Check out these new titles in the Teen Corner at the Moline Public Library. Click on the title to go to the catalog for more information and to place a hold.
Dark Shimmer by Donna Jo Napoli
Dolce has grown up hidden away on an island in a lagoon in medieval Venice. She is a giant, a freak, tormented by everyone but her loving mother. When swims away after a tragedy, she lands on an island where people see her as normal, even beautiful. But evil lies in wait.
Into the Wasteland by Lesley Choyce
Dixon has decided to stop taking his meds and keep a journal. There are times he is angry and times he can see all the beauty in the world. But a tragic event makes Dixon’s journey darker and much more difficult and dangerous.
The Summer We Saved the Bees by Robin Stevenson
Wolf’s mother, who is obsessed with saving the world’s honeybees, announces she’s taking her Save the Bees show on the road—with the whole family. Wolf and his teenage stepsister aren’t so thrilled. It isn’t until the kids take some drastic action that she begins to listen.
Anne & Henry by Dawn Ius
Henry’s life seems to be perfect, but he is trapped, unable to pursue any career—or girl—his family doesn’t approve of. Anne is exactly that kind of girl, so naturally he falls for her. Based on the real-life love affair between Anne Boleyn and King Henry VIII.
The Weight of Feathers by Anna-Marie McLemore
The Palomas and the Corbeaus are rival performing families. They each know the other is trouble, but when disaster strikes the small town where both families are performing a Corbeau boy saves a Paloma girl. And falling in love might be the biggest trouble of all.