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  • Crown Duel by Sherwood Smith

    Crown Duel by Sherwood Smith

    Rated: 4.25 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 1 of 5
    Innocent [?] · 34 ratings
    Young Countess Meliara swears to her dying father that she and her brother will defend their people from the growing greed of the king. That promise leads them into a war for which they are ill-prepared, which threatens the very people they are trying to protect. But war is simple compared to what follows, in peacetime...
  • Killer Instinct by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

    Killer Instinct by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

    Rated: 4.30 of 5 stars
    · 28 ratings
    Seventeen-year-old Cassie Hobbes has a gift for profiling people. Her talent has landed her a spot in an elite FBI program for teens with innate crime-solving abilities, and into some harrowing situations. After barely escaping a confrontation with an unbalanced killer obsessed with her mother’s murder, Cassie hopes she and the rest of the team can stick to solving cold cases from a distance...
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  • The Crown of Embers by Rae Carson

    The Crown of Embers by Rae Carson

    Rated: 4.20 of 5 stars
    · 40 ratings
    She does not know what awaits her at the enemy's gate. Elisa is a hero. She led her people to victory over a terrifying, sorcerous army. Her place as the country's ruler should be secure. But it isn't. Her enemies come at her like ghosts in a dream, from foreign realms and even from within her own court. And her destiny as the chosen one has not yet been fulfilled...
  • King of Ashes by Raymond E. Feist

    King of Ashes by Raymond E. Feist

    Rated: 4.18 of 5 stars
    · 25 ratings
    Feist's first non-Midkemia based book for many years. King of Ashes is the first book in the planned War of Five Crowns trilogy and draws influences from medieval history and Arthurian legend...
  • The Cracks in the Kingdom by Jaclyn Moriarty

    The Cracks in the Kingdom by Jaclyn Moriarty

    Rated: 4.18 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    The second in Jaclyn Moriarty's brilliant, acclaimed fantasy trilogy, THE COLORS OF MADELEINE! Princess Ko's been bluffing about the mysterious absence of her father, desperately trying to keep the government running on her own. But if she can't get him back in a matter of weeks, the consequence may be a devastating war...
  • Deadly Little Voices by Laurie Faria Stolarz

    Deadly Little Voices by Laurie Faria Stolarz

    Rated: 4.15 of 5 stars
    · 19 ratings
    High school junior Camelia thought her powers of psychometry only gave her the ability to sense the future through touch. But now she’s started to hear voices. Mean voices. Berating her, telling her how ugly she is, and that she’d be better off dead...
  • Shift by Jeri Smith-Ready

    Shift by Jeri Smith-Ready

    Rated: 4.12 of 5 stars
    · 20 ratings
    Aura’s life is anything but easy. Her boyfriend, Logan, died, and his slides between ghost and shade have left her reeling. Aura knows he needs her now more than ever. She loves Logan, but she can’t deny her connection with the totally supportive, totally gorgeous Zachary. And she’s not sure that she wants to...
  • Fatal Charm by Linda Joy Singleton

    Fatal Charm by Linda Joy Singleton

    Rated: 4.11 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    In this vivid fifth volume of The Seer series, Sabine Rose is reunited with her ill grandmother Nona and her friends at Sheridan Valley. But the excitement of curing Nona-and discovering love with someone new-doesn't outweigh the burden of her father's dark secret: a daughter no one but Sabine knows about. Riddled with curiosity, Sabine uses astral projection to spy on her half sister Jade...
  • The Perilous Sea by Sherry Thomas

    The Perilous Sea by Sherry Thomas

    Rated: 4.08 of 5 stars
    · 21 ratings
    After spending the summer away from each other, Titus and Iolanthe (still disguised as Archer Fairfax) are eager to return to Eton College to resume their training to fight the Bane. Although no longer bound to Titus by a blood oath, Iolanthe is more committed than ever to fulfilling her destiny—especially with the agents of Atlantis quickly closing in...
  • Taste of Darkness by Maria V. Snyder

    Taste of Darkness by Maria V. Snyder

    Rated: 4.06 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 2 of 5
    Behind closed doors [?] · 30 ratings
    She's fought death and won. But how can she fight her fears? Avry knows hardship and trouble. She fought the plague and survived. She took on King Tohon and defeated him. But now her heart-mate, Kerrick, is missing, and Avry fears he's gone forever. But there's a more immediate threat: The Skeleton King plots to claim the Fifteen Realms for his own...
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    medieval  war  magic  mystery  witches  royalty  contemporary  fantasy
  • The Crow by Alison Croggon

