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Rumble fish  by S. E. Hinton

Rumble fish

S. E. Hinton

A junior high school boy idolizes his older brother, the coolest, toughest guy in the neighborhood, and wants to be just like him.

The black manor  by Sue Carpenter

The black manor

Sue Carpenter

"Belinda's uncle has taught her everything she knows about animals but when he suddenly dies, has he taught her enough to be able to run his pet business? Belinda suspects her uncle's staff are up to more than just breeding parrots so now she has to learn to...

The crystal continent  by Denika Mead

The crystal continent

Denika Mead

"After defeating the Ghost Warriors, Ivy is now Queen of the Crystal People. But peace doesn't last for long when a dragon hatches in the kingdom. Flicker's birth brings vengeful dragons out of a deep slumber, detemined to hunt the hatchling down and destroy...

No going back  by Patrick Flores-Scott

No going back

Patrick Flores-Scott

"Antonio is determined to make amends to the people he hurt most-- even if it means breaking the terms of his early release from juvenile detention. It's Friday morning, and seventeen-year-old Antonio Sullivan is on the verge of earning his early release from...

Normal kids  by Melinda Di Lorenzo

Normal kids

Melinda Di Lorenzo

"In seventeen-year-old Hannah Dresher's world, every dollar counts. When Hannah comes home to find that her alcoholic mom is wasted, she's not surprised. But when she discovers that her younger brother, Seth, has disappeared with the overdue rent money, she...

Overthinking  by David Fenne


David Fenne

"Emotions are hard . . . but mind games are the worst. Steven Percival has been thriving. After an idyllic summer with his boyfriend Troy, his emomancy powers are under control and he can't wait to start uni life in London. But things don't exactly go to plan...

Never vacation with your ex  by Emily Wibberley

Never vacation with your ex

Emily Wibberley

"Three months after she breaks up with her now ex, Dean, seventeen-year-old Kaylee and her family go on their annual vacation with Dean's family, and so to avoid an awkward trip, Kaylee tries to set some ground rules with him but finds herself falling for him...

Fate be changed  by Farrah Rochon

Fate be changed

Farrah Rochon

"Merida understands that as princess of Clan DunBroch, she has certain obligations-- but that doesn't mean she has to like it. Especially when one of those obligations means losing her freedom by becoming betrothed to a man she has never met. Merida balks at...

Hearts still beating  by Brooke Archer

Hearts still beating

Brooke Archer

"Two teen girls, Mara and Rory, navigate a complex web of love, infection, and survival as they reunite in an experimental resettlement program, grappling with their pasts and the looming threat of the virus that once transformed Mara into a...

The final curse of Ophelia Cray  by Christine Calella

The final curse of Ophelia Cray

Christine Calella

"After a lifetime of abuse at the hands of superstitious townsfolk, Ophelia Young, a bastard child of the notorious pirate queen, is tired of paying for the sins of her mother. Despite playing by the rules her whole life, she's earned nothing but spite and...

A million Junes  by Emily Henry

A million Junes

Emily Henry

"June O'Donnell and Saul Angert, the daughter and son of two long-feuding families, fall in love while trying to uncover the truth about a curse that has plagued their bloodlines for generations. In their hometown of Five Fingers, Michigan, the O'Donnells and...

I'll be waiting for you  by Mariko Turk

I'll be waiting for you

Mariko Turk

"Natalie and Imogen are inseparable, and wildly different Imogen is infuriatingly humble and incredibly intelligent, while Natalie is brave, jumping into danger and new adventures. Still, one thing ties them together: their love of the supernatural. Every...

Sound the gong  by Joan He

Sound the gong

Joan He

"All her life, Zephyr has tried to rise above her humble origins as a no-name orphan. Now she is a god in a warrior's body, and she has never felt more powerless. Her lordess, Xin Ren, holds the Westlands, but her position is tenuous. In the north, the empress...

