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Our House was Summoned to Another World!
by Azure Whitewood

Language

English

Pages

246

Publication Date

November 09, 2019

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<p>The shut-in Yuki Sakurai had received the first love letter of his life. This could certainly be called a miracle and for it to occur, it seemed he had used up all luck he had. </p><br /><p>Just shortly after reading the letter, he and his little sister Katsumi find themselves stuck inside a dungeon cell. Apparently their house had merged with a throne room of another world and the king was not amused for some reason.</p><br /><br /><p>Genres of this light novel series include <b>isekai</b>, <b>fantasy</b>, <b>romance</b>, <b>comedy</b>, <b>harem</b>, <b>game</b>, <b>action</b>, <b>ecchi</b>, <b>magic</b>, <b>school</b> and <b>demons</b>.</p>
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
by Stephen Chbosky

Language

English

Pages

228

Publication Date

June 25, 2010

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Read the cult-favorite coming of age story that takes a sometimes heartbreaking, often hysterical, and always honest look at high school in all its glory. Also a major motion picture starring Logan Lerman and Emma Watson, <i>The Perks of Being a Wallflower</i> is a funny, touching, and haunting modern classic.<br /><br />The critically acclaimed debut novel from Stephen Chbosky, <i>Perks</i> follows observant “wallflower” Charlie as he charts a course through the strange world between adolescence and adulthood. First dates, family drama, and new friends. Sex, drugs, and <i>The Rocky Horror Picture Show</i>. Devastating loss, young love, and life on the fringes. Caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it, Charlie must learn to navigate those wild and poignant roller-coaster days known as growing up.<br /> <br />A #1 <i>New York Times</i> best seller for more than a year, an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults (2000) and Best Book for Reluctant Readers (2000), and with millions of copies in print, this novel for teen readers (or “wallflowers” of more-advanced age) will make you laugh, cry, and perhaps feel nostalgic for those moments when you, too, tiptoed onto the dance floor of life.
Girls of Storm and Shadow (Girls of Paper and Fire Book 2)
by Natasha Ngan

Language

English

Pages

416

Publication Date

November 05, 2019

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<b>In this mesmerizing sequel to the <i>New York Times </i>bestselling <i>Girls of Paper and Fire</i>, Lei and Wren have escaped their oppressive lives in the Hidden Palace, but soon learn that freedom comes with a terrible cost.</b><b><br /></b>Lei, the naive country girl who became a royal courtesan, is now known as the Moonchosen, the commoner who managed to do what no one else could. But slaying the cruel Demon King wasn't the end of the plan---it's just the beginning. Now Lei and her warrior love Wren must travel the kingdom to gain support from the far-flung rebel clans. The journey is made even more treacherous thanks to a heavy bounty on Lei's head, as well as insidious doubts that threaten to tear Lei and Wren apart from within. <br />Meanwhile, an evil plot to eliminate the rebel uprising is taking shape, fueled by dark magic and vengeance. Will Lei succeed in her quest to overthrow the monarchy and protect her love for Wren, or will she fall victim to the sinister magic that seeks to destroy her?<br /><b>The explosive <i>Girls of Paper and Fire </i>was named:</b><b>- A 10-week <i>New York Times </i>bestseller</b><b>- #1 on the Indie Kids Next List</b><b>- B&N's Most Anticipated LGBTQAP Books of 2018</b><b>- Buzzfeed's Books You Need to Pick Up This Fall</b><b>- Goodread's Ultimate Fall YA Reading List </b><b>- Shondaland's Fantasy Novels You Need to Read</b><b>- Bookriot's Must Read Asian Releases</b><b>- Bookish's Most Anticipated YA SFF List</b>
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

Language

English

Pages

369

Publication Date

February 21, 2012

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This Printz Honor Book is a “tender, honest exploration of identity” (<i>Publishers Weekly</i>) that distills lyrical truths about family and friendship.<br /><br />Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming pool, they seem to have nothing in common. But as the loners start spending time together, they discover that they share a special friendship—the kind that changes lives and lasts a lifetime. And it is through this friendship that Ari and Dante will learn the most important truths about themselves and the kind of people they want to be.
The Darkest Part of the Forest
by Holly Black

