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Bloodlines No Safety in Numbers The 5th Wave Legend Shelter Graceling Realm Sarah Land If I Stay/Where She Went Matched Across the Universe

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The 5th Wave
I am humanity. And if this is humanity's last war, then I am the battlefield.

Across the Universe
A story of love, murder, and madness aboard an enormous spaceship bound for the future. Across the Universe is Titanic meets Brave New World.

You've done the unthinkable. What happens...after?

Alex Rider
The world's only teenage spy must outwit the world's most ingenious terrorists and madmen in this New York Times bestselling series that keeps the action on overdrive.

Audrey, Wait!
Breaking up can make you famous! Create your own front page headline with the Audrey, Wait! Tabloid Generator.

Between Shades of Gray
In 1941, fifteen-year-old Lina is violently abducted from her Lithuanian home by the Soviet secret police and sent along with her mother and brother to a forced labor camp in Siberia. It is a long and harrowing journey, and it is only their incredible strength, love, and hope that pull Lina and her family through each day. But will love be enough to keep them alive?

Bitterblue [Graceling Realm]
Enter the Graceling Realm, a world of fantasy and mayhem created by New York Times bestselling author Kristin Cashore in her novels Graceling, Fire, and Bitterblue.

Enter the addictive world of Richelle Mead and discover her new series, Bloodlines, a spin-off of Vampire Academy in which beloved familiar side characters take center stage.

Department 19
Jamie Carpenter's life will never be the same. His father is dead, his mother is missing, and he was just rescued by an enormous man named Frankenstein. Jamie is brought to Department 19, where he is pulled into a secret organization responsible for policing the supernatural, founded more than a century ago by Abraham Van Helsing and the other survivors of Dracula. Aided by Frankenstein's monster, a beautiful vampire girl with her own agenda, and the members of the agency, Jamie must attempt to save his mother from a terrifyingly powerful vampire.

Eon / Eona
Action, magic and swordplay galore! Discover more about Eon and a very dangerous secret.

The Eternal Ones
What if love refused to die?

Phoebe finds herself drawn to Mallory, the strange and secretive new kid in school, and the two girls become as close as sisters...until Mallory's magnetic older brother, Ryland, shows up during their junior year. Ryland has an immediate, exciting hold on Phoebe—but a dangerous hold, for she begins to question her feelings about her best friend and, worse, about herself. From Nancy Werlin, the New York Times bestselling author of Impossible.

The Extraordinary Secrets of April, May and June
Three sisters share a magical, unshakeable bond in this witty high-concept novel from the critically acclaimed author of Audrey, Wait! Around the time of their parents' divorce, sisters April, May, and June recover special powers from childhood—powers that come in handy navigating the hell that is high school. Powers that help them cope with the hardest year of their lives. But could they have a greater purpose?

Firebird, a science fiction/fantasy imprint
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I Am a Genius of Unspeakable Evil and I Want to Be Your Class President
If you're reading this, I must like something about you. Few are granted such access to my innermost thoughts. So don't blow it. Visit my website. Learn. And keep your mouth shut.

If I Stay to If I Stay / Where She Went
In a single moment, everything changes. Seventeen-year-old Mia has no memory of the accident; she can only recall riding along the snow-wet Oregon road with her family. Then, in a blink, she finds herself watching as her own damaged body is taken from the wreck...

Imaginary Girls
Chloe's older sister, Ruby, is the girl everyone looks to and longs for, who can't be captured or caged. When a night with Ruby's friends goes horribly wrong and Chloe discovers the dead body of her classmate London Hayes left floating in the reservoir, Chloe is sent away from town and away from Ruby. But Ruby will do anything to get her sister back, and when Chloe returns to town two years later, deadly surprises await. As Chloe flirts with the truth that Ruby has hidden deeply away, the fragile line between life and death is redrawn by the complex bonds of sisterhood. Visit ImaginaryGirlsBook.com to learn more!

Lucy has nine months to perform three seemingly impossible tasks and break an ancient family curse in order to save both herself and her unborn daughter. Find out more about the haunting lyrics of "Scarborough Fair," the legend of the Elfin Knight and the genealogy of The Scarborough Girls.

Incarceron is a prison like no other. It gives life. It deals death. It watches all. Seventeen-year-old Finn has no memory of his childhood, but does not believe he was born Inside Incarceronówith the help of Claudia, a girl from Outside, and a crystal key that allows them to communicate, Finn attempts to follow the footsteps of Sapphique, the only prisoner Incarceron ever loved, and find his way Outside, no matter what the consequences..