    The Crow by Alison Croggon

    Rated: 4.06 of 5 stars
    · 28 ratings
    As this enthralling epic nears its climax, the young heroine’s brother discovers his own hidden gift—and the role he must play in battling the Dark. Hem is a weary orphan whose struggle for survival ends when he is reunited with his lost sister, Maerad...
  • Witch Ball by Linda Joy Singleton

    Witch Ball by Linda Joy Singleton

    Rated: 4.07 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    Sabine is finally starting to feel accepted at her new high school. She's friends with the popular girls and even has a cute boyfriend. But Sabine also has a dark secret-she's psychic, and was forced to leave her old school after she accurately predicted the death of a football player...
  • Last Dance by Linda Joy Singleton

    Last Dance by Linda Joy Singleton

    Rated: 4.06 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    Sabine can't wait to show off her new boyfriend at the upcoming school dance, but she's also worried about her grandmother, Nona, who's suffering from a fatal hereditary illness. The only cure lies within a remedy book, lost long ago. Determined to save Nona, Sabine goes to Pine City to visit a distant relative who may have clues...
  • Sword Play by Linda Joy Singleton

    Sword Play by Linda Joy Singleton

    Rated: 4.05 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    "Help her," insists the spirit of Kip, the jock from her old school who died in a car accident. But his cryptic message is the last thing on Sabine's mind as she packs up to move back home. She's not happy about leaving her friends, her boyfriend, and Nona who's gravely ill, but won't dare challenge her mother's orders...
  • Sistersong by Lucy Holland

    Sistersong by Lucy Holland

    Rated: 4.04 of 5 stars
    · 20 ratings
    “A beautiful reimagining of an old British folklore ballad, Sistersong weaves a captivating spell of myth and magic around the reader.” —Jennifer Saint, author of Ariadne My sister’s heart broke on the river – and the river took it and bore it away.In the ancient kingdom of Dumnonia, there is old magic to be found in the whisper of the wind, the roots of the trees, the curl of the grass...
  • Such Wicked Intent by Kenneth Oppel

    Such Wicked Intent by Kenneth Oppel

    Rated: 4.02 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    Devotion turns deadly in this second Gothic thriller from Printz Honor–winner Kenneth Oppel that is “every bit as thrilling and engaging” (VOYA) as This Dark Endeavor.When does obsession become madness? Tragedy has forced sixteen-year-old Victor Frankenstein to swear off alchemy forever. He burns the Dark Library...
  • Magician's Muse by Linda Joy Singleton

    Magician's Muse by Linda Joy Singleton

    Rated: 4.03 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    The Final Book in Linda Joy Singleton's Popular Paranormal Series, The Seer A whisper, too soft to swirl wispy candle smoke, carried across time, beyond life and death—and was heard. "Our bargain is sealed. My secrets will be yours-when the girl dies...
  • Ominous by Kate Brian

    Ominous by Kate Brian

    Rated: 4.01 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    After the shocking revelations made in the Private prequel, The Book of Spells , Noelle and Reed know they are descendants of the original Billings Girls, and their legacy includes a mysterious coven of witches...
  • State of Sorrow by Melinda Salisbury

    State of Sorrow by Melinda Salisbury

    Rated: 4.02 of 5 stars
    · 15 ratings
    Sorrow - for that is all she brings us.A people laid low by grief and darkness.A cut-throat race for power and victory.A girl with everything and nothing to lose…By day, Sorrow governs the Court of Tears, covering for her grief-maddened father, who has turned their once celebrated land into a living monument for the brother who died before she was born...
  • Witch and Famous by Angela M. Sanders

    Witch and Famous by Angela M. Sanders

    Rated: 4.00 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    Set in small-town Oregon, the latest in the witty, charming Witch Way Librarian series from bestselling and acclaimed author Angela M. Sanders features a spellbinding heroine, a clever cat familiar, a glamorous movie star—and of course, murder. The perfect read for fans of Bailey Cates, Adele Abbott, Juliet Blackwell, and all mystery lovers with a taste for the witchy...
  • Crown Duel by Sherwood Smith

