THE CITY OF EMBER by Jeanne DuPrau

Book 1: THE FIRST BOOK OF EMBER The city of Ember was built as a last refuge for the human race. Two hundred years later, the great lamps that light the city are beginning to flicker. When Lina finds part of an ancient message, she’s sure it holds a secret that will save the city. […]

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BELGARATH THE SORCERER by David and Leigh Eddings

PREQUEL: THE BELGARIAD AND MALLOREON When the world was young and Gods still walked among their mortal children, a headstrong orphan boy set out to explore the world. Thus began the extraordinary adventures that would mold that youthful vagabond into a man, and the man into the finely honed instrument of Prophecy known to all […]

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TREASURE ISLAND by Robert Stevenson

Set in the eighteenth century, Treasure Island spins a heady tale of piracy, a mysterious treasure map, and a host of sinister characters charged with diabolical intentions. Seen through the eyes of Jim Hawkins, the cabin boy of the Hispaniola, the action-packed adventure tells of a perilous sea journey across the Spanish Main, a mutiny […]

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THE LIST by Siobhan Vivian

An intense look at the rules of high school attraction — and the price that’s paid for them. It happens every year before homecoming — the list is posted all over school. Two girls are picked from each grade. One is named the prettiest, one the ugliest. The girls who aren’t picked are quickly forgotten. […]

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THE RUINS OF GORLAN by John Flanagan

Book 1: THE RANGER’S APPRENTICE They have always scared him in the past—the Rangers, with their dark cloaksand shadowy ways. The villagers believe the Rangers practice magic that makes them invisible to ordinary people. And now 15-year-old Will, always small for his age, has been chosen as a Ranger’s apprentice. What he doesn’t yet realize […]

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PARANORMALCY by Kiersten White

Evie’s always thought of herself as a normal teenager, even though she works for the International Paranormal Containment Agency, she’s falling for a shape-shifter, and she’s the only one who can see through glamours. But now Evie’s dreams are filled with haunting voices and cryptic messages—and she’s realizing that she may be at the center […]

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THE HOBBIT by J.R.R. Tolkien

If you care for journeys there and back, out of the comfortable Western world, over the edge of the Wild, and home again, and can take an interest in a humble hero (blessed with a little wisdom and a little courage and considerable good luck), here is a record of such a journey and such […]

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THE ETERNAL ONES by Kristen Miller

Haven Moore has always lived in the town of Snope City, Tennessee. But for as long as she can remember, Haven has experienced visions of a past life as a girl named Constance, whose love for a boy called Ethan ended in fiery tragedy. One day, the sight of notorious playboy Iain Morrow on television […]

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THE SPIRIT THIEF by Rachel Aaron

Book 1: THE LEGEND OF ELI MONPRESS Eli Monpress is talented. He’s charming. And he’s a thief. But not just any thief. He’s the greatest thief of the age – and he’s also a wizard. And with the help of his partners – a swordsman with the most powerful magic sword in the world but […]

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PANDEMONIUM by Lauren Oliver

Book 2: DELIRIUM TRILOGY (PANDEMONIUM, REQUIEM)

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DELIRIUM by Lauren Oliver

Book 1: DELIRIUM TRILOGY In an alternate United States, love has been declared a dangerous disease, and the government forces everyone who reaches eighteen to have a procedure called the Cure. Living with her aunt, uncle, and cousins in Portland, Maine, Lena Haloway is very much looking forward to being cured and living a safe, […]

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CITY OF ASHES by Cassandra Clare

Book 2-5: THE IMMORTAL INSTRUMENTS (CITY OF ASHES, CITY OF GLASS, CITY OF FALLEN ANGELS, CITY OF LOST SOULS)

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CITY OF BONES by Cassandra Clare

Book 1: THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS When fifteen-year-old Clary Fray heads out to the Pandemonium Club in New York City, she hardly expects to witness a murder—much less a murder committed by three teenagers covered with strange tattoos and brandishing bizarre weapons. Then the body disappears into thin air. It’s hard to call the police when […]

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A TALE DARK AND GRIMM by Adam Gidwitz

Reader: beware. Warlocks with dark spells, hunters with deadly aim, and bakers with ovens retrofitted for cooking children lurk within these pages. But if you dare, turn the page and learn the true story of Hansel and Gretel – the story behind (and beyond) the bread crumbs, edible houses and outwitted witches. Come on in. […]

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FAIREST by Marissa Meyer

THE LUNAR CHRONICLES: LEVANA’S STORY Mirror, mirror, on the wall. Who is the Fairest of them all? Pure evil has a name, hides behind a mask of deceit, and uses her “glamour” to gain power. But who is Queen Levana? Long before she crossed paths with Cinder, Scarlet, and Cress in The Lunar Chronicles, Levana […]

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SWITCHED by Amanda Hocking

Book 1: A TRYLLE NOVEL When Wendy Everly was six years old, her mother was convinced she was a monster and tried to kill her. Eleven years later, Wendy discovers her mother might have been right. She’s not the person she’s always believed herself to be, and her whole life begins to unravel—all because of […]

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THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER by Stephen Chbosky

The Perks of Being a Wallflower is a story about what it’s like to travel that strange course through the uncharted territory of high school. The world of first dates, family dramas, and new friends. Of sex, drugs, and The Rocky Horror Picture Show. Of those wild and poignant roller-coaster days known as growing up.

