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  • The Marvels

    The Marvels2015

    by Brian Selznick , illustrator

    (17,526)

    Summary: The journey begins on a ship at sea in 1766, with a boy named Billy Marvel. After surviving a shipwreck, he finds work in a London theatre. There, his family flourishes for generations as brilliant...  more »

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    Call #: YA F SELZNICK

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • The heir and the spare : a historical Regency romance novel

    The heir and the spare : a historical Regency romance novel2017

    by Sara November

    (5)

    Summary: Lavinia is determined not to give in to the charms of her boss' son. She has an intense hatred for the aristocracy but is intent on living her life her way. Her dream is to become one of Yorkshire's...  more »

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    Call #: YA F NOVEMBER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The gentleman's guide to vice and virtue

    The gentleman's guide to vice and virtue2017

    by Mackenzi Lee

    Series: Montague Siblings - #1

    (99,499)

    Summary: Henry "Monty" Montague was bred to be a gentleman. His passions for gambling halls, late nights spent with a bottle of spirits, or waking up in the arms of women or men, have earned the disapproval...  more »

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    Call #: YA F LEE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The inquisitor's tale, or, the three magical children and their holy dog
    Staff Pick

    The inquisitor's tale, or, the three magical children and their holy dog2016

    by Adam Gidwitz

    Series: Grimm Series

    (9,439)

    Summary: "A peasant girl and her holy greyhound, an oblate on a mission from his monastery, and a young Jewish boy travel across medieval France to escape persecution and save holy texts from being burned." -- Provided by publisher

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    Call #: YA F GIDWITZ

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Crispin : the cross of lead

    Crispin : the cross of lead2002

    by Avi

    Series: Crispin

    (23,792)

    Summary: Falsely accused of theft and murder, an orphaned peasant boy in fourteenth-century England flees his village and meets a larger-than-life juggler who holds a dangerous secret.

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    Call #: YA F AVI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Firehorse

    Firehorse2006

    by Diane L Wilson

    (1,292)

    Summary: Spirited fifteen-year-old horse lover Rachel Selby determines to become a veterinarian, despite the opposition of her rigid father, her proper mother, and the norms of Boston in 1872, while that city...  more »

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    Call #: YA F WILSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Sharpshooter

    Sharpshooter2012

    by Chris Lynch

    Series: Vietnam - #2

    (757)

    Summary: "Some things are worth fighting for. Of all his friends, Ivan is the only one looking forward to war. That's because Ivan has never backed down from a fight--especially when it comes to fighting for...  more »

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    Call #: YA F LYNCH

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The emperor of any place

    The emperor of any place2015

    by Tim Wynne-Jones

    (823)

    Summary: When Evan's father dies suddenly, he finds the book his father had been reading, a diary of a Japanese soldier stranded on a Pacific Island during World War II. There was also an American soldier stranded there.

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    Call #: YA F WYNNE-JONES

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Now I rise

    Now I rise2017

    by Kiersten White

    Series: Conqueror's Series - #2

    (16,203)

    Summary: "After failing to secure the Wallachian throne, Lada Dracul is out to punish anyone who dares to cross her blood-strewn path... But brute force isn't getting Lada what she wants. And thinking of...  more »

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    Call #: YA F WHITE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The last magician

    The last magician2017

    by Lisa Maxwell

    Series: Last Magician

    (12,967)

    Summary: In an alternate version of present-day Manhattan, magic is dying, and Esta, a Mageus with a talent for manipulating time, travels back to 1901 to stop the destruction of a book that can possibly...  more »

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    Call #: YA F MAXWELL

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Empire of dust

    Empire of dust2017

    by Eleanor Herman

    Series: Blood Of Gods And Royals Series - #2

    (1,355)

    Summary: After winning his first battle, Prince Alexander fights to become the ruler his kingdom demands--but the line between leader and tyrant blurs with each new threat. Meanwhile, Hephaestion, cast aside...  more »

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    Call #: YA F HERMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • My Lady Jane

    My Lady Jane2016

    by Cynthia Hand

    (44,279)

    Summary: Edward is the King of England. He's also dying, which is inconvenient, as he's only sixteen and he'd rather be planning his first kiss than who will inherit his crown. Jane, Edward's cousin, is far...  more »

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    Call #: YA F HAND

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Flame in the mist

    Flame in the mist2017

    by Renee Ahdieh

    Series: Flame In The Mist Series - #1

    (42,391)

    Summary: The daughter of a prominent samurai, Mariko has long known her place. She may be an accomplished alchemist, whose cunning rivals that of her twin brother Kenshin, but because she is not a boy, her future has always been out of her hands.

