Nominally for young readers

Karen McManus, One of Us Is Lying

The Breakfast Club meets Pretty Little LiarsOne of Us Is Lying is the story of what happens when five strangers walk into detention and only four walk out alive. Everyone is a suspect, and everyone has something to hide. 

Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention.

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ISBN: 9781524714680
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Published: Delacorte Press - May 30th, 2017

Ammi-Joan Paquette, Two Truths and a Lie

Two Truths and a Lie is the first book in a fascinating new series that presents some of the most crazy-but-true stories about the living world as well as a handful of stories that are too crazy to be true--and asks readers to separate facts from the fakes.

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ISBN: 9780062418791
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Published: Walden Pond Press - June 27th, 2017

Sarah Prager, Queer, There, and Everywhere

World history has been made by countless lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer individuals—and you’ve never heard of many of them. Sarah delves deep into the lives of 23 people who fought, created, and loved on their own terms.

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By Sarah Prager, Zoe More O'Ferrall (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780062474315
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Published: HarperCollins - May 23rd, 2017

Amy Cherrix, Eye of the Storm

Ten million Americans live in hurricane danger zones, but how do we know if or when to evacuate? We must predict both when a storm will strike and how strong it will be. A daring NASA earth science mission may have finally found a way to crack this hurricane code.

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ISBN: 9780544411654
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - April 25th, 2017

Jeannine Atkins, Stone Mirrors

From critically acclaimed author Jeannine Atkins comes a gorgeous, haunting biographical novel in verse about a half Native American, half African American sculptor working in the years following the Civil War. 

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ISBN: 9781481459051
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Published: Atheneum Books for Young Readers - January 10th, 2017

Sarah Jean Horwitz, The Wingsnatchers

Aspiring inventor and magician’s apprentice Felix Carmer III would rather be tinkering with his latest experiments than sawing girls in half on stage, but with Antoine the Amazifier’s show a tomato’s throw away from going under, Carmer is determined to win the cash prize in the biggest magic competition in Skemantis.

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ISBN: 9781616206635
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Published: Algonquin Young Readers - April 25th, 2017

Liza Ketchum, The Life Fantastic

It's 1913 and vaudeville is America's most popular form of entertainment. Thousands of theaters across the country host vaudeville troupes. In Brattleboro, Vermont, fifteen-year-old Teresa LeClair--who has a "voice like a nightingale"--remembers the thrill of singing onstage as a child.

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ISBN: 9781440598760
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Published: Simon Pulse - January 2017


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