New Teen Materials

Bad island / created, written, and drawn by Doug TenNapel. cover
Lyle, Karen, Janie, and Reese must find a way off an island while they dodge strange and dangerous things on the island.
Star-touched stories / Roshani Chokshi. cover
Death and Night: He was Lord of Death, cursed never to love. She was Night incarnate, destined to stay alone. After a chance meeting, they wonder if, perhaps, they could be meant for more. But danger crouches in their paths, and the choices they make will set them on a journey that will span lifetimes. Poison and Gold: Now that her wish for a choice has come true, Aasha struggles to control her powers. But when an opportunity to help Queen Gauri and King Vikram's new reign presents itself, she is thrown into the path of the fearsome yet enchanting Spy Mistress. To help her friends, Aasha will have to battle her insecurities and perhaps, along the way, find love. Rose and Sword: There is a tale whispered in the dark of the Empire of Bharat-Jain. A tale of a bride who loses her bridegroom on the eve of her wedding. But is it a tale or a truth?
Iron river / by Daniel Acosta. cover
When twelve-year-old Manny Maldonado and his friends find a hobo's body near the train tracks that run through their tight-knit San Gabriel valley community, a police officer tries to pin the murder on them.
Stronger, faster, and more beautiful / Arwen Elys Dayton. cover
"Six interconnected stories that ask how far we will go to remake ourselves into the perfect human specimens, and how hard that will push the definition of human"-- Provided by publisher.
Fire and heist / Sarah Beth Durst. cover
As were-dragon Sky Hawkins faces her first heist, she discovers secrets about her missing mother, the true reason her boyfriend broke up with her, and the valuable jewel that could restore her family's wealth and rank.
Realm of ruins : a Nissera novel / Hannah West. cover
Valory, an unlikely heroine and descendant of Bristal, must battle the effects of a dangerous, time-bending resurrection spell wreaking havoc on Nissera.
Legacy of light / Sarah Raughley. cover
"The Effigies must uncover the connection between Saul, Blackwell, and the Phantoms before it's too late"-- Provided by publisher.
The Avengers : back to basics / Peter David, writer ; Brian Level & Juanan Ramírez, artists ; Jordan Boyd & Erick Arciniega, color artists ; Comicraft's Jimmy Betancourt, letterer. cover
It all begins with a terrifying tale of Ragnarok! This could be the end for Thor, Iron Man, the Hulk and the rest of the team -- courtesty of Fenris Wolf. Only the Avengers can stand in the way of a Norse prophecy of doom... Then there's double trouble when a Captain Marvel imposter rewrites reality, and the heroes find themselves stuck in an alternate universe. Everything is turned upside down again when Vision gives Kamala Khan, aka Ms. Marvel, a virtual reality visor that lets her watch and join any Avengers battle as though she'd been there herself--and now Kamala is stuck in the past, fighting one of the Avengers' deadliest foes. -- from publisher.
The summer of Jordi Perez (and the best burger in Los Angeles) / Amy Spalding. cover
Fashion-obsessed Abby Ives lands an internship at her favorite boutique for the summer, but falls for her fellow intern Jordi Perez, against whom she is vying for the one paid position at the end of the internship.
Pulp / Robin Talley cover
"In 1955, eighteen-year-old Janet Jones keeps the love she shares with her best friend Marie a secret. It's not easy being gay in Washington, DC, in the age of McCarthyism, but when she discovers a series of books about women falling in love with other women, it awakens something in Janet. As she juggles a romance she must keep hidden and a newfound ambition to write and publish her own story, she risks exposing herself--and Marie--to a danger all too real."-- Provided by publisher.
The Initiation / Chris Babu. cover
After his mother is exiled from New America, sixteen-year-old Drayden enters the Initiation, a series of tests and trials in which the winners are rewarded with a better life and the losers are exiled.
The girl with the broken heart / Lurlene McDaniel. cover
To escape her father's overprotectiveness, twenty-year-old Kenzie Caine spends the summer working at a horse farm rehabilitating Tennessee Walking horses, where a good deed results in a violent end to the summer and the revelation of her attractive assistant's secrets.
Dumplin' / Julie Murphy. cover
Questioning her plus-sized body for the first time when an athletic boy appears to return her affections, Willowdean enters her city's beauty pageant and uses her sassy styles and talents to compete against thinner contestants.
Shatter the suns : a last star burning novel / Caitlin Sangster. cover
"Sev must decode her mother's last words to find the cure to Sleeping Sickness before Dr. Yang can use it to blackmail people into submitting to his rule"-- Provided by publisher.
No better friend : a man, a dog, and their incredible true story of friendship and survival in World War II / Robert Weintraub. cover
Describes the bond that developed between an RAF technician and a fiercely loyal purebred pointer named Judy, a pair who met in an internment camp during World War II where they became a symbol of hope to the other prisoners.