he wants in exchange for his help to stop the wedding.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


Death’s Edge (Rune Caster #2) – John Ortega

Offer: Bonus scene from Silera’s POV (digital)
Availability: International
Expiry: September 26, 2021

About: Running an inn should be an easy job. That is if you’re not Nathan Mercer — owner of the only refuge for supernatural creatures in the world.

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► Buy from Amazon


As If on Cue – Marisa Kanter

Offer: Signed bookplate and character art. First 50 submissions receive a bonus card.
Availability: International
Expiry: September 25, 2021

About: A pair of fierce foes are forced to work together to save the arts at their school in a swoony YA enemies-to-lovers romance.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


All These Bodies – Kendare Blake

Offer: Blood red lipstick
Availability: US
Expiry: September 21, 2021

About: Historical mystery. Summer 1958. Sixteen bloodless bodies. Two teenagers. One impossible explanation.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


The Inheritance of Orquídea Divina – Zoraida Córdova

Offer: Signed bookplate, bookmark, postcard, stickers plus chance to win prize
Availability: US
Expiry: September 21, 2021

About: Urban fantasy. Orquídea Divina’s family searches for the truth hidden in their past and the power they’ve inherited.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Blob – Anne Appert

Offer: Signed bookplate, art print, stickers
Availability: Not stated, library requests included
Expiry: September 21, 2021

About: Picture book. A blob (n. a creature that can be anything they want) embraces who we are and the many things we can be.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Beasts & Beauty – Soman Chainanai

Offer: Digital scrapbook.
Availability: International
Expiry: September 21, 2021

About: Fairy tale retellings. Twelve dangerous tales of mystery, magic, and rebellious hearts that twist like a spindle to reveal truths full of warning and triumph, truths that free hearts long kept tame, truths that explore life and death.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Into the Dying Light (Age of Darkness #3) – Katy Rose Pool

Offer: Bonus chapter.
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: September 20, 2021

About: Epic fantasy. Following the destruction of the City of Mercy, an ancient god has been resurrected and sealed inside Beru’s body. Both are at the mercy of the Prophet Pallas, who wields the god’s powers to subjugate the Six Prophetic Cities. But every day, the god grows stronger, threatening to break free and sow untold destruction.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


The Other Merlin – Robyn Schneider

Offer: Enamel pin.
Availability: US
Expiry: September 20, 2021

About: Romantic comedy. Welcome to the great kingdom of Camelot! Prince Arthur’s a depressed botanist who would rather marry a library than a princess, Lancelot’s been demoted to castle guard after a terrible lie, and Emry Merlin has arrived at the castle disguised as her twin brother since girls can’t practice magic.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


The Wolf’s Curse – Jessica Vitalis

Offer: Signed bookplate, postcard, bookmark, sticker. Chance to win tote and virtual class visit.
Availability: US/Canada, library request included
Expiry: September 20, 2021

About: Middle grade. Twelve-year-old Gauge’s life has been cursed since the day he witnessed an invisible Great White Wolf steal his grandpapá’s soul, preventing it from reaching the Sea-in-the-Sky and sailing into eternity. When the superstitious residents of Bouge-by-the-Sea accuse the boy of crying wolf, he joins forces with another orphan to prove his innocence. 

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


The Bronzed Beasts (Gilded Wolves #3) – Roshani Chokshi

Offer: Signed bookplate
Availability: US and Canada *Independent Bookstores
Expiry: September 20, 2021

AboutYA Fantasy. Armed with only a handful of hints, Enrique, Laila, Hypnos and Zofia must find their way through the snarled, haunted waterways of Venice, Italy to locate Séverin. Meanwhile, Séverin must balance the deranged whims of the Patriarch of the Fallen House and discover the location of a temple beneath a plague island where the Divine Lyre can be played and all that he desires will come to pass. 

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► Buy from Indie Bookstores

(potentially these may work too – it’s not clear from the T&C: Amazon | Book Depository)


The Forgotten First – Keyshawn Johnson and Bob Glauber

Offer: Signed bookplate
Availability: US
Expiry: September 20, 2021

AboutNon-fiction. The unknown story of the Black pioneers who collectively changed the face of the NFL in 1946.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Under the Whispering Door – TJ Klunes

Offer: Art print
Availability: US and Canada*
Expiry: September 20, 2021

AboutWhen a reaper comes to collect Wallace from his own funeral, Wallace begins to suspect he might be dead. But even in death he’s not ready to abandon the life he barely lived, so when Wallace is given one week to cross over, he sets about living a lifetime in seven days.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository

★ *International collectors can buy a signed UK edition from Waterstones that has blue sprayed page edges and exclusive endpapers


Cuba in my Pocket – Adrianna Cuevas

Offer: Signed bookplate, recipe card, bookmark, sticker (also six book sleeve prizes)
Availability: US
Expiry: September 20, 2021

About: Middle grade historical. A 12yo boy leaves his family in Cuba to immigrate to the U.S. by himself, based on the author’s family history.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


The Love Hypothesis – Ali Hazelwood

Offer: Bookmark and stickers
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: September 16, 2021

About: Contemporary romance. When a fake relationship between scientists meets the irresistible force of attraction, it throws Olive’s carefully calculated theories on love into chaos.

