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Title: New Books in the CHS Library

New Books in the CHS Library
Melanie Stryder refuses to give possession of her
mind to invading soul who has been given her body
to take over. The Wanderer has visions from
Melanie's mind of Melanies boyfriend, Jared,
whom she has never met but makes a resistant
Melanie search
Fic Mey
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The Adoration of Jenna Fox
17 year- old Jenna Fox awakens after a year in a
coma to find herself in a lifeand a bodythat
she doesn't quite recognize. Her parents tell her
that she's been in an accident, but much of her
past identity and current situation remain a
mystery to her - until she learns a startling
Fic Pea
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In 2140 England, where drugs enable people to
live forever and children are illegal, teenaged
Anna, an obedient "Surplus" training to become a
house servant, has her world view challenged. She
meets Peter and discovers that her birth parents
are trying to find her
Fic Mal
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This book presents sections of Rachel Scott's
diaries, showing her virtues and struggles as a
deeply religious teen, as well as narration and
reflection by the parents of this student who was
killed in the 1999 Columbine High School massacre
248.8 Sco
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In the sequel to the City of Bones, Clary
continues trying to make sense of the events in
her life as she becomes further involved with the
Shadowhunters in their pursuit of demons, and
she discovers some terrifying truths about her
parents, her brother Jace, and her boyfriend
Fic Cla
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Robert Johnson sold his soul to the devil for
blues music skills in 1931, and was murdered 7
years later. He reappears in 1992 on the Spokane
Indian Reservation and meets Thomas
Builds-the-Fire, who starts Coyote Springs, an
all-Indian Religious rock-and-roll band.
Fic Ale
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In the Land of Invisible Women
British-born, American-educated doctor Qanta A.
Ahmed details her experiences working as a doctor
in Saudi Arabia, focusing on the plight of women
in the country and what she came to understand
about Islam from her interactions with the
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Nineteen-year-old Mary Boulton struggles to
survive alone in the wild after fleeing west from
the law and hiding from her two revenge seeking
brothers-in-law for killing her husband.
Fic Ada
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Desperate to improve his standing with the girls
at Zummer High, Leon Sanders--a junior--seems to
be making headway with his long-time crush Amy
Green, but when he starts to get to know a social
pariah named Melody Sanders, Leon begins to see
beyond Melody's disfigurement
Fic Kat
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Host Club Graphic Novel Series
Haruhi, a scholarship student at the exclusive
Ouran High School, accidentally breaks an
expensive vase belonging to the all-male Host
Club and is forced to work for them as a boy to
repay her debt.
GN Hat
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Before graduating from his Central Florida high
school, Quentin "Q" Jacobsen basks in the
predictability of his life until the beautiful
and exciting Margo Spiegelman, Q's neighbor and
classmate, takes him on a midnight adventure and
then mysteriously disappears.
Fic Gre
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My Most Excellent Year
Three teenagers in Boston narrate their
experiences of a year of new friendships, first
loves, and coming into their own.
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Presumbably, the only witness to the horrific and
bloody murder of his entire family, a teenage boy
must outwit not only the mental health
professionals determined to cure his delusion,
but also the demonic forces only he can see.
Fic Sha
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This is a collection of twelve short stories by
Stephen King on the theme of relationships,
including new stories and previously released
material such as "The Gingerbread Girl," "The
Things They Left Behind," and "The Cat from
SC Kin
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Tide Lords Book 1
Cayal, the Prince of the Tide Lord Tarot,
survives a hanging and announces his true
identity, and when Arkady Desean, an expert on
legends, is sent by the King's Spymaster to
investigate, she finds herself believing Cayal's
Fic Fal
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The Ice Queen
A small town librarian lives a quiet life without
much excitement. One day, she mutters an idle
wish and, while standing in her house, is struck
by lightning. But instead of ending her life,
this cataclysmic event sparks it into a new
Fic Hof
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Kevin is uncomfortable with the publicity about
his act of accidental heroism, but when a
reporter photographs him apparently being
unpatriotic, he speaks out and encourages people
to think about what the symbols of freedom really
Fic Lyg
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Seventeen-year-old Harper Evans hopes to escape
the effects of her father's divorce on her family
and friendships by volunteering her summer to
build a house in a small Tennessee town
devastated by a tornado.
