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Hive, The

by Barry Lyga; Morgan Baden, created by Jennifer Beals & Tom Jacobson
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: dystopian, computers & digital media, apocalyptic & post-apocalyptic

A Winner of People Magazine's Best Books for Fall 2019.

New York Times bestselling authors Barry Lyga and Morgan Baden have teamed up for the first time to create a novel that's gripping, terrifying and more relevant every day.

Cassie McKinney has always believed in the Hive.

Social media used to be out of control, after all. People were torn apart b …

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The Gamer's Guide to Getting the Girl

by Kristine Scarrow
edition: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: computers & digital media

Strategy is everything when it comes to gaming — and girls.

Zach is used to living in a world of legendary battles, epic journeys, and life-or-death situations. As a gamer, he is hard-wired for adventure, even though it’s from the comfort of his parents’ couch. But nothing has prepared him for battling the biggest storm in Saskatchewan’s hi …

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Cinders

by Mette Bach
edition: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 4
tagged: lgbt, music, bullying, computers & digital media, blended families, adaptations

Seventeen-year-old Ash has been living with her mother in her mother's boyfriend's house, along with his daughter Mimi and son Noah. When Ash's mother dies, Ash stays so she can attend a high school with a top coding program. But her stepsiblings take advantage of Ash's precarious living situation, with Mimi posting embarrassing pictures of Ash onl …

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Charming

by Mette Bach
edition: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 4
tagged: lgbt, music, bullying, adaptations, computers & digital media

Seventeen-year-old Char has studied music, but didn't think of it as a future until she posted a video of herself singing and it went viral. So now, instead of going to queer youth events or taking part in the Gay Lesbian Alliance, Char spends her time figuring out how to get enough online fame to fuel a singing career. When one of her videos is bo …

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Gang Girl

by Nancy Miller
edition: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 4
tagged: bullying, peer pressure, loners & outcasts, computers & digital media, law & crime

After her online mischief threatens her father's job, sixteen-year-old Sasha is eager to leave for Canada with her mother. She thinks she has found a new start in CREW (Confident, Remarkable, Excellent, Welcoming), a girls' volunteerism group at her new school. But she quickly learns that the group is a front for a girl gang — and their true phil …

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Firewall

by Sean Rodman
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 12 to 100
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: bullying, depression, computers & digital media

Josh is a gamer. After his parents' divorce and his move from Chicago to a small town where he doesn't know anybody, he copes by staying up way too late playing Killswitch online. Then he discovers a "mod" version of the game that is an exact reproduction of his new town. Strange things start to happen in the game, and they are somehow connected wi …

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