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Chasing Shadows

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By Swati Avasthi, Craig Phillips (Illustrator)
$10.99
ISBN: 9780375863431
Availability: Hard to Find - May no longer be available
Published: Ember - June 9th, 2015

Corey, Holly, and Savitri have always been a team, free running together. But when Corey is shot and killed, Holly retreats into herself, believing she can release him from death by becoming the superhero Leopardess. Savitri wants to support her best friend, but what if Holly's going mad? Told from both Savitri and Holly's point of view, with graphic sequences supplementing the text, this novel will sweep you up and pull you along. ~ Reviewed by Marika McCoola


Say What You Will

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$9.99
ISBN: 9780062271112
Availability: Special Order
Published: HarperTeen - May 5th, 2015

Amy can only speak with the aid of a voicebox. She can't walk more than a few steps without assistance. Matthew has obsessive worries. When Matthew begins helping Amy, a relationship begins to take shape. But can their friendship weather all that their lives have in store? Wonder meets Eleanor and Park in this authentic romance with beautifully crafted characters. ~ Reviewed by Marika McCoola


The Queen of the Tearling

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$16.99
ISBN: 9780062290380
Availability: Backordered
Published: Harper Paperbacks - April 14th, 2015

A gripping fantasy of a young woman's path to taking her throne, and freeing her kingdom from the excesses of her predecessors. Kelsea was raised in exile until the time when she would enter her kingdom and take her throne. But the kingdom she inherits is twisted, broken, and in the shadow of the merciless Red Queen. New to her throne, and not knowing who to trust, Kelsea will have to use her education and her instincts if she's to become a true Queen of the Tearling. You won't be able to put this book down, and the sequel can't come soon enough. ~ Reviewed by Marika McCoola


The Universe Versus Alex Woods

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$16.00
ISBN: 9780316246590
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Redhook - January 14th, 2014

When Alex was 10, a meteorite hit him in the head. Soon after, Alex met Mr. Peterson, his closest friend and the man who introduced him to Kurt Vonnegut. But when Mr. Peterson is diagnosed with a debilitating illness, it's up to Alex to help him die peace...despite what may happen along the way. A quirky book to read if you liked The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time. ~ Reviewed by Marika McCoola


Cress

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$10.99
ISBN: 9781250007223
Availability: Hard to Find - May no longer be available
Published: Square Fish - January 27th, 2015

The third volume of the Lunar Chronicles rifts off of Rapunzel. Cress has spent her life stuck in a satellite, her hair growing and tangling around her as she uses her hacking skills to cloak the ships of the lunar queen. Unbeknownst to the Lunars, Cress has also been helping Cinder, who just might be the savior she needs. This fast-paced and intricately plotted novel is exactly what fans are looking for. Book four, Winter, can't come soon enough! ~ Reviewed by Marika McCoola


The Carpet People

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ISBN: 9780544439542
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Published: Clarion Books - February 3rd, 2015

A long time ago, I listened to an amazing story. It was set in a carpet where the characters were so small a matchstick would take more than a day to walk around and a penny was an astonishing cliff. I've been looking for this story ever since- and at long last will now be able to share it with readers! This is a strange adventure full of interesting creatures and amusing quips, all happening in an expanse of seemingly ordinary carpet. ~ Reviewed by Marika McCoola


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