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-- DISCOVER FLUX YA FICTION --
Where YA is a Point of View
      Not a Reading Level
Where you find - Sci Fi and
Fantasy, Mystery, Realism, Crime
Thrillers, Horror (but not appalling)
Diversity, Romance, and Fun,
   ....Real Engrossing Reads....
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NEW IN 2017
9781635830002 • A $18.95
“.an intriguing fantasy world of 
floating cities, ruthless monsters, 
betrayals, and unlikely friendships..” 
Publishers Weekly
2017 Junior Library Guild Selection
9781631631061 • A $18.95
“ Sci Fi fans will gobble this up”
School Library Journal
The ice is spreading, and Time is being 
used to control it. Are the twins Time 
Shifters, and can they stop the terror?
 
9781635830026 • A $18.95
Finley can do two things brilliantly, 
direct theatre and hide in the 
shadows - but she must choose, 
step out into the spotlight and win 
her love or hide forever.
9781631630989 • A $18.95
“..a fast-paced adventure that will keep 
readers compulsively turning pages to 
see what will happen next.”
School Library Journal
9780738713700 • A $16.95
“Vibrant and potent, YA readers 
searching for faerie stories will be 
happy to find this accomplished debut 
novel”  Publishers Weekly 
9780738714844 • A $16.95
“ a rich foray into faerie, the books 
backdrop, so firmly rooted in Celtic 
myth, is scary, mysterious, magical, 
and horrifying” Booklist
also : New York Times - Bestselling Author
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FICTION FOR YOUNG ADULTS
Sci-Fi/Fantasy
9780738743387 • A $18.95
“This is a strong debut from 
Lee, combining brutal,  
visceral athletic scenes  
with science fiction action, 
all woven around a complex 
moral dilemma.” 
—Publishers Weekly
9780738739670 • A $16.95
“[Camelot Burning] offers up 
magic, alchemy, and an  
epic struggle along with  
vivid writing and a brave,  
intelligent lead character.” 
—Booklist
9780738739663 • A $16.95
“The right amount of  
pizzazz in the form of  
cinematic action.”
—Kirkus Reviews 
9780738744056 • A $18.95
“An excellent choice for  
those looking for a  
compelling and detailed  
fantasy novel.” 
—School Library Journal 
The popularity of science fiction and fantasy continues to grow among reluctant readers and anybody who 
loves the mind-bending action found in these speculative, page-turning tales. With diverse characters and 
visionary plots, these titles capture the hearts and imaginations of readers everywhere. 
9780738746913 • A $18.95
“This futuristic novel is a true pleasure to read.” 
—VOYA
“[A] fresh and fascinating  
look at a lawless future.” 
—Kirkus Reviews
 (starred review)
 
The Abyss Surrounds Us is highly  
original and addictive.” 
—SLJ Teen
Discover fantasy with #1 New York Times bestselling author
 
 
MAGGIE STIEFVATER
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FICTION FOR YOUNG ADULTS
 
 
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Mystery
9780738735931 • A $16.95
“The premise combines  
with the tension  
resulting from Parker’s  
psychological quandary to 
keep pulses pounding.” 
—Kirkus Reviews
9780738737515 • A $16.95
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“Intricate, lusciously creepy 
paranormal mystery.” 
—Kirkus Reviews  
(starred review)
“[D]ebut novelist  
Lomax handles the plot’s 
complexities with skill.” 
—Publishers Weekly 
9780738730721 • A $16.95
Ripper will appeal to teen 
readers, especially fans of 
Cassandra Clare’s Infernal 
Devices series. Reeves cleverly 
uses one of the most heinous 
figures from history to tell a 
gothic tale with a  
paranormal twist.” 
—VOYA
9780738744049 • A $18.95
“Conspiracy, loyalty, secrets, 
oaths, lies, and riddles  
flourish, making this the per-
fect book for readers who love 
to untangle mysteries  
by puzzling it out.” 
—Booklist
With nowhere to turn and fatal danger stalking them for reasons unknown, the heroes of these YA mysteries 
are favorites among readers and critics. The intriguing plot twists and stunning secrets at the heart of these 
popular titles make for intense, up-all-night reading experiences.
9780738740799 • A $18.95
A Bram Stoker Award Finalist  
(Superior Achievement in a YA Novel)
***
“Another slow-motion car crash of  
a story characterized by scant but thrilling  
detail and tense, pulsing scenes that often  
feel more like threatening gestures.” 
—Booklist
 (starred review)
“A complex, intense mystery  
that surprises and chills.” 
—Publishers Weekly
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FICTION FOR YOUNG ADULTS
Contemporary Realism
9780738726007 • A $16.95
“Suspenseful . . . honest  
and constantly interesting.” 
—Kirkus Reviews 
9780738740270 • A $18.95
“A heartbreaking novel.” 
—VOYA
9780738740294 • A $18.95
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“Bassett’s debut novel  
scores a hat-trick of literary 
merit in a strongly crafted and 
complex plot, deeply drawn 
characters with  
palpable grief, and beautifully 
woven and rich prose.” 
—School Library Journal 
(starred review)
9780738745435 • A $18.95
“Take one angry 18-year-old, 
sprinkle with zingy narrative, 
and add a match.” 
—Kirkus Reviews 
With aching honesty and raw emotion, this incredible collection showcases the painful and sometimes  
brutal experiences of youth. Chronicling the coming-of-age journeys of misguided boys and heartbroken 
girls, these books encourage you to stay strong in the face of life’s most difficult lessons.  
9780738747453 • A $18.95
“A heartbreaking story about the challenges of 
trusting, healing, and saying goodbye.” 
—School Library Journal
“It’s a powerhouse of emotion.  
My heart is now stretched into new shapes.” 
—Kirstin Cronn-Mills, Stonewall Award-winning 
author of Beautiful Music for Ugly Children
“Readers will root for Rhea to move forward as she 
grapples with the realities of her mother’s  
hidden and abusive past. Through the letters,  
Cassidy develops Rhea’s resolve and  
resiliency as she learns to accept both her  
family and her lineage. An effective  
story delivered via a unique structure.”
—Booklist
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FICTION FOR YOUNG ADULTS
 
 
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Horror/Thriller
9780738737218 • A $16.95
“Miller’s debut...comes out 
of nowhere, packed with wild 
gore, unusual settings, and 
characters way off the  
YA beaten path...Wow,  
what will Miller do next?” 
—Booklist
9780738736433 • A $16.95
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“Haunting, chilling and 
achingly romantic.” 
—Kirkus Reviews 
(starred review)
9780738738048 • A $18.95
“A distinctive thriller  
that is most successful in its 
nuanced exploration of a 
young man’s obsession and  
a young woman’s journey  
to self-knowledge.” 
—Kirkus Reviews 
9780738733364 • A $16.95
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“The thinking teen’s  
horror choice of the year.” 
—Booklist  
(starred review)
Feel a chill run down your spine as you journey deep into the pages of these thrilling novels. From terrify-
ing cults to disturbing obsessions, this collection features some of the darkest aspects of humanity. Hold on 
tight as you experience edge-of-your-seat suspense and plot twists you never saw coming. 
9780738740805 • A $16.95
“A straight-ahead, cover-your-ears tale  
of terror that grows more nihilistic and  
grueling by the page.” 
 
—Booklist 
“A suspenseful and sporadically gory thriller.” 
—Publishers Weekly 
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FICTION FOR YOUNG ADULTS
Diversity
9780738736259 • A $16.95
“A surprisingly sweet take on 
two girls falling in love.” 
—School Library Journal
9780738722788 • A $16.95
“Stevenson’s debut novel 
expertly handles complex  
issues around race and  
ethnic identity without  
seeming pedantic. A welcome 
addition to a rapidly evolving 
genre of multiethnic young 
adult literature.” 
—School Library Journal 
9780738723235 • A $16.95
“Upbeat and breezy,  
this novel will be a useful  
addition to many YA  
collections seeking diversity 
with a light tone and a focus 
on family, friends, and faith.” 
—Booklist 
9780738741963 • A $18.95
“Given the dearth of material 
about the exodus of the  
families that supported de-
mocracy in Vietnam, this novel 
has value in helping to bring 
home to modern  
readers the great costs  
they suffered.” 
—Kirkus Reviews 
Featuring compelling characters from a variety of ethnic backgrounds, this empowering collection of 
diversity novels invites you to step into the lives of teens from minority groups. Discover new cultures,  
LGBT love stories, and the powerful journeys these teens embark on to live authentically in the world.
9780738732510 • A $18.95
Winner of the ALA Stonewall Book Award  
(Young Adult, 2014)
Lambda Literary Award finalist for  
LGBT Children’s/Young Adult
***
“Cronn-Mills’ thoughtful book joins a small but 
growing body of literature that gives faces to this 
traditionally invisible minority.” 
 
