Books & Reading
The Sin Eaters by Melinda Salisbury
For four years sixteen-year-old Twylla has lived in the castle of Lormere, the goddess-embodied, whose touch can poison and kill, and hence the Queen’s executioner–but when Prince Merek, her betrothed, who is immune to her touch returns to the kingdom she finds herself caught up in palace intrigues, unsure if she can trust him or the bodyguard who claims to love her.
Playlists for the Dead by Michelle Falkoff
After his best friend, Hayden, commits suicide, fifteen-year-old Sam is determined to find out why–using the clues in the playlist Hayden left for him.
I Remember You by Cathleen Davitt Bell
Juliet and Lucas are falling in love, but when Lucas “remembers” things about Juliet he could not possibly know, Juliet begins to wonder if something is wrong.
The Ghosts of Heaven by Marcus Sedgwick
Four linked stories of discovery and survival begin with a Paleolithic-era girl who makes the first written signs, continue with Anna, who people call a witch, then a mad twentieth-century poet who watches the ocean knowing the horrors it hides, and concluding with an astronaut on the first spaceship from Earth sent to colonize another world.