Event Recap: Raincoast Books Fall 2022 TBR Preview

Another book event! Raincoast Books hosted us earlier this month to share some fun adult, YA, and MG titles releasing this year.

Normally I try to limit these wrap-ups to five books that really caught my attention but there are so many great titles coming out from Raincoast! So I’ve included a couple extra titles as “honourable mentions”.

Let me know which ones peak your interest!

Upcoming Releases

Book cover for Marikit and the Ocean of Stars. Illustration of a woman wearing a shell crown in the background. In the foreground is a young girl riding a raft in an ocean.

Marikit and the Ocean of Stars by Caris Avendaño Cruz
Genre: MG Fantasy
Publication date: October 18, 2022

“Inspired by Filipino folklore, this middle grade debut follows Marikit who sets off into the magical land of the gods to escape the clutches of a sinister shadow god.” – publisher’s promo

I love the increase in Filipino stories I’ve seen recently and especially love getting to read more from folklore I’m not as familiar with. This sounds like a wonderful heartwarming story and the little snippet from the blurb promises some beautiful world-building too.

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Month in Review: May 2022

Summer is finally here! Last year I made a summer reading list (mostly based on my yearly TBR) so I may do that again to try to tackle that Chosen TBR.

But for now, here’s what last month looked like for me! Template courtesy of Jenna @ Falling Letters.

Books finished:

  • Wild Tongues Can’t Be Tamed edited by Saraciea J. Fennell
  • In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende
  • Ghost Squad by Claribel Ortega
  • Sabrina & Corina: Stories by Kali Fajardo-Anstine
  • The Hidden Keys by André Alexis
  • What’s Mine and Yours by Naima Coster

Books reviewed:

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