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Call It What You Want

Brigid Kemmerer · Bloomsbury YA
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

New York Times bestselling author Brigid Kemmerer pens a new emotionally compelling story about two teens struggling in the space between right and wrong. When his dad is caught embezzling funds from half the town, Rob goes from popular lacrosse player to social pariah. Even worse, his father's...
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Kingdom Hearts II: The Novel, Vol. 1

Tomoco Kanemaki · Yen On
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

Roxas lives in sleepy Twilight Town with his friends, Hayner, Pence, and Olette. The four have promised to spend their last week of summer vacation together, no regrets...but strange things keep happening around Roxas. What's causing all these bizarre events? And what is his connection...
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Kingdom Hearts II: The Novel, Vol. 2

Tomoco Kanemaki · Yen On
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

(Volume 1) Roxas is a boy who lives in sleepy Twilight Town with his friends Hayner, Pence, and Olette. As the last week of summer vacation comes to a close, the four spend their days together, making sure to leave no regrets. All the while, Roxas worries about the strange things that...
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Delilah Dirk and the Pillars of Hercules

Tony Cliff · First Second
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

Having survived a close shave in England, where she was falsely accused of spying for the French, Delilah has set out with her companion Selim for more agreeable adventures in central Asia. But when she stumbles on an artifact that may be a clue about the location of the legendary third...
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Last Things

Jacqueline West · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

"Anders Thorson, front man of his metal band, Last Things, is unusually gifted for a teenager, but strange things in the Minnesota woods near his hometown are threatening him. Thea, the new girl in town, says she's there to protect him, but is that the whole truth?"--
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If I'm Being Honest

Emily Wibberley · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

Mean Girls meets The Taming of the Shrew in this romantic follow-up to Always Never YoursCameron Bright's reputation can be summed up in one word: b*tch. It's no surprise she's queen bee at her private L.A. high school--she's beautiful, talented, and notorious for her brutal...
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Wreck: A Novel

Kirstin Cronn-Mills · Sky Pony
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

Sometimes loss has its own timetable. Set on the shores of Lake Superior, Wreck follows high school junior Tobin Oliver as she navigates her father's diagnosis of ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) . Steve's life as a paramedic and a runner comes to an abrupt halt just as Tobin is preparing...
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This Book Is Not Yet Rated

Peter Bognanni · Dial Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

In this enormously funny, smart, and moving contemporary YA novel, fighting for the thing you love doesn't always turn out like in the movies."Hilarious, big-hearted, poignant...An unadulterated triumph." --Jeff Zentner, author of The Serpent KingMovies have always helped...
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Girls on the Verge

Sharon Biggs Waller · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Girls on the Verge is an incredibly timely novel about a woman's right to choose. Sharon Biggs Waller brings to life a narrative that has to continue to fight for its right to be told, and honored.Best Books of 2019 -- Cosmopolitan Camille couldn't be having a better summer -- she kills...
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When I Was Summer

J. B. Howard · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A relatable novel about unrequited love, rock 'n' roll, and what you find when you go searching for yourself.Sixteen-year-old Nora Wakelin has always felt like an outsider in her own family. Her parents and older sister love her, but they don't understand anything about her:...
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