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  Cover Art: Prom Anderson, Laurie Halse
Prom
Ash wants nothing to do with her senior prom. But when disaster strikes and her desperate friend, Nat, needs her help to get it back on track, Ash's involvement transforms her life.
215 p. 2005
Teen Fiction Book ANDERSON
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  Cover Art: The Goblin Wood Bell, Hilari
The Goblin Wood
A hedgewitch, a knight, and an army of goblins fight against the ruling hierarchy determined to rid the land of all magical creatures.
294 p. 2003
Teen Fiction Book BELL
  Cover Art: Bucking the Sarge Curtis, Christopher Paul
Bucking the Sarge
Luther manages to keep a sense of humor while balancing his goals of winning the science fair and going to college, and doing the “dirty work” of his mother's shady businesses.
259 p. 2004
Teen Fiction Book CURTIS
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  Cover Art: Bindi Babes Dhami, Narinder
Bindi Babes
Popular sisters Amber, Jazz and Geena scheme to marry off their interfering auntie from India before she ruins their charmed lives.
184 p. 2004
Teen Fiction Book DHAMI
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  Cover Art: A Northern Light Donnelly, Jennifer.
A Northern Light
While working a summer job in a local hotel in the year 1906, Mattie is caught up in the mysterious death of a hotel guest. Printz Honor.
396 p. 2004
Teen Fiction Book DONNELLY
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  Cover Art: Who Am I Without Him? : Short Stories About Girls and the Boys in Their Lives Flake, Sharon
Who Am I Without Him? : Short Stories About Girls and the Boys in Their Lives
Girls laugh, cry, scheme, and dream about the boys in their lives in this collection of short stories.
168 p. 2004
Teen Fiction Book FLAKE
  Cover Art: Anansi Boys Gaiman, Neil
Anansi Boys
When sly old Anansi dies, his befuddled son Fat Charlie discovers his family history is more complicated than he thought in this funny, creepy book.
336 p. 2005
Adult SciFi Fantasy Book GAIMAN
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  Cover Art: As Simple as Snow Galloway, Gregory
As Simple as Snow
A week before Valentine's Day, Anna disappears, leaving her boyfriend to try and unravel the puzzle she may (or may not) have left behind.
308 p. 2006
Adult Fiction Book GALLOWA
  Cover Art: Fat Kid Rules the World Going, K. L.
Fat Kid Rules the World
Can a depressed, suicidal, and nearly 300 pound 17-year-old guy become a rock star? Printz Honor.
187 p. 2003
Teen Fiction Book GOING
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  Cover Art: Godless Hautman, Pete
Godless
As a joke, Jason Bock invents his own religion: the worship of his town's water tower. But what starts as a loose congregation of Jason's friends soon takes on a power of its own.
198 p. 2004
Teen Fiction Book HAUTMAN
  Cover Art: Love Ghosts Facial Hair Herrick, Steven
Love Ghosts Facial Hair
Jack's got a lot on his mind. The mystery of the opposite sex, the importance of facial hair, and the ghost of his mother's memory. Then he meets Annabel, and for the first time, Jack feels he may be ready to leave the past where it belongs.
115 p. 2004
Teen Fiction Book HERRICK
  Cover Art: The First Part Last Johnson, Angela
The First Part Last
On his 16th birthday, Bobby's life changes forever when his girlfriend tells him they are having a baby. Coretta Scott King Winner. Printz Winner.
131 p. 2003
Teen Fiction Book JOHNSON
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  Cover Art: Magic or Madness Larbalestier, Justine
Magic or Madness
Reason finds out the hard way that she has magic she has to use or go insane when she is thrust thousands of miles away from Australia into the heart of New York City.
271 p. 2005
Teen Fiction Book LARBALE
  Cover Art: Girl 15 Charming but Insane Limb, Sue
Girl 15 Charming but Insane
Jess's wicked sense of humor helps her cope with her peacenik mum, her perfect best friend, and her crush on an unattainable boy.
214 p. 2004
Teen Fiction Book LIMB
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  Cover Art: The Boyfriend List : (15 Guys 11 Shrink Appointments 4 Ceramic Frogs and Me Ruby Oliver) Lockhart, E.
The Boyfriend List : (15 Guys 11 Shrink Appointments 4 Ceramic Frogs and Me Ruby Oliver)
Ruby Oliver explains some of the reasons for her recent panic attacks, including breaking up with her boyfriend, losing all her girlfriends, and tensions between her performance-artist mother and her father.
229 p. 2005
Teen Fiction Book LOCKHART
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  Cover Art: Gil's All Fright Diner Martinez, A. Lee
Gil's All Fright Diner
A vampire and a werewolf fend off a zombie attack on a small town diner, but that's just the beginning of their adventures in this quirky horror story.
268 p. 2005
Adult Fiction Book MARTINE
  Cover Art: Acceleration McNamee, Graham
Acceleration
While working at the lost and found of the Toronto subway, Duncan discovers the journal of a would-be killer. Can Duncan use the clues in the journal to stop him before he strikes?
210 p. 2003
Teen Fiction Book MCNAMEE
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  Cover Art: Twilight : a Novel Meyer, Stephenie
Twilight : a Novel
Bella's powerful attraction to Edward is overwhelming enough before she discovers that he and his entire family are vampires, and being with him is not safe – for either of them.
498 p. 2005
Teen Fiction Book MEYER
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  Cover Art: The Year of Secret Assignments Moriarty, Jaclyn
The Year of Secret Assignments
Three girls from Ashbury High write to three boys from rival Brookfield High as part of a pen pal program, leading to romance, humiliation, revenge plots, and war between the schools.
340 p. 2004
Teen Fiction Book MORIARTY
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  Cover Art: Ball Don't Lie Pena, Matt de la
Ball Don't Lie
Sticky lives to play basketball. Headed for the pros, he is unaware of the many dangers, including his own past, that threaten this dream.
280 p. 2005
Teen Fiction Book PEA
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