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Winter's Bullet

William Osborne · Chicken House/Scholastic Inc., 2016.
Pages: 221
Format: Print book

Tygo, a locksmith's son, is forced by the Nazis to loot abandoned Dutch homes for valuables. Known as "The Ferret," everyone despises him, but helping the Germans is the only way he can stay alive. When he discovers a girl with a diamond in a chimney, he refuses to give her up. Instead,...
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Saving Red

Sonya Sones · HarperTeen
Pages: 440
Format: Print book

Sonya Sones, award-winning author of What My Mother Doesn't Know, delivers a gripping, funny, and inspiring novel in verse about what happens when the person you set out to save ends up saving you.Right before winter break, fourteen-year-old Molly Rosenberg reluctantly volunteers to participate...
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Hollow City: The Second Novel of Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children

Ransom Riggs · Quirk Books; Reprint edition
Format: Print book

September 3, 1940. Ten peculiar children flee an army of deadly monsters. And only one person can help them - but she's trapped in the body of a bird. The extraordinary journey that began in Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children continues as Jacob Portman and his newfound...
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The Bakersville Dozen

Kristina Mcbride · Sky Pony Press
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

YOU HAVE FOUR DAYS TO LOCATE FIVE TREASURED TROPHIES. BREAK THE RULES AND YOU ALL DIE. HAPPY HUNTING! Back in September, the town of Bakersville, Ohio made national news when a video went viral featuring thirteen of the high school's elite in compromising positions. Now it's May,...
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Night witches

Kathryn Lasky · Scholastic
Format: Audiobook

"Sixteen-year-old Valya knows what it feels like to fly. She's a pilot who's always felt more at home soaring through the sky than down on earth. But since the Germans surrounded Stalingrad, Valya's been forced to stay on the ground and watch her city crumble. When her mother is killed...
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International security and keeping the peace

Autumn Libal · Mason Crest
Pages: 88
Format:  Print book : English

88 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
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Midnight Jewel

Richelle Mead · Penguin Random House
Format: Audiobook on CD

The Selection meets Reign in this dazzling trilogy of interwoven novels about three girls on a quest for freedom and true love from #1 internationally bestselling author Richelle Mead.In the second installment of the bestselling Glittering Court series, Richelle Mead goes beyond the glitz...
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Kass Morgan · Little
Pages: 352
Format: Print book

Book four in the New York Times bestselling series The 100. Now a hit TV show on the CW It's been a month since the new dropships landed and the rest of the Colonists joined the hundred on the ground. The teens, once branded juvenile delinquents, are now leaders among their people. It should...
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Melissa De La Cruz · Putnam Pub Group
Pages: 272
Format: Print book

The action-packed finale to the series Entertainment Weekly calls, "part epic fantasy and part social commentary . . . addictive."Recast the spell. Light the flame. Make the world anew. With the ruins of New Kandy still smoldering around them and Nat's bond to her beloved drakon...
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The Edge of the Abyss

Emily Skrutskie · Flux
Pages: 296
Format: Paperback

Three weeks have passed since Cassandra Leung pledged her allegiance to ruthless pirate-queen Santa Elena and set free Bao, the sea monster Reckoner she'd been forced to train. The days as a pirate trainee are long and grueling, but it's not the physical pain that Cas dreads most. It's...
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Christopher Paolini · Alfred A. Knopf
Pages: 800
Format: Paperback

Perfect for fans of Lord of the Rings, the New York Times bestselling Inheritance Cycle about the dragon rider Eragon has sold over 35 million copies and is an international fantasy sensation.Oaths sworn . . . loyalties tested . . . forces collide.It's been only months since Eragon...
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Defending Frequently Challenged Young Adult Books: A Handbook for Librarians and Educators

Pat Scales · Rowman & Littlefield
Pages: 231
Format: Print book

A Day No Pigs Would Die, Speak, Thirteen Reasons Why These are some of the most beloved, and most challenged, books. Leaving controversial titles such as these out of your collection or limiting their access is not the answer to challenges. While ALA's Office for Intellectual Freedom...
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Library of Souls: The Third Novel of Miss Peregrine's Peculiar Children

Ransom Riggs · Quirk Books
Pages: 464
Format: Paperback

The New York Times #1 best-selling series. The movie adaptation of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children is now a major motion picture from visionary director Tim Burton, staring Eva Green, Asa Butterfield, Ella Purnell, Samual L. Jackson, and Judi Dench.Like its predecessors,...
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A Shade of Dragon 3

Bella Forrest · s.n.]
Pages: 318
Format: Print book

The SCORCHING FINALE of Nell and Theon's trilogy! Return to The Hearthlands one last time...Buy now!...
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Steeplejack: A Novel

A J Hartley · Tor Teen
Pages: 334
Format: Hardcover

Thoughtfully imaginative and action-packed, Steeplejack is New York Times bestselling A. J. Hartley's YA debut set in a 19th-century South African fantasy worldSeventeen-year-old Anglet Sutonga lives repairing the chimneys, towers, and spires of the city of Bar-Selehm. Dramatically different...
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