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The Rains: A Novel

Gregg Hurwitz · Tor Teen
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

In the tradition of Rick Yancey's "The 5th Wave, " the first YA page-turner from "New York Times "bestselling author Gregg Hurwitz. In one terrifying night, the peaceful community of Creek's Cause turns into a war zone. No one under the age of eighteen is safe. Chance...
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Antigoddess

Kendare Blake · Tor Teen; Reprint edition
Format: Book

The Goddess War begins in Antigoddess, the first installment of the new series by acclaimed author of Anna Dressed in Blood, Kendare Blake.Old Gods never die…Or so Athena thought. But then the feathers started sprouting beneath her skin, invading her lungs like a strange cancer,...
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Med Head: My Knock-down, Drag-out, Drugged-up Battle with My Brain

James Patterson · Little, Brown and Company
Format: Book

How it FEELS to have a body that won't stop moving, to be really different from everyone else, to be made fun of every day, to be totally reckless, to never relax, to be shut out of everything, to break FREE and TAKE CONTROL.James Patterson's Against Medical Advice riveted adults...
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Blue Beetle: Black and Blue

Matthew Sturges · DC Comics
Format: Paperback

Growing up a teenager in the west Texas heat can be tough, especially for Jaime Reyes--the stellar, armor-wielding superhero known as Blue Beetle! In this volume of the Blue Beetle saga, Jamie discovers the source of the scarab and what it was designed for. Will Jamie be able to handle...
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The Chaos

Rachel Ward · Chicken House; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

The curse of the NUM8ERS continues in Rachel Ward's CHA0T1C sequel -- told in the compelling alternating voices of runaway Sarah and hard-luck Adam.Adam inherited his mother Jem's curse. With a vengeance. When he stares into someone's eyes, he doesn't just see the date of their...
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The Daughters Take the Stage

Joanna Philbin · Poppy; Reprint edition
Format: Paperback

They didn't ask for fame. They were born with it.In the second Daughters novel, The Daughters Break the Rules, Carina confronted her complicated relationship with money and her powerful father. Now readers will shift to Hudson's perspective. . . Daughter of pop star phenom Holla...
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Cradle and All

James Patterson · Jimmy Patterson
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

In Boston, a young woman finds herself pregnant--even though she is still a virgin.In Ireland, another young woman discovers she is in the same impossible condition.And in cities all around the world, medical authorities are overwhelmed by epidemics, droughts, famines, floods, and worse....
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Before the Devil Breaks You

LIBBA BRAY · Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Pages: 552
Format: Hardcover

The Diviners are back in this thrilling and eerie third installment by #1 New York Times bestselling author Libba Bray.New York City.1927.Lights are bright.Jazz is king.Parties are wild.And the dead are coming... After battling a supernatural sleeping sickness that early claimed two of their...
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Love Puppies and Corner Kicks

Bob Krech · Dutton Juvenile; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

What?s a girl to do when Mom and Dad announce that the whole family is moving to Scotland for a yearlong teacher exchange? Can you spell d-i-s-a-s-t-e-r? When Andrea gets there, she finds she and her family are living with the principal and she is being pestered by the ultraweird Jasmin....
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Hydropower

Stephen Currie · Referencepoint Press
Format: Book

The Compact Research series covers a wide range of current topics such as illegal immigration, marijuana, and the world energy crisis. The series is designed to combine the benefits of nonfiction and reference formats and offers students a concise but well-rounded introduction to current...
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Supply and Demand

Madeline K. Ball · Rosen Central; 1 edition
Format: Book

Our economical output is channeled through goods or services. Any economy thrives through our constant need of both, whether its our need to stock our refrigerators and furnish our homes, or to spend a nice night dining out and experiencing the finer things. This book explores the process...
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Montana

R. Conrad Stein · Scholastic
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,...
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Croak

Gina Damico · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 311
Format: Paperback

Fed up with her wild behavior, sixteen-year-old Lex's parents ship her off to upstate New York to live with her Uncle Mort for the summer, hoping that a few months of dirty farm work will whip her back into shape. But Uncle Mort's true occupation is much dirtier than shoveling manure....
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Lucky Strikes

Louis Bayard · Henry Holt and Company
Pages: 313
Format: Print book

With her mama recently dead and her pa sight unseen since birth, Amelia is suddenly in charge of her younger brother and sister -- and of the family gas station. Harley Blevins, local king and emperor of Standard Oil, is in hot pursuit to clinch his fuel monopoly. To keep him at bay and keep...
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The Final Four: All about College Basketball's Biggest Event

Mary E. Schulte · Sports Illustrated Kids
Format: Print book

Each year in March, college basketball teams hope to be part of one of the biggest sports events in the country. The NCAA tournament starts with 68 teams and is gradually reduced to the Final Four. But just one of them will become the national NCAA champion! Discover the Final Fours most...
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