Young Adult Fiction 12 and up

Young Adult fiction for teens/tweens 12 and up.


Daughter of Smoke & Bone Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316134026
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 27th, 2011

The first book in the New York Times bestselling epic fantasy trilogy by award-winning author Laini Taylor

Around the world, black handprints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers who have crept through a slit in the sky.

In a dark and dusty shop, a devil's supply of human teeth grown dangerously low.


Sweet 15 Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761455844
Availability: Out of Print
Published: Cavendish Square Publishing - April 1st, 2010

A teenage girl's plans for her quinceanera (15th birthday party) wreak havoc with her family and friends.


Chopsticks Cover Image
By Jessica Anthony (Created by), Rodrigo Corral (Created by)
$17.99
ISBN: 9781595144355
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Published: Razorbill - February 2nd, 2012

After her mother died, Glory retreated into herself and her music. Her single father raised her as a piano prodigy, with a rigid schedule and the goal of playing sold-out shows across the globe. Now, as a teenager, Glory has disappeared. As we flash back to the events leading up to her disappearance, we see a girl on the precipice of disaster.


The Education of Bet Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780547550244
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Published: Graphia Books - April 18th, 2011

Bet feels confined by her place--neither family nor servant--in the home of her wealthy benefactor. Will, the boy who's been like a brother to her since they were four, is unhappy with his fate as well. So Bet makes a plan: She'll pretend she's a boy and take Will's place at school.


Pink Smog: Becoming Weetzie Bat Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780061565984
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Published: Harper Teen - January 24th, 2012

Pink Smog, the long-awaited prequel to Francesca Lia Block's groundbreaking novel Weetzie Bat, was praised as "an intoxicating mix of mystery, fantasy, and romance" by ALA Booklist in a starred review. Weetzie Bat is one of the seminal young adult novels of the '90s and continues to be an iconic treasure for teens everywhere.


Hush Cover Image
$8.99
ISBN: 9780802723321
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Published: Walker & Company - February 28th, 2012

Inside the closed community of Borough Park, where most Chassidim live, the rules of life are determined by an ancient script written thousands of years before-and abuse has never been a part of it.


The Hunger Games Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780439023528
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Published: Scholastic Press - July 3rd, 2010

Now in paperback, the book no one can stop talking about . . .


Catching Fire Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780439023498
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Published: Scholastic Press - September 1st, 2009

Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has won the annual Hunger Games with fellow district tribute Peeta Mellark. But it was a victory won by defiance of the Capitol and their harsh rules. Katniss and Peeta should be happy. After all, they have just won for themselves and their families a life of safety and plenty.


Mockingjay Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780439023511
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Published: Scholastic Press - August 24th, 2010

Against all odds, Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice. But now that she’s made it out of the bloody arena alive, she’s still not safe. The Capitol is angry. The Capitol wants revenge. Who do they think should pay for the unrest? Katniss. And what’s worse, President Snow has made it clear that no one else is safe either.


The Miseducation of Cameron Post Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062020567
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Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - February 7th, 2012

A powerful and widely acclaimed coming-of-age novel in the tradition of the classic Annie on My Mind.

The Miseducation of Cameron Post is a stunning and provocative literary debut that was a finalist for the YALSA Morris Award and was named to numerous "best" lists.


Dreams of Significant Girls Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781416979203
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Published: Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing - July 12th, 2011

Brought together each summer at a boarding school in Switzerland, three girls learn a lot more than just French and European culture. Shirin, an Iranian princess; Ingrid, a German-Canadian eccentric; and Vivien, a Cuban-Jewish New Yorker culinary phenom, are thrown into eachother's lives when they become roommates.


Eona Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780142420935
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Published: Firebird - March 29th, 2012

The New York Times bestseller and stunning companion to Eon


The Fault in Our Stars Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525478812
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - January 10th, 2012

Now a Major Motion Picture
TODAY Book Club pick
TIME magazine's #1 Fiction Book of 2012

"The greatest romance story of this decade." --Entertainment Weekly

-Millions of copies sold-


Why We Broke Up Cover Image
By Daniel Handler, Maira Kalman (Illustrator)
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316127257
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - December 27th, 2011

I'm telling you why we broke up, Ed. I'm writing it in this letter, the whole truth of why it happened.


