Young Adult Science Fiction & Fantasy Books

Crystal Magic: A Young Adult Fantasy Series (Clearwater Witches Book 1)

Krissa Barnette has a secret.When she’s upset, she can hear what other people are thinking. And when she’s overwhelmed, things explode.A move to Clearwater, Michigan, gives her the chance to reinvent herself, but a fresh start is further away than she realizes. Her abilities magnify—making her a target for Crystal Jamison and the town’s circle of witches.Even with new friends at her side, Krissa can’t ignore the witches’ magnetic pull—especially when a strange illness rips through the town.If Krissa doesn’t push her fears aside, she could lose more than control. Learning to wield magic could consume her. Ignoring her gift could destroy the world.Crystal Magic is the riveting first tale in the Clearwater Witches series of magical YA novels. This spellbinding tale will hook you from the start and keep you turning pages all night long. If you like bewitching characters, first loves, and strong female leads, then you’ll love this thrilling series!Can Krissa control her powers before the town and her life go up in flames?

Dragon Speaker (The Shadow War Saga Book 1)

An underdog hero.A quest to save a dragon.An unforgettable journey takes flight.Born into a land of magic wielders without any powers of her own, Keriya Nameless isn't exactly hero material. Despite this disability, the goddess Shivnath tasks her with saving the last living dragon. Desperate to prove her worth to a world that has told her she's worthless, Keriya accepts the mission.But darkness is stirring in the Empire of Allentria. An ancient and powerful warlord has broken free of his prison with one goal: to kill the dragon. Keriya has bitten off more than she can chew, and she must stay a step ahead of his forces if she wants to survive.On a journey that tests her courage at every turn, Keriya has to decide what she believes in and who she wants to be. She'd better decide fast, because she discovers that she's at the center of an age-old war...A war that will decide the fate of everything.

Dragon Blood (The Shadow War Saga Book 3)

Keriya Soulstar awakens on the other side of the world after her defeat at Necrovar's hands. Determined to return home and finish what she started, she teams up with new allies and begins the arduous process of turning herself into a warrior. She'll make it back to Allentria, or she'll die trying. Dragon Blood is Book Three in The Shadow War Saga.

Deception (The Transformed Series Book 1)

**Series Complete: Binge them all!**A blind date, a gorgeous vampire, and a deadly assassin.Just a typical Friday night.Yesterday, my biggest problems were fighting with my sister and getting into my dream college. Today, I’m dealing with destructive new powers and a raging thirst for blood—and both are getting me into serious trouble.I never believed in the supernatural, but now I can't escape it. I’ve tried everything to distract myself from the bundle of weird events that is ruining my life, including a blind date with a drop-dead gorgeous guy. Turns out he's a vampire and knows more about my past than I do, including the assassin who has marked me for death.I thought becoming a blood-sucking child of the night would make me immortal… turns out it just made me a target. With a trained killer after me, I might actually have to trust the know-it-all vampire to help me unlock my powers, before one of us ends up permanently dead.---Deception is the start of a young adult paranormal romantic suspense series that features gripping supernatural drama, surprising twists, dynamic characters, page-turning suspense, heart-pounding action, and angsty romance.This saga will keep you on the edge of your seat. You’ll find a supernatural world far beyond the normal scope of vampires and werewolves. Buckle up and get ready for a wild ride!It’s a tale for all ages – as long as you have an imagination and love surprises! Pick it up today and you won't put it down until the stunning conclusion.The Complete Story WorldThe Transformed SeriesDeceptionBetrayalForgottenAscensionDuplicitySacrificeDestroyedTranscendEntangledDauntlessObscuredPartitionSide StoriesFallenSilent BiteHidden IntentionsSaved by a VampireSweet DesireCurse of the MoonLost WolfChosen WolfHunted WolfBroken WolfCursed WolfSecret JaguarValhalla's CurseRenegade ValkyriePursued ValkyrieSilenced ValkyrieVengeful ValkyrieUnleashed Valkyrie