Fic Rei
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Li Cunxin, a principal dancer with the Houston
Ballet, explains how his childhood of poverty in
China changed when he was selected by Madame Mao
to attend the dance academy in Beijing. He also
tells how his devotion to Communism was shaken
during his first visit to the U.S.
921 Cun
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The Dead and the Gone
After a meteor hits the moon and sets off a
series of horrific climate changes,
seventeen-year-old Alex Morales must take care of
his sisters alone in the chaos of New York City.
Fic Pfe
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Bored and lonely after his family moves from
Berlin to a place called "Out-With" in 1942,
Bruno, the son of a Nazi officer, befriends a boy
in striped pajamas who lives behind a wire fence.
Fic Boy
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Alex Cross' investigation of a series of murders
in Washington, D.C., leads him to an underground
gang of teenage thugs headed by a warlord known
as the Tiger. When the Tiger's trail leads to
Nigeria, Cross knows he must follow in what turns
out to be the most challenging hunt of his career.
Fic Cro
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When two of 16 year-old Pete's classmates
disappear from a carnival the same night, he is a
suspect, but his own investigation implicates
other old friends he was with that evening--and a
tough, knife-wielding enemy determined to keep
him quiet.
Fic Bro
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In a world where some people are born with
extreme and often-feared skills called Graces,
Katsa struggles for redemption from her own
horrifying Grace of killing and teams up with
another young fighter to save their land from a
corrupt king.
Fic Cas
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Instead of applying to colleges Brianna
Pelletier, a mathematically-gifted high school
senior with cystic fibrosis, decides to dwell on
her own mortality and the unfairness of life
until one day she discovers a new kind of math,
and her eyes are open to possibilities.
Fic Hal
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Set in New York City at the beginning of the
American Revolution, Chains addresses the price
of freedom both for a nation and for individuals.
Isabel tells the story of her life as a slave.
Fic And
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Jack begins to uncover some unsuspected talents
in himself after he and his friends, the clever,
imaginative Weezy and her brother Eddie, discover
a corpse deep in the mysterious Pine Barrens near
their New Jersey town.
Fic Wil
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A girl who has been brought up in near isolation
is thrown into a twisted web of family secrets
and religious fundamentalism when her mother dies
and she goes to live with relatives she never
knew she had.
Fic Mel
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Zoey Redbird's life at the House of Night school
for vampires gets a lot tougher when she loses
all three of her boyfriends, and her group of
friends turns against her. That makes all the
more difficult to get anyone to listen when she
discovers Neferet has declared war on humans.
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Computer science professor Randy Pausch, who was
diagnosed with terminal cancer, discusses how to
overcome obstacles in one's life and achieve
one's dreams.
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After Elizabeth Hollands death, all of New York
speculates about her demise and wonders what role
her mischievous sister, Diana, and notorious
Henry Schoonmaker played in the events leading up
to her downfall.
Fic God
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A year after her older sister Zoe's murder, 15
year-old Echo is still struggling to put her life
back together. When Zoe's boyfriend gives Echo
Zoe's diary, Echo finds a connection with her
sister and learns some surprising secrets Zoe was
Fic Noe
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Accepted as a new vampire at the House of Night
school and receiving special powers by a goddess,
16 year old Zoey Montgomery discovers one of her
peers is misusing her powers. She must decide
what is the right thing to do
Fic Cas
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Rubys father left her sister, Cora, left and
her alcoholic mother leaves, too. Ruby is alone
until Social Services finds out. Cora swoops in
and, suddenly, Ruby finds herself living with
Cora and her wealthy brother-in-law, attending
private school, and wondering just where she fits
in. .
Fic Des
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Logan Thibault, a U.S. Marine in Iraq, discovers
a photograph of a smiling woman. He begins to
view the photograph as a lucky charm. Back in the
United States, he eventually tracks down the
single mother in North Carolina, finding himself
unexpectedly caught up in a romance with THE
Fic Spa
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Schuyler Van Alen, growing comfortable with
newfound vampire powers, seeks her grandfather in
Italy. Back in New York plans are being completed
for the fabulous Four Hundred Ball, to be
followed by an elite, teens-only event at which
masks hide a terrible secret. ( Blue Bloods Novel
Fic DeL
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In October, 1942, seventeen-year-old Helmuth
Hübener, imprisoned for distributing anti-Nazi
leaflets, recalls his past life and how he came
to dedicate himself to bring the truth about
Hitler and the war to the German people.
