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Title Enchanted air : two cultures, two wings : a memoir
Author Engle, Margarita.
Subject(s)
  • Engle, Margarita.
  • Cuban Americans Biography.
  • Women authors, American 20th century Biography.
Title Fat Angie
Author Charlton-Trujillo, e. E.
Subject(s)
  • Overweight persons Fiction.
  • Friendship Fiction.
  • High schools Fiction.
Publisher Candlewick Press, Somerville, Mass., 2013, c2015.
Title First flight around the world : the adventures of the American fliers who won the race
Author Grove, Tim
Subject(s)
  • United States. Army. Air Corps.
  • Flights around the world.
Title Out of darkness
Author Pe?rez, Ashley Hope
Subject(s)
  • Explosions Fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
  • Race relations Fiction.
  • African Americans Fiction.
  • Mexican Americans Fiction.
  • New London (Tex.) History 20th century Fiction.
Publisher Carolrhoda Lab, Minneapolis : c2015.
Title The unlikely hero of room 13B
Author Toten, Teresa
Subject(s)
  • Obsessive-compulsive disorder Fiction.
  • Emotional problems Fiction.
  • Dating (Social customs) Fiction.
  • Family problems Fiction.
  • High schools Fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
Publisher Delacorte Press, New York : 2013 c2015.
Title Bleach : sorry I am strong
Author Kubo, Tite
Subject(s)
  • Graphic novels.
Title Dare to disappoint : growing up in Turkey
Author Samanc?, O?zge
Subject(s)
  • Graphic novels.
Title Nimona
Author Stevenson, Noelle
Subject(s)
  • Graphic novels.
Title Challenger Deep
Author Shusterman, Neal
Publisher HarperTeen, New York : c2015.
Title Most dangerous : Daniel Ellsberg and the secret history of the Vietnam War
Author Sheinkin, Steve.
Subject(s)
  • Ellsberg, Daniel.
  • Rand Corporation Employees Biography.
  • Pentagon Papers.
  • Whistle blowing United States History 20th century.
  • United States Foreign relations Vietnam.
  • Vietnam Foreign relations United States.
  • United States Politics and government 1969-1974.
Title Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens agenda
Author Albertalli, Becky
Subject(s)
  • Secrets Fiction.
  • Gays Fiction.
  • Extortion Fiction.
  • Friendship Fiction.
  • Pen pals Fiction.
  • High schools Fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
Publisher Balzer + Bray, New York : c2015.
Title All American boys
Author Reynolds, Jason.
Subject(s)
  • Race relations Fiction.
  • Racism Fiction.
  • Racial profiling in law enforcement Fiction.
  • Police brutality Fiction.
  • African Americans Fiction.
Publisher Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York : c2015.
Title Girls like us
Author Giles, Gail.
Subject(s)
  • People with mental disabilities Fiction.
  • Roommates Fiction.
  • Rape Fiction.
Publisher Candlewick Press, Somerville, Mass. : 2014 c2015.
Title The thing about jellyfish
Author Benjamin, Ali.
Subject(s)
  • Grief Fiction.
  • Best friends Fiction.
  • Friendship Fiction.
  • Jellyfishes Fiction.
Publisher Little, Brown and Company, New York : c2015.
Title Avatar the last airbender : smoke and shadow part one
Author Yang, Gene Luen
Subject(s)
  • Graphic novels.
Title Doctor Who, the eleventh doctor : serve you
Author Ewing, Al
Subject(s)
  • Graphic novels.
Title The many faces of Josephine Baker : dancer, singer, activist, spy
Author Caravantes, Peggy
Subject(s)
  • Baker, Josephine, 1906-1975.
  • Dancers France Biography.
  • African American entertainers France Biography.
  • Spies France Biography.
  • World War, 1939-1945 Secret service France.
Title Beyond magenta : transgender teens speak out
Author Kuklin, Susan.
Subject(s)
  • Transgender youth.
  • Transgender children.
  • Transsexualism.
  • Gender identity.
Publisher Candlewick Press, Somerville, Mass. : 2015, c2014.
Title Bone Gap
Author Ruby, Laura.
Subject(s)
  • Kidnapping Fiction.
  • Face perception Fiction.
  • Interpersonal relations Fiction.
  • Bullying Fiction.
  • Brothers Fiction.
Publisher Balzer + Bray, New York : 2015.
Title I'll give you the sun
Author Nelson, Jandy.
Subject(s)
  • Artists Fiction.
  • Twins Fiction.
  • Brothers and sisters Fiction.
  • Gays Fiction.
  • Grief Fiction.
  • Death Fiction.
  • Family life California Fiction.
  • California Fiction.
Publisher Dial Books, New York : c2014.
Title Popular : a memoir : vintage wisdom for a modern geek
Author Van Wagenen, Maya.
Subject(s)
  • Self-confidence.
  • Life skills Humor.
Publisher Dutton, New York : c2014.
Title The Port Chicago 50 : disaster, mutiny, and the fight for civil rights
Author Sheinkin, Steve.
Subject(s)
  • United States. Navy African Americans History 20th century.
  • World War, 1939-1945 Participation, African American.