The rules of us  by Jennifer Nissley

The rules of us

Jennifer Nissley

"Jillian and Henry do everything together, but when they come out as gay to each other and become interested in other people, the former couple must figure out how to move on without losing each other. Come out. Break up. Stay friends? In this heartwarming...

To a darker shore  by Leanne Schwartz

To a darker shore

Leanne Schwartz

"Plain, poor, plus-size, and autistic, Alesta grew up trying to convince her beauty-obsessed kingdom that she's too useful to be sacrificed. Their god blessed their island Soladisa as a haven for his followers, but to keep the devil at bay, the church sends a...

Lavender and pearls  by Sue Carpenter

Lavender and pearls

Sue Carpenter

"Jackie and her brother Hayden are sent to stay at their eccentric Aunt's antique shop in New Zealand, where they discover a magical secret. When her family members start going missing, Jackie must venture into fantastical and dangerous new lands to save them....

Girls out late  by Jacqueline Wilson

Girls out late

Jacqueline Wilson

Ellie has a boyfriend! And he's really, truly interested in her-- not in her best friends, Magda and Nadine! She and oh-so-gorgeous Russell have so much in common-- Ellie knows they're made for each other. If only Dad thought so too. While Ellie tries her best...

So let them burn  by Kamilah Cole

So let them burn

Kamilah Cole

"Faron Vincent can channel the power of the gods. Five years ago, she used her divine magic to liberate her island from its enemies, the dragon-riding Langley Empire. But now, Faron is all powered up with no wars to fight. She's a legend to her people and a...

The boy at the top of the mountain  by John Boyne

The boy at the top of the mountain

John Boyne

"When Pierrot becomes an orphan, he must leave his home in Paris for a new life with his Aunt Beatrix, a servant in a wealthy household at the top of the German mountains. But this is no ordinary time, for it is 1935 and the Second World War is fast...

The girl in question  by Tess Sharpe

The girl in question

Tess Sharpe

"Four teens. Three henchmen. Two thousand acres of remote forest. One very bad man. And a whole lot of new secrets to unearth. High school is over, but Nora O'Malley's life isn't, which is weird now that her murderous stepdad Raymond is free. Determined to...

Sister spirit  by Efua Traoré

Sister spirit

Efua Traoré

"A supernatural thriller, blending African myth, friendship, romance and self-discovery. Sixteen-year-old adopted Tara has questions- bout who she is, where she belongs, why she dreams. When her nightmares darken, fears swarm like a flock of ravens and she...

Elsewhere  by Gabrielle Zevin


Gabrielle Zevin

"Welcome to Elsewhere. It is warm, with a breeze, and the beaches are beautiful. It's quiet and peaceful. You can't get sick and you can't get older. In Elsewhere, death is only the beginning ... Elsewhere is where fifteen-year-old Liz Hall ends up, after she...

Wrong answers only  by Tobias Madden

Wrong answers only

Tobias Madden

Marco's always done the right thing. But now it's time for wrong answers only. Marco should be at university, studying biomedicine. Instead, he's been sent to live on a cruise ship in the Mediterranean with his estranged uncle, all because of a 'blip' everyone...

Your blood, my bones  by Kelly Andrew

Your blood, my bones

Kelly Andrew

"Wyatt Westlock has one plan for the farmhouse she's just inherited - to burn it to the ground. But during her final walkthrough of her childhood home, she makes a shocking discovery in the basement - Peter, the boy she once considered her best friend, strung...

A drop of venom  by Sajni Patel

A drop of venom

Sajni Patel

"Sixteen-year-old Manisha is no stranger to monsters-she's been running from them for years, from beasts who roam the jungle to the King's army, who forced her people, the naga, to scatter to the ends of the earth. You might think that the kingdom's famed holy...

