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Witch Song

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Witch Song by Amber Argyle

The world is changing. Once, Witch Song controlled everything from the winds to the shifting of the seasons-but not anymore. All the Witches are gone, taken captive by a traitor. All but Brusenna. As the echo of their songs fades, the traitor grows stronger. Now she is coming for Brusenna. Her guardian has sworn to protect her, but even he can't stop the Dark Witch. Somehow, Brusenna has to succeed where every other Witch has failed. Find the traitor. Fight her. Defeat her. Because if Brusenna doesn't, there won't be anything left to save.

Tyrell

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Tyrell by Coe Booth

Fifteen-year-old Tyrell, who is living in a Bronx homeless shelter with his spaced-out mother and his younger brother, tries to avoid temptation so he does not end up in jail like his father.

And read the sequel Bronxwood!

Fury

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Fury by Elizabeth Miles

When high school junior Emily hooks up with her best friend's boyfriend and football quarterback Chase's life spirals out of control, three mysterious Furies--paranormal creatures that often assume the form of beautiful women--come to town to make sure that Emily and Chase get what they deserve.

Retelling of: Erinyes or Eumenides AKA The Furies

Damned

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Damned by Nancy Holder and Debbie ViguiƩ

As the newly appointed Hunter, teenager Jenn leads the fighting teams who defend against the Cursed Ones--the vampires who are taking over Earth--but an even more sinister force now threatens the teams of hunters, with the fate of humanity at stake.

Inheritance Cycle

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Inheritance Cycle by Christopher Paolini

In Aagaesia, a fifteen-year-old boy of unknown lineage called Eragon finds a mysterious stone that weaves his life into an intricate tapestry of destiny, magic, and power, peopled with dragons, elves, and monsters.

Read the entire series:
EragonEldestBrisingrInheritance (November 2011)

My Boyfriend is a Monster...

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My Boyfriend is a Monster Series by various

Series of teen graphic novels that mix romance and the supernatural.


Read the entire series:
Vol. 1: I Love Him to PiecesVol. 2: Made for Each OtherVol. 3: My Boyfriend Bites
Vol. 4: Under His Spell

Jenna & Jonah's Fauxmance

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Jenna & Jonah's Fauxmance by Emily Franklin & Brendan Halpin

Two popular television stars who dislike each other intensely must pretend to be a couple for publicity purposes, and when the truth is discovered their relationship goes through many changes.

Retelling of: Much Ado About Nothing

Private

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Private Series by Kate Brian

When fifteen-year-old Reed Brennan wins a scholarship to Easton Academy, she quickly discovers that the Billings Girls are the most beautiful, intelligent, and powerful group on campus, so Reed tries to become a member.

Read the entire series:
PrivateInvitation OnlyUntouchableConfessionsInner CircleLegacyAmbitionRevelationParadise LostSuspicionScandalVanishedOminousVengeance

Jane

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Jane by April Lindner

In this contemporary retelling of "Jane Eyre," an orphaned nanny becomes entranced with her magnetic and brooding employer, a rock star with a torturous secret from his past.

Retelling of: Jane Eyre

Nocturne

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Nocturne by Christine Johnson

After the tragic events of the summer, Claire wants to worry about nothing but finding the perfect dress for the Autumn Ball, but her worst nightmares come true when someone learns that she is a werewolf, placing everyone she knows at risk.

Possess

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Possess by Gretchen McNeil

Enlisted to help in dangerous cases of demonic possession, a teenaged exorcist discovers a race of part-demons intent on raising their forefathers to the earth in human form.

Sweetly

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Sweetly by Jackson Pearce

When the owner of a candy shop molds magical treats that instill confidence, bravery, and passion, eighteen-year-old Gretchen's haunted childhood memories of her twin sister's abduction by a witch-like monster begin to fade until girls start vanishing at the annual chocolate festival.

Retelling of: Hansel and Gretel

Tantalize (Graphic Novel)

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Tantalize: Kieren's Story by Cynthia Leitich Smith

Werewolf-in-training Kieren is torn between joining an urban wolf pack and staying to protect his human best friend (and love interest) Quincie, whose restaurant is in danger of morphing into a vampire lair.

This Dark Endeavor

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This Dark Endeavor: The Apprenticeship of Victor Frankenstein by Kenneth Oppel

When his twin brother falls ill in the family's chateau in the independent republic of Geneva in the eighteenth century, sixteen-year-old Victor Frankenstein embarks on a dangerous and uncertain quest to create the forbidden Elixir of Life described in an ancient text in the family's secret Biblioteka Obscura.

Retelling of: Frankenstein

Money Boy

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Money Boy by Paul Yee

When his father kicks him out of the house, Ray Liu struggles on the streets of Toronto.

Ugly Duckling's Love Revolution

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Ugly Duckling's Love Revolution by Yuuki Fujinari

At the prestigious Saint Leaf private school, Hitomi, a sweet girl with a weight problem, attempts to get into shape in order to catch the eyes of the five most attractive boys in school

Read the entire series:
Vol. 1Vol. 2Vol. 3Vol. 4

You Don't Know About Me

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You Don't Know About Me by Brian Meehl

Billy has spent his almost-sixteen years with four cardinal points--Mother, Christ, Bible, and Home-school--but when he sets off on a wild road trip to find the father he thought was dead, he learns much about himself and life.

Retelling of: The Adventure of Huckleberry Finn

Prada and Prejudice

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Prada and Prejudice by Mandy Hubbard

During a school trip to England, fifteen-year-old Callie buys a pair of Prada shoes in an effort to impress the popular girls, a scheme that backfires and sends Callie back to 1815.

Retelling of: Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice and Zombies

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Pride and Prejudice and Zombies by Seth Grahame-Smith

A mysterious plague has fallen upon the quiet English village of Meryton--and the dead are returning to life! Feisty heroine Elizabeth Bennet is determined to wipe out the zombie menace, but she's soon distracted by the arrival of the haughty and arrogant Mr. Darcy.

Retelling of: Pride and Prejudice

Prom and Prejudice

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Prom and Prejudice by Elizabeth Eulberg

For Lizzie Bennett, a music scholarship student at Connecticut's exclusive, girls-only Longbourn Academy, the furor over prom is senseless, but even more puzzling is her attraction to the pompous Will Darcy, best friend of her roommate's boyfriend.

Retelling of: Pride and Prejudice

Ophelia

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Ophelia by Lisa Klein

In a story based on Shakespeare's Hamlet, Ophelia tells of her life in the court at Elsinore, her love for Prince Hamlet, and her escape from the violence in Denmark.

Retelling of: Hamlet