Great Series You've Never Heard Of!

And some singles you might like too!

Why read something boring, when you can read something great?

I particularly liked the word "gromwell".

Book Series

The Forest of Hands and Teeth Series

Mary lives in a world where the undead wander the forest that surrounds her village. Protected by a fence that is supposed to keep them out, Mary realizes that the fence is also supposed to keep her in. Then one day, the fence is breached, and she must escape - through the forest known only as The Forest of Hands and Teeth.
The Forest of Hands and Teeth

Killer Pizza

Toby goes to work for the local pizza place in his town only to discover that it is really a front for a monster hunting organization!

The Emerald Atlas

Three siblings were stolen from their homes when they were young and have been in a string of orphanages for 10 years. Now, they have discovered that they are more remarkable than they could have possibly imagined. And they may just be the only ones who can travel through time to change history and make it right.
The extended trailer for THE EMERALD ATLAS

The Slayer Chronicles

The summer before ninth grade, when Joss sets off to meet his uncle and hunt down the beast that murdered his younger sister three years earlier, he learns he is destined to join the Slayer Society.
The Slayer Chronicles by Heather Brewer book trailer

Stand Alone Books

Orchards

After a classmate commits suicide, Kana Goldberg—a half-Japanese, half-Jewish American—wonders who is responsible. She and her cliquey friends said some thoughtless things to the girl. Hoping that Kana will reflect on her behavior, her parents pack her off to her mother's ancestral home in Japan for the summer. But as the summer unfolds, Kana gets to know her relatives, Japan, and village culture, and she begins to process the pain and guilt she feels about the tragedy back home. Then news about a friend sends her world spinning out of orbit all over again.
Big image

Marie Antoinette, Serial Killer

Colette Iselin is excited to go to Paris on a class trip. But a series of gruesome murders are taking place across the city, putting everyone on edge. And as she tours museums and palaces, Colette keeps seeing a strange vision: a pale woman in a ball gown and powdered wig, who looks suspiciously like Marie Antoinette. So she sets out to uncover a shocking secret involving a dark, hidden history. When Colette realizes she herself may hold the key to the mystery, her own life is suddenly in danger .
Big image

The One and Only Ivan

Ivan is an easygoing gorilla. Living at the Exit 8 Big Top Mall and Video Arcade, he has grown accustomed to humans watching him through the glass walls of his domain. He rarely misses his life in the jungle. In fact, he hardly ever thinks about it at all. Then he meets Ruby, a baby elephant taken from her family, and she makes Ivan see their home—and his own art—through new eyes. When Ruby arrives, change comes with her, and it’s up to Ivan to make it a change for the better.
Big image
The One and Only Ivan - Official Book Trailer

Scrawl

Tod Munn is a bully. He's tough, but times are even tougher. The wimps have stopped coughing up their lunch money. The administration is cracking down. Then to make things worse, Tod and his friends get busted doing something bad. Something really bad. Lucky Tod must spend his daily detention in a hot, empty room with Mrs. Woodrow, a no-nonsense guidance counselor. He doesn't know why he's there, but she does. Tod's punishment: to scrawl his story in a beat-up notebook. He can be painfully funny and he can be brutally honest. But can Mrs. Woodrow help Tod stop playing the bad guy before he actually turns into one . . . for real?
Big image
SCRAWL book trailer

Find your next favorite book! Maybe you'll be singing this once you start reading it!

JULIAN SMITH - I'm Reading a Book