—Booklist 
“A kind and satisfyingly executed portrait.” 
—Kirkus Reviews
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COMPLETE BACKLIST
Sparks
The Epic, Completely True Blue, (Almost) Holy Quest of Debbie
S . J . Adams
9780738726762 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 264 pp . 
Since sixth grade, Debbie Woodlawn has nursed 
a secret crush for her best friend, Lisa. All that 
time, Debbie pretended to love 80s sit-coms and 
abstinence rallies, just to be with her. So when 
Lisa hooks up with the most boring guy at school, 
Debbie decides it’s time to confess her love. But 
first, she embarks on an almost holy quest.
A 2014 YALSA Popular Paperback
A 2013 ALA Stonewall 
Honor Book
A 2013 ALA Rainbow  
List Selection
“A worthy addition to an LGBT fiction collection.” —VOYA
“A kinetic and well-paced comedy.” —Kirkus Reviews
Mercy Lily
Lisa Albert
9780738726991 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 240 pp . 
Lily’s mother has slowly been losing herself to 
MS. When traditional treatment and other ther-
apies fail, it becomes clear that she wants to die. 
In Oregon, the Death with Dignity Act allows a 
patient to make the decision to end their own 
life. Now Lily, a high school sophomore, has to 
make an unimaginable choice: grant Mama’s re-
quest, or cling to her fading life for all it’s worth.
“Teen readers will find this novel both affecting and thought provoking as they 
identify with Lily’s agony and examine their own beliefs.” —VOYA
The Last Good Place of Lily Odilon
Sara Beitia  
9780738720685 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 312 pp . 
Lily Odilon—local wild child from a small Idaho 
town—has vanished after spending the night 
with her boyfriend, new kid Albert Morales. 
Now he is suspected in her disappearance. Albert 
and Lily’s prickly younger sister Olivia set out 
to discover what happened to her. Kidnapped? 
Runaway? Murder victim? The fast-paced narra-
tive jumps through three timelines—painting a 
startling picture of all three teens.
A 2011 YALSA Popular 
Paperback for Young 
Adults (Thrillers & Killers)
“Reminiscent of John Green’s Paper Towns (2008), this noir thriller hooks read-
ers with realistic dialogue, fully fleshed characters and plenty of twists. Terrific 
to the last, good page.” —Kirkus Reviews
“A journey well worth taking.” —Publishers Weekly
Pirouette
Robyn Bavati
9780738734811 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 312 pp . 
Simone was raised as a dancer, but she hates 
performing. Hannah loves nothing more than 
dancing, but her adoptive parents think it 
should only be a hobby. When the two girls meet 
at camp, they discover they’re identical twins. 
Choreographing a plan to switch places, they 
realize fooling their friends and family is more 
challenging than they expected. 
“Even readers less personally invested in dance can appreciate Bavati’s treat-
ment of newly discovered sisterhood and the twins’ Parent Trap
-like scheme.” 
Publishers Weekly
“The separated-at-birth story and plenty of grand pliés make for a winning 
combination.” —Booklist 
Dancing in the Dark
Robyn Bavati
9780738734774 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 336 pp . 
Ditty Cohen is passionate about ballet, but her 
Orthodox Jewish parents want her to focus on 
the teachings of the Torah and to marry at a 
young age according to their religious tradition. 
When Ditty secretly signs up for ballet lessons, 
she becomes entangled in a web of deceit and 
her two worlds threaten to collide.
“An excellent debut novel.” —School Library Journal
“It’s an intriguing glimpse into a singular culture.” —Publishers Weekly
“…readers will appreciate a young girl’s perspective on following a path her 
parents might not choose; dancers have a book to embrace.” —VOYA 
A 2014 Sydney Taylor 
Honor Book
Words and Their Meanings
Kate Bassett
9780738740294 • A $18 .95
Trade paperback original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 360 pp .
A gifted writer, seventeen-year-old Anna O’Mally 
is headed for the stars. Or she was until her un-
cle Joe died. Anna worshipped the ground Joe 
walked on . . . until she discovers that she didn’t 
know him as well as she thought she did.
A 2015 IPPY Award Gold Medalist (Young Adult Fiction)
“With a compelling voice and evocative prose, Kate Bassett establishes herself 
as an author to watch.” —Sara Zarr, author of Story of a Girl
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 “Bassett’s debut novel scores a hat-trick of literary merit in a strongly crafted 
and complex plot, deeply drawn characters with palpable grief, and beautifully 
woven and rich prose.” —School Library Journal
 (starred review)
“A heartbreaking and fantastic debut.” —VOYA
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Sirenz
Charlotte Bennardo and Natalie Zaman
9780738723198 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
Bickering frenemies Meg and Shar are doing 
some serious damage at a midnight sample sale 
when they find themselves arguing over a pair 
of shoes—with fatal consequences. One inno-
cent bystander later, the girls are suddenly at 
the mercy of Hades—god of the underworld. To 
make them atone for what they’ve done, Hades 
forces the teens to become special-assignment 
Sirens, luring to the Underworld any individual 
whose unholy contract is up.
“[F]unny and entertaining . . . Bennardo and Zaman are bringing the gods into 
the twenty-first century, and Meg and Shar get caught up in the fast-paced 
drama.” —Booklist
Sirenz: Back in Fashion
The Sirenz Series, Book 2 
Charlotte Bennardo and Natalie Zaman
9780738731872 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
When Shar tries on a ring from Hades, it acti-
vates an obscure contractual clause that puts 
Shar and Meg in Hades’ service once more. Shar 
is whisked away to the Underworld to prepare a 
ball for Persephone, while Meg is sent to retrieve 
the errant soul of spoiled rich girl Paulina Swan-
son and send her to the abyss.
I Am (Not) the Walrus
Ed Briant
9780738732466 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
As the singer and bass player for Lucky Twenty, 
a Beatles cover band, Toby wants to make it big. 
But Zach, Toby’s best friend, is convinced there’s 
a problem: Toby’s utter lack of mojo. How can 
he croon about love when he’s never even kissed 
a girl? So begins Toby’s quest for cred as a love-
struck singer. 
“Fast-paced, with authentic characters and a general air of good-natured fun, 
Briant’s story rings true and doesn’t disappoint.” —Publishers Weekly
“A light and entertaining rock-‘n’-roll romp.” —Kirkus Reviews
Faking Faith
Josie Bloss
9780738727578 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 240 pp . 
After a humiliating “sexting” incident, seven-
teen-year-old Dylan becomes a social outcast. 
Once she finds the blogs of home-schooled fun-
damentalist Christian girls, Dylan becomes fas-
cinated by their old-fashioned beliefs. Blogging 
as Faith, her devout alter ego, Dylan grows close 
to Abigail, the group’s queen bee.
“The novel illustrates how profoundly teenagers who seem to have nothing  
in common can connect and support each other, even as they choose very  
different paths.” —Publishers Weekly
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
A Junior Library Guild Selection
More Than Good Enough
Crissa-Jean Chappell
9780738736440 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 216 pp . 
Trent Osceola’s life is turned upside down when 
he moves to the Miccosukee reservation to live 
with his father. Reconnecting with a childhood 
friend for a film assignment, Trent starts to see 
himself through her eyes . . . and he’s not so sure 
he likes what he sees. 
2014 Florida Book Award for YA Literature (Silver Medal)
“Chappell renders the atmosphere of sweltering, swampy south Florida in all its 
grittiness, giving the novel a unique flavor.”—Booklist 
“Compelling and emotionally nuanced.” —Kirkus Reviews 
“Powerful and satisfying.” —Geoff Herbach, author of Nothing Special, winner of 
the 2013 Minnesota Book Award for Young People’s Literature
How Many Letters Are in Goodbye?
Yvonne Cassidy
9780738747453 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 432 pp .
March 2016
Rhea Farrell carries the scars of a childhood ac-
cident in which she lost her arm. But she also 
carries scars from the loss of her mother, her 
father’s drinking, and her confusion around her 
sexuality. Running away to New York, she turns 
to her mother through letters. 
“A heartbreaking story about the challenges of trusting, healing, and saying 
goodbye.” —School Library Journal
“An effective story delivered via a unique structure.” —Booklist
“Heavy and intense, this book will make readers confront their own senses of 
identity.” —Kirkus Reviews
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Narc
Crissa-Jean Chappell
9780738732473 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
Seventeen-year-old stoner Aaron Foster was 
offered a choice: go to jail or turn undercov-
er narc. To get close to the school’s biggest  
players, Aaron lies to everyone—including cute 
Morgan Baskin. Can he protect her from the 
drug bust planned for Halloween night without  
losing everything?
“Chappell does a great job of showing readers a gritty Miami most people 
don’t think about when they think of South Beach and sunshine, and populat-
ing it with realistic characters. Really great book.” 
—Trish Doller, author of Something Like Normal
What We Keep Is Not Always  
What Will Stay
Amanda Cockrell 
9780738726151 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 264 pp . 
Angie never thought much about God until 
things started getting weird—like the statue of 
St. Felix talking to her and Angie’s mother bust-
ing up her third marriage for no reason. Then 
there’s Jesse Francis, sent home from Afghani-
stan with his leg blown off.
“Cockrell has created an intriguing array of characters, including a wonderfully 
quirky, multigenerational extended family.” —VOYA
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 “An utterly engaging narrative with a witty and thoughtful protagonist.” 
The Bulletin of the Center for Children’s Books (starred review)
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
15 Days Without a Head
Dave Cousins
9780738736426 A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 312 pp . 
When his alcoholic mother doesn’t come home 
from work one night, Laurence Roach is terrified 
that child services will separate him from his 
brother. So Laurence keeps her disappearance 
secret while trying to track her down.
Winner of the SCBWI Crystal Kite Award for the UK
“[A] finely crafted debut that strikes a delicate balance between humor and 
pathos.” —Kirkus Reviews
 “A compelling story of Laurence’s struggles, with the darker subject matter 
balanced out by humorous undertones.” —Publishers Weekly
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
A Junior Library Guild Selection
Waiting for Gonzo
Dave Cousins
9780738741994 • A $16 .95
Trade paperback original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
Oz has a talent for trouble, but when a joke 
backfires at his new school, he attracts the atten-
tion of the school bully—and that’s just the be-
ginning. After causing an accident that puts his 
mom in the hospital, Oz isn’t popular at home, 
either. His older sister’s no help, but she has her 
own problem . . . one that’s growing bigger by 
the day.
“Cousins follows up his debut…with another tightly woven, heart- 
warming story.” —Kirkus Reviews
“A darkly comic story.” —Publishers Weekly
Beautiful Music for Ugly Children
Kirstin Cronn-Mills
9780738732510 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
Gabe has always identified as a boy, but he was 
born with a girl’s body. With his new public ac-
cess radio show gaining popularity, Gabe strug-
gles with romance, friendships, and parents. His 
entire future is threatened when several violent 
guys find out that Gabe the DJ is also Elizabeth 
from school.
Winner of the ALA Stonewall Book Award (Young Adult, 2014)
A 2014 IPPY Award Silver Medalist (GLBT Fiction)
A 2014 YALSA Top Ten Popular Paperback
A 2013 ALA Rainbow List Top Ten Title
Finalist for Foreword’s Best Book of the Year for Young Adult Fiction 
Lambda Literary Award finalist for LGBT Children’s/Young Adult
“A kind and satisfyingly executed portrait.” —Kirkus Reviews
Chasing AllieCat 
Rebecca Fjelland Davis 
9780738721309  • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
The summer turns exciting when Sadie Lester 
meets Allie—a spiky-haired off-road biker, who 
helps her train for the upcoming bike race. But 
then Allie mysteriously disappears after they 
discover a priest in the woods who’s badly beat-
en and near death.
A Junior Library Guild Selection
“[A] succinct, compelling story that combines romance, suspense, and the 
theme of overcoming challenges.” —Publishers Weekly
 “[An] engaging, increasingly gritty (also brutal) bike-centric mystery  
(and romance).” —Kirkus Reviews
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Then I Met My Sister 
Christine Hurley Deriso
9780738725819 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
Summer Stetson lives inside a shrine to her dead 
sister. Eclipsed by Shannon’s greatness, Summer 
feels like she’s a constant disappointment to ev-
eryone. All that changes when she receives a spe-
cial birthday gift: Shannon’s diary. Is this love-
struck, mom-bashing badass the same Shannon 
everyone raves about? 
“Deriso illuminates a complex family that, despite the faults of every  
member, emerges as strong and loving. An absorbing story teens will  
connect with.” —Kirkus Reviews
“[W]ill be enjoyed by fans of Sarah Dessen and girls who want a realistic 
drama, a bit of romance, and not an overload of angst.” —Booklist
Jump the Cracks 
Stacy DeKeyser 
9780738712741 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 216 pp . 
Fifteen-year old Victoria is fuming when her 
dad fails once again to be at the train station 
like he’s promised. When she sees a teen mother 
stash her bruised little boy in the train’s bath-
room and get off the train alone, Victoria makes 
a split-second decision. She boards the next 
train out of town—taking the toddler with her. 
First Place Winner – Connecticut Press Club’s 2009 Communication Award (YA Fiction)
I’ll Get There . It Better Be  
Worth the Trip .
40th Anniversary Edition 
John Donovan
9780738721347 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 240 pp
I’ll Get There. It Better Be Worth the Trip. is best 
known as the first teen novel to address homo-
sexuality. Set in 1969, Donovan’s seminal tale 
centers on Davy Ross, a lonely thirteen-year-old 
who moves to Manhattan to live with his es-
tranged mother. Then he meets a boy and expe-
riences something that changes his life. 
“This welcome fortieth-anniversary edition of a YA classic is an essential  
purchase for all libraries.” —VOYA
New York Times  
Best of 1969 Book List 
School Library Journal
 
Best of 1969 Book List 
Thirty Sunsets
Christine Hurley Deriso
9780738739915 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 240 pp .
For Forrest Shepherd, getting away to the fam-
ily’s beach house is the best part of the summer. 
But this year, Forrest’s relaxing vacation falls 
into turmoil as painful family secrets are re-
vealed. She finds solace in Scott, a guy she meets 
on the beach, and starts ignoring her friends’ 
warnings that Scott is a player . . . or worse.
“Deriso has a knack for families, filling them with flawed people who maintain 
their bonds with love.” —Kirkus Reviews
“A feel-good romance...that packs a big wallop.” —School Library Journal
The Culling
The Torch Keeper, Book 1
Steven dos Santos
9780738735375 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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16
 x 8 • 432 pp . 
Lucian “Lucky” Spark has been recruited for 
training by the Establishment, a totalitarian 
government. If a recruit fails any level of the vio-
lent training competitions, a family member is 
brutally killed . . . and the recruit has to choose 
which one. An undeniable attraction develops 
between Lucky and another recruit, Digory 
 
Tycho. But only one of them can survive.   
Named an ALA Rainbow List Top Ten Book (2014)
“A heart-pounding page turner.” —VOYA
Tragedy Girl
Christine Hurley Deriso
9780738747033 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
1
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 x 8 • 240 pp .
April 2016
Anne and Blake are perfect together. They both 
bring sob stories to the table: her parents died in 
a car wreck; his girlfriend drowned. But even as 
Anne starts to feel she’s finally found something 
good in all the tragedy, she can’t ignore signs that 
something’s not right with Blake.
“A deftly plotted psychological mystery.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Should appeal to fans of both April Henry’s thrillers and Sarah Dessen’s real-
istic romances.” —Booklist
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The Sowing
The Torch Keeper, Book 2
Steven dos Santos
9780738735405 • A $16 .95 
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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16
 x 8 • 408 pp . 
When Lucian “Lucky” Spark is caught attempting 
to assassinate members of the Establishment—
including his former lover, Cassius —Lucky finds 
himself facing the worst kind of punishment. It’s 
Recruitment season. And this time, instead of 
choosing who will die, Lucky will be an Incentive, 
a sacrificial lamb on the wrong side of the Estab-
lishment’s brutal competition. 
“Revels in plot twists and big reveals . . . expect many readers to devour this 
installment in one sitting.” —VOYA
This is What I Want to Tell You
Heather Duffy Stone 
9780738735405 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5 x 7 • 240 pp . 
When my brother and my best friend fell in love—that 
was the end of everything I knew.
Fraternal twins Nadio and Noelle share a close 
connection—and as Noelle’s best friend, Keeley 
Shipley fit perfectly into their world. But every-
thing changes when Nadio falls in love with 
Keeley. This is the deeply moving story of how 
secrets can consume a friendship—and how love 
can heal it. 
“A sharp writer, Stone’s central triangle of relationships is both strong and 
universal, and her details are authentic.” —Booklist
“Stone does a good job of voicing the angst and confused feelings of the twins 
in this appealing rite-of-passage story.” —VOYA
These Gentle Wounds
Helene Dunbar
9780738740270 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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16
 x 8 • 312 pp .
Five years after his mother killed herself and 
three of his siblings, Gordie lives with his half-
brother Kevin. It is an ideal arrangement, until 
Gordie’s absentee father comes back into the 
picture, demanding a place in his life. Now the 
only one who can help Gordie is himself . . . if he 
can confront the past and take back his future.
“A heartbreaking novel.” —VOYA
How to Ruin a Summer Vacation
Book 1
 