You don't have a shot  by Racquel Marie

You don't have a shot

Racquel Marie

"Seventeen-year-old Valentina jeopardizes her future when she gets into an altercation with her rival, Leticia, during a soccer game, so the two girls must co-captain a soccer team to redeem themselves and what starts as a shaky alliance of necessity blossoms...

Sheine Lende  by Darcie Little Badger

Sheine Lende

Darcie Little Badger

"Shane works with her mother and their ghost dogs, tracking down missing persons even when their families can't afford to pay. Their own family was displaced from their traditional home years ago following a devastating flood and the loss of Shane's father and...

The last love song  by Kalie Holford

The last love song

Kalie Holford

"After high school graduation, Mia Peters faces a summer full of painful goodbyes. Songwriting is her only solace. Everyone she knows is moving on, including Britt, her biggest supporter-- and kind-of-sort-of girlfriend. Britt keeps pushing Mia to go bigger...

Where sleeping girls lie  by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé

Where sleeping girls lie

Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé

"Sade Hussein is starting her third year of high school, this time at the prestigious Alfred Nobel Academy boarding school. After being home-schooled all her life and feeling like a magnet for misfortune, she's not sure what will happen. What she doesn't...

The reappearance of Rachel Price  by Holly Jackson

The reappearance of Rachel Price

Holly Jackson

"18-year-old Bel has lived her whole life in the shadow of her mom's mysterious disappearance. Sixteen years ago, Rachel Price vanished and young Bel was the only witness. Rachel is gone, presumed dead. The case is dragged up from the past when the Price...

Beneath the burning wave  by Jennifer Hayashi Danns

Beneath the burning wave

Jennifer Hayashi Danns

"Kaori and Kairi are the first twins to survive infancy on the ancient island of Mu, where gender is as fluid as the crashing waves. One was born of fire, the other of water. But there's a reason why none have survived before. A prophecy that has haunted the...

The invocations  by Krystal Sutherland

The invocations

Krystal Sutherland

"Three girls, one supernatural killer on the loose. Zara Jones believes in magic because the alternative is too painful to consider-- that her murdered sister is gone forever and there is nothing she can do about it. Rather than grieving and moving on, Zara...

Somewhere in the deep  by Tanvi Berwah

Somewhere in the deep

Tanvi Berwah

"Krescent Dune is buried under the weight of her dead parents' debt and the ruinous legacy they left behind. The only way she can earn enough money to escape her unforgiving island is by fighting monstrous amphibians in underground fighting pits. She's never...

All this twisted glory  by Tahereh Mafi

All this twisted glory

Tahereh Mafi

"As the long lost heir to the Jinn throne, Alizeh has finally found her people and she might've found her crown. Cyrus, the mercurial ruler of Tulan, has offered her his kingdom in a twisted exchange: one that would begin with their marriage and end with his...

The bunker diary  by Kevin Brooks

The bunker diary

Kevin Brooks

Linus Weems, a street person since leaving his father's home, is kidnapped and taken to an underground bunker where he is soon joined by five others, who are alternately cared for and tortured by their unseen captor.

The cursed rose  by Leslie Vedder

The cursed rose

Leslie Vedder

"With Prince Briar Rose's life on the line as he slowly turns into a monster at the hands of the Spindle Witch, treasure hunter Fi must escape from a tower to rescue him. Meanwhile, her axe-wielding partner Shane is on the hunt for a mysterious weapon that...

Sincerely yours, Anna Sherwood  by Beth Reekles

Sincerely yours, Anna Sherwood

Beth Reekles

"Annalise Sherwood has worked herself to the bone to get a place on a prestigious internship programme and nothing is going to stop her now. Work hard, play later, that's her motto. She figures one night letting her guard down won't hurt, though - especially...

Freezing reign  by L. A. Goff

Freezing reign

L. A. Goff

"With humanity on the brink of exinction, one teenage girl could save the species or spark a world war. Mirari Vega feels death's chilly breath. A global pathogen has killed every woman in her life and she'll be next. So when her father gives the 18-year-old...

