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Serendipity

Serendipity

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"From stories of first love, unrequited love, love that surprises, love that's been there all along, 10 of the brightest and award-winning authors writing YA have taken on some of your favourite romantic tropes, embracing them and turning them on their...

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Alma presses play  by Tina Cane

Alma presses play

Tina Cane

Book

"Alma's life is a constant of halfways: She's half-Chinese, half-Jewish; her parents spend half the time fighting, and the other half silent; and, at thirteen, she's halfway through becoming a woman. Then comes the year when everything changes, and her...

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The girls are never gone  by Sarah Glenn Marsh

The girls are never gone

Sarah Glenn Marsh

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"Seventeen-year-old Dare plans to spend her summer debunking a haunting at an historic estate with a dark past, but she finds herself in a life-or-death struggle against a malignant ghost"--Publisher's description.

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Bend in the road  by Sara Biren

Bend in the road

Sara Biren

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"Seventeen-year-old Gabe's life is a mess. His debut album -- produced by his rock star dad -- made him an overnight sensation, but his second album tanked, he just got dumped by his on-again, off-again girlfriend, and he's desperate to come up with the...

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Agnes at the end of the world  by Kelly McWilliams

Agnes at the end of the world

Kelly McWilliams

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"Agnes loves her home of Red Creek, its dusty roads, and its God. She cares for her younger siblings and follows the town's strict laws. When Agnes meets Danny, an Outsider boy, she begins to question what is and isn't a sin. Her younger brother, Ezekiel,...

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Tokyo ever after  by Emiko Jean

Tokyo ever after

Emiko Jean

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"After learning that her father is the Crown Prince of Japan, Izumi travels to Tokyo, where she discovers that Japanese imperial life--complete with designer clothes, court intrigue, paparazzi scandals, and a forbidden romance with her handsome but s...

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If he had been with me  by Laura Nowlin

If he had been with me

Laura Nowlin

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"A love story spanning the history of two teenagers' lives and all the moments when if one little thing had been different, their futures would have been together instead of apart"--Publisher's description.

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Walking in two worlds  by Wab Kinew

Walking in two worlds

Wab Kinew

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"An indigenous teen girl is caught between two worlds both real and virtual in the YA fantasy debut from bestselling Indigenous author Wab Kinew. Bugz is caught between two worlds. In the real world, she's a shy and self-conscious Indigenous teen who...

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The problem with the other side  by Kwame Ivery

The problem with the other side

Kwame Ivery

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"Told in two voices, the budding romance between tenth-graders Uly Gates and Sallie Walls is tested when their sisters run against each other in a racially-charged campaign for student-body president"--Publisher's description.

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When we make it  by Elisabet Velasquez

When we make it

Elisabet Velasquez

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"A first-generation Puerto Rican eighth grader, Sarai can see with clarity the truth, pain, and beauty of the world both inside and outside her Bushwick apartment. Together with her older sister Estrella she navigates the strain of family traumas and...

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The great Troll war  by Jasper Fforde

The great Troll war

Jasper Fforde

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"The Trolls have invaded, and the Ununited Kingdoms have fallen to their murderous rampage. Assisting them is The Mighty Shandar, the most powerful sorcerer the world has ever seen. Their victory seems complete. Or is it? Orphan Jennifer Strange, Cou...

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For all time  by Shanna Miles

For all time

Shanna Miles

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"Tamar is a musician, a warrior, a survivor. Fayard? He's a pioneer, a hustler, a hopeless romantic. Together, Tamar and Fayard have lived a thousand lives, seen the world build itself up from nothing only to tear itself down again in civil war. They've...

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The marvelous Mirza girls  by Sheba Karim

The marvelous Mirza girls

Sheba Karim

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"To cure her post-senior year slump, made worse by the loss of her aunt Sonia, Noreen decides to follow her mom on a gap year trip to New Delhi, hoping India can lessen her grief and bring her voice back. In the world's most polluted city, Noreen soon...

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Kiss and repeat  by Heather Truett

Kiss and repeat

Heather Truett

Book

"Stephen Luckie isn't so lucky in love. He's completely inexperienced when it comes to girls, and wonders if his tics - caused by Tourette's Syndrome - are the reason. Using the scientific method drilled into him by his scientist father, Steven begins...