Simone Elkeles 
9 9780738709611 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original •  5
3
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 x 8 • 240  pp .
Amy is a spoiled American teenager with an at-
titude to match her Jimmy Choo slides. When 
her estranged father drags her to Israel to meet a 
family she’s never known, one hilarious humilia-
tion after another tests Amy’s fierce spirit. 
A 2007 Silver Medal IPPY Winner in Multicultural Fiction  
(Independent Publishers Book Awards)
Voted #3 on YALSA’s Teen Top Ten (2007)
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
What Remains
Helene Dunbar
9780738744308 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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16
 x 8 • 264 pp .
After a terrible accident, Cal Ryan loses his prom-
ising baseball career and Lizzie, one of his best 
friends. Everyone expects him to pick up the piec-
es and move on, but all that remains for Cal is an 
overwhelming sense that her death was his fault. 
Cal thought he could overcome any obstacle. But 
grief might be the one exception.
“Recommended to fans of tragic love stories à la John Green and Rainbow Row-
ell.” —VOYA
How to Ruin My Teenage Life 
Book 2
Simone Elkeles 
9780738710198 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
Amy has a new step-dad, a new step-sib on the 
way, and a new living situation with her dad in 
Chicago. Is everyone conspiring to ruin her life?
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
A 2008 Gold Medal IPPY Winner in Multicultural Fiction  
(Independent Publishers Book Awards)
An Association of Jewish Libraries Notable Book for Teen Readers (2008)
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How to Ruin Your Boyfriend’s  
Reputation 
Book 3
Simone Elkeles 
9780738718798 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 264 pp .
Amy’s jetting to the Holy Land this summer to 
vist her boyfriend Avi who’s in the Israeli army. 
Two weeks at a military training base (her grand-
mother’s idea) turns out to be pure hell . . . and 
only gets worse when the team leader is Avi. 
“A multidimensional coming-of-age story.” —RT Book Reviews
“A great read-alike for fans of Meg Cabot, Melissa Kantor, and  
Sarah Dessen.” —VOYA
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
Nothing
Robin Friedman
9780738713045 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5 x 7 • 240 pp
Includes an interview with the author
Seventeen-year-old Parker Rabinowitz is wealthy, 
smart, and drop-dead handsome. He’s got just 
one problem: bulimia. Parker’s sister Danielle 
is the only one who seems to notice what’s hap-
pening behind her brother’s perfect-seeming ex-
terior, as he disappears into a world of deception 
and desperation. 
A 2010 YALSA Popular Paperback for Young Adults
ForeWord Magazine 2008 Book of the Year Award—Bronze Medalist (Young Adult)
A 2009 Sydney Taylor Award Notable Book for Teens
“A quiet, lyric look at the price of perfection. Moving.” —Kirkus Reviews
Leaving Paradise
Book 1
Simone Elkeles  
9780738710181 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 312 pp . 
One fateful night, Caleb Becker left a party 
drunk and crashed into Maggie Armstrong. The 
past year has been hospitals and physical ther-
apy for Maggie, juvenile detention for Caleb. 
Now they must return to their lives and face the 
town—and each other. 
2015 YALSA Popular Paperback
A Book Sense Children’s Pick List Title
“Elkeles writes convincingly about family tensions, retreating from painful 
reality, and teens outgrowing their old skins.” —School Library Journal 
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
Return to Paradise
Book 2
Simone Elkeles  
9780738718682 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 312 pp . 
Maggie and Caleb just went through the worst 
year of their lives. Hit by a car and starting 
life over with a limp, Maggie never thought 
she would forgive Caleb. But she did—and fell 
in love. What they shared was real. But Caleb 
wanted to be free from the past—and a terrible  
secret: he wasn’t the one who hit Maggie. So he 
left Paradise—and Maggie—forever. 
“Elkeles gives readers a thoroughly satisfying novel and much to think 
about.” —School Library Journal
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
A 2011 YALSA Quick Pick 
for Reluctant YA Readers
Winner of the 2010 RT 
Book Reviews Reviewers’ 
Choice Award for Best 
Young Adult Novel
Pieces of Us
Margie Gelbwasser
9780738721644 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 336 pp . 
Every summer, four young adults from two fami-
lies reunite in the Catskills. It’s an idyllic break 
from school, parents, and other troubles. Katie 
and Alex hope to preserve their fragile romance 
by keeping their home lives secret and separate 
from the blissful summers. Disaster strikes when 
a damning video of Katie surfaces, sending all 
four teenagers to a precarious breaking point.
“Suspenseful, disturbing and emotionally fraught, a strong novel for a strong 
stomach.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Painfully believable.” —Publishers Weekly
Katana
A Katana Novel, Book 1
Cole Gibsen
9780738730400 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 384 pp .
Rileigh Martin can’t explain her new incredible 
fighting skills. Turns out she’s harboring the 
spirit of an ancient samurai warrior. Attacked by 
ninjas, Rileigh has no choice but to master the 
katana, a deadly Japanese sword. But she would 
rather be breaking hearts than breaking bones—
and she’s falling fast for a handsome martial 
arts instructor. 
“Prepare yourself for a smart, sassy heroine, and seriously swoony  
romance . . . with a little butt-kicking thrown in for good measure.” 
—Antony John, author of 2011 Schneider Family  
Book Award-winning Five Flavors of Dumb
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
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Senshi
A Katana Novel, Book 2
Cole Gibsen
9780738732619 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 384 pp .
After learning she is a reincarnated samurai 
and nearly getting killed (several times), Rileigh 
Martin decides to put her warrior life on hold 
to focus on her senior year of high school. But 
a reincarnated female ninja has other plans—in-
cluding destroying the world. When evil ninja 
assailants nearly kill Rileigh and kidnap her 
best friend, she must choose between saving the 
world and saving him. 
“Alternating time lines…keep the story moving, with Rileigh tossing pithy quips 
Buffy-style and delivering kickass action.” —Booklist
Shinobi
A Katana Novel, Book 3
Cole Gibsen
9780738739113 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
Reincarnated samurai Rileigh Martin is overjoyed 
when her boyfriend, Kim, regains his memories. 
But the celebration is short-lived when Rileigh’s 
enemy Sumi attacks and they switch bodies. 
Now Rileigh must track down the vengeful ninja  
before she’s stuck in Sumi’s body forever.
“A swift tale of romance for the young teen with a warrior heart.”
 —Kirkus Reviews
Burn
Heath Gibson
9780738730950 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 264 pp . 
William Tucker loves being a volunteer firefight-
er. After he rescues his crush, she undergoes a 
profound transformation for the better. He may 
not be able to meet his father’s expectations or 
protect his gay brother, but for those who need 
a second chance at life, William isn’t afraid 
to light the match—and become the hero the  
town needs.
“Gibson pens authentic Southern, small-town teenspeak and settings that add 
fuel to the fires of William’s life. Compelling reading.” —Kirkus Reviews
But I Love Him
Amanda Grace
9780738725949 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 264 pp . 
At the beginning of senior year, Ann was a smil-
ing, straight-A student with friends and a fu-
ture. Then she met a haunted young man named 
Connor. Only she can heal his emotional scars; 
only he could make her feel so loved—and need-
ed. By graduation, her life has become a danger-
ous high wire act. Just one mistake could trigger 
Connor’s rage, a violent storm damaging every-
thing—and everyone—in its path. 
“Heartbreaking but ultimately hopeful, this is a riveting read that has the 
power to help young women in Ann’s situation.” —Booklist
“[P]owerful and compulsively readable.” —Kirkus Reviews
In Too Deep
Amanda Grace
9780738726007 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 240 pp . 
All I wanted to do that night was make a play for 
Carter Davis. His heartless rejection was morti-
fying, but people got the wrong idea when they 
saw me leaving his bedroom, crying. That’s how 
rumors of rape started. Now people are taking 
sides and the school has become a war zone—
forcing me to make a terrible choice.
“Suspenseful . . . honest and constantly interesting.” —Kirkus Reviews
“[A]n easy, engrossing, uncomplicated but not oversimplified read that will  
be enjoyed by male and female readers who like reading about relationships  
and school culture.” —VOYA
A Junior Library Guild Selection
The Truth About You & Me
Amanda Grace
9780738736242 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 264 pp . 
Madelyn is smart for her age, so she’s taking 
classes at community college, earning credits for 
high school and college simultaneously. Her biol-
ogy professor is funny, hot, and oh so interested. 
She knows that if she told him she’s only sixteen, 
their relationship would be over. So Madelyn 
makes a simple decision: She won’t tell him.
“Recommended for fans of ‘forbidden love’ stories.” —School Library Journal
“Grace . . . treats delicate issues with honesty and control.”
Publishers Weekly
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Shallow Pond
Alissa Grosso
9780738730714 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 336 pp .
Babie Bunting is constantly mistaken for her sib-
lings, but she’s determined not to end up like her 
family. She doesn’t plan to stick around Shallow 
Pond after graduation, and she certainly won’t 
be ruined by a broken heart. When her oldest sis-
ter comes down with a mysterious illness—some-
thing more serious than “love sickness”—Babie 
starts investigating their mother’s death.
Ferocity Summer
Alissa Grosso
9780738730707  • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
Scilla Davis must soon stand trial for her in-
volvement in a deadly speedboat accident. With 
the possibility of conviction looming, life seems 
utterly hopeless. An FBI agent—eager to crack 
down on a dangerous new drug sweeping the na-
tion—offers her a way out of this nightmare. Can 
Scilla betray her drug-dealing boyfriend to save  
herself?
“This book is definitely for the oldest of the teen audience with intense  
language and sexuality, and adult readers will devour it as well . . .  
Recommended.” —VOYA
My Life from Air Bras to Zits
Barbara Haworth-Attard
9780738714837 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
“Let’s buy you some boobs.” Teresa Tolliver is 
starting tenth grade with the “womanly profile” 
she’s always wanted. Coping with her plummet-
ing social status at school, a bridezilla sister at 
home, and a grandfather who’s showing early 
signs of dementia, Theresa wishes her new air bra 
could somehow lift her self confidence, as well. 
“Highly recommended.” —Canadian Review of Materials
“Although laugh-packed, the heart of this endearing, but definitely not sappy, 
novel is Teresa’s evolving family relationships, which challenge her to grow up 
quickly.” —Kirkus Reviews
“A book for chick-lit fans who want more intelligence than fluff.” 
ForeWord Reviews
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No One Needs to Know
Amanda Grace
9780738736259 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 240 pp . 
When Olivia’s twin brother, Liam, starts dating, 
she tries to drive away his girlfriends in an effort 
to get her best friend back. But she meets her 
match in Zoey, Liam’s latest fling. A call-it-like-
she-sees-it kind of girl, Zoey sees right through 
Olivia’s tricks and they fall for each other. 
2016 Rainbow Book List Pick
“A surprisingly sweet take on two girls falling in love.” —School Library Journal
“A no nonsense gracefully handled romance about girls who just happen  
to love girls.” —Booklist
Of Scars and Stardust
Andrea Hannah
9780738740829 • A $16 .95
Trade paperback original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 336 pp .
Claire Graham ran away from a tragedy that still 
haunts her. But when she learns that her sister, 
Ella, has gone missing, Claire decides to return 
to Amble, Ohio, and face what happened there. 
Determined to find Ella, Claire turns to Grant 
Buchanan, the soft-spoken boy from her past 
who, like Claire, has secrets he guards closely.
“An intriguing puzzle of a book.” —Kirkus Reviews
“This psychological thriller reads like a Robert Cormier version of Twilight.” 
Booklist
The Boy Meets Girl Massacre  
(Annotated)
Ainslie Hogarth
9780738744728 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
1
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4
 x 8 • 288 pp .
When a party commemorating the anniversary 
of a gruesome killing at the infamous Boy Meets 
Girl Inn ends in a bloodbath, Noelle Dixon’s di-
ary becomes the key piece of evidence. But the 
cryptic entries suggest there’s more to the bizarre 
case than can be rationally explained.
“This strange, incredibly grisly story will likely thrill teenagers and horrify their  
parents.” —Foreword Reviews
“Grim, gross, and smart, this title will satisfy hard-core horror fans.”
—School Library Journal
“Hogarth delivers in bringing what amounts to a summer slasher flick to the 
page.” —Publishers Weekly
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Sometimes Never,  
Sometimes Always
Elissa Janine Hoole
9780738737225 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 360 pp .
When Cassandra Randall’s religious parents 
stifle her creativity in English class, she secretly 
creates a tarot-inspired advice blog. As her blog 
spirals into a cyber-bullying crisis, Cass wants 
to protect the victim, the way she protect her 
brother from the homophobes at church. 
 
