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Zac and Mia

A. J. Betts · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 292
Format: Book

"When I was little I believed in Jesus and Santa, spontaneous combustion, and the Loch Ness monster. Now I believe in science, statistics, and antibiotics." So says seventeen-year-old Zac Meier during a long, grueling leukemia treatment in Perth, Australia. A loud blast of Lady...
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Marcus Vega Doesn't Speak Spanish

Pablo Cartaya · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 272
Format: Hardcover

One boy's search for his father leads him to Puerto Rico in this moving middle grade novel, for fans of Ghost and See You in the Cosmos.Marcus Vega is six feet tall, 180 pounds, and the owner of a premature mustache. When you look like this and you're only in the eighth grade, you're...
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Ripley's Believe It Or Not! Enter If You Dare

Ripley?s Believe It or Not · Ripley Publishing
Format: Hardcover

The all new 7th title in the successful Ripley’s Believe It or Not! annual series. A compendium of incredible bizarre facts, stories, interviews and features, this year’s book also offers access to a fully-integrated website featuring astounding clips, and two 8-page pull...
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France

E. C. Gofen · Cavendish Square Publishing
Pages: 144
Format: Hardcover

Diversity is the spice of life, and the highly regarded Cultures of the World series celebrates just that by providing stimulating observations on the varied life styles of far-ranging countries.
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The American Revolution by the Numbers

Amanda Lanser · Capstone Press
Pages: 32
Format: Print book

How many soldiers crossed the Delaware River with George Washington during the American Revolution? What was the average age of the soldiers fighting in the war? Numbers, high-impact stats, and a unique infographic format combine to present the gripping story of the American Revolution....
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Colonial Comics: New England, 1620 – 1750

Jason Rodriguez · Fulcrum Publishing
Format: Kindle Edition

Colonial Comics is a graphic novel collection of twenty stories focusing on the colonial period from 1620 through 1750 in New England. These illustrated stories focus on tales you cannot find in history books. Includes stories about free thinkers, Pequots, Jewish settlers, female business...
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I Have Lost My Way

GAYLE FORMAN · Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: 304
Format: Hardcover

A powerful display of empathy and friendship from the #1 New York Times Bestselling author of If I Stay.Around the time that Freya looses her voice while recording her debut album, Harun is making plans to run away from home to find the boy that he loves, and Nathaniel is arriving in New York...
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Mechanica

Betsy Cornwell · Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

Nicolette s awful stepsisters call her Mechanica to demean her, but the nickname fits: she learned to be an inventor at her mother s knee. Her mom is gone now, though, and the Steps have pushed her into a life of dreary servitude. When she discovers a secret workshop in the cellar on her sixteenth...
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Phoenix Island

John Dixon · Gallery Books
Pages: 320
Format: Book

WINNER OF THE BRAM STOKER AWARD FOR SUPERIOR ACHIEVEMENT IN A YOUNG ADULT NOVEL John Dixon's critically acclaimed Phoenix Island reads like "Lord of the Flies meets Wolverine and Cool Hand Luke" (F. Paul Wilson, creator of Repairman Jack) . For fans of The Bourne Identity, Alex...
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The Apocalypse of Elena Mendoza

Shaun David Hutchinson · Simon Pulse
Pages: 448
Format: Hardcover

From the critically acclaimed author of We Are the Ants and At the Edge of the Universe comes a mind-bending, riveting novel about a teen who was born to a virgin mother and realizes she has the power to heal - but that power comes at a huge cost.Sixteen-year-old Elena Mendoza is the product...
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The Island at the End of Everything

Kiran Millwood Hargrave · Knopf Books for Young Readers
Pages: 256
Format: Hardcover

A poignant story filled with heart-warming courage as a young girl takes on a harrowing journey to be reunited with her mother.Ami lives on Culion, an island in the Philippines for people who have leprosy. Her mother is among the infected. Ami loves her home: with its blue seas and lush...
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Princess Academy: The Forgotten Sisters

Shannon Hale · Bloomsbury U.S.A. Children's Books
Pages: 336
Format: Hardcover

After a year at the king's palace, Miri has learned all about being a proper princess. But the tables turn when the student must become the teacher!Instead of returning to her beloved Mount Eskel, Miri is ordered to journey to a distant swamp and start a princess academy for three sisters,...
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The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing

Sheila Turnage · Puffin Books; Reprint edition
Format: Print book

The eagerly anticipated followup to the Newbery honor winner and New York Times bestseller, Three Times Lucky Mo LoBeau—one half of the probably world-famous Desperado Detective Agency—is back!   When Miss Lana winds up the mortified owner of an old inn with an unidentified ghost in the fine...
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How to Turn $100 into $1,000,000: Earn! Save! Invest!

James Mckenna · Workman Publishing
Pages: 144
Format: Print book

From the creators of Biz Kid$ and Bill Nye the Science Guy, here is a comprehensive guide for kids to the basics of earning, saving, spending, and investing money. Written in a humorous but informative voice that engages young readers, it's the book that every parent who wants to raise...
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Tell the Wind and Fire

Sarah Rees Brennan · Clarion Books
Pages: 360
Format: Print book

"Sarah Rees Brennan writes with fine control and wit, and I suspect that word of this magical thriller will pass through the populace with the energy of wind, of fire." - Gregory Maguire, author of Wicked and Egg and Spoon In a city divided between opulent luxury in the Light...
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