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Debbie's Spurts

Just an avid reader. Mostly SF/Fantasy, some hobbies, paranormal, urban fantasy and lighter, fluffier things.


Currently reading

Salt, Fat, Acid, Heat: Mastering the Elements of Good Cooking
Samin Nosrat, Wendy MacNaughton
Bring Me Their Hearts
Sara Wolf
House of Earth and Blood
Sarah J. Maas
A Selection of Designs inspired by Iznik & Delft Pottery in Cross Stitch: 16 stunning floral cross stitch designs
Durene Jones
Ain't Love a Witch?
Dakota Cassidy
Progress: 1 %
The Old Witcheroo
Dakota Cassidy
Gemina (The Illuminae Files)
Jay Kristoff, Amie Kaufman
Progress: 100 %
The Dragonbone Chair
Tad Williams
Progress: 14 %

Favorite Book Quotes

"Never interrupt your enemy while he is making a mistake"— Lois McMaster Bujold







December New Releases, Week 1 (Dec. 1-7)

Alien Research - Gini Koch Command Authority - Tom Clancy, Mark Greaney The Kid: The Immortal Life of Ted Williams - Ben Bradlee Jr. Man-Kzin Wars XIV - Larry Niven Shannivar - Deborah J. Ross Something More Than Night - Ian Tregillis Threat Vector - Tom Clancy, Mark Greaney The Collector of Lost Things - Jeremy Page The Prince of Risk: A Novel - Christopher Reich Elementary: All-New Tales of the Elemental Masters - Mercedes Lackey

December 1:

Bitter Sweet Love by Jennifer L Armentrout (#0.5 in Dark Elements)

Blade to the Keep by Lauren Dane (#2 in Blade)
Cupid Crush by Cecilia Galante (#6 in Little Wings)
Dark Omens by Rosemary Rowe (#14 in Libertus Mystery of Roman Britain)
Fallen Crest Public by Tijan (#3 in Fallen Crest High)
Forged in Betrayal by Trish McCallan (#4 in Red-Hot SEALs)

Madison Square Tragedy: The Murder of Stanford White (Treasury of XXth Century Murder) by Rick Geary
Miss Billings Treads the Boards by Carla Kelly
Murder on the Orient Espresso by Sandra Balzo (#8 in Maggy Thorsen)
Neverwas by Larkin Reed, Tucker Reed,Kelly Moore (#2 in The Amber House Trilogy)
Return To Poughkeepsie by Debra Anastasia (#2 in Poughkeepsie)
She Who Waits by Daniel Polansky (#3 in Low Town)
Super Trouble by Vivi Andrews (#3 in Superlovin')
The Funeral Owl by Jim Kelly (#7 in Philip Dryden)
The Pixie & The Prince by Charity Parkerson (#3 in Sexy Witches)
The Queen at War by K A S Quinn (#2 in Chronicles of the Tempus)
Third Lie's the Charm by Laura Roecker, Lisa Roecker (#3 in Liar Society)
When Earth Angels Cry by KaSonndra Leigh (#4 in Lost Immortals)
Who Wants to Marry a Doctor? by Abigail Sharpe (#2 in With This Ring)

December 2:

The Gods of Guilt by Michael Connelly (#5 in Mickey Haller)Fright Train by Majanka Verstraete (#3 in Weirdville)

House of Horrors by Majanka Verstraete (#2 in Weirdville)

Knight & Day by Kitty French (#3 in Knight)
Mine to Tarnish by Janeal Falor (#0.5 in Mine)
Soul of Flame by Rebecca Ethington (#4 in Imdalind)
Spring Forward by Emlyn Chand (#2 in The Timewalker Chronicles)
Valentina and the Whackadoodle Witch by Majanka Verstraete (#2 in Valentina's Spooky Adventures)

December 3:


The Accidental Werewolf 2: Something About Harry by Dakota Cassidy (#8 in Accidental Friends)

Alien Research by Gini Koch (#8 in Katherine "Kitty" Katt)
Andromeda's Choice by William C Dietz (#2 in Prequel Legion of the Damned)

The Apartment by Greg Baxter


Billionaire Blend by Cleo Coyle (#13 in Coffeehouse Mysteries)
Black Flag by Oliver Bowden (#8 in Assassin's Creed)
Blood, Milk, and Chocolate by Cameron Jace (#3 in Grimm Diaries)
Bound to Break by SE Jakes (#6 in Men of Honor)
Buttoned Up by Kylie Logan (#4 in Button Box Mystery)

Castle Hill by Samantha Young (#2.5 in On Dublin Street)
Caught Up in You by Beth Andrews (#3 in In Shady Grove)

A Christmas Hope by Anne Perry (#11 in Christmas novellas)
Command Authority by Tom Clancy, Mark Greaney (#13 in Jack Ryan)

Criminal Enterprise by Owen Laukkanen 

A Cursed Moon by Cecy Robson (#2.5 in Weird Girls)

Darkwalker by E. L. Tettensor (#1 in Nicholas Lenoir)
Deadly by Sara Shepard (#14 in Pretty Little Liars)
Death Overdue by Mary Lou Kirwin (#2 in Karen Nash)

The Diplomat's Pregnant Bride by Merline Lovelace (#1 in Duchess Diaries)
The Diviners by Libba Bray 

Elementary by Mercedes Lackey (#10 in Elemental Masters)
Enemy Sworn by Karin Harlow (#3 in L.O.S.T. (Last Option Special Team))


