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The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air Book 2)
by Holly Black

Language

English

Pages

336

Publication Date

January 08, 2019

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<b>The enchanting and bloodthirsty sequel to the <i>New York Times </i>bestselling novel <i>The Cruel Prince.</i></b><div><br /></div><div><i>You must be strong enough to strike and strike and strike again without tiring.</i></div><div><i><br /></i></div><div><i>The first lesson is to make yourself strong.</i></div><div><i><br /></i></div><div>After the jaw-dropping revelation that Oak is the heir to Faerie, Jude must keep her younger brother safe. To do so, she has bound the wicked king, Cardan, to her, and made herself the power behind the throne. Navigating the constantly shifting political alliances of Faerie would be difficult enough if Cardan were easy to control. But he does everything in his power to humiliate and undermine her even as his fascination with her remains undiminished.</div><div><br /></div><div>When it becomes all too clear that someone close to Jude means to betray her, threatening her own life and the lives of everyone she loves, Jude must uncover the traitor and fight her own complicated feelings for Cardan to maintain control as a mortal in a Faerie world.</div>
The Hate U Give
by Angie Thomas

Language

English

Pages

447

Publication Date

February 28, 2017

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<p><strong>8 starred reviews ∙ Goodreads Choice Awards Best of the Best</strong> <strong> ∙  </strong><strong>William C. Morris Award Winner ∙ National Book Award Longlist ∙ Printz Honor Book ∙ Coretta Scott King Honor Book ∙ #1 <em>New York Times</em> Bestseller!</strong></p><p><strong>"Absolutely riveting!" —Jason Reynolds</strong></p><p><strong>"Stunning." —John Green</strong></p><p><strong>"This story is necessary. This story is important." —<em>Kirkus </em>(starred review)</strong></p><p><strong>"Heartbreakingly topical." —<em>Publishers Weekly </em>(starred review)</strong></p><p><strong>"A marvel of verisimilitude." —<em>Booklist </em>(starred review)</strong></p><p><strong>"A powerful, in-your-face novel." —<em>Horn Book</em> (starred review)</strong></p><p>Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed.</p><p>Soon afterward, his death is a national headline. Some are calling him a thug, maybe even a drug dealer and a gangbanger. Protesters are taking to the streets in Khalil’s name. Some cops and the local drug lord try to intimidate Starr and her family. What everyone wants to know is: what <em>really</em> went down that night? And the only person alive who can answer that is Starr. </p><p>But what Starr does—or does not—say could upend her community. It could also endanger her life.</p><p><strong>And don't miss <em>On the Come Up</em>, Angie Thomas's powerful follow-up to <em>The Hate U Give.</em></strong></p>
Kingdom of Ash (Throne of Glass)
by Sarah J. Maas

Language

English

Pages

987

Publication Date

October 23, 2018

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<b>Years in the making, Sarah J. Maas's #1 <i>New York Times </i>bestselling Throne of Glass series draws to an epic, unforgettable conclusion. Aelin Galathynius's journey from slave to king's assassin to the queen of a once-great kingdom reaches its heart-rending finale as war erupts across her world. . . </b><br /><b><br /></b>Aelin has risked everything to save her people-but at a tremendous cost. Locked within an iron coffin by the Queen of the Fae, Aelin must draw upon her fiery will as she endures months of torture. Aware that yielding to Maeve will doom those she loves keeps her from breaking, though her resolve begins to unravel with each passing day…<br /><br />With Aelin captured, Aedion and Lysandra remain the last line of defense to protect Terrasen from utter destruction. Yet they soon realize that the many allies they've gathered to battle Erawan's hordes might not be enough to save them. Scattered across the continent and racing against time, Chaol, Manon, and Dorian are forced to forge their own paths to meet their fates. Hanging in the balance is any hope of salvation-and a better world.<br /><br />And across the sea, his companions unwavering beside him, Rowan hunts to find his captured wife and queen-before she is lost to him forever.<br /><br /> As the threads of fate weave together at last, all must fight, if they are to have a chance at a future. Some bonds will grow even deeper, while others will be severed forever in the explosive final chapter of the Throne of Glass series.
Queen of Air and Darkness (The Dark Artifices Book 3)
by Cassandra Clare

Language

English

Pages

912

Publication Date

December 04, 2018

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<b>All first editions will include ten black and white interior illustrations and a new short story!</b><BR> <BR><b>Dark secrets and forbidden love threaten the very survival of the Shadowhunters in Cassandra Clare’s <i>Queen of Air and Darkness</i>, the final novel in the #1 <i>New York Times </i>and <i>USA TODAY </i>bestselling The Dark Artifices trilogy. <i>Queen of Air and Darkness </i>is a Shadowhunters novel.</b><BR><BR><b>What if damnation is the price of true love?</b><BR> <BR>Innocent blood has been spilled on the steps of the Council Hall, the sacred stronghold of the Shadowhunters. In the wake of the tragic death of Livia Blackthorn, the Clave teeters on the brink of civil war. One fragment of the Blackthorn family flees to Los Angeles, seeking to discover the source of the disease that is destroying the race of warlocks. Meanwhile, Julian and Emma take desperate measures to put their forbidden love aside and undertake a perilous mission to Faerie to retrieve the Black Volume of the Dead. What they find in the Courts is a secret that may tear the Shadow World asunder and open a dark path into a future they could never have imagined. Caught in a race against time, Emma and Julian must save the world of Shadowhunters before the deadly power of the <i>parabatai</i> curse destroys them and everyone they love.
The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm: Tales from Alagaësia (Volume ...
by Christopher Paolini

