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I, Dred Scott: A Fictional Slave Narrative Based on the Life and Legal Precedent of Dred Scott

by Shelia P. Moses & Bonnie Christensen Margaret K. McElderry Books (May 11, 2010)

Born into slavery in Virginia in the late 1700s, Dred Scott had little to look forward to in life. But he was fortunate in two ways: His first owner was fairly kind to him, and he grew up with his owner's children,...


Ten Things We Did (and Probably Shouldn't Have)

by Sarah Mlynowski HarperTeen (June 07, 2011)

Praised by New York Times bestselling author Lauren Myracle as “hilarious, moving and flat-out fun,” and Kirkus as a “pitch-perfect rendering…of the teen experience,” Ten Things We Did (and Probably...


The Courage of Cat Campbell

by Natasha Lowe Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books (January 06, 2015)

“Lowe echoes the whimsy of J.K. Rowling with…charismatic characters.” —Publishers Weekly

“Fans of Matilda…will be happy to meet another spunky girl.” —School Library Journal

Cat Campbell is a...


Hidden

by Donna Jo Napoli Simon & Schuster/Paula Wiseman Books (December 30, 2014)

A young girl must learn to survive and find her family against all odds in this heartbreaking companion to Hush from award-winning author Donna Jo Napoli.

Lost at sea when her sister is taken captive on a marauding...


Killing Time in Crystal City

by Chris Lynch Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (January 13, 2015)

A teen runs away from his broken life and invents a new one in this “absorbing and satisfying” (Booklist) adventure from Printz Honor winner and National Book Award finalist Chris Lynch.

Crystal City called...


Cut Both Ways

by Carrie Mesrobian HarperCollins (September 01, 2015)

A TOP 10 RAINBOW LIST BOOK

William C. Morris YA Debut Award nominee Carrie Mesrobian delivers a “raw, sympathetic coming-of-age story [that] uncovers the messy, painful, yet vitally important process of self-discovery”...


Picture Perfect #4: Between Us

by Cari Simmons & Melinda Metz HarperCollins (September 01, 2015)

Being one half of a BFF heart necklace is serious business—and in the Picture Perfect series, each story tackles a tough friendship challenge. Through the ups and downs of life in middle school, through braces...


Infinite in Between

by Carolyn Mackler HarperTeen (September 01, 2015)

The Breakfast Club meets Boyhood in this striking young adult novel from Printz Honor author Carolyn Mackler, which chronicles the lives of five teenagers through the thrills, heartbreaks, and joys of their...


Stella by Starlight

by Sharon M. Draper Atheneum Books for Young Readers (January 06, 2015)

When the Ku Klux Klan’s unwelcome reappearance rattles Stella’s segregated southern town, bravery battles prejudice in this New York Times bestselling Depression-era “novel that soars” (The New York...


25 Roses

by Stephanie Faris Aladdin (January 06, 2015)

Mia moves from the shadows to the spotlight when her matchmaking plans go awry in this contemporary M!X novel from the author of 30 Days of No Gossip.

Mia is used to feeling overlooked: her perfect older sister...


Emma's Not-So-Sweet Dilemma

by Coco Simon Simon Spotlight (December 16, 2014)

Emma loses an important modeling job due to an injury she got while playing with her brothers. How will she pay for the beautiful holiday presents she planned for her family and friends?

Emma is playing ball...


Bursting at the Seams

by Chloe Taylor & Nancy Zhang Simon Spotlight (December 16, 2014)

Zoey’s aunt is throwing a surprise wedding, and wants Zoey to make her dress! Can Zoey keep it a secret until the big day? Includes “Sew Zoey” blog posts and fashion illustrations.

In the tenth book in...


The Boy in the Black Suit

by Jason Reynolds Atheneum Books for Young Readers (January 06, 2015)

A 2016 Coretta Scott King Author Honor book.

Just when seventeen-year-old Matt thinks he can’t handle one more piece of terrible news, he meets a girl who’s dealt with a lot more—and who just might be able...


Green with Envy

by Jessica Burkhart & Victoria Ying Aladdin (December 23, 2014)

Bella feels jealous for the first time when her cousin visits Crystal Castle and gets along a little too well with Glimmer in the third book in the Unicorn Magic series!

Princess Bella is super excited to have...


Matt's Story

by Lauren Gibaldi HarperTeen (August 04, 2015)

We've seen Ella's story in The Night We Said Yes, but now we'll hear Matt's tale in this e-original novella from Lauren Gibaldi.

Seventeen-year-old Matt had the perfect life in Orlando. He met the girl of his...


The Bone Artists

by Madeleine Roux HarperTeen (August 04, 2015)

In this bone-chilling digital original story set in the world of Madeleine Roux's New York Times bestselling novel Asylum, a Louisiana teen tries to make tuition money working for a sinister organization but...


Lark

by Tracey Porter HarperTeen (May 24, 2011)

When sixteen-year-old Lark Austin is kidnapped from her Virginia hometown and left to die in a snowy forest, she leaves behind two friends who are stunned by the loss. As Lark's former best friend, Eve can't...


