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  • The Priory of the Orange Tree

    By Samantha Shannon

    Overdrive: eBook

    A great and deep-dive fantasy read as many kingdoms, magics, and even dragons collide.


  • This is How You Lose the Time War

    By Amal El-Mohtar & Max Gladstone

    OverDrive: eBook

    Two time-traveling agents from warring futures begin to exchange letters and slowly fall in love.


  • The Monster of Elendhaven

    By Jennifer Giesbrecht

    OverDrive: eBook

    The city of Elendhaven has been abandoned, stripped of industry and wracked by plague. But a thing without a name stalks the city, seeking revenge on those who wronged it. Violent and dark, a thrilling read.


  • The Raven Tower

    By Ann Leckie & Adjoa Andoh

    OverDrive: eAudiobook

    A leader rules with the power of magic bestowed by the god, the Raven. But dark histories are soon to reveal themselves and set in motion a chain of events that could destroy the kingdom forever.


  • The Future of Another Timeline

    By Annalee Newitz

    OverDrive: eAudiobook

    A group of time-travelers try to make the future better for women against a dangerous rival organization. Through the conflict, two women’s lives intertwine as the war threatens to destroy past, present, and future.


  • The Salt Roads

    By Nalo Hopkinson

    hoopla: eBookeAudiobook

    This novel weaves the common thread of spiritualism through the stories of three women possessed in different times and places by the goddess of love, Ezili.


  • The Steel Remains

    By Richard K. Morgan

    hoopla: eAudiobook

    Ringil, a war veteran, discovers a secret more frightening than anything he’s seen before when he is thrust into the Empire’s slave trade. He and others, embroiled now in this dark secret, must journey across this world for new justice.


  • The Fifth Season

    By N.K. Jeminsin

    OverDrive: eBookeAudiobook

    A great red rift has blotted out the sun. and a woman must journey across the continent to find her kidnapped daughter all while hiding her secret power.


  • Every Heart a Doorway

    By Seanan McGuire

    hoopla: eAudiobook

    At Eleanor West’s Home for Wayward Children the children have always disappeared under mysterious and magical circumstances. Used-up children are then rejected, though, and while she learns to return to her fantasy world, she also must uncover the heart of things behind the new tragedies unfolding at the home.


  • An Unkindness of Ghosts

    By Rivers Solomon

    hoopla: eBookeAudiobook

    Aster lives in the slums of a space vessel by the name of HSS Matilda, which has imposed harsh moral restrictions on dark-skinned sharecroppers like her. Aster learns that there may be a way to improve her lot… and perhaps sow the seeds of civil war.


  • Into the Drowning Deep

    By Mira Grant

    hoopla: eAudiobook

    Seven years ago the Atargatis set off on a voyage to the Mariana Trench never to return. Now a new crew is assembled, seeking the truth of what happened to the original crew. But the truth will come with a price.


  • The Sorcerer of the Wildeeps

    By Kai Ashante Wilson

    hoopla: eAudiobook

    The demigod Demane has been labelled a sorcerer, and follows the beautiful and mysterious Captain across the land. As they are threatened by a necromantic terror, Demane may have to master his powers to protect what he loves.


  • The Black Tides of Heaven

    By JY Yang

    hoopla: eAudiobook

    Mokoya and Akeha are two twin children with strange prophetic gifts, raised in a society where they can chose their gender when they come of age. They struggle with their identities and their relationship all while a rebellion brews and they uncover the twisted schemes in their mother’s heart.


  • The Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet

    By Becky Chambers

    hoopla: eBookeAudiobook

    Follow a motley crew on this exciting space-opera-like journey as they take the job of a lifetime that throws them into more danger than they ever signed up for.


  • When Fox is a Thousand

    By Larissa Lai

    hoopla: eBook

    A lyrical and magical novel of an elusive fox, a ninth-century poet, and a women living in modern day Vancouver. Their tales intertwine across time, wrapped in the myth of the Fox, a figure who can inhabit women’s bodies in order to cause mischief.