  • Port Chicago Mutiny, Port Chicago, Calif., 1944.
  • Port Chicago Mutiny Trial, San Francisco, Calif., 1944.
  • African American sailors History 20th century.
  • African Americans Civil rights History 20th century.
Publisher Roaring Brook Press, New York : c2014.
Title When I was the greatest
Author Reynolds, Jason.
Subject(s)
  • Conduct of life Fiction.
  • Family life New York (State) Brooklyn Fiction.
  • Brothers and sisters Fiction.
  • Neighborhoods Fiction.
  • Violence Fiction.
  • African Americans Fiction.
  • Brooklyn (New York, N.Y.) Fiction.
Publisher Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York : c2014.
Title X : a novel
Author Shabazz, Ilyasah.
Subject(s)
  • X, Malcolm, 1925-1965 Childhood and youth Fiction.
  • Racism Fiction.
  • Poor Fiction.
  • Black Muslims Fiction.
  • African Americans Fiction.
Publisher Candlewick Press, Somerville, Mass. : c2015.
Title This one summer
Author Tamaki, Mariko.
Subject(s)
  • Graphic novels.
  • Interpersonal relationships Juvenile fiction.
  • Vacations Juvenile fiction.
  • Friendship Juvenile fiction.
Publisher First Second, New York : c2014.
Title The Carnival at Bray : a novel
Author Foley, Jessie Ann.
Subject(s)
  • Rock music fans Fiction.
  • Uncles Fiction.
Publisher Elephant Rock Books YA, Ashford, Conn. : c2014.
Title Gabi, a girl in pieces
Author Quintero, Isabel.
Subject(s)
  • High schools Fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
  • Pregnancy Fiction.
  • Gays Fiction.
  • Family problems Fiction.
  • Mexican Americans Fiction.
Publisher Cinco Puntos Press, El Paso, Texas : c2014.
Title Grasshopper jungle : a history
Author Smith, Andrew.
Publisher Speak, New York : c2015.
Title How I discovered poetry
Author Nelson, Marilyn
Subject(s)
  • Nelson, Marilyn, 1946- Poetry.
  • Authorship Poetry.
  • Poetry Authorship.
Title The Scar boys : a novel
Author Vlahos, Len.
Subject(s)
  • Disfigured persons Fiction.
  • Friendship Fiction.
  • Bands (Music) Fiction.
  • Near-death experiences Fiction.
  • Family life Fiction.
  • New York (State) Fiction.
Publisher Egmont USA, New York : c2014.
Title The story of Owen : dragon slayer of Trondheim
Author Johnston, E. K.
Subject(s)
  • Adventure stories.
  • Dragons Fiction.
  • Bards and bardism Fiction.
  • Fame Fiction.
  • High schools Fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
  • Family life Canada Fiction.
  • Canada Fiction.
Publisher Carolrhoda Lab, Minneapolis : c2014.
Title The strange & beautiful sorrows of Ava Lavender
Author Walton, Leslye J.
Subject(s)
  • Teenage girls Fiction.
  • Fantasy.
Publisher Candlewick Press, Somerville, Mass. : c2014.
Title Charm & strange
Author Kuehn, Stephanie.
Subject(s)
  • Psychological abuse Fiction.
  • Mental illness Fiction.
  • Sex crimes Fiction.
Publisher St Martins Griffins, New York : c2013.
Title The crossover
Author Alexander, Kwame.
Subject(s)
  • Novels in verse.
  • Basketball Juvenile fiction.
  • Twins Juvenile fiction.
  • Brothers Juvenile fiction.
  • Fathers and sons Juvenile fiction.
  • African Americans Juvenile fiction.
  • Newbery Medal.
Publisher Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, Boston : c2014.
Title Beautiful Music for Ugly Children
Author Cronn-Mills, Kirstin
Subject(s)
  • Transsexuals Fiction.
  • Disc jockeys Fiction.
  • High schools Fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
Publisher Flux, Woodbury, Minn. : c2012.
Title Threatened
Author Schrefer, Eliot
Subject(s)
  • Wildlife rescue Fiction.
  • Adventure stories.
  • Orphans Gabon Fiction.
  • Chimpanzees Fiction.
  • Animal rescue Fiction.
  • Gabon Fiction.
Publisher Scholastic Press, New York : c2014.
Title After the snow
Author Crockett, S. D.
Subject(s)
  • Survival Fiction.
  • Adventure stories.
  • Voyages and travels Fiction.
Publisher Feiwel & Friends, New York : c2012.
Title Dr. Bird's advice for sad poets
Author Roskos, Evan.
Subject(s)
  • Depression, Mental Fiction.
  • Family problems Fiction.
  • Poetry Fiction.
Publisher Houghton Mifflin, Boston : c2013.
Title And we stay
Author Hubbard, Jenny.
Subject(s)
  • Boarding schools Fiction.
  • High schools Fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
  • Suicide Fiction.
  • Interpersonal relations Fiction.
  • Poetry Fiction.
  • Amherst (Mass.) Fiction.
Publisher Delacorte Press, New York : c2014.
Title Rose under fire
Author Wein, Elizabeth.
