Dad says home is wherever the two of them are, new schools, and new faces, but Ariel is now seventeen and after years of new apartments, all she wants is to put down some roots. Her father kidnapped her fourteen years ago. But now she’s isolated with a baby on the way, and life’s getting more complicated than Maya ever could have imagined.
In bestselling author ellen hopkins’s deft hands, Ariel’s emotionally charged journey to find out the truth of who she really is balances beautifully with Maya’s story of loss and redemption. Maya’s a teenager who’s run from an abusive mother right into the arms of an older man she thinks she can trust.
The You I've Never Known #ad - How do you live your life if your past is based on a lie? find out in this “satisfied and moving story” Publishers Weekly, starred review in both verse and prose from #1 New York Times bestselling author, Ellen Hopkins. For as long as she can remember, it’s been just Ariel and Dad. Ariel’s mom disappeared when she was a baby.
A Sin Such as This: A NovelAtria Books #ad - Baiting her. Life gets even more complicated when Tara’s niece, Kayla, starts hooking up with Eli. In this gripping follow-up to love lies beneath, #1 new york times bestselling author Ellen Hopkins’s “fabulous, sex-filled masterpiece of mystery and romance” Library Journal, beautiful, starred review, wealthy Tara Lattimore's story continues when her sinful past threatens to derail her current marriage—and her sanity.
Tara thought she was finally settling down when she married the handsome Dr. Adding to the family drama is her younger sister, Melody, who’s having a serious marital breakdown, which means she might know something about her husband Graham and Tara’s brief dalliance years ago. Tara has always considered herself a tough, self-made woman after surviving a childhood defined by poverty, abuse, and neglect.
A Sin Such as This: A Novel #ad - In a matter of weeks, tara has reluctantly gone from rich, single San Francisco professional to Lake Tahoe housewife managing her niece’s whiplash moods, while resisting her stepson’s tantalizing sexual advances. Cavin Lattimore. She committed a few of her own. For years, she suffered from the sins of others.
As tara’s fragile trust in her family teeters, timed with the arrival of certain people from her past, she also can’t shake the feeling that someone’s watching her. Now she wonders if the misdeeds of her past are about to catch up with her—and if she can ever outrun them.
Love Lies Beneath: A NovelAtria Books #ad - The #1 new york times bestselling author of collateral “is at her best in this outstanding novel written in gorgeous prose…a sex-filled masterpiece of mystery and romance” Library Journal about a woman caught in a love affair that could be her salvation—or her undoing. Once a widow, twice divorced, Tara is a woman with a past she prefers to keep hidden.
Writing for the first time in prose, Ellen Hopkins unveils a brand new form that’s fresh, smoldering and emblematic of her celebrated poetic voice. Atria Books. Housebound and on crutches, tara depends on Cavin—perhaps to a dangerous degree—as she juggles difficult relationships with her envious sister and best friend, her irritable brother-in-law, and her estranged mother.
She’s gorgeous, affluent, and content living alone in her flawless San Francisco mansion. However perfect tara’s life may have appeared before, new events are starting to expose what lies beneath. She can’t help but notice the cracks in Cavin’s “perfect” persona, including the suppressed rage his conniving teenage son elicits.
Love Lies Beneath: A Novel #ad - Injected with a signature dose of suspense, and drama, sex, Love Lies Beneath delivers right up to its shocking and unexpected conclusion. But as her recovery progresses and her love life flourishes, a break-in, Tara notices some suspicious incidents—an unusual van parked outside her home, threatening text messages, and distressing emails.
That is, until she meets cavin Lattimore—the charming surgeon who sweeps her off her feet following a ski accident in Lake Tahoe.
People Kill PeopleMargaret K. McElderry Books #ad - Was it rand or cami, who possessively clings to grace, members of a white supremacist youth organization? Daniel, married teenagers with a young son? Was it Silas or Ashlyn, who lost everything after a devastating accident, the love of his life? Or Noelle, who fears retaliation because of his race, and has sunk quietly into depression? One tense week brings all six people into close contact in a town wrought with political and personal tensions.
