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The Science of Boys

by Emily Seo, illustrated by Gracey Zhang
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: peer pressure, general (see also headings under animals), friendship

Twelve-year-old science nerd Emma Sakamoto wants to reinvent herself when she starts high school. When stylish new girl Poppy asks for Emma’s help getting the attention of her crush, Cole, Emma lies and tells Poppy that she’s writing a book about the science of boys. Emma’s friend, George, offers to help Emma apply scientific principles to th …


Three Million Acres of Flame

by Valerie Sherrard
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 5
tagged: canada, general (see also headings under animals), multigenerational

Commended for the 2009 Best Books for Kids & Teens
For Skye Haverill and her family, it begins as an ordinary day. But in the annals of Canadian history, October 7, 1825, is the date of one of our greatest national disasters.
The Haverill family has been turned upside down in the last year. Following the death of their mother, Skye and her brothe …

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