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The Carlswick Affair by SL Beaumont

Genre: Young Adult Mystery

Price: FREE

As Stephanie delves into the mystery surrounding her great-aunt’s death, she uncovers secrets long hidden.

Ripley says: A perfect winter read that will have you mesmerized.

Soren says: Well-written with believable characters.

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Beyond: Afterlife Book 1 by Willow Rose

Genre: Young Adult Paranormal

Price: FREE

Meghan is 16 when she dies and wakes up on a flying steamboat on her way to a school run by Angels.

Ripley says: Great start to an awesome series.

Soren says: Love the voice and the story.

 

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Sunbolt by Intisar Khanani

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $0.99

Orphaned at a young age, Hitomi has learned to hide her magical aptitude and who her parents really were

Ripley says: Grabs you from the first page and doesn’t let go.

Soren says: Unique world-building and great storytelling.

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Fourth World by Lyssa Chiavari

Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi

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Life on Mars isn’t all it’s cracked up to be, until Isaak finds an ancient coin among his missing father’s possessions and everything changes.

Ripley says: Excellent YA sci-fi.

Soren says: Not a single review under 3 stars makes this a sure read.

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The Road To Kalbakar by Paul E. Horsman

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $3.99

As ship’s boy, Eskander runs messages, gets the dirtiest jobs, and tries to stay out of his betters’ way.

Ripley says: Packed full of adventure, magic, and monsters.

Soren says: Compelling plot and great characters.

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Exit Stage Left by Gail Nall

Genre: Young Adult Contemporary

Price: $1.99

Casey was born to be an actress, so when she doesn’t get the lead in the school play, she begins to question everything.

Ripley says: Great book with realistic characters.

Soren says: Fun, quality read.

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Amanda Lester & The Pink Suger Conspiracy by Paula Berinstein

Genre: Middle Grade Mystery

Price: FREE

Amanda wouldn’t be caught dead going into the family business. Her ancestor, Sherlock Holmes’s colleague Inspector G. Lestrade, is a twit.

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Allie Strom & The Ring of Solomon by Justin Sloan

Genre: Middle Grade Fantasy

Price: $0.99

On the same day of her mom’s disappearance, Allie finds the necklace her mother was never without.

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The Seven Gods of Luck by David Kudler

Genre: Children’s Fairytale

Price: $2.99

Sachiko and Kenji just want to welcome the new year in the proper way, but their mother tells them they don’t have the money for a New Year’s feast.

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Blade of the Sea by Jesse Nethermind

Genre: Children’s Adventure

Price: $2.99

Trish ventures outside the safety of her village to find the legendary Blade of the Sea before a an evil band of pirates finds it first.

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Skycastle, The Demon, and Me  by Andy Mulberry

Genre: Children’s Fantasy

Price: $2.99

Jack gets more than he bargained for when he orders a demon named Brinkloven Crowley, the Third, Brink for short– straight from the Underworld.

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Emma and The Banderwigh by Matthew S. Cox

Genre: Children’s Fantasy

Price: $3.99

Ten-year-old Emma doesn’t believe in faerie tales or monsters that secret children away in the night–until she meets one.

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Strings by G. Miki Hayden

Genre: Middle Grade Sci-Fi

Price: $4.99

Robert finds himself in a newly chaotic world. Buildings move when and where they please, and time jumps around according to no known laws of physics.

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Lily by S. Smith

Genre: Middle Grade Dystopian

Price: $3.99

When her friends disappear, thirteen-year-old Lily sets out to discover more about the secret organization with which they had become involved.

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Ealrin and his companions are in a tight place. Some are being dragged away by menacing elves, others go to warn of impending war, still more are kidnapped and sailed far away.

And one still can’t use the Magic she was born with.

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Mindspeak by Heather Sunseri

Genre: Young Adult Dystopian Romance

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Lexi keeps two secrets from her classmates—she’s the daughter of a geneticist, and she can influence people’s thoughts.

Ripley says: A wonderful beginning to a page-turning series.

