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  • Inside Divergent: The Initiate's World by Cecilia Bernard, Veronica Roth

    Inside Divergent: The Initiate's World by Cecilia Bernard, Veronica Roth

    Rated: 4.38 of 5 stars
    · 19 ratings
    Veronica Roth's #1 New York Times bestselling novel Divergent is now a major motion picture starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, and Kate Winslet! This eye-catching volume takes you inside the film version of Divergent...
  • The Girl Who Dared to Rise by Bella Forrest

    The Girl Who Dared to Rise by Bella Forrest

    Rated: 4.46 of 5 stars
    · 13 ratings
    The stakes grow ever higher for Liana Castell... and she must rise to meet them.Return to the Tower in the gripping fourth book of The Girl Who Dared series, where Liana will face her greatest challenge yet:Become Ambrose's replacement, or die trying.Pre-order now...
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  • Psyren #04: Melchsee's Door by Toshiaki Iwashiro

    Psyren #04: Melchsee's Door by Toshiaki Iwashiro

    Rated: 4.38 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    Reads R to L (Japanese Style), for audiences T. Ageha Yoshina just got transported to a warped alternate dimension where you've got to fight your way back to our world--or die trying. Melzez's Door Ageha's fully aware of how little he understands his newfound abilities...
  • The Wounded by Lauren Nicolle Taylor

    The Wounded by Lauren Nicolle Taylor

    Rated: 4.38 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    You think you’re in control. That it’s your hands on the reins. But I’m starting to think either someone else is driving, or the reins are attached to nothing. Just flapping and snapping in the breeze. What could be simple, never is. Rosa doesn’t want to get used to being separated from Joseph, from Orry...
  • The Wanted by Lauren Nicolle Taylor

    The Wanted by Lauren Nicolle Taylor

    Rated: 4.38 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    What would you be willing to sacrifice to get what you Wanted? It’s the question facing both Rosa and Joseph as they are pushed and pulled in unimaginable directions. It’s the question Superior Grant answered with a resounding, “Anything and everything.” The only thing they want is to be back in each other’s arms...
  • Eve of Man by Giovanna Fletcher, Tom Fletcher

    Eve of Man by Giovanna Fletcher, Tom Fletcher

    Rated: 4.25 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    AGAINST ALL ODDS, SHE SURVIVED.THE FIRST GIRL BORN IN FIFTY YEARS.THEY CALLED HER EVE . . . All her life Eve has been kept away from the opposite sex. Kept from the truth of her past. But at sixteen it's time for Eve to face her destiny. Three potential males have been selected for her. The future of humanity is in her hands. She's always accepted her fate. Until she meets Bram...
  • The Gender End by Bella Forrest

    The Gender End by Bella Forrest

    Rated: 4.24 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    The breathtaking, earth-shattering GRAND FINALE of the bestselling Gender Game series.Return to Matrus and Patrus one last time..
  • Solar Fury: A Post-Apocalyptic Survival Romance by E.A. Chance

    Solar Fury: A Post-Apocalyptic Survival Romance by E.A. Chance

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Navigating life is no picnic for young widowed surgeon, Riley Poole, so when a global solar flare strikes - destroying the power grid and stranding her in Washington, D.C. with her teenage daughter - it will take near superhuman courage to find safe harbor in a world gone mad...
  • The Girl Who Dared to Think by Bella Forrest

    The Girl Who Dared to Think by Bella Forrest

    Rated: 4.34 of 5 stars
    · 11 ratings
    How do you fight an enemy when they're inside your mind? A gargantuan glass-walled tower looms over a deadly wilderness. They say it's all that's left. The Tower's survival is humanity's survival, and each must serve it faithfully... Twenty-year-old Liana Castell must be careful what she thinks...
  • Outcasts by Jill Williamson

    Outcasts by Jill Williamson

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Since entering the Safe Lands, Mason has focused on two things: finding a way to free his village from captivity and finding a cure for the disease that ravages many within the walls of the Safe Lands. After immune-suppressive drugs go missing in the clinic, Mason discovers his coworker, Ciddah, may know more about the Safe Lands than imagined...and may have an agenda of her own...
  • Chronicle of the Eternal: Volume 1 by D. Wolfin, Dylan Pierpont

