• High School

    • Moon by Night
      Austin Family
      L'Engle, Madeleine
      Moon by Night
      Austin Family
      L'Engle, Madeleine
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: September 2, 2008
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Romance, Humorous Fiction
      Vicky Austin's camping trip becomes most interesting when she meets a new boy at the campsite.… More
    • Deprivation House
      Hardy Boys Undercover Brothers: Murder House Trilogy
      Dixon, Franklin W.
      Deprivation House
      Hardy Boys Undercover Brothers: Murder House Trilogy
      Dixon, Franklin W.
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: January 24, 2012
      Categories: Young Adult, 18, Fiction, Mystery, Adventure
      ATAC Briefing for Agents Frank and Joe Hardy MISSION : To join the cast of a new reality show called Deprivation House - featuring a group of teens competing to see who can survive the longest without modern luxuries - and to determine who's behind the death threats received by other contestants. LOCATION : A huge villa in Beverly Hills, CA. POTENTIAL VICTIMS : All the contestants and crew of the show. SUSPECTS : The show's million-dollar prize offers strong motivation to each contestant, and some members of the crew are hiding big secrets.… More
    • Dance of Shadows
      Black, Yelana
      Dance of Shadows
      Black, Yelana
      eBook
      Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
      Published: February 12, 2013
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Horror, Suspense/Thriller
      Vanessa knew that dance was in her blood, but she had no idea the world of elite ballet was center stage for the darkest of secrets—until her sister mysteriously disappeared from the world-renowned New York Ballet Academy. Three years later, Vanessa follows in Margaret's footsteps, lands the role most girls at NYBA would kill for . . . and gets trapped in a sinister spiral of secrets. Back-stabbing bunheads, a fiercely unrelenting choreographer, and the sexy male lead of the troupe—they all want something from Vanessa. And though she revels in the attention, what Vanessa truly craves are answers. Instead, she feels as though she is losing her footing at every turn. Is she doomed to relive her sister's strange fate? Riveting and sexy, Dance of Shadows twists the cutthroat world of ballet with a psychological thriller, in a dance you won't be able to resist. … More
    • Aliens Stole My Body
      Rod Allbright and the Galactic Patrol
      Coville, Bruce
      Aliens Stole My Body
      Rod Allbright and the Galactic Patrol
      Coville, Bruce
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: February 25, 2014
      Categories: Young Adult, 18, Fiction, Humorous Fiction, Science Fiction
      BRING BACK ROD'S BODY! Rod Allbright has found his father -- but lost his own body! It's been stolen by BKR, the most fiendish villain in the galaxy, which leaves Rod sharing the body of a one-eyed, blue alien named Seymour. Alas, when it comes time to go after BKR, Rod is forced to stay behind so that the little villain won't be able to get at the world-destroying secret locked in Rod's brain. Stranded on an alien planet with only Madame Pong, Seymour, Snout, and his annoying cousin Elspeth for company, Rod fumes at being left behind. Little does he know he's about to be drawn into a web of alien plots that will test his courage to the utmost -- and ultimately bring him face-to-face with BKR.… More
    • It Ended Badly
      Wright, Jennifer
      It Ended Badly
      Wright, Jennifer
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: November 3, 2015
      Categories: Adult, Nonfiction, Social Sciences
      A history of heartbreak-replete with beheadings, uprisings, creepy sex dolls, and celebrity gossip-and its disastrously bad consequences throughout time Spanning eras and cultures from ancient Rome to medieval England to 1950s Hollywood, Jennifer Wright's It Ended Badly guides you through the worst of the worst in historically bad breakups. In the throes of heartbreak, Emperor Nero had just about everyone he ever loved-from his old tutor to most of his friends-put to death. Oscar Wilde's lover, whom he went to jail for , abandoned him when faced with being cut off financially from his wealthy family and wrote several self-serving books denying the entire affair. And poor volatile Caroline Lamb sent Lord Byron one hell of a torch letter and enclosed a bloody lock of her own pubic hair. Your obsessive social media stalking of your ex isn't looking so bad now, is it? With a wry wit and considerable empathy, Wright digs deep into the archives to... … More
    • 172 Hours on the Moon
      Harstad, Johan
      172 Hours on the Moon
      Harstad, Johan
      eBook
      Publisher: Hachette Book Group USA
      Published: April 17, 2012
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Science Fiction, Suspense/Thriller, Horror
      It's been decades since anyone set foot on the moon. Now three ordinary teenagers, the winners of NASA's unprecedented, worldwide lottery, are about to become the first young people in space--and change their lives forever. Mia, from Norway, hopes this will be her punk band's ticket to fame and fortune. Midori believes it's her way out of her restrained life in Japan. Antoine, from France, just wants to get as far away from his ex-girlfriend as possible. It's the opportunity of a lifetime, but little do the teenagers know that something sinister is waiting for them on the desolate surface of the moon. And in the black vacuum of space... no one is coming to save them. In this chilling adventure set in the most brutal landscape known to man, highly acclaimed Norwegian novelist Johan Harstad creates a vivid and frightening world of possibilities we can only hope never come true. … More
