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Cody, Matthew.

Summary: Soon after moving to Noble's Green, Pennsylvania, twelve-year-old Daniel learns that his new friends have super powers that they will lose when they turn thirteen, unless he can use his brain power to protect them.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Griffin, Adele.

Summary: In 1934, a thirteen-year-old with a gift for numbers is offered the chance to leave her family's dairy farm to spend one term at an exclusive Philadelphia girls' school preparing for a scholarship exam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GRI

Rocklin, Joanne

Summary: "This middle-grade novel takes place in Pittsburgh in 1952-53. The protagonist is Franny, a young girl of imagination, curiosity, and stubbornness. While recovering from polio, she begins a correspondence with a flea named Fleabrain"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Sedoti, Chelsea

Summary: Gideon and Ishmael Hofstadt, ages sixteen and seventeen, accidentally start a hoax that aliens have landed, turning their town of Lansburg, Pennsylvania, into a circus. Told through narrative, police interviews, text messages, blog posts, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Matson, Morgan.

Summary: "Taylor Edwards' family might not be the closest-knit--everyone is a little too busy and overscheduled--but for the most part, they get along just fine. Then Taylor's dad gets devastating news, and her parents decide that the family will spend one last summer all together at their old lake house in the Pocono Mountains. Crammed into a place much smaller and more rustic than they are used to,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers 2012

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Wolk, Lauren

Summary: "Twelve-year-old Annabelle must learn to stand up for what's right in the face of a manipulative and violent new bully who targets people Annabelle cares about, including a homeless World War I veteran"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC WOL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC WOL

Andrews, Jesse.

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Greg has managed to become part of every social group at his Pittsburgh high school without having any friends, but his life changes when his mother forces him to befriend Rachel, a girl he once knew in Hebrew school who has leukemia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: YA FIC AND

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Ribay, Randy

Summary: Told from alternating perspectives, Bunny takes a basketball scholarship to an elite private school to help his family, leaving behind Nasir, his best friend, in their tough Philadelphia neighborhood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Federle, Tim

Summary: When E.T.: The Musical closes, Nate reluctantly returns home to begin high school and, with his best friend, Libby, makes a project of turning Dickens' Great Expectations into a musical.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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