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THE WONDERFUL WIZARD OF OZ by Frank Baum

Dorothy Gale and her little dog Toto are in for the ride of their lives when a tornado drops them off in the Land of Oz. Can Dorothy and her new friends survive the perils of Oz to reach the Wizard and find a way home?

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PANIC by Lauren Oliver

Panic began as so many things do in Carp, a poor town of twelve thousand people in the middle of nowhere: because it was summer, and there was nothing else to do. Heather never thought she would compete in panic, a legendary game played by graduating seniors. She’d never thought of herself as fearless, the […]

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A WALK TO REMEMBER by Nicholas Sparks

There was a time when the world was sweeter….when the women in Beaufort, North Carolina, wore dresses, and the men donned hats…. Every April, when the wind smells of both the sea and lilacs, Landon Carter remembers 1958, his last year at Beaufort High. Landon had dated a girl or two, and even once sworn […]

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PAWN by Aimee Carter

Book 1: THE BLACKCOAT REBELLION YOU CAN BE A VII IF YOU GIVE EVERYTHING. For Kitty Doe, it seems like an easy choice. She can either spend her life as a III in misery, looked down upon by the higher ranks and forced to leave the people she loves, or she can become a VII […]

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CINDER by Marissa Meyer

Book 1: THE LUNAR CHRONICLES Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth’s fate hinges on one girl. . . . Cinder, a gifted mechanic, is a cyborg. She’s a […]

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GLASS HOUSES by Rachel Caine

Book 1: MORGANVILLE VAMPIRES College freshman Claire Danvers has had enough of her nightmarish dorm situation, where the popular girls never let her forget just where she ranks in the school’s social scene: somewhere less than zero.When Claire heads off-campus, the imposing old house where she finds a room may not be much better. Her […]

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DIVERGENT by Veronica Roth

In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to which they will devote the […]

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ENCHANTMENT by Orson Card

The moment young Ivan stumbled upon a clearing in the dense Carpathian forest, his life was forever changed. Atop a pedestal encircled by fallen leaves, the beautiful princess Katerina lay as still as death–while a malevolent presence stirred in the hidden depths below. Now, years later, Ivan is compelled to return. He finds the clearing […]

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STEELHEART by Brandon Sanderson

Book 1: THE RECKONERS Ten years ago, Calamity came. It was a burst in the sky that gave ordinary people extraordinary powers. The awed public started calling them Epics. Epics are no friends of man. With incredible gifts came the desire to rule. And to rule man, you must crush his will. Now, in what […]

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BIRTHMARKED by Caragh O’brien

In the future, in a world baked dry by the harsh sun, there are those who live inside the wall and those, like sixteen-year-old midwife, Gaia Stone, who live outside. Gaia has always believed it is her duty, with her mother, to hand over a small quota of babies to the Enclave. But when Gaia’s […]

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THE MAZE RUNNER by James Dashner

If you ain’t scared, you ain’t human. When Thomas wakes up in the lift, the only thing he can remember is his name. He’s surrounded by strangers—boys whose memories are also gone. Nice to meet ya, shank. Welcome to the Glade. Outside the towering stone walls that surround the Glade is a limitless, ever-changing maze. […]

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INSIDE THE MIND OF GIDEON RAYBURN by Sarah Miller

What if you could see inside the head of the guy you love? Know his every thought? Feel his every dream and fantasy? The mystery girl who’s Inside the Mind of Gideon Rayburn can. She tells us the intoxicating story of her beloved Gideon, an adorably clueless boy who flukes his way into New England’s […]

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THIRTEENTH CHILD by Patricia Wrede

Eff was born a thirteenth child. Her twin brother, Lan, is the seventh son of a seventh son. This means he’s supposed to possess amazing talent — and she’s supposed to bring only bad things to her family and her town. Undeterred, her family moves to the frontier, where her father will be a professor […]

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SAPPHIRE BLUE by Kerstin Gier

Book 2-3: PRECIOUS STONE TRILOGY (SAPPHIRE BLUE, EMERALD GREEN)  

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THE THIEF by Megan Whalen Turner

Book 1: THE QUEEN’S THIEF “I can steal anything.”After Gen’s bragging lands him in the king’s prison, the chances of escape look slim. Then the king’s scholar, the magus, needs the thief’s skill for a seemingly impossible task — to steal a hidden treasure from another land. To the magus, Gen is just a tool. […]

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UNCOMMON CRIMINALS by Ally Carter

Book 2: THE HEIST SOCIETY Katarina Bishop has worn a lot of labels in her short life: Friend. Niece. Daughter. Thief. But for the last two months she’s simply been known as the girl who ran the crew that robbed the greatest museum in the world. That’s why Kat isn’t surprised when she’s asked to […]

