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A Court of Wings and Ruin

SARAH J MAAS · Bloomsbury USA Childrens
Pages: 720
Format: Hardcover

Feyre has returned to the Spring Court, determined to gather information on Tamlin's maneuverings and the invading king threatening to bring Prythian to its knees. But to do so she must play a deadly game of deceit-and one slip may spell doom not only for Feyre, but for her world as well.As...
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Silent Alarm

Jennifer Banash · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 297
Format: Hardcover

Alys's whole world was comprised of the history project that was due, her upcoming violin audition, being held tightly in the arms of her boyfriend, Ben, and laughing with her best friend, Delilah. At least it was - until she found herself on the wrong end of a shotgun in the school library....
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Just One Evil Act: A Lynley Novel

Elizabeth George · Penguin Audio; Unabridged edition
Format: Audio CD

#1 New York Times bestselling author Elizabeth George offers the latest in her Inspector Lynley series: a gripping child-in-danger story featuring fan favorite Barbara Havers.Detective Sergeant Barbara Havers is at a loss: The daughter of her friend Taymullah Azhar has been taken by her mother,...
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The Salvation: Unmasked

L.J. Smith · 47North
Format: Paperback

Love is the most powerful force of all ... Elena Gilbert is dying. When Damon Salvatore avenged his brother Stefan's death, he broke the sacred deal he'd made with the Guardians - and put Elena's life at risk. She should be dead, but instead, the Guardians are offering Elena...
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Alive: Book One of the Generations Trilogy

Scott Sigler · Del Rey
Pages: 345
Format: Print book

For fans of The Hunger Games, Divergent, and Red Rising comes a gripping sci-fi adventure in which a group of teenagers wake up in a mysterious corridor with no knowledge of who they are or how they got trapped. Their only hope lies with an indomitable young woman who must lead them not only...
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The Reader

Traci Chee · G.P. Putnam's Sons
Pages: 442
Format: Print book

Instant New York Times BestsellerA stunning debut set in a world where reading is unheard-of, perfect for fans of Inkheart and Shadow and BoneSefia knows what it means to survive. After her father is brutally murdered, she flees into the wilderness with her aunt Nin, who teaches her to hunt,...
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Brie Spangler · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 330
Format: Print book

A Publishers Weekly Best Book of the YearA Kirkus Reviews Best Book of the YearA witty, wise, and heart-wrenching reimagining of Beauty and the Beast that will appeal to fans of Rainbow Rowell and David Levithan. Tall, meaty, muscle-bound, and hairier than most throw rugs, Dylan doesn't...
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World War II Book 2: Dead in the Water

Chris Lynch · Scholastic Press
Format: Hardcover

Critically acclaimed author Chris Lynch provides an action-oriented but thoughtful view of the US Navys war in the Pacific. Hank and Theo are brothers who share everything, including a sense of duty  a love of baseball. They have been inseparable for their entire lives. But when America...
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The thousandth floor

Katharine McGee · Harper Audio

A hundred years in the future, New York is a city of innovation and dreams. But people never change: everyone here wants something, and everyone has something to lose. Leda Cole's flawless exterior belies a secret addiction, to a drug she never should have tried and a boy she never...
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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 Changelings

Christina Soontornvat · Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Pages: 288
Format: Print book

Izzy couldn't be more disappointed by her family's latest move. All she wants is for something interesting to happen in their sleepy little town. But her wish becomes all too real when a mysterious song floats through the woods and lures her little sister Hen into the forest... where she vanishes....
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The Accident Season

MoiÃŒ?ra Fowley-Doyle · Kathy Dawson Books
Pages: 291
Format: Print book

For fans of We Were Liars, How I Live Now, and The Ocean at the End of the Lane comes a haunting, sexy, magically realistic debut about a family caught between a violent history, a taboo romance, and the mysteries lurking in their own backyard.Every October Cara and her family become inexplicably...
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The Avenging Seven

Jeff Parker · Marvel Age Graphic Novels
Pages: 24
Format: Library Binding

"Remember your history--the Avengers didn't thaw out Captain America, and Kang the Conqueror became Master of the World throughout all time. To make a brighter future, our heroes have to go to the 1950's and enlist the help of The Agents of Atlas!"--from publisher's...
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Barbara A. Somervill · 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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Janice VanCleave's Wild, Wacky, and Weird Chemistry Experiments

Janice Pratt VanCleave · Rosen Central
Pages: 64
Format: Print book

In a series of fun and involving hands-on chemistry experiments, kids learn why water beads on some surfaces, why some materials get wetter than others, how gas fills an open container, why bubbles escape from a glass of soda, how stains are cleaned by enzymes in detergents, and why milk...
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