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Graduation Day

Joelle Charbonneau · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

She wants to put an end to the TestingIn a scarred and brutal future, The United Commonwealth teeters on the brink of all-out civil war. The rebel resistance plots against a government that rules with cruelty and cunning. Gifted student and Testing survivor, Cia Vale, vows to fight. But she can't...
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Losers Take All

David Klass · Farrar Straus Giroux
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

In this table-turning novel about the thrill of defeat and the agony of victory, the new rule at Jack Logan's sports-crazy New Jersey high school is that all kids must play on a team. So Jack and a ragtag group of anti-athletic friends decide to get even. They are going to start a rebel...
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Complicit

Stephanie Kuehn · St. Martin's Press
Pages: 250
Format: Hardcover

A YALSA 2015 Best Fiction for Young Adults PickTwo years ago, fifteen-year-old Jamie Henry breathed a sigh of relief when a judge sentenced his older sister to juvenile detention for burning down their neighbor's fancy horse barn. The whole town did. Because Crazy Cate Henry used to be a nice...
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Storm

Amanda Sun · Harlequin Teen
Format: Print book

After almost a year in Japan, Katie Greene has finally unearthed the terrible secret behind her boyfriend Tomohiro's deadly ability to bring drawings to life - not only is he descended from Kami, the ancient Japanese gods, but he is the heir to a tragedy that occurred long ago, a tragedy...
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The Princess and the Foal

Stacy Gregg · Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA),
Pages: 263
Format: Print book

The inspiring novel about real life princess and equestrienne Haya of Jordan.Princess Haya loves her family more than anything--especially her mother who brings light and happiness into King Hussein's house. So when Queen Alia is killed in a tragic accident, Princess Haya is devastated....
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Why'd They Wear That?: Fashion as the Mirror of History

Sarah Albee · National Geographic Children's Books
Pages: 192
Format: Hardcover

Move over Project Runway. Get ready to chuckle your way through centuries of fashion dos and don'ts! In this humorous and approachable narrative, kids will learn about outrageous, politically-perilous, funky, disgusting, regrettable, and life-threatening creations people have worn throughout...
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Mirrored

Alex Flinn · Harper Teen
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

In #1 New York Times bestselling author Alex Flinn's modern and mysterious retelling of Snow White, beauty is in the eye of the beholder and true love doesn't necessarily mean Prince Charming.Celine's life is the stuff fairy tales are made of. She's beautiful, talented,...
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Secret

Brigid Kemmerer · Kteen
Pages: 328
Format: Paperback

(Book 4 in the Elemental Series) Nowhere is safe. Not even home...Nick Merrick is stretched to the breaking point.Keep his grades sky-high or he'll never escape his hometown.Keep his brother's business going or the Merricks will be out on the street.Keep the secret...
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The Scorpion Rules

Erin Bow · Margaret K. McElderry Books
Pages: 374
Format: Print book

The children of world leaders are held hostage in an attempt to keep the peace in this "slyly humorous, starkly thought-provoking" (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) novel.Greta is a Duchess and a Crown Princess. She is also a Child of Peace, a hostage held by the de facto ruler...
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Women Heroes of the American Revolution: 20 Stories of Espionage, Sabotage, Defiance, and Rescue

Susan Casey · Chicago Review Press
Format: Hardcover

A commemoration of the brave yet largely forgotten women who served in America's War of Independence Every schoolchild knows about Paul Revere's 20-mile ride to warn that the British were coming. Far fewer know that 16-year-old Sybil Ludington rode twice as far on her horse...
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The Dark World (A Dark World Novel)

Sara Wolf · Harlequin Teen
Format: Kindle Edition

From the Publisher"The Dark World has it all: a chilling tale of demons and their slayers, a smart and feisty heroine, and an irresistible love story. You won't be able to put it down!" -Aimee Agresti, author of Illuminate "A sweet romance with a quick sense of humor...
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My Life with the Walter Boys

Ali Novak · Sourcebooks Fire
Format: Book

From a fresh new voice on the contemporary YA scene, My Life with the Walter Boys centers on the prim, proper, and always perfect Jackie Howard. When her world is turned upside down by tragedy, Jackie must learn to cut loose and be part of a family again. Jackie does not like surprises....
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Dear Killer

Katherine Ewell · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 359
Format: Print book

Full of "can't look away" moments, Dear Killer is a psychological thriller perfect for fans of gritty realistic fiction such as Dan Wells's I Am Not a Serial Killer and Jay Asher's Thirteen Reasons Why, as well as television's Dexter. Rule One - Nothing is right, nothing is wrong....
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Scientific Research

Sylvia Engdahl · Greenhaven Press
Format: Hardcover

Discusses issues that have bearing on how scientists work and whether problems not related to the work itself will get in the way of scientists' successs in gaining new knowledge.
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Corporate Social Responsibility

Gale · Greenhaven Press
Format: Paperback

For over 25 years, the Greenhaven Press Opposing Viewpoints Series has developed and set the standard for current-issue studies. With more than 90 volumes covering nearly every controversial contemporary topic, Opposing Viewpoints is the leading source for libraries and classrooms in need...
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Colombia

Nel Yomtov · Children's Press(CT)
Pages: 144
Format: Library Binding

Take a trip around the world with the latest entries in the Enchantment of the World series! Readers are transported to distant lands with the fascinating text and attention-grabbing photos in these books. Each country's culture, history, and geography are explored in detail, allowing...
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Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy

Cassandra Clare · Margaret Mcelderry Bks
Pages: 672
Format: Print book

The New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling collection of short stories chronicling the adventures of Simon Lewis as he trains to become a Shadowhunter is now available in print for the first time with ten brand-new comic illustrations!Simon Lewis has been a human and a vampire, and now he is becoming...
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Once Again: Snow; Beauty Sleep

Liz Braswell · Simon Pulse, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division
Pages: 456
Format: Print book

Two beloved and timeless tales - Snow White and Sleeping Beauty - find new life in these magical and imaginative retellings filled with romance and adventure.Snow After the tragic death of her mother, Jessica's father finds love again. But as Jessica grows into a beautiful young woman,...
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Relentless

Tera Lynn Childs · Sourcebooks Fire
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Revenge is easy, but justice is worth fighting for...Kenna is tired of being lied to-and hunted by the very allies she once trusted. Unearthing the dark secrets of the superhero world has not only endangered her life, now her boyfriend faces execution for crimes he didn't commit and her mother...
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Eyes Wide Open

Ted Dekker · Worthy Publishing
Format: Book

First in the newest series from Ted Dekker, master of suspense, whose books have sold 9 million copies. Humming with intensity, Eyes Wide Open is a raw adrenaline rush from first page to last. My name is Christy Snow. I'm seventeen and I'm about to die. I'm buried in a coffin...
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Far From You

Tess Sharpe · Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

This beautifully realized debut delves into the emotions of a girl recovering from drug addiction and grief, all wrapped up in a solid mystery. -Kirkus Reviews starred review Sharpe creates a lacerating picture of grief and regret. ...The murder mystery is compelling, and its resolution...
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Divided We Fall

Trent Reedy · Scholastic
Pages: 374
Format: Hardcover

Danny Wright never thought he'd be the man to bring down the United States of America. In fact, he enlisted in the Idaho National Guard because he wanted to serve his country the way his father did. When the Guard is called up on the governor's orders to police a protest in Boise, it seems...
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The Last Apprentice: Fury of the Seventh Son

Joseph Delaney · HarperCollins Publishers
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

The thirteenth - and final - book in the internationally bestselling fantasy adventure series that inspired the forthcoming major motion picture Seventh Son. Finally, Tom Ward, the spook's last apprentice, will confront the Fiend for the last time. A stunning conclusion to the acclaimed...
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Michael Vey 6

Richard Paul Evans · Simon Pulse/Mercury Ink
Pages: 328
Format: Print book

Michael and his friends try to recruit Hatch's Electric Youth to their side as the thrilling action continues in this electrifying sixth installment of the New York Times bestselling series!
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Monument 14: Savage Drift

Emmy Laybourne · Feiwel and Friends, 2014.
Pages: 309
Format: Print book

In Monument 14: Savage Drift, the stunningly fierce conclusion to the Monument 14 trilogy, author Emmy Laybourne ups the stakes even higher for a group of kids who have continually survived the unthinkable. Can they do so one last time?
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Mighty Jack

Ben Hatke · First Second
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

Jack might be the only kid in the world who's dreading summer. But he's got a good reason: summer is when his single mom takes a second job and leaves him at home to watch his autistic kid sister, Maddy. It's a lot of responsibility, and it's boring, too, because Maddy doesn't talk. Ever....
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Railhead

Philip Reeve · Switch Press
Pages: 333
Format: Hardcover

The Great Network is an ancient web of routes and gates, where sentient trains can take you anywhere in the galaxy in the blink of an eye. Zen Starling is a nobody. A petty thief from the filthy streets of Thunder City who aimlessly rides the rails of the Network. So when the mysterious...
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The Thickety: A Path Begins

J. A. White · Harpercollins Childrens Books
Pages: 488
Format: Hardcover

The Thickety: A Path Begins is a spellbinding tale about a girl, the Thickety, and the power of magic. Fans of Neil Gaiman will love this thrilling new world.When Kara Westfall was five years old, her mother was convicted of the worst of all crimes: witchcraft. Years later, Kara and her little...
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Shattered

Mari Mancusi · Sourcebooks Fire
Pages: 392
Format: Hardcover

A girl at the end of the world. Two brothers fighting for opposite sides. And a dragon who can save them all...Or set the world on fire.Trinity's world changed forever the day she stole Emmy's egg. Now she's on the run with the last living dragon and twin brothers from a war-torn...
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New Hampshire

Deborah Kent · Childrens Pr; Revised edition
Format: Book

The third series of America the Beautiful is back in a revised edition. The books in this series are bursting with fascinating facts, updated statistics, and brand-new full-color photographs. America the Beautifuls dynamic design and editorial approach to the geography, history, people,...
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Gemini

Sonya Mukherjee · Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Print book

In a small town, as high school graduation approaches, two conjoined sisters must weigh the importance of their dreams as individuals against the risk inherent in the surgery that has the potential to separate them forever.
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John Green

Christine Poolos · Rosen Young Adult; Nov edition
Format: Book

Fans of Green's novels get an insider's look at the path he took to becoming a best-selling author and Internet sensation. This captivating resource follows Green from his youth and introduces readers to the teachers and school that served as inspiration for one of his best-loved novels....
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Eden West

Pete Hautman · Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

Tackling faith, doubt, and transformation, National Book Award winner Pete Hautman explores a boy's unraveling allegiance to an insular cult.Twelve square miles of paradise, surrounded by an eight-foot-high chain-link fence: this is Nodd, the land of the Grace. It is all seventeen-year-old...
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The Art of the Possible: An Everyday Guide to Politics

