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Alex Flinn - Beastly ​(német)
Kyle ​Kingsbury ist eine Bestie, die nachts durch New York streift - als hässliches Monstrum. Doch Kyle war nicht immer so. Er war mal ein Junge, mit dem jeder andere gerne getauscht hätte, ein gutaussehender, reicher und bei vielen Mädchen beliebten Kerl, aber er war auch arrogant, eingebildet und überheblich. Zur Strafe wurde er dazu verflucht, dieses grässliche Biest zu sein - jetzt kann ihn nur noch die Liebe von diesem Fluch erlösen.

Alex Flinn - Love, ​Jacaranda
From ​the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beastly, Alex Flinn, comes a new contemporary novel about one girl's journey to find her voice and let love in. "A delicious bonbon of a love story."--New York Times bestselling and award-winning author Nancy Werlin Jacaranda Abbott has always tried to keep her mouth shut. As a foster kid, she's learned the hard way that the less she talks about her mother and why she's in jail, the better. But when a video of Jacaranda singing goes viral, a mysterious benefactor offers her a life-changing opportunity--a scholarship to a prestigious boarding school for performing arts. Eager to start over somewhere new, Jacaranda leaps at the chance, and she pours her heart out in emails to the benefactor she's never met. Suddenly she's swept up into a world of privilege where the competition is fierce and the talent is next level. As Jacaranda--Jackie to her new friends--tries to find her place, a charming boy from this world of wealth catches her eye. She begins to fall for him, but can he accept her for who she really is?

Alex Flinn - Fade ​to Black
What ​really happened? The facts: On Monday, October 27, at 6:00 a.m., Alex Crusan, an HIV-positive student, was stopped on East Main by an attacker, who shattered the windows of his car with a baseball bat. Clinton: Sure, he was riding his bike on East Main that morning. And sure, he had his problems with Alex. He might even have harassed him at school. But he’d never do something like this. Daria: Daria never lies. So if she told the police she saw Clinton do it, she must have. Or did she? Alex: The light was in his eyes, and he was under the steering wheel, so he didn’t see his attacker that well. But he saw something, and now he must decide how much to tell. Accused, witness, victim. Three people, one truth. Which one will tell it?

Alex Flinn - Beastly: ​Lindy's Diary
See ​the #1 _New York Times_ bestselling story _Beastly_ through Lindy's eyes! This is her diary, kept while living in captivity with the beast. Lindy's Diary captures all the romance and edgy mystery of the original! _Diary,_ _I am locked away . . . with no one to confide in but you . . . and him. His fur, those claws—they caught me off guard at first, but now I'm noticing something else about him—something deeper. It's the look in his eye. It tells me he's got a secret to keep. That's okay—I've got one, too. I think I'm falling in love with him..._ _Lindy_

Alex Flinn - Magical
Zwei ​Stiefschwestern, die ungleicher nicht sein könnten. Die eine unscheinbar, aber in Wohlstand aufgewachsen, die andere schön, jedoch arm: Emma und Lisette. Anfangs wirken die beiden wie beste Freundinnen, doch Lisette ist boshaft und falsch. Emma will das nicht wahrhaben und hat immer wieder Mitleid mit Lisette, die vor Kurzem ihre Mutter verloren hat und sich erst noch in ihrem neuen Zuhause einleben muss. Doch dann verliebt sich Emma zum ersten Mal in ihrem Leben. Als Lisette ihr den Freund ausspannt, erhält Emma Hilfe von Kendra - ohne zu wissen, dass dieses seltsame Mädchen eine Hexe ist und ihr Spiegel magische Kräfte hat ... Kendra ist die Hexe aus Beastly, die den arroganten Kyle Kingsbury in eine Bestie verwandelte. Hier erzählt sie zum ersten Mal aus ihrem mehr als 350 Jahre währenden Hexenleben und berichtet, welche Rolle sie in verschiedenen Märchen gespielt hat.

Alex Flinn - Sortilège
Je ​suis un monstre. Pourtant, autrefois, j'étais le type parfait : grand, beau, riche et... atrocement méchant. Je n'aimais que moi et c'est pour cela qu'un sort m'a été jeté. Je suis devenu une bête difforme, velue, monstrueuse. Il me reste deux ans pour être aimé d'une jeune fille, sinon... Ceci n'est pas un conte de fée. Mon histoire prend place aujourd'hui, en plein coeur de New York. J'espère que quelqu'un va venir à mon secours.

