Category Archives: Young Adult

Project ELE

“With more than 700 five-star ratings on Goodreads! When the government enacts Project ELE to preserve the human race after a devastating epidemic, survivors like Willow must adapt to new lives in shelters. But soon, Willow and her friends acquire unusual abilities that have far-reaching consequences. The ELE Series is a now complete Young Adult Science Fiction Romance series that will appeal to fans of The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, The Gender Game by Bella Forrest, Red Queen by Victory Aveyard, and A Court of Thorns and Roses by Sarah J. Maas.

In an effort to save the human race, the government has implemented Project ELE. Now, the only chance for survival is to seek refuge in underground shelters controlled by the government.

Willow Mosby is among the select few allowed to enter the underground bunker to wait out the end of the world. Forced to pick up the broken pieces of her life after being separated from her family, she throws herself into a new life of work and school. When she meets Alec, her young and attractive boss, Willow finds herself falling for the one guy who should be off limits.

Alec makes her feel like this crazy new world may just be worth living. But when an afternoon date results in a shocking discovery, she’s forced to face an unspeakable truth that puts the lives of her and her friends in jeopardy.”

FREE eBook from November 16 – 30, 2017

Protostar (Book 1 of The Star-Crossed Saga)

What Would You Choose: Love or Duty?

As the Torrian Alliance continues its age-old mission of hunting down Star-children, King Gregorio Derry reluctantly agrees to send his only son, William, to planet Earth on a mission to bring honor back to the Royal Family name. The target: Sydney, a young teenage girl, unaware of her alien heritage. When an unforeseen accident delays the assassination, William begins to realize a connection forming with Sydney and struggles to follow through with his orders. With the fear of Civil War imminent back home, William must make the ultimate choice between his irrevocable duty and love, sacrificing everything he believes. But as a hidden menace emerges to secure a vested interest, and impossible odds begin to mount against them, William and Sydney wonder if a connection between two Star-Crossed lovers is enough to save them from destruction.

99 Cent Bargain eBook from November 8 – 10, 2017

The Night People

Quarter Finalist for The BookLife Prize in Young Adult fiction

“Cross Harry Potter and the gang at Hogwart’s with the gifted mutants at the Xavier Institute for Higher Learning from X-Men, and you get something like The Night People…This entertaining science fiction book for young adults addresses themes of loneliness, bullying, acceptance, and first love…The narrative also includes light touches of humor that its young audience will appreciate…” BlueInk Review

“A supernatural tale with engaging characters and psychic powers…Alexander builds a solid foundation for his psychic-teen tale by concentrating on his fictional universe’s more relatable qualities…a fine setup for a sequel.” Kirkus Reviews

“Alexander’s novel will have fans of horror and sci-fi squirming in their seats with both enjoyment and fear…the plot rapidly unfolds, hooking readers and not letting go…Alexander’s prose is clear, concise, and beautifully eloquent during the most nightmarish scenes…deftly provides creative backstories for each of the major players, which helps readers engage with them.” The BookLife Prize

“Compelling…a rare offering that successfully merges hard-driving action and arresting insight.” Foreword Clarion Reviews

The Night People, creatures from a parallel dimension, have individually preyed on human beings for centuries.

Now it’s only a matter of time until millions of them arrive and wipe out all life on Earth. Sixteen-year-old Kyle Tanner and a small group of uniquely gifted teenagers may be able to stop them before it’s too late. But someone–or something–is determined to kill them first.

FREE eBook from November 4 – 8, 2017

The Ascension

Independent Book of the Year

Felix Anchor and his sisters, Jinx and Desdemona, have just turned 15 and their lives will never be the same. Separated at birth, the triplets reunite under bizarre circumstances and discover a dark secret about their family’s past, even as they get to know each other for the first time. Now they are determined to save the world from an evil force in “The Ascension” (Headline Books), the award winning novel by 16-year-old author Lauren Hudson. “The Ascension” won the London Book Festival, Mom’s Choice Gold, and it has been named Best Young Adult Book at several book festivals.

Readers’ Favorite recognized “The Ascension” with a Five Star Medallion Review and a Bronze Medal, stating “The Ascension is such an engaging and captivating YA paranormal story you will want to read it nonstop until the very last page. The story comes alive through the detailed narration so that one can easily picture the setting and characters in a very vivid way. The Ascension characters are fresh, engaging and memorable – you will want to follow them on this journey to the very end. You will fall in love with the Anchor siblings. Fans of the genre, both young and old, will enjoy this incredible story of the Asterian race, their way of life, their powers and their battles.”

99 Cent Bargain eBook from October 27 – December 27, 2017

The Smallest Thing

The very last thing 17-year-old Emmott Syddall wants is to turn out like her dad. She’s descended from ten generations who never left their dull English village, and there’s no way she’s going to waste a perfectly good life that way. She’s moving to London and she swears she is never coming back.

But when the unexplained deaths of her neighbors force the government to quarantine the village, Em learns what it truly means to be trapped. Now, she must choose. Will she pursue her desire for freedom, at all costs, or do what’s best for the people she loves: her dad, her best friend Deb, and, to her surprise, the mysterious man in the HAZMAT suit?

Inspired by the historical story of the plague village of Eyam, this contemporary tale of friendship, community, and impossible love weaves the horrors of recent news headlines with the intimate details of how it feels to become an adult-and fall in love-in the midst of tragedy.

99 Cent Bargain eBook from October 9 – 15, 2017

Lakeside

Seventeen-year-old Jemi is the new girl in town. Again.

After moving with her mother to the town of Lakeside, Jemi finds herself thrown into a busy life with new friends. Amid an array of new activities she volunteers to clean up the town lake and its surrounding park, which is rumored by superstitious locals to be controlled by evil spirits.

When her project is sabotaged by a jealous classmate, Jemi is ready to throw in the towel. But with the help of her friends, an eccentric millionaire, and an array of memorable townspeople, Jemi takes back her project and learns that sometimes the way to success is to hang on and let go.

Because in Lakeside, there’s always more than what meets the eye.

FREE eBook from October 9 – 13, 2017

The Surrendered

After a financial collapse devastates the United States, the new government imposes a tax on the nation’s most valuable resource-the children.

Surrendered at age ten-after her parents could no longer afford her exorbitant fees-Vee Delancourt has spent six hard years at the Mills, alongside her twin, Oliver. With just a year to freedom, they do what they can to stay off the Master’s radar. But when Vee discovers unspeakable things happening to the younger girls in service, she has no choice but to take a stand-a decision that lands her on the run and outside the fence for the first time since the System robbed her of her liberty.

Vee knows the Master will stop at nothing to prove he holds ultimate authority over the Surrendered. But when he makes a threat that goes beyond what even she considers possible, she accepts the aid of an unlikely group of allies. Problem is, with opposing factions gunning for the one thing that might save them all, Vee must find a way to turn oppression and desperation into hope and determination-or risk failing all the children and the brother she left behind.

99 Cent Bargain eBook from September 11 – 18, 2017

I Am Human

Book 1 in the series. When Aliens invade, you’re supposed to fight them, right? But Matt is starting to suspect something even stranger than an invasion is going on. As Matt and Savannah join the battle, they will face questions they never imagined: How do you know your enemy? Who can you trust? And what is it that makes us Human? “Amazing Read… great characters, plenty of action.”

FREE eBook from September 3 – 5, 2017