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It’s 1978, before laptops and cell phones. In rural Wisconsin most teens are hanging out in basements and ball fields. Not fifteen year old Lily. After finding a crystal skull and silver dagger she’s too busy learning to harness the Mindstone and tap into nature’s magical energy. When an ancient...
 
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Being a leprechaun was so boring! Though Brea had a loving family and an amazing best friend, she was a trian—the third child in a leprechaun family. Leprechauns usually only have two children, each with a gift; the ability to fix things, affect the weather, talk to animals, or heal....
 
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Abby expected to spend the summer in the dilapidated old house in Nowhereville getting to know her student Merrideth. She didn't expect to get to know Charlotte Miles, the girl who had lived there 160 years before. She planned to tutor Merrideth in math and English--not history. But that's...
 
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'I'd come to a place of realizing that even if only for a time, Attie's existence was heavily dependent upon my ability to protect her and shine light in her direction. At the same time, I had to give her enough room to live her own life. I also knew...
 
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'My body was being torn apart, and my stomach felt as if it exploded. The pain was excruciating, and I was aware that I was dying... 'Mom?' My vision was murky, but I could see her face. It was bloody, and her eyes were large and full of fear. Her...
 
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Seven minutes inside a hotel room with a complete stranger. A friendly greeting where we pretend to know each other well and are genuinely happy to see each other; then straight to business. None of it meaningful. None of it real. All of it rehearsed, choreographed, and expected. My...
 
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Abby expected to spend the summer in the dilapidated old house in Nowhereville getting to know her student Merrideth. She didn’t expect to get to know Charlotte Miles, the girl who had lived there 160 years before. She planned to tutor Merrideth in math and English—not history. But that’s...
 
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With the evening's black strangle slowly smothering all that's left in the day, Zachary falls to his knees, holding his head in pain. Oblivious to this first glimpse at life as a Viscent, he curls up in a ball, as the cold surface of the road pushes against his face....
 
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Imagine waking up one morning to find that all of the modern technology we depend upon is gone. How would we survive? While scientists prepare for a massive solar flare heading towards the earth, a hostile foreign government steals a top-secret, experimental weapon. When they use the EMP...
 
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High school senior Whitnee has spent six years rebuilding her identity after her father's mysterious disappearance left her with more questions than answers. With her two best friends, Morgan and Caleb, she returns as a mentor to the summer camp of her childhood. Nestled in the Texas hill country, Camp...
 
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Once Lauren Ance discovered she'd been brought back from the dead, she knew something supernatural was at work. With her snow-white body, blood-red eyes, and a mysterious scroll in her possession, Lauren discovers a dark purpose behind her resurrection. Dark Forgiveness, Amelia Underwood's chilling supernatural novel, is the story of...
 
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