Soren says: Great read. Grab it now.

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Before the Luck Runs Out by TJ Muir

Genre: Young Adult Epic Fantasy

Price: $0.99

For fourteen years Jedda has been scrounging for survival in the alleys of Tatak Rhe, but buried in his blood lies the gift of magic.

Ripley says: A mix of high fantasy and magical technology.

Soren says: Unique and compelling.

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The Recoil Trilogy by Joanne Macgregor

Genre: Young Adult Dystopian Romance

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When Jinxy, a skilled gamer, wins a war simulation game, she’s recruited as a sniper for the war on terrorism.

Ripley says: You’re going to burn through these books. I promise.

Soren says: This is your next YA dystopian binge read.

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Taste by Mary E. Twomey

Genre: New Adult Urban Fantasy

Price: $0.99

When a shapeshifter and a half-vampire crash into October’s life, she finds herself in a world where Filipino fairytales are real.

Ripley says: Not like anything you’ve read- in a good way.

Soren says: Great world-building.

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Revolt by J.D. Harpley

Genre: Young Adult Cyberpunk

Price: $2.99

Hopper’s thirst for revenge against the doctors of The Mill shapes the revolt of the century.

Ripley says: Dark, steampunk storytelling.

Soren says: Book two of a strange and intriguing series.

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Omen Operation by Taylor Brooke

Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi

Price: $3.99

After an epidemic spreads through the country, Brooklyn Harper’s high school years come to an abrupt end.

Ripley says: Once you start, you won’t be able to put it down.

Soren says: Not a single review under 3 stars makes this a sure read.

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When teenage runaway, Kade Kingsley, is mugged and left for dead he doesn’t count on being rescued by a girl with secrets…secrets that rival his own.

As Julienne nurses Kade back to health, an uneasy bond forms between them. They need each other, even if they don’t realize it, and even if they have a hard time accepting it. Because danger is coming at them from all sides, and they must figure out if they can trust each other…before it’s too late.

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The Keeper and the Rulership by Emily Martha Sorensen

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

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In a world where magic and mathematics are forbidden, Raneh is hiding a dangerous secret.

Ripley says: A hidden gem of a story that will keep you reading.

Soren says: Delightful fantasy for all ages.

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The Legacy Human by Susan Kaye Quinn

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $0.99

Eli is a legacy human, preserved and cherished for his unaltered genetic code, just like the rainforest he paints.

Ripley says: Awesome YA sci-fi concept. Don’t miss this one.

Soren says: If you haven’t read Susan Kaye Quinn, start now.

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The Sword Chronicles by Ronald Long

Genre: Young Adult Epic Fantasy

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A madman gathers an army to rid the continent of all elves, dwarves, and anyone who would stand in his way.

Ripley says: Three fantasy novels for under a buck.

Soren says: An epic trilogy for sword and sorcery fans.

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Scarred by Joanne Macgregor

Genre: Young Adult Romance

Price: $0.99

Sloane has the perfect life, until an accident leaves her badly scarred and emotionally traumatized.

Ripley says: Don’t miss this Bestseller in YA fiction.

Soren says: Realistic, emotional, and extremely well-written.

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Swarmed by Simone Pond

Price: Young Adult Dystopian

Genre: $2.99

Kalli will stop at nothing to find her missing brother, even if it messes up her Date of Death and she dies early.

Ripley says: Great concept, awesome setting, and really well told.

Soren says: Excellent world-building in this Victorian Dystopian tale.

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Harry The Happy Mouse is a cheerful, traditional story about a Mouse called Harry who lives in the English countryside.

Harry helps Frog, but asks Frog to repay the kindness to someone else. We follow the good deed as it moves through other characters, who each selflessly help someone else, making themselves feel happy in the process!

Illustrated by the award winning Janelle Dimmett, bringing the beautiful story to life.

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Jaden Toussaint The Greatest by Marti Dumas

Genre: Children’s Graphic Novel

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Jaden Toussaint, 5 year-old scientist and all around cool dude, is on a mission to convince the grown-ups that he needs more SCREEN TIME.