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► Buy from Amazon Book Depository


Defy the Night – Bridget Kemmerer

Offer: Enamel ‘moonflower elixer’ pin
Availability: International
Expiry: September 16, 2021

About: Fantasy. Tessa Cade, a young vigilante in a plague-riddled kingdom, decides she must assassinate a cruel monarch so that his subjects can survive.

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► Buy from Amazon | Amazon AU | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


Of Shadow and Ember – Shana Vernon

Offer: Art print, bookmark, digital deleted scene
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: September 15, 2021

About: Three sisters torn apart by grief, centuries-long war, impossible choices, marriage, and death.

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► Buy from Amazon


The Wild Dark – Katherine Silva

Offer: “Swag”
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: September 15, 2021

About: Fantasy. Ghosts. Soul-eating wolves. World-consuming woods. A friendship that defies death.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Idol Gossip – Alexandra Leigh Young

Offer: Stickers
Availability: International
Expiry: September 14, 2021

About: YA contemporary. Delicious gossip squares off with heart in this inside look at a K-pop academy.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Stalking Shadows – Cyla Panin

Offer: Sticker, bookmark, character card, recipe
Availability: International, includes library request
Expiry: September 14, 2021

About: Gothic YA fantasy. A young woman strives to break her sister’s curse and stop the killing in her small French town.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Empire of the Vampire – Jay Kristoff

Offer: Signed copy* (ALL preorders will be signed)
Availability: International
Expiry: September 14, 2021

About: Dark fantasy. For nearly three decades, vampires have waged war against humanity; building their eternal empire even as they tear down our own. Now, only a few tiny sparks of light endure in a sea of darkness. Gabriel de León is a silversaint: a member of a holy brotherhood dedicated to defending realm and church from the creatures of the night. But even the Silver Order could not stem the tide once daylight failed us, and now, only Gabriel remains. Imprisoned by the very monsters he vowed to destroy, the last silversaint is forced to tell his story.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops

★ See also my Empire of the Vampire special editions roundup


Landfill Mountains – Rab Ferguson

Offer: Signed bookplate, bookmark, author’s notes on first 3 chapters, donation to One Tree Planted
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: September 14, 2021

About: In a world ravaged by the effects of climate change, sixteen-year-old Joe has been left with nothing but mountains full of junk and a community of fellow scavengers.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Not Here to be Liked – Michelle Quach

Offer: Signed bookplate, free sticker
Availability: US (includes library requests)
Expiry: September 14, 2021

About: YA romance. Eliza Quan is the perfect candidate for editor in chief of her school paper. That is, until ex-jock Len DiMartile decides on a whim to run against her. Suddenly her vast qualifications mean squat because inexperienced Len–who is tall, handsome, and male–just seems more like a leader.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Bloody Spade – Brittany M. Willows

Offer: Signed bookplate, character cards
Availability: International
Expiry: September 14, 2021

About: YA fantasy. A specialized group of Empowered called Jokers, known collectively as Cardplay, must protect their world from the darkness that threatens to consume it, all the while fighting for equality in a society clinging to normalcy.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


Egg Marks the Spot (Skunk and Badger #2) – Amy Timberlake and Jon Klassen

Offer: Signed bookplate, paper dolls
Availability: US
Expiry: September 14, 2021

About: Middle grade. Buried in the heart of every animal is a secret treasure. Badger’s is the Spider Eye Agate, stolen years ago by his crafty and treasure-trade-dealing cousin, Fisher.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Witch Please – Ann Aguirre

Offer: Signed bookplate and print
Availability: US / Canada
Expiry: September 13, 2021

About: Fantasy rom-com. Sparks fly when Danica Waterhouse – co-owner of the Fix-It Witches, a magical tech repair shop – meets Titus Winnaker, owner of Sugar Daddy’s bakery.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


What Lives in the Woods – Lindsay Currie

Offer: Digital poster and discussion guide, chance to win prize
Availability: International
Expiry: September 13, 2021

About: Middle grade suspense. A chilling ghost story about a girl living in the decrepit and creepy mansion, who discovers something in the woods is after her.

