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When a museum trip turns funky, Katie Lennox is catapulted back in time to Victorian London. Separated from her friends, her Starbucks and her i-Phone by more than 100 years, this smart, gutsy teen needs to blend if she's to accomplish her mission-- to stop Jack the Ripper, London's still...
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Emilia King is entering her senior year at Santa Barbara University. For the past three years, she lived in the library – doing what she knows best – focusing on her studies and forgetting her past…a past that has forever changed her life. But this year marks a new beginning…...
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The atmosphere of Earth is dying and Governments are unable to stop it. Best estimates predict that in less than a decade the air will be un-breathable. Seeing the end approaching, a private group of powerful people come together from all parts of the world to take matters into their...
The Drowning World
 
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Like The Hunger Games, but underwater. Set in a future of rising seas, floating cities, and Flood Lands, the DROWNING WORLD is a haunting and mesmerizing story of two different people from two very different worlds. Can a mermaid and a human boy find love? Can they survive in his...
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Have you ever found yourself wielding a powerful sword and fighting off a bunch of enemies who happen to be anime stereotypes? Wade sure has! He started out as an employee at a school uniform store. The next thing he knew, a beautiful girl identifying herself as "Fun Size" came...
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The heroine, Melanie Evers, is a plucky young working-class woman from Akron, Ohio struggling to support herself in Chicago in the post-9-11 economy. TEMPLAND follows Melanie's journey through the temporary employment world from a college student on "just a summer job" to a 28-year-old woman with a lot of intelligence...
The Revenge Game (The Revenge Game #1)
 
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Revenge is a game best played blind. Four friends (Wes, Corey, Brandon, and Greg) from a wealthy New Jersey town are hiding secrets from the world...and each other. But for how long? As high school graduation and a trip to Cape Cod near, they begin to realize that everything is...
The Lake (The Lake Trilogy #1)
 
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At 17, Layla Weston is already starting over. Having lost both her parents and grandparents, and with nowhere else to go, Layla is moving from Florida to a small town in North Carolina to live with the only family she has left: her estranged uncle and aunt. The last five...
Letters to Nowhere (Letters to Nowhere #1)
 
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From the International Bestselling Author of the Tempest series A Mature YA contemporary set in the tough world of Elite Gymnastics. Grief, love and pursuing dreams are at the forefront of this emotionally powerful coming-of-age story. Seventeen...
The Remarkables
 
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Owen Johnson’s day was progressing just as it did for most other teenagers. By lunchtime he had climbed a tall building using abilities usually reserved for superheroes; he’d flirted with the girl he had secretly adored for years; he’d come home to find his dad had been kidnapped and a...
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Kristin Blackwood
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Vanita Books
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Made In China touches on two seemingly unrelated subjects - adoption and sibling relations. As told in this story. These are intertwined and very important to one young child who literally was "made in China." The story begins when the child is told by her older sister, in a teasing...
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