Books for the Young Adult for the Kindle
Kindle Daily Deal: The Velvet Room – Ages 9 – 12 – $1.99 0 comments

The Velvet Room ($1.99) For young readers: The last three years of Robin Williams’s life have been very difficult. She’s had to move with her large, poor family multiple times as her father seeks jobs as a migrant worker. Now, her father has a new job at the McCurdy Ranch and Robin often wanders off in order to cope with the constant change and difficulty surrounding her.
 
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Classic Goosebumps #4: The Haunted Mask – Ages 8 – 12 – $1.99 0 comments

Something scary is happening in GOOSEBUMPS HORRORLAND, the all-new, all-terrifying series by R. L. Stine. Just how scary? You’ll never know unless you crack open this classic prequel!
Carly Beth thinks she’s found the best Halloween mask ever. With yellow-green skin and long animal fangs, the mask terrifies the entire neighborhood. Before long, it has a surprising effect on Carly Beth, too. She tries to take it off . . . but it won’t budge!
Halloween is almost over, but fright night is just beginning.
This Goosebumps book is for readers ages 8 – 12 and is selling for only $1.99 today.
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Between the Lines – A young adult fairy tale by Jodi Picoult and her daughter – Ages 12 – up – Only $1.99 0 comments

What happens when happily ever after isn’t?
Delilah is a bit of a loner who prefers spending her time in the school library with her head in a book – one book in particular. Between the Lines may be a fairy tale, but it feels real. Prince Oliver is brave, adventurous, and loving. He really speaks to Delilah.
And then one day Oliver actually speaks to her. Turns out, Oliver is more than a one-dimensional storybook prince. He’s a restless teen who feels trapped by his literary existence and hates that his entire life is predetermined. He’s sure there’s more for him out there in the real world, and Delilah might just be his key to freedom.
Delilah and Oliver work together to attempt to get Oliver out of his book, a challenging task that forces them to examine their perceptions of fate, the world, and their places in it. And as their attraction to each other grows along the way, a romance blossoms that is anything but a fairy tale.
This teen fairy tale is selling for only $1.99 today. Ages 12 – up. Audiobook: $3.99.
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“Shouldn’t You Be in School?” (All the Wrong Questions) by Lemony Snickett – Ages 8 – 12 – $2.00 0 comments

Is Lemony Snicket a detective or a smoke detector?
Do you smell smoke? Young apprentice Lemony Snicket is investigating a case of arson but soon finds himself enveloped in the ever-increasing mystery that haunts the town of Stain’d-by-the-Sea. Who is setting the fires? What secrets are hidden in the Department of Education? Why are so many schoolchildren in danger? Is it all the work of the notorious villain Hangfire? How could you even ask that? What kind of education have you had?
Maybe you should be in school?
This mystery is for readers ages 8 – 12 and is selling for $2.00 today.
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Free now: Captives – Safe Lands Series – Speculative fiction for grades 9 – 12 from a faith-based publisher 0 comments

Free now: Captives – Safe Lands Series – Speculative fiction for grades 9 – 12 from a faith-based publisher
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In a dystopian future, eighteen-year-old Levi returns from Denver City with his latest scavenged treasures and finds his village of Glenrock decimated, loved ones killed, and many–including his fiancée, Jem–taken captive. Now alone, Levi is determined to rescue what remains of his people, even if it means entering the Safe Lands, a walled city that seems anything but safe.
Omar knows he betrayed his brother by sending him away, but helping the enforcers was necessary. Living off the land and clinging to an outdated religion holds his village back. The Safe Lands has protected people since the plague decimated the world generations ago … and its rulers have promised power and wealth beyond Omar’s dreams.
Meanwhile, their brother Mason has been granted a position inside the Safe Lands, and may be able to use his captivity to save not only the people of his village, but also possibly find a cure for the virus that threatens everyone within the Safe Lands’ walls. Will Mason uncover the truth hidden behind the Safe Lands’ façade before it’s too late?
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I Hunt Killers & Game – Jazz, the son of history’s most infamous serial killer, Billy Dent – Grades 10 – 12 – $1.99 each 0 comments

I Hunt Killers ($1.99) It was a beautiful day. It was a beautiful field. Except for the body.
Jazz is a likable teenager. A charmer, some might say. But he’s also the son of the world’s most infamous serial killer, and for Dear Old Dad, “Take Your Son to Work Day” was year-round. Jazz has witnessed crime scenes the way cops wish they could–from the criminals’ point of view.
And now, even though Dad has been in jail for years, bodies are piling up in the sleepy town of Lobo’s Nod. Again.
Game ($1.99) In an effort to prove murder didn’t run in the family, Jazz teamed with the police in the small town of Lobo’s Nod to solve a deadly case. And now, when a determined New York City detective comes knocking on Jazz’s door asking for help, he can’t say no. The Hat-Dog Killer has the Big Apple–and its police force–running scared. So Jazz and his girlfriend, Connie, hop on a plane to the big city and get swept up in a killer’s murderous game.

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Lady Margaret’s Ghost – An American Girl Mystery – Ages 8 – 12 – $2.99 0 comments

Felicity has just said good-bye to her mother, who’s going on a trip and leaving Felicity in charge of the house. Mother’s carriage has barely left before a surprise package arrives, holding silver heirlooms that have been passed down in the Merriman family for a hundred years. Felicity doesn’t believe in ghosts … but what else can explain the odd and eerie things that begin to happen once the heirlooms arrive?
This historical mystery is for readers ages 8 – 12 and is selling for $2.99 today.
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Messenger of Fear – A haunting narrative that examines the nature of good and evil in every human – Teen fiction – $1. 99 – Today’s B&N price match 0 comments

Mara Todd wakes in a field of dead grass, a heavy mist pressing down on her. She is terrified, afraid that she is dead. She can’t remember who she is or anything about her past. Is it because of the boy that appears? He calls himself the Messenger of Fear. If the world does not bring justice to those who do evil, the Messenger will. He offers the wicked a game. If they win, they go free. If they lose, they will live their greatest fear. Either way, their sanity will be challenged.
It is a world of fair but harsh justice. Of retribution and redemption. And mystery. Why was Mara chosen to be the Messenger’s apprentice? What has she done to deserve this terrible fate? She won’t find out until three of the wicked receive justice. And when she does, she will be shattered.
This teen novel is a haunting narrative that examines the nature of good and evil in every human. Buy it today for $1.99 as it is the B&N price match.
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An Eyeball in My Garden: And Other Spine-Tingling Poems – Ages 9 – 12 – Just $1.00 0 comments

“For all who bravely dare
To read this haunted sonnet,
May you be made aware
A spell’s been cast upon it.”
From spiders to mummies to the elusive Boogeyman, these pages hold a little bit of everything creepy, crawly, and just plain spooky. With a pinch of terror and a dash of humor, readers will be cast into a shadowy world, where creatures lurk and nightmares dwell. Surprises abound on every page, waiting to pull in readers…sometimes literally…
This book of spooky poems is for readers ages 9 – 12 and is selling for only $1.00 today.
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Haunted Houses (Are You Scared Yet?) – Grades 4 – 7 – $2.99 0 comments

Scare-master Robert San Souci serves up ten chilling tales about untraditional haunted houses: a mansion full of pirate treasure, a ghost trapped in a mysterious dollhouse, a boy whose vacation house comes complete with people-eating spiders, and many more. But beware because not all of the protagonists in these stories get out alive.
This collection of stories is for grades 4 – 7 and is selling for $2.99 today.
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