With so many great titles slated for publication, YA lovers will be happily turning pages all year long. From the author that captivated readers with One of Us Is Lying comes a new YA thriller about a small town, sinister secrets, and a doomed homecoming. With enough plot twists to leave you reeling, this captivating mystery will keep you glued to the page. Both horrific and touching, this novel is about humanity, family, redemption, and hope. Aspasia captains a ship dedicated to rescuing women and children from slavery. With war brewing and a constant threat hanging over her, Aspasia must rely on her magic, tenacity, and loyal friends to win her freedom.
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Need a break from binge-watching a new show or just want to dive into a whole new world that you've probably wouldn't otherwise get to visit? These new books are perfect for anytime you just need a good read. Nadya, a young girl who has strong connections to gods, is able to gain powers by simply praying to them. Tired of the war that has plagued their land for years, Nadya must team up with a prince who is in danger and a boy who is out for both of them both in hopes of finally putting an end to the very thing that drove her away from her home. Buy It Now. Based on the true story, Sophie Scholl distributed pamphlets asking the public to go against the Nazi regime in as a part of the White Rose resistance group. However, a year later she is sentenced to death alongside her brother.
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In fact, studies show that more than half of YA readers are actually adult -adults , which sort of calls the whole meaning of the phrase into question and makes you wonder if this system of categorizing books by target audience is dumb to begin with. Here are the 15 essentials. After she witnesses the fatal shooting of her black best friend by a white police officer, Starr is driven to find her voice and become an activist. The Outsiders is all the more remarkable when you realize that Hinton was just 15 years old when she started writing it, and 18 when it was published.