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I'm Just Me.

M. G. Higgins · Saddleback Educational Publishing, Inc.
Format: Book

Nasreen and Mia are two very different girls. But they stand out at Arondale High. And kids make assumptions about the only Muslim and the new black girl--the only African American--in school. Who let you into the suburbs Samantha asks. Everyone gawks. Nasreen has kept her head down for years....
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Loch Ness Monster

Ken Karst · Creative Co
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

FOR USE IN SCHOOLS AND LIBRARIES ONLY. This title takes an investigative approach to the curious phenomena and mysterious circumstances surrounding the Loch Ness Monster, from legendary sightings to exploratory sonar use to hard facts.
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Love, Hate and Other Filters

Samira Ahmed · Soho Teen
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

In this unforgettable debut, a Muslim teen copes with Islamophobia, cultural divides among peers and parents, and a reality she can neither explain nor escape. American-born seventeen-year-old Maya Aziz is torn between worlds. There's the proper one her parents expect for their good Indian...
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Echo After Echo

AMY ROSE CAPETTA · Candlewick
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

Debuting on the New York stage, Zara is unprepared - for Eli, the girl who makes the world glow; for Leopold, the director who wants perfection; or for death in the theater.Zara Evans has come to the Aurelia Theater, home to the visionary director Leopold Henneman, to play her dream role...
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Everless

Sara Holland · HarperTeen
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

"Sara Holland is a fierce storyteller. Everless gives new and terrifying meaning to the phrase running out of time." - Stephanie Garber, New York Times bestselling author of CaravalIn the kingdom of Sempera, time is currency - extracted from blood, bound to iron, and consumed...
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My First Knitting Book: Easy to Follow Instructions and More Than 15 Projects

Hildegarde Deuzo · Dover Publications
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

If you want to learn to knit, you only need a ball of yarn, knitting needles, some patience - and this book! It's the ideal introduction to knitting, with easy-to-follow, full-color instructions for more than fifteen projects. Clear, step-by-step explanations of basic techniques make...
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Searching for Great White Sharks: A Shark Diver's Quest for Mr. Big

Mary M Cerullo · Compass Point Books
Format: Paperback

Most people avoid great white sharks, but shark divers go looking for them! Diver and photographer Jeff Rotman goes to extremes to find and photograph great whites in their natural habitats. It takes a shark cage, a blood and fish recipe, patience, and courage to get up close photos of these...
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Blood of My Blood

Barry Lyga · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Jazz Dent has been shot and left to die in New York City. His girlfriend Connie is in the clutches of Jazzs serial killer father, Billy. And his best friend Howie is bleeding to death on the floor of Jazzs own home in tiny Lobos Nod. Somehow, these three must rise above the horrors their...
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The Law of Finders Keepers

Sheila Turnage · Kathy Dawson Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Pirates, family, and the truth about Mo's Upstream Mother collide in the long-awaited conclusion to the Newbery Honor and New York Times bestselling Three Times LuckyPirate fever sweeps through the town after an opportunistic treasure hunter shows up looking to lay claim to Blackbeard's...
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Uprooted: The Japanese American Experience During World War II

Albert Marrin · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the YearA BOOKLIST Editor's ChoiceOn the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor comes a harrowing and enlightening look at the internment of Japanese Americans during World War II - from National Book Award finalist Albert Marrin Just seventy-five...
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Bright Burns the Night

Sara B Larson · Scholastic Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Ten years ago, King Lorcan of the Dark Kingdom Dorjhalon defeated Queen Evelayn and cut her conduit stone from her. Since then, he has kept her trapped in her swan form. With the loss of balance between Dark and Light, winter has descended and the Draíolon of Éadrolan lose more power...
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Night Sky

Suzanne Brockmann · Sourcebooks Fire
Format: Hardcover

A gripping page-turner from first to last...The start of something that can only be described as greater-than. -Kirkus Starred ReviewThey could be hunting you.Hunted. Kidnapped. Bled. Someone is snatching girls and draining them for a secret thats in their blood. A hormone that makes them...
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Sunrise

Mike Mullin · Tanglewood Press
Pages: 546
Format: Hardcover

The Yellowstone supervolcano nearly wiped out the human race. Now, almost a year after the eruption, the survivors seem determined to finish the job. Communities wage war on each other, gangs of cannibals roam the countryside, and what little government survived the eruption has collapsed...
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Now Is Everything

AMY GILES · HarperTeen
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

Read the book New York Times bestselling author Amber Smith calls "powerful and haunting," and acclaimed author Peter Brown Hoffmeister calls "beautiful and sad." Now Is Everything is a stirring debut novel told in alternating THEN and NOW chapters, perfect for Sarah...
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How to Win at High School

Owen Matthews · HarperTeen
Format: Hardcover

Adam Higgs is a loser, and he's not okay with it.But starting as a junior in a new high school seems like exactly the right time to change things. He brainstorms with his best friend, Brian: What will it take for him to take over Nixon Collegiate? Adam searches for the A-listers'...
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