Island  by David Almond


David Almond

"Louise has travelled with her father to the island every year since she can remember-- it's the place her mother loved best of all. The arrival of Hassan changes everything. Louise is restless and yearning for independence; meanwhile, the fiercely free and...

Smoke & mirrors  by Barry Jonsberg

Smoke & mirrors

Barry Jonsberg

"I don't know about love. I suspect the emotion that others apparently feel all the time is just-- absent from me. Like there's an ingredient missing from the recipe. The possible exception is Gran. Grace cares about only two things: performing magic and her...

Take the shot  by Susan White

Take the shot

Susan White

"Bug has a secret. Actually, he has a lot of secrets. By this point, Bug's secrets have secrets. Like: Number one: he's formed a basketball team at his new school based on a giant lie. Number two: his parents don't know he's playing basketball again. Number...

Infinity alchemist  by Kacen Callender

Infinity alchemist

Kacen Callender

"Only an elite few are legally permitted to study the science of magic-- so when Ash is rejected by Lancaster College of Alchemic Science, he takes a job as the school's groundskeeper instead, forced to learn alchemy in secret. When he's discovered by the...

Sinner's Isle  by Angela Montoya

Sinner's Isle

Angela Montoya

"Rosalinda is trapped on Sinner's Isle, an island filled with young women like her--Majestics, beautiful witches loathed by society for their dangerous magic yet revered by powerful men who want to use them. For years, she has been kept under the watchful,...

Our fault  by Mercedes Ron

Our fault

Mercedes Ron

"Nick and Noah's rocky relationship is struggling through its worst moment, and it seems that nothing can go back to the way it was before. They will have to surmount a new and frightening set of challenges to finally understand if they are really made for...

That's not my name  by Megan Lally

That's not my name

Megan Lally

"It was a mistake to trust him. Shivering and bruised, a teen wakes up on the side of a dirt road with no memory of how she got there-- or who she is. A passing officer takes her to the police station, and not long after, a frantic man arrives. He's been...

Firsts and lasts

Firsts and lasts

A collection of sixteen stories spanning different genres and styles, each capturing the big emotions--confusion, joy, uneasiness, and anticipation--that many teens experience as they grow up.

Outcasts  by Josephine Angelini


Josephine Angelini

"Presumed dead, Daphne and Ajax try to steal away what happiness they can while living as Outcasts, when they discover that the Fates aren't done with them yet. Ajax may have escaped death, but his fate is sealed. Like mice in a maze, both are led back to New...

Danger in the darkness  by Heather (Susan Heather) Holmes

Danger in the darkness

Heather (Susan Heather) Holmes

"Jake and his father are on a hunting trip in the south of New Zealand. On their first night in the wilderness they are attacked. Jake escapes into the night but when he returns at dawn, he finds their campsite destroyed and his father and his dog missing....

Wolf soldier  by James R. Hannibal

Wolf soldier

James R. Hannibal

The knights of the Lightraider Order disappeared nearly two generations past. As the Keledan withdrew behind their barriers, and the Dragon Lands of bordering Tanelethar were overrun with dark oppression, the people lived in disobedience to the Rescuer who...

Dead things are closer than they appear  by Robin Wasley

Dead things are closer than they appear

Robin Wasley

"Sid Spencer has always been the most normal girl in her abnormal hometown, a tourist trap built over one of the fault lines that seal magic away from the world. Meanwhile, all Sid has to deal with is hair-ruining humidity, painful awkwardness, being one of...

Tell me how it ends  by Quinton Li

Tell me how it ends

Quinton Li

"Iris Galacia's tarot cards do more than entertain gamblers. With the flip of her fingers she can predict the future and uncover a person's secrets. But under the watchful eye of her mother, she is on thin ice for pursuing a passion in the family business, and...

