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Baccano!, Vol. 4 - light novel

Ryohgo Narita · Yen On
Pages: 240
Format: Hardcover

THE YEAR 1932. The alchemist Begg believes the drugs he created will guide people to the highest plane of existence. Drugs that the junkie Roy can't break free from. Drugs that the Runorata Family executive loses to a thief. And where were those packets of white powder manufactured?...
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Hidden Human Computers: The Black Women of Nasa

SUE BRADFORD EDWARDS · ESSENTIAL LIBRARY
Pages: 112
Format: Print book

Hidden Human Computersdiscusses how in the 1950s, black women made critical contributions to NASA by performing calculations that made it possible for the nation's astronauts to fly into space and return safely to Earth. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state standards....
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The Door in the Moon

Catherine Fisher · Speak
Pages: 20
Format: Print book

The third installment in New York Times bestselling author Catherine Fisher's Obsidian Mirror seriesThis New York Times bestselling author once again shows us that she is a master of world-building and surprising plot-twists. The vast, intricate world, fascinating revelations, and unexpected...
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The Radical Element: 12 Stories of Daredevils, Debutantes & Other Dauntless Girls

Jessica Spotswood · Candlewick
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

In an anthology of revolution and resistance, a sisterhood of YA writers shines a light on a century and a half of heroines on the margins and in the intersections.To respect yourself, to love yourself, should not have to be a radical decision. And yet it remains as challenging for an American...
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Dive Smack

DEMETRA BRODSKY · Tor Teen
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"A tense psychological drama with a voice that pulls you in and a twist you won't see coming." -- Gretchen McNeil, author of TenTheo Mackey only remembers one thing for certain about the fire that destroyed his home: he lit the match.Sure, it was an accident. But the blaze killed...
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Radio Silence

Alice Oseman · Harper Teen
Pages: 496
Format: Print book

From critically acclaimed author Alice Oseman comes a smartly crafted contemporary YA novel, perfect for readers who love Rainbow Rowell's Fangirl. This is an utterly captivating and authentic new teen novel from the author of Solitaire, which VOYA said "could put her among the great...
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Project

Kristen Tracy · Delacorte Books for Young Readers
Pages: 224
Format: Hardcover

Two middle school BFFs experience the highs and lows of friendship, boys, sixth-grade politics, sister drama, and popularity in this funny and smart sequel to Project (Un) Popular! Perry can't figure out what she's doing wrong. Her best friend, Venice, has a boyfriend, making...
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Artificial Intelligence and the Technological Singularity

Anne C Cunningham · Greenhaven Publishing
Pages: 192
Format: Print book

Will machines take over the world one day? Will they have human emotions? Will they be our friends or foes? Will they make our lives easier or will they wipe out the human labor force? Readers will come to their own conclusions after reading articles from leading experts forecasting how robots...
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Lies You Never Told Me

JENNIFER DONALDSON · Razorbill
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

"A compulsive page-turner with a shocking twist--get ready to stay up all night!" --Sara Shepard, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Pretty Little LiarsGabe and Elyse have never met. But they both have something to hide.Quiet, shy Elyse can't believe it when she's cast as the lead...
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As I Descended

Robin Talley · HarperTeen
Pages: 370
Format: Print book

From the acclaimed author of Lies We Tell Ourselves, Robin Talley, comes a Shakespeare-inspired story of revenge and redemption, where fair is foul, and foul is fair.Maria Lyon and Lily Boiten are their school's ultimate power couple - but one thing stands between them and their perfect...
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The Stand-In

Steven L Bloom · Carolrhoda Lab
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

When Brooks volunteered to be a stand-in for Burdette's cousin who got stood up for Homecoming, it was with the noblest of intentions helping a fellow human being, free of charge. But when he gets a tip of more than three hundred bucks, word spreads quickly and Brooks seizes the opportunity...
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Protected

Claire Zorn · Sourcebooks Fire
Pages: 288
Format: Hardcover

I have three months left to call Katie my older sister. Then the gap will close and I will pass her. I will get older. But Katie will always be fifteen, eleven months and twenty-one days old. Hannah has survived high school by putting up walls. At first, they were meant to protect her from...
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Seven Days of You

Cecilia Vinesse · Little
Pages: 336
Format: Print book

Anna and the French Kiss meets Before Sunrise in this smart and swoony debut. Sophia has seven days left in Tokyo before she moves back to the States. Seven Days to say good-bye to the electric city, her wild best friend, and the boy she's harbored a semi-secret crush on for years. Seven...
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Soldier Sister, Fly Home

Bo Flood · Charlesbridge
Pages: 176
Format: Print book

A tender and gripping novel about family, identity, and loss. Thirteen-year-old Tess is having a hard enough time understanding what it means to be part white and part Navajo, but now she's coping with her sister Gaby's announcement that she's going to enlist and fight in the Iraq...
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