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Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: FREE

Prince Tarik knows that if the world ever discovers his secret—that he was born a mage—he will lose everything.

Ripley says: Steampunk fantasy with a great story line and cast of characters.

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

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Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $0.99

When her father goes missing, Penelope Brave breaks the rules to find him… and ends up changing her world.

Ripley says: Love the cover, the premise, and the book.

Soren says: Catherine Wilson’s debut book proves she’s an author to watch.

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Genre: Young Adult Superhero

Price: $2.99

A solar powered girl. A boy with an alien sharing his brain. A girl with a black hole for her heart. And, a werewolf.

Ripley says: This has to be your next superhero read. 

Soren says: Fleshes out the teen superhero genre with skill and heart.

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Genre: Young Adult Sci Fi Romance

Price: $2.99

At the Institute, they breed people like livestock, deciding which of us get to grow up, and which will die.

Ripley says: Rave reviews for this YA dystopian/sci-fi ride. 

Soren says: You won’t be able to put it down. 

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f051ca26-5286-4208-b69d-afc8ab41ba28Saving Wishes by G.J. Walker-Smith

Genre: Young Adult Romance

Price: FREE

Charli has been branded a troublemaker, and she’s stuck in Pipers Cove, a speck of a town on the coast of Tasmania.

Ripley says: A fresh, sweet, romance with a unique setting.

Soren says: Well-fleshed-out characters and a compelling story line.

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4f028171-8ab2-4d8d-80a7-c78e8579624bOpen Minds by Susan Kaye Quinn

Genre: Young Adult Sci Fi

Price: FREE

Kira Moore is a zero, someone who can’t read thoughts or be read by others, so she can’t be trusted.

Ripley says: Great twist on the concept of power-wielding teens. 

Soren says: A page-turning start to an excellent series. 

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Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Romance

Price: $0.99

Charlie Kendrick hasn’t kissed a girl in decades but being a ghost doesn’t stop him from setting his sights on Dora. 

Ripley says: Touching and thrilling, with all the feels you need,

Soren says: This is your next new favorite ghost story. 

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Genre: Young Adult Historical

Price: $2.99

Bearing the burden of her mother’s depression, ClaireLee finds relief in the lies she tells herself and others.

Ripley says: I’m in love with the cover of this book. 

Soren says: .A moving story of love, hope, and courage.

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Genre: Young Adult Time Travel

Price: $3.99

After suffering a brain injury, Sam discovers he has the ability to slips into the body of a past or future self.

Ripley says: Grips you from the first page to the last. 

Soren says: A thrilling ride through time you don’t want to miss.

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Project Renovatio

fe0b98b7-4211-4174-b741-5cb92886dcd6Levin Davis has it made. At 20, he’s a college graduate with a dream job, a beautiful girlfriend, and a life that can only get better – until he receives a mysterious letter suggesting his long-dead father is alive and hiding an extraordinary secret.

Distraught, Levin meets the letter’s author, who could pass for his twin. The stranger claims to be part of a genetically engineered race designed to survive global catastrophes and rebuild society, and he insists Levin and his sisters are as well.

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FREE YA romance, and more.

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Genre: Young Adult Romance

Price: FREE

Ariana was so ready to be done with high school and start college, but that was before she met Lucas.

Ripley says:  Beautifully flavored with the bittersweet taste of young love.

Soren says: An excellent start to an well-written romance series. 

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1c40ed35-7e35-43ff-b080-a445dbc85745The Mindjack Short Story Collection by Susan Kaye Quinn

Genre: Young Adult Sci Fi

Price: $3.99

A fantastic collection of deleted scenes and companion stories to the bestselling Mindjack Trilogy.

Ripley says: A great addition to the Mindjack world and cannon.

Soren says: For the avid reader who has to have more of their favorite world.

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Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Romance

Price: $0.99

Elyse has two secrets. She ages five times slower than the average human and her blood has the ability to heal. 

Ripley says: An exciting, original tale steeped in Greek mythology.

Soren says:  Jessica Therrien is a new author to watch.

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2e3b6607-1288-4545-97ff-96ba51b6a84bPersephone by Kaitlin Bevis

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $1.99

One day Persephone is an ordinary teenager. The next her mom whisks her off to the Underworld to hide until Spring.

Ripley says: Love the rich cover and the even richer storytelling.

Soren says: Rave reviews for this mythological YA retelling.

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Genre: Young Adult Paranormal

Price: $2.99

Celine discovers she’s half Demon when a terrifying creature shows up one night to claim her life.

Ripley says: A wonderfully creepy cover with a story to match.

Soren says: A page-turner that grabs you and doesn’t let go until the end. 

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Dreadlands

51N6vjBXtBL._SX331_BO1,204,203,200_Arud is a third generation Norse. His family tree is rooted in secrets. When one of the arctic wolves known as the ferine appears beneath his window, his mother rushes him and his sickly sister, Lykke, out of the house into the wilds on a dangerous quest.

Hunted by the ferine across the cursed Dreadlands, they must reach the city near the sea before an evil sorceress captures them, seals a spell with their blood, and plunges the realm into Darkness.

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Genre: New Adult Romance

Price: FREE

Maddy’s self-protective walls are blown to pieces when she meets Reid Connely during her freshman year at college.

Ripley says: Captivating, moving, and romantic. 

Soren says: Make this series your next New Adult binge read. 

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Genre: Young Adult Sci Fi

Price: FREE

In the two years since nanites started wiping out the population, Emily’s sent a thousand in-betweeners to their deaths.

Ripley says: Can’t wait to read this one myself. 

Soren says: Not a single review under three stars. Grat it now.

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Genre: Young Adult Dystopian

Price: $0.99

In exchange for becoming a vampire’s blood supply for a week, Porshe will earn extra food rations–if she survives. 