Language

English

Pages

337

Publication Date

January 13, 2015

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<b>A girl makes a secret sacrifice to the faerie king in this lush <i>New York Times </i>bestselling fantasy by author Holly Black</b><br /><br /><i>In the woods is a glass coffin. It rests on the ground, and in it sleeps a boy with horns on his head and ears as pointed as knives....</i><br />Hazel and her brother, Ben, live in Fairfold, where humans and the Folk exist side by side. Since they were children, Hazel and Ben have been telling each other stories about the boy in the glass coffin, that he is a prince and they are valiant knights, pretending their prince would be different from the other faeries, the ones who made cruel bargains, lurked in the shadows of trees, and doomed tourists. But as Hazel grows up, she puts aside those stories. Hazel knows the horned boy will never wake.<br />Until one day, he does....<br />As the world turns upside down, Hazel has to become the knight she once pretended to be.<br /><i>The Darkest Part of the Forest</i> is bestselling author Holly Black's triumphant return to the opulent, enchanting faerie tales that launched her YA career.
Crier's War
by Nina Varela

Language

English

Pages

434

Publication Date

October 01, 2019

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<p><strong>From debut author Nina Varela comes the first book in an Own Voices, richly imagined epic fantasy duology about an impossible love between two girls—one human, one Made—whose romance could be the beginning of a revolution.</strong></p><p><strong>Perfect for fans of Marie Rutkoski’s <em>The Winner’s Curse</em> as well as <em>Game of Thrones </em>and </strong><strong><em>Westworld</em></strong><strong>.</strong></p><p>After the War of Kinds ravaged the kingdom of Rabu, the Automae, designed to be the playthings of royals, usurped their owners’ estates and bent the human race to their will.</p><p>Now Ayla, a human servant rising in the ranks at the House of the Sovereign, dreams of avenging her family’s death…by killing the sovereign’s daughter, Lady Crier. </p><p>Crier was Made to be beautiful, flawless, and to carry on her father’s legacy. But that was before her betrothal to the enigmatic Scyre Kinok, before she discovered her father isn’t the benevolent king she once admired, and most importantly, before she met Ayla.</p><p>Now, with growing human unrest across the land, pressures from a foreign queen, and an evil new leader on the rise, Crier and Ayla find there may be only one path to love: war.</p>
The Red Scrolls of Magic (The Eldest Curses Book 1)
by , Wesley Chu

Language

English

Pages

369

Publication Date

April 09, 2019

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<b>A #1 <i>New York Times </i>bestseller!</b><br /> <br /><b>“A rip-roaring adventure merged with satisfying romance.” —<i>Entertainment Weekly</i></b><br /> <b>“[A] swashbuckling launch to the Eldest Curses series.” —<i>Publishers Weekly</i></b><br /> <br /><b>From #1 <i>New York Times</i> bestseller Cassandra Clare and award-winner Wesley Chu comes the first book in a new series full of “swoon-worthy romance [and] abundant action” (<i>Publishers Weekly</i>). <i>The Red Scrolls of Magic </i>is a Shadowhunters novel.</b><br /><br />All Magnus Bane wanted was a vacation—a lavish trip across Europe with Alec Lightwood, the Shadowhunter who against all odds is finally his boyfriend. But as soon as the pair settles in Paris, an old friend arrives with news about a demon-worshipping cult called the Crimson Hand that is bent on causing chaos around the world. A cult that was apparently founded by Magnus himself. Years ago. As a joke.<br /> <br />Now Magnus and Alec must race across Europe to track down the Crimson Hand before the cult can cause any more damage. Demons are now dogging their every step, and it is becoming harder to tell friend from foe. As their quest for answers becomes increasingly dire, Magnus and Alec will have to trust each other more than ever—even if it means revealing the secrets they’ve both been keeping.
We Are Okay
by Nina LaCour

