Three years after her sister's death, Avery, a 17-year-old, is compelled to visit the site of the incident. She is faced with the emotional turmoil of a suicide that she does not understand -- and makes a disquieting discovery that she will never be able to share.
The littlest bird of the family finds himself facing the day they must leave the nest, with hazardous winds blowing. His siblings head off into the world with ease, but the little one finds it difficult to even start to get out. Is he doomed to fail or can he fly with the best?
Abyaz, an Elite, follows his short shadow of a servant to a strange factory. There he learns a shocking truth about their society and decides that it is worth risking everything to save someone from the fate of becoming a servant. When law enforcement catches them in the act, Abyaz’s life turns upside down.
Observe, study, report, and terminate -- that's all Russian double agent Evita Allen has done on previous missions. But when she is assigned to investigate hacker Aaron O'Conner, who is developing a deadly pathogen to kill millions, she finds her old methods won't work. As they spy on one another and get closer, they must contend with an old enemy.
To teach her young and impressionable daughter discipline and responsibility, Rachael gives the girl a Talking Teddy bear for her birthday. When the bond between her daughter, Gracie, and the bear grows too strong, Rachael must fight to maintain control. Only when it’s too late does she realize she was never truly in control.