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Shooter “How could this happen here?” asked Sylvia, a distressed parent. “This isn’t some depressed area.”
Lockdown The teacher is herding kids into a classroom. He pulls one last student into the classroom, then shouts. "Lock this door. No one goes in or out.“
Twice Pardoned Wrongly accused and serving time in the worst prison in the United States- Harold Morris finds hope.
Down When James and the rest of them talk about the other guys, their faces get all twisted so that they don't even look like themselves. I wonder if I looked like that when I beat up that guy.
Repossessed A fallen angel, tired of being unappreciated while doing his pointless, demeaning job, leaves Hell, enters the body of a seventeen-year-old boy, and tries to experience the full range of human feelings before being caught and punished, while the boy's family and friends puzzle over his changed behavior.
Awakening When seventeen-year-old Calla's mother suddenly dies, she goes to stay with her psychic grandmother in Lily Dale Psychics Grandmothers Mothers New York (State) Mystery Detective
The Chosen One In a polygamous cult in the desert, Kyra, not yet fourteen, sees being chosen to be the seventh wife of her uncle as just punishment for having read books and kissed a boy in violation of Prophet Childs' teachings, and is torn between facing her fate and running away from all that she knows and loves.
Tears of a Tiger What would you do if your drunk driving killed your best friend in high school?
Twilight Saga Werewolves, Vampires, Suspense and Romance
Night World The apocalypse is drawing near. But four Wild Powers can save the world from the impending doom. 3 book series with 3 stories in each one
Other New Titles in the Library Swim team members set their summertime goal of a seeing a live girl naked Space colony where residents can hear each other's thoughts
Four Hundred Ball will followed by an elite, teens-only event at which masks hide a terrible secret. Torey investigates the disappearance of a weird kid who vanished leaving only a cryptic E- mail message as a possible clue to what happened to him.
Jack discovers that he can communicate with the ghosts inhabiting his home and accidentally establishes a bond with a tormented spirit that threatens to destroy him Percy leads an army of young demigods to stop Kronos in his advance on New York City
It’s a scenario that every kid has dreamed about: adults suddenly disappear, and kids have free reign Larry discovers his old girlfriend studying with a guru named Gus, he decides to sign up and search for the meaning of life with her
Daniel begins exterminating beings on the list of alien outlaws, but the existence of earth is at stake Ben must conquer the town's teen villain who has an unhealthy obsession with Kimberly and a penchant for arson.
Violet reluctantly prepares for her upcoming "quince," a Spanish nickname for the celebration of an Hispanic girl's fifteenth birthday Grace, a teenager, and her mother have moved to Manhattan where she feels alienated and out of place, far from the ponds and farm where she grew up playing with bullfrogs and lizards, until she finds Fang & Claw, a reptile store, and meets the owner's son, Walter.
Three young men are entrusted with the Imaginarium Geographica, an atlas of fantastical places to which they travel in hopes of defeating the Winter King Seth meets Aislinn, an immortal fairy queen; the couple try to remain true to themselves amid a world of shifting rules and dangerous alliances.
Cursed by the elderly recluse whose home she and a friend were creeping through late one night, fourteen-year-old Caz soon finds her life disintegrating and realizes she must find a way of lifting the curse. Emily the Strange has lost her memory and finds herself in the town of Blackrock with nothing more than her diary, her slingshot, and the clothes on her back.
She needs to search for assistance in the Mortal World when the black plague kills Four friends who had a secret known only by Alison, begin receiving frightening messages when Alison is found dead after missing for three years
Vince can’t escape his mob “uncles” even at college Behind the everyday life of a soldier, an existence full of fear, bravery, boredom, confusion, compassion, and violence
Bobby recklessly smokes, drinks, and steals cars in Dublin, and when his mother relocates the family to a small cottage in the countryside, Bobby believes a certain spookiness lurks in the corners of the new home. Falling in love with the mysterious Sebastian, Evie Johnson, a scholarship student at the Wyldcliffe Abbey School, is haunted by a sisterlike figure that seems to be sending her a warning.
While on Spring Break in Cancun, Mexico, high-school seniors and best friends Anne and Michelle accept the wrong ride and Michelle is lost--seemingly forever. Jason Haley, who feels left out of the action as the Trinity prepares for the attack of the wizards, runs across a powerful talisman made of opal-the Dragonheart-and the guardians take the potential weapon away while Madison Moss, who is slowly losing her power, feels the pull of the stone as well.
Orca Soundings Quick Reads- 100 or less Great Topics
Chris finds a wallet on the street and wants to return it to the owner; but when he realizes that the owner looks a lot like him, he is tempted to assume the person's identity in order to break away from the problems he faces at home. Sixteen-year-old Logan is dead, but he realizes he still has unfinished business.
After his best friend snitches on him, Josh must learn to control his anger. In a small Canadian community, the line separating Natives and whites begins to blur for Vince as finds himself falling for a First Nations girl.
Bobby Jo tries to turn a beat-up old horse into a champion barrel racer. When Coach Reeves retired, he was replaced by Coach Barnes, whose own determination to obtain a college post rested on his ability to create a division one high school team; however, to do this involved the illegal distribution of steroids to the team.
When Jake is involved in a street-racing accident, he struggles to do the right thing. Evie, a young girl who was forced to give up her baby, kidnaps the child and runs to Montreal but must make a difficult decision when baby Brianna gets very ill.