Teens New Arrivals

Graphic Novels – January Arrivals


      Lafrenais, Amanda
      Ftl, Y’All!
      ISBN:1945820209, 9781945820205

      Vaughn, Sarah
      Sleepless. Volume 1
      Summary:“Lady “Poppy” Pyppenia is guarded by the Sleepless Knight Cyrenic but becomes endangered when an assassin threatens her life in the new king’s reign. As Poppy and Cyrenic try to discover who wants her dead, they must navigate the dangerous waters of life at court and of their growing feelings for one another”–
      ISBN:1534306846, 9781534306844


Fiction – January Arrivals


      Arden, Katherine
      The winter of the witch : a novel
      Summary:“Now, in the conclusion to this powerful trilogy, Moscow has been struck by disaster. Its people are searching for answers–and someone to blame. Vasya finds herself alone, beset on all sides. The Grand Prince is in a rage, choosing allies that will lead him on a path to war and ruin. A wicked demon returns, stronger than ever, determined to spread chaos. Caught at the center of this conflict is Vasya, who finds the fate of both worlds resting on her shoulders. With her destiny uncertain, Vasya must uncover surprising truths about herself and her history as she desperately tries to save Russia, Morozko, and the magical world she treasures. But she may not be able to save them all”–
      ISBN:“1101885998 (hardback)”, “9781101885994 (hardback)”

      Barbieri, Kara.
      White stag
      Summary:After a century of service to goblin lord Soren, Janneke, seventeen, the only mortal in the Permafrost, clings to her humanity as she faces difficult choices.
      ISBN:“1250149584 (hardcover)”, “9781250149589 (hardcover)”

      Black, Holly
      The wicked king
      Summary:As seneschal to High King Cardan, Jude must fight to keep control of the Faerie throne while her younger brother, Oak, enjoys the childhood she never knew.
      ISBN:“0316310352 (hardcover)”, “9780316310352 (hardcover)”

      Brashear, Amy
      The incredible true story of the making of the Eve of destruction
      Summary:In 1984, while grappling with her parents’ divorce and her mother’s remarriage to an African-American man, sixteen-year-old Laura wins a walk-on role in the nuclear holocaust movie being filmed in her Arkansas town, but when the scripted nuclear explosion occurs, nobody seems to know if a real nuclear bomb has detonated or not. Inspired by a real event.
      ISBN:1616959037, 9781616959036

      Capetta, Amy Rose
      The brilliant death
      Summary:Teodora di Sangro is used to hiding her magical ability to transform enemies into music boxes and mirrors. Nobody knows she’s a strega—and she aims to keep it that way. Then she meets Cielo and everything changes. A strega who can switch outward form as effortlessly as turning a page in a book, Cielo shows Teodora what her life could be like if she masters the power she’s been keeping secret. And not a moment too soon: the ruler of Vinalia has poisoned the patriarchs of the country’s five controlling families, including Teodora’s father, and demands that each family send a son to the palace. If she wants to save her family, Teodora must travel to the capital—not disguised as a boy, but transformed into one. But the road to the capital, and to bridling her powers, is full of enemies and complications, including the one she least expects: falling in love.
      ISBN:0451478444, 9780451478443

      Chokshi, Roshani
      The gilded wolves
      Summary:Set in a darkly glamorous world The Gilded Wolves is full of mystery, decadence and dangerous but thrilling adventure. Paris, 1889: The world is on the cusp of industry and power, and the Exposition Universelle has breathed new life into the streets and dredged up ancient secrets. In this city, no one keeps tabs on secrets better than treasure-hunter and wealthy hotelier, Séverin Montagnet-Alarie. But when the all-powerful society, the Order of Babel, seeks him out for help, Séverin is offered a treasure that he never imagined: his true inheritance. To find the ancient artifact the Order seeks, Séverin will need help from a band of experts: An engineer with a debt to pay. A historian who can’t yet go home. A dancer with a sinister past. And a brother in all but blood, who might care too much. Together, they’ll have to use their wits and knowledge to hunt the artifact through the dark and glittering heart of Paris. What they find might change the world, but only if they can stay alive. Edit
      ISBN:125014454X, 9781250144546

      Giles, Lamar
      ISBN:1338219219, 1338219219, 9781338219210

      McManus, Karen M.
      Two can keep a secret
      Summary:While true-crime afficionado Ellery and her twin brother are staying with their grandmother in a Vermont community known for murder, a new friend goes missing and Ellery may be next.
      ISBN:“1524714739 (glb)”, “9781524714734 (glb)”, “1524714720 (hc)”, “9781524714727 (hc)”

      Meyer, Joanna Ruth.
      Echo north
      Summary:After her father disappears, Echo meets a wolf who promises to make sure her father is returned home safely if Echo agrees to live with the wolf in his enchanted house for one year.
      ISBN:1624147151, 9781624147159

      Miranda, Megan
      Come find me
      Summary:Told in two voices, sixteen-year-old Kennedy Jones and seventeen-year-old Nolan Chandler are drawn together by strange signals related to family tragedies, and find they are more connected than they could have imagined.
      ISBN:“0525578307 (glb)”, “9780525578307 (glb)”, “0525578293 (hardback)”, “9780525578291 (hardback)”

      Paolini, Christopher
      The fork, the witch, and the worm
      Summary:Three new stories of Eragon set a year after he left Alagaësia to find a home to train the newest generation of Dragon Riders.
      ISBN:1984894870, 9781984894878, 1984894862, 9781984894861

