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From Blood and Ash by Jennifer L. Armentrout

Title: From Blood and AshAuthor: Jennifer L. ArmentroutType: FictionGenre: Fantasy, Romance, New AdultPublisher: Blue Box PressDate published: March 30th 2020  A Maiden...Chosen from birth to usher in a new era, Poppy’s life has never been her own. The life of the Maiden is solitary. Never to be touched. Never to be looked upon. Never to be spoken to. Never to experience… Continue reading From Blood and Ash by Jennifer L. Armentrout

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The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

Title: The OutsidersAuthor: S.E. HintonType: FictionGenre: ClassicPublisher: SpeakDate published: April 24th 1967 A heroic story of friendship and belonging Ponyboy can count on his brothers. And on his friends. But not on much else besides trouble with the Socs, a vicious gang of rich kids whose idea of a good time is beating up "greasers" like Ponyboy. Al least he knows… Continue reading The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

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Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson

Title: Truly DeviousAuthor: Maureen JohnsonType: FictionGenre: Mystery, Young AdultPublisher: Katherine Tegen BooksDate published: January 16th 2018 Ellingham Academy is a famous private school in Vermont for the brightest thinkers, inventors, and artists. It was founded by Albert Ellingham, an early twentieth century tycoon, who wanted to make a wonderful place full of riddles, twisting pathways, and gardens. “A place,” he said,… Continue reading Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson

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Lore by Alexandra Bracken

Title: LoreAuthor: Alexandra BrackenType: FictionGenre: FantasyPublisher: HyperionDate published: January 2021 Every seven years, the Agon begins. As punishment for a past rebellion, nine Greek gods are forced to walk the earth as mortals, hunted by the descendants of ancient bloodlines, all eager to kill a god and seize their divine power and immortality.Long ago, Lore Perseous fled that brutal world in… Continue reading Lore by Alexandra Bracken

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This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar, Max Gladstone

Title: This Is How You Lose the Time WarAuthor: Amal El-Mohtar & Max GladstoneType: FictionGenre: Science Fiction, RomancePublisher: Saga PressDate published: July 16th 2019 Among the ashes of a dying world, an agent of the Commandant finds a letter. It reads: Burn before reading. Thus begins an unlikely correspondence between two rival agents hellbent on securing the best possible future for their warring… Continue reading This Is How You Lose the Time War by Amal El-Mohtar, Max Gladstone