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Latest Young Adult Releases

"A Strange There After" by Missy Fleming Ghosts exist. Quinn Roberts knows this because she is one - kind of. The spirit of a dysfunctional ancestor, Catherine, has evicted Quinn from her own body, forcing her to live in a world with the paranormal. No one can see, touch or hear her, except the ghosts she grew up with and the bane of her existence, a self-centered paranormal investigator named Boone. [more] "Finding Hope in Texas" by Ryan T. Petty How do you move on in your life after a horrible tragedy?

That's what Hope Kilpatrick must ask after losing her family in a horrible car accident right before Christmas. Unable to deal with the pain, she leaves the haunting memories of her New York home behind and escapes to Texas with [more]

"White Pine" by Caroline Akervik After Sevy Anderson's father breaks his leg in a sawmill accident, the fourteen-year-old must take his place with the rough and tumble lumberjacks and river rats who harvest the white pine forests of Wisconsin. The men of the Northwoods live hard and on the edge, and Sevy must prove his courage and his worth in the company of legends. [more] "Double Take" by Laura Kennedy When 16 yearold Brooke Bentley's convertible and cell phone conk out during a rainstorm, she believes it's just bad luck. But when she darts through the dark to a dilapidated Victorian she thinks is the home of a friend and is invited in by a butler in a faded black tux, Brooke knows it must be karma. Because how often do you meet a reclusive 1950's movie star who thinks she's actress Terry Moore? [more]
"Stealing Time" by Nancy PennickDrew from the past… Kate from the present… Two worlds collided. As senior year comes to a close, a promise of new beginnings is on the horizon. Kate longs to head to Arizona and college until her former friend, Tyson, does the unimaginable forcing her to stay in Ohio. Her family has to pull together to [more] "Cry of the Sea" by D.G. Driver Juniper Sawfeather is choosing which college to attend after graduation from West Olympia High School next year. She wants to go to San Diego to be far away from her environmental activist parents. They expect her to think the way they do, but having to be constantly fighting causes makes it difficult to be an average [more]

"The Cat That Went to Homecoming" by Julie Otzelberger The Cat That Went To Homecoming is the coming of age story of Ellen Jones, an overweight teenage girl from a single family home. She is under constant attack by her peers, bullied because of her weight and her family's poverty. Through volunteer work with her cat, Hershey, Ellen finds her self esteem [more] "Scarecrow on Horseback" by C.S. Adler Humiliated by an experience with her stepsister's horse Mel refuses to become a rider, but she loves horses. When her mother gets an office job on a dude ranch, Mel is happy to do scut work just to be near her favorite animals.

The trouble is every time she bonds with a horse something bad happens. [more]

Latest New Adult Releases

"Love You to Death" by Melissa March

Seventeen year-old Arden Elliot is alone, barely surviving life on the streets. All she wants is a place to call home, somewhere she can be safe.

After meeting Det. Cass Bateman, surviving is exactly what she will need to do. He dominates her world, steals her spirit and breaks her body. All in the name of love. She knows if she stays, one day he will love her to death.

On the run she meets Gideon, a Kentucky cowboy. She tries to resist the power of her heart, knowing she doesn't have the luxury of falling in love, but just when she thinks her life is finally secure, her past comes calling. [more]

"Benjamin" by Alyssa CooperA story of letting go and of those left behind, Benjamin explores the deep and complicated facets of human emotion. It follows Amily, a young woman, through her long and tumultuous relationship with Benjamin, who has over the years been dream, friend, teacher, lover, and finally, uneasy companion. When she learns that Benjamin has been diagnosed with cancer, although she hasn't seen him in years, she rushes back to her hometown, so that he can finally teach her the final lesson: how to say goodbye. [more]

Upcoming Young Adult Releases

"Undercover" by Caroline Crane "Song Magick" by Elisabeth Hamill "Roberto's Return" by Paul Ferrante "Someone" by A. M. Edwards "Twell" by Kate O'Leary "The Haunting of Secrets" by Shelley Pickens "Good Vs. Evil High" by April Marcom "Nothing But Horses" by Shannon Kennedy "Angel I Am Not" by Melissa Starr "Turn on a Dime" by Patricia Gilkerson