Bestselling Author of "They Both Die at the End". ... In his twisty, gritty, profoundly moving New York Times bestselling-debut, Adam Silvera brings to life a charged, dangerous near-future summer in the Bronx.
In the months after his father's suicide, it's been tough for sixteen-year-old Aaron Soto to find happiness but with the support of his girlfriend Genevieve, he's slowly remembering what that might feel like. When Genevieve leaves for a couple of weeks, Aaron starts hanging out with a new guy, Thomas. Aaron's friends notices, and they're not exactly thrilled. But Aaron can't ...|
Offred is a Handmaid. She has only one function: to breed. If she refuses to play her part she will, like all dissenters, be hanged at the wall or sent out to die slowly of radiation sickness. She may walk daily to the market and utter demure words to other Handmaid's, but her role is fixed, her freedom a forgotten concept.
Offred remembers her old life - love, family, a job, access to the news. It has all been taken away. But even a repressive state cannot obliterate desire.
Includes exclusive content: In The "Backstory" you can read Margaret Atwood's account of how she came to write this landmark ...|
#1 New York Times bestselling author. ... This series comprises a genuine masterpiece of modern fantasy, bringing together the best the genre has to offer. Magic, mystery, intrigue, romance, and adventure fill these pages and transport us to a world unlike any we have ever experienced. Already hailed as a classic, George R. R. Martin’s stunning series is destined to stand as one of the great achievements of imaginative fiction.
The hit original series from HBO #1 internationally bestselling author George R. R. Martin "A Song of Ice and Fire" includes:
"Game of Thrones"
"A Clash of Kings& ...|
Generally considered to be F. Scott Fitzgerald's finest novel, The Great Gatsby is a consummate summary of the "roaring twenties", and a devastating expose of the "Jazz Age". Through the narration of Nick Carraway, the reader is taken into the superficially glittering world of the mansions which lined the Long Island shore in the 1920s, to encounter Nick's cousin Daisy, her brash but wealthy husband Tom Buchanan, Jay Gatsby and the mystery that surrounds him.
The Great Gatsby is an undisputed classic of American literature from the period following the First World War and is one of the great ...|
A brilliant and heartbreaking new novel for fans of John Green's "The Fault in Our Stars" and Rainbow Rowell's "Eleanor & Park", about two strangers who want to die... and, in meeting each other, learn how to live.
I'm getting higher and higher and I feel the swing set creak.
"Be careful,' he says. Why?' I'm not thinking about being careful. I'm thinking about one last push, of letting go, of flying, and of falling. You aren't allowed to die without me," he whispers.
Aysel and Roman are practically strangers, but they've been drawn into an ...|
Are you brave enough to love when it's against the rules?
From the award-winning author of "Lies We Tell Ourselves". ... Fiftheen-year-old Aki Simon already knows she's bisexual... well hypothetically at least... She just hasn't had the chance to kiss an actual, real life girl yet. so when Aki sets off on a group trip to a small Mexican town for the summer and she meets Christa - slightly-older, far-more-experienced - it seems the perfect time to make that knowledge more than hypothetical.
But it's not going to be that easy. It turns out Christa just might have a boyfriend waiting for her ...|
"Funny, heartbreaking, and beautiful rendered ... a new classic."
Curtis Sittenfeld ... The night Cameron Post's parents dies, her first emotion was relief. Relief they would never know that hours earlier, she'd been kissing a girl. Now living with her conservative aunt in small-town Montana, hiding her sexuality and blending in becomes second native to Cameron until she begins an intense friendship with the beautiful Coley Taylor. Desperate to "correct" her niece, Cameron's aunt takes drastic action.
Now Cameron must battle with the cost of being her true self - even if she's not ...|
A geek, a jock, a criminal, a princess. A murder. Who would you believe?
Five students walk into detention. Only four leave alive. Yale hopeful Bronwyn has never publicly broken a rule. Sports star Cooper only knows what he's doing in the baseball diamond. Bad boy Nate is one misstep away from a life of crime. Prom queen Addy is holding together the cracks in her perfect life. And outsider Simon, creator of the notorious gossip app at Bayview High, won't ever talk about any of them again. He dies 24 hours before he could post their deepest secrets online. Investigators conclude it's no accident. All of them ...|