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New at the Library…

We get more new books each month than we can possible share here! These are just a few new additions, be sure to stop in and see what else is new! You can also click on any title below to reserve a copy of the book.

          

The Appearance of Annie Van Sinderen by Katherine Howe
Aspiring filmmaker Wes Auckerman has just arrived to start his summer term at NYU. While shooting a séance at a psychic’s in the East Village, he meets a mysterious, intoxicatingly beautiful girl named Annie. As they start spending time together, Wes finds himself falling for her, drawn to her rose-petal lips and her entrancing glow. There’s just something about her that he can’t put his finger on, something faraway and otherworldly that compels him to fall even deeper.

Bits & Pieces by Jonathan Maberry
Twenty-two short stories, eleven of which were previously published, based on the Rot & Ruin series in which fifteen-year-old Benny Imura and his friends fight a zombie plague in a post-apocalyptic America.

Ash & Bramble by Sarah Prineas
Pin has no recollection of who she is or how she got to the Godmother’s fortress. She only knows that she is a Seamstress, working day in and out to make ball gowns fit for fairy tales. But she longs to forsake her backbreaking servitude and dares to escape with the brave young Shoemaker in this dark world where swords are more fitting than glass slippers.

          

Fate of Ten by Pittacus Lore
In order to thwart the Mogadorian invasion, a group of the Garde head to a pyramid in Mexico in order to awaken a power that can save the world in the sixth book of the Lorien Legacies series.

Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs
Time is running out for the Peculiar Children. With a dangerous madman on the loose and their beloved Miss Peregrine still in danger, Jacob and Emma are forced to stage the most daring of rescue missions in the third book in this series.

The Keeper by David Baldacci
Vega Jane and her friend Delph have taken the map that Quentin Harris left them and set out from the town of Wormwood, determined to brave the Quag and find freedom on the other side–but the Quag was designed to keep the town people in, and it is filled with bloodthirsty creatures and sinister magic, and it is not going to let them escape unscathed in the second book in this series.

          

The Scorpion Rules by Erin Bow
The teenage princess of a future-world Canadian superpower, where royal children are held hostage to keep their countries from waging war, falls in love with an American prince who rebels against the brutal rules governing their existences.

This Monstrous Thing by Mackenzi Lee
In an alternative fantasy world where some men are made from clockwork parts and carriages are steam powered, a young mechanic, does the unthinkable after his brother dies: he uses clockwork pieces to bring Oliver back from the dead. But the resurrection does not go as planned, and Oliver returns more monster than man. With few places to turn for help, dangers may ultimately bring the brothers together–or ruin them forever.

Walk on Earth A Stranger by Rae Carson
Lee Westfall, a young woman with the magical ability to sense the presence of gold, must flee her home to avoid people who would abuse her powers, so when her best friend Jefferson heads out across Gold Rush-era America to stake his claim, she disguises herself as a boy and sets out on her own dangerous journey.

          

The Weight of Feathers by Anna-Marie McLemore
The Palomas and the Corbeaus have been locked in an escalating feud for over a generation. Both families make their living as travelling performers in competing shows – the Palomas swimming in mermaid exhibitions, the Corbeaus, former tightrope walkers. Lace Paloma knows as well as anyone that the Corbeaus are pure black magic. Simply touching one could mean death, and she’s been taught from birth to keep away. But when disaster strikes the small town where both families are performing, it’s a Corbeau boy, Cluck, who saves Lace’s life.

Michael Vey: Storm of Lightning by Richard Paul Evans
Michael and the rest of the Electroclan are facing their greatest crisis yet. The resistance movement has been compromised. The safe house has been destroyed. The voice is in hiding, and they have no idea if their families are alive… or dead. What they do know is that the Elgen won’t stop until they’ve destroyed the Electroclan.

I Crawl Through It by A.S. King
A surrealist novel about four teenagers who find unconventional ways to escape standardized tests and their perilous world, and discover that the only escape from reality is to face it.

          

The Trouble in Me by Jack Gantos
Instantly mesmerized by his fresh back from juvie, car thieving neighbor, Jack decides he will do whatever it takes to be like Gary. As a follower, Jack is eager to leave his old self behind, and desperate for whatever crazy, hilarious, frightening thing might happen next. But he may not be as ready as he thinks when the trouble in him comes blazing to life.

Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
The story of a teenage girl who’s literally allergic to the outside world. When a new family moves in next door, she begins a complicated romance that challenges everything she’s ever known. The narrative unfolds via vignettes, diary entries, texts, charts, lists, illustrations, and more.

Tonight the Streets Are Ours by Leila Sales
Seventeen-year-old Arden, of Cumberland, Maryland, finds solace in the blog of an aspiring writer who lives in New York City, but when she goes to meet him, she discovers that he is a very different person than she believes him to be.

          

Seraph of the End: Vampire Reign Volume 6 by Takaya Kagami
After trumpets of the apocalypse proclaim the fall of humanity, vampires arise from the shadows to rule the earth. Yuichiro wants just one thing-to get revenge by killing each and every vampire. The only thing standing between humans and complete subjugation to vampires is sheer tenacity and Cursed Gear.

Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Seige of Leningrad by M.T. Anderson
Trapped between the Nazi invading force and the Soviet government itself was composer Dmitri Shostakovich, who would write a symphony that roused, rallied, eulogized, and commemorated his fellow citizens–the Leningrad Symphony, which came to occupy a surprising place of prominence in the eventual Allied victory. This is the true story of a city under siege: the triumph of bravery and defiance in the face of terrifying odds. It is also a look at the power–and layered meaning–of music in beleaguered lives.

Harry Potter Magical Places from the Films: Hogwarts, Diagon Alley, and Beyond by Jody Revenson
A comprehensive and full color look at Hogwarts, Diagon Alley, The Burrow, Azkaban prison and all of the memorable places, both loved and feared, that brought the Harry Potter movies to life.

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