Guardian of the Dead Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316044387
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 3rd, 2011

"You're Ellie Spencer."

I opened my mouth, just as he added, "And your eyes are opening."

Seventeen-year-old Ellie Spencer is just like any other teenager at her boarding school. She hangs out with her best friend Kevin, she obsesses over Mark, a cute and mysterious bad boy, and her biggest worry is her paper deadline.


Tricks Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781416950080
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Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - December 6th, 2011

"When all choice is taken from you, life becomes a game of survival."


Addie on the Inside Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781416913849
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Published: Atheneum Books - July 26th, 2011

In this "artfully crafted" (Publishers Weekly) companion to the bestselling The Misfits and Totally Joe, Addie Carle confronts labels, loss, and what it means to grow up.


Dragonfly Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780761460671
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Published: Cavendish Square Publishing - October 1st, 2011

Princess Taoshira of the Blue Crescent Islands is appalled when she is ordered to marry Prince Ramil of Gerfal in order to unite their lands. And he's not too pleased, either. They hate each other on sight. So, when Tashi and Ramil are kidnapped, they fear there's no escape - from their kidnappers or from each other.


The Disenchantments Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525422198
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Published: Dutton Books - February 16th, 2012

Colby and Bev have a long-standing pact: graduate, hit the road with Bev's band, and then spend the year wandering around Europe. But moments after the tour kicks off, Bev makes a shocking announcement: she's abandoning their plans - and Colby - to start college in the fall.


This Girl Is Different Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781561455782
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Published: Peachtree Publishers - April 1st, 2011

The word "different" is written upside down and backwards on t.p.


Pretty Monsters Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780142416723
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Published: Speak - June 10th, 2010

The crossover literary sensation...now in paperback


The Duff: Designated Ugly Fat Friend Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316084246
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Published: Poppy Books - June 7th, 2011

Now a major motion picture An irreverent and irresistible New York Times bestselling romance between the so-called Designated Ugly Fat Friend and the Hot Jock.


After the Kiss Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781442402164
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Published: Simon Pulse - January 4th, 2011

This moment changes everything.

Becca has been head-over-heels for Alec from the instant they met. He's a brainy jock with a poet's heart--in other words, perfect for her.

Camille is careful with her words and protective of her heart, especially since Chicago. Then a new boy in her new town catches her off guard with a surprise kiss.


The Summer of Firsts and Lasts Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781442402133
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Published: Simon Pulse - May 3rd, 2011

Three sisters. One life-changing summer.

Calla loves summer because summer means Duncan. They've been best friends for years, but Calla has never worked up the nerve to tell him how she really feels. This summer, the summer before college, is Calla's last chance.


Pure Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781416967484
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Published: Simon Pulse - April 6th, 2010

Tabitha and her four best friends all wear purity rings, symbols of the virginity-until-marriage pledge they made years ago. Now Tab is fifteen, and her ring has come to mean so much more. It's a symbol of who she is and what she believes--a reminder of her promises to herself, and her bond to her friends.


Nobel Genes Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781442424012
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - December 6th, 2011

It's tough to measure up to your parents' expectations. Imagine how much harder it would be if your mother told you that your biological father--whom you'd never met--was a Nobel prize-winning genius? NOBEL GENES is the story of just such a boy. His life consists of a series of halves; his genes are half from a donor bank that featured Nobel winners.


There Is No Long Distance Now: Very Short Stories Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062019653
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Published: Greenwillow Books - October 11th, 2011

In these forty life-altering, life-affirming, and extremely short short stories, the award-winning poet Naomi Shihab Nye proposes that no matter how great the divide between friends, siblings, life and death, classmates, enemies, happiness and misery, war and peace, breakfast and lunch, parent and child, country and city, there is, in fact, no long distance. Not anymore.


