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CINDY PON · Simon Pulse
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

From critically acclaimed author Cindy Pon comes an edge-of-your-seat sci-fi thriller, set in a near-future Taipei plagued by pollution, about a group of teens who risk everything to save their city.Jason Zhou survives in a divided society where the elite use their wealth to buy longer...
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Lifeblood

Gena Showalter · Harlequin Teen
Pages: 440
Format: Hardcover

"My Firstlife is over, but my Everlife is only now beginning." With her last living breath, Tenley "Ten" Lockwood made her choice and picked her realm in the Everlife. Now, as the war between Troika and Myriad rages, she must face the consequences. Because Ten possesses...
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Out of darkness

Ashley Hope Pérez · Listening Library
Format: Audiobook

Loosely based on a school explosion that took place in New London, Texas in 1937, this is the story of two teenagers: Naomi, who is Mexican, and Wash, who is black, and their dealings with race, segregation, love, and the forces that destroy people.
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Nowhere Near You

Leah Thomas · Bloomsbury
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Following up her acclaimed debut, Because You'll Never Meet Me, Leah Thomas continues the stories of Ollie and Moritz in another heart-warming story of unique friendship.Ollie and Moritz might never meet, but their friendship knows no bounds. Their letters carry on as Ollie embarks on his first...
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Flight Risk: A Novel

Jennifer Fenn · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

Jennifer Fenn's debut novel inspired by true events, about a teenage boy who has stolen -- and crashed -- not one, but three airplanes. And each time he's walked away unscathed.Who is Robert Jackson Kelly? Is he a juvenile delinquent? A criminal mastermind? A folk hero? One thing is clear:...
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Of Fire and Stars

Audrey Coulthurst · Balzer + Bray
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

An atmospheric and romantic debut fantasy perfect for fans of Ash and The Winner's Curse.Betrothed since childhood to the prince of Mynaria, Princess Dennaleia has always known what her future holds. Her marriage will seal the alliance between Mynaria and her homeland, protecting her people...
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The Bitter Side of Sweet

Tara Sullivan · G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

For fans of Linda Sue Park and A Long Way Gone, two young boys must escape a life of slavery in modern-day Ivory CoastFifteen-year-old Amadou counts the things that matter. For two years what has mattered are the number of cacao pods he and his younger brother, Seydou, can chop down in a day....
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Dear Yvette

Ni-Ni Simone · Dafina Books
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

All sixteen year old Yvette Simmons wanted was to disappear. Problem is: she has too many demons for that. Yvette's life changed forever after a street fight over a boy ended in a second degree murder charge. Forced to start all over again, she's sentenced to live in a group home far from...
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The Love Interest

Cale Dietrich · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

There is a secret organization that cultivates teenage spies. The agents are called Love Interests because getting close to people destined for great power means getting valuable secrets. Caden is a Nice: The boy next door, sculpted to physical perfection. Dylan is a Bad: The brooding,...
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Our Country's Presidents: A Complete Encyclopedia of the U.S. Presidency

Ann Bausum · Natl Geographic
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

National Geographic presents the 43 individuals who have led the U.S., plus America's newest commander-in-chief, in this up-to-date, authoritative, and lavishly illustrated family, school, and library reference. It features comprehensive profiles of the 43 former presidents along with...
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Magellan: Over the Edge of the World

Laurence Bergreen · Roaring Brook Press
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

A middle-grade adaptation of Laurence Bergreen's adult bestseller, about Magellan's historic voyage around the globe.On September 6, 1522, a horribly battered ship manned by eighteen malnourished, scurvy-ridden sailors appeared on the horizon near a Spanish port. They were survivors of the first...
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Ally

ANNA BANKS · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Will her nemesis become her ally? The thrilling sequel to Nemesis from Anna Banks, the New York Times-bestselling author of the Syrena LegacyPrincess Sepora of Serubel and King Tarik of Theoria have formed an uneasy truce between their kingdoms since the deadly plague began to rip through...
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Untamed

Anita G Howard · Amulet Books
Pages: 273
Format: Print book

Alyssa Gardner went down the rabbit hole and took control of her destiny. She survived the battle for Wonderland and the battle for her heart. In this collection of three novellas, join Alyssa and her family as they look back at their memories of Wonderland. In Six Impossible Things, Alyssa...
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Someone Else's Summer

Rachel Bateman · Running Press
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

Anna's always idolized her older sister, Storm. So when Storm dies in a tragic car accident on the night of her high school graduation, Anna is completely lost and her family is torn apart. That is, until she finds Storm's summer bucket list and decides to honor her sister by having...
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Wild beauty

Anna-Marie McLemore · Feiwel & Friends
Pages: 352

For nearly a century, the Nomeolvides women have tended the grounds of La Pradera, hiding a terrible legacy, until mysterious Fel arrives and Estrella helps him explore his dangerous past.
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