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Girls Made of Snow and Glass by Melissa Bashardoust

Girls Made of Snow and Glassby Melissa Bashardoust Published by Flatiron Books on September 5th 2017 Genres: Fantasy, Retelling, LGBTQIA, Young Adult Pages: 400 Goodreads   Frozen meets The Bloody Chamber in this feminist fantasy reimagining of the Snow White fairytale At sixteen, Mina’s mother is dead, her magician father is vicious, and her silent […]

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Creepy and Atmospheric: As I Descended by Robin Talley

As I Descendedby Robin Talley Published by HarperTeen on September 6th 2016 Genres: Paranormal, Retelling, Young Adult, LGBTQIA Pages: 384 Goodreads   Maria Lyon and Lily Boiten are their school’s ultimate power couple—even if no one knows it but them. Only one thing stands between them and their perfect future: campus superstar Delilah Dufrey. Golden […]

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7 Reasons to Read The Weight of Feathers by Anna-Marie McLemore

The Weight of Feathersby Anna-Marie McLemore Published by Thomas Dunne Books on September 15th 2015 Genres: Fantasy, Magic Realism, Retelling, Romance, YA, Young Adult Pages: 320 Goodreads   The Palomas and the Corbeaus have long been rivals and enemies, locked in an escalating feud for more than a generation. Both families make their living as […]

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A Thousand Nights by E.K. Johnston

A Thousand Nightsby E.K. Johnston Published by Disney-Hyperion on October 6th 2015 Genres: Retelling, Fantasy, Young Adult, YA Pages: 336 Goodreads   Lo-Melkhiin killed three hundred girls before he came to her village, looking for a wife. When she sees the dust cloud on the horizon, she knows he has arrived. She knows he will […]

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Beastly Bones by William Ritter

Beastly Bonesby William Ritter Series: Jackaby #2 Published by Algonquin on September 22nd 2015 Genres: Historical Fiction, Mystery Pages: 304 Goodreads   The highly anticipated follow-up to the “rich world” of the “lighthearted and assured debut,” featuring an “irresistible character” whose first thrilling and original adventure “demands sequels.” “I’ve found very little about private detective […]

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The Pirate Code by Heidi Schulz

The Pirate Codeby Heidi Schulz Series: Hook’s Revenge #2 Published by Disney-Hyperion on September 15th 2015 Genres: Middle Grade, Fantasy, Retelling Pages: 352 Goodreads   Fresh off a fearsome encounter with the Neverland crocodile, Jocelyn Hook decides the most practical plan is to hunt down her father’s famous fortune. After all, she’ll need the gold […]

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Every Word by Ellie Marney

Every Wordby Ellie Marney Series: Every #2 Published by Tundra Books on September 8th 2015 Genres: Mystery, YA, Romance Pages: 340 Goodreads   James Mycroft has just left for London to investigate a car accident similar to the one that killed his parents seven years ago…without saying goodbye to Rachel Watts, his ‘partner in crime’. […]

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Lion Heart by A.C. Gaughen

Lion Heartby A.C. Gaughen Series: Scarlet #3 Published by Bloomsbury USA Children on May 19th 2015 Genres: Fantasy, Fiction, Retelling, Romance, YA, Young Adult Pages: 348 Goodreads   The eagerly-awaited conclusion to the Scarlet trilogy delivers another action-packed and romance-filled adventure. Scarlet has captured the hearts of readers as well as the heart of Robin […]

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Every Breath by Ellie Marney

Every Breathby Ellie Marney Series: Every #1 Published by Tundra Books on October 14th 2014 Genres: Contemporary, Mystery, Retelling, YA, Young Adult Goodreads   When James Mycroft drags Rachel Watts off on a night mission to the Melbourne Zoo, the last thing she expects to find is the mutilated body of Homeless Dave, one of […]

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Hook’s Revenge by Heidi Schulz + illustrations by John Hendrix

Hook’s Revengeby Heidi Schulz Series: Hook’s Revenge #1 Published by Disney, Hyperion on September 16th 2014 Genres: Fantasy, Middle Grade, Retelling Goodreads   Captain Hook’s feisty daughter hits the high seas to avenge her father’s death at the jaws of the Neverland crocodile in Heidi Schulz’s spirited middle-grade debut.Twelve-year-old Jocelyn dreams of becoming every bit […]