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Things to do before the end of the world  by Emily Barr

Things to do before the end of the world

Emily Barr

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"What would you do when you hear the news that humans have done such damage to the earth that there might only be a limited amount of safe air left - a year's worth at most? You'd work through your bucket list, heal rifts, do everything you've never been...

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Trouble girls  by Julia Lynn Rubin

Trouble girls

Julia Lynn Rubin

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"When Trixie picks up her best friend Lux for their weekend getaway, they're looking to forget the despair of being trapped in their dead-end rustbelt town. The girls are packing light: a supply of Diet Coke and an ‘89 Canon to help Lux frame the world...

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Better than the movies  by Lynn Painter

Better than the movies

Lynn Painter

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"Liz Buxbaum has always known that Wes Bennett was not boyfriend material. You would think that her next-door neighbour would be a prime candidate for her romantic comedy fantasies, but Wes has only proven himself to be a pain in the butt, ever since...

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Up all night

Up all night

Book

"A collection of thirteen short stories by young adult authors, all revolving around the theme of staying up late into the night"--Publisher's description.

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Monster  by Walter Dean Myers

Monster

Walter Dean Myers

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"While on trial as an accomplice to a murder, sixteen-year-old Steve Harmon records his experiences in prison and in the courtroom in the form of a film script as he tries to come to terms with the course his life has taken"--Publisher's description.

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Dead lucky  by Andreina Cordani

Dead lucky

Andreina Cordani

Book

"Lucky to be rich. Lucky to be famous. Lucky to be alive. Ed, Maxine, Leni, Xav. They are the influencers, the lucky ones. Gifted, gilded people who have everything - fame, respect, adulation, more freebies than they can ever unbox. Their lives, loves...

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Drawn that way  by Elissa Sussman

Drawn that way

Elissa Sussman

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"Hayley Saffitz is confident, ambitious, and intent on following in the footsteps of her hero, renowned animation director Bryan Beckett. When she's given a spot in his once-in-a-lifetime summer program, Hayley devises a plan: Snag one of the interns...

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Rise up from the embers  by Sara Raasch

Rise up from the embers

Sara Raasch

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"Two gods are dead. The Mother Goddess has returned. War is rising. Fleeing the ruins of Deimos, Ash and Madoc sail across the ocean toward their only possible allies: the water and plant gods. But when Anathrasa attacks on the way, Ash leaps to the ...

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Luminous  by Mara Rutherford

Luminous

Mara Rutherford

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"Liora has spent her life in hiding, knowing discovery could mean falling prey to the king's warlock, Darius, who uses mages' magic to grow his own power. But when her worst nightmare comes to pass, Darius doesn't take her. Instead, he demands that her...

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The burning swift  by Joseph (Actor) Elliott

The burning swift

Joseph (Actor) Elliott

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"Agatha, Jaime, and Sigrid must unite the people of Scotia and beyond as war comes to the Isle of Skye. But will betrayal and secrecy be their undoing? The epic final installment of the Shadow Skye trilogy. With the deadly phantom sgàilean defeated, Jaime...

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The Monarchs  by Kass Morgan

The Monarchs

Kass Morgan

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"In this thrilling conclusion to New York Times best-selling authors Kass Morgan and Danielle Paige's The Ravens duology, loyalty, love, and friendships are tested as sorority sisters Scarlett and Vivi must face the forces of hell itself when a rival...

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The bone spindle  by Leslie Vedder

The bone spindle

Leslie Vedder

Book

"Sleeping Beauty meets Indiana Jones in this thrilling fairytale retelling for fans of Sorcery of Thorns and The Cruel Prince. Fi is a bookish treasure hunter with a knack for ruins and riddles, who definitely doesn't believe in true love. Shane is a...

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Daughter of Sparta  by Claire M. Andrews

Daughter of Sparta

Claire M. Andrews

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"Daphne has spent her entire life honing her body and mind into that of a warrior, hoping to be accepted by the unyielding people of ancient Sparta. An unexpected encounter with the goddess Artemis, who holds Daphne's brother's fate in her hands, upends...