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City Witchery – Lisa Marie Basile

Offer: A set of 3 personalized city rituals
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: September 13, 2021

About: A guide to making and finding magic as a city dweller, traveler, or someone living in a small apartment.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


The Corpse Queen – Heather Herrman

Offer: Signed bookplate and tarot card plus chance to win candle and necklace
Availability: International (*limited supplies)
Expiry: September 13, 2021

About: A dark and twisty feminist historical mystery, in which a teenage girl starts a new life as a grave robber but quickly becomes entangled in a murderer’s plans.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


White Smoke – Tiffany D. Jackson

Offer: Keychain
Availability: US
Expiry: September 13, 2021

About: YA psychological thriller and modern take on the classic haunted house story.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


The Hollow Heart (Forgotten Gods #2) – Marie Rutkoski

Offer: Laptop sticker
Availability: US
Expiry: September 13, 2021

About: Fantasy, sequel to The Midnight Lie. In the Herrani court, rumors begin to grow of a new threat rising across the sea, of magic unleashed on the world, and of a cruel, black-haired queen who can push false memories into your mind, so that you believe your dearest friends to be your enemies.

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Before we were blue – EJ Schwartz

Offer: Signed bookplate, bookmark
Availability: US
Expiry: September 13, 2021

About: At Recovery and Relief, a treatment center for girls with eating disorders, the first thing Shoshana Winnick does is attach herself to vibrant but troubled Rowan Parish. But the closer the girls become, the more they cling to each other–and their destructive patterns. 

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Slewfoot – Brom

Offer: Double-sided poster
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: September 13, 2021

About: A terrifying tale of bewitchery featuring more than two dozen of Brom’s haunting paintings.

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Pahua and the Soul Stealer (Rick Riordan Presents) – Lori M Lee

Offer: Signed bookplate and stickers
Availability: US, library requests included (*International for first 25 submissions)
Expiry: September 7, 2021

About: Middle grade fantasy. Pahua, a lonely eleven-year-old Hmong girl with the unique ability to see spirits, accidentally untethers an angry spirit from the haunted bridge in her neighborhood.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository

Indie signed edition also available


Mifits – Michaela Coel

Offer: Exclusive cover and endpapers
Availability: Waterstones (UK store with international shipping)
Expiry: September 7, 2021

About: A passionately argued manifesto for greater transparency and honesty, inspired by the author’s acclaimed Edinburgh Festival lecture.

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► Buy from Waterstones


The Wicked Truth – Pru Schuyler

Offer: Signed bookplate, bookmark, sticker (first 250 orders also get candle)
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: September 7, 2021

About: Suspense. Stella Sullivan just wants to forget. But forgetting that night isn’t possible. She’s now navigating life with constant anxiety and nightmares she can’t escape, even after her mom got a job offer that took her far away from the living reminder of what had happened.

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► Buy from Amazon | B&N | Author Direct (signed)


Tides of Mutiny – Rebecca Rode

Offer: Compass bracelet, signed bookplate, temporary tattoo, sticker, commentary sheet
Availability: International
Expiry: September 7, 2021* (*limited to first 50 applicants)

About: YA adventure. In a world where female sailors are executed, sixteen-year-old Lane has to hide as a captain’s boy to avoid being killed. But Lane’s carefully constructed world begins to crumble when an old pirate enemy comes after her father. 

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


Bare Minimum DInners – Jenna Helwig

Offer: GoodCook whisk and spatula
Availability: US
Expiry: September 6, 2021

About: Cookbook. Easy recipes and shortcuts to spend less time in the kitchen – with fewer ingredients, less cleanup, Instant Pot and slow cooker options, meals made in 30 minutes or less, and other smart strategies.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Beautiful World, Where Are You – Sally Rooney

Offer: Chance to win one of 5 limited editions
Availability: US (no purchase option available)
Expiry: September 6, 2021

About: Contemporary fiction. Alice, a novelist, meets Felix, who works in a warehouse, and asks him if he’d like to travel to Rome with her. In Dublin, her best friend, Eileen, is getting over a break-up, and slips back into flirting with Simon, a man she has known since childhood.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


Tides of Mutiny – Rebecca Rode

Offer: Compass bracelet, signed bookplate, temporary tattoo, sticker, commentary sheet
Availability: International
Expiry: September 7, 2021* (*limited to first 50 applicants)

About: YA adventure. In a world where female sailors are executed, sixteen-year-old Lane has to hide as a captain’s boy to avoid being killed. But Lane’s carefully constructed world begins to crumble when an old pirate enemy comes after her father. 

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository | Indie Bookshops


The Bones of Ruin – Sarah Raughley

Offer: Signed bookplate, ‘Fanciful Freaks of London’ poster, and bookmark
Availability: Canada
Expiry: September 6, 2021

About: Historical fantasy. In an alternate 1880s London, an African tightrope walker who can’t die gets embroiled in a secret society’s deadly gladiatorial tournament.

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The Last Legacy – Adrienne Young

Offer: Ouroboros temporary tattoo and sticker
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: September 6, 2021

About: A fantasy/romance about family and blood ties, reinventing yourself, and controlling your own destiny.

