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The Love Code

by Mette Bach
edition: eBook
also available: Hardcover
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 4
tagged: lgbt, science & technology

Astrid is a teen living in Vancouver who has lost everything: her girlfriend to a guy and her social status when her parents lose their jobs. Determined to make her way into university, she joins a robotics club hoping to make contacts and win a scholarship but also finds the love of her life. The Love Code tells the story of a relatable teen navig …

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Out There

by Ian Donald Keeling
edition: Paperback
tagged: science & technology

The war for the Thread is over. The final fight is about to begin. . . .

 

Johnny's battle with Betty has ended in her defeat and the Thread seemingly at peace for the first time in centuries. But the question remains?who created the Thread in the first place?

 

Johnny is about the find out, thrown into the Out There, the one place where all his questi …

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Center of the Universe, The

by Ria Voros
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: thrillers & suspense, mysteries & detective stories, science & technology

Grace Carter's mother --- the celebrity news anchor GG Carter --- is everything Grace is not. GG is a star, with a flawless wardrobe and a following of thousands, while Grace --- an aspiring astrophysicist --- is into stars of another kind. She and her mother have always been in different orbits. Then one day GG is just ... gone. Cameras descend on …

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The Darkhouse

by Barbara Radecki
edition: eBook
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: thrillers & suspense, science & technology

Fifteen-year-old Gemma’s life on a small New Brunswick island with her father, Jonah, is not an exciting one. Her mother ran off when she was an infant, and Jonah, an amateur scientist, spends most of his time conducting experiments he thinks will one day bring him fame. But when a woman arrives on the island, Gemma tries to play matchmaker – o …

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Darkhouse

by Barbara Radecki
edition: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: science & technology, thrillers & suspense

Fifteen-year-old Gemma’s life on a small New Brunswick island with her father, Jonah, is not an exciting one. Her mother ran off when she was an infant, and Jonah, an amateur scientist, spends most of his time conducting experiments he thinks will one day bring him fame. But when a woman arrives on the island, Gemma tries to play matchmaker – o …

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Remember

by Eileen Cook
edition: Paperback
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: thrillers & suspense, science & technology, emotions & feelings

A thrilling tale about how far a girl will go to get back a memory she lost…or remove what she wants to forget.

Harper is used to her family being hounded by protestors. Her father runs the company that trademarked the “Memtex” procedure that wipes away sad memories, and plenty of people think it shouldn’t be legal. Then a new demonstrator …

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Cut Off

by Jamie Bastedo
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: adolescence, science & technology, general (see also headings under family), coming of age

A topical tale of one teen's addiction to the Cyber World - and the Northern adventure that saved his life.

Fourteen-year-old Indio McCracken enjoys meteoric stardom as a guitar prodigy after his father posts a video of him playing. Things quickly go sour when Indio's fame fuels his father's dream of raising the world's next Segovia. Robbed of a nor …

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