The gods are too busy congratulating themselves and napping to finish creating their world, so it’s up to Harry, Sue, and Little Ben to imagine what’s missing. Full-color mixed-media illustrations.
Cherry Money Baby by John M. Cusick
Cherry loves her small-town life. But when movie star Ardelia Deen shows Cherry a glamorous world of parties and possibilities, Cherry’s small town suddenly seems . . . small.
The Golden Day by Ursula Dubosarsky
Australia, 1967: As the Vietnam War rages overseas, Miss Renshaw takes her class on a field trip to “think about death”—and goes missing.
Falcon in the Glass by Susan Fletcher
Renzo finds a strange girl hiding at the glassworks where he’s employed. To help her and her kin—accused witches—Renzo must risk his career and his life. Author’s note.
Fire with Fire by Jenny Han
Series: Burn for Burn, Book 2 Kat, Lillia, and Mary’s revenge plan for the cruel star quarterback, Reeve, backfires when Lillia starts to fall for him.
A Bag of Marbles: The Graphic Novel by Joseph Joffo
France, 1941: Jewish brothers Maurice and Joseph flee from Paris to the free zone. It is a long, harrowing journey. Based on a true story. Map. Glossary. Historical note. Full-color illustrations.
Super Graphic: A Visual Guide to the Comic Book Universe by Tim Leong
Through a plethora of informative and humorous graphs, pie charts, time lines, and more, this book investigates the themes and peculiarities of the comic-book universe. Index. Full-color illustrations.
Fourth Down and Inches: Concussions and Football’s Make-or-Break Moment by Carla Killough McClafferty
“DEATH KNELL OF FOOTBALL,” declared the Atlanta Journal in 1897 after a University of Georgia player died from a concussion. Here is a thought-provoking examination of football head injuries. List of concussion symptoms. “Return to Play” progression guidelines. Source notes. Selected bibliography. Further reading. Index. Black-and-white and full-color illustrations, diagrams, and photographs.
The Haunting of Gabriel Ashe by Dan Poblocki
Gabe and Seth play in the woods and act out the stories Seth tells. But when Gabe loses interest and makes new friends, Seth’s sinister tales start coming true.
Haunters by Thomas Taylor
First in a series. David has a dream in which he befriends a boy named Eddie. But it isn’t just a dream: David is a Dreamwalker, Eddie is his grandfather, and they’re both in danger.
The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey
First book in a trilogy. Luck, geography, and genetics helped Cassie survive the first three waves of the alien invasion. Now, only her wits and her M16 will keep her alive.