    Chronicle of the Eternal: Volume 1 by D. Wolfin, Dylan Pierpont

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    In the year XX, the human population exhausted the world’s resources, leading to cataclysmic environment changes and the imminent extinction of all life on the planet. Frantic space exploration became the world's focus, but failed to find a new world for the human race. In desperation, humanity went digital. Minds were scanned, encoded, and transferred to the virtual world of Grandosa...
  • Slave by Laura Frances

    Slave by Laura Frances

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    There is no sun. There is no moon. There is only gray—the smog belched from coal-fueled factories. The Workers silently shuffle to their assigned posts. The Outcasts watch from the alley walls. On every corner, a Watcher stands stone-faced, a rifle in hand. This is the only life that exists. Beyond the mountains is a dream. But dreams are foolish in a place like this...
  • Matched Trilogy Box Set by Ally Condie

    Matched Trilogy Box Set by Ally Condie

    Rated: 4.20 of 5 stars
    · 17 ratings
    The complete collection of critically acclaimed, award-winning novels from New York Times-bestselling author Ally Condie's Matched Trilogy, including Matched, Crossed, and the breathtaking conclusion, Reached...
  • The Gender Secret by Bella Forrest

    The Gender Secret by Bella Forrest

    Rated: 4.18 of 5 stars
    · 20 ratings
    The pulse-pounding second book in The Gender Game series. Gliding over the treacherous Green in a shaky aircraft that she has no idea how to land, Violet Bates is still in shock. The harrowing events of the previous night play over in her mind as she asks herself question after question...
  • Wired by G.P. Ching

    Wired by G.P. Ching

    Rated: 4.29 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    Faith kept her plain. Science made her complicated. Lydia and Korwin are the Liberty Party’s only hope of stopping Dr. Konrad and the Green Republic from developing a new genetically engineered weapon. But the already high stakes become personal when Konrad turns his thirst for power and revenge on what Lydia holds most dear...
  • Psyren #05: Visions by Toshiaki Iwashiro

    Psyren #05: Visions by Toshiaki Iwashiro

    Rated: 4.25 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    Reads R to L (Japanese Style), for audiences rated teen. Ageha Yoshina just got transported to a warped alternate dimension where you've got to fight your way back to our world--or die trying. Visions A video recording shows a dark vision of the future, where many of Ageha’s friends are ruthlessly killed. To escape the danger posed by W.I.S...
  • The Wall by Lauren Nicolle Taylor

    The Wall by Lauren Nicolle Taylor

    Rated: 4.21 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    Joseph, wake up, wake up, wake up... She says it over and over. It’s her mantra, her prayer, her plea. But life doesn’t stop while he’s sleeping. With a newborn baby in her arms, Rosa's thrown into a new world, with new rules and a philosophy that sounds too good to be true. She’s sure they didn’t rescue her out of the goodness of their hearts. The Survivors must want something in return...
  • Starcrossed by Brenda Hiatt

    Starcrossed by Brenda Hiatt

    Rated: 4.22 of 5 stars
    · 9 ratings
    Marsha Truitt’s life has changed dramatically over the past few months. Instead of a nerdy nobody, she’s the newly discovered princess of a secret civilization. Even better, she’s dating the hottest guy in school, who just happens to be her literal soulmate. But when a new boy arrives at Jewel High, everything M thought she knew about herself and her future is turned on its head...
  • Het Gulden Vlies van Thule by Thea Beckman

    Het Gulden Vlies van Thule by Thea Beckman

    Rated: 4.16 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    De Badeners zijn er tenslotte in geslaagd de Thuleense hoofdstad Gothab en enkele andere kustplaatsen te veroveren. Elvira komt naar Thule als dochter van ondergouverneur Upernavik, een kustplaats in het noorden. 's Nachts worden de Badeners opgeschrikt door sabotagedaden van de Thulenen. De kolonosatie stagneert. Het lijkt Elvira verstandig Thuleens te leren...
  • Sunrise by Mike Mullin

