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WITCH CRAG by Kate Cann
In a tribe where basic survival is the only priority, Kita must make a choice: to accept arranged marriages and being treated with less value than sheep, or escape and journey to the place that even the strongest men fear with their lives - Witch Crag. But a common threat is facing the witches and sheepmen alike. The tribes must somehow overcome their prejudices and join together if they are to win a war that threatens to destroy everything they hold as good.
A new dystopian story perfect for Hunger Games fans.
LEAVING POPPY by Kate Cann
Amber's family think she's gone to Cornwall on holiday, but really she's left home. She's forging a new life - new housemates, new job and (with a little luck) new boyfriend. She feels bad because her mother and Poppy need her, but she's got to make the break, get out of their clutches... Then Amber falls ill and her family come to look after her. Something in the house responds to Poppy's presence, something malign and threatening. When Poppy moves into the attic, it gets even stronger, until evil seems to permeate everywhere and Amber thinks she might never be able to escape... A haunting psychological thriller with a supernatural twist.
POSSESSED by Kate Cann
A scratch at the door. Owl cries in the night. Black candles burnt to the ground. Why is Rayne suddenly so frightened by everything? Rayne came to the country to escape the stifling city, to find space and silence. She couldn't wait to get away from everything: her mum, the estate, Damien. But the solitude of Morton's Keep isn't like she thought it would be. It's eerie. It's creepy. And her new friends seem so interested in her, and in the old house. Someone - or something - is watching Rayne. What if the silence she finds in Morton's Keep is one from which she'll never wake up? A scream-in-the-dark psychological thriller.
FIRE by Kate Cann
When Rayne fled London to work in a remote stately home, she hoped for a peaceful life. But Morton's Keep holds sinister secrets - and when a strange new housekeeper turns up, things get even creepier. Rayne is seeing spooky visions, and the ghosts of Morton's Keep won't stay away. When a violent murder rocks the town Rayne realises the trouble is only just beginning. The evil hasn't disappeared. It's growing stronger...
Sequel to Possessed.
BLOOD RED ROAD & REBEL HEART by Moira Young
When Saba's brother is stolen in Blood Red Road, red rage fills her soul. She races across the cruel and dangerous dustlands to find him, trusting nobody, not even the mysterious boy who saves her life.
In the sequel, Rebel Heart, Saba is pursued by a new enemy and she can no longer trust the mysterious Jack.
Blood Red Road is the WINNER of the 2011 Costa Children's Book Award and film rights have been snapped up by Ridley Scott.
THE RAVEN BOYS by Maggie Stiefvater
Blue has spent the majority of her sixteen years being told that if she kisses her true love, he will die. When Blue meets Gansey's spirit on the corpse road she knows there is only one reason why - either he is her true love or she has killed him. Determined to find out the truth, Blue becomes involved with the Raven Boys, four boys from the local private school (lead by Gansey) who are on a quest to discover Glendower - a lost ancient Welsh King who is buried somewhere along the Virginia ley line. Whoever finds him will be granted a supernatural favour.
THE SCORPIO RACES by Maggie Stiefvater
Every November, the Scorpio Races are run beneath the chalk cliffs of Skarmouth. Thousands gather to watch the horses and the sea that washes the blood from the sand. The mounts are capailluisce: savage water horses. There are no horses more beautiful, more fearless, more deadly. To race them can be suicide but the danger is irresistible.
Sean Kendrick and Puck Connolly both enter the Races hoping to change their lives. But first they'll have to survive.
An addictive standalone from the bestselling author of Shiver, Linger and Forever.
THE FALSE PRINCE by Jennifer Neilson
In a discontent kingdom, civil war is brewing. To unify the divided people, Conner, a nobleman of the court, devises a cunning plan to find an impersonator of the king's long-lost son and install him as a puppet prince.
Four orphans are recruited to compete for the role, including a defiant boy named Sage. Sage knows that Conner's motives are more than questionable, yet his life balances on a sword's point - he must be chosen to play the prince or he will certainly be killed. As Sage's journey continues, layer upon layer of treachery and deceit unfold, until finally a truth is revealed that proves more dangerous than all of the lies put together.
A gripping fantasy tale in an addictive new trilogy.
PREDATOR CITIES by Philip Reeve
Welcome to the world of the Traction Era, where mobile cities fight for survival in a post-apocalyptic future. When Tom Natsworthy meets the murderous Hester Shaw, the two are forced to embark on an epic adventure beyond imagination, taking them from the safety of London's streets into a world of war, where airships own the skies and terrifying stalkers walk the earth.
Dazzlingly, astounding and inventive, Philip Reeve's phenomenal series pushes the reader's imagination beyond the boundaries of the dystopian novel, and into a brave new world.
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CLARITY by Kim Harrington
When you can see things others can't, where do you look for the truth? Clarity "Clare" Fern sees things. Things no one else can see. Things like stolen kisses and long-buried secrets. All she has to do is touch a certain object, and the visions come to her. It's a gift. And a curse.
