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Aguirre, Ann Enclave YA FIC AGUIRRE
In a post-apocalyptic future, fifteen-year-old Deuce, a loyal Huntress, brings back meat while avoiding the Freaks outside her enclave, but when she is partnered with the mysterious outsider, Fade, she begins to see that the strict ways of the elders maybe wrong--and dangerous.
Anderson, Laurie Halse Chains YA FIC ANDERSON
Set in New York City at the beginning of the American Revolution, this book addresses the price of freedom, both for a nation and for individuals. Isabel was sold with her sister to a cruel Loyalist family even though the girls were to be set free upon the death of their former owner. She has hopes of finding a way to freedom and becomes a spy for the rebels, but soon realizes that it is difficult to trust anyone.
Barnes, Jennifer Every Other Day YA FIC BARNES
Every other day Kali is a normal 16-year-old. On the alternate days, she is not sure what she is. She knows only that she has an irresistible urge to hunt and kill supernatural demons and hellhounds.
Barnes, Jennifer Lynn Nobody YA FIC BARNES
Fifteen-year-old Claire Ryan has always felt invisible, always lived beyond people's notice, which causes trouble when she instantly connects with seventeen-year-old Nix, who really can become invisible and has been sent to assassinate her.
Berk, Josh Guy Langman : Crime Scene Procrastinator YA FIC BERK
Sixteen-year-old Guy Langman, his best friend Anoop, and other members of the school Forensics Club investigate a break-in and a possible murder, which could be connected to the mysterious past of Guy's recently-deceased father.
Berk, Josh The Dark Days of Hamburger Halpin YA FIC BERK
When Will Halpin transfers from his all-deaf school into a mainstream Pennsylvania high school, he faces discrimination and bullying, but still manages to solve a mystery surrounding the death of a popular football player in his class.
Bertoletti, Susan Campbell Black Potatoes : the Story of the Great Irish Famine, 1845-1850 YA 941.5081 BARTOLET
Presents the story of the 19th century Irish potato famine, including the causes, and the effects on the Irish people.
Bradbury, Jennifer A Moment Comes YA FIC BRADBURY
As the partition of India nears in 1947 bringing violence even to Jalandhar, Tariq, a Muslim, finds himself caught between his forbidden interest in Anupreet, a Sikh girl, and Margaret, a British girl whose affection for him might help with his dream of studying at Oxford.
Brashares, Ann The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants YA FIC BRASHARE
During their first summer apart, four teenage girls, best friends since earliest childhood, stay in touch through a shared pair of secondhand jeans that magically adapts to each of their figures and affects their attitudes to their different summer experiences.
Brennan, Herbie The Secret Prophecy YA FIC BRENNAN
Faced with the death of his father and a growing international scandal, Em Governton must uncover the secrets behind the Knights of Themis before it's too late.
Bryson, Bill A Short History of Nearly Everything YA 500 BRYSON
In his typically witty style, Bill Bryson takes his reader on an eye-opening tour of science from the Big Bang to the 21st century.
Cabot, Meg Princess Diaries YA FIC CABOT
Fourteen-year-old Mia, who is trying to lead a normal life as a teenage girl in New York City, is shocked to learn that her father is the Prince of Genovia, a small European principality, and that she is a princess and the heir to the throne.
Canfield, Jack Chicken Soup for the Preteen Soul 2 - Stories about Facing Challenges, Realizing Dreams, and Making a Difference YA 158.128 CANFIELD
A collection of more than one hundred stories, poems, and other writings presented to inspire and comfort children ages 9-13.
Carle, Megan Teens Cook : How to Cook What You Want to Eat YA 641.5 CARLE
Written by two teens who know what teens do and don’t know about cooking, TEENS COOK is an instructional cookbook that teaches young adults how to make great meals—and be confident and independent in the kitchen.
Carter, Ally I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have to Kill You YA FIC CARTER
As a sophomore at a secret spy school and the daughter of a former CIA operative, Cammie is sheltered from "normal teenage life" until she meets a local boy while on a class surveillance mission.
Carter, Ally Heist Society YA FIC CARTER
A group of teenagers uses their combined talents to re-steal several priceless paintings and save fifteen-year-old Kat Bishop's father, himself an international art thief, from a vengeful collector.
Clark, Jay The Edumacation of Jay Baker YA FIC CLARK
In small-town Ohio, fifteen-year-old Jay Baker's popular new blog helps him navigate high school as he faces off against his mortal enemy, meets the girl of his dreams, and watches his parents' relationship implode.
