Allegiant by Veronica Roth

What if your whole world was a lie? The thrillingly dark conclusion to the No. 1 New York Times bestselling DIVERGENT trilogy. What if a single revelation — like a single choice — changed everything? What if love and loyalty made you do things you never expected? The faction-based society that Tris Prior once believed…

September 2020 Round-Up on the Book Lover’s Boudoir

I read 65 books in September. September factoids: How Much I Read / Listened 18,762 pages read Burned through 37 hours 42 minutes of audio Fiction or Nonfiction 63 fiction titles 2 nonfiction titles Where authors hail from 24 UK authors 32 US authors 9 authors from around the globe Male / Female 30 female…

#Betrayal by @lilja1972

Burned out and traumatised by her horrifying experiences around the world, aid worker Úrsula has returned to Iceland. Unable to settle, she accepts a high-profile government role in which she hopes to make a difference again. But on her first day in the post, Úrsula promises to help a mother seeking justice for her daughter,…

#TheNobodyPeople by @bobproehl

When a group of outcasts with extraordinary abilities comes out of hiding, their clash with a violent society will spark a revolution—or an apocalypse. Avi Hirsch has always known his daughter was different. But when others with incredible, otherworldly gifts reveal themselves to the world, Avi realizes that her oddness is something more—that she is…

The Fault in Our Stars by @johngreen

“I fell in love the way you fall asleep: slowly, then all at once.” Despite the tumour-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group,…

Let Her Be by @lisaunger

A writer’s misguided suspicions ruined his life once before. This time he plans to prove he’s right in a New York Times bestselling author’s haunting short story of what happens when seeing is not believing. Will, an aspiring novelist can’t stop parsing his ex-girlfriend’s popular social media accounts for clues that her ideal new rural…

#TheMidnightCircus by @JaneYolen

In the newest short fiction collection of this World Fantasy Award-winning series, beloved fantasy author Jane Yolen’s dark side has fully emerged. Her vivid, startling, and thrilling tales and related poems of the supernatural—from icy-hearted witches to sometimes-innocent shapeshifters—reveal a classic storyteller at the height of her powers. In these sixteen stories, Central Park becomes…

The Gift by @alisongaylin

What’s a desperate mother to do when her child suddenly disappears? Anything it takes to keep the family together in USA Today bestselling author Alison Gaylin’s short story with a sting. It’s dreaded news for actress Lyla McCord and her husband, Nolan. Their eight-year-old daughter has vanished. To find her, Nolan reaches out to a…

Insurgent by Veronica Roth

#1 New York Times bestselling author Veronica Roth’s second book in the dystopian Divergent series is another intoxicating thrill ride of a story, rich with hallmark twists, heartbreaks, romance, and powerful insights about human nature. As war and unrest surge in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she…

Buried by @JefferyDeaver

An old-school reporter discovers that the search for the truth is still full of surprises in a twisty short thriller from bestselling master of suspense Jeffery Deaver. After a long run as a respected journalist, Edward “Fitz” Fitzhugh is on his way out when he stumbles across the story of a lifetime. The Gravedigger is…