    Crown Duel by Sherwood Smith

    Rated: 3.97 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 1 of 5
    Innocent [?] · 21 ratings
    A deathbed promise to their father sends a daring girl and her brother off to war. Filled with intrigue, romance, and magic, this spellbinding novel is a dramatic coming-of-age story about a girl who rises from impoverished beginnings to take command of her own fate. “Smith tells a fast-moving tale of adventure, intrigue, and honor, with Mel a likable heroine and a lively narrator...
  • The Dead and Buried by Kim Harrington

    The Dead and Buried by Kim Harrington

    Rated: 3.97 of 5 stars
    · 17 ratings
    A haunted house, a buried mystery, and a very angry ghost make this one unforgettable thriller. Jade loves the house she's just moved into with her family. She doesn't even mind being the new girl at the high school: It's a fresh start, and there's that one guy with the dreamy blue eyes. . . . But then things begin happening. Strange, otherworldly things...
  • A World Without Princes by Soman Chainani

    A World Without Princes by Soman Chainani

    Rated: 3.97 of 5 stars
    · 25 ratings
    In the epic sequel to the New York Times bestselling novel, The School for Good and Evil, Sophie and Agatha are home, living out their Ever After. But life isn’t quite the fairy tale they expected. When Agatha secretly wishes she’d chosen a different happy ending, she reopens the gates to the School for Good and Evil. But the world she and Sophie once knew has changed...
  • Rebel Spring by Morgan Rhodes, Michelle Rowen

    Rebel Spring by Morgan Rhodes, Michelle Rowen

    Rated: 3.95 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 1 of 5
    Innocent [?] · 39 ratings
    The road to power...is paved with blood and magic.Cleo is now a prisoner in her own palace, forced to be an ambassador for Mytica as the evil King Gaius lies to her people. Magnus stands to eventually inherit the new kingdom but is still obsessed with his feelings for his adopted sister, Lucia...
  • The Wonder by Colleen Oakes

    The Wonder by Colleen Oakes

    Rated: 3.94 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    An Exiled Princess. An Ancient Tribe. A Dangerous Stranger with Unknown Loyalties. Dinah, the former Princess of Wonderland Palace, has been chased into the wilds of Wonderland after the brutal murder of her brother and the ruin of her impending crown...
  • Poison by Bridget Zinn

    Poison by Bridget Zinn

    Rated: 3.94 of 5 stars
    · 23 ratings
    Sixteen-year-old Kyra, a highly-skilled potions master, is the only one who knows her kingdom is on the verge of destruction—which means she’s the only one who can save it. Faced with no other choice, Kyra decides to do what she does best: poison the kingdom’s future ruler, who also happens to be her former best friend. But, for the first time ever, her poisoned dart . . . misses...
  • Liar's Moon by Elizabeth C. Bunce

    Liar's Moon by Elizabeth C. Bunce

    Rated: 3.93 of 5 stars
    · 18 ratings
    Prisons, poisons, and passions combine in a gorgeously written fantasy noir. As a pickpocket, Digger expects to spend a night in jail every now and then. But she doesn't expect to find Lord Durrel Decath there as well--or to hear he's soon to be executed for killing his wife...
  • The White Queen by Philippa Gregory

    The White Queen by Philippa Gregory

    Rated: 3.94 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 3 of 5
    Open door [?] · 48 ratings
    Brother turns on brother. The throne of England is at stake. The deadly Wars of the Roses have begun. . . ."They ruled England before the Tudors, and now internationally bestselling author Philippa Gregory brings the Plantagenets to life through the dramatic and intimate stories of the secret players: the indomitable women...
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    royalty  medieval  war  magic  mystery  historical  tudors  fantasy
  • The Lost Boys by Lilian Carmine

    The Lost Boys by Lilian Carmine

    Rated: 3.91 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    An intensely addictive romance novel about girls, ghosts, and forbidden love, ideal for fans of Stephenie Meyer  Fate has brought them together. But will it also keep them apart? Having moved to a strange town, 17-year-old Joey Gray is feeling a little lost, until she meets a cute, mysterious boy near her new home...
  • Destiny by Gillian Shields

    Destiny by Gillian Shields

    Rated: 3.91 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    In Destiny , the fourth and final book in Gillian Shields’s romantic, gothic Immortal series, Helen, Evie, and Sarah, the Sisters of the Mystic Way, must use their powers to battle for their souls.   Malevolent forces haunt Wyldcliffe Abbey School for Young Ladies, the girls’ elite boarding school on the English moors. Dr. Franzen, an evil man from Helen’s past, has taken over as headmaster...
  • The Marked Ones by S.K. Munt

