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Black Was the Ink Cover Image
By Michelle Coles, Justin Johnson (Illustrator)
$21.95
ISBN: 9781643794310
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Published: Tu Books - November 2nd, 2021

Through the help of a ghostly ancestor, sixteen-year-old Malcolm is sent on a journey through Reconstruction-era America to find his place in modern-day Black progress.

Forgotten heroes still leave their mark.


The Other Merlin (Emry Merlin #1) Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593351024
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - September 21st, 2021

ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR! - Publishers Weekly
 
"Simultaneously heart-pounding and hilarious, Robyn Schneider gives us a veritable romp through Camelot fueled by adventure and romance."
—Kerri Maniscalco #1 NYT bestselling author of The Kingdom of the Wicked and Stalking Jack the Ripper


Call Me Athena: Girl from Detroit Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781524865450
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - August 17th, 2021

This enchanting novel in verse captures one young woman’s struggle for independence, equality, and identity as the daughter of Greek and French immigrants in tumultuous 1930s Detroit.

Call Me Athena: Girl from Detroit is a beautifully written novel in verse loosely based on author Colby Cedar Smith’s paternal grandmother.


Kingdom of the Wicked Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780316428453
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Published: Jimmy Patterson - September 7th, 2021

From the #1 New York Times and USA Today bestselling author of the Stalking Jack the Ripper series comes a new blockbuster series...

Two sisters.
One brutal murder.
A quest for vengeance that will unleash Hell itself...
And an intoxicating romance.


Emilia and her twin sister Vittoria are streghe - witches who live secretly amo


The Whitsun Daughters Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780735231979
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Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - August 24th, 2021

"How quickly everything in the world disintegrates. Everything but the loneliness of young women."

So begins The Whitsun Daughters, a story of three girls in a small Midwestern town, narrated by the ghost of a young Irish immigrant who, over a century earlier, lived and loved on the same small patch of farmland the girls and their mothers now call home.
 


The Light in Hidden Places Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9781338355949
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Published: Scholastic Inc. - September 7th, 2021

The extraordinary story of Stefania Podgórska, a Polish teenager who chose bravery and humanity by hiding thirteen Jews in her attic during WWII, from #1 New York Times bestselling author Sharon Cameron -- now a Reese's Book Club YA Pick!

One knock at the door, and Stefania has a choice to make...

It is 1943, and for four years, sixteen-year-old


Names in a Jar Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781772602074
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Published: Second Story Press - September 14th, 2021

Twelve-year-old Anna Krawitz is imprisoned in the Warsaw Ghetto with her older sister, Lina, and their father. Happy days spent reading about anatomy and science in Papa's bookshop are long gone, and the knowledge they have is used to help their neighbors through the illnesses caused by starvation and war.


Roots Four Zero Cover Image
$12.95
ISBN: 9781649526649
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Published: Fulton Books - August 4th, 2021

In a cross between fantasy and realism, Roots Four Zero is about a fourteen-year-old slave girl called Zero. Her master named her Zero because he thought of her as a nothing. One day Zero finally finds the courage to run away and decides to find her roots. She enters a world of the unknown and the unsafe as a fugitive slave.


Between Shades of Gray: The Graphic Novel Cover Image
By Ruta Sepetys, Andrew Donkin (Adapted by), Dave Kopka (Illustrator), Brann Livesay (With), Chris Dickey (With)
$12.99
ISBN: 9780593404850
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Published: Philomel Books - October 12th, 2021

Just in time for the 10th anniversary of Between Shades of Gray, Ruta Sepetys's award-winning debut novel, and inspiration for the major motion picture Ashes in the Snow, is now a gorgeous graphic novel!


Vicious Spirits Cover Image
By Kat Cho
$11.99
ISBN: 9781984812391
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Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - August 17th, 2021

New romance and dangers abound in this K-Drama-inspired companion to the crowd-pleasing Wicked Fox--now in paperback!


Sisters of Sword and Song Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780062471420
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Published: Quill Tree Books - August 31st, 2021

Rebecca Ross, acclaimed author of The Queen’s Rising duology, delivers a thrilling new fantasy about the lengths two sisters will go for each other. Perfect for fans of Ember in the Ashes, Sky In the Deep, and Court of Fives.


Nemesis and the Swan Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781665088206
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Published: Blackstone Publishing - October 26th, 2021

From her prison cell in revolutionary Paris, nineteen-year-old aristocrat H l ne d'Aubign recalls the events that led her to choose between following in her parents' unforgivable footsteps or abandoning the man she loves.