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The Reader Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780399176777
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - September 13th, 2016

A sensational, action-packed fantasy set in a world where reading is a forgotten art. After her parents are murdered, Sefia inherits a strange rectangular object--a book. Can she unlock its secrets and discover the truth about her family before their killers catch up with her?--Tori


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Beast Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781101937167
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - October 11th, 2016

Dylan is awkward and doesn't fit in anywhere until he meets Jamie at group therapy session. As their friendship grows deeper, the question remains--will Dylan understand when he finds out that Jamie is transgender? This sweet love story features incredibly honest characters and a unique take on an old classic.--Becca


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Lucky Few Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781481455282
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - June 7th, 2016

Sure, Stevie is homeschooled, but she’s one of the ‘Normal Types.' Alongside best friend Sanger, her summer’s mission is to save her favorite swimming hole. Enter Max, who is determined to defy mortality by docu-faking it, 23 times. This screwball comedy is like a great teen movie: quirky, funny, with surprising depth.--Cressida


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The Sun Is Also a Star Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780553496680
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Published: Delacorte Press - November 1st, 2016

Nicola Yoon explores the strange and often magical ways in which the universe works. Yoon shows how a single decision can spark an entire series of events that makes even the strongest of non-believers (in this case Natasha) question what destiny means. It’s brilliant and beautiful.--Jenna


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Replica Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062394163
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Published: HarperCollins - October 4th, 2016

This story, told from two different viewpoints, can be read in alternating chapters or one character at a time. Gemma and Lyra are both connected to the Haven Institute. One is under observation there, and the other sets out to discover what Haven really is from the outside. --Kirsten


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The Diabolic Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781481472678
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - November 1st, 2016

Nemesis is a Diabolic, created to protect Sidonia, a galactic senator’s daughter. When Sidonia is summoned to court, Nemesis goes in her place. Once there, will she find that she is more than a killing machine? This space adventure has everything: danger, action, political intrigue, and a forbidden romance.--Angela


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The Boomerang Effect Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062399397
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Published: Harper Teen - November 8th, 2016

Lawrence, one step away from reform school due to his endless pranks, ends up in a mentorship program with a Norwegian exchange student who cramps his style. When Homecoming Week arrives, a Viking mascot starts to destroy everything, and everyone suspects Lawrence. How will he escape this one?--Kirsten


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The Crown's Game Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780062422583
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Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - May 17th, 2016

Enchanters Vika and Nikolai have trained all their lives to help the Tsar. But two in a generation means a duel to the death for the position of the Royal Enchanter. This alternate Russia includes creative acts of magic, political intrigue, hope against all odds, romance, and non-stop action.--Angela


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Highly Illogical Behavior Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780525428183
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Published: Dial Books - May 10th, 2016

Sixteen-year-old Solomon hasn’t left the house in three years. He’s fine with that. Lisa wants to get into the best psychology program for college. To distinguish herself on her application, all she has to do is befriend the agoraphobic boy and get him to go outside. Easy, right?--Cressida