Categories

 > Teen & Young Adult > Media Tie-In

624 results were found

Sort by:

JoJo's Guide to the Sweet Life: #PeaceOutHaterz
by JoJo Siwa

Language

English

Pages

240

Publication Date

October 03, 2017

Product Description
Customer Reviews
You might recognize firecracker JoJo Siwa from <i>Abby鈥檚 Ultimate Dance Competition</i>, or maybe you fell in love with her on <i>Dance Moms</i>. JoJo鈥檚 nonfiction middle-grade debut is the next generation鈥檚 version of a real life Cinderella story: Nebraska girl becomes Hollywood鈥檚 belle of the ball, thanks to her spunky attitude and creative drive. Through the lens of JoJo鈥檚 personal experience and playful voice, she digs into themes such as finding your passion, keeping strong in the face of adversity, appreciating your individualism, the importance of being loyal, and never giving up. Most of all, JoJo鈥檚 story is meant to inspire young girls to find the courage and confidence to go after their dreams. Go Siwanatorz!<br /> 聽
To All the Boys I've Loved Before
by Jenny Han

Language

English

Pages

369

Publication Date

April 15, 2014

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<b><i>To All the Boys I鈥檝e Loved Before </i>is now a major motion picture streaming on Netflix!</b><br /> <br /><b>Lara Jean鈥檚 love life gets complicated in this<i> New York Times </i>bestselling 鈥渓ovely, lighthearted romance鈥?(<i>School Library Journal</i>) from the bestselling author of The Summer I Turned Pretty series.</b><br /><br />What if all the crushes you ever had found out how you felt about them鈥ll at once?<br /> <br />Sixteen-year-old Lara Jean Song keeps her love letters in a hatbox her mother gave her. They aren鈥檛 love letters that anyone else wrote for her; these are ones she鈥檚 written. One for every boy she鈥檚 ever loved鈥攆ive in all. When she writes, she pours out her heart and soul and says all the things she would never say in real life, because her letters are for her eyes only. Until the day her secret letters are mailed, and suddenly, Lara Jean鈥檚 love life goes from imaginary to out of control.
P.S. I Still Love You (To All the Boys I've Loved Before Book 2)
by Jenny Han

Language

English

Pages

353

Publication Date

May 26, 2015

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<b>Now a Netflix original movie starring Lana Condor and Noah Centineo!</b><br /> <br /><b>In this highly anticipated sequel to the 鈥渓ovely, lighthearted鈥?(School Library Journal) <i>New York Times </i>bestselling <i>To All The Boys I鈥檝e Loved Before</i>, Lara Jean still has letters to write and even more to lose when it comes to love.</b><br /><br />Lara Jean didn鈥檛 expect to <i>really </i>fall for Peter.<br /> <br />She and Peter were just pretending. Except suddenly they weren鈥檛. Now Lara Jean is more confused than ever.<br /> <br />When another boy from her past returns to her life, Lara Jean鈥檚 feelings for him return too. Can a girl be in love with two boys at once?<br /> <br />In this charming and heartfelt sequel to the <i>New York Times </i>bestseller <i>To All the Boys I鈥檝e Loved Before</i>, we see first love through the eyes of the unforgettable Lara Jean. Love is never easy, but maybe that鈥檚 part of what makes it so amazing.
The Science of Star Wars: The Scientific Facts Behind the Force, ...
by , Jon Chase

Language

English

Pages

271

Publication Date

November 15, 2016

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<b>Discover the science behind the most popular sci-fi franchise of all time!</b><br /><br />Capturing the imagination and hearts of crowds worldwide, <i>Star Wars</i> is a fantastic feat of science fiction and fantasy. <b><i>The Science of Star Wars</i></b> addresses 50 topics that span the movies鈥?universe such as battle technology, alien life, space travel, etc. You鈥檒l find fascinating explorations of the physics of <i>Star Wars</i>, its plausibility, and more. The perfect <i>Star Wars</i> gift for fans of the saga, this book addresses many unanswered, burning questions, including:<br /><br /><li> How long before we get a <i>Star Wars</i> speeder off the ground?<br /></li><li> What exactly <i>is</i> the Force?<br /></li><li> How could Kylo Ren stop a blaster shot in mid-air?<br /></li><li> How could we live on a gas giant like Bespin, or a desert planet like Tatooine?<br /></li><li> Nature versus nurture: How does it play out in the making of Jedi?<br /></li><li> How much would it cost to build the Death Star?<br /></li><li> And much more!<br /><br />We marvel at the variety of creatures and technology and the mystery behind the force. But how much of the <i>Star Wars</i> world is rooted in reality? Could we see some of the extraordinary inventions materialize in our world? This uncomplicated, entertaining read makes it easy to understand how advanced physics concepts, such as wormholes and Einstein鈥檚 theory of relativity, apply to the <i>Star Wars</i> universe.<br /><br /><b><i>The Science of Star Wars</i></b> explains to non-technical readers how physics and fantasy might merge to allow for the possibility of interstellar travel; communication with foreign but intelligent lifeforms; human-like robots; alien planets fit for human life; weapons and spacecraft such as laser guns, light sabers, and the Millennium Falcon; and Force-like psychokinetic powers.<br /><br />In the 21st Century, we鈥檙e on the edge of developing much of the technology from 鈥渁 long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away鈥濃€?These fantasies aren鈥檛 as impossible as you might think! Written for every fan of George Lucas鈥檚 films, you don鈥檛 need to be a Jedi or an astrophysicist at NASA to appreciate all of Mark Brake and Jon Chase鈥檚 fun and informative analysis of this classic series in <b><i>The Science of Star Wars</i></b>. Prepare your mind to make the jump to light speed and find out about the facts behind one of our favorite modern epics!</li>
Star Wars: Ahsoka
by E. K. Johnston

