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The Summer Between Us

by Andre Fenton
edition: eBook
also available: Paperback
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: coming of age, contemporary, general (see also headings under social themes), eating disorders & body image

This coming-of-age story follows eighteen-year-old Adrian Carter as he graduates from high school and confronts difficult decisions about his future, all while dealing with the stress and pressure he feels to please those closest to him. As Adrian navigates the emotional highs and lows of the summer between graduation and the post-secondary future, …

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How to Be the Best Third Wheel

by Loridee De Villa
edition: Paperback
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: clean & wholesome

It’s the last year of highschool, and everything has changed . . .
After a summer spent in the Philippines with her family, Lara de la Cruz is eager to start her senior year and, most importantly, reunite with her three besties, Carol, Jasmine, and Kiera. Of course summer is the season of change, and Lara knew she’d have to get caught up on th …

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Me Three

by Susan Juby
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 10 to 18
  • Grade: 5 to 12
tagged: humorous stories, parents, emotions & feelings

Allegations against his father turn eleven-year-old Rodney's life upside down in a powerful and surprisingly funny novel about new beginnings, new friendships and a fresh new look at the way things really are, by critically acclaimed author Susan Juby.

Eleven-year-old Rodney is starting sixth grade in a new school, in a new home in a new state. The …

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Depth of Field

by Natasha Deen
edition: eBook
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: self-esteem & self-reliance, emotions & feelings, crime

When Josh Biswas found out his girlfriend, Lian, was cheating on him, it didn’t only break his heart, it threatened his GPA.

Lian calls him boring and turns in their joint photography project in as her own, leaving Josh to come up with something alone or risk a failing grade. Determined to prove her wrong, Josh decides to head to the foothills of …

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In the Serpent's Wake

by Rachel Hartman
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 12 to 18
  • Grade: 7 to 12
tagged: fantasy & magic, medieval

Tess sets out a sea-faring adventure to stop a war in the latest fantasy from New York Times bestselling author Rachel Hartman.

Tess has a mission from the Queen: sail across the oceans to the bottom of the world and prevent a war. Unbeknownst to the Queen, Tess also intends to find the last World Serpent -- a once-mythical creature with the magical …

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Denial

by Lorna Schultz Nicholson
edition: eBook
  • age: 13 to 18
  • Grade: 8 to 12
tagged: pregnancy, law & crime, general (see also headings under social themes), emotions & feelings, dating & sex

Nova loves Leo, her first boyfriend. After they have sex for the first time, her feelings for him intensify. When Leo starts to pull away from her as their last few months of high school approach, Nova’s feelings towards him begin to border on obsession, made worse by her jealously over his close relationship with his swim teammate, the beautiful …

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Blackout

by K. Monroe
edition: Paperback
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
tagged: thrillers & suspense

Some secrets are best left forgotten.
When Allie Castillo wakes up after a terrible car accident, with head injuries and zero recollection of who she is or what happened, one thing haunts the edges of her mind: the crash may not have been an accident.
Her body still bruised, she returns to a life she doesn’t recall, to a house that’s unfamilia …

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The Helheim Princess

by Tiana Warner
edition: Hardcover
  • age: 14 to 18
  • Grade: 9 to 12
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For as long as Sigrid could remember, she’s wanted to become a mighty, fearless valkyrie. But without a winged mare, she’s a mere stable hand, left wondering who her parents were and why she’s so different. So when the Eye shows her a vision where she's leading a valkyrie charge on the legendary eight-legged horse Sleipnir, she grabs the pos …

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