Can’t Wait Wednesday: Maya and the Rising Dark

Maya and the Rising Dark by Rena Barron After her father goes missing, 12-year-old Maya uncovers that he is the keeper of the gateway between our world and The Dark. To find her father, she'll need to unlock her own powers and fight a horde of creatures set on starting a war. Stranger Things meets … Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday: Maya and the Rising Dark

Can’t Wait Wednesday: Witches of Ash and Ruin

Witches of Ash and Ruin by E. Latimer Modern witchcraft blends with ancient Celtic mythology in an epic clash of witches and gods, perfect for fans of V.E. Schwab's Shades of Magic trilogy and A DISCOVERY OF WITCHES. Seventeen-year-old Dayna Walsh is struggling to cope with her somatic OCD; the aftermath of being outed as … Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday: Witches of Ash and Ruin

Can’t Wait Wednesday: Havenfall

Havenfall by Sara Holland A safe haven between four realms. The girl sworn to protect it--at any cost. Hidden deep in the mountains of Colorado lies the Inn at Havenfall, a sanctuary that connects ancient worlds--each with their own magic--together. For generations, the inn has protected all who seek refuge within its walls, and any … Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday: Havenfall

Can’t Wait Wednesday: Loveless

Loveless by Alice Oseman Georgia feels loveless – in the romantic sense, anyway. She’s eighteen, never been in a relationship, or even had a crush on a single person in her whole life. She thinks she's an anomaly, people call her weird, and she feels a little broken. But she still adores romance – weddings, … Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday: Loveless

Can’t Wait Wednesday: The Scapegracers

The Scapegracers by Hannah Abigail Clarke An outcast teenage lesbian witch finds her coven hidden amongst the popular girls in her school, and performs some seriously badass magic in the process. Skulking near the bottom of West High’s social pyramid, Sideways Pike lurks under the bleachers doing magic tricks for Coke bottles. As a witch, … Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday: The Scapegracers

Can’t Wait Wednesday: Love Is for Losers

Love is for Losers by Wibke Brueggeman In this wry and hilarious queer romantic comedy, fifteen-year-old Phoebe realizes that falling in love is maybe not just for losers. Did you know you can marry yourself? How strange / brilliant is that? Fifteen-year-old Phoebe thinks falling in love is vile and degrading, and vows never to … Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday: Love Is for Losers

Can’t Wait Wednesday: In the Role of Brie Hutchens…

In the Role of Brie Hutchens... by Nicole Melleby  Introducing Brie Hutchens: soap opera super fan, aspiring actor, and so-so student at her small Catholic school. Brie has big plans for eighth grade. She’s going to be the star of the school play and convince her parents to let her go to the performing arts … Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday: In the Role of Brie Hutchens…

Can’t Wait Wednesday: The State of Us

The State of Us by Shaun David Hutchinson David Linker at HarperCollins has bought We Are the Ants author Shaun David Hutchinson's The State of Us, the story of Dean and Dre—the 16-year-old sons of the Republican and Democratic candidates for President of the United States—who fall in love on the sidelines of their parents' presidential campaigns. The book … Continue reading Can’t Wait Wednesday: The State of Us