Alex Flinn - A ​Kiss in Time
What ​did you do on your summer vacation? Jack found a 300-year-old princess! A Kiss in Time, a modern Sleeping Beauty (HarperCollins, April, 2009) Talia fell under a spell… Jack broke the curse. I was told to beware the accursed spindle, but it was so enchanting, so hypnotic. . . . I was looking for a little adventure the day I ditched my tour group. But finding a comatose town, with a hot-looking chick asleep in it, was so not what I had in mind. I awakened in the same place but in another time—to a stranger’s soft kiss. I couldn’t help kissing her. Sometimes you just have to kiss someone. I didn’t know this would happen. Now I am in dire trouble because my father, the king, says I have brought ruin upon our country. I have no choice but to run away with this commoner! Now I’m stuck with a bratty princess and a trunk full of her jewels. . . . The good news: My parents will freak! Think you have dating issues? Try locking lips with a snoozing stunner who turns out to be 316 years old. Can a kiss transcend all—even time?

Alex Flinn - Diva
Sometimes, ​the only one a girl can confide in is her blog! Subject: Fresh Start Listening to: Medea (the opera named for the mythological woman who killed her kids just to bug her ex-husband. …Reminds me of my mother.) Feeling: Anticipation Weight: 112 lbs. For most people, the word "diva" means brilliant, talented, over-the-top and glamorous. I, otoh, seemed to be trapped in the not-very-glamorous life of a cheerleader wannabe with serious ex-boyfriend issues and a permanent yo-yo diet. At least until the day I auditioned for Miami High School of the Arts and-- got in! All I had to do was convince my mother, the cosmetics salesperson with mythically bad taste in clothes and men, that going downtown to hang with the music geeks was a good idea. I had to blackmail her to do it, but I'm here, a diva wannabe and not so sure I can cut it. Now, what?

Alex Flinn - Mirrored
A ​modern, multi-generational tale of Kendra, the witch from "Snow White," who trains Violet, an ugly, lonely, and heartbroken girl in the 1980s who transforms herself into "the fairest one of all" but still cannot win Greg's heart, and Celine, Greg's daughter with Violet's high school rival, Jennifer.

Alex Flinn - Breaking ​Point
"We ​may need to plant a bomb in Old Lady Zaller's classroom." These simple words will change Paul Richmond's life forever. Paul is new to Gate, a school whose rich students make life miserable for anyone not like them. And Paul is definitely not like them. Then, something incredible happens. Charlie Good, a star student and athlete, invites Paul to join his elite inner circle. All Charlie wants is a few things in return -- small things that Paul does willingly. Then, one day, Charlie wants something big. How far will Paul go to fit in?

Alex Flinn - Breathing ​Underwater
Nick ​is one of the chosen few at his high school: intelligent, popular, wealthy. People think his life is pretty easy. Except for one thing. Nick has never told anyone about his father's violent temper. When Nick meets Caitlin, he thinks that she is the answer to all his problems. Caitlin is everything Nick has ever wanted - beautiful, talented, and in love with him. But then it all changes. And Nick must face the fact that he's gotten more from his father than green eyes and money. In a harrowing journey of self-discovery, Nick learns the truth about himself - and that the phrase "like father, like son" can carry terrifying possibilities.

Alex Flinn - A ​Kiss in Time - Csók, pont jókor
Taliát ​egy átok sújtja… Jack megtöri az átkot. Mondták nekem, hogy óvakodjak attól az átkozott orsótól, de ez annyira elbűvölő volt, annyira hipnotikus… Aznap csak egy kis kalandra vágytam, ezért léptem meg a turistacsoporttól. De találni egy kómában lévő várost, benne egy állati dögösen kinéző, alvó kiscsajjal, na ez nem éppen az volt, amire számítottam. Ugyanott ébredtem, de egy egészen más időben – egy vadidegen csókja ébresztett fel. Én nem azért csókoltam meg, hogy segítsek rajta. Néha csak úgy csókolózik az ember. Nem tudtam, hogy aztán ez fog történni. Most aztán alaposan benne vagyok a pácban, mivel az apám, a király engem okol, hogy romlásba döntöttem az országunkat. Nincs más választásom, mint elszökni innen, méghozzá ezzel a közemberrel! Most aztán jól megszívtam: itt van a nyakamon ez a gügye királykisasszony, plusz a bőröndje, tele az ékszereivel… Az egyetlen jó hír: a szüleim totál ki lesznek kattanva! Képzeld el, hogy párkapcsolati gondjaid vannak. Aztán zárd az ajkad egy kábultan szunyókáló egyénéhez, akiről aztán kiderül, hogy idestova 316 éves az illető. Vajon egy csók átsegíthet mindenen – akár az időn is?