Crawford, Brent Carter's Unfocused, One-track Mind YA FIC CRAWFORD
Fifteen-year-old Will Carter's sophomore year at Merrian High presents new problems, from the return of Scary Terry to friends-with-benefits negotiations with Abby, but when Abby considers transferring to a New York arts school Carter's world is turned upside-down.
Damico, Gina Croak Trilogy: Book 1 YA FIC DAMICO
Lex has recently descended into delinquency, and her parents have had enough. At the end of her junior year, she is sent to stay with her Uncle Mort in upstate New York. She discovers that the people of Croak are dedicated to releasing souls at the moment of death and ushering them to the Afterlife.
Davis, Sampson We Beat the Street : How a Friendship Pact Led to Success YA 610.922 DAVIS
"What started out as skipping class turned out to be the most significant experience of our lives," says George Jenkins, who, together with Sampson Davis and Rameck Hunt, made a teenage pact to leave their impoverished New Jersey neighborhood, attend medical school, and become doctors.
Dowswell, Paul The Auslander YA FIC DOWSWELL
German soldiers take Peter from a Warsaw orphanage, and soon he is adopted by Professor Kaltenbach, a prominent Nazi, but Peter forms his own ideas about what he sees and hears and decides to take a risk that is most dangerous in 1942 Berlin.
Dudley, David Caleb's Wars YA FIC DUDLEY
Fifteen-year-old Caleb's courageous commitment to justice grows as he faces a power struggle with his father, fights to keep both his temper and self-respect, and puzzles over the German prisoners of war brought to his rural Georgia community during World War II.
Farraiolo, Jack Sidekicks YA FIC FERRAIOL
"Batman has Robin, Wonder Woman has Wonder Girl, and Phantom Justice has Bright Boy, a.k.a. Scott Hutchinson, an ordinary dude by day and a superfast, superstrong sidekick by night, fighting loyally next to his hero...despite his doubts about the social benefits of wearing yellow tights."
Gier, Kerstin Ruby Red YA FIC GIER
Gwyneth Shepherd, 16, was born into an offbeat English family. Unfortunately, she has no real interest in its unique time-travel gene or the tedious fencing training and language lessons that come with being the chosen one. That's best left to her cousin, Charlotte, so when Gwyneth, rather than Charlotte, starts traveling to the past, she is entirely unprepared.
Harris, Carrie Bad Taste in Boys YA FIC HARRIS
Future physician Kate Grable is horrified when her high school’s football coach gives team members steroids, but the drugs turn players into zombies and Kate must find an antidote before the flesh-eating monsters get to her or her friends.
Harrison, Lisi Monster High YA FIC HARRISON
Frankie Stein was created in a laboratory, and when she enters Mount Hood High School camouflaged as a "normi," all she wants is to fit in, but it takes the help of another new student who believes that everyone should be treated equally before Frankie even has a chance.
Haugen, David, and Musser, Susan Africa YA 960 AFRICA
Opposing View Points Series
Hautman, Pete What Boys Really Want YA FIC HAUTMAN
Lita and Adam are "just friends." They might never agree on what happens in this book but they do manage to give the world a little more insight into what boys and girls are really looking for.
Hiaasen, Carl Flush YA FIC HIAASEN
With their father jailed for sinking a river boat, Noah Underwood and his younger sister, Abbey, must gather evidence that the owner of this floating casino is emptying his bilge tanks into the protected waters around their Florida Keys home.
Hiaasen, Carl Hoot YA FIC HIAASEN
Roy, who is new to his small Florida community, becomes involved in another boy's attempt to save a colony of burrowing owls from a proposed construction site.
Hobbs, Will Crossing the Wire YA FIC HOBBS
Fifteen-year-old Victor Flores journeys north in a desperate attempt to cross the Arizona border and find work in the United States to support his family in central Mexico.
Leavitt, Lindsey Going Vintage YA FIC LEAVITT
"When sixteen-year-old Mallory learns that her boyfriend, Jeremy, is cheating on her with his cyber "wife," she rebels against technology by following her grandmother's list of goals from 1962, with help from her younger sister, Ginnie.
Leavitt, Lindsey Sean Griswold's Head YA FIC LEAVITT
After discovering that her father has multiple sclerosis, fifteen-year-old Payton begins counseling sessions at school, which lead her to become interested in a boy in her biology class, have a falling out with her best friend, develop an interest in bike riding, and eventually allow her to come to terms with life's uncertainties.
