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  • Everneath

    Everneath

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Brodi Ashton
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Balzer + Bray (2012, Jan 24th).
    Pages:   384

    Last spring, Nikki Beckett vanished, sucked into an underworld known as the Everneath. Now she’s returned—to her old life, her family, her boyfriend—before she’s banished back to the underworld . . . this time forever. She has six months before the Everneath comes to claim her, six months for good-byes she can’t find the words for, six months to find redemption, if it exists.Nikki longs to spend these precious months forgetting the Everneath and trying to reconnect with her boyfriend, Jack, the person most devastated by her disappearance—and the one person she loves more than anything. But there’s just one problem: Cole, the smoldering immortal who enticed her to the Everneath in the first place, has followed Nikki home. more

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  • Everything You Need to Survive the Apocalypse

    Everything You Need to Survive the Apocalypse

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Lucas Klauss
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Simon Pulse (2012, Jan 3rd).
    Pages:   416

    A male perspective on sorting love from loss, faith from fear—brimming with humor and romance.Phillip’s sophomore year is off to a rough start. One of his best friends ditches him. His track coach singles him out for personalized, torturous training sessions. And his dad decides to clean out all of the emergency supplies from the basement, even though the world could end in disaster at any moment...and even though those supplies are all Phillip has left of his dead mom. Not that he wants to talk about that.But then Phillip meets Rebekah. Not only is she unconventionally hot and smart, but she might like him back. As Phillip gets closer to Rebekah, he tries harder and harder to turn himself into the kind of person he thinks she wants him to be. more

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  • Track and Field Takedown

    Track and Field Takedown

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Jake Maddox
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Stone Arch Books (2012, Jan 1st).
    Pages:   72

    Kyle's school decides to host an Olympic Fest in honor of the Summer Olympics, and he's assigned to compete in the track-and-field events. The only problem is, he's no good at them. Will practice make perfect, or will Kyle embarrass himself in front of everyone? more

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  • Relay Race Breakdown

    Relay Race Breakdown

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Jake Maddox
    Format:   Library Binding
    Publisher:   Stone Arch Books (2012, Jan 1st).
    Pages:   72

    Nick hates running, but when his gym teacher gives him an ultimatum join the relay-race team or fail the class he knows he has no choice. He'll have to suck it up and run. Will he learn to run or let down his team? more

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  • Drummer Girl

    Drummer Girl

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Karen Bass
    Format:   Paperback
    Publisher:   Coteau Books (2011, Oct 1st).
    Pages:   192

    The Fourth Down needs a drummer, and Sidney's easily the best in the school. But the all-male band has conditions for her to be allowed in—such as dressing like a girl. Accustomed to invisibility, Sid soon discovers the consequences to her makeover. It's not only that playing kit in a skirt is impractical. But as someone once taunted about her sexuality for being a drum-playing girl who likes shop class, now Sid is forced to deal with guys who think her new look makes her fair game. Sidney begins to realize the price of compromising who you really are. (20111101) more

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  • Blood Wolf: Wereling Book #3 (Wereling Trilogy)

    Blood Wolf: Wereling Book #3 (Wereling Trilogy)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Steve Feasey
    Format:   Paperback
    Publisher:   Feiwel & Friends (2011, Dec 20th).
    Pages:   304

    Trey Laporte had been told he was the only one. It was a lie. But some secrets he would have been better off not knowing. Trey, the last hereditary werewolf, has found his pack – and they’re vicious, bloodthirsty, and truly wild. All Trey wants is to go home, but having learned more about his Wolfen nature, he has decided, for the safety of his friends, to never return.  Back in London, Alexis uses her magic to track down the Necrotroph that is intent on infiltrating her father, Lucien’s, organization. But while Alexis is focused on the outside threat, Lucien is battling with his own darkness. His evil brother Caliban’s savage bite and the poison left behind have reawakened Lucien’s vampire instincts – turning every night into a battle. more

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  • The Cupid War

    The Cupid War

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Timothy Carter
    Format:   Paperback
    Publisher:   Flux; Original edition (2011, Aug 8th).
    Pages:   240

    Timothy Carter’s short stories have appeared in several magazines throughout Canada, the United States, and Ireland. He is the author of Epoch and Evil? He patiently awaits the end of the world in Toronto, Canada.   more

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  • Beneath a Meth Moon

    Beneath a Meth Moon

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Jacqueline Woodson
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Nancy Paulsen Books (2012, Feb 2nd).
    Pages:   192

    Laurel Daneau has moved on to a new life, in a new town, but inside she's still reeling from the loss of her beloved mother and grandmother after Hurricane Katrina washed away their home. Laurel's new life is going well, with a new best friend, a place on the cheerleading squad and T-Boom, co-captain of the basketball team, for a boyfriend. Yet Laurel is haunted by voices and memories from her past.When T-Boom introduces Laurel to meth, she immediately falls under its spell, loving the way it erases, even if only briefly, her past. But as she becomes alienated from her friends and family, she becomes a shell of her former self, and longs to be whole again. With help from an artist named Moses and her friend Kaylee, she's able to begin to rewrite her story and start to move on from her addiction. more

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  • Diabolical (Tantalize)

    Diabolical (Tantalize)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Cynthia Leitich Smith
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   Candlewick (2012, Jan 24th).
    Pages:   368

    Prepare for a hell of a ride as Cynthia Leitich Smith calls on characters from her previous novels - and conjures up new ones - for a climactic showdown.When "slipped" angel Zachary and his werewolf pal, Kieren, arrive under suspicious circumstances to a mysterious New England boarding school, they quickly find themselves in a hellish lockdown with an intriguing assortment of secretive, hand-picked students. Plagued by demon dogs, hallucinatory wall décor, a sadistic instructor, and a legendary fire-breathing monster, will they somehow manage to escape? Or will the devil have his due? Best-selling author Cynthia Leitich Smith unites heroes from the previous three novels in the Tantalize Series - including Zachary's girl, Miranda, and Kieren's love, Quincie - along with a fascinating cast of all-new characters for a suspenseful, action-packed clash between the forces of heaven and hell. more

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  • Two Truths and a Lie

    Two Truths and a Lie

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Sara Shepard
    Format:   Hardcover
    Publisher:   HarperTeen (2012, Feb 7th).
    Pages:   352

    My killer is out there.And my sister might be next.Two months before I died, my best friend's brother disappeared. I have no idea where Thayer went or why he left, but I know it's my fault. I did a lot of horrible things while I was alive, things that made people hate me, maybe even enough to kill me.Desperate to solve my murder, my long-lost twin, Emma, is pretending to be me and unraveling the many mysteries I left behind—my cryptic journal, my tangled love life, the dangerous Lying Game pranks I played. She's uncovered my friends' darkest secrets, but she's never had the chance to dig into Thayer's past—until now.Thayer's back and Emma has to move fast to figure out if he's after revenge . . . or if he's already gotten it.From Sara Shepard, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Pretty Little Liars books, comes a riveting series about secrets, lies, and killer consequences. more

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