Fic Bar
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After a tsunami destroys all they have ever
known, Mau, an island boy, and Daphne, an
aristocratic English girl, together with a small
band of refugees, set about rebuilding their
community and all the things that are important
in their lives.
Fic Pra
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Contains eight short stories, largely centered on
themes of family and friendship, including the
title story, "Unaccustomed Earth," in which Ruma,
a young mother, is visited by herfather in
Fic Lah
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Former child star Cilla McGowan returns to the
Blue Ridge Mountain area to restore her
grandmother's farmhouse, which began to fall into
ruin after the woman's death but after Cilla
discovers a secret pile of unsigned letters in
the attic, she encounters a series of personal
Fic Rob
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Jane, who spends a lot of time alone as a child
while her mother works as head of a Broadway
theater company, develops a friendship with an
imaginary man named Michael, and meets him again
when she is in her thirties.
Fic Pat
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Sometimes finding your own voice is a matter of
listening to the heart... Jodi Picoult's powerful
novel portrays an marriage that changes course in
one moment - and changes again when those
involved learn to see the world and themselves in
each others eyes.
Fic Pic
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Inside Out
A sixteen-year-old with schizophrenia is caught
up in the events surrounding an attempted robbery
by two other teens who eventually hold him
Fic Tru
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Anne Dunne takes her three children--one who is
suicidal, one who is a drug user, and one who is
withdrawn--on a sailing trip hoping they can
reconnect as a family, but dangerous weather and
an someone wants them dead threaten to ruin her
Fic Pat
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Writer Monte Becket, leaves his family behind in
Minnesota in 1915 to join Glendon Hale, an aging
train robber, on a journey in search of the wife
he abandoned nearly two decades earlier--pursued
by ex-Pinkerton detective Charles Siringo every
step of the way
Fic Eng
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Two couples, newly graduated from college, are in
Cancun when a new friend persuades them to
accompany him into the jungle to find his brother
who left with an archaeological team in search
of ruins, and they do not realize until it is too
late that they are trapped.
Fic Smi
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In 1911, a farm family is killed in Pluto, North
Dakota, and 3 Ojibwe are lynched for the murders.
There is no evidence of their guilt and years
later, the events of the crime reverberate among
the descendants of those involved.
Fic Erd
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As fifteen-year-old Devon begins mid-year at a
new prestigious prep school, he is plagued by
compulsions such as the need to sort things into
groups of four.
Fic Mar
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  • . Whether we're winning or losing, Tedy Bruschi
    handles himself so well, others can't help but
    follow him. The way he practices and plays forces
    teammates become better players the way he
    demands hustle and toughness forces everyone to
    be better leaders and the way he carries himself
    inspires better people.. This made his return
    from a stroke to playing on Oct.30, 2005 against
    Buffalo all the more electrifying This is his

921 Bru
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Cole Matthews returns to civilization after his
year of exile in the Alaskan wilderness ready to
face high school again. When school bullies begin
to target his friend, Peter, Cole feels his rage
once again coming to the surface and worries high
school may prove harder to survive than the
Fic Mic
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Death note Vol. 1
Light Yagumi comes across a Death Note dropped by
a Shinigami death god and vows to use this power
to rid the world of evil but when criminals
start dropping dead, the great detective is sent
to track down the killer.
Fic Ohb
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Told in alternating chapters, this he said/she
said romance is a funny roller coaster of a story
about one date over one very long night, with two
teenagers who are just trying to figure out who
they want to be.
Fic Coh
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Daniel has followed in his parents' footsteps as
the Alien Hunter, exterminating beings on The
List of Alien Outlaws on Terra Firma, but when he
faces his first of the top ten outlaws, the very
existence Earth and another planet are at stake.
Fic Pat
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Eragon tries to uphold the oath he made to save
Katrina from King Galbatorix, while being pulled
in different directions by the needs of the
Varden, elves, and dwarves--all of whom need his
help and strength to overcome the tyranny of the
Fic Pao
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Hairdresser Deborah Rodriguez details her
experiences in post-Taliban Afghanistan,
discussing the opening of her beauty school and
recalls the personal stories of various women who
overcame obstacles to obtain an education in
305.48 Rod
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The Noah Confessions
Instead of a car for her sixteenth birthday,
Lynnie receives a manuscript from her father in
which her deceased mother writes about family
secrets, helping Lynnie to understand more about
her parents and the complexity of growing up.
