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Fantasy July 2014

Earthbound by Aprilynne Pike

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New in July 2014

Other Bound by Corinne Duyvis
A seventeen-year-old boy finds that every time he closes his eyes, he is drawn into the body of a mute servant girl from another world--a world that is growing increasingly more dangerous, and where many tings are not as they seem.

Earthbound by Aprilynne Pike
Tavia, the only survivor of a plane crash that killed her parents, starts having strange visions and realizes secrets have been kept from her.

Slaves of Socorro by John Flanagan (Brotherband, book 4)
With their honor restored, Hal and his fellow Herons leave Skandia again on a new mission--to track down and stop Hal's nemesis, Tursgud, a bullying youth-turned vicious pirate and slave trader.

The Kiss of Deception by Mary E.Pearson
Fleeing an unwanted marriage, Princess Lia settles into a new town, and when two strangers arrive, she is  unaware that one is the jilted prince and the other an assassin sent to kill her.

Earthquake by Aprilynne Pike (Sequel to Earthbound)
Still realizing her powers, Tavia must decide how and for whom she will use them.
 

New in June 2014

Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo (Grisha Trilogy, book 3)
"The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne. Alina forges new alliances as she and Mal search for Morozova's last amplifier. But as she begins to unravel the Darkling's secrets, she reveals a past that alters her understanding of the bond they share and the power she wields."--Provided by publisher.

A Creature of Moonlight by Rebecca Hahn
Marni, a young flower seller who has been living in exile, must choose between claiming her birthright as princess of a realm whose king wants her dead, and a life with the father she has never known--a wild dragon.

New in May 2014

Deception's Princess by Esther Friesner
In Iron Age Ireland, Maeve, the fierce, willful youngest daughter of King Eochu of Connacht, is caught in a web of lies  after rebelling to avoid an arranged marriage.

Defy by Sara B. Larson
Seventeen-year-old Alexa's parents were killed by a sorcerer during a raid, so she has disguised herself as a boy, joined Antion's army, and earned a place on Prince Damian's guard--but Antion is ruled by an evil king, and "Alex" must find a way to defeat him and protect her prince.

New in April 2014

Toxic Heart by Theo Lawrence (Sequel to Mystic City)
Aria believes she can bring together the warring elite and the magic-wielding mystics, save Mystic City, and win back Hunter's love but first she must risk everything to find the missing heart of a dead mystic that would give her untold powers.

Death Sworn by Leah Cypess
"When a young sorceress is exiled to teach magic to a clan of assassins, she will find that secrets can be even deadlier than swords."--Provided by publisher.

Frozen by Erin Bowman (Sequel to Taken)
"Gray Weathersby and a small team of rebels set off on a frozen, icy journey in search of allies to help them take down the cruel Franconian Order--but they quickly learn that no ally or enemy is truly what they seem"--Provided by publisher.

Promise of Shadows by Justina Ireland
As a human'god offspring, Sephyr Mourning is destined for a life of servitude, but when she uses a formidable dark power to kill the minor god who murdered her sister, she is sent to Tartarus, where she discovers that she may be the Nyx, a dark goddess prophesied to change the balance of power.

Sea of Shadows by Kelley Armstrong
"Twin sisters Ashlyn and Moria must embark on a dangerous journey when the spirits they're charged with protecting turn vengeful"--Provided by publisher.
 

New in March 2014

The Slanted Worlds by Catherine Fisher (Book 2: Obsidian Mirror)
While Jake continues searching for his father and is sent by the obsidian mirror to multiple times in the past, Sarah and Venn battle with Summer for control of a powerful coin.

Half Bad by Sally Green
In modern-day England, where witches live alongside humans, Nathan, son of a White witch and the most powerful Black witch, must escape captivity before his seventeenth birthday and receive the gifts that will determine his future.

The Cracks in the Kingdom by Jaclyn Moriarty (Sequel to A Corner of White)
Hoping to bring back her father and the other missing royals of Cello, Princess Ko gathers a group of teens, each with a special ability, including Elliot, whose forbidden communications with Madeleine may be the key to traveling across worlds.

The Story of Owen: Dragon Slayer of Trondheim by E. K. Johnston
In an alternate world where industrialization has caused many species of carbon-eating dragons to thrive, Owen, a slayer being trained by his famous father and aunt, and Siobahn, his bard, face a dragon infestation near their small town in Canada.

All That Glows by Ryan Graudin
"As Emry's, one of the faery bodyguards of the British monarchy, is trying not to fall in love with her latest charge, the rowdy bad boy Prince Richard, an ancient darkness starts preying on the rest of the monarchy."--Provided by publisher.

New in February 2014

True Adventures of Nicolo Zen by Nicholas Christopher
"Orphan Nicolo Zen is all alone in 1700s Venice, save for his clarinet, enchanted by a mysterious magician to allow its first player to perform expertly. Soon Nicolo is a famous virtuoso, wealthy beyond his dreams, but he can't stop wondering if he earned the success -- or the girl he met in Venice is safe from the harm."--Provided by publisher.

Cruel Beauty by Rosamund Hodge
In a retelling of Beauty and the Beast, Nyx is betrothed to an enemy she is trained to kill, but finds herself falling in love with him.