    • Zom-b Underground
      Zom-b
      Shan, Darren
      Zom-b Underground
      Zom-b
      Shan, Darren
      eBook
      Publisher: Hachette Book Group USA
      Published: January 1, 2013
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Horror
      Waking up in a military complex months after zombies attacked the school, "B," who has been stripped of all memory of recent events, is indoctrinated into the UK's new military regime and wonders about a group of zombies being held captive by scientists. By the best-selling author of Cirque du Freak. 75,000 first printing.… 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
    • Jess, Chunk, and the Road Trip to Infinity
      Clark, Kristin Elizabeth
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: November 8, 2016
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Romance
      A male-to-female trans teen, Jess, and her male best friend, Chunk, take a road trip across country to attend Jess's father's wedding to her mother's former best friend. Hilarity, self-discovery, and some romance ensue.… More
    • Midsummer's Nightmare
      Keplinger, Kody
      Midsummer's Nightmare
      Keplinger, Kody
      eBook
      Publisher: Hachette Book Group USA
      Published: June 5, 2012
      Categories: Young Adult, 14-17, Fiction, Romance
      Suffering from a hangover after a graduation party, 18-year-old Whitley is blindsided by the news that her father has moved into a house with his fiancée, her 13-year-old daughter Bailey and her son Nathan, in whose bed Whitley had awakened that morning.… More
  • Middle Grades

    • Cronus and the Threads of Dread
      Heroes in Training
      Williams, Suzanne, Holub, Joan
      Cronus and the Threads of Dread
      Heroes in Training
      Williams, Suzanne, Holub, Joan
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: December 2, 2014
      Categories: Children, 6-9, Fiction, Adventure
      Zeus and the Olympians must deal with monstrous spiders and dangerous webs in this Heroes in Training adventure. A giant spiderweb in the sky with the words “Surrender Olympians” shows Zeus and his friends that they are in for another battle. Dodging the silky and sticky webs, the Olympians find themselves scattering in all directions to avoid getting caught. But those dangerous webs actually contain a hidden gem—Athena’s magical object. And the Olympians soon discover that the Threads of Dread might not be as dreadful as they appear…… More
    • Ruler of the Realm
      Brennan, Herbie
      Ruler of the Realm
      Brennan, Herbie
      eBook
      Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
      Published: January 15, 2011
      Categories: Children, 9-17, Fiction, Fantasy
      It is Henry's third visit to the Faerie Realm, but this time in a rather different guise and to a rather different kind of place. Holly Blue is Queen and Lord Hairstreak appears to be proposing a truce between the Faeries of the Night and the Faeries of the Light. Meanwhile Prince Pyrgus has stumbled across some mysterious crystal flowers with an apparently formidable secret weapon, and there are rumours of a demon invasion led by Beleth, the Prince of Darkness. Queen Blue, wary of her uncle's uncharacteristic generosity, pays a visit to the Spicemaster's labyrinth in an attempt to divine the possible future of the Realm. She is warned to beware someone close, little realizing just how careful she will need to be - and when she is kidnapped by the most unlikely candidate, the Realm rapidly descends into chaos. In a thrilling adventure Blue, Pyrgus and Henry will find themselves in the midst of a furious battle to protect the future of the Realm and secure the throne for the rightful ruler. … More
    • Kung Fu to the Rescue!
      Kung Fu Panda TV
      To Be Announced, Katschke, Judy
      Kung Fu to the Rescue!
      Kung Fu Panda TV
      To Be Announced, Katschke, Judy
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: June 24, 2014
      Categories: Children, 7-10, Fiction, Humorous Fiction, Adventure
      Get two kickin’ tales in one book with this illustrated chapter book based on popular episodes of Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness . This chapter book contains two stories, both based on episodes of the popular and Emmy Award–winning television show Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness . This book includes black-and-white illustrations throughout—and plenty of action! In the first story, there seems to be a sudden rash of thefts in the Valley of Peace. The Furious Five want to help find the thief, but what should they do when all the evidence points to Monkey? In the second story, Crane has lost his confidence and wants to leave the Furious Five. But when an old enemy appears, it’s up to Crane to save the day. Kung Fu Panda Legends of Awesomeness © 2014 Viacom International Inc. NICKELODEON and all related logos are trademarks of Viacom International Inc. Based on the feature film “Kung Fu Panda” © 2008 DreamWorks Animation L.L.C. All Rights Reserved.… More
    • Hardy Boys 02: the House on the Cliff
      The Hardy Boys
      Dixon, Franklin W.
