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The Date to Save

STEPHANIE KATE STROHM · Point
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

The word is out... BROOKS MANDEVILLE, quarterback: Friday is the homecoming game and dance. It is a very big deal. NATALIE WAGNER, marching band clarinet: Our band's halftime show performances are legendary, even if our football team isn't. CINTHIA ALVAREZ, Academic Battle team member:...
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Pier Fishing

Mindy Mozer · Rosen Pub Group
Format: Book

Nothing beats the pleasure of walking out onto the nearest pier, baiting a hook, and dropping your line into the water. This sounds like a deceptively simple pastime, but in fact there are many insider tips and techniques that can make pier fishing both more enjoyable and far more successful....
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Emergency Contact

Mary H. K. Choi · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 400
Format: Hardcover

"Smart and funny, with characters so real and vulnerable, you want to send them care packages. I loved this book." - Rainbow Rowell From debut author Mary H.K. Choi comes a compulsively readable novel that shows young love in all its awkward glory - perfect for fans of Eleanor...
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Building the Titanic: The Making of a Doomed Ship

Sean McCollum · Capstone Pr Inc
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

The builders of the Titanic envisioned a ship more powerful and luxurious than anything the world had ever seen. Meet the wealthy investors, the talented engineers, and the hard working laborers who all played a role in building a floating palace that would soon end up on the ocean floor.
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The Last Olympian

Rick Riordan · Disney Hyperion Books for Children; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

All year the half-bloods have been preparing for battle against the Titans, knowing the odds of victory are grim. Kronos's army is stronger than ever, and with every god and half-blood he recruits, the evil Titan's power only grows. While the Olympians struggle to contain the rampaging...
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Sports Math

Rae Simons · Mason Crest, an Imprint of National Highlight
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

Discusses the mathematics involved in sports, including batting averages in baseball, the win-loss record in basketball, and scoring in tennis.
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The Twelve Days of Dash & Lily

Rachel Cohn · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 215
Format: Print book

A 2016 Zoella Book Club Pick!New York Times bestselling authors Rachel Cohn and David Levithan are back together with a life-affirming new holiday romance starring Dash and Lily of Dash & Lily's Book of Dares! Dash and Lily have had a tough year since readers watched the couple fall...
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Atlantis Lost

T A Barron · Philomel Books
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

Everyone has heard that the once-great island of Atlantis was destroyed . . . but who can tell you how it was created? The thrilling conclusion to the Atlantis trilogy by New York Times bestselling author T.A. Barron!The veil between the Spirit Realm and the mortal world has fallen, and the evil...
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The Young World

Chris Weitz · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 373
Format: Hardcover

"Chris Weitz has made a beautiful transition from writing and directing films to novels. The Young World is populated with characters you won't forget and a story as fresh and urgent as Divergent."--James Patterson, #1 NY Times bestselling author of Maximum Ride.
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Tash Hearts Tolstoy

Katie Ormsbee · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

After a shout-out from one of the Internet's superstar vloggers, Natasha "Tash" Zelenka suddenly finds herself and her obscure, amateur web series, Unhappy Families, thrust in the limelight: She's gone viral.Her show is a modern adaption of Anna Karenina--written by Tash's literary...
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Darkbeast Rebellion

Morgan Keyes · Margaret K. McElderry Books
Format: Hardcover

Betrayal threatens everything Keara dreams of in this fast-paced, exciting sequel to Darkbeast. Keara, her friend Goran, and the wily old actor, Taggart, are fleeing for their lives. They have all spared their darkbeasts, the creatures that take on their darker deeds and emotions and lift...
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The Ninja Librarians: The Accidental Keyhand

Jen Swann Downey · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 377
Format: Print book

Just a little story about your average sword-swinging, karate-chopping, crime-fighting ninja librarians. "[Downey] shows a rare gift for crafting scrambles so madcap that it's hard to turn the pages fast enough to keep up." -Kirkus Starred ReviewAn Overdue Library Book Can Change...
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Sleeping Angel

Greg Herren · Bold Strokes Books; First Edition edition
Format: Paperback

Eric Matthews survives a near-fatal accident only to find his whole life has changed.Eric Matthews wakes up in the hospital with no memory of how he wound up there—and soon learns that it’s vital that he remember. Apparently, he was in a car accident—and the body of classmate...
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Jacques Cousteau

Jim Ollhoff · ABDO & Daughters
Format: Print book

Brief biography of ocean explorer Jacques Cousteau.
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