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.
For This Life Only by Stacey Kade
Jace Palmer died for three minutes. And when he woke up, nothing was the same. Elijah, his twin brother, is dead, and his family is broken. Overwhelmed by guilt and doubt, Jace struggles to adjust to this new version of the world, one without his brother, one without the certainties he once relied on. And then Thera comes into his life.
Lucky Strikes by Louis Bayard
With her mama recently dead and her father long gone, Amelia finds herself in charge of her younger brother and sister, and of the family gas station. To keep the greedy Harley Blevins from taking over the store, and her family out of foster care, Melia must come up with a father, and fast.
Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit by Jaye Robin Brown
Even though Joanna Gordon has been out and proud for years, she agrees to play straight when her radio evangelist father moves them to conservative Rome, Georgia. Things get complicated when she meets Mary Carlson, the oh-so-tempting sister of her new friend at school. Should she honor her father’s wishes? Or follow her heart?
Pasadena by Sherri L. Smith
When Jude’s best friend is found dead in a swimming pool, her family calls it an accident. Her friends call it suicide. But Jude calls it what it is: murder. Now everyone is a suspect–family and friends alike. As Jude searches for the truth, she finds that everyone has secrets, even herself.
And the Trees Crept In by Dawn Kurtagich
When Silla and Nori arrive at their aunt’s home, it’s immediately clear that the “blood manor” is cursed. Who is the beautiful boy that’s appeared from the woods? Who is the man that her little sister sees, but no one else? And why does it seem that, ever since they arrived, the trees have been creeping closer?