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.
Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt
Jack tells the story of his foster brother Joseph. At only 14, he’s already been in prison and wants nothing more than to find his baby daughter, Jupiter, whom he has never seen. When Joseph has begun to believe he’ll have a future, he is confronted by demons from his past that force a tragic sacrifice.
Very in Pieces by Megan Frazer Blakemore
Very is done being a good girl. Her mom drinks, her dad is gone most of the time, her younger sister is running wild, and her beloved grandmother is slipping away. If everything else can fall to pieces, why can’t she?
My Secret to Tell by Natalie D. Richards
Emmie’s had a crush on Deacon forever. But as her best friend’s brother and the town bad boy he’s off limits. She doesn’t think he’s dangerous…until he shows up in her bedroom with blood on his hands after his father is violently asaulted. Could he really have done it?
Red Girl, Blue Boy by Lauren Baratz-Logsted
Katie and Drew really shouldn’t get along. After all, her father is the Republican nominee for President of the United States while his mother is at the top of the Democratic ticket. But when Katie and Drew are thrown together in a joint interview on a morning talk show, they can’t ignore the chemistry between them.
Weird Girl and What’s His Name by Meagan Brothers
Lula and Rory are the biggest geeks and best of friends who share everything. Rory came out to Lulu years ago, but when she finds out he’s not only tried out for the football team but is also having a fair with an older man, she feels like she hardly knows him, or herself, at all.