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  Cover Art: Speak Anderson, Laurie Halse
Speak
A traumatic event near the end of the summer has a devastating effect of Melinda's freshman year in high school.
197 p. 1999
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The Fighting Ground Avi
The Fighting Ground
Thirteen-year-old Jonathan goes off to fight in the Revolutionary War and discovers the real war is being fought within himself.
157 p. 1984
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Can I See Your I.D.? : True Stories of False Identities Barton, Chris
Can I See Your I.D.? : True Stories of False Identities
Stories of ten impostors -- many of them teenagers-- push questions of identity, deception, and gullibility to the extreme.
121 p. 2011
Teen Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Fahrenheit 451 Bradbury, Ray
Fahrenheit 451
Nowadays firemen start fires. Fireman Guy Montag loves to rush to a fire and watch books burn up. Then he met a seventeen-year old girl who told him of a past when people were not afraid, and a professor who told him of a future where people could think. And Guy Montag knew what he had to do....
179 p. 1996
Adult SciFi Fantasy Book
  Cover Art: Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist Cohn, Rachel
Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist
High school student Nick O'Leary, member of a rock band, meets college-bound Norah Silverberg and asks her to be his girlfriend for five minutes in order to avoid his ex-sweetheart.
183 p. 2006
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Money Hungry Flake, Sharon
Money Hungry
All thirteen-year-old Raspberry can think of is making money so that she and her mother never have to worry about living on the streets again.
187 p. 2001
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Phineas Gage : a Gruesome but True Story About Brain Science Fleischman, John
Phineas Gage : a Gruesome but True Story About Brain Science
Phineas Gage was truly a man with a hole in his head. A railroad construction foreman, Phineas was blasting rock near Cavendish, Vermont, in 1848 when a thirteen-pound iron rod was shot through his brain. Miraculously, he survived another eleven years and became a textbook case in brain science.
86 p. 2002
Children's Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Coraline Gaiman, Neil
Coraline
Looking for excitement, Coraline ventures through a mysterious door into a world that is similar, yet disturbingly different from her own, where she must challenge a gruesome entity in order to save herself, her parents, and the souls of three others.
162 p. 2002
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Dead Girls Don't Write Letters Giles, Gail
Dead Girls Don't Write Letters
Fourteen-year-old Sunny is stunned when a total stranger shows up at her house posing as her older sister Jazz, who supposedly died out of town in a fire months earlier.
136 p. 2003
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Fat Kid Rules the World Going, K. L.
Fat Kid Rules the World
Seventeen-year-old Troy, depressed, suicidal, and weighing nearly 300 pounds, gets a new perspective on life when a homeless teenager who is a genius on guitar wants Troy to be the drummer in his rock band.
187 p. 2003
Teen Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Bronx Masquerade Grimes, Nikki
Bronx Masquerade
While studying the Harlem Renaissance, students at a Bronx high school read aloud poems they've written, revealing their innermost thoughts and fears to their formerly clueless classmates.
167 p. 2003
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Among the Hidden Haddix, Margaret Peterson
Among the Hidden
In a future where the Population Police enforce the law limiting a family to only two children, Luke has lived all his twelve years in isolation and fear on his family's farm, until another "third" convinces him that the government is wrong.
153 p. 1998
Children's Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Invisible Hautman, Pete
Invisible
Doug and Andy are unlikely best friends--one a loner obsessed by his model trains, the other a popular student involved in football and theater--who grew up together and share a bond that nothing can sever- almost nothing. They talk about everything-except what happened a few years ago, a something they thought was buried.
149 p. 2005
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Hideous Love : the Story of the Girl Who Wrote Frankenstein Hemphill, Stephanie.
Hideous Love : the Story of the Girl Who Wrote Frankenstein
A free-verse novel about the Gothic novelist Mary Shelley, a teenager whose love story led her to write the literary masterpiece, Frankenstein.
312 pages 2013
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: That Was Then, This Is Now Hinton, S. E.
That Was Then, This Is Now
Sixteen-year-old Mark and Bryon have been like brothers since childhood, but now, as their involvement with girls, gangs, and drugs increases, their relationship seems to gradually disintegrate.
159 p. 1971
Teen Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Stormbreaker Horowitz, Anthony
Stormbreaker
After the death of the uncle who had been his guardian, fourteen-year-old Alex Rider is coerced to continue his uncle's dangerous work for Britain's intelligence agency, MI6.
192 p. 2001
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: The First Part Last Johnson, Angela
The First Part Last
Bobby's carefree teenage life changes forever when he becomes a father and must care for his adored baby daughter.
131 p. 2003
Teen Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Gossamer Lowry, Lois.
Gossamer
While learning to bestow dreams, a young dream giver tries to save an eight-year-old boy from the effects of both his abusive past and the nightmares inflicted on him by the frightening Sinisteeds.
140 p. 2006
Children's Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: A Corner of the Universe Martin, Ann M.
A Corner of the Universe
The summer that Hattie turns twelve, she meets the childlike uncle she never knew and becomes friends with a girl who works at the carnival that comes to Hattie's small town.
189 p. 2002
Teen Fiction Book
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Somebody Please Tell Me Who I Am Mazer, Harry.
Somebody Please Tell Me Who I Am
Wounded in Iraq while his Army unit is on convoy and treated for many months for traumatic brain injury, the first person Ben remembers from his earlier life is his autistic brother.
148 p. 2012
Teen Fiction Book
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