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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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Darkhouse

by Barbara Radecki
edition: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 100
  • Grade: 8 to 17
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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The Darkhouse

by Barbara Radecki
edition: eBook
  • age: 13 to 100
  • Grade: 8 to 17
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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Remember

by Eileen Cook
edition: Paperback
  • age: 14 to 99
  • Grade: 9 to 17
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 100
  • Grade: 7 to 17
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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Felix Taylor Adventures 2-Book Bundle

Laughing Wolf / Fortuna

by Nicholas Maes
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: science & technology, time travel

For the first time, the Felix Taylor Adventures are available as together in this two-book bundle.
Short-listed for the Snow Willow Young Reader’s Choice Award and the Manitoba Young Reader’s Choice Award.
"An entertaining and thoughtful read that will please fans of sci-fi and historical fiction alike."
- Caitlin Campbell, CM magazine
Fortuna …

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Fortuna

A Felix Taylor Adventure

by Nicholas Maes
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 12 to 15
  • Grade: 7 to 10
tagged: time travel, science & technology

Felix Taylor once stopped a devastating plague, but now he must save his world from humankind itself.

It’s been a year since Felix Taylor travelled back to ancient Rome and saved his world from a lethal plague. Again his knowledge of Latin seems useless now that life in the 23rd century has returned to normal. But is it really?
A stranger has di …

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