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The Forgetting

Sharon Cameron · Scholastic Press
Pages: 416
Format: Print book

What isn't written, isn't remembered. Even your crimes. Nadia lives in the city of Canaan, where life is safe and structured, hemmed in by white stone walls and no memory of what came before. But every twelve years the city descends into the bloody chaos of the Forgetting, a day of no remorse,...
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What's Broken Between Us

Alexis Bass · HarperTeen
Pages: 298
Format: Print book

Alexis Bass's heartbreakingly beautiful second novel is a tale of love, loss, and learning to forgive, perfect for fans of Gayle Forman and of Robyn Schneider's The Beginning of Everything.A year and a half ago, Amanda Tart's brother got behind the wheel drunk and killed his best friend....
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Recipes from China

Dana Meachen Rau · Raintree
Format: Book

Recipes from China includes a variety of recipes for each meal of the day and represents different regions of the country. Information on how to read a recipe, safety in the kitchen, and daily nutritional requirements are also included. Quick tips and variations as well as considerations...
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Ivory and Bone

Julie Eshbaugh · HarperTeen
Pages: 376
Format: Print book

Debut author Julie Eshbaugh's sweeping prehistoric fantasy - with allusions to Pride and Prejudice - will enthrall readers with high-stakes survival, blinding betrayal, and star-crossed love.Hunting, gathering, and keeping his family safe - that's the life seventeen-year-old Kol knows....
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Skink--No Surrender

Carl Hiaasen · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Format: Print book

Carl Hiaasen serves up his unique brand of swamp justice in the New York Times bestseller Skink - No Surrender. A National Book Award Longlist Selection When your cousin goes missing under suspicious circumstances, who do you call? There's only one man for the job: a half-crazed,...
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Peg Kehret's Thrill-ogy

Peg Kehret · Puffin Books
Format: Book

Two kids. Three mysteries. Countless thrills. (headline)Ellen Streater and her brother Corey have a knack for getting into trouble. From meeting a ghost with a secret to dodging a thief at the fair to hiding from a convict at the zoo, Ellen and Corey run into way more danger than your average...
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Popular: Vintage Wisdom for a Modern Geek

Maya Van Wagenen · Penguin Group USA
Pages: 259
Format: Book

2015 YALSA Award for Excellence in NonfictionNew York Times Bestseller A breakout teen author explores the true meaning of popularity and how to survive middle school in this hysterically funny, touchingly honest contemporary memoir. "I was inspired by [Maya's] journey and made a point...
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Pretty Little Liars #16: Vicious

Sara Shepard · HarperTeen
Format: Hardcover

In Rosewood, Pennsylvania, reporters are lined up outside the historic courthouse, typing furiously at their iPhones with freshly manicured nails. Because the trial of the century is happening right here in Rosewood the four pretty little liars have been accused of killing Alison DiLaurentis....
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The Tyrant's Daughter

J.C. Carleson · Random House Childrens Books
Pages: 295
Format: Hardcover

"Filled with political intrigue and emotional tension, Carleson's riveting novel features a teenage refugee caught in a web of deceit and conspiracy." - PW, starred review When her father is killed in a coup, Laila and her mother and brother leave their war-torn homeland...
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Allegiant

Veronica Roth · Katherine Tegen Books; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

What if your whole world was a lie?What if a single revelation - like a single choice - changed everything?What if love and loyalty made you do things you never expected?The explosive conclusion to Veronica Roth's #1 New York Times bestselling Divergent trilogy reveals the secrets of the dystopian...
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The Mystery of Hollow Places

Rebecca Podos · Balzer + Bray
Pages: 291
Format: Print book

The Mystery of Hollow Places is a gorgeously written, stunningly original novel of love, loss, and identity, from debut author Rebecca Podos.All Imogene Scott knows of her mother is the bedtime story her father told her as a child. It's the story of how her parents met: he, a forensic pathologist;...
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Zap!: Wile E. Coyote Experiments with Energy

Suzanne Slade · Capstone Press
Format: Paperback

Wile E. Coyote’s biggest desire is to finally get his hands on Road Runner. Watch as he invents clever traps using energy from fossil fuels, the sun, wind, and more. Will Wile E.’s experiments with energy help him catch that bird? Or will he get zapped by his own plans? Find out more...
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West of the Moon

Margi Preus · Harry N Abrams Inc
Pages: 213
Format: Hardcover

In West of the Moon, award-winning and New York Times bestselling author Margi Preus expertly weaves original fiction with myth and folktale to tell the story of Astri, a young Norwegian girl desperate to join her father in America. After being separated from her sister and sold to a cruel...
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Don't Even Think About It

Sarah Mlynowski · Random House Publishing Group
Pages: 319
Format: Hardcover

Contemporary teen fiction with romance, secrets, scandals, and ESP from the author of Bras & Broomsticks!We weren't always like this. We used to be average New York City high school sophomores. Until our homeroom went for flu shots. We were prepared for some side effects. Maybe a headache....
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Blind

Rachel DeWoskin · Viking Juvenile
Format: Hardcover

When Emma Sasha Silver loses her eyesight in a nightmare accident, she must relearn everything from walking across the street to recognizing her own sisters to imagining colors. One of seven children, Emma used to be the invisible kid, but now it seems everyone is watching her. And just...
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