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📖 Snap Up Some Cheap YA Ebooks

Hey YA Fans:

Spend your weekend curled up with some excellent reads. Here’s a handful of awesome YA books you can snag on the cheap for your ereading pleasure:

Allow me to indulge here: you can grab my anthology Here We Are: Feminism For The Real World for $2!

  • Grab Jenn Bennett’s Alex, Approximately for a contemporary read with some romance for $2.
  • If you like a fairy tale twist, try Rosamund Hodge’s Cruel Beauty for $2.
  • True stories of growing up a girl something you’re itching for? Pick up Because I Was A Girl by Melissa de la Cruz for $3.
  • Another fantasy worth checking out is the first in a series, too. Grab Aimee Carter’s Pawn for $2.
  • Karen Blumenthal writes excellent YA nonfiction and her biography of Hilary Clinton is no exception. Hilary Rodham Clinton: A Woman Living History is $3.
  • Dystopian sci fi calling out to you? Pick up another first in series book, Taken by Erin Bowman, for $3.
  • The Girl With The Red Balloon by Katherine Locke is a historical fiction with a bit of magic. It’s on sale for $2.
  • K. Ancrum’s The Wicker King looks like the perfect read for those who want something slightly horror-tinged and something totally different. $3.
  • Never Never by Brianna Shrum is a Peter Pan retelling. $4.

Want a twist on a classic? Pick up Megan Shepherd’s The Madman’s Daughter for some gothic greatness. $3. It’s the first in a series, and you can grab Her Dark Curiosity for $4 and A Cold Legacy for $3 to round out the trilogy.

  • The first book in Anna Godbersen’s juicy “The Luxe” series, The Luxe, is $4. I have no idea how much this book might hold up ten years later, but it was fun when it first came out!
  • Destiny Soria’s historical horror book Iron Cast is $5.
  • Zoraida Cordova’s Labyrinth Lost, first in the “Brooklyn Brujas” series, is just a little bit over $3.

Thanks for hanging out & we’ll see you again on Monday!

— Kelly Jensen, @veronikellymars on Instagram and editor of (Don’t) Call Me Crazy and Here We Are.