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Overdrive

by Eric Walters
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook Audiobook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: law & crime, death & dying

Jake has finally got his driver's license, and tonight he has his brother's car as well. He and his friend Mickey take the car out and cruise the strip. When they challenge another driver to a street race, a disastrous chain reaction causes an accident. Jake and Mickey leave the scene, trying to convince themselves they were not involved. Jake find …

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I See London, I See France

by Sarah Mlynowski
edition: Paperback
also available: eBook Hardcover Paperback
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: contemporary, europe, dating & sex

"This endlessly fun and hugely entertaining romp through Europe had me laughing out loud and reaching for my passport.” —Jennifer E. Smith, author of Windfall

A POPSUGAR Best Young Adult Novel of 2017!

Nineteen-year-old Sydney has the perfect summer mapped out. She’s spending the next four and a half weeks travelling through Europe with her chi …

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Maybe in Paris

by Rebecca Christiansen
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 6
tagged: siblings, disabilities & special needs, europe, contemporary

Keira Braidwood lands in Paris with her autistic brother, Levi, and high hopes. Levi has just survived a suicide attempt and months in the psych ward?he’s ready for a dose of the wider world. Unlike their helicopter mom and the doctors who hover over Levi, Keira doesn’t think Levi’s certifiable. He’s just . . . quirky. Always has been.

Those …

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River Traffic

by Martha Brack Martin
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: thrillers & suspense

Sixteen-year-old Tom LeFave is trying to hold his world together. His family's marina is struggling. His dad is full of secrets. And the quarterback of the football team hates his guts. When a huge yacht docks at Tom's marina, things look brighter, especially when he meets Kat, the daughter of the boat's owner. Kat and Tom share a love of rum-runni …

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Pirate's Passage

by William Gilkerson, read by Christian Rummel
also available: Paperback
  • age: 9 to 12
  • Grade: 7 to 11
tagged: pirates, canada

Nova Scotia, 1952. Not exactly the place you'd expect to run into pirates. But an old mariner, his boat driven ashore in a gale, brings with him enough stories about buccaneers and their lore to make it seem that he must have had firsthand experience of the pirate life. But how is that possible? Captain Charles Johnson's uncanny knowledge of seaman …

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Orca Soundings GoReader Vol 4

(Fastback Beach, Overdrive)

edited by Orca Book Publishers
edition: Audiobook
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: law & crime, friendship

Each GoReader features:

Two complete hi-lo novels from the Orca Soundings series

 

Arrives at your school or library ready to play

 

No downloads, CDs, or cassettes

 

Batteries and headphones included

Book details:
Fastback Beach by Shirlee Smith Matheson
Miles Derkach is in trouble. Along with two friends, he stole a car and went joyriding. When the d …

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Redline

by Alex Van Tol
edition: Hardcover
also available: Paperback eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: extreme sports, death & dying

Jenessa escapes to the sanctuary of her car and the freedom of the open road, where she can outrun her memories...if only for a while. She finds a kindred spirit in Dmitri, a warm-hearted speed demon who races at the track. But when Jenessa falls in with a group of street racers—and its irresistible leader, Cody—she finds herself caught up in a …

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