Summoned back to their own time to prevent an invasion of England by Napoleon, Tory and her fellow mages are joined by untrained 1940s telepath Rebecca, who risks her life and a relationship with Nick to help. By the award-winning author of Dark Mirror. Original.
Although his destiny is written and he knows fighting his archenemy in a battle to the death will lead to his own demise or his transformation into the Lord of the Shadows, Darren faces the battle with courage and a clever plan to trick the powers that rule him.
Steffi, a bullied misfit, finds solace in jazz music and befriends Alvar, a senior citizen jazz musician who endured persecution in World War II, and their developing friendship provides Steffi with the ambition to audition for Stockholm's prestigious music school. Simultaneous eBook.
When a simple text causes a fatal crash, ending the lives of his three best friends, a guilt-ridden Carver becomes subject to a criminal investigation and receives support from a few loving people before his friends' families ask him to share a goodbye day with them. Simultaneous eBook.
Enduring a routine existence when nonbelief causes her to be relegated to a mental hospital in Florida, Norse goddess Freya is offered unlimited power by a shadowy corporation and teams up with a young orderly to take down the evil company while making a spectacular comeback. Simultaneous eBook.
A middle-grade novel in verse about two sisters and the summer that changes their lives recounts how while awaiting the arrival of a new baby half-sibling, Claire is expected to cover up for her older sister, who has started noticing boys. By the award-winning author of Keesha's House. Simultaneous eBook.
Explores the connection between dogs and humans from hunter-gatherer partners to modern day pets, focusing on how humans have influenced dogs' evolution and raising new questions about the species' shared future
Raised and taught to be a strict, perfect Aryan child under the ideologies of the Nazi Party, Max, a boy who was taken from his mother at birth, begins questioning these educational precepts in the wake of a loveless life and his friendship with a young Jewish boy, in a U.S. release of an award-winning novel from France. Simultaneous eBook.
A sequel to Rebel of the Sands finds reluctant heroine gunslinger Amani al'Hiza taken captive by the forces of the Sultan, whose agenda seems less tyrannical than originally believed. Simultaneous eBook.
"Sami's mother disappeared ten years ago, and the police have always suspected that Sami's father killed her. But they've never had any convincing evidence...until now. Sami's sure her father's innocent. Or is she?"
Two teens conceived via in vitro fertilization—one with extreme allergies and the other who recently lost her mother—team up to search for answers about their donor. By the award-winning author of Where You'll Find Me. Simultaneous eBook.
Elena Gilbert's latest battle against the demons that have taken over her hometown of Fell's Church is complicated by the fact that Damon is a mortal since he, his brother Stefan, and Elena returned from the Dark Dimension
Esperanza and her mother are forced to leave their life of wealth and privilege in Mexico to go work in the labor camps of Southern California, where they must adapt to the harsh circumstances facing Mexican farm workers on the eve of the Great Depression
The common theme of nuclear disaster and human vulnerability interweaves the lives of four young people, an Ojibway Indian, an illegal Mexican migrant worker, a rock musician, and a sheep rancher's daughter with the lives of three veterans of past wars
After building a handsome rifle, his greatest piece of work, in 1768, gunsmith Cornish McManus is forced to sell the rifle in order to support his family, and the rifle becomes a testament to history as it passes from owner to owner. Reprint.
Thirteen-year-old Manny, a street kid fighting for survival in a Mexican border town, develops a strange friendship with an emotionally disturbed American soldier who decides to help him get across the border. Reprint.
After Jip is sent to live in a poor town, he makes his living by tending to the animals on the farm, but his quiet life is disturbed when a strange man comes around claiming he knows Jip's father. Reissue.
Lyddie Worthen, an impoverished Vermont farm girl in the mid 1800s, becomes determined to gain her independence by becoming a factory worker in Lowell, Massachusetts, and endures harsh conditions while pursuing her dreams. Reprint.
When she is summoned to study at The Academy of Avalon, Laurel learns about the town with her friend Tamani, while honing her long-forgotten skills as a Fall faerie in order to protect her human family and Avalon from trolls
As her senior year of high school starts, Laurel is just beginning to adjust to Tamani's absence when he suddenly reappears, telling her he must guard her against the returning threat of the trolls that pose a danger to her and to Avalon
In a novel based on Hatchet, thirteen-year-old Brian Robeson is not rescued at the end of the summer but must draw on the survival skills that he has learned to survive a harsh winter in the Canadian wilderness, armed only with his hatchet.
Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash
When she is tricked by her stepfather and sold into prostitution, thirteen-year-old Lakshmi becomes submerged in a nightmare where her only comfort is the friendship she forms with the other girls, which helps her survive--and eventually escape. An ALA Best Book for Young Adults. Reprint.
A girl who has struggled with anxiety for as long as she can remember is required by her mother's long work assignment to temporarily live with her alcoholic father and pregnant stepmom in Vancouver, where she falls in love with a fearless girl. Simultaneous eBook.
After witnessing her friend's death at the hands of a police officer, Starr Carter's life is complicated when the police and a local drug lord try to intimidate her in an effort to learn what happened the night Kahlil died
A new collection of short stories based in the world of Modesitt's best-selling fantasy series features 17 new tales and four popular reprints spanning the history of Recluse, in an anthology complemented by author backstory essays.
Using skills gleaned from her police officer mother to save lives and expose deception at her exclusive private school, Chanti risks her freedom and reputation to protect an old friend from a vengeful gang member while mending fences with a reluctant ex-boyfriend. Original.
Three years after her identical twin killed seven children at school, Alice has to live in the small town where her face is considered monstrous, until the day when she encounters her sister on a deserted highway and everything begins to change
After moving to a wildlife game preserve in South Africa, Martine begins to hear rumors from the locals about a white giraffe that roams the land, but when her grandmother and others tell her that the animal does not exist, Martine has to wonder why they are covering up the truth after seeing it with her own eyes. Reprint.
Having believed he was happy with his place in the loving Mexican-American family he shares with his adoptive gay father, Sal turns angry and uncertain when his senior year arrives and he realizes that he wants to know more about his biological origins. By the author of Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe. Simultaneous eBook. 75,000 first printing.
A conclusion to the best-selling series finds a skeptical Blue confronting the prophecy that she will cause the death of her true love as she is increasingly caught up in the strange and sinister world of the Raven Boys. By the award-wining author of The Scorpio Races.
Piper Perish and her two friends, Kit and Enzo, have long planned on getting out of Houston and going to art school in New York City together, but halfway through their senior year Enzo breaks up with her at a dance in the most public, spectacular, and embarrassing manner possible--and suddenly Piper is faced with a series of life and relationship changing events that threaten her dream
A much-needed winter break in Sussex is challenged by Jamie Watson and Charlotte Holmes' growing feelings for one another as well as the disappearance of a beloved uncle, who had been engaged in a secret assignment involving a German art forgery ring. Simultaneous eBook. 50,000 first printing.
Growing paranoid and shutting herself off from the world after a family tragedy, 16-year-old Petula is forced to attend an art therapy class where a school newcomer with a prosthetic arm becomes her partner in a hilarious project. By the award-winning author of We Are All Made of Molecules. Simultaneous eBook.
Separated from her detained mother after moving from Haiti to America, Fabiola struggles to navigate the home of her loud cousins and a new school on Detroit's gritty west side, where a surprising romance and a dangerous proposition challenge her ideas about freedom. A first novel. Simultaneous eBook. 75,000 first printing.
A dual-narrated tale by the author of Scarlett Undercover explores how race relations have changed in the past century through the story of 17-year-old Rowan, who investigates a century-old murder committed during the race riots of 1921 Tulsa. Simultaneous eBook. 20,000 first printing.
Tired of being singled out at her mostly-white private school as someone who needs support, high school junior Jade would rather participate in the school's amazing Study Abroad program than join Women to Women, a mentorship program for at-risk girls
After Cynthia Rothschild saves the entire student body from the demon librarian she's looking forward to a demon-free summer at camp with her boyfriend, but maybe Mr. Gabriel will come back to life to seek his terrible revenge
Stanley Yelnats is sent away to a boys' detention center where the warden instructs the boys to "build character" by digging holes everyday, but it doesn't take long for Stanley to figure out that the warden is up to something, and he decides to figure out what it is. Newbery Medal Winner. Teacher's Guide available. Reprint.