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Love Charms and Other Catastrophes

Kimberly Karalius · Swoon Reads
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

Aspiring love charm maker Hijiri Kitamura was excited to come back to Grimbaud for her sophomore year-until she learns about the upcoming charm making competition. Grimbaud has just started to recover from the tyranny of Zita's love fortunes and it would be too easy for the winning...

Dean Hughes · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 268
Format: Print book

From the author of Soldier Boys and Search and Destroy comes a thought-provoking, action-packed page-turner based on the little-known history of the Japanese Americans who fought with the 442nd Regimental Combat Team during World War II.Yuki Nakahara is an American. But it's the start of World...
Romeo and Juliet

William Shakespeare · Washington Square Press Published by Pocket Books
Pages: 281
Format: Print book

In Romeo and Juliet, Shakespeare creates a violent world, in which two young people fall in love. It is not simply that their families disapprove; the Montagues and the Capulets are engaged in a blood feud. In this death-filled setting, the movement from love at first sight to the lovers'...
Rose & Thorn

Sarah Prineas · Harper Teen
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

This beauty isn't sleeping! Discover the true story of Sleeping Beauty in Sarah Prineas's bold YA fairy-tale retelling filled with thrilling adventure and romance, perfect for fans of the Lunar Chronicles and the Girl of Fire and Thorns trilogy.After the spell protecting her is destroyed,...
The Ninja Librarians: Sword in the Stacks

Jen Swann Downey · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

As the newest apprentices to Petrarch's Library, Dorrie and her brother are determined to help search for the missing key that could destroy their beloved Library. On a training mission to England 1912, Dorrie sees her chance to help. All she needs to do is get close to a lord with...
Summer of Sloane

Erin L Schneider · Hyperion
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

Warm Hawaiian sun. Lazy beach days. Flirty texts with her boyfriend back in Seattle.These are the things seventeen-year-old Sloane McIntyre pictured when she imagined the summer she'd be spending at her mom's home in Hawaii with her twin brother, Penn. Instead, after learning an unthinkable...
Cracking the AP Spanish Language & Culture Exam with Audio CD, 2017 Edition

Princeton Review · Princeton Review
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO HELP SCORE A PERFECT 5. Equip yourself to ace the AP Spanish Language & Culture Exam with The Princeton Review's comprehensive study guide - including thorough content reviews & strategies, 2 full-length practice tests with complete answer explanations,...
The General's Daughter

Nelson DeMille · Warner Books
Pages: 454
Format: Hardcover

Here is an intriguing and sophisticated murder mystery of an upstanding military officer - the base commander's daughter - who's been leading an unsavory double life.When a professional military woman with a pristine reputation is found raped and murdered, a preliminary search turns up certain...
Pushing Perfect

Michelle Falkoff · Harpercollins
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

A girl's quest for perfection results in dangerous consequences in this smart, suspenseful YA novel by the author of Playlist for the Dead. Fans of We Were Liars and The Secret History will devour this layered, ensemble-cast novel, which will keep readers thinking - and guessing - until...
The Dog, Ray

Linda Coggin · Candlewick Press
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

By turns humorous, poignant, and moving, this tale of a girl who comes back to Earth as a dog is a nuanced portrait of death, love, grief, and hope.When my death came it was swift. Swift as a running horse. It wasted no time.Daisy, age twelve, has died in a car accident. She finds herself...