Girls of Storm and Shadow

Girls of Storm and Shadow


  • Author : Natasha Ngan
  • Publisher : jimmy patterson
  • Release Date : 2019-11-05
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316528764


Girls of Storm and Shadow Book Description :

In this mesmerizing sequel to the New York Times bestselling Girls of Paper and Fire, Lei and Wren have escaped their oppressive lives in the Hidden Palace, but soon learn that freedom comes with a terrible cost. Lei, the naive country girl who became a royal courtesan, is now known as the Moonchosen, the commoner who managed to do what no one else could. But slaying the cruel Demon King wasn't the end of the plan---it's just the beginning. Now Lei and her warrior love Wren must travel the kingdom to gain support from the far-flung rebel clans. The journey is made even more treacherous thanks to a heavy bounty on Lei's head, as well as insidious doubts that threaten to tear Lei and Wren apart from within. Meanwhile, an evil plot to eliminate the rebe...

Girls of Paper and Fire
Score: 3.5
From 8 Ratings

Girls of Paper and Fire


  • Author : Natasha Ngan
  • Publisher : jimmy patterson
  • Release Date : 2018-11-06
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780316561389


Girls of Paper and Fire Book Description :

Uncover a riveting story of palace intrigue set in a sumptuous Asian-inspired fantasy world in the breakout YA novel that Publisher's Weekly calls "elegant and adrenaline-soaked." *A New York Times Bestseller**#1 on the Indie Next Kid's List**Goodreads Best Books of November* *B&N Top Books of November**Publisher's Weekly Books of the Week**Hypable Most Anticipated YA Book Releases* In this richly developed fantasy, Lei is a member of the Paper caste, the lowest and most persecuted class of people in Ikhara. She lives in a remote village with her father, where the decade-old trauma of watching her mother snatched by royal guards for an unknown fate still haunts her. Now, the guards are back and this time it's Lei they're after -- the girl with the go...

Jackpot

Jackpot


  • Author : Nic Stone
  • Publisher : Crown Books For Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2019
  • Genre: JUVENILE FICTION
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781984829627


Jackpot Book Description :

"When Rico sells a jackpot-winning lotto ticket, she thinks maybe her luck will finally change, but only if she and her popular and wildly rich classmate, Zan, can find the ticket holder who hasn't claimed the prize."--...

The Shadow Girls
Score: 3.5
From 10 Ratings

The Shadow Girls


  • Author : Henning Mankell
  • Publisher : New Press/ORIM
  • Release Date : 2012-10-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781595588449


The Shadow Girls Book Description :

From the New York Times–bestselling author: A story of one man’s awakening and “a heartfelt reminder of the many people whose struggles are never known” (The Plain Dealer). Jesper Humlin, a poet of middling acclaim and underwhelming book sales, is facing a crisis. His boy-wonder stockbroker has squandered Humlin’s investments, and his editor, who says he must write a crime novel to survive, starts pitching and promoting the nonexistent book despite Humlin’s emphatic refusals. Then, when he travels to Gothenburg to give a reading, he finds himself thrust into a world where names shift, stories overlap, and histories are both deeply secret and in profound need of retelling. Leyla from Iran, Tanya from Russia, and Tea-Bag, who is from Africa...

Serafina and the Black Cloak
Score: 4
From 44 Ratings

Serafina and the Black Cloak


  • Author : Robert Beatty
  • Publisher : Disney Electronic Content
  • Release Date : 2015-07-14
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781484715116


Serafina and the Black Cloak Book Description :

"Never go into the deep parts of the forest, for there are many dangers there, and they will ensnare your soul." Serafina has never had a reason to disobey her pa and venture beyond the grounds of the Biltmore estate.There's plenty to explore in her grand home, although she must take care to never be seen. None of the rich folk upstairs know that Serafina exists; she and her pa, the estate's maintenance man, have secretly lived in the basement for as long as Serafina can remember. But when children at the estate start disappearing, only Serafina knows who the culprit is:a terrifying man in a black cloak who stalks Biltmore's corridors at night. Following her own harrowing escape, Serafina risks everything by joining forces with Braeden Vanderbilt, th...