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    Call #: YA F AHDIEH

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Spirit's princess

    Spirit's princess2012

    by Esther M Friesner

    Series: Princesses Of Myth Series

    (831)

    Summary: In ancient Japan, Himiko, the privileged daughter of her clan's leader, fights the constraints and expectations imposed on young women and finds her own path, which includes secret shaman lessons.

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    Call #: YA F FRIESNER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dawn of legends

    Dawn of legends2018

    by Eleanor Herman

    Series: Blood of Gods and Royals - #4

    (284)

    Summary: "Prince Alexander of Macedon has battled both men and monsters, but his final war will determine his fate...and the future of all mankind. While Macedon's enemies close in from all corners of the...  more »

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    Call #: YA F HERMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Stardust

    Stardust1999

    by Neil Gaiman

    (369,859)

    Summary: In Victorian England, a young man, Tristan Thorn, sees a falling star and, in a bid to win the love of a young woman, promises her that he will find it. His quest leads him to an odd, secret, and dangerous place.

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    Call #: YA F GAIMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • And I darken

    And I darken2016

    by Kiersten White

    Series: Conqueror's Series - #1

    (43,790)

    Summary: No one expects a princess to be brutal. And Lada Dragwlya likes it that way. Ever since she and her gentle younger brother, Radu, were wrenched from their homeland of Wallachia and abandoned by their...  more »

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    Call #: YA F WHITE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Caught

    Caught2012

    by Margaret Peterson Haddix

    Series: Missing Series - #5

    (5,969)

    Summary: When Jonah and Katherine travel to early 1900s Switzerland and Serbia to return Albert Einstein's daughter, Lieserl, to history, her mother Mileva grasps entirely too much about time travel and has no intention of letting her daughter go.

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    Call #: YA F HADDIX

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The radical element : 12 stories of daredevils, ďbutantes, and other dauntless girls

    The radical element : 12 stories of daredevils, ďbutantes, and other dauntless girls2018

    Series: A Tyranny of Petticoats - #2

    (841)

    Summary: An anthology of historical short stories features a diverse array of girls standing up for themselves and their beliefs, forging their own paths while resisting society's expectations.

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    Call #: YA F RADICAL

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Woods runner

    Woods runner2010

    by Gary Paulsen

    (7,267)

    Summary: From his 1776 Pennsylvania homestead, thirteen-year-old Samuel, who is a highly-skilled woodsman, sets out toward New York City to rescue his parents from the band of British soldiers and Indians who...  more »

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    Call #: YA F PAULSEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • My brigadista year

    My brigadista year2017

    by Katherine Paterson

    (1,004)

    Summary: Katherine Paterson is back - A new novel from the author of Bridge to Terabithia - based on a completely true historical event. A historical novel about a young Cuban teenager who volunteers for...  more »

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    Call #: YA F PATERSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Soldier boy

    Soldier boy2017

    by Keely Hutton

    (765)

    Summary: Follows Ricky from 1987-1991, and Samuel in 2006, as they are abducted to serve as child-soldiers in Joseph Kony's Lord's Resistance Army in Uganda. Includes historical notes and information about...  more »

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    Call #: YA F HUTTON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The lost girl of Astor Street

    The lost girl of Astor Street2017

    by Stephanie Morrill

    (1,549)

    Summary: When her best friend Lydia disappears, Piper Sail goes searching for answers in the dark underbelly of 1924 Chicago, uncovering deep corruption that may lead back to her affluent neighborhood.

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    Call #: YA F MORRILL

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The luxe

    The luxe2008

    by Anna Godbersen

    Series: Luxe Series - #1

    (70,753)

    Summary: In Manhattan in 1899, five teens of different social classes lead dangerously scandalous lives, despite the strict rules of society and the best-laid plans of parents and others.

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    Call #: YA F GODBERSEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Reign of serpents

    Reign of serpents2017

    by Eleanor Herman

    Series: Blood Of Gods And Royals Series - #3

    (623)

    Summary: While Prince Alexander succumbs to the evil influence of Smoke Blood magic, his betrothed travels from afar to unite their kingdoms against the darkness threatening them.

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    Call #: YA F HERMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Anna and the Swallow Man

    Anna and the Swallow Man2016

    by Gavriel Savit

    (6,844)

    Summary: When her university professor father is sent by the Gestapo to a concentration camp, seven-year-old Anna travels the Polish countryside with the mysterious Swallow Man during World War II.

