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Saturday Boy

David Fleming · Viking Books for Young Readers; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

If theres one thing Ive learned from comic books, its that everybody has a weakness—something that can totally ruin their day without fail.For the wolfman its a silver bullet. For Superman its Kryptonite. For me it was a letter.With one letter, my dad was sent back to Afghanistan to fly Apache...
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Girls' Life Guide To Being The Most Amazing You

Karen Bokram · Scholastic Paperbacks; Original edition
Format: Paperback

Say good-bye to stressful situations!Decision, decisions. How do I get my crush to notice me? How will I tell my parents I don't want to play soccer anymore? What should I wear to my best friend's birthday party? Should I take French or Spanish?How can I go to summer camp and not get homesick?...
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Super PACs

Louise I. Gerdes · Greenhaven Press
Format: Book

These books provide a range of opinions on a social issue each volume focuses on a specific issue and offers a variety of perspectives, e.g., eyewitness accounts, governmental views, scientific analysis, newspaper accounts, to illuminate the issue. The passage of Citizens United by the Supreme...
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A Girl Called Problem

Katie Quirk · Eerdmans Books for Young Readers
Format: Book

Thirteen-year-old Shida, whose name means "problem" in Swahili, certainly has a lot of problems in her life -- her father is dead, her depressed mother is rumored to be a witch, her family bears the weight of a curse, and everyone in her rural Tanzanian village expects her to marry...
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The Fairy Ring: Or Elsie and Frances Fool the World

Mary Losure · Candlewick Press
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

The enchanting true story of a girl who saw fairies, and another with a gift for art, who concocted a story to stay out of trouble and ended up fooling the world.Frances was nine when she first saw the fairies. They were tiny men, dressed all in green. Nobody but Frances saw them, so her cousin...
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The Whole Stupid Way We Are

N. Griffin · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

What happens when everything you've got to give isn't enough to save someone you love?It's Maine. It's winter. And it's FREEZING STINKIN' COLD! Dinah is wildly worried about her best friend, Skint. He won't wear a coat. Refuses to wear a coat. It's twelve...
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Paperboy

Vince Vawter · Delacorte Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

*"Reminiscent of To Kill a Mockingbird." - Booklist, Starred "An unforgettable boy and his unforgettable story. I loved it!" - ROB BUYEA, author of Because of Mr. Terupt and Mr. Terupt Falls Again This Newbery Honor winner is perfect for fans of To Kill a Mockingbird,...
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The United Kingdom : Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales

Jeffrey H Wallenfeldt · Britannica Educational Publishing in association with Rosen Educational Services, LLC
Pages: 184
Format: Print book

Presents information about the history, geography, ethnic groups, economy, government, religion, and culture of Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales. This book storied lands that have sparked the global imagination through their legends and centuries-old traditionsoften seem to be eclipsed...
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If You Find Me: A Novel

Emily Murdoch · St Martins Pr
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

There are some things you can't leave behind . . .In If You Find Me by Emily Murdoch, a broken-down camper hidden deep in a national forest is the only home fifteen year-old Carey can remember. The trees keep guard over her threadbare existence, with the one bright spot being Carey's younger...
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Champion: A Legend Novel

Marie Lu · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 369
Format: Hardcover

The explosive finale to Marie Lu's New York Times bestselling LEGEND trilogy - perfect for fans of THE HUNGER GAMES and DIVERGENT!He is a Legend.She is a Prodigy.Who will be Champion? June and Day have sacrificed so much for the people of the Republic - and each other - and now their...
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The Key That Swallowed Joey Pigza

Jack Gantos · Farrar, Straus & Giroux
Pages: 154
Format: Hardcover

The fifth and final book in the groundbreaking Joey Pigza series brings the beloved chronicle of this wired, wacky, and wonderful boy to a crescendo of chaos and craziness, as everything goes topsy-turvy for Joey just as he starts to get his feet on the ground. With his dad MIA in the wake...
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The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights

Steve Sheinkin · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 200
Format: Hardcover

An astonishing civil rights story from Newbery Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Steve Sheinkin. On July 17, 1944, a massive explosion rocked the segregated Navy base at Port Chicago, California, killing more than 300 sailors who were at the docks, critically injuring off-duty...
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Monument 14: Savage Drift

Emmy Laybourne · Feiwel and Friends, 2014.
Pages: 309
Format: Print book

In Monument 14: Savage Drift, the stunningly fierce conclusion to the Monument 14 trilogy, author Emmy Laybourne ups the stakes even higher for a group of kids who have continually survived the unthinkable. Can they do so one last time?
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Celiac Disease

Greenhaven · Greenhaven Press
Format: Book

The Perspectives on Diseases and Disorders series provides clear, careful explanations that offer readers insight into what these conditions are, what causes them, how people live with them, and the latest information about treatment and prevention.; This new volume in the Perspectives...
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The Mark of the Dragonfly

Jaleigh Johnson · Delacorte Press Books for Young Readers
Pages: 388
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Frozen, The City of Ember, and The School of Good and Evil, The Mark of the Dragonfly is a fast-paced adventure story about a mysterious girl and a fearless boy, set in a magical world that is both exciting and dangerous. Piper has never seen the Mark of the Dragonfly until...
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