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Twelve Days in May: Freedom Ride 1961

LARRY DANE BRIMNER · Calkins Creek
Pages: 112
Format: Hardcover

On May 4, 1961, a group of thirteen black and white civil rights activists launched the Freedom Ride, aiming to challenge the practice of segregation on buses and at bus terminal facilities in the South. The Ride would last twelve days. Despite the fact that segregation on buses crossing...
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Surfing

Gale · Lucent Books
Format: Book

Books in this series explore the scientific principles behind some of the most popular team and individual sports basic physical science concepts are explained in an engaging and accessible manner In this new addition to the Science behind Sports series author Don Nardo examines the many...
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Mixed Bags

Melody Carlson · Zondervan; First Edition edition
Pages: 224
Format: Paperback

When her mom died DJ had to move in with her grandmother internationally famous xs fashion model Katherine Carter Now Mrs Carterxs opened a boarding home for young ladies and DJxwho would rather wear her basketball team uniform than haute couturexis just sure theyxll all be unbearable fashion...
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The Future of Us

Jay Asher · Razorbill; Reprint edition
Pages: 368
Format: Paperback

What if you could see how your life would unfold--just by clicking a button?It's 1996, and less than half of all American high school students have ever used the Internet. Emma just got her first computer and an America Online CD-ROM. Josh is her best friend. They power up and log on--and...
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Ice Kissed

Amanda Hocking · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

In the majestic halls of a crystal palace lies a secret that could destroy an entire kingdom ... Bryn Aven refuses to give up on her dream of serving the kingdom she loves. It's a dream that brings her to a whole new realm ... the glittering palace of the Skojare. The Skojare people...
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The Sky between You and Me

Catherine Alene · Sourcebooks Fire
Pages: 490
Format: Hardcover

An emotional and heart wrenching novel about grief and striving for perfection. Lighter. Leaner. Faster. Raesha will to do whatever it takes to win Nationals. For her, competing isn't just about the speed of her horse or the thrill of the win. It's about honoring her mother's memory and holding...
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Drama High: Second Chance

L. Divine · K-Teen/Dafina
Pages: 234
Format: Paperback

Back for another dose of high drama, Compton's sassiest, Jayd Jackson, is about to discover it really is a different world when she starts dating South Bay High's finest white boy... All Jayd Jackson wants is a drama-free year at South Bay High, a.k.a. Drama High. But it doesn't...
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Blood Will Tell: A Point Last Seen Mystery

April Henry · Square Fish
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

When a woman's body is found in a Portland park, suspicion falls on an awkward kid who lives only a few blocks away, a teen who collects knives, loves first-person shooter video games, and obsessively doodles violent scenes in his school notebooks. Nick Walker goes from being a member of Portland's...
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Golden

Melissa De La Cruz · Putnam Pub Group
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

The action-packed finale to the series Entertainment Weekly calls, "part epic fantasy and part social commentary . . . addictive."Recast the spell. Light the flame. Make the world anew. With the ruins of New Kandy still smoldering around them and Nat's bond to her beloved drakon...
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Blood Red Snow White: A Novel

Marcus Sedgwick · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 296
Format: Print book

There never was a story that was happy through and through.When writer Arthur Ransome leaves his unhappy marriage in England and moves to Russia to work as a journalist, he has little idea of the violent revolution about to erupt. Unwittingly, he finds himself at its center, tapped by the British...
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Women in Sports: 50 Fearless Athletes Who Played to Win

Rachel Ignotofsky · Ten Speed Press
Pages: 128
Format: Hardcover

Illustrated profiles of fifty pioneering female athletes, from the author of the New York Times bestseller Women in Science. Women for the win!A richly illustrated and inspiring book, Women in Sports highlightsthe achievements and stories of fifty notable women athletes from the1800s to today,...
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Dietary Supplements: Harmless, Helpful, or Hurtful?

Connie Goldsmith · Twenty-First Century Books (CT)
Pages: 96
Format: Library Binding

Are you looking for a healthy body? Quick weight loss with no dieting? Top athletic performance without breaking a sweat? Websites, infomercials, magazine ads, and celebrity tweets make an astonishing array of claims about the improvement to health and performance that will come from using...
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Embassy Row #1: All Fall Down

Ally Carter · Scholastic Press
Pages: 310
Format: Print book

Grace Blakely is absolutely certain of three things:1. She is not crazy.2. Her mother was murdered.3. Someday she is going to find the killer and make him pay.As certain as Grace is about these facts, nobody else believes her -- so there's no one she can completely trust. Not her grandfather,...
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