Fic Hal
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"Izzy" Spellman, private investigator, may have a
past littered with romantic mistakes, and
creative vandalism, but she's good at her job as
a licensed private investigator with the family
firm, Spellman Investigations. Invading people's
privacy comes naturally to the Spellmans. If only
they could leave their work at the office.
Fic Lut
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Like a modern-day Cyrano de Bergerac, Elisa
ghostwrites love notes for the boys in her
school. But when Elisa falls for Theo Moses,
things change fast. Theo asks Elisa for verses to
court the lovely Lila-whose jealousy of Elisa
becomes a problem for all of them
Fic Kep
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Sheff's story tells of his teenage son's
addiction to meth in this real-time chronicle of
the shocking descent into substance abuse and the
family's gradual emergence into hope
Fic She
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  • This memoir traces a successful writers growing
    up as the 2nd daughter in a family loyal and
    loving - but dysfunctional, always on the run,
    and making poor choice after poor choice. Walls'
    father, an alcoholic, and her mother, an
    "adventure seeker", cared for their children, but
    provided little for them except a spirit of

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The Third Angel
The lives of three women of different generations
are united by tragic love, a ghost that haunts a
London hotel, and their quest to find the Third
Angel that can restore their faith.
Fic Hof
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In Mallory, New York, as five sisters, aged
eleven to seventeen, deal with assorted problems,
conflicts, fears, and yearnings, a mysterious
middle-aged man watches them, fascinated,
deciding which one he likes the best.
Fic Maz
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In his intriguing rags-to-not-quite-riches
tale, Coste (Hey...I'm Just the Catcher) relates
his long struggle to make it into the major
leagues. Lacking a big college pedigree, he
bounced around in independent baseball before
enduring an extended stretch in the minors
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While Undine is away in Greece, Trout's obsession
to learn whatever he can about her powers leads
him to Maxine Haddon, a woman who will do
anything to obtain the magic his friend
Fic Rus
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Mysterious, and breathtakingly beautiful, this
coming-of-age supernatural mystery is like no
other. A girl named Undine unleashes a powerful
magic upon herself and those around her as she
tries to find the father she thought was dead.
Fic Rus
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In The Aeneid, Virgil's hero fights to claim the
king's daughter, Lavinia, with whom he is to
found an empire. Lavinia herself never speaks a
word in the poem. Now, Ursula K. LeGuin gives her
a voice in a novel. Lavinia now tells what Virgil
did not the story of her life, and of the love
of her life.
Fic LeG
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  • 19 year- old Martha travels to Oregon in 1917,
    hoping to be hired by local ranchers to tame
    their wild horses. When George Bliss and his wife
    invite Martha into their home for the winter, she
    forms a special bond with the ranch's horses, and
    the many people she meets while caring for them.

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On New Earth, a world based on a video
role-playing game, fourteen-year-old Erik
pursuades his friends to aid him in some unusual
gambits in order to save Erik's father from exile
and safeguard the futures of each of their
Fic Kos
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Frankie Landau-Banks attempts to take over a
secret, all-male society at her exclusive prep
school, and her antics with the group soon draw
some unlikely attention and have unexpected
consequences that could change her life forever
Fic Loc
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Revolution is Not a Dinner Party
Drawing from her childhood experience, the author
brings hope and humor to this fascinating story
of a young girl growing up and fighting to
survive during the Cultural Revolution in China.
Fic Com
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Bernie and Winifred face a long distance
relationship when their plans to attend college
together are ruined by Bernie's mothers death,
and Winifred decides to attend the University of
California at Santa Barbara. She loses her
identity in order to fit in. He stays in New
Jersey, and stays independent and anything but
Fic Hob
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In the beginning volume of a series by author
Scott Westerfeld, Jess Day learns that she is one
of a group of people who have special abilities
that help them fight ancient creatures living in
an hour hidden at midnight creatures that seem
determined to destroy her.
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Fic Wes
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The Fortunes of Indigo Skye
Eighteen-year-old Indigo is looking forward to
becoming a full-time waitress after high school
graduation, but her life is turned upside down by
a large check given to her by a customer who
appreciates that she cares enough to scold him
about smoking.
