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We’re giving away three copies of Summer Sons by Lee Mandelo to three lucky Riot readers!

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Lee Mandelo’s debut Summer Sons is a sweltering, queer Southern Gothic that crosses Appalachian street racing with academic intrigue, all haunted by a hungry ghost.

Andrew and Eddie did everything together, best friends bonded more deeply than brothers, until Eddie left Andrew behind to start his graduate program at Vanderbilt. Six months later, only days before Andrew was to join him in Nashville, Eddie dies of an apparent suicide. He leaves Andrew a horrible inheritance: a roommate he doesn’t know, friends he never asked for, and a gruesome phantom that hungers for him.

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We’re giving away three copies of Merci Suárez Plays It Cool by Meg Medina to three lucky Riot readers!

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For Merci Suárez, eighth grade means a new haircut, nighttime football games, and an out-of-town overnight field trip. At home, it means more chores and keeping an eye on Lolo as his health worsens. It’s a year filled with more responsibility and independence, but also with opportunities to reinvent herself. Whether Merci is facing school drama or changing family dynamics, readers will empathize as she discovers who she can count on—and what can change in an instant—in Meg Medina’s heartfelt conclusion to the trilogy that began with the Newbery Medal–winning novel.

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We’re giving away three copies of The Sunbearer Trials by Aiden Thomas to three lucky Riot readers!

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Welcome to The Sunbearer Trials, where teen semidioses compete in a series of challenges with the highest of stakes, in this electric new Mexican-inspired fantasy from Aiden Thomas, the New York Times bestselling author of Cemetery Boys.

“Only the most powerful and honorable semidioses get chosen. I’m just a Jade. I’m not a real hero.”

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We’re giving away three copies of All the Women in My Brain by Betty Gilpin to three lucky Riot readers!

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“If DAVID RAKOFF and DAVID SEDARIS had a baby and that baby was Betty.” —Zoe Kazan

If you’ve ever felt like you were more, or at least weirder, than the world expected?
you’re not alone…

In this collection, EMMY AWARD-nominated ACTRESS/WRITER Betty Gilpin “writes like an avenging angel, weaving a tapestry of light and darkness, hilarity, and pathos.” —Dani Shapiro

“Pick up this WILDLY ORIGINAL, LAUGH-OUT-LOUD, freakishly-incisive debut.” —Lisa Taddeo, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Three Women

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We’re giving away three copies of Astrology for Black Girls by Jordannah Elizabeth to three lucky Riot readers!

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Ever wanted to unlock the secrets of the stars? Astrology for Black Girls is a charming introduction to the wonders of self-discovery and empowerment through the Zodiac. It’s the perfect introduction to the sun, moon, rising signs, and more. Speaking directly to Black girls, author and life-long astrology practitioner Jordannah Elizabeth addresses practicing both faith and astrology, how to talk to friends and family about astrology, and how to use the Zodiac for self-discovery and understanding. Complete with mystical illustrations and practical advice, this book is sure to become an enchanting staple in every young reader’s library!

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We’re giving away 25 advanced reader copies of Bad Fruit by Ella King to 25 lucky Riot readers!

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Lily lives under the scrutiny of her volatile Singaporean mother, May. There’s only one thing that calms May down: a glass of perfectly spoiled orange juice served by Lily, who must always taste it first.

As her mother becomes increasingly unhinged, Lily starts to have flashbacks that she knows aren’t her own. Lily begins to unravel the harrowing history that has always cast a shadow on her mother.

A masterful exploration of mothers and daughters, inherited trauma and the race to break its devastating cycle, Bad Fruit will leave readers breathlessly questioning their own notions of femininity, race and redemption.

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We’re giving away three copies of Nona the Ninth by Tamsyn Muir to three lucky Riot readers!

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In many ways, Nona is like other people. She lives with her family, has a job at her local school, and loves walks on the beach and meeting new dogs. But Nona’s not like other people. Six months ago she woke up in a stranger’s body, and she’s afraid she might have to give it back.

Nona would prefer to live an ordinary life with the people she loves, with Pyrrha and Camilla and Palamedes, but she also knows that nothing lasts forever.

And each night, Nona dreams of a woman with a skull-painted face…

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We’re giving away three copies of Shattered by James Patterson to three lucky Riot readers!

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Nothing could tear Detective Michael Bennett away from his new bride—except the murder of his best friend.

NYPD master homicide investigator Michael Bennett and FBI abduction specialist Emily Parker have a history. When she fails to show at FBI headquarters in Washington, DC, Bennett ventures outside his jurisdiction. The investigation he undertakes is the most brilliant detective work of his career…and the most intensely personal.

A portrait begins to emerge of a woman as adept at keeping secrets as forging powerful connections. A woman whose enemies had the means and the motives to silence her —and her protectors.

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We’re giving away three copies of What Moves the Dead by T. Kingfisher to three lucky Riot readers!

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When Alex Easton, a retired soldier, receives word that their childhood friend Madeline Usher is dying, they race to the ancestral home of the Ushers in the remote countryside of Ruritania. What they find there is a nightmare of fungal growths and possessed wildlife surrounding a dark, pulsing lake.

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We’re giving away three copies of Daughter of Redwinter by Ed McDonald to three lucky Riot readers!

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Raine can see—and speak—to the dead, a gift that comes with a death sentence. All her life she has hidden and lied and made some spectacularly bad choices.

But rescuing an injured woman in the snow becomes the most dangerous decision Raine has ever made.

The woman is fleeing from Redwinter, the fortress-monastery of the Draoihn, warrior magicians who will stop at nothing to reclaim what she’s stolen. A battle, a betrayal, and a horrific revelation force Raine to live among the Draoihn. She soon finds that her secret ability could be the key to saving an entire nation.