But what will it take for her to tell the truth?
The Lonely
Ainslie Hogarth
9780738741338 • A $16 .95
Trade paperback original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
After she discovers The Terrible Thing, Eas-
ter Deetz goes looking for her sister but ends 
up pinned under a giant boulder with her legs 
crushed into tomato paste. Bored, disappoint-
ed, and thoroughly dismembered, Easter lies in 
The Woods with only sinister squirrels to keep 
her company, making it very difficult for her to 
think in peace. 
“Dark and daring, this memorable debut should appeal to teens with a black 
sense of humor.” —Booklist
“Some teens will revel in this surreal world full of gruesome humor.” —VOYA
The Memory Jar
Elissa Janine Hoole
9780738747316 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
1
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4
 x 8 • 336 pp .
April 2016
Since the accident, Taylor’s memory has been 
fuzzy. Who knows what her boyfriend, Scott, will 
remember when he comes out of the coma. Will 
he remember that Taylor was driving the snow-
mobile? Will he remember the engagement ring? 
Her pregnancy? Will he remember that she tried 
to break up with him?
H
 “An intricately crafted story of teen pregnancy helmed by a bold, achingly real 
protagonist determined to decide her own fate.” 
Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
H
 “Heartbreaking and hopeful.” —Booklist (starred review)
Skyship Academy:
     Strikeforce
Skyship Academy, Book 3
Nick James
9780738736372 • A $16 .95 
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 360 pp . 
Earth is under attack by the alien Authority 
from the planet Haven. Cassius and his brother 
Jesse are the keys to defending Earth. But the 
enemy’s new weapon sends the resistance into 
turmoil. Alliances shift, traitors are revealed, 
and soon Earth’s last chance at salvation lies in 
the hands of one brother who must make the 
ultimate sacrifice.
“An adrenaline packed conclusion to the Skyship Academy series.” —VOYA
Skyship Academy:
     Crimson Rising
Skyship Academy, Book 2
Nick James
9780738723426 • A $16 .95 
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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16
 x 8 • 360 pp . 
Pearlbreaker Jesse Fisher is on a mission to 
free as many Drifters as he can—ignoring the 
direct orders of Captain Alkine. When Jesse is 
mysteriously freed from the Skyship brig, he 
rescues Cassius from Theo, Madame’s newest 
protégé. With Skyship agents in hot pursuit,  
Cassius and Jesse learn they are the children of 
Haven rebels, sent to Earth to continue the bat-
tle against Haven’s totalitarian regime.
Skyship Academy:
     The Pearl Wars
Skyship Academy, Book 1
Nick James
9780738723419 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 384 pp . 
A devastated Earth’s last hope is found in Pearls: 
orbs from space that can power entire cities. 
The Skyship dwellers—political dissidents who 
live in the Earth’s stratosphere—are battling 
the corrupt Surface government to control the 
Pearls. Everything changes when an unexpected 
encounter between a Skyship brat and a young 
Surface operative triggers remarkable and dan-
gerous powers in the two enemies.
“[R]eluctant readers will find plenty of entertainment . . . Readers who  
require more depth to their post-apocalyptic epics will be satisfied as well.” 
VOYA
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The Fires of New SUN
A Blending Time Novel, Book 2
Michael Kinch
9780738730769 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
In this thrilling sequel to The Blending Time
Nswibe refugees take refuge at a New SUN out-
post, which later sustains a crippling ’gade at-
tack. Survival is vital—defeat would mean slavery, 
death, and the end of the Blender program, Af-
rica’s last hope. Jaym, Reya, and D’Shay must re-
unite the splintered factions and mount a daring  
counterattack. 
“For some great action, this can’t be beat.” —Kirkus Reviews
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
The Blending Time
A Blending Time Novel, Book 1  
Michael Kinch
9780738720678 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 264 pp . 
Turning seventeen in the year 2054 means it’s 
time for Global Alliance work, ranging from 
backbreaking drudgery to deadly canal labor. 
Three “s’teeners” chosen to be blenders—whose 
task is to help repopulate Africa—believe they’re 
lucky. But they soon learn otherwise. 
“Entertaining, credible, scary, and memorable.” —VOYA
“Full of action, this is a compelling, realistic and exciting thriller for more  
mature young readers.” —Kirkus Reviews
“[W]ill draw reluctant readers who enjoy action and adventure.” —Booklist
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Pure Red
Danielle Joseph
9780738727431 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 240 pp . 
Orange is for energy, pink means love, and I, 
Cassia Bernard, do solemnly swear to find pure 
red—my passion—this summer. I’m giving bas-
ketball a chance. But what I really want to score 
this summer is Graham Hadley—a.k.a. Cute-
butt. Then when Dad agrees to mentor Graham 
with his art project, all of Cutebutt’s attention 
is on him—leaving me feeling as colorless as the  
Miami sky on a rainy day.
“Joseph’s third novel has much in common with her first two—strong teen girl 
protagonists who are straightforwardly dealing with real-life issues.” 
VOYA
Paranoia 
The Night Walkers, Book 2
J . R . Johansson
9780738740188 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 336 pp .
Parker Chipp is learning to master his abilities 
as a Watcher. But as he trains, his alter ego does 
everything it can to destroy his life. Even as it 
spins him out of control, Parker must face a 
worse threat. The Takers are forcing his chemist 
father to create an immortality pill, and Parker 
must enter their realm to rescue him.
“Highly unique premise and thrilling plot.” —VOYA
“A worthy sequel to an imaginative new series.” —Kirkus Reviews
Insomnia
The Night Walkers, Book 1
J . R . Johansson
9780738735931 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 360 pp .
Instead of sleeping, Parker Chipp enters the 
dream of the last person he’s had eye contact 
with. His exhaustion is crippling. Then he meets 
Mia, whose calm dreams allow him blissful rest. 
He must go to bizarre lengths to catch Mia’s eye 
every day.
“Creates a real sense of tension, anticipation, and dread.”—ForeWord Reviews
“Keep[s] pulses pounding.” —Kirkus Reviews
“A suspenseful mystery.” —School Library Journal
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
Whitney Award Finalist 
(2014)
Mania
J . R . Johansson
9780738744315 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 408 pp .
With an attack by the body-stealing Takers immi-
nent, Jack and Parker must put aside their grief 
and track down the ingredients of their father’s 
formula—one that will rein in the power-hungry 
Takers—to keep their family and friends out of 
danger. Their only hope lies in a riddle where 
each brother unknowingly possesses a piece of 
the solution.
“[Mania] is exciting and highly addictive, and the entire series boasts an  
original plot with compelling, dynamic characters.” —VOYA
“A thrilling adventure and satisfying end.”—Deseret News
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The Rebels of New SUN
A Blending Time Novel, Book 3
Michael Kinch
9780738731513 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
Jaym, Reya, and D’shay infiltrate the capital city 
in their first offensive strike aimed at returning 
power to the people. But under the threat of 
torture in the Snakepit—a prison where no one 
leaves alive—the New SUN rebels must evade 
robohounds, dragonfly drones, and GlobeTran 
cops to secure freedom for the people once and 
for all.
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Bloodborn
An Other Novel, Book 2
Karen Kincy
9780738719207 • A $16 .95
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Brock Koeman always hated werewolves. While 
trying to trap a werewolf pack, he was attacked 
and bitten—becoming what he has always feared 
and despised. Now Brock is fighting a terrible 
urge to transform. When werewolves kidnap 
him and the girl he loves, Brock discovers what 
it means to be Other—and the life that awaits 
him if he can ever accept his fate.
“A bridge between paranormals and boys’ realism about thugs and delin-
quents, reminiscent of Neal Shusterman’s Dark Fusion: Red Rider’s Hood
 