Fic Cal
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Eva Khatchadourian has been plagued by guilt and
denial since her son shot and killed 7 of his
classmates 2 years earlier. As she tries to come
to terms with her son's actions, she examines the
choices she made when raising him and wonders
where she went wrong.
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After a nasty fall, Naomi realizes that she has
no memory of the last four years and finds
herself reassessing every aspect of her life.
Fic Zev
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Let the Northern Lights Erase Your Name
On the day of her father's funeral, Clarissa
Iverton is shocked to learn that the man she
called her dad was not her biological father
after all, and sets out to learn the truth about
her past.
Fic Vid
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High school senior Jamie Carcaterra tries to win
a scholarship by writing about her experiences as
a fat girl in today's high school culture. As she
opens her life up to the criticism of her
classmates and the media, she wonders if she is
being truly honest with herself.
Fic Vau
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Thrown out by her abusive mom, Maybe struggles
to survive on the streets of New York with
homeless teens who become a family in the asphalt
jungle. This is a story about people we like to
pretend dont exist.
Fic Str
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Fiercely independent Josie is cooler-than-cool,
has her life going just the way she likes it, and
certainly doesn't have the time--or desire--to
fall in love. That is until Carson Gold persists
in getting her attention.
Fic Vai
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From the author of the acclaimed "Keeper" comes a
powerfully moving, Carnegie Medal-winning story
about love, lies, and secrets set against the
daily fear and horror of Nazi-occupied Holland.
Fic Pee
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Bransen Garibond, in search of his father,
journeys to the land of Vanguard, where he plays
a central role in a war against the cruel leader
Ancient Bradden
Fic Sal
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Snow Flower and Secret Fan
Friends Snow Flower and Lily find solace in their
bond as they face isolation, arranged marriages,
loss, and motherhood in nineteenth-century China
Fic See
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Sophie has been frail since her birth, but
discovers her strength during a journey through
Mexico, where the orphan her family hopes to
adopt was born, and to Guatemala, where her
boyfriend hopes to find his mother and plans to
Fic Res
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Breathe My Name
Frances Robinson lives a life, far from her
horrifying past. When she was a child, her mother
smothered her three sisters. Frances survived,
but her mother has just been released from prison
. . . and she wants to see Frances.
Fic Nel
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High school junior D. J. Schwenk staggers under
the weight of caring for her badly injured
brother, her responsibilities on the farm, a
changing relationship with her friend Brian, and
her own athletic aspirations.
Fic Mur
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Alex Rider crash lands off the coast of Australia
where he is recruited by the Australian Secret
Service to infiltrate one of the ruthless gangs
operating across South East Asia. In the midst of
his mission, Alex discovers information about his
parents' murder
Fic Hor
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In this sequel to Vegan Virgin Valentine ,
Viviennes latest boyfriend, Sam, seems to be
different from her past relationships. When her
feelings scare her, V makes a mistake that
destroys their relationship and sends her on a
cross-country journey of self discovery.
Fic Mac
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Taken to Antarctica by the man she thinks of as
her uncle Symone--a troubled teen, discovers that
he is dangerously obsessed with seeking Symme's
Hole, an opening that supposedly leads into the
center of the Earth.
Fic McC
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A breathtaking new story from the astonishing
imagination of James Patterson a girl who can
fly has to save herself from the scientists who
want to control her--and maybe save the world in
the process.
Fic Pat
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While on a field trip, five outcasts--who
normally never participate in school
activities--are transported to a different
dimension and must try to return to reality.
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Seventeen-year-old Aislinn, who has the rare
ability to see fairies, is drawn against her will
into a centuries-old battle by Keenan, the
terrifying but alluring Summer King, who
determines that she must become his queen and
save summer from perishing.
Fic Mar
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Mara's niece, who is only one-year-younger, moves
in bringing conflict between the two teenagers
because of their opposite personalities.
Fic Mac
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A "geek" who keeps a list of the high school
jocks and others who torment him, and pours his
energy into creating a great graphic novel,
encounters Kyra, Goth Girl, who helps change his
outlook on almost everything, including himself
Fic Lyg
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Brave New Girl
Marginalized by her peers, and her parents, and
mourning the loss of her older brother who
disappeared when she was a child, Doreen finds
solace in her love of music and in her best
friend,Ted. Then her older sister starts dating
someone Doreen develops feelings for.
