Top 9 New Mysteries!
We just received these amazing mysteries and couldn't help but give you a sneak peek! Book Reviews for all of these haunting, captivating, and funny mystery stories coming soon!
9. The Curse Workers: White Cat by Holly Black
This is the first book of a new Holly Black trilogy and we can't wait to get started! Coming from a family of curse workers, who can influence minds and lives with a touch of their hands, Cassel feels out of place in his family and at school. Haunted by feelings of responsibility for the death of his best friend many years ago and a nightmarish white cat that won't go away, Cassel needs to decipher his past and his memories to discover the truth.
8. Token of Darkness by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes
A published author at 15?! Amelia is the ultimate book diva and we are so excited for her newest book! After a horrific car accident, football star Cooper is "adopted" by a pretty, seemingly innocent, ghost named Samantha. However, according to Brent, a mindreading loner, and Deliah, a cheerleader with a dark secret, Samantha is not as innocent as she seems. Together, they try to uncover the truth behind Cooper's new dangerous and magical life. High school drama and a creepy mystery?! This book could not be any cooler!
7. The Dark Days of Hamburger Haplin by Josh Berk
This book takes a more comic approach to mystery, with the introduction of Will, a deaf, overweight, new kid with keen observation skills. Will, along with the only kid less popular than him, Devon, tries to solve the murder the school's star quarterback who pushed of a cliff to death on a school field trip. We're prepared for the one of the funniest books we've ever read! Who doesn't love a humorous take on the classic whodunit? We certainly do!
6. Scars by Chery Rainfield
Dealing with the serious topic of sexual abuse, this book looks intense. Haunted by memories of childhood abuse but unable to recall her abuser's face, Kendra lives in constant fear. She cuts to relieve the pressure of thinking that someone is stalking her. With the help from a teacher, a therapist, and friends, Kendra tries to learn the truth of her dark secret. This is sure to be an emotional read.
5. The Local News by Miriam Gershow
After the disappearance of a brother she never really like, Lydia is thrust into the spotlight and a bizarre type of popularity. She has to deal with her complex grief while helping the detectives find her lost sibling. The trail of clues leads to a shocking, unexpected outcome that will change Lydia forever. If you loved The Lovely Bones, like we did, you're going to love The Local News!
4. Freefall by Ariela Anhalt
After witnessing the death of a fellow classmate who plummeted to his death (memo to book divas: avoid cliffs!), Luke faces some tough decisions. With his best friend accused of the crime, Luke must testify to what he saw. In order to make the right decision, Luke must delve into his own painful past and the realities of his friendship with the charismatic, influential Hayden. We fell in love with Freefall and are sure you will too!
3. The Less-Dead by April Lurie
Serial killers, family tension, religion, and homosexuality, this controversial book has a little bit of everything! After a serial killer in Noah's town targets gay teens in foster homes, Noah is convinced the killer is a caller on his father's evangelical radio show. When the killer murders his new gay friend, Will, Noah decides to take matters into his own hands and prove that someone cares about the victims. His investigation, however, is more dangerous than he could ever have imagined. We can't wait to find out what happens! Be sure to check it out for yourselves!
2. All Unquiet Things by Anna Jazrab
After abandoning her old friends for the fast crowd at her elite prep school, Carly learns of some dark secrets. Secrets, that according to Niely, her ex-boyfriend, and Aubrey, her cousin, got her killed. Convinced that the wrong person was punished for the crime, Niely and Aubrey team up to solve Carly's murder. In the process, they enter a world of sex, drugs, violence, and betrayal and face hard truths about themselves and Carly. With enough drama to rival any episode of Gossip Girl and enough suspense to give Law & Order something to learn from, click off the TV and grab a copy of All Unquiet Things! Check out the book trailer at here.
1. Incarceron by Catherine Fisher
Incarceron: A vast prison that holds thousands of captives in cell, dilapidated cities, and open wilderness. Finn: Lacking all memory of life outside of Incarceron is determined to escape, even if he is told it's impossible. Claudia:The daughter of the warden is trapped in the prison of 17th century society and can communicate with Finn through two crystal keys they both found. Can they both uncover the secrets of Incarceron and their own lives? Can they both escape? We love the concept and can't wait to see how the story unfolds! Keep a look out for the upcoming book review!