• High School

    • My Last Kiss
      Neal, Bethany
      My Last Kiss
      Neal, Bethany
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: June 10, 2014
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-15, Fiction, Mystery, Fantasy, Romance
      What if your last kiss was with the wrong boy?In Bethany Neal's My Last Kiss , Cassidy Haines remembers her first kiss vividly. It was on the old covered bridge the summer before her freshman year with her boyfriend of three years, Ethan Keys. But her last kiss--the one she shared with someone at her seventeenth birthday party the night she died--is a blur. Now, Cassidy is trapped in the living world, not only mourning the loss of her human body, but left with the grim suspicion that her untimely death wasn't a suicide as everyone assumes. She can't remember anything from the weeks leading up to her birthday and she's worried that she may have betrayed her boyfriend. If Cassidy is to uncover the truth about that fateful night and make amends with the only boy she'll ever love, she must face her past and all the decisions she made--good and bad--that led to her last kiss. … More
    • Crazy House
      Crazy House
      Patterson, James
      Crazy House
      Crazy House
      Patterson, James
      eBook
      Publisher: Hachette Book Group USA
      Published: May 22, 2017
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Suspense/Thriller
      There were no charges. There was no trial. There will be no escape. Seventeen-year-old Becca Greenfield was snatched from her small hometown. She was thrown into a maximum-security prison and put on Death Row with other kids her age. Until her execution, Becca's told to fit in and shut her mouth... but Becca's never been very good at either. Her sister Cassie was always the perfect twin. Becca's only hope is that her twin sister will find her. That perfect little priss Cassie will stop following the rules and start breaking them, before it's too late. Because her jailers made a mistake that could get them both killed:They took the wrong twin.Crazy House is a non-stop, summer blockbuster by James Patterson, the #1 bestselling author of Maximum Ride, Witch and Wizard, and Middle School, The Worst Years of My Life.… More
    • Demon 1
      Demon
      Shiga, Jason
      Demon 1
      Demon
      Shiga, Jason
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: October 25, 2016
      Categories: Adult, Fiction, Horror, Fantasy
      An Eisner Award winner and LA Times Book Prize finalist!No matter how hard he tries, Jimmy Yee cannot die.A noose around his neck, a razor across his wrist, and even a bullet to his head all yield the same results: he awakes from each suicide attempt, miraculously unharmed, in his shabby room at the Sunbeam Motel.Has he gone mad? Or has he truly died and found himself in hell? Jimmy is willing to tear the world down around him to get at the truth. Highly analytical and utterly unscrupulous, he is uniquely suited to unraveling this bizarre mystery.From the brilliant and profane mind of Jason Shiga, known for his high-concept graphic novels, comes Demon: a four-volume magnum opus about the unspeakable chaos that one indestructible man can unleash on the world—and the astronomical body count he leaves behind.… More
    • Backstage Pass
      Backstage Pass
      London, Ophelia, Burstein, Lisa, Purdy, Rebekah L., Winegardner, Suze, Butler, Erin
      Backstage Pass
      Backstage Pass
      London, Ophelia, Burstein, Lisa, Purdy, Rebekah L., Winegardner, Suze, Butler, Erin
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: December 5, 2016
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-14, Fiction, Contemporary Romance
      Five irresistible guys...five unforgettable romancesStep backstage with the guys of Seconds to Juliet—the hottest boy band to hit the scene in years—and the girls who capture their hearts. Superstardom has never been so sexy...Join the fandom. Just click the button. Aimee and the Heartthrob by Ophelia London Mia and the Bad Boy by Lisa BursteinDaisy and the Front Man by Rebekah L. PurdyAnya and the Shy Guy by Suze Winegardner Abby and the Cute One by Erin Butler… More
    • Uncle Tom's Cabin
      Stowe, Harriet Beecher
      Uncle Tom's Cabin
      Stowe, Harriet Beecher
      eBook
      Publisher: Plympton Inc
      Published: December 1, 2015
      Categories: Adult, Fiction, Classics
    • Throwing Stones
      Collier, Kristi
      Throwing Stones
      Collier, Kristi
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: September 19, 2006