Fic Lun
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The Underworld See
Eight months after switching places with Alaric,
Naia begins to wonder if their parallel universes
can merge, and searches for Aldous, who she hopes
can answer her questions
Fic Law
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In the finale of the Dreamhunter series, Tziga
Hame disappears. His daughter knows that the art
of projecting dreams has turned sour--leaving a
puzzle only she can unravel, a puzzle having to
do with the very nature of the Place itself.
Fic Kno
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In a story based on Shakespeare's Hamlet, Ophelia
tells of her life in the court at Elsinore, her
love for Prince Hamlet, and her escape from the
violence in Denmark
Fic Kle
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Physically and emotionally disabled after a
construction accident, Edgar Freemantle becomes
an amazingly successful artist in a brief span of
time but not without horrifying and inevitable
Fic Kin
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With her trademark humor, the author of "Alice, I
Think" brings life and laughter to a remarkable
story of horses and heartbreak, relationships,
mixed signals, and the soul-searching that
sometimes takes two.
Fic Jub
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Harlan's a popular kid and Manny's a geek. But
something strange is happening to both of them.
It's a journey that eventually leads downtown,
where a secret lies at the intersection of Grand
and Humble.
Fic Har
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Billionaire Carl Trudeau, upset over a shocking
verdict against his company and convinced that
the Supreme Court will not be friendly to his
appeal, decides to purchase a seat on the Court
by recruiting, manipulating, marketing, and
molding an unsuspecting young candidate.
Fic Gri
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In 1899 Manhattan, the drowning of beautiful
Elizabeth Holland, daughter of New York society's
ruling family, brings to the surface the
scandalous behavior of several teenagers.
Fic God
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While on summer vacation, fifteen-year-old Hal
begins to hear thoughts his sister is having,
even though she is in a comatose state in a
hospital back home.He discovers the truth behind
the accident that put her there.
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Billie Standish Was Here
The river jeopardizes the levee and most of the
town leaves but Miss Lydia, an elderly neighbor,
and Billie form a friendship that withstands
tragedy and time.
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  • One Whole and Perfect Day

As her irritating, eccentric family prepares to
celebrate her grandfather's eightieth birthday,
sixteen-year-old Lily wants just one whole
perfect day together
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Mistik Lake
After her mother leaves Odella and her family in
Manitoba and moves to Iceland with another man,
she dies there, and the family finally learns
some of the many secrets that have haunted them
for two generations
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Fifteen-year-old Moo Nelson, shy, overweight, and
bullied by his classmates, finds his life
spinning out of control after he witnesses a car
chase and a fight that results in a murder
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In a future where most people have computer
implants in their heads to control their
environment, a boy meets an unusual girl who is
in serious trouble. (National Book Award Nominee)
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Joe, an English boy from the right side of the
tracks, is poised to get everything he has ever
wanted, but he risks it all when he falls for
Candy, and is drawn into her seedy, dangerous
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The world of uglies, pretties, and specials is
over. Now, its about fame. In the new book in
Westerfields "New York Times" bestselling Uglies
series, everyones social status is monitored and
rated. It is a world where anyone can be a
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Covert counter terrorism agent Scot Harvath sets
out to find a Guantanamo released assassin who is
wreaking havoc on the world and those closest to
Harvath, despite the orders to stay out of the
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Witch-in-training Tiffany Aching accidentally
interrupts the Dance of the Seasons and awakens
the interest of the elemental spirit of Winter,
forcing her to turn to the six-inch-high,
sword-wielding, sheep-stealing Wee Free Men to
put the seasons aright.
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When his younger brother is diagnosed with
leukemia, Steven tries to deal with his
complicated emotions, his school life, and his
desire to support his family.
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Alex Cross rejoins the police force to face the
most diabolical villain he has ever
encountered--a serial killer with a hunger for
mega-celebrity. It becomes clear to Alex that he
is after a genius of terror who has Washington,
D.C., on a string.
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A sixteen-year-old Portland, Oregon skateboarder,
whose parents are going through a difficult
divorce, is engulfed by guilt and confusion when
he accidentally kills a security guard at a train
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This first novel in a series featuring a new
generation of McKettrick men introduces Jesse
McKettrick, whose Indian Rock ties run deep. The
Triple M Ranch is in his blood, but with his land
at stake, he won't get involved in Cheyenne
Bridges' scheme
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Erin and her family must somehow find a way to
let go when her sister Amy is involved in a
terrible accident. The second novel explores the
complexities not only of accepting unexpected
loss, but also the need to move on.
