"Dear Reader" - A breathtaking, heart-aching, jaw droppingly honest read from debut author Nic Stone. Meet Justyce McAllister: high school senior, Yale bound, and a victim of racial profiling. He then struggles with what this means for him. Do his achievements mean nothing if he will always be seen as a criminal first? Then his world is rocked with a devastating loss and a police-brutality case. An eye-opening read that will make you look twice at the world we line in, inpire you to make change in your own life and wonder - who will Martin be?
Follow Liesl from the wintry woods behind her cottage in Germany to the dark, underground world of Der Erikonig. Spun into a fantasy-turned-reality this retelling of "The Labryinth" with influence from Christina Rosetti's "The Goblin Market," is an enchantment all it's own. Run with Der Erikonig, escape these pages if you can and remember: Beware the Goblin fruit!
Best-selling author of "Love Her Wild," Atticus, brings us another breathtakingly honest and bittersweet collection about love, beauty, and Parisian nights with "The Dark Between Stars." Step into Atticus' world and see the small, significant moments of life through his eyes. Experience the sensations of falling in love, falling out of love, and finding both yourself and new love in this magnificent set of poems. If you loved "Love Her Wild" you'll want to curl up with a mug of tea or a glass of whiskey and fall in love with "The Dark Between Stars".
Old Welsh legend is brought to life in Stiefvater's incredible series. Follow Blue Sargent and a gang of boys from Aglionby Academy as they try to keep the balance of magic in their town's ley lines. A fantastic tale of magical realism and traditional legend reimagined and brought to life in the modern world.
A stunning sequel to her debut, "The Princess Saves Herself in This One". Empowering, emotional, and heartfelt, Lovelace shows the resiliency of the human spirit and the pure power within us all. Utterly moving, Lovelace reminds us that women are some type of magic.
The perfect twisted telling of Beauty and the Beast, blending old plot structure and characters with new details and exciting twists. Learn the backstory of why the Beast was really cursed and by whom -- Belle's mother! A thoroughly enriching tale that totally enhances the magic of Beauty and the Beast!
Meet Dylan- a gangly, tomboyish, introverted teen who is thrust into the spotlight as her beauty pageant sister has found love on the reality TV show, "The Prince in Disguise". Now Dylan, who has always been in the shadow of her sister, must fly to Scotland for the Royal Wedding. There, she meets Jamie, an eccentric and quiet boy staying at the castle with the Royal Family. Strohm spins a sweet tale of love, family and accepting yourself in this lovely Scottish YA romance. Set against a Christmas backdrop, old fairytale castles in the Scottish Highlands, and young love, Strohm creates a truly magic story! A 5 star read!
Holly Black writes another smash-hit faerie novel! Human girl, Jude, lives in the Fae World with the fae that murdered her parents. The Fae World is all she's ever known, and even as a teenager she's still trying to prove she belongs. With a change of power coming to her kingdom, she becomes a spy for a prince and comes to depend on the unlikliest of allies. Overall, Black brought an amazing concept of life in a dark, lush world. A fantastic read for lovers of Faerie lore!
Meet Xar and Wish: a boy wizard and girl warrior who are sworn enemies. But when they stumble upon each other and Xar discovers Wish's magic, he sets out to steal it! This hilarious adventure of magic and wonder is filled with beautiful pictures and an amazing tale of friendship, leadership, and courage.
Enter the lush world of Wil, princess turned spy turned vagabond, who discovers she has the magical gift of turning living things to gemstone. But is it a gift or a curse? Follow Wil in this amazing, gripping gem of a fantasy novel to find out!
The perfect book to empower, inspire and unite everyone in the feminist cause! Bates hilariously writes to shut down society's expectations and stereotypes of women, to encourage girls everywhere to be themselves, dream big, and stand up for themselves! A must-read for every woman, young and old!
Saunders presents an entirely different look at the life of Abraham Lincoln and his grief following the death of his son, Willie. This book spins fact, fantasy and the supernatural into a powerhouse novel sure to transport you back to the Civil War with Abe and Willie. An all-star page-turner!
The author of "Shadow and Bone" and "Six of Crows" spins a wonderful collection of magic and lore. This is a collection of myths, fairy-tales and legends to enhance the Grisha Universe! Get lost in the fantastical world of Grisha legends in this beautifully illustrated book of stories!
Stiefvater spins another beautiful tale with "All the Crooked Saints"! Dive into the world of Bicho Raro, Colorado and the lives of the Soria family as they try and save the souls of the Pilgrims that come to them for help. What happens when a Soria is the one that needs saving? Read "All the Crooked Saints," a story that demonstrates that sometimes all you need to be saved is to have the will to see yourself for who you are and the want to change yourself.
Atticus Poetry brings a fantastic collection of poetry and art. His poems are honest, lovely and sweet and encapsulate the complexity of human emotion. If you love being in love, you'll love "Love Her Wild."
Travel back in time with Claire Randall, a WWII nurse, to 18th century Scotland. There she meets young Jamie Fraser and works to stop the impending Jacobite Revolution, discover the circumstances that brought her to Scotland, and find love. Now a smash-hit TV series on Starz!
Kibuishi paints a wonderful world of action and adventure in this graphic novel series! Dive in with Emily and her brother Navin, as they embark to master a prophecy and power left to them by their late grandfather. Enchanting and witty tale for any age!
For once the bastard is the knight in shining armor! In this hilarious, young adult adventure, daughter of Lord Kent, Tilla and her fellow bastard friends go on a journey to stop a budding revolution. This book is a terrific tale of love, friendship, bravery and self-discovery. Perfect for fans of My Lady Jane and A Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue.
Lovers of Beauty and the Beast will fall in love with this enchanting original spinoff. Donnelly brings the beloved Disney characters to life in a gripping adventure about the power of love in this Middle Grades to Young Adult transition book.