'KissnTell' by Suzy McCoppin & Allison Swan
Sure to be E!'s hottest new scripted series, 'KissnTell' is a modern day 'Mean Girls' meets 'Gossip Girl.' The story revolves around two teenage besties who hit an all-time-low on their school's social totem pole after a nasty prank is played on them by the Shrew Crew. But, their friendship is truly tested when a rendezvous with a young celebrity puts them in the spotlight -- and popularity becomes more important than loyalty.
'The 5th Wave' by Rick Yancey
'The 5th Wave' is a terrifying alien invasion story by Rick Yancey that will be brought to the big screen on Jan. 15, 2016. Here's the synopsis: Four waves of increasingly deadly alien attacks have left most of Earth decimated. Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. You will want to read this before seeing the film!
'The Magicians' Triology by Lev Grossman
This is a definite must-read, especially because the series has been turned into a edgy supernatural drama for Syfy that premieres on Jan. 25, 2016. The series revolves around a miserable-but-brilliant high school student named Quentin Goldwater who is obsessed with a children's book that take place in a magical land called Fillory. However, once he's admitted to an elite school for young magicians, he finds out the truth about Fillory and it's dark origins.
'The Girl On The Train' by Paula Hawkins
'The Girl On The Train' follows the story of a woman named Rachel, who goes on a train to London. She witnesses the "perfect" couple. Scott and Megan. But one day, havoc ensues this couple, and Rachel becomes involved in their drama/ murder mystery of Megan Hipwell. It's being made into a movie that will be released in 2016 starring Emily Blunt!
'Humans Of New York': Stories by Brandon Stanton
Ever since Brandon began interviewing people on the streets of NY, the dialogue he's had with them has increasingly become as in-depth, intriguing and moving as the photos themselves. Humans of New York: Stories presents a whole new group of humans, complete with stories that delve deeper and surprise with greater candor. Let Brandon Stanton and the people he's photographed astonish you.
'I'll Give You The Sun' by Jandy Nelson
This is the heartbreaking tale of two twins who go from inseparable to complete strangers. But when they finally figure out there's more to their troubling story than they know, they are forced to find their way back to each other and work together to find the truth.
'Why Not Me?' by Mindy Kaling
The latest and greatest memoir (of sorts) from the incredible Mindy Kaling will definitely make a great gift. For those of your friends who are pop culture obsessed and love a good Hollywood tale or two, Mindy's comedic take on life as we know it is a wonderful read that everyone will enjoy.