Welcome to YA Books Central's "What's Hot in KU" post. This weekly event will highlight what's hot, new and exciting in the Amazon Kindle Unlimited Library.

Amazon's Kindle Unlimited subscription is a great way to enjoy unlimited reading on a tight budget. With over a million titles and counting, we thought a spotlight on our favorite KU hits was our logical next step in sharing the book love. Check us out on Thursdays.


Don't miss out on these fantastic reads, available in the Kindle Unlimited libraryand for purchase on Amazon.com





1 Recoil

The Recoil Trilogy 3 Book Boxed Set:

Including Recoil, Refuse and Rebel

By: Joanne Macgregor

FROM RECOIL (BOOK 1): When a skilled gamer gets recruited as a sniper in the war against a terrorist-produced pandemic, she discovers there’s more than one enemy and more than one war. The Game is real.

Three years after a series of terrorist attacks flooded the US with a lethal plague, society has changed radically.

Sixteen year-old Jinxy James spends her days trapped at home – immersed in virtual reality, worrying about the plague and longing for freedom. Then she wins a war simulation game and is recruited into a top-secret organisation where talented teenagers are trained to become agents in the war on terror. Eager to escape her mother’s over-protectiveness and to serve her country, Jinxy enlists and becomes an expert sniper of infected mutant rats.

She’s immediately drawn to Quinn O’Riley, a charming and subversive intelligence analyst who knows more about the new order of government and society than he is telling. Then a shocking revelation forces Jinxy to make an impossible decision, and she risks losing everything­­.

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2 DH

Dark Humanity  

Second Edition

By: Multiple Authors

The second edition of the Dark Humanity Boxed Set is a compilation of 20+ Novels, Novellas, and Short Science Fiction and Epic Fantasy reads! We’ve spared no great discovery, with inclusion of a diverse mix of existing titles and brand new content! Every story inside is currently exclusive to this collection and cannot be read anywhere else online!

The pages inside are packed with everything from faeries, dragons, and mysterious viruses to fantastical quests, frozen cities, fearless knights, ancient foes, and powerful enemies.

With over a million words of fiction, this is your one stop shop for sword and sorcery, military and AI science fiction, dark fantasy, and mesmerizing space opera adventures from more than twenty Award Winning and New York Times & USA Today bestselling authors!

This is the stuff legends are made of.

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3 Transcend

The Transcend Time Saga: Complete Box Set (Remembrance, Vengeance, Timeless)

By: Michelle Madow

They’re reincarnated soulmates. So why is he pushing her away?

Lizzie Davenport has been reincarnated from 1815, England... but she doesn't know it until she meets her soul mate from the past and he triggers her memories to gradually return.

When Drew Carmichael moves to Lizzie's town, she feels a connection to him, like she knows him. But he wants nothing to do with her. She knows she should let go of her fascination with Drew, but that gets harder and harder as memories of her past life return. And the more Lizzie remembers, the more she's determined to unravel the mysteries of the past... no matter how deadly those secrets might be.

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4 Thw Watcher

The Watchers Trilogy Box Set: The Watchers of Eden, City of Stone, War at the Wall

By: TC Edge

Her gift is her curse. Her world is her prison. Her fate is bigger than she knows...

In the hot and harsh farming world of Agricola, Cyra Drayton prepares to be tested. Along with all 16 year olds, she’s about to discover what duty she’ll hold for life. For most, their paths are set – they’ll follow in their parents’ footsteps. For Cyra, however, the little world she knows is about to become a whole lot different.

Because Cyra isn’t just a normal girl. She’s got a special gift, a powerful ability, locked deep down inside. She doesn’t know it yet, but she’s to be sent to Eden, the most powerful of the sea cities. There, her true purpose will be discovered, a purpose that will change her world forever.

And in time, she might just change the world for everyone else as well…

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5 Talented

The Talented Saga (Books 1-4): Talented, Caged, Hunted, Captivated and Created

By: Sophie Davis

Welcome to the world of the Talented.

One hundred years after the Great Contamination—a series of cataclysmic natural disasters that led to the breakdown of the world’s nuclear reactors—the world continues to deal with the fallout. A small percentage of the population is still born with a genetic mutation that manifests as Talents—extraordinary abilities like harnessing electricity, manipulating light, altering perception, or even shifting their physical form.

