New Teen Materials

Bombshells United. Volume 2, War bonds / Marguerite Bennett, writer ; Mirka Andolfo, Siya Oum, Stephen Byrne, Sandy Jarrell, David Hahn, Richard Ortiz, artists ; J. Nanjan, Stephen Byrne, Kelly Fit... cover
"Kate Kane, the all-American Batwoman; Diana of Themyscira, warrior princess of the Amazons; Kara Starikov and Kortni Duginovna, defenders of Mother Russia; and Mera, royal daughter of the legendary Atlantis come together once again in an action packed, female-empowering story: THE BOMBSHELLS! Marguerite Bennett (Earth 2: World's End) delivers once again in this alternate reality where super-powered women are on the front lines fighting for justice!"-- Provided by publisher.
Drain the swamp / Rob William, Si Spurrier, writer ; Eduardo Pansica, Fernando Pasarin, Tom Derenick, Neil Edwards, Jack Herbert, Jose Luis, pencillers ; Julio Ferreira, Oclair Albert, Tom Derenick... cover
"When an apocalyptic new threat threatens the safety of Earth, the Suicide Squad is called into action--and they bring in a new member! But who is the mysterious Juan? And what are his powers? Is there more to him than meets the eye? But that's not the only threat the Squad will have to overcome. There is a foe who knows their weaknesses and secrets. A foe who knows this ragtag group of antiheroes better than they know themselves. It's their former teammate, Hack! But...isn't she supposed to be dead? How is Hack back? And what are her plans for the Suicide Squad?"-- Provided by publisher.
Raven, daughter of darkness. Vol. 1 / Marv Wolfman, writer ; Pop Mhan, artist ; Lovern Kindzierski, colorist ; Saida Temofonte, letterer ; Yanick Paquette, collection cover artist. cover
"Marv Wolfman, the comic book writer who along with George Perez introduced us to the half-demon hero in the pages of New Teen Titans, is once again returning to her world with Raven: Daughter Of Darkness. Illustrated by Pop Mhan, Daughter of Darkness is a follow-up to Wolfman's earlier miniseries, Raven, which found the hero otherwise known as Rachel Roth trying to settle in with her Aunt Alice and her family for a "normal" life. For Raven, getting used to attending high school is harder than battling a strange, otherworldly adversary that has abducting teenagers all throughout town."-- Provided by publisher.
Harley and Ivy meet Betty and Veronica / Paul Dini, Marc Andreyko, writers ; Laura Braga, Adriana Melo, artists ; Arif Prianto, Tony Aviña, J. Nanjan, colorists ; Deron Bennett, letterer ; Amanda C... cover
"Gotham City meets Riverdale in this crossover graphic novel that brings together four of the most iconic characters in comics--Harley & Ivy and Betty & Veronica! Riverdale's resident billionaire, Hiram Lodge, has a plan to offer free college tuition. The town just needs to build a new campus by draining the wetlands that lie between Riverdale and Gotham City. Everyone is thrilled...except visiting ecologist Dalia Green, a certain botany-obsessed super-villain in disguise! Poison Ivy realizes she must resort to drastic measures to thwart Hiram Lodge's plan to destroy the wetlands and the many species of endangered plants that live there. Scheming with her daffy bestie Harley Quinn, the villainous pair plan to kidnap Lodge's daughter, Veronica, and her friend Betty. Once Lodge abandons his building plans, Betty and Veronica will be returned safely--but not before mayhem ensues. Are these two teams of BFFs headed for disaster?"-- Provided by publisher.
That night / Amy Giles cover
"The year since a mass shooting shook their Queens neighborhood has played out differently for Jess and Lucas, both of whom were affected by that night in eerily similar and deeply personal ways."--Publisher's description.
Imagine us happy / Jennifer Yu. cover
High school junior Stella lives with depression and when she meets a senior boy who understands what she is going through she grows closer to him, but neglects her friendships and responsibilities.
The skin I'm in / Sharon G. Flake ; foreword by Jason Reynolds. cover
Thirteen-year-old Maleeka, uncomfortable because her skin is extremely dark, meets a new teacher with a birthmark on her face and discovers how to love who she is and what she looks like.
Star-crossed / Pintip Dunn. cover
"Princess Vela's people are starving. Stranded on a planet that lacks food, Vela makes the ultimate sacrifice and becomes an Aegis for her people. Accepting a genetic modification that takes sixty years off her life, she can feed her colony via nutrition pills. But her best friend is still getting worse. And she's not the only one. Now the king is dying, too. When the boy she's had a crush on since childhood volunteers to give his life for her father's, Vela realizes her people need more than pills to survive. As tensions rise between Aegis and colonists, secrets and sabotage begin to threaten the future of the colony itself. Unelss Vela is brave enough to save them all."--Book jacket
Fantastic beasts : the crimes of Grindelwald : the original screenplay / J.K. Rowling ; illustrations and design by Minalima. cover
Escaping custody, Grindelwald begins gathering followers to forward his plan for pure-blood wizards to rule over all non-magical beings and in an effort to thwart his efforts, Albus Dumbledore enlists the help of his former Hogwarts student Newt.