    Sunrise by Mike Mullin

    Rated: 4.15 of 5 stars
    · 21 ratings
    The Yellowstone supervolcano nearly wiped out the human race. Now, almost a year after the eruption, the survivors seem determined to finish the job. Communities wage war on each other, gangs of cannibals roam the countryside, and what little government survived the eruption has collapsed completely. The ham radio has gone silent...
  • The Gender Plan by Bella Forrest

    The Gender Plan by Bella Forrest

    Rated: 4.14 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    "I just had to believe we'd dealt a death blow of our own. 
That today would be the beginning of the end..." Ready for the explosive PENULTIMATE BOOK in The Gender Game series? (As we move toward the grand finale in Book 7: The Gender End)...
  • Worlds Collide by S.M. McEachern

    Worlds Collide by S.M. McEachern

    Rated: 4.19 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    Centuries old secrets and forbidden love collide in the action-packed sequel to Sunset Rising.In Worlds Collide, the second book of the Sunset Rising Trilogy, Sunny and Jack must continue a life of subterfuge in order to stay alive and find a way to free the Pit...
  • Refuse by Joanne Macgregor

    Refuse by Joanne Macgregor

    Rated: 4.33 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Everyone wants Jinxy, except the one she loves.In a near-future USA decimated by an incurable plague and tightly controlled by a repressive government, teenagers with special skills are recruited and trained to fight in the war against terror.Now a rebellion is brewing...
  • Rebel by Marie Lu

    Rebel by Marie Lu

    Rated: 4.08 of 5 stars
    · 31 ratings
    Respect the Legend. Idolize the Prodigy. Celebrate the Champion. But never underestimate the Rebel. Eden Wing has been living in his brother’s shadow for years. Even though he’s a top student at his academy in Ross City, Antarctica, and a brilliant inventor, most people know him only as Daniel Wing’s little brother...
  • Middle Ground by Katie Kacvinsky

    Middle Ground by Katie Kacvinsky

    Rated: 4.12 of 5 stars
    · 17 ratings
    For four weeks Maddie has been living in Los Angeles, trying to be good. But no matter how hard she tries, something inside her won't be sated. She can't live a life of half-truths and false pretenses. So one night, she says how she really feels. That's all it takes. One night...
  • The Traitor by Veronica Roth

    The Traitor by Veronica Roth

    Rated: 4.08 of 5 stars
    · 29 ratings
    Complete your Divergent library with the Four stories! Fans of the Divergent series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth will be excited by "Four: The Traitor," the fourth of four stories, each between fifty and seventy-five pages long, set in the world of Divergent and told from Tobias's point of view...
  • Three by Kristen Simmons

    Three by Kristen Simmons

    Rated: 4.08 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    Ember Miller and Chase Jennings are ready to stop running. After weeks spent in hiding as two of the Bureau of Reformation’s most wanted criminals, they have finally arrived at the safe house, where they hope to live a safe and quiet existence. And all that’s left is smoking ruins...
  • The Gender Lie by Bella Forrest

    The Gender Lie by Bella Forrest

    Rated: 4.09 of 5 stars
    · 19 ratings
    "I'd want you to help me win a war..." After discovering the shocking secret buried deep within The Green, Violet has a grave decision to make. Trust the woman who saved her, or not? So far, everything about the woman has taken Violet by surprise. Her behavior has been honest and upfront - a refreshing change for Violet...
  • The Returning by Rachelle Dekker

    The Returning by Rachelle Dekker

    Rated: 4.16 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    Twenty years have passed since Carrington and Remko Brant's baby, Elise, was kidnapped and they were forced to leave her captive in the Authority City. Though they fled with the Seers far from Authority reach, they've never given up hope of rescuing their daughter from the man who betrayed them...
  • The Severed Tower by J. Barton Mitchell

    The Severed Tower by J. Barton Mitchell

    Rated: 4.17 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    Holt, Mira, and Max have fled Midnight City with Zoey after watching her repel an entire Assembly army. Zoey's powers are unlocked, but who and what she is remains a mystery. All she knows is that she must reach the Severed Tower, an infamous location in the middle of the world's most dangerous landscape: The Strange Lands, a place where the laws of physics have completely broken down...
  • Rebels by Jill Williamson

