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2010. Going Bovine

Libba Bray · Delacorte Press
Pages: 480
Format: Paperback

Can Cameron find what he's looking for?All 16-year-old Cameron wants is to get through high school - and life in general - with a minimum of effort. It's not a lot to ask. But that's before he's given some bad news: he's sick and he's going to die. Which totally...
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2011. Ship Breaker

Paolo Bacigalupi · Little, Brown
Pages: 352
Format: Paperback

A gritty, high-stakes adventure set in a futuristic world where oil is scarce, but loyalty is scarcer.

In America's Gulf Coast region, grounded oil tankers are being broken down for parts by crews of young people. Nailer, a teenage boy, works the light crew, scavenging for copper...
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2012. Where Things Come Back

John Corey Whaley · Atheneum
Pages: 228
Format: Paperback

Winner of the 2012 Michael L. Printz and William C. Morris Awards, this poignant and hilarious story of loss and redemption "explores the process of grief, second chances, and even the meaning of life" (Kirkus Reviews) .

In the remarkable, bizarre, and heart-wrenching...
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2013. In Darkness

Nick Lake · Bloomsbury USA Childrens; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the 2013 Michael L. Printz Award This is the story of "Shorty"-a 15-year-old boy trapped in a collapsed hospital during the earthquake in Haiti. Surrounded by the bodies of the dead, increasingly weak from lack of food and water, Shorty begins to hallucinate. As he waits...
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2014. Midwinterblood

Marcus Sedgwick · Square Fish
Format: Print book

Seven stories of passion and love separated by centuries but mysteriously intertwined--this is a tale of horror and beauty, tenderness and sacrifice. An archaeologist who unearths a mysterious artifact, an airman who finds himself far from home, a painter, a ghost, a vampire, and a Viking...
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2015. I'll Give You the Sun

Jandy Nelson · Speak
Format: Paperback

The New York Times Bestselling story of first love, family, loss, and betrayal for fans of John Green, Jenny Offill, Emma Straub, and Rainbow Rowell "We were all heading for each other on a collision course, no matter what. Maybe some people are just meant to be in the same story."...
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2016. Bone Gap

Laura Ruby · Balzer Bray
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

National Book Award Finalist"Ruby's novel deserves to be read and reread. It is powerful, beautiful, extraordinary." - School Library JournalEveryone knows Bone Gap is full of gaps.So when young, beautiful Roza went missing, the people of Bone Gap weren't surprised. But Finn...
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