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-15, Fiction, Historical Fiction
      Can Andy live up to his brother's basketball legacy? When Andy Soaring's older brother, Pete, died in World War I, Andy's life changed forever. Now, five years later, Andy is fourteen and beginning to feel the weight of his brother's legacy, especially when he holds Pete's basketball in his hands. Andy dreams of leading his high-school team to the Indiana state tournament, as his brother did before him. If only Andy could be a basketball star, maybe he could ease his parents' sadness, and, more important, feel like he truly belongs to his family. But when Andy lets pride get in the way--over a girl, no less--all bets are off. Set against the backdrop of Prohibition, this stunning novel tells of one boy's search for answers--and the perfect free throw. … More
    • Who Killed My Daughter? : The Startling True Story of a Mother's Search for Her Daughter's Murderer
      Duncan, Lois
      eBook
      Publisher: Open Road Media
      Published: August 28, 2012
      Categories: Adult, Nonfiction, Parenting & Family
      On July 16, 1989, Kaitlyn Arquette was shot to death in Albuquerque, New Mexico. The police gave up, but her mother would not . . . In this tragic memoir and investigation, Lois Duncan searches for clues to the murder of her youngest child, eighteen-year-old Kaitlyn Arquette. Duncan begins to suspect that the official police investigation of Kaitlyn's murder is inadequate when detectives ignore her daughter's accidental connection to organized crime in Albuquerque. When Duncan loses faith in the system, she reaches out to anyone that can help, including private investigators, journalists, and even a psychic. Written to inspire other families who have lost loved ones to unsolved crimes, Who Killed My Daughter? is a powerful testament to the tenacity of a mother's love. A heartbreaking personal account by an Edgar Award–winning author known for such books as I Know What You Did Last Summer , this is a true story with "all of the elements of a... … More
    • Lovely Reckless
      Garcia, Kami
      Lovely Reckless
      Garcia, Kami
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: October 4, 2016
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Romance
      She used to care about being the good girl.Haunted by the memory of her boyfriend's death, Frankie Devereux lives her life by one dangerous rule: nothing matters. But she crosses the line with a reckless choice that forces her to move in with her dad—an overprotective cop—and transfer to a new school. When Frankie meets Marco, a tough street racer who is risking everything for his family, things get complicated.He wasn't always the bad boy.Everyone says Marco Leone is trouble. But at Frankie's new school, where fistfights in the halls don’t faze anyone and illegal street racing is more popular than football, Marco is also the fastest (and hottest) guy around. As their attraction grows, Frankie can't seem to stay away from him—until she discovers Marco's dangerous secret. Your own heart will race with each page turn of this heart-stopping star-crossed love story.An Imprint Book… More
    • Last Seen Leaving
      Roehrig, Caleb
      Last Seen Leaving
      Roehrig, Caleb
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: October 4, 2016
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Mystery
      Flynn's girlfriend, January, is missing. All eyes are on Flynn—he must know something. After all, he was—is—her boyfriend. They were together the night before she disappeared.But Flynn has a secret of his own. As he struggles to uncover the truth about January's disappearance, he must also face the truth about himself.… More
    • Bang
      Lyga, Barry
      Bang
      Lyga, Barry
      eBook
      Publisher: Hachette Book Group USA
      Published: April 18, 2017
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction
      A decade after accidentally shooting and killing his infant sister when he was four years old, Sebastian is haunted by the guilt and horror of the incident and bonds with a new friend before resolving to get another gun in the hope of rectifying his past. Simultaneous eBook. 50,000 first printing.… More
  • Middle Grades

    • Fortune's Journey
      Coville, Bruce
      Fortune's Journey
      Coville, Bruce
      eBook
      Publisher: Open Road Media
      Published: November 25, 2014
      Categories: Children, 9-12, Fiction, Romance, Historical Fiction
