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JULIA DEFIANT brings a new dimension of threats, but struggles with momentum. High fantasy and supernatural mystery meet in Julia Defiant, the second book in Catherine Egan’s The Witch’s Child trilogy. The novel continues the adventures of Julia, a girl with the inexplicable ability to vanish who lives in a world full of witches, magic, and dark supernatural beings. Julia and her ragtag group of companions– from thieves to professors to Mrs. Och, an ancient mystical being meant to protect the world from dangerous magic– have fled their home country in search of answers. The group barely survived their encounter…

‘Letters to the Lost’ and ‘Elemental’ series author Brigid Kemmerer’s upcoming book, MORE THAN WE CAN TELL, has a cover! If you’ve read Brigid Kemmerer’s Letters to the Lost, then you’ll most likely be interested in her upcoming book, More Than We Can Tell, which features a character that will be familiar to those readers – Rev Fletcher. Recently, the cover was revealed for the book, which comes out Spring 2018. Check it out below and then read the synopsis. With loving adoptive parents by his side, Rev Fletcher has managed to keep the demons of his past at bay……

Check out an excerpt from Kara Thomas’ YA Thriller LITTLE MONSTERS!  Kara Thomas’ new YA novel is perfect for all fans of the slightly creepy, psychological thriller. Little Monsters follows Kacey, who has just moved to Broken Falls. Her new life seems perfect, with her dad, stepbrother, stepmother and younger half-sister. Kacey meets new friends in Broken Falls, Bailey and Jade, and everything seems to be going well until her newfound friends start to grow distant and don’t invite her to the biggest party of the year. Things go from bad to worse when Bailey never comes home from the party. Broken Falls…

Bloomsbury switches up THRONE OF GLASS design concepts for TOWER OF DAWN! If you’re like us, you probably thought Chaol Westfall got the short end of the stick in the Throne of Glass series. He was a great, layered character, that’s been cast aside at every turn. But fear not! Chaol is getting his own adventure in Tower of Dawn and the cover design is finally here! Introduced via Sarah J Maas’ website, we’re actually getting looks at two different versions of the cover that will be featured in different countries. The US version is a little darker with defined…

MAGNUS CHASE author Rick Riordan will travel all over the country in support of his latest novel! Rick Riordan is hitting the road in support of The Ship of the Dead, the third book in the Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard series and just announced his tour stops! While he can’t reach everyone, this whirlwind trip includes four brand new stops for the author, along with several locations he hasn’t visited in quite some time. Check out the list below to see if he’ll be visiting your neck of the woods! Tuesday, October 3, 2017 Library of Congress…

The first book in a new pirate trilogy by the SNOW LIKE ASHES author gets a title! If you loved the Snow Like Ashes series, start getting prepared for more Sara Raasch titles starting in 2018! Next year will see the start of Raasch’s Stream Raiders trilogy, an adventurous pirate series inspired by the Spanish Inquisition era. Now, book one in the series has an official title, which Sara announced on Twitter. Take a look! https://twitter.com/seesarawrite/status/875744948980789248 The title has a fanciful twist to it, but it keeps us on the high seas. Given that the release isn’t slated until sometime…

WHAT TO SAY NEXT adds new depth to Julie Buxbaum’s YA catalog! Julie Buxbaum solidifies her knack for heartfelt Young Adult novels with What To Say Next, which follows two characters who form an unexpected connection in the wake of a loss. One month after the death of her father, everyone expects Kit Lowell to be getting over it. As a way of getting away from their judgement, Kit finds herself sitting at a lunch table with only one other occupant– David Drucker, a quiet fellow student who Kit hasn’t really interacted with since childhood. Mostly, she sits there in…

It’s Father’s Day and we wanted to recognize the fathers that stand out in YA books and what makes them awesome. To be quite honest, many fathers in YA books are depicted as non-existent or not worthy of attention. Many even end up being the antagonist of the book. But we know there are some pretty cool dads that do exist in YA, and we’ve listed the top 9 of our favorite fathers or father figures. Check it out! Click on the images to order a copy of the book(s) on Amazon! Arthur Weasley The Harry Potter series by J.K.…

Happy Pride Month! While we’re celebrating the LGBTQ community this month, it’s a great time to pick up a book with representative characters and get a little perspective. With that idea in mind, our staff came together to create a list featuring some of our favorite books featuring LGBTQ characters. From dramatic to comedic, some Own Voices and some not, these books all have a great story to tell. ASK THE PASSENGERS by A.S. King Astrid is falling in love with another girl, but she can’t bring herself to tell anyone. Instead, she whispers her secrets to airplanes flying overhead,…

Check out the cover for Jenn Bennett’s new novel, STARRY EYES! Jenn Bennett, author of the YA You’ve Got Mail retelling, Alex Approximately, has a new book coming out, Starry Eyes. The cover for Starry Eyes, which sounds like a fun spin on the classic Romeo and Juliet story, has been revealed, and it is enchanting to say the least. Check it out below: About the Book: In this romantic dramedy from the author of Alex, Approximately, a teen girl’s way-too-ordinary life is driven off the beaten path when she’s abandoned in the wilderness with her worst adversary—the boy who broke her heart. Ever since last year’s homecoming dance, best friends-turned-best…

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