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by Olivia A. ColePanther in the Hive is at once an unforgettable coming-of-age story and a captivating vision of an unsettling future. Tasha Lockett, orphan, oddball, and former fashion addict, is alone in a Chicago overrun with citizens-turned-weapons, the result of the cybertronic disaster that brought the country to its knees four days ago. When Tasha receives a letter from her estranged sister warning her of the catastrophe and urging her to travel to the South Side where there is rumored to be a safe zone, ... more
by Macaela ReevesWhen the world is torn apart by the living dead, the last traces of humanity regroup in the country only to be confronted with a new horror; vampires. Driven by the depletion of their food source, these vampires offer protection for the surviving humans in exchange for blood. An offer that is begrudgingly accepted, forcing the last humans on earth into an uneasy alliance with their predators. Evelyn 'Liv' Younger was fourteen when the deal was struck. Now, ten years later, she serves as ... more
by M.J. EvansLeprechauns in running shoes, trolls who are afraid of the sunlight and three children unwittingly prepared to lead a revolution… A small assemblage of Leprechauns makes their home in a land they name North Mystic. The tiny species are the descendants of immigrants who escaped from Ireland during the siege of Viking pirates in the 900’s by stealing away in one of the Vikings’ own longships. For several years, they live in peace and prosperity, harvesting their gold from the roots of their... more
by Deanna KahlerIt isn't always easy to just be yourself. Princess Towonga is sad. She feels different than the other children and wants to be just like them. But one day something changes. The princess must perform a very special job. Can a friend, a mouse, and a magic gem help her discover how important she really is? "A Rare Gem" helps teach youngsters that it's okay to be different and that every person is unique and special in their own way.
by Jennifer QuintenzInspired by the ancient Mesopotamian myths of Lilith and her offspring, “Thrall” is the first novel in the gripping urban fantasy series by veteran TV scribe Jennifer Quintenz. Braedyn Murphy is a typical—if shy—sophomore navigating the slings and arrows of high school life with her two best friends, Royal and Cassie. When a new boy, Lucas, moves into the house next door, Braedyn finds herself falling in love for the first time. But Braedyn’s normal life comes crashing down around her ears when ... more
by Mark BordnerSeventeen-year-old Minerva Carreno enlists in the Global Marines in search of adventure, travel, and maybe even romance. She never imagined that she would face liberating Earth from brutal alien occupation.
by Matt KuvakosTwenty-year-old Sam Addison is marked by both good and evil. Sam is plagued by thoughts of his parent’s violent and mysterious deaths, making survival during a major economic collapse in the United States difficult to endure on his own. Before he loses all hope, an ethereal being visits him in multiple dreams and visions, trying to ignite his faith. Sam tries to forget what he saw, but it’s something that simply can’t be ignored when he finds an odd marking burned onto his wrist. He becomes cons... more
by C.D. Bryan
3 FRIENDS – 2 SECRETS – 1 MISSION
Brian Parker and his best friends, Hanna Stevens and Mark Adams are on the run—again. But this time they outsmart the school bullies by crossing into a forbidden government DANGER ZONE.
But they’ll be fine, right? WRONG.
Parker and his friends make a Galactic discovery of a lifetime. And everything changes.
Now they ha... more
by Demethius JacksonFrom its establishment, the Realm has remained the only magical kingdom in existence. As a result, it has never known peace. King Maebus, the Realm’s newest leader has only ruled for six days, and must now overcome his own experience and guide his people through their most perilous conflict ever.
by Nara DuffieSearching for her lost sister, Lillian finds a lost world... Joined by her best friends, Katy and Maisy, Lillian must cross a sea guarded by Krakens and sirens, race through a dark forest haunted by elves and chimeras, and trek over mountains ruled by griffins and rocs. Where in this world is Lillian’s sister? Who is the mysterious boy with the stone medallion? Why do the monsters hold an ancient grudge against humanity? And what is the secret, hiding at the heart of it all, that could cha... more
by Christine FonsecaThe most dangerous secrets are the ones that kill. When a surprising mental breakdown draws too much attention from a secret government group call the Order, 17-year-old Dakota discovers that her so-called boring life isn’t so boring after all. Between the lies, secrets and assassins out to kill her family, Dakota discovers there’s more to paranormal activity than ghosts and cheap mind tricks. Now she must uncover the truth before a new breed of terrorism takes everything away – including he... more
by Christy Dorrity...because some Celtic stories won't be contained in myth. A little magic has always run in sixteen-year-old McKayla McCleery's family-at least that's what she's been told. McKayla's eccentric Aunt Avril travels the world as a psychic for the FBI, and her mother can make amazing delicacies out of the most basic of ingredients. But McKayla doesn't think for a second that the magic is real-it's just good storytelling. Besides, McKayla doesn't need magic. She recently moved to beautiful Star Valle... more
by Phillip McSweenFourteen-year-old Bartok Organon has always wanted to make a difference in the world but his low rank of Eight of Diamonds has held him back. After saving the life of someone important, he is offered the opportunity to enter the Testing to become a Guardian, one of the world’s most coveted positions. His father is willing to let him pursue this chance of a lifetime on one condition: He has to take his annoying six-year-old brother Klarvid along for the ride. Thus begins The Legacy series, the st... more
by Daniel Z. LiebermanTales from the Palace of the Fairy King is a book of new fairy tales from a time long ago, told in classic style. In seven interwoven stories princes do battle for honor and for love, princesses seek their destinies, and farmers' sons discover the world in an age of fairies and imps and real magic.
by Y.I. LeeIn the Shadowed Valley, nothing is quite what it seems. What Celia faces here, is worse than anything she experienced in the land of Dauthus. The evil residing in the valley messes with your mind.
by Y.I. Lee
Tom ran as fast as he could along the forest path, his leaden legs refusing to go any faster.
He was sure the kidnappers were after him, but he dare not stop and look back.
Frantic with worry he put his hand inside his jacket pocket and felt for her, but the pocket
was empty. In despair he shouted her name. It was always the same dream and each time
he awoke at the same point, gasping for breath and calling for her.