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The Gatekeeper's Staff TJ Young & The Orishas Book 1 by Antoine Bandele - YA Contemporary Fantasy -TJ Young has been surrounded by magic his entire life, yet he has never tapped into it… until now.

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The Gatekeeper's Staff TJ Young & The Orishas Book 1 by Antoine Bandele Genre: YA Contemporary Fantasy TJ Young has been surrounded by magic his entire life, yet he has never tapped into it… until now. Fourteen-year-old TJ grew up normal in a secret community of gifted diviners in the heart of modern-day Los Angeles. His powerful sister was ordained to lead his people into a new age of prosperity, but her mysterious death in Nigeria threatens to destroy the very foundations of TJ’s world. Desperate to pick up where his sister left off and uncover the secrets behind her questionable death, TJ commits himself to unlocking the magical heritage that has always eluded him. So he enrolls in Camp Olosa—a remedial magic school for the divinely less-than-gifted in the humid swamps of New Orleans. But little does he know, TJ is destined to cross paths with powerful spirits of old thought lost to time: the Orishas. Delve into this young adult fantasy based on the mythology of the West Afr

Encounter: Sunken Treasure, Lost Worlds The Risky Business Chronicles Book 3 by Hep Aldridge - Action, Adventure - “A saga where, space, time, and the search for treasure collide!”

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Encounter: Sunken Treasure, Lost Worlds The Risky Business Chronicles Book 3 by Hep Aldridge Genre: Action, Adventure “A saga where, space, time, and the search for treasure collide!” This final installment of the  #1 bestselling Risky Business Trilogy  finds  Colten Burnett  and his intrepid team of adventurers in the jungles of Ecuador in search of the elusive Golden Library. Pursued by multiple enemies, the team uncovers jaw-dropping otherworldly treasures linked to a mysterious lost civilization that has the potential not only to enrich them  but to save the planet Earth from self-destruction. Get the ultimate edge of your seat tale of exploration and the most unexpected discovery in modern history today. Goodreads * Amazon Revelations: Sunken Treasure, Lost Worlds The Risky Business Chronicles Book 2 The Saga continues… As the mystery deepens from the peaks of the Andes to the ocean floor off Florida’s Space Coast, Colten X. Burnett, and the Risky Business team are confronted by

The Message on the 13th Floor by Winter Lawrence - YA Paranormal Mystery - When Meghan’s mother suddenly disappears without a trace, she and her two little sisters are the first to notice, and the only ones who seem to care…

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YA Paranormal Mystery Date Published: May 25, 2021 Publisher: Fire & Ice Young Adult & New Adult Books When Meghan’s mother suddenly disappears without a trace, she and her two little sisters are the first to notice, and the only ones who seem to care… The problem, of course, is that her mother likes to party, so when she goes missing, Meghan not only has to take care of everything at home, but she also has to search for her, because her mom has a bad habit of disappearing, so no one else is officially looking. That is until Meghan begins to receive mysterious messages, almost as if someone or something is guiding her to a haunted hotel in Manhattan, where people say an elevator game will take riders to the mysterious 13th floor. Some say it’s an entrance to hell, others a portal to another dimension. Either way, Meghan must brave the game in hopes of discovering the truth behind her mother’s disappearance. About t

The Wideawake Hat The Applecross Saga Book 1 by Amanda Giorgis - Historical New Zealand Fiction - From the Scottish Highlands to the South Island of New Zealand, life was harsh for the early pioneers who ventured into a new land far across the seas where opportunity beckoned for those who could endure the hardships.

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The Wideawake Hat The Applecross Saga Book 1 by Amanda Giorgis Genre: Historical New Zealand Fiction     From the Scottish Highlands to the South Island of New Zealand, life was harsh for the early pioneers who ventured into a new land far across the seas where opportunity beckoned for those who could endure the hardships. On Boxing Day, 1848 Sophia steps ashore with her new husband, George, and begins her perilous journey inland to seek a place to call home. Her hope for the child she carries to be born in a house that they build together does indeed come true. And Sophia and George are joined by other young folk who form a small but growing community of fellow pioneers banding together to forge a life in this land of promise. However, not all pioneers are honest and true, as Sophia discovers to her cost. When tragedy strikes, an enigmatic Scottish shepherd steps in to help our family and Sophia’s life takes an unexpected turn. James Mackenzie is not a character of fiction. There is n

A Prophecy of Wings by Jane McGarry - YA Fantasy/Retelling - Two Fairies: One Destiny

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A Prophecy of Wings by Jane McGarry Genre: YA Fantasy/Retelling Publisher: JM Books Date of Publication:  May 18, 2021 ISBN ebook: 978-1-7365884-0-6  ISBN print: 978-1-7365884-1-3 ASIN:  B093Y21CCZ Number of pages: 382  Word Count: 71,000 Cover Artist: Graphics by Mulan Jiang Two Fairies: One Destiny  A betrayal, a prophecy, a kingdom in the balance. Sixteen years ago the evil Dahlia overthrew the kingdom of Roshall Grove, the heart of the Fairy World. A prophecy foreseen by Edwina, a powerful enchantress, remains the only hope to topple her iron-fisted rule. Now, Lina, a simple peasant girl, learns her future is linked to this prophecy. Edwina brings Lina to the Fairy World to fulfill her destiny—conquering Queen Dahlia.  Separated from the enchantress by agents of the dark queen, Lina begins a perilous journey to join the Resistors, who await her return to mount their attack. Thrust into this strange world, Lina must navigate relations with a host of different fairies and animals, ne