Edward Keenan · Owlkids
Pages: 64
Format: Hardcover

We all know what a politician looks like, right? They're old people who wear suits and make long, boring speeches full of indecipherable words. Not so fast! As The Art of the Possible explains, everyone is a politician - even young people who aren't yet eligible to vote. We all have...
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Yellowstone National Park

Nate Frisch · Creative Paperbacks
Format: Book

"An exploration of Yellowstone National Park, including how volcanoes helped form its landscape, its history of preservation, and tourist attractions such as the geyser called Old Faithful"--Provided by publisher.
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The League of Seven

Alan Gratz · Starscape; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

The League of Seven is the first book in an action-packed, steampunk series by the acclaimed author of Samurai Shortstop, Alan Gratz. In an alternate 1875 America electricity is forbidden, Native Americans and Yankees are united, and eldritch evil lurks in the shadows. Young Archie Dent...
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Rookie Yearbook Two

Tavi Gevinson · Razorbill
Format: Print book

Rookiemag.com is a website created by and for young women to make the best of the beauty, pain and awkwardness of being a teenager. When it becomes tough to appreciate such things, we have good plain fun and visual pleasure. When you're sick of having to be happy all the time, we have...
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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 Alex Crow

Andrew Smith · Dutton Books for Young Readers
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"Andrew Smith is the Kurt Vonnegut of YA . . . [Smith's novels] are the freshest, richest, and weirdest books to hit the YA world in years." - Entertainment Weekly Skillfully blending multiple story strands that transcend time and place, award-winning Grasshopper Jungle author...
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Glory O'Brien's History of the Future

A S King · Little
Pages: 306
Format: Hardcover

In this masterpiece about freedom, feminism, and destiny, Printz Honor author A.S. King tells the epic story of a girl coping with devastating loss at long last--a girl who has no idea that the future needs her, and that the present needs her even more.
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Before Tomorrowland

Jeff Jensen · Disney Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Based on the spellbinding world of the Walt Disney Studios film, Tomorrowland, this original prequel novel features a 20-page comic book and unlocks a place of unfathomable science and technology and the famous people behind it.
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Great Smoky Mountains National Park

Nate Frisch · Creative Education
Pages: 48
Format: Hardcover

From School Library Journal Gr 4-7-This series delivers the next best thing to traveling to the national parks in person. Informative and visually stunning, each title provides a level of access report writers will appreciate. Features covered include each park's history,...
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Illusive

Emily Lloyd-Jones · Little, Brown and Company, 2014.
Pages: 406
Format: Hardcover

The X-Men meets Ocean's Eleven in this edge-of-your-seat sci-fi adventure about a band of "super" criminals.
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Doping

Greenaven Press · Greenhaven Press
Format: Print book

Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications.; This title explores doping, including:...
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Lola Carlyle's 12-Step Romance

Danielle Younge-Ullman · Entangled: Teen
Format: Print book

Lola Carlyle is lonely, out of sorts, and in for a boring summer. So when her best friend, Sydney, calls to rave about her stay at a posh Malibu rehab and reveals that the love of Lolas life, Wade Miller, is being admitted, she knows what she has to do. Never mind that her worst addiction...
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Stitching Snow

R.C. Lewis · Hyperion
Pages: 328
Format: Print book

Princess Snow is missing.Her home planet is filled with violence and corruption at the hands of King Matthias and his wife as they attempt to punish her captors. The king will stop at nothing to get his beloved daughter back-but that's assuming she wants to return at all.Essie has grown...
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Faceless

Alyssa Sheinmel · Scholastic Press
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

While on a run one day, Maise gets into a terrible accident. A hot-burning electrical fire consumes her, destroying her face. Where her nose, cheeks, and chin used to be, now there is . . . nothing. She is lucky enough to qualify for a face transplant. But with someone else's features...
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Enchanted Air: Two Cultures, Two Wings: A Memoir

Margarita Engle · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

In this poetic memoir, which won the Pura Belpré Author Award, acclaimed author Margarita Engle tells of growing up as a child of two cultures during the Cold War.Margarita is a girl from two worlds. Her heart lies in Cuba, her mother's tropical island country, a place so lush with vibrant...
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Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans

Don Brown · HMH Books for Young Readers
Pages: 96
Format: Hardcover

Kirkus' Best of 2015 list School Library Journal Best of 2015 Publishers Weekly's Best of 2015 list Horn Book Fanfare Book BOOKLIST Editor's Choice On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina's monstrous winds and surging water overwhelmed the protective levees around low-lying New Orleans,...
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A Little Something Different

Sandy Hall · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 243
Format: Paperback

The distinctive new crowdsourced publishing imprint Swoon Reads proudly presents its first published novel--an irresistibly sweet romance between two college students told from 14 different viewpoints.The creative writing teacher, the delivery guy, the local Starbucks baristas, his best...
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Dime

E. R. Frank · Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: 315
Format: Print book

The realities of teen prostitution are revealed in this eye-opening, heartbreaking story from the author of America, which BOOKLIST called "a piercing, unforgettable novel" and Kirkus Reviews deemed "a work of sublime humanity."As a teen girl in Newark, New Jersey,...
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Let's Play!: Awesome Activities Every Babysitter Needs to Know

