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The Book Thief
The Book Thief
by Markus Zusak
Staff Pick
"It's just a small story really, about among other things: a girl, some words, an accordionist, some fanatical Germans, a Jewish fist-fighter, and quite a lot of thievery..." Take your time reading this beautifully written book with an innovative... (read more)

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An Abundance of Katherines
An Abundance of Katherines
by John Green
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From the #1 bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars  Michael L. Printz Honor Book Los Angeles Times Book Prize Finalist Katherine V thought boys were gross Katherine X just wanted to be friends Katherine XVIII dumped him in an e-mail K-19... (read more)

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The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp
The Extraordinary Adventures of Alfred Kropp
by Rick Yancey
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Alfred Kropp was just trying to survive high school when his guardian uncle gets him roped into a suspicious get-rich-quick scheme that changes his life forever: stealing Excalibur — the legendary sword of King Arthur. But after Alfred unwittingly... (read more)

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Sold
by Patricia Mccormick
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Thirteen-year-old Habo has always been different--light eyes, yellow hair and white skin. Not the good brown skin his family has and not the white skin of tourists. Habo is strange and alone. His father, unable to accept Habo, ... (read more)

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Accidents of Nature (06 Edition)
Accidents of Nature (06 Edition)
by Johnson
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Seventeen-year-old Jean has cerebral palsy, and has never really known another disabled person before she arrives at Camp Courage. As Jean joins a community unlike any she has ever imagined, she comes to question her old beliefs and look at the world in... (read more)

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Life as We Knew It
Life as We Knew It
by Susan Beth Pfeffer
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First came the storms.Then came the Fever.And the Wall.  After a string of devastating hurricanes and a severe outbreak of Delta Fever, the Gulf Coast has been quarantined. Years later, residents of the Outer States are under the assumption... (read more)

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Just Listen
Just Listen
by Sarah Dessen
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Luke is the perfect boyfriend: handsome, kind, fun. He and Emaline have been together all through high school in Colby, the beach town where they both grew up. But now, in the summer before college, Emaline wonders if perfect is good enough. Enter Theo... (read more)

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The Girls
The Girls
by Lori Lansens
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One of the world's oldest living craniopagus conjoined twins at the approach of her thirtieth birthday, bookish Rose Darlen attempts to pen her autobiography while remembering the joys and challenges of her life with sister Ruby, with whom she shares... (read more)

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Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist
Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist
by Rachel Cohn
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Told in alternating chapters, teeming with music references, humor, angst, and endearing side characters, this he said/she said romance is a sexy, funny roller coaster of a story about one date over one very long night, with two teenagers who are just... (read more)

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American Born Chinese
American Born Chinese
by Gene Luen Yang
Staff Pick
For the winter holidays try American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Chang. This quirky book is a fabulous introduction to the new generation of graphic novels, and blends folklore with an exploration of racial stereotyping and the "right stuff" of America... (read more)

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Kiki Strike
Kiki Strike
by Kirsten Miller
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Life will never be the same for Ananka Fishbein after she ventures into an enormous sinkhole near her New York City apartment. A million rats, delinquent Girl Scouts out for revenge, and a secret city below the streets of Manhattan combine in this... (read more)

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Emily of New Moon
Emily of New Moon
by L. M. Montgomery
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Emily Starr never knew what it was to be lonely — until her beloved father died. Now Emily's an orphan, and her mother's snobbish relatives are taking her to live with them at New Moon Farm. She's sure she won't be happy Emily deals with stiff... (read more)

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Bad Kitty
Bad Kitty
by Michele Jaffe
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With the glitz of Las Vegas and an entertaining cast of characters, this novel tells the story of 17-year-old Jasmine, who becomes tangled in the leash of a badly misbehaving pet cat and is tossed headlong into mystery, intrigue, and romance. This... (read more)

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Over a Thousand Hills I Walk with You
Over a Thousand Hills I Walk with You
by Hanna Jansen
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Jeanne and her family, who are Tutsis living in Rwanda during a time of civil war, flee their home in hopes of evading Hutu soldiers as political events threaten to overtake them.... (read more)

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Trigger
Trigger
by Susan Vaught
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    Jersey Hatch can't remember if he rammed the car into his parents' house.     He can't remember why his best friend won't speak to him.     He can't remember the right words to have a real conversation... (read more)

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The Pox Party (The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, #01)
The Pox Party (The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing, Traitor to the Nation, #01)
by M. T. Anderson
Staff Pick
I'll say right out that The Astonishing Life of Octavian Nothing is disturbing on a number of levels: it makes historical America seem shockingly contemporary (or, perhaps, futuristic); it explores theories of scientific experimentation and whether the... (read more)

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Anahita's Woven Riddle
Anahita's Woven Riddle
by Meghan Nuttall Sayres
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In Iran, more than 100 years ago, a young girl with three suitors gets permission from her father and a holy man to weave into her wedding rug a riddle to be solved by her future husband, which will ensure that he has wit to match hers.... (read more)

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Beige
Beige
by Cecil Castellucci
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Dad's an aging L.A. punk rocker known as the Rat. Daughter's a buttoned-up neat freak who'd rather be anywhere else. Can this summer be saved? Now that she's exiled from Canada to sunny Los Angeles, Katy figures she'll bury her nose in a book and... (read more)

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Just in Case
Just in Case
by Meg Rosoff
Staff Pick
Meg Rosoff's books are so unique, so crafted, and so utterly beautiful, I have a hard time coming up with apt descriptions — summaries always fall short. Like her first book, How I Live Now, this novel captures the essence of young adulthood while... (read more)

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Firebirds Rising: An Anthology of Original Science Fiction and Fantasy
Firebirds Rising: An Anthology of Original Science Fiction and Fantasy
by Sharyn November
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Here is the eagerly anticipated follow-up to the award-winning anthology Firebirds! Firebirds Rising takes readers from deep space to Faerie to just around the corner. It is full of magic, humor, adventure, and?best of all?the unexpected. The one thing... (read more)

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