The Fifth Beatle: The Brian Epstein Story Written by Vivek Tiwary and drawn by Andrew C. Robinson and Kyle Baker. - Graphic Novel
Foolish Games by Tracy Solheim (#2 in Out of Bounds)
Forged by Jennifer Rush (#0.5 in Altered)
Full Throttle by Erin McCarthy (#7 in Fast Track)

Gabriel's Redemption by Sylvain Reynard (#3 in Gabriel's Inferno)
Gentlemen Prefer Mischief by Emily Greenwood (#2 in Mischief)
Going Dark (Thorn P.I) by James W. Hall 

The Golden Calf: An Inspector Irene Huss Investigation by Helene Tursten
The Grove by Jean Johnson (#2 in Guardians)


Her Return to King's Bed by Maureen Child (#13 in Kings of California)
Hero's Journey by J. J. Cook (#1.5 in Sweet Pepper Fire Brigade)

The High Price of Secrets by Yvonne Lindsay (#4 in Master Vintners)
High Stakes by Chloe Neill (#8.6 in Chicagoland Vampires)
Highland Master by Hannah Howell (#20 in Murray Family)
Home For the Haunting by Juliet Blackwell (#4 in Haunted Home Renovation)
Home for the Holidays by Rochelle Alers (#4 in Cavanaugh Island)
Home For the Homicide by Jennie Bentley (#7 in Do-It-Yourself Mystery)
Hot Pursuit by Jo Davis (#2 in Sugarland Blue)
Hunt the Falcon by Ralph Pezzullo,Don Mann (#3 in SEAL Team Six)

It Happened One Night by Kathie DeNosky (#6 in Texas Cattleman's Club : The Missing Mogul)


The Joyners in 3D Written by R. J. Ryan with art by David Marquez. - Comic Book


The Kid: The Immortal Life of Ted Williams by Ben Bradlee 
Kinsey and Me: Stories by Sue Grafton 

Lending a Paw by Laurie Cass (#1 in Bookmobile Cat Mysteries)

Man-Kzin Wars XIV by Larry Niven (#16 in Man-Kzin)
Mars, Inc. by Ben Bova (#1 in Billionaire's Club)
Merry Market Murder by Paige Shelton (#6 in Farmer's Market Mystery)
Middle C by William H. Gass 
Murder, She Barked by Krista Davis (#1 in Paws and Claws Mysteries)
My Venice and Other Essays by Donna Leon 

Never Trust a Pirate by Anne Stuart (#2 in Scandal at the House of Russell)
Pinkbeard's Revenge by Greg Trine (#4 in Adventures of Jo Schmo)
Polarity Written by Max Bemis with art by Jorge Coelho

The Prince of Risk by Christopher Reich 
Proxy by Mindee Arnett (#0.5 in Avalon)

Quilt Trip by Elizabeth Spann Craig (#3 in Southern Quilting Mystery)

Robert B. Parker's Ironhorse by Robert Knott


The Sayers Swindle by Victoria Abbott (#2 in A Book Collector Mystery)
Scandal at Six by Ann Purser (#13 in Lois Meade)
Second-Chance Seduction by Kate Carlisle (#1 in MacLarens Pride)
Shannivar by Deborah J Ross (#2 in Seven-Petaled Shield)
Shoot the Woman First (Crissa Stone) by Wallace Stroby
Skin Game by Jim Butcher (#15 in The Dresden Files)
Something More than Night by Ian Tregillis

The Spook Lights Affair: A Carpenter and Quincannon Mystery by Marcia Muller and Bill Pronzini 
Staged to Death by Karen Rose Smith (#1 in Caprice De Luca Mystery)
Starling by Sage Stossel - Graphic Novel
Super Nova by Jayne Rylon (#3 in Hot Rods)

Ten Lords A-Leaping by C C Benison (#3 in Father Christmas Mystery)
The Tenth Circle by Jodi Picoult

Things Fall Apart by Harry Turtledove (#3 in Supervolcano)
Threat Vector by Tom Clancy with Mark Greaney

Unclaimed by Sara Humphreys (#5 in The Amoveo Legend)

Under An Endless Sky by Vivian Arend [Wolf Line (Granite Lake Wolves, Book 5) and Wolf Nip (Granite Lake Wolves, Book 6)]
Unintended Consequences: A Stone Barrington Novel by Stuart Woods
Unraveled by the Rebel by Michelle Willingham (#2 in Secrets in Silk)


A Valley Ridge Christmas by Holly Jacobs (#4 in Valley Ridge Wedding)
Vengeance Bound by Tessa Adams (#2 in Lone Star Witch)
Vulkan Lives by Nick Kyme (#26 in Horus Heresy)

Welcome Back to Apple Grove by C H Admirand (#3 in Apple Grove)
Why We Broke Up written by Daniel Handler, art by Maira Kalman

Yesterday and Today by Phoebe Rivers (#11 in Saranormal)
Your Worst Nightmare by P J Night (#17 in You're Invited to a Creepover)

December 5:
Death Box by J A Kerley (#9 in Carson Ryder)

The Oxford Fellow by Kenneth Cameron (#7 in Denton)
Savage by Nancy Holder, Debbie Viguie (#3 in Wolf Springs Chronicles)

December 7:
The Collector of Lost Things by Jeremy Page





My roundup of November new releases:

Week 1 - Week 2 - Week 3 - Week 4 - Week 5


My roundup of December new releases:

Week 1 - Week 2 - Week 3 - Week 4 - Week 5

Source: http://donealrice.booklikes.com/post/699145/december-new-releases-week-1-dec-1-7-