The narrow  by Kate Alice Marshall

The narrow

Kate Alice Marshall

"Everyone has heard the story of the Narrow. The river that runs behind the Atwood School is only a few feet across and seemingly placid, but beneath the surface, the waters are deep and vicious. It's said that no one who has fallen in has ever survived. Eden...

House of ash and shadow  by Leia Stone

House of ash and shadow

Leia Stone

"Fallon Bane was born with a devastating curse: a single touch from another person will cause her excruciating pain. Thus, she has accepted that she will die without ever being kissed, without even hugging her own father, though it breaks her heart every day....

A door in the dark  by Scott Reintgen

A door in the dark

Scott Reintgen

" Ren Monroe has spent four years proving she's one of the best wizards in her generation. But top marks at Balmerick University will mean nothing if she fails to get recruited into one of the major houses. Enter Theo Brood. If being rich were a sin, he'd...

Shadows of truth  by Astrid Scholte

Shadows of truth

Astrid Scholte

"After their dramatic escape from Vardean prison, Cayder and his friends leap into the unknown, tumbling headlong out of Telene and into the strange and mysterious world beyond the veil. Leta - who grew up believing a world of dark fairytales existed on the...

My heart underwater  by Laurel Flores Fantauzzo

My heart underwater

Laurel Flores Fantauzzo

"Corazon Tagubio is an outcast at the Catholic school she attends on scholarship. Her crush on her teacher, Ms. Holden, doesn't help. At home, Cory worries that less-than-perfect grades aren't good enough for her parents, who already work overtime to support...

Dead girls don't say sorry  by Alex Ritany

Dead girls don't say sorry

Alex Ritany

"One year ago, best friends Nora and Julia were starting their senior year of high school, with plans to apply to the same university so they wouldn't be separated. When Dillan Fletcher comes back to town, life as Nora knows it begins to unravel. And then, the...

The colliding worlds of Mina Lee  by Ellen Oh

The colliding worlds of Mina Lee

Ellen Oh

"Mina has become the hero of her own story. Literally. When Mina Lee woke up on Saturday morning for SAT prep, she did NOT expect to- 1. Nearly be fried by a superhero who turned out to be a supervillain. 2. Come face to face with Jin, the handsome boy of her...

Tell it true  by Tim Lockette

Tell it true

Tim Lockette

"Lisa Rives had higher expectations for sophomore year. Her mom and dad are distracted, her friend Preethy seems to be drifting away, and Lisa's school days feel like nothing more than a waiting period until graduation. But when a teacher recruits her to run...

Last girl breathing  by Court Stevens

Last girl breathing

Court Stevens

"The rain kept coming, the dam broke, and lives were lost. One was Lucy Michaels's little brother. She was there and while she saved the lives of many young boy scouts, despite being a child herself, she couldn't save him. Eight years later Lucy is graduating...

Catch your death  by Ravena Guron

Catch your death

Ravena Guron

"Trapped in a mansion with a murderer and a family of liars - how would you survive? When three girls are stranded at the grand Bramble Estate in the middle of a snowstorm, they stumble into a murder plot. Someone has poisoned wealthy Emily Vanforte in the...

Infinity kings  by Adam Silvera

Infinity kings

Adam Silvera

"After the ultimate betrayal, Emil must rise up as a leader to stop his brother before he becomes too powerful. Even if that means pushing away Ness and Wyatt as they compete for his heart so he can focus on the war. Brighton has a legion of followers at his...

All these things I've done  by Gabrielle Zevin

All these things I've done

Gabrielle Zevin

"In a future where chocolate and caffeine are contraband, teenage cellphone use is illegal, and water and paper are carefully rationed, sixteen-year-old Anya Balanchine finds herself thrust unwillingly into the spotlight as heir apparent to an important New...

Electric life  by Rachel. author Delahaye

Electric life

Rachel. author Delahaye

"Estrella is the 'perfect' society: an immaculate, sanitised, hyper-connected environment where everything is channelled through the digital medium. There is no dirt, no pain, no disease and no natural world. Feelings like boredom are frowned upon and...