Melissa Higgins · Capstone Press
Format: Book

You have an all day babysitting job. How will you keep the kids entertained? Look no further. This book will help you gather ideas for safe and fun activities to keep children of all ages happy. Whether its a game, craft, or story, discover exciting ideas that will keep the kids and you from...
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I Crawl Through It

A S King · Little, Brown and Company, 2015.
Pages: 319
Format: Print book

Four teenagers are on the verge of exploding. The anxieties they face at every turn have nearly pushed them to the point of surrender: senseless high-stakes testing, the lingering damage of past trauma, the buried grief and guilt of tragic loss. They are desperate to cope, but no one is listening....
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Robotic Technology

Louise I Gerdes · Greenhaven Press, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning,
Pages: 198
Format: Print book

Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications.; This title explores various issues related...
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Who's Who of Pro Baseball: A Guide to the Games Greatest Players

Matt Chandler · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

Who's the greatest hitter in the game? Who's the craftiest pitcher? Who slugs the most home runs, makes the most dynamic catches, steals the hearts of fans? By way of super stats, fascinating facts, and vibrant Sports Illustrated photos, discover baseball's best of the best,...
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Midwinterblood

Marcus Sedgwick · Square Fish
Format: Print book

Seven stories of passion and love separated by centuries but mysteriously intertwined--this is a tale of horror and beauty, tenderness and sacrifice. An archaeologist who unearths a mysterious artifact, an airman who finds himself far from home, a painter, a ghost, a vampire, and a Viking...
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Trouble Makes a Comeback

Stephanie Tromly · Kathy Dawson Books
Pages: 304
Format: Print book

An utterly satisfying sequel packed with razor-sharp dialogue, a love triangle you didn't see coming, and the most charismatic dynamic duo you ever met.Now that the infuriating and irresistible Philip Digby has left town for a lead on his sister who disappeared years ago, Zoe Webster is looking...
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Vermont

Ann Heinrichs · Childrens Pr; Revised edition
Format: Book

The third series of America the Beautiful is back in a revised edition. The books in this series are bursting with fascinating facts, updated statistics, and brand-new full-color photographs. America the Beautiful's dynamic design and editorial approach to the geography, history, people,...
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Afghanistan

Sharifah Enayat Ali · Cavendish Square Publishing
Pages: 144
Format: Library Binding

Book by Ali, Sharifah Enayat, Elias, Josie
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Ash & Bramble

Sarah Prineas · HarperTeen
Pages: 464
Format: Print book

The tale of Cinderella has been retold countless times. But what you know is not the true story. Sarah Prineas's bold fairy-tale retelling is a dark and captivating world where swords are more fitting than slippers, young shoemakers are just as striking as princes, and a heroine is more...
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Library of Souls: The Third Novel of Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children

Ransom Riggs · Quirk Books
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

The movie adaptation of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children is in theaters September 2016.The New York Times #1 best selling series A boy with extraordinary powers. An army of deadly monsters. An epic battle for the future of peculiardom. The adventure that began with Miss Peregrine's...
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Australia and Southeast Asia

Tim Harris · Brown Bear Books
Format: Print book

"Describes various animals in Australia and Southeast Asia that are endangered and at risk of becoming extinct. Data Sheet sidebars and maps accompany the text"--
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Hello, Goodbye, and Everything in Between

Jennifer E Smith · Little
Pages: 248
Format: Print book

On the night before they leave for college, Clare and Aidan only have one thing left to do: figure out whether they should stay together or break up. Over the course of twelve hours, they retrace the steps of their relationship, trying to find something in their past that might help them...
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Guts & Glory: World War II

Ben Thompson · Little
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

Devastating surprise attacks, epic victories, unstoppable armies, and tough-as-nails men and women from the greatest war in human history.From massive aerial battles that clouded the skies with planes to deathly secret operations deep behind enemy lines, the events of World War II are some...
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Minecraft Modding For Kids For Dummies

Sarah Guthals · For Dummies
Pages: 320
Format: Paperback

Join more than 100 million players in the online world of Minecraft Are you a Minecraft fanatic looking to mod your games? Hours of fun await! Minecraft Modding For Kids For Dummies teaches you how to mod in easy-to-do parts. Offering loads of helpful explanations and cool projects along...
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Juniors

Kaui Hart Hemmings · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 314
Format: Print book

Lea Lane has lived in between all her life.Part Hawaiian, part Mainlander. Perpetual new girl at school. Hanging in the shadow of her actress mother's spotlight. And now: new resident of the prominent West family's guest cottage.Bracing herself for the embarrassment of being her classmates'...
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The Forever Song

Julie Kagawa · Harlequin Teen

VENGEANCE WILL BE HERSnbspAllison Sekemoto once struggled with the question human or monsternbspWith the death of her love Zeke she has her answer nbspMONSTERnbspAllie will embrace her cold vampire side to hunt down and end Sarren the psychopathic vampire who murdered Zeke But the trail...
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A Faerie's Curse

Rachel Morgan · Rachel Morgan
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

A witch's curse. A world-ending prophecy. A daring rescue mission.On the run from the Guild of Guardians, Calla Larkenwood and her team of fellow outlaws plan a daring rescue operation into the Seelie Court itself. As if that isn't enough to keep them busy, the power-hungry Princess...
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The Women in the Walls

Amy Lukavics · Harlequin Teen
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Lucy Acosta's mother died when she was three. Growing up in a Victorian mansion in the middle of the woods with her cold, distant father, she explored the dark hallways of the estate with her cousin, Margaret. They're inseparable - a family. When her aunt Penelope, the only mother she's...
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City of Spies