Lynch, Chris I Pledge Allegiance: Vietnam Series: Book 1 YA LYNCH
When Rudi—one in a group of four tight-knit 18-and 19-year-old friends in Boston—gets drafted, the rest of the boys honor their pledge to enlist, each joining a different branch of the armed forces. While this all-for-one commitment isn’t beyond belief, Rudi is portrayed as mentally incompetent and is unlikely to have been accepted for service, undercutting the premise.
MacHale, D. J. Sylo YA FIC MACHALE
When everyone is quarantined on a once-peaceful island off the coast of Maine, Tucker questions a secret branch of the military claiming that residents have been infected by a deadly virus.
Meaney, Flynn The Boy Recession YA FIC MEANEY
When all the boys start transferring out of Julius P. Heil High, a lovable slacker becomes a hot commodity much to his best friend's bewilderment.
Murphy, Jim An American Plague : the True and Terrifying Story of the Yellow Fever Epidemic of 1793 YA 614.541097 MURPHY
It's 1793, and there's an invisible killer roaming the streets of Philadelphia. The city's residents are fleeing in fear. This killer has a name--yellow fever--but everything else about it is a mystery. Its cause is unknown and there is no cure. This powerful dramatic account by award-winning author Jim Murphy traces the devastating course of the epidemic.
Myers, Walter Dean Bad Boy: A Memoir YA BIO MYERS
In this memoir Walter Dean Myers travels back to his roots in Harlem during the 1940s and 1950s. Here is the story of one of the strongest voices in young people's literature today.
Myers, Walter Dean Riot YA FIC MYERS
In 1863, fifteen-year-old Claire, the daughter of an Irish mother and a black father, faces ugly truths and great danger when Irish immigrants, enraged by the Civil War and a federal draft, lash out against blacks and wealthy "swells" of New York City.
Park, Linda Sue When My Name Was Keoko YA FIC PARK
With national pride and occasional fear, a brother and sister face the increasingly oppressive occupation of Korea by Japan during World War II, which threatens to suppress Korean culture entirely.
Paulsen, Gary Guts: The True Story Behind Hatchet and the Brian Books YA BIO PAULSEN
The author relates incidents in his life and how they inspired parts of his books about the character, Brian Robeson.
Pierson, D. C. Crap Kingdom YA FIC PIERSON
Tenth-grader Tom Parking's dream of being swept away to a fantasy land where he becomes a hero nearly comes true when he finds himself the Chosen One of a nameless world, the most annoying, least "cool" place in the universe.
Rallison, Janette All's Fair in Love, War, and High School YA FIC RALLISON
When head cheerleader Samantha Taylor does poorly on the SAT exam, she determines that her only hope for college admission is to win the election for student body president, but her razor wit and acid tongue make her better suited to dishing out insults than winning votes.
Rennison, Louise A Midsummer Tights Dream YA FIC RENNISON
Now that Tallulah Casey has been officially admitted to the Dother Hall performing arts program, she knows she must stay focused and ignore the boys at Woolfe Academy if she wants to win this year's grand prize for best student performance.
Rennison, Louise Withering Tights YA FIC RENNISON
Self-conscious about her knobby knees but confident in her acting ability, fourteen-year-old Tallulah spends the summer at a Yorkshire performing arts camp that, she is surprised to learn, is for girls only.
Riordan, Rick The Lost Hero YA FIC RIORDAN
Jason, Piper, and Leo, three students from a school for "bad kids," find themselves at Camp Half-Blood, where they learn that they are demigods and begin a quest to free Hera, who has been imprisoned by Mother Earth herself.
Rudetsky, Seth My Awful Popularity Plan YA FIC RUDETSKY
Chubby, Jewish, and gay high school sophomore Justin Goldblatt plans to become popular by the end of the year, but instead of dating the star quarterback he catches the eye of Becky, the quarterback's girlfriend, while his best friend, Spencer, stops speaking to him.
Sanchez, Alex Getting It YA FIC SANCHEZ
Hoping to impress a sexy female classmate, fifteen-year-old Carlos secretly hires gay student Sal to give him an image makeover, in exchange for Carlos's help in forming a Gay-Straight Alliance at their Texas high school.