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So Many Beginnings: A Little Women Remix – Bethany C Morrow

Offer: Enamel pin and art print
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: September 6, 2021

About: YA. Four young Black sisters come of age during the American Civil War.

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► Buy from Amazon | Book Depository


A Clash of Steel: Treasure Island Remix – CB Lee

Offer: Enamel pin and art print
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: September 6, 2021

About: YA. Two intrepid girls hunt for a legendary treasure on the deadly high seas.

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Missing Okalee – Laura Ojeda Melchor

Offer: Bookmark and bookplate plus chance to win prize
Availability: International, library requests included
Expiry: September 6, 2021

About: Contemporary fiction. Despite her sister’s annoying perfection, Phoebe actually loves spending time with Okalee. They have one very special, secret tradition: River Day. This year’s River Day crossing, however, goes horribly wrong, and Phoebe’s world is suddenly turned upside down.

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Certain Dark Things – Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Offer: Postcard
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: September 6, 2021

About: A neo-noir thriller that reimagines vampire lore.

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Hooky – Míriam Bonastre Tur

Offer: Signed bookplate, enamel pin, digital content
Availability: International for digital content, US for physical goods
Expiry: September 6, 2021

About: Graphic novel. Two twins, one prophecy and a whole lot of hijinks.

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The City Beautiful – Aden Polydoros

Offer: Signed bookplate and character cards
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: September 4, 2021

About: Queer Jewish historical fantasy about a city, a boy, and the shadows of the past that bind them both together.

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Empire of the Vampire – Jay Kristoff

Offer: Exclusive print
Availability: International* (*Australian bookstore)
Expiry: September 1, 2021

About: Dark fantasy. For nearly three decades, vampires have waged war against humanity; building their eternal empire even as they tear down our own. Now, only a few tiny sparks of light endure in a sea of darkness.

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See also my page on collecting Empire of the Vampire


August 2021

Only If You Dare – Josh Allen, illustrated by Sarah J Coleman

Offer: Glow in the dark pin, art print, signed bookplate, bookmark, stickers, tattoos
Availability: US and UK (*first 50 requests)
Expiry: August 30, 2021

About: Spooky middle grade. Thirteen chilling short stories to keep you up at night.

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The Devil You Know (Mercenary Librarians #2) – Kit Rocha

Offer: Digital rewards: short story, Q&A livestream, downloadable wallpaper, annotated maps and sneak peek of book 3
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: August 30, 2021

About: Post-apocalyptic action/romance. Maya has had a price on her head from the day she escaped the TechCorps. Genetically engineered for genius and trained for revolution, there’s only one thing she can’t do–forget. Gray has finally broken free of the Protectorate, but he can’t escape the time bomb in his head. His body is rejecting his modifications, and his months are numbered. 

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Dark and Shallow Lies – Ginny Myers Sain

Offer: Exclusive map
Availability: US
Expiry: August 30, 2021

About: Supernatural thriller. A teen girl disappears from her small town deep in the bayou, where magic festers beneath the surface of the swamp.

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The Art of Insubordination – Todd B Kashdan

Offer: ‘gifts’
Availability: not stated
Expiry: August 30, 2021

About: Non-fiction. ‘A research-based toolbox for anyone who wants to create a world with more justice, creativity, and innovation.’

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My Heart is a Chainsaw – Stephen Graham Jones

Offer: Signed bookplate, postcards, keychain
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: August 29, 2021

About: Horror. In her quickly gentrifying rural lake town Jade sees recent events only her encyclopaedic knowledge of horror films could have prepared her.

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The Girl with the Hickory Heart – Lauren Nicolle Taylor

Offer: Art print, map, stickers, bookmark print, signed bookplate
Availability: US
Expiry: August 27, 2021

About: Dark fantasy. Set in an island nation akin to a wooden Hong Kong, two Asian women from warring tribes must put aside their pasts in order to move forward.

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The Endless Skies – Shannon Price

Offer: Metal bookmark and chance to win gift box
Availability: International, library requests included
Expiry: August 24, 2021 (extended)

About: Fantasy about shapeshifting warriors.

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Second Rebel (First Sister #2) – Linden A Lewis

Offer: Signed bookplate and art print
Availability: International
Expiry: August 24, 2021

About: Fantasy. Throwing herself into the lioness’ den, Astrid must confront and challenge the Aunts who run the Gean religious institution, but she quickly discovers that the business of politics is far deadlier than she ever expected.

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Beyond the Mapped Stars – Rosalyn Eves

Offer: Art card, bookplate, holographic sticker
Availability: International
Expiry: August 23, 2021

About: A sweeping adventure, set in the late 19th century, about science, love, and finding your place in the world.

