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Poston, Ashley

Summary: "Once Ana was an orphaned space outlaw. Then she was the Empress of the Iron Kingdom. Now, thought dead by most of the galaxy after she escaped from the dark AI program called the HIVE, Ana is desperate for a way to save Di from the HIVE's evil clutches and take back her kingdom. Ana's only option is to find Starbright, the one person who hacked into the HIVE and lived to tell the tale. But...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hocking, Amanda

Summary: Ulla Tulin's journey to learn who her parents were has brought her to the attention of the Alvolk sect-- and a man claiming to be her father. The Alvolk released her-- but Ulla has lost a month of her life, and spends time trying to regain her memories. The incantation that will open the bridge to Alfheim, the First City, will unleash a menagerie of monstrous creatures upon Earth to consume...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wednesday Books 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Sellers, Bakari

Summary: "When you meet someone for the first time, they might ask, "Who are your people?" and "Where are you from?" In these pages is a timeless celebration of the individuals and experiences that help shape young children into the most remarkable and unique beings that they can be"--Jacket flap.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quill Tree Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SEL

Turnage, Sheila.

Summary: Washed ashore as a baby in tiny Tupelo Landing, North Carolina, Mo LoBeau, now eleven, and her best friend Dale turn detective when the amnesiac Colonel, owner of a café and co-parent of Mo with his cook, Miss Lana, seems implicated in a murder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2012

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

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1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Turnage 2012

Fosberry, Jennifer.

Summary: From breakfast to bedtime, a young girl imagines being different women who made history, and ends the day empowered to be herself. Includes brief biographical information about the women cited.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FOS

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FOS

Wolitzer, Meg

Summary: Max's room has his name all over it--on his blanket and night light and wall. His parents call him The One and Only Max. And so, he is in for a big surprise at the playground one day, when he hears "Max, time to go home!" and two other kids come running. He's not the one and only after all! How many Maxes are in the world?! Millions of Maxes? But when he decides to help one of the other Maxes...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2022

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WOL

Takaoka, Shannon

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Chloe had a plan: work hard, get good grades, and attend a top-tier college. But after she collapses during cross-country practice and is told that she needs a new heart, all her careful preparations are laid to waste. Eight months after her transplant, everything is different. Stuck in summer school with the underachievers, all she wants to do now is grab her surfboard and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2020

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

Benway, Robin

Summary: After getting pregnant at sixteen and putting her baby up for adoption, Grace, an only child who was adopted at birth, goes looking for her biological family. She finds an older brother and younger sister, but she struggles to find the balance between her cautious joy at discovering two brand-new family members and the gaping loneliness that lingers in the space her daughter once held.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BEN

Oram, Hiawyn.

Summary: To the amusement of Midnight the cat, Dog sets out to prove that he deserves a more exciting name and discovers the importance of being happy with his own identity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 1998

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: P-J Basket ORA

Orange, Tommy

Summary: Twelve Native Americans came to the Big Oakland Powwow for different reasons. Jacquie Red Feather is newly sober and trying to make it back to the family she left behind in shame. Dene Oxedrene is pulling his life together after his uncle's death and has come to work the powwow and to honor his uncle's memory. Edwin Frank has come to find his true father. Bobby Big Medicine has come to drum the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 0000

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2 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: BOOK CLUB KIT FIC ORA

Theroux, Marcel

Summary: "A dizzying novel of deception and metempsychosis by the author of the National Book Award finalist Far North"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THE

Stoeve, Ray

Summary: Dean Foster has watched enough YouTube videos and done enough questioning to be sure he's a trans guy. But everyone at his high school thinks he's a lesbian-- including his girlfriend Zoe, and his theater director, who just cast him as a "nontraditional" Romeo. Maybe it would be easier to wait until college to come out. But as he plays Romeo every day in rehearsals, Dean realizes he wants...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2021

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

Statovci, Pajtim

Summary: The death of Enver Hoxha and the loss of his father leave Bujar growing up in the ruins of Communist Albania and of his own family. Only his fearless best friend Agim--who is facing his own realizations about his gender and sexuality--gives him hope for the future. Together the two decide to leave everything behind and try their luck in Italy. But the struggle to feel at home--in a foreign...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STA

