B>A darkly enchanting fantasy debut about a morally gray witch, a cursed prince, and a prophecy that ignites their fate-twisted destinies--perfect for fans of The Cruel Prince and Serpent & Dove./b>br>br>Violet is a prophet and a liar, influencing the royal court with her cleverly phrased--and not always true--divinations. Honesty is for suckers, like the oh-so-not charming Prince Cyrus, who plans to strip Violet of her official role once hes crowned at the end of the summer--unless Violet does something about it.br>;br>But when the king asks her to falsely prophesy Cyrus''s love story for an upcoming ball, Violet awakens a dreaded curse, one that will end in either damnation or salvation for the kingdom--all depending on the princes choice of future bride. Violet faces her own choice: Seize an opportunity to gain control of her own destiny, no matter the cost, or give in to the ill-fated attraction thats growing between her and Cyrus.br>;br>Violets wits may protect her in the cutthroat court, but they can''t change her fate. And as the boundary between hatred and love grows ever thinner with the prince, Violet must untangle a wicked web of deceit in order to save herself and the kingdom--or doom them all.
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Soon to be a major motion picture starring Yara Shahidi and Charles Melton! The #1 New York Times bestseller and National Book Award Finalist from the bestselling author of Everything, Everything will have you falling in love with Natasha and Daniel as they fall in love with each other. Natasha: Im a girl who believes in science and facts. Not fate. Not destiny. Or dreams that will never come true. Im definitely not the kind of girl who meets a cute boy on a crowded New York City street and falls in love with him. Not when my family is twelve hours away from being deported to Jamaica. Falling in love with him wont be my story. Daniel: Ive always been the good son, the good student, living up to my parents high expectations. Never the poet. Or the dreamer. But when I see her, I forget about all that. Something about Natasha makes me think that fate has something much more extraordinary in store--for both of us. The Universe: Every moment in our lives has brought us to this single moment. A million futures lie before us. Which one will come true? *** The #1 New York Times Bestseller A National Book Award Finalist A 2017 Michael L. Printz Honor Book A New York Times Notable Book A BuzzFeed Best YA Book of the Year A POPSUGAR Best Book of the Year A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the Year A Booklist Editor's Choice A New York Public Library Best Book for Teens Recipient of the John Steptoe New Talent Award A Walter Award Honor Book " Beautifully crafted ."-- People Magazine "A book that is very much about the many factors that affect falling in love, as much as it is about the very act itself . . . fans of Yoons first novel, Everything Everything , will find much to love --if not, more--in what is easily an even stronger follow up." -- Entertainment Weekly " Transcends the limits of YA as a human story about falling in love and seeking out our futures." --POPSUGAR.com
A New York Times Bestseller One of James Patterson's 'Favorite Thrillers for the Beach' ( New York Times ) 'Haunting, sophisticated . . . a novel so twisty and well-told that it will appeal to older readers as well as to adolescents .' -- Wall Street Journal 'A rich, stunning summer mystery with a sharp twist that will leave you dying to talk about the book with a pal or ten .' --Parade.com 'Thrilling, beautiful, and blisteringly smart, We Were Liars is utterly unforgettable.' --John Green, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars 'Youre going to want to remember the title. Liars details the summers of a girl who harbors a dark secret, and delivers a satisfying, but shocking twist ending .' --Breia Brissey, Entertainment Weekly 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. We Were Liars is a modern, sophisticated suspense novel from New York Times bestselling author, National Book Award finalist, and Printz Award honoree E. Lockhart. Read it. And if anyone asks you how it ends, just LIE. 'An ambitious novel with an engaging voice, a clever plot and some terrific writing .' -- New York Times Book Review ' No one should be talking about the shocking twist ending. What we can talk about is...[Lockhart's] razor-sharp portrayal of a family for whom keeping up appearances is paramount and, ultimately, tragic .' -- The Chicago Tribune
