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    FABLE BY ADRIENNE YOUNG

    Title: Fable Author: Adrienne Young Release date:  September 1, 2020 Series: Fable Pages: 361  Rating: 4 STARS Blurb Filled with all of the action, emotion, and lyrical writing that brought readers to Sky in the Deep, New York Times bestselling author Adrienne Young returns with Fable, the first book in this new captivating duology. Welcome to a world made dangerous by the sea and by those who wish to profit from it. Where a young girl must find her place and her family while trying to survive in a world built for men. As the daughter of the most powerful trader in the Narrows, the sea is the only home seventeen-year-old Fable has ever…

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    EASTERN LIGHTS BY BRITTAINY CHERRY

    Title: Eastern Lights Author: Brittainy Cherry Release date: February 17, 2021 Series: Compass Pages: 424  Rating: 5 STARS Blurb I once met a man on a cold Halloween night. He dressed as a superhero, and I dressed in red. For one night, I was his break from reality, and he was the temporary fix for my broken heart. Two years later, I was given the opportunity of a lifetime to become a senior editor at one of the biggest magazine companies in the world. The only catch? Nail an exclusive interview with New York’s finest bachelor: Connor Roe. To the rest of the world he was becoming one of the…

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    THE EX-TALK BY RACHEL LYNN SOLOMON

    Title: The Ex Talk Author: Rachel Lynn Solomon Release date: January 26, 2021 Book details: Standalone Pages: 345 Rating: FOUR STARS Blurb Public radio co-hosts navigate mixed signals in Rachel Lynn Solomon’s sparkling romantic comedy debut. Shay Goldstein has been a producer at her Seattle public radio station for nearly a decade, and she can’t imagine working anywhere else. But lately it’s been a constant clash between her and her newest colleague, Dominic Yun, who’s fresh off a journalism master’s program and convinced he knows everything about public radio. When the struggling station needs a new concept, Shay proposes a show that her boss green-lights with excitement. On The Ex Talk,…

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    AURORA RISING BY AMIE KAUFMAN & JAY KRISTOFF

    Title: Aurora Rising Author: Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff Release date: November 24th, 2020 Book details: Book 1 of 2: The Aurora Cycle Pages: 475 Rating: FOUR STARS Blurb From the New York Times and internationally bestselling authors of the Illuminae Files comes a new science fiction epic . . . The year is 2380, and the graduating cadets of Aurora Academy are being assigned their first missions. Star pupil Tyler Jones is ready to recruit the squad of his dreams, but his own boneheaded heroism sees him stuck with the dregs nobody else in the academy would touch . . . A cocky diplomat with a black belt in sarcasmA sociopath scientist with…

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    CONCRETE ROSE BY ANGIE THOMAS

    Title: Concrete Rose Author: Angie Thomas Release date: January 12, 2021 Book details: Prequel of The Hate U Give Pages: 368 Rating: FOUR STARS Blurb International phenomenon Angie Thomas revisits Garden Heights seventeen years before the events of The Hate U Give in this searing and poignant exploration of Black boyhood and manhood. If there’s one thing seventeen-year-old Maverick Carter knows, it’s that a real man takes care of his family. As the son of a former gang legend, Mav does that the only way he knows how: dealing for the King Lords. With this money he can help his mom, who works two jobs while his dad’s in prison. Life’s not…

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    AMELIA UNABRIDGED BY ASHLEY SCHUMACHER

    Title: Amelia Unabridged Author: Ashley Schumacher Release date: February 16, 2021 Book details: Standalone Pages: 304 Rating: FOUR STARS Blurb Sparks fly between two teens as they grapple with grief, love, and the future in this unforgettable debut novel sure to entice fans of Jandy Nelson and Jennifer E. Smith Eighteen-year-old Amelia Griffin is obsessed with the famous Orman Chronicles, written by the young and reclusive prodigy N. E. Endsley. They’re the books that brought her and her best friend Jenna together after Amelia’s father left and her family imploded. So when Amelia and Jenna get the opportunity to attend a book festival with Endsley in attendance, Amelia is ecstatic.…

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    THE WELL OF ASCENSION BY BRANDON SANDERSON

    Title: The Well of Ascension Author: Brandon Sanderson Release date: November 2, 2017 Book details: Book 2 of 6: Mistborn Pages: 880 Rating: SIX STARS Blurb The impossible has happened. The Lord Ruler is dead has been vanquished. But so too is Kelsier the man who masterminded the triumph. The awesome task of rebuilding the world has been left to his protege Vin; a one-time street urchin, now the most powerful Mistborn in the land. Worryingly for her Vin has become the focus of a new religion, a development that leaves her intensely uneasy. More worryingly still the mists have become unpredictable since the Lord Ruler died and a strage vaprous entity…

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    RIOT RULES BY CALLIE HART

    Title: Riot Rules Author: Callie Hart Release date: January 1st, 2021 Book details: Part of: Crooked Sinners Pages: 507 Rating: 4.5 STARS Blurb CARRIE You think you know me, but you’re wrong.  You look at me and see Carrie, the girl with the wild hair and the wild clothes. Reliable Carrie. Friendly. Quirky. Perhaps a little strange. What do you really know about me, though? The details of my past are up for debate. I’ve been careful to hide my sins, and even more careful to follow the rules. I do as I’m told. I keep to myself. I don’t mess around with boys, and I’m always ready to run. At…

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    THE FINAL EMPIRE BY BRANDON SANDERSON

    Title: The Final Empire Author: Brandon Sanderson Release date: July 25, 2006 Book details: Book 1 of 6: Mistborn Pages: 812 Rating: SIX STARS BLURB From #1 New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson, the Mistborn series is a heist story of political intrigue and magical, martial-arts action. For a thousand years the ash fell and no flowers bloomed. For a thousand years the Skaa slaved in misery and lived in fear. For a thousand years the Lord Ruler, the “Sliver of Infinity,” reigned with absolute power and ultimate terror, divinely invincible. Then, when hope was so long lost that not even its memory remained, a terribly scarred, heart-broken half-Skaa rediscovered it in…

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    LIKE IT’S 1999 BY KAREN GREY

    Title: Like It’s 1999 Author: Karen Grey Release date: December 9, 2020 Series: Book 2.5 of Boston Classics Pages: 118  Rating: 4 STARS BLURB Love ’em and Leave ’em Alice Kim and “Hot” Steve Lowell are perfect for each other. It’ll only take them ten years to figure that out. Just because they throw the most bodacious wedding party ever… Just because they’re perfect partners in pranks… Just because they love all the same boss movies… Just because they share one totally bangin’ night of sex together… Does not mean they’ll break the One Time Rule. Even if they do… they don’t do relationships. And they’re never getting married. Like, ever.…