Orange, Tommy

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: Twelve Native Americans came to the Big Oakland Powwow for different reasons. Jacquie Red Feather is newly sober and trying to make it back to the family she left behind in shame. Dene Oxedrene is pulling his life together after his uncle's death and has come to work the powwow and to honor his uncle's memory. Edwin Frank has come to find his true father. Bobby Big Medicine has come to drum the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ORA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ORA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION ORA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Orange 2018

Kaseke, Munashe

Summary: "In Send Her Back and other stories, Munashe Kaseke offers an awfully intimate, fresh telling of the immigrant black woman experience in the United States, equally awash with a myriad of challenges as well as the joys of exploring a new world. With sumptuous candor, her complicated, and often tangled, female Zimbabwean protagonists navigate issues of identity, microaggressions, and sexism in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mukana Press 2022

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC KAS

White, Kiersten.

Summary: When a dark prophecy begins to come true, sixteen-year-old Evie of the International Paranormal Containment Agency must not only try to stop it, she must also uncover its connection to herself and the alluring shapeshifter, Lend.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 0000

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Praag, Menna van.

Summary: "A magical debut about an enchanted house that offers refuge to women in their time of need Distraught that her academic career has stalled, Alba is walking through her hometown of Cambridge, England, when she finds herself in front of a house she's never seen before, 11 Hope Street. A beautiful older woman named Peggy greets her and invites her to stay, on the house's usual conditions: she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pamela Dorman Books 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PRA

Hamid, Mohsin

4 holds on 6 copies

Summary: "From the internationally bestselling author of Exit West, a story of love, loss, and rediscovery in a time of unsettling change. One morning, a man wakes up to find himself transformed. Overnight, Anders's skin has turned dark, and the reflection in the mirror seems a stranger to him. At first he shares his secret only with Oona, an old friend turned new lover. Soon, reports of similar events...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2022

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAM

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2 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Roth, Veronica

Summary: A collection of four pre-Divergent stories plus three additional scenes from Divergent, all told from Tobias's point of view, that follow Tobias's transfer from Abnegation to Dauntless, his Dauntless initiation, the first clues that a foul plan is brewing in the leadership of two factions, and the weeks after he meets Tris Prior.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ROT

Morrow, Bethany C.

Summary: "Set in the glittering art deco world of a century ago, MEM makes one slight alteration to history: a scientist in Montreal discovers a method allowing people to have their memories extracted from their minds, whole and complete. The Mems exist as mirror-images of their source -- zombie-like creatures destined to experience that singular memory over and over, until they expire in the cavernous...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Unnamed Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOR

Tallent, Gabriel

Summary: ""The word 'masterpiece' has been cheapened by too many blurbs, but My Absolute Darling absolutely is one." --Stephen King A brilliant and immersive, all-consuming read about one fourteen-year-old girl's heart-stopping fight for her own soul. Turtle Alveston is a survivor. At fourteen, she roams the woods along the northern California coast. The creeks, tide pools, and rocky islands are her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2017

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAL

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAL

Maas, Sarah J.

Summary: Everyone Celaena Sardothien loves has been taken from her. But she's at last returned to the empire -- for vengeance, to rescue her once-glorious kingdom, and to confront the shadows of her past. She has embraced her identity as Aelin Galathynius, Queen of Terrasen. But before she can reclaim her throne, she must fight. She will fight for her cousin, a warrior prepared to die just to see her...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC MAA

Frelih, Jasmin B.

Summary: Twenty-five years into the future, a glitch in the global communications network is ripping a previously united world apart at the seams. The millennials find themselves hardest hit, trapped in a crumbling world they did not want - among them childhood friends Evan, an addict theatre director; Kras, a family patriarch and ex-war-minister; and Zoja, an anarchist poet. As they each prepare to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oneworld 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRE

Bennett, Brit

Summary: Generación tras generación, la comunidad negra del pueblo de Mallard, en Luisiana, ha intentado aclarar el tono de su piel favoreciendo los matrimonios mixtos. Las inseparables gemelas Desirée y Stella Vignes, con su color níveo, sus ojos castaños y su cabello ondulado, son un buen ejemplo de ello. Tan distintas y tan iguales, decidieron huir juntas del diminuto pueblo creyendo que también...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Literatura Random House 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 468 SPANISH BEN

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