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The Netherfeld Trilogy – Amber Elby

Offer: Signed bookplate
Availability: US
Expiry: August 21, 2021

About: Shakespeare retelling. Hamlet deviously escapes from pirates. Caliban battles Puck in Fairy Land. And a trio of witches ensnare new prey in the form of Alda, an orphan girl with magical intuition, and Dreng, a cabin boy who reads a lost language.

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The Gift: How your leadership can serve your church – Chris Green

Offer: Bonus digital chapter
Availability: International
Expiry: August 18, 2021

About: Non-fiction. Advice on Christian leadership

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The Last Mona Lisa – Jonathan Santlofer

Offer: Postcard set
Availability: US
Expiry: August 16, 2021

About: An enthralling tale about the 1911 theft of the Mona Lisa from the Louvre, the forgeries that appeared in its wake, and the present-day underbelly of the art world.

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Sometimes I Trip on How Happy We Could Be – Nichole Perkins

Offer: Sticker
Availability: US
Expiry: August 16, 2021

About: Memoir. Explores a journalist’s obsession with pop culture and the difficulty of navigating relationships as a Black woman through fan fiction, feminism, and Southern mores.

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Smashed Man of Dread EndJW Ocker

Offer: Signed bookplate, stickers
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: August 16, 2021

About: Middle grade suspense. When Noe Wiley moves to a new town, she didn’t expect the sullen, strange girls who live on her new street. And she certainly didn’t expect the strange warning they give her—to stay out of her basement, no matter what.

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Tia Lugo Speaks No EvilDanette Vigilante

Offer: Signed bookplate, sticker, bookmark
Availability: US
Expiry: August 16, 2021

About: YA mystery. When Tia witnesses a murder late one night from her bedroom window, everything changes in an instant.

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The Dating Playbook (Boyfriend Project #2) – Farrah Rochon

Offer: Sticker sheet and invite to virtual event
Availability: *Purchase from participating Indies
Expiry: August 16, 2021

About: When a personal trainer agrees to fake date her client, all rules are out the window.

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An Empress of Air & Chaos – Noelle Raune

Offer: Signed artwork, map, letter from the author
Availability: International
Expiry: August 12, 2021

About: Under the light of the approaching Blood Moon, Emara Clearwater finds herself thrust into a world of supernatural magic.

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The Bone Gate (Lesser Known Monsters #2) – Rory Michaelson

Offer: Win one of 50 packs of bookmark, postcard, badge, journal, notepad, stickers
Availability: International
Expiry: August 12, 2021

About: Dark fantasy. The group are preparing to embrace the tedium of day jobs and current affairs, but must first deal with a little unfinished family business and some surprise house guests…oh, and a creature born from darkness hell-bent on destroying reality and everyone in it. 

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You & Me at the End of the World – Brianna Bourne

Offer: Signed bookplate,  bookmark, temporary tattoos, link to Spotify playlist
Availability: International, library requests included
Expiry: August 10, 2021

About: YA. Hannah Ashton wakes up to silence. The entire city around her is empty, except for one other person: Leo Sterling. Leo might be the hottest boy ever (and not just because he’s the only one left), but he’s also too charming, too selfish, and too much of a disaster for his own good, let alone Hannah’s. This is no ordinary apocalypse.

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It Takes Heart – Tif Marcelo

Offer: Signed bookplate, bookmark, Heart Resort sticker
Availability: International
Expiry: August 9, 2021

About: Romance. A heartwarming story about taking a second chance on love at a family-owned couples resort.

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Hope Springs – Jaime Berry

Offer: Signed bookplate, enamel pin, sticker, bookmark
Availability: US
Expiry: August 9, 2021

About: Middle grade. Eleven-year-old Jubilee Johnson is an expert at three things: crafting, moving, and avoiding goodbyes.

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The Devil Makes Three – Tori Bovalino

Offer: Signed bookplate, character cards, bookmark
Availability: US
Expiry: August 9, 2021

About: YA fantasy. When Tess and Eliot stumble upon an ancient book hidden in a secret tunnel beneath the school library, they accidentally release a devil from his book-bound prison, and he’ll stop at nothing to stay free.

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Ratchetdemic – Christopher Emdin

Offer: Laptop sticker (first 50 orders also get print)
Availability: US
Expiry: August 9, 2021

About: Non-fiction. Proposes a new educational model that encourages educators to provide spaces for students to display their academic brilliance without sacrificing their identities.

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What to Miss When: Poems – Leigh Stein

Offer: Signed bookplate
Availability: Not indicated
Expiry: August 9, 2021

About: Poetry. Poems about pop culture, mortality, and the internet, written during the Coronavirus pandemic.

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The Black Locomotive – Rian Hughes

Offer: Free pin badge
Availability: Purchase from Foyles (UK store with international delivery)
Expiry: August 5, 2021

About: Literary SF. Weaves steam trains, the history and architecture of London, and a mysterious alien artefact below the city into a work of stunning inventiveness and originality.

