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The Call of the Rift: Veil

by Jae Waller
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover eBook
  • age: 13 to 17
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: epic, historical

 

Return to Jae Waller’s wondrous and war-torn colonial world in this captivating second installment in the Call of the Rift series

“Fans will be reengaged by Waller’s war-torn worldbuilding and original characterization . . . Adventurous, heartbreaking, and undoubtedly open-ended.” — Kirkus Reviews

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The Blackbird Battle has …

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Caster

by Elsie Chapman
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 12 to 100
  • Grade: 7 to 17
tagged: dystopian

Avatar: The Last Airbender meets Fight Club in this action-packed fantasy about a secret, underground magic fighting tournament.

 

If the magic doesn't kill her, the truth just might.Aza Wu knows that real magic is dangerous and illegal. After all, casting killed her sister, Shire. As with all magic, everything comes at a price. For Aza, it feels lik …

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The Book of Sam

by Rob Shapiro
edition: Paperback
  • age: 15 to 18
  • Grade: 10 to 13
tagged: epic

A hell-bound fantasy starring demons, damsels, and an unlikely hero.
“A fast-paced, page-turning adventure built out of a strikingly original mythology. Eerie, surprising, and a lot of fun.” — Elan Mastai, author of All Our Wrong Todays

Sixteen-year-old Sam Sullinger lives in the shadow of adolescence. He's lost among his overachieving siblin …

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Out There

by Ian Donald Keeling
edition: Paperback
tagged: science & technology

The war for the Thread is over. The final fight is about to begin. . . .

 

Johnny's battle with Betty has ended in her defeat and the Thread seemingly at peace for the first time in centuries. But the question remains?who created the Thread in the first place?

 

Johnny is about the find out, thrown into the Out There, the one place where all his questi …

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Switchback

by Danika Stone
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 13
tagged: survival stories

Switchback is an epic YA adventure story about two friends lost in the Canadian wilderness from Danika Stone, the author ofAll the Feels.

Vale loves to hike, but kind of hates her classmates. Ash is okay with his classmates, but kind of hates the outdoors. So, needless to say they are both fairly certain that the overnight nature hike with their PE …

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Inside the Sun

The 8th Island Trilogy, Book 3, A Novel

by Alexis Marie Chute
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 13
tagged: epic, paranormal, survival stories, contemporary

All worlds are dying, and it’s up to one broken and dysfunctional family from Earth—the Wellsleys—to save the day.

 

Cancer-ridden Ella celebrates her fifteenth birthday beneath an enchanted mountain, but it is what lies even farther below—the mysterious Star in the sea—that demands she grow up quickly. While Ella grapples with the sacrific …

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Heart of Flames

by Nicki Pau Preto
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 99
  • Grade: 7 to 17
tagged: epic, siblings

Veronyka, Tristan, and Sev must stop the advancing empire from destroying the Phoenix Riders in this fiery sequel to Crown of Feathers, which #1 New York Times bestselling author Kendare Blake calls “absolutely unforgettable!”

You are a daughter of queens.
The world is balanced on the edge of a knife, and war is almost certain between the empir …

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