The Athenæum

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The Athenæum


A Hint of Magic: Bewitched by Magic

(A wickedly funny teen fantasy series)

A Hint of Magic: Bewitched by Magic

She's looking for a hint of magic in her world... Dora Carridine is fed up with her life as a preacher’s daughter and sets out to explore the darker side of life instead. If she can find some magic in the world, then maybe she will find a place she belongs. When she comes across a coven of witches, she takes on their trials to try and join them. But the witches aren’t all they appear to be, and Dora finds herself slipping into a darker world than she imagined. She has to make a choice to do the right thing, but Dora’s never been very good at doing anything right… A Hint of Magic is a free book in the paranormal comedy series The Demon Diaries. "Wildly, bizarrely, brain-punchingly inventive!" - Derek Landy, Author of Skulduggery Pleasant. What kind of reader would like this book? This series will appeal to readers who are looking for funny teen fantasy books that are brimming with comedy, magic, witches, angels, fae, shapeshifters, vampires, zombies, demons, ghosts and everything else that goes bump in the night. Follow the humorous female protagonist as she becomes an amateur witch, summons demonic forces and even has a romantic interlude in Hell. This exciting paranormal mystery is filled with pulse-racing action and humor. It also contains elements of traditional horror and thriller themes beneath the cozy fun exterior, making it a thrilling and humorous read. So if you're looking for a hilarious magical adventure that will take you straight to Hell—or Heaven, then look no further. Books in This Series - A Hint of Magic - Demonic Dora - Deceased Dora - Divine Dora - A Hint of Hell *Language Edition: American English. Rating: PG. Category: Young Adult Fiction.

The Flirting Games Trilogy Edition

Books 1 - 3

The Flirting Games Trilogy Edition

The Flirting Games, More Flirting Games and Further Flirting Games, now come together in a Trilogy Edition. An English boarding school romp full of hilarious moments, great one-liners and characters you just love and hate. Suitable for teenagers from 12 - 18, Stella Wilkinson truly captures what girls that age really care about, their best friends and boys! In Book One, The Flirting Games, Ellie Parkhurst is determined to stop bad boy Nate from seducing her sweet cousin Rose. But she finds that boys are more complicated than classes, and she will have to play the game well or she must just get played! In Book Two, More Flirting Games, Rose knows that she should stay away from Leo Flannagan, but the chemistry between them is undeniable. But Leo has reasons of his own for keeping his distance, their relationship is surely doomed to fail, if they could just stop kissing! In Book Three, Further Flirting Games, Sophie is trying to move on from Jack, by dating someone new, but Jack isn't ready to let her go so easily. Flora has set her sights on Gabriel, but he's the hottest guy in school, and is his relationship with his ex really over? Grace likes Ben, but who does Ben like? And Beatrice is very confused. For the first time in her life she's getting a lot of male attention, but does she really want the boy she thought she did? The Flirting Games Trilogy is approximately 80,000 words Praise for The Flirting Series: - Books you just can't get enough of and want to read time and again - A head hopping trip into school sexual politics - When is the next one coming out? I can't wait! Keywords: School, Boarding School, High School, Best Friends, Boys dating first kiss, Kissing, Romance, Young Adult, New Adult, Teen, Teen love first love first time, Teenage romance, Contemporary Relationships, English British comedy, middle grade fiction, novel, free ebook, popular jocks bad boy nerds geeks # 1 - 3, dork diaries vampires drama mystery suspense romance, cool kids rugby math history lessons books one to three, texting emailing flirting dancing friendship BFF's boyfriend club magic and mayhem