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Gabi, a Girl in Pieces

Isabel Quintero · Cinco Puntos Pr
Pages: 284
Format: Print book

Named to Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2014Named to School Library Journal Best Books of 2014Gabi Hernandez chronicles her last year in high school in her diary: college applications, Cindy's pregnancy, Sebastian's coming out, the cute boys, her father's meth habit, and the food she craves....
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The Kingdom of Little Wounds

Susann Cokal · Candlewick Press, 2013.
Pages: 554
Format: Print book

A 2014 Michael L. Printz Honor BookA young seamstress and a royal nursemaid find themselves at the center of an epic power struggle in this stunning young-adult debut.On the eve of Princess Sophia's wedding, the Scandinavian city of Skyggehavn prepares to fete the occasion with a sumptuous...
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Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass

Meg Medina · Candlewick; First Edition, First Printing edition
Format: Hardcover

Winner of the Pura Belpreacute Author AwardIn Meg Medinarsquos compelling new novel a Latina teen is targeted by a bully at her new school mdash and must discover resources she never knew she hadOne morning before school some girl tells Piddy Sanchez that Yaqui Delgado hates her and wants...
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The Raven Cycle #3: Blue Lily, Lily Blue

Maggie Stiefvater · Scholastic (Us)
Pages: 391
Format: Hardcover

The third installment in the mesmerizing series from the irrepressible, #1 NEW YORK TIMES bestselling author Maggie Stiefvater. Blue Sargent has found things. For the first time in her life, she has friends she can trust, a group to which she can belong. The Raven Boys have taken her in as one of their...
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No Summit out of Sight: The True Story of the Youngest Person to Climb the Seven Summits

Jordan Romero · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Jordan Romero climbed Mount Everest at age thirteen - and he didn't stop there. In this inspiring young adult memoir, he tells how he achieved such great heights.On May 22, 2010, at the age of thirteen, American teenager Jordan Romero became the youngest person to climb to the summit...
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The Falconer: Book One of the Falconer Trilogy

Elizabeth May · Chronicle Books Llc
Pages: 378
Format: Book

Debutante by day. Murderess by night. Edinburgh's only hope.Edinburgh, 1844. Beautiful Aileana Kameron only looks the part of an aristocratic young lady. In fact, she's spent the year since her mother died developing her ability to sense the presence of Sithichean, a faery race bent on slaughtering...
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Hollow City

Ransom Riggs · Random House Inc
Pages: 399
Format: Hardcover

September 3, 1940. Ten peculiar children flee an army of deadly monsters. And only one person can help them - but she's trapped in the body of a bird. The extraordinary journey that began in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children continues as Jacob Portman and his newfound friends...
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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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City of Fallen Angels

Cassandra Clare · Margaret K. McElderry Books
Pages: 424
Format: Hardcover

Trust is dangerous, and to love is to destroy. Plunge into the fourth installment in the internationally bestselling Mortal Instruments series and "prepare to be hooked" (Entertainment Weekly) .The Mortal War is over, and sixteen-year-old Clary Fray is back home in New York,...
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Gabi, a Girl in Pieces

Isabel Quintero · Cinco Puntos Press
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

Named to Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2014Named to School Library Journal Best Books of 2014Gabi Hernandez chronicles her last year in high school in her diary: college applications, Cindy's pregnancy, Sebastian's coming out, the cute boys, her father's meth habit, and the food she craves....
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Fangirl: A Novel

Rainbow Rowell · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 438
Format: Hardcover

#1" New York Times" bestselling author In Rainbow Rowell's "Fangirl, " Cath is a Simon Snow fan. Okay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan, but for Cath, being a fan is her life-and she's really good at it. She and her twin sister, Wren, ensconced themselves in the Simon...
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The Living

Matt De La Peña · Ember; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

“De la Peña has created a rare thing: a plot-driven YA with characters worthy of a John Green novel.”-Entertainment Weekly, A- “Action is first and foremost. . . . De la Peña can uncork delicate but vivid scenes.” —The New York Times Shy takes...
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I Kill the Mockingbird

Paul Acampora · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 166
Format: Print book

When Lucy, Elena, and Michael receive their summer reading list, they are excited to see "To Kill A Mockingbird" included. But not everyone in their class shares the same enthusiasm. So they hatch a plot to get the entire town talking about the well-known Harper Lee classic. They...
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The Rithmatist

Brandon Sanderson · Tor Teen; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

From New York Times bestselling author Brandon Sanderson his debut novel for the young adult audienceMore than anything Joel wants to be a Rithmatist Chosen by the Master in a mysterious inception ceremony Rithmatists have the power to infuse life into two-dimensional figures known as Chalklings...
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