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.
Across the Floor by Natasha Deen
Luc Waldon loves football. When his coach orders him to sign up for contemporary-dance classes to improve his game, Luc’s less than thrilled. When he realizes might love dance more than football, he has to decide if pursuing a new dream is worth everything—and everyone—he will have to leave behind.
The Odds of Lightning by Jocelyn Davies
Tiny, Lu, Will and Nathaniel were best friends until life-defining events the summer before high school tore them apart. Now, three years later, they hardly talk anymore. But fate weaves their lives together again the night before the SATs, during a wild thunderstorm that threatens to shut down New York City. And lightning strikes.
Girl on a Plane by Miriam Moss
Anna is travelling back to her English boarding school alone in 1970 when her flight is hijacked by Palestinian guerillas. They land the plane in the Jordanian desert, switch off the engines and issue their demands. If these are not met within three days, they will blow up the plane, killing all the hostages. Based on true events, this is a story about ordinary people facing agonizing horror, of courage and resilience.
Stalking Jack the Ripper by Kerri Maniscalco (Stalking Jack the Ripper, Book One)
Audrey Rose Wadsworth was born a lord’s daughter, with a life of wealth and privilege. But she also has a forbidden secret life—studying the gruesome practice of forensic medicine. When her work on a string of savagely killed corpses drags Audrey into the investigation of a serial murderer, her search for answers brings her close to her own sheltered world.
Metaltown by Kristen Simmons
The rules of Metaltown are simple: Work hard, keep your head down, and watch your back. Ty has managed to get by with the help of Colin. Lena, daughter of the factory owner, has never considered where her family’s money comes from. When the three meet, their expectations of each other, and themselves, will be challenged.