People Kill People #ad - A gun is sold in the classifieds after killing a spouse, bought by a teenager for needed protection. But which was it? each has the incentive to pick up a gun, to fire it. Fall’s most provocative YA read. Entertainment Weekly A New York Times bestseller. But who? Atria Books. A compelling and complex novel about gun violence and white supremacy from #1 New York Times bestselling author Ellen Hopkins.
People kill people. Guns just make it easier. Someone will fire. Someone will shoot. And someone will die.
RumbleMargaret K. McElderry Books #ad - But when her father begins to pressure the school board into banning books because of their homosexual content, he begins to wonder if he and Hayden ever had anything in common. As matt spirals further into bitterness, he risks losing Hayden, the love of his life. With brilliant sensitivity and emotional resonance, bestselling author Ellen Hopkins’s Rumble explores bullying and suicide in a powerful story that examines the value of forgiveness and reconciliation.
Rumble #ad - Margaret K McElderry Books. His younger brother luke was bullied mercilessly after one of Matt’s friends outed Luke to the whole school, and when Luke called Matt—on the brink of suicide—Matt was too wrapped up in his new girlfriend to answer the phone. Atria Books. No matter what his girlfriend hayden says about forgiveness, there’s no way Matt’s letting those he blames off the hook—including himself.
Now luke is gone, and Matt’s family is falling apart. Does it get better? the new york times bestselling author of Crank and Tricks explores the highly charged landscapes of bullying and forgiveness in this “strong and worthy” Kirkus Reviews novel. Matthew turner knows it doesn’t get better.
SmokeMargaret K. McElderry Books #ad - But is it even possible to rebuild a life when everything you’ve known has burned to ash and lies seem far safer than the truth? Bestselling author Ellen Hopkins continues the riveting story of Pattyn Von Stratten she began in Burned to explore what it takes to rise from the ashes, put ghosts to rest, and step into a future.
After far too many years of abuse at the hands of her father, and after the tragic loss of her beloved Ethan and their unborn child, Pattyn is desperate for peace. Pattyn’s father is dead. Margaret K McElderry Books. Now she’s on the run in this riveting companion to New York Times bestseller Burned, painful, which Kirkus Reviews calls “a strong, and tender piece about wresting hope from the depths of despair.
Smoke #ad - Pattyn von stratten’s father is dead, and Pattyn is on the run. Atria Books. Her father might be finally gone, but without Pattyn, Jackie is desperately isolated. Alone and in disguise, Pattyn starts a new life as a migrant worker on a California ranch. Margaret K McElderry Books. Only her sister jackie knows what happened that fatal night, but she is stuck at home with their mother, who clings to normalcy by allowing the truth to be covered up by their domineering community leaders.
TiltMargaret K. McElderry Books #ad - Atria Books. Mikayla, is over-the-top in love with Dylan, almost eighteen, who loves her back jealously. Margaret K McElderry Books. But what happens to that love when mikayla gets pregnant the summer before their senior year and decides to keep the baby? Shane turns sixteen that same summer and falls hard in love with his first boyfriend, Alex, who happens to be HIV positive.
Shane has lived for four years with his little sister’s impending death. Margaret K McElderry Books. She never expects to hurdle toward self-destructive extremes in order to define who she is and who she wants to be. Love—good and bad—forces three teens’ worlds to tilt in a riveting standalone novel from #1 New York Times bestselling author Ellen Hopkins.
Tilt #ad - Three teens, three stories—all interconnected through their parents’ family relationships. Can he accept alex’s love, too, will be shortened? Harley is fourteen—a good girl searching for new experiences, knowing his life, especially love from an older boy. Margaret K McElderry Books. Love, in all its forms, has crucial consequences in this wrenching story from Ellen Hopkins.
As the adults pull away, caught up in their own dilemmas, the worlds of the teens begin to tilt.
TraffickMargaret K. McElderry Books #ad - Margaret K McElderry Books. Margaret K McElderry Books. All the way home. Margaret K McElderry Books. Atria Books. Margaret K McElderry Books. And now, in traffick, these five are faced with the toughest question of all: Is there a way out? How these five teenagers face the aftermath of their decisions and experiences is the soul of this story that exposes the dark, ferocious underbelly of the child trafficking trade.