Alex Flinn - Nothing ​to Lose
"I ​shouldn't have come back to Miami… I've been escaping cops' notice for a year now-the year since I ran away. I'm no longer Michael Daye, high school athlete with a promising future. Now I look like someone with no future. I look like a carny." A year ago, Michael's life seemed pretty good, at least from a distance. But look closer, and he was a guy on the edge, his stepfather's violent rages making his world spin out of control. Then, Michael met Kirstie, who offered an escape - a traveling carnival with a "no questions asked" policy. He grabbed it, leaving his old life and his mother behind. This year, Michael is back in Miami, and his mother is charged with murdering his stepfather. As the day of her trial nears, Michael wonders how much longer he can hide from his past… and his future.

Alex Flinn - Beastly ​- A szörnyszívű
„Szerelmi ​történet ínyenceknek… az örök romantikusok a világ minden részén élvezni fogják” – Anette Curtis Klause, a Vér és csokoládé szerzője. Szörnyeteg vagyok Egy szörnyeteg. Nem farkas vagy medve, gorilla vagy kutya, hanem egy teljesen új faj, ami két lábon jár - egy karmos-agyaras teremtmény, akinek minden testrészét sűrű szőr fedi. Azt hiszed, ez egy tündérmese? Nincs olyan szerencsém. New York Cityben vagyunk. És a jelenről beszélek. Nem baleset ért, és nem valami betegség támadott meg. De örökre ilyen torz maradok, hacsak meg nem sikerül törnöm az átkot. Igen, az átkot, amit az irodalomórámra járó boszorkány bocsátott rám. Hogy miért változtatott szörnyeteggé, aki nappal elrejtőzik, éjszaka pedig az utcákon settenkedik? Elárulom. Elmesélem, milyen voltam Kyle Kingsburyként, olyasvalakiként, aki mindenki lenni szeretne, gazdagon, tökéletes külsővel és tökéletes élettel. Utána elmesélem, hogy váltam tökéletesen... szörnyeteggé. Akarod hallani? Mered hallani?

Alex Flinn - Cloaked
Johnny ​works after school in a shoe repair shop in a swanky hotel in Miami. He loves shoes and is talented; he even aspires to be the next Manolo Blahnik. But the real reason that he is working so hard is because his dad left when he was a baby and he needs to help his mom pay the bills. At least he has his friend, Meg, who works at the hotel coffee shop, to keep him company. When beautiful Princess Victoriana comes to stay at the hotel, Johnny is thrilled when Victoriana invites him to her suite. There she tells him that her brother has been turned into a frog, and that she needs his help finding him in the Florida Keys. Johnny thinks she is crazy and does not believe her, until she gives him a magical cloak that immediately transports him to another location. Armed with the cloak and a magical earpiece that can help him talk to other transformed humans Johnny sets out to save the Prince ...

Alex Flinn - Beastly
A ​beast. Not quite wolf or bear, gorilla or dog but a horrible new creature who walks upright—a creature with fangs and claws and hair springing from every pore. I am a monster. You think I'm talking fairy tales? No way. The place is New York City. The time is now. It's no deformity, no disease. And I'll stay this way forever—ruined—unless I can break the spell. Yes, the spell, the one the witch in my English class cast on me. Why did she turn me into a beast who hides by day and prowls by night? I'll tell you. I'll tell you how I used to be Kyle Kingsbury, the guy you wished you were, with money, perfect looks, and the perfect life. And then, I'll tell you how I became perfectly . . . beastly.