Ripley says: A brilliant new take on the vampire genre. 

Soren says: A page-turner with twists and turns you won’t see coming.

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d17bbcc9-74c3-4790-9e63-5090fdd14ab4Moondancers by E. Van Lowe

Genre: Young Adult Paranormal

Price: FREE

Can Josh find a connection between the creature haunting the local pools and the mysterious and beautiful girl next door?

Ripley says:  Unique, well-written, and hard to put down.

Soren says: A mystical tale of love and magic. 

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Genre: Young Adult Norse Mythology

Price: $3.99

When Mia falls for the Norse God of War hiding on Earth, her carefully planned-out life starts to look like a battlefield.

Ripley says: If you’re a fan of Norse mythology, don’t miss this one.

Soren says: Original concept and solid world-building.

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77a46ceb-94f6-486a-b348-4e9bedadf7b4Serpent’s Keep by David R. Beshears

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $3.99

His uncle’s dying bequest sends Jake on an adventure traveling the Gateways into a world that couldn’t possibly exist.

Ripley says: . An epic fantasy that will keep you reading.

Soren says: Parallel universes treated with intriguing mystery

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WIND CATCHER

5a9ebd88-b0bf-4c41-b4db-b2be7d58da29Juliet couldn’t choose her fate, but can she choose her destiny?

Someone’s murdering tribal elders. When Juliet investigates, she discovers a secret society formed over two hundred years ago to keep her safe. Will she run or risk everything to become the Chosen?

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Genre: Young Adult Adventure

Price: FREE

An ill-fated Caribbean cruise leaves four teenagers: a nerd, a jock, a mouse, and a beauty queen wrecked on an island. 

Ripley says: The Breakfast Club meets The Swiss Family Robinson. Get it now.

Soren says: Great new series from a Bestselling author. 

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Genre: Young Adult Romance

Price: FREE

If only Allie could go back to that tragic day her cousin died, perhaps she could escape the guilt that haunts her.

Ripley says: Touching and haunting. A must read. 

Soren says: Great character and story development. 

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e436bf63-9733-4e61-8a88-c435878735e0Glassford Girl by Jay J. Falconer

Genre: Young Adult Paranormal

Price: $0.99

Ever since she was abducted and experimented on, Emily Heart had been minifesting abilities she can’t control.

Ripley says: A page-turning read that will keep you guessing.

Soren says: Unique with excellent world-building. 

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bc89a7ba-e6e2-4576-b48b-7753e05e2552Glitch Mitchell and The Unseen Planet by Philip Harris

Gerne: Young Adult Sci-Fi

Price: $0.99

When NASA discovers an alien gateway in the Colorado Rockies, Glitch Mitchell wins a contest to see it first-hand. 

Ripley says: An awesome, sci-fi adventure you don’t want to miss.

Soren says: Great premise written with a stellar sense of humor.

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3f0670c2-7356-42e6-b1b6-88e3ba3cf8baThe Between by LJ Cohen

Genre: Young Adult Fantasy

Price: $2.99

High school senior, Lydia Hawthorne, is less than grateful when Oberon has her snatched from the mortal world.

Ripley says: Magical, heartwarming, and a delight to read. 

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

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The Carlswick Conspiracy

b51bf71c-1ee7-4990-80db-71baab7b0e13When Stephanie joins her boyfriend, James, and his band in New York for the final week of their tour, her research project at a New York museum puts her on a collision course with an old adversary.

As Stephanie traces the final legacy of war-time art liberator Karl Hoffman, she’s pulled deeper into the mystery of a faceless blackmailer. Events soon spiral out of control, drawing her and James into a desperate fight for their lives.

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Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi

Price: FREE

Everything changes for Jon when he stumbles into the boys’ bathroom and transforms into a black panther.

Ripley says: This series should be your next shifter read. 

Soren says: Packed with paranormal elements and page-turning action. 

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c5547b23-2cef-47a3-8851-2bb1f0115545The Light of Asteria by Elizabeth Isaacs

Genre: Young Adult Paranormal Romance

Price: FREE

One accidental stumble into Gavin Frey, and Nora is thrust into the middle of a war of mythical proportions.

Ripley says: Great characters and a wonderful story development.

Soren says: Rave reviews of this satisfying series. 

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8386bb49-1271-48be-990f-6088c9a40531Headed for The Win by Rachael Eliker

Genre: Young Adult Equestrian

Price: $0.99

When Nadia wishes to understand her horse better, she’s surprised to find she and Winny have switched places.

Ripley says:  Fun read by an author who knows her horses. 

Soren says: Like Freaky Friday for all the equestrians out there. 

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14160bb6-a4cd-4bc9-b49a-6275847605deMortiswood: Kaelia Falling by Gina Dickerson

Genre: New Adult Fantasy

Price: $1.99

Losing those she loves and learning she’s The Chosen One has catapulted Kaelia’s life into the fast lane. 

Ripley says: Gina Dickerson is an author to watch.

Soren says: An action-packed and entertaining fantasy series.

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Genre: Young Adult Sci-Fi

Price: $3.03

For a ticket to Earth, Ann Solano is ready to jettison her birth planet, best friend, and the boy who loves her.

Ripley says:  Great YA sci-fi is hard to come buy but this fits the bill.

Soren says: Fantastic world-building in this gem of a read.

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87cd68db-750c-46bb-bc44-57db54a4d8feUnder The Trees by Ashley Maker

Genre: Young Adult Fairy Tale

Price: $2.99

Princess Araya flees to avoid an arranged marriage only to land at the mercy of Crown Prince Thoredmund.

Ripley says: Enchanting, romantic, and well-written.

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

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