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Watching Traffic

by Jane Ozkowski
edition: eBook
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: self-esteem & self-reliance, new experience, general (see also headings under family)

Emily has finally finished high school in the small town where she has lived her whole life. At last, she thinks, her adult life can begin.

But what if you have no idea what you want your new life to look like? What then?

While Lincoln gets ready to go backpacking in Australia, Melissa packs for university on the east coast, and a new guy named Tyler …

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Sarah Martin Mysteries 2-Book Bundle

The Whole, Entire, Complete Truth / The Law of Three

by Caroline Rennie-Pattison
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: mysteries & detective stories, loners & outcasts, self-esteem & self-reliance

Sarah Martin isn’t the only outsider in her small Muskoka community. Life gets a whole lot more interesting for Sarah when she uncovers mysteries that need solving. This two-book collection of Sarah Martin Mysteries includes:

The Whole, Entire, Complete Truth
When Sarah discovers a poaching ring on a neighbouring farm in her small Muskoka town, sh …

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Broken Prince

A Novel

by Erin Watt
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 17
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: contemporary, blended families

These Royals will ruin you…

 

From wharf fights and school brawls to crumbling lives inside glittery mansions, one guy tries to save himself.

 

Reed Royal has it all—looks, status, money. The girls at his elite prep school line up to date him, the guys want to be him, but Reed never gave a damn about anyone but his family until Ella Harper walked i …

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The Pact

by Amanda West Lewis
edition: Paperback
  • age: 11 to 18
  • Grade: 6 to 12
tagged: military & wars

This vivid historical novel follows the life of young Peter Gruber — ten years old at the outbreak of World War Two in 1939 — and explores how an intelligent, sensitive youth responds to the propaganda and posturing of the Nazis. It also provides insights into the realities of living in a country at war, a country that suffers increasing waves …

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Every Never After

read by Lesley Livingston
also available: Paperback Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
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It's happening again!

Despite their vow to each other at the end of Once Every Never, best friends Clare and Allie once more find themselves in trouble—and travelling in time. Indulging in a low-key vacation at Glastonbury Tor, taking part in an archaeological dig while soaking up the sights of summertime England, the girls have promised each oth …

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Once Every Never

read by Lesley Livingston
also available: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 11
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Clarinet Reid is a pretty typical teenager. On the surface. She's smart, but a bit of slacker; outgoing, but just a little insecure; not exactly a mischief-maker…but trouble tends to find her wherever she goes. Also? She unwittingly carries a centuries-old Druid Blood Curse running through her veins.

Now, with a single thoughtless act, what start …

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Before We Go Extinct

A Novel

by Karen Rivers
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: suicide

Grief can sometimes feel like being caught in the jaws of a great white shark.
J.C., who goes by the nickname Sharky, has been having a hard time ever since his best friend died in front of him in what might or might not have been an accident. Shell-shocked, Sharky spends countless hours holed up in his room, obsessively watching documentaries abo …

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The Darkest Magic

by Morgan Rhodes
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: epic, paranormal, occult & supernatural, siblings

In the second installment of New York Times bestselling author Morgan Rhodes's highly acclaimed Falling Kingdoms spin-off series, danger looms and the mystery deepens as two warring evils vie for possession of one elusive, powerful book.

Modern-day Toronto: Sisters Crystal and Becca Hatcher are reunited after reclaiming the Bronze Codex and narrowly …

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Turing Machinists

by M. E. Reid
edition: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: music, marriage & divorce, disabilities & special needs

At seventeen, Del’s world seems to be falling apart. He’s managed his Asperger’s well, has a solid group of friends in his special needs class at school, and even manages to get by among people who don’t understand his brand of communication. But his parents are splitting up, and Del is certain he can save his family. To do it, he decides h …

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