Alex Flinn - Girls ​of July
From ​the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beastly comes a contemporary novel about four completely different girls and the life-changing summer they spend in the beautiful Adirondacks. Four girls. One unforgettable July. Britta is the bubbly drama queen. She needs to get away—and a peaceful cabin in the woods sounds like the perfect escape. Meredith is the overachiever. She’s spent her entire life preparing for college, but at what cost? Now she’s wondering if that’s all there is. Kate is the reluctant socialite. She’s searching for a reason to begin again after fleeing her small Georgia town—and a shameful family secret. Spider is the quiet intellectual. She’s struggling with pain that has isolated her from her peers for much of her life. When these four very different young women stay together for a month in the mountains, they discover that sometimes getting away from it all can only bring you back to who you really are.

Alex Flinn - Towering
At ​first, I merely saw his face, his hands on the window ledge. Then, his whole body as he swung himself through the window. Only I could not see what he swung on. Until, one day, I told my dream self to look down. And it was then that I saw. He had climbed on a rope. I knew without asking that the rope had been one of my own tying. Rachel is trapped in a tower, held hostage by a woman she’s always called Mama. Her golden hair is growing rapidly, and to pass the time, she watches the snow fall and sings songs from her childhood, hoping someone, anyone, will hear her. Wyatt needs time to reflect or, better yet, forget about what happened to his best friend, Tyler. That’s why he’s been shipped off to the Adirondacks in the dead of winter to live with the oldest lady in town. Either that, or no one he knows ever wants to see him again. Dani disappeared seventeen years ago without a trace, but she left behind a journal that’s never been read, not even by her overbearing mother…until now. A #1 New York Times bestselling author, Alex Flinn knows her fairy tales, and Towering is her most mind-bending interpretation yet. Dark and mysterious, this reimagining of Rapunzel will have readers on the edge of their seats wondering where Alex will take them next!

Alex Flinn - Bewitching
Kendra ​Hilferty, the witch who curses Kyle Kingsbury in Beastly, tells about her immortal existence-how she discovered she was a witch and the various ways she has used her powers to help people throughout the centuries. (Unfortunately her attempts have often backfired.) As it turns out, Kendra has actually had a hand in "Hansel and Gretel," "The Princess and the Pea," and "The Little Mermaid"-but these are not the fairy tales you think you know! Kendra's reminiscences are wrapped around a real-time version of "Cinderella," except the "ugly" stepsister is the good guy. With dark twists, hilarious turns, and unexpected endings, Bewitching is a contemporary read for fairy-tale lovers, fantasy fans, and anyone looking for more Alex Flinn.

Alex Flinn - Kissed
Der ​17-jährige Johnny arbeitet in den Ferien im Schusterladen eines Hotels in Miami. Er glaubt, das langweiligste Leben überhaupt zu führen und ist sich sicher, dass er bis an sein Lebensende Schuhe reparieren wird. Heimlich träumt er aber davon, ein international bekannter Schuhdesigner zu werden. Als eines Tages die schöne Prinzessin Victoriana in dem Hotel absteigt, scheint sich das Blatt zu wenden. Sie bittet Johnny um Hilfe bei der Suche nach ihrem Bruder, Prinz Philippe, der von einer bösen Hexe in einen Frosch verwandelt wurde. Johnny hält Victoriana zunächst für verrückt und glaubt ihr kein Wort - bis sie ihm zwei magische Geschenke übergibt, die ihm bei der Suche nach dem verzauberten Prinz helfen sollen. Johnny macht sich auf den Weg, um den entführten Frosch zu retten - und erhält unerwartet Hilfe von seiner besten Freundin Meg ...

Alex Flinn - Beheld
#1 ​New York Times bestselling YA author Alex Flinn is back with magical twists on four romantic fairy-tale favorites, each featuring a little help from Kendra, the witch from Beastly, as she searches through cities and centuries for her own lost love. Kendra first beheld James over three hundred years ago. Since then, she’s tangled with witch hunters and wolves, helped a miller’s daughter spin straw into gold, cowered in London as bombs fell, and lived through who knows how many shipwrecks. Being a powerful witch, she has survived it all. But immortality can be lonely. Kendra isn’t ready to stop searching for the warlock she had met centuries ago. With the help of her magic mirror, Kendra will travel the world to reconnect with her lost love—and, of course, she can’t help but play a hand in a few more stories along the way. Featuring retellings of Little Red Riding Hood, Rumpelstiltskin, East of the Sun and West of the Moon, and The Ugly Duckling, Alex Flinn’s latest young adult novel, Beheld, is fresh fairy-tale fun from beginning to end.