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A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! Pretty Little Liars meets The Breakfast Club (EW.com) in this flat-out addictive ( RT Book Reviews ) story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule. Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess. Nate, the criminal , is already on probation for dealing. Cooper, the athlete , is the all-star baseball pitcher. And Simon, the outcast , is the creator of Bayview Highs notorious gossip app. Only, Simon never makes it out of that classroom. Before the end of detention Simon's dead. And according to investigators, his death wasnt an accident. On Monday, he died. But on Tuesday, hed planned to post juicy reveals about all four of his high-profile classmates, which makes all four of them suspects in his murder. Or are they the perfect patsies for a killer whos still on the loose? Everyone has secrets, right? What really matters is how far you would go to protect them. And dont miss Karen McManus's new novel Two Can Keep a Secret that Bustle says is "a must-read YA thriller if you love Riverdale and Sharp Objects ." Praise for One of Us Is Lying An EW.com Best YA Book of the Year Selection A Buzzfeed Best YA Book of the Year Selection A Popcrush Best Young Adult Book of the Year Selection A New York Public Library's Best Book for Teens Selection A CBC Teen Choice Book Award Nominee A Bustle.com Best Young Adult Book of May 2017 A Goodreads Best Young Adult Book of the Year Nominee A YALSA Best Fiction Book Nominee A YALSA Quick Pick for Reluctant Young Adult Readers Youll tear through this juicy, super-fun (if murder can ever be fun?) thriller."--Bustle.com " A whodunit with a Breakfast Club twist ...following four unique voices on a chase to find the killer, this one will keep you guessing until the very, very end."--Popcrush "Twisty plotting, breakneck pacing and intriguing characterisation add up to an exciting, single-sitting thrillerish treat. "-- The Guardian "This is no ordinary whodunit surprising and relevant."-- USA Today An addictive, devour-in-one-sitting thriller with so many twists and turns you'll be wondering until the very end: Who really killed Simon ?--Kara Thomas, author of The Darkest Corners and Little Monsters "[As] McManus's intense mystery unfolds... each character becomes more complex and nuanced, adding richness and depth to the suspense. " -- VOYA , Starred Review "This fast-paced blend of Gossip Girl , Pretty Little Liars , and classic John Hughes will leave readers racing to the finish as the try to unravel the mystery on their own."-- Kirkus Reviews "A smart, twisted, and unpredictable YA mystery that will have readers guessing until the very end."-- SLJ " An engaging, enticing look at the pressures of high school and the things that cause a person to lose control."-- Booklist "Readers will have a hard time putting this clever page-turner down."-BookPage.com
B>From the author of One of Us Is Lying comes a brand-new pulse-pounding thriller. It''s Ferris Bueller''s Day Off with murder when three old friends relive an epic ditch day, and it goes horribly--and fatally--wrong./b>br>br>Ivy, Mateo, and Cal used to be close. Now all they have in common is Carlton High and the beginning of a very bad day.br>;br>Type A Ivy lost a student council election to the class clown, and now she has to face the school, humiliated. Heartthrob Mateo is burned out--hes been working two jobs since his familys business failed. And outsider Cal just got stood up . . . again.br>;br>So when Cal pulls into campus late for class and runs into Ivy and Mateo, it seems like the perfect opportunity to turn a bad day around. Theyll ditch and go into the city. Just the three of them, like old times. Except theyve barely left the parking lot before they run out of things to say . . .br>;br>. . . until they spot another Carlton High student skipping school--and follow him to the scene of his own murder. In one chance move, their day turns from dull to deadly. And its about to get worse.br>;br>It turns out Ivy, Mateo, and Cal still have some things in common. They all have a connection to the dead kid. And theyre allbr>hiding something.br>;br>Now theyre all wondering--could it be that their chance reconnection wasnt by chance after all?br>;
B>Fans of The Gilded Ones and Children of Blood and Bone will love the second book in an epic fantasy series about a girl who is the key to saving the empire--or its greatest threat./b>br>br>It''s been six months since Deka has freed the goddesses and discovered who she really is. There are now wars waging across the kingdom. Otereans now think jatu are traitors to the nation. Deka is called a monster. br>br>But the real battle has only just begun and Deka must lead the charge. Deka is tasked with freeing the rest of the goddesses. Only as she begins to free them, she begins to see a strange symbol everywhere in places of worship and worn on armor. There''s something unnatural about that symbol; just looking at it makes Deka lose her senses. Even worse, it seems to repel her powers. She can''t command or communicate with the new deathshrieks. In fact, she can''t even understand them when they speak. br>br>Deka knows freeing the goddesses is just the beginning. She can tell whatever dark force out is powerful and there is something sinister out there threatening the kingdom connected to that symbol--something merciless--that her army will need to stop before humanity crumbles. But Deka''s powers are only getting stronger...and her strongest weapon could be herself.