    Rebels by Jill Williamson

    Rated: 4.17 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    In this third book in the series of fantasy/dystopian novels from award-winning author Jill Williamson, three teens must try to hold on to their values amidst the subjugation and lies of the government...
  • Reclaim by Casey L. Bond, Indie Books Gone Wild

    Reclaim by Casey L. Bond, Indie Books Gone Wild

    Rated: 4.17 of 5 stars
    · 6 ratings
    The Greaters have ruled over the Lessers since The Fall. They’ve taken Abby’s family. They’ve taken her friends. They’ve taken her hostage and threatened the villages. Enough is enough. Freedom is worth fighting for. Love is worth dying for. And the Lessers are done taking orders from the Greaters. Reclaim…the epic conclusion of the award-winning Harvest Saga...
  • Revolutionary by Krista McGee

    Revolutionary by Krista McGee

    Rated: 4.13 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    All her life Thalli thought she was an anomaly. Now she must use her gifts to fulfill the role she was called to play: Revolutionary. Back in the underground State against her will, Thalli is no longer the anomaly she was before. She has proven herself to be a powerful leader aboveground and returns with information that Dr...
  • The Calling by Rachelle Dekker

    The Calling by Rachelle Dekker

    Rated: 4.13 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    Remko Brant had never been so sure of anything as escaping the Authority City with Carrington Hale. But bravado comes easy when you have nothing to lose. Now a husband, father, and the tactical leader of the Seers, Remko has never had so much at risk. As he and his team execute increasingly dangerous rescue missions inside the city, they face growing peril from a new enemy...
  • The Son by Veronica Roth

    The Son by Veronica Roth

    Rated: 4.05 of 5 stars
    · 28 ratings
    More Four! Fans of the Divergent series by No. 1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth will be thrilled by ‘The Son’, the third of four new short stories told from Four’s perspective...
  • The Saints by Lex Thomas

    The Saints by Lex Thomas

    Rated: 4.08 of 5 stars
    · 15 ratings
    A cross between the Gone series and Lord of the Flies, Quarantine #2: The Saints contunues this frenetically paced and scary young adult series that illustrates just how deadly high school can be. Nothing was worse than being locked in—until they opened the door... McKinley High has been a battle ground for eighteen months since a virus outbreak led to a military quarantine of the school...
  • Four: The Initiate by Veronica Roth

    Four: The Initiate by Veronica Roth

    Rated: 4.04 of 5 stars
    · 34 ratings
    Complete your Divergent library with the Four stories! Fans of the Divergent series by #1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth will be delighted by "Four: The Initiate," the second of four stories, each between fifty and seventy-five pages long, set in the world of Divergent and told from Tobias's point of view...
  • Sky on Fire by Emmy Laybourne

    Sky on Fire by Emmy Laybourne

    Rated: 4.05 of 5 stars
    · 22 ratings
    Trapped in a superstore by a series of escalating disasters, including a monster hailstorm and terrifying chemical weapons spill, brothers Dean and Alex learned how to survive and worked together with twelve other kids to build a refuge from the chaos. But then strangers appeared, destroying their fragile peace, and bringing both fresh disaster and a glimmer of hope...
  • The Choosing by Rachelle Dekker

    The Choosing by Rachelle Dekker

    Rated: 4.05 of 5 stars
    · 14 ratings
    “Not to be Chosen would yield a cruel fate of my own making.” Like all citizens since the Ruining, Carrington Hale knows the importance of this day. But she never expected the moment she’d spent a lifetime preparing for—her Choosing ceremony—would end in disaster. Ripped from her family, she’ll spend her days serving as a Lint, the lowest level of society...
  • Recoil by Joanne Macgregor

    Recoil by Joanne Macgregor

    Rated: 4.13 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    When a skilled gamer gets recruited as a sniper in the war against a terrorist-produced pandemic, she discovers there’s more than one enemy and more than one war. The Game is real. Three years after a series of terrorist attacks flooded the US with a lethal plague, society has changed radically...
  • Flame by Amy Kathleen Ryan

    Flame by Amy Kathleen Ryan

    Rated: 4.04 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    In the thrilling conclusion to the Sky Chasers series Waverly, Kieran, and Seth struggle to survive on-board the New Horizon—and take down their enemies before it's too late. Waverly and the other members of the Empyrean have scattered, and their home ship has been destroyed...
  • The Towering Sky by Katharine McGee