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The Desert Prince – Peter V Brett

Offer: Digital art
Availability: US
Expiry: August 3, 2021

About: Fantasy. Fifteen years have passed since the end of the war with demons, creatures of darkness who have hunted the night and plagued humanity for time out of mind. The heroes of mankind’s hour of need have become legend, and those that remain struggle to escape their shadows.

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UK readers can get a signed copy at Waterstones although it isn’t eligible for the preorder offer


Suns Will Rise (System Divine #3) – Jessica Brody and Joanne Rendell

Offer: Signed bookplate, enamel pin, map print poster, beat sheet
Availability: International
Expiry: August 3, 2021

About: Speculative fiction. An heir. A renegade. A convict. A cyborg. A défecteur. Five rebels. One revolution. 

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The Wild Ones – Nafiz Azad

Offer: Signed character cards
Availability: International
Expiry: August 3, 2021

About: Supernatural mystery. Something is wrong in Snakebite, Oregon. Teenagers are disappearing, some turning up dead, the weather isn’t normal, and all fingers point to TV’s most popular ghost hunters who have just come to town. 

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The Dead and the Dark – Courtney Gould

Offer: Art print, bookmark, postcards
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: August 3, 2021

About: Supernatural mystery. Something is wrong in Snakebite, Oregon. Teenagers are disappearing, some turning up dead, the weather isn’t normal, and all fingers point to TV’s most popular ghost hunters who have just come to town. 

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Like a Love Song – Gabriela Martins

Offer: Digital art, deleted scene, character interview, playlists
Availability: International, library requests included
Expiry: August 3, 2021

About: YA romance. A Latina teen pop star’s image takes a dive after a messy public breakup, until she’s set up with a swoon-worthy fake boyfriend.

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A Lesson in Vengeance – Victoria Lee

Offer: Get your name listed in a future book
Availability: International
Expiry: August 3, 2021

About: Thriller. A centuries-old, ivy-covered boarding school is haunted by its history of witchcraft, and two girls dangerously close to digging up the past. 

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How We Fall Apart (Eva Evergreen #2) – Julie Abe

Offer: Bookmark and character cards
Availability: International
Expiry: August 3, 2021

About: YA romance. Students at an elite prep school are forced to confront their secrets when their ex-best friend turns up dead.

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Revelation of Three – Sara M Schaller

Offer: Bookmark and set of pins
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: August 2, 2021

About: He thought he was prepared to go to war with the Devil, but what if Satan’s not his true enemy?

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What’s Up Beanie? – Alina Tysoe

Offer: Enamel pin (US), phone wallpapers (International), chance to win custom portrait
Availability: International
Expiry: August 2, 2021

About: A collection of 160 acutely relatable comics

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So We Meet Again – Suzanne Park

Offer: Signed bookplate, bookmark, sticker
Availability: International
Expiry: August 2, 2021

About: Non-fiction. An illustrated introduction to intersectional feminism for next-generation change-makers.

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This Book is a Feminist – Jamia Wilson, illustrated by Aurelia Durand

Offer: Signed bookplate and feminist buttons
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: August 2, 2021

About: Non-fiction. An illustrated introduction to intersectional feminism for next-generation change-makers.

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Kingdom of Secrets – Christyne Morrell

Offer: Hand-sewn prologue, signed bookplate, sticker, bookmark
Availability: US/Canada
Expiry: August 2, 2021

About: Middle grade fantasy. When her father is arrested for a crime she committed, Prismena will do anything to save him, taking her on a high-flying and shadowy adventure.

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The Wild Ones – Nafiza Azad

Offer: Signed character cards
Availability: International
Expiry: August 2, 2021

About: Fantasy. A group of teenage girls endowed with special powers must band together to save the life of the boy whose magic saved them all.

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Mercury Boys – Chandra Prasad

Offer: Handcrafted fair trade elephant bookmark of wood/tin, signed & personalised bookplate, paper bookmark
Availability: US
Expiry: August 2, 2021

About: YA. History and the speculative collide with the modern world when a group of high school girls form a secret society after discovering they can communicate with boys from the past.

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A Dragonbird in the Fern – Laura Rueckert

Offer: Bookmark and bookmark
Availability: US (International offer through certain bookstores)
Expiry: August 2, 2021

About: Fantasy. When an assassin kills Princess Jiara’s older sister Scilla, her vengeful ghost is doomed to walk their city of glittering canals, tormenting loved ones until the murderer is brought to justice.

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Eva Evergreen and the Cursed Witch (Eva Evergreen #2) – Julie Abe

Offer: Signed bookplate, stickers, art print, bookmark
Availability: Not indicated
Expiry: August 2, 2021

About: Middle grade fantasy. Eva must put a stop to the violent Culling or risk the fate of Rivelle Realm forever.