(2005).” —Kirkus Reviews
Other 
Karen Kincy 
9780738719191 • A $16 .95
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Gwen Williams is a modern teenager . . . and 
a shapeshifter—a secret that’s getting hard to 
hide. Now there’s a new werewolf pack in town 
and Others are getting killed. In the midst of 
terrible danger, Gwen meets a cute Japanese fox 
spirit. Can she find the courage to embrace her 
true self and find the killer—before she becomes 
the next victim? 
“Gwen is extremely likable as the impulsive, conflicted heroine.” —Booklist
“This who-done-it is an unusual blend of mystery and fantasy, starring original 
characters not often featured in modern urban fantasy for teens.”  
—Annette Curtis Klaus, author of Blood and Chocolate
A 2011 YALSA Top Ten 
Foxfire
An Other Novel, Book 3
Karen Kincy
9780738730578 • A $16 .95
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Tavian has never forgotten his real mother, a 
shapeshifting Japanese fox spirit like himself, 
who abandoned him. On a trip to Japan, his 
homeland, he discovers that she’s alive. Find-
ing her in Tokyo’s seamy underworld may be his 
only chance to beat back the vicious dog spirits 
stalking him and his girlfriend Gwen—and sur-
viving a magical illness eroding his human side.
“An enjoyable, mystical coming-of-age, complete with quick getaways, mo-
torcycle chases and no distraction from the already-established, comfortable 
romance.” —Kirkus Reviews
If You Wrong Us
Dawn Klehr
9780738745992 • A $18 .95
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Becca and Johnny plot revenge after a car crash 
steals the lives of two people they love. In an 
upside-down world where love and hate become 
one, Becca and Johnny find themselves grappling 
with the truth. 
“A thoroughly enjoyable read.” —VOYA
“An intricate psychological page-turner that . . . reads like Gone Girl through a 
teen lens.” —Kirkus Reviews
“The climactic showdown is gripping, and the path to it has plenty of grim 
twists and turns to hold readers’ attention.” —Publishers Weekly
The Cutting Room Floor
Dawn Klehr
9780738738048 • A $16 .95
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When seventeen-year-old Riley Frost is dumped 
and outed, she swears off romance and vows to 
solve the murder of her favorite teacher. But Ri-
ley’s best friend, budding filmmaker Desmond 
Brandt, loves her, and he’s secretly blackmailing 
her friends. Will his web of lies destroy both of 
their lives?
“A distinctive thriller.” —Kirkus Reviews
 “Will hold the reader’s attention until the final credits roll.” —Booklist
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Charmed Vengeance
The Aether Chronicles, Book 2
Suzanne Lazear
9780738733029 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 408 pp . 
Returning to the mortal realm after being for-
bidden from seeing her Faerie Prince boyfriend 
V, Noli joins the crew of her brother’s air- 
pirate ship, the Vixen’s Revenge. There she dis-
covers that her brother has hired the scallywag 
Faerie, Kevighn Silver. Meanwhile, the Earth 
Court King plans to find a secret artifact that 
will bring destruction to everyone Noli loves.
“Lazear’s second Aether Chronicles title is a thrilling, non-stop read . . . with 
strong action and lots of angst.” —RT Book Reviews
“A wonderful steampunk adventure.” —Booklist Online
Fragile Destiny 
The Aether Chronicles, Book 3
Suzanne Lazear
9780738739861 • A $16 .95
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In an effort to keep the Otherworld from fall-
ing into darkness, Noli and her true love V plot 
the daring theft of a jewel Ciarán, the dark king, 
needs to rebuild a powerful relic. But Ciarán 
is not easily defeated. He sets a plan in motion 
for a showdown that will decide who rules the  
Otherworld once and for all.
“Lazear’s romance-filled steampunk adventure continues with this rollicking 
chapter.” —School Library Journal
“The Aether Chronicles give us a fine steampunk ride right through the trilogy’s 
denouement.” —Booklist 
Innocent Darkness
The Aether Chronicles, Book 1
Suzanne Lazear
9780738732480 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 408 pp . 
In this steampunk faerie tale, Noli Braddock 
takes a flying car out for a joyride and ends up 
in reform school. There, an innocent wish sum-
mons Kevighn, a handsome man who takes Noli 
to the Realm of Faerie. But this isn’t a rescue. 
Kevighn wants to use Noli as a blood sacrifice to 
restore his dying world. 
“In addition to creating an intriguing world and cast, Lazear weaves real  
substance into her story.” —Publishers Weekly
Redemption
Véronique Launier
9780738730745 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 360 pp . 
For five hundred years, Guillaume de Rouen ex-
isted as a gargoyle perched atop an old Montreal 
church, protecting a lineage of witches. When 
Aude Vanier accidently releases him, Guillau-
me shifts into a seventeen-year-old human boy 
and sets off to learn about Aude and her power. 
Spending time together only raises more ques-
tions—about her heritage, a native Mohawk 
prophecy, and an unearthly magic threatening 
their city.
Love Drugged
James Klise 
9780738721750 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 312 pp . 
Fifteen-year old Jamie Bates will do anything to 
hide the fact that he’s gay. Could an experimen-
tal new drug that’s supposed to “cure” his at-
traction to guys be the answer?
“One of, to my mind, the finest young adult novels. Fabulous.” —Rick Kogan, 
host of The Sunday Papers
 on WGN-AM in Chicago
 “Told with a dark sense of humor, the novel gives readers a firsthand look at 
the pressures closeted gay teens can face.” —Chicago Tribune
A 2011 ALA Stonewall Honor Book
A Lambda Literary Award Finalist (LGBT Children’s/Young Adult)
Hardwired
Trisha Leaver and Lindsay Currie
9780738742267 • A $18 .95
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When Lucas tested positive for the warrior gene—
a genetic abnormality believed to predispose 
humans toward violence—he was shipped off 
to a government facility called the Bake Shop. 
Then the van transporting him home is forced 
off the road by radicals who insist there’s more 
going on at the facility. To find the truth and 
save his friend, Lucas infiltrates the Bake Shop’s  
inner sanctum. 
 “This fast-paced, not-so-distant dystopian futuristic tale will appeal to teen 
readers. A must-have for libraries seeking dystopian futures.”
—School Library Journal
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Creed
Trisha Leaver and Lindsay Currie
9780738740805 • A $16 .95
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When their car breaks down, Dee, her boy-
friend Luke, and his brother Mike take refuge 
in a seemingly abandoned town called Purity 
Springs. The town’s inhabitants appear the next 
morning, and Dee, Luke, and Mike find them-
selves at the mercy of the charismatic leader who 
plans to make Dee his new wife.
“A straight-ahead, cover-your-ears tale of terror that grows more nihilistic and 
grueling by the page.” —Booklist 
“A suspenseful and sporadically gory thriller.” —Publishers Weekly 
Zeroboxer
Fonda Lee
9780738743387 • A $18 .95
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Carr Luka is a rising star in the weightless 
combat sport called zeroboxing. But Carr gets 
involved with a far-reaching criminal scheme, 
threatening his budding relationship with his 
marketing strategist. 
2016 YALSA Top Ten Quick Pick for Reluctant Readers
 “A superior sci-fi outing.”—Kirkus Reviews
“This gripping sci-fi novel will have teens screaming for a sequel.”
School Library Journal
 “Lee’s debut is an intense, smart, action-packed read.”—VOYA 
A Junior Library Guild Selection
Backward Glass
David Lomax
9780738737515 • A $16 .95
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In 1977, Kenny Maxwell finds the mummified 
body of a baby in his family’s old Victorian 
home. Then a mysterious girl introduces Kenny 
to a mirror that allows him to travel in time. 
Kenny and his new friends—the “mirror kids”—
discover that Prince Harming, a dangerous fig-
ure, is hunting them.
H
 “Intricate, lusciously creepy paranormal mystery.”
 —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“This debut novel will leave readers eager for more.” —Booklist
“Debut novelist Lomax handles the plot’s complexities with skill.” 
Publishers Weekly
Cleopatra Ascending
A Shadow’s Edge Novel, Book 2
Maureen Lipinski
9780738731933 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
Rhea Spencer feels like a normal teenager—even 
if she is the reincarnation of Cleopatra. All that 
changes on Rhea’s sixteenth birthday, when a 
hot representative of the secret Order of Antony 
shows up. Together, they travel to Egypt to stop 
a dark cabal of Octavians from unleashing a 
devastating magical force.
“Rhea is both an entertaining narrator and a compelling heroine, whom read-
ers will increasingly enjoy rooting for . . . ” —Kirkus Reviews
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Secret of the Sevens
Lynn Lindquist
9780738744049 • A $18 .95
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Decades ago, the original members of the Society 
of Seven murdered the Singer school’s founder 
and then perished in the fire they lit to hide the 
evidence. When Talan Michaels accepts a myste-
rious invitation to join a group calling itself the 
Sevens, he expects pranks, parties, and perks. In-
stead, he becomes tangled in web of lies someone 
will kill to keep hidden.
“Conspiracy, loyalty, secrets, oaths, lies, and riddles flourish, making this  
the perfect book for readers who love to untangle mysteries by puzzling  
it out.” —Booklist 
Hero Worship
Christopher E . Long
9780738739090 • A $16 .95
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Ever since becoming an IWP—Individual with 
Powers—Marvin Maywood has dreamed of join-
ing the Core, a group of gifted heroes who save 
lives and stop crimes. But because he’s a home-
less teenager who is forbidden to use his amazing 
powers, wanting and achieving that dream are 
two very separate things.
“Loaded with action and moral ambiguity, this is a classic superhero story with 
noir sensibilities.” —Booklist
“This is a superhero story for the post-punk era: Live fast, die young, and take 
over the world.” —Kirkus Reviews
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The Iron Witch 
The Iron Witch Series, Book 1
Karen Mahoney 
9780738725826 • A $16 .95
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The child of alchemists, Donna Underwood 
feels cursed by her magical heritage. When she 
was seven, a horrific fey attack killed her father 
and drove her mother mad. But when the dark-
est outcasts of Faerie—the vicious wood elves—
abduct her best friend, Donna must accept her 
role in the centuries old war between the hu-
mans and the fey.  
“Dark and beautiful, sensual and dangerous, utterly enthralling.” 
 —Richelle Mead, New York Times
 & USA Today bestselling author
“This story has it all for fans of (sub)urban: vicious adversaries, devoted friend-
ship and first romance.” —Kirkus Reviews
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The Stone Demon 
The Iron Witch Series, Book 3
Karen Mahoney
9780738733401 • A $16 .95
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If alchemist’s apprentice Donna Underwood 
can’t recreate the Philosopher’s Stone, the world 
will be plunged into a devastating modern-day 
Dark Age.
“This engrossing series conclusion does justice to its kick-ass heroine,  
her funny sidekick and a vulnerable romantic interest.” —Kirkus Reviews
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The Wood Queen 
The Iron Witch Series, Book 2
Karen Mahoney 
9780738726625 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 336 pp .
Donna Underwood is facing an alchemist tribu-
nal for stealing the elixir of life when her ailing 
mother takes a turn for the worse. Aliette, the 
Wood Queen, offers her a deal: if Donna can use 
her powers to open the door to Faerie and send 
the wood elves home, Aliette will free her mother 
from the elven curse that has shattered her mind.
“If you like Fae, magic, alchemy and the young adult genre, this series will hold 
your attention and not let go.” —USA Today’s
 “Happily Ever After” blog
“An exciting installment in this fantasy series.” —Kirkus Reviews
 
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Sweet Unrest
Lisa Maxwell
9780738740812 • A $16 .95
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Lucy Aimes can’t explain her dreams. Dark and 
familiar, they are filled with people she shouldn’t 
know, but does. When her family moves to New 
Orleans, Lucy is drawn into the city’s mystical 
undercurrent to search for answers.
2016 South Carolina Book Awards Finalist
“A well-written, spellbinding, and informative story that teen readers (and 
adults) are sure to snap up.” —School Library Journal
“A tale of magic, murder and romance in the steamy South.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Maxwell’s debut proves her to be a talented wordsmith.” —Publishers Weekly
Dating Down
Stefanie Lyons
9780738743370 • A $16 .95
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Told in waves of poetry, Dating Down is a portrait  
of the exhilaration and pain of a fractious 
 
first love.
“Told in musical poignant verse, Sam’s story is lyrical 
and heartwrenching.” —Booklist
“Gritty, lyrical, often heart-stopping verse.” 
—Stasia Ward Kehoe, author of Audition
“Lyons perfectly captures the sizzle and pop poetry of an electric first love.” 
—Kristen Smith, author of Trinkets
, screenwriter for Clueless and 10 Things I 
Hate About You
“A fast, freefalling read that’s difficult to put down.” 
—Jessica Machado, associate editor of Rolling Stone
Gathering Deep
Lisa Maxwell
9780738745428 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 336 pp .
Chloe Sabourin’s world was turned upside down 
when she learned that the unspeakable murders 
in her native New Orleans were committed by her 
own mother. Now, a new series of ritualistic kill-
ings suggests that she’s at it again.
“Maxwell’s mixture of past and present, dreams and reality, speech and 
telepathy is immersive and delirious. . . . Offers psychological melodrama and 
ghoulish thrills.” —Kirkus Reviews 
“Fans of gothic horror will eagerly flock to this spooky sequel.”—Booklist
“A stunningly intricate and fascinating masterpiece.” —VOYA
“Maxwell’s novel excels in its heady, Southern-drenched mood.”
—School Library Journal
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The Violet Hour
Whitney A . Miller
9780738737218 • A $16 .95
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Harlow Wintergreen, daughter of the leader of a 
cultish group, has a dark and dangerous secret. 
She hears a voice in her head that seems to have 
a mind of its own. When people start dying, Har-
low must expose her secret to the boy she loves 
and face the monster within her . . . or else be 
consumed by it.
“Takes readers on a dark, delicious thrill ride . . . This gripping debut  
establishes Whitney Miller as an author to watch.” 
—Gwenda Bond, author of The Woken Gods
“Miller’s debut comes out of nowhere, packed with wild gore, unusual 
 
