When Ruby woke up on her 10th birthday she realized that she had the power to control people’s minds. The government locked her away with all the other kids that have strange abilities. 6 years later, Ruby escapes and joins a group of kids that are searching for East River, a safe haven where Ruby can finally learn to control her ability. But things aren’t always what they seem and soon Ruby will have to make a choice: her friends or her ability.
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June Iparis is the Republic’s prodigy. She’s only 15 years old and attending the Republic’s top university. When she graduates she will get to serve her country by joining the military. Nothing can derail her from her bright future.
Except Day. Day is the Republic’s worst criminal and he grew up in the slums of the Republic. When Day kills June’s older brother she must track him down to avenge her brother.
If you like comedy or historical fiction then this is the book for you. The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue is about a young gentleman, his sister and best friend’s Grand Tour of Europe.
Monty can’t wait to start his grand tour. Its a year full of gambling and partying away from his father and spending time with his crush, (and best friend) Percy. That is until his father hires a babysitter for Monty and his companions.
Gem and Dixie are sisters living in Seattle with their mom. Gem and Dixie used to be close but now, they are drifting apart. When their dad tries to come back into their lives after years of lying to them, Gem and Dixie take a three day trip to get away from it all and end up bonding with each other.
Ever the Hunted is about a girl named Britta who was caught poaching in the King’s forest. Instead of killing her, the king decides that she can be free if she tracks down her father’s murderer, only the murderer is none other than Cohen Mackay, Britta’s former best friend.
This book is set in the future where humans have solved all problems including death. Now scythes “glean” human lives to keep the population under control. Citra and Rowan were both chosen to be apprenticed to the Honorable Scythe Faraday and learn the art of “gleaning.” Neither Citra or Rowan want to be a Scythe but the consequence for refusing is huge.
Jackaby is a mystery novel set in 1892, New England. Abagail arrives in New Fiddleham, New England in search of a job. Luckily she meets Mr. R. F. Jackaby who is in need of a new assistant. Jackaby is a detective specializing in unexplained phenomena. And when people start dying after hearing mysterious wailing Jackaby and Abagail must find the creature responsible.
If you mixed City of B0nes and Pride and prejudice you would get Lady Helen The Dark Days Club. This book is about a Girl named Helen living in the 19th century who discovers that she has special abilities that allow her to kill demons. When one of her maids disappears Helen must find out what happened.