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The untold story  by Genevieve Cogman

The untold story

Genevieve Cogman

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"Time-traveling Librarian spy Irene has faced unimaginable challenges across a multitude of worlds, but to keep her friends safe, Irene will have to do what has never been attempted and cut through the tangled web of power at the heart of the Library....

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The boundless  by Anna Bright

The boundless

Anna Bright

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"After enduring deception at the hands of one prince, Selah never imagined she'd find love with Torden of Norge. Or that she'd be banished from his court as a traitor and a spy, unsure when or if they'll see each other again. That heartbreak pales in...

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Why we fly  by Kimberly (Kimberly Latrice) Jones

Why we fly

Kimberly (Kimberly Latrice) Jones

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"With a rocky start to senior year, cheerleaders and lifelong best friends Eleanor and Chanel have a lot on their minds. Eleanor is still in physical therapy months after a serious concussion from a failed cheer stunt. Chanel starts making questionab...

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Girls of fate and fury  by Natasha Ngan

Girls of fate and fury

Natasha Ngan

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"'Don't struggle, Lei-zhi. It's time to take you back to the Hidden Palace. You're going home.' There's one thing Lei notes -- she can never return to the Hidden Palace. The trauma and tragedy she suffered behind those opulent walls will plague her f...

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Under the Milky Way  by Vanessa Barneveld

Under the Milky Way

Vanessa Barneveld

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"Nothing ever happens in Dawson, Colorado... until high school senior Cassidy Roekiem's mom checks into a "wellness center" but nothing is wrong with her. Then people start seeing lights in the sky and missing chunks of time. But the town insists nothing...

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The immortal game  by Talia Rothschild

The immortal game

Talia Rothschild

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"Galene, daughter of Poseidon, desperately wants to earn her place among the gods. When a violent attack leaves Mount Olympus in chaos and ruins, she is accused of the crime and banished from Olympus. Galene sets out to prove her innocence and discovers...

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Somewhere between bitter and sweet  by Laekan Zea Kemp

Somewhere between bitter and sweet

Laekan Zea Kemp

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"As an aspiring pastry chef, Penelope Prado has always dreamed of opening her own pastelería next to her father's restaurant, Nacho's Tacos. But her traditional Mexican-American mom and dad have different plans. Xander Amaro Is a new hire at Nacho's....

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Payback  by Kristen Simmons

Payback

Kristen Simmons

Book

"Brynn and her friends have overcome doubt, deceit, and betrayal to unearth the truth, and now they must tackle the biggest con artist of them all--the man who brought them all together"--Publisher's description.

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Here's to us  by Becky Albertalli

Here's to us

Becky Albertalli

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"Ben has spent his first year of college working on his fantasy manuscript with his writing partner Mario, who is a great Spanish tutor, and an even better kisser. So why can't he stop thinking about the fact that Arthur's back in town two years after...

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Both can be true  by Jules Machias

Both can be true

Jules Machias

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"Ash is no stranger to feeling like an outcast. For someone who cycles through genders, it's a daily struggle to feel in control of how people perceive you. Some days Ash is undoubtedly girl, but other times, 100 percent guy. Daniel lacks control too,...

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Ace of spades  by Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé

Ace of spades

Faridah Àbíké-Íyímídé

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"Welcome to Niveus Private Academy, where money paves the hallways, and the students are never less than perfect. Until now. Because anonymous texter, Aces, is bringing two students' dark secrets to light. Talented musician Devon buries himself in re...

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The boy I am  by K. L Kettle

The boy I am

K. L Kettle

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"They say we're dangerous. But we're not that different. Jude is running out of time. Once a year, lucky young men in the House of Boys are auctioned to the female elite. But if Jude fails to be selected before he turns seventeen, a future deep underground...

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Love & other natural disasters  by Misa Sugiura

Love & other natural disasters

Misa Sugiura

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"When Nozomi Nagai pictured the ideal summer romance, a fake one wasn't what she had in mind. That was before she met the perfect girl. Willow is gorgeous, glamorous, and...heartbroken? And when she enlists Nozomi to pose as her new girlfriend to make...

