You by Charles Benoit "Fifteen-year-old Kyle discovers the shattering ramifications of the decisions he makes, and does not make, about school, the girl he likes, and his future. Split by Swati Avasthi "A teenaged boy thrown out of his house by his abusive father goes to live with his older brother, who ran away from home years ago to escape the abuse. Extraordinary by Nancy Werlin "Phoebe befriends Mallory, an awkward new girl at school, and the two become very close, but Phoebe is unaware that Mallory is a faerie, sent to trap her into fulfilling a promise made by her ancestor to the queen of the faeries. Ironically, the weakest portions of the series are connected to a much-overused plot point— the strained home life. The Serial Killers Club by Jeff Povey — A man escapes from a serial killer, then joins a group of them in order to hunt them down.
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Berit Brogaard, author of The Superhuman Mind , at my library. And a brother in all but blood, who might care too much. The Vampire's Assistant : And Other Tales from the Cirque Du Freak by Darren Shan "Two boys who are best friends visit an illegal freak show, where an encounter with a vampire and a deadly spider forces them to make life-changing choices. Do Not Open by John Farndon "Presents a collection of unusual facts, secrets, and unsolved mysteries from around the world, from Paris' hidden tunnels, to the mystery of the the Roswell crash site in New Mexico, and to secret documents contained in the Vatican library. Pearson "In the not-too-distant future, when biotechnological advances have made synthetic bodies and brains possible but illegal, a seventeen-year-old girl, recovering from a serious accident and suffering from memory lapses, learns a startling secret about her existence. The Boy of my Dreams by Dyan Sheldon "Mike and her best friend Hope breathlessly await meeting the guys of their dreams and falling in love, but after Mike thinks that she has found the perfect boy there seems to be some question of whether he is her destiny.
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Monday, October 7, Did You Win? Enter your email to sign up. Ead keeps a watchful eye on Sabran, secretly protecting her with forbidden magic. Luckily Light's father is the head of the Japanese National Police Agency and leaves vital information about the case lying around the house. James Patterson , Candice Fox. When they return to town, Ben's story is not believed, especially as he has no physical evidence to back it up.
Annexed by Sharon Dogar "A retelling of the story of Anne Frank imagines life in the secret annex from the perspective of Peter, who overcomes an initial loathing for the precocious young diarist before falling in love with her and questioning his faith in light of frightening persecutions. The fictional tropes that populate many successful dramas, like the quirky genius sleuth, the charming master criminal, the gloriously sleazy defense lawyer, and other wonderful enhancements that I personally happen to love, are absent. What they Found : Love on th Street by Walter Dean Myers "Fifteen interrelated stories explore different aspects of love, such as a dying father's determination to help start a family business--a beauty salon--and the relationship of two teens who plan to remain celibate until they marry. But when her father is murdered and a cruel but powerful woman claims custody of Blue and her property, one wrong move could expose her—and doom her once and for all. What could be simpler than to kidnap him and hold him for ransom? Saving his life in the Shadow Game forced Enne to assume the identity of Seance, a mysterious underworld figure. The backpackers - the innocent victims of a brutal murderer.