      On the Oregon trail, a theater troupe strives to reach California After months in the cramped confines of a Conestoga wagon, Fortune Plunkett is dreaming of the life she left behind in Charleston. It was her father’s dream to lead his band of actors to California, but he died on the trail. Fortune’s only inheritance is a trunk of old costumes, a handful of plays, and a passionate drive to reach the Pacific Ocean, no matter what hardships she might endure along the way.   At the time of her father’s death, the actors were heading toward an engagement in the little town of Busted Heights—a place that held a fascination for Fortune’s father that he never explained. There Fortune meets the greenhorn Jamie Halleck, a naive young man who convinces her to let him join the group. With Jamie onboard, they hit the trail again, ready to reach California and find their destiny.   This ebook features an illustrated personal history of Bruce Coville including rare images from the author’s collection.… More
    • Roomies
      Zarr, Sara, Altebrando, Tara
      Roomies
      Zarr, Sara, Altebrando, Tara
      eBook
      Publisher: Hachette Book Group USA
      Published: December 24, 2013
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-15, Fiction
      The countdown to college has begun. When Elizabeth receives her freshman-year roommate assignment at the beginning of summer, she shoots off an email to coordinate the basics: TV, microwave, mini-fridge. She can't wait to escape her New Jersey beach town, and her mom, and start life over in California. That first message comes as a surprise to Lauren in San Francisco; she had requested a single. But if Lauren's learned anything from being the oldest of six, it's that you can't always get what you want, especially when what you want is privacy. Soon the girls are e-mailing back and forth, sharing secrets even though they've never met. With childhood friendships and family relationships strained by change, it suddenly seems that the only people Elizabeth and Lauren can rely on are the complicated new boys in their lives...and each other. With humor and heart, Sara Zarr, National Book Award finalist for Story of a Girl , and Tara Altebrando, acclaimed author of The Pursuit of Happiness , join forces for a novel about that time after high school when everything feels like it's ending just as it's beginning. … More
    • Fearless
      Summer Camp Secrets
      Grant, Katy
      Fearless
      Summer Camp Secrets
      Grant, Katy
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: May 4, 2010
      Categories: Children, 9-12, Fiction
      In Fearless , Jordan is tired of living in her big sister’s shadow and never having anyone believe in her. So this summer, she’ll do whatever it takes to face her fears, one by one. And in the process, she just might discover what really matters most.… More
    • Quarterback Season
      All-star Sports Stories
      Bowen, Fred
      Quarterback Season
      All-star Sports Stories
      Bowen, Fred
      eBook
      Publisher: Open Road Media
      Published: August 20, 2013
      Categories: Children, 9-13, Fiction, Literary Fiction
      Another exciting, fast-paced sports story from Fred Bowen featuring lots of play-by-play action Matt Monroe is a shoo-in for starting quarterback for the Parkside Middle School football team this year. Or is he? Devro, a new seventh grader, looks pretty impressive. He's consistent and can run the plays almost as well as Matt. And he's got speed. As the fall football season unfolds, the team has more than its share of surprises and unexpected challenges, as well as plenty of victories and upsets on and off the field—all of which Matt records and analyzes in a journal he keeps for his English class. By the last kickoff of the season, Matt has learned that a team is only as good as the sum of its parts and that playing together is the only way to win. … More
    • Lassie Come-home
      Ann M. Martin, Inc., Knight, Eric
      Lassie Come-home
      Ann M. Martin, Inc., Knight, Eric
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: October 13, 2015
      Categories: Children, 9-12, Fiction, Classics
      Lassie is Joe's prize collie and constant companion. But when Joe's father loses his job, Lassie must be sold. Three times she escapes from her new owner, and three times she returns home to Joe, until finally she is taken to the remotest part of Scotland--too far a journey for any dog to make alone. But Lassie is not just any dog. First published in 1940, Lassie Come-Home has become one of the best-loved dog stories in the world. This beautiful 75th anniversary edition showcases the original text and illustrations with a striking new jacket design and a new introduction from bestselling author Ann M. Martin. … More
