My Plain Jane #ad - Move over, Charlotte Brontë. Penniless orphan jane eyre begins a new life as a governess at Thornfield Hall, where she meets one dark, brooding Mr. Or does she?prepare for an adventure of gothic proportions, a certain gentleman is hiding more than skeletons in his closets, aspiring author Charlotte Bronte, in which all is not as it seems, and one orphan Jane Eyre, and supernatural investigator Alexander Blackwood are about to be drawn together on the most epic ghost hunt this side of Wuthering Heights.
My Lady JaneHarperTeen #ad - But those trifling problems aren’t for Jane to worry about. Jane gets to be Queen of England. Like that could go wrong. New york times bestseller * publishers weekly best young adult book of the year * Bustle Best Young Adult Book of the Year * YALSA Best Fiction for Young AdultsAnd don't miss the authors' next fun read, My Plain Jane!
This comical, not entirely true story of lady jane grey is “an uproarious historical fantasy that’s not to be missed” Publishers Weekly, fantastical, romantical, New York Times bestselling, starred review. In my lady jane, an even more reluctant queen, brodi ashton, a noble steed, and jodi Meadows have created a one-of-a-kind YA fantasy in the tradition of The Princess Bride, coauthors Cynthia Hand, featuring a reluctant king, and only a passing resemblance to actual history—because sometimes history needs a little help.
My Lady Jane #ad - At sixteen, king edward, lady jane grey is about to be married off to a stranger and caught up in a conspiracy to rob her cousin, of his throne.
The Afterlife of Holly ChaseHarperTeen #ad - And then she died. Now she’s stuck working for the top-secret company Project Scrooge—as their latest Ghost of Christmas Past. She didn’t. Before i fall meets “bah, humbug” in this contemporary YA reimagining of A Christmas Carol from New York Times bestselling author Cynthia Hand. On christmas eve five years ago, seventeen-year-old Holly Chase was visited by three Ghosts who showed her how selfish and spoiled she’d become.
They tried to convince her to mend her ways. So far, holly’s afterlife has been miserable. But this year’s Scrooge is different. This year’s scrooge might change everything…the afterlife of holly Chase is a witty, poignant, love, and seizing second or third chances, and insightful novel about life, perfect for readers who loved Before I Fall or Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares.
These Rebel WavesBalzer + Bray #ad - But after argrid accuses raiders of the diplomat’s abduction, Vex becomes a target. The crown prince of argrid, he harbors a secret obsession with Grace Loray’s forbidden magic. When ben’s father, gives him the shocking task of reversing Argrid’s fear of magic, the king, Ben has to decide if one prince can change a devout country—or if he’s building his own pyre.
As conspiracies arise, Lu, Vex, and Ben will have to decide who they really are . And what they are willing to become for peace. As one of the stream raiders who run rampant on Grace Loray, he scavenges the island’s magic plants and sells them on the black market. Adeluna is a soldier. Five years ago, she helped the magic-rich island of Grace Loray overthrow its oppressor, Agrid, a country ruled by religion.
These Rebel Waves #ad - But adjusting to postwar life has not been easy. An expert navigator, he agrees to help Lu find the Argridian—but the truth they uncover could be deadlier than any war. Benat is a heretic. When an argridian delegate vanishes during peace talks with Grace Loray’s new Council, Argrid demands brutal justice—but Lu suspects something dangerous is at work.
Devereux is a pirate.
Sawkill GirlsKatherine Tegen Books #ad - Where kids whisper the legend of an insidious monster at parties and around campfires. Luckless and lonely, hurting but hiding it. Weighed down by tragedy and hungry for love she’s sure she’ll never find. Zoey: The pariah. Sawkill girls is a wild, and rich coming-of-age story about complicity, gorgeous, female camaraderie, and power.
Sarah gailey, author of River of Teeth“An eerie, atmospheric assertion of female strength. Mindy mcginnis, author of the female of the speciesfive starred reviewsnamed one of yalsa’s 2019 best fiction for young adultsa bram stoker award nominee a lambda literary award nomineeFrom the New York Times bestselling author of Furyborn comes a breathtaking and spine-tingling novel about three teenage girls who face off against an insidious monster that preys upon young women.
Sawkill Girls #ad - Maybe she’s broken—or maybe everyone else is. Val: the queen bee. Awkward and plain, steady and dependable. Gorgeous and privileged, ruthless and regal. Aching with grief and dreaming of vanished girls. Perfect for fans of Victoria Schwab and Stranger Things. Who are the sawkill Girls?Marion: The newbie.
The Glass SpareBalzer + Bray #ad - When it leads to tragedy, though, Wil is forced to face the destructive power within her and finally leave her home to seek the truth and a cure. But finding the key to her redemption puts her in the path of a cursed prince who has his own ideas for what to do with Wil’s power. With a world on the brink of war and a power of ultimate destruction, can Wil find a way to help the kingdom that’s turned its back on her, or will she betray her past and her family forever?
Wilhelmina heidle, the fourth child and only daughter of the king of the world’s wealthiest nation, has grown up in the shadows. Perfect for fans of Shannon Hale and Renee Ahdieh. Her touch turns people into gemstone. The first in a new fantasy duology, the glass Spare is a gorgeously told tale of love, and deadly power from Lauren DeStefano, loss, the bestselling author of the Chemical Garden series.
The Glass Spare #ad - At first wil is horrified—but as she tests its limits, she’s drawn more and more to the strange and volatile ability. Kept hidden from the world in order to serve as a spy for her father—whose obsession with building his empire is causing a war—Wil wants nothing more than to explore the world beyond her kingdom, if only her father would give her the chance.
Until one night Wil is attacked, and she discovers a dangerous secret.
