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Nwaubani, Adaobi Tricia

Summary: Based on interviews with young women kidnapped by Boko Haram, this novel is the story of a girl taken from her home in Nigeria and her harrowing fight for survival in the forest where she is forced to follow her captors' radical beliefs and watch her best friend succumb to them.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2018

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

Thomas, Angie

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon afterward, his death is a national headline. Some are calling him...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2017

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Akahori, Satoru.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tokyopop 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 741.5 AKA

Skogen, Jennifer

Summary: In the thrilling conclusion of The Haunting of Grey Hills, a final choice must be made that could change the world forever. Each person must answer one final question: what am I willing to do for the people I love? Who will die? Who will survive? What does death even mean, in a world full of ghosts?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Walz, Jason

Summary: In a world where aliens have taken over Earth, abducted every human they deemed useful, and abandoned the rest, twins Sam and Wyatt struggle to start a revolution of the unwanteds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 LAS

Black, Holly

Summary: Jude becomes embroiled in palace intrigues and deceptions, discovering her own capacity for bloodshed. But as civil war threatens to drown the Courts of Faerie in violence, she will need to risk her life in a dangerous alliance to save her sisters--and Faerie itself.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Book Group 2018

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

Kemmerer, Brigid

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Eighteen for the three hundred twenty-seventh time, Prince Rhen despairs of breaking the curse that turns him into a beast at the end of each day until feisty Harper enters his life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2019

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Iwahara, Yuji

Summary: True to his warning, Loser -- the infamous phantom thief -- makes an explosive entrance at the art museum to steal the Angels of Black and White Wings statue! "Collector" Kyouma Mabuchi, now teamed up with the android Mira to recover illegal Coils, faces off with the masked thief in the midst of the museum's heavy security. But it just so happens that Loser recognizes Kyouma -- and what's more,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 DIM

Summary: How did the Earth transform from a hot ball of molten rock and metal into the planet that we call home? How did our continents and oceans grow? Where did our great mountain ranges come from? The geological processes that have shaped our world have also influenced the way humans have populated the planet. From the Great Lakes to Iceland, the San Andreas Fault to Krakatoa, this series reveals the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Arts and Entertainment Network 2009

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV HOW

Skogen, Jennifer

Summary: What really happened during the Fire of 1966? Go back in time and see the famous tragedy through the eyes of student Henry Grey, and history teacher Lorna Evans. Henry's uncle, Principle Grey, is teaching Henry to fight ghosts, but is there something his uncle isn't telling him? Lorna returns to Grey Hills after inheriting her father's house. She also inherits an urn of her grandfather's ashes,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Skogen, Jennifer

Summary: A long forgotten mystery may decide the fate of the world. The group is fractured as Sam races against time to find a cure for Jackson before it is too late. Meanwhile, an important figure from Trev's past resurfaces, forcing him to decide once and for all where his loyalties lie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Smith, Cynthia Leitich

Summary: When Louise Wolfe's boyfriend mocks and disrespects Native people in front of her, she breaks things off and dumps him over e-mail. She'd rather spend her senior year with her family and friends and working on the school newspaper. The editors pair her up with Joey Kairouz, an ambitious new photojournalist, and in no time the paper's staff find themselves with a major story to cover: the school...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2018

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

Marshall, Joseph

Summary: Teased for his fair coloring, eleven-year-old Jimmy McClean travels with his maternal grandfather, Nyles High Eagle, to learn about his Lakota heritage while visiting places significant in the life of Crazy Horse, the nineteenth-century Lakota leader andwarrior, in a tale that weaves the past with the present. Includes historical note and glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2015

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MAR

Alonge, L. J.

Summary: "Toni isn't Coach Wise's favorite player on Team Blacktop. Honestly, she's not even in his top five. And if she's being real, her own teammates keep siding with him during practice. But this isn't the first time she's been on her own, and it won't be the last. If you can't count on yourself, who can you count on?"--Page [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2017

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

Noël, Alyson.

Summary: Features "Laguna Cove", in which Anne relocates to Southern California where she learns to surf and make new friends, and "Cruel summer", in which Colby's priorities change after a summer on a Greek island.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2011

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

Alonge, L. J.

Summary: Fifteen-year-old Justin keeps a list of goals stashed under his mattress. Number 1 is "figure out life plans." Number 5 is "earn Zen Master rating in WoW." Number 7 is "play a little basketball every day." Nowhere on that list is "take on the crew from Ghosttown," but that's the type of trouble that always seems to finds him, and he's not the type to back down from a challenge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2016

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

Brown-Wood, JaNay

Summary: Little Imani of the Maasai people longs to do something great, like touching the moon, but the other children just laugh at her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BRO

Sullivan, Tara.

Summary: "Kept as forced labor on a chocolate plantation in the Ivory Coast, Amadou and his younger brother Seydou had given up hope, until a young girl arrives at the camp who rekindles the urge to escape"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) 2016

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

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

Williams, Michael

Summary: "When Patson's family moves to [the] Marange region of Zimbabwe, he begins working in the mines, searching for blood diamonds, until government soldiers arrive and Patson is forced to journey to South Africa in search of his missing sister and a better life"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2014

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

Blair, Kate

Summary: "It's taken four hundred years of travel, but the starship Venture has finally arrived at its destination, Beta Earth, an uninhabited, untouched planet. The first night seventeen-year-old engineer Ursa is on Beta Earth, she encounters a dead body. She's positive she saw a large creature with sharp teeth, something that shouldn't even be on the planet, but nobody believes her. As injuries and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dancing Cat Books, an imprint of Cormorant Books, Inc. 2018

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

Jae-Jones, S.

Summary: Six months after the end of Wintersong, Liesl is working toward furthering both her brother's and her own musical careers. Although she is determined to look forward and not behind, life in the world above is not as easy as Liesl had hoped. Her younger brother Josef is cold, distant, and withdrawn, while Liesl can't forget the austere young man she left beneath the earth, and the music he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wednesday Books 2018

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

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

Katsu, Aki.

Summary: "As Ai's thoughts and dreams are preoccupied with Mew -- and the kiss he planted on her -- he and Orina start to drift apart. And with new roommate assignments, life at the Academy may be undergoing a bit of change. Meanwhile three new freshmen at the school challenge the upper-class to an Aura battle at lunch. But when Ai tries to stop the fighting, Orina gets caught in the crossfire! Will the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tokyopop 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 741.5 KAT

Contents: Men's elephant-hunting song (7:28) -- Girls' echo song (1:35) -- Peipa (Girl's initiation) (2:25) -- Honey-gathering song (1:29) -- Women's wedding song (2:51) -- Net-hunting song (2:29) -- Meĺie (́4:45) -- Bow-harp and vocal (5:07) -- Ikobi (Gathering song-version 1) (1:40) -- Ikobi (version.2) (1:38) -- One-string violin (2:22) -- Lote (notched flute) (2:05)--Sanza (plucked idiophone, or...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Ellipsis Arts 1995

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/AFRICAN ECH

Katsu, Aki.

Summary: "Ai is in for the fight of a lifetime when two specialists from A.D.C. arrive at the Psychic Academy in search of those possessing the "aura of light." In order to demonstrate his powers, Ai must battle one of those professionals - and the stakes are high! If he loses, he will be sent to A.D.C. in America...aways from his friends and family!" -- Cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tokyopop 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 741.5 KAT