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Fraistat, Ann

Summary: Looking for a fresh start, sixteen-year-old Libby and her family return to her mother's childhood home only to discover that the house's strange beauty may disguise a sinister past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2024

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

Grisham, John.

Summary: When his best friend disappears from her bedroom in the middle of the night, thirteen-year-old Theo uses his legal knowledge and investigative skills to chase down the truth and save April.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2011

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

Haydu, Corey Ann.

Summary: "Four sisters rely on each other--and a bit of mysterious magic--to cope with their mother's illness"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HAY

King, A. S. (Amy Sarig)

Summary: Five white teenage cousins who are struggling with the failures and racial ignorance of their dysfunctional parents and their wealthy grandparents, reunite for Easter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Books for Young Readers 2019

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

Torres, Vanessa L.

Summary: "In 1980s Minnesota, when auditions for a concert with Prince are announced, 16-year-old Rosa Dominguez, the daughter of a tyrant ballet master, is desperate to escape her pointe shoes and show everyone what she can do"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2022

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

Patterson, James

Summary: When Rafe Kane enters middle school, he teams up with his best friend, "Leo the Silent," to create a game to make school more fun by trying to break every rule in the school's code of conduct.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2011

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Mikail, Nadia

Summary: With the world about to end, seventeen-year-old Aisha and her mother set out on a road trip to find her estranged sister.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel & Friends 2023

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

King, A. S. (Amy Sarig)

Summary: "Set in a parallel version of America where time has stopped, the novel tells the story of one teenage girl trying to untangle her toxic family's secrets--and maybe restart the world's clocks in the process"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Books 2021

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Reed, Amy Lynn

Summary: Billy Sloat and Lydia Lemon don't have much in common, unless you count growing up on the same (wrong) side of the tracks, the lack of a mother, and a persistent loneliness that has inspired creative coping mechanisms. When their high schools are consolidated, Lydia's cynicism is met with Billy's sincere optimism, and both begin to question their own outlook on life. As the two grow closer and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2019

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

Johnson, Abigail

Summary: When Jill's mother unceremoniously leaves her family for reasons only Jill knows, Jill tries to piece her life together with the help of new guy Daniel, who has scars on the inside and out.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin Teen 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

House, Silas

Summary: In the summer of 1976, ten-year-old Eli Book's excitement over Bicentennial celebrations is tempered by his father's flashbacks to the Vietnam War and other family problems, as well as concern about his tough but troubled best friend, Edie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y Fiction Hou

Hopkins, Ellen.

Summary: Five troubled teenagers fall into prostitution as they search for freedom, safety, community, family, and love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2009

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Key, Watt

Summary: When a dive off the coast of Alabama goes horribly wrong, twelve-year-old Julie and one of her father's scuba clients struggle to survive after reaching an abandoned oil rig.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2018

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

Bazay, Casie

Summary: Estranged cousins K. J. and Becka must complete their deceased grandfather's strange bucket list in order to earn the inheritance they both need, but Grandpa's real motive makes it a challenge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Running Press Teens 2021

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

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

Clark, Simon P.

Summary: No one will tell Oli why he and his mother are staying with relatives in the country without his father, but when he finds a secret of his own, that lurking in the attic is Eren, a creature hungry for stories, Oli begins to make sense of what is happening with his family and faces the choice of learning the truth or abandoning himself to Eren's world forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CLA

Grisham, John.

Summary: When his best friend disappears from her bedroom in the middle of the night, thirteen-year-old Theo uses his legal knowledge and investigative skills to chase down the truth and save April.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC GRI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC GRI

Carr, Cathy (Cathleen E.)

Summary: When twelve-year-old Franny's estranged uncle comes home to help out after Nana's accident, some long-guarded family secrets come to light, forcing Franny to confront the discoveries she makes about her troubled absent mother, and herself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2024

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

Hammonds, Jas

Summary: When seventeen-year-old Avery moves to rural Georgia to live with her ailing grandmother, she encounters decade-old family secrets and a mystery surrounding the town's racist past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2022

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

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

McCauley, Kyrie

Summary: In Auburn, Pennsylvania, a farming community overrun with crows, high school senior Leighton struggles to keep herself and her sisters safe from their abusive father even as she starts a relationship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books 2020

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Johnson, Abigail

Summary: A year ago, Brooke Covington lost everything when her beloved older brother, Jason, confessed to the murder of his best friend, Calvin. Brooke and her family became social pariahs, broken and unable to console one another. Brooke's only solace remains the ice-skating rink, where she works but no longer lets herself dream about a future skating professionally.When Brooke encounters Calvin's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Inkyard Press 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Wright, Julie

Summary: "After surviving a suicide attempt, Addison returns to school where her life intersects with four other students, each of whom are also struggling with their own personal struggles"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Shadow Mountain Publishing 2023

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

Brown, Jennifer

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Valerie, whose boyfriend Nick committed a school shooting at the end of their junior year, struggles to cope with integrating herself back into high school life, unsure herself whether she was a hero or a villain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2009

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John-Kehewin, Wanda

Summary: "In this young adult novel, fourteen-year-old Eva Brown is coping with difficulties at home and at school, most significantly her mother's alcoholism. When Eva's nohkum (grandmother) is hospitalized, her mother struggles to care for Eva and her younger brother. After Eva's brother wanders away, he is sent to live with a foster family and Eva finds herself in a group home. Furious at her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HighWater Press, an imprint of Portage & Main Press 2023

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

Iloh, Candice

Summary: "Ada" means first daughter, means oldest girl, means most pressure. When Ada leaves home for her freshman year at a historical Black college, it's the first time that she's been able to make her own choices. As she stumbles deeper into the world of dance and explores her sexuality, she also begins to wrestle with her past-- her mother's struggle with addiction, her Nigerian father's attempts to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Books 2020

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: YA FIC ILO

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