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  • The crossover

    The crossover2014

    by Kwame Alexander

    Series: Crossover (Kwame Alexander)

    (51,273)

    Summary: Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.

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    Call #: YA F ALEXANDER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The giver

    The giver2012

    by Lois Lowry

    Series: Giver Quartet - #1

    (2,111,846)

    Summary: Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.

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    Call #: YA F LOWRY

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • The high king

    The high king2011

    by Lloyd Alexander

    Series: Chronicles Of Prydain - #5

    (53,426)

    Summary: In the fifth and final book of the chronicles of Prydain, Taran and Prince Gwydion rally an army to stand up to Arawyn, Lord of the Land of death for the ultimate confrontation of the forces of good and evil.

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    Call #: YA F ALEXANDER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Crispin : the cross of lead

    Crispin : the cross of lead2002

    by Avi

    Series: Crispin

    (25,219)

    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.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F AVI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The slave dancer; a novel.

    The slave dancer; a novel.1973

    by Paula Fox

    (10,124)

    Summary: Kidnapped by the crew of an Africa-bound ship, a thirteen-year-old boy discovers to his horror that he is on a slaver and his job is to play music for the exercise periods of the human cargo.

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    Call #: YA F FOX

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The graveyard book
    Staff Pick

    The graveyard book2008

    by Neil Gaiman

    (490,371)

    Summary: After the grisly murder of his entire family, a toddler wanders into a graveyard where the ghosts and other supernatural residents agree to raise him as one of their own.

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    Call #: YA F GAIMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The giver

    The giver1993

    by Lois Lowry

    Series: Giver Quartet - #1

    (2,121,799)

    Summary: Living in a "perfect" world without social ills, a boy approaches the time when he will receive a life assignment from the Elders, but his selection leads him to a mysterious man known as the Giver,...  more »

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    Call #: YA F LOWRY

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The hero and the crown

    The hero and the crown1984

    by Robin McKinley

    Series: Damar Series

    (51,570)

    Summary: Aerin, with the guidance of the wizard Luthe and the help of the blue sword, wins the birthright due her as the daughter of the Damarian king and a witchwoman of the mysterious, demon-haunted North.

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    Call #: YA F MCKINLEY

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Jacob have I loved

    Jacob have I loved1990

    by Katherine Paterson

    (32,513)

    Summary: Feeling deprived all her life of schooling, friends, mother, and even her name by her twin sister, Louise finally begins to find her identity.

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    Call #: YA F PATERSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Criss cross

    Criss cross2005

    by Lynne Rae Perkins

    (8,730)

    Summary: Teenagers in a small town in the 1960s experience new thoughts and feelings, question their identities, connect, and disconnect as they search for the meaning of life and love.

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    Call #: YA F PERKINS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Holes
    Staff Pick

    Holes2000

    by Louis Sachar

    Series: Camp Green Lake Series

    (1,087,456)

    Summary: As further evidence of his family's bad fortune which they attribute to a curse on a distant relative, Stanley Yelnats is sent to a hellish correctional camp in the Texas desert where he finds his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F SACHAR

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Roll of thunder, hear my cry

    Roll of thunder, hear my cry2016

    by Mildred D. Taylor

    Series: Logan Family (Mildred D. Taylor) - #4

    Summary: Why is the land so important to Cassie's family? It takes the events of one turbulent year -- the year of the night riders and the burning, the year a white girl humiliates Cassie in public simply...  more »

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    Call #: YA F TAYLOR

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details