      Hardy Boys 02: the House on the Cliff
      The Hardy Boys
      Dixon, Franklin W.
      eBook
      Publisher: Penguin USA
      Published: June 1, 1927
      Categories: Young Adult, 8-12, Fiction, Mystery
      Frank and Joe Hardy are investigating a mysterious old house high on the cliffs above Barmet Bay when they are frightened off by a scream. The boys return to the apparently haunted house when they make a connection between the place and a smuggling case their father is working on. When their father goes missing, they have to investigate the caves beneath the house and confront the smugglers.… More
    • Stink and the Shark Sleepover
      Stink
      McDonald, Megan
      Stink and the Shark Sleepover
      Stink
      McDonald, Megan
      eBook
      Publisher: Candlewick Pr Inc
      Published: February 11, 2014
      Categories: Children, 7-9, Fiction, Humorous Fiction
      When Stink's parents win an aquarium sleepover, he and his two friends enjoy a sea-creature scavenger hunt before trying to fall asleep while worrying about the mutant, glowing Frankensquid that's supposedly on the loose.… More
    • Upchuck and the Rotten Willy
      Upchuck and the Rotten Willy
      Wallace, Bill
      Upchuck and the Rotten Willy
      Upchuck and the Rotten Willy
      Wallace, Bill
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: July 29, 2014
      Categories: Children, 9-12, Fiction, Adventure
      The happiest of Chuck's nine lives comes to an end when his two best friends move away, leaving him to wander the neighborhood alone, a habit that brings him face to face with a big, black, surprisingly friendly Rottweiler. Reprint.… More
    • Dogtag Summer
      Partridge, Elizabeth
      Dogtag Summer
      Partridge, Elizabeth
      eBook
      Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
      Published: March 15, 2011
      Categories: Young Adult, 8-12, Fiction, Historical Fiction, Literary Fiction
      Twelve-year-old Tracy-or Tuyet-has always felt different. The villagers in Vietnam called her con-lai, or "half-breed," because her father was an American GI. And she doesn't fit in with her adoptive family in California, either. But when Tracy and a friend discover a soldier's dogtag hidden among her father's things, it sets her past and her present on a collision course. Where should her broken heart come to rest? In a time and place she remembers only in her dreams? Or among the people she now calls family? Partridge's sensitive portrayal of a girl and her family grappling with the complicated legacy of war is as timely today as the events were decades ago.… More
    • Robot Olympics
      Tom Swift, Young Inventor
      Appleton, Victor
      Robot Olympics
      Tom Swift, Young Inventor
      Appleton, Victor
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: June 16, 2008
      Categories: Children, 9-13, Fiction, Adventure
      ROBOTS + TERRORISTS = TROUBLE FOR TOM Tom's been training his entry, SwiftBot, for the upcoming Robot Olympics -- a major event being sponsored by the White House's Office of Science and Technology. Teenage inventors from around the country will be bringing their homemade robots to compete in a series of athletic competitions. The Road Back, an antiscience terrorist group, has issued a statement condemning the event, and Tom hopes that the tight security at the Robot Olympics will keep TRB from causing trouble. But no such luck. Someone is playing dirty . . . and things are going to get dangerous.… More
    • So, You Want to Work in Sports? : The Ultimate Guide to Exploring the Sports Industry
      Be What You Want
      Mattern, Joanne
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: April 1, 2014
      Categories: Children, 9-12, Nonfiction, Sports, Business
      Love sports? Make your passion your profession with this guide that can help you score a career in the sports industry. The sports industry is wide and vast, and there are countless ways to get involved and make sports your job. From the popular careers of professional athlete, coach, sports broadcaster, and photographer, to the lesser-known professions of sports agent, statistician, sports therapist, and scout, So, You Want to Work in Sports? delves into a wide variety of possible futures that are exciting and rewarding. In addition to tips and interviews from many different professionals, So, You Want to Work in Sports? includes inspiring stories from young adults who are out there exploring different sectors, as well as games, activities, a glossary, and resources to help you on your way to a successful career in athletics.… More
    • Dance of Shadows
      Black, Yelana
      Dance of Shadows
      Black, Yelana
      eBook
      Publisher: Bloomsbury USA
      Published: February 12, 2013
      Categories: Young Adult, 12-17, Fiction, Horror, Suspense/Thriller
