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UNDER A PAINTED SKY

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ISBN: 9780399168031
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - March 17th, 2015

Missouri, 1849. Here you'll find horses, lassos, the gold rush...and a Chinese musician fleeing town with a runaway slave. The only catch, they're both girls. To keep safe on the Oregon Trail, Samantha and Annamae disguise themselves as Sammy and Andy and join up with a band of cowboys. The cowboys become unexpected allies, but the girls soon find that even with friends, it's difficult to hide on the open trail.

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SEABISCUIT

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$18.00
ISBN: 9780449005613
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Published: Ballantine Books - March 26th, 2002

I don't particularly care about horses or horse racing, but this book had me on the edge of my seat from start to finish. Every race had my heart pounding as I turned the pages, and there were definitely moments when I teared up. A brilliant tale of the underdog from the author of UNBROKEN .

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Thirteenth Child

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ISBN: 9780545033459
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Published: Scholastic Paperbacks - May 1st, 2010

Eff is a thirteenth child, destined to bring bad luck to her family, while her twin brother Lan will bring fortune and fame--after all, he is the seventh son of a seventh son. When her magician father moves the family to the frontier (perilously close to the magical border separating settlers from the wild beasts of the west), Eff will discover that she can make her own fortune. A inventive and magical twist on the Wild West, perfect for people who loved Little House on the Prairie, but who would have liked some dragons.

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A Darker Shade of Magic

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ISBN: 9780765376459
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Published: Tor Books - February 24th, 2015

There are three Londons: Grey London, bereft of magic and ruled by a mad king; Red London, where life and magic are revered; and White London, cutthroat and ruled by murderers. Once there was Black London--but no one speaks of that city now. Officially, Kell is an interworld ambassador. Unofficially, he's a smuggler, carrying trinkets between worlds, until he's tricked into carrying something he shouldn't. Now on the run, Kell must stay alive long enough to discover the truth of the object he carries...and whether Black London may still exist.

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All the Bright Places

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ISBN: 9780385755887
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Published: Alfred A. Knopf Books for Young Readers - January 6th, 2015

Theodore Finch is looking for a reason to stay alive. Violet Markey's looking for a way out after the death of her sister. When the two meet on the ledge of the school bell tower, it's unclear who saves whom. But as the unlikely pair grows closer, they discover that at the end of the day, you have to try to save yourself. This book is emotionally devastating. Read if you're looking for a heart-wrenching story and a good cry.

Rebecca


City of Stairs

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ISBN: 9780804137171
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Published: Broadway Books - September 9th, 2014

Bulikov once wielded the powers of the Gods to conquer the world. But when its divine protectors were mysteriously killed, the city fell into decay, conquered by those it once dominated. Now a lowly colonial outpost, Bulikov falls under scrutiny when Shara Divani, spymaster, arrives to investigate the murder of a seemingly harmless historian. As Shara pursues this mystery, she begins to suspect that the beings who once protected Bulikov may not be as dead as they seem. A rich, densely packed fantasy which explores questions of colonization, faith, and the meaning of history.

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Far from You

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ISBN: 9781423184621
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Published: Disney Press - April 8th, 2014

Nine months ago Sophie finally got clean. Four months ago her best friend Mina was killed in what the police think was a drug deal gone wrong. Two days ago Sophie was released from involuntary rehab with one mission: find the person who really killed Mina before they get to her too. A complex love story wrapped up in a heart-pounding mystery, for fans of Ellen Hopkins or a darker John Green.

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Ancillary Justice

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ISBN: 9780316246620
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Published: Orbit - October 1st, 2013

Artificial intelligence meets human vengeance. Once Justice of Toren, a ship responsible for the lives of thousands, the soldier Breq is confined by treachery to one human body and one human mission: revenge on the ruler of the Radch empire. This debut novel swept the Hugo, Nebula, Arthur C. Clarke, and Locus awards. For fans of innovative, mind-bending science fiction.

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My True Love Gave to Me

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By Stephanie Perkins, Holly Black (Contribution by), Ally Carter (Contribution by)
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ISBN: 9781250059307
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - October 14th, 2014

If you love gingerbread, the first snowfall, Love Actually, hot chocolate with whipped cream, family togetherness, or anything at all to do with the happy glow of the holiday season, then this short story collection is for you. Stephanie Perkins delivers a scrumptious confection powered by twelve heavy- hitting YA authors (including Rainbow Rowell, David Levithan, and Gayle Forman, to name just a few). Truly heartwarming and happy-making.

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As You Wish

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By Cary Elwes, Joe Layden, Rob Reiner (Foreword by)
$26.00
ISBN: 9781476764023
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Published: Touchstone Books - October 14th, 2014

Cary Elwes delivers a memoir so delightful it can only be compared to true wuv (or a nice MLT). Fencing, fighting, torture, revenge, giants, monsters, chases, escapes, true love, miracles, up to and including the ROUSes... This book is an INCONCEIVABLY PERFECT holiday pick for fans of The Princess Bride. Run, don't walk.


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