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They Both Die at the End
by Adam Silvera

Language

English

Pages

376

Publication Date

September 05, 2017

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<p><strong>Adam Silvera reminds us that there’s no life without death and no love without loss in this devastating yet uplifting story about two people whose lives change over the course of one unforgettable day.</strong></p><p><strong><em>New York Times</em> bestseller * </strong><strong>4 starred reviews * A <em>School Library Journal </em>Best Book of the Year * A <em>Kirkus </em>Best Book of the Year * A <em>Booklist </em>Editors' Choice of 2017 * A Bustle Best YA Novel of 2017 * A Paste Magazine Best YA Book of 2017 * A Book Riot Best Queer Book of 2017 * A Buzzfeed Best YA Book of the Year * A BookPage Best YA Book of the Year </strong></p><p>On September 5, a little after midnight, Death-Cast calls Mateo Torrez and Rufus Emeterio to give them some bad news: They’re going to die today.</p><p>Mateo and Rufus are total strangers, but, for different reasons, they’re both looking to make a new friend on their End Day. The good news: There’s an app for that. It’s called the Last Friend, and through it, Rufus and Mateo are about to meet up for one last great adventure—to live a lifetime in a single day.</p><p>In the tradition of <em>Before I Fall</em> and <em>If I Stay</em>, <em>They Both Die at the End</em> is a tour de force from acclaimed author Adam Silvera, whose debut, <em>More Happy Than Not</em>, the <em>New York Times </em>called “profound.”</p>
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
by Becky Albertalli

Language

English

Pages

320

Publication Date

April 07, 2015

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<p><strong></strong></p><p><strong>Now a major motion picture: <em>Love, Simon</em>, starring Nick Robinson and Katherine Langford! This edition includes </strong><strong>new Simon and Blue emails, a behind-the-scenes scrapbook from the <em>Love, Simon</em> movie set, and Becky Albertalli in conversation with fellow authors Adam Silvera and Angie Thomas.</strong></p><p><strong>William C. Morris Award Winner: Best Young Adult Debut of the Year * National Book Award Longlist</strong></p><p>"A remarkable gift of a novel."—Andrew Smith, author of <em>Grasshopper Jungle</em></p><p>"I am so in love with this book."—Nina LaCour, author of <em>Hold Still</em></p><p>"Feels timelessly, effortlessly now."—Tim Federle, author of <em>Better Nate Than Ever</em></p><p>"The best kind of love story."—Alex Sanchez, Lambda Award-winning author of <em>Rainbow Boys</em> and <em>Boyfriends with Girlfriends</em></p><p>Sixteen-year-old and not-so-openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical. But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight. Now change-averse Simon has to find a way to step out of his comfort zone before he's pushed out—without alienating his friends, compromising himself, or fumbling a shot at happiness with the most confusing, adorable guy he's never met.</p><p>Incredibly funny and poignant, this twenty-first-century coming-of-age, coming out story—wrapped in a geek romance—is a knockout of a debut novel by Becky Albertalli.</p><p><strong>And don't miss Becky Albertalli's <em>The Upside of Unrequited </em>or <em>Leah on the Offbeat</em>!</strong></p>
What If It's Us
by , Adam Silvera

Language

English

Pages

439

Publication Date

October 09, 2018

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<p><strong>A <em>New York Times</em>, <em>USA Today</em>, and Indie bestseller! </strong></p><p><strong>Critically acclaimed and bestselling authors Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera combine their talents in this smart, funny, heartfelt collaboration about two very different boys who can’t decide if the universe is pushing them together—or pulling them apart.</strong></p><p><strong>ARTHUR</strong> is only in New York for the summer, but if Broadway has taught him anything, it’s that the universe can deliver a showstopping romance when you least expect it.</p><p><strong>BEN</strong> thinks the universe needs to mind its business. If the universe had his back, he wouldn’t be on his way to the post office carrying a box of his ex-boyfriend’s things.</p><p>But when Arthur and Ben meet-cute at the post office, what exactly <em>does </em>the universe have in store for them . . . ?</p><p>Maybe nothing. After all, they get separated.</p><p>Maybe everything. After all, they get reunited.</p><p>But what if they can’t nail a first date even after three do-overs?</p><p>What if Arthur tries too hard to make it work and Ben doesn’t try hard enough?</p><p>What if life really isn’t like a Broadway play?</p><p>But what if it is?</p><strong>What if it’s us?</strong>
Girls of Paper and Fire
by Natasha Ngan