Language

English

Pages

288

Publication Date

December 31, 2018

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<b>The internationally bestselling fantasy sensation is back, with brand-new stories set in the world of Eragon and the Inheritance Cycle!</b><br /><br />A wanderer and a cursed child. Spells and magic. And dragons, of course. Welcome back to the world of Alagaësia.<br /><br />It's been a year since Eragon departed Alagaësia in search of the perfect home to train a new generation of Dragon Riders. Now he is struggling with an endless sea of tasks: constructing a vast dragonhold, wrangling with suppliers, guarding dragon eggs, and dealing with belligerent Urgals and haughty elves. Then a vision from the Eldunarí, unexpected visitors, and an exciting Urgal legend offer a much-needed distraction and a new perspective.<br /><br />This volume features three original stories set in Alagaësia, interspersed with scenes from Eragon's own unfolding adventure. Included is an excerpt from the memoir of the unforgettable witch and fortune-teller Angela the herbalist . . . penned by Angela Paolini, the inspiration for the character, herself!<br /><br />Relish the incomparable imagination of Christopher Paolini in this thrilling new collection of stories based in the world of the Inheritance Cycle. Includes four new pieces of original art by the author.
Harley Merlin and the Secret Coven
by Bella Forrest

Language

English

Pages

402

Publication Date

August 27, 2018

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<strong>When a rogue 19-year-old witch is recruited to help guard an ancient magical Bestiary, a breath-stealing journey begins...</strong><br />_____________________________________________<br /><br /><strong><em>Being an empath has its advantages.</em></strong><br /><br />Harley Merlin can sense people’s emotions, among other things. It’s how she snagged her first job pinpointing cheaters at a casino.<br /><br />But she has no clue where she got these freakish powers because she spent her childhood jumping from home to home in the foster system, and her father left her with nothing more than a cryptic note.<br /><br />Then she crosses paths with a terrifyingly real monster. Which is when a mysterious and annoyingly arrogant young warlock named Wade Crowley steps in, introducing her to a hidden world of beasts, magicals, and covens riddled with secrets—as well as clues about her murky past.<br /><br />Whether she likes it or not, this new world is where she belongs. But after a disturbing twist of events, Harley quickly realizes that her past is darker than she could ever have imagined.<br /><br />And that someone in the coven is out for her blood.<br /><br />With the help of Wade and her new friends, she must figure out who the traitor is and why they’re targeting her... Before the human and magical worlds dangerously collide.<br /><br /><strong>Potter fans, welcome to an exciting new world.</strong><br /><br />_____________________________________________<br /><br /><strong>*What Early Readers Are Saying:*</strong><br /><br /><em>"I love the Harry Potter series. This first book here made me realize I could <strong>love another series.</strong> It's great!!" ★★★★★</em><br /><br /><em>“Harley grabs you by the hand and <strong>drags you right into</strong> her world.” ★★★★★</em><br /><br /><em>“Enchanting! A <strong>fantastic new take</strong> on magic and monsters.” ★★★★★</em><br /><br /><em><strong>"Heart warming</strong> story line with intrigue and suspense.” ★★★★★</em><br /><br /><em>“Well written, funny, and <strong>refreshingly different.</strong>”</em> ★★★★★<br /><br /><em>“Would recommend it for teens and adults alike.” ★★★★★</em><br /><br /><strong>Over 1,975 worldwide 5 star reviews of the series.</strong><br /><br />_____________________________________________<br /><br /><strong>If you're a J.K. Rowling or Cassandra Clare fan, this will be a ride you won't want to miss. <br /><br />Buy now and start turning the pages...</strong><br /><br /><em>*Beware of spoilers in the reviews below that are without spoiler alerts.*</em>
Skyward
by Brandon Sanderson

