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Just Lucky

by Melanie Florence, read by Michelle Bardach
edition: Audiobook
also available: Paperback eBook
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: orphans & foster homes, girls & women, bullying

 

There’s nothing lucky about your family falling apart.

Lucky loves her grandparents, and they are all the family she really has. True, her grandma forgets things … like turning off the stove, or Lucky’s name. But her grandpa takes such good care of them that Lucky doesn’t realize how bad things are. That is until he’s gone. When her grand …

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Shepherd's Call

by Counios & Gane; Angie Counios & David Gane
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: mysteries & detective stories

Between right and wrong, it's Shepherd's call. Charlie Wolfe vanishes from Tony Shepherd's high school graduation, leaving only a cryptic message asking for help. On his own, Tony must summon all the skills he's learned over the years to find his friend. He'll leave the safety of home and family to face off against old foes and uncover the truth of …

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Other Side

by Heather Camlot
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 16
  • Grade: 7 to 11
tagged: multigenerational, soccer, mysteries & detective stories

Twelve-year-old Liam finds a dead body along the shore at his grandfather's cottage. He can't erase what he's seen and can't focus on anything else, not even the upcoming opportunity of a lifetime to try out for an elite soccer team. Liam believes there is more to the girl's story than her "accidental death" and decides to investigate.

When Liam vis …

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Version Control

by David A. Robertson, illustrated by Scott B. Henderson & Donovan Yaciuk
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 15 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: aboriginal & indigenous, science fiction, mental illness, superheroes

After finding out Mihko reinstated the Reckoner Initiative in Breakdown, Cole and Eva confronted Mihko head-on. But when Eva stumbles across a secret laboratory, she finds her worst nightmares come to life. After a vicious battle with Mihko’s newest test subject leaves Cole close to death, Eva is forced to continue their investigation without him …

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Made in Korea

by Sarah Suk
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover eBook Audiobook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: romantic comedy, asian american, self-esteem & self-reliance

Frankly in Love meets Shark Tank in this feel-good romantic comedy about two entrepreneurial Korean American teens who butt heads—and maybe fall in love—while running competing Korean beauty businesses at their high school.

There’s nothing Valerie Kwon loves more than making a good sale. Together with her cousin Charlie, they run V&C K-BEAUTY …

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A Cruel and Fated Light

by Ashley Shuttleworth, illustrated by Mélanie Delon
edition: eBook
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: contemporary, dark fantasy, paranormal, occult & supernatural

Half-fae Arlo becomes entangled in the courtly intrigue at the Seelie Summer palace as danger for ironborns mounts in this gripping sequel to A Dark and Hollow Star that’s The Cruel Prince meets City of Bones.

After thwarting the man behind the gruesome ironborn murders—and breaking several fae laws to do so—all Arlo wants is a quiet summer. …

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The Backbone of Night

Book Two in The Automatic Age Saga

by GMB Chomichuk
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: dystopian

There may be nowhere to go during the Automatic Age. The autovolts have swept the earth clean of most of its human inhabitants and Kerion fears that his son will grow up a lonely anomaly on an earth free of people. Time is running out for Kerion: the prosthetics that keep him alive are breaking down. What will happen if his son Barry must grow up a …

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