YABC Staff's Current Reads ~ September 23rd, 2019

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Hello YABC'ers!

Welcome to the weekly post by the Staff at YA Books Central called Current Reads Monday!

We love everything bookish and just wanted to share with our readers what books we are currently reading and

obsessing about! So check out what books the YABC Staff are currently reading below and comment to let us

know what book or books you're reading as well!!

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Happy Reading!!

 

 

 

 

*Caitlin's Current Reads*

(YABC Staff Reviewer)

 

Summer Love Boxset (Maggie Dallen)

 
Author: Maggie Dallen

Expected publication: August 15th, 2019

 

Three sweet and swoonworthy teen romances about first loves, forbidden crushes, and finding love in the most unexpected places. Each story is a standalone romance and they can be read in any order.

Senior Week Crush

Layla finally has a chance with the guy of her dreams, so why on earth is she kissing her worst enemy?

Senior Week Fling

Adam is Eve's best friend, everyone knows that. But when the fake kisses turn real, even Eve isn't sure if she can tell the truth from the lies. Are they pretending to be in love or is it a lie to say they're still just friends?

Senior Week Kiss

Cat has one week to win back her ex, but it only takes one day with a beach town bad boy to learn that all her well-laid plans are nothing compared to a passionate kiss.

 

 

 

 

*Stephanie's Current Reads*

(YABC Staff Reviewer)

 

Avatar, The Last Airbender: The Rise Of Kyoshi (F.C. Yee)

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Expected publication: July 16th, 2019

 Publisher: Harry N Abrams

 

. C. Yee's The Rise of Kyoshi delves into the story of Kyoshi, the Earth Kingdom-born Avatar. The longest-living Avatar in this beloved world's history, Kyoshi established the brave and respected Kyoshi Warriors, but also founded the secretive Dai Li, which led to the corruption, decline, and fall of her own nation. The first of two novels based on Kyoshi, The Rise of Kyoshi maps her journey from a girl of humble origins to the merciless pursuer of justice who is still feared and admired centuries after she became the Avatar.

 

 

*Kim's Current Reads*

(YABC Staff Reviewer)

 

His Hideous Heart (Dahlia Adler)

 
Author: Dahlia Adler

Expected publication: September 10th, 2019

 Publisher: Flatiron Books

Thirteen of YA’s most celebrated names reimagine Edgar Allan Poe’s most surprising, unsettling, and popular tales for a new generation.

Edgar Allan Poe may be a hundred and fifty years beyond this world, but the themes of his beloved works have much in common with modern young adult fiction. Whether the stories are familiar to readers or discovered for the first time, readers will revel in Edgar Allan Poe’s classic tales, and how they’ve been brought to life in 13 unique and unforgettable ways.

Contributors include Kendare Blake (reimagining “Metzengerstein”), Rin Chupeco (“The Murders in the Rue Morge”), Lamar Giles (“The Oval Portrait”), Tessa Gratton (“Annabel Lee”), Tiffany D. Jackson (“The Cask of Amontillado”), Stephanie Kuehn (“The Tell-Tale Heart”), Emily Lloyd-Jones (“The Purloined Letter”), Hillary Monahan (“The Masque of the Red Death”), Marieke Nijkamp (“Hop-Frog”), Caleb Roehrig (“The Pit and the Pendulum”), and Fran Wilde (“The Fall of the House of Usher”).

 

 

 

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