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Seasons of chaos  by Elle Cosimano

Seasons of chaos

Elle Cosimano

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"As immortal Seasons, Jack and Fleur wield magic. They risked everything for their love, for the freedom to live their lives together. But that choice came with a price: Jack had to sacrifice his Winter magic-- and his immortality. Professor Lyon is the...

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Once upon a quinceañera  by Monica Gomez-Hira

Once upon a quinceañera

Monica Gomez-Hira

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"Carmen Aguilar just wants to make her happily ever after come true. Which involves being stuck in an unpaid summer internship-- performing in a ball gown-- during the summer-- in Miami! Then the company is hired for her spoiled cousin Ariana's over the...

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Red wolf  by Rachel Vincent

Red wolf

Rachel Vincent

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"For as long as sixteen-year-old Adele can remember, the village of Oakvale has been surrounded by the dark wood—a forest filled with terrible monsters. A forest that light itself cannot penetrate. Unlike her fellow villagers, Adele cannot avoid the dark...

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Good girl, bad blood  by Holly Jackson

Good girl, bad blood

Holly Jackson

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"Pip Fitz-Amobi is determined that the media won't rewrite the truth of the local murder case that she and Ravi Singh worked so hard to just recently solve. And so, she releases a podcast covering exactly what happened - and unexpectedly finds herself...

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They both die at the end  by Adam Silvera

They both die at the end

Adam Silvera

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""New York Times bestselling author Adam Silvera reminds us that there's no life without death and no love without loss in this devastating yet uplifting story about two people whose lives change over the course of one unforgettable day. On September...

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Mind like a diamond  by Amanda Pavlov

Mind like a diamond

Amanda Pavlov

Book

"You don't have to believe in magic for it to kill you. Seventeen-year-old gymnast, Lisette Colbert, is skeptical of her criminal mother's claim that they are descendants of pirate witches. But on Halloween night, Lisette will come face to face with....

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A war of swallowed stars  by Sangu Mandanna

A war of swallowed stars

Sangu Mandanna

Book

"War is destroying the galaxy. Esmae has vanished without a trace. A terrifying, ravenous beast is devouring the stars one by one. Titania is offered a gift that may well be a curse. Alexi, the exiled prince, is asked to pay a heavy price for his mistakes....

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A dragonbird in the fern  by Laura Rueckert

A dragonbird in the fern

Laura Rueckert

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"After the assassination of her older sister Scilla, seventeen-year-old Jiara chooses to take her sister's place as the bride to the young king of a distant country, hoping to identify her sister's killer before Scilla's vengeful ghost murders their ...

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Greythorne  by Crystal (Crystal Campbell) Smith

Greythorne

Crystal (Crystal Campbell) Smith

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"Aurelia thought she saved her kingdom, only to watch it fall apart and have her people turn against her. Retreating to Greythorne Manor, a friend's ancestral home, she is surrounded by enemies, even the house itself seems to have a sinister desire to...

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Some girls do  by Jennifer Dugan

Some girls do

Jennifer Dugan

Book

"Morgan, an elite track athlete, is forced to transfer high schools late in her senior year after it turns out being queer is against her private Catholic school's code of conduct. There, she meets Ruby, who has two hobbies: tinkering with her baby blue...

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We are not free  by Traci Chee

We are not free

Traci Chee

Book

"For fourteen-year-old budding artist Minoru Ito, her two brothers, her friends, and the other members of the Japanese-American community in southern California, the three months since Pearl Harbor was attacked have become a waking nightmare: attacked,...

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You'd be home now  by Kathleen Glasgow

You'd be home now

Kathleen Glasgow

Book

"Emmy is the good one. Not strong-willed like her beautiful older sister, Maddie, and not difficult like her brother, Joey. She takes up as little space as possible. When Joey returns from rehab, her parents ask her to act as his guardian. She's also...

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Not here to be liked  by Michelle Quach

Not here to be liked

Michelle Quach

Book

"Eliza Quan fully expects to be voted the next editor-in-chief of her school paper. She works hard, she respects the facts, and she has the most experience. Len DiMartile is an injured star baseball player who seems to have joined the paper just to h...