    The Marked Ones by S.K. Munt

    Rated: 3.86 of 5 stars
    · 7 ratings
    Mermaids have three rules to abide by: To breed, to protect the environment, and to keep their existence a secret, at any cost. Princess Ivyanne has been saving herself for an arranged marriage that's never eventuated since she came of age, to best cultivate her unique bloodline. And when the time comes for her to choose a new mate, the mer and human worlds collide as the race for her hand begins...
  • Nearly Gone by Elle Cosimano

    Nearly Gone by Elle Cosimano

    Rated: 3.90 of 5 stars
    · 19 ratings
    Bones meets Fringe in a big, dark, scary, brilliantly-plotted urban thriller that will leave you guessing until the very end. Nearly Boswell knows how to keep secrets. Living in a DC trailer park, she knows better than to share anything that would make her a target with her classmates...
  • Snakecharm by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes

    Snakecharm by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes

    Rated: 3.90 of 5 stars
    · 22 ratings
    Zane Cobriana, cobra shapeshifter, thanks the gods every day for Danica, his hawk pair bond, and the peace their union has brought to the avian and serpiente. Soon, Danica will have a child to carry on their royal line. But what should be a happy time is riddled with doubt. Syfka, an ancient falcon, has arrived from Ahnmik claiming that one of her people is hidden in their midst...
  • Ignite by Sara B. Larson

    Ignite by Sara B. Larson

    Rated: 3.90 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 1 of 5
    Innocent [?] · 22 ratings
    Murder, abductions, and forbidden romance abound in this thrilling sequel to Sara B. Larson's acclaimed YA debut, DEFY. Alexa remains by the newly crowned King Damian’s side as his guard, ever committed to helping him rebuild Antion and reclaim the hope of Antion's people, despite continuing to harbor a secret love for him...
  • A Soul For Trouble by Crista McHugh

    A Soul For Trouble by Crista McHugh

    Rated: 3.83 of 5 stars
    · 15 ratings
    When you’re a witch named Trouble, chaos follows. Arden Lesstymine (known to everyone as Trouble) likes attention as much as the next girl, but this is getting ridiculous. When an insane stranger is murdered at the inn where she works, Trouble becomes the next Soulbearer for the disembodied god of chaos, Loku...
  • Dragonswood by Janet Lee Carey

    Dragonswood by Janet Lee Carey

    Rated: 3.83 of 5 stars
    · 20 ratings
    On Wilde Island, there is no peace between dragons, fairies, and humans. Wilde Island is in an uproar over the recent death of its king. As the uneasy pact between dragons, fairies, and humans begins to fray, the royal witch hunter with a hidden agenda begins a vengeful quest to burn girls suspected of witchcraft before a new king is crowned...
  • Tandem by Anna Jarzab

    Tandem by Anna Jarzab

    Rated: 3.84 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    Everything repeats.You. Your best friend. Every person you know.Many worlds. Many lives--infinite possibilities.Welcome to the multiverse. Sixteen-year-old Sasha Lawson has only ever known one small, ordinary life. When she was young, she loved her grandfather's stories of parallel worlds inhabited by girls who looked like her but led totally different lives...
  • The Pirate's Wish by Cassandra Rose Clarke

    The Pirate's Wish by Cassandra Rose Clarke

    Rated: 3.83 of 5 stars
    · 24 ratings
    After setting out to break the curse that binds them together, the pirate Ananna and the assassin Naji find themselves stranded on an enchanted island in the north with nothing but a sword, their wits, and the secret to breaking the curse: complete three impossible tasks...
  • Betrayal by Gillian Shields

    Betrayal by Gillian Shields

    Rated: 3.83 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    There are the small betrayals: the unkind word, the petty lies. And there are the betrayals that break hearts, destroy worlds, and turn the strong sweet light of day into bitter dust...
  • Ashes to Ashes by Melissa C. Walker

    Ashes to Ashes by Melissa C. Walker

    Rated: 3.75 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    If I Stay meets the movie Ghost in this first book in a teen duology about a teenage-girl-turned-ghost who must cling to the echoes of her former life to save the people she left behind. Ashes to Ashes is author Melissa Walker's sweeping, romantic, and emotionally rich story about the things that torment and tempt us, even from the Great Beyond...
  • The Bonemender by Holly Bennett

