Check out these new titles in the Young Adult section. Click on the title to go to the catalog for more information and place a hold.
Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina and New Orleans by Don Brown (Graphic Nonfiction)
On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina overwhelmed the protective levees around low-lying New Orleans. One thousand eight hundred and thirty-three people lost their lives. The riveting tale of this historic storm and the drowning of an American city is one of selflessness, heroism, and courage—and also of incompetence, racism, and criminality.
Stick by Michael Harmon
Stick is a football hero who no longer loves football. Preston is small, nerdy, and convinced he’s a superhero. They both dress up and play hero, but can a friendship help them save each other?
The Dead Girls of Hysteria Hall by Katie Alender
Delia’s new house was once an insane asylum nicknamed “Hysteria Hall,” known for locking up strong, defiant girls. Like Delia. And it seems those girls are still trapped as ghosts. And the Hall wants to add Delia to that list.
The Astrologer’s Daughter by Rebecca Lim
Avicenna has inherited her mother’s gift at astrology, which she must use when her mother goes missing and the police are out of their depth.
Slasher Girls & Monster Boys
A host of the smartest young adult authors come together in this collection of scary stories and psychological thrillers.