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Beat the Band by Don Calame
Beat the Band
Don Calame
The boys are back and this time it's told from Cooper's point of view. Sharp, witty, laugh out loud humour. Sequel to the hilarious Swim the Fly.....and there's now a third book in the series - Call...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2012
The Other Life by Susanne Winnacker
The Other Life
Susanne Winnacker
Beautifully formed and gut-wrenchingly gripping, this is essential reading. Here at Lovereading we're glad to see the back of too much paranormal publishing and pleased to see a new theme - dystopian fiction - coming to the fore. The worry...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/02/2012
Fifteen Days without a Head by Dave Cousins
Fifteen Days without a Head
Dave Cousins
In a tough, charged story, fifteen year old Laurence recounts the fifteen days he keeps himself and his little brother going when their mum abandons them. It’s a challenging story of survival against the odds; Laurence has to keep one...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2012
Lilah May's Manic Days by Vanessa Curtis
Lilah May's Manic Days
Vanessa Curtis
Life is complicated for Lilah. Her family falls apart when her brother Jay disappears. Managing her anger is only possible because of her great friendship with Bindi. Now Jay suddenly returns. All should be well – but it isn’t. Lilah...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2012
Bullet Boys by Ally Kennen
Bullet Boys
Ally Kennen
January 2012 NewGen Book of the Month. An outstanding book for all teen readers, Bullet Boys is a gripping, desperate story about boys, girls, guns and choices. Gentle Alex, son of a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2012
Tempest by Julie Cross
Julie Cross
January 2012 NewGen Debut of the Month. The Time Traveler's Wife meets The Matrix - an action-packed romance and a mind-blowing debut novel that will keep you guessing at every turn....
Format: Hardback - Released: 05/01/2012
The Future of Us by Jay Asher, Carolyn Mackler
The Future of Us
Jay Asher, Carolyn Mackler
January 2012 NewGen Book of the Month. Back to the Future for the Facebook generation. Click here to visit the Facebook page for this book.
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2012
Doglands by Tim Willocks
Tim Willocks
A gripping adventure, Doglands is also a stirring comment on power and those who wield it and bravery and those who can show it. Furgal, Keeva’s first-born pup, is born in a prison camp for greyhounds run by the cruel...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2012
Blink and Caution by Tim Wynne-Jones
Blink and Caution
Tim Wynne-Jones
Award-winning crime writer Tim Wynne-Jones toughly tells a gripping and poignant story of two teens swept up into a major crime. Blink is only a skinny kid who’s on the run and surviving on his wits; Caution is also on...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2012
In Darkness by Nick Lake
In Darkness
Nick Lake
Hugely original, this is an utterly gripping and deeply moving story set in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake. Trapped and bleeding in a bombed out hospital, Shorty tells the story of his brief life. Brought up in a slum city notable for...
Format: Hardback - Released: 01/01/1970
The Penalty by Mal Peet
The Penalty
Mal Peet
Shortlisted for the Booktrust Teenage Prize 2007. This is the second novel from Mal Peet that features Paul Faustino (the first was Keeper) South America’s top sports journalist. It’s a brilliant thriller, beautifully written and the author’s passion...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2012
Tamar by Mal Peet
Mal Peet
Winner of the Carnegie Medal 2006. What the judges said: This is an enthralling and multi-layered novel that traces the story of two men caught up in secret operations in World War Two. It looks at the...
Format: Paperback - Released: 05/01/2012
Blood Red Road by Moira Young
Blood Red Road
Moira Young
January 2012 NewGen Book of the Month. Winner of the Costa Children's Book Award 2011. The story's searing pace, its spare style, the excitement of its fabulously damaged world, its unforgettably vivid...
Format: Paperback - Released: 04/01/2012
Storm Glass by Maria V Snyder
Storm Glass
Maria V Snyder
July 2009 Book of the Month. First of a new trilogy following Opal’s adventures as she weaves magic into glass. With her unique blend of skills – magician and glass...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/12/2011
The Infernal Devices : Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare
The Infernal Devices : Clockwork Prince
Cassandra Clare
This title is second in the New York Times bestselling urban fantasy series set in Victorian London. The first book in the series, Clockwork Angel, debuted at number one on the New York Times Bestseller list and spent...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/12/2011
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
The Hunger Games
Suzanne Collins
The Hunger Games is a searing novel set in a future with unsettling parallels to our present. In a dark vision of the near future, The Hunger Games is set in the ruins of a place once known as North...
