New YA Books

The siege

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 07:45
by Alpert, Mark, 1961-
Publisher Sourcebooks Fire, [2016] ©2016
285 pages ; 21 cm.
Books
Call Number YA F ALP
Summary Adam and the other robotised teenagers in the Pioneer Project must once again battle Sigma, the rogue artificial intelligence program bent on destroying Adam and all of humanity by first corrupting the Six from the inside.

Unraveling

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 07:45
by Ella, Sara,
Publisher Thomas Nelson, [2017]
351 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm.
Books
Call Number YA F ELL
Summary Eliyana continues her journey towards the throne while she tries to figure out her relationship with Ky and how it might be connected to the powerful magical gifts known as the Callings.

Unblemished

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 07:45
by Ella, Sara,
Publisher Thomas Nelson, [2016]
369 pages : maps ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F ELL
Summary "With a birthmark covering half her face, Eliyana has always recoiled from her own reflection in the mirror. But what if that were only one Reflection--one world? What if another world existed where her blemish could become her strength?"--

The savage dawn

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 07:45
by Grey, Melissa,
Publisher Delacorte Press, an imprint of Random House Children's Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, [2017] ©2017
First edition.
484 pages ; 23 cm
Books
Call Number YA F GRE
Summary A darkness has entered the world and the Dragon Prince is wreaking havoc wherever she goes. With the war upon her, Echo must use every bit of her firebird powers or risk losing those she holds dear.

The revenge

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 07:45
by Jayne, Hannah,
Publisher Sourcebooks Fire, [2017]
272 pages ; 21 cm
Books
Call Number YA F JAY
Summary When his ex-girlfriend spreads rumors about him, Tony decides to get even by signing her up on online dating sites without her permission.

The art of starving

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 07:45
by Miller, Sam J.
Publisher HarperTeen, [2017]
First edition.
372 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F MIL
Summary A bullied gay teen boy with an eating disorder believes he's developed super powers via starvation.

This is how it happened

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 07:45
by Stokes, Paula,
Publisher HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
First edition.
368 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F STO
Summary When seventeen-year-old Genevieve Grace realizes she may have caused the car accident that killed her boyfriend, a YouTube musician on the brink of superstardom, she must grapple with the consequences of honesty in a world where the internet is always watching.

Who's that girl

Fri, 11/03/2017 - 07:45
by Thornburgh, Blair
Publisher HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
First edition.
392 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F THO
Summary When her former crush Sebastian Delacroix returns to town with his band and a major hit song named after her, shy high schooler Nattie starts to question her feelings for both Sebastian and her friend Zach.

Generation one

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 19:35
by Lore, Pittacus,
Publisher Harper Collins Publishers, [2017]
First edition
404 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F LOR
Summary It has been one year since the breathtaking events of United as One -- and our world will never be the same.The invasion of Earth was thwarted by our alien allies known as the Garde. But in order to do so, they unleashed their Loric energy and it spread throughout the globe. Now human teenagers have begun to develop incredible abilities -- Legacies of their own. As the world tries to figure out how best to deal with the emergence of these powerful and potentially dangerous individuals, the Garde have come up with their own solution. They've created an academy where they can train this new generation to control their powers and hopefully one day help mankind...but that day may come sooner than any of them ever imagined.

The end of Oz

Wed, 11/01/2017 - 13:35
by Paige, Danielle (Novelist)
Publisher Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
First edition.
277, 12 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F PAI
Summary "Amy Gumm travels from Oz to the twisted land of Ev, where she fights to free Oz from evil once and for all."--Provided by publisher.