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IMITATION by Heather Hilderbrand

Book 1: THE IMITATION SERIES Everyone is exactly like me. There is no one like me.  Ven wrestles with these contradicting truths every day. A clone of wealthy eighteen-year-old Raven Rogen, Ven knows everything about the girl she was created to serve: the clothes she wears, the boys she loves, the friends she loves to […]

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THE PRINCE WITH AMNESIA by Emily Evans

Violet’s sure of three things: • Its senior year and its time to date • She’ll have to lie to do it • She wants to date the hot new guy – Kai Kai’s sure of three things: • He has amnesia • He’s recuperating in secret in America • He wants to date Violet […]

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THE HUNGER GAMES by Suzanne Collins

In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated. As part of the surrender terms, each district agreed to send one boy and one girl to appear in […]

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FOUR: A DIVERGENT COLLECTION by Veronica Roth

Giving further voice to Four (Tobias Eaton), this collection of seven short stories provides the backstory, thoughts and emotions into a favorite character in the “Divergent” trilogy.  Tobias was raised by a tyrannical father and an absent mother and joining Dauntless was a life-changing decision that catapulted Tobias from a fearful and withdrawn boy to become Four, […]

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OVERPROTECTED by Jennifer Laurens

Ashlyn:A lonely society princess living in NewYork City. Daddy hired you to be my bodyguard. Colin: Childhood enemy, now her protector. Daddy thought I’d be safe. He thought I’d never fall in love. He thought he could keep me forever. Charles: obsessed with keeping her safe, keeping her his, he hires the one person he […]

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NORTHANGER ALIBI by Jenni James

JANE AUSTEN DIARIES Sometimes a guy is even better than you imagined… The Russo family and Seattle, Washington, are no match for Claire Hart and her savvy knowledge of all things vampire-related. Thanks to her obsession with the Twilight series, if there is anyone who would know a vampire when she saw one, it’s Claire. […]

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BEFORE I FALL by Lauren Oliver

For popular high school senior Samantha Kingston, February 12—”Cupid Day”—should be one big party, a day of valentines and roses and the privileges that come with being at the top of the social pyramid. And it is…until she dies in a terrible accident that night. However, she still wakes up the next morning. In fact, […]

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ELDEST by Christoper Paolini

Books 2-4:  THE INHERITANCE CYCLE (ELDEST, BRISINGR, INHERITANCE)  

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ERAGON by Christopher Paolini

Book 1: THE INHERITANCE CYCLE Fifteen-year-old Eragon believes that he is merely a poor farm boy—until his destiny as a Dragon Rider is revealed. Gifted with only an ancient sword, a loyal dragon, and sage advice from an old storyteller, Eragon is soon swept into a dangerous tapestry of magic, glory, and power. Now his […]

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SWEET PERIL by Wendy Higgins

Book 2: THE SWEET TRILOGY Anna Whitt, daughter of a guardian angel and a demon, promised herself she’d never do the work of her father–polluting souls. She’d been naive to make such a claim. She’d been naive about a lot of things. Haunted by demon whisperers, Anna does whatever she can to survive, even if […]

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FROSTBITE by Richelle Mead

Book 2-6: THE VAMPIRE ACADEMY SERIES (SHADOW KISS, BLOOD PROMISE, SPIRIT BOUND, LAST SACRIFICE)  

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THIRTEEN REASONS WHY by Jay Asher

Clay Jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his porch. Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker – his classmate and crush – who committed suicide two weeks earlier. Hannah’s voice tells him that there are thirteen reasons why she decided to […]

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LEGEND by Marie Lu

What was once the western United States is now home to the Republic, a nation perpetually at war with its neighbors. Born into an elite family in one of the Republic’s wealthiest districts, fifteen-year-old June is a prodigy being groomed for success in the Republic’s highest military circles. Born into the slums, fifteen-year-old Day is […]

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BEAUTIFUL CREATURES by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl

Lena Duchannes is unlike anyone the small Southern town of Gatlin has ever seen, and she’s struggling to conceal her power, and a curse that has haunted her family for generations. But even within the overgrown gardens, murky swamps and crumbling graveyards of the forgotten South, a secret cannot stay hidden forever. Ethan Wate, who […]

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HEIST SOCIETY by Ally Carter

Book 1: THE HEIST SOCIETY For as long as she can remember, Katarina has been a part of the family business-thieving. When Kat tries to leave “the life” for a normal life, her old friend Hale conspires to bring her back into the fold. Why? A mobster’s art collection has been stolen, and Kat’s father […]

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THE ELITE by Kiera Cass

Books 2-3: THE SELECTION TRILOGY: THE ELITE and THE ONE

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RUBY RED by Kerstin Gier

Book 1:  PRECIOUS STONE TRILOGY Gwyneth Shepherd’s sophisticated, beautiful cousin Charlotte has been prepared her entire life for traveling through time. But unexpectedly, it is Gwyneth who in the middle of class takes a sudden spin to a different era! Gwyneth must now unearth the mystery of why her mother would lie about her birth […]

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