Monsters are real. They always have been, even if we choose not to see them.
Now, for the residents of Hunter’s Grove, the choice is no longer theirs. A power-hungry varcolac is breaking through the magic holding him back to lead his army of monsters to vengeance against human-kind.
Thankfully, Charlie Sullivan and four of his friends unknowingly possess the power to finish what centuries of humans before them have been unable to do.
Growing Up Neighbors by Frances Hoelsema
Genre: Young Adult Romance
Deborah and Nicholas have been neighbors since they were ten, but now something more is blooming.
Ripley says: A sweet, smart, romance with all the feels.
Soren says: Not a single review under 3 stars makes this a sure read.
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The Evolution Series 1-2 by Kelly Carrero
Genre: Young Adult Urban Fantasy
Jade Sommers’ life is turned upside down when a serious injury heals right before her eyes.
Ripley says: If you haven’t read Kelly Carrero yet, what are you waiting for?
Soren says: A great beginning to a compelling series.
Illuminated by Jackie Castle
Genre: Young Adult Fantasy
Alyra, mockingly known as Princess, was captured at an early age by the evil ruler, Darnel.
Ripley says: An enchanting fantasy read for all ages.
Soren says: Reminiscent of JRR Tolkein and CS Lewis.
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First Kiss by Ann Marie Frohoff
Genre: Young Adult Contemporary
Jake, a teenage rocker on the verge of stardom, reconnects with Alyssa, the younger girl next door.
Ripley says: A sexually charged romance for the mature YA reader.
Soren says: An edgy emotional ride you won’t want to miss.
Perfectly Imperfect by Gabriela Cabezue
Gemre: Young Adult Contemporary
High school sweethearts Farah and Chris are reunited when they return home to attend a friend’s wedding.
Ripley says: A beautifully written second chance love story.
Soren says: The second book in this excellent series.
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