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Death by Bikini by Linda Gerber
Aphra may live a life of luxury on a gorgeous island, but
there’s not exactly an abundance of girls like her to befriend, let alone cute
boys to flirt with. That is until hottie Seth shows up. But their romance is
clouded when the GF of a total rock star washes up on the beach and Aphra
suspects Seth has something to do with it. Death by bikini is def not the way
we would want to go, but put your detective skills to use to figure out who did
it and if Aphra and Seth end up together.
Grab the book here!
Legend by Marie Lu
Hunger Games and Divergent lovers, rejoice! There’s another
electric dystopian book to get wrapped up in. Legend, the first in the series, is a fusion of futuristic and
romance set in a place called Republic. You’ll follow 15-year-old June’s fight
to locate Republic’s most wanted outlaw: 15-year-old Day. From completely
separate classes, June and Day only cross paths when June’s brother is murdered
and Day is suspect No. 1. On her search for Day and revenge, both of the teens
discover secrets about their country and who the real enemy is. When you’re finished with Legend, check out the second and third books in the thrilling trilogy,
Prodigy and Champion.
the books here!
The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson
American teen Rory touches down in beautiful London, England
to start fresh at a boarding school. Her studies should have been her biggest
problem, but when a string of brutal murders occur in her school’s
neighborhood, well, that’s when things get a little crazy. Especially when it
turns out that no one can actually see the murderer except for Rory. This book
is only the first in the Shades of London
series, so you better get reading ASAP.
Paper Towns by John Green
With The Fault In Our
Stars movie ruling the box office, here’s another John Green book to add to
your stack of must-reads. In this novel, Quinten and Margo are reunited by
revenge and pull an all-nighter to get things done. But the next morning, he hits
the halls to find that Margo is nowhere to be found. Uh…totally weird. Follow
Quinten as he searches for Margo clue by clue. That way, you’ll be totally in
the know when the film based on the book (starring sweetie Nat Wolff!) is
released next year.
Relentless by Karen Lynch
Vampire novels are still totally in, especially this
gripping first title from the Relentless
series. Sara’s life is pretty much shattered when her dad is killed. Ten years
later, she still doesn’t have any answers. Sara’s life gets even weirder when
she becomes friends with a troll and then finds herself in the midst of a
crazy, supernatural world while attempting to figure out who actually murdered
Pretty Little Liars by Sara Shepard
No doubt the Pretty
Little Liars series takes up a good chunk of your bookcase already, but
this summer is the perfect time to revisit Aria, Hannah, Emily and Spencer.
You’ll be infatuated by every twist and turn the stories take—even if you
already know PLL like the back of
your hand. Kick it by the pool and relive the evil of the elusive A one book at
a time. You’ll get chills all over again.
Grab the series here!
Ruby Redfort: Look Into My Eyes by Lauren Child
Ruby Redfort is on the case! You’ll get caught up in all the
action as Ruby is recruited by an unknown agency to crack a code before the
crazy criminals are able to use it to steal precious gold. She even has to do
some mystery solving for her own fam. Worse? Ruby has to keep her double life
top secret. Can she really do it all?
the book here!
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Will you be reading any of these crazy, heart-pumping novels
this summer? Let us know in the comments below.
BY SYDNEY ADAMSON ON 7/6/2014 12:00:00 AM
POSTED IN review, book reviews, Book Club, books we love, book series
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