Dead girls walking  by Sami Ellis

Dead girls walking

Sami Ellis

"Temple Baker knows that evil runs in her blood. Her father is the North Point Killer, an infamous serial killer known for how he marked each of his victims with a brand. He was convicted for murdering 20 people and was the talk of countless true crime blogs...

Those girls  by Pamela Rushby

Those girls

Pamela Rushby

"When Hilly volunteers for the Women's Land Army in 1942, she's sixteen years old. She expects to be picking sun-kissed fruit and bottle-feeding fluffy white lambs, all while she's wearing a flattering outfit. Travelling to farms across Queensland, Hilly...

One last breath  by Ginny Myers Sain

One last breath

Ginny Myers Sain

"Mount Orange, Florida, is famous for two things: freshwater springs, ideal for free divers, and the gruesome cold case murder of best friends, Bailey and Celeste, twenty years ago. Tru has always lived in the shadow of Bailey's and Celeste's murders; they...

Crash landing  by Charmaine Anne Li

Crash landing

Charmaine Anne Li

"A searing ode to queer identity, growing up in an immigrant community, and carving a place for yourself in the world with the help of your friends. Jay Wong is spending the last languid days of summer 2010 trying to land a kickflip and begging for something...

Imposter syndrome and other confessions of Alejandra Kim  by Patricia (Fiction writer) Park

Imposter syndrome and other confessions of Alejandra Kim

Patricia (Fiction writer) Park

"Alejandra Kim feels like she doesn't belong anywhere. Not at home, where Ale faces tense silence from Ma since Papi's passing. Not in Jackson Heights, where she isn't considered Latinx enough and is seen as too PC for her own good. Certainly not at her...

Katie goes to KL  by Su-May Tan

Katie goes to KL

Su-May Tan

"Katie Chen, 16, lives in the unremarkable suburb of Narre Warren in Australia with her somewhat reclusive Malaysian father. Coming to Australia when she was 5 and losing her mother at 7, she has always struggled with issues of identity. One day, she goes back...

Totally deceased  by Sue H. Cunningham

Totally deceased

Sue H. Cunningham

Seventeen-year-old Jess is recovering from an emergency heart transplant only to realise she is being haunted by the disgruntled ghost of her donor, Tilly. Tilly is determined there is more to her death than meets the eye and insists that she won't stop...

The wicked bargain  by Gabe Cole Novoa

The wicked bargain

Gabe Cole Novoa

"On Mar León de la Rosa's sixteenth birthday, el Diablo comes calling. Mar is a transmasculine nonbinary teen pirate hiding a magical ability to manipulate fire and ice. But their magic isn't enough to reverse a wicked bargain made by their father, and now el...

In the orbit of you  by Ashley Schumacher

In the orbit of you

Ashley Schumacher

"Aa personality test reunites two friends and makes them second guess their careful plans. It's been years since Nova Evans last saw Sam. She was too young then to understand why he had to move away-- and what it had to do with the cuts and bruises he got from...

Caught in a bad fauxmance  by Elle Gonzalez Rose

Caught in a bad fauxmance

Elle Gonzalez Rose

"A fresh, fun contemporary rom-com about an aspiring artist who agrees to fake date one of his family's longtime enemies in the hopes of gathering intel strong enough to take down their rivals and keep the family cabin they gambled in a risky bet. Devin Báez...

The midnight clock  by Jamie Costello

The midnight clock

Jamie Costello

"Millie has seven days to save Annie Driscoll from a terrible fate. Millie doesn't know how or why she has been brought into Annie's life. But she's sure of one thing: Annie has already been dead for 68 years. Struggling to come to terms with her uprooted...

Neverwraith  by Shakir Rashaan


Shakir Rashaan

"Yasir Salah isn't like the other guys in his new suburban Georgia high school. Lately, he can feel something shifting in his body. Raw. Edgy. Volatile. Like his eyes changing colors and heat on his skin when some alpha bro comes for him-- or how just a grin...