Ash and quill

Sun, 10/29/2017 - 19:23
by Caine, Rachel,
Publisher Berkley, 2017.
First edition.
341 pages ; 22 cm.
Books
Call Number YA F CAI
Summary "Hoarding all the knowledge of the world, the Great Library jealousy guards its secrets. But now a group of rebels poses a dangerous threat to its tyranny.... Jess Brightwell and his band of exiles have fled London, only to find themselves imprisoned in Philadelphia, a city led by those who would rather burn books than submit. But Jess and his friends have a bargaining chip: the knowledge to build a machine that will break the Library's rule. Their time is running out. To survive, they'll have to choose to live or die as one, to take the fight to their enemies--and to save the very soul of the Great Library..."--

Beasts made of night

Sat, 10/28/2017 - 16:19
by Onyebuchi, Tochi,
Publisher Razorbill, [2017]
298 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F ONY
Summary After he eats the sin of a royal, Taj, a talented aki, or sin-eater who consumes the guilt of others whose transgressions are exorcised from them by powerful but corrupt Mages, is drawn into a plot to destroy the city, and he must fight to save the princess he loves and his own life.

Rebel rising

Fri, 10/27/2017 - 01:09
by Revis, Beth
Publisher Disney/Lucas Film Press, [2017] ©2017
First edition.
410 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F REV
Summary Follows the adventures of Jyn Erso as she trains under Saw Gerrera and learns how to become a proper rebel, preparations that come in handy when she is asked by the Rebellion to find out about the weapon that her father is helping the Empire construct. When Jyn Erso was five years old, her mother was murdered and her father taken from her to serve the Empire. She was taken in by Saw Gerrera, a man willing to go to any extremes necessary in order to resist Imperial tyranny. Jyn dedicates herself to the rebel cause, and to Saw. When she faces an unthinkable betrayal that shatters her world, Jyn will have to pull the pieces of herself back together and figure out what she truly believes in-- and who she can really trust.

The glass spare

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 04:04
by DeStefano, Lauren,
Publisher Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, [2017]
First edition.
402 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F DES
Summary After discovering that she has the ability to turn people into gemstones, Wilhemina, the fourth daughter of the wealthiest nation's king, seeks redemption putting herself in the path of a cursed prince who has his own ideas about Wil's power.

Meant to be

Wed, 10/25/2017 - 04:04
by Halpern, Julie, 1975-
Publisher Feiwel and Friends, [2017]
First edition.
313 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F HAL
Summary In a world where the name of one's "meant to be" mate appears on one's chest at age eighteen, Aggy must decide whether to trust the phenomenon or follow her heart.

The possible

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 10:01
by Altebrando, Tara,
Publisher Bloomsbury, 2017.
292 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F ALT
Summary A podcaster stirs up seventeen-year-old Kaylee's memories of her birth mother, who is infamous for alleged telekinetic ability and for murdering her own son.

Lord of shadows : the dark artifices book two

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 10:01
by Clare, Cassandra,
Publisher Margaret K. McElderry Books, [2017]
First edition.
699 pages ; 24 cm.
Books
Call Number YA F CLA
Summary Emma is torn between her passion for Julian and her need to protect him from the consequences of a forbidden romantic partnership, a situation challenged by her relationship with Mark and his efforts to regain his Shadowhunter capabilities.

An uninterrupted view of the sky

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 10:01
by Crowder, Melanie,
Publisher Philomel Books, [2017]
289 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F CRO
Summary 1999, Bolivia. Francisco's father is arrested on false charges and sent to prison by a corrupt system. Now Francisco and his young sister must move into prison with their father. There, they find a world unlike anything they've ever known. Prison life is dirty, dire, and dehumanizing. There's only one other option: break up the family and take his sister to their grandparents in the Andean highlands, fleeing the city and the future within his grasp.

Words in deep blue

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 10:01
by Crowley, Cath,
Publisher Alfred A. Knopf, 2017. ©2016
First American edition.
269 pages ; 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F CRO
Summary Teenagers Rachel and Henry find their way back to each other while working in an old bookstore full of secrets and crushes, love letters and memories, grief and hope.

Wildman

Tue, 10/24/2017 - 10:01
by Geiger, J. C. (Jeffrey Clayton), 1979-
Publisher Hyperion, 2017. ©2017
First edition.
327 pages : 22 cm
Books
Call Number YA F GEI
Summary Lance Hendricks, eighteen, is an over-achiever headed to the last big party before graduation when his car breaks down in a remote Washington town, leading to life-changing experiences.

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