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Fuzz: When Nature Breaks the Law – Mary Roach

Offer: Signed copy and patch
Availability: US – participating indie bookstores
Expiry: August 1, 2021

About: Non-fiction. The curious science of human-wildlife conflict.

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The Echoed Realm (Chaos Cycle #2) – A. J. Vrana

Offer: Chance to win poster, soap, raven necklace (3 prizes total) when purchasing from any shop, or additional rewards from author’s shop
Availability: Not indicated
Expiry: August 1, 2021

About: Fantasy. A fledgling to the ethereal realm, Miya stumbles into the nightmares of those haunted by spectres. Little does she know, one of them is coming for her, clutching a dark secret abreast.

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July 2021...

Falcon (Masks #3) – Amara Lynn

Offer: Signed bookplate and card (first 50 orders only)
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: July 31, 2021

About: YA fantasy. Keeping his boyfriend and his identities secret, fighting demons, and nearly losing Chayton have made college life bumpy for Avari Terran so far, and new revelations threaten to drive Avari and Chayton apart.

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As Good As Dead – Holly Jackson

Offer: Notebook, pen, iphone wallet case (phase 1); phone case (phase 2)
Availability: International
Expiry: July 30, 2021(phase 1), Sep 27 (phase 2)

About: Suspense. Pip Fitz-Amobi is haunted by the way her last investigation ended. Soon she’ll be leaving for Cambridge University but then another case finds her, and this time it’s all about Pip.

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8 Steps to Side Characters (Better Writers Series) – Sacha Black

Offer: ‘bonus’
Availability: International
Expiry: July 28, 2021

About: Non-fiction. How to Craft Supporting Roles with Intention, Purpose, and Power

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Gods & Monsters (Serpent & Dove #3) – Shelby Mahurin

Offer: Digital artwork, annotated chapter, bonus chapter (*bonus paper art print for signed book purchases from Wild Geese Bookshop)
Availability: International 
Expiry: July 27, 2021

About: YA fantasy.

Lou has spent her whole life running. Now, after a crushing blow from Morgane, the time has come to go home—and claim what is rightfully hers.

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Untethered (Shielded #2) – KayLynn Flanders

Offer: Art prints, bookmark, sticker, signed bookplate, digital short story
Availability: International, library requests included
Expiry: July 27, 2021

About: YA fantasy. A newly crowned king and feisty princess must defeat the deadliest of foes before there’s nothing left to save.

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When We Were Strangers – Alex Richards

Offer: Signed bookplate, custom pin, bookmarks, stickers
Availability: International
Expiry: July 26, 2021

About: Contemporary. A teen grieves her father’s sudden death – and grapples with the shocking secrets he left behind.

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Once Stolen – D. N. Bryn

Offer: Signed bookplate, art print, stickers, digital art and statistics sheet
Availability: US/International* (*digital)
Expiry: July 26, 2021

About: Fantasy. LGBT+ adventure with steampunk-style world building, reimagined mythological species, an autistic main character, and a banter-filled hate-to-love romance.

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They’ll Never Catch Us – Jessica Goodman

Offer: Exclusive hair ties
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Expiry: July 26, 2021

About: Thriller. Two sisters are vying for the top spot on their cross-country team—until a teammate’s disappearance throws their lives off course.

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What We Devour – Linsey Miller

Offer: Signed bookplate, bookmark, art print, digital epilogue
Availability: International
Expiry: July 20, 2021 

About: Tetley Abednego is the most beloved girl in Garbagetown, but she’s the only one who knows it.

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The Past is Red – Catherynne M Valente

Offer: Enamel pin
Availability: US/Canada
Expiry: July 19, 2021 

About: Tetley Abednego is the most beloved girl in Garbagetown, but she’s the only one who knows it.

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Beasts of Prey – Ayana Gray

Offer: Metal bookmark and enamel pin
Availability: US
Expiry: July 16, 2021 (phase 1, phase 2 with pin only ends Sep 27)

About: YA fantasy. Fate binds two Black teenagers together as they strike a dangerous alliance to hunt down the creature menacing their home, and uncover ancient deadly secrets.

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Bubble – Morris, Morgan, Cliff & Riess

Offer: Mini-episode and print-at-home comic
Availability: US & Canada
Expiry: July 13, 2021

About: Graphic novel. A high-energy graphic satirical take on the “gig economy,” based on the hit podcast.

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The Taking of Jake Livingstone – Ryan Douglass

Offer: Enamel pin
Availability: US
Expiry: July 12, 2021

About: YA paranormal thriller. Jake Livingston sees dead people everywhere. But he can’t decide what’s worse: being a medium forced to watch the dead play out their last moments on a loop or being at the mercy of racist teachers as one of the few Black students at St. Clair Prep. 

