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.
I Stop Somewhere by T.E. Carter
When Ellie starts freshman year she just wants to blend in with the wallpaper. Then Ellie finds herself trapped after a brutal assault. She wasn’t the first victim, and now she watches it happen again and again. She tries to hold on to her happier memories, waiting for someone to find her. But will anyone search for a girl they never noticed in the first place?
The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton (The Belles, Book One)
Camellia is one of the Belles, revered for their control of Beauty. In Orléans, the people are born gray, and only with the help of a Belle and her talents can they be made beautiful. Camellia wants to be the favorite—the Belle chosen by the Queen of Orléans to live in the royal palace. But the palace is full of dark secrets, and Camellia soon learns that her powers are far greater, and could be more dangerous, than she ever imagined.
The Book of Pearl by Timothée de Fombelle
Joshua Pearl is from a world that our own no longer believes in. He knows that his great love is waiting for him in that distant place, but he is trapped in our time. As his memories begin to fade, he discovers strange objects, tiny fragments of a story from a long time ago. Can Joshua remember the past and believe in his own story before his love is lost forever?
Winterfolk by Janel Kolby
Rain is a homeless teen living with her father in the woods outside Seattle, near a community of other homeless people called the Winterfolk. She finds safety and sanctuary in this hidden world—until the day that safety is shattered when she learns the city plans to clear the woods of everyone who lives there. Now she’s forced to confront Seattle, which is full of strange sights, sounds, people—and memories…
The Tombs by Deborah Schaumberg
Avery pines for the life she had before her mother was taken. She fears the mysterious men in crow masks who locked her mother in the Tombs asylum for being able to see what others couldn’t. Like her mother’s, Avery’s powers refuse to be contained. When she causes a bizarre explosion at the factory, she has no choice but to run from her lies, straight into the darkest corners of the city.