      Vanessa knew that dance was in her blood, but she had no idea the world of elite ballet was center stage for the darkest of secrets—until her sister mysteriously disappeared from the world-renowned New York Ballet Academy. Three years later, Vanessa follows in Margaret's footsteps, lands the role most girls at NYBA would kill for . . . and gets trapped in a sinister spiral of secrets. Back-stabbing bunheads, a fiercely unrelenting choreographer, and the sexy male lead of the troupe—they all want something from Vanessa. And though she revels in the attention, what Vanessa truly craves are answers. Instead, she feels as though she is losing her footing at every turn. Is she doomed to relive her sister's strange fate? Riveting and sexy, Dance of Shadows twists the cutthroat world of ballet with a psychological thriller, in a dance you won't be able to resist. … More
  • Early Grades

    • Leroy Ninker Saddles Up
      Tales from Deckawoo Drive
      DiCamillo, Kate
      Leroy Ninker Saddles Up
      Tales from Deckawoo Drive
      DiCamillo, Kate
      eBook
      Publisher: Candlewick Pr Inc
      Published: August 26, 2014
      Categories: Children, 6-7, Fiction, Humorous Fiction
      Forging an instant bond with spaghetti-loving horse Maybelline, horseless cowboy Leroy Ninker inadvertently risks eternal loneliness when he forgets a vital third rule about Maybelline's care.… More
    • Bird in a Box
      Pinkney, Andrea Davis
      Bird in a Box
      Pinkney, Andrea Davis
      eBook
      Publisher: Hachette Book Group USA
      Published: April 12, 2011
      Categories: Children, 8-12, Fiction, Literary Fiction, Historical Fiction
      Otis, Willie, and Hibernia are three children with a lot in common: they've all lost a loved one, they each have secret dreams, and they won't stop fighting for what they want. And they're also a lot like their hero, famed boxer Joe Louis. Throughout this moving novel, their lives gradually converge to form friendship, family, and love. Their trials and triumphs echo those of Joe Louis, as he fights to become the heavyweight boxing champion. Andrea Pinkney masterfully weaves in factual information about Joe Louis and actual radio commentary from his fights, enriching the narrative of this uniquely rendered and beautifully written novel. … More
    • Lost Children
      Cohagan, Carolyn
      Lost Children
      Cohagan, Carolyn
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: February 9, 2010
      Categories: Children, 8-9, Fiction, Folklore, Science Fiction
      Josephine Russing owns 387 pairs of gloves. She's given a new pair every week by her father, a sullen man known best for his insistence that the citizens in town wear gloves at all times. A world away, the children of Gulm have been taken. No one knows where they might be, except the mysterious and terrifying leader of the land: The Master. He rules with an iron fist, using two grotesque creatures to enforce his terrible reign. When a peculiar boy named Fargus shows up on Josephine's property and then disappears soon afterward, she follows him without a second thought and finds herself magically transported to Gulm. After Fargus introduces her to his tough-as-nails friend Ida, the three of them set off on an adventure that will test everything Josephine has ever thought about the rules of the universe, leading to a revelation about the truth of the land of Gulm, and of Josephine's own life back home.… More
    • Crius and the Night of Fright
      Heroes in Training
      Williams, Suzanne, Holub, Joan
      Crius and the Night of Fright
      Heroes in Training
      Williams, Suzanne, Holub, Joan
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: April 7, 2015
      Categories: Children, 6-9, Fiction, Adventure
      Zeus and the Olympians head to the Peloponnese to save Apollo’s twin sister, who’s under a sleep spell, in this Heroes in Training adventure. Zeus and the Olympians are off to find Apollo’s twin sister, Artemis, who was captured by the Cronies and separated from her brother. But Titan Crius, who rules the area, has Artemis under a special spell that is making her sleep, which doesn’t make a rescue easy! Can the Olympians manage to sneak away from Crius and his pesky Pandi—warriors with ears that can hear for miles—and save a sleepy Artemis, or are they in for a tough awakening?… More
    • Case of the Mixed-up Mutts
      Buddy Files
      Dori Hillestad Butler
      Case of the Mixed-up Mutts
      Buddy Files
      Dori Hillestad Butler
      eBook
      Publisher: Open Road Media
      Published: June 7, 2011
      Categories: Children, 6-8, Fiction, Mystery
      Buddy has been adopted from the P-O-U-N-D by Connor and his mom, but he’s still searching for his first family and his beloved Kayla. What has happened to them?   He hopes to solve that mystery soon, but right now he’s got another urgent case—two dogs, Muffin and Jazzy, have been switched!   How can Buddy get poor Muffin and Jazzy back to their real owners?   Readers will cheer as Buddy solves the second case in Dori Butler’s The Buddy Files , and eagerly await the next adventure of this famous dog detective. … More
    • What Is Baby Gorilla Doing?
