Something to Talk About

Something to Talk AboutA showrunner and her assistant give the world something to talk about when they accidentally fuel a ridiculous rumor in this debut romance n nHollywood powerhouse Jo is photographed making her assistant Emma laugh on the red carpet, and just like that, the tabloids declare them a couple The so calle

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The Fascinators

The FascinatorsA magic infused YA novel about friendship, first love, and feeling out of place that will bewitch fans of Rainbow Rowell and Maggie Stiefvater n nLiving in a small town where magic is frowned upon, Sam needs his friends James and Delia and their time together in their school s magic club to see him t

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The Henna Wars

The Henna WarsWhen Dimple Met Rishi meets Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda in this rom com about two teen girls with rival henna businesses n nWhen Nishat comes out to her parents, they say she can be anyone she wants as long as she isn t herself Because Muslim girls aren t lesbians Nishat doesn t want to hide

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Felix Ever After

Felix Ever AfterFrom Stonewall and Lambda Award winning author Kacen Callender comes a revelatory YA novel about a transgender teen grappling with identity and self discovery while falling in love for the first time n nFelix Love has never been in love and, yes, he s painfully aware of the irony He desperately want

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Categories: contemporary


By the Book

By the BookAs a devotee of classic novels, Mary Porter Malcolm knows all about Mistakes That Have Been Made, especially by impressionable young women So when a girl at her new high school nearly succumbs to the wiles of a notorious cad, Mary starts compiling the Scoundrel Survival Guide, a rundown of literary

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The Trouble with Hating You

The Trouble with Hating YouA laugh out loud romantic comedy debut about first impressions, second chances, and finding the love of your life in the most unexpected way n n Liya Thakkar is a successful biochemical engineer, takeout enthusiast, and happily single woman The moment she realizes her parents latest dinner part

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Parachutes

ParachutesSpeak enters the world of Gossip Girl in this modern immigrant story from New York Times bestselling author Kelly Yang about two girls navigating wealth, power, friendship, and trauma n nThey re called parachutes teenagers dropped off to live in private homes and study in the US while their wealthy

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Categories: contemporary


Real Men Knit

Real Men KnitWhen their foster turned adoptive mother suddenly dies, four brothers struggle to keep open the doors of her beloved Harlem knitting shop, while dealing with life and love in Harlem n nJesse Strong is known for two things his devotion to his adoptive mom, Mama Joy, and his reputation for breaking he

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The Life and (Medieval) Times of Kit Sweetly

The Life and (Medieval) Times of Kit SweetlyKit Sweetly slays sexism, bad bosses, and bad luck to become a knight at a medieval themed restaurant n nWorking as a wench i.e waitress at a cheesy medieval themed restaurant in the Chicago suburbs, Kit Sweetly dreams of being a knight like her brother She has the moves, is capable on a horse, and

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This Coven Won't Break (These Witches Don't Burn, #2)

This Coven Won't Break (These Witches Don't Burn, #2)In this gripping, romantic sequel to These Witches Don t Burn, Hannah must work alongside her new girlfriend to take down the Hunters desperate to steal her magic n nHannah Walsh just wants a normal life It s her senior year, so she should be focusing on classes, hanging out with her best friend, an

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The Tourist Attraction (Moose Springs, Alaska #1)

The Tourist Attraction (Moose Springs, Alaska #1)When Graham Barnett named his diner The Tourist Trap, he meant it as a joke Now he s stuck slinging reindeer dogs to an endless string of resort visitors who couldn t interest him less Not even the sweet, enthusiastic tourist in the corner who blushes every time he looks her way n nTwo weeks in Ala

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Categories: contemporary


Ghosting: A Love Story

Ghosting: A Love StoryLeave it to the experts to break all the rules n nOnline Dating Ghostwriting Rules to Live by n nMILES nDumped by his fianc e, not only is Miles couch surfing across New York City, but downsizing has forced him to set up shop at a caf Also, he no longer believes in love Not a good look in his line o

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Categories: contemporary


Stay Gold

Stay GoldDebut author Tobly McSmith delivers a coming of age teen love story about a transgender boy who s going stealth at his new Texas high school and a cisgender girl who is drawn to him, even as she s counting down the days until graduation Perfect for fans of David Levithan, Becky Albertalli, and Jenn

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Recipe for Persuasion (The Rajes, #2)

Recipe for Persuasion (The Rajes, #2)From the author of Pride, Prejudice, and Other Flavors comes another , clever, deeply layered, and heartwarming romantic comedy that follows in the Jane Austen tradition this time, with a twist on Persuasion n nChef Ashna Raje desperately needs a new strategy How else can she save her beloved restau

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Normal People

Normal PeopleAt school Connell and Marianne pretend not to know each other He s popular and well adjusted, star of the school soccer team while she is lonely, proud, and intensely private But when Connell comes to pick his mother up from her housekeeping job at Marianne s house, a strange and indelible connect

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Categories: contemporary