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No More Pranks

by Monique Polak
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover Paperback eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: marine life, environment, values & virtues

Pete likes to play pranks. It doesn't matter what it is as long as it gets a laugh. When he impersonates his vice-principal on a radio call-in show, he goes too far and is suspended from school. Pete's parents send him to spend the summer working with his uncle, a whale-watching guide in a tourist town far from the city. When a whale is injured by …

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The Jagged Circle

by Shelley Peterson
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: horses, mysteries & detective stories, runaways

A spine-tingling adventure with as many twists and turns as a steeplechase course.

The Jagged Circle is full of suspense and a perfect book for horse lovers.” — Amber Marshall, equestrian and star of CBC's Heartland

It’s spring break and Evangeline Gibb is bored, stuck at her Gran Mary’s farm mucking stalls while her friends are away on va …

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The Brilliant Dark

The Realms of Ancient, Book 3

by S.M. Beiko
edition: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 17
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: contemporary, paranormal, occult & supernatural, mythical creatures, urban life

 

“A storyline with twists aplenty.” — Kirkus Reviews

The highly anticipated final installment in the action-packed fantasy series that New York Times #1 bestselling author Kelley Armstrong calls “a thrilling tale”

Now in paperback!

It’s been seven years since the Denizens, people with elemental powers, were unmasked, and seven years since …

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The Stone of Sorrow

by Brooke Carter
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: epic, mythical creatures, wizards & witches

In a land of myth and ice, seventeen-year-old Runa Unnursdóttir is not the runecaster her clan has been hoping for. She spends her days daydreaming of sailing away and exploring the world instead of studying the runes and learning her spells. The villagers consider her odd, in looks and in manner. She’s nothing like her talented sister, Sýr, ke …

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Prairie Fire

by E.K. Johnston
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: mythical creatures, contemporary, alternative history

Dragons terrorize modern day North America in this brilliant follow-up to the critically acclaimed Story of Owen.

Seventeen-year-old dragon slayer Owen and his bard, Siobhan, are set to join the Oil Watch, the international organization charged with protecting the world from the vicious, carbon emission-eating creatures.

Owen is destined by birth to …

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Children of the Bloodlands

The Realms of Ancient, Book 2

by S.M. Beiko
edition: Paperback
also available: Hardcover eBook
  • age: 13 to 17
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: contemporary, paranormal, occult & supernatural, urban life, mythical creatures

 

Now in paperback!

“This action-packed Canadian animal fantasy trilogy is recommended for its unique mythology and diverse characters.” — School Library Journal

Three months after the battle of Zabor, the five friends that came together to defeat her have been separated. Burdened with the Calamity Stone she acquired in Scion of the Fox, Roan h …

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