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The king of Koraha  by Maria V. Snyder

The king of Koraha

Maria V. Snyder

Book

"Hard on the heels of trouble in Zirdai city, Shyla Sun-Kissed and Rendor are ordered to report to the King of Koraha - a summons that is deadly to ignore. The King holds the key to Koraha's existence, but a formidable new enemy threatens Koraha's ve...

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Idol gossip  by Alexandra Leigh Young

Idol gossip

Alexandra Leigh Young

Book

"Delicious gossip squares off with genuine heart. One Friday after school, seventeen-year-old Alice Choy and her little sister, Olivia, head to Myeongdong to sing karaoke. Back in San Francisco, when she still had friends and earthly possessions, Alice...

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The nobleman's guide to scandal and shipwrecks  by Mackenzi Lee

The nobleman's guide to scandal and shipwrecks

Mackenzi Lee

Book

"Sole heir to his father's estate, Adrian Montague is an up and coming political writer and engaged to an activist who challenges and inspires him. But most young Lords aren't battling the debilitating anxiety Adrian secretly lives with, or the growing...

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The Edelweiss pirates  by Dirk Reinhardt

The Edelweiss pirates

Dirk Reinhardt

Book

"When sixteen-year-old Daniel befriends Josef Gerlach, he has a feeling the old man is keeping something from him, and sure enough when Josef gives him his teenage diary to read, Daniel discovers a shocking story of rebellion and struggle. It tells how...

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Small town monsters  by Diana Rodriguez Wallach

Small town monsters

Diana Rodriguez Wallach

Book

"The Conjuring meets The Vow! This is the terrifying story of a girl, a dark angel, and the cult hellbent on taking over her small, coastal town. Vera Martinez wants nothing more than to escape Roaring Creek and her parents' reputation as demonologists....

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Skin of the sea  by Natasha Bowen

Skin of the sea

Natasha Bowen

Book

"Gather round sisters. I have a story to tell you. This is the story of many things... Of slave ships bearing their human cargo on to the new world. Of the mami wata - black mermaids who collect the souls of slaves thrown overboard and send their spirits...

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The other Merlin  by Robyn Schneider

The other Merlin

Robyn Schneider

Book

"For as long as she could remember, all Emry wanted was to be a great magician like her father, the magnificent Merlin. As a kid, she fought to be included in his magic lessons for her twin brother, Emmet, and easily outshone him with each spell she cast....

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Killer content  by Kiley Roache

Killer content

Kiley Roache

Book

"The six teenagers who make up the Lit Lair have it made. A beachfront mansion, millions of followers, stunning good looks, and sponsorship deals worth more money than they ever dreamed. They live together, making videos about their perfect lives. Except...

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Bad witch burning  by Jessica Lewis

Bad witch burning

Jessica Lewis

Book

"Sixteen-year-old Katrell uses her witchy powers to talk to the dead and escape her home life, but when she disregards the dead's warnings to stop, dark forces begin to close in forcing Ketrell to make some hard decisions"--Publisher's description.

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Phantom heart  by Kelly Creagh

Phantom heart

Kelly Creagh

Book

"Seventeen-year-old Stephanie Armand doesn't believe in ghosts or spirits. Despite her six-year-old sister insisting a masked figure is hiding in her closet, and the rumors at school, Stephanie isn't convinced her father's latest renovation project--...

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Tobyn  by Ashley Woodfolk

Tobyn

Ashley Woodfolk

Book

"High school senior Tobyn, who attends a performing arts school in Harlem, finds support from her fellow Flyy Girls as she pursues fame as a singer, grows closer to Noelle, and struggles to connect with her older sister"--Publisher's description.

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Precious catastrophe  by Deirdre Sullivan

Precious catastrophe

Deirdre Sullivan

Book

"Catlin and Madeline are extraordinary sisters, living extraordinary lives. Their home town of Ballyfran, a remote place that seems entirely ordinary, in fact seethes with sacred and sinister secrets. For centuries, people who are not quite human have...

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The Corpse Queen  by Heather M. Herrman

The Corpse Queen

Heather M. Herrman

Book

"In this dark and twisty feminist historical thriller, a teenage girl starts a new life as a grave robber but quickly becomes entangled in a murderer's plans. Soon after her best friend Kitty mysteriously dies, orphaned seventeen-year-old Molly Green...