Scarrow, Alex Time Riders Series: Book 1 YA FIC SCARROW
Maddy, Liam, and Sal are teenagers from different countries and time periods. They have been selected as "TimeRiders" and sent to a barely pre-9/11 New York to watch for history-changing ripples in the space/time continuum. Though Scarrow attempts to tackle a little too much, he keeps readers entertained throughout this fast-paced read.
Scheier, Leah Secret letters YA FIC SCHEIER
Sixteen-year-old Dora travels to London to meet Sherlock Holmes, who might be her biological father, and ask his help for her cousin who is being blackmailed over some stolen letters, but although Holmes dies before she arrives, a handsome young detective comes to Dora's aid.
Schroder, Monika My Brother's Shadow YA FIC SCHRODER
In 1918 Berlin, Germany, sixteen-year-old Moritz struggles to do what is right on his newspaper job, in his relationship with his mother and sister who are outspoken socialists, and with his brother, who returns from the war physically and emotionally scarred.
Schwab, Victoria The Near Witch YA FIC SCHWAB
Sixteen-year-old Lexi, who lives on an enchanted moor at the edge of the village of Near, must solve the mystery when, the day after a mysterious boy appears in town, children start disappearing.
Smith, Jennifer E. This is What Happy Looks Like YA FIC Smimth
Perfect strangers Graham Larkin and Ellie O'Neill meet online when Graham accidentally sends Ellie an e-mail about his pet pig, Wilbur. The two 17-year-olds strike up an e-mail relationship from opposite sides of the country and don't even know each other's first names. What's more, Ellie doesn't know Graham is a famous actor, and Graham doesn't know about the big secret in Ellie's family tree. When the relationship goes from online to in-person, they find out whether their relationship can be the real thing
Smith, Sherri L. Flygirl YA FIC SMITH
During World War II, a light-skinned African American girl "passes" for white in order to join the Women Airforce Service Pilots.
Spinelli, Jerry Smiles to Go YA FIC SPINELLI
Will Tuppence's life has always been ruled by science and common sense but in ninth grade, shaken up by the discovery that protons decay, he begins to see the entire world differently and gains new perspective on his relationships with his little sister and two closest friends.
Spinelli, Jerry Stargirl YA FIC SPINELLI
In this story about the perils of popularity, the courage of nonconformity, and the thrill of first love, an eccentric student named Stargirl changes Mica High School forever.
Trueman, Terry Seven Days at the Hot Corner YA FIC TRUEMAN
Scott's world is thrown into disarray when his best friend, Travis, reveals that he's gay during the citywide baseball tournament. Now, in addition to worrying about playing well in the seven-day tournament, Scott anxiously awaits the results of an HIV test that he gets in secret: he fears he may have contracted AIDS after a batting cage incident, in which he wound up with Travis's blood on his hands. When Travis's parents kick their son out of the house, thinking he may influence his younger brother, Travis moves in with Scott's family, causing additional tension between the two best friends.
Van de Mieroop, Marc The Ancient Mesopotamian City YA 935.009732 VANDEMIE
Urban history starts in ancient Mesopotamia. In this volume Marc Van de Mieroop examines the evolution of the very earliest cities which, for millennia, inspired the rest of the ancient world.
Van Draanen, Wendelin The Running Dream YA FIC VANDRAAN
When a school bus accident leaves sixteen-year-old Jessica an amputee, she returns to school with a prosthetic limb and her track team finds a wonderful way to help rekindle her dream of running again.
Vernick, Shirley Reva The Blood Lie YA FIC VERNICK
It's 1928, on the eve of Yom Kippur, and 16-year-old Jack Pool is unexpectedly thrust into the spotlight when a young girl vanishes. Unscrupulous smugglers in need of a distraction blame Jack and the rest of the Jewish community in their small upstate New York town, prompting illegal searches and persecution.
Wright, Bil Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy YA FIC WRIGHT
Sixteen-year-old Carlos Duarte is on the verge of realizing his dream of becoming a famous make-up artist, but first he must face his jealous boss at a Macy's cosmetics counter, his sister's abusive boyfriend, and his crush on a punk-rocker classmate.
Zeitlin, Meredith Freshman Year & Other Unnatural Disasters YA FIC ZEITLIN
Smart, occasionally insecure, and ambitious Brooklyn fourteen-year-old Kelsey Finkelstein embarks on her freshman year of high school in Manhattan with the intention of "rebranding" herself, but unfortunately everything she tries to do is a total disaster.