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Anahita's woven riddle

Anahita's woven riddle
Author(s): 
Meghan Nuttall Sayres
Description: 
In Iran, more than 100 years ago, a young girl with three suitors gets permission from her father and a holy man to weave into her wedding rug a riddle to be solved by her future husband, which will ensure that he has wit to match hers.
Call Number: 
YA FIC Say
Format: 
Book

The amazing Maurice and his educated rodents

The amazing Maurice and his educated rodents
Author(s): 
Terry Pratchett
Description: 
A talking cat, intelligent rats, and a strange boy cooperate in a Pied Piper scam until they try to con the wrong town and are confronted by a deadly evil rat king.
Call Number: 
YA FIC Pra
Format: 
Book

Just one day

Just one day
Author(s): 
Gayle Forman
Description: 
Sparks fly when American good girl Allyson encounters laid-back Dutch actor Willem, so she follows him on a whirlwind trip to Paris, upending her life in just one day and prompting a year of self-discovery and the search for true love.
Call Number: 
YA FIC For
Format: 
Book

Stupid fast

Stupid fast
Author(s): 
Geoff Herbach
Description: 
Just before his sixteenth birthday, Felton Reinstein has a sudden growth spurt that turns him from a small, jumpy, picked-on boy with the nickname of "Squirrel Nut" to a powerful athlete, leading to new friends, his first love, and the courage to confront his family's past and current problems.
Call Number: 
YA FIC Her
Format: 
Book

Why we broke up

Why we broke up
Author(s): 
Daniel Handler
Maira Kalman
Description: 
Sixteen-year-old Min Green writes a letter to Ed Slaterton in which she breaks up with him, documenting their relationship and how items in the accompanying box, from bottle caps to a cookbook, foretell the end.
Call Number: 
YA FIC Han
Format: 
Book

Hush, hush

Hush, hush
Author(s): 
Becca Fitzpatrick
Description: 
High school sophomore Nora has always been very cautious in her relationships, but when Patch, who has a dark side she can sense, enrolls at her school, she is mysteriously and strongly drawn to him, despite warnings from her best friend, the school counselor, and her own instincts.
Call Number: 
YA FIC Fit
Format: 
Book

Openly straight

Openly straight
Author(s): 
Bill Konigsberg
Description: 
Tired of being known as "the gay kid", Rafe Goldberg decides to assume a new persona when he comes east and enters an elite Massachusetts prep school--but trying to deny his identity has both complications and unexpected consequences.
Call Number: 
YA FIC Kon
Format: 
Book

Going bovine

Going bovine
Author(s): 
Libba Bray
Description: 
Cameron Smith, a disaffected sixteen year-old who, after being diagnosed with Creutzfeldt-Jakob (aka mad cow) disease, sets off on a road trip with a death-obsessed video gaming dwarf he meets in the hospital in an attempt to find a cure.
Call Number: 
YA FIC Bra
Format: 
Book

The winds of heaven

The winds of heaven
Author(s): 
Judith Clarke
Description: 
Clementine and her cousin Fan both grow up in 1950s Australia but have very different lives, Clementine coming from a stable, city family and Fan from a broken, country home, and their destinies are also strikingly divergent.
Call Number: 
YA FIC Cla
Format: 
Book

Eona : the last Dragoneye

Eona : the last Dragoneye
Author(s): 
Alison Goodman
Description: 
Facing the ultimate battle for control of the land she calls home, Eona finds herself waging an internal battle every bit as devastating as the war threatening to break out across the kingdom.
Call Number: 
YA FIC Goo
Format: 
Book