Language

English

Pages

400

Publication Date

November 06, 2018

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<div><div><b>Uncover a riveting story of palace intrigue set in a sumptuous Asian-inspired fantasy world in the breakout YA novel that <i>Publisher's Weekly</i> calls "elegant and adrenaline-soaked."</b></div></div><div><br /></div><div><b>*A <i>New York Times </i>Bestseller*</b></div><b>*#1 on the Indie Next Kid's List*</b><div><b>*Goodreads Best Books of November*<br /></b><div><b>*B&N Top Books of November*</b></div><div><b><i>*Publisher's Weekly</i> Books of the Week*</b></div><div><b>*Hypable Most Anticipated YA Book Releases*</b></div><div><div><div><b><br /></b></div><div>In this richly developed fantasy, Lei is a member of the Paper caste, the lowest and most persecuted class of people in Ikhara. She lives in a remote village with her father, where the decade-old trauma of watching her mother snatched by royal guards for an unknown fate still haunts her. Now, the guards are back and this time it's Lei they're after -- the girl with the golden eyes whose rumored beauty has piqued the king's interest. </div><div><br /></div><div>Over weeks of training in the opulent but oppressive palace, Lei and eight other girls learns the skills and charm that befit a king's consort. There, she does the unthinkable -- she falls in love. Her forbidden romance becomes enmeshed with an explosive plot that threatens her world's entire way of life. Lei, still the wide-eyed country girl at heart, must decide how far she's willing to go for justice and revenge. </div><div><b><br /></b></div></div> </div></div>
Burning Bright : Issue #1: Invisible No More (Extraordinary)
by Matthew Potter

Language

English

Pages

138

Publication Date

January 13, 2019

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Shiloh is a quiet, shy boy who wishes to get through his high school without being noticed. Most people don't even know he's there. That is until a strange solar phenomenon throws the world into chaos. Rolling blackouts, rioting, no civil order and rumors of strange kids with extraordinary powers...
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
by Stephen Chbosky

Language

English

Pages

225

Publication Date

June 25, 2010

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Read the cult-favorite coming of age story that takes a sometimes heartbreaking, often hysterical, and always honest look at high school in all its glory. Also a major motion picture starring Logan Lerman and Emma Watson, <i>The Perks of Being a Wallflower</i> is a funny, touching, and haunting modern classic.<BR><BR>The critically acclaimed debut novel from Stephen Chbosky, <i>Perks</i> follows observant “wallflower” Charlie as he charts a course through the strange world between adolescence and adulthood. First dates, family drama, and new friends. Sex, drugs, and <i>The Rocky Horror Picture Show</i>. Devastating loss, young love, and life on the fringes. Caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it, Charlie must learn to navigate those wild and poignant roller-coaster days known as growing up.<BR> <BR>A #1 <i>New York Times</i> best seller for more than a year, an American Library Association Best Book for Young Adults (2000) and Best Book for Reluctant Readers (2000), and with millions of copies in print, this novel for teen readers (or “wallflowers” of more-advanced age) will make you laugh, cry, and perhaps feel nostalgic for those moments when you, too, tiptoed onto the dance floor of life.
The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue
by Mackenzi Lee

