Ash and Quill by Rachel Caine

Jess and his friends have outrun the library, and straight into the Burners of Philadelphia. The Burner leader, Willinger Beck, can't be trusted. While they have a common enemy, the Burners will never trust former library personnel, even if they're enemies of the Archivist. He'll want the press Thomas can build, but hold the others…

Paper and Fire by Rachel Caine

Jess and his friends have been given positions in the Great Library, but the cost was high. Jess and Glain are sent to the High Garda while Khalila and Dario are bound for the Lighthouse to study. But when Jess hears word that their friend Thomas is actually alive, they decide they must save him…

Ink and Bone by Rachel Caine

Jess Brightwell is the oldest surviving son of book smuggler Callum Brightwell. When Jess shows no interest in taking over the family business, is father pays for him to test for a position with the Great Library. Jess passes, and is immediately sent to Alexandria to train with 30 other new postulants. Assigned to study…

Recipe for Persuasion by Sonali Dev

I received a free electronic ARC of this book from NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. Ashna Raje inherited her father's Indian restaurant and now struggles to keep it afloat. When her best friend, China Dashwood, offers her the chance to be on a new cooking competition show she's castingĀ  for Food Network, Ashna…

King’s Cage by Victoria Aveyard

After the shocking ending of the last novel, we enter Maven's court with Mare a prisoner. Shackled with Silent Stone, Mare is forced to work for Maven in order to prevent him from killing other newbloods. Meanwhile, the Scarlet Guard is regrouping and trying to make a plan to take the city of Corvium and…

Glass Sword by Victoria Aveyard

With the help of the Scarlet Guard, Mare and Cal have escaped the arena and execution. Plus, Mare's been reunited with her Shade (who teleports) and the rest of her family. But Maven will stop at nothing to force Mare to return to him. As Mare, Cal, and their allies in the Scarlet Guard track…

Stargazing by JenWang

Christine is a Chinese-American girl growing up with her traditional parents. When they offer their backyard apartment that Christine's grandfather used to live in to Yuwen and her daughter Moon to live in, the two girls soon become friends. Moon is everything Christine isn't, and allowed to do things she's not, like paint her nails…

The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh

The Caliph of Khorasan marries a young girl every day, and kills her at dawn the next morning. The people are growing increasingly outraged. Shahrzad al-Khayzuran's best friend was one of those young girls. Determined to end the madness and kill the young Caliph, she offers herself up as his next bride. But Khalid is…