Excerpts – May 2009

May 23, 2009

More recent additions to the excerpts page:


    Free Harper Teen Sampler

    April 29, 2009

    Check here for a free e-book containing sample chapters from 5 new and upcoming Harper Teen books. Unfortunately, it’s only available in PDF format. My first attempt to convert the PDF for use on my Kindle came out as an awkward, unreadable mess, but maybe I’ll try again with a different method.

    Samples included are from:

    (via janicu’s twitter feed)

    Excerpts – April 2009

    April 28, 2009

    Here’s a few more excerpts from recent and upcoming books that I’ve added to the excerpts page in recent weeks.

    Excerpts – March 2009

    March 19, 2009

    I’ve added a few excerpts to the list lately:

    Go check them out!

    Excerpts – January 2009

    January 4, 2009

    Some excerpts from recent releases and upcoming books:

    • Evil Ways (excerpt), by Justin Gustanis
      The second Quincey Morris book is out already.
    • At Grave’s End (excerpt), by Jeaniene Frost
      The “read chapter one” link will show the excerpt in a little popup.
    • Bone Crossed (excerpt), by Patricia Briggs
      Here’s the first chapter of the fourth Mercy Thompson, it’ll be out in hardcover in February.

    Excerpts – December 2008

    December 10, 2008

    Here are a few excerpts from upcoming books:

    • Dead and Gone (excerpt), by Charlaine Harris
      The first chapter of the next Southern Vampire book. Sadly, we won’t be able to get our hands on it until May.
    • Pride (excerpt), by Rachel Vincent
      This is the third in Vincent’s werecats series, it’ll be out in February. This excerpt is in PDF format.
    • Kitty and the Dead Man’s Hand (excerpt), by Carrie Vaughn
      The next Kitty Norville book is coming in January, and another will be published in February. How cool is that?
    • Magic Strikes (excerpt), by Ilona Andrews
      From the third Kate Daniels book, coming in March.

    Excerpts – August 2008

    August 3, 2008

    Excerpts from upcoming and recently-released books:

    • Cry Wolf (excerpt), by Patricia Briggs
      The first book in her new series, related to the Mercy Thompson books.
    • Midnight Never Come (excerpt), by Marie Brennan
      A historical fantasy about a fae court that interacts with Queen Elizabeth’s. You can also find excerpts from Brennan’s recently-reissued Warrior and Witch on her website (link).
    • Gale Force (excerpt), by Rachel Caine
      The latest Weather Wardens book will be released August 5th.