Monday, March 30, 2015

The Infernal Devices Manga by Cassandra Clare

Genre: YA, Romance, Fantasy
Type: Trilogy, Adaptation, Manga

Publisher: Yen Press

Summary: A manga-adaption to the prequel of Cassandra Clare's Mortal Instruments series, The Infernal Devices is the story of Tessa Gray, a sixteen-year-old American girl traveling alone to Victorian London who runs afoul of the city's sordid supernatural underworld. Rescued by the Shadowhunters of the London Institute, Tessa quickly finds herself caught up in an intrigue that may very well destroy her new friends - including the two enigmatic young men, Jem and Will, who have taken her under their wing... Click here-> Goodreads

Sunday, March 29, 2015

Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard

Genre: Fantasy, YA Fiction
Type: Trilogy

Date Published: February 10, 2015
Sequel: Untitled (February 9, 2016)
Publisher: Orion

Summary: The poverty stricken Reds are commoners, living under the rule of the Silvers, elite warriors with god-like powers. To Mare Barrow, a 17-year-old Red girl from The Stilts, it looks like nothing will ever change. Mare finds herself working in the Silver Palace, at the centre of those she hates the most. She quickly discovers that, despite her red blood, she possesses a deadly power of her own. One that threatens to destroy Silver control. But power is a dangerous game. And in this world divided by blood, who will win? More info->Goodreads

Saturday, March 28, 2015

The Selection by Kiera Cass

Genre: Young-adult Fiction
Type: Trilogy

Date Published: April 24, 2012
Sequel: The Elite (April 23, 2013)
Publisher: HarperTeen

Summary:For thirty-five girls, the Selection is the chance of a lifetime. The opportunity to escape the life laid out for them since birth. To be swept up in a world of glittering gowns and priceless jewels. To live in a palace and compete for the heart of gorgeous Prince Maxon.

But for America Singer, being Selected is a nightmare. It means turning her back on her secret love with Aspen, who is a caste below her. Leaving her home to enter a fierce competition for a crown she doesn't want. Living in a palace that is constantly threatened by violent rebel attacks.

Then America meets Prince Maxon. Gradually, she starts to question all the plans she's made for herself--and realizes that the life she's always dreamed of may not compare to a future she never imagined. 

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