Grim LoveliesHMH Books for Young Readers #ad - Now, the world she always dreamed of is rife with danger. A magical dash through the streets of Paris. That is, until one day she finds her mistress murdered in a pool of blood—and Anouk is accused of the crime. Enchanted from animal to human girl and forbidden to venture beyond her familiar Parisian prison, Anouk is a Beastie: destined for a life surrounded by dust bunnies and cinders serving Mada Vittora, the evil witch who spelled her into existence.
But anouk can never have those things, because she is not really human. Grim lovelies absolutely dazzles. Kendare blake, #1 nyt bestselling author of the three Dark Crowns series“A darkly enchanting saga…bound to attract fans of Leigh Bardugo, Holly Black, and more. Entertainment Weekly “I lost myself in this magical book.
Stephanie garber, new york times bestselling author of Caraval and Legendary Seventeen-year-old Anouk envies the human world, where people known as Pretties lavish themselves in fast cars, high fashion, and have the freedom to fall in love. From new york times bestselling author Megan Shepherd, Grim Lovelies is the glittering first book in a new, epic YA fantasy series.
Grim Lovelies #ad - Prepare to be spellbound by the world of Grim Lovelies, friends can become enemies, where secrets have been long buried, and everything—especially humanity—comes at a price. This ebook includes a bonus prequel novella! Part caper, part opulent witch society, part fairy tale, you'll be swept away by all of it.
The Bird and the BladeBalzer + Bray #ad - Until the kingdom is conquered by enemy forces and she finds herself an unlikely conspirator in the escape of Prince Khalaf and his irascible father across the vast Mongol Empire. On the run, with adversaries on all sides and an endless journey ahead, Jinghua hatches a scheme to use the Kipchaks’ exile to return home, a plan that becomes increasingly fraught as her feelings for Khalaf evolve into an impossible love.
Jinghua’s already dicey prospects take a downward turn when Khalaf seeks to restore his kingdom by forging a marriage alliance with Turandokht, the daughter of the Great Khan. A sweeping and tragic debut novel perfect for fans of The Wrath and the Dawn and Megan Whalen Turner. The bird and the blade is a lush, powerful story of life and death, battles and riddles, lies and secrets from author Megan Bannen.
The Bird and the Blade #ad - . Enslaved in kipchak khanate, Jinghua has lost everything: her home, her family, her freedom . Even if it means losing him to the girl who’d sooner take his life than his heart. Jinghua has kept her own counsel well, but with khalaf’s kingdom—and his very life—on the line, she must reconcile the hard truth of her past with her love for a boy who has no idea what she’s capable of.
The Queen's RisingHarperTeen #ad - In this epic debut fantasy, inspired by Renaissance France, an outcast finds herself bound to a disgraced lord and entangled in his plot to overthrow the king. Perfect for fans of grave mercy and Red Queen!Brienna desires only two things: to master her passion and to be chosen by a patron. While some are born with a talent for one of the five passions—art, music, dramatics, wit, and knowledge—Brienna struggled to find hers until she chose knowledge.
However, brienna’s greatest fear comes true: she is left without a patron. Months later, her life takes an unexpected turn when a disgraced lord offers her patronage. But there is much more to his story, and her magic, for there is a dangerous plot to overthrow the king of Maevana—the rival kingdom of Valenia—and restore the rightful queen, to the throne.
The Queen's Rising #ad - With war brewing, brienna must choose which side she will remain loyal to: passion or blood. Plus don't miss the thrilling sequel, The Queen's Resistance! Growing up in valenia at the renowned Magnalia House should have prepared her. Suspicious of his intent, she reluctantly accepts.
Dread NationBalzer + Bray #ad - New york times bestseller * six starred reviewsat once provocative, and darkly subversive, terrifying, at the explosive crossroads where race, humanity, Dread Nation is Justina Ireland's stunning vision of an America both foreign and familiar—a country on the brink, and survival meet. Jane mckeene was born two days before the dead began to walk the battlefields of Gettysburg, Pennsylvania—derailing the War Between the States and changing the nation forever.
In this new america, safety for all depends on the work of a few, and laws like the Native and Negro Education Act require certain children attend combat schools to learn to put down the dead. But there are also opportunities—and Jane is studying to become an Attendant, trained in both weaponry and etiquette to protect the well-to-do.
Dread Nation #ad - It's a chance for a better life for Negro girls like Jane. After all, not even being the daughter of a wealthy white Southern woman could save her from society’s expectations. But that’s not a life Jane wants. Almost finished with her education at miss preston's school of combat in Baltimore, Jane is set on returning to her Kentucky home and doesn’t pay much mind to the politics of the eastern cities, with their talk of returning America to the glory of its days before the dead rose.
But when families around baltimore county begin to go missing, Jane is caught in the middle of a conspiracy, one that finds her in a desperate fight for her life against some powerful enemies. And the restless dead, it would seem, are the least of her problems.
DamselBalzer + Bray #ad - She knows only this handsome young man, the story he tells of her rescue, and her destiny of sitting on a throne beside him. Printz award honor book*A dark, twisted, unforgettable fairy tale from Elana K. She has no memory of what came before she was captured by the dragon or what horrors she faced in its lair.
There is more to the legends of the dragons and the damsels than anyone knows, and the greatest threats may not be behind her, but around her, now, and closing in. When ama wakes in the arms of Prince Emory, she knows none of this. It’s all like a dream, like something from a fairy tale. As ama follows emory to the kingdom of Harding, however, she discovers that not all is as it seems.
Damsel #ad - A 2019 michael L. This is the way things have always been. Arnold, slay a fierce dragon, his son the prince must venture out into the gray lands, author of the National Book Award finalist What Girls Are Made OfThe rite has existed for as long as anyone can remember: When the king dies, and rescue a damsel to be his bride.