settings, and characters way off the YA beaten path.” —Booklist
The Crimson Gate
Whitney A . Miller
9 9780738742045 • A $16 .95
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Harlow Wintergreen has just been named the 
new Matriarch of VisionCrest, but there’s one 
big problem: the real Harlow is trapped inside 
a Cambodian temple, and her double, the evil 
Isiris, is masquerading as her. Now initiated as 
the organization’s leader, Isiris intends to un-
leash a deadly super-virus aimed at ridding the 
planet of VisionCrest. 
“Extreme gore and exciting suspense in a highly strange package.” 
Kirkus Reviews
The Shadow’s Curse
Amy McCulloch
9780738745121 • A $18 .95
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 x 8 • 456 pp .
February 2016
For Raim, the threat of battle means he must 
master the powers he and his spirit-companion 
Draikh possess, seek out the maker of the oath 
that caused his exile, and rescue Wadi, the girl he 
loves, from his former best friend Khareh, the ty-
rannical Khan who’s holding her prisoner.
“[The Shadow’s Curse] has much to offer and will appeal to fans of the previous 
novel.” —School Library Journal 
“Action, mystery, and magic abound in this deliciously twisted plot.”
—Booklist Online
The Oathbreaker’s Shadow
Amy McCulloch
9780738744056 • A $18 .95 
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Fifteen-year-old Raim lives in a world where you 
tie a knot for every promise you make. If you 
break that promise, you’re scarred for life and 
cast out into the desert. On the most important 
day of his life, Raim’s wrist knot bursts into 
flames, scarring him as an oathbreaker. Now he 
has two options: run or die.
“The most compelling new fantasy I’ve read in years.” 
—Jonathan Stroud, author of Lockwood & Co and the Bartimaeus books
“A very promising debut in what bodes to be an electrifying duology.”
—Robin Hobb, internationally bestselling author of the Farseer trilogy
The Firebug of Balrog County
David Oppegaard
9780738745435 • A $18 .95
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 x 8 • 312 pp .
While his family is haunted by his mother’s re-
cent death, Mack Druneswald looks for some-
thing to burn. When he encounters Katrina, 
Mack sets out on a path of pyromania the likes of 
which sleepy Balrog County has never seen.
“Realistic and sensitive resolution that leaves on a hopeful note.” —Booklist
“This book is a winner.” —VOYA
“Spectacular—and satisfying.” —St. Paul Pioneer Press
“ I liked Mack, the firebug, so much, I wanted to save him myself.” 
—Geoff Herbach, author of Stupid Fast
“Take one angry 18-year-old, sprinkle with zingy narrative, and add a match.”
Kirkus Reviews
Damage
Anya Parrish
9780738727004 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
It took years of therapy to convince Dani that 
Rachel, the childhood “imaginary” friend that 
pushed her from a building, wasn’t real. Now 
fifteen, Dani wants to make it as a dancer. But 
a deadly freak accident sends Dani a terrifying 
message: Rachel is real and she’s trying to kill 
her. Dani teams up with Jesse, who’s got a child-
hood nemesis of his own, to investigate their  
astral tormentors.
“A breakneck, heart-stopping thrill ride, Damage will leave you breathless and 
unable to put it down.” —Caitlin Kittredge, author of The Iron Thorn
“A heart-pounding chase story that vibrates with danger . . . Imaginative sus-
pense makes this one stand out.” —Kirkus Reviews
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Renegade
A Ripper Novel, Book 2
Amy Carol Reeves 
9780738732626 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 360 pp .
There’s a new malevolence afoot. Fishermen 
are being killed, their partially devoured bod-
ies washing up on the shores of Scotland. Is the 
Ripper responsible? To save the man she loves, 
Abbie Sharp must comply with the Ripper’s 
dreadful orders—and put her own life in grave 
danger.
“Reeves strikes a good balance between Victorian sensibilities and a strong 
female protagonist.” —School Library Journal
“Reeves continues to build a rich storyline blending history and paranormal 
elements for an enjoyable read.” —VOYA
Finalist for Foreword’s 
Best Book of the Year for 
Young Adult Fiction.
The City’s Son
The Skyscraper Throne
Tom Pollock
9780768734309 • A $18 .95
Hardcover with Dust Jacket • 5
3
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 x 8 • 480 pp . 
Graffiti artist Beth Bradley forgets her old life 
when she meets the prince of London’s creature-
filled underground. When her best friend is cap-
tured, Beth must choose between a wondrous 
existence and the life she left behind.
Finalist for the UK’s Golden Tentacle Award  
for Speculative and Fantastic Fiction
“Gorgeously written and brimming with bizarre urban creatures, this darkly 
imagined and sometimes painful tale should delight fans of Neil Gaiman, China 
Miéville, and Holly Black.” —Publishers Weekly
 (starred review)
“In this most urban of urban fantasies . . . the richly drawn setting evokes 
China Miéville’s Un Lun Dun
 . . . it also rises to poetry in its loving affection for 
London’s filth and scars.” —Kirkus Reviews
Ripper
A Ripper Novel, Book 1
Amy Carol Reeves 
9780738730721 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 360 pp .
In 1888, Arabella Sharp goes to live with her 
grandmother in London. As women begin turn-
ing up brutally murdered at the hands of Jack 
the Ripper, Abbie begins having strange visions 
that lead her straight to the Ripper’s next mas-
sacres. Soon she’s drawn into a deadly mystery 
involving the murders, her mother’s shadowed 
past, and a secret brotherhood of immortals.
“Well written, Ripper will appeal to teen readers, especially fans of Cassandra 
Clare’s Infernal Devices series.  Reeves cleverly uses one of the most heinous 
figures from history to tell a gothic tale with a paranormal twist.” —VOYA
The Last Changeling
Chelsea Pitcher
9780738740843 • A $18 .95
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 x 8 • 360 pp .
Elora, the young princess of the Dark Faeries, 
plans to overthrow her tyrannical mother. All 
she has to do is convince her mother’s loathed 
enemy, the Bright Queen, to join her cause. But 
the Bright Queen demands an offering first: a 
human boy.
“An enjoyable, erotically tinged romp.” —Publishers Weekly
Where You End
Anna Pellicioli
9780738744032 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 312 pp .
Miriam and Elliot’s relationship was intense, 
passionate, all consuming. But it’s over now, and 
Miriam has to pick up the pieces. Even if Elliot 
has started seeing someone else. Even if Miriam 
impulsively destroys a priceless work of art. Even 
if she’s blackmailed by the mystery girl who saw 
her do it. After all this, Miriam has to move on. If 
only she knew how.
“The language is evocative and atmospheric.” —Kirkus Reviews
“This is a well-crafted debut that speaks to the agony of love gone wrong, mak-
ing Pellicioli an author to watch.” —Booklist
The Last Faerie Queen
Chelsea Pitcher
9780738743493 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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4
 x 8 • 408 pp .
Allied with the Bright Queen, the faerie princess 
Elora rallies the Seelie Court for a battle aimed 
at overthrowing the Dark Queen and uniting the 
Faerie realm. While some of her allies question 
their ability to win, Elora senses victory, knowing 
she has a secret weapon: Taylor, the boy she loves, 
and a motley crew of his human friends.
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The Drowned Forest
Kristopher Reisz
9780738739106 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 240 pp . 
Jane and Holly have safely jumped off the bridge 
over their Alabama reservoir hundreds of times. 
Until one day, Holly’s jump goes wrong. Her body 
never comes up, but something else does—a sad 
creature of mud. It’s Holly, mixed up with the 
river, accidentally killing anything she touches. 
A Southern gothic tale of the friendship, grief,  
and redemption.
“Deliciously chilling . . . A solid creepfest from an author with potential.” 
Kirkus Reviews
“A unique story with a creepy, dark feel, reminiscent of Lisa McMann’s  
Cryer’s Cross
.” —School Library Journal
Resurrection
A Ripper Novel, Book 3
Amy Carol Reeves
9780738738772 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
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 x 8 • 336 pp . 
When Abbie Sharp learns that every British 
monarch has financially supported the Conclave, 
she’s furious that the monarchy would cooper-
ate with such a nefarious group. Abbie refuses to 
help catch the person who is blackmailing Queen 
Victoria, but a far greater threat emerges when 
the Ripper, Max, returns and brings a string of 
new murders with him.
“Amy Carol Reeves once again twists an engaging tale that is as riveting as it is 
macabre. . . . You’ll want to sleep with the light on after this one.”
—Gwen Hayes, author of Falling Under
The Book of Wizardry 
Cornelius Rumstuckle
9780768701653 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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16
 x 8 • 336 pp .
Bestselling fantasy novelist Herbie Brennan 
speaks in the droll voice of “Cornelius Rum-
stuckle” in this fun guide to wizardry. Mak-
ing genuine magical ideas accessible to middle 
graders, this wizard training manual is filled 
with fun activities: how to make a wand and 
other wizard tools, discover your wizard’s name, 
switch on wizard’s power, read the future in the 
wizard’s oracle, and more.
A YALSA Teen Top Ten title 
(2003)
A YALSA Teen Top Ten title 
(2003)
Camelot Burning
A Metal & Lace Novel, Book 1
Kathryn Rose
9780738739670 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 384 pp .
By day, seventeen-year-old Vivienne is lady-
in-waiting to Guinevere, the future queen of 
Camelot. By night, she toils away as apprentice 
to Merlin, the recovering magic addict.
When Morgan le Fay, the king’s sorceress 
 
sister, declares war on Camelot, Merlin enlists 
Vivienne’s help to create the perfect weapon.
“Offers up magic, alchemy, and an epic struggle along with vivid writing and a 
brave, intelligent lead character.” —Booklist
“The perfect blend of romance and action.” —School Library Journal
Avalon Rising
A Metal & Lace Novel, Book 2 
Kathryn Rose
9780738744896 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 360 pp .
In the aftermath of Morgan le Fay’s war on 
Camelot, Vivienne toils in secret on orders from 
the Lady of the Lake to build an aeroship that 
will ensure Camelot’s knights triumph over the 
Black Knight in the quest for Avalon and the 
Holy Grail. But when a company of knights goes 
missing, Vivienne commandeers the aeroship for 
a rescue mission, altering the fates of all involved. 
“[The] story line integrates the tales of Camelot and the Holy Grail, 
 
which could intrigue fans of myth and legend.” —VOYA
The Fat Girl 
Marilyn Sachs 
9780738710006 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5 x 7 • 216 pp . 
Includes a book club discussion guide 
Jeff Lyons is both repelled and fascinated by El-
len de Luca, the fat girl in his ceramics class. The 
“crumbs of kindness” he tosses her way soon 
turn into advice on weight loss, college, clothes 
. . . until good-looking Jeff dumps his girlfriend 
to be with the fat girl! As Ellen changes, Jeff re-
sents the happy, independent young woman he 
has unleashed. 
ALA Best Book for  
Young Adults
“Compelling and discussion-provoking . . . ” —Booklist 
“Gripping.” —Publishers Weekly 
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A 2011 Gold Medal IPPY 
Winner in Juvenile/YA 
Fiction (Independent  
Publishers Book Awards)
A Blue So Dark 
Holly Schindler 
9780738719269 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
Fifteen-year-old Aura Ambrose has been hiding 
a secret. Her mother, a talented artist, is being 
consumed by schizophrenia, and Aura has been 
her sole caretaker ever since her dad walked 
out. Convinced that creative equals crazy, Aura 
shuns her own artistic talent. Just as despera-
tion threatens to swallow her whole, Aura dis-
covers that art, love, and family are profoundly 
linked—and offer an escape from fear.
“Breathtakingly, gut-wrenchingly authentic.” —Booklist (starred review)
“An excellent first novel—a definite must-read. Schindler’s debut novel is a lyri-
cal tapestry . . . a work of poetry.” —VOYA
Riptide
Lindsey Scheibe
9780738735948 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
Grace Parker’s dream is to earn a surf scholar-
ship to UC San Diego, but her parents’ impos-
sible expectations stand in her way. She has just 
one summer to train with her best friend, Ford 
Watson, for the biggest surf competition of her 
life. This summer, everything changes.
“This debut about a surfer girl delves into hidden child abuse and scores with 
strong characterizations.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Surfing is described viscerally…and the sport serves as a fine metaphor for 
building strength and identifying risks worth taking.” —Publishers Weekly
“A compelling and atmospheric story of love and friendship—two young people 
try to catch the perfect wave and figure out where they belong.”
—Cynthia Leitich Smith, New York Times bestselling author of Eternal
Henry Franks
A Novel
Peter Adam Salomon
9780738733364 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
For Henry Franks, death is everywhere. It 
claimed his mother a year ago, in an accident 
that robbed him of his memory and left him 
covered with horrific scars. And it’s stalking the 
streets, where a serial killer’s path of destruc-
tion reveals the dark truth of Henry’s past.
A 2014 Books All Georgians Should Read
“[T]he thinking teen’s horror choice of the year.”
 —Booklist (starred review)
“[A] strong start for a promising author.” —Publishers Weekly
The View From Who I Was
Heather Sappenfield
9780738741741 • A $16 .95
Trade paperback original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 336 pp .
At her school dance, Oona Antunes splits in 
two. A disembodied part of her watches as she 
wanders away from the school and lies down 
in the cold to die. When she’s sent to a Native 
American school to recover from her suicide at-
tempt, Oona discovers that her problems go be-
yond herself. If she’s to heal, she will not be able 
to do it alone. 
“Beautifully written.” —Kirkus Reviews
“This debut novel packs a walloping punch.” —Booklist
All Those Broken Angels
Peter Adam Salomon
9780738740799 • A $16 .95
Trade paperback original • 5
3
/
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 x 8 • 240 pp .
Richard Anderson’s best friend Melanie van-
ished when they were six, and while the police 
never found her, a part of her remained—a 
living shadow that is now Richard’s closest 
friend. For years, Richard never questions the  
shadow . . . until a new girl moves to town, claim-
ing to be Melanie.
Bram Stoker Award Finalist (Superior Achievement in a YA 
Novel)
“Another slow-motion car crash of a story characterized by scant but 
thrilling detail and tense, pulsing scenes that often feel more like threatening  
gestures.” —Booklist (starred review)
“A complex, intense mystery that surprises and chills.” —Publishers Weekly
Life at the Speed of Us
Heather Sappenfield
9780738747309 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5 1⁄4 x 8 • 384 pp.
January 2016
When Sovern Briggs survives a car crash, she 
stops talking to seal in the memory of her moth-
er’s life. As conflict with her father builds, Sovern 
seeks relief in a dangerous boyfriend and in 
speed’s adrenaline edge. Weaves dyslexia, math, 
cutting-edge science, genius, love, and a reluctant 
journey toward acceptance.
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Playing Hurt 
Holly Schindler
9780738722870 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 312 pp .
Chelsea Keyes is a high school basketball star 
whose promising career is snipped short by a 
horrific fall.  At a Minnesota resort, she meets 
Clint, a former hockey player haunted by his 
own tragedy. The attraction is mutual, but there 
are complications. Will their romance end up 
hurting them all over again?
Playing Hurt is a delicious, tantalizing love story that will captivate you until the  
final, satisfying sigh.” —Kristin Walker, author of A Match Made in High School
“With no slick, happily-ever-after ending, this novel will capture teens with  
the characters’ guilt, anger, and, especially, the intensity of the young people’s 
connection.” —Booklist
Bestest . Ramadan . Ever .
Medeia Sharif
9780738723235 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 312 pp . 
I vow that this will be my first successful fast 
for Ramadan. My family does this every year, 
even though I’ve been to a mosque exactly twice. 
My oppressive parents also forbid dating, even 
though Peter might be my soul mate. Now 
there’s a new Muslim girl in school command-
ing every boy’s attention—including Peter’s. 
How can I get him to notice me? Will I ever feel 
like a typical American girl?
“A humorous, hip look at the ups and downs of fasting for Ramadan within the 
context of intergenerational and cultural challenges.” —Kirkus Reviews
Wish You Were Here
Barbara Shoup
9780738713557 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 336 pp .
Jackson Watt’s senior year should have been 
a blast. Then his best friend Brady runs away 
without telling anyone, the first of many dra-
matic changes in Jax’s life. His mom gets remar-
ried, meaning a new family, a new house, and a 
new role as well-adjusted stepbrother. Not until 
a life-changing road trip to Graceland does Jax 
learn to accept the past year—and what it means 
to grow up.
“[A] touching, thought-provoking, and very candid coming-of-age tale.” 
—Booklist 
An ALA Best Book for 
Young Adults
Dead Girl Dancing
A Dead Girl Book, Book 2 
Linda Joy Singleton
9780738714066 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 264 pp . 
Print On Demand • Available through Ingram only
Apparently, this freaky phenomenon of stepping 
into someone else’s life—and their body!—has a 
name: Temp Lifer. Thanks to my dead grand-
mother, it’s happened again. So now I’m hun-
gover and gazing in the mirror at . . . my boy-
friend’s sister. Grammy, help!
 