Falcon Quinn and the Crimson Vapor

by Jennifer Finney Boylan Katherine Tegen Books (May 10, 2011)

Falcon Quinn survived the first term at the Academy for Monsters along with his monstrous friends Max, Pearl, Mortia, and the rest. He has finally discovered his monster nature and is working hard to embrace...


The Berlin Boxing Club

by Robert Sharenow HarperTeen (May 17, 2011)

Sydney Taylor Award-winning novel Berlin Boxing Club is loosely inspired by the true story of boxer Max Schmeling's experiences following Kristallnacht. Publishers Weekly called it "a masterful historical novel"...


Betsy-Tacy and Tib

by Maud Hart Lovelace & Lois Lenski HarperCollins (May 17, 2011)

Three of a Kind

Betsy and Tacy are best friends. Then Tib moves into the neighborhood and the three of them start to play together. The grown-ups think they will quarrel, but they don't. Sometimes they quarrel...


Betsy and Tacy Go Over the Big Hill

by Maud Hart Lovelace & Lois Lenski HarperCollins (May 17, 2011)

Betsy, Tacy, and Tib can't wait to be ten. After all, getting two numbers in your age is the beginning of growing up—exciting things are bound to happen. And they do! The girls fall in love with the King of...


Betsy and Tacy Go Downtown

by Maud Hart Lovelace & Lois Lenski HarperCollins (May 24, 2011)

Betsy, Tacy, and Tib are twelve—old enough to do lots of things...even go downtown on their own. There they see their first horseless carriage, discover the joys of the public library, and see a real play...


Scorpions

by Walter Dean Myers HarperCollins (October 06, 2009)

The Scorpions are a gun-toting Harlem gang, and Jamal Hicks is about to become tragically involved with them in this authentic tale of the sacrifice of innocence and the struggle to steer clear of violence.

This...


Aphrodite the Fair

by Joan Holub & Suzanne Williams Aladdin (December 02, 2014)

Aphrodite has her hands full with Eris, who loves to stir up mischief, in this Goddess Girls adventure.

Eris is a goddess girl who has a penchant for causing trouble. So when her brother, Ares, is celebrating...


The Mystery Hat

by Rune Brandt Bennicke & Jakob Hjort Jensen Sky Pony (November 25, 2014)

Crow, Pig, and Beaver are taking a nice stroll in the woods when they come across a red hat sitting in a puddle. Whose hat is it? What mysterious circumstances could have brought it to this very puddle? Crow...


Incommunicado

by Randall Platt Sky Pony (November 04, 2014)

Just about everyone is incommunicado in the small, sleepy Oregon coastal town of Sea Park during winter. Until Pearl Harbor, that is, when it springs to patriotic life. But is Ruby Opal Pearl (a.k.a. Jewels)...


Double Exposure

by Bridget Birdsall Sky Pony (November 11, 2014)

Fifteen-year-old Alyx Atlas was raised as a boy, yet she knows something others don’t. She’s a girl. And after her dad dies, it becomes painfully obvious that she must prove it now—to herself and to the...


Sadie's Story

Backyard Witch #1

by Christine Heppermann, Ron Koertge & Deborah Marcero Greenwillow Books (July 21, 2015)

A must-have for newly independent readers and fans of Ivy + Bean and Clementine! The first of a new series starring three young girls and a mysterious visitor who appears exactly when you need her—with just...


Until the End

by Abbi Glines Simon Pulse (October 28, 2014)

The backstory that fans have been clamoring for—how Rock and Trisha fell in love—is the final installment in the Sea Breeze series from New York Times bestselling author Abbi Glines. And don’t miss the...


The Year of the Rat

by Clare Furniss Margaret K. McElderry Books (November 04, 2014)

Pearl deals with death, life, and family in this haunting, humorous, and poignant debut that School Library Journal calls a “well-written depiction of adolescence and the pervasive, perplexing nature of loss.”...


The Wainscott Weasel

by Tor Seidler & Fred Marcellino Atheneum Books for Young Readers (November 11, 2014)

A daring rescue, undying loyalty, and true love fill the pages of Tor Seidler’s beloved tale, rightfully compared to Charlotte’s Web by The New York Times.

Bagley isn’t your typical trouble-making weasel—and...


From This Moment

by Lauren Barnholdt HarperTeen (July 14, 2015)

Each book in The Moment of Truth trilogy is told from the perspective of former best friends Lyla, Aven, and Quinn. When they were freshman, they wrote emails to themselves about one thing they hoped to accomplish...


Never Wear Red Lipstick on Picture Day

by Allison Gutknecht & Stevie Lewis Aladdin (November 11, 2014)

The spirited and sassy eight-year-old Mandy Berr strives to look—and behave!—her best in this sweet and funny tale.

Class Picture Day is fast approaching, and Mandy Berr is looking for the perfect accessory...