B>b>From #1 New York Times bestselling author of One of Us Is Lying comes a new page-turning mystery. Be sure to keep your friends close . . . and your secrets closer./b>br>;/b>br>br>;Five years ago, Brynn left Saint Ambrose School following the shocking murder of her favorite teacher--a story that made headlines after the teachers body was found by three Saint Ambrose students in the woods behind their school. The case was never solved. Now that Brynn is moving home and starting her dream internship at a true-crime show, shes determined to find out what really happened.;br>;br>The kids who found Mr. Larkin are her way in, and her exbest friend, Tripp Talbot, was one of them. Without his account of events, the other two kids might have gone down for Mr. Larkins murder. They''ve never forgotten what Tripp did for them that day. Just like he hasnt forgotten that everything he told the police was a lie.br>;br>Digging into the past is bound to shake up the present, and as Brynn begins to investigate what happened in the woods that day,;she begins to uncover secrets;that;might change everything--about Saint Ambrose, about Mr. Larkin, and about;her ex-best friend,;Tripp Talbot.br>;br>Five years ago someone got away with murder. The most terrifying part is that they never left.
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B>b>Who killed Brooke Donovan? Its the biggest mystery of the summer, and everyone in Castle Cove thinks its the wrong guy. Fans of One of Us Is Lying and Riverdale cant miss this page-turning who-done-it thats sure to be the next must read Young Adult thriller!/b>br>br>;br>br>;/b>br>br>What would Agatha Christie do?br>br>Thats what Alice Ogilvie asked herself last summer, when her basketball-star boyfriend Steve dumped her. Then she took a page out of Agatha Christies real-life playbook, and just like the master mystery novelist, she disappeared herself. Where she went during her five-day absence is the biggest mystery in Castle Cove--or it wasu>,/u> at least. Because now, another one of Steves girlfriends has vanished: Brooke Donovan, Alices exbest friend. And this time, it doesnt look like Brooke will be coming back. . . .br>;br>Enter Iris Adams, Alices tutor. Iris has her own reasons for wanting to disappear, though unlike Alice, she doesnt have the money or the means. That could be changed by the hefty reward Brookes grandmother is offering to anyone who can share information about her granddaughters whereabouts. The police are convinced Steve is behind the disappearance, but Alice isnt so sure, and with Iris on her side, she just might be able to prove her theory.br>;br>What would Agatha Christie do? Alice and Iris dont need to ask twice. Theres a grab bag of clues the police are ignoring, and a list of suspects a mile long. If one thing is clear, its that whatevers going on, it has the makings of a great mystery, and Agatha Christie would never ignore that. Only, Alice and Iris have no idea how many secrets the town of Castle Cove is hiding . . . or how much danger theyre about to walk into.br>;br>br>;
Book one in the blockbuster Maze Runner series that spawned a movie franchise and ushered in a worldwide phenomenon! And dont miss The Fever Code, the highly-anticipated series conclusion that finally reveals the story of how the maze was built! When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his name. Hes surrounded by strangers--boys whose memories are also gone. Outside the towering stone walls that surround them is a limitless, ever-changing maze. Its the only way out--and no ones ever made it through alive. Then a girl arrives. The first girl ever. And the message she delivers is terrifying: Remember. Survive. Run. The Maze Runner and Maze Runner: The Scorch Trials , and Maze Runner: The Death Cure all are now major motion pictures featuring the star of MTV's Teen Wolf , Dylan OBrien; Kaya Scodelario; Aml Ameen; Will Poulter; and Thomas Brodie-Sangster. Also look for James Dashners edge-of-your-seat MORTALITY DOCTRINE series! Praise for the Maze Runner series: A #1 New York Times Bestselling Series A USA Today Bestseller A Kirkus Reviews Best Teen Book of the Year An ALA-YASLA Best Fiction for Young Adults Book An ALA-YALSA Quick Pick [A] mysterious survival saga that passionate fans describe as a fusion of Lord of the Flies , The Hunger Games , and Lost . --EW.com Wonderful action writing --fast-paced but smart and well observed. -- Newsday [A] nail-biting must-read. -- Seventeen.com Breathless, cinematic action. -- Publishers Weekly Heart pounding to the very last moment. -- Kirkus Reviews Exclamation-worthy. -- Romantic Times James Dashners illuminating prequel [ The Kill Order ] will thrill fans of this Maze Runner [series] and prove just as exciting for readers new to the series. -- Shelf Awareness , Starred Take a deep breath before you start any James Dashner book. -- Deseret News
"With an enchanting world of tea magic and desert monsters and a thrilling quest helmed by a girl whose wit is sharper than her blades, Maiya Ibrahims SPICE ROAD is a fantasy you dont want to miss. Amélie Wen Zhao, author of BLOOD HEIR
