Out This Week! 17th January 2022
18th January 2022 – Firefly – Carnival – Una McCormack
A heist by the Serenity crew goes badly wrong in a captivating original Firefly tie-in novel from the award-winning series by Titan Books.
City of sin
Neapolis: a desert city on planet Bethel where all manner of entertainment can be found: high-stakes gambling, luxurious hotels, exclusive clubs and any form of diversion imaginable may be had for a price. It’s the eve of the annual carnival: three days of decadent revelry, and Serenity arrives to take a security job, guarding a costly shipment.
An unattainable ransom
Tragedy strikes: the shipment is stolen, and the wealthy owner kidnaps Zoë and Book, holding them to ransom for the lost shipment’s value. If Mal can’t find the enormous sum of five hundred platinum by the next evening, both of them will be killed.
A race against time
As the carnival begins the crew must attempt the impossible, calling on contacts, calling in favours, and revealing hidden talents to save their crewmates’ lives. Meanwhile, the hostages have their own plans…
20th January 2022 – They Once Had Names – Drew Bailey
One lays dying, one just lost their beloved, and the third finds themselves lost amidst rogues and wretches.
Times have grown grim as the grave as the blight descends on Lancastle and House Lanier. But ghouls and lichlords are just the beginning of the horrors to come. As something far more sinister than the dead lurks beyond the devouring dark, but will the royal nothings survive long enough to stand and fight against it?
Book Two in the Giftborn Chronicles
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