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In his first book for young adults, the author of
"White City Blue"--winner of the Whitbread First
Novel Award--tells a chilling story set in a
dystopian future about a heroic girl, who is
prepared to risk everything in the pursuit of
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High school sophomore Lucy Norton's life is
turned upside down when her father remarries and
moves Lucy to Long Island, where she finds
herself trapped in a Cinderella story with a
wicked stepmother, two evil stepsisters, and a
dashing prince who could make all Lucy's dreams
come true.
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When seventeen-year-old Ginny receives a packet
of mysterious envelopes from her favorite aunt,
she leaves New Jersey to criss-cross Europe on a
sort of scavenger hunt that transforms her life.
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In a powerful sequel to Crank, Kristina is
determined to manage her addiction to crack, but
when she is unable to manage her use of the drug
and the pull becomes too strong, her greatest
fears are quickly realized.
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The Gathering
The death of Liam Hegarty, found drowned in the
sea at Brighton, England, sparks a crisis in the
life of his sister Veronica, who goes to bring
Liam home to Dublin where the Hegarty clan is
gathering to mourn and remember.
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Blue Bloods
Schuyler Van Alen, a loner at a prestigious New
York City private school, sets out to learn the
secrets of the Blue Bloods, an ancient group of
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Rocker Judas Coyne, pays a thousand dollars for a
suit said to be inhabited by the owner's ghost,
and learns only after the angry spirit arrives
that he has been set up by the family of his last
girlfriend who committed suicide. Author Joe Hill
is the son of Steven King
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After losing an important game for his team, NFL
backup quarterback Rick Dockery is fired, but his
agent finds him an opportunity to play for the
Panthers of Parma, and even though he has never
been to Europe, he moves to Italy hoping for a
second chance
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Ninety-year-old Jacob Jankowski finds himself
haunted by memories of his past in the circus and
the freaks, exotic animals, and other people he
encountered as a performer
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U.S. counterterrorism operative Mitch Rapp rushes
to pull the world back from the brink of nuclear
war when Iran blames the U.S. and Israel for an
attack that has left a radioactive bomb and
environmental disaster in the middle of Iran's
second largest city
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Before I Die
A terminally ill teenaged girl makes and carries
out a list of things to do before she dies.
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Howie Traveler finally gets a shot at baseball
stardom when he is offered a job as manager of
the Cleveland Indians, but soon learns his lofty
dreams of mastering America's favorite pastime
are unrealistic as he deals with his superstar
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Things Not Seen
When fifteen-year-old Bobby wakes up and finds
himself invisible, he and his parents and his new
blind friend Alicia try to find out what caused
his condition and how to reverse it.
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Looking For J. J.
Jennifer Jones, a young woman recently released
from prison for killing her friend six years
earlier, attempts to start a new life with a new
identity, but soon learns it is impossible to
escape from the past.
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Follows the experiences of Mr. March, the father
in Louisa May Alcott's "Little Women," as he
witnesses the cruelty and racism of both Northern
and Southern soldiers and the harsh realities of
Civil War.
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This is the spectacular story of Jor-El and Lara
(Superman's parents), General Zod and his
uprising, Braniac and his miniaturized Krypton
city, and two desperate parents faced with the
end of the world.
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When Ruben and Jed find a dead body on the Rhode
Island shore, they are certain it has something
to do with smuggling liquor. Suddenly, the boys
find themselves caught in a war between two
Prohibition gangs.
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A graphic novel that relates the life
experiences, from birth to his start in boarding
school, of a Muslim boy growing up on a rubber
plantation in rural Malaysia.
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  • With the help of a golem, two teenaged thieves
    try to survive on the city island of Orokos,
    where unpredictable probability storms
    continually change both the landscape and the

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The Rules of Survival
Seventeen-year-old Matthew recounts his attempts,
starting at a young age, to free himself and his
sisters from the grip of their emotionally and
physically abusive mother.
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Dragons of the Highlord Skies
Kitiara is forced into hiding when Emperor
Ariakas believes she arranged the assassination
of Highlord Verminaard, while her rival, Laurana,
travels to Icereach with Sturm, Flint,
Tasslehoff, and three knights in search of the
fabled dragon orb that could save Solamnia.
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