    The Bonemender by Holly Bennett

    Rated: 3.75 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    When Dominic's children are kidnapped by raiding pirates, Gabrielle and Feolan find themselves drawn into their most frightening adventure yet, a sea journey into unknown lands. The adventure takes a deadly turn when the Gray Veil, a plague that slowly chokes its victims, strikes the harbor town where the children have been taken...
  • The Safe-Keeper's Secret by Sharon Shinn

    The Safe-Keeper's Secret by Sharon Shinn

    Rated: 3.79 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    "The most promising and original writer of fantasy to come along since Robin McKinley."—Peter S. Beagle, best-selling author of The Last Unicorm Damiana is safe-keeper in the small village of Tambleham. Neighbors and strangers alike come one by one, in secret, to tell her things they dare not share with anyone else, knowing that Damiana will keep then to herself...
  • Vessel by Sarah Beth Durst

    Vessel by Sarah Beth Durst

    Rated: 3.76 of 5 stars
    · 20 ratings
    Liyana has trained her entire life to be the vessel of a goddess. She will dance and summon her tribe's deity, who will inhabit Liyana's body and use magic to bring rain to the desert. But when the dance ends, Liyana is still there. Her tribe is furious--and sure that it is Liyana's fault. Abandoned by her tribe, Liyana expects to die in the desert...
  • Endless by Kate Brian

    Endless by Kate Brian

    Rated: 3.66 of 5 stars
    · 11 ratings
    An unthinkable betrayal threatens everyone Rory loves in the third installment of our dark, thrilling Shadowlands series from New York Times best-selling author Kate Brian. Rory Miller didn't just fall in love with Tristan Parrish. She fell in love with the idea of forever...
  • When Wishes Bleed by Casey L. Bond

    When Wishes Bleed by Casey L. Bond

    Rated: 3.76 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 1 of 5
    Innocent [?] · 23 ratings
    One Prince. One Witch. One Fate. The upheaval in my life began the moment a prince stumbled into my house and asked me to read his fortune. Any other night, I might have made an excuse to get him to leave, but this was no normal visit. My fingers prickled to touch him. So, I granted his request by handing him a single wishbone. When he snapped it, the wish … bled...
  • The Cadet of Tildor by Alex Lidell

    The Cadet of Tildor by Alex Lidell

    Rated: 3.66 of 5 stars
    · 13 ratings
    Tamora Pierce meets George R. R. Martin in this smart, political, medieval fantasy-thriller. There is a new king on the throne of Tildor. Currents of political unrest sweep the country as two warring crime families seek power, angling to exploit the young Crown's inexperience...
  • The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson

    The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson

    Rated: 3.79 of 5 stars
    · Steam rating: 2 of 5
    Behind closed doors [?] · 52 ratings
    Once a century, one person is chosen for greatness. Elisa is the chosen one. But she is also the younger of two princesses, the one who has never done anything remarkable. She can't see how she ever will. Now, on her sixteenth birthday, she has become the secret wife of a handsome and worldly king—a king whose country is in turmoil...
  • The False Princess by Eilis O'Neal

    The False Princess by Eilis O'Neal

    Rated: 3.75 of 5 stars
    · 28 ratings
    Princess and heir to the throne of Thorvaldor, Nalia's led a privileged life at court.  But everything changes when it's revealed, just after her sixteenth birthday, that she is a false princess, a stand-in for the real Nalia, who has been hidden away for her protection...
  • Don't Even Think About It by Sarah Mlynowski

    Don't Even Think About It by Sarah Mlynowski

    Rated: 3.71 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    Contemporary teen fiction with romance, secrets, scandals, and ESP from the author of Ten Things We Did (And Probably Shouldn't Have). We weren't always like this. We used to be average New York City high school sophomores. Until our homeroom went for flu shots. We were prepared for some side effects. Maybe a headache. Maybe a sore arm. We definitely didn't expect to get telepathic powers...
  • Two Moon Princess by Carmen Ferreiro-Esteban

    Two Moon Princess by Carmen Ferreiro-Esteban

    Rated: 3.50 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    To Andrea, the life of a princess is not a dream; it's tedious and stifling. But the certainties of her life, both good and bad, are thrown into chaos when she accidentally travels to an alternative world, from a cave on a forbidden beach in her family's kingdom to the warm and carefree life of Southern California...
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