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Dragons Awaken Series by Maya Starling

Dragon's Treasure by Maya Starling

Dragon’s Treasure by Maya Starling (Dragons Awaken, #1) “She was the girl who longed for the freedom of the dragon, and he was the dragon who longed to be a man.” A heroine reclaiming her fate. A dragon with a secret. A prince on a quest. Olivia flees to the forest seeking freedom from her family’s demands. She finds refuge in a cave, only to discover it is a dragon’s lair. The dragon, Kaden, is not …

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Alice Takes Back Wonderland by David D. Hammons

Alice Takes Back Wonderland by David D. Hammons

Alice Takes Back Wonderland by David D. Hammons After ten years of being told she can’t tell the difference between real life and a fairy tale, Alice finally stops believing in Wonderland. So when the White Rabbit shows up at her house, Alice thinks she’s going crazy. Only when the White Rabbit kicks her down the rabbit hole does Alice realize that the magical land she visited as a child is real. But all is …

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Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – The Original Screenplay by J. K. Rowling (Fantastic Beasts The Original Screenplay #2)

Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald – The Original Screenplay by J. K. Rowling (Fantastic Beasts The Original Screenplay #2) At the end of Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, the powerful Dark wizard Gellert Grindelwald was captured in New York with the help of Newt Scamander. But, making good on his threat, Grindelwald escapes custody and sets about gathering followers, most unsuspecting of his true agenda: to raise pure-blood wizards up to rule over …

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Fire & Blood by George R. R. Martin (A Song of Ice and Fire)

Fire & Blood by George R. R. Martin With all the fire and fury fans have come to expect from internationally bestselling author George R. R. Martin, this is the first volume of the definitive two-part history of the Targaryens in Westeros. Centuries before the events of A Game of Thrones, House Targaryen—the only family of dragonlords to survive the Doom of Valyria—took up residence on Dragonstone. Fire and Blood begins their tale with the …

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The Oxford Blue Series by Pippa Croft

The First Time We Met (Oxford Blue #1) The First Time We Met is the first novel in the sizzling new Oxford Blue romance series from Pippa Croft. Senator’s daughter Lauren Cusack is leaving Washington behind for the dreaming spires of Oxford University – and she’s ready for a challenge. Now a fully-fledged Master’s student, Lauren is determined to make the most of every single minute. But then she meets Alexander Hunt, and everything changes. A …

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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J. K. Rowling (Fantastic Beasts The Original Screenplay #1)

Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original Screenplay by J. K. Rowling (Fantastic Beasts The Original Screenplay #1) When Magizoologist Newt Scamander arrives in New York, he intends his stay to be just a brief stopover. However, when his magical case is misplaced and some of Newt’s fantastic beasts escape, it spells trouble for everyone… Inspired by the original Hogwart’s textbook by Newt Scamander, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them: The Original …

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Accidentally Perfect by Elizabeth Stevens

Accidentally Perfect by Elizabeth Stevens I feel like I should have the perfect life, that I should never feel down or alone in the world. But, so sue me, I do. I keep it hidden, pretend everything’s okay. Because who would believe Piper Barlow could have issues? Everyone’s convinced the hottest guy in school’s going to ask me out – that Mason and I would be the perfect couple, that he’s my John Cusack. Except, …

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Keeping Up Appearances by Elizabeth Stevens

Keeping Up Appearances by Elizabeth Stevens Three’s a crowd, but four’s a war. Big girl undies? Check. Speech planned? Check. Nerves of steel? Check. A single crush? …not check…? What do you do when you find your best friend/crush kissing your other best friend on the day you were going to declare your feelings for him? You only agree to fake date your crush’s rival. The King of the Bows, popular golden (play)boy, and all …

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Unvamped by Elizabeth Stevens (Unvamped #1)

Unvamped by Elizabeth Stevens (Unvamped #1) Ellie Cooper comes from a long line of witches but wishes she could be normal. When she nearly kills herself cursing a vampire, her dislike of her heritage deepens. She must find a way to accept her magic or forsake her family. After feeding on a witch, 693-year-old vampire Charles Dumphrey wakes to find he is living a human teenage life, complete with parents, school and girls. He must …