Hunter  by Mercedes Lackey


Mercedes Lackey

"Centuries ago, the barriers between our world and the Otherworld were slashed open allowing hideous fantastical monsters to wreak havoc and destroying entire cities in their wake. Now, people must live in enclosed communities, behind walls that keep them safe...

Blood of wolves  by Katherine Roberts

Blood of wolves

Katherine Roberts

"When Dei the Wise promises his daughter's hand in marriage to Yesugei the Brave's eldest son Temujin, orphaned prince Jamukha sees his chances of marrying Borta slipping away. Desperate to win her back, he swears the blood bond with Temujin, hoping to steal...

The godhead complex  by James Dashner

The godhead complex

James Dashner

Sadina and the islanders are up against both man and nature as they navigate their way to Alaska. There, they hope to meet the mysterious Godhead, unsure of what separates myth from truth. But the Godhead, now led by Alexandra, is fractured. Within the cracks...

An unlikely proposition  by Rosalyn Eves

An unlikely proposition

Rosalyn Eves

"Eleanor did not come to London to be proper and boring. After becoming a widow at seventeen, she's not looking to remarry quickly, despite pressures from her late husband's nephew, who is keen on obtaining her inheritance. So Eleanor comes up with a plan that...

Empress & Aniya  by Candice Carty-Williams

Empress & Aniya

Candice Carty-Williams

When Empress starts at Aniya's school, they're not exactly best friends. But, when the two teenage girls accidentally cast a spell on their 16th birthday and end up switching bodies, they quickly learn that friendship is the most important magic of all. Set in...

The perfect guy doesn't exist  by Sophie Gonzales

The perfect guy doesn't exist

Sophie Gonzales

"Ivy Winslow has the house to herself for a week and her only plans are to binge-watch her favorite fantasy TV show, H-MAD, hang out with her best friend, Henry, and avoid her former best friend-turned enemy (and neighbor), Mack. But things go awry when Ivy...

The evolving truth of ever-stronger Will  by Maya MacGregor

The evolving truth of ever-stronger Will

Maya MacGregor

"Will is a 17-year-old on the cusp of freedom: freedom from providing and caring for their abusive, addicted mother, freedom from their small town with an even smaller mindset, and the freedom from having to hide who they truly are. When their drug dealer...

The Vermilion Emporium  by Jamie Pacton

The Vermilion Emporium

Jamie Pacton

"On the morning Twain, a lonely boy with a knack for danger, discovers a strand of starlight on the cliffs outside of Severon, a mysterious curiosity shop appears in town. Meanwhile, Quinta, the ordinary daughter of an extraordinary circus performer, chases...

Defy the storm  by Tessa Gratton

Defy the storm

Tessa Gratton

One year after the fall of Starlight Beacon, the galaxy is in chaos. An anarchistic group known as the Nihil has taken over a section of space now known as the Occlusion Zone. Jedi Knight Vernestra Rwoh and scientist Avon Starros team up in an attempt to find...

10 hours to go  by Keely Parrack

10 hours to go

Keely Parrack

"Lily needs a ride-- a fire warning in Oregon has cancelled her train home to California. Her ex-best friend, Natasha, has offered to pick Lily up on her way back from Portland, though they're barely on speaking terms. As it turns out, Natasha's also giving a...

My nest of silence  by Matt Faulkner

My nest of silence

Matt Faulkner

" Manzanar is nothing like home. Yet the relocation center is where Mari and her family have to live, now that the government has decided that Japanese Americans aren't American enough. Determined to prove them wrong, Mari's brother Mak has joined the army and...

Dawnbreaker  by Jodi Meadows


Jodi Meadows

"The king is dead. The world is lost. Long live the queen. The thin membrane of magic separating the human and demonic planes has been destroyed. Nightrender, the immortal warrior of the gods, must find a way to rebuild it, but Hanne-the serpent girl, always...

