If you like dry reflections on society sci-fi novels than this first contact might be completely up your alley.
Tempests and Slaughter by Tamora Pierce. The book certainly could not live up to that title.
The Keepers of Verdorso: A Finding of Kin is a start to a fantasy story that couldn’t quite sell me.
An interesting graphic novel with an interesting art style, The Lost Path by Amelie Flechais.
The new book by Sally Green, this time a high fantasy. How does that work?
The Hummingbird is the third book in The Order of the Bell trilogy by Jacob Devlin. Fairytale retellings.
The Unseen by Jacob Devlin, the second book in The Order of the Bell. Does it take a step up from The Carver?