      Nippert-Eng, Christena
      What Is Baby Gorilla Doing?
      Nippert-Eng, Christena
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: June 13, 2017
      Categories: Children, 5-6, Nonfiction, Nature
      Baby gorilla plays, looks, sits, smells, tastes, climbs, claps, smiles, and sleeps—just like the young readers of this book. Beautiful photographs capture an adorable baby gorilla in action. A gentle bedtime ending rounds out this action-word concept book.… More
    • Oskar and the Eight Blessings
      Simon, Richard, Simon, Tanya
      Oskar and the Eight Blessings
      Simon, Richard, Simon, Tanya
      eBook
      Publisher: Macmillan
      Published: September 8, 2015
      Categories: Children, 0-8, Fiction, Historical Fiction
      As he walks the length of Manhattan on Christmas Eve and the seventh day of Hanukkah, a young refugee from Nazi Germany recieves eight small acts of kindness in this heartwarming, timeless picture book.… More
    • Heidi Heckelbeck Is a Flower Girl
      Heidi Heckelbeck
      Coven, Wanda
      Heidi Heckelbeck Is a Flower Girl
      Heidi Heckelbeck
      Coven, Wanda
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: May 13, 2014
      Categories: Children, 5-7, Fiction, Fantasy
      Everyone’s favorite witch is walking down the aisle—and whipping up a spell to save the wedding day! Heidi’s Aunt Sophie is getting married, and guess who’s the flower girl? Heidi isn’t looking forward to the wedding, however. Her dress (with its awful ruffles around the neck) is super uncomfortable. Her brother Henry, on the other hand, can’t wait to be the ring bearer and carry the rings down the aisle. But what happens when Henry loses Aunt Sophie’s wedding ring? Will Heidi be able to stir up a spell and create a new ring before Henry walks down the aisle? With easy-to-read language and illustrations on almost every page, the Heidi Heckelbeck chapter books are perfect for beginning readers.… More
    • Kung Fu to the Rescue!
      Kung Fu Panda TV
      To Be Announced, Katschke, Judy
      Kung Fu to the Rescue!
      Kung Fu Panda TV
      To Be Announced, Katschke, Judy
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: June 24, 2014
      Categories: Children, 7-10, Fiction, Humorous Fiction, Adventure
      Get two kickin’ tales in one book with this illustrated chapter book based on popular episodes of Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness . This chapter book contains two stories, both based on episodes of the popular and Emmy Award–winning television show Kung Fu Panda: Legends of Awesomeness . This book includes black-and-white illustrations throughout—and plenty of action! In the first story, there seems to be a sudden rash of thefts in the Valley of Peace. The Furious Five want to help find the thief, but what should they do when all the evidence points to Monkey? In the second story, Crane has lost his confidence and wants to leave the Furious Five. But when an old enemy appears, it’s up to Crane to save the day. Kung Fu Panda Legends of Awesomeness © 2014 Viacom International Inc. NICKELODEON and all related logos are trademarks of Viacom International Inc. Based on the feature film “Kung Fu Panda” © 2008 DreamWorks Animation L.L.C. All Rights Reserved.… More
    • Cronus and the Threads of Dread
      Heroes in Training
      Williams, Suzanne, Holub, Joan
      Cronus and the Threads of Dread
      Heroes in Training
      Williams, Suzanne, Holub, Joan
      eBook
      Publisher: Simon & Schuster
      Published: December 2, 2014
      Categories: Children, 6-9, Fiction, Adventure
      Zeus and the Olympians must deal with monstrous spiders and dangerous webs in this Heroes in Training adventure. A giant spiderweb in the sky with the words “Surrender Olympians” shows Zeus and his friends that they are in for another battle. Dodging the silky and sticky webs, the Olympians find themselves scattering in all directions to avoid getting caught. But those dangerous webs actually contain a hidden gem—Athena’s magical object. And the Olympians soon discover that the Threads of Dread might not be as dreadful as they appear…… More