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The Lost Girl of Astor Street

Stephanie Morrill · Blink
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

When her best friend vanishes without so much as a good-bye, eighteen-year-old Piper Sail takes on the role of amateur sleuth in an attempt to solve the mystery of Lydia's disappearance. Given that Piper's tendency has always been to butt heads with high-society's expectations of her, it's...
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Breakfast Served Anytime

Sarah Combs · Candlewick Press
Pages: 261
Format: Hardcover

A coming-of-age debut evokes the bittersweet joys and pangs of finding independence in one unforgettable summer away at "geek camp." When Gloria sets out to spend the summer before her senior year at a camp for gifted and talented students, she doesn't know quite what to expect....
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Slept Away

Julie Kraut · Delacorte Press
Pages: 320
Format: Book

Laney Parker is a city girl through and through. For her, summertime means stepping out of her itchy gray school uniform and into a season of tanning at rooftop swimming pools, brunching at sidewalk cafes, and - as soon as the parents leave for the Hamptons - partying at her classmates'...
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The Titan's Curse

Rick Riordan · Disney-Hyperion; Reprint edition
Format: Hardcover

A new prophecy leads to a dangerous quest. When Percy receives an urgent distress call from Grover, he immediately prepares for battle. He knows hell need his powerful demigod allies, Annabeth and Thalia, at his side his trusty bronze sword, Riptide and a ride from his mom. The demigods...
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Loud Awake and Lost

Adele Griffin · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

LOUD. There was an accident. Ember knows at least that much. She was driving. The car was totaled. She suffered back injuries and brain trauma. But she is alive. That's the only thing left she can cling to. AWAKE. Eight months later, Ember feels broken. The pieces of her former self...
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Anastasia and Her Sisters

Carolyn Meyer · Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

There's a heavy price to pay for royalty in this compelling - and true - story of Anastasia Romanov and fellow grand duchesses of Russia, from an award-winning novelist.It's summer in 1914 and the Romanovs are aboard the Standart, the Russian royal yacht. Tsar Nicholas, Tsaritsa...
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Pompeii

Diane Marczely Gimpel · Essential Library
Format: Book

This title examines the exploration and study of Pompeii. The book explores the lives of the city's builders and the city's destruction, traces its discovery and scientific investigation, and discusses future study and conservation efforts.
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The Crown's Game

Evelyn Skye · Balzer + Bray
Pages: 399
Format: Print book

"Gorgeous and richly imagined." - Sara Raasch, New York Times bestselling author of the Snow Like Ashes series"Teeming with hidden magic and fiery romance." - Sabaa Tahir, New York Times bestselling author of An Ember in the AshesPerfect for fans of Shadow and Bone and Red Queen,...
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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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All You Never Wanted

Adele Griffin · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 240
Format: Library Binding

With my eyes closed and Alex's core friends all around me, it was like I'd become my big sister, or something just as good. And so who cared if they were calling it Alex's party? One thing I knew: it would be remembered as mine.Alex has it all—brains, beauty, popularity,...
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower

Stephen Chbosky · MTV Books; Later Printing edition
Format: Paperback

Standing on the fringes of life offers a unique perspective. But there comes a time to see what it looks like from the dance floor. This haunting novel about the dilemma of passivity vs. passion marks the stunning debut of a provocative new voice in contemporary fiction: The Perks of Being...
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The Sunlit Night

Rebecca Dinerstein · Bloomsbury USA
Format: Hardcover

A stunning debut novel--which Jonathan Safran Foer calls "lyrical as a poem, psychologically rich as a thriller."In the beautiful, barren landscape of the Far North, under the ever-present midnight sun, Frances and Yasha are surprised to find refuge in each other. Their lives...
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