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    Call #: YA F SAVIT

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Tess of the road

    Tess of the road2018

    by Rachel Hartman

    (7,473)

    Summary: In the medieval kingdom of Goredd, women are expected to be ladies, men are their protectors, and dragons can be whomever they choose. Tess speaks out of turn, has wild ideas, and can't seem to keep...  more »

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    Call #: YA F HARTMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Kidnapped

    Kidnapped1994

    by Robert Louis Stevenson

    (58,302)

    Summary: After being kidnapped by his villainous uncle, sixteen-year-old David Balfour escapes and becomes involved in the struggle of the Scottish highlanders against English rule.

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    Call #: YA F STEVENSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Let the circle be unbroken

    Let the circle be unbroken1991

    by Mildred D Taylor

    Series: Logan Family Saga

    (5,284)

    Summary: "This dramatic sequel to Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry is a powerful novel - capable of touching readers of any age."

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    Call #: YA F TAYLOR

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Love & war : an Alex & Eliza story

    Love & war : an Alex & Eliza story2018

    by Melissa De la Cruz

    Series: Alex & Eliza - #2

    (3,038)

    Summary: "1781. Albany, New York. As the war for American independence rages on, Alexander Hamilton and Elizabeth Schuyler begin their new life as a married couple. Still, Alex is as determined as ever to...  more »

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    Call #: YA F DE LA CRUZ

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Four-four-two

    Four-four-two2016

    by Dean Hughes

    (463)

    Summary: Forced into an internment camp at the start of World War II, eighteen-year-old Yuki enlists in the Army to fight for the Allies as a member of the "Four-Four-Two," a segregated Japanese American regiment.

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    Call #: YA F HUGHES

    Location: Youth Services Desk

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Soldier boys

    Soldier boys2015

    by Dean Hughes

    (2,308)

    Summary: Two boys, one German and one American, are eager to join their respective armies during World War II, and their paths cross at the Battle of the Bulge.

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    Call #: YA F HUGHES

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hell and high water

    Hell and high water2017

    by Tanya Landman

    (220)

    Summary: Set in the 18th-century, Caleb is the mixed race son of a poor puppeteer. When his father is wrongfully accused of theft and sentenced to transportation, Caleb is forced to seek out his estranged...  more »

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    Call #: YA F LANDMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • An eagle in the snow

    An eagle in the snow2017

    by Michael Morpurgo

    (1,620)

    Summary: In 1940 England, stuck in a train tunnel while German fighter jets fly overhead, Barney hears an unlikely story of a highly decorated World War I soldier who once had a chance to kill young Adolf Hitler.

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    Call #: YA F MORPURGO

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Wrath of the storm

    Wrath of the storm2017

    by Jennifer A. Nielsen

    Series: Praetor War Series - #3

    (2,796)

    Summary: Nicolas Calva has Caesar's magic bulla, the Malice of Mars, and he has hidden the dangerous Jupiter Stone, but he still has to find a way to defeat The Mistress, a dragon who contains the soul of the...  more »

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    Call #: YA F NIELSEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Rise of the wolf

    Rise of the wolf2016

    by Jennifer A. Nielsen

    Series: Praetor War Series - #2

    (4,249)

    Summary: Now a driver in the chariot races, Nic is still a target of the Praetors because of the magical amulet he found, and they will do anything to get their hands on it--and meanwhile Atroxia is beginning to wake up.

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    Call #: YA F NIELSEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Midnight at the Electric

    Midnight at the Electric2017

    by Jodi Lynn Anderson

    (4,871)

    Summary: Kansas, 2065: Adri has been handpicked to live on Mars. But weeks before launch, she discovers the journal of a girl who lived in her house more than a hundred years ago and is immediately drawn...  more »

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    Call #: YA F ANDERSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • What elephants know

    What elephants know2016

    by Eric Dinerstein

    Series: What Elephants Know

    (915)

    Summary: In the threatened jungle of the Borderlands between Nepal and India during the 1970s, an orphaned boy discovers his fate as a great elephant driver.

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    Call #: YA F DINERSTEIN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The fallen kingdom : book three of the falconer trilogy

    The fallen kingdom : book three of the falconer trilogy2017

    by Elizabeth May

    Series: The Falconer Trilogy - #3

    (4,598)

    Summary: Aileana Kameron, faery huntress, has been resurrected by ancient magic and given the dark powers of the Cailleach in an attempt to break the curse that pits the two factions of the Fae against each...  more »

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    Call #: YA F MAY

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Vanishing throne : book two of the falconer trilogy

    Vanishing throne : book two of the falconer trilogy2017

    by Elizabeth May

    Series: Falconer Series - #2

    (6,223)

    Summary: Aileana Cameron, the Falconer, disappeared through the portal that she was trying to close forever. Now she wakes up in the fae world, trapped and tortured by the evil Lonnrach. With the help of an...  more »

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    Call #: YA F MAY

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details