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Frostblood

     PZ7.1.B586 Fr 2017  

     Book 1 of 2 in the Frostblood Saga series

      Seventeen-year-old Ruby is a Fireblood who has concealed her powers of heat and flame from the cruel Frostblood   
      ruling class her entire life. But when her mother is killed trying to protect her, and rebel Frostbloods demand her help to   
      overthrow their bloodthirsty king, she agrees to come out of hiding, desperate to have her revenge.

Firstlife

PZ7.S55887 Fir 2016  

Book 1 of 2 in the Everlife series

Tenley "Ten" Lockwood has spent the past thirteen months locked inside the Prynne Asylum. She's earned her rep as the craziest of crazies, but that doesn't stop the torture. Ten can leave, but only if she allows her parents to choose where she'll live—after she dies. 

Lifeblood

PZ7.S5591435 Lif 2017  

Book 2 of 2 in the Everlife series

"My Firstlife is over, but my Everlife is only now beginning." 

With her last living breath, Tenley "Ten" Lockwood made her choice and picked her realm in the Everlife. Now, as the war between Troika and Myriad rages, she must face the consequences. 

Reign of Shadows

PZ7.J76845 Rei 2016  

Book 1 of 2 in the Reign of Shadows series

Luna, an orphaned princess, has been living in a tower with her rescuers since they saved her from an assassin on the day she was born. On that day, her kingdom and all its neighbors were plunged into seemingly eternal darkness thanks to a lunar eclipse. What's worse, enormous flesh-eating creatures (called "Dwellers") came scuttling out of the ground as the endless night fell hard on the land. Now, 17 years after the eclipse, Luna happens to rescue a rugged survivor named Fowler, who agrees to travel with the princess to a fabled island free of Dwellers.

The Girl From Everywhere

PZ7.1.H4446 Gi 2016  

Book 1 of 2 in the Girl From Everywhere series

‚ÄčAs the daughter of a time traveler, Nix has spent sixteen years sweeping across the globe and through the centuries aboard her father’s ship. Modern-day New York City, nineteenth-century Hawaii, other lands seen only in myth and legend—Nix has been to them all. But when her father gambles with her very existence, it all may be about to end. Rae Carson meets Outlander in this epic debut fantasy.

The Ship Beyond Time

PZ7.1.H4446 Shi 2017 

Book 2 of 2 in the Girl From Everywhere series

Nix has spent her whole life journeying to places both real and imagined aboard her time-traveling father’s ship. And now it’s finally time for her to take the helm. Her future lies bright before her—until she learns that she is destined to lose the one she loves.

Thief of Lies

PZ7.D73 Thi 2016  

Book 1 of 2 in the Library Jumpers series

Gia Kearns would rather fight with boys than kiss them. That is, until Arik, a leather clad hottie in the Boston Athenaeum, suddenly disappears. While examining the book of world libraries he abandoned, Gia unwittingly speaks the key that sucks her and her friends into a photograph and transports them into a Paris library, where Arik and his Sentinels-magical knights charged with protecting humans from the creatures traveling across the gateway books-rescue them from a demonic hound.

Seven Black Diamonds

PZ7.M34788 Sev 2016  

Book 1 of 2 in the Seven Black Diamonds series

The fae and the humans have been at war since before Lilywhite was born. Branded a criminal for being half human and half fae, Lilywhite Abernathy is forced to join a fae sleeper cell dedicated to destroying the human world by posing as the sons and daughters of humanity's most prominent families. 

One Blood Ruby

PZ7.M34788 One 2017  

Book 2 of 2 in the Blood Diamonds series

In this gripping follow-up to Melissa Marr’s lush Seven Black Diamonds, Lily and her friends are forced to reckon with the truth of their own lineage and to protect one of their own, no matter what—or who—comes between them.

The Dragon's Price

   PZ7.W6382 Dr 2017  

   Book 1 in the Transference Trilogy

   Fans of Julie Kagawa’s Talon and Renee Ahdieh’s The Wrath and the Dawn will devour this action-packed fantasy adventure about a girl who chooses to surrender herself to a deadly dragon rather than marry an enemy prince.

Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets: Illustrated Edition

PZ7.R79835 Haj 2016  

The Dursleys were so mean and hideous that summer that all Harry Potter wanted was to get back to the Hogwarts School for Witchcraft and Wizardry. But just as he's packing his bags, Harry receives a warning from a strange, impish creature named Dobby who says that if Harry Potter returns to Hogwarts, disaster will strike.

Heartless

PZ7.M571737 He 2016  

In this prequel to Alice in Wonderland, Cath would rather open a bakery and marry for love than accept a proposal from the King of Hearts, especially after meeting the handsome and mysterious court jester. 

Rise of Fire

PZ7.J76845 Ris 2017  

Book 2 of 2 in the Reign of Shadows series

Luna and Fowler have escaped the kingdom of Relhok, but they haven’t escaped the darkness. When a battle against the dark dwellers mortally injures Fowler, Luna is faced with a choice: put their fate in the hands of mysterious strangers or risk losing Fowler forever.

 

Wintersong

PS3610.A35694 W56 2017  

Book 1 of 2 in the Wintersong series

This YA fantasy is a richly detailed journey through German folklore and 19th-century Europe. Often overshadowed by her musically talented brother and her beautiful sister, Liesl assists her parents in running the family's inn. When her sister, Käthe, is taken by goblins, Liesl makes a wager to secure her release and travels underground to the alluring Goblin King's world in an attempt to win freedom for both herself and Käthe. This fantasy debut is rife with intricate details and world-building, as well as the charged relationship between Liesl and the Goblin King. 

Truthwitch

PZ7.D42492 Tr 2016  

Book 1 of 2 in the Witchlands series

Two best friends use their magic to save the world from war and corruption in Susan Dennard's New York Times bestselling YA fantasy, Truthwitch.

Windwitch

PZ7.D42492 Win 2017  

Book 2 of 2 in the Witchlands series

 On a continent ruled by three empires, some are born with a "witchery," a magical skill that sets them apart from others.In this follow-up to New York Times bestselling Truthwitch, a shadow man haunts the Nubrevnan streets, leaving corpses in his wake and then raising those corpses from the dead. Windwitch continues the tale of Merik cunning privateer, prince, and windwitch

Guardian of Secrets

PZ7.D73 Guar 2017  

Book 2 of 2 in the Library Jumpers series

Being a Sentinel isn't all fairytales and secret gardens. Sure, jumping through books into the world's most beautiful libraries to protect humans from mystical creatures is awesome. No one knows that better than Gia Kearns, but she could do without the part where people are always trying to kill her. Oh, and the fact that Pop and her had to move away from her friends and life as she knew it. And if that isn't enough, her boyfriend, Arik, is acting strangely. Like, maybe she should be calling him "ex," since he's so into another girl. But she doesn't have time to be mad or even jealous, because someone has to save the world from the upcoming apocalypse, and it looks like that's going to be Gia. Maybe. If she survives.

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