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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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Baseball Legends in the Making

Marty Gitlin · Capstone Press

Babe Ruth, Joe DiMaggio, Jackie Robinson, Mickey Mantle. These baseball legends rule the record books. But who will fans still be talking about years from now? Find out which of your favorite baseball players are legends in the making.  Produced in partnership with Sports Illustrated...
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Summer Days and Summer Nights: Twelve Love Stories

Stephanie Perkins · St. Martin's Griffin
Pages: 384
Format: Print book

Maybe it's the long, lazy days, or maybe it's the heat making everyone a little bit crazy. Whatever the reason, summer is the perfect time for love to bloom.Summer Days and Summer Nights: Twelve Love Stories, written by twelve bestselling young adult writers and edited by the international...
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Surrounded By Sharks

Michael Northrop · Scholastic, Incorporated
Pages: 208
Format: Hardcover

A thrilling survival story from Michael Northrop, the acclaimed author of Trapped. He couldn't sleep. That's how it all started. When Davey wakes, just as the sun is rising, he can't wait to slip out of the crammed hotel room he's sharing with his family. Leave it to his parents...
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Plus One

Elizabeth Fama · Farrar Straus Giroux, 2014.
Pages: 373
Format: Print book

Divided by day and night and on the run from authorities, star-crossed young lovers unearth a sinister conspiracy in this compelling romantic thriller.Seventeen-year-old Soleil Le Coeur is a Smudge -- a night dweller prohibited by law from going out during the day. When she fakes an injury...
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Alienated

Melissa Landers · Hyperion Books for Children
Pages: 344
Format: Hardcover

Interplanetary relations have never been more exciting! The first in a funny, romantic YA sci-fi series.Two years ago, the aliens made contact. Now Cara Sweeney is going to be sharing a bathroom with one of them. Handpicked to host the first-ever L'eihr exchange student, Cara thinks...
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The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind: Creating Currents of Electricity and Hope

William Kamkwamba · William Morrow; Reprint edition

William Kamkwamba was born in Malawi, a country where magic ruled and modern science was mystery. It was also a land withered by drought and hunger. But William had read about windmills, and he dreamed of building one that would bring to his small village a set of luxuries that only 2 percent...
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Copper Magic

Julia Mary Gibson · Starscape; First Edition edition
Format: Hardcover

Debut author Julia Mary Gibson explores turn-of-the-century Native American culture, ecology, and conservation, in her historical fiction novel, Copper Magic.The year is 1906, and on the shores of Lake Michigan twelve-year-old Violet Blake unearths an ancient talisman--a copper hand. Violet's...
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MindWar: A Novel

Andrew Klavan · Thomas Nelson
Format: Hardcover

When Rick lost the ability to run, he came one step closer to becoming a hero. New High Score! New Record Time! Rick nodded with grim satisfaction. He laid the game controller aside on the sofa and reached for his crutches. Rick Dial was the best quarterback Putnam Hills High School had ever...
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Three Bird Summer

· Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

An introspective boy and an adventurous girl uncover a poignant family mystery during a summer on the shores of Three Bird Lake.For as long as he can remember, Adam and his parents have spent their summers at his grandmothers rustic cabin on Three Bird Lake. But this year will be different....
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