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Apple in the Middle

Dawn Quigley · North Dakota State University Press
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

Apple Starkington turned her back on her Native American heritage the moment she was called a racial slur for someone of white and Indian descent, not that she really even knew how to be an Indian in the first place. Too bad the white world doesn t accept her either. And so begins her quirky...
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Stranger Things Have Happened

Jeff Strand · Sourcebooks Fire
Pages: 304
Format: Paperback

"This book would be a good stepping stone for those readers who enjoy the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series."-School Library Connection

Jeff Strand's signature humor returns in this tale of magic, illusions, and self-discovery.

Harry Houdini. Penn and Teller. David...

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The Bunker Diary

Kevin Brooks · Carolrhoda Lab
Pages: 260
Format: Print book

This is the winner of the 2014 Cilip Carnegie Medal. Room meets Lord of the Flies, The Bunker Diary is award-winning, young adult writer Kevin Brooks' pulse-pounding exploration of what happens when your worst nightmare comes true - and how will you survive? I can't believe I fell for it. It was still...
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Stronger, Faster, and More Beautiful

Arwen Elys Dayton · Delacorte Press
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

"An alternately charming and horrifying exploration of what it means to be human and how far we'll go in pursuit of personal and societal 'perfection.' Dayton's newest is imagination at its best and most terrifying. I devoured this book." --Kiersten White, New York Times...
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The Bad Decisions Playlist

Michael Rubens · Clarion Books
Pages: 296
Format: Hardcover

Sixteen-year-old Austin is always messing up and then joking his way out of tough spots. The sudden appearance of his allegedly dead father, who happens to be the very-much-alive rock star Shane Tyler, stops him cold. Austin - a talented musician himself - is sucked into his newfound father's...
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The Spaces Between Us

Stacia Tolman · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

"A girl-centered Catcher in the Rye for the 21st century. " -- Kirkus Reviews, starred review

Two outcast best friends are desperate to survive senior year and break away from their dying factory town in Stacia Tolman's The Spaces Between Us, an unforgettable...

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Flame in the Mist

RENEE AHDIEH · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 392
Format: Hardcover

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Wrath and the Dawn, comes a sweeping, action-packed YA adventure set against the backdrop of Feudal Japan where Mulan meets Throne of Glass.

The daughter of a prominent samurai, Mariko has long known...
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The Heir

Kiera Cass · HarperTeen
Pages: 368
Format: Paperback

Kiera Cass's #1 New York Times bestselling Selection series has enchanted readers from the very first page. In this fourth romantic novel, follow Illéa's royal family into a whole new Selection - and find out what happens after happily ever after.Twenty years ago, America Singer...
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Breaking Free: True Stories of Girls Who Escaped Modern Slavery

Abby Sher · Barron's Educational Series
Format: Print book

Breaking Free: True Stories of Girls Who Escaped Modern Slavery, by award-winning author Abby Sher, explores the global issue of human sex trafficking from a survivor's point of view. It recounts the harrowing stories of three courageous women--Somaly Mam, Minh Dang, and Maria Suarez--who...
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Every Last Word

Tamara Ireland Stone · Hyperion, 2015.
Pages: 356
Format: Print book

New York Times Bestseller
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