Magic: The Crest by Rena Marthaler

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Magic: The Crest Author: Rena Marthaler Published By: CreateSpace (2013) Synopsis: Magic The Crest is the story of a group of ten-year-old girls who use special powers to battle a flying dragon menacing their elementary school. When the girls receive a prophecy…

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Banished by Teresa Gaskins

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Banished Author: Teresa Gaskins Published By: Tabletop Academy Press (2012) Synopsis: Who Stole the Magic Shard? Crown Prince Tyler raised his hands. The crowd fell silent at once. “I have made my decision,” the prince announced. “From this moment forward: Christopher Fredrico…

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Cinder by Marissa Meyer

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Cinder (Lunar Chronicles, #1) Author: Marissa Meyer Published By: Feiwel & Friends (2012) Synopsis:  Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move.…

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Uglies by Scott Westerfield

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Uglies (Uglies, #1) Author: Scott Westerfield Published By: Simon Pulse (2005) Synopsis:  Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can’t wait. In just a few weeks she’ll have the operation that will turn her from a repellent ugly into a stunning…

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Birthmarked by Caragh O’Brien

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Birthmarked (Birthmarked, #1) Author: Caragh O’Brien Published By: Roaring Brook Press (2010) Synopsis: In the future, in a world baked dry by the harsh sun, there are those who live inside the walled Enclave and those, like sixteen-year-old Gaia Stone, who live outside. Following in…

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The Sky Inside by Clare B. Dunkle

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: The Sky Inside Author: Clare B. Dunkle Published By: Atheneum Books for Young Readers (2008) Synopsis: Martin lives in a perfect world. Every year a new generation of genetically-engineered children is shipped out to meet their parents. Every spring the residents of his…

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