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The Rising
Kelley Armstrong
The Girl Who Fell Beneath Fairyland and Led the Revels There
Ana Juan, Catherynne M. Valente
The Mark of Athena
Rick Riordan
Princess of the Silver Woods
Jessica Day George
The Serpent's Shadow
Rick Riordan
The Demigod Diaries
Rick Riordan
Scarlet
Marissa Meyer
Curse of the Thirteenth Fey: The True Tale of Sleeping Beauty
Jane Yolen
The Sandman: The Story of Sanderson Mansnoozie
William Joyce
Perfect Scoundrels
Ally Carter
Green Angel - Alice Hoffman A story of encompassing and consuming grief for the young girl Green after her parents and beloved younger sister are killed in an unspecified disaster when they go to the city, leaving Green alone in the country in a time of lawlessness and uncertainty. Green becomes Ash, tatooing herself and inflicting pain as she tries to live without grieving the loss of her family. Time, a hawk, a hound, a mute boy and a kind elderly neighbor are all instrumental in her healing process. In time, she is again Green and ready to move forward while still holding in her heart her loved ones.

I did not care for the writing style. I was frustrated by the lack of concrete detail. When are we? Where is the story set? What actually happened? We did not see them as a family so it is hard to grieve with Green.