Nina Berry · Harlequin Teen
Pages: 448
Format: Print book

Celebrating her escape from East Germany and the success of her new film, teen starlet Pagan Jones returns to Hollywood to reclaim her place among the rich and the famous. She's thrilled to be back, but memories of her time in Berlin - and elusively handsome secret agent Devin Black...
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Teen Frankenstein: High School Horror

Chandler Baker · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 368
Format: Print book

High school meets classic horror in Teen Frankenstein, Chandler Baker's modern reimagining of Mary Shelley's gothic novel.It was a dark and stormy night when Tor Frankenstein accidentally hits someone with her car. And kills him. But, all is not lost -- Tor, being the scientific genius...
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National Geographic Kids Mission: Panda Rescue: All About Pandas and How to Save Them

Kitson Jazynka · National Geographic Kids
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

The mission of this book is to get up close to giant pandas to learn all about their lives, the challenges they face, and what can be done to help save them. Discover a true story about a panda in the wild, amazing adventure stories from real-life explorers in the field, and hands-on rescue...
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Break Me Like a Promise: Once Upon a Crime Family

Tiffany Schmidt · Bloomsbury Children's Books
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

All Magnolia Vickers ever wanted was to follow in her father's path and head up the Family business. And, once upon a time, she and Carter Landlow were going to do it together. But new legislation is about to destroy the Family's operations in the black-market organ trade, and Carter, her love,...
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Say What You Will

Cammie McGovern · Harperteen
Pages: 343
Format: Hardcover

John Green's The Fault in Our Stars meets Rainbow Rowell's Eleanor & Park in this beautifully written, incredibly honest, and emotionally poignant novel. Cammie McGovern's insightful young adult debut is a heartfelt and heartbreaking story about how we can all feel lost...
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Of Neptune

Anna Banks · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 330
Format: Hardcover

Emma, who is half human and half Syrena, and her Syrena love Galen, need time together. Alone. Away from the kingdoms of Poseidon and Triton. Emma's grandfather, the Poseidon king, suggests the two visit a small town called Neptune.Neptune is home to both Syrena and Half Breeds alike....
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Sleep No More

Aprilynne Pike · HarperCollins Publishers Limited
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

The blockbuster film Inception meets Lisa McMann's Wake trilogy in this dark paranormal thriller from #1 New York Times bestselling author Aprilynne Pike. This supernatural young adult novel is perfect for fans of Kelley Armstrong, Alyson Noël, Richelle Mead, and Kimberly Derting.Charlotte...
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See Jane Run

Hannah Jayne · Sourcebooks Fire
Pages: 272
Format: Paperback

I know who you are. When Riley first gets the postcard tucked into her bag, she thinks it's a joke. Then she finds a birth certificate for a girl named Jane Elizabeth O'Leary hidden inside her baby book. Riley's parents have always been pretty overprotective....
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First & Then

Emma Mills · Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 267
Format: Print book

Recommended in John Green's Book Giving Guide for the Holidays 2015Devon Tennyson wouldn't change a thing. She's happy silently crushing on best friend Cas, and blissfully ignoring the future after high school. But the universe has other plans. It delivers Devon's cousin Foster, an unrepentant...
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Wild Rover No More: Being the Last Recorded Account of the Life & Times of Jacky Faber

L. A. Meyer · Harcourt Brace and Company
Pages: 355
Format: Hardcover

Jacky Faber is framed as passing confidential U.S. information to the British. Forced to flee Boston, she goes undercover as a governess for a prominent Puritan family. When outed by a nosy postmaster, she deserts the respectability of her position, dons a leotard and slippers, and poses...
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The Asylum Novellas: The Scarlets, The Bone Artists, The Warden

Madeleine Roux · Harpercollins Childrens B, 2016.
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

Three chilling novellas set in the world of the New York Times bestselling novel Asylum, which Publishers Weekly called "a strong YA debut." For the first time, these three terrifying stories will appear together with new found photographs perfect for new readers or diehard series...
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Blue Sea Burning

Geoff Rodkey · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 384
Format: Book

"This is a rip-roaring debut ... I highly recommend you grab a copy ... The best way I can describe it is Lemony Snicket meets Pirates of the Caribbean, with a sprinkling of Tom Sawyer for good measure." - RICK RIORDAN, New York Times bestselling author of the Percy Jackson...
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Unsolved Mysteries of Nature

Heather L. Montgomery · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Library Binding

How can massive stones slide across the desert untouched? Can lightning really bounce like a ball? Why was it raining fish in Europe in 2004? Nature holds some of our world's strangest mysteries. Some of the best minds on the planet have tried to explain these unsolved phenomena. With...
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Dogs

S. L. Hamilton · Abdo Publishing Company
Pages: 32
Format: Hardcover

From School Library Journal Gr 3-5-This set surveys potential pets, offering overviews of their attributes rather than specific care instruction. Size, lifespan, and diet are covered, usually in general terms to encompass multiple species. The focus of each book varies...
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The Aging Population

Margaret Haerens · Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning
Pages: 252
Format: Hardcover

Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique pro/con format; the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications.; Opposing Viewpoints: Aging Population...
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Until Friday Night

Abbi Glines · Simon Pulse,
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

The first novel in a brand-new series - from New York Times and USA TODAY bestselling author Abbi Glines - about a small Southern town filled with cute boys in pickup trucks, Friday night football games, and crazy parties that stir up some major drama.To everyone who knows him, West Ashby...
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This Shattered World: A Starbound Novel

