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Jex Malone

C.L. Gaber · Merit Press
Format: Hardcover

A famous case. A missing girl. If they find her, will they be heroes? Or dead?Bored out of her mind during a summer with her police detective father in Las Vegas, Jessica (aka "Jex") Malone starts doing what she does best--snooping. When she meets three new friends who share her passion...
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The Star-touched Queen

Roshani Chokshi · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 342
Format: Print book

Fate and fortune. Power and passion. What does it take to be the queen of a kingdom when you're only seventeen?

Maya is cursed. With a horoscope that promises a marriage of Death and Destruction, she has earned only the scorn and fear of her father's kingdom. Content to follow...

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The V-Word: True Stories about First-Time Sex

Amber Keyser · Simon Pulse ; Hillsboro
Pages: 197
Format: Print book

An honest and poignant collection of essays by women about losing their virginity in their teens. The V-Word captures the complexity of this important life-decision and reflects diverse real-world experiences. Includes helpful resources for parents and teens.

Losing it. Popping...
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Love, Lucy

April Lindner · Little
Pages: 290
Format: Hardcover

While backpacking through Florence, Italy, during the summer before she heads off to college, Lucy Sommersworth finds herself falling in love with the culture, the architecture, the food...and Jesse Palladino, a handsome street musician. After a whirlwind romance, Lucy returns home, determined...
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Don't Get Caught

Kurt Dinan · Sourcebooks Fire
Pages: 331
Format: Print book

10:00 tonight at the water tower. Tell no one. -Chaos Club

When Max receives a mysterious invite from the untraceable, epic prank-pulling Chaos Club, he has to ask: why him? After all, he's Mr. 2.5 GPA, Mr. No Social Life. He's Just Max. And his favorite heist movies have taught...

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If I Was Your Girl

Meredith Russo · Flatiron Books
Pages: 280
Format: Print book

A big-hearted, groundbreaking novel about being seen for who you really are, and a love story you can't help but root for

Amanda Hardy is the new girl in school. Like anyone else, all she wants is to make friends and fit in. But Amanda is keeping a secret, and she's determined...

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The Secret Sky: A Novel of Forbidden Love in Afghanistan

Atia Abawi · Philomel Books
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

An eye-opening, heart-rending tale of love, honor and betrayal from veteran foreign news correspodent Atia Abawi Fatima is a Hazara girl, raised to be obedient and dutiful. Samiullah is a Pashtun boy raised to defend the traditions of his tribe. They were not meant to fall in love. But they...
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Living in a violent household

Laura La Bella · Rosen Publishing
Pages: 64
Format:  Print book : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats

Unfortunately, news headlines frequently present frightening accounts of women and girls who suffer at the hands of those who live right in their homes. Readers can expect a thoughtful overview of the different kinds of household abuse, whether it's at the hands of partners, parents, or siblings....
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Caela Carter · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Make It Or Break It, a novel about the road to Olympics for the world's most elite gymnasts.

Work harder than anyone.
Be the most talented.
Sacrifice everything.
And if you're lucky, maybe you will go to the Olympics.
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Eleanor Glewwe · Viking Juvenile
Format: Hardcover

In the city of Ashara, magicians rule all.Marah Levi is a promising violinist who excels at school and can read more languages than most librarians. Even so, she has little hope of a bright future: she is a sparker, a member of the oppressed lower class in a society run by magicians.Then...
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The World Beneath: A Novel

Janice Warman · Candlewick Press
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

At the height of South Africa's anti-apartheid struggle, a boy must face life decisions that test what he believes - and call for no turning back.

South Africa, 1976. Joshua lives with his mother in the maid's room, in the backyard of their wealthy white employers'...
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Rise of aurora west.

J T Petty · First Second Books
Pages: 150
Format: Print book

Aurora West, daughter of Arcopolis's last great hero, seeks to uncover the mystery of her mother's death, and to find her place in a world overrun with monsters and corruption.
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Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit

Jaye Robin Brown · HarperTeen
Pages: 419
Format: Print book

Joanna meets the perfect girl for her and must decide whether to break a promise that could change everything for her and her family or lose out on love in this charming young adult romance that's perfect for fans of Julie Murphy's Dumplin' and Becky Albertalli's Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens...

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Worlds of Ink and Shadow: A Novel of the Brontës

Lena Coakley · Amulet Books
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

Charlotte, Branwell, Emily, and Anne. The Bronte siblings find escape from their constrained lives via their rich imaginations. The glittering world of Verdopolis and the romantic and melancholy world of Gondal literally come to life under their pens, offering the sort of romance...
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Julie Kagawa · Harlequin Teen
Pages: 380
Format: Print book

When forced to choose between safety with the dragon organization Talon and being hunted forever as an outcast, Ember Hill chose to stand with Riley and his band of rogue dragons rather than become an assassin for Talon. She's lost any contact with her twin brother, Dante, a Talon devotee,...

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