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Sword Stone Table: Old Legends, New Voices – edited by Swapna Krishna and Jenny Northington

Offer: Sticker
Availability: US
Expiry: July 12, 2021

About: Fantasy. From the vast lore surrounding King Arthur, Camelot, and the Knights of the Round Table, comes an anthology of gender-bent, race-bent, LGBTQIA+ inclusive retellings.

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Flash Fire (Extraordinaries #2) – TJ Klune

Offer: Enamel pin. (1st printings of the HB also include a reversible dust jacket.)
Availability: US/Canada
Expiry: July 12, 2021

About: YA fantasy romance. Nick landed himself the superhero boyfriend of his dreams, but with new heroes arriving in Nova City it’s up to Nick and his friends to determine who is virtuous and who is villainous. Which is a lot to handle for a guy who just wants to finish his self-insert bakery AU fanfic.

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The Adventure Zone: Crystal Kingdom (Adventure Zone #4) – Clint McElroy et al

Offer: Lenticular sticker
Availability: US
Expiry: July 12, 2021

About: Middle grade fantasy. A desperate call for help interrupts holiday celebrations at the Bureau of Balance, and sends Taako, Magnus and Merle on a high-stakes mission to find and Reclaim a fourth deadly relic: a powerful transmutation stone, hidden somewhere in the depths of a floating arcane laboratory.

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Six Crimson Cranes – Elizabeth Lim

Offer: Swag pack
Availability: US (*international opens summer)
Expiry: July 11, 2021

About: Fantasy. A princess in exile, a shapeshifting dragon, six enchanted cranes, and an unspeakable curse… A tale drawing from ‘The Wild Swans’ and East Asian folklore.

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The De-Coding of Jo: Blade of Truth (Ascending Angel Academy #2) – Lali A Love

Offer: Chance to win $50 Amazon Gift Card & signed paperback copy
Availability: US
Expiry: July 6, 2021

About: Fantasy. “Mother Earth sounds the alarm and activates the StarSeed Quest.”

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Rise to the Sun – Leah Johnson

Offer: Digital short story
Availability: US
Expiry: July 5, 2021

About: YA romance. Olivia is an expert at falling in love . . . and at being dumped. But after the fallout from her last breakup has left her an outcast at school and at home, she’s determined to turn over a new leaf.

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Where It All Lands – Jennie Wexler

Offer: Signed bookplate, bookmark, ‘lucky penny’ keychain
Availability: US
Expiry: July 5, 2021

About: YA romance. A Sliding Doors-esque novel that reveals how our choices define us and how no matter the road, love can find its way.

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Kiki Kalilira Breaks a Kingdom – Sangu Mandanna

Offer: Colored pencil pack
Availability: US
Expiry: July 5, 2021

About: Middle grade urban fantasy. A girl’s drawings of Indian mythology spring to vivid life–including the evil god who seeks to enter the real world and destroy it.

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Tender is the Bite (Chet & Bernie #11 – Spencer Quin

Offer: Digital short story
Availability: US/Canada
Expiry: July 5, 2021

About: Mystery. Chet and Bernie are contacted by a terribly scared young woman who flees in panic. 

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Any Way the Wind Blows (Simon Snow #3) – Rainbow Rowell

Offer: Enamel pen from selected Indies
Availability: US (*check promotion link for stores)
Expiry: July 5, 2021

About: YA urban fantasy. Simon, Baz, Penelope and Agatha go back to England, back to Watford, and back to their families for their longest and most emotionally wrenching adventure yet.

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The Bone Code (Tempe Brennan #20) – Kathy Reichs

Offer: Video and signed bookplate/pen from selected Indies
Availability: US and Canada
Expiry: July 5, 2021

About: Crime. Follows forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan, whose examinations, fifteen years apart, of unidentified bodies ignite a terrifying series of events.

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Deadly Business – Anita Dickason

Offer: Chance to win one of 3 packs with tote bag, mousepad, coaster, bookmarks, pen
Availability: US
Expiry: July 2, 2021

About: Thriller. Following a tactical raid at an Oklahoma farm, a phone call sends U.S. Deputy Marshal Piper McKay rushing back to the East Texas cattle ranch where she grew up.

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Trejo: My Life of Crime, Redemption and Hollywood – Danny Trejo with Donal Logue

Offer: Chance to win call with the author, signed copy of book, and Robert Rodriguez’s comic Machete , and a signed Torso Trejo t-shirt.
Availability: US
Expiry: July 2, 2021

About: Memoir. Trejo’s true story journey from crime, prison, addiction, and loss

https://www.simonandschuster.com/p/trejosweeps 
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How to Build A Human – Emma Byrne

Offer: Signed bookplate, bonus podcast episode
Availability: Not stated
Expiry: July 1, 2021

About: Non-fiction. What science knows about childhood.

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