2020 Reads · 3 Royal Stars · Book Talk · Crime and Suspense · Mystery · Thriller · Young Adult

The Queen’s Book Talk : The French Girl by Lexie Elliott

Paperback, 320 pages Published March 5th 2019 by Berkley Books (first published February 20th 2018) Original Title The French Girl ISBN0399586970 (ISBN13: 9780399586972) They were six university students from Oxford--friends and sometimes more than friends--spending an idyllic week together in a French farmhouse. It was supposed to be the perfect summer getaway--until they met Severine, the girl next door.… Continue reading The Queen’s Book Talk : The French Girl by Lexie Elliott

2020 Reads · 4 Royal Stars · Book Talk · Young Adult

The Queen’s Book Talk : See You In The Cosmos by Jack Cheng

Hardcover, 315 pages Published February 28th 2017 by Dial Books Original Title See You in the Cosmos ISBN0399186379 (ISBN13: 9780399186370)Edition Language English A space-obsessed boy and his dog, Carl Sagan, take a journey toward family, love, hope, and awe in this funny and moving novel for fans of Counting by 7s, Walk Two Moons, and The Curious Incident… Continue reading The Queen’s Book Talk : See You In The Cosmos by Jack Cheng

2020 Reads · 4 Royal Stars · Book Talk · Fantasy · Hall of Fame · Queen Recommends · Retellings

The Queen’s Book Talk : Circe by Madeline Miller

Paperback, 333 pagesPublished April 1st 2019 by Bloomsbury Publishing (first published April 10th 2018) Original Title Circe ISBN1408890046 (ISBN13: 9781408890042)Edition Language English Characters Jason (Argonaut), Theseus (mythology), Odysseus, Penelope (wife of Odysseus), Helen of Troy Setting Crete (Greece)Aiaia (island)Charybdis (Italy) Literary Awards Mythopoeic Fantasy Award Nominee for Adult Literature (2019), ALA Alex Award (2019), Women's Prize for Fiction Nominee (2019), Goodreads Choice Award for Fantasy (2018) In the… Continue reading The Queen’s Book Talk : Circe by Madeline Miller

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The Queen’s Book Talk : Alex + Ada by Jonathan Luna & Sarah Vaughn

From JONATHAN LUNA (GIRLS, THE SWORD, ULTRA, Spider-Woman: Origin) and SARAH VAUGHN (Sparkshooter) comes ALEX + ADA, a sci-fi drama set in the near future. The last thing in the world Alex wanted was an X5, the latest in realistic androids. But after Ada is dropped into his life, he discovers she is more than… Continue reading The Queen’s Book Talk : Alex + Ada by Jonathan Luna & Sarah Vaughn

2 Royal Stars · 2020 Reads · Book Talk · Crime and Suspense · Mystery · Thriller

The Queen’s Book Talk : Sometimes I Lie by Alice Feeney

Paperback, 288 pages Published October 30th 2018 by Flatiron Books (first published March 23rd 2017) Original Title Sometimes I Lie ISBN125014485X (ISBN13: 9781250144850) “Boldly plotted, tightly knotted—a provocative true-or-false thriller that deepens and darkens to its ink-black finale. Marvelous.” —AJ Finn, author of The Woman in the Window My name is Amber Reynolds. There are three things you should know about… Continue reading The Queen’s Book Talk : Sometimes I Lie by Alice Feeney

2020 Reads · 4 Royal Stars · Book Talk · Crime and Suspense · Mystery

The Queen’s Book Talk : The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

Kindle Edition, 325 pages Published February 5th 2019 by Celadon Books Original Title The Silent Patient ASINB07D2C6J4K Edition Language English Alicia Berenson’s life is seemingly perfect. A famous painter married to an in-demand fashion photographer, she lives in a grand house with big windows overlooking a park in one of London’s most desirable areas. One evening… Continue reading The Queen’s Book Talk : The Silent Patient by Alex Michaelides

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The Queen’s Book Talk : The Music of What Happens by Bill Konigsberg

Kindle Edition, 357 pages Published February 26th 2019 by Arthur A. Levine Books Original TitleThe Music of What Happens ASINB07CNJCT3G Edition Language English Setting Mesa, Arizona (United States) Max: Chill. Sports. Video games. Gay and not a big deal, not to him, not to his mom, not to his buddies. And a secret: An encounter with an… Continue reading The Queen’s Book Talk : The Music of What Happens by Bill Konigsberg

#Percydathon · 2020 Reads · 4 Royal Stars · Audiobooks · Book Talk · Fantasy · Percy Jackson and the Olympians · Rick Riordan · Young Adult

The Queen’s Book Talk : Percy Jackson and the Olympians The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan

Paperback, 377 pages Published 2014 by Disney Hyperion Books (first published June 28th 2005) Original Title The Lightning Thief Edition Language English Percy Jackson is about to be kicked out of boarding school...again. And that's the least of his troubles. Lately, mythological monsters and the gods of Mount Olympus seem to be walking straight out of the… Continue reading The Queen’s Book Talk : Percy Jackson and the Olympians The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan