New Teen Materials

All is fair / Dee Garretson. cover
"It's 1918, and war is raging across Europe. When Lady Mina Tretheway receives a telegram at boarding school, she doesn't want to read it--telegrams never bring good news. The message is written in a cryptic code, and Mina is soon pulled out of school and into a secret wartime mission with a dashing American spy" -- Provided by publisher.
The love and lies of Rukhsana Ali / Sabina Khan. cover
Seventeen-year-old Rukhsana Ali is looking forward to going to Caltech and getting away from her conservative Muslim parents' expectation that she will marry, especially since she is in love with her girlfriend Ariana--but when her parents catch her kissing Ariana, they whisk Rukhsana off to Bangladesh and a world of tradition and arranged marriages, and she must find the courage to fight for the right to choose her own path.
Spin / Lamar Giles. cover
When DJ ParSec (Paris Secord), rising star of the local music scene, is found dead over her turntables, the two girls who found her, Kya (her pre-fame best friend) and Fuse (her current chief groupie) are torn between grief for Paris and hatred for each other--but when the lack of obvious suspects stalls the investigation, and the police seem to lose interest, despite pressure from social media and ParSec's loyal fans, the two girls unite, determined to find out who murdered their friend.
Ship of smoke and steel / Django Wexler. cover
Isoka, an eighteen-year-old ward boss in the great port city, Kahnzoka, is sent on an impossible mission to steal Soliton, a legendary ghost ship, or her sister will be killed.
A curse so dark and lonely / by Brigid Kemmerer. cover
Eighteen for the three hundred twenty-seventh time, Prince Rhen despairs of breaking the curse that turns him into a beast at the end of each day until feisty Harper enters his life.
The vanishing stair / Maureen Johnson. cover
When Stevie Bell is finally able to return to Ellingham Academy after identifying the culprit in the murder of a classmate, she begins to wonder if the case was really resolved and attempts to uncover the truth about the school's founder.
Dear heartbreak : YA authors and teens on the dark side of love / edited by Heather Demetrios ; letters from real teens answered with care by Becky Albertalli * Adi Alsaid * Libba Bray * Mike Curat... cover
Collects responses from young-adult authors to letters from teenagers for advice about cheating, break-ups, dating violence, and loneliness.
The lonely dead / April Henry. cover
When schizophrenic Adele, who possesses a paranormal gift, is implicated in an investigation that involves the murder of her ex-best friend Tori, Adele must work with Tori's ghost to find the killer.
When the truth unravels / RuthAnne Snow. cover
Told in multiple voices, four best friends go to prom together hiding the secret that one of them recently attempted suicide and trying to ensure it never happens again, while also facing their own demons.
Song of the Dead / Sarah Glenn Marsh. cover
Odessa and Meredy journey beyond Karthia to a land where the Dead rule the night and dragons roam the streets, but just as they are beginning to explore the new world a terrifying development in Karthia summons them home at once.
The Cerulean / Amy Ewing. cover
Chosen as the sacrifice needed to break the tether that holds her city in the sky to the planet below, Sera feels betrayed, and as things don't go as planned, she finds herself not only fighting for her own life, but the lives of her people as well.
Only a breath apart / Katie McGarry. cover
Told in two voices, childhood best friends Jessie and Scarlett reconnect at his grandmother's funeral and start to share their secrets and feelings for each other.
This is where it ends / Marieke Nijkamp. cover
Minutes after the principal of Opportunity High School in Alabama finishes her speech welcoming the student body to a new semester, they discover that the auditorium doors will not open and someone starts shooting as four teens, each with a personal reason to fear the shooter, tell the tale from separate perspectives.
Kryptonite / Lesley Choyce. cover
In this high-interest novel for teen readers, Jackson gets in over his head when he tries to save a girl from her drug-dealer boyfriend.
Let's go swimming on doomsday / Natalie C. Anderson. cover
"Forced to become a child soldier, sixteen-year-old Somali refugee Abdi, must confront his painful past"-- Provided by publisher.
Firestarter / Tara Sim. cover
Colton, Daphne, and the others must choose between those striving to take down the world's clock towers so that time can run freely, and terrorists trying to bring back the lost god of time.
This land is our land : the history of American immigration / Linda Barrett Osborne. cover
Explores the way government policy and popular responses to immigrant groups have evolved throughout U.S. history, from 1800 to today.
How it went down / Kekla Magoon. cover
When sixteen-year-old Tariq Johnson is shot to death, his community is thrown into an uproar because Tariq was black and the shooter, Jack Franklin, is white, and in the aftermath everyone has something to say, but no two accounts of the events agree.
Five feet apart / Rachael Lippincott ; with Mikki Daughtry and Tobias Iaconis. cover
Seventeen-year-olds Stella and Will, both suffering from cystic fibrosis, realize the only way to stay alive is to stay apart, but their love for each other is slowly pushing the boundaries of physical and emotional safety.
Trinity. The Search for Steve Trevor Vol. 4, The search for Steve Trevor / James Robinson, writer ; Patrick Zircher, Jack Herbert, Tyler Kirkham, artists ; Gabe Eltaeb, colorist ; Josh Reed, Carlos... cover
"Batman and Superman help Wonder Woman rediscover Themyscira, but finding Diana's lost homeland proves more difficult than these three heroes expected. While on their journey, a distress call from a nearby ship turns out to be more than meets the eye, andthe Trinity find themselves marooned in the dread island of Skartaris. To make their way back home, our heroes will have to overcome Deimos, who will stop at nothing to seal off Skartaris from the rest of world forever!"-- Provided by publisher.
Star Wars. Vol. 9, Hope dies / writers, Kieron Gillen, Cullen Bunn ; artists, Salvador Larroca, Ario Anindito, Roland Boschi & Marc Laming ; color artists, Guru-eFX, Jordan Boyd & Andres Mossa ; le... cover
"A secret rebel base. A secret rebel fleet. A chance of victory...but now, Darth Vader has found it. There is no escape. The Empire first strikes back here and now! Can the Millennium Falcon stand alone against the entire Imperial Fleet? Not to mention a TIE Advanced starfighter with a certain Sith Lord as its pilot?! As the rebels' plans crumble, Princess Leia must discover the cause of this disaster--before it's too late! Her mission leads her aboard Darth Vader's personal Dreadnought...but he always seems to know when his enemies are near. If the Rebellion is to live on, sacrifice is needed...but if hope dies, what survives? Plus: Luke Skywalker and smuggler Sana Starros attend a high-stakes podracing event...but why? Place your bets!" -- back cover.