Legacy of Tril
One strong heroine must break the rules to claim her destiny and her heart.

From different worlds, June and Day have no reason to cross paths— until the day June' s brother is murdered. And Day becomes the prime suspect. Now, caught in the ultimate game of cat and mouse, Day is in a race for his family's survival while June tries desperately to avenge her brotherís death. But in a shocking turn of events, the two uncover the truth of what has really brought them together and the sinister lengths their country will go to in order to keep its secrets. Visit LegendtheSeries.com to learn more!

Cassia has always trusted the Society's choices. It's hardly any price to pay for a long life, the perfect job, the ideal mate. So when her best friend appears on the Matching screen, Cassia knows with complete certainty that he is the one...until she sees another face flash for an instant before the screen fades to black. Now Cassia is faced with impossible choices: between Xander and Ky, between the only life she's known and a path no one else has ever dared follow—between perfection and passion.

Calla Tor has always known her destiny: After graduating from the Mountain School, she'll be the mate of sexy alpha wolf Ren Laroche and fight with him, side by side, ruling their pack and guarding sacred sites for the Keepers. But when she violates her masters' laws by saving a beautiful human boy out for a hike, Calla begins to question her fate, her existence, and the very essence of the world she has known. By following her heart, she might lose everything—including her own life. Is forbidden love worth the ultimate sacrifice?

No Safety in Numbers
No escape. No place to hide. No safety in numbers.

The jungle hides a girl who cannot die.

Ouroboros Society
Are you one of us?

Point of View
These novels fill the silence that surrounds difficult topics. They are perhaps the rarest and most special sort of books.

Relic Master
Welcome to Anara, a world mysteriously crumbling to devastation, where nothing is what it seems: Ancient relics emit technologically advanced powers, members of the old Order are hunted by the governing Watch yet revered by the people, and the great energy that connects all seems to also be destroying all. The only hope for the world lies in Galen, a man of the old Order and a Keeper of relics, and his sixteen-year-old apprentice, Raffi. They know of a secret relic with great power that has been hidden for centuries. As they search for it, they will be tested beyond their limits. For there are monsters—some human, some not—that also want the relic's power and will stop at nothing to get it.

Sarah Dessen
A community devoted to all things Sarah Dessen!

First introduced to readers in Harlan Coben's latest adult novel, Live Wire, Mickey Bolitar is as quick-witted and clever as his uncle Myron, and eager to go to any length to save the people he cares about. With this new series, Coben introduces an entirely new generation of fans to the masterful plotting and wry humor that have made him an award-winning, internationally bestselling, and beloved author.

Slayer Chronicles
Life is killer on the other side of the stake. Readers first met Joss McMillan as the slayer who is hunting down Vladimir Tod, but people are not always what they seem. Learn more about Joss and his mysterious slayer heritage at SlayerChronicles.com!

The Sky is Everywhere
Seventeen-year-old Lennie Walker, bookworm and band geek, plays second clarinet and spends her time tucked safely and happily in the shadow of her fiery older sister, Bailey. But when Bailey dies abruptly, Lennie is catapulted to center stage of her own life—and, despite her nonexistent history with boys, suddenly finds herself struggling to balance two...

Strange Angels
Dru Anderson has what her grandmother called "the touch." (Comes in handy when you're traveling from town to town with your dad, hunting ghosts, suckers, wulfen, and the occasional zombie.) Then her dad turns up deadóbut still walking—and Dru knows she's next. Even worse, she's got two guys hungry for her affections, and they're not about to let the fiercely independent Dru go it alone. The official website of Lili St. Crow's New York Times bestselling series!

Thirteen Reasons Why
Compelling audio tapes and a virtual map turn Hannah Baker into a character you will never forget.

Vampire Academy
Vlad's Academy isn't your typical boarding school: it is a place where vampires are educated in the ways of magic and half-human teens are trained to protect them. However all isn't fun and games as the fierce and deadly vampires, the Strigoi, threaten to close in on the student body...

Tory Brennan, niece of acclaimed forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan (of the Bones novels and hit TV show), is the leader of a ragtag band of teenage "sci-philes" who live on a secluded island off the coast of South Carolina. When the group rescues a dog caged for medical testing on a nearby island, they are exposed to an experimental strain of canine parvovirus that changes their lives forever.

The Chronicles of Vladimir Tod
High school bites...especially when you're a vampire.