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Five Feet Apart
by Rachael Lippincott

Language

English

Pages

289

Publication Date

November 20, 2018

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<b>Now a major motion picture starring Cole Sprouse and Haley Lu Richardson!</b><BR> <BR><b>In this #1 <i>New York Times </i>bestselling novel that’s perfect for fans of John Green’s <i>The Fault in Our Stars</i>, two teens fall in love with just one minor complication—they can’t get within a few feet of each other without risking their lives.</b><BR><BR><i>Can you love someone you can never touch?</i><BR> <BR>Stella Grant likes to be in control—even though her totally out of control lungs have sent her in and out of the hospital most of her life. At this point, what Stella needs to control most is keeping herself away from anyone or anything that might pass along an infection and jeopardize the possibility of a lung transplant. Six feet apart. No exceptions.<BR> <BR>The only thing Will Newman wants to be in control of is getting out of this hospital. He couldn’t care less about his treatments, or a fancy new clinical drug trial. Soon, he’ll turn eighteen and then he’ll be able to unplug all these machines and actually go see the world, not just its hospitals.<BR> <BR>Will’s <i>exactly</i> what Stella needs to stay away from. If he so much as breathes on Stella she could lose her spot on the transplant list. Either one of them could die. The only way to stay alive is to stay apart. But suddenly six feet doesn’t feel like safety. It feels like punishment.<BR> <BR>What if they could steal back just a little bit of the space their broken lungs have stolen from them? Would five feet apart really be so dangerous if it stops their hearts from breaking too?
JoJo's Guide to the Sweet Life: #PeaceOutHaterz
by JoJo Siwa

Language

English

Pages

240

Publication Date

October 03, 2017

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<DIV>You might recognize firecracker JoJo Siwa from <I>Abby’s Ultimate Dance Competition</I>, or maybe you fell in love with her on <I>Dance Moms</I>. JoJo’s nonfiction middle-grade debut is the next generation’s version of a real life Cinderella story: Nebraska girl becomes Hollywood’s belle of the ball, thanks to her spunky attitude and creative drive. Through the lens of JoJo’s personal experience and playful voice, she digs into themes such as finding your passion, keeping strong in the face of adversity, appreciating your individualism, the importance of being loyal, and never giving up. Most of all, JoJo’s story is meant to inspire young girls to find the courage and confidence to go after their dreams. Go Siwanatorz!<BR />  </DIV>
To All the Boys I've Loved Before
by Jenny Han

Language

English

Pages

369

Publication Date

April 15, 2014

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<b><i>To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before </i>is now a major motion picture streaming on Netflix!</b><BR> <BR><b>Lara Jean’s love life gets complicated in this<i> New York Times </i>bestselling “lovely, lighthearted romance” (<i>School Library Journal</i>) from the bestselling author of The Summer I Turned Pretty series.</b><BR><BR>What if all the crushes you ever had found out how you felt about them…all at once?<BR> <BR>Sixteen-year-old Lara Jean Song keeps her love letters in a hatbox her mother gave her. They aren’t love letters that anyone else wrote for her; these are ones she’s written. One for every boy she’s ever loved—five in all. When she writes, she pours out her heart and soul and says all the things she would never say in real life, because her letters are for her eyes only. Until the day her secret letters are mailed, and suddenly, Lara Jean’s love life goes from imaginary to out of control.
Star Wars: Queen's Shadow (Star Wars (Disney))
by E. K. Johnston

Language

English

Pages

352

Publication Date

March 05, 2019

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Written by the #1 New York Times best-selling author of Ahsoka! When Padmé Naberrie, "Queen Amidala" of Naboo, steps down from her position, she is asked by the newly-elected queen to become Naboo's representative in the Galactic Senate. Padmé is unsure about taking on the new role, but cannot turn down the request to serve her people. Together with her most loyal handmaidens, Padmé must figure out how to navigate the treacherous waters of politics and forge a new identity beyond the queen's shadow.
Dear Evan Hansen: The Novel
by , Justin Paul