The highly anticipated sequel to the New York Times bestselling thriller everyone is talking about, One of Us Is Lying ! There's a new mystery to solve at Bayview High, and there's a whole new set of rules. Come on, Bayview, you know you've missed this. A ton of copycat gossip apps have popped up since Simon died, but in the year since the Bayview four were cleared of his shocking death, no one's been able to fill the gossip void quite like he could. The problem is no one has the facts. Until now. This time it's not an app, though--it's a game. Truth or Dare. Phoebe 's the first target. If you choose not to play, it's a truth. And hers is dark. Then comes Maeve and she should know better--always choose the dare. But by the time Knox is about to be tagged, things have gotten dangerous. The dares have become deadly, and if Maeve learned anything from Bronwyn last year, it's that they can't count on the police for help. Or protection. Simon's gone, but someone's determined to keep his legacy at Bayview High alive. And this time, there's a whole new set of rules. And don't miss Two Can Keep a Secret , Karen's third "must-read YA thriller" ( Bustle )! Praise for One of Us Is Lying: Pretty Little Liars meets The Breakfast Club .... so make room for One of Us Is Lying in your bags, because this is one carry-on you wont want to put down." --EW.com Youll tear through this juicy, super-fun (if murder can ever be fun?) thriller."--Bustle.com " A whodunit with a Breakfast Club twist ...following four unique voices on a chase to find the killer, this one will keep you guessing until the very, very end."--Popcrush "Twisty plotting, breakneck pacing and intriguing characterisation add up to an exciting, single-sitting thrillerish treat. "-- The Guardian "This is no ordinary whodunit surprising and relevant."-- USA Today
B>b>In this riveting novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Danielle Steel, a gifted young woman must grapple with the legacy of a troubled childhood in order to pursue her dreams./b>/b>br>br>Antonia Adams is the product of a loveless marriage between a beautiful young model and an aristocrat. As a child, she is abandoned in the abyss that yawns between them, blamed by her mother, ignored by her father, and neglected by both. Unprotected and unloved, she learns that the only way to feel safe is to hide from the dangers around her, drawing as little attention as possible to herself, to be invisible.br>br>In her isolation, books are her refuge and movies her escape. A day spent being carried away by an unforgettable film in a dark theater is her greatest thrill. Her love of the movies turns into a dream to become a screenwriter, and a summer job at a Hollywood studio. There, a famous British filmmaker notices her, and suddenly she can remain invisible no longer. He wants to put her in a movie and make her a star. It is a dazzling opportunity but a terrifying one, as it strips her of the camouflage that made her feel safe. She is suddenly thrust into the public eye--and even more so when they fall in love.br>;br>She will never let go of her true dream of becoming a filmmaker, though, and if she wants to make that leap, she will have to expose herself in ways she never has before. When tragedy strikes, she must decide whether she will remain center stage or become invisible again, where she feels safest. Will she face her demons, or run and hide?br>;br>In this extraordinary novel, Danielle Steel tells the story of a woman who must decide how high a price she is willing to pay to pursue her passion--and whether it is possible to stay true to herself while she does.
B>New York Times bestselling author Laura Sebastian makes her middle grade debut with an emotional fantasy adventure about four friends who journey through a magical, Everglades-inspired swampland to break a curse tied to the death of a loved one./b>br>br>Best friends Cordelia and Larkin have always called the Glades--a peaceful swamp full of magical creatures--home. But when Oziris, Cordelias father and the leader of their village, dies unexpectedly, a dark curse sweeps over the land.br>;br>The girls know that the curse must be tied to Oziriss death, and theyre determined to break its hold on their home and bring Oziris back to life. Together, Cordelia, Larkin, and their two little brothers set off into the wild Glades in search of an elusive and enigmatic witch who is rumored to have the power to reverse death.br>;br>The Glades are no longer a familiar and friendly place, though, and danger lurks around every corner. But on their journey, the children discover that the most difficult challenge isnt wild marsh-maids or bogilisks or dragon-gators--its the grief threatening to consume them.
B>b>b>From the critically acclaimed, bestselling author comes the second book in a middle grade series/b> that''s part Scooby Doo, part A Series of Unfortunate Events, and entirely genius! Follow the Sinister-Winterbottom twins as they solve mysteries at increasingly bizarre summer vacation destinations in the hopes of being reunited with their parents--or at the very least finally finding a good churro./b>/b>br>br>After leaving Fathoms of Fun, the kids are on their way to the next odd summer destination their aunt has chosen for them. This time, they find themselves dropped off at The Sanguine Spa in the little Transylvania Mountains. There they meet the owners: Mina, her mysterious little sister, Lucy (who is extremely pale, cant go in the sunlight, and has an affinity for hanging upside down from the ceiling), and their intimidating guardian, The Count. ;br>;br>When The Count sends all the children in the spa on a scavenger hunt, the Sinister-Winterbottoms use the excuse to snoop around and discover that this spa may be more than just eerie--it might also hold clues to what happened to their parents. When Wil starts to show vampiric symptoms, the twins resolve to investigate whats really going on at the Sanguine Spa. ;br>;br>The second book of Sinister Summer continues the adventures of the Sinister-Winterbottoms and their aunt who never saw a discount vacation destination she didnt love.