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English

Pages

515

Publication Date

November 06, 2018

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<b><b>A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!</b><br /><b></b><br /><b>From Brandon Sanderson, the #1 </b><b><i>New York Times</i></b><b> bestselling author of the Reckoners series, </b><b><i>Words of Radiance,</i></b><b> and the internationally bestselling Mistborn series, comes the first book in an epic new series about a girl who dreams of becoming a pilot in a dangerous world at war for humanity's future.</b></b><br /><br />Spensa's world has been under attack for decades. Now pilots are the heroes of what's left of the human race, and becoming one has always been Spensa's dream. Since she was a little girl, she has imagined soaring skyward and proving her bravery. But her fate is intertwined with her father's--a pilot himself who was killed years ago when he abruptly deserted his team, leaving Spensa's chances of attending flight school at slim to none.<br /><br />No one will let Spensa forget what her father did, yet fate works in mysterious ways. Flight school might be a long shot, but she is determined to fly. And an accidental discovery in a long-forgotten cavern might just provide her with a way to claim the stars.<br /><br /><b><u>Praise for </u></b><b><i><u>Skyward</u></i></b><b><u>:</u></b><br /><b>A </b><b><i>Kirkus Reviews</i></b><b> Best Book of the Year</b><br /><br />"<b>Startling revelations and stakes-raising implications</b>...Sanderson plainly had a ball with this <b>nonstop, highflying opener,</b> and readers will too.<i>"--Kirkus Reviews</i>, Starred Review<br /><br />"With this <b>action-packed trilogy opener</b>, Sanderson offers up <b>a resourceful, fearless heroine and a memorable cast</b>...[and] as the pulse-pounding story intensifies and reveals its secrets, a cliffhanger ending sets things up for the next installment."<i>--Publishers Weekly</i>, Starred Review<br /><br />"It is <b>impossible to turn the pages fast enough.</b>"--<i>Booklist</i><br /><br />"<b>Sanderson delivers a cinematic adventure</b> that explores the defining aspects of the individual versus the society...[and] <b>fans of [his] will not be disappointed.</b>"<i>--SLJ</i><br /><br /><b><u>Praise for Brandon Sanderson's Reckoners series:</u></b><br /><b>#1 </b><b><i>New York Times</i></b><b> Bestselling Series</b><br /><br />"<b>Another win for Sanderson</b> . . . <b>he's simply a brilliant writer. </b>Period."--Patrick Rothfuss, author of the <i>New York Times </i>and <i>USA Today</i> bestseller <i>The Name of the Wind</i><br /><br /><b>"Action-packed."</b>--<i>EW</i><br /><br />"<b>Compelling.</b> . . . Sanderson uses plot twists that he teases enough for readers to pick up on to distract from the more dramatic reveals he has in store."--AV Club
My Name Is Alison: An Urban Fantasy Action Adventure (Alison Brow...
by , Michael Anderle

Language

English

Pages

267

Publication Date

January 14, 2019

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<b>What’s stronger than magic itself? A Brownstone with a mission.</b><br /><br />Brownstone Security continues cleansing Seattle’s magical mobster underbelly while Alison draws strength from her trusted circle as she fights off the virus draining her powers.<br /><br />She uncovers the smuggling of magical pets and the harmful side effects of testing savage spells on humans and still has time to chase down her enemies.<br /><br />It’s dirty, dangerous work and leaves her friends the targets of vicious attacks.<br /><br /><b>Not smart, bad guys. Do you even know who you are messing with?</b><br /><br />It would help if Hana wouldn’t let her guard down in her continuing quest for companionship.<br /><br />But it takes a direct assault on Brownstone HQ for Alison to stop playing nice. <b>A warning to the bad guys: a Brownstone never backs down from a fight, especially when protecting those she cares for.</b> <br /><br />Don’t miss the third thrilling adventure in the series that’s guaranteed to keep your heart pounding!<br />
Mortal Engines (Mortal Engines, Book 1)
by Philip Reeve

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English

Pages

388

Publication Date

June 01, 2012

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<b>"A breathtaking work of imagination, Hester Shaw is a heroine for the ages. The moment we finished reading this book we knew we wanted to make it into a movie." -- Producer Peter Jackson</b><br /><br /><b>* "Reeve's [Mortal Engines] remains a landmark of visionary imagination." -- <i>School Library Journal</i>, starred review</b><br /><br /><b>???Now a major motion picture produced by Peter Jackson!</b><br /><br />London is hunting again. Emerging from its hiding place in the hills, the great Traction City is chasing a terrified little town across the wastelands. Soon London will feed.<br /><br />In the attack, Tom Natsworthy is flung from the speeding city with a murderous scar-faced girl. They must run for their lives through the wreckage -- and face a terrifying new weapon that threatens the future of the world.<br /><br />Beloved storyteller Philip Reeve creates a brilliant new world in the Mortal Engines series, called "phenomenal... violent and romantic, action-packed and contemplative, funny and frightening" by the <i>Sunday Times</i>.
Harry Potter: The Complete Collection (1-7)
by J.K. Rowling

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English

Pages

0

Publication Date

January 25, 2016

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All seven eBooks in the multi-award winning, internationally bestselling Harry Potter series, available as one download with stunning cover art by Olly Moss. Enjoy the stories that have captured the imagination of millions worldwide.<br /><br /><em>Pottermore has now launched the Wizarding World Book Club. Visit Pottermore to sign up and join weekly Twitter discussions at WW Book Club.</br></br></em>

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