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The Pygmy Dragon by Marc Secchia

Genre: Middle Grade African Fantasy

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Stolen from her jungle home and sold to a zookeeper, Pip knows only a world behind bars, living as a zoo attraction.

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Invisible by Cecily Anne Paterson

Genre: Middle Grade Contemporary

Price: $2.37

For Jazmine, it’s easier to take out her hearing aid and pretend nothing’s wrong than to admit she’s heartbroken about her dad dying.

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Dumpsters & Dinosaurs by Lois D. Brown

Genre: Children’s Fantasy

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Steven never wondered where monsters like Big Foot or Loch Ness came from until he found an old stone box holding a big secret.

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Faery Swap by Susan Kaye Quinn

Genre: Middle Grade Fantasy

Price: $3.99

When a faery prince and a human end up soul-sharing one body, they must work together to save their worlds before the window between them slams shut.

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Hieroglyph by Wendy Scott

Middle Grade Historical Adventure

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Can TC help her archaeologist uncle unearth evidence that Ancient Egyptians visited Australia before he’s discredited by those that want the past to stay buried?

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Into The Hare Wood by Tonya Macalino

Genre: Children’s Urban Fantasy

Price: $4.99

This summer, instead of trips to the pool, Hannah and Cameron find themselves guarded by ranks of neighborhood cats and haunted by a mad man from the woods.

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Snowball: Chronicles of a Wererabbit by Michelle Zeman

Genre: Middle Grade Paranormal

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I wasn’t born with a scar on my forehead. I’m not an heir to a distant kingdom. I was born a rabbit, my destiny simply to die in a laboratory.

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In the medieval Northlands, a dangerous family seeks power and slaughters all who get in their way.

Children’s rhymes hint at what’s to come, but no one recognizes the danger at hand.

Astrid doesn’t know she holds the key to this power.
She’s just a blacksmith who makes swords for dragonslayers.

But Astrid has a dark secret …
A dragon once chewed her up and spit her out.

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Third Daughter by Susan Kaye Quinn

Genre: Young Adult Historical Romance

Price: FREE

Sneaking out of the palace isn’t one of Aniri’s best ideas, but the Third Daughter of the Queen has to have some fun.

Ripley says: A creative Bollywood style romance with tons of charm.

Soren says: Set in an alternate East Indian with skyships and royal intrigue.

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The Cave Maze by C.A.A Allen

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $0.99

Raff was only eight when a bloodied sorcerer tutored him on the perils of questing in the Cave Maze.

Ripley says: The action-packed excitement will keep your reading.

Soren says: Awesome cover with a story line to match.

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Glimmers of Glass by Emma Savant

Genre: Young Adult Urban Fantasy

Price: $0.99

Portland, Oregon hides a shimmering world of magic–a world faerie Olivia Feye won’t touch with a ten-foot wand.

Ripley says: Delightful and well-written. Does not dissapoint.

Soren says: A fresh take on the Cinderella tale.

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Girl of Fire by Norma Hinkens

Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi

Price: $0.99

Fleeing an invasion by Galactic Pirates, two teens find refuge on a mining vessel that harbors more than one dark secret.

Ripley says: If you haven’t read Norma Hinkens yet, what are you waiting for?

Soren says: Not a single review under 4 stars makes this a sure read.

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Darker Water by Lauren Stewart

Genre: New Adult Romance

Price: $3.99

After another painful breakup, Laney finally understands that love is a fairytale and rarely comes with a happy ending.

Ripley says: Romance, humor, lightness, and dark. This book has it all.

Soren says: Rave reviews for this New Adult contemporary romance.

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The Silverleaf Chronicles follows the life of Silverleaf, a dragonmaster who was born into a world without dragons, and doomed to die as a madman alone in the wilderness until a young woman enters his life, and a mysterious army marches across the land destroying all in its path. Get the full first season of The Dragon Masters, The Silverleaf Chronicles, FREE December 24th – December 29th!

