Thanks to non-stop action, interesting supernatural killers and a sigh-worthy love story that will have you exclaiming with delight, it's clear that this young author is at the top of her game. A treat!
No one ever remembers Claire; she has always been forgettable. So when a raven-haired boy tries to kill her one summer afternoon, she’s more surprised than anything else. Nix was raised to be a deadly assassin by a secret organization. He’s a special type of a person: a nobody. Nix’s latest assignment is to kill Claire, whom he thinks is a serial killer in the making. But it soon becomes clear that Claire and Nix share more than they could ever imagine. Will their combined powers be enough to take down the society that has betrayed Nix and put the entire country in danger? (EGMONT, Jan., 400 pp., $17.99, ISBN: 9781606843215, HC, 15 & Up)