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The Book of Pearl

TIMOTHEE DE FOMBELLE · Candlewick
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

In prose as magical and intricate as the tale it tells, Timothée de Fombelle delivers an unforgettable story of a first love that defines a lifetime.Joshua Pearl comes from a world that we no longer believe in - a world of fairy tale. He knows that his great love waits for him there,...
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Sky in the Deep

ADRIENNE YOUNG · Wednesday Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

A 2018 Most Anticipated Young Adult book that is part Wonder Woman, part Vikings -- and all heart.OND ELDR. BREATHE FIRE.Raised to be a warrior, seventeen-year-old Eelyn fights alongside her Aska clansmen in an ancient, rivalry against the Riki clan. Her life is brutal but simple: fight...
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Hamilton and Peggy!: A Revolutionary Friendship

L M ELLIOTT · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

Drawing from historical journals and letters, New York Times bestselling author Laura Elliot weaves a richly detailed tale about the extraordinary Peggy Schuyler and her revolutionary friendship with Alexander Hamilton. Perfect for fans of the smash Broadway musical sensation Hamilton!Peggy...
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Blood Water Paint

Joy McCullough · Dutton Books for Young Readers
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A stunning debut novel based on the true story of the iconic painter, Artemisia Gentileschi.Her mother died when she was twelve, and suddenly Artemisia Gentileschi had a stark choice: a life as a nun in a convent or a life grinding pigment for her father's paint.She chose paint.By the time...
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Mapping the Bones

Jane Yolen · Philomel Books
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

From the best-selling and award-winning author of The Devil's Arithmetic, Jane Yolen, comes her first Holocaust novel in nearly thirty years. Influenced by Dr. Mengele's sadistic experimentations, this story follows twins as they travel from the Lodz ghetto, to the partisans in the forest,...
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What the Night Sings

Vesper Stamper · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 266
Format: Library Binding

For fans of The Book Thief and The Boy in the Striped Pajamas comes a lushly illustrated novel about a teen Holocaust survivor, who must come to terms with who she is and how to rebuild her life.After losing her family and everything she knew in the Nazi concentration camps, Gerta is finally...
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Donnie McClurkin story : From darkness-- to light

Stephanie Frederic · Image Entertainment
Format: DVD video

Hear this Grammy award-winning singer's story from the child who endured a horrendous tragedy that changed his life to the polished artist whose exuberant music and longtime faith helped him heal.
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All Out: The No-Longer-Secret Stories of Queer Teens throughout the Ages

Saundra Mitchell · Harlequin Teen
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

Take a journey through time and genres and discover a past where queer figures live, love and shape the world around them. Seventeen of the best young adult authors across the queer spectrum have come together to create a collection of beautifully written diverse historical fiction for teens.From...
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The Radical Element: 12 Stories of Daredevils, Debutantes & Other Dauntless Girls

Jessica Spotswood · Candlewick
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

In an anthology of revolution and resistance, a sisterhood of YA writers shines a light on a century and a half of heroines on the margins and in the intersections.To respect yourself, to love yourself, should not have to be a radical decision. And yet it remains as challenging for an American...
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Nothing But Sky

Amy Trueblood · Flux
Pages: 284
Format: Paperback

Grace Lafferty only feels alive when she's dangling 500 feet above ground. As a post-World War I wing walker, Grace is determined to get to the World Aviation Expo, proving her teams worth against flashier competitors and earning a coveted Hollywood contract.
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