Alice is once again in trouble. Except this time it may just be her worst nightmare: turning into the very thing she fears. The very thing she hunts. The very thing that shattered life as she knew it. And on top of that, Cole has been acting strange. This leaves Alice with two questions: Will she be able to overcome what is growing inside her? Will Cole continue to push her away or will he be there for her?
Whenever the kingdom of Yuan starts to fall, a woman of royal blood must sacrifice herself to the roses, which take her blood and return the kingdom to its former glory. Throughout the years, Isra, a soon-to-be queen, has known this to be the only way to save her kingdom. But when she encounters a monstrous enemy of Yuan, will true love prove to be powerful enough to break the wretched tradition?
When Alec first meets Maya he is very unsure of her. At the time he is in a relationship with a girl he doesn't love and he knows that he will never love her. But he doesn't break up with her because he would then feel all alone. After his parents died he had never felt more alone.
Wild Boy by Rob-Lloyd Jones flares to life in the slums of London, when a hatchet-faced stranger raps on the workhouse door with an unusual request: Augustus Finch, slavering proprietor of London’s most notorious freak show, is demanding a peak at Wild Boy. His entire body tufted with straggly, matted brown fur, Wild Boy sulks in the uppermost chamber of the workhouse, peering down on London from the confines of his imprisonment.
Amelia and Adam Dory are twins on scholarship to Stanford University. Amelia's genius in coding is almost matched by her brother's business ambition, and soon the two find themselves working in a Silicon Valley incubator on their very own business- "Doreye".
Cherry is a typical small town girl. She goes to school, has a job at a fast food resturant, and has a good boyfriend. She has all these things until she saves the life of a glamarous British Hollywood star. They quickly make friends and then she asks Cherry a favor, a very unusual one that Cherry doesn't know if she can follow through with.
Nineteen-year-old Finnikin has been in exile for ten years, ever since his best friend, the heir to the throne, and his family were viciously murdered. His country, Lumatere, is controlled by a cruel imposter king. Finnikin spends ten years going from country to country, visiting his other exiled countrymen in run-down fever camps. As he’s traveling, he hears about a young woman named Evanjalin who claims that the heir to the throne is actually alive. Although this gives him hope, he soon realizes that Evanjalin isn’t someone he can trust.
In the future, every person is ranked by a number after they take a test that determines how smart they are. Kitty Doe is a III, one of the lowest rankings a citizen can get. So when she is offered to a VII, she accepts. But there are strings attached to her VII; she must turn herself into an exact replica of the famous and deceased Lila Hart. However, Kitty must stay in line or else her boyfriend, Benjy, will suffer the consequences. Will Kitty follow orders, or prove to the world that she’s more than a pawn?