The Gatekeepers

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Harlequin Teen #ad - How could we know that forever could end at seventeen?”Anyone passing through North Shore, would think it was the most picture-perfect place ever, Illinois, with all the lakefront mansions and manicured hedges and iron gates. Each one is shocked when a popular classmate takes his own life…except not too shocked.

The Gatekeepers #ad - It’s happened before. Meet simone, the bohemian transfer student from london, the hypercompetitive queen bee; and Stephen, who is thrust into the strange new reality of an American high school; Mallory, the first-generation genius who struggles with crippling self-doubt. With so many students facing their own demons, can they find a way to save each other—as well as themselves?

No one talks about the fact that the brilliant, talented kids in town have a terrible history of throwing themselves in front of commuter trains.

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Stories I'd Tell in Bars

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Altgeld Shrugged, Inc. #ad - Unfiltered. Because what's more fun than hearing a friend share her favorite stories? If she weren't too lazy to put on pants and go to a bar. Unapologetic. Offering advice ranging from how to remain happily married to a man who refuses to blow his damn nose already to not creating An Incident at the cheese counter during an attempt at Whole30, she's you, only louder.

These are the tales she'd tell if she met you in a bar. Older, but not wiser, lancaster goes back to basics in this hilarious essay collection about everything from taking community policing classes to accidentally getting high with her waiter after a fancy dinner. As she details the chaos that will surely ensue if she has to learn to operate one more television remote control, you'll want to settle in and pour yourself a tall one.

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Into the White Box Set: Books 1 - 3

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Shuna Publishing #ad - A collection of adventures for lovers of dystopian fiction. City under iceUnder the ice the cracks are beginning to show. Lisanne has only ever wanted to keep out of trouble. Lisanne and her people are still trying to accept that there is life beyond their underground city. To find out the secrets of her city she must go to the one place she has always feared: the White.

Kyrk is a hunter, living on his wits out on the frozen earth. And what exactly is the shadowy organisation known as the Claw?Ice StormIn the aftermath of fire, the ice storm comes…Vitruvius has been destroyed. But when her best friend is exiled it shows the corruption at the heart of the city under the ice.

Into the White Box Set: Books 1 - 3 #ad - Soon he learns that his world is stranger than he ever imagined. Lisanne is more alone than she has ever been. Angel sam’s leadership is under threat and the Historian is still vying for power. And amid warnings of a great storm there is a mysterious sickness striking down the Outsiders. Angel sam is nursing his injuries and the Outsiders hate her for being one of the dreaded Unders.

Meanwhile, kyrk is discovering that the fragile peace between the clans may not last for long. But when he meets the girl from under the ice all his problems starts to make sense.

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The Best of Enemies

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Berkley #ad - Kitty reigns supreme over the world of carpools and minivans. In fact, the three of them were college friends until the notorious frat party incident, when Jack accidentally hooked up with Kitty’s boyfriend… Yet both women drop everything and rush to Sarabeth’s side when they get the call that her fabulously wealthy husband has perished in a suspicious plane crash.

A fearless journalist, she’s spent the past decade embedded in the world’s hot spots, writing about the fall of nations and the rise of despots. Jacqueline Jordan knows conflict. Kitty and jack haven’t a single thing in common—except for Sarabeth Chandler, their mutual bestie. Bridesmaids meets the in-laws in a novel told from the alternating perspectives of two women who define the term frenemies—from New York Times bestselling author Jen Lancaster.

The Best of Enemies #ad - To solve the mystery surrounding his death, Jack and Kitty must bury the hatchet and hit the road for a trip that just may bring them together—if it doesn’t kill them first. From the Hardcover edition. A sahm, she spends her days caring for her dentist husband and three towheaded children, running the PTA, and hiding vegetables in deceptively delicious packed lunches.

Sarabeth and jack can be tomboys with the best of them, while Sarabeth can get her girly-girl on with Kitty. But if you were to inquire about who topped Jack’s enemy list, she’d not hesitate to answer: Kitty Carricoe.

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By The Numbers

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Berkley #ad - Her children, her parents and her ex come flying back to the nest, all in need of Penny’s emotional—and financial—support. Knowing that 60% of spouses cheat and 50% of marriages end in divorce, she wasn’t too surprised when her husband had an affair. Spread thin, penny becomes the poster child for the “sandwich generation, ” when all she really wanted to do was make managing director, buy a white couch, and maybe go on a Match.

By The Numbers #ad - Com date. From the Hardcover edition. But then life happens. That he did so with a woman their daughter’s age? Well, that part did sting a bit. She just made sure she got everything in the divorce, including their lovely old Victorian house. Actuary penny sinclair has a head for business, and she always makes rational decisions.

Well within the average market time in her area, Penny gets an offer on the house. And as soon as her younger daughter has her hipster-fabulous wedding in the backyard, she’s trading it in for a condo in downtown Chicago.

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I Regret Nothing: A Memoir

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Berkley #ad - She spent all her money from a high-paying job on shoes, clothes, and spa treatments. Glitter…everywhere. Mistakes are one thing; regrets are another. After a girls’ weekend in savannah makes her realize that she is—yikes!—middle-aged binge watching is so the new binge drinking, Jen decides to make a bucket list and seize the day, even if that means having her tattoo removed at one hundred times the cost of putting it on.

From attempting a juice cleanse to studying italian, and from sampling pasta in Rome to training for a 5K, Jen is turning a mid-life crisis into a mid-life opportunity, from learning to ride a bike to starting a new business, sharing her sometimes bumpy—but always hilarious—attempts to better her life…again.

