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Unearthed

AMIE KAUFMAN · Disney-Hyperion
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

When Earth intercepts a message from a long-extinct alien race, it seems like the solution humanity has been waiting for. The Undying's advanced technology has the potential to undo environmental damage and turn lives around, and their message leads to the planet Gaia, a treasure trove...
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How Abraham Lincoln Fought the Civil War

Laura Helweg · Enslow Publishers, Inc.
Pages: 128
Format: Library Binding

Abraham Lincoln is the only US president to have had his entire term encapsulated by war. Through primary sources, images, and compelling narrative, students will learn how President Lincoln approached and executed the seemingly impossible job of chief commander of the Union army during...
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The Whydah: A Pirate Ship Feared, Wrecked, and Found

Martin W Sandler · Candlewick
Pages: 170
Format: Hardcover

The exciting true story of the captaincy, wreck, and discovery of the Whydah - the only pirate ship ever found - and the incredible mysteries it revealed.The 1650s to the 1730s marked the golden age of piracy, when fearsome pirates like Blackbeard ruled the waves, seeking not only treasure...
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Kale, My Ex, and Other Things to Toss in a Blender

Lisa Greenwald · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

A breakup a food truck a whole lot of kale = the best recipe for a broken heart! Fans of Jenny Han, Morgan Matson, and Huntley Fitzpatrick will love this hilarious and heartfelt novel. When Mia's summer starts with an epic breakup, she's sure the rest of the vacation will...
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The Thousandth Floor

Katharine McGee · Harper
Pages: 441
Format: Print book

New York Times bestsellerNew York City as you've never seen it before. A thousand-story tower stretching into the sky. A glittering vision of the future, where anything is possible - if you want it enough.Welcome to Manhattan, 2118.A hundred years in the future, New York is a city of innovation...
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Heart of Iron

ASHLEY POSTON · Balzer + Bray
Pages: 480
Format: Hardcover

An action-packed tale full of romance, royalty, and adventure, inspired by the story of Anastasia. Perfect for fans of Six of Crows, Cinder, and the cult classic television show Firefly. Seventeen-year-old Ana is a scoundrel by nurture and an outlaw by nature. Found as a child drifting...
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Things I'm Seeing Without You

Peter Bognanni · Dial Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

Fans of Thirteen Reasons Why and All the Bright Places will laugh and cry as they read this heartbreaking and life-affirming novel about love after the most profound loss.Seventeen-year-old Tess Fowler has just dropped out of high school. She can barely function after learning of Jonah's...
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Marley Dias Gets It Done: And So Can You!

Marley Dias · Scholastic Press
Pages: 208
Format: Paperback

In this accessible guide with an introduction by Academy Award-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay, Marley Dias explores activism, social justice, volunteerism, equity and inclusion, and using social media for good. Drawing from her experience, Marley shows kids how they can galvanize their...
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Siege of Shadows

SARAH RAUGHLEY · Simon Pulse
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

Maia and the other Effigies seek out the true origins of the Phantoms that terrorize their world in this thrilling follow-up to Fate of Flames, which Elise Chapman calls "an immersive and monstrously fun read."There's nowhere to hide. Not when you're an Effigy. No matter where...
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The Wealth Gap

Susan Henneberg · GREENHAVEN Press
Pages: 224
Format: Print book

Depending on whom you ask, the gap between rich and poor in the United States is widening. Is income inequality in America a cause for concern, or is it, as some experts assert, necessary for a functioning society? What is the governments responsibility in attaining a more equitable distribution...
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Grace and the Fever

Zan Romanoff · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

Rainbow Rowell's Fangirl meets Jenny Han's The Summer I Turned Pretty in this contemporary YA about what it means to be a fan - and what it means to be a friend - when your whole world is in flux. In middle school, everyone was a Fever Dream fan. Now, a few weeks after her high school...
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When I Am Through with You

Stephanie Kuehn · Dutton Books for Young Readers
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A gripping story of survival and the razor's-edge difference between perfect cruelty and perfect love. "This isn't meant to be a confession. Not in any spiritual sense of the word. Yes, I'm in jail at the moment. I imagine I'll be here for a long time, considering. But I'm not writing...
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Gettysburg: The True Account of Two Young Heroes in the Greatest Battle of the Civil War

Iain C. Martin · Sky Pony Press; 1 edition
Format: Hardcover

In the summer of 1863, General Robert E. Lee and the Army of Northern Virginia advanced into Pennsylvania in a daring offensive to win the Civil War in a single campaign. They met the Union Army at a quiet crossroads town called Gettysburg, and engaged in the greatest battle ever fought...
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Economic Inequality: The American Dream Under Siege

Coral Celeste Frazer · Twenty First Century Books
Pages: 128
Format: Library Binding

Discusses the origins, characteristics, and results of economic inequality, and ways to confront the problem.
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Whale Quest: Working Together to Save Endangered Species

KAREN ROMANO YOUNG · Twenty-First Century Books (CT)
Pages: 128
Format: Library Binding

Decades of commercial whaling nearly decimated a variety of whales considered a keystone species. Keystone species are indicators of the overall health of Earth's habitats. While whales have made a comeback through an international ban on commercial whaling, they are still threatened with...
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