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Blood and Chocolate

By: Annette Klause

In Blood and Chocolate, Annette Curtis Klause does for werewolves what Anne Rice has done for vampires.Sixteen-year-old Vivian Gandillon is trying to fit in to her new home in the suburbs.  But...

The Silver Kiss

By: Annette Curtis Klause

Zoe is wary when, in the dead of night, the beautiful yet frightening Simon comes to her house.  Simon seems to understand the pain of loneliness and death and Zoe's brooding thoughts of her...

Scowler

By: Daniel Kraus

Equal parts haunting and horrifying, this literary horror novel gives readers insight into the mind of a controlling homicidal man and the son who must stop him. "Marvin Burke is one of the great...


The Nightmare Garden: The Iron Codex Book Two

By: Caitlin Kittredge

Everything Aoife thought she knew about the world was a lie. There is no Necrovirus. And Aoife isn't going to succomb to madness because of a latent strain—she will lose her faculties because she...

Almost Perfect

By: Brian Katcher

Whether you’re trans, gay, lesbian, bi, queer, questioning, or straight, this winner of the Stonewall Children’s & Young Adult Literature Award will make you marvel at the beauty of human...

The Silver Kiss

By: Annette Curtis Klause

Zoe is wary when, in the dead of night, the beautiful yet frightening Simon comes to her house.  Simon seems to understand the pain of loneliness and death and Zoe's brooding thoughts of her...


Gert Garibaldi's Rants and Raves: One Butt Cheek at a Time

By: Amber Kizer

GERT GARIBALDI ISN'T ONE OF those people who believe high school is the best part of life. She has a whole notebook full of rants about high school, and she's fully aware of how ridiculous the experience...

Rotters

By: Daniel Kraus

Grave-robbing. What kind of monster would do such a thing? It's true that Leonardo da Vinci did it, Shakespeare wrote about it, and the resurrection men of nineteenth-century Scotland practically made...

From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler

By: E.L. Konigsburg

When Claudia decided to run away, she planned very carefully She would be gone just long enough to teach her parents a lesson in Claudia appreciation.  And she would live in comfort-at the Metropolitan...


Resources

Almost Perfect

By: Brian Katcher

BOOK TALK
 
Senior year in his small town high school should be perfect for Logan Witherspoon. But when he finds out his girlfriend of three years slept with another guy, depression sets...

Fallen

By: Lauren Kate

BOOK TALK
After a tragic event at her old school, Luce is tormented by those who call her Witch and Murderer, so her parents enroll her at the Sword and Cross reform school. She spends years in therapy...

The Iron Thorn The Iron Codex Book One

By: Caitlin Kittredge

Book Talk
Aoife dreams of becoming an engineer who works on the powerful Engine that runs the city but lives with the ever-present fear of following in her family’s footsteps and going mad on her...


The Nightmare Garden: The Iron Codex Book Two

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BOOK TALK
This sequel to The Iron Thorn opens with shocking speed as Aoife Grayson and the one man she trusts, Dean Harrison, flee after she has destroyed the Lovecraft Engine.  Haunted by terrifying...

7 Kinds of Ordinary Catastrophes

By: Amber Kizer

Book Talk
In sassy, rant-prone Gert Garibaldi’s world, there are seven kinds of “ordinary catastrophes”: high school, boys, heartbreak, family, jobs, friends, and the future.  And, unfortunately...

Write Before Your Eyes

By: Lisa Williams Kline

BOOK TALK
 
If you could alter anything in your life just by writing it down, what would you want to change? Gracie finds an old blue journal at a yard sale and discovers that whatever she...