Language

English

Pages

533

Publication Date

June 27, 2017

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<p><strong>A Kirkus Prize nominee and Stonewall Honor winner with 5 starred reviews! A <em>New York Times</em> bestseller! </strong></p><p><strong>Named one of the best books of 2017 by NPR and the New York Public Library!</strong></p><p><strong>"The</strong> <strong>queer teen historical you didn’t know was missing from your life.”</strong><em><strong>—</strong><strong>Teen Vogue</strong></em></p><p><strong>"A stunning powerhouse of a story."</strong><em><strong>—</strong><strong>School Library Journal</strong></em></p><p><strong>"A gleeful romp through history."<em>—</em>ALA <em>Booklist</em></strong></p><p>A young bisexual British lord embarks on an unforgettable Grand Tour of Europe with his best friend/secret crush. An 18th-century romantic adventure for the modern age written by <em>This Monstrous Thing</em> author Mackenzi Lee<em><strong>—</strong>Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda</em> meets the 1700s.</p><p>Henry “Monty” Montague doesn’t care that his roguish passions are far from suitable for the gentleman he was born to be. But as Monty embarks on his grand tour of Europe, his quests for pleasure and vice are in danger of coming to an end. Not only does his father expect him to take over the family’s estate upon his return, but Monty is also nursing an impossible crush on his best friend and traveling companion, Percy.</p><p>So Monty vows to make this yearlong escapade one last hedonistic hurrah and flirt with Percy from Paris to Rome. But when one of Monty’s reckless decisions turns their trip abroad into a harrowing manhunt, it calls into question everything he knows, including his relationship with the boy he adores.</p><p>Witty, dazzling, and intriguing at every turn, <em>The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue </em>is an irresistible romp that explores the undeniably fine lines between friendship and love.</p><p><strong>Don't miss Felicity's adventures in <em>The Lady's Guide to Petticoats and Piracy,</em> the highly anticipated sequel!</strong> </p>
The Darkest Part of the Forest
by Holly Black

Language

English

Pages

337

Publication Date

January 13, 2015

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<b>A girl makes a secret sacrifice to the faerie king in this lush <i>New York Times </i>bestselling fantasy by author Holly Black</b><br /><br /><i>In the woods is a glass coffin. It rests on the ground, and in it sleeps a boy with horns on his head and ears as pointed as knives....</i><div><br /></div><div>Hazel and her brother, Ben, live in Fairfold, where humans and the Folk exist side by side. Since they were children, Hazel and Ben have been telling each other stories about the boy in the glass coffin, that he is a prince and they are valiant knights, pretending their prince would be different from the other faeries, the ones who made cruel bargains, lurked in the shadows of trees, and doomed tourists. But as Hazel grows up, she puts aside those stories. Hazel knows the horned boy will never wake.</div><div><br /></div><div>Until one day, he does....</div><div><br /></div><div>As the world turns upside down, Hazel has to become the knight she once pretended to be.</div><div><br /></div><div><i>The Darkest Part of the Forest</i> is bestselling author Holly Black's triumphant return to the opulent, enchanting faerie tales that launched her YA career.</div>
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

Language

English

Pages

369

Publication Date

February 21, 2012

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This Printz Honor Book is a “tender, honest exploration of identity” (<I>Publishers Weekly</I>) that distills lyrical truths about family and friendship.<BR><BR>Aristotle is an angry teen with a brother in prison. Dante is a know-it-all who has an unusual way of looking at the world. When the two meet at the swimming pool, they seem to have nothing in common. But as the loners start spending time together, they discover that they share a special friendship—the kind that changes lives and lasts a lifetime. And it is through this friendship that Ari and Dante will learn the most important truths about themselves and the kind of people they want to be.
Light Years
by Kass Morgan

Language

English

Pages

384

Publication Date

October 09, 2018

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Customer Reviews
<div><b><i>Ender's Game </i>meets <i>The 100</i> at an interstellar military boarding school in a romantic new series from <i>New York Times</i>bestselling author Kass Morgan!</b></div><div><br /></div>Reeling from a devastating attack by a mysterious enemy, the Quatra Fleet Academy is opening its doors to a new class of cadets from every planet in the solar system.<br /><br />Hotshot pilot <b>Vesper</b> dreams of becoming a captain, but when she loses her spot to a wisecracking boy from the wrong side of the asteroid belt, she begins to question everything she thought she knew. Trapped on the toxic planet Deva, <b>Cormak </b>will take any chance he can to join the Academy--even if he has to steal someone's identity to get there. <b>Arran</b> was always an outcast on icy Chetire and is looking for a place to belong. He just never thought it would be in the arms of the hottest guy in the galaxy. And<b> Orelia</b>has infiltrated the fleet to complete a mission, one that threatens the security of everyone around her. But if anyone finds out who she really is, it'll be <i>her</i> life on the line....<br /><br />As worlds collide at the Academy, these four cadets will have to learn to work together if they want to survive. But how do you begin to trust the very people you've spent a lifetime learning to hate?<br /><br /> <i>Light Years</i> is the first book in a thrilling and romantic new sci-fi series from the bestselling author of <i>The 100</i>.<br />

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