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House of Falling Embers by Krystal Jane Ruin

Once upon a time there was a witch. She was a kind witch, but that didn’t matter. The people were afraid, and fear often turns to hatred. When Artemis was thirteen, her best friend Aris was swallowed by the crumbling house they found in the woods. Like a coward, she abandoned him to the horror… Continue reading House of Falling Embers by Krystal Jane Ruin

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The Girl in the Locked Room by Mary Downing Hahn

A family moves into an old, abandoned house. Jules's parents love the house, but Jules is frightened and feels a sense of foreboding. When she sees a pale face in an upstairs window, though, she can't stop wondering about the eerie presence on the top floor—in a room with a locked door. Could it be… Continue reading The Girl in the Locked Room by Mary Downing Hahn

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The Sacrifice Box by Martin Stewart

Sep, Arkle, Mack, Lamb and Hadley: five friends thrown together one hot, sultry summer. When they discover an ancient stone box hidden in the forest, they decide to each make a sacrifice: something special to them, committed to the box for ever. And they make a pact: they will never return to the box at… Continue reading The Sacrifice Box by Martin Stewart

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The Undying (The Undying: #1) by Ethan Reid

Jeanie and Ben arrive in Paris just in time for a festive New Year’s Eve celebration with local friends. They eat and drink and carry on until suddenly, at midnight, all the lights go out. Everywhere they look, buildings and streets are dark, as though the legendary Parisian revelry has somehow short-circuited the entire city.… Continue reading The Undying (The Undying: #1) by Ethan Reid

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The Journal of Curious Letters (The 13th Reality #1) by James Dashner

What if every time you made a choice that had a significant consequence, a new, alternate reality was created — the life that would’ve been had you made the other choice? What if those new realities were in danger? What if it fell to you to save all the realities? Atticus Higginbottom, a.k.a. Tick, is… Continue reading The Journal of Curious Letters (The 13th Reality #1) by James Dashner

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Pink Lock Picks and Sequined Witch Hats by Carla Rehse

Seventeen-year-old homecoming queen, Gracie Mason, is a budding burglar. While attempting her inaugural break-in, Gracie blacks out and wakes up far away from the scene. It turns out she accidentally intruded on a male witch’s “circle of power,” and now she’s bonded to him for life. Gracie quickly learns that dissolving the bond with Asher,… Continue reading Pink Lock Picks and Sequined Witch Hats by Carla Rehse

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The Murders of Molly Southbourne (Molly Southbourne #1) by Tade Thompson

The rule is simple: don't bleed. For as long as Molly Southbourne can remember, she's been watching herself die. Whenever she bleeds, another molly is born, identical to her in every way and intent on her destruction. Molly knows every way to kill herself, but she also knows that as long as she survives she'll… Continue reading The Murders of Molly Southbourne (Molly Southbourne #1) by Tade Thompson