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Cold day in the sun  by Sara Biren

Cold day in the sun

Sara Biren

Book

"Holland Delviss, the only girl on the boys' high school hockey team, is forced to confront gender role expectations and her self-doubts when she is selected to be featured during HockeyFest and finds herself falling for her bossy team co-captain"--P...

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The color of dragons  by R. A. Salvatore

The color of dragons

R. A. Salvatore

Book

"Powerhouse adult fantasy author R. A. Salvatore and Erika Lewis deliver a sweeping, action-packed, romantic pre-Arthurian tale of the origins of magic (and Merlin), perfect for fans of Falling Kingdoms and Seraphina. Magic needs a spark. And Maggie's...

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A psalm of storms and silence  by Roseanne A. Brown

A psalm of storms and silence

Roseanne A. Brown

Book

"Karina lost everything after a violent coup left her without her kingdom or her throne. Now the most wanted person in Sonande, her only hope of reclaiming what is rightfully hers lies in a divine power hidden in the long-lost city of her ancestors. ...

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Vampires, hearts, & other dead things  by Margie Fuston

Vampires, hearts, & other dead things

Margie Fuston

Book

"Victoria and her dad have shared a love of the undead since the first vampire revealed his existence on live TV. Public fear soon drove the vampires back into hiding, yet Victoria and her father still dream about finding a vampire together. When her...

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Giften  by Leyla Suzan

Giften

Leyla Suzan

Book

"Ever since The Darkening, survival has been a struggle. The people of the Field toil on parched earth, trying to forge a life amid dwindling resources. As one of the Giften, Ruthie is a saviour to her isolated community: her hands hold the rare ability...

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Violet ghosts  by Leah Thomas

Violet ghosts

Leah Thomas

Book

"Dani's best friend, Sarah, is a ghost. But maybe that's normal when you've spent your childhood running from an abusive parent. Dani and Sarah might be more than friends, though Dani dares not say so. Dani is afraid that if he tells Sarah he's trans,...

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Love me not  by Holly Smale

Love me not

Holly Smale

Book

"Meet the bad girl of the Valentines... Party girl actress Mercy Valentine is nobody's hero. She's sarcastic, sharp and always on guard - even if that cuts off the chance of something with the new guy in her life, Finn. As Mercy hits the headlines, haunted...

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Last night at the Telegraph Club  by Malinda Lo

Last night at the Telegraph Club

Malinda Lo

Book

"Seventeen-year-old Lily Hu can't remember exactly when the question took root, but the answer was in full bloom the moment she and Kathleen Miller walked under the flashing neon sign of a lesbian bar called the Telegraph Club. America in 1954 is not...

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Legendborn  by Tracy Deonn

Legendborn

Tracy Deonn

Book

"After her mother dies in an accident, Bree Matthews wants nothing to do with her family memories or childhood home. A residential program for bright high schoolers at UNC-Chapel Hill seems like the perfect escape-- until Bree witnesses a magical attack...

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One of us is lying  by Karen M. McManus

One of us is lying

Karen M. McManus

Book

""Yale hopeful Bronwyn has never publicly broken a rule. Sports star Cooper only knows what he's doing in the baseball diamond. Bad body Nate is one misstep away from a life of crime. Prom queen Addy is holding together the cracks in her perfect life....

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All of us villains  by Amanda Foody

All of us villains

Amanda Foody

Book

After the publication of a salacious tell-all book, the remote city of Ilvernath is thrust into the spotlight. Tourists, protesters, and reporters alike flock to its spellshops and historic ruins to witness an ancient curse unfold: every generation, ...

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If this gets out  by S. Gonzales

If this gets out

S. Gonzales

Book

"Ruben and Zach are two members of Saturday, one of the world's biggest boy bands. Teen hearththrobs in front of the camera, they're also best friends backstage. But management's pressure on Ruben to stay in the closet is taking its toll. Zach is the...

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The silver tracks  by Cornelia Funke

The silver tracks

Cornelia Funke

Book

"Jacob and Fox may not have found Jacob's brother Will, but they have found something even more unexpected in the Mirrorworld: happiness. Just as they give up the search to enjoy their new life together, Will appears. But now Jacob isn't sure he can trust...

