Graphic Novels – February Arrivals
Y GRAPHIC DESJARDINS
A Story about Cancer with a Happy Ending
Y GRAPHIC PANETTA
Summary:After graduation, Ari is desperate to move to the big city with his band, but he has to find someone who can replace him at his parent’s struggling bakery, so when he meets Hector he thinks his prayers have been answered.
ISBN:1626726418, 9781626726413, 1250196914, 9781250196910
Y GRAPHIC SHORTCAKE V. 1
Shortcake cake. 1
Y GRAPHIC SHORTCAKE V. 3
Shortcake Cake, Vol. 3
Y GRAPHIC SHORTCAKE V.2
Shortcake Cake, Vol. 2
Fiction – February Arrivals
Y FICTION ALKAF, HANNA 2019
The Weight of Our Sky
Y FICTION ANDERS, CHARLIE 2019
The city in the middle of the night
Summary:"Sophie serves coffee at an underground cafe. She stays in the shadows and listens to the troubles of the parlor guests, but does not draw attention to herself for one simple reason: Sophie is supposed to be dead. When a nationalistic revolution forces Sophie from her safe haven, she must make a dangerous journey to a new city, one that revels in hedonism and chaos. After joining up with a band of smugglers, she finds herself on a long and treacherous path that will lead her far closer to the truth of her entire world—and to the dangers that lurk even in the light of day" —
ISBN:“0765379961 (hardcover)”, “9780765379962 (hardcover)”
Y FICTION BLAKE, KENDARE 2018
Queens of Fennbirn
Summary:In "The Young Queens," a set of triplet sisters born to fulfil their destiny–to fight to the death to win the crown; and in "The Oracle Queen," tells the story of the last queen born with the gift of sight.
Y FICTION DYACHENKO, MARINA 2018
Vita nostra : a novel
Summary:A young girl falls under the spell of a strange, sinister man who asks her to perform odd tasks before convincing her to enroll in a strange and magical school called The Institute of Special Technologies.
ISBN:“0062694596 (hardcover)”, “9780062694591 (hardcover)”
Y FICTION GROVE, S.E. 2019
The waning age
Summary:The world is filled with adults devoid of emotion and children on the cusp of losing their feelings, of "waning", when they reach their teens. Natalia Peña has already waned. So why does she love her little brother with such ferocity that, when he’s kidnapped by a monolithic corporation, she’ll do anything to get him back? She’s determined to rescue her little brother from the world’s biggest company, but a few complications stand in her way: a serial predator who always gets what he wants, a dashing but troubled billionaire’s son who needs her help, and a cadre of killers who have put a bounty on her head. Natalia will fight them all, but she can’t fight the truth about herself.
Y FICTION KHAN, SABINA 2019
The love and lies of Rukhsana Ali
Summary:Seventeen-year-old Rukhsana Ali is looking forward to going to Caltech and getting away from her conservative Muslim parents’ expectation that she will marry, especially since she is in love with her girlfriend Ariana–but when her parents catch her kissing Ariana, they whisk Rukhsana off to Bangladesh and a world of tradition and arranged marriages, and she must find the courage to fight for the right to choose her own path.
ISBN:“1338227017 (hardcover)”, “9781338227017 (hardcover)”
Y FICTION LAFEVERS, ROBIN 2019
Summary:When Sybella discovers there is another trained assassin from St. Mortain’s convent deep undercover in the French court, she must use every skill in her arsenal to navigate the deadly royal politics and find her sister-in-arms before her time–and that of the newly crowned queen–runs out.
ISBN:“0544991192 (hardback)”, “9780544991194 (hardback)”
Y FICTION ROEHRIG, CALEB 2019
Death prefers blondes
Summary:Teen celebrity socialite Margo leads a double life as a cat burglar with a crew of four kickboxing drag queens, but when a big job goes belly-up, each one of them must rely on their special skills to survive the night.
Y FICTION SHEINMEL, ALYSSA 2019
A danger to herself and others
Summary:After her best friend, Agnes, goes into a coma as a result of a game of Truth or Dare, rising senior Hannah’s secrets begin to escape while she is locked in a psychiatric hospital.
ISBN:“1492667242 (hardcover)”, “9781492667247 (hardcover)”
Y FICTION THOMAS, ANGIE 2019
On the come up
Summary:When sixteen-year-old Bri, an aspiring rapper, pours her anger and frustration into her first song, she finds herself at the center of a controversy.
Y FICTION TRELEASE, GITA 2019
Summary:After smallpox takes their parents, seventeen-year-old Camille supports herself and her sister by magically transforming herself into a baroness in the court at Versailles, then faces difficult choices as the French Revolution looms.
ISBN:“1250295521 (hardcover)”, “9781250295521 (hardcover)”, “9781250295538 (ebook)”
Nonfiction – February Arrivals
Y 070.43 MILLER 2019
Fake News: Separating Truth from Fiction
Y 616.8582 VITELLI 2018
Self-injury : your questions answered
Summary:"Self-Injury: Your Questions Answered debunks some of the misconceptions about self-harm and discusses how damaging these widely held beliefs can be. The book answers many of the most common questions people are likely to ask about self-harm and is broken down into different sections to help readers focus on what is most important to them. Sections include General Information; Causes and Risk Factors; Culture, Media, and Self-Injury; Signs, Symptoms, and Diagnosis, as well as Assessment, Treatment, Prevention, and Life after Self-Injury. Along with case studies exploring different aspects of self-harm, a Directory of Resources is also provided for people seeking additional information."–
Y 621.3 WINCHELL 2019
The Electric War: Edison, Tesla, Westinghouse, and the Race to Light the World