Looking for some magical reads this quarter? Maybe you have independent reading for English class or want to spice up your bookshelf. No matter the reason, here are some reads to get you through second quarter.
The Modern Faerie Tales by Holly Black
Not one story, not two stories, but three stories all in one! Delve farther into the land of faerie by experiencing the life of Kaye and Valerie. Kaye, a young woman, lives in New Jersey. In the shadows, two rival faerie kingdoms compete for power with Kaye trapped in the middle when she helps an injured gentleman who started this all. Valerie, a runaway, joins a gang in New York City only to see that her new friends are monsters themselves. Her heart is at stake when she falls in love with the ring leader. Will Kaye survive the treacherous rivalry? Can Valerie save her heart? Find out in The Modern Faerie Tales by Holly Black.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Enola Holmes, the Netflix original starring Millie Bobby Brown, has skyrocketed these past few months. Why not go back to the origins? Sherlock Holmes. Filled with adventures and mysteries, this collection will surely keep you on your toes. What are you waiting for!? Grab your partner in crime and delve into Sherlock Holmes by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. What kind of journeys will this book take you on? Read to find out.
Starsight by Brandon Sanderson
The earth-shattering sequel to Skyward is not one to miss! Spensa, the aspiring pilot, has finally taken off. Following in her dad’s footsteps, Spensa has achieved the impossible—saving humankind as we know it. But when she learns the truth about her father, her world of achievements comes crumbling down. How will Spensa live with the truth of her father’s past? Spensa must be strong, honorable, and brave to overcome her guilt for the sake of humankind. Find out what happens in Starsight by Brandon Sanderson.