- Holding Up the Universe
- Author: Jennifer Niven
- Publisher: Alfred A Knopf
From the author of the New York Times bestseller All the Bright Places comes a heart-wrenching story about what it means to see someone - and love someone - for who they truly are.
Everyone thinks they know Libby Strout, the girl once dubbed "America's Fattest Teen." But no one's taken...
- The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
- Author: Perfection Learning
- Publisher: Perfection Learning Corporation
THE INSPIRATION FOR THE CLASIC FILM "Follow the yellow brick road!" Since it first appeared in 1900, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz has brought joy to generations. In it, a girl's dream world comes to life as the cyclone lifts Dorothy from Kansas, depositing her in the enchanted land of the Munchkins. H ere she meets...
- The Moonstone
- Author: Wilkie Collins
- Publisher: Dover Publications
Stolen from the forehead of a Hindu idol, the dazzling gem known as "The Moonstone" resurfaces at a birthday party in an English country home -- with an enigmatic trio of watchful Brahmins hot on its trail. Laced with superstitions, suspicion, humor, and romance, this 1868 mystery draws readers into a compelling...
- P.S. I Like You
- Author: Kasie West
- Publisher: Point
Signed, sealed, delivered...
While spacing out in Chemistry class, Lily scribbles some of her favorite song lyrics onto her desk. The next day, she finds that someone has continued the lyrics on the desk, and added a message to her. Intrigue!
Soon, Lily and her anonymous pen pal are exchanging full-on letters...
- The Singing Bones
- Author: Shaun Tan
- Publisher: Arthur A Levine
Wicked stepmothers, traitorous brothers, cunning foxes, lonely princesses: There is no mistaking the world of the Brothers Grimm and the beloved fairy tales that have captured generations of readers. Now internationally acclaimed artist Shaun Tan shows us the beautiful, terrifying, amusing, and downright peculiar heart...
- Shuffle, Repeat
- Author: Jen Klein
- Publisher: Random House
When Harry Met Sally for YA romance readers. This opposites-attract love story is perfect for fans of Huntley Fitzpatrick, Stephanie Perkins, and Jenny Han.
June wants high school to end and real life to begin. Oliver is soaking up senior year's glory days. They could have coasted through...
- When Friendship Followed Me Home
- Author: Paul Griffin
- Publisher: Dial Books for Young...
A boy's chance encounter with a scruffy dog leads to an unforgettable friendship in this deeply moving story about life, loss, and the meaning of family
Ben Coffin has never been one for making friends. As a former foster kid, he knows people can up and leave without so much as a goodbye. Ben prefers to spend...
- Every Hidden Thing
- Author: Kenneth Oppel
- Publisher: Simon & Schuster BFYR
The hunt for a dinosaur skeleton buried in the Badlands, bitter rivalries, and a forbidden romance come together in this beautifully written new novel that's Romeo and Juliet meets Indiana Jones.
Somewhere in the Badlands, embedded deep in centuries-buried rock and sand, lies the skeleton of a massive dinosaur,...
- The Rise of the Nazis
- Author: Hal Marcovitz
- Publisher: Referencepoint Press
At the end of World War I Germany was in chaos: unemployment, poverty and homelessness afflicted the country that had been defeated in the war. A desperate people were willing to follow any leader who promised to make Germany into an economic and military power. The Germans chose to follow Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, whose...
- Ancient Greece
- Author: Diane Bailey
- Publisher: Essential Library
Readers will discover the history and accomplishments of the people of ancient Greece, including their cultural achievements and feats of construction.