In Coldtown, vampires and humans mingle in a bloody mix of predator and prey. Getting in is easy. Getting out alive is another story.
Double Play by Sara Cassidy
When Allie is asked to pitch for the boys’ team, Miles decides he wants to play on the girls’ team. It’s bad enough that since their mothers moved in together, they’re technically family.
Al Capone Does My Homework by Gennifer Choldenko
The Alcatraz Trilogy, Book 3 Just after Moose’s dad becomes Alcatraz’s associate warden, the family’s apartment burns down. Now Moose must prove that his sister isn’t to blame. Author’s note.
Ghost Hawk by Susan Cooper
Little Hawk’s Pokanoket village is visited by a strange illness; the young English settler John Wakely has lost his father. The two forge an unforgettable friendship. Time line. Author’s note.
Donner Dinner Party by Nathan Hale
Series: Nathan Hale’s Hazardous Tales In another of his gripping and informative stories, Nathan Hale tells of the Donner Party expedition and of the unfortunate decisions that led to its disastrous end. List of the fates of all members of the Donner Party. End notes. Bibliography. Two-color illustrations.
OCD Love Story by Corey Ann Haydu
One doesn’t usually find love at an OCD support group. Technically, though, Bea met Beck at a school dance the week before, when she talked him through a panic attack.
Vortex by S. J. Kincaid
Series: Insignia, Book 2 During training at the Pentagonal Spire, Tom Raines discovers that his recalcitrance could cost him his future. But will toeing the line mean betraying his friends?
Reality Boy by A. S. King
Gerald became famous as a tantrum-throwing kid on a reality TV show. Twelve years later, he’s still recognized by strangers . . . and still dealing with his rage.
The Hypnotists by Gordon Korman
Series: The Hypnotists, Book 1 Jax discovers his power to hypnotize and joins the Sentia institute, where he’s taught never to use the gift for personal gain. But is Dr. Mako following his own rule?
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
Cath’s love for the Simon Snow series of wizardry novels has gotten her through a lot. But now she faces a challenge even Simon never confronted—freshman year of college.
Boxers by Gene Luen Yang
Series: Boxers & Saints, Volume 1 China, 1898: Foreign soldiers and missionaries roam the countryside; Little Bao marshals the power of ancient Chinese gods to fight back. Companion toSaints. Further reading. Full-color illustrations.