our current to-reads
a few picks from our contributors' ever-growing to-read lists
here's some of what's on our plates..
ya paranormal on vin's list
A girl plagued with visions seeks help from the mysterious Hourglass organization. As Sree's article explains, sometimes the cover really does pull us in! Sounds like an interesting paranormal mystery.
ya chick-lit on vin's list
A girl gets shipped to boarding school in Paris for her senior year. Looks like a girly and romantic getaway.
ya historical thriller on vin's list
A school girl is the only one who can see Jack the Ripper. I did a project on Jack the Ripper in high school and have been a bit morbidly intrigued ever since.
ya fantasy on jay's list
After reading Sabriel, I knew I had to continue the Abhorson Series. The story centers on a young girl who is forced to carry on the responsibility of her bloodline, serving as the Abhorson--a sorcerer whose special responsibility is to return the dead to their slumber. Lirael continues the series and I can’t wait to see what happens next.
ya fantasy/ steampunk on jay's list
A steampunk Japan with a strong lead female ninja; sign me up.
ya fantasy on sree's list
It's been a while since I've read a good dragon-based fantasy. And what a beautiful cover!
ya contemporary on sree's list
I love the quirky cover! The story sounds like it might be a bit more heavy than the cover indicates, but it's getting great word of mouth. I want to try it!