Subject(s)
  • Ravensbru?ck (Concentration camp) Fiction.
  • Air pilots Fiction.
  • Prisoners of war Fiction.
  • World War, 1939-1945 Prisoners and prisons, German Fiction.
  • Diaries Fiction.
Publisher Hyperion, New York : c2013.
Title Noggin
Author Whaley, John Corey.
Subject(s)
  • Science fiction.
  • Identity (Philosophical concept) Fiction.
  • Interpersonal relations Fiction.
  • Family life Missouri Kansas City Fiction.
  • Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc Fiction.
  • Death Fiction.
Publisher Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York : c2014.
Title Somebody please tell me who I am
Author Mazer, Harry
Title Bomb : the race to build-- and steal-- the world's most dangerous weapon
Author Sheinkin, Steve.
Subject(s)
  • Atomic bomb History.
  • World War, 1939-1945 Secret service Soviet Union.
  • World War, 1939-1945 Secret service Great Britain.
  • World War, 1939-1945 Commando operations Norway Vemork.
  • Operation Freshman, 1942.
  • Atomic bomb Germany History.
Publisher Roaring Brook Press, New York : c2012.
Title Code name Verity
Author Wein, Elizabeth.
Subject(s)
  • Women air pilots Fiction.
  • Air pilots Fiction.
  • World War, 1939-1945 Fiction.
  • Friendship Fiction.
  • Nazis Fiction.
  • Spy stories Fiction.
  • Insurgency Fiction.
  • Great Britain History 1936-1945 Fiction.
  • France History German occupation, 1940-1945 Fiction.
Publisher Hyperion, New York : c2012.
Title Dodger
Author Pratchett, Terry.
Subject(s)
  • Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870 Fiction.
  • Adventure stories Fiction.
  • Conduct of life Fiction.
  • Todd, Sweeney (Legendary character) Fiction.
  • Humorous stories.
  • London (England) History 19th century Fiction.
  • Great Britain History Victoria, 1837-1901 Fiction.
Publisher Harper, New York : c2012.
Title In darkness
Author Lake, Nick.
Subject(s)
  • Toussaint Louverture, 1743-1803 Fiction.
  • Haiti Earthquake, Haiti, 2010 Fiction.
  • Haiti History Revolution, 1791-1804 Fiction.
  • Survival Fiction.
  • Gangs Fiction.
  • Violence Fiction.
Publisher Bloomsbury, New York : c2012.
Title The white bicycle
Author Brenna, Beverley
Subject(s)
  • People with mental disabilities Fiction.
  • Asperger's syndrome Fiction.
  • Interpersonal relations Fiction.
Title Love and other perishable items
Author Buzo, Laura.
Subject(s)
  • Romance fiction.
  • Friendship Fiction.
  • Maturation (Psychology) Fiction.
  • Work Fiction.
  • Australia Fiction.
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf, New York : c2012.
Title Eleanor & Park
Author Rowell, Rainbow.
Subject(s)
  • Dating (Social customs) Fiction.
  • High schools Fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
  • Love stories.
Publisher St. Martin's Griffin, New York : c2013.
Title October mourning : a song for Matthew Shepard
Author Newman, Lesle?a.
Subject(s)
  • Shepard, Matthew, 1976-1998 Fiction.
  • Novels in verse.
  • Murder Fiction.
  • Gays Fiction.
  • Hate crimes Fiction.
  • Laramie (Wyo.) Fiction.
Publisher Candlewick Press, Somerville, Mass. : c2012.
Title Never fall down a novel
Author McCormick, Patricia
Subject(s)
  • Soldiers Fiction.
  • Genocide Fiction.
  • Cambodia History 1975-1979 Fiction.
Publisher Harpercollins Publishers, New York : c2012.
Title Where things come back : a novel
Author Whaley, John Corey.
Subject(s)
  • Missing persons Fiction.
  • Interpersonal relations Fiction.
  • Best friends Fiction.
  • Friendship Fiction.
  • Extinct birds Fiction.
  • Family life Arkansas Fiction.
  • Arkansas Fiction.
Publisher Atheneum Books for Young Readers, New York : c2011.
Title My name is not easy
Author Edwardson, Debby Dahl.
Subject(s)
  • Indians of North America Alaska Fiction.
  • Interpersonal relations Fiction.
  • Catholic schools Fiction.
  • Boarding schools Fiction.
  • Schools Fiction.
  • Alaska History 1959- Fiction.
Publisher Marshall Cavendish, New York : c2011.
Title The Scorpio Races
Author Stiefvater, Maggie
Subject(s)
  • Racing Fiction.
  • Orphans Fiction.
  • Horses Fiction.
  • Fantasy.
  • Love stories.
Publisher Scholastic Press, New York : c2011.
Title Between shades of gray
Author Sepetys, Ruta.
Subject(s)
  • Labor camps Fiction.
  • Survival Fiction.
  • Lithuania History Soviet occupation, 1940-1941 Fiction.
  • Siberia (Russia) History 20th century Fiction.
  • Soviet Union History 1925-1953 Fiction.
Publisher Philomel Books, New York : c2011.
Title A mango-shaped space
Author Mass, Wendy