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Calling All Teens! New eBooks on OverDrive!
Posted by Elisa on May 15, 2020
Created by Mackenzie, Student Page
CALLING ALL TEENS!! Are you looking for a new book to read during quarantine? Well you are in luck! We just purchased a bunch of new eBooks that have been requested by teens in our town! They are all available on OverDrive now!!!
Black Girl Unlimited: the Remarkable Story of a Teenage Wizard by Echo Brown Echo Brown is a wizard from the East Side, where apartments are small and parents suffer addictions to the white rocks. Yet there is magic . . . everywhere. Borrow it now.
Break the Fall by Jennifer Iacopelli Audrey Lee is going to the Olympics. A year ago, she could barely do a push up as she recovered from a spine surgery, one that could have paralyzed her. And now? She's made the United States' gymnastics team with her best friend, Emma, just like they both dreamed about since they were kids. She's on top of the world. Borrow it now.
Chain of Gold by Cassandra Clare (The Last Hours series, book 1) Cordelia Carstairs is a Shadowhunter, a warrior trained since childhood to battle demons. Cordelia's mother wants to marry her off, but Cordelia is determined to be a hero rather than a bride. Soon Cordelia encounters childhood friends James and Lucie Herondale and is drawn into their world of glittering ballrooms, secret assignations, and supernatural salons, where vampires and warlocks mingle with mermaids and magicians. Borrow it now.
One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus Pay close attention and you might solve this. On Monday afternoon, five students at Bayview High walk into detention. Bronwyn, the brain, is Yale-bound and never breaks a rule. Addy, the beauty, is the picture-perfect homecoming princess. Nate, the criminal, is already on probation for dealing. Cooper, the athlete, is the all-star baseball pitcher. And Simon, the outcast, is the creator of Bayview High's notorious gossip app. Only, Simon never makes it out of that classroom. Before the end of detention Simon's dead. Borrow it now.
One of Us is Next by Karen M. McManus The sequel to One of Us is Lying. A ton of copycat gossip apps have popped up since Simon died, but in the year since the Bayview four were cleared of his shocking death, no one's been able to fill the gossip void quite like he could. The problem is no one has the facts. Borrow it now.
Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds When Jack and Kate meet at a party, bonding until sunrise over their mutual love of Froot Loops and their favourite flicks, Jack knows he's falling—hard. Soon she's meeting his best friends, Jillian and Franny, and Kate wins them over as easily as she did Jack. But then Kate dies. Borrow it now.
Orphan Monster Spy by Matt Killeen Her name is Sarah. She's blonde, blue-eyed, and Jewish in 1939 Germany. And her act of resistance is about to change the world. She may look sweet, but she's the Nazis' worst nightmare. Borrow it now.
Devil Darling Spy by Matt Killeen It's 1940 and Sarah Goldstein is hiding in plain sight as Ursula Haller, the Shirley Temple of Nazi high society. She helps the resistance by spying on Nazi generals at cocktail parties in Berlin, but she yearns to do more. This unbearably high-stakes thriller pushes Sarah to face the worst that humanity is capable of—and challenges her to find reasons to keep fighting. This is the sequel to Orphan Monster Spy. Borrow it now.
The Summer I Turned Pretty by Jenny Han Belly's never been the kind of girl that things happen to. Year after year, she's spent her summers at the beach house with Conrad and Jeremiah. The boys never noticed Belly noticing them. And every summer she hoped it would be different. This time, it was. But the summer Belly turned pretty was the summer that changed everything. For better, and for worse. Borrow it now.
Yes, No Maybe So by Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed Jamie Goldberg is cool with volunteering for his local state senate candidate—as long as he's behind the scenes. When it comes to speaking to strangers Jamie's a choke artist. There's no way he'd ever knock on doors to ask people for their votes...until he meets Maya. Borrow it now.