Read excerpts from new YA books! (December 8)


Here is a selection of excerpts from new YA books that have recently hit the web.

fjord blue nina rossingFjord Blue by Nina Rossing
Publisher: Harmony Ink Press
Release date: March 10th 2016
Benjamin is shipped off to work on his grandparents’ remote farm in the fjords of Western Norway. The farm is desolate and the grandparents are quiet and religious. On to the scene waltzes Even, the farmhand, who counters Ben’s restlessness and complaints with friendship, fresh perspectives, and problems of his own. As the friendship deepens, the two boys learn that secrets can turn into both beautiful and ugly truths, and that support can be found in unexpected places.
To read an excerpt, click here.

The Glittering Court (The Glittering Court #1) by Richelle Mead
Publisher: Razorbill
Release date: April 5th 2016
Both a school and a business venture, the Glittering Court is designed to transform impoverished girls into upper-class ladies capable of arranging powerful and wealthy marriages in the New World. There, Adelaide manages to keep her true identity hidden from all but one: the intriguing Cedric Thorn. When Adelaide discovers that Cedric is hiding a dangerous secret of his own, together, they hatch a scheme to make the best of Adelaide’s deception.
To read an excerpt, click here.

see how they run ally carterSee How They Run (Embassy Row #2) by Ally Carter
Publisher: Scholastic Press
Release date: December 22nd 2015
Inside every secret, there’s a world of trouble. Grace’s past has come back to hunt her . . . and if she doesn’t stop it, Grace isn’t the only one who will get hurt. Grace thought finding her mother’s killer would bring her peace. But the truth has only made her a target. Because on Embassy Row, the countries of the world stand like dominoes, and one wrong move can make them all fall down. On Embassy Row, trust is a luxury. And a girl like Grace should be very careful about which secrets she brings to light…
To read an excerpt, click here.

stars above marissa meyerStars Above: A Lunar Chronicles Collection by Marissa Meyer
Publisher: Feiwel & Friends
Release date: February 2nd 2016
The universe of the Lunar Chronicles holds stories—and secrets—that are wondrous, vicious, and romantic. How did Cinder first arrive in New Beijing? How did the brooding soldier Wolf transform from young man to killer? When did Princess Winter and the palace guard Jacin realize their destinies? With nine stories—five of which have never before been published—and an exclusive never-before-seen excerpt from Marissa Meyer’s upcoming novel, Heartless.
To read an excerpt, click here.

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Lucy Nisbet

Lucy is an English teacher-in-training and a self-confessed book nerd. She often buys more books than she can reasonably afford or possibly have time to read. Her Hogwarts letter is now several years too late, but she’s sure it’s just gotten lost in the post.

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