The Islanders: Volume 4

by Katherine Applegate & Michael Grant HarperTeen (July 07, 2015)

For the Islanders, falling in love is easy . . . staying in love is a lot more difficult. The drama continues in the fourth omnibus edition of New York Times bestselling authors Katherine Applegate and Michael...


The Islanders: Volume 3

by Katherine Applegate & Michael Grant HarperTeen (July 07, 2015)

The Islanders have known one another forever—but everyone has secrets. The fifth and sixth books in Katherine Applegate and Michael Grant's addictive series reach a whole new audience in this gorgeous omnibus...


My Super-Spy Diary

by Emily Gale & Joelle Dreidemy Aladdin (November 04, 2014)

Eliza Boom—assistant inventor, junior spy, and full-on fantastic—investigates a case of puppy love in this second book of a chapter book series packed with jokes, doodles, and dear-diary secrets!

When Einstein,...


Phineas L. MacGuire . . . Gets Cooking!

by Frances O'Roark Dowell & Preston McDaniels Atheneum Books for Young Readers (November 04, 2014)

Chemistry in the kitchen? Phineas L. MacGuire applies his science skills to culinary creations in this food-tastic tale from the bestselling author of Chicken Boy.

Phineas L. MacGuire—scientist extraordinaire—has...


Chasing Gold

by Catherine Hapka Aladdin (November 04, 2014)

When all of Haley’s time goes to training her pony, keeping an eye on the prize causes problems in this third book in a contemporary middle grade series in the tradition of Marguerite Henry’s Misty of Chincoteague...


Museum Mayhem

by Carolyn Keene & Peter Francis Aladdin (November 04, 2014)

A night at the museum and a broken sculpture lead to artistic injustice—unless Nancy Drew and the Clue Crew can find the true culprit!

Nancy, Bess, and George are so excited. Their favorite new art teacher,...


Birthday Vicious

by Melissa de La Cruz Aladdin (November 04, 2014)

Ashley Spencer’s birthday is an occasion for serious scheming in the third book in The Ashley Project series from bestselling author Melissa de la Cruz.

Ashley Spencer, Ashley “Lili” Li, Ashley “A. A.”...


The Dragon in the Ghetto Caper

by E.L. Konigsburg Atheneum Books for Young Readers (May 24, 2011)

Andy's not your average resident of exclusive Foxmeadow -- whenever he sits down to draw something, it turns out to be a dragon. And he wants to be a detective when he grows up -- not just an ordinary, everyday...


Jennifer, Hecate, Macbeth, William Mckinley, And Me, Elizabeth

by E.L. Konigsburg Atheneum Books for Young Readers (May 24, 2011)

2017 marks the fiftieth anniversary of the beloved classic Jennifer, Hecatate, Macbeth, William McKinley, and Me, Elizabeth.

Elizabeth is an only child, new in town, and the shortest kid in her class. She’s...


Dreadnought

by Mark Walden Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (May 24, 2011)

In this action-packed H.I.V.E. adventure, the world’s most powerful villains have a problem: One of their own has gone rogue.

It’s up to Otto to save the world from a renegade faction of the world’s most...


With or Without You

by Brian Farrey Simon Pulse (May 24, 2011)

When are you too far in to get out?

 

Eighteen-year-old Evan and his best friend, Davis, get beaten up for being loners. For being gay. For just being themselves. But as rough as things often seem, at least Evan...


The Grand Plan to Fix Everything

by Uma Krishnaswami & Abigail Halpin Atheneum Books for Young Readers (May 24, 2011)

Rose petal milk shakes and a world of surprises awaits Dini when her family moves to India in this spirited novel with Bollywood flair.

Eleven-year old Dini loves movies—watching them, reading about them, trying...


Between Here and Forever

by Elizabeth Scott Simon Pulse (May 24, 2011)

A heartbreaking and romantic coming-of-age novel from the author of Perfect You and Living Dead Girl.

“I miss her, but not like I should. I want her to wake up so I don't have to be tied to her forever.”...


Altogether, One at a Time

by E.L. Konigsburg, Mercer Mayer, Gail E. Haley & Gary E. Parker et al. Atheneum Books for Young Readers (May 10, 2011)

Four funny and perceptive short stories in which young people cope with difficult situations and in doing so learn something that changes their lives.


The Summer Before Boys

by Nora Raleigh Baskin Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (May 10, 2011)

“Vivid and moving. I loved it.” —Rebecca Stead, Newbery-winning author of When You Reach Me

Julia and Eliza are best friends, so when Julia’s mom is sent to serve in Iraq, it makes perfect sense for her...


Sixteenth Summer

by Michelle Dalton Simon Pulse (May 03, 2011)

Anna is dreading another tourist-filled summer on Dune Island that follows the same routine: beach, ice cream, friends, repeat. That is, until she locks eyes with Will, the gorgeous and sweet guy visiting from...


Moonglass

by Jessi Kirby Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (May 03, 2011)

Sarah Dessen says this “incredible first novel” is “fresh and wise, all at once.”

I read once that water is a symbol for emotions. And for a while now, I’ve thought maybe my mother drowned in both.

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