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Jet Set by Carrie Karasyov

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By Carrie Karasyov

I am Lucy Peterson, and enable me inform you—I do not slot in at my new boarding university in Switzerland in any respect. Caviar at each meal, white-tie affairs (because black-tie is so final season), journeys to Geneva to choose up the newest couture, and genuine dwell royals lurking round each nook? None of that's quite my pace. i am simply your typical American teenager, right here on scholarship, able to kick a few educational and tennis butt so i will be able to have my decide of Ivy League schools. simply now i am falling in all places myself to provoke my weigh down, who simply occurs to be a prince, i have gotten myself knotted up in a tabloid disaster—literally—and the "It" clique on campus has determined that i'm precious in their evil scorn. What have I gotten myself into?

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Blue Bloods 2 Masquerade by Melissa De La Cruz

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By Melissa De La Cruz

Schuyler Van Alen desires an evidence for the mysterious deaths of younger vampires. along with her ally, Oliver, Schuyler travels to Italy within the wish of discovering the only guy who can help—her grandfather.  in the meantime, again in ny, arrangements are feverishly underway for the 400 Ball, an particular gala hosted by way of the city's prosperous, robust, and unhuman—a precise Blue Blood affair. But it is on the after-party, a masquerade ball thrown through the crafty Mimi strength, that the genuine hazard lurks. Hidden in the back of the mask is a revelation that might ceaselessly swap the process a tender vampire's destiny.Rich with glamour, perspective, and vampire lore, this moment installment within the Blue Bloods saga will depart readers thirsting for more.  

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Dark Guardian #1: Moonlight by Rachel Hawthorne

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By Rachel Hawthorne

I see him and be aware of what this turmoil inside me capacity: he is the single. My without end. kayla is the character lover, the all-American good looks who cannot comprehend why she's so attracted to far away, brooding Lucas. followed as a tender baby, she has no method of figuring out that she's inherited a terrifying—and thrilling—gene that would swap her existence endlessly. lucas is harmful, beautiful . . . and a werewolf. As chief of the darkish Guardians, shape-shifters who assemble deep in the kingdom park, he has sworn to guard his pack. but if Lucas reveals his real soul mate, his love may possibly placed all of them in harm's approach. As Lucas and Kayla fight with their emotions for every different, a better risk lurks: people have came upon the darkish Guardians and are making plans their destruction. Kayla needs to make a choice from the lifestyles she is aware and the affection she feels definite is her future.

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Pants on Fire by Meg Cabot

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By Meg Cabot

But she cannot precisely inform the reality, either—not while she's juggling boyfriends, secretly hating the highschool soccer group every body else worships, and attempting to have the simplest summer time ever. no less than Katie has all of it below regulate (sort of). Her greatest mystery, what relatively occurred the evening Tommy Sullivan is a freak used to be spray-painted at the junior excessive health club wall, is safe.

That is, till Tommy comes again to city. Katie is certain he will spoil all her plans, and she'll do whatever to hold directly to her excellent lifestyles. whether it skill telling extra lies. no matter if, now that Tommy's round, she's actually—truthfully—having the time of her life.

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Die Before I Wake by Laurie Breton

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By Laurie Breton

Simply 5 days once they meet, Julie Hanrahan and Dr. Thomas Larkin alternate vows on a moonlit Caribbean seashore, the whirlwind end to a romance that is swept her off her toes. Tom is attractive, witty and fascinating and Julie's definite she's stumbled on her Prince Charming.But no longer each fairy story ends fortunately ever after.With a workaholic husband, a adversarial spouse's mother and a green with envy stepdaughter, the honeymoon does not final lengthy. particularly after Julie unearths out that Tom's first spouse did not die in an twist of fate in spite of everything. The police officers known as her loss of life a suicide, yet Julie is confident that someone helped Beth over the aspect of the speedy River Bridge.Every marriage has its secrets and techniques. Julie is beginning to wonder whether she'll continue to exist studying the reality approximately hers…or die ahead of she wakes.

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Tomorrow, When the War Began (The Tomorrow Series #1) by John Marsden

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By John Marsden

Whilst Ellie and her acquaintances pass tenting, they've got no concept they're leaving their previous lives at the back of perpetually. regardless of a less-than-tragic nutrition scarcity and a mystery overwhelm or , every thing is going as deliberate. yet every week later, they go back domestic to discover their homes empty and their pets ravenous. anything has long past wrong--horribly fallacious. sooner than lengthy, they detect the rustic has been invaded, and the full city has been captured--including their households and all their buddies. Ellie and the opposite survivors face an very unlikely determination: they could flee for the mountains or give up. Or they could struggle.

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Bratfest at Tiffany's by Lisi Harrison

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By Lisi Harrison

Massie Block: The Briarwood boys have invaded OCD and are taking on every little thing. Worse, the football boys became so renowned that the beautiful Committee's alpha prestige is in severe jeopardy. So Massie lays out a brand new Year-New lovely Committee rule: someone stuck crushing on a boy might be thrown out of the NPC-forever. yet will she manage to keep on with her personal decree whilst she sees that Derrington has ditched his shorts-obsession in desire of ah-dorable jeans?

Alicia Rivera: Is the other of onboard with the boyfast. Her weigh down, the Ralph Lauren-luh-ving Josh Hotz, is extra impossible to resist than crème brûlée fro-yo. yet is he worthy wasting her spot within the NPC? And taking up the wrath of Massie?

Dylan Marvil: Is so prepared for the boyfast. She's straightened her unruly pink hair and completely pressed boys out of her existence. If in basic terms she may possibly do an identical with curly fries and caramel popcorn.

Kristen Gregory: Has traded her sporty-chic Pumas for Billabong board shorts and a shark enamel necklace. She claims she's sworn off boy-crushes, so what is together with her Blue overwhelm makeover?

Claire Lyons: Spent all summer season puzzling over Cam's one blue eye and one eco-friendly eye. yet now he is moved directly to a brand new woman speedier than you could say cuh-yutest couple. at the least Claire eventually has a safe spot within the NPC-unless jealousy-flirting breaks the boyfast. . . .

The Clique: the single factor more durable than getting into is staying in.

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The Last Good Place of Lily Odilon by Sara Beitia

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By Sara Beitia

""We need to get to her first"" kidnapped? Runaway? homicide sufferer? Lily Odilonlocal wild baby from a middle-of-nowhere townhas vanished after spending the evening together with her boyfriend, new child Albert Morales. Suspected in her disappearance, Albert units out with Lilys prickly more youthful sister, Olivia, to find what rather occurred to Lilyand to maintain the promise he made to her past due one evening. *** ""Reminiscent of John Green's Paper cities (2008), this noir mystery hooks readers with life like discussion, totally fleshed characters and lots of twists. incredible to the final, strong page."" KIRKUS experiences ""A trip worth taking."" PUBLISHERS WEEKLY ""In this debut suspense novel, young people look for elusive truths approximately Lily's kinfolk of their small Idaho city. With a bankruptcy constitution such as Paul Fleischman's Whirligig (Holt, 1998), the unconventional calls for readers to piece jointly entire images of the characters in 3 divergent tale traces as a way to achieve an entire figuring out in their plight.""SCHOOL LIBRARY magazine ""This debut novel boasts a powerful narrative force, deft scene surroundings, and is not undesirable at supplying catch-your-breath suspense, either."" BOOKLIST

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