• TEEN

    LIE

    AUG. 11, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

LIE

by Caroline Bock

Realistic and devastatingly insightful, this novel can serve as a springboard to classroom and family discussions. Unusual... Full review >

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    QUEEN OF HEARTS

    AUG. 2, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

QUEEN OF HEARTS

by Martha Brooks

It's a testament to Brooks' fine and empathetic writing (Mistik Lake, 2007, etc.) that she's able to bring vividly and... Full review >

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    WITCHLANDERS

    AUG. 30, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

WITCHLANDERS

by Lena Coakley

Ryder wants to harvest his family’s hicca before the chilling arrives in Witchland, but now his mother, a rebel witch... Full review >

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    THE AUSLÄNDER

    AUG. 16, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE AUSLÄNDER

by Paul Dowswell

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    REQUIEM

    AUG. 1, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

REQUIEM

by Paul B. Janeczko

Moving and brutal, a poetic remembrance of a tragedy too vast to forget. Full review >

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    NOW PLAYING:  STONER & SPAZ II

    AUG. 9, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

NOW PLAYING: STONER & SPAZ II

by Ron Koertge

Readers familiar with the first book will be glad to see Ben’s return; newcomers will be glad they finally met him.... Full review >

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    EDDA

    AUG. 4, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

EDDA

by Conor Kostick

Humans, electronic beings and servers are separated by light years and metaphysics, but Kostick’s action-filled series... Full review >

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    THE FOX INHERITANCE

    AUG. 30, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE FOX INHERITANCE

by Mary E. Pearson

Though action scenes are occasionally predictable or over too soon, the book's timely and haunting questions will leave... Full review >

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    TUNNEL VISION

    AUG. 16, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

TUNNEL VISION

by Susan Shaw

Liza merely walks through a tunnel at the wrong time. The killers she passes mark her for death, but they miss and shoot her... Full review >

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    ISLAND'S END

    AUG. 1, 2011

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

ISLAND'S END

by Padma Venkatraman

Refreshingly hopeful and beautifully written. (Fiction. 12 & up) Full review >

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