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The Bear and the Nightingale

Posted June 2, 2017

Set in a medieval Russian wilderness, this rich tale follows a fiery young woman in her quest to save a town full of people who fear her. She must go against all she's been taught as she defends what's right, and there's nothing easy about it. Beauti…

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Scythe

Posted April 27, 2017

In this incredibly thought-provoking novel, humans have conquered death itself. Now, Scythes are responsible for using death as a way to maintain the size of the population. As Citra and Rowan go through their Scythe apprenticeship, they must questio…

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Modern Lovers

Posted April 7, 2017

Zoe, Elizabeth, and Andrew have been friends since college. As they approach their 50th birthdays, they are forced to take a hard look at their shared past, and the lives they have now. Can they find the beauty in slogging it out?

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Sweet

Posted February 24, 2017

Fans of Libba Bray's Beauty Queens may want to give this book a try. Laurel and her best friend are on a cruise with the rich and famous to celebrate the launch of a new weight loss product, a sweetener guaranteed to melt the pounds off instantl…

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Who Does She Think She Is?: A Novel

Posted January 26, 2017

In this multigenerational story about Aisha Branch’s wedding of the millennium, Little explores the complex, fierce nature of family ties, regret and resentment, and the weight of a family’s expectations for their newest generation. Woven…

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Books Teens ChosePosted February 29, 2016
Back to SchoolPosted September 2, 2016

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