Heartwrenching and hopeful, traffick takes us on five separate but intertwined journeys through the painful challenges of recovery, rehabilitation, and renewal to forgiveness and love. Five teens victimized by sex trafficking try to find their way to a new life in this “sincere and moving” Booklist companion to the #1 New York Times bestselling Tricks from Ellen Hopkins, author of Crank.
Traffick #ad - In her bestselling novel, tricks, who runs away from home with her girlfriend and is arrested for soliciting an undercover cop; and cody, the privileged kid coaxed into the life by a pimp and whose dreams are ruined in a heroin haze; Ginger, the gay farm boy disowned by his father who finds himself without money or resources other than his own body; Whitney, whose gambling habit forces him into the life, the preacher’s daughter who turns tricks in Vegas and is helped into a child prostitution rescue; Seth, Ellen Hopkins introduced us to five memorable characters tackling these enormous questions: Eden, but who is shot and left for dead.
PerfectMargaret K. McElderry Books #ad - Kendra covets the perfect face and body—no matter what surgeries and drugs she needs to get there. For four high school seniors, their goals of perfection are just as different as the paths they take to get there. Margaret K McElderry Books. Margaret K McElderry Books. And andre realizes that to follow his heart and achieve his perfect performance, he’ll be living a life his ancestors would never understand.
For her, perfect means rejecting their ideals to take a chance on a new kind of love. Perfect. Margaret K McElderry Books. Atria Books. A riveting and startling companion to the bestselling Impulse, Ellen Hopkins’s Perfect exposes the harsh truths about what it takes to grow up and grow into our own skins, our own selves.
Perfect #ad - What would you give up to be perfect? Four teens find out in the New York Times bestselling companion to Impulse. Everyone has something, someone, somewhere else that they’d rather be. To score his perfect home run—on the field and off—Sean will sacrifice more than he can ever win back. Margaret K McElderry Books.
Cara’s parents’ unrealistic expectations have already sent her twin brother Conner spiraling toward suicide.
Collateral: A NovelAtria Books #ad - Margaret K McElderry Books. Margaret K McElderry Books. Cole desperately wants ashley to marry him, a college professor, but when she meets another man, she begins to see what life might be like outside the shadow of war. Is the collateral damage worth the fight? Atria Books. Written in ellen hopkins’s stunning poetic verse style, family, Collateral captures the hearts of the soldiers on the battlefield and the minds of their friends, and lovers who also sacrifice their lives and happiness for their country at war.
Margaret K McElderry Books. But cole doesn’t match her stereotype of the aggressive Marine. Margaret K McElderry Books. From the new york times bestselling author of the novel triangles—a gorgeous, “raw and riveting tale of love and forgiveness” Publishers Weekly about a woman torn between her love for a dedicated Marine and her resentment of the war that is tearing their lives apart.
Collateral: A Novel #ad - The last thing Ashley ever expected was to end up a military wife. He’s passionate and romantic, and their relationship evolves into a deeply felt, sexually charged love affair that survives four deployments. Perfect.
Triangles: A NovelAtria Books #ad - Holly: filled with regret for being a stay-at-home mom, she sheds sixty pounds and loses herself in the world of extramarital sex. Perfect. Sometimes it happens like that. Margaret K McElderry Books. Margaret K McElderry Books. Holly is throwing away what Andrea has spent her whole life searching for—a committed relationship with a decent guy.
In this story of connections and disconnections, one woman’s up is another one’s down, betrayal, and all of them will learn the meaning of friendship, and forgiveness. Margaret K McElderry Books. Margaret K McElderry Books. From the new york times bestselling author of the sizzling romantic suspense Love Lies BeneathThree female friends face midlife crises in a no-holds-barred exploration of sex, marriage, and the fragility of life.
Triangles: A Novel #ad - So what if andrea picks up holly’s castaway husband? marissa: She has more than her fair share of challenges—a gay, rebellious teenage son, a terminally ill daughter, and a husband who buries himself in his work rather than face the facts. Atria Books. Get lost in the world of Triangles, where the lives of three unforgettable women intersect, and where there are no easy answers.
Hopkins’s gorgeous, expertly honed poetic verse perfectly captures the inner lives of her characters. Will it bring the fulfillment she is searching for? Andrea: A single mom and avowed celibate, she watches her friend Holly’s meltdown with a mixture of concern and contempt.