Language

English

Pages

240

Publication Date

February 14, 2017

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<b>Winner of the 2018 Michael L. Printz Award — </b><i>An achingly beautiful novel about grief and the enduring power of friendship.</i><br /><br />“<b>Short, poetic and gorgeously written.</b>” —<i>The New York Times Book Review</i><b><b><i><br /></i></b><br />“A beautiful, devastating piece of art.</b><i>"</i> —<i>Bookpage</i><br /><br /><i>You go through life thinking there’s so much you need. . . . Until you leave with only your phone, your wallet, and a picture of your mother. </i>Marin hasn’t spoken to anyone from her old life since the day she left everything behind. No one knows the truth about those final weeks. Not even her best friend Mabel. But even thousands of miles away from the California coast, at college in New York, Marin still feels the pull of the life and tragedy she’s tried to outrun. Now, months later, alone in an emptied dorm for winter break, Marin waits. Mabel is coming to visit and Marin will be forced to face everything that’s been left unsaid and finally confront the loneliness that has made a home in her heart. <br />  <br /><b> An intimate whisper that packs an indelible punch</b>, <i>We Are Okay</i> is Nina LaCour at her finest. This gorgeously crafted and achingly honest portrayal of grief will leave you urgent to reach across any distance to reconnect with the people you love.<br /><br /><b>Praise for <i>We Are Okay</i> <br /></b><br />“<b>Nina LaCour treats her emotions so beautifully and with such empathy</b>.” —Bustle<br /><br />★ <b>“Exquisite</b>.<b>”</b> —<i>Kirkus</i><br /><br />★ “LaCour paints a captivating depiction of loss, bewilderment, and emotional paralysis . . . <b>raw and beautiful</b>.” —<i>Booklist</i><br /><br />★ “Beautifully crafted . . . . <b>A quietly moving, potent novel</b>.” —<i>SLJ</i><br /><br />★ “A <b>moving portrait of a girl struggling to rebound </b>after everything she’s known has been thrown into disarray.” —<i>Publishers Weekly</i><br /><br />★"<b>Bittersweet and hopeful</b> . . . poetic and skillfully crafted." —<i>Shelf Awareness</i><br /><br />“So lonely and beautiful that I could hardly breathe. <b>This is a perfect book</b>.” —Stephanie Perkins, bestselling author of <i>Anna and the French Kiss</i><br /><br />“<b>As beautiful as the best memories</b>, as sad as the best songs, as hopeful as your best dreams.”<br />—Siobhan Vivian, bestselling author of <i>The Last Boy and Girl in the World</i><br /><br />“You can feel every peak and valley of Marin’s emotional journey on your skin, in your gut. <b>Beautifully written, heartfelt, and deeply real</b>.” —Adi Alsaid, author of <i>Never Always Sometimes</i> and <i>Let’s Get Lost</i>
Hocus Pocus and The All-New Sequel
by A. W. Jantha

Language

English

Pages

529

Publication Date

July 10, 2018

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Customer Reviews
Hocus Pocus is beloved by Halloween enthusiasts all over the world. Diving once more into the world of witches, this electrifying two-part young adult novel, released on the twenty-fifth anniversary of the 1993 film, marks a new era of Hocus Pocus. Fans will be spellbound by a fresh retelling of the original film, followed by the all-new sequel that continues the story with the next generation of Salem teens.<br /><br />Shortly after moving from California to Salem, Max Dennison finds himself in hot water when he accidentally releases a coven of witches from the afterlife. Max, his sister, and his new friends (human and otherwise) must find a way to stop the witches from carrying out their evil plan and remaining on Earth to torment Salem for all eternity.<br /><br />Twenty-five years later, Max and Allison's seventeen-year-old daughter, Poppy, finds herself face-to-face with the Sanderson sisters in all their sinister glory. When Halloween celebrations don't quite go as planned, it's a race against time as Poppy and her friends fight to save her family and all of Salem from the witches' latest death-defying scheme.
Ship of Smoke and Steel (The Wells of Sorcery Trilogy Book 1)
by Django Wexler

Language

English

Pages

361

Publication Date

January 22, 2019

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<p><b><i>Ship of Smoke and Steel </i>is the launch of Django Wexler's cinematic, action-packed epic fantasy Wells of Sorcery trilogy.</b></p><p>In the lower wards of Kahnzoka, the great port city of the Blessed Empire, eighteen-year-old ward boss Isoka enforces the will of her criminal masters with the power of Melos, the Well of Combat. The money she collects goes to keep her little sister living in comfort, far from the bloody streets they grew up on.</p><p> When Isoka's magic is discovered by the government, she's arrested and brought to the Emperor's spymaster, who sends her on an impossible mission: steal <i>Soliton</i>, a legendary ghost ship—a ship from which no one has ever returned. If she fails, her sister’s life is forfeit.</p><p> On board <i>Soliton</i>, nothing is as simple as it seems. Isoka tries to get close to the ship's mysterious captain, but to do it she must become part of the brutal crew and join their endless battles against twisted creatures. She doesn't expect to have to contend with feelings for a charismatic fighter who shares her combat magic, or for a fearless princess who wields an even darker power.</p><p><b>“Truly epic, fierce, and exhilarating, <i>Ship of Smoke and Steel</i> will capture you and lock you away. With magical combat sequences fit for the big screen, the action is almost as breathtaking as the intrigue.” —Morgan Rhodes, <i>New York Times</i> bestselling author of the Falling Kingdoms series</b></p><p>At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied.</p>

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