A TIME TO DANCE by Padma Venkatraman
YOUNG ADULT
Released: May 1, 2014

"A beautiful integration of art, religion, compassion and connection. (author's note) (Verse fiction. 13-17)"
Flowing free verse tells the story of a teenage dancer in Chennai, India, who loses a leg and re-learns how to dance. Read full book review >
DIRT BIKES, DRONES, AND OTHER WAYS TO FLY by Conrad Wesselhoeft
YOUNG ADULT
Released: April 8, 2014

"As complex as life itself, this novel addresses serious topics without taking itself too seriously. (Fiction. 14-18)"
There is a place where Arlo goes to break free—free from his mother's recent murder, his father's grief, his sister's progressing Huntington's disease. In this place, the Drone Zone, it all falls away and there is just the moment. Read full book review >