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books + brownies

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fantasy/sci-fi
horror
contemporary fiction
mystery/thriller
winter 2014 - WPL
books + brownies
There’s a place where the lost go to be found.
A young princess must reclaim her dead mother’s throne, learn to be a ruler—and defeat a powerful and malevolent sorceress determined to destroy her.
Marni must choose: claim her birthright as princess of a realm whose king wants her dead, or set off for a life with the father she has never known, a wild dragon who is sending his magical woods to capture her.
Freedom, feminism, destiny, and a girl who has no idea that the future needs her, and that the present needs her even more.
Marguerite races after her father's killer through different parallel universes, where their lives entangle in disconcerting ways.
X-Men meets Ocean's Eleven in this edge-of-your-seat YA sci-fi adventure about a band of "super" criminals.
Ballet, Russia, con-artists, psychic powers, and espionage. 'Nuff said!
Doctor Who meets Sherlock, as a detective of the paranormal and his adventurous assistant, Abigail, investigate a string of murders.
You don't know who you are, or what you've done, but you do know they want to kill you for it.
A twisted southern gothic tale of obsession, romance, and murder from the author of the Wicked Lovely series.
A cult classic in Spain, this macabre mystery reads like Edgar Allen Poe and Guillermo del Toro got together to write a scary coming of age story set in Barcelona.

21st century girl. 18th century ghost. Heads will roll...
Seven stories of passion and love separated by centuries but mysteriously intertwined—this is a tale of horror and beauty, tenderness and sacrifice.
A heart-pounding, atmospheric ghost story in which a teenage boy must look within himself to save his haunted twin brother.
action/adventure
Teens rule the world after a mysterious Sickness wipes out the rest of the population.
Boy meets girl. Boy charms girl...
For someone else.
Five strangers. Countless adventures. One epic way to get lost.
After she accused the town golden boy of rape, everyone turned against Grace. Can she learn to love and trust again--especially when its the best friend of her rapist?
Kelly's top pick!
Kelly fave
Kelly fave
Murder. Espionage... Card games?
A story of first love, true friendship, and going a little bit wild.
A wonderful and realistic story about family and finding your place in the world.
Katie's top pick
What if you live for the moment when life goes off the rails—and then one day there's no one left to help you get it back on track?
Katie fave
diversity
Jude and her brother, Noah, are incredibly close twins, until something happens to wreck them both in different and divisive ways. Can they find their way back to their other half?
Kathy's top pick
A tough and tender story that's a lot about life and love (and a little about cancer).
When Rose’s mom dies, she leaves behind a brown paper bag labeled Rose’s Survival Kit. Can loss lead to love?
Suzanne's top pick
Hunted. Kidnapped. Bled. Destiny can be dangerous...
A swashbuckling tale of adventure, magic, and true love.
Katie all-time fave
It's hard to live up to your mom's expectations . . . especially when she expects you to be a superhero! So begins the adventures of The Green Turtle, the first Asian American superhero.
Leila lays low at school. Being Persian already makes her different, but if word got out that she liked girls, life would be twice as hard. But when a sophisticated, beautiful new girl shows up, Leila starts to take risks she never thought she would.
Cinderella retold, with a twist: this Cinderella's Prince Charming just may turn out be a girl.
It is 2035. Teens, armed only with their ideals, must wage war on the power elite.
Dimple Lala thinks she's heading to Bombay for a family wedding - but really she is plunging into the unexpected, the unmapped, and the uncontrollable.
non-fiction
Rookiemag.com is a website created by and for young women to make the best of the beauty, pain and awkwardness of being a teenager. Every school year, the best from the site is compiled into a print yearbook. Behold: Rookie's junior year!
An environmental wake-up call and tool kit for decoding the barrage of conflicting information confronting us today. You can make a difference.
A lushly designed biography exploring the tumultuous lives, marriage, and work of the artists Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera.
The big and important ideas of philosophy, simply explained.
He's young. He's hot. He's also evil. He's…the librarian.
memoirs
Seventeen-year-old Arin Andrews shares all the hilarious, painful, and poignant details of undergoing gender reassignment as a high school student.
Katie, a girl who had been born in the body of a boy, tells her story of gender reassignment and about transcending physical appearances and redefining the parameters of "normalcy" to embody her true self.
Nineteen-year-old Paige Rawl, who has been HIV positive since birth, tells the story of how she was mercilessly bullied in middle school, and how she overcame the ordeal to change her world for the better.
Katie fave
other freebies of note...
Was Cinderella really as sweet as we have always been told in stories?
The bestselling author of Crank returns to explore the question: Can an atheist be saved?
The fourth book in the Shiver Trilogy follows the damaged, charismatic Cole St. Clair to California.
...and so many more freebies than we have time to talk about!
keep in touch!
whittierlibrary.org
whittierplteens.tumblr.com
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