Queen Elin has arrived, but the two light elf villages are still in trouble. Aly, Emily, and their grandmother are worried for the safety of their magical friends. Will the queen be willing to help? Or will she stand back and watch as King Helmar’s rock elves close in?
Lion Island is a book about Antonio Chuffat, a twelve-year-old of mixed ancestry, and his two Chinese-American friends, who are living in Cuba during a time of unrest. Antonio was brought to a big city in Cuba when his father wanted him to learn proper Spanish, instead of mixing it with his native language, Cantonese. His mornings are spent learning, while his afternoons are filled with his job as a messenger for Senor Lam.
Damien is the 16-year-old son of a super villain mom and wants to be just like her. One night he gets assigned a letter that he doesn't like on his thumb, which will put him in a category he doesn't want, half super hero and half super villain. In his world, as soon as kids turn 16 at midnight, a letter appears on their thumb dictating who they're supposed to be from there on, Damien did not like his.
In The Liberation by Marissa Shrock, the main character, Vivica, goes through life altering experiences in order to make a future world a better place for mankind. The main character is a seventeen year old young lady. She is witty, smart and quick thinking. As events happen, Vivica adjusts quickly to changes. She lives in a twisted dystopian society between true Christians, and those who use Christianity as a tool to control people's lives.
When Alexandera Jennings's parents get an opportunity to go on a great archealogical adventure, how could they turn say no? Alex, however, isn't so fortunate. With her parents departure to Siberia, she is forced to go to a fancy boarding school that is not fun. Angry and scared, Alex suddenly finds herself somewhere else: the fantasy world of Medora. Immediately, she bumps into a strange and somewhat despicable man named Aven, who says that she is destined to be with him. Her new friends, Jordan and Bear, come to her rescue and the three form an incredible bond.
This is the third and final book in a series called Conquered Earth. One of the protagonists, Zoey, is captured by aliens, who operate as parasites inside machines. These aliens try to force Zoey to help them invade human bodies. Upon realizing the dangerous situation that has befallen their friend, Mira and Holt, the other main characters that are in love, have to work together to try to rescue Zoey before it's too late and the human population is taken over by aliens. During their journey, Mira and Holt get separated.
Moon of the Goddess is a story that has Greek Mythology written all over it. After a palace’s quiet is disturbed by the news that the princess had been kidnapped, her brother takes on an odyssey to bring her back. On her own end, the princess learns to be strong and brave, and finds faithful friends in the face of danger. Though with a small task force of trusted friends and a priestess, the prince vows he will find his sister and rescue her from an unknown fate; or die trying.
This is the non-fiction companion book to the Magic Tree House Night of the Ninjas. You do not need to read the fiction book to enjoy the non-fiction title! However, this companion title is not written at the same level as the fiction. It is much higher.
Rick Riordan has done it again with the first book in his new series: The Trials of Apollo - The Hidden Oracle. In this amazing tale, Apollo falls to earth and turns from a god into a mortal. When Apollo finds himself in a dumpster on the streets, he doesn’t know what he has done to deserve it; all he remembers is his father, Zeus, telling him, “Your fault, your punishment.” The next thing he knows is he is a mortal, falling from Olympus.