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Time Trap by Micah Caida

Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi

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Rayen’s memory is blank. Her future’s in question, and her power is dangerous.

Ripley says: Excellent start to the series with a satisfying ending.

Soren says: Keeps you on the edge of your seat and wanting more.

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Across Enemy Space by L.J. Simpson

Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi

Price: $0.99

A collection including one novella and three short stories of hard sci-fi.

Ripley says: Fun, entertaining and well-written.

Soren says: Great world-building and strong sci-fi elements.

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The Seventh of the Seventh by Tracy Todd

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $1.99

On the night before her 17th birthday, Aliana wakes up in a metallic chamber with no memory of how she got there.

Ripley says: An action-packed, page-turning read.

Soren says: Quality character development and storytelling.

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Crashing The Game by A.J. Bakke

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $3.00

Now that he’s settled on a world where video games don’t exist, Brandon thinks his gaming days are over.

Ripley says: Full of humor with a realistic teen voice.

Soren says: An awesome read for fantasy and gaming fans alike.

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Young Immortal, Allie Carmichael struggles with the fact that her life was built on a foundation of lies. After that harrowing revelation, she is left an angry, twisted mess, constantly dancing on the edge of losing control of her power.

Her anger is a warning––and this time the price for her mistakes will be much higher.

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True Calling by Siobhan Davis

Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi

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Planet Novo was everything is promised to be until the authorities introduced The Calling as their response to repopulation.

Ripley says: A sci-fi dystopian romance that will keep you reading.

Soren says: Great start to a compelling YA series.

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The Soulstealer’s Child by Brandon Gray

Genre: Young Adult Urban Fantasy

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Something deep draws James and Lucy together, revealing their hidden pasts: one is an angel, one is half-demon.

Ripley says: Lovely little UF romance. Very entertaining.

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The Collector  by Tracy Todd

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $1.99

I’ve done it this time. Broken my Downer oath, and lost my home for good. And was it all really worth it?

Ripley says: Book two of this compelling series doesn’t disappoint.

Soren says: Good character development and a solid story.

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Beyond the Forest by Kay L Ling

Genre: New Adult Fantasy

Price: $3.99

Lana can draw arcane powers from gemstones, but that doesn’t mean she’s ready to confront a gem master.

Ripley says: A modern fantasy for all ages.

Soren says: Not a single review under 4 stars makes this a sure read.

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“Craven’s Immortals are truly one of a kind.” Goodreads reviewer

An Ancient race of Immortals. An Ominous Prophecy.  A lonely girl with a dark past and an even more frightening future. An Immortal boy with the weight of the world on his young shoulders. Together they are equals, the most powerful Immortals of their generation.

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Born of Water by Autumn M. Brit

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: FREE

In the buried archives of the Temple of Dust lies the secret to defeating the creature known as The Curse.

Ripley says: Great characters and a unique premise.

Soren says: Awesome take on elemental magic and fantasy.

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Chroma: Imogen’s Secret by B Fleetwood

Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi

Price: $0.99

Imogen Reiner can read emotions, the colored spectrum of auras unseen by anyone else.

Ripley says: Intelligent, fast-paced and fun.

Soren says: Not a single review under four stars makes this a must read.

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No One Dies In The Garden of Syn by Michael Seidelman

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $0.99

Syn Wade stumbles into an odd world where her cystic fibrosis is gone, but something lurking there might be worse.

Ripley says: Excellent storytelling that grapples with some hard issues.

Soren says: Mysterious, moody, and entertaining.

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Invisible by Cecily Anne Paterson

Genre: Young Adult Contemporary

Price: $2.37

For Jazmine, it’s easier to take out her hearing aid and drift silently along than face her father’s recent death.

Ripley says: Great teen voice and a story well-told.

Soren says: Full of depth and heart with a very satisfying ending.

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Ripley Patton lives in Portland, Oregon with one cat, two teenagers, and a man who wants to live on a boat. She is an award-winning short story writer and author of The PSS Chronicles, a YA paranormal thriller series.

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