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Read an excerpt from THE DAZZLING HEIGHTS, sequel to THE THOUSANDTH FLOOR! Katharine McGee returns to dazzle us with her new novel The Dazzling Heights, a sequel to her novel The Thousandth Floor. The sequel continues the story of a 1,000-floor tower where the whole of New York City lives. In the first novel, readers entered the lived of 5 teenagers whose lived are connected by adventure, romance and murder. LEDA is haunted by memories of what happened on the worst night of her life. She’ll do anything to make sure the truth stays hidden—even if it means trusting her enemy.…

Discover more from THE BECOMING OF NOAH SHAW! After the success of the Mara Dyer series, Michelle Hodkin is taking readers back into that dark, deceptive world with The Shaw Confessions, a new companion trilogy told from Noah’s perspective. The new series picks up just after The Retribution of Mara Dyer and follows Noah as he faces the challenges of his father’s inheritance, violent visions, and his tumultuous relationship with Mara. As they discover more about their abilities and other people like them, it becomes clear that Mara’s intentions could have devastating consequences. So who will Noah choose to save:…

Who is out for justice in this mysterious Shadowhunters novel excerpt? The Shadowhunter universe is vast, and author Cassandra Clare is great at giving fans quick peeks inside without giving too much away. Her favorite method of teasing is the unidentified snippet, which shows fans a snapshot of a character without revealing who it is or which book it’s from. Recently, she release another unidentified snippet via her tumblr. He bent down and tore a strip of material from the shirt he’d worn at the Council meeting. It was stiff and dark with his sister’s dried blood. He tied it…

Excerpt from Leigh Bardugo’s new novel THE LANGUAGE OF THORNS! Leah Bardugo’s new collection of short stories titled The Language of Thorns: Midnight Tales and Dangerous Magic comes out September 26. Set in the same Grishaverse as Bardugo’s Six of Crows and Shadow and Bone books, the collection of 6 short stories in The Language of Thorns will transport readers to a world of hungry woods and talking beasts. All of the stories have also been beautifully illustrated by Sara Kipin. Below is an excerpt from one of the short stories in the collection Ayama and the Thorn Wood. In the year…

TALES OF THE PECULIAR paperback cover reveal and new story! Ransom Riggs, the best selling author of Miss Peregrin’s Home for Peculiar Children, gave fans of his series a new look into his peculiar world with a collection of stories titled Tales of the Peculiar.  On October 31st, 2017 the book is being re-released in paperback with this stunning new cover. Did anyone else realise that it is being released on Halloween? That is a very peculiar date to choose. As well as a new cover the paperback version will also include a new story which you can read an excerpt…

Novels we want to read with trans/nonbinary main characters! Over the past couple of years, the YA novel landscape has started to become more inclusive with more trans/nonbinary authors and mains characters. Here are 3 novels with trans/nonbinary main character which we are especially excited to read. For the full top 10 list head to the Barnes and Noble website where you can also purchase these books. Lizard Radio by Pat Schmatz                                                          …

OBSIDIO, last book in the trilogy by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff cover reveal and excerpt! Obsidio, the third and final instalment of the trilogy by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff, which also includes Illuminae and Gemina, arrives on 13th of March 2018. The start of the book finds Kady, Ezra, Hanna, and Nik aboard a refugee container ship called the Mao on their way back to Kerenza. The cover will be printed on silver foil with black and white type. However, before you go down to read the excerpt SPOILER ALERT don’t read it unless you have already read the two previous books. Source

Do you love seeing authors at events? Do you love hearing them talk about books and other ideas important to them? Do you love getting autographs and interacting with dozens of other fans? It sounds like you should attend YALLFest, an annual YA book festival in Charleston, South Carolina. November 10-11 will hold the 6th annual YALLFest book festival (and the 5th I will attend!) and the lineup looks bigger than ever, with 4 keynote duos and a ton of other authors! While all non-keynote autographs and panels are free, keynotes, as well as the “Smackdown”, the end of the…

If you’re going to Otakon this month, don’t forget to snag the promotional poster for The Mortal Instruments graphic novel! Cassandra Clare recently posted about this Cassandra Jean drawn promotional poster that will be given out at Otakon to promote the new graphic novel for The Mortal Instruments. What do you have to do to get it? Well, you have to go to Otakon first of all. Otakon is the largest anime conventions on the east coast, and it takes place in Washington, D.C. The event will be held August 11-13. Once you’re inside, head on over to the Yen…

Listed in alphabetical order. How many times have you played the “If you were stranded on a desert island…” game? Jessica Taylor’s new novel takes that concept and adds in a strained sisterhood, profound secrets, and a fight to survive. And if you’re not able to head out on vacation this year, it will also remind you that tropical islands ain’t all that! We sat at the edge of the ocean—my sister Henri and I—inches apart but not touching at all. We’d been so sure someone would find us by now. Emma had always orbited Henri, her fierce, magnetic queen…

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