From the Hardcover edition. She wrote a whole memoir about dieting…but didn’t lose weight. From bitter is the new black to the tao of martha, grow up, she’s managed to document her and her generation’s attempts to shape up, and have it all—sometimes with disastrous results…Sure Jen has made mistakes.

I Regret Nothing: A Memoir #ad - The new york times bestsellernew york times bestselling author Jen Lancaster has lived a life based on re-invention and self-improvement. She embarked on a quest for cultural enlightenment that only cemented her love for John Hughes movies and Kraft American Singles. She then carried a Prada bag to the unemployment office.

She tried to embrace everything Martha Stewart, while living with a menagerie of rescue cats and dogs.

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Everything Beautiful Is Not Ruined

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Viking Books for Young Readers #ad - King, a girl must survive an extreme wilderness experience to prove to her mother that she has the strength to pursue her dreams. Then: ingrid traveled all over Europe with her opera star mother, Margot-Sophia. But ingrid longed to let the music soar again. S. Life was beautiful and bright, and every day soared with music.

Everything Beautiful Is Not Ruined #ad - Now: ingrid is on a summertime wilderness survival trek for at-risk teens—addicts, runaways, and her. In the tradition of Sara Zarr and A. She’s fighting to survive crushing humiliations, physical challenges that push her to her limits, and mind games that threaten to break her. Then: when the curtain fell on Margot-Sophia’s singing career, they buried the past and settled into a small, painfully normal life.

She wanted it so much that, for a while, nothing else mattered. Now: ingrid is never going to make it through this summer if she can’t figure out why she’s here, what happened to Margot-Sophia, and why the music really stopped.

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Beautiful Malice: A Novel

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Bantam #ad - Yet alice’s enthusiasm is infectious, her candor sometimes unsettling, in spite of her guarded caution, and Katherine, finds herself drawn into Alice’s private circle. What she finds instead is the last thing she expected: a friend. Even more unlikely, Katherine’s new friend is the most popular and magnetic girl in school.

To erase her past, enrolled in a new school, Katherine has moved to a new city, and even changed her name. From its wrenching opening to its shocking climax, motives, Beautiful Malice unfolds a haunting story in which people, and circumstances are never what they seem. Who is katherine patterson? It is a question she hopes no one can answer.

Beautiful Malice: A Novel #ad - Now, wary and alone, she seeks nothing more than anonymity. And infinitely more seductive. And when she lets her guard down at last, Katherine discovers the darkest of them all. For there will be no escaping the past for Katherine Patterson—only a descent into a trap far more sinister. But alice has secrets, too—darker than anyone can begin to imagine.

She’s done the next best thing to disappearing altogether.

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Instructions for a Secondhand Heart

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Poppy #ad - Together, neve and jonny will have to face the future, while learning to heal their hearts, no matter how frightening it is, no matter how much it hurts. Features select graphic novel illustrations from Jonny's sketchbook. That someone turns out to be Neve's twin brother, Leo. When leo was alive, all Neve wanted was for him and all his glorious, overshadowing perfection to leave.

Instructions for a Secondhand Heart #ad - Now that leo's actually gone forever, Neve has no idea how to move forward. Then when an organ donor is found for Jonny's heart, that turns out to be the cruelest irony of all. Then jonny walks into her life looking for answers, her brother's heart beating in his chest, and everything starts to change. A moving novel about grief, guilt, for fans of Everything, and the unpredictability of love, Everything and All the Bright Places.

Jonny knows better than anyone that life is full of cruel ironies. Because for jonny's life to finally start, someone else's had to end. He's spent every day in a hospital hooked up to machines to keep his heart ticking.

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Prince in Disguise

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Disney Hyperion #ad - As the camera crew whisks them off to Scotland to film the lead-up to the wedding, camera-shy Dylan is front and center as Dusty's maid of honor. Someday i want to live in a place where I never hear "You're Dusty's sister?" ever again. If she just can keep TRC from turning her into the next reality show sensation.

Life is real enough for dylan—especially as the ordinary younger sister of Dusty, former Miss Mississippi and the most perfect, popular girl in Tupelo. At least there's jamie, an adorably bookish groomsman who might just be the perfect antidote to all Dylan's stress. But when dusty wins the hand of the handsome scottish laird-to-be Ronan on the TRC television network's crown jewel, Prince in Disguise, Dylan has to face a different kind of reality: reality TV.

Prince in Disguise #ad - . The producers are full of surprises—including old family secrets, long-lost relatives, and a hostile future mother-in-law who thinks Dusty and Dylan's family isn't good enough for her only son.

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Pretty in Plaid: A Life, A Witch, and a Wardrobe, or, the Wonder Years Before the Condescending, Egomaniacal, Self-Centered Smart-Ass Phase

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Berkley #ad - Jen lancaster's cultural inferiority complex had to come from somewhere. And now fans can find out where in this hilarious New York Times bestselling memoir from the author of Bitter is the New Black. Before she was bitter, an aspiring sorority girl who didn't know her Coach from her Louis Vuitton, before she was lazy, Jen Lancaster was a badge-hungry Junior Girl Scout with a knack for extortion, and a budding executive who found herself bewildered by her first encounter with a fax machine.

In this hilarious and touching memoir, Jen Lancaster looks back on her life—and wardrobe—and reveals a young woman not so different from the rest of us. Prepare to take a long walk in her drool-worthy shoes in this humorous and heartwarming trip down memory lane.

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