Before I Fall Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780061726811
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Published: HarperCollins Publishers - October 25th, 2011

With this stunning debut novel, New York Times bestselling author Lauren Oliver emerged as one of today's foremost authors of young adult fiction. Like Jay Asher's Thirteen Reasons Why and Gayle Forman's If I Stay, Before I Fall raises thought-provoking questions about love, death, and how one person's life can affect so many others.


Akata Witch Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780670011964
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 14th, 2011

Affectionately dubbed "the Nigerian Harry Potter," Akata Witch weaves together a heart-pounding tale of magic, mystery, and finding one's place in the world.

Twelve-year-old Sunny lives in Nigeria, but she was born American. Her features are African, but she's albino. She's a terrific athlete, but can't go out into the sun to play soccer.


Virals Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781595144263
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Published: Razorbill - August 23rd, 2011

Adventure is in Tory Brennan's blood. After all, she's the grandniece of world-famous forensic anthropologist Temperance Brennan. Always up for a challenge, Tory and her science-geek friends spend their time exploring the marshlands of Loggerhead Island, home to the very off-limits Loggerhead Island Research Institute, where something strange is going on.


As Simple as It Seems Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060846657
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Published: HarperCollins Publishers - September 13th, 2011

Verbena Colter knows she's bad news.


Beneath a Meth Moon Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780399252501
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - February 2nd, 2012

Laurel Daneau has moved on to a new life, in a new town, but inside she's still reeling from the loss of her beloved mother and grandmother after Hurricane Katrina washed away their home. Laurel's new life is going well, with a new best friend, a place on the cheerleading squad and T-Boom, co-captain of the basketball team, for a boyfriend.


Putting Makeup on the Fat Boy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781416939962
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Published: Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing - July 26th, 2011

Carlos Duarte knows that he's fabulous. He's got a better sense of style than half the fashionistas in New York City, and he can definitely apply makeup like nobody's business. He may only be in high school, but when he lands the job of his dreams--makeup artist at the FeatureFace counter in Macy's--he's sure that he's finally on his way to great things.


Daughter of Xanadu Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780385739245
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Published: Ember - January 10th, 2012

Athletic and strong willed, Princess Emmajin's determined to do what no woman has done before: become a warrior in the army of her grandfather, the Great Khan Khubilai. In the Mongol world the only way to achieve respect is to show bravery and win glory on the battlefield. The last thing she wants is the distraction of the foreigner Marco Polo, who challenges her beliefs in the gardens of Xanadu.


The Replacement Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781595143815
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Published: Razorbill - September 6th, 2011

Mackie Doyle is The Replacement - left in the crib of a human baby sixteen years ago. He has been raised among us. But he is not one of us. Now, he must face the dark creatures of the slag heaps from which he came and find his rightful place - in our world or theirs.


All These Things I've Done Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780374302108
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr) - September 6th, 2011

In 2083, chocolate and coffee are illegal, paper is hard to find, water is carefully rationed, and New York City is rife with crime and poverty. And yet, for Anya Balanchine, the sixteen-year-old daughter of the city's most notorious (and dead) crime boss, life is fairly routine.


Ash Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316040105
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 5th, 2010

Cinderella retold


Mistwood Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780061957017
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Published: Greenwillow Books - April 26th, 2011

Isabel remembers nothing before the prince rode into her forest to take her back to the castle. Nothing about who she is supposed to be, or the powers she is supposed to have. Prince Rokan needs Isabel to be his Shifter. He needs her ability to shift to animal form, her lethal speed, and her superhuman strength. And he needs her loyalty--because without it, she may be his greatest threat.


Roses & Bones: Myths, Tales, and Secrets Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062019547
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Published: Harper Teen - December 21st, 2010

Francesca Lia Block, critically acclaimed author of Weetzie Bat, gathers together three of her most enchanting books into one volume. Retelling age-old fairytales and Classical myths, this collection captures the best Block has to offer: extravagantly imaginative tales, dark landscapes, fierce poetry, and storytelling that is nothing short of magical.


