January 29, 2013
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
From Goodreads: DARKSOULS
always been the only one. Asunder. Apart. But after Templedark, when
many residents of Heart were lost forever, some hold Ana responsible for
the darksouls–and the newsouls who may be born in their place.
are afraid of Ana’s presence, a constant reminder of unstoppable
changes and the unknown. When sylph begin behaving differently toward
her and people turn violent, Ana must learn to stand up not only for
herself but for those who cannot stand up for themselves.
was told that nosouls can’t love. But newsouls? More than anything, she
wants to live and love as an equal among the citizens of Heart, but
even when Sam professes his deepest feelings, it seems impossible to
overcome a lifetime of rejection.
The Madman's Daughter (Madman's Daughter #1) by Megan Shepherd
Publisher: Balzer & Bray
From Goodreads: Sixteen-year-old Juliet
Moreau has built a life for herself in London—working as a maid,
attending church on Sundays, and trying not to think about the scandal
that ruined her life. After all, no one ever proved the rumors about her
father's gruesome experiments. But when she learns he is alive and
continuing his work on a remote tropical island, she is determined to
find out if the accusations are true.
Accompanied by her father's
handsome young assistant, Montgomery, and an enigmatic castaway,
Edward—both of whom she is deeply drawn to—Juliet travels to the island,
only to discover the depths of her father's madness: He has
experimented on animals so that they resemble, speak, and behave as
humans. And worse, one of the creatures has turned violent and is
killing the island's inhabitants. Torn between horror and scientific
curiosity, Juliet knows she must end her father's dangerous experiments
and escape her jungle prison before it's too late. Yet as the island
falls into chaos, she discovers the extent of her father's genius—and
madness—in her own blood.
Nobody But Us by Kristin Halbrook
From Goodreads: They’re young. They’re in love. They’re on the run.
wants to save Will as much as Will wants to save Zoe. When Will turns
eighteen, they decide to run away together. But they never expected
their escape to be so fraught with danger....
When the whole world is after you, sometimes it seems like you can’t run fast enough.
Prodigy (Legend #2) by Marie Lu
Publisher: Putnam Juvenile
From Goodreads: June and Day arrive in
Vegas just as the unthinkable happens: the Elector Primo dies, and his
son Anden takes his place. With the Republic edging closer to chaos, the
two join a group of Patriot rebels eager to help Day rescue his brother
and offer passage to the Colonies. They have only one request—June and
Day must assassinate the new Elector.
It’s their chance to change the nation, to give voice to a people silenced for too long.
as June realizes this Elector is nothing like his father, she’s haunted
by the choice ahead. What if Anden is a new beginning? What if
revolution must be more than loss and vengeance, anger and blood—what if
the Patriots are wrong?
What the Spell (Life's a Witch #1) by Brittany Geragotelis
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
From Goodreads: Almost-sixteen-year-old
Brooklyn feels invisible, but she desperately wants to be pretty, to be
popular, to be adored by a cute guy. Luckily for her, she’s a witch
about to come of age—so she’s only a few spells away from making it all
On her milestone birthday, Brooklyn’s
conservative parents finally unbind her powers, which include the
ability to magically match couples with a love spell. Brooklyn uses her
special skills to get a makeover, new friends, and the attention of her
crush, Asher. But the popular clique Brooklyn wants to infiltrate puts
her in the same precarious position as her Salem ancestors: If she’s
found out, she could be vilified—and lose Asher in the process. Can she
make the most of her magic, or will she be luckless and loveless? Be
careful what you witch for!
Shadows in the Silence (Angelfire #3) by Courtney Allison Moulton
Publisher: Katherine Tegen Books
From Goodreads: Your strength in heart and hand will fall. . . .
Ellie knows that the darkest moments are still to come, and she has everything to fight for:
She must fight for Will.
The demonic have resorted to their cruelest weapons to put Will in
mortal danger, and Ellie makes an unlikely alliance to save him and to
stop Lilith and Sammael, who seek to drown the world in blood and tear a
hole into Heaven.
She must fight for humanity.
armies of Hell rise and gather for the looming End of Days, Ellie and
her band of allies travel to the world’s darkest and most ancient
regions in her quest to come into her full glory as the archangel
And Ellie must save herself.
withers beneath the weight of her cold archangel power, but Ellie must
hold tight to who she is and who she loves as she prepares for the
ultimate battle for Heaven and Earth.
February 1, 2013
Unbroken (Ruined #2) by Paula Morris
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
From Goodreads: Welcome back to New Orleans.
Where the streets swirl with jazz and beauty.
Where the houses breathe with ghosts.
year ago, Rebecca Brown escaped death in a New Orleans cemetery. Now
she has returned to this haunting city. She is looking forward to seeing
Anton Grey, the boy who may or may not have her heart.
also meets a ghost: a troubled boy who insists only she can help him.
Soon Rebecca finds herself embroiled in another murder mystery from more
than a century ago. But as she tries to right wrongs, she finds more
questions than answers: Is she putting her friends, and herself, in
danger? Can she trust this new ghost? And has she stumbled into
something much bigger and more serious than she understands?
The Look by Sophia Bennett
Publisher: Chicken House
From Goodreads: When Ted is spotted by a
model agency, she can’t believe it. At the same time her gorgeous
sister, Ava, is diagnosed with cancer. With her world turned upside
down, Ted has a lot of growing up to do, some of it in five-inch
platforms. Can she be a supermodel and a super sister? Or will she have
to choose between fame and family?