Jessica

Favorite Authors: Diana Gabaldon, Jacqueline Carey, Gail Carriger, Ellen Meloy, Neil Gaiman, Elizabeth Gilbert, Brene Brown

Favorite Books: Outlander by Diana Gabaldon, The Anthropology of Turquoise by Ellen Meloy, Kushiels Chosen by Jacqueline Carey

 

 

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Time's Convert: A Novel Cover Image
$29.00
ISBN: 9780399564512
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Published: Viking - September 18th, 2018

I love the All Souls universe and experiencing Marcus and Poebe's stories had me giggling and cheerful. Another great Fall read! 


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A Study In Scarlet Women (The Lady Sherlock Series #1) Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9780425281406
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Published: Berkley - October 18th, 2016

A twisted puzzle with deft pacing where nothing is clear until the whole is revealed. Great character and twists I wasn't expecting. 


The Wee Free Men (Tiffany Aching #1) Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062435262
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Published: HarperCollins - September 1st, 2015

The first in a series of Discworld novels starring the young witch Tiffany Aching.

A nightmarish danger threatens from the other side of reality. . . .


Trail of Lightning (The Sixth World #1) Cover Image
$27.99
ISBN: 9781534413498
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Published: Saga Press - June 26th, 2018

“Someone please cancel Supernatural already and give us at least five seasons of this badass indigenous monster-hunter and her silver-tongued sidekick.” —The New York Times

“An excitingly novel tale.” —Charlaine Harris, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse series and Midnight Crossroads series


Witchmark (The Kingston Cycle #1) Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781250162687
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Published: Tor.com - June 19th, 2018

A Publishers Weekly Best Books of 2018 Selection

C. L. Polk arrives on the scene with Witchmark, a stunning, addictive fantasy that combines intrigue, magic, betrayal, and romance. The New York Times calls it “thoroughly charming and deftly paced... an accomplished and enjoyable debut.”


Darius the Great Is Not Okay Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780525552963
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Published: Dial Books - August 28th, 2018

Darius doesn't think he'll ever be enough, in America or in Iran. Hilarious and heartbreaking, this unforgettable debut introduces a brilliant new voice in contemporary YA.

“Heartfelt, tender, and so utterly real. I’d live in this book forever if I could.”
—Becky Albertalli, award-winning author of Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda


Where the Watermelons Grow Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780062665867
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Published: HarperCollins - July 3rd, 2018

Fans of The Thing About Jellyfish and A Snicker of Magic will be swept away by Cindy Baldwin’s debut middle grade about a girl coming to terms with her mother’s mental illness.


Sea Witch Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062438775
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Published: Katherine Tegen Books - July 31st, 2018

Wicked meets "The Little Mermaid" in the captivating origin story of the sea's most iconic villainess, perfect for fans of Heartless and Dorothy Must Die.

Ever since her best friend Anna died, Evie has been an outcast in her small fishing town. Hiding her talents, mourning her loss, drowning in her guilt.


Rule Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780316515283
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 11th, 2018

Three Dark Crowns meets Pretty Little Liars in this sensational and striking new fantasy from debut author Ellen Goodlett.

Three girls. Three deadly secrets. Only one can wear the crown.


Megabat Cover Image
By Anna Humphrey, Kass Reich (Illustrator)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780735262577
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Published: Tundra Books - August 7th, 2018

A sweet and hilarious chapter book about a boy and a bat, two unlikely friends who bond over loneliness, jellyrolls and Darth Vader.

Daniel Misumi has just moved to a new house. It's big and old and far away from his friends and his life before. AND it's haunted . . . or is it?


The Bird and the Blade Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062674159
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Published: Balzer + Bray - June 5th, 2018

A sweeping and tragic debut novel perfect for fans of The Wrath and the Dawn and Megan Whalen Turner.

The Bird and the Blade is a lush, powerful story of life and death, battles and riddles, lies and secrets from author Megan Bannen.


The Creature of the Pines (The Unicorn Rescue Society #1) Cover Image
By Adam Gidwitz, Hatem Aly (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9780735231702
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - April 10th, 2018

Unicorns are real. (At least we think they are.)
 
Are you ready to protect the creatures of myth and legend? Then you belong in The Unicorn Rescue Society. HURRY–THE CREATURES NEED YOU!
 


Last Call at the Nightshade Lounge: A Novel Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781594747595
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Published: Quirk Books - June 7th, 2016

In this sharp and funny urban fantasy novel, booze is magic, demons are real, and millennial Bailey Chen joins a band of monster-fighting Chicago bartenders instead of finding a “real” post-college job.
 


Nevernight: Book One of the Nevernight Chronicle Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250132130
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Published: A Thomas Dunne Book for St. Martin's Griffin - June 20th, 2017

Nevernight is the first in an epic new fantasy series from the New York Times bestselling author, Jay Kristoff.

In a land where three suns almost never set, a fledgling killer joins a school of assassins, seeking vengeance against the powers who destroyed her family.


Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250170972
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Published: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - March 6th, 2018

With five starred reviews, Tomi Adeyemi’s West African-inspired fantasy debut, and instant #1 New York Times Bestseller, conjures a world of magic and danger, perfect for fans of Leigh Bardugo and Sabaa Tahir.

They killed my mother.
They took our magic.
They tried to bury us.

Now we rise.