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.
A Shadow Bright and Burning by Jessica Cluess (Kingdom on Fire, Book One)
Henrietta Howel can burst into flames. She is taken to London to train with Her Majesty’s sorcerers, where she meets her fellow sorcerer trainees. As she discovers the secrets hiding behind the glamour of sorcerer life, she begins to doubt that she’s the true prophesied one. With battle looming, how much will she risk to save the city–and the one she loves?
Girl Mans Up by M-E Girard
Pen is happy being the kind of girl she’s always been. It’s the rest of the world that seems to have a problem with the way she looks and acts, saying she’s trying to be a boy. Is giving up her identity worth gaining the respect of her parents and loyalty of her friends? And what about the feelings she’s having for other girls?
The Last True Love Story by Brendan Kiely
When Hendrix promises Gpa he will take him back east to the hill where he first kissed his wife, before the Alzheimer’s takes his last memories, he has no idea how it will change his life. Along with Corrina, a girl with whom he has little in common, the three set out to make the trip and find out if what Gpa says is true—that the only stories that last are love stories.
Something in Between by Melissa de la Cruz
Jasmine de los Santos has always done what’s expected of her, and is ready to reap the rewards in the form of a full college scholarship. But when she finds out her entire family is illegal, her dreams shatter. Trying to live like a regular teen seems like a good thing to do with no future. But giving up isn’t as easy as she thought.
Afterward by Jennifer Mathieu
When Caroline’s little brother is rescued from his kidnapper, rescuers also find Ethan, a teenager who has been living with the kidnapper since he was a young child himself. Caroline believes Ethan is the key to helping her brother cope with what happened to him. But Ethan has a resurgence of traumatic memories. Maybe the two can help each other.