Check out these new titles in the Teen Corner at the Moline Public Library. Click on the title to go to the catalog to find the book or place a hold.
Royce Rolls by Margaret Stohl
Bentley Royce has it all: fame, fortune, friends…Everything that comes with being an LA starlet. But after five seasons on her family’s reality show, Rolling with the Royces, Bentley wants out. Luckily for her, cancellation is looming and freedom is nigh. With their lifestyle on the brink, however, Bentley’s family starts to crumble, and one thing becomes startlingly clear–without the show, there is no family.
The Takedown by Corrie Wang
Kyla is perfectly happy being at the top of her exclusive high school’s food chain, and doesn’t care if anyone likes it or not. But when someone posts a video of her and a teacher “doing it” a week before college applications are due, she knows she needs to act. It doesn’t matter that it’s not really her in the video. She’ll have to dive into a world of hackers, haters and creepy stalkers—and face her own role in it all—to clear her name.
Beck by Mal Peet & Meg Rosoff
The son of a poor young woman and an African soldier in the 1900s, Beck is soon orphaned and sent to the Catholic Brothers in Canada. Shipped to work on a farm, his escape takes him across the continent in a search for belonging. Enduring abuse and many hardships, Beck has times of comfort and encouragement, eventually finding Grace, the woman with whom he can finally forge his life and shape his destiny as a young man.
Defy the Stars by Claudia Gray (Defy the Stars, Book One)
Noemi is a soldier, protecting her planet, Genesis. Abel is a machine, who has evolved and considered an abomination by the people of Genesis. They should be enemies, but when they are forced together on a journey they must work together to survive and protect the ones they care about.
Gem & Dixie by Sara Zarr
Gem has never had anyone to rely on, not even her parents. She’s spent most of her life taking care of her sister, Dixie. Even though they’ve grown apart as they’ve grown up, they’ve always had each other. Now their Dad is back, trying to become a part of their lives. When Gem takes off on an unexpected trip with Dixie, she discovers that to save herself, she may have to sever the one bond she’s tried so hard to keep.