Language

English

Pages

368

Publication Date

October 09, 2018

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<div><b>** INSTANT <i>NEW YORK TIMES</i> BESTSELLER **</b></div><div><b>USA TODAY BESTSELLER</b></div><div><b>WSJ BESTSELLER</b></div><div><b>INDIE BOUND BESTSELLER</b></div> <b><div><b><br /></b></div>From the show's creators comes the groundbreaking novel inspired by the hit Broadway show <i>Dear Evan Hansen</i>. </b><br /><br /><i>Dear Evan Hansen, </i><br /><br /><i>Today's going to be an amazing day and here's why...</i><br /><br />When a letter that was never meant to be seen by anyone draws high school senior Evan Hansen into a family's grief<b> </b>over the loss of their son, he is given the chance of a lifetime: to belong. He just has to stick to a lie he never meant to tell, that the notoriously troubled Connor Murphy was his secret best friend.<br /><br />Suddenly, Evan isn't invisible anymore--even to the girl of his dreams. And Connor Murphy's parents, with their beautiful home on the other side of town, have taken him in like he was their own, desperate to know more about their enigmatic son from his closest friend.<b> </b>As Evan gets pulled deeper into their swirl of anger, regret, and confusion, he knows that what he's doing can't be right, but if he's helping people, how wrong can it be? <br /><br />No longer tangled in his once-incapacitating anxiety, this new Evan has a purpose. And a website. He's confident. He's a viral phenomenon. Every day is amazing. Until everything is in danger of unraveling and he comes face to face with his greatest obstacle: himself.<br /><br />A simple lie leads to complicated truths in this big-hearted coming-of-age story of grief, authenticity and the struggle to belong in an age of instant connectivity and profound isolation.
Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book Two: The Sea of Monsters
by Rick Riordan

Language

English

Pages

290

Publication Date

July 02, 2013

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After a summer spent trying to prevent a catastrophic war among the Greek gods, Percy Jackson finds his seventh-grade school year unnervingly quiet. His biggest problem is dealing with his new friend, Tyson—a six-foot-three, mentally challenged homeless kid who follows Percy everywhere, making it hard for Percy to have any "normal" friends. But things don't stay quiet for long. Percy soon discovers there is trouble at Camp Half-Blood: the magical borders which protect Half-Blood Hill have been poisoned by a mysterious enemy, and the only safe haven for demigods is on the verge of being overrun by mythological monsters. To save the camp, Percy needs the help of his best friend, Grover, who has been taken prisoner by the Cyclops Polyphemus on an island somewhere in the Sea of Monsters, the dangerous waters Greek heroes have sailed for millennia—only today, the Sea of Monsters goes by a new name…the Bermuda Triangle. Now Percy and his friends—Grover, Annabeth, and Tyson—must retrieve the Golden Fleece from the Island of the Cyclopes by the end of the summer or Camp Half-Blood will be destroyed. But first, Percy will learn a stunning new secret about his family—one that makes him question whether being claimed as Poseidon's son is an honor or simply a cruel joke.
Star Wars: Ahsoka
by E. K. Johnston

Language

English

Pages

371

Publication Date

October 11, 2016

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Fans have long wondered what happened to Ahsoka after she left the Jedi Order near the end of the Clone Wars, and before she re-appeared as the mysterious Rebel operative Fulcrum in Rebels. Finally, her story will begin to be told. Following her experiences with the Jedi and the devastation of Order 66, Ahsoka is unsure she can be part of a larger whole ever again. But her desire to fight the evils of the Empire and protect those who need it will lead her right to Bail Organa, and the Rebel Alliance….
Day 21 (The Hundred series Book 2)
by Kass Morgan

