Here are just a few of the titles that we read in February! We’ll be sharing our thoughts on all of them over the next few weeks. (Spoiler alert: we loved them!)
UNINVITED by Sophie Jordan
The Scarlet Letter meets Minority Report in bestselling author Sophie Jordan’s chilling new novel about a teenage girl who is ostracized when her genetic test proves she’s destined to become a murderer.
GOLDEN by Jessi Kirby
Armed with clues from the past, Parker enlists the help of her best friend, Kat, and Trevor, her longtime crush, to track down some leads. The mystery ends up taking Parker places that she never could have imagined. And she soon finds that taking the road less traveled makes all the difference.
IMPOSSIBLE KNIFE OF MEMORY by Laurie Halse Anderson
For the past five years, Hayley Kincaid and her father, Andy, have been on the road, never staying long in one place as he struggles to escape the demons that have tortured him since his return from Iraq.
DEFY by Sara B. Larson
With hidden foes lurking around every corner, is Alex strong enough to save herself and the kingdom she’s sworn to protect?
PIVOT POINT by Kasie West
Knowing the outcome doesn’t always make a choice easier …
We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
Four cousins of a privileged family spend summers on a private island.
Winner's Curse by Marie Rutoski
A general’s daughter must choose between entering the military or get married, and falls in love with a slave.
Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge
Based on Beauty and the Beast, a girl is destined to kill the man she is betrothed to marry to save her kingdom- until she finds herself falling in love with him.
Alienated by Melissa Landers
A girl hosts the first alien exchange student and they fall in love.
Landry Park by Bethany Hagen
Girl is torn between her duties to her family and the gentry class, but cannot ignore the suffering of the lower classes.
White Space by Isla Blick
A girl who can jump into the blank spaces between lines of books, into a realm where realities are created and destroyed, may be a fictional character herself. Inkheart meets the Matrix
Nil by Lynn Matson
When you end up on the island of Nil, you’re given one year to escape, or you die.
Side Effects May Vary by Julie
When Alice thinks she is going to die of cancer, she creates a bucket list of revenge and hope- and when it’s finished, she goes into remission and must deal with the consequences of what she’s done.