Format: Paperback - Released: 01/12/2011
Crossed by Ally Condie
Ally Condie
A welcome return to the world first encountered in Matched. It’s a world in which society decides who you should love – and everything else about your life. When Cassia broke the rules because she found her own true...
Format: Paperback - Released: 24/11/2011
War Horse by Michael Morpurgo
War Horse
Michael Morpurgo
Featured on The Book Show on Sky Arts on 1 March 2012. Best-selling War Horse, a magnificent First World War story of human and animal courage on the battle field in the face of deadly danger will shortly be a...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/11/2011
The Double Shadow by Sally Gardner
The Double Shadow
Sally Gardner
A girl tries to free herself from the terrifying double shadow of her childhood and forge her own future, but she is trapped in a memory machine created by her father. Against the tense backdrop of the Second World War...
Format: Hardback - Released: 03/11/2011
My Soul to Steal by Rachel Vincent
My Soul to Steal
Rachel Vincent
November 2011 New Gen Book of the Month. Supernatural shenanigans continue in this fast paced, smart-assed teen read. Banshees, Demon Soul Stealers make for an interesting final year at school for Kaylee...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/10/2011
The Iron Queen by Julie Kagawa
The Iron Queen
Julie Kagawa
November 2011 New Gen Book of the Month. The third instalment of this epic fantasy aimed at teenage readers is perfect for fans of the Twilight series but in our opinion...
Format: Paperback - Released: 21/10/2011
The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater
The Scorpio Races
Maggie Stiefvater
A ‘Piece of Passion’ from Scholastic Children’s Books Senior Fiction Editor Zoe Duncan:I have always felt privileged to work with Maggie Stiefvater. She is immensely talented and all her books have been absorbing, brilliant and completely impossible to...
Format: Paperback - Released: 19/10/2011
Verity Fibbs by Cathy Brett
Verity Fibbs
Cathy Brett
Meet Verity Fibbs: daughter of hip fashion designer Saffron Fibbs, online gaming expert extraordinaire and compulsive liar...As the saying goes 'when the mother's away the girls do play' that's exactly what Verity does while her mother is away for 3...
Format: Paperback - Released: 13/10/2011
Skychasers : Glow by Amy Kathleen Ryan
Skychasers : Glow
Amy Kathleen Ryan
An action-packed narrative that is utterly compelling and characters you will really love. The world as we know it is crumbling and has been for years; this is the story of a group who left earth aboard a space ship,...
Format: Paperback - Released: 07/10/2011
The Lost Hero by Rick Riordan
The Lost Hero
Rick Riordan
When Jason, Piper and Leo crash land at Camp Half-Blood, they have no idea what to expect. Apparently this is the only safe place for children of the Greek Gods - despite the monsters roaming the woods and demigods practising...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2011
The Mortal Instruments Gift Set by Cassandra Clare
The Mortal Instruments Gift Set
Cassandra Clare
This is a gorgeous box set of the first three books in The Mortal Instruments series, which has been a massive hit in both the UK and the US. Who better to wax lyrical over it than none other than...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2011
Naked by Kevin Brooks
Kevin Brooks
Probably THE author of YA/teen fiction that has more of a cult following than any other. His novels are controversial but utterly gripping and this one is no exception. It's the story of Billy the Kid in the summer of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2011
Midwinterblood by Marcus Sedgwick
Marcus Sedgwick
A Piece of Passion from the publisher: "A story of devastating loss and a love that never falters. Midwinterblood is skillfully delivered, finely plotted and written with the assurance that comes from penning twelve acclaimed novels. From gothic to gruesome,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 06/10/2011
Blessed by Cynthia Leitich Smith
Cynthia Leitich Smith
Teased by Tantalize? And possessed by Eternal? Then prepare yourself to be Blessed in Cynthia Leitich-Smith's latest dark fantasy. For those new to the series then start at the beginning. it will be well worth it. Fans of...
Format: Paperback - Released: 06/10/2011
Silence by Becca Fitzpatrick
Becca Fitzpatrick
Silence follows bestsellers Hush, Hush and Crescendo as the third in Becca Fitzpatrick's stunning and hypnotic sequence in which intense romance, betrayal, loyalty and trust abound. It's up to Patch and Nora now, having succeeded in bridging two irreconciable worlds,...
Format: Hardback - Released: 04/10/2011
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