    The Towering Sky by Katharine McGee

    Rated: 4.04 of 5 stars
    · 12 ratings
    The final book in Katharine McGee's epic New York Times bestselling Thousandth Floor series When you have everything, you have everything to lose. Welcome back to New York, 2119. A skyscraper city, fueled by impossible dreams. Leda just wants to move on from what happened in Dubai. Until a new investigation forces her to seek help—from the person she’s spent all year trying to forget...
  • Rising: After the Thaw by Tamar Sloan, Heidi Catherine

    Rising: After the Thaw by Tamar Sloan, Heidi Catherine

    Rated: 4.03 of 5 stars
    · 10 ratings
    Four tests. Seven days. Nine teens. Only the chosen shall breed.Humans now live in a super greenhouse. Seas have risen. Oceans have acidified. And the fight for resources is deadly. To ensure nothing of this magnitude ever happens again, only those with enough intelligence and heart will earn the right to bear children and heal the earth...
  • Corruption by Jessica Shirvington

    Corruption by Jessica Shirvington

    Rated: 4.02 of 5 stars
    · 13 ratings
    How do you live with yourself when you’ve deceived the one you love? How do you move on when the person you’ve been fighting to save betrays you? Two years ago, Maggie Stevens began the hunt. Four weeks ago, Maggie’s world fell apart, when she finally found what she’d been looking for. And when Quentin, who had blindly trusted her, unravelled her web of lies...
  • The Treatment by Suzanne Young

    The Treatment by Suzanne Young

    Rated: 4.00 of 5 stars
    · 26 ratings
    Can Sloane and James survive the lies and secrets surrounding them, or will The Program claim them in the end? Find out in this sequel to The Program, which Publishers Weekly called “chilling and suspenseful.” How do you stop an epidemic? Sloane and James are on the run after barely surviving the suicide epidemic and The Program. But they’re not out of danger...
  • Frozen by Erin Bowman

    Frozen by Erin Bowman

    Rated: 4.00 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    The Heists were only the beginning. Gray Weathersby escaped from the primitive town of Claysoot expecting to find answers, but what he discovered shook him to the core: A ruthless dictator with absolute power. An army of young soldiers blinded by lies. And a growing rebellion determined to fight back...
  • Guardian by Alex London

    Guardian by Alex London

    Rated: 4.01 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    The pulse-pounding sequel to Proxy! Inspired by The Whipping Boy and Feed, this adrenaline-fueled thriller will appeal to fans of The Hunger Games and Divergent. In the new world led by the Rebooters, former Proxy Syd is the figurehead of the Revolution, beloved by some and hated by others. Liam, a seventeen-year-old Rebooter, is Syd’s bodyguard and must protect him with his life...
  • Breaking Point by Kristen Simmons

    Breaking Point by Kristen Simmons

    Rated: 4.00 of 5 stars
    · 22 ratings
    The second installment in Kristen Simmons's fast-paced, gripping YA dystopian series. After faking their deaths to escape from prison, Ember Miller and Chase Jennings have only one goal: to lay low until the Federal Bureau of Reformation forgets they ever existed...
  • I Am Alive by Cameron Jace

    I Am Alive by Cameron Jace

    Rated: 4.00 of 5 stars
    · 16 ratings
    I am not my heart rate. I am not my skills. I am not my sleeping problems. I am not my stress. I am not my fears. I am not how I look like. I am the very essence of me. I am my will. I am my passion. I am my beliefs. I am how much I can give and receive love. I am infinite and possible. I am my soul. My name is Decca Tenderstone...
  • Stolen by Erin Bowman

    Stolen by Erin Bowman

    Rated: 4.00 of 5 stars
    · 8 ratings
    In this thrilling 100-page digital prequel novella, enter the world of Taken, a heart-pounding dystopian sci-fi series from Erin Bowman.Before Gray Weathersby uncovered the truth about Claysoot and the Laicos Project, a girl named Bree came of age in the coastal settlement of Saltwater—and made her own surprising journey to the world beyond its borders...
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