Language

English

Pages

317

Publication Date

September 16, 2014

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<div><b>It's been 21 days since the hundred landed on Earth. They're the only humans to set foot on the planet in centuries... or so they thought. <i>Book 2 in The 100 series, now a popular show on the CW network.</i></b></br></br> Facing an unknown enemy, Wells attempts to keep the group together. Clarke strikes out for Mount Weather, in search of other colonists, while Bellamy is determined to rescue his sister, no matter the cost. And back on the ship, Glass faces an unthinkable choice between the love of her life and life itself.</br></br> In this pulse-pounding sequel to <i>The 100</i>, secrets are revealed, beliefs are challenged, and relationships are tested. And the hundred will struggle to survive the only way they can--together.</br></br><br /></div>
The Outsider (Roswell High Series Book 1)
by Melinda Metz

Language

English

Pages

176

Publication Date

February 02, 2002

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<b>The acclaimed Roswell High series—and the inspiration for the upcoming <i>Roswell, New Mexico </i>TV series airing on the CW—returns with this new introduction, perfect for fans of <i>Stranger Things </i>and <i>Riverdale</i>. </b><BR><BR>He’s not like other guys.<BR> <BR>Liz has seen him around school. It’s hard to miss Max—the tall, blond, blue-eyed senior stands out among all the other students at Roswell High. So why is he such a loner?<BR> <BR>Max is in love with Liz. He loves the way her eyes light up when she laughs and the way her long, black hair moves when she turns her head. Most of all, he loves to imagine what it would be like to kiss her.<BR> <BR>But he knows he can’t get too close. He can’t risk her discovering the truth about who he is—or <i>what</i> he is....<BR> <BR>Because the truth could kill her.
The Science of Star Wars: The Scientific Facts Behind the Force, ...
by , Jon Chase

Language

English

Pages

271

Publication Date

November 15, 2016

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<b>Discover the science behind the most popular sci-fi franchise of all time!</b><BR><BR>Capturing the imagination and hearts of crowds worldwide, <i>Star Wars</i> is a fantastic feat of science fiction and fantasy. <b><i>The Science of Star Wars</i></b> addresses 50 topics that span the movies’ universe such as battle technology, alien life, space travel, etc. You’ll find fascinating explorations of the physics of <i>Star Wars</i>, its plausibility, and more. The perfect <i>Star Wars</i> gift for fans of the saga, this book addresses many unanswered, burning questions, including:<BR><BR> <li> How long before we get a <i>Star Wars</i> speeder off the ground?<BR> <li> What exactly <i>is</i> the Force?<BR> <li> How could Kylo Ren stop a blaster shot in mid-air?<BR> <li> How could we live on a gas giant like Bespin, or a desert planet like Tatooine?<BR> <li> Nature versus nurture: How does it play out in the making of Jedi?<BR> <li> How much would it cost to build the Death Star?<BR> <li> And much more!<BR><BR>We marvel at the variety of creatures and technology and the mystery behind the force. But how much of the <i>Star Wars</i> world is rooted in reality? Could we see some of the extraordinary inventions materialize in our world? This uncomplicated, entertaining read makes it easy to understand how advanced physics concepts, such as wormholes and Einstein’s theory of relativity, apply to the <i>Star Wars</i> universe.<BR><BR><b><i>The Science of Star Wars</i></b> explains to non-technical readers how physics and fantasy might merge to allow for the possibility of interstellar travel; communication with foreign but intelligent lifeforms; human-like robots; alien planets fit for human life; weapons and spacecraft such as laser guns, light sabers, and the Millennium Falcon; and Force-like psychokinetic powers.<BR><BR>In the 21st Century, we’re on the edge of developing much of the technology from “a long time ago, in a galaxy far, far away”… These fantasies aren’t as impossible as you might think! Written for every fan of George Lucas’s films, you don’t need to be a Jedi or an astrophysicist at NASA to appreciate all of Mark Brake and Jon Chase’s fun and informative analysis of this classic series in <b><i>The Science of Star Wars</b></i>. Prepare your mind to make the jump to light speed and find out about the facts behind one of our favorite modern epics!

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