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Monstrous Affections: An Anthology of Beastly Tales

Kelly Link · Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

Fifteen top voices in speculative fiction explore the intersection of fear and love in a haunting, at times hilarious, darkly imaginative volume.Predatory kraken that sing with — and for — their kin band members and betrayed friends who happen to be demonic harpies as likely to attract...
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Meteor Men

Jeff Parker · Oni Press
Format: Print book

On a summer night, Alden Baylor sits in a field watching the largest meteor shower in human history. What begins as teenage adventure becomes something more - the celestial event brings travelers who will change the world completely, and Alden discovers a connection to one of them. How does...
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City of Fallen Angels

Cassandra Clare · Margaret K. McElderry Books
Pages: 424
Format: Hardcover

Trust is dangerous, and to love is to destroy. Plunge into the fourth installment in the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series and "prepare to be hooked" (Entertainment Weekly) .The Mortal War is over, and sixteen-year-old Clary Fray is back home in New York,...
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The Golden Yarn

Cornelia Funke · Breathing Books, 2015.
Pages: 448
Format: Print book

Jacob Reckless continues to travel the portal in his father's abandoned study. His name has continued to be famous on the other side of the mirror, as a finder of enchanted items and buried secrets. His family and friends, from his brother, Will to the shape-shifting vixen, Fox, are on a collision...
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The Thickety: A Path Begins

J. A. White · Harpercollins Childrens Books
Pages: 488
Format: Hardcover

The Thickety: A Path Begins is a spellbinding tale about a girl, the Thickety, and the power of magic. Fans of Neil Gaiman will love this thrilling new world.When Kara Westfall was five years old, her mother was convicted of the worst of all crimes: witchcraft. Years later, Kara and her little...
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The Mark of the Dragonfly

Jaleigh Johnson · Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers
Pages: 388
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Frozen, The City of Ember, and The School of Good and Evil, The Mark of the Dragonfly is a fast-paced adventure story about a mysterious girl and a fearless boy, set in a magical world that is both exciting and dangerous. Piper has never seen the Mark of the Dragonfly until...
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Vampire Legends and Myths

Roxanne Hellman · Rosen Publishing Group
Format: Book

Explores the history, origins, and characteristics of vampires and features notable myths and legends from around the world.Title: Vampire Legends and MythsAuthor: Hellman, Roxanne/ Hall, DerekPublisher: Rosen Pub GroupPublication Date: 2011/12/15Number of Pages: 253Binding Type: LIBRARYLibrary...
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Grasshopper Jungle

Andrew Smith · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 388
Format: Print book

A 2015 Michael L. Printz Honor BookWinner of the 2014 Boston Globe-Horn Book Award for Fiction"Grasshopper Jungle is a rollicking tale that is simultaneously creepy and hilarious. It's propulsive plot would be delightful enough on its own, but Smith's ability to blend teenage drama...
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The Moon and More

Sarah Dessen · Viking Books for Young Readers; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

A New York Times bestseller Luke is the perfect boyfriend: handsome, kind, fun. He and Emaline have been together all through high school in Colby, the beach town where they both grew up. But now, in the summer before college, Emaline wonders if perfect is good enough.Enter Theo, a super-ambitious...
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Destination Unknown

Amy Clipston · Zondervan
Format: Book

Its senior year, and Whitney Richards is tired of the constant pressures to be perfect. When she gets a D in Calculus, her mother immediately hires a tutor, worried Whitney wont get into the right college—her alma mater—with imperfect grades. Her tutor, Taylor, is a quiet, mysterious...
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Smart Strategies for Paying for College

G. S. Prentzas · Rosen Publishing Group
Format: Hardcover

Even as having a higher education becomes increasingly essential in the job market, the costs associated with attending a post-secondary institution continue to rise, making the prospect of paying for college seem daunting. By examining and breaking down the various financing and aid options...
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Thunderhead

NEAL SHUSTERMAN · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Rowan and Citra take opposite stances on the morality of the Scythedom, putting them at odds, in the chilling sequel to the Printz Honor Book Scythe from New York Times bestseller Neal Shusterman, author of the Unwind dystology.The Thunderhead cannot interfere in the affairs of the Scythedom....
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Rotten

Michael Northrop · Scholastic Press
Format: Hardcover

A troubled teen. A rescued Rottweiler. An unlikely friendship.Jimmer "JD" Dobbs is back in town after spending the summer "upstate." No one believes his story about visiting his aunt, and it's pretty clear that he has something to hide. It's also pretty clear...
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The Forever Song

Julie Kagawa · Harlequin Teen
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

VENGEANCE WILL BE HERS Allison Sekemoto once struggled with the question: human or monster? With the death of her love, Zeke, she has her answer. MONSTER Allie will embrace her cold vampire side to hunt down and end Sarren, the psychopathic vampire who murdered Zeke. But the trail is bloody...
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Clariel: The Lost Abhorsen

Garth Nix · HarperCollins
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

The long-awaited fourth book in the New York Times bestselling Old Kingdom series by Garth NixAward-winning author Garth Nix returns to the Old Kingdom with a thrilling prequel complete with dark magic, royalty, dangerous action, a strong heroine, and flawless world-building. This epic...
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