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Why We Broke Up

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Why We Broke Up by Daniel Handler

Sixteen-year-old Min Green writes a letter to Ed Slaterton in which she breaks up with him, documenting their relationship and how items in the accompanying box, from bottle caps to a cookbook, foretell the end.

Every Other Day

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Every Other Day by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Every other day, sixteen-year-old high school student Kali transforms into an invincible demon hunter, but when she sees that a popular fellow-student is marked for death in the next twenty-four hours, unfortunately it is the wrong day for Kali.

Kiss Crush Collide

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Kiss Crush Collide by Christina Meredith

Leah's path has been laid out for her by her controlling mother and perfect sisters--prom queen, valedictorian, college, country club wedding--but when Leah meets a boy who is not in her social class, she begins to question what she wants for herself.

Love and Leftovers

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Love and Leftovers by Sarah Tregay

When her father starts dating a man, fifteen-year-old Marcie's depressed mother takes her to New Hampshire but just as Marcie starts falling for a great guy her father brings her back to Iowa, where all of her relationships have become strained.

New X-Men

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New X-Men by Grant Morrison

When an army of evolved Sentinels try to annihilate every mutant on the planet, the X-Men are forced to fight for their very existence.

Read the entire series:
Vol. 1Vol. 2Vol. 3Vol. 4Vol. 5Vol. 6Vol. 7Vol. 8

Flyaway

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Flyaway by Helen Landalf

Seattle fifteen-year-old Stevie Calhoun does not realize how bad her life is until her mother leaves and Stevie must move in with annoyingly perfect Aunt Mindy for a summer, filling her days with being tutored and volunteering at a bird rehabilitation center.

On A Dark Wing

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On A Dark Wing by Jordan Dane

After cheating Death, Abby Chandler becomes the target of Death's ravens and the people closest to her are stalked by the Angel of Death, who has come to take what is his.

Vampire Academy: The Ultimate Guide

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Vampire Academy: The Ultimate Guide by Michelle Rowan with Richelle Mead

A guide to the Vampire Academy, describing the history of St. Vladimir's Academy, the spirit bond between Lissa and Rose, and the secrets of the Moroi society, and discussing "Vampire Academy," "Frostbite," "Shadow Kiss," and the other books from Richelle Mead's series.

Still Waters

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Still Waters by Emma Carlson Berne

When seventeen-year-old Hannah and her eighteen-year-old boyfriend sneak off to a broken-down old cottage at a deserted lake for the weekend, things do not go at all as planned.

Legacy

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Legacy by Molly Cochran

Abandoned by her widowed father in a Massachusetts boarding school, 16-year-old witch Katy is astonished to learn that her hostile classmates also possess magical abilities and that the school is the site of her mother's mysterious suicide, a situation that culminates in a desperate effort to save a boy Katy loves.

The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1: The Official Movie Companion

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The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn Part 1: The Official Movie Companion by Mark Cotta Vaz

Designed as a celebration of the film, this lavishly illustrated book is an exclusive behind-the-scenes guide featuring full-colour photos of the cast, locations and sets, as well as storyboards, interviews, details of the special effects and much more. Also includes an interview with author Stephanie Meyer.

My Girlfriend's a Geek

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My Girlfriend's a Geek by Pentabu

All penniless college student Taiga Mutou wants is a cool job and a cute older woman as a girlfriend. So when he spies a Help Wanted sign outside an office and a hot girl inside, he applies for the job, no questions asked. After a few bumps at the beginning, things start going Taiga's way, prompting him to steel his courage and ask out Yuiko, that hot girl he spied through the window, on a date. And when she later asks him if it's okay that she's a fujoshi (a very, shall we say, distinct kind of comics/animation geek), he tells her it's fine out of sheer excitement. But poor Taiga has no idea how much trouble he's just gotten himself into!

Read the entire series:
Vol. 1Vol. 2Vol. 3Vol. 4Vol. 5

Geek Girl

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Geek Girl by Cindy C. Bennett

Jen, a teenaged foster child and social outcast, makes a bet with her friends that she can turn Trevor, a straight-A student and self-avowed "geek", into a social outcast like herself, but quickly finds there is more to him than she expected.

The Probability of Miracles

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The Probability of Miracles by Wendy Wunder

Having spent several years in and out of hospitals for a life-threatening illness, pragmatic 16-year-old Cam is relocated by her miracle-seeking mother to a town in Maine known for its mystical healing qualities, a place Cam dismisses until she witnesses unusual phenomena and befriends a boy who encourages her to achieve various milestones before she dies

Shattered Dreams

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Shattered Dreams by Ellie James

After her grandmother's death, sixteen-year-old orphan Trinity Monsour moves to New Orleans to live with her aunt, hoping to lead a normal life, but her frightening visions not only prevent her from feeling normal, they make her a suspect in the disappearance of a classmate.

Winter Town

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Winter Town by Stephen Emond

Evan and Lucy, childhood best friends who grew apart after years of seeing one another only during Christmas break, begin a romance at age seventeen but his choice to mindlessly follow his father's plans for an Ivy League education rather than becoming the cartoonist he longs to be, and her more destructive choices in the wake of family problems, pull them apart.

Vampire Cheerleaders

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Vampire Cheerleaders by Adam Arnold

The Bakertown High School cheerleading squad has a secret: behind all their pretty make-up and short skirts are five hungry vampires who sure know how to show their school spirit!

Read the entire series:
Fang ServiceHigh Stakes