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The Unseen World

Author: Liz Moore Series: Standalone Genre: Fiction, Mystery, Contemporary Pages: 451 Ada Sibelius is raised by David, her brilliant, eccentric, socially inept single father, who directs a computer science lab in 1980s-era Boston. Home-schooled, Ada accompanies David to work every day; by twelve, she is a painfully shy prodigy. The lab begins to gain acclaim… Continue reading The Unseen World

Historical · Reviews · Romance · YA · YA Fantasy

The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue

Author: Mackenzi LeeSeries: (Guide #1)Genre: Historical, YA, RomancePages: 513Henry “Monty” Montague was born and bred to be a gentleman, but he was never one to be tamed. The finest boarding schools in England and the constant disapproval of his father haven’t been able to curb any of his roguish passions—not for gambling halls, late nights… Continue reading The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue

Fantasy · Mystery · Reviews · YA · YA Fantasy

Vicious

Author: V.E. SchwabSeries: (Villains #1)Genre: Fantasy, AdultPages: 364Victor and Eli started out as college roommates—brilliant, arrogant, lonely boys who recognized the same sharpness and ambition in each other. In their senior year, a shared research interest in adrenaline, near-death experiences, and seemingly supernatural events reveals an intriguing possibility: that under the right conditions, someone could… Continue reading Vicious

Fantasy · Reviews · Romance · YA · YA Fantasy

The Wrath and the Dawn

Author: Renee AhdiehSeries: Yes (The Wrath and the Dawn #1)genre: YA Fantasy, Retelling, RomancePages: 395In a land ruled by a murderous boy-king, each dawn brings heartache to a new family. Khalid, the eighteen-year-old Caliph of Khorasan, is a monster. Each night he takes a new bride only to have a silk cord wrapped around her… Continue reading The Wrath and the Dawn

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The Kiss of Deception

Author: Mary E. Pearson Series: Yes (The Remnant Chronicles #1) Genre: YA Fantasy, Romance Pages: 492 She flees on her wedding day. She steals ancient documents from the Chancellor's secret collection. She is pursued by bounty hunters sent by her own father. She is Princess Lia, seventeen, First Daughter of the House of Morrighan. The Kingdom of… Continue reading The Kiss of Deception

Contemporary · Reviews · YA

I Am the Messenger

Author: Markus Zusak Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary, YA, Mystery Pages: 360 protect the diamonds survive the clubs dig deep through the spades feel the hearts Ed Kennedy is an underage cabdriver without much of a future. He's pathetic at playing cards, hopelessly in love with his best friend, Audrey, and utterly devoted to his coffee-drinking… Continue reading I Am the Messenger

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A Monster Calls

Author: Patrick Ness, Siobhan Dowd (Conception) Series: Standalone Genre: Contemporary, YA Pages: 216 The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his… Continue reading A Monster Calls