The Memory Keepers

The Memory Keepers


  • Author : Natasha Ngan
  • Publisher : Hot Key Books
  • Release Date : 2014-09-04
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781471401558


The Memory Keepers Book Description :

When you're chasing memories to survive, it's better to leave the past behind ... Seven is a thief with a difference - he steals downloadable memories from banks and memoriums to sell onto London's black market, trading secrets and hidden pasts for a chance at a future of his own. He makes sure he keeps some special stuff back to 'surf' himself though - it's the only real form of entertainment he can afford. But one night, as Seven is breaking into a private memorium in a wealthy part of London, he is caught in the act by one of its residents: Alba, the teenage daughter of London's most famous criminal prosecutor. Instead of giving him away, Alba promises to keep Seven's secret - as long as he allows her to go memory-surfing herself. In doing so, the...

Siege and Storm  Chapters 1 5
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Siege and Storm Chapters 1 5


  • Author : Leigh Bardugo
  • Publisher : Henry Holt and Company (BYR)
  • Release Date : 2013-04-09
  • Genre: Young Adult Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466842960


Siege and Storm Chapters 1 5 Book Description :

Download the first five chapters of the widely anticipated SIEGE & STORM, book two in The Grisha Trilogy! Darkness never dies... Hunted across the True Sea, haunted by the lives she took on the Fold, Alina must try to make a life with Mal in an unfamiliar land, all while keeping her identity as the Sun Summoner a secret. But she can't outrun her past or her destiny for long. The Darkling has emerged from the Shadow Fold with a terrifying power and a dangerous plan that will test the very boundaries of the natural world. With the help of a notorious privateer, Alina returns to the country she abandoned, determined to fight the forces gathering against Ravka. But as her power grows, Alina slips deeper into the Darkling's game of dark magic and control-...

The Girl Who Lost Her Shadow

The Girl Who Lost Her Shadow


  • Author : Emily Ilett
  • Publisher : Floris Books
  • Release Date : 2019-09-26
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781782506218


The Girl Who Lost Her Shadow Book Description :

"Shadows were meant to stay stuck, like ears and promises." On the morning of Gail's birthday, she watches her shadow slip under the kitchen door. She's not surprised it decided to leave. Her dad has gone for good. Her big sister Kay, once Gail's best friend, has disappeared into sadness – and now her shadow has left too. Determined to make things right, Gail chases after the shadows. But her adventures take her to unexpected places and she soon discovers that where there are shadows, there's darkness, and that she's not the only one looking for something missing... In a world of light and shadow, despair and hope sit side by side. Can Gail recover what the sisters have lost? A lyrical, immersive, and luminous tale of sisterhood, The Girl Who Lost ...

The Girls  Book  How to Be the Best at Everything
Score: 5
From 4 Ratings

The Girls Book How to Be the Best at Everything


  • Author : Juliana Foster
  • Publisher : Scholastic Inc.
  • Release Date : 2016-01-26
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780545362474


The Girls Book How to Be the Best at Everything Book Description :

A spiffy guide to anything and everything a girl could need to know! How to do almost anything in one handy little book! Want to be known for your unique style? Inside you'll learn how to design your own clothes (p. 35), do the perfect manicure (p. 82), or make your own lip gloss (p. 11). Feel like impressing your friends? Show them how you can make a crystal (p. 16), juggle one-handed (p. 33), or deal with a bully (p. 42). Bored and need something to do? Not anymore when you find out how to keep a secret diary (p. 88), make a scrapbook (p. 9), or put together a dance routine (p. 24). And tons of other neat-o things you need to know how to do!...

The Story of Owen
Score: 3
From 7 Ratings

The Story of Owen


  • Author : E. K. Johnston
  • Publisher : Carolrhoda Lab ™
  • Release Date : 2014-03-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781467724067


The Story of Owen Book Description :

Listen! For I sing of Owen Thorskard: valiant of heart, hopeless at algebra, last in a long line of legendary dragon slayers. Though he had few years and was not built for football, he stood between the town of Trondheim and creatures that threatened its survival.There have always been dragons. As far back as history is told, men and women have fought them, loyally defending their villages. Dragon slaying was a proud tradition.But dragons and humans have one thing in common: an insatiable appetite for fossil fuels. From the moment Henry Ford hired his first dragon slayer, no small town was safe. Dragon slayers flocked to cities, leaving more remote areas unprotected.Such was Trondheim's fate until Owen Thorskard arrived. At sixteen, with dragons adva...