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Some new books to add to your 2014 TBR piles…

It’s still a great year for series, both new and ongoing, but if you’re in the mood for a story that begins and ends with one book, here are a few of the novels for (most of) the latter half of the year - ranging from science fiction and fantasy to paranormal to realistic contemporary - that have us intrigued. And of course they’re not the only ones on our radar - visit us on Goodreads to find many, many more!

And don’t forget check out some of these upcoming series!  

Follow the links to find copies of available books in our catalog:

Free to Fall, Lauren Miller

Everything Leads to You, Nina Lacour

Inland, Kat Rosenfield

Say What You Will, Cammie McGovern

Complicit, Stephanie Kuehn

Conversion, Katherine Howe

Fiendish, Brenna Yovanoff

(Don’t You) Forget About Me, Kate Karyus Quinn

Servants of the Storm, Delilah Dawson

Beware the Wild, Natalie Parker

Illusions of Fate, Kiersten White

Belzhar, Meg Wolitzer

Stitching Snow, R.C. Lewis

Afterworlds, Scott Westerfeld

Falling into Place, Amy Zhang

Kiss of Broken Glass, Madeline Kuderick

Bleed Like Me, Christa Desir

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"Children’s books aren’t textbooks. Their primary purpose isn’t supposed to be “Pick this up and it will teach you this.” It’s not how literature should be. You probably do learn something from every book you pick up, but it might be simply how to laugh."
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guys remember when Lemony Snicket filled an entire page with evers? 

I do.

Who cares about the page filled with evers? Lemony Snicket just made two whole pages black.

He don’t give a shit.

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"No one can tell us no. No one can make us stop. We have picked each other and the rest of the world can go to hell."
Lena Haloway (Pandemonium)

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Gilbert Gottfried reads Fifty Shades of Grey

This is hilarious omfg

I A<M LITERALLY SCREAMING HOLY  SHIT

hyoly FUKC

IM FUCKING DEAD

I feel like this is something I need to watch when I get home.

I really want to claim your ass

I don’t know how she could still eat when listening to that
I’d be like  

Presenting this shitstorm of a book as it was meant to be presented.

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Abarat: Days of Magic, Nights of War by Clive Barker

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