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Siege of Shadows

by Sarah Raughley
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: contemporary, superheroes

The Effigies seek out the true origins of the Phantoms that terrorize their world in this thrilling follow-up to Fate of Flames, which Elise Chapman calls “an immersive and monstrously fun read.”

There’s nowhere to hide.
Not when you’re an Effigy. No matter where they go, Maia and the other Effigies can’t escape the eyes of the press—e …

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Strangers

by David A. Robertson
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook Audiobook
  • age: 15 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: aboriginal & indigenous, magical realism, mental illness, paranormal, occult & supernatural, superheroes

From Governor General’s Award-winning author David A. Robertson comes the first book in a compelling new trilogy.

A talking coyote, mysterious illnesses, and girl trouble. Coming home can be murder...

When Cole Harper gets a mysterious message from an old friend begging him to come home, he has no idea what he's getting into. Compelled to return to …

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Fate of Flames

by Sarah Raughley
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: contemporary, superheroes

Four girls with the power to control the elements must come together to save the world from a terrible evil in this “series opener [that] has it all” (Kirkus Reviews).

Years ago, everything changed.
Phantoms, massive beasts of nightmare, began terrorizing the world. At the same time, four girls—the Effigies—appeared, each with a unique powe …

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Nothing Man and the Purple Zero

by Richard Scarsbrook
edition: eBook
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: lgbt, superheroes

Marty Apostrophes and Bill Brown are from opposite sides of the tracks, but their friendship allows them to overcome bullies and scrape through classes (with Bill doing the lion's share of the scraping). Bill's obsession with the classic cars owned by Marty's family leads to a joy ride in a 1937 Cord 812 Sportsman, and the accidental foiling of a r …

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