Language

English

Pages

371

Publication Date

October 11, 2016

Product Description
Customer Reviews
Fans have long wondered what happened to Ahsoka after she left the Jedi Order near the end of the Clone Wars, and before she re-appeared as the mysterious Rebel operative Fulcrum in Rebels. Finally, her story will begin to be told. Following her experiences with the Jedi and the devastation of Order 66, Ahsoka is unsure she can be part of a larger whole ever again. But her desire to fight the evils of the Empire and protect those who need it will lead her right to Bail Organa, and the Rebel Alliance鈥?
Frozen: Conceal, Don't Feel: A Twisted Tale (Twisted Tale, A)
by Jen Calonita

Language

English

Pages

321

Publication Date

October 01, 2019

Product Description
Customer Reviews
What if Anna and Elsa never knew each other?<br />As the future Queen of Arendelle, Princess Elsa's life is full of expectation and responsibility鈥攏ot to mention, questions. What type of ruler will she be? When will she have to pick a suitor? And why has she always harbored the feeling that some critical piece of herself is missing?<br /><br />Following the unexpected death of her parents, Elsa is forced to answer those questions sooner than she'd hoped, becoming the sole ruler of her kingdom and growing lonelier than ever. But when mysterious powers begin to reveal themselves, Elsa starts to remember fragments of her childhood that seem to have been erased鈥攑ieces that include a very familiar-looking girl. Determined to fill the void she has always felt, Elsa must take a harrowing journey across her icy kingdom to undo a terrible curse . . . and find the missing Princess of Arendelle.
Dear Evan Hansen: The Novel
by , Justin Paul

Language

English

Pages

368

Publication Date

October 09, 2018

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<b>* INSTANT <i>NEW YORK TIMES</i> BESTSELLER *</b><b>USA TODAY BESTSELLER</b><b>WSJ BESTSELLER</b><b>INDIE BOUND BESTSELLER</b> <b><b><br /></b>From the show's creators comes the groundbreaking novel inspired by the hit Broadway show <i>Dear Evan Hansen</i>. </b><br /><br /><i>Dear Evan Hansen, </i><br /><br /><i>Today's going to be an amazing day and here's why...</i><br /><br />When a letter that was never meant to be seen by anyone draws high school senior Evan Hansen into a family's grief<b> </b>over the loss of their son, he is given the chance of a lifetime: to belong. He just has to stick to a lie he never meant to tell, that the notoriously troubled Connor Murphy was his secret best friend.<br /><br />Suddenly, Evan isn't invisible anymore--even to the girl of his dreams. And Connor Murphy's parents, with their beautiful home on the other side of town, have taken him in like he was their own, desperate to know more about their enigmatic son from his closest friend.<b> </b>As Evan gets pulled deeper into their swirl of anger, regret, and confusion, he knows that what he's doing can't be right, but if he's helping people, how wrong can it be? <br /><br />No longer tangled in his once-incapacitating anxiety, this new Evan has a purpose. And a website. He's confident. He's a viral phenomenon. Every day is amazing. Until everything is in danger of unraveling and he comes face to face with his greatest obstacle: himself.<br /><br />A simple lie leads to complicated truths in this big-hearted coming-of-age story of grief, authenticity and the struggle to belong in an age of instant connectivity and profound isolation.
Five Feet Apart
by Rachael Lippincott

Language

English

Pages

288

Publication Date

November 20, 2018

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<b>Now a major motion picture starring Cole Sprouse and Haley Lu Richardson!</b><br /> <br /> <b>Goodreads Choice Winner, Best Young Adult Fiction of 2019</b><br /> <br /> <b>In this #1 <i>New York Times </i>bestselling novel that鈥檚 perfect for fans of John Green鈥檚 <i>The Fault in Our Stars</i>, two teens fall in love with just one minor complication鈥攖hey can鈥檛 get within a few feet of each other without risking their lives.</b><br /><br /><i>Can you love someone you can never touch?</i><br /> <br />Stella Grant likes to be in control鈥攅ven though her totally out of control lungs have sent her in and out of the hospital most of her life. At this point, what Stella needs to control most is keeping herself away from anyone or anything that might pass along an infection and jeopardize the possibility of a lung transplant. Six feet apart. No exceptions.<br /> <br />The only thing Will Newman wants to be in control of is getting out of this hospital. He couldn鈥檛 care less about his treatments, or a fancy new clinical drug trial. Soon, he鈥檒l turn eighteen and then he鈥檒l be able to unplug all these machines and actually go see the world, not just its hospitals.<br /> <br />Will鈥檚 <i>exactly</i> what Stella needs to stay away from. If he so much as breathes on Stella she could lose her spot on the transplant list. Either one of them could die. The only way to stay alive is to stay apart. But suddenly six feet doesn鈥檛 feel like safety. It feels like punishment.<br /> <br />What if they could steal back just a little bit of the space their broken lungs have stolen from them? Would five feet apart really be so dangerous if it stops their hearts from breaking too?
Apostle of the Sleeping Gods (Disgardium Book #2): LitRPG Series
by Dan Sugralinov

