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Home and Away: A World War II Christmas Story

Dean Hughes · Shadow Mountain
Pages: 176
Format: Hardcover

Norma Hayes has always tried to make Christmas special for her family, but Christmas 1944 is especially difficult with her soldier son Glen away in Europe, and rationing and lack of money don't help. Teenage Dennis tries to buy his mother a special gift for Christmas as a symbol of times...
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My Real Name is Hanna

TARA LYNN MASIH · Mandel Vilar Press
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

Inspired by real Holocaust events, this poignant debut novel is a powerful coming-of-age story that will resonate with fans of The Book Thief and Between Shades of Gray.--A 2018 Skipping Stones Honor Award BookHanna Slivka is on the cusp of fourteen when Hitler's army crosses...
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The Music of What Happens

Bill Konigsberg · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Max: Chill. Sports. Video games. Gay and not a big deal, not to him, not to his mom, not to his buddies. And a secret: An encounter with an older kid that makes it hard to breathe, one that he doesn't want to think about, ever.

Jordan: The opposite of chill. Poetry. His "wives"...
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Stubby the War Dog: The True Story of World War I's Bravest Dog

Ann Bausum · National Geographic Children's Books
Format: Print book

Move over, Rin Tin Tin. Here comes Sgt. Stubby! That German shepherd star of the silver screen may have been born behind enemy lines during World War I, but Stubby, the stump-tailed  terrier, worked behind enemy lines, and gained military honors along the way. Private Robert Conroy...
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Stalking Jack the Ripper

Kerri Maniscalco · jimmy patterson
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

A #1 New York Times Bestseller!
Presented by James Patterson's new children's imprint, this deliciously creepy horror novel has a storyline inspired by the Ripper murders and an unexpected, blood-chilling conclusion...

Seventeen-year-old Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born...
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The Love Letters of Abelard and Lily

Laura Creedle · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

When Lily Michaels-Ryan ditches her ADHD meds and lands in detention with Abelard, she's intrigued - he seems thirty seconds behind, while she feels thirty seconds ahead. It doesn't hurt that he's brilliant and beautiful. When Abelard posts a quote from The Letters of Abelard and Heloise...
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In Some Other Life: A Novel

Jessica Brody · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

Three years ago, Kennedy Rhodes secretly made the most important decision of her life. She declined her acceptance to the prestigious Windsor Academy to attend the local public school with her longtime crush, who had finally asked her out. It seems it was the right choice -- she and Austin...

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The Downstairs Girl

Stacey Lee · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

From the critically-acclaimed author of Under a Painted Sky and Outrun the Moon and founding member of We Need Diverse Books comes a powerful novel about identity, betrayal, and the meaning of family.

"A triumph of storytelling. A bold portrait of this country's...
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Quicksand Pond

Janet Taylor Lisle · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Newbery Honor winner Janet Taylor Lisle's gorgeous and profound new novel about a pivotal summer in two girls' lives explores the convictions we form, the judgments we make, and the values we hold.

The pond is called Quicksand Pond.

It's a shadowy, hidden place, full of chirping,...
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The Dead Queens Club

Hannah Capin · Inkyard Press
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

If your school's homecoming king had a little too much in common with Henry VIII, would you survive with your head still attached?You'd think being the new girl in a tiny town would equal one very boring senior year. But if you're me - Annie Marck, alias Cleves - and you accidentally...
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The Flame Never Dies

Rachel Vincent · Delacorte Press
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

For fans of Cassandra Clare and Richelle Mead comes the unputdownable sequel to The Stars Never Rise, a book Rachel Caine, author of the bestselling Morganville Vampires series, called "haunting, unsettling, and eerily beautiful."

ONE SPARK WILL RISE. Nina Kane...
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The Memory Book

Lara Avery · Poppy
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

They tell me that my memory will never be the same, that I'll start forgetting things. At first just a little, and then a lot. So I'm writing to remember.
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Suffer Love

Ashley Herring Blake · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

Sam Bennett falls for Hadley St. Clair before he knows her last name. When Sam finds out she is that St. Clair, daughter of the man who destroyed Sam's family, he has a choice: follow his heart or tell the truth about the scandal that links their families. Funny and passionate, Suffer...
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Dirt Bikes, Drones, and Other Ways to Fly

Conrad Wesselhoeft · HMH Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Seventeen year-old dirt-bike-riding daredevil Arlo Santiago catches the eye of the U.S. military with his first-place ranking on a video game featuring drone warfare, and must reconcile the work they want him to do with the emotional scars he has suffered following a violent death in his family....
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Surviving Adam Meade

Shannon Klare · Swoon Reads
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

Seventeen-year-old Claire Collins has a plan: get into college and leave North Carolina behind. What she doesn't have is an idea for how to get rid of the local football star and womanizer extraordinaire -- Adam Meade, who she can't even avoid (despite many efforts) , because Claire's...

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