Page by Paige Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780810997226
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Published: Amulet Books - May 1st, 2011

Paige Turner has just moved to New York with her family, and she's having some trouble adjusting to the big city. In the pages of her sketchbook, she tries to make sense of her new life, including trying out her secret identity: artist.


Secret Keeper Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780440239550
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Published: Delacorte Press - April 27th, 2010

From National Book Award finalist, Mitali Perkins, comes a dramatic tale about a displaced Indian family in the 1970s.


The Pox Party Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780763653767
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - January 25th, 2011

"Anderson's imaginative and highly intelligent exploration of . . . the ambiguous history of America's origins will leave readers impatient for the sequel." "The New York Times Book Review"


Every Crooked Pot Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780312365431
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Published: Griffin - June 26th, 2007

In her heart, Nina Goldman knows that beauty is only skin deep. But as a teenager growing up in Akron, Ohio with her larger-than-life father Artie, a colorblind carpet salesman and frustrated musician the only thing Nina wishes for is to be beautiful. Or at least normal. As if having such an eccentric dad wasn't enough, Nina has another issue to face: the mirror.


The Book Thief Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780375842207
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - September 11th, 2007

The extraordinary #1 New York Times bestseller that is now a major motion picture, Markus Zusak's unforgettable story is about the ability of books to feed the soul.

It is 1939. Nazi Germany. The country is holding its breath. Death has never been busier, and will become busier still.


Faerie Wars Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781582349435
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Published: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC - September 1st, 2004

When Henry Atherton helps Mr. Fogarty clean up around his house, he expects to find a mess and a cranky old man; what he doesn't expect to find is Pyrgus Malvae, crown prince of the Faerie realm, who has escaped the treacherous Faeries of the Night by traveling to the human world through a portal powered by trapped lightning.


The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780316013680
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Published: Little, Brown Young Readers - September 12th, 2007

Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation. Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.


The Green Glass Sea Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780142411490
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Published: Puffin Books - May 1st, 2008

A heartfelt story of a budding friendship in the thick of the war--winner of the Scott O'Dell Award for Historical Fiction


First Light Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780440422228
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Published: Yearling Books - October 14th, 2008

This remarkable and acclaimed debut novel by the Newbery-winning author of When You Reach Me introduces readers to a captivating, hidden world below the ice...

Peter is thrilled to join his parents on an expedition to Greenland. But when they finally reach the ice cap, he struggles to understand a series of frightening yet enticing visions.


Swimming in the Monsoon Sea Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780887768347
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Published: Tundra Books (NY) - August 14th, 2007

Nominated for the Governor General's Literary Awards 2005, (Children's Literature, Text)

The setting is Sri Lanka, 1980, and it is the season of monsoons. Fourteen-year-old Amrith is caught up in the life of the cheerful, well-to-do household in which he is being raised by his vibrant Auntie Bundle and kindly Uncle Lucky.


Peaches Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780060733070
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Published: HarperTrophy - April 24th, 2012

The New York Times bestselling debut novel from critically acclaimed author Jodi Lynn Anderson follows three very different girls as they discover the secret to finding the right boy, making the truest of friends, and picking the perfect Georgia peach.


Cecilia's Year Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781933693026
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Published: Cinco Puntos Press - February 1st, 2007


Fourteen-year old Maria Cecilia Gonzales is a dreamer. Her books carry her far away, beyond the purple and blue mountains of the farm community she lives in--to high school and then on to a job in the big city.

As Cecilia struggles to fulfill her goals, she experiences a deep appreciation for her family and the first tender feelings of romantic love.


The Misfits Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780689839566
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - May 1st, 2003

Sticks and stones
may break our bones,
but names
will break our spirit.


Hard Love Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780689841545
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 1st, 2001

Since his parents' divorce, John's mother hasn't touched him, her new fiance wants them to move away, and his father would rather be anywhere than at Friday night dinner with his son.