The search for us  by Susan Azim Boyer

The search for us

Susan Azim Boyer

"Samira Murphy is caring for her widowed grandmother, and trying to get her older brother into recovery for alcohol addiction. With attendance at her dream college on the line, she takes a long shot DNA test to find the support she so desperately needs from a...

A reckless oath  by Kaylie Smith

A reckless oath

Kaylie Smith

"After the heart-wrenching death at the end of book 1, Calla and the other witches are sent reeling. Still stuck in the deadly Neverending Forest, the group must decide their next steps as the Fates' War looms near. Calla, torn between past allegiances and new...

Make me a liar  by Melissa Landers

Make me a liar

Melissa Landers

"It's an open secret at Harvey Davis High School that Tia Dante can solve all your problems (for a fee, of course). As one of the few blessed with the genetic gift of transferable consciousness, she can slip inside your mind and do your dirty work-- humiliate...

Everyone's thinking it  by Aleema Omotoni

Everyone's thinking it

Aleema Omotoni

"Within the walls of Wodebury Hall, an elite boarding school in the English countryside, reputation is everything. But aspiring photographer Iyanu is more comfortable observing things safely from behind her camera. For Iyanu's estranged cousin, Kitan, life...

Artifice  by Sharon Cameron


Sharon Cameron

"Isa de Smit was raised in the vibrant, glittering world of her parents' small art gallery in Amsterdam, a hub of beauty, creativity, and expression, until the Nazi occupation wiped the color from her city's palette. The "degenerate" art of the Gallery de Smit...

Stolen by night  by Steve Watkins

Stolen by night

Steve Watkins

"On May 10, 1940, the Nazis begin their march across Europe, and within weeks, France has fallen. At first, Nicolette's world seems more or less the same despite the occupation. But as the months pass, the Third Reich tightens its hold on France and it becomes...

In the shallows  by Tanya Byrne

In the shallows

Tanya Byrne

"Mara's ex, Nico, is the girl of her dreams: beautiful, wild and unpredictable. She's Mara's everything, even though Mara's never sure that she's Nico's anything. Then Nico goes missing. New Year's Day: A girl is rescued from the sea. She knows she is called...

Ballots, blasts & betrayal  by Robert Muchamore

Ballots, blasts & betrayal

Robert Muchamore

"Teen rebel and social-media star Robin Hood continues his epic struggle against the corrupt Sheriff of Nottingham and brutal crime boss Guy Gisborne. Robin Hood is campaigning to get his dad, Ardagh Hood, elected Sheriff of Nottingham. But their rival is...

The prisoner's throne  by Holly Black

The prisoner's throne

Holly Black

Prince Oak is paying for his betrayal. Imprisoned in the icy north and bound to the will of a monstrous new queen, he must rely on charm and calculation to survive. With High King Cardan and High Queen Jude ready to use any means necessary to retrieve their...

I hope this doesn't find you  by Ann (Young adult author) Liang

I hope this doesn't find you

Ann (Young adult author) Liang

"Sadie Wen is perfect on paper: school captain, valedictorian, and a "pleasure to have in class." It's not easy, but she has a trick to keep her model-student smile plastered on her face at all times: she channels all her frustrations into her email drafts....

The bad ones  by Melissa Albert

The bad ones

Melissa Albert

"In the course of a single winter's night, four people vanish without a trace across a small town. Nora's estranged best friend, Becca, is one of the lost. As Nora tries to untangle the truth of Becca's disappearance, she discovers a darkness in her town's...

Nubia  by Omar Epps


Omar Epps

"Zuberi, Uzochi, and Lencho were among the first of a new generation of Nubians to awaken to extraordinary powers-- gifts their parents lost when they fled their island home decades ago. Now that Uzochi has been declared a Nubian catalyst, everyone expects him...

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