Thursday, April 30, 2015

The Young Elites by Marie Lu

Author: Marie Lu
Genre: Fantasy
Type: Trilogy
Date Published: October 7, 2014

Summary: Adelina Amouteru is a survivor of the blood fever. A decade ago, the deadly illness swept through her nation. Most of the infected perished, while many of the children who survived were left with strange markings. Adelina’s black hair turned silver, her lashes went pale, and now she has only a jagged scar where her left eye once was. Her cruel father believes she is a malfetto, an abomination, ruining their family’s good name and standing in the way of their fortune...Click here-> Goodreads

Saturday, April 25, 2015

We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

Genre: Contemporary
Type: Stand-Alone
Date Published: May 13, 2014
Publisher: Delacorte Press

Summary: 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. 

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Thursday, April 23, 2015

The Queen of the Tearling by Erika Johansen

Genre: Fantasy, Adult
Type: Trilogy
Date Released: July 8, 2014
Sequel: The Invasion of the Tearling (June 9, 2015)
Publisher: Harper

Summary: On her nineteenth birthday, Princess Kelsea Raleigh Glynn, raised in exile, sets out on a perilous journey back to the castle of her birth to ascend her rightful throne. Plain and serious, a girl who loves books and learning, Kelsea bears little resemblance to her mother, the vain and frivolous Queen Elyssa....

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Tuesday, April 21, 2015

The Program by Suzanne Young

Genre: Sci-fi, Romance
Type: Duology
Date Published: April 30, 2013
Sequel: The Treatment (April 29, 2014)
Publisher: Simon Pulse

Summary: Sloane knows better than to cry in front of anyone. With suicide now an international epidemic, one outburst could land her in The Program, the only proven course of treatment. Sloane’s parents have already lost one child; Sloane knows they’ll do anything to keep her alive. She also knows that everyone who’s been through The Program returns as a blank slate. Because their depression is gone—but so are their memories...

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Monday, April 20, 2015

White Hot Kiss by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Type: Trilogy
Genre: New Adult, Romance

Date Published: February 25, 2014
Sequel: Stone Cold Touch (October 21, 2014)
Publisher: Harlequin Teen

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Layla just wants to be normal. But with a kiss that kills anything with a soul, she's anything but normal. Half demon, half gargoyle, Layla has abilities no one else possesses...

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Sammy Keyes Series by Wendelin Van Draanen

Genre: Middle- grade Mystery
Type: 18-Book Series

Date Published: 1999-2014
Publisher: Scholastic

Summary: This book follows Sammy Keyes on her adventures of solving mysteries with her friends. The books start from her 7th grade year to high school. Click Here -> Goodreads

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Blue Bloods Graphic Novel by Melissa De La Cruz

Rating: 3/5
Genre: Supernatural
Type: Graphic Novel

Summary: Takes place in modern New York where vampires came from the Mayflower to the new world. it follows Schuyler who one day discover blue veins on her arms. Then a girl died from her school as more dangers follow.
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Saturday, April 18, 2015

A Wicked Thing by Rhiannon Thomas

Genre: YA Fiction
Type: Trilogy

Date Published: February 24, 2015
Sequel: Untitled (2016)
Publisher: HarperTeen

Summary:Rhiannon Thomas's dazzling debut novel is a spellbinding reimagining of Sleeping Beauty and what happens after happily ever after.

One hundred years after falling asleep, Princess Aurora wakes up to the kiss of a handsome prince and a broken kingdom that has been dreaming of her return. All the books say that she should be living happily ever after. But as Aurora understands all too well, the truth is nothing like the fairy tale.

Her family is long dead. Her "true love" is a kind stranger. And her whole life has been planned out by political foes while she slept.

As Aurora struggles to make sense of her new world, she begins to fear that the curse has left its mark on her, a fiery and dangerous thing that might be as wicked as the witch who once ensnared her. With her wedding day drawing near, Aurora must make the ultimate decision on how to save her kingdom: marry the prince or run.

Rhiannon Thomas weaves together vivid scenes of action, romance, and gorgeous gowns to reveal a richly imagined world … and Sleeping Beauty as she’s never been seen before. 

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Thursday, April 16, 2015

Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes

Genre: Fanatsy
Type: 6-Book Series

Date Published: December 11, 2012
Sequel: Rebel Spring (December 3, 2013)
Publisher: Razorbill

Summary: In the three kingdoms of Mytica, magic has long been forgotten. And while hard-won peace has reigned for centuries, a deadly unrest now simmers below the surface.

As the rulers of each kingdom grapple for power, the lives of their subjects are brutally transformed... and four key players, royals and rebels alike, find their fates forever intertwined. Cleo, Jonas, Lucia, and Magnus are caught in a dizzying world of treacherous betrayals, shocking murders, secret alliances, and even unforeseen love.

The only outcome that's certain is that kingdoms will fall. Who will emerge triumphant when all they know has collapsed?

It's the eve of war.... Choose your side.

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Tuesday, April 14, 2015

Morning Glories Vol. 1 by Nick Spencer

Genre: Mystery, Adventure
Type: Comic Book Series

Summary: A group of teenagers areive at the prestigious Morning Glory Academy and encounter some problems. 

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