    • Friends Forever
      Glitterwings Academy
      Woods, Titania
      Friends Forever
      Glitterwings Academy
      Woods, Titania
      eBook
      Publisher: Bloomsbury Pub Plc
      Published: July 5, 2010
      Categories: Children, 8-10, Fiction, Fantasy
      Twink can't wait to get back for her Autumn Term at Glitterwings Academy. She loves the lessons - especially the lessons where they learn how to look after other creatures. One day Twink hears a cry for help and discovers that it is a baby wasp. She wants to help it, but is told that wasps and fairies have been enemies for centuries.… More
    • When the Legends Die
      The Timeless Coming-of-age Story About a Native American Boy Caught Between Two Worlds
      Borland, Hal
      When the Legends Die
      The Timeless Coming-of-age Story About a Native American Boy Caught Between Two Worlds
      Borland, Hal
      eBook
      Publisher: Open Road Media
      Published: November 29, 2011
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Historical Fiction
      A young Native American walks between the lonesome forest where he was raised and the complicated modern world he must navigate to survive Thomas Black Bull’s parents forsook the life of a modern reservation and took to ancient paths in the woods, teaching their young son the stories and customs of his ancestors. But Tom’s life changes forever when he loses his father in a tragic accident and his mother dies shortly afterward. When Tom is discovered alone in the forest with only a bear cub as a companion, life becomes difficult. Soon, well-meaning teachers endeavor to reform him, a rodeo attempts to turn him into an act, and nearly everyone he meets tries to take control of his life. Powerful and timeless, When the Legends Die is a captivating story of one boy learning to live in harmony with both civilization and wilderness.… More
    • Better Nate Than Ever
      Federle, Tim, Fischer, Scott M.
      Better Nate Than Ever
      Federle, Tim, Fischer, Scott M.
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: February 5, 2013
      Categories: Children, 9-12, Fiction, LGBTQ Fiction
      A New York Times Notable Book of the Year, a Publishers' Weekly Best Book of the Year, and a Slate Favorite Book of the Year. A small-town boy hops a bus to New York City to crash an audition for E.T.: The Musical . Nate Foster has big dreams. His whole life, he’s wanted to star in a Broadway show. (Heck, he’d settle for seeing a Broadway show.) But how is Nate supposed to make his dreams come true when he’s stuck in Jankburg, Pennsylvania, where no one (except his best pal Libby) appreciates a good show tune? With Libby’s help, Nate plans a daring overnight escape to New York. There’s an open casting call for E.T.: The Musical , and Nate knows this could be the difference between small-town blues and big-time stardom. Tim Federle’s “hilarious and heartwarming debut novel” ( Publishers Weekly ) is full of broken curfews, second chances, and the adventure of growing up—because sometimes you have to get four hundred miles from your backyard to finally feel at home.… More
    • Princess of the Silver Woods
      Twelve Dancing Princesses
      George, Jessica Day
      Princess of the Silver Woods
      Twelve Dancing Princesses
      George, Jessica Day
      eBook
      Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
      Published: December 11, 2012
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-15, Fiction, Folklore, Romance
      When Petunia, the youngest of King Gregor's twelve dancing daughters, is invited to visit an elderly friend in the neighboring country of Westfalin, she welcomes the change of scenery. But in order to reach Westfalin, Petunia must pass through a forest where strange two-legged wolves are rumored to exist. Wolves intent on redistributing the wealth of the noble citizens who have entered their territory. But the bandit-wolves prove more rakishly handsome than truly dangerous, and it's not until Petunia reaches her destination that she realizes the kindly grandmother she has been summoned to visit is really an enemy bent on restoring an age-old curse. The stories of Red Riding Hood and Robin Hood get a twist as Petunia and her many sisters take on bandits, grannies, and the new King Under Stone to end their family curse once and for all. … More
    • Little Blog on the Prairie
      Bell, Cathleen Davitt
      Little Blog on the Prairie
      Bell, Cathleen Davitt
      eBook
      Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
      Published: May 24, 2011
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-14, Fiction, Historical Fiction
      Camp Frontier promises families the "thrill" of living like 1890s pioneers. Gen will be thrilled if she survives the summer stuck in a cabin with her family and no modern amenities. But ever the savvy teen, Gen sneaks in a phone and starts texting about camp life. Turns out, there are some good points-like the cute boy who lives in the next clearing. But when her texts go viral as a blog and a TV crew arrives, Gen realizes she may have just ruined the best vacation she's ever had. … More
  • Early Grades

    • Nerdy Birdy
      Nerdy Birdy
      Reynolds, Aaron
      Nerdy Birdy
      Nerdy Birdy
      Reynolds, Aaron
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: September 22, 2015
      Categories: Children, 6-7, Fiction
      Nerdy Birdy likes reading, video games, and reading about video games, which immediately disqualifies him for membership in the cool crowd. One thing is clear: being a nerdy birdy is a lonely lifestyle.When he's at his lowest point, Nerdy Birdy meets a flock just like him. He has friends and discovers that there are far more nerdy birdies than cool birdies in the sky.… More
    • Steps
      Cohn, Rachel
      Steps
      Cohn, Rachel
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: May 19, 2015
      Categories: Children, 6-7, Fiction
      Twelve-year-old Annabel thought Christmas break was going to be amazing. She'd planned to stay home in New York City with her best friend and do traditional things like go ice-skating in Rockefeller Center, hit the after-Christmas sale at Bloomingdale's, and scream with the TRL crowd at MTV in Times Square. But when her best friend bails, Annabel's mom decides it's high time Annabel visit her father and his new family in Australia. Annabel is not pleased about traveling around the world to meet "the steps" -- twelve-year-old fashion-disaster stepsister, five-year-old stepbrother, and baby half sister -- but she's not going to waste this chance to steal her father back.… More
    • Monkey Business
      Annabelle Unleashed
      Margolis, Leslie
      Monkey Business
      Annabelle Unleashed
      Margolis, Leslie
      eBook
      Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
      Published: September 23, 2014
      Categories: Children, 8-10, Fiction
      A huge music festival coming to town, and Annabelle and her friends can't wait to rock out . . . that is if they can come up with enough cash to buy the expensive tickets. In this day and age, a regular old lemonade stand isn't going to cut it. They'll need to get creative, but agreeing on a strategy is harder than Annabelle thought, especially when her best friend, Rachel, has strong opinions that threaten not just their business model, but their friendship as well. With big plans-and big changes-afoot, this year will be one to remember. Capturing the ups and downs of friendship, family, and middle school in her pitch perfect writing, Leslie Margolis keeps readers coming back for more of life according to Annabelle Stevens.… More
    • Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny
      Bunjitsu Bunny
      Himmelman, John
      Tales of Bunjitsu Bunny
      Bunjitsu Bunny
      Himmelman, John
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: October 28, 2014
      Categories: Children, 6-8, Fiction, Humorous Fiction
      Introducing Isabel, aka Bunjitsu Bunny! She is the BEST bunjitsu artist in her school, and she can throw farther, kick higher, and hit harder than anyone else! But she never hurts another creature . . . unless she has to. This series of brief stories about Isabel's adventures are a beguiling combination of child-friendly scenarios and Eastern wisdom perfect for the youngest readers. … More
    • Black Beauty
      A Stepping Stone Book
      Dubowski, Cathy East
      Black Beauty
      A Stepping Stone Book
      Dubowski, Cathy East
      eBook
      Publisher: Random House Digital
      Published: November 24, 2010
      Categories: Children, 5-8, Fiction, Classics
      The bittersweet saga of the handsome colt that is wrenched from a happy country home and almost worked to death as a London cab horse is adapted for easy reading. Large type, short chapters, and expressive art make this a must for all animal lovers.  From the Trade Paperback edition.… More
    • X-factor : Book Three in the Galaxy X Trilogy
      Hardy Boys (All New) Undercover Brothers
      Dixon, Franklin W.