Amie Kaufman · New York
Pages: 390
Format: Print book

Jubilee Chase and Flynn Cormac should never have met. Lee is captain of the forces sent to Avon to crush the terraformed planet's rebellious colonists, but she has her own reasons for hating the insurgents. Rebellion is in Flynn's blood. His sister died in the original uprising against...
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The Darkest Hour

Caroline Tung Richmond · Scholastic Press
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

My name is Lucie Blaise.I am sixteen years old.I have many aliases, but I am none of the girls you see.What I am is the newest recruit of Covert Ops.And we are here to take down Hitler. After the Nazis killed my brother on the North African front, I volunteered at the Office of Strategic...
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Virtual Reality

Susan Henneberg · Greenhaven Publishing
Pages: 200
Format: Print book

Virtual reality might seem like the stuff of science fiction, but it has been in use in various forms since the 1950s. The technology is being developed for use in education, professional and military training, therapy, entertainment, and design. But is a simulated world a better world?...
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The Vanishing Throne: Book Two of the Falconer Trilogy

Elizabeth May · Chronicle Books
Pages: 458
Format: Print book

The second book in the Falconer trilogy is packed with surprises and suspense. Aileana Kameron, the Falconer, disappeared through the portal that she was trying to close forever. Now she wakes up in the fae world, trapped and tortured by the evil Lonnrach. With the help of an unexpected...
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Gabi, a Girl in Pieces

Isabel Quintero · Cinco Puntos Pr
Pages: 284
Format: Print book

Named to Kirkus Reviews Best Books of 2014Named to School Library Journal Best Books of 2014Gabi Hernandez chronicles her last year in high school in her diary: college applications, Cindy's pregnancy, Sebastian's coming out, the cute boys, her father's meth habit, and the food she craves....
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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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Big Fat Disaster

Beth Fehlbaum · Merit Press; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Insecure, shy, and way overweight, Colby hates the limelight as much as her pageant-pretty mom and sisters love it. It's her life: Dad's a superstar, running for office on a family values platform. Then suddenly, he ditches his marriage for a younger woman and gets caught stealing...
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The Outliers

Kimberly McCreight · HarperCollins
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

From the New York Times bestselling author of Reconstructing Amelia comes a fast-paced teen series where one girl learns that in a world of intrigue, betrayal, and deeply buried secrets, it is vital to trust your instincts.It all starts with a text: Please, Wylie, I need your help. Wylie...
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Sacrifice

Brigid Kemmerer · K-Teen
Format: Book

"Kemmerer will melt your heart and blow your mind." --#1 New York Times bestselling author Jennifer L. ArmentroutOne misstep and they lose it all. For the last time.Michael Merrick is used to pressure. He's the only parent his three brothers have had for years. His power to control...
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Deceptive

Emily Lloyd-Jones · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 432
Format: Hardcover

You don't belong with us. These are the words that echo through the minds of all immune Americans-those suffering the so-called adverse effects of an experimental vaccine, including perfect recall, telepathy, precognition, levitation, mind control, and the ability to change one's...
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Wildlife

Fiona Wood · Poppy/Little
Pages: 385
Format: Print book

During a semester in the wilderness, sixteen year- old Sib expects the tough outdoor education program and the horrors of dorm life, but friendship drama and love that gets complicated? That will take some navigating.
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Still Waters

Ash Parsons · Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguins Group (USA)
Pages: 311
Format: Print book

A gritty, powerful debut that evokes The Outsiders. You won't be able to look away. High school senior Jason knows how to take a punch. Living with an abusive father will teach a kid that. But he's also learned how to hit back, earning a reputation at school that ensures no one will mess...
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Adventurers Wanted, Book 5: The Axe of Sundering

M. L. Forman · Shadow Mountain
Format: Hardcover

Whalen Vankin is the worlds greatest wizard, and he has only ever personally trained two other wizards. One is Alexander Taylor, a young man who has earned a reputation as a brave adventurer, a warrior, and man of honor. The other is Jabez, Vankin's nephew and a man whose choices have led him down...
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Royce Rolls

Margaret Stohl · Freeform
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Sixteen-year-old Bentley Royce seems to have it all: an actual Bentley, tuition to a fancy private school, lavish vacations, and everything else that comes along with being an LA starlet. But after five seasons on her family's reality show, Rolling with the Royces, and a lifetime of dealing...
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17 First Kisses

Rachael Allen · HarperTeen
Format: Paperback

In this incandescent page-turner, sixteen-year-old Claire learns the unfortunate truth that sometimes a girl has to kiss a lot of frogs. . . . Brilliantly capturing the complexities of friendship, the struggles of self-discovery, and the difficulties of trying to find love in high school,...
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West Highlands, Scotties, and Other Terriers

Tammy Gagne · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Jack Russell Terriers can jump five times their own height. Welsh Terriers barely shed. Learn all about the characteristics of terrier dog breeds and much more! Packed with amazing photographs and fun facts, dog owners and fans will get an in-depth look at these intelligent canines.
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Anna and the Swallow Man

Gavriel Savit · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

A New York Times Bestseller A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the Year A Shelf Awareness Best Book of the YearA Bulletin Blue Ribbon Book Winner of the Indies Choice Book Award Winner of the Sydney Taylor Book Award "Exquisite." - The Wall Street...
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Bullied Kids Speak Out: We Survived--How You Can Too

