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.
Underwater by Marisa Reichardt
Morgan thought she was going to be a hero, but instead her act of kindness led to a deadly tragedy. Now she feels trapped, unable to even leave her apartment. When a new boy moves in next door, she finally feels ready to get back into the world.
Up From the Sea by Leza Lowitz
Kai lost nearly everyone and everything he cared about in the tsunami that hit his Japanese village. Now he’s in New York, meeting kids whose own lives were changed by 9/11. Through poetry, he explores the ways to make something good come out of disaster.
We Are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson
Henry has a terrible choice to make. The aliens will let him save the planet by pushing a big red button. But is life worth it? He’s pretty sure it’s not, until he meets Diego. Maybe, if he can save himself, Henry will be able to save the world as well.
Instructions for the End of the World by Jamie Kain
Nicole’s father has trained her to survive any kind of disaster. Shen he dumps her and her sister off and disappears, she does okay for a while. Then a handsome boy named Wolf shows up and offers to help. Nicole realizes falling in love is one thing her father never prepared her for.
My Second Life by Faye Bird
Ana is haunted by her past—her past life, that is. She remembers being Emma, and a chance encounter brings up new memories of a young girl drowning. Was Emma responsible? If so, does that mean Ana is too? She sets out to learn the truth about the past to try to make peace with her life now.