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A selection of new teen fiction and nonfiction books. Updated every two months. Last updated August 2014.
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Cover Art: The Warrior's Heart : Becoming a Man of Compassion and Courage Greitens, Eric.
The Warrior's Heart : Becoming a Man of Compassion and Courage
"This exciting journey takes readers across the world, from his boyhood home in Missouri, to a factory in China, to the refugee camps of Rwanda, to the battlefield in Iraq." --from publisher 264 p. 2012
Teen Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: The Book of David The Book of David
"The author of this fictional diary began writing for a class assignment, but soon it became much more to him. As the star player of his high school football team, he faces a lot of pressure and expectation. Not to mention the secret that he's harboring inside. The secret that could change everything. And as David quickly learns, nothing stays secret forever. His innermost thoughts and feelings are chronicled in the diary he left behind."--Amazon.com.
272 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Usher. Usher.
Profiles the popular hip-hop artist, looking at his youth, early career, professional successes, and role as a mentor and businessman.
48 p. 2013
Teen Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: The Sound Alderson, Sarah
The Sound
Taking a summer job as a nanny on Nantucket Sound, heartbroken Ren forges an unlikely bond with a local bad boy from a privileged family only to question the dangerous natures of her new friends in the wake of a murder.
308 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Bad Machinery. [Vol. 2] The Case of the Good Boy Allison, John, 1976-
Bad Machinery. [Vol. 2] The Case of the Good Boy
"Everyone's favorite preteen British detectives are back for another case! With toddlers disappearing and rumors of a large, beast-like creature roaming the woods, Tackleford is in serious danger. And then there's Mildred's new dog Archibald... if you can even call it a dog. After all, what kind of dog drinks tea out of a cup? Everything comes to a head once the boys get a picture of the beast and Archibald goes missing. Is there a connection? And what does it all have to do with the magic pencil Mildred won from a carnie con game?" -- from publisher's web site.
141 p. 2014
Teen Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Sea of Shadows Armstrong, Kelley
Sea of Shadows
"Twin sisters Ashyn and Moria must embark on a a dangerous journey when the spirits they're charged with protecting turn vengeful"-- Provided by publisher.
406 p. 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Promises to Keep Atwater-Rhodes, Amelia.
Promises to Keep
Jay Marinitch, a young vampire hunter, may be Earth's best hope for thwarting the rise of a vampire-controlled slave empire called Midnight, despite his fear that those who question his worth may be right.
236 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: How I Got Skinny Famous and Fell Madly in Love Baker, Ken, 1970-
How I Got Skinny Famous and Fell Madly in Love
Emery Jackson signs up for a reality TV weight loss show and discovers many truths.
269 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Of Neptune Banks, Anna
Of Neptune
When Emma's grandfather, the Poseidon king, suggests she and her Syrena love, Galen, visit a small town called Neptune, they find themselves in the middle of a power struggle that threatens not only their love but their ocean kingdoms.
330 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Subway Love Baskin, Nora Raleigh.
Subway Love
Struggling with her parent's divorce, Laura is unable to forget a boy she sees on a subway platform across from her, a photographer who is also wondering if he will ever see her again.
213 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: All in : You are One Decision Away from a Totally Different Life Batterson, Mark
All in : You are One Decision Away from a Totally Different Life
183 pages 2013
Adult Nonfiction Book
  Cover Art: Great Benincasa, Sara
Great
In this contemporary retelling of The Great Gatsby, seventeen-year-old Naomi Rye becomes entangled in the drama of a Hamptons social circle and a tragedy that shakes the summer community.
263 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Season of Wonder Bergren, Lisa Tawn
Season of Wonder
The year is 2095. Gifted teens known as Remnants have been chosen and trained to act as humanity's last hope to rectify the horrors that are now part of everyday life. But the Sons of Sheol are determined to stop them.
414 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Truth or Dare Billingsley, ReShonda Tate.
Truth or Dare
Maya Morgan is pleased when her reality television show goes to Cancu´m for spring break until she becomes involved in a kidnapping crisis and Evian seizes the opportunity to advance her own career at Maya's expense.
vi, 202 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Curiosity Blackwood, Gary L.
Curiosity
In 1835, when his father's put in a Philadelphia debtor's prison, 12-year-old chess prodigy Rufus Goodspeed is relieved to be recruited to secretly operate a chess-playing automaton named The Turk, but soon questions the fate of his predecessors and his own safety.
313 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Call Me By My Name Bradley, John Ed.
Call Me By My Name
Growing up in Louisiana in the late 1960s, where segregation and prejudice still thrive, two high school football players, one white, one black, become friends, but some changes are too difficult to accept.
265 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Chasing Romeo Byrd, A. J.
Chasing Romeo
Anjenai, Kierra and Tyler believe their bond is strong enough to survive anything. Anything--except maybe Romeo Blackwell, the finest guy and a star athlete in their new high school. What starts out as a small fan club soon becomes a huge competition. And to win, Anjenai, Kierra and Tyler will have to be down for whatever.
248 p. 2009
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Summer State of Mind Calonita, Jen
Summer State of Mind
"Spoiled yet lovable fifteen-year-old Harper McCallister is sent to sleepaway camp where she is an outcast at first but eventually finds a way to make her mark, gaining new perspectives on friendship and life in general"-- Provided by publisher.
248 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Hunter : a Super Human Clash Carroll, Michael Owen, 1966-
Hunter : a Super Human Clash
"Fourteen-year-old Lance seeks revenge; but how does a regular teenager with no special powers except outstanding intellect, the tricks of a con artist, and an exceptional ability to persuade, defeat one of the strongest super villains alive?"--
360 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: City of Heavenly Fire Clare, Cassandra.
City of Heavenly Fire
"Darkness has descended on the Shadowhunter world. Chaos and destruction overwhelm the Nephilim as Clary, Jace, Simon, and their friends band together to fight the greatest evil they have ever faced: Clary's own brother. Nothing in this world can defeat Sebastian--but if they journey to the realm of demons, they just might have a chance.."--Provided by publisher.
725 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
  Cover Art: Unforgettable Summer Clark, Catherine, 1962-
Unforgettable Summer
In So Inn Love, Liza McKenzie has landed her dream job working at the Tides Inn. It will be a summer of sun, friends, and independence -- if only she can figure out a way to become part of the "inn" crowd. But fitting in isn't always easy, especially when the hotel's cutest employee is sending mixed messages...
583 pages 2014
Teen Fiction Book
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