TITLE: Amelia and the Secret of Stoney Manor
AUTHOR: Michelle Jetton
GENRE: YA Fantasy & Romance
PUBLISHING DATE: November 6, 2016 by Anchor Group Publishing
Amelia is truly not your average girl and neither is her story.
Abandoned by her mother at a young age and raised by an overly-protective grandmother, Matilda, Amelia is confined to the grounds of her childhood home, Stoney Manor. Amelia meets Matthew Fairchild, the new boy in town, and quickly becomes infatuated with him. Soon Amelia discovers things aren’t always what they seem in the little town of Cave Spring, Ga.
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Throwback Thursday is a series where we take a look back at some of BRD’s most popular posts. Enjoy!
Title: Fire Colour One
Author: Jenny Valentine
Published by: HarperCollins Children’s Books
Publication date: July 2015
Genres: YA, Contemporary
Iris’s father, Ernest, is at the end of his life and she hasn’t even met him. Her best friend, Thurston, is somewhere on the other side of the world.
Everything she thought she knew is up in flames.
Now her mother has declared war and means to get her hands on Ernest’s priceless art collection. But Ernest has other ideas.
There are things he wants Iris t know after he’s gone. And the truth has more than one way of coming to light…
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Title: Priceless Treasures and Ghastly: A Slight Collection of Hallowe’en Tales and Miscellanea
Author: Thomas Olivieri
Published: October 25, 2016
Blurb: THESE days, Hallowe’en is a night of ghosts, celebrated by people who can longer believe in them, a day of tricks, treats, and twilight. A night when — sanctioned by custom — the proudest and most willful child politely begs for candy at strangers’ doors and the most docile child transforms in a monster.
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Last Breath – Robert Bryndza
He’s your perfect date. You’re his next victim.
When the tortured body of a young woman is found in a dumpster, her eyes swollen shut and her clothes soaked with blood, Detective Erika Foster is one of the first at the crime scene. The trouble is, this time, it’s not her case.
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The Unlikeable Demon Hunter by Deborah Wilde
This book was great! I was hoping by the title of this book it would be incredible! It was! I loved Nava and the rest of the characters were great, relatable and funny!
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I received this book for free from Edelweiss in exchange for an honest review. This does not affect my opinion of the book or the content of my review.
Good as Gone by Amy Gentry
Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt on July 26, 2016
Genres: Family Life, Mysteries, Suspense
Thirteen-year-old Julie Whitaker was kidnapped from her bedroom in the middle of the night, witnessed only by her younger sister. Her family was shattered, but managed to stick together, hoping against hope that Julie is still alive. And then one night: the doorbell rings.
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Pages: 299 pages
Published: July 1942
Publisher: Harper Collins
Genre: Mystery, Fiction
“The placid village of Lymstock seems the perfect place for Jerry Burton to recuperate from his accident under the care of his sister, Joanna. But soon a series of vicious poison-pen letters destroys the village’s quiet charm, eventually causing one recipient to commit suicide. The vicar, the doctor, the servants—all are on the verge of accusing one another when help arrives from an unexpected quarter. The vicar’s houseguest happens to be none other than Jane Marple.”
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This series highlights inexpensive, free, or discounted books to give you, dear reader, the most options on what to read.
The people of Damea are no strangers to magic. They have wielded it for years – woven it into their societies and everyday lives. From powering marvelous cities, to building dazzling infrastructures to maintaining even the tiniest of farms, magic is the backbone of Damea. It is a part of them, it breathes with them.
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