Jodee Blanco · Adams Media
Format: Book

Collects personal accounts from teenagers who have been bullied and describes how each person found the courage to stand up to their bullies and reclaim their lives.
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Totally Cool Nails: 50 Fun and Easy Nail Art Designs for Kids

Catherine Rodgers · AdamsMedia
Pages: 143
Format: Paperback

Say hello to fabulous nail art designs you can create!It's time to get your nails noticed! Catherine Rodgers, the creator of the popular nail art YouTube Channel Totally Cool Nails, shows you how to paint one-of-a-kind nail art designs right in your own home. With her guidance and helpful...
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Unusual and Awesome Jobs Using Technology: Roller Coaster Designer, Space Robotics Engineer, and More

Linda LeBoutillier · Capstone Press
Format:  Print book : Juvenile audience : English

Fascinating facts, figures, and pictures highlight informative text about some of the most interesting and extreme jobs that use technology. Young readers will learn what kind of training it takes to be a roller coaster designer, how much money a space robotics engineer makes, and what...
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Outside In

Sarah Ellis · Groundwood Books, House of Anansi Press, 2014.
Pages: 206
Format: Print book

Lynn's life is full - choir practice, school, shopping for the perfect jeans, and dealing with her free-spirited mother. Then one day her life is saved by a mysterious girl named Blossom, who introduces Lynn to her own world and family - both more bizarre, yet somehow more sane, than...
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Goldfish: A Novel

Nat Luurtsema · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 240
Format: Print book

I am Lou Brown:Social outcast, precocious failure, 5'10" and still growing. I was on the fast track to the Olympic superstardom. Now, I'm training boys too cool to talk to me. In a sport I just made up. In a fish tank.My life has quickly become very weird. Nat Luurtsema's YA debut...
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Journalism

Gale · Greenhaven Press
Format: Paperback

Each title in the highly acclaimed Opposing Viewpoints series explores a specific issue by placing expert opinions in a unique procon format the viewpoints are selected from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find publications. This volume of Oppposing Viewpoints discusses...
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This Star Won't Go Out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl

Esther Earl · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 431
Format: Book

New York Times Bestseller! "This moving read will have you reaching for the tissues and smiling with delight ... .Stunningly alive on the page, Esther shows that sometimes the true meaning of life - helping and loving others - can be found even when bravely facing death." -People...
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Recreated

Colleen Houck · Delacorte Press
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

From Colleen Houck, New York Times bestselling author of The Tiger's Curse, comes Recreated, the second book in the epic Egyptian-inspired Reawakened series, in which a seventeen-year-old must literally go to hell to save the love of her life. Lily Young thought traveling across the globe...
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Push

Eve Silver · Katherine Tegen Books
Format: Hardcover

Thrilling action, addictive romance—a mind-bending rush of a read!— Pittacus Lore, author of the New York Times bestselling I Am Number Four series.Fans of The 5th Wave will devour Push, the riveting second installment in Eve Silvers the Game trilogy about teens pulled in and out of an alternate...
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Minnesota

Ann Heinrichs · Childrens Pr; Revised edition
Format: Book

The third series of America the Beautiful is back in a revised edition. The books in this series are bursting with fascinating facts, updated statistics, and brand-new full-color photographs. America the Beautiful's dynamic design and editorial approach to the geography, history, people,...
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Beyonce: A Biography of a Legendary Singer

Michael Schuman · Enslow Publishers, Inc.,
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Perform the national anthem at President Barack Obama's inauguration ceremony. Wow the crowd with a spectacular Super Bowl halftime show. Win a Grammy. When you are legendary singer and performer Beyoncé Knowles, this is just a regular month's work. Beyoncé went from a child singer...
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The Dark World

Cara Lynn Shultz · Harlequin Teen
Format: Hardcover

Paige Kelly is used to weirdin fact, she probably corners the market on weird, considering that her best friend, Dottie, has been dead since the 1950s. But when a fire demon attacks Paige in detention, she has to admit that things have gotten out of her league. Luckily, the cute new boy in school,...
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This Land Is Our Land: A History of American Immigration

Linda Barrett Osborne · Harry N. Abrams
Pages: 166
Format: Hardcover

A 2017 YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction finalist! American attitudes toward immigrants are paradoxical. On the one hand, we see our country as a haven for the poor and oppressed; anyone, no matter his or her background, can find freedom here and achieve the "American Dream." On the other...
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Circle of Stones

Catherine Fisher · Dial Books; Reprint edition
Format: Hardcover

Three interwoven, spine-tingling historical thrillers from the New York Times bestselling author of Incarceron. Suspense, mysticism, and history encircle three separate but related narratives in this fantasy novel. Today, Sulis, a teenage girl with a mysterious past, arrives in Bath...
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No Peanuts, No Problem!: Easy and Delicious Nut-Free Recipes for Kids With Allergies

Katrina Jorgensen · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

Can't consume tree nuts or peanuts? Check out these reaction-free recipes! Terrifically peanut and tree nut-free recipes from breakfast to dessert and everything inbetween. Discover delicious food you can make and eat with a peanut and tree-nut allergy
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Queen

Aimée Carter · Harlequin Teen
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

PAWN ... CAPTIVE ... QUEEN? Kitty Doe is a Blackcoat rebel and a former captive with a deadly connection to the most powerful and dangerous man in the country, Prime Minister Daxton Hart. Forced to masquerade as Daxton's niece, Lila Hart, Kitty has helped the Blackcoats take back the prison...
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The Cruelty

