If you're a history buff like me, even the mention of the library of Alexandria probably makes you cringe. The second I found out about this novel, I started drooling - grabby hands! I need this novel in my life and I don't want to wait anymore. A YA read about the library of Alexandria, GIMME!
Release Date: July 7th 2015
"Ruthless and supremely powerful, the Great Library is now a presence in every major city, governing the flow of knowledge to the masses. Alchemy allows the Library to deliver the content of the greatest works of history instantly—but the personal ownership of books is expressly forbidden.Jess Brightwell believes in the value of the Library, but the majority of his knowledge comes from illegal books obtained by his family, who are involved in the thriving black market. Jess has been sent to be his family’s spy, but his loyalties are tested in the final months of his training to enter the Library’s service.When he inadvertently commits heresy by creating a device that could change the world, Jess discovers that those who control the Great Library believe that knowledge is more valuable than any human life—and soon both heretics and books will burn.…"
What are You Waiting on?