• We Set the Dark on Fire

    We Set the Dark on Fire

    Mejia, Tehlor Kay

    "Dani must question everything she's worked for as she learns about the corruption of the Median government"--

    Format: Book - 2019 First edition

    Holds: 17 on 7 copies

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  • The Meaning of Birds

    The Meaning of Birds

    Brown, Jaye Robin

    Before: Jess has always struggled with the fire inside her. But when she meets Vivi, everything changes. As they fall for each other, Vivi helps Jess deal with her anger and pain and encourages her to embrace her artistic talent. And suddenly Jess's future is a blank canvas, filled with possibilities. After: When Vivi unexpectedly dies, Jess's perfect world is erased. As she spirals out of control, Jess pushes away everyone around her and throws out her plans for art school. Because art is Vivi and Vivi is gone forever. Right when Jess feels at her lowest, she makes a surprising friend who just might be able to show her a new way to channel her rage, passion, and creativity. But will Jess ever be able to forge a new path for herself without Vivi? A beautiful exploration of first love and first loss, this novel effortlessly weaves together past and present to tell a profound story about how you can become whole again when it seems like you've lost the most important part of yourself.

    Format: Book - 2019

    Holds: 0 on 5 copies

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  • You Asked for Perfect

    You Asked for Perfect

    Silverman, Laura

    Senior Ariel Stone is the perfect college applicant: first chair violin, dedicated community volunteer, and expected valedictorian. A failed Calculus quiz is not part of his plan. As his grade slips further, he enlists a classmate, Amir, as a tutor. Amir and Ariel have never gotten along, but spending time with Amir makes the world seem fuller and brighter. Except adding a new relationship to his long list of commitments may just push Ariel past his limit. -- adapted from back cover

    Format: Book - 2019

    Holds: 6 on 4 copies

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  • What If It's Us

    What If It's Us

    Albertalli, Becky

    Told in two voices, when Arthur, a summer intern from Georgia, and Ben, a native New Yorker, meet it seems like fate, but after three attempts at dating fail they wonder if the universe is pushing them together or apart.

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 22 on 15 copies

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  • Anger Is A Gift

    Anger Is A Gift

    Oshiro, Mark

    Six years ago, Moss Jefferies' father was murdered by an Oakland police officer. Along with losing a parent, the media's vilification of his father and lack of accountability has left Moss with near crippling panic attacks. Now, in his sophomore year of high school, Moss and his fellow classmates find themselves increasingly treated like criminals in their own school. New rules. Random locker searches. Constant intimidation and Oakland Police Department stationed in their halls. Despite their youth, the students decide to organize and push back against the administration. When tensions hit a fever pitch and tragedy strikes, Moss must face a difficult choice: give in to fear and hate or realize that anger can actually be a gift.

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 11 on 5 copies

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  • Darius the Great Is Not Okay

    Darius the Great Is Not Okay

    Khorram, Adib

    Clinically-depressed Darius Kellner, a high school sophomore, travels to Iran to meet his grandparents, but it is their next-door neighbor, Sohrab, who changes his life.

    Format: Book - 2018

    Holds: 15 on 14 copies

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  • Bingo Love

    Bingo Love

    Franklin, Tee

    "When Hazel Johnson and Mari McCray met at church bingo in 1963, it was love at first sight. Forced apart by their families and society, Hazel and Mari both married young men and had families. Decades later, now in their mid-'60s, Hazel and Mari reunite again at a church bingo hall. Realizing their love for each other is still alive, what these grandmothers do next takes absolute strength and courage."--Amazon.com.

    Format: Graphic Novel - 2018

    Holds: 13 on 18 copies

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  • Girl Made of Stars

    Girl Made of Stars

    Blake, Ashley Herring

    When Mara's twin brother Owen is accused of rape by her friend Hannah, Mara is forced to confront her feelings about her family, her sense of right and wrong, a trauma from her past, and the future with her girlfriend, Charlie.

    Format: Book - 2018

    Holds: 1 on 4 copies

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  • This Is Kind of An Epic Love Story

    This Is Kind of An Epic Love Story

    Callender, Kheryn

    Budding screenwriter Nate, sixteen, finds his conviction that happy endings do not happen in real life sorely tested when his childhood best friend and crush, Oliver James Hernandez, moves back to town.

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 20 on 5 copies

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  • The Dangerous Art of Blending in

    The Dangerous Art of Blending in

    Surmelis, Angelo

    Evan Panos's strict immigrant Greek mother sees him as a disappointment. His workaholic father is a staunch believer in avoiding any kind of conflict. And his best friend, Henry, has somehow become distractingly attractive over the summer. His only escape is drawing, in an abandoned monastery that feels as lonely as he is. And Henry makes Evan believe that he deserves more than his mother's harsh words and terrifying abuse. As things escalate, Evan has to decide how to find his voice in a world where he has survived so long by being silent. (6/25/2019 3:47:44 AM)

    Format: Book - 2018 First edition

    Holds: 0 on 4 copies

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