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Love, Lust & Friendship by Elizabeth Stevens

Love, Lust & Friendship by Elizabeth Stevens Meet Christopher Henderson. Kit to his friends and admirers. Hendo to the jocks who worship him. Butt-head (or Topher) to me and my best friend. AKA, the dillweed of a human being. Meet Alexander Henderson. Ander to the people who put up with his skinny ass. Hendo Jr to the jocks sucking up to Topher. Best Friend Extraordinaire to me. AKA, the love of my life. Meet Addison MacGuire. Addy to …

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Time Was by Ian McDonald

Time Was by Ian McDonald A love story stitched across time and war, shaped by the power of books, and ultimately destroyed by it. In the heart of World War II, Tom and Ben became lovers. Brought together by a secret project designed to hide British targets from German radar, the two founded a love that could not be revealed. When the project went wrong, Tom and Ben vanished into nothingness, presumed dead. Their bodies …

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Netherfield Prep: A Modern Reimagining of Jane Austen’s ‘Pride & Prejudice’ by Elizabeth Stevens (Austen Reimagined: P&P #1)

Netherfield Prep by Elizabeth Stevens (Austen Reimagined: P&P #1) It is a truth universally assumed that a stupidly rich boy must be in want of a girlfriend. It is a truth universally acknowledged that a girl who has just travelled half a world must be in want of a bed. From her first day at pompous boarding school Netherfield, fiery Australian Lily Brewer comes up against the arrogance of Austin Cooper. Austin and his twin Jax are …

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The Complete Patrick Melrose Novels by Edward St. Aubyn (Patrick Melrose #1-5)

The Complete Patrick Melrose Novels by Edward St. Aubyn (Patrick Melrose #1-5) Edward St. Aubyn has penned one of the most acclaimed series of the decade with the Patrick Melrose Novels. Now you can read all five novels in one volume: Never Mind, Bad News, Mother’s Milk, Some Hope, and At Last. By turns harrowing and hilarious, this ambitious novel cycle dissects the English upper class. Edward St. Aubyn offers his reader the often darkly funny and …

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Divine Prey by Chris Andrews (Noramgaell Saga, #1)

Divine Prey by Chris Andrews (Noramgaell Saga, #1) For two-hundred-thousand years the twelve Gods have been trying to outmanoeuvre each other in the ultimate war for supremacy, each God gambling on and influencing events toward their own desired outcome. With each win or loss another God is forced from the competition, though they still retain their influence and power until the final winner is decided. The stakes are high. The prize: the universe itself. Only …

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Empress of All Seasons by Emiko Jean

Empress of All Seasons by Emiko Jean In a palace of illusions, nothing is what it seems. Each generation, a competition is held to find the next empress of Honoku. The rules are simple. Survive the palace’s enchanted seasonal rooms. Conquer Winter, Spring, Summer, and Fall. Marry the prince. All are eligible to compete—all except yōkai, supernatural monsters and spirits whom the human emperor is determined to enslave and destroy. Mari has spent a lifetime …

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Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan

Girls of Paper and Fire by Natasha Ngan Each year, eight beautiful girls are chosen as Paper Girls to serve the king. It’s the highest honor they could hope for…and the most cruel. But this year, there’s a ninth girl. And instead of paper, she’s made of fire. In this lush fantasy, Lei is a member of the Paper caste, the lowest and most oppressed class in Ikhara. She lives in a remote village with her …

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Illusions by Madeline J. Reynolds

Illusions by Madeline J. Reynolds Dear Thomas, I know you’re angry. It’s true, I was sent to expose your mentor as a fraud illusionist, and instead I have put your secret in jeopardy. I fear I have even put your life in jeopardy. For that I can only beg your forgiveness. I’ve fallen for you. You know I have. And I never wanted to create a rift between us, but if it means protecting you …

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