The first book of the Daughter of Ethos series from 2019 Indie Hall of Fame author L.M. Lacee
In Peyton's story we find out what leads her to accept a deal with Divinity. Taking her to a future not only fantastic but dangerous, exciting and full of life and death responsibilities.
The virtually unstoppable Virus that devastated the world first appeared when Peyton St Clair was almost five years old. By the time she was twelve years old, the Virus had taken nearly thirty-eight percent of the world's population. This horror did not abate and by the time she was twenty-five years old the virus had hunted and killed billions of people.
Concealed from the inhabitants of Earth and with total fear of genocide riding the world's new government they take unprecedented action. And call out to the infinite universe for help. Any help!
We are with Peyton when the virus takes those she loves form her. We see her fight to make the world a better place for everyone. We share a smile when she out ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 106 Pages (1,391 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Jun 4th, 2020
Salem, Massachusetts is having problems, and high school student Jessica Palmer's life is about to become strange beyond belief.
Those cops frightened to death in the cemetery? Yes, they really were.
When a young, good-looking demon-hunting witch Chad Hollingsworth comes into town to help stop the problems, he has to ask Jessica's mom and grandmother for help.
The challenge? Her mom wants nothing to do with her family legacy, and her grandmother's reputation as a looney old witch who talks to cats...
Is it that far from the truth?
Now Jessica has to learn enough of the concealed magical world to decide if she wants to be involved.
Then again, that world may not allow her the option of choosing. Can she survive her new reality?
Jessica comes from Witch Royalty, and plenty of enemies want her dead before she gets a chance to learn anything about her past. Click the button to find out how one young woman learns, makes mistakes, and juggles life with opportunities that challenge ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 282 Pages (4,459 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Jun 4th, 2020
Round the Sofa is a collection consisting of the novel My Lady Ludlow prefaced by a short story Round the Sofa, which is used to provide a framework for the telling of My Lady Ludlow and the disparate stories. Mrs. Dawson tells the story of "My Lady Ludlow" and then five other narrators gather around the sofa, each telling a story: An Accursed Race, The Doom of the Griffiths, Half a Life-time Ago, The Poor Clare, and The Half-Brothers.
"My Lady Ludlow" recounts the daily lives of the widowed Countess of Ludlow of Hanbury and the spinster Miss Galindo, whose father was a Baronet, and their caring for other single women and girls. It is also concerned with Lady Ludlow's man of business, Mr. Horner, and a poacher's son named Harry Gregson whose education he provides for.
Elizabeth Gaskell (1810-1865) was an English novelist and short story writer. Her novels offer a detailed portrait of the lives of many strata of Victorian society, including the very poor, and are of interest to social ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 446 Pages (3,554 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Jun 4th, 2020
From junior high football games to the Sugar Bowl with a national championship up for grabs, Mike Liner has seen it all in football. President and CEO of a bank by day, Liner has been a Texas football official on Fridays and Saturdays for the past 35 years. It's Not All Black and White offers a view of college football seen through a different set of eyes, the eyes of an official. Liner takes readers through the story of his ascension up the officiating hierarchy and describes the bumps in the road he encountered along the way. In doing do, he puts a human face on an aspect of football that all too often is dehumanized -- the officiating of the game.
With a foreword by SEC Coordinator of Football Officials Rogers Reding and an afterword by Tim Millis, Executive Director, NFL Referees Association, It's Not All Black and White lifts the curtain on big-time college football, revealing what Liner saw as he observed it and why the game means so much to him. Liner also recounts important ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 241 Pages (7,310 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Jun 4th, 2020
Luis and his mom are struggling to make ends meet after she left his dad. When they move to a shady apartment complex in the ghetto; life isn't turning out the way he dreamed it would. Until he meets Angelo; a cholo boy with a mysterious personality and a body hotter than Tijuana in the summer.
There's a heat between them that burns out of control when Luis finds their feelings for one another are mutual. But when ICE threatens to deport Angelo and his parents, the boy's have to find a way to stop them before they are separated forever.
Join Daniel Elijah Sanderfer for this heart wrenching, coming of age story about finding hope even under the darkest circumstances.
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 115 Pages (2,280 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Jun 4th, 2020
Who is the real enemy...
And when will they strike?
Stella Grum should be lost in Algebra. Instead she's lost at an awkward dinner with an odd assortment of family, strangers and talking animals.
On the menu is one recipe for disaster, ingredients:
One Godkiller who can't kill gods
One overly-efficient God of Death who must be killed
One fated love who is also a cat
A handful of weirdos who have lived in a bubble for ten years
Two dozen sliced avocados
Pursued by a masked maniac for magical powers she doesn't understand, Stella finds herself in the midst of curses, kidnappings, and bloody betrayals. Her torturous days in high school are beginning to look pleasant in comparison.
But death is right around the corner. She must take the first step toward her destiny as the Godkiller. Or the dinner table will soon be empty.
"Distraught and Destructive" is the second book in an anime-inspired, genre-bending YA Fantasy series, Maple's Fantastic Stories. Written for mature ...
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 180 Pages (1,177 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Jun 4th, 2020
Emily, was a just simple girl living a simple life when one day she received a call from the police that changed her entire life. Everything that happened since then was nothing short of a roller-coaster ride.
She soon found out that her long-time boyfriend, Jack Gu, was cheating on her with her best friend. As if things weren't bad enough, she accidentally ended up in Jack's uncle's car, where they ended up - doing it. Soon, Emily found herself in a tug-o-war between her ex, Jack and his uncle, Jacob.
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 267 Pages (353 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Jun 4th, 2020
My first kiss nearly killed me -- literally.
When 80% of the population is gifted with touch magic, it's best to keep your hands -- and your lips -- to yourself. Especially if you're an ungifted serf like I am.
The problem is, the most dangerous guy at Gifted Fae Academy is the one I want to touch more than anything, even as I draw the attention of the school's most gorgeous Apprentice Fae.
When my entry exam leads to the revelation that I may not be as Ungifted as I previously believed... well... surviving until graduation might prove harder than I thought -- particularly when a certain fatal touch may be worth the risk.
If you love reading about childhood friends, enemies-to-lovers, royal and celebrity classmates, and everything Fae, then one-click today and fall into this magical new series that's Gossip Girl meets My Hero Academia!
This Upper YA/NA series is intended for mature audiences. It contains cursing, sexual situations, bullying, and violence.
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 246 Pages (4,534 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Jun 4th, 2020
This ebook compiles Lucy Maud Montgomery's complete 'Anne of Green Gables' novels, including "Anne of Green Gables", "Anne of Windy Poplars", "Anne of Ingleside" and "Rainbow Valley".
This edition has been professionally formatted and contains several tables of contents. The first table of contents (at the very beginning of the ebook) lists the titles of all novels included in this volume. By clicking on one of those titles you will be redirected to the beginning of that work, where you'll find a new TOC that lists all the chapters and sub-chapters of that specific work.
Genre: Teen & Young Adult Length: 1,276 Pages (2,802 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Jun 3rd, 2020