Contemporary · Mystery · Reviews · Sci-fi · YA

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

Fantasy · Reviews · YA Fantasy

The Final Empire

Author: Brandon SandersonSeries: (Mistborn #1)Genre: High Fantasy, YA Fantasy,Pages: 541In a world where ash falls from the sky, and mist dominates the night, an evil cloaks the land and stifles all life. The future of the empire rests on the shoulders of a troublemaker and his young apprentice. Together, can they fill the world with… Continue reading The Final Empire

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

Fantasy · Reviews · YA · YA Fantasy

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

Mystery · Reviews · Thriller

Night Film

Author: Marisha Pessl Series: Standalone Genre: Mystery, Thriller, Suspense Pages: 606 On a damp October night, beautiful young Ashley Cordova is found dead in an abandoned warehouse in lower Manhattan. Though her death is ruled a suicide, veteran investigative journalist Scott McGrath suspects otherwise. As he probes the strange circumstances surrounding Ashley’s life and death,… Continue reading Night Film

Contemporary · Mystery · Reviews · Romance · YA

WE WERE LIARS

Author: E. Lockhart Series: Standalone Genre: YA, Contemporary, Mystery, Romance Pages: 242 A beautiful and distinguished family. A private island. A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy. A group of four friends—the Liars—whose friendship turns destructive. A revolution. An accident. A secret. Lies upon lies. True love. The truth. We Were Liars is a… Continue reading WE WERE LIARS

Contemporary · Mystery · Romance · YA

WE WERE LIARS

Author: E. Lockhart Series: Standalone Genre: YA, Contemporary, Mystery, Romance Pages: 242 A beautiful and distinguished family. A private island. A brilliant, damaged girl; a passionate, political boy. A group of four friends—the Liars—whose friendship turns destructive. A revolution. An accident. A secret. Lies upon lies. True love. The truth. We Were Liars is a… Continue reading WE WERE LIARS