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The Story of My Life: The Restored Classic, Complete and Unabridged, Centennial Edition

Helen Keller - W. W. Norton
Format: Print book

One of the "hundred most important books of the twentieth century" (New York Public Library) , finally published in complete form. The story of Helen Keller, the young girl who triumphed over deafness and blindness, has been indelibly marked into our cultural consciousness....
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Flamefall

Rosaria Munda - G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

After fleeing the revolution and settling into the craggy cliffs of New Pythos, the dragonlords are eager to punish their usurpers and reclaim their city. Their first order of business was destroying the Callipolan food supply. Now they're coming for the dragonriders.Annie is Callipolis's...
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Dear Evan Hansen: The Novel

VAL EMMICH - Poppy
Format: Hardcover

Dear Evan Hansen, Today's going to be an amazing day and here's why ... When a letter that was never meant to be seen by anyone draws high school senior Evan Hansen into a family's griefover the loss of their son, he is given the chance of a lifetime: to belong. He just has to stick to a lie he never...
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What Do You Stand For? For Teens: A Guide to Building Character

Barbara A Lewis - Free Spirit Publishing
Format: Paperback

Young people need guidance from caring adults to build strong, positive character traits - but they can also build their own. This book by the best-selling author of The Kid's Guide to Social Action invites children and teens to explore and practice honesty, kindness, empathy, integrity,...
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Trafficked

Kim Purcell - Viking Juvenile
Format: Hardcover

A gripping thriller, ripped from the headlines! Hannah believes she's being brought from Moldova to Los Angeles to become a nanny for a Russian family. But her American dream quickly spirals into a nightmare. The Platonovs force Hannah to work sixteen-hour days, won't let her leave...
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Captured! Bringing in 9-11 Planner Khalid Sheik Mohammed

Michael Burgan - Mason Crest
Format: Library Binding

Almost immediately after the terrorist attacks of September 11, 2001, the hunt began for the people behind them. Attention quickly moved to a shadowy figure who provided guidance, money, and inspiration. Special Forces and the CIA were tasked with tracking and capturing Khalid Sheikh Mohammed....
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Hunting by Stars

Cherie Dimaline - Amulet Books
Format: Hardcover

Years ago, when plagues and natural disasters killed millions of people, much of the world stopped dreaming. Without dreams, people are haunted, sick, mad, unable to rebuild. The government soon finds that the Indigenous people of North America have retained their dreams, an ability rumored...
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The Wide Starlight

Nicole Lesperance - Razorbill
Format: Hardcover

Never whistle at the Northern Lights, the legend goes, or they'll sweep down from the sky and carry you away.Sixteen-year-old Eline Davis knows it's true. She was there ten years ago, on a frozen fjord in Svalbard, Norway, the night her mother whistled at the lights and then vanished....
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Edgar Allan Poe

Aaron Frisch - Creative Education
Format: Hardcover

"An exploration of the life and work of 19th-century American writer Edgar Allan Poe, whose poetry is known for its lonely and macabre themes, songlike rhythms, and sense of longing"--
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Picture Us In The Light

Kelly Loy Gilbert - Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

"Picture me madly in love with this moving, tender, unapologetically honest book."-Becky Albertalli, #1 best-selling author of Simon Vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Six starred reviews! Read the critically acclaimed novel that everyone is raving about. Danny Cheng has always...
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