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Set in a world of luxury and deception, the Luxe series will take you on a thrilling trip to the age of innocence that's anything but innocent. Don't miss your chance to dance in the gilded ballrooms of nineteenth century Manhattan, and slip away with the city's most charming bachelors.
This series follows the lives of Camelia and Ben, two teens with psychometric abilities. Having this ability allows them to sense the future through touch and sets them up to solve some creepy local mysteries. These books are especially popular with fans of the Twilight series, so pick one up today if you need a paranormal romance fix!
Meet Amy, a teen from our time period who is cryogenically frozen, along with her parents, in the hopes of colonizing a new planet 300 years away from Earth. Woken up early while the ship Godspeed is still 50 years from its destination, she teams with fellow teen Elder, the boy being groomed to take over as ship's captain one day. Even if you don't think of yourself as a sci-fi fan, this exciting series will keep you invested in figuring out whether or not Amy and Elder can make it to their new planet!
Sixteen-year-old Hazel, a stage IV thyroid cancer patient, has accepted her terminal diagnosis until a chance meeting with seventeen-year-old Augustus forces her to reexamine her perspective on love, loss, and life. This quick read will have you laughing and crying at the same time. If you've enjoyed books by Jodi Picoult and Nicholas Sparks, you don't want to miss this bittersweet love story.
When Kula Baker, daughter of an outlaw, sets out for San Francisco to clear her father of a crime he didn't commit, she hardly expects to find herself swept up into a world of elegance and intrigue. Not sure who to trust, she finds herself drawn to both the handsome David Wong, a soft-spoken man from Chinatown, and Will Henderson, the son of a wealthy banker. Set against the backdrop of the 1906 earthquake and subsequent fires, this exciting read is sure to leave fans of period dramas breathless for more!
In 2036 New Jersey, when teens are expected to become fanatically religious wives and mothers or high-priced Surrogettes for couples made infertile by a widespread virus, sixteen-year-old identical twins Melody and Harmony find in one another the courage to believe they have choice.
Several adopted teens, with no memories of their past, are brought together by Subject Seven, an escapee from the underground lab where all of them were artificially created and genetically modified to be ultimate warriors. The scientists that created them want them dead, and the teens will have to join forces to protect themselves and rediscover what they're capable of. This action-packed story is a must for readers who enjoyed James Dashner's Maze Runner trilogy and the Lorien Legacies by Pittacus Lore.