Muse of nightmares / Laini Taylor. cover
Love and hate, revenge and redemption, destruction and salvation all clash in this gorgeous sequel to the New York Times best seller, Strange the Dreamer.
Bridge of Clay / Markus Zusak. cover
The five Dunbar brothers bring each other up in a world run by their own rules. But as they learn to reckon with the adult world, they too learn the secret behind their father's disappearance.
One giant leap / Heather Kaczynski. cover
"When Cassandra Gupta was chosen to be the youngest member of a top-secret mission to the far reaches of the universe, she knew to expect the unexpected. But nothing could have prepared her for the catastrophic events that would occur once she left Earth. Cassie and the rest of the crew have found themselves in the middle of a conflict between two alien civilizations hell-bent on destroying each other . . . and anyone else who gets in their way. What was supposed to be a reconnaissance mission soon becomes a fight for their lives. But Cassie knows that it isnt enough to simply survive. The war is coming to Earth, and only she has the information that can possibly stop the devastation it will bring. With humanitys fate in the balance, Cassie must decide who she can trust and who she's willing to sacrifice in order to complete her mission."--Jacket flap.
The brilliant death / Amy Rose Capetta. cover
A young shapeshifter has to learn to control her powers, while simultaneously using them to disguise herself as a boy and confront the people who murdered her father.
This cruel design / Emily Suvada. cover
Cat thought the Hydra epidemic was over, but when new cases arise, she must team up with an enemy to fix the vaccine before the virus spirals out of control.
Blanca & Roja / Anna-Marie McLemore. cover
"The del Cisne girls have never just been sisters; they're also rivals, Blanca as obedient and graceful as Roja is vicious and manipulative. They know that, because of a generations-old spell, their family is bound to a bevy of swans deep in the woods. They know that, one day, the swans will pull them into a dangerous game that will leave one of them a girl, and trap the other in the body of a swan. But when two local boys become drawn into the game, the swans' spell intertwines with the strange and unpredictable magic lacing the woods, and all four of their fates depend on facing truths that could either save or destroy them... The story of the ugly duckling was never about the cygnet discovering he is lovely. It is about the sudden understanding that you are something other than what you thought you were."--Publisher's description.
Blacklisted! : Hollywood, the Cold War, and the First Amendment / Larry Dane Brimner. cover
Recounts the 1947 government investigation into the motion picture industry by the House Un-American Activities Committee.
Girls on the line / Jennie Liu. cover
Told in two voices, Luli and Yun, raised in an orphanage to age sixteen, work together in a factory until Yun, pregnant, disappears and Luli must confront the dangers of the outside world to find her. Includes facts about China's One-Child Policy and its effects.
Just wreck it all / N. Griffin. cover
"Crippled with guilt after causing a horrific accident two years earlier, sixteen-year-old Bett's life is a series of pluses and minuses. But when the pluses become too much to outweigh the minuses, Bett is forced to confront her self-harming behavior"-- Provided by publisher.
Kingdom of the blazing phoenix / Julie C. Dao. cover
Following a changeable map and clues from folktales, Princess Jade embarks on a quest to summon the Dragon Lords, defeat her evil stepmother Empress Xifeng, and bring peace to the kingdoms of Feng Lu.
X-Men : uncanny origins / writer, Dennis Hopeless ; artist, Jamie McKelvie with Mike Norton ; colorist, Matthew Wilson ; letterer, VC's Clayton Cowles ; cover artist, Julian Totino Tedesco ; editor... cover
"Welcome to the X-Men's first year -hope you survive the experience! Professor Charles Xavier has recruited five of the most powerful mutants he's ever seen to save a world that hates and fears them. But there's only one problem: They're teenagers who have to survive hormones and uncontrollable superpowers, all while fighting for their very lives. So right now's the perfect time for Magneto and the Brotherhood of Evil Mutants - along with the Sentinels, Unus the Untouchable and more - to make their bids for control of the world, right? The first class of X-Men is forged in the fires of combat in ways you've never seen before. You only think you know the story! Plus, the beginning of a new Uncanny era of X-Men in the aftermath of a mutant Schism!"--Amazon.
Venomized / Cullen Bunn, writer ; Iban Coello, artist ; Kevin Libranda, penciler #4 ; Scott Hanna & Livesay, inkers #4; Matt Yackey, color artist. ; VC's Joe Caramagna, letterer. cover
The story that began in VENOMVERSE reaches its epic conclusion! The Poisons, a species that hungers for super-powered symbiotes and their hosts, have picked their next target: the Marvel Universe itself! Their first objective? Put every superhuman in a Klyntar symbiote; and then consume them! And with Venom and the X-Men still missing after the events of "Poison-X," Earth stands defenseless! By the time they make it back home, Venom and the X-Men find dozens of heroes and villains unwillingly bonded with symbiotes. And when the Poisons consume one of their strongest allies, the champions of Earth must rally; and stand against one of their own! But what do the Poisons have planned for Cletus Kasady, A.K.A. Carnage? And can anything in the galaxy stand in the way of; Poison Thanos?!