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The righteous  by Renée Ahdieh

The righteous

Renée Ahdieh

Book

"Odette is facing the final death. The Court of the Lions have done everything they can to save her but have failed. A healer from the Sylvan Vale could help her, but only Arjun Desai, as a half fey, can cross the boundary between realms. Arjun despises...

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Truthmaker  by Tony (Anthony J.) Chapelle

Truthmaker

Tony (Anthony J.) Chapelle

Book

"Picking up where The Severed Land [by Maurice Gee] left off, this suspense-filled novel continues the story of the brave ex-slave Fliss. Despite her idyllic new life behind the safety of the wall, she can't help longing for someone special of her own....

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Firekeeper's daughter  by Angeline Boulley

Firekeeper's daughter

Angeline Boulley

Book

"Eighteen-year-old Daunis's mixed heritage has always made her feel like an outsider, both in her hometown and on the nearby Ojibwe reservation. When she witnesses a shocking murder, she reluctantly agrees to be part of a covert FBI operation into a series...

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Two can keep a secret  by Karen M. McManus

Two can keep a secret

Karen M. McManus

Book

"Ellery's never been to Echo Ridge, but she's heard all about it. It's where her aunt went missing at age sixteen, never to return. Where a Homecoming Queen's murder five years ago made national news. And where Ellery now has to live with a grandmother...

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The legend  by Jean Mills

The legend

Jean Mills

Book

"Griffin Tardiff, 16, sidelined from hockey because of a serious injury, starts Grade 11 in a new school an hour away from his home town of Ottawa. He chooses, as his community service, a spot at the local radio station. Then he gets involved in the lives...

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Your life has been delayed  by Michelle I. Mason

Your life has been delayed

Michelle I. Mason

Book

"Jenny Waters boards her flight in 1995. When the plane lands, she and the other passengers are told they disappeared-- 25 years ago. Everyone thought they were dead. Contending with a family and friends that have fast-forwarded decades, Jenny must q...

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Never kiss your roommate  by Philline Harms

Never kiss your roommate

Philline Harms

Book

"Welcome to Seven Hills Academy, where gossip roams the halls. Seven Hills Academy- the world's most exclusive boarding school. Being committed to your studies, service and community doesn't mean that you can't break the rules now and again, right? But...

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The hoodie girl  by Yuen Wright

The hoodie girl

Yuen Wright

Book

""My hoodie is freakishly oversized. It covers my body in a way that makes me feel comfortable. Safe. Invisible." Wren Martin isn't what you would call a popular girl. She is remarkably average, gets good grades, and aspires to get a scholarship to her...

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Along for the ride  by Rachel Meinke

Along for the ride

Rachel Meinke

Book

"An addictive romance about new media stardom and first-love, perfect for fans of Beth Reekles and Jenny Han. Connor Jackson. These two words make every girl go crazy, screaming and begging for a chance to meet him. He's the world's biggest pop star,...

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T.I.G.E.R.S.  by M. A. Bennett

T.I.G.E.R.S.

M. A. Bennett

Book

"Shafeen's father, Prince Aadhish, has fallen into a sudden coma. Desperately worried, Shafeen and Greer race from STAGS to Rajasthan. But Prince Aadhish is in a coma and unresponsive and they begin to realise that the Prince received a terrible shoc...

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Catch the light  by Kate Sweeney

Catch the light

Kate Sweeney

Book

"Nine months after the death of her father, Marigold is forced to pick up and move from sunny Los Angeles all the way across the country to rural upstate New York. According to her mom, living with her aunt in a big old house in the woods is the fresh...

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Two for joy  by Zoe Sugg

Two for joy

Zoe Sugg

Book

"Unlikely friends Audrey and Ivy find themselves at the centre of a new mystery when a fellow student disappears in suspicious circumstances. Their only clue is a card left by the enigmatic Magpie Society. With time running out and the police baffled,...

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The lost language of crazy  by Pamela L. Laskin

The lost language of crazy

Pamela L. Laskin

Book

"The lost language of crazy explores the terrain of mental illness from the point of view of its twelve-year old narrator, Penny, who has grown up believing her mother is dead. The novel opens with the protagonist's desire to finish writing a play, which...

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