      X-factor : Book Three in the Galaxy X Trilogy
      Hardy Boys (All New) Undercover Brothers
      Dixon, Franklin W.
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: September 8, 2009
      Categories: Children, 8-10, Fiction, Adventure, Mystery
      MISSION : To find out who is responsible for Bret Johnston's death, and save Galaxy X from another tragedy! LOCATION : Galaxy X, a new theme park in California. POTENTIAL VICTIMS : Any number of A-list celebs invited to the grand opening of the park. SUSPECTS : Tyrone McKenzie and his family seem to make enemies by the second. But is it a new enemy that wants to keep the park shut down? Or someone from the McKenzie family's past who has suddenly resurfaced...?… More
    • Captain Awesome and the New Kid
      Captain Awesome
      Kirby, Stan
      Captain Awesome and the New Kid
      Captain Awesome
      Kirby, Stan
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: May 8, 2012
      Categories: Children, 8-10, Fiction, Adventure, Humorous Fiction
      Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man must decide if new student Sally Williams is friend or foe in this third Captain Awesome story. MI-TEE! Captain Awesome and Nacho Cheese Man are up to their old tricks...saving the universe through the defeat of one bad guy at a time. From Mr. Drools to Dr. Spinach, evil doesn’t stand a chance in Sunnyview! But when a new student named Sally Williams joins Ms. Beasley’s class, the boys wonder if she is friend or foe. Eugene also contemplates inviting a new feline friend to join the Squad… much to Turbo’s disapproval.      With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Captain Awesome chapter books are perfect for beginning readers!… More
    • Hollywood Bliss - My Life So Far
      Rayban, Chloe
      eBook
      Publisher: Bloomsbury Pub Plc
      Published: August 2, 2012
      Categories: Children, 8-10, Fiction, Humorous Fiction
      Having fought attempts to turn her into a mini-me pop starlett in book one, Holly finds herself subjected to her mother's egomaniac schemes once again. Plucked from life and friends in London, Holly is transplanted to a 'designer' but far-from-homely penthouse in New York (the convenient epicentre for her mother's music tour). Holly is not impressed. But then when she starts to take stock of her situation, Holly realises it may not be as entirely awful as she first thought: she'll be able to see more of her dad who also lives in Manhattan, it should (officially) be the start of the summer holidays, and there's always a chance that teenage boys in New York will be more enlightened to her charms than boys in England . . . If she can find a way to get rid of her personal tutor, give her bodyguard the slip, and keep her mother from coming up with any new crazy schemes in the immediate future (no easy job), then maybe things could even start to be fun . . .… More
    • Vampire Brat
      Araminta Spookie
      Sage, Angie
      Vampire Brat
      Araminta Spookie
      Sage, Angie
      eBook
      Publisher: HarperCollins
      Published: October 6, 2009
      Categories: Children, 7-9, Fiction, Horror, Humorous Fiction
      What's lurking in the basement? Araminta thinks something horrible is hiding in the deep, hidden passages of Spookie House—could it be a werewolf? Then Max, Uncle Drac's creepy nephew, arrives and Araminta is sure he's up to no good. Araminta comes up with a plan to figure out what Max is up to—and also to capture the werewolf. But will it work? … More
    • Wiggle
      Cronin, Doreen
      Wiggle
      Cronin, Doreen
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: April 2, 2013
      Categories: Children, 6-8, Fiction, Humorous Fiction
      Do you wake up with a wiggle? Do you wiggle out of bed? For energetic toddlers (are there any who aren't? ), here's a book that invites them to wiggle along with the story. Told in rollicky, wiggly rhyme that begs to be read again and again, Doreen Cronin's latest romp will have toddlers wiggling, giggling, and then (hopefully) falling into bed, blissfully exhausted!… More