Categories

 > Teen & Young Adult > Science Fiction & Fantasy

49,021 results were found

Sort by:

Smoke and Summons (Numina Book 1)
by Charlie N. Holmberg

Language

English

Pages

307

Publication Date

February 01, 2019

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<p><b>A captivating world of monsters and magic from the <i>Wall Street Journal</i> bestselling author of The Paper Magician Series.</b></p><p>As a human vessel for an ancient spirit, Sandis lives no ordinary life. At the command of her master, she can be transformed against her will into his weapon—a raging monster summoned to do his bidding. Unlike other vessels, Sandis can host extremely powerful spirits, but hosting such creatures can be fatal. To stay alive, she must run. And in a city fueled by smoke and corruption, she finds a surprising ally.</p><p>A cunning thief for hire, Rone owns a rare device that grants him immortality for one minute every day—a unique advantage that will come in handy in Sandis’s fight for freedom. But Sandis’s master knows how powerful she is. He’s determined to get her back, and he has the manpower to find her, wherever she runs.</p><p>Now, to outwit her pursuers, Sandis must put all her trust in Rone and his immortal device. For her master has summoned more than mere men to hunt her down…</p>
The Wicked King (The Folk of the Air Book 2)
by Holly Black

Language

English

Pages

336

Publication Date

January 08, 2019

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<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>
Kingdom of Ash (Throne of Glass)
by Sarah J. Maas

Language

English

Pages

987

Publication Date

October 23, 2018

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<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

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<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 Winter of the Witch: A Novel (Winternight Trilogy Book 3)
by Katherine Arden

Language

English

Pages

384

Publication Date

January 08, 2019

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<b>Following their adventures in <i>The Bear and the Nightingale </i>and <i>The Girl in the Tower, </i>Vasya and Morozko return in this stunning conclusion to the bestselling Winternight Trilogy, battling enemies mortal and magical to save both Russias, the seen and the unseen.</b><br /><br /><b>“A tale both intimate and epic, featuring a heroine whose harrowing and wondrous journey culminates in an emotionally resonant finale.”—<i>Publishers Weekly</i> (starred review)</b><br /><br /> Reviewers called Katherine Arden’s novels <i>The Bear and the Nightingale </i>and <i>The Girl in the Tower</i> “lyrical,” “emotionally stirring,” and “utterly bewitching.” The Winternight Trilogy introduced an unforgettable heroine, Vasilisa Petrovna, a girl determined to forge her own path in a world that would rather lock her away. Her gifts and her courage have drawn the attention of Morozko, the winter-king, but it is too soon to know if this connection will prove a blessing or a curse.<br /><br /> Now Moscow has been struck by disaster. Its people are searching for answers—and for someone to blame. Vasya finds herself alone, beset on all sides. The Grand Prince is in a rage, choosing allies that will lead him on a path to war and ruin. A wicked demon returns, stronger than ever and determined to spread chaos. Caught at the center of the conflict is Vasya, who finds the fate of two worlds resting on her shoulders. Her destiny uncertain, Vasya will uncover surprising truths about herself and her history as she desperately tries to save Russia, Morozko, and the magical world she treasures. But she may not be able to save them all.<br /><br /><b>Praise for <i>Winter of the Witch<br /></i></b><br />“Katherine Arden’s Winternight Trilogy isn’t just good—it’s hug-to-your-chest, straight-to-the-favorites-shelf, reread-immediately good, and each book just gets <i>better</i>. <i>The Winter of the Witch</i> plunges us back to fourteenth-century Moscow, where old gods and new vie for the soul of Russia and fate rests on a witch girl’s slender shoulders. Prepare to have your heart ripped out, loaned back to you full of snow and magic, and ripped out some more.”<b>—Laini Taylor</b><br /><br /> “Luxuriously detailed yet briskly suspenseful . . . A striking literary fantasy informed by Arden’s deep knowledge.”<b>—<i>Kirkus Reviews </i>(starred review)</b><br /><br /> “Visceral descriptions of battle, an atmospheric sense of place, and some truly heartbreaking moments of loss make this a gut-wrenching read, but there’s ample hope and satisfaction to be found as Vasya chooses her own unique path to triumph.”<b>—<i>Booklist</i></b>
The Fork, the Witch, and the Worm: Tales from Alagaësia (Volume ...
by Christopher Paolini

Language

English

Pages

288

Publication Date

December 31, 2018

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<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

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<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

Language

English

Pages

515

Publication Date

November 06, 2018

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<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

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<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

Language

English

Pages

388

Publication Date

June 01, 2012

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<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>.

Blog - Latest Entries

Roxane Gay Difficult Women Review
For avid readers, the advent of the Kindle was a godsend. It allowed them to expand their personal libraries as much as they wanted without worrying about taking up too much space. Along with increasing the potential for library depth, the kindle has also allowed for a more diverse reading taste. You can now take risks on books that you previously wouldnt have due to the Kindle eliminating sp...

David Foster Wallace Brief Interviews with Hideous Men & Girl with Curious Hair Reviews
The technology of the Kindle allows you to carry a library with you wherever you go. And, like a library, your Kindle collection should be vast and diverse. Aside from the New York Times Bestseller list, it can be hard to know which books are worth your time to download. Luckily, the literary cannon spans for generations. Of the most recent generation of literary greats, David Foster Wallac...

Junot Diaz The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Review
Kindle technology allows you to build an impressive collection of stories without filling shelves upon shelves with books. This convenience makes it possible to experiment with your reading choices without making the commitment to order a book, wait for its arrival, and sticking it on your shelf. Ive found that the Kindle has made me a much more adventurous reader. With this new-found adve...

Ernest Hemingway The Old Man and the Sea Review
As you start to increase your kindle collection, it is wise to download a variety of things to read. And sure, the latest serial novel is a great addition to the collection, but sometimes you need a literary classic. Luckily, there is a plethora of classics to choose from. When it comes to literary classics, there are few authors with a better reputation than Ernest Hemingway. Hemingway, so...

Stephen Kings On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
For fans of the suspense and horror genres, Stephen King is a household name. Chances are, if you read the genres at all, your kindles are filled with a novel or two of his. But Kings prolific career has not stayed within the genre. In fact, one of Kings greatest efforts came in the form of a nonfiction memoir. Kings On Writing blends personal memoir and advice on writing craft that resu...

More >>

Enter the Kind Reader Monthly Drawing

$25 Amazon.com Gift Card giveaway

There's a daily limit of 3 free e-books that can be downloaded at KindReader.com