Scott Bergstrom · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

When Gwendolyn Bloom's father vanishes, she sets off on a journey she never bargained for. Traveling under a new identity in a world of assassins, spies, and criminal masterminds, she uncovers a disturbing truth. To bring her father back alive, she must become every bit as cruel as the men holding...
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Very Bad Things

Susan McBride · Delacorte Press
Pages: 227
Format: Print book

A dark, moody, boarding-school murder mystery teens won't be able to put down. Katie never thought she'd be the girl with the popular boyfriend. She also never thought he would cheat on her--but the proof is in the photo that people at their boarding school can't stop talking about. Mark...
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Steadfast

Claudia Gray · HarperTeen
Pages: 346
Format: Hardcover

The second book in the dazzling Spellcaster series from New York Times bestselling author Claudia Gray is perfect for fans of the Beautiful Creatures and Hex Hall series.Nadia, Mateo, and Verlaine saved Captive's Sound from the dark Sorceress Elizabeth ... or so they thought. Despite their...
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Into the Dark Book #1: The Shadow Prince

Bree Despain · Egmont USA
Pages: 481
Format: Print book

Haden Lord, the disgraced prince of the Underrealm, has been sent to the mortal world to entice a girl into returning with him to the land of the dead. Posing as a student at Olympus Hills High - a haven for children of the rich and famous - Haden must single out the one girl rumored to be able...
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On a Clear Day

Walter Dean Myers · Crown
Pages: 244
Format: Print book

"Visionary. This book should be in every reader's hands." -JACQUELINE WOODSON, National Book Award-winning author of Brown Girl DreamingYoung heroes decide that they are not too young or too powerless to change their world in this gripping, futuristic young adult novel by the New York...
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The Edge of the Water

Elizabeth George · Viking
Pages: 440
Format: Hardcover

A mysterious girl who won't speak; a coal black seal named Nera that returns to the same place very year; a bitter feud of unknown origin - strange things are happening on Whidbey Island, and Becca King, is drawn into the maelstrom of events.But Becca, first met in The Edge of Nowhere,...
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The Flame Never Dies

Rachel Vincent · Delacorte Press
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

For fans of Cassandra Clare and Richelle Mead comes the unputdownable sequel to The Stars Never Rise, a book Rachel Caine, author of the bestselling Morganville Vampires series, called "haunting, unsettling, and eerily beautiful." ONE SPARK WILL RISE. Nina Kane was born to be an exorcist....
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Batman: Arkham Universe: The Ultimate Visual Guide

Matthew K. Manning · DK
Format: Hardcover

Batman: Arkham Universe: The Ultimate Visual Guide details the key storylines, characters, locations, weapons, gadgets, and equipment of these award-winning, action-adventure games. The book is created in collaboration with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and RockSteady (the game's...
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The Upside of Unrequited

Becky Albertalli · Balzer + Bray
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

"Heart-fluttering, honest, and hilarious. I can't stop hugging this book." - Stephanie Perkins, New York Times bestselling author of Anna and the French Kiss"I have such a crush on this book! Not only is this one a must read, but it's a must re-read." - Julie Murphy,...
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Flamecaster

Cinda Williams Chima · HarperTeen
Pages: 535
Format: Print book

Set in the world of the New York Times bestselling Seven Realms series, a generation later, this is a breathtaking story of dark magic, chilling threats, and two unforgettable characters walking a knife-sharp line between life and death. This dazzling beginning to a new series is indispensable...
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The Secret Hum of a Daisy

Tracy Holczer · Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated
Pages: 312
Format: Hardcover

Twelve-year-old Grace and her mother have always been their own family, traveling from place to place like gypsies. But Grace wants to finally have a home all their own. Just when she thinks she's found it her mother says it's time to move again. Grace summons the courage to tell...
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The Cuban Missile Crisis

Gary Jeffrey · Crabtree Publishing Company
Pages: 48
Format: Library Binding

From School Library Journal Gr 5-8 - Each action-packed volume contains three short, graphic-novel-style tales, all colorfully rendered, that portray real events, such as Major Willard Bennett's courageous medevac flight in Vietnam, President Kennedy's meetings...
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Blood Rose Rebellion

Rosalyn Eves · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 408
Format: Hardcover

"A magical tale unlike anything you've read before." - Bustle.com"[A] richly imagined 19th-century historical fantasy." - EW.com, A-The thrilling first book in a YA fantasy trilogy for fans of Red Queen. In a world where social prestige derives from a trifecta of blood,...
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For the Record

Charlotte Huang · Delacorte Press
Pages: 309
Format: Print book

"Welcome to your new obsession," says Becky Albertalli, author of Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, about this raw, honest YA debut celebrating music, friendship, romance, and life on the road.Chelsea thought she knew what being a rock star was like . . . until she became one....
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Amazing Feats of Mechanical Engineering

Chris Eboch · Essential Library
Pages: 112
Format: Library Binding

Engineers design our modern world. They combine science and technology to create incredible vehicles, structures, and objects. This title examines amazing feats of mechanical engineering. Engaging text explores Mars rovers, robotic surgery systems, and advanced wind turbines. It also examines...
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Idaho

Deborah Kent · Childrens Pr; Revised edition
Format: Book

The third series of America the Beautiful is back in a revised edition. The books in this series are bursting with fascinating facts, updated statistics, and brand-new full-color photographs. America the Beautiful's dynamic design and editorial approach to the geography, history, people,...
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