As battle-scarred Jamie Fraser and his twentieth-century time-travelling wife Claire Randall flee from North Carolina to the high seas during the American Revolution, they encounter privateers and ocean battles. Meanwhile in the relative safety of the 20th century Brianna (Claire and Jamie's daughter) and Roger MacKenzie, Brianna's husband, search for clues not only to Claire's fate--but to their own fate in the Highlands.
"A 'clear your calendar' kind of one-day read." -MELISSA ALBERT, New York Times bestselling author of The Hazel World Five friends. Only one can survive the Neverworld Wake. Who would you choose? From the acclaimed New York Times bestselling author of Special Topics in Calamity Physics and Night Film comes an absorbing psychological suspense thriller in which fears are physical and memories come alive. "A thriller that will grip readers from the start." -- Hypable It's been one year since graduation, and Beatrice Hartley has mixed feelings about joining her friends a weekend reunion. ;;;; She's right to be worried. After a night out, they narrowly avoid a collision with a car on a deserted road. Or so they believe. ;;;; Back at the mansion where they are staying, a mysterious man knocks on the door during a raging storm. He tells them that they must make a choice: one of them will live, and the rest will die. And the decision must be unanimous. ;;;; Soon time backbends. Beatrice and her friends are forced to repeat that dreadful day so many times they lose count. With each replay, events twist and fears come alive in horrifying ways. ;;;; This nightmare, this nothingness . . . this is the Neverworld Wake. ;;;; To escape, they have to vote. But how do you choose who to kill? And then how do you live with yourself? " Beautifully creepy ." -- The New York Times " You won't be able to stop reading until the mystery is unraveled." -- Refinery29 "A dark and twisty tale brimming with psychological suspense ." -- Bustle
Avec son best-seller Starters, Lissa Price a conquis des centaines de milliers de lecteurs dans le monde entier. Pourtant bien des questions autour de la jeune Callie restaient encore sans réponse. Aujourd'hui, Lissa Price donne à son thriller futuriste un dénouement stupéfiant.
Callie, âgée de seize ans, vit dans un monde où une terrible catastrophe a tué tous ceux qui n'ont pu être vaccinés à temps. Seuls ont survécu les très jeunes, les Starters, ou les vieillards, les Enders. Tandis que ces derniers ne cessent d'accroître leur fortune, les plus jeunes sont la proie d'une pauvreté inextricable. La seule possibilité qu'ont les Starters pour gagner de l'argent est la Banque des Corps. Ainsi, afin d'assurer leur survie, ils peuvent louer leur corps à des personnes âgées en quête d'une nouvelle jeunesse, grâce à un transfert d'esprit. Callie a réussi à stopper les agissements de cet institut sans scrupules. C'est alors qu'elle doit faire face à un plus grand danger : le Vieux, ce mystérieux PDG de la Banque des Corps, s'est enfui et en veut à sa vie. Au cours d'une traque sans pitié, elle réalise que le secret du Vieux est plus sombre encore que tout ce qu'elle imaginait. La clé de l'énigme est dissimulée dans son propre passé.
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In Danielle Steels powerful new novel, four trauma doctors--the best and brightest in their field--confront exciting new challenges, both personally and professionally, when given an unusual opportunity. Bill Browning heads the trauma unit at San Franciscos busiest emergency room, SF General. With his ex-wife and daughters in London, he immerses himself in his work and lives for rare visits with his children. A rising star at her teaching hospital, UCSF at Mission Bay, Stephanie Lawrence has two young sons, a frustrated stay-at-home husband, and not enough time for any of them. Harvard-educated Wendy Jones is a dedicated trauma doctor at Stanford, trapped in a dead-end relationship with a married cardiac surgeon. And Tom Wylies popularity with women rivals the superb medical skills he employs at his Oakland medical center, but he refuses to let anyone get too close, determined to remain unattached forever. These exceptional doctors are chosen for an honor and a unique project: to work with their counterparts in Paris in a mass-casualty training program. As professionals, they will gain invaluable knowledge from the program. As ordinary men and women, they will find that the City of Light opens up incredible new possibilities, exhilarating, enticing, and frightening. When an unspeakable act of mass violence galvanizes them into action, their temporary life in Paris becomes a stark turning point: a time to face harder choices than they have ever made before--with consequences that will last a lifetime.