Title: Daughter of Smoke and BoneSeries: Daughter of Smoke and Bone #1Author: Laini TaylorPublisher: Hodder and StoughtonPublication Date: 29 Sep 2011Synopsis: From GoodreadsFeaturing necklaces made of wishes; an underground shop dealing in teeth; magical tattoos; a wishbone on a cord, DAUGHTER OF SMOKE AND BONE is a thrilling story about Karou and her secret life as an apprentice to a wishmonger. Karou manages to keep her two lives in balance. On the one hand, she is a seventeen-year-old art student in Prague; on the other, errand-girl to an inhuman creature who deals in wishes and is the closest thing she has to family. Her life is surrounded by mysteries she is desperate to unveil.
Jo @ Wear The Old Coat
Title: AbandonSeries: Abandon #1Author: Meg CabotPublisher: Macmillan Children's BooksPublication Date: 2 Sep 2011Synopsis: From AmazonLast year, Pierce died - just for a moment. And when she was in the space between life and death, she met John: tall dark and terrifying, it’s his job to usher souls from one realm to the next.There’s a fierce attraction between them, but Pierce knows that if she allows herself to fall for John she will be doomed to a life of shadows and loneliness in the underworld. But now things are getting dangerous for her, and her only hope is to do exactly what John says . . .
Title: Haunting VioletAuthor: Alyxandra HarveyPublisher: BloomsburyPublication Date: 4 July 2011Synopsis from AmazonViolet Willoughby doesn't believe in ghosts, especially since her mother has worked as a fraudulent medium for a decade. Violet has taken part in enough of her mother's tricks to feel more than a little jaded about anyhting supernatural. The ghosts, however, believe in Violet and she's been seeing them everywhere. One ghost in particular needs Violet to use her emerging gift to solve her murder ...and prevent the ghost's twin sister from suffering the same fate.
Heather - You Were Almost Right
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