      Philippe, Ben
      The field guide to the North American teenager
      Summary:When Norris, a Black French Canadian, starts his junior year at an Austin, Texas, high school, he views his fellow students as clichés from “a bad 90s teen movie.”
      ISBN:“0062824112 (hardback)”, “9780062824110 (hardback)”

      Simonet, Andrew
      Summary:The lives of Jason Wilder and Meili Wen intersect in the delinquent-proof room for in-school suspension, known as the Rubber Room, and Jason’s growing, fierce protectiveness of Meili explodes into violence when her chance to return to her wealthy lifestyle in Hong Kong–and his opportunity to escape poverty, loneliness, and the past–is threatened.
      ISBN:“0374309256 (hardcover)”, “9780374309251 (hardcover)”

      Thomas, Angie
      The hate u give
      Summary:“Sixteen-year-old Starr Carter moves between two worlds: the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends. The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police officer. Khalil was unarmed. Soon afterward, his death is a national headline. Some are calling him a thug, maybe even a drug dealer and a gangbanger. Protesters are taking to the streets in Khalil’s name. Some cops and the local drug lord try to intimidate Starr and her family. What everyone wants to know is: what really went down that night? And the only person alive who can answer that is Starr. But what Starr does or does not say could upend her community. It could also endanger her life”–
      ISBN:0062498533, 9780062498533

      White, Kiersten
      Summary:“Set in the world of Buffy the Vampire Slayer, the first book in this series will introduce our new slayer as she grapples with incredible power she is just beginning to understand”–
      ISBN:1534404953, 9781534404953

    • Y FICTION YU, MIMI 2019
      Yu, Mimi
      The Girl King
      ISBN:1681198894, 9781681198897


Nonfiction – January Arrivals


    • Y 571.879 KENNEY 2019
      Kenney, Karen Latchana
      Extreme longevity : discovering Earth’s oldest organisms
      Summary:“Some creatures can outlive humans by centuries. Readers will learn about these extreme examples of longevity in the animal kingdom, how aging happens, and what genes help animals to live so long.”–
      ISBN:“1512483729 : LIB”, “9781512483727 : LIB”

    • Y 610.9 MCELROY 2018
      McElroy, Sydnee.
      Sawbones : the horrifying, hilarious road to modern medicine
      Summary:The McElroys break down the weird and wonderful way we got to modern healthcare, and introduce readers to some of the terrifying detours– and dead ends– along the way. While you may never even consider applying boiled weasel to your forehead (once the height of sophistication when it came to headache cures), you will almost certainly face some questionable medical advice in your everyday life. This rollicking journey through thousands of years of medical mishaps and miracles will help you be better able to figure out if it’s a miracle cure or a scam.
      ISBN:1681883813, 9781681883816

    • Y 629.45 MUIR-HARMONY 2018
      Muir-Harmony, Teasel E.
      Apollo to the moon : a history in 50 objects
      Summary:In celebration of the 50th anniversary of NASA’s Apollo missions to the moon, this narrative uses key artifacts from the Smithsonian archives to tell the story of the groundbreaking space exploration program. Bold photographs, fascinating graphics, and engaging stories commemorate NASA’s Apollo program to reach the moon. From the lunar rover and an emergency oxygen mask to space food and moon rocks, each article is accompanied by intriguing back stories and profiles of key participants. Throughout, Muir-Harmony tells the story of people who made the journey possible : the heroic astronauts as well as newspeople, NASA scientists, President John F. Kennedy, and many more.
      ISBN:1426219938, 9781426219931

    • Y 941.5 SMALL 2019
      Small, Cathleen
      The partition of Ireland
      Summary:“A book for high school students about the partition of Ireland and Northern Ireland and the contemporary consequences”–
      ISBN:1502635623, 9781502635624, 9781502635631

    • Y 943 STANMYRE 2019
      Stanmyre, Jackie F.
      The unification and reunification of Germany
      Summary:“A book for high school students about the unification of Germany pre-World War II and the eventual reunification following the end of the war” —
      ISBN:1502635682, 9781502635686, 9781502635693

    • Y 947.084 BAILEY 2019
      Bailey, Budd
      The formation and dissolution of the Soviet Union
      Summary:“A book for high school students about the creation and eventual fall of the Soviet Union.”–Provided by publisher.
      ISBN:9781502635655, 9781502635662, 9781502635679

    • Y 973.913 SANDLER 2019
      Sandler, Martin W
      1919 the year that changed America
      Summary:“Some of the most important issues of our time were no less important 100 years ago. America in 1919, at the close of World War I, was shaken from the events of large-scale warfare, fearing a Communist takeover, and facing an incredible amount of social and political change. From Prohibition to women’s suffrage, the labor strikes to the violence of the Red Summer and the Red Scare, this book explores each major movement of 1919. Showing how these events were interrelated and examining their continued relevance to our country a century later, Martin Sandler offers a unique historical perspective on the trajectory of the major movements of the 20th century. Showing readers how every current event has unique and fascinating history preceding it, this book will help them better understand the world they live in and the change many still seek today, offering educators a framework for discussing historical perspective and progress”–
      ISBN:1681198010, 9781681198019


Biographies – January Arrivals


    • Y BIO TRUMP, DONALD 2018
      Brockenbrough, Martha
      Unpresidented : a biography of Donald Trump
      Summary:“Discover the incredible true story of America’s forty-fifth president : his questionable political and personal conduct and his unprecedented rise to power. Richly informed by original research, Unpresidented is a gripping and important read.” — Dustjacket
      ISBN:1250308038, 9781250308030