Dead Girl Walking
A Dead Girl Book, Book 1  
Linda Joy Singleton 
9780738714059 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 240 pp .
High-school senior Amber Borden wants to 
make a name for herself as the talent agent for 
the adolescent A-list. But after a near-death ex-
perience, there’s a cosmic accident and Amber 
returns to someone else’s body—the most popu-
lar girl in school who just tried to commit sui-
cide. Hmm, maybe being queen bee isn’t all it’s 
cracked up to be. 
“This page-turner has wit, love, courage, adventure and remarkable insight.  
A must-have purchase for fans of the supernatural and the occult.” 
School Library Journal
 
Dead Girl in Love
A Dead Girl Book, Book 3 
Linda Joy Singleton
9780738714073 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
This Temp-Lifer assignment will be easy. See, my 
dead grandmother keeps finding people who 
need help and then I step into their life—and 
their body—to help them solve their problems. 
This time, I’m in the body of my BFF, Alyce. 
Since we know everything about each other, I 
won’t have to do a lot of detective work. But, as 
Alyce, I still have one big question: What am I 
doing in this coffin?
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Magician’s Muse
The Seer Book 6 
Linda Joy Singleton
9780738719573 • A $16 .95 
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 360 pp .
Print On Demand • Available through Ingram only
In the thrilling climax to THE SEER series,  
Sabine Rose’s psychic abilities, sleuthing skills, 
and courage are pushed to a dangerous edge as 
she deals with the mysterious disappearance of 
her ex-boyfriend Josh, a new threat against her 
boyfriend Dominic, evil magicians (both living 
and dead)—and a cold-blooded murderer.
Fatal Charm
The Seer Book 5
Linda Joy Singleton
9780738711539 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 384 pp . 
Riddled with curiosity about her half sister, Sa-
bine uses astral projection to spy on her. But 
one night—while out of body—she witnesses a 
gruesome murder! And when the killer from 
her nightmare turns out to be real, Sabine finds 
she must open her heart to the person she trusts  
the least.
 
Sword Play
The Seer Book 4 
Linda Joy Singleton 
9780738708805 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 288 pp . 
Print On Demand • Available through Ingram only
Sabine is not happy that her mother has ordered 
her to move back home. Returning to her old 
school is hard enough, and it’s harder with a 
ghost nagging her about someone in trouble. 
As Sabine researches the ghost’s cryptic mes-
sage, she is lead into a dangerous duel with a  
surprising foe.
 
A YALSA Quick Pick for 2007
“Tingly and otherworldly.” —KLIATT
Witch Ball
The Seer Book 3 
Linda Joy Singleton
9780738708218 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 216 pp .
Sabine is starting to feel accepted at her new 
school. But helping run the psychic booth at a 
school fundraiser, she discovers a fake crystal 
ball has been mysteriously switched. Now the 
predictions are coming true, and its final predic-
tion—her own death—may become a reality. 
Last Dance
The Seer Book 2
Linda Joy Singleton
9780738706382 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 264 pp . 
Print On Demand • Available through Ingram only
Sabine can’t wait to show off her new boyfriend, 
but she’s also worried about her grandmother, 
Nona, who’s suffering from a fatal illness. But 
a fifty-year-old ghost named Chloe has been 
appearing in Sabine’s dreams. Despite death 
threats and missing the school dance, Sabine 
must use her psychic skills to solve the mystery 
surrounding Chloe’s untimely demise.
“Well-packaged light chills that should be a hit with teen girls.” —KLIATT
Don’t Die, Dragonfly
The Seer Book 1
Linda Joy Singleton
9780738705262 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
Print On Demand • Available through Ingram only
Sabine Rose is determined to become a “nor-
mal” teenager. She hides her psychic powers, 
but she can’t seem to get Opal, her spirit guide, 
out of her head. Suspected of a crime she didn’t 
commit, Sabine must defend herself and save a 
friend’s life.
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The Latte Rebellion 
Sarah Jamila Stevenson
9780738722788 • A $16 .95 •
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 336 pp . 
Getting called a “towel head” inspires high 
school senior Asha Jamison with a great mon-
ey-making idea: selling T-shirts promoting the 
Latte Rebellion, a club that raises awareness of 
mixed-race students. When their “cause” goes 
viral, Asha’s life spirals out of control.
Featured on National Public Radio’s Tell Me More program
A 2011 Bronze Medal IPPY Winner in YA/Multicultural  
(Independent Publishers Book Awards)
“[A] wonderful, conceptual story from a new author with strong promise of 
becoming established in the YA genre.” —VOYA
Underneath
Sarah Jamila Stevenson
9780738735962 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 336 pp . 
With New Agey parents and a Pakistani heritage, 
it might have been difficult for Sunny Pryce-
Shah to fit in. Thankfully, she had her older, 
popular cousin Shiri to talk to—until now. Shi-
ri’s shocking suicide brings heart-wrenching 
pain and grief, and also seems to have triggered 
a new and disturbing ability in Sunny: hearing 
people’s thoughts. Was her cousin also cursed 
with this “gift”?
Lament:
 The Faerie Queen’s Deception
Book 1 
Maggie Stiefvater
9780738713700 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 336 pp . 
Sixteen-year-old Deirdre Monaghan is a music 
prodigy, who’s about to find out she can see fa-
eries. Two mysterious (and cute) guys enter her 
life. Trouble is, Luke is a soulless faerie assassin 
and Aodhan is a dark faerie soldier. Their orders 
from the Faerie Queen? Kill Deirdre.
“Vibrant and potent, YA readers searching for faerie stories will be happy to 
find this accomplished debut novel.” —Publishers Weekly (starred review)
“[A] beautiful and out-of-the-ordinary debut novel.”
Booklist (starred review)
The Truth Against the World
Sarah Jamila Stevenson
9780738740584 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 360 pp .
When Londoner Gareth Lewis finds San Fran-
ciscan Wynn Evans online, they discover they’re 
both having supernatural dreams about Wynn’s 
ancient Welsh ancestors. After traveling to 
Wales with her family, Wynn meets up with Ga-
reth. Together they delve into the secret history 
of Wynn’s people . . . and what they discover is  
beyond anything they could have imagined.
“A fresh-air alternative to claustrophobic dystopias.” —Kirkus Reviews
The Abyss Surrounds Us
Emily Skrutskie
9780738746913 • A $18 .95
Trade Paperback Original •  5
1
/
4
 x 8 • 288 pp .
February 2016
Cassandra Leung’s been a sea monster trainer 
ever since she could walk, raising genetically 
engineered beasts to defend ships crossing the 
NeoPacific . . . until pirates snatch her from the 
blood-stained decks.
H
 “Fresh and fascinating.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“An intriguing fantasy world full of floating cities, ruthless monsters . . . and 
unlikely friendships.” —Publishers Weekly
“Skrutskie adeptly creates a fantastical world.” —School Library Journal
A Junior Library Guild Selection
Ballad:
 A Gathering of Faerie 
Book 2 
Maggie Stiefvater
9780738714844 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 360 pp . 
James Morgan’s gift for music has attracted 
Nuala, a soulsnatching faerie who feeds on the 
creative energies of exceptional humans until 
they die. But while collaborating on a musical 
composition, James and Nuala unexpectedly fall 
in love. When James realizes that Nuala is being 
hunted by the Fey, he plunges into a soulscorch-
ing battle with the Faerie Queen.
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Black is for Beginnings
Book 5 
Laurie Faria Stolarz
9780738714387 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 168 pp .
Graphic Novel
Stacey’s nightmares are back. And all she wants 
to do is go to Colorado and work things out 
with Jacob. But before Stacey and Jacob can have 
a future, they must face their pasts. Black is for 
Beginnings reveals the never-before-seen back-
story—and what lies ahead—for the young, spell-
casting lovers.
 “Taking Stolarz’s Blue Is for Nightmares series into the graphic-novel realm is a 
bold idea, and it pays off in this morbidly entertaining and surprisingly roman-
tic page-turner.” —Booklist
Wordless 
AdriAnne Strickland
9780738739663 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 312 pp .
In Eden City, the elite Godspeakers keep the 
living Words away from the illiterate wordless 
class. But when seventeen-year-old Tavin Barnes 
meets Khaya, the Word of Life, he must save her 
from a devious plot. Tavin and Khaya go on the 
run, trying to expose the Godspeakers’ plan to 
invade the world, even as enemy governments 
start closing in. 
“A fast-paced blend of sci-fi fantasy with scary real-world implications... 
Brilliant.” —Chelsea Pitcher, author of The S-Word
“The right amount of pizzazz in the form of cinematic action.” —Kirkus Reviews
“Fast-paced debut.” —Publishers Weekly
Red is for Remembrance
Book 4 
Laurie Faria Stolarz
9780738707600 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 336 pp .
Shattered by her boyfriend’s tragic death, Stacey 
is struggling in her first year of college. Casting 
healing spells brings Stacey closer to Porsha—
a troubled girl who’s also dreaming of death—
and to a strange boy whose life is in danger. To 
save him, it’ll take all the strength and magic  
they’ve got. 
“[A] morbidly entertaining and surprisingly romantic page-turner.” —Booklist
White is for Magic
Book 2 
Laurie Faria Stolarz
9780738704432 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 312 pp . 
A year has passed since Stacey Brown saved her 
best friend from a horrible death. Now she’s 
having nightmares again, haunted by ghosts . . . 
and by a crazed stalker. As she desperately casts 
healing spells, a new student named Jacob en-
ters her world. To stop a killer, they must join 
together. But can Jacob be trusted? 
Silver is for Secrets
Book 3 
Laurie Faria Stolarz
9780738706313 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
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 x 8 • 288 pp .
Stacey, her boyfriend Jacob, and their friends 
have rented a beach cottage for the summer. 
But when Stacey’s nightmares return, Jacob, the 
only one who understands Stacey’s magic, starts 
keeping secrets. Is he betraying Stacey’s trust or 
protecting her from revenge and tragedy?
Blue is for Nightmares
Book 1 
Laurie Faria Stolarz
9780738703916 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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16
 x 8 • 312 pp .
Includes a spell book featuring poems and spells from fans!
 