When a teenage girl is found murdered, Clare's ex-boyfriend wants her to help solve the case but Clare doesn't want to get involved. Then Clare's brother becomes the prime suspect, and Clare can no longer look away. Teaming up with Gabriel, the smouldering son of the new detective, Clare must venture into the depths of fear, revenge, and lust in order to find the killer ' along the way finding herself in a confusing love triangle.
THE JOSHUA FILES by M.G. Harris
The Joshua Files is a heart-stopping adventure series which blends intrigue, science fiction and Mayan prophecies about the end of the world.
The mystery continues in Ice Shock, in which Josh finds himself questioning his closest allies. Maybe the only person he can trust is Ixchel - his reluctant betrothed from the 'invisible city'. An emotional adventure brings Josh and Ixchel closer. By the time Zero Moment begins, Josh realises, unhappily, that he is falling for Ixchel.
In Zero Moment Josh solves the puzzle of time travel-but soon faces an even bigger dilemma. Should he use it to go back in time and save his father? When his mother and his best friends are kidnapped by the people who want to see the ancient prophecy predicting the end of the world in 2012 come true, Josh must choose between focusing on the present to save his mother and Ixchel and his past to save his father.
In Dark Parallel, Josh and Ixchel are tricked into travelling through time where they face the horrors of human sacrifice in the past, and a dark, parallel reality of the 21st century where things have gone terribly wrong. Yet perhaps the shared dangers will finally force Josh and Ixchel to admit their true feelings for each other. . .
THE JOSHUA FILES: APOCALYPSE MOON
Something is very wrong with the 2012 Plan. Is it really on course to save the planet from the gigantic Electro-Magnetic Pulse that's due to shatter civilisation at the end of the year? After a narrow escape from US government agents Josh decides to risk his own life on a daring mission - a leap forward in time to discover the truth about 2012. He's jumped ahead far enough to glimpse a post-apocalyptic world in collapse. And to realise - it could be his destiny to stay.
Find out if the world really does end in 2012 in Apocalypse Moon - the FINAL book in The Joshua Files.
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Invisible City (The Joshua Files)
ISBN 9781407111049 £7.99
IMMORTAL CITY by Scott Speer
What if guardian angels not only walked among us - but were celebrities and stars? That's the reality in Angel City, where hot young Jackson Godspeed is the angel everyone's dying to date. Everyone except Madison Montgomery, that is. She's not interested in celebrities and the shallow world they inhabit. Until Jackson tumbles into the diner where she works - and they forge an instant, fierce connection. But as Maddy is reluctantly drawn into Jackson's glamorous world, Jackson fears he's exposing her to more than the paparazzi. A serial killer is murdering one angel at a time. Not only could Jackson be next - but now the killer has their sights set on Maddy...
Immortal City is Scott Speer's debut novel. Scott lives in Los Angeles where he is a film and music video director. Keep updated on his Facebook page
ALL FALL DOWN by Sally Nicholls
A deadly contagion is racing through England The Black Death of 1349. This is the story of an apocalypse which actually happened.
Sixteen-year-old Isabel has nowhere to run from the lethal plague which is striking down the residents of her Yorkshire village. All Fall Down is the gripping story of Isabel and her family's fight for survival.
Sally Nicholls is the popular young author known for her debut novel Ways to Live Forever which won the Waterstones Children's Book Prize in 2008.
BULLET BOYS by Ally Kennen
Young gamekeeper Alex understands guns, and he steers clear of the army firing range on the moor. But his self-destructive friend Max just can't keep away from danger. Suddenly he's running for his life, pursued by highly trained soldiers.
On top of this, Alex and Max's friend Levi is missing. It's all down to Alex to save them now.
THE VAMPIRE STALKER by Allison van Diepen
What if the characters from a vampire novel left their world - and came into yours?
Amy is in love with Alexander Banks, the dashing hero in a popular series of Vampire Novels. Then one night, Amy meets a boy who bears an eerie resemblance to Alexander. In fact, he is Alexander & he has escaped from the book in hot pursuit of the wicked vampire Vigo.
Amy and Alexander set out to track down Vigo together. As Amy finds herself falling for her literary crush, she wonders whether she can ever let him go back to the realm of fiction.
It's Twilight meets Inkheart in this exciting new take on paranormal romance.
THE TRAITORS by Tom Becker
Adam has betrayed his best friend and now he must face the consequences. His punishment is 274 years in the Dial, a prison in a notime world, where teenage traitors are forced to atone for their crime. It's a terrible place, ruled over by a cruel despot, where every day is a struggle for survival - and escape.
Legend has it that only one person has fled the Colditz-like prison. Nobody knows if he made it back to the real world, but he left behind a ray of hope that has reached through the years. Soon Adam is caught up in a deadly plan to escape. But in a world full of traitors, you can trust no one.
A fast paced thriller from the author of Darkside.