Language

English

Pages

565

Publication Date

June 10, 2019

Product Description
Customer Reviews
Your parents are getting divorced. Now, once you turn sixteen, you鈥檒l be doomed to a pitiful existence on the lowest rungs of society. The neighbor girl got plastic surgery for your sake and is levelling fast to impress you. A Sleeping God gave you its power, but now demands absolute loyalty and obedience even in real life. Something called the Destroying Plague wants its Emissary to infect everyone alive and, as luck would have it, that Emissary is you! But the city sees you as its salvation, not a cause of great suffering...<br /><br />Scyth aka Alex is a potential Class-A threat to the whole world of Disgardium. That's how the system classifies imba players with an unfair advantage.<br /><br />However, it is hard to threaten the world while you're stuck levelling up in noob town. It's even harder when all the preventer clans are on the verge of announcing a hunt for you and even your best friends can't be trusted, all while your two patron gods tear you apart from the inside. And now, to make matters worse, your biggest enemy has just become a threat as well.
The Vampire Diaries: The Awakening
by L. J. Smith

Language

English

Pages

324

Publication Date

October 26, 2010

Product Description
Customer Reviews
<p><strong>The<em> New York Times聽</em></strong><strong>bestselling series!</strong></p><p>The first book in L.J. Smith鈥檚聽<em>New York Times</em>聽bestselling Vampire Diaries series, the basis of the hit CW TV show starring Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, and Ian Somerhalder<em>.</em></p><p>Elena Gilbert is a high school golden girl, used to getting what she wants. And who she wants. But when the boy she鈥檚 set her sights on鈥攖he handsome and haunted Stefan鈥攊sn鈥檛 interested, she鈥檚 confused. She could never know the real reason Stefan is struggling to resist her:</p><p>Stefan is a vampire, and Elena鈥檚 in danger just by being around him. What鈥檚 more, Stefan鈥檚 dark, dangerous vampire brother Damon has just arrived in town. And wherever Damon goes, trouble always follows.</p><p>Fans of <em>The Vampire Diaries</em> TV show will find this book packed with the same kind of heart-stopping suspense, fierce romances, and jaw-dropping surprises that they know and love, all brought to life by聽<em>New York Times聽</em>bestselling author L.J. Smith.</p>

Blog - Latest Entries

Roxane Gay 鈥?Difficult Women Review
For avid readers, the advent of the Kindle was a godsend. It allowed them to expand their personal libraries as much as they wanted without worrying about taking up too much space. Along with increasing the potential for library depth, the kindle has also allowed for a more diverse reading taste. You can now take risks on books that you previously wouldn鈥檛 have due to the Kindle eliminating ...

David Foster Wallace 鈥?Brief Interviews with Hideous Men & Girl with Curious Hair Reviews
The technology of the Kindle allows you to carry a library with you wherever you go. And, like a library, your Kindle collection should be vast and diverse. Aside from the New York Times Bestseller list, it can be hard to know which books are worth your time to download. Luckily, the literary cannon spans for generations. Of the most recent generation of literary greats, David Foster Wallac...

Junot Diaz 鈥?The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao Review
Kindle technology allows you to build an impressive collection of stories without filling shelves upon shelves with books. This convenience makes it possible to experiment with your reading choices without making the commitment to order a book, wait for its arrival, and sticking it on your shelf. I鈥檝e found that the Kindle has made me a much more adventurous reader. With this new-found ad...

Ernest Hemingway 鈥?The Old Man and the Sea Review
As you start to increase your kindle collection, it is wise to download a variety of things to read. And sure, the latest serial novel is a great addition to the collection, but sometimes you need a literary classic. Luckily, there is a plethora of classics to choose from. When it comes to literary classics, there are few authors with a better reputation than Ernest Hemingway. Hemingway, so...

Stephen King鈥檚 On Writing: A Memoir of the Craft
For fans of the suspense and horror genres, Stephen King is a household name. Chances are, if you read the genres at all, your kindles are filled with a novel or two of his. But King鈥檚 prolific career has not stayed within the genre. In fact, one of King鈥檚 greatest efforts came in the form of a nonfiction memoir. King鈥檚 On Writing blends personal memoir and advice on writing craft tha...

More >>

Enter the Kind Reader Monthly Drawing

$25 Amazon.com Gift Card giveaway

There's a daily limit of 3 free e-books that can be downloaded at KindReader.com


百变王牌开奖直播