It started with freaky phone calls. Now some-
one’s leaving the same death lilies that have 
been showing up in Stacy’s dreams. Everybody 
thinks it’s a twisted game . . . until another girl at 
school is murdered. With everyone as a potential 
suspect, Stacy turns to the folk magic her grand-
mother taught her. But will it be strong enough?
A 2004 YALSA Teen Top Ten Nominee
A 2005 YALSA Quick Pick
A 2007 YALSA Popular Paperback
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 “ . . . this book is a great fairy tale about fairies, elves, magic, evil and much 
more, and will appeal to many teens.” —School Library Journal
Into the Wildewood
The Faire Folk Trilogy, Book 2 
Gillian Summers
9780738713328 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 336 pp .
Getting to finally know her elf dad has been a 
good thing, although camping out in a home-
made gingerbread RV while acting out the 16th 
century isn’t so fab. But a mysterious unicorn 
sighting, fairies showing up in the oddest plac-
es, and that nasty, vain elf-girl Elia are all work-
ing against Keelie’s chances to have a good time.
The Tree Shepherd’s Daughter 
The Faire Folk Trilogy, Book 1 
Gillian Summers
9780738710815 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 336 pp .
When her mother dies, fifteen-year-old Keelie 
Heartwood must leave California to live with 
her nomadic father at a renaissance festival. 
Playacting the Dark Ages is an L.A. girl’s worst 
nightmare. But then Keelie starts seeing fairies 
and uncovers her connection to a community  
of elves.
“Summers’ book is one of those remarkable tales in which the reader becomes 
completely immersed . . .” —KLIATT
 “ . . . constant action, both magical and otherwise, will keep [readers] inter-
ested in Keelie’s fate.” —School Library Journal
Lifeless
AdriAnne Strickland
9780738742229 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
/
16
 x 8 • 312 pp .
Tavin Barnes’ flight from Eden City ended with 
the ultimate curse: becoming the next Word of 
Death. Now he’s been forced into training under 
one of the Godspeakers, Ryse, who wants him to 
be ruthless. As the Word of Death, Tavin can kill 
with a touch, and Ryse’s goal is to make him an 
assassin—whether he wants to be or not. 
 “Strickland’s mythology continues to be compelling, and fans of the first entry 
will be eager to see how it unfolds.” —Booklist
“Those seeking a novel with a dark premise, new religion, and reluctant hero and 
assassin should give it a shot.” —VOYA
Shadows of the Redwood
The Scions of Shadow Trilogy, Book 1 
Gillian Summers
9780738715520 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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 x 8 • 336 pp . 
The acclaimed Faire Folk Saga continues with a 
new trilogy starring half-elf Keelie Heartwood. 
This summer, Keelie must find the Redwood 
Forest’s lost tree shepherd. Her cranky, medi-
eval, elf-lady grandmother, her cat Knot, the 
handsome Sean, and a mysterious coyote are all 
helping. Can Keelie discover the deadly secret of 
the Bloodroot tree in time to vanquish the dark-
ness and save the Redwood Forest?
“The Scions of Shadow series remains a fun and enchantingly enjoyable read, 
populated with a colorful cast of characters.” —Renaissance Magazine
The Secret of the Dread Forest
The Faire Folk Trilogy, Book 3 
Gillian Summers
9780738714110 • A $16 .95
Trade Paperback Original • 5
3
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16
 x 8 • 288 pp . 
Keelie Heartwood reluctantly joins her father in 
the Dread Forest, home to the elves. Except for 
her impossible guardian cat and a bratty little 
princess tree, Keelie has no one to hang with. 
Then she discovers a mysterious boy in the 
woods . . . Soon Keelie discovers that both hu-
mans and dark magical forces are encroaching 
on the elves’ enchanted realm, threatening to 
destroy the Dread Forest.
The Quicksilver Faire
The Scions of Shadow Trilogy, Book 2 
Gillian Summers
9780738715711 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 336 pp .  
Keelie is brought to the dazzling Fairy High 
Court—fraught with illusion and trickery—to 
repair a world-ending imbalance in magic, but 
she can’t fix things alone. In a strange magical 
land, with nasty goblins running amok and a 
handsome forest god pursuing her, whom can 
she trust?
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Witch Eyes
Witch Eyes, Book 1
Scott Tracey
9780738725956 • A $16 .95 OP
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 x 8 • 336 pp . 
Seventeen-year-old Braden was born with witch 
eyes, a gift allowing him to see through lies and 
spells. In Belle Dam, a city divided by two feud-
ing witch dynasties, the family heads are desper-
ate to use Braden’s powers. But all he wants is a 
normal life.
“Tracey spins a clever paranormal story with lots of suspense and intrigue. 
A satisfying read.” —School Library Journal
“A bewitching blend of paranormal romance and intrigue.” —Kirkus Reviews
A 2014 YALSA Popular Paperback
A 2012 YALSA Popular Paperback
Darkbound
The Legacy of Moonset, Book 2
Scott Tracey
9780738736495 • A $16 .95
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Malcolm Denton hates being a witch almost as 
much as he hates being one of the Moonset chil-
dren. When he meets a beautiful demonic crea-
ture, new options open for Malcolm, including 
freedom from the coven bond that keeps him 
trapped. To get what he wants, Malcolm has to 
uncover a twenty-year-old secret, dig up a body, 
and find a murderer. 
“An imaginative and engrossing riff on the traditional Pied Piper of Hamelin fai-
rytale.” —Booklist 
Moonset
The Legacy of Moonset, Book 1
Scott Tracey
9780738735290 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 384 pp . 
Justin Daggett, his sister, and their three or-
phan-witch friends have gotten themselves 
kicked out of high school. Now they’ve ended up 
in Carrow Mills, New York, the town where their 
parents—members of the terrorist witch organi-
zation known as Moonset—began their evil ex-
periments. When they are accused of unleashing 
black magic on the town, Justin fights to prove 
their innocence. 
“Another page-turning magical mystery from Tracey.” —Kirkus Reviews
“ . . . a promising start to a planned series, with an ending that raises the stakes 
for a sequel.” —Publishers Weekly
Where Silence Gathers
Kelsey Sutton
9780738739472 • A $16 .95
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Alexandra Tate can see personified emotions, 
and her best friend is Revenge. Every night, he 
waits with Alex outside Nate Foster’s house as 
she builds up the courage to exact her justice on 
Nate for the drunk driving accident that killed 
her family. But when Forgiveness suddenly ap-
pears, Alex is faced with an impossible choice: 
getting even or moving on.
“With lyrical prose, palpable emotion and suspenseful atmosphere, Sutton 
weaves a spellbinding tale.”
—Eve Silver, national bestselling author of The Game series
“A poignant, heart-wrenching story of grief, love, and loss.” 
School Library Journal 
Some Quiet Place
Kelsey Sutton
9780738736433 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 336 pp . 
Elizabeth Caldwell doesn’t feel emotions, she 
sees them. Longing and Shame materialize at 
school. Fury and Resentment appear in her 
home. They’ve all given up on Elizabeth, but 
when it matters most, will Fear save her?
A 2014 IPPY Award Gold Medalist (Young Adult Fiction)
2014 Bronze ForeWord IndieFab Award Winner (Young Adult Fiction)
Kirkus Reviews
 Best Teen Book (2013)
“Haunting, chilling and achingly romantic.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
“This intense roller-coaster ride of palpable emotions and suspense will keep 
readers engrossed from start to finish.” —School Library Journal
“A haunting and fresh psychological thriller.”—Publishers Weekly
Selling Territory: U .S . and Canada
The Goblin’s Curse
The Scions of Shadow Trilogy, Book 3 
Gillian Summers
9780738715728 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 312 pp .  
Life as a part-elf isn’t always enchanting, espe-
cially when you’re sixteen-year-old Keelie Heart-
wood, an L.A. girl forced to live—without an 
iPhone—at a year-round renaissance festival. In 
between foiling evil plots by rotten fairies and 
flirting with hot elfin boys, Keelie struggles to 
embrace her special talents.
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No Man’s Land
S . T . Underdahl
9780738733050 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 288 pp . 
Dov Howard loves his brother and is thrilled 
when Brian, a National Guard soldier, is sent 
home in one piece. Then things get weird. Talk-
ing to his jumpy brother is like juggling gre-
nades, and Dov can’t help but notice Brian’s new 
best friends: Jack Daniels and the pistol he sleeps 
with. What will it take for his family to wake up 
and see the ugly truth? With humor and honesty, 
neuropsychologist S. T. Underdahl explores the 
timely topic of post-traumatic stress disorder.
Demon Eyes
Witch Eyes, Book 2
Scott Tracey
9780738726458 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 408 pp . 
Braden thought he had destroyed Lucien, a de-
mon trapped for centuries in a human body. 
But he’s haunted by visions of Lucien’s return. 
As young girls start disappearing from town, 
Braden is forced to explore the unknown powers 
of his witch eyes, becoming the ultimate weapon 
in a magical feud.
“Snappy dialogue, a supernatural tone, and hip teen characters . . . make 
Tracey’s sequel to Witch Eyes
 yet another splendid literary feast.” —VOYA
Phantom Eyes
Witch Eyes, Book 3
Scott Tracey
9780738736594 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 408 pp .
 After Grace Lansing ripped out the power 
of his witch eyes, Braden is left broken. As he 
seeks answers about Belle Dam’s witch feud, he 
discovers that the town’s ghosts, demons, and 
warlocks all want him dead. Braden’s only hope 
is to become a weapon, which means he may be 
forced to unleash the monster that lurks inside 
him.
“A clever and thoroughly satisfying end to a strong trilogy.” —Kirkus Reviews
Silver
A Bandia Novel, Book 1 
Talia Vance
9780738733036 • A $16 .95
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 x 8 • 384 pp . 
Brianna is a seventh-generation daughter of the 
goddess Danu. Blake is a son of Killian, trained 
to slay any daughter of Danu. Though their 
families are ancient enemies, their passion for 
each other is overwhelming. When their souls 
are magically bound together, their desire to be 
with one another becomes irresistible. Unable 
to break the spell, their only hope is to end the 
ancient war between their families and conquer 
the fear that keeps them apart.
Gold
A Bandia Novel, Book 2
Talia Vance
9780738734712 • A $16 .95
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Descended from a demigod, Brianna has fled to 
Ireland to escape the Sons of Killian. Taking ref-
uge at the estate of her former nemesis, Austin 
Montgomery, Brianna discovers a rift in time 
that opens to an era before the feud began. But 
Brianna and Austin will need to combine their 
magical strength to avoid a tragic destiny.cient 
war between their families and conquer the fear 
that keeps them apart.
“Paranormal fans who want soap opera, bad boys, and steamy sexiness are the 
ideal audience for this sequel to Silver
.” —Booklist
Dead of Night 
The Youngbloods, Book 2 
Lynn Viehl
9780738726465 • A $16 .95
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Cat Youngblood, a natural-born vampire hunt-
er, shares a forbidden romance with Jesse, an 
ageless boy from a centuries-old vampire clan. 
Her job at a bookstore allows her to meet with 
Jesse secretly. When girls who look disturbingly 
similar to Cat start disappearing, Cat and Jesse 
discover frightening clues to their whereabouts 
in the books.
“Paranormal romance fans can get everything they want here, and others will 
find an exciting story. Well crafted.” —Kirkus Reviews
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Out of the Dragon’s Mouth
Joyce Burns Zeiss
9780738741963 • A $16 .95
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After the fall of South Vietnam, fourteen-year-
old Mai is forced to flee across the South China 
Sea to a refugee camp near Malaysia. But when 
an accident forces Mai to flee the camp, she 
meets a half-American boy named Kien, who 
might be the only person who can keep her alive 
until she’s sent to the US.
“This well-written . . . story puts emotions and a face to the word ‘refugee.’” 
School Library Journal
A Summer of Silk Moths 
Margaret Willey 
9780738715407  • A $16 .95
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Pete Shelton loves helping his friend Abe build 
Riverside, a nature preserve dedicated to the 
memory of Abe’s brother, Paul. Then one sum-
mer a troubled runaway shows up—a girl who 
claims to be Paul’s daughter.
“Characters are engaging and engrossing, and the well-written descriptions of 
rural Michigan are detailed and gorgeous.” —School Library Journal
Blues for Zoey
Robert Paul Weston
9780738743400 • A $16 .95
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Kaz Barrett should be saving for college. Instead, 
he saves his pay from the Sit’N’Spin Laundro-
mat to send his mother, who suffers from a rare 
neurological disorder, to a sleep clinic. But when 
he meets Zoey—a mysterious girl unlike anyone 
he has met—Kaz’s ordered life begins spinning 
out of control in a whirlwind of lies, half-truths, 
and violence.
“Fans of gritty, realistic, and authentic works will find this novel an intriguing 
option.” —School Library Journal
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NOT A READING LEVEL.
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Steamy romance in far flung locales from New York Times bestselling author
 
 
 
SIMONE ELKELES
 
— PRAISE FOR THESE TITLES —
“Elkeles writes convincingly about family tensions, retreating from painful reality,  
and teens outgrowing their old skins.” 
—School Library Journal
“This novel will appeal both to boys, for Caleb’s toughness and his situation, and girls, for the steamy romance.” 
—Booklist 
How to Ruin a Summer Vacation brings us a complex and fascinating teen who, despite her expectation,  
has the type of summer any girl should envy!” 
—Diana Peterfreund, author of Secret Society Girl
“Amy’s thoughtfulness and depth raise this book above most of the chick-lit genre.” 
—VOYA
“Full of silly circumstances (just like real life), this is a multidimensional coming-of-age story.  
You don’t need to have read the rest of the series to enjoy this one.” 
—RT Book Reviews
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