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A Totally Awkward Love Story

Tom Ellen · Delacorte Press
Pages: 307
Format: Hardcover

Some loves are meant to be. Others are awkward. Get ready for the second type in this "laugh-out-loud" (Bustle.com) romance about missed connections and trying to find - and keep - "The One." Written by a former real-life couple! The summer before college, Hannah...
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The Traitor's Kiss

Erin Beaty · Imprint
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

An obstinate girl who will not be married. A soldier desperate to prove himself. A kingdom on the brink of war. With a sharp tongue and an unruly temper, Sage Fowler is not what they'd call a lady -- which is perfectly fine with her. Deemed unfit for marriage, Sage is apprenticed to a matchmaker...
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Coding with Minecraft: Build Taller, Farm Faster, Mine Deeper, and Automate the Boring Stuff

Al Sweigart · No Starch Press
Pages: 256
Format: Paperback

A hands-on introduction to coding that teaches you how to program bots to do cool things in the game you love--Minecraft! This book takes the robotic "turtle" method, and extends it to the 3D, interactive world of Minecraft.You've mined for diamonds, crafted dozens of tools,...
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The Nowhere Girls

Amy Lynn Reed · Simon Pulse
Pages: 416
Format: Hardcover

Three misfits come together to avenge the rape of a fellow classmate and in the process trigger a change in the misogynist culture at their high school transforming the lives of everyone around them in this searing and timely story.Who are the Nowhere Girls? They're everygirl. But they...
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Lost Crow Conspiracy

Rosalyn Eves · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

Lost Crow Conspiracy is the dark, dazzling, action-packed sequel to Anna Arden's explosive societal debut in YA fantasy trilogy Blood Rose Rebellion.Sixteen-year old Anna Arden was once just the magically barren girl from an elite Luminate family. Now she has broken the Binding--and Praetheria,...
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Between the Blade and the Heart

AMANDA HOCKING · Wednesday Books
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

When the fate of the world is at stakeLoyalties will be testedGame of Thrones meets Blade Runner in this commanding new YA fantasy inspired by Norse Mythology from New York Times bestselling author Amanda Hocking.As one of Odin's Valkyries, Malin's greatest responsibility is to slay immortals...
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Romancing the Throne

NADINE JOLIE COURTNEY · Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 392
Format: Hardcover

"Fun, easy...a sweet romance with nuanced sister relationships." - SLJ"A frothy, modern fairy tale." - Kirkus"Fun, dazzling." - Alyson Noel, #1 NYT bestselling author"Captivating." - What Would Kate Do?"Guilty pleasure." - Town & Country"Divine...
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The Green Bicycle

Haifaa Al-Mansour · Puffin Books
Pages: 346
Format: Print book

In the vein of Year of the Dog and The Higher Power of Lucky, this Middle Eastern coming-of-age story is told with warmth, spirit, and a mischievous sense of humor Spunky eleven-year-old Wadjda lives in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia with her parents. She desperately wants a bicycle so that she can race...
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The Inquisitor's Tale: Or, The Three Magical Children and Their Holy Dog

ADAM GIDWITZ · Puffin Books
Pages: 400
Format: Paperback

A 2017 Newbery Honor BookWinner of the Sydney Taylor Book Award An exciting and hilarious medieval adventure from the bestselling author of A Tale Dark and Grimm. Beautifully illustrated throughout! The Inquisitor's Tale is one of the most celebrated children's books of the year! New York...
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Women Scientists and Inventors

Toney Allman · ReferencePoint Press
Pages: 80
Format: Print book

Women have made more significant and important contributions to science than most people realize. Profiled in this book are six admirable women scientists and inventors: Lise Meitner, Pearl Kendrick, Virginia Apgar, Jane Goodall, Shirley Ann Jackson, and Rosalind W. Picard.
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The Goblin Crown: Billy Smith and the Goblins, Book 1

Robert Hewitt Wolfe · Turner Publishing Company
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

Billy Smith is having a rough first day of high school. The new kid at exclusive Francis Drake Prep, Billy embarrasses himself in front of fiery, beautiful Lexi Aquino. He makes an instant enemy in Kurt Novac, the school's surly star quarterback. Then suddenly Billy, Lexi, and Kurt...
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The Wolf Keepers

Elise Broach · Henry Holt and Co.
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

A high-stakes middle grade historical adventure through Yosemite National Park by the New York Times-bestselling author of Masterpiece.Twelve-year-old Lizzie Durango and her dad have always had a zoo to call their home. Lizzie spends her days watching the animals and taking note of their...
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Ebola Outbreak.

Laine Carolee
Pages: 112
Format:  Print book : English

Ebola Outbreak covers the history of the Ebola virus, the devastating 2014 epidemic, and the quarantine controversies that captured national headlines, exploring how the fear of a disease can sometimes be as dangerous as the disease itself. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated...
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101 Ways to Score Higher on Your SAT Reasoning Test: What You Need to Know Explained Simply Revised 2nd Edition

Marti Maguire · Atlantic Publishing
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

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A Face Like Glass

FRANCES HARDINGE · Harry N. Abrams
Pages: 487
Format: Hardcover

In the underground city of Caverna, the world's most skilled craftsmen toil in the darkness to create delicacies beyond compare - wines that remove memories, cheeses that make you hallucinate, and perfumes that convince you to trust the wearer, even as they slit your throat. On the surface,...
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