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A Song for Ella Grey

David Almond · Delacorte Press, 2015.
Pages: 268
Format: Print book

Written in lyrical prose, this novel for fans of epic romances and mythology retellings explores themes of love, loss, fate, and destiny set against the dramatic and diverse backdrop of Northern England. David Almond, recipient of the prestigious Hans Christian Andersen Award, a Printz...
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Starcrossed

Josephine Angelini · HarperTeen
Format: Book

How do you defy destiny? Helen Hamilton has spent her entire sixteen years trying to hide how different she is—no easy task on an island as small and sheltered as Nantucket. And its getting harder. Nightmares of a desperate desert journey have Helen waking parched, only to find...

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Everneath

Brodi Ashton · Balzer + Bray
Pages: 370
Format: Book

Last spring, Nikki Beckett vanished, sucked into an underworld known as the Everneath. Now she's returned - to her old life, her family, her boyfriend - before she's banished back to the underworld . . . this time forever. She has six months before the Everneath comes to claim...

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Dark of the Moon

Tracy Barrett · HMH Books for Young Readers
Format: Print book

Ariadne is destined to become a goddess of the moon. She leads a lonely life, filled with hours of rigorous training by stern priestesses. Her former friends no longer dare to look at her, much less speak to her. All that she has left are her mother and her beloved, misshapen brother Asterion,...
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King of Ithaka

Tracy Barrett · Henry Holt
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

Telemachos has a comfortable life on his small island of Ithaka, where his mother Penelopeia keeps the peace even though the land has been without its king, his father Odysseus, since the Trojan War began many years ago.

But now the people are demanding a new king, unless Telemachos...

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Abandon

Meg Cabot · Point; 1 edition
Format: Book

New from 1 New York Times bestselling author Meg Cabot, a dark, fantastical story about this world . . . and the underworld.Though she tries returning to the life she knew before the accident, Pierce cant help but feel at once a part of this world, and apart from it. Yet shes never alone...

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Goddess Boot Camp (Oh. My. Gods.)

Tera Lynn Childs · Dutton Juvenile
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Phoebe, who recently discovered she?s a descendant of Nike (the goddess, not the shoe), is finding that supernatural powers come with a crazy learning curve. Her stepfather, headmaster of the Academy for descendants of the Greek gods, has enrolled her at Dynamotheos Development Camp?aka...
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Into the Dark Book #1: The Shadow Prince

Bree Despain · Egmont USA
Pages: 481
Format: Print book

Haden Lord, the disgraced prince of the Underrealm, has been sent to the mortal world to entice a girl into returning with him to the land of the dead. Posing as a student at Olympus Hills High - a haven for children of the rich and famous - Haden must single out the one girl rumored to be able...
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Touch of Frost

Jennifer Estep · K Teen
Pages: 373
Format: Paperback

My name is Gwen Frost, and I go to Mythos Academy -- a school of myths, magic and warrior whiz kids, where even the lowliest geek knows how to chop off somebody's head with a sword and Logan Quinn, the hottest Spartan guy in school, also happens to be the deadliest. But lately, things...

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Nobody's Princess (Princesses of Myth)

Esther Friesner · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

She is beautiful, she is a princess, and Aphrodite is her favorite goddess, but something in Helen of Sparta just itches for more out of life. Not one to count on the gods—or her looks—to take care of her, Helen sets out to get what she wants with steely determination and a sassy...
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Troy

Adele Geras · Harcourt
Pages: 340
Format: Hardcover

The classic struggle between Greece and Troy brought to life by a panoramic chorus of voices both humble and high, human and divine. The siege of Troy has lasted almost ten years. Inside the walled city, food is becoming scarce and the death toll is rising. From the heights of Mount Olympus,...
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The shadow behind the stars

Rebecca Hahn · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

A girl's dark destiny could cause the unraveling of the world in this "shattering and transcendent" (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) novel from the author of A Creature of Moonlight.

Heed this warning, mortal: stay far away from the three sister Fates....
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Reawakened

Colleen Houck · Delacorte Press
Pages: 400
Format: Library Binding

A New York Times Bestseller! The first book in a new multi-book series from New York Times bestselling author, COLLEEN HOUCK, about a teenage girl entangled in an epic Egyptian quest full of romance, adventure, and mythology! ? Author Colleen Houck's first series, The Tigers...
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Embers & Echoes (Wildefire)

Karsten Knight · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

A teenage Polynesian volcano goddess fires up her search for love and family in this sequel to Wildefire.Every flame casts a shadow.Ashline Wilde is about to discover that when you're the reincarnation of a Polynesian volcano goddess, "new beginnings" are just a myth. Leaving...
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Gods of Manhattan

Scott Mebus · Puffin Books
Pages: 340
Format: Paperback

Thirteen-year-old New Yorker Rory Hennessy can see things no one else can. When a magician's trick opens his eyes to Mannahatta, Rory finds an amazing spirit city coexisting alongside modern-day Manhattan. A place where Indian sachems, warrior cockroaches, and papier-mƒch‚...

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The Eternal City

Paula Morris · Point
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

From master of suspense Paula Morris comes a tale of gods and goddesses, thrilling romance, and mystery set in present-day Rome. Laura Martin is visiting Rome on a class trip, and she's entranced by the majestic Colosseum, the Trevi Fountain, the Pantheon . . . Everything in this city...
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Freya

Matthew Laurence · Imprint
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Freya is the myth. Freya is the legend. And she's about to make one hell of a comeback.

There's far more to Sara Vanadi than meets the eye. In her prime, she was Freya, the Norse goddess of love, beauty, war, and death - though that past hardly seems to matter now. For an ancient...

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Siren's Storm

Lisa Papademetriou · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Nothing has been the same for Will ever since what happened last summer. One day, on an ordinary sailing trip with his brother, there is a strange accident. When Will wakes up, he learns his brother has disappeared, presumed drowned. Worst of all, Will can't remember what happened—his...
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The Lost Hero

Rick Riordan · Disney-Hyperion; First Printing edition
Format: Book

After saving Olympus from the evil Titan lord, Kronos, Percy and friends have rebuilt their beloved Camp Half-Blood, where the next generation of demigods must now prepare for a chilling prophecy of their own:Seven half-bloods shall answer the call,To storm or fire the world must fall.An...

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The Red Pyramid

Rick Riordan · Hyperion Book CH; Reprint edition
Pages: 544
Format: Paperback

Since their mother's death, Carter and Sadie have become near strangers. While Sadie has lived with her grandparents in London, her brother has traveled the world with their father, the brilliant Egyptologist, Dr. Julius Kane. One night, Dr. Kane brings the siblings together for a "research...

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Magnus Chase and the Gods of Asgard, Book 1: The Sword of Summer

Rick Riordan · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 512
Format: Print book

Magnus Chase has always been a troubled kid. Since his mother's mysterious death, he's lived alone on the streets of Boston, surviving by his wits, keeping one step ahead of the police and the truant officers.

One day, he's tracked down by an uncle he barely knows-a man his mother...
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Daughter of Smoke & Bone

Laini Taylor · Little
Pages: 418
Format: Book

Around the world, black handprints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers who have crept through a slit in the sky.

In a dark and dusty shop, a devil's supply of human teeth grown dangerously low.

And in the tangled lanes of Prague,...

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Odysseus in the Serpent Maze

Jane Yolen

Odysseus, Prince of Ithaca, has always been safe, sheltered, protected -- and bored! The Age of Heroes is past. The wars are over. The monsters are slain. Or so he believes. Are there any adventures left for a thirteen-year-old boy who wants, more than anything, to be a hero?</

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