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General fiction (Children's / Teenage)

See below for a selection of the latest books from General fiction (Children's / Teenage) category. Presented with a red border are the General fiction (Children's / Teenage) books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great General fiction (Children's / Teenage) books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Lampie and the Children of the Sea

Lampie and the Children of the Sea

Author: Annet Schaap Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/02/2020

Every evening Lampie the lighthouse keeper's daughter must light a lantern to warn ships away from the rocks. But one stormy night disaster strikes. The lantern goes out, a ship is wrecked and an adventure begins. In disgrace, Lampie is sent to work as a maid at the Admiral's Black House, where rumour has it that a monster lurks in the tower. But what she finds there is stranger and more beautiful than any monster. Soon Lampie is drawn into a fairytale adventure in a world of mermaids and pirates, where she must fight with all her might for friendship, freedom and the right to be different.

Sunnyside Plaza

Sunnyside Plaza

Author: Scott Simon Format: Hardback Release Date: 27/02/2020

Sally Sal-Gal Miyake can't read but she learns lots of things. Like bricks are made of clay and Vitamin D comes from the sun. Sal-Gal is happy working in the kitchen at Sunnyside Plaza, the community centre she lives in with other adults with developmental disabilities. For Sal-Gal and her friends, Sunnyside is the only real home they've ever known. Everything changes the day a resident unexpectedly dies in his sleep. Sally and her friends are exposed to death and grief for the first time. After a series of devastating events, local detectives Esther Rivas and Lon Bridges begin asking questions. Are the incidents at Sunnyside accidents? Or is something far more disturbing happening? The suspicious deaths spur the residents into taking the investigation into their own hands. Sunnyside Plaza is a human story of empowerment, empathy, hope and generosity that shines a light on this very special world.

Evie and the Animals

Evie and the Animals

Author: Matt Haig Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/02/2020

WHEN EVIE TALKS TO ANIMALS . . . THEY TALK BACK. Eleven-year-old Evie has a talent: a supertalent. She can HEAR what animals are thinking. She promises to keep it top secret, but then an evil pet-thief strikes. Every animal in town is in danger and only by DARING TO BE HERSELF can Evie save her furry and feathered friends.

Owarimonogatari, Part 2

Owarimonogatari, Part 2

Author: NisiOisiN Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 27/02/2020

Everblaze

Everblaze

Author: Shannon Messenger Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/02/2020

Sophie uncovers shocking secrets-and faces treacherous new enemies-in this electrifying third book in the Keeper of the Lost Cities series. Sophie Foster is ready to fight back. Her talents are getting stronger, and with the elusive Black Swan group ignoring her calls for help, she's determined to find her kidnappers - before they come after her again. But a daring mistake leaves her world teetering on the edge of war, and causes many to fear that she has finally gone too far. And the deeper Sophie searches, the farther the conspiracy stretches, proving that her most dangerous enemy might be closer than she realizes. In this nail-biting third book in the Keeper of the Lost Cities series, Sophie must fight the flames of rebellion, before they destroy everyone and everything she loves.

Neverseen

Neverseen

Author: Shannon Messenger Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/02/2020

Sophie battles the rebels - and recovers dark memories from her past - in this jaw-dropping fourth book in the bestselling Keeper of the Lost Cities series. Sophie Foster is on the run - but at least she's not alone. Her closest friends from the Lost Cities have gone with her to join the Black Swan. They still have doubts about the shadowy organization, but the only way to find answers is to start working with them. And as they settle into their new lives, they uncover secrets bigger than anything they'd imagined. But their enemies are far from done, and unleash a terrifying plague that threatens the safety of an entire species. Sophie and her friends fight with everything they have - with new allies joining them - but every choice has consequences. And trusting the wrong person could prove deadly. In this game-changing fourth book in the Keeper of the Lost Cities series, Sophie must question everything to find a truth that will either save her world - or shatter it.

Exile

Exile

Author: Shannon Messenger Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/02/2020

In the second book in the Keeper of the Lost Cities series, Sophie must uncover hidden memories as long-buried secrets rise to the surface . . . Sophie Foster thought she was safe. Her life finally seems to be coming together. She's settled into her home at Havenfield, surrounded by friends, and using her unique telepathic abilities to train Silveny - the first female alicorn ever seen in the Lost Cities. But Sophie's kidnappers are still out there, and before long she's back in incredible danger. Sophie must risk everything to find the answers to questions that could save not only her life, but the life of someone close to her. . .

Keeper of the Lost Cities

Keeper of the Lost Cities

Author: Shannon Messenger Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/02/2020

The first book in the New York Times bestselling series! Twelve-year-old Sophie Foster has a secret. She is a Telepath, and has the power to hear the thoughts of everyone around her - something that she's never spoken about, even to her own family. But everything changes the day she meets Fitz, a mysterious boy who also reads minds. She discovers there's somewhere she does belong, and staying where she is will put her in grave danger. In the blink of an eye, Sophie is forced to leave behind everything and start a new life in a magical world. Sophie has new rules to learn, and not everyone is thrilled with her homecoming . There are secrets buried deep in Sophie's memory, secrets that other people desperately want. Would even kill for . . .

Jed And The Junkyard Rebellion

Jed And The Junkyard Rebellion

Author: Steven Bohls Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/02/2020

Roy of the Rovers: From the Ashes (Fiction 5)

Roy of the Rovers: From the Ashes (Fiction 5)

Author: Tom Palmer Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 20/02/2020

Roy Race watched Mel Park, the home ground of his beloved Melchester Rovers, burn to the ground. The club is in serious trouble off the pitch. But when it comes to football, somehow they're holding it together. It's nothing short of a miracle, given that Roy - the greatest Rovers player in a generation - was sold by cash-strapped Melchester, to their greatest rivals: Tynecaster. Roy needs to find a way back to Rovers, and fast - or there won't be a club left to return to...

You Call That Service?, Vol. 2 (light novel)

You Call That Service?, Vol. 2 (light novel)

Author: Kisetsu Morita, Hiroki Ozaki Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/02/2020

Ryota's finally starting to settle in to his new life in Akinomiya as a minion to the vampire-er, Sacred Blooded girl Shiren. But when his class gets not one, not two, but three transfer students-the Emperor, an imperial guard, and a vampire hunter-things are about to get even more complicated!

Of Curses and Kisses A St. Rosetta's Academy Novel

Of Curses and Kisses A St. Rosetta's Academy Novel

Author: Sandhya Menon Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 18/02/2020

For Princess Jaya Rao, nothing is more important than family. That's why when she finds out she'll be attending the same elite boarding school as Grey Emerson, a member of the rival royal family behind a humiliating scandal involving her little sister, she schemes to get revenge on the young nobleman in order to even the score between their families. The plan? Make him fall in love with her and then break his heart the way his family has broken hers. Grey Emerson doesn't connect with people easily. Due to a curse placed on his family by the Raos that his superstitious father unquestioningly, annoyingly believes in, Grey grew up internalising that he was doomed from the day he was born. Sequestered away at St. Rosetta's Academy, he's lived a quiet existence in relative solitude. That is, until Jaya Rao bursts into his life. Jaya is exuberant and elegant and unlike anyone Grey has ever met before, but he can't help feeling that she's hiding something behind her beautiful smile and charmingly awkward attempts at flirting. Despite his better instincts, though, he starts to fall for her. Jaya's plan isn't totally going according to plan. For one, Grey is aggravatingly handsome. And for two, she's realising there's maybe more to him than his name and his family imply. The stars are crossed for Jaya and Grey. But can they still find their fairy-tale ending?