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If you come softly by Woodson, Jacqueline.

If you come softly

After meeting at their private school in New York, fifteen-year-old Jeremiah, who is black and whose parents are separated, and Ellie, who is white and whose mother has twice abandoned her, fall in love and then try to cope with people's reactions.

Mar 26, 2015
Big Nate - the boy with the biggest head in the world by Peirce, Lincoln.

Big Nate - the boy with the biggest head in the world

Mar 26, 2015
Charisma by Ryan, Jeanne, author.

Charisma

Tacoma, Washington, high school junior Aislyn's extreme shyness has crippled her socially and cost her a college scholarship, so she jumps at the chance to try an illegal gene therapy, but although she is finally able to date her long-term crush, Jack, the therapy becomes a contagious disease that can be fatal.

Mar 26, 2015
The boy who lost Fairyland by Valente, Catherynne M., 1979-

The boy who lost Fairyland

"A young troll named Hawthorn is stolen from Fairyland by the Golden Wind, and becomes a changeling in our world, a place no less bizarre than Fairyland in his eyes"--

Mar 26, 2015
Biggie by Sullivan, Derek E., author.

Biggie

Henry "Biggie" Abbott has hidden behind his weight for years, and although he is the son and stepson of two of Finch, Minnesota's most famous athletes, he prefers academic success until the girl of his dreams suggests he join the baseball team, and, with his stepbrother's help, he discovers he is a great pitcher.

Mar 26, 2015
Death marked by Cypess, Leah.

Death marked

After killing the leader of a clan of assassins and falling in love with his heir, a young sorceress discovers she is the one person to bring down the evil Empire that has been oppressing her people for centuries, and now, in the heart of the Empire, Ileni herself is the deadliest weapon the assassins have ever had.

Mar 26, 2015
Blackbird fly by Kelly, Erin Entrada.

Blackbird fly

Bullied at school, eighth-grader Apple, a Filipino American who loves the music of the Beatles, decides to change her life by learning how to play the guitar.

Mar 26, 2015
Shadow scale by Hartman, Rachel, 1972-, author.

Shadow scale

"Seraphina, half-dragon and half-human, searches for others like her who can make the difference in the war between dragons and humans in the kingdom of Goredd"--

Mar 26, 2015
Everything that makes you by McStay, Moriah.

Everything that makes you

In alternating voices, Fiona "Fi" Doyle experiences her teen years in two ways, with and without a disfiguring accident that occurred at age six, dealing with its effects on her brother and parents, her friendships, her dating life, her involvement in sports and hobbies, her future plans, and especially her self-image.

Mar 26, 2015
The way we bared our souls by Strayhorn, Willa, author.

The way we bared our souls

Five teenagers sit around a bonfire in the middle of the New Mexico desert and when they participate in a ritual to trade totems as a symbol of shedding and adopting one another's sorrows, they think it is only an exercise, but in the morning they wake to find their burdens gone and replaced with someone else's.

Mar 26, 2015
Tracers by Howard, J. J. (Jennifer Jane), 1972-

Tracers

"Cam is a New York City bike messenger with no family or strings attached to anyone, but when he meets a mysterious stranger and is pulled into her dangerous world of parkour, he is torn between following his heart and sacrificing everything to pay off his debts"--

Mar 26, 2015
Terminal by Reichs, Kathy, author.

Terminal

"Tory and her comrades must track a new pack of rogue Virals who have brought on the attention of a shadowy government organization intent on learning the secret to their powers"--

Mar 26, 2015
Temple boys by Buxton, J. P. (Jamie P.), author.

Temple boys

Flea, the least significant member of a gang of teens who sleep next to the Temple walls in first-century Jerusalem, witnesses Christ's passion and resurrection, torn between Jude, who protects Flea and employes him to run errands, and a brutal Roman spy determined to uncover the truth about "the Magician."

Mar 26, 2015
The storyspinner by Wallace, Becky, author.

The storyspinner

The Keepers, a race of people with magical abilities, are seeking a supposedly-dead princess to place her on the throne and end political turmoil but girls who look like the princess are being murdered and Johanna Von Arlo, forced to work for Lord Rafael DeSilva after her father's suspicious death, is a dead-ringer.

Mar 26, 2015
The haunting of sunshine girl. Book one by McKenzie, Paige, author.

The haunting of sunshine girl. Book one

Shortly after her sixteenth birthday, Sunshine Griffith and her mother Kat move from sunny Austin, Texas, to the rain-drenched town of Ridgemont, Washington. Though Sunshine is adopted, she and her mother have always been close, sharing a special bond filled with laughter and inside jokes. But from the moment they arrive, Sunshine feels her world darken with an eeriness she cannot place. And even if Kat doesn't recognize it, Sunshine knows that something about their new house is just ... creepy.

Mar 26, 2015
Hostage run by Klavan, Andrew.

Hostage run

"Rick Dial is faced with an impossible choice: save the life of his best friend Molly. or save the free world. Rick Dial's career as a superstar quarterback ended when a car accident left him unable to walk. But his uncanny gaming ability caught the attention of a secret government organization trying to stop a high tech terrorist attack on America. He's been to the fantastical cyber world called the MindWar Realm. and returned to Real Life victorious. But the stakes have just gone up. Another a

Mar 26, 2015
How to win at high school by Matthews, Owen, 1983-

How to win at high school

Partly for the sake of his brother Sam, who is paralyzed, Adam decides to go from high school loser to god by selling completed homework assignments, buying alcohol, and arranging for fake IDs, but before the end of junior year, he realizes his quest for popularity has gone way too far.

Mar 26, 2015
InterWorld by Gaiman, Neil.

InterWorld

At nearly fifteen years of age, Joey Harker learns that he is a Walker, able to travel between dimensions, and soon joins a team of different versions of himself, each from another dimension, to fight the evil forces striving to conquer all the worlds.

Mar 26, 2015
Under a painted sky by Lee, Stacey (Stacey Heather), author.

Under a painted sky

"In 1845, Sammy, a Chinese American girl, and Annamae, an African American slave girl, disguise themselves as boys and travel on the Oregon Trail to California from Missouri"--

Mar 26, 2015
Not otherwise specified by Moskowitz, Hannah.

Not otherwise specified

Auditioning for a New York City performing arts high school could help Etta escape from her Nebraska all-girl school, where she is not gay enough for her former friends, not sick enough for her eating disorders group, and not thin enough for ballet, but it may also mean real friendships.

Mar 26, 2015