Penguin Teen is hitting the road and coming to MG! Join these fabulous five YA authors as they sign and discuss their latest books. Alison Goodman has a new historical supernatural adventure series featuring Lady Helen in The Dark Days Club. Alwyn Hamilton’s fantasy debut, Rebel of the Sands, received a starred Kirkus review about a female sharpshooter who is desperate to escape Dustwalk. Rachel Hawkins writes the best-selling paranormal romance Hex Hall series and Rebel Belle trilogy, the latest being Miss Mayhem. Sabaa Tahir is the author of the heart-pounding fantasy debut, The Ember in the Ashes, a New York Times bestseller and store favorite. April Genevieve Tucholke’s latest book, Wink Poppy Midnight, is a gothic eerie tale about revenge, justice, and love. Fans can share their photos from the signing using #PenguinTeenOnTour and @MystGalaxyBooks!
In April 1812, as she is preparing for her debut presentation to Queen Charlotte, Lady Helen Wrexhall finds herself in the middle of a conspiracy reaching to the very top of society, and learns the truth about her mother, who died ten years ago.
Amani is desperate to leave the dead-end town of Dustwalk, and she's counting on her sharpshooting skills to help her escape. But after she meets Jin, the mysterious rebel running from the Sultan's army, she unlocks the powerful truth about the desert nation of Miraji...and herself.
Life is "almost "back to normal for Harper Price. The Ephors have been silent after their deadly attack at Cotillion months ago, and best friend Bee has returned after a mysterious disappearance. Now Harper can return her focus to the important things in life: school, canoodling with David, her nemesis-turned-ward-slash-boyfie, and even competing in the Miss Pine Grove pageant.
Unfortunately, supernatural chores are never done. The Ephors have decided they d rather train David than kill him. The catch: Harper has to come along for the ride, but she can t stay David s Paladin unless she undergoes an an ancient trial that will either kill her . . . or make her more powerful than ever.
Laia is a slave. Elias is a soldier. Neither is free.
Under the Martial Empire, defiance is met with death. Those who do not vow their blood and bodies to the Emperor risk the execution of their loved ones and the destruction of all they hold dear.
It is in this brutal world, inspired by ancient Rome, that Laia lives with her grandparents and older brother. The family ekes out an existence in the Empire s impoverished backstreets. They do not challenge the Empire. They ve seen what happens to those who do.
But when Laia s brother is arrested for treason, Laia is forced to make a decision. In exchange for help from rebels who promise to rescue her brother, she will risk her life to spy for them from within the Empire s greatest military academy.
There, Laia meets Elias, the school s finest soldier and secretly, its most unwilling. Elias wants only to be free of the tyranny he s being trained to enforce. He and Laia will soon realize that their destinies are intertwined and that their choices will change the fate of the Empire itself.
Every story needs a hero.
Every story needs a villain.
Every story needs a secret.
Wink is the odd, mysterious neighbor girl, wild red hair and freckles. Poppy is the blond bully and the beautiful, manipulative high school queen bee. Midnight is the sweet, uncertain boy caught between them. Wink. Poppy. Midnight. Two girls. One boy. Three voices that burst onto the page in short, sharp, bewitching chapters, and spiral swiftly and inexorably toward something terrible or tricky or tremendous.
What really happened?
Someone is lying.