The Ides

When 16 year old Jordan Tripp witnesses a dramatic flash in the sky -a phenomenon unnoticed by everyone else in a crowded school playground- it's just the first of a bizarre series of incidents that threaten not just Jordan but the entire world. What is the strange influence that causes his teachers to forget their subjects, his friends to turn against him, and strangers to attack him for no reason? What is happening to the police, who are painting leaves on their faces and calling themselves Gardeners? And what are the invisible creatures that stalk the streets of London at night, leaving piles of bones behind them?As a sinister force tightens its grip on an increasingly insane and servile population, Jordan manages to contact others who are immune to the Influence- the Ides.  Retreating to an isolated farmhouse, the motley group struggle to survive the brutal crisis of the Fugue, an event that threatens to transform the Earth and enslave humankind forever.

Mageborn (The Mageborn Saga Book 1)

Emma was a normal teenage girl before her twin nearly burned her to death. When Emma and her brother discover they have magic, they are visited by an archmage of a school for mages. They embark on a journey, but it becomes fraught with peril as a deranged cult captures them. Using every trick in their book, and with the help of unexpected allies, they struggle to not only survive in the wilderness but foil a dangerous plot involving a world-ending artifact. Can Emma and her allies overcome overwhelming odds and stop the cult before it's too late?The first book in a new series by author Dayne Edmondson, "Mageborn" takes place twenty years after "Shadows Fall" and features cameos from characters past.Read now to jump into the adventure.

Bones

A new short story from the creator of Little Killers: A to Z.Cooper isn't doing well in Covered Bridge, Massachusetts. His mother is filling her days with vodka and orange juice, and his psychotic little sister keeps cutting the heads off her dolls. His delusional grandfather won't stop staring at non-existent cows in the pasture, and their farm dog is acting meaner than usual.Everyone blames Cooper for the tragic accident which took his girlfriend’s life. Now a group of slackers from Mount Tom Regional High School are gathering deep in a forest clearing—at the Devil’s Dining Room—eager for the rising of her ghost on Devil’s Night, the eve before Halloween.Cooper thinks they're all crazy. Are they?AUTHOR BIO: Author and playwright Howard Odentz is a lifelong resident of the gray area between Western Massachusetts and North Central Connecticut. His love of the region is evident in his writing as he often incorporates the foothills of the Berkshires and the small towns of the Bay and Nutmeg states into his work.In addition to The Dead (A Lot) Series, he has written the horror/suspense novels Bloody Bloody Apple and What We Kill, as well as the horror short story collection Little Killers A to Z, and a couple of horror-themed, musical comedies produced for the stage.

Minute Zero: An Apocalyptic EMP Romantic Thriller (Stronghold Book 1)

When the world ends in a heartbeat, suddenly old secrets don’t matter anymore.  But new ones still do, and protecting the ones you love is the only thing that still remains.Two sisters, one a trendy caterer on the run from a vicious killer, the other a country midwife.Because of a simple mistake, Lori Dovner must flee from the vicious mafioso Raoul Saldata, and her life goes from routine day to terrifying journey in a single moment. On the road with her two children, her only goal is to get to her sister’s Montana farm alive.  But both Lori and Louise have been hiding a devastating secret for years.Two brothers, one a Navy Seal on leave, the other a good man who wants to do right by his family.Captain Deacon Hale is taking two weeks to help his brother Roger and his wife Louise on their remote Montana farm.  He loved Lori once, but has finally put her behind him.  Roger Hale just wants to give his pregnant wife and two young children a good life.  He has no idea about the betrayals that have been hidden from him. Dangerous identity.Angela Jones is an FBI agent with a terrible debt that she knows she will someday have to pay.  And when Raoul Saldata calls in that marker she has no choice but to comply.Evil incarnate.Raoul Saldata as a child in Albania, would pretend he was a dhampir, the offspring resulting from the mating between a human female and a vampire.  A myth of course, but the evil Saldata practices is anything but.  And when he finds Lori Dovner, he intends to do a lot more than just kill her.“Minute Zero” Stronghold: Book One is an apocalyptic EMP thriller (with a touch of romance) about an ordinary family struggling to stay safe and find each other in the face of insurmountable odds, an abysmal loss of life and the dawn of a new, post-apocalyptic dark age.