I am always loosing my mom at the grocery store. When this happens, I always go for a stroll to the book section of any bookstore in hopes that she’ll think I’m there and also because I want to see what’s in stock. For some reason, grocery store books are always on some 30% deal whichever store I go to but that same book is selling full price at Chapters. This is still something I’ve got to figure out but for now I will enjoy my discounted hardcover of Where […]
Author: Victoria Aveyard Publisher: Harper Teen Publication date: May 15, 2018 Pages: 662 Price: $24.99 CAD (hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis Victory comes at a price. Mare Barrow learned this all too well when Cal’s betrayal nearly destroyed her. Now determined to protect her heart—and secure freedom for Reds and newbloods like her—Mare resolves to overthrow the kingdom of Norta once and for all… starting with the crown on Maven’s head. But no battle is won alone, and before the Reds may rise as one, Mare must […]
Author: Victoria Aveyard Publisher: Harper Teen Publication date: February 7th, 2017 Pages: 544 Price: $23.77 CAD (hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis When the Lightning Girl’s spark is gone, who will light the way for the rebellion? Mare Barrow is a prisoner, powerless without her lightning, tormented by her lethal mistakes. She lives at the mercy of a boy she once loved, a boy made of lies and betrayal. Now a king, Maven Calore continues weaving his dead mother’s web in an attempt to maintain control over his […]
Author: Victoria Aveyard Publisher: Harper Teen Publication Date: February 9, 2016 Pages: 444 Price: $17.12 CAD (Hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis  If there’s one thing Mare Barrow knows, it’s that she’s different. Mare Barrow’s blood is red—the color of common folk—but her Silver ability, the power to control lightning, has turned her into a weapon that the royal court tries to control. The crown calls her an impossibility, a fake, but as she makes her escape from Maven, the prince—the friend—who betrayed her, Mare uncovers something startling: […]
Author: Victoria Aveyard Publisher: Harper Teen Publication date: February 10, 2015 Pages: 383 Price: $20.62 CAD (hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis  This is a world divided by blood – red or silver. The Reds are commoners, ruled by a Silver elite in possession of god-like superpowers. And to Mare Barrow, a seventeen-year-old Red girl from the poverty-stricken Stilts, it seems like nothing will ever change. That is until she finds herself working in the Silver Palace. Here, surrounded by the people she hates the most, Mare discovers […]
Author: Akemi Dawn Bowman Publisher: Simon Pulse Publication Date: September 11th, 2018 Pages: 375 Price: $25.99 CAD (hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online  Synopsis Rumi Seto spends a lot of time worrying she doesn’t have the answers to everything. What to eat, where to go, whom to love. But there is one thing she is absolutely sure of—she wants to spend the rest of her life writing music with her younger sister, Lea. Then Lea dies in a car accident, and her mother sends her away to live with […]
Author: Cecily Von Ziegesar Publisher: Soho Teen Publication Date: September 13, 2016 Pages: 336 Price: $11.45 CAD (Hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online  Synopsis Merritt Wenner has been self-destructing ever since the tragic deaths of her grandmother and her horse. After an epic all-night bender, she walks out of the SAT and disappears. Her parents, looking for a quick fix, ship her off to a residential equine-assisted therapy program. At Good Fences, Merritt meets Red: a failed racehorse and a terror in the barn. Red has never bonded with […]
Author: Laurie Halse Anderson Publisher: Viking Books for Young Readers Publication date: March 19, 2009 Pages: 278 Price: $22.50 CAD (Hardcover) at Indigo Books & Music Online Synopsis “Dead girl walking,” the boys say in the halls. “Tell us your secret,” the girls whisper, one toilet to another. I am that girl. I am the space between my thighs, daylight shining through. I am the bones they want, wired on a porcelain frame.  Lia and Cassie are best friends, wintergirls frozen in matchstick bodies, competitors in a deadly contest to […]