As an exceptionally powerful mental manipulator, seventeen-year-old Talia Lyons has the ability to both read and control the thoughts of others. In the beginning of her epic story, Talia inhabits a pounding, siren-ready world as she trains to become one of the country's specialized covert operatives. At first, all she wants is vengeance for the deaths of her parents, who were murdered before her eyes when Talia was only a child. With her sights set on the Coalition, the rebel agency responsible for killing her family, she plunges into a dark and dangerous world. As the saga progresses, Talia becomes increasingly aware of the stunning secrets that surround her at every turn. As spies, deception, and life-altering revelations overtake her, Talia increasingly relies on the one guy who's never let her down. Even while overwhelmed with confusion and uncertainty, together they risk their lives over and over again to fight for what’s right.

But who can Talia trust, when everyone around her is lying?

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6 Litmus

Litmus Series Box Set (Litmus 1-3)

By Kayla Howarth

Raised by adoptive parents since the age of six, Nuka James starts questioning her past. Unable to get the answers she seeks, she goes in search of the one person who can tell her the truth—her birth mother.

When her search leads her to Litmus, Nuka wants to prove she’s worthy. Litmus is the infamous underground club where Defectives use their supernatural abilities to fight it out for money, fame, and glory. Litmus is where you find out what you’re made of.

Nuka wants to win her mother’s approval, but doing it without losing herself might be impossible.

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The Lillim Callina Chronicles: Volumes 1-3: Kill it with Magic, Hatter is Mad, and Fairy Tale

By: J.A. Cipriano

Lillim Callina used to fight monsters for a living. That was before she broke up with her demonic boyfriend and fled from the city in the clouds to settle in Orange County, California.

How was she to know one piece of candy would have an ancient, unstoppable dragon kicking in her front door and demanding she help him take over the world? Or that it would get her stuck in the middle of a turf war between a werewolf king and a millennium old vampire?

Now, if Lillim wants to get out of this mess alive, she'll have to fight some monsters. Hopefully, she's not too rusty...

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8 Air Awakens

Air Awakens Complete Digital Boxed Set (Books 1-5): "Air Awakens", "Fire Falling", "Earth's End", "Water's Wrath", "Crystal Crowned"

By: Elise Kova

A library apprentice, a sorcerer prince, and an unbreakable magic bond...

The Solaris Empire is one conquest away from uniting the continent, and the rare elemental magic sleeping in seventeen-year-old library apprentice Vhalla Yarl could shift the tides of war.

Vhalla has always been taught to fear the Tower of Sorcerers, a mysterious magic society, and has been happy in her quiet world of books. But after she unknowingly saves the life of one of the most powerful sorcerers of them all--the Crown Prince Aldrik--she finds herself enticed into his world. Now she must decide her future: Embrace her sorcery and leave the life she's known, or eradicate her magic and remain as she's always been. And with powerful forces lurking in the shadows, Vhalla's indecision could cost her more than she ever imagined.

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9 Forsaken

The Forsaken Saga Complete Box Set

(Books 1-4)

By: Sophia Sharp  

Nora Colburn was perfectly content in life. A junior in high school, she had good friends, a great family, and did well in school. Nothing particularly exciting ever happened where she lived, and everything was stable.

But that all drastically changes when a new student arrives at Nora's school. Wild rumors swirl about his past, and Nora becomes determined to find out the truth.

As she gets to know the mysterious student, he shares with her an ancient secret... one that may yet put both of them in grave danger.

And for the first time in her life, Nora is exposed to a completely unfamiliar world. She is swept away on an exhilarating journey that takes her to a place where romance and great destiny may yet await... and where supernatural powers run wild.

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10 Hidden Wings

Hidden Wings Box Set - Books 1-4 with BONUS Novella: Hidden Wings Series Collection

By Cameo Renae

What happens when Darkness and Light collide?

Seventeen is a life changing age for Emma Wise.

As her family's sole survivor in a car crash, she is left with a broken arm, and a few scrapes and bruises. But these are only outward marks; inside, her heart is broken and the pieces scattered.

Whisked away to Alaska, to an aunt she’s never met, Emma starts over. Secrets unveil themselves and now…she doesn't even know who or what she is.

A centuries old prophecy places Emma in the heart of danger. Creatures of horrifying and evil proportions are after her, and it will take Emma, her aunt, and six, gorgeously, captivating Guardians to keep her safe. But, if she can survive until her eighteenth birthday... things will change.

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