A CREATURE OF MOONLIGHT by Rebecca Hahn
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: May 6, 2014

"Deliberate at first, Hahn's debut is cumulatively stunning. (Fantasy. 12 & up)"
A dreamlike, poetic fantasy bildungsroman explores the power of choice and the meaning of home. Read full book review >
THE VIGILANTE POETS OF SELWYN ACADEMY by Kate Hattemer
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 8, 2014

"A sparkling, timely tour of the complicated intersection where life meets art. (Fiction. 12 & up)"
Blending Ezra Pound, rhetoric and reality TV, this hilarious, subversive debut about a cadre of friends at an arts high school is a treat from cover to cover. Read full book review >

POISONED APPLES by Christine Heppermann
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"Full of razors that cut—and razors to cut off shackles: a must. (author's note, index of first lines, index of photographs) (Poetry. 13-17)"
A slim volume sharp as knives. Read full book review >
WHY WE TOOK THE CAR by Wolfgang Herrndorf
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"In his first novel translated into English, Herrndorf sits squarely and triumphantly at the intersection of literary tall tale and coming-of-age picaresque. (Fiction. 14-17)"
Social misfits hit the Autobahn. Read full book review >
THE DEVIL'S INTERN by Donna Hosie
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Oct. 1, 2014

"Just outstanding fun for those who enjoy snarky comedy and suspense. (Paranormal suspense. 12-18)"
A comic, time-traveling trip to Hell and back. Read full book review >

GIRL DEFECTIVE by Simmone Howell
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 2, 2014

"Funny, observant, a relentless critic of the world's (and her own) flaws, Sky is original, thoroughly authentic and great company, decorating her astute, irreverent commentary with vivid Aussie references; chasing these down should provide foreign readers with hours of online fun. (Fiction. 14 & up)"
Skylark Martin lives above her family's vintage vinyl shop that—like its merchandise—is an endangered species in their re-gentrified, forward-looking Melbourne suburb. Read full book review >
AND WE STAY by Jenny Hubbard
YOUNG ADULT
Released: Jan. 7, 2014

"As graceful as a feather drifting down, this lyrical story delivers a deep journey of healing on a tragic theme. (Fiction. 14-18)"
A strong, gentle, smart and powerful book about suicide's aftermath. Read full book review >
LOVE IS THE DRUG by Alaya Dawn Johnson
MYSTERY THRILLER
Released: Sept. 30, 2014

"Utterly absorbing. (Suspense. 13 & up)"
Lost memories, a deadly pandemic flu and the children of D.C.'s elite come together in this sophisticated bio-thriller. Read full book review >