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Secrets That We Keep

It is said that normal is boring. The same routine, the intact family, the future all planned out. Some might think this sounds dull, but its exactly what Jesse had. And thats how he liked it. Dreams of being a doctor kept his nights busy with studying, leaving little time for a social life or a typical high school experience.Angie was the complete opposite. She thrived

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Beat the Turtle Drum

The heartwrenching story of how a young girl comes to terms with her sisters death. Here is a book to read and remember.--Publishers Weekly. A touching, poignant story.--Booklist. An ALA Notable Book and an IRA-CBC Childrens Choice.

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Sacred(Sacred 1)

Growing up on Catalina Island, off the California coast, Scarlett Wenderoth has led a fairly isolated life. After her brother dies, her isolation deepens as she withdraws into herself, shutting out her friends and boyfriend. Her parents, shattered by their own sorrow, fail to notice Scarletts pain and sudden alarming thinness. Scarlett finds pleasure only on her horse, es

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Untouched(Denazen 1.5)

Until he met Dez, Kale�s days were filled with violence and death. He was used as a weapon of destruction by the power hungry men of Denazen. He�s a Six. A person with an abnormal ability. Some people call them gifts, but not Kale. Kale�s touch means instant death.But now there�s Dez, the girl he can touch, and they�re hunting down Sixes and warning them about Denazen. Kal

Genre: Young Adult

Twelve Steps

When her crush asks her to fix him up with her perfect older sister, sixteen-year-old Andi decides it�s time to step out of the shadows. She creates a twelve-step program for second-class siblings to help her steal the spotlight, and the guy, from her sister, Laina.Step 1: Admit shes powerless to change her perfect sister, and accept that her life really, really sucks.Ste

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Goddess Secret(Goddess 2)

Legacy only thought she had this goddess thing under control. Well, as much as any other chick could have given the crazy circumstances. But when she learns the truth about her abilities, she is forced to keep a secret so powerful that she and the people closest to her could get hurt if it falls into the wrong hands.Then there�s Venus, the goddess Adin is bonded to. And Ri

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Whip It

Roller derby is back, in all of its rowdy and raucous gloryMeet Bliss Cavendar, an indie-rock-loving misfit stuck in the tiny town of Bodeen, Texas. Her pageant-addicted mother expects her to compete for the coveted Miss Bluebonnet crown, but Bliss would rather feast on roaches than be subjected to such rhinestone tyranny.Blisss escape? Roller Derby.When she discovers a l

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Mistle Child(The Undertaken 2)

In life, in death: family remains.Silas Umber has finally come into his own as the Undertaker of Lichport when a mysterious invitation calls him beyond the marshes to Arvale, the ancestral manor of the Umbers. There, his extended family endures, waiting for a living Undertaker to return and preside over the Door Doom, an archaic rite that grants a terrible power to summon

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Whip It

Skirts, Skates, & Scrapes!All the old school skills with a new punk rock attitudeCome see The Lone Star Derby GirlsAustina��s All-Girl Roller Derby LeagueThe Holy Rollers vs. The Fight CrewHalftime Concert by the Chimney SweepsThis aina��t no cheerleading clinic, ya��all!Meet Bliss Cavendar, an indie-rock-loving misfit stuck in the tiny town of Bodeen, Texas. Her pag

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Thicker Than Water

Cecelia Price killed her brother. At least, that�s what the police and the district attorney are saying. And although Cecelia is now locked up and forced into treatment, she knows the real story is much more complicated.Cyrus wasn�t always the drug-addled monster he�d become. He was a successful athlete, but when an injury forced him off the soccer field and onto pain medi

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