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Cabot, Meg.

Summary: A near-death experience, a horrible incident at school, and a move from Connecticut to Florida have turned seventeen-year-old Pierce's life upside-down, but when she needs him most John Hayden is always there, helping but reminding her of her visit to the Underworld.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Point 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CAB

Mills, Emma

Summary: Devon is a high school senior, wondering if she really wants to go to college, what to do with her cousin Foster (a freshman) who has moved in with her family in Florida, and whether she likes Ezra, the stuck-up football star at her school, or cannot stand him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC MIL

Pérez, Celia C.

Summary: After Ofelia, Aster, Cat, and Lane fail to persuade a local girls club to change an outdated tradition, they form an alternative group that shakes up their sleepy Florida town. Includes tips for beginning birders, characteristics of crystals, a cookie recipe, tips for aspiring journalists, directions for creating badges, and facts about the killing of birds for fashion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kokila 2019

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Ziegler, Maddie

Summary: Twelve-year-old Harper loves to dance and is a rising star in Connecticut when her parents move her to Florida and she must prove herself to The Bunheads in order to compete.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC ZIE

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC ZIE

Echols, Jennifer.

Summary: "When yearbook photographer Harper and the star player of the high school football team get voted "the perfect couple that never was" by their senior class, the unlikely pair start falling for one another. But a handful of obstacles, including Harper's boyfriend, stand in the way of their perfect ending"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2015

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ECH

Cabot, Meg.

Summary: "Seventeen-year-old Pierce Oliviera knew by accepting the love of John Hayden, she'd be forced to live forever in the Underworld. But now her happiness and safety are threatened because the Furies have discovered that John has broken one of their strictest rules, and the only way to fix the balance is for someone to die"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Point 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CAB

Ziegler, Maddie

Summary: Harper McCoy, twelve, joins the school musical hoping to get past "dancer's block," but her Dance Starz teammates are not pleased, especially since they will soon compete against their biggest rivals, The Belles, in Regionals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC ZIE

Sacre, Antonio

Summary: While spending Christmas with her Cuban American grandmother in Miami, Florida, young Nina misses her usual New England holiday but enjoys learning about the foods and other traditions her father knew as a child.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books For Young Readers 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Holidays - Christmas, Call number: JE SAC

Lilly, Elizabeth (Elizabeth Marie)

Summary: Whether you're settling in for a heaping plate of banana pudding or arepas and tostones, a good meal can always bring families together. Once a year, on a Friday night, My family leaves the city And drives hours and hours . . . First my family drives through the mountains to stop at Mamaw and Papaw's house in rural West Virginia. We share blueberry jam and toast for breakfast the next morning,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Library Ideas, LLC] 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J READ-ALONG LIL

Ireland, Meredith

Summary: When Korean American Jasmine Yap's long-time boyfriend, Paul, is caught cheating on her, her giant, overprotective family secretly arranges to use her graduation party to introduce her to Orlando's most eligible men.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2021

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC IRE

Moreno, Nina

Summary: Rosa Santos, a Cuban American, works to save her Florida town, seeks admittance to study abroad in her homeland, and wonders if love can break her family's curse. Rosa Santos is cursed by the sea-at least, that's what they say. Dating her is bad news, especially if you're a boy with a boat. But Rosa feels more caught than cursed. Caught between cultures and choices. Between her abuela, a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC MOR

Lilly, Elizabeth (Elizabeth Marie)

Summary: A girl describes her family's annual visit with Mamaw and Papaw in West Virginia, then Abuela and Abuelo in Florida, especially the foods and cultural elements that make each kitchen unique.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2021

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Gephart, Donna

Summary: Cleveland Rosebud Potts yearns to leave Sassafras, Florida for a rich and cultured life at The American School of Paris, but problems with family, friends, and finances stand in her way.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC GEP

Cabot, Meg.

Summary: John Hayden, a death deity, takes seventeen-year-old Pierce Oliviera back to the Underworld against her will to keep her safe from the Furies, but her family is still at risk and she, herself, may never escape his captivity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Point 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CAB

Holm, Jennifer L.

Summary: In 1935, when her mother gets a job housekeeping for a woman who does not like children, eleven-year-old Turtle is sent to stay with relatives she has never met in far away Key West, Florida.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD HOL

Moreno, Nina

Summary: Told in two voices, Lou Patterson reconnects with her neighbor and ex-best friend Sam Alvarez, now seniors in high school, after they rediscover their childhood bucket list.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Poppy, Little, Brown and Company 2021

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Holt, Kimberly Willis.

Summary: Fifth-grader Piper and her sisters are thrilled about their first-ever camping trip until they learn it will be at Halloween, but other Navy families join them, including an annoying new member of the Gypsy Club.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HOL

Holm, Jennifer L.

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Summary: In 1935, when her mother gets a job housekeeping for a woman who does not like children, eleven-year-old Turtle is sent to stay with relatives she has never met in far away Key West, Florida.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Graphic 2021

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Holt, Kimberly Willis.

Summary: While her father, a Navy Chief, is on ship duty for six months, nine-year-old Piper stays busy with new neighbors, Christmas at a spaceship beach house, a trip to New Orleans, and especially the upcoming Gypsy Club pet show.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HOL

Blume, Judy.

Summary: While spending the winter of 1947-1948 in Miami Beach with her family, ten-year-old Sally makes up stories, casts herself in starring roles in movies, and encounters a sinister stranger.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2014

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC BLU

Sylvester, Natalia

Summary: "When fifteen-year-old Cuban American Mariana Ruiz's father runs for president, Mari starts to see him with new eyes. A novel about waking up and standing up, and what happens when you stop seeing your dad as your hero-while the whole country is watching"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC SYL

Danticat, Edwidge

Summary: Identical twin teenagers Giselle and Isabelle Boyer have always been inseparable, and expected to stay that way even though their Haitian American parents are separating--but when the entire family is caught in a car crash, everyone's world is shattered forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION DAN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC DAN

Self, Jeffery

Summary: JT is a gay high school senior determined to get out of Clearwater, Florida, and be the first person in his family to go to college, even though he can not figure out how to pay for it--until his friends convince him to compete in a drag teen competitionwhere the first prize is a college scholarship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Push 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC SEL

Gomez-Hira, Monica

Summary: "Eighteen-year-old Carmen takes on a summer internship that has her reuniting with estranged family for an over-the-top quinceañera, reluctantly reconnecting to a long-lost ex-boyfriend, and finding happiness in the chaos"-- Carmen Aguilar just wants to make her happily ever after come true. Which involves being stuck in an unpaid summer internship-- performing in a ball gown-- during the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2021

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC GOM

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