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5 New Books For September

Make room on your bookshelf; we’ve rounded up our favorite books of September and you’re not going to want to miss out on these!

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Rock Angel by Jeanne Bogino

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Explore the journey of a beautiful young guitar goddess’s rise to stardom and the challenges she faces when she gets there. Shan is young, talented and addicted to heroin and falls in love with her arrogant band mate, Quinn, after they start touring the grungy clubs of the New York and LA. But Shan has to make a difficult decision; will she be able to trust Quinn enough to love him and still stay true to her music?

Rites of Passage by Joy N. Hensley

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Sam McKenna is one of the first girls to attend a revered military academy and she quickly discovers that she has a target on her back. As Sam struggles to prove herself to the academy, she learns that a decades-old secret society is still alive and active, and is determined to force her out… for good.

Queen of Hearts Volume 2: The Wonder by Colleen Oakes

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The second book in the bestselling Queen of Hearts saga has finally arrived! Now that Dinah is exiled, she escapes to the wilds of Wonderland and struggles to escape the King of Hearts and his army of Cards. As Dinah’s rage spins out of control, love slowly slips from her grasp. Not every fairy tale has a happening ending and this story is of a princess who becomes a villain.

How to Build a Girl by Caitlin Moran

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Fourteen-year-old Johanna has shamed herself so badly on local TV that she doesn’t see the point in being Johanna anymore, so she reinvents herself as Dolly Wilde—a fast-talking, hard-drinking Gothic hero. By sixteen, she’s smoking cigarettes, getting drunk and working for an unconventional music paper, but what happens when Johanna realizes that she has built Dolly with a fatal flaw? Is a brain full of paperbacks, a box full of records and walls full of poster enough to build a girl?

The Barter by Siobhan Adcock

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This interwoven ghost story is provocative and suspenseful and explores the hardships of friendship, work and motherhood. A heart-stopping tale of two women, separated by one hundred years, and bound by an unthinkable sacrifice. Each woman comes to a terrible ordeal of her own making, touched with love, fear and dread. What will these women sacrifice to save their families—and themselves?

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