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If I Fix You

Abigail Johnson · Harlequin Teen
Pages: 328
Format: Print book

Some things are easy to fix ... but are some meant to stay broken?

When sixteen-year-old Jill Whitaker's mom walks out - with a sticky note as a goodbye - only Jill knows the real reason she's gone. But how can she tell her father? Jill can hardly believe the truth herself.


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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 Year
A BOOKLIST Editor's Choice

On 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...
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Ryan Graudin · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

A heart-stopping adventure that defies time and space--New York Times bestselling author Marie Lu calls it "an incredibly intricate, brilliantly paced, masterfully written journey."
Farway Gaius McCarthy was born outside of time. The son of a time traveler from 2354...
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Jane P Gardner · Mason Crest
Pages: 64
Format: Library Binding

THE CHEMISTRY OF EVERYDAY ELEMENTS10 titles64 pages eachNot every student thrills to a discussion of chemistry, but every student will find something to connect to in this up-to-date series. Each volume goes in-depth into one well-known element from the Periodic Table, exploring the history,...
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Somewhere Between Bitter and Sweet

Laekan Zea Kemp · Little Brown & Co
Format: Hardcover

has always dreamed of opening her own pastelería next to her father's restaurant, Nacho's Tacos. But her mom and dad have different plans-leaving Pen to choose between disappointing her traditional Mexican American parents or following her own path. When she confesses a secret...
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One Dark Throne

Kendare Blake · HarperTeen
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

The battle for the crown has begun, but which of the three sisters will prevail?

With the unforgettable events of the Quickening behind them and the Ascension Year underway, all bets are off.

Katharine, once the weak and feeble sister, is stronger than ever before. Arsinoe,...

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Jordan Ifueko · Amulet Books
Pages: 368
Format: Hardcover

The epic debut YA fantasy from an incredible new talent - perfect for fans of Tomi Adeyemi and Sabaa Tahir Nothing is more important than loyalty. But what if you've sworn to protect the one you were born to destroy? Tarisai has always longed for the warmth of a family. She was raised...
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Paola Mendoza · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

It's 2032, and in this near-future America, all citizens are chipped and everyone is tracked--from buses to grocery stores. It's almost impossible to survive as an undocumented immigrant, but that's exactly what sixteen-year-old Vali is doing. She and her family have carved...
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Who Put This Song On?

Morgan Parker · Delacorte Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"Unflinchingly irreverent, laugh-out-loud funny, and heartbreakingly honest." - Elizabeth Acevedo, National Book Award winner and New York Times bestselling author of The Poet X

In the vein of powerful reads like The Hate U Give and Girl in Pieces,...
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