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.
Landscape with Invisible Hand by M.T. Anderson
When the vuvv first landed, no one thought of it as an invasion. They offered advanced technology and cures for every illness imaginable. It was only much later, humans realized the price they had paid. Now Adam and his girlfriend Chloe are taping themselves having 1950s-style dates for the vuvv to watch in a pay-per-minute format just to be able to afford the necessities of life. But the more they act, the more difficult their real relationship becomes.
The Devils You Know by M.C. Atwood
Five very different seniors—Violet, Paul, Ashley, Dylan, and Gretchen—have reasons their own reasons to look forward to the school trip to the infamous Boulder House. When they’re separated from the group, they discover that what lies within Boulder House is far more horrifying than any local folklore. To survive, they’ll have to band together in ways they never could have imagined and ultimately confront the truths of their darkest selves.
Spinning by Tillie Walden (Graphic Novel)
For ten years, figure skating was Tillie’s life. But over time she began to question how the close-minded world of figure skating fit in with the rest of her life, and whether all the work was worth it. The more Tillie thought about it, the more she realized she’d outgrown her passion—and she finally needed to find her own voice.
You Bring the Distant Near by Mitali Perkins
Tara’s family has just immigrated to New York from India via London. Sonia is falling in love with a boy her mother can’t accept. Anna is both brilliant and shy, like the Bengal tigers she fights to protect. Chantal is as fierce a dancer as she is a friend, student, and athlete. And Ranee, the center that binds them all together, is beginning to unravel. As each decides which Bengali traditions to uphold in America and which to leave behind, one hard truth remains: some scars take generations to heal.
They Both Die at the End by Adam Silvera
On September 5, Death-Cast calls Mateo and Rufus to give them the news that they’re going to die today. They are total strangers, but they’re both looking to make a new friend on their End Day. The good news: There’s an app for that. It’s called the Last Friend, and through it, Rufus and Mateo are about to meet up for one last great adventure and to live a lifetime in a single day.