The lab must have made a mistake.
It has to have been a mistake, because it can't be possible that Uncle Rob has AIDS. Rob has been Gary's hero for as long as he can remember. Rob is vital, successful, and athletic; he is knd and good and almost a father to Gary. Gary refuses to accept the truth... read more
The year 2000 isn't starting out too well for Toronto high school senior Katherine Boatman. Not only has her oldest friend ditched her for yet another boyfriend, her beloved grandmother died on New Year's Eve, leaving a void of goodness in her life that Katherine's not sure how to fill.While overwhelm... read more
If home is where the heart is, what would happen if you lost it? Compassion and humor infuse the story of a family caught in financial crisis and a girl struggling to form her own identity.
It's the first day of summer and Rachel's thirteenth birthday. She can't wa... read more
Hello, I'm Martha Grimstone, and I've inherited my father's gift for music. I can play notes that will bring sunshine, breezes and rain, and send clouds scudding across the sky. But I can't turn back a storm. If only I can convince Grandpa Grimstone that I can be trusted to leave the valley, I know ju... read more
Since she was twelve, Meriel Garland has lived with her grandfather in London, exiled from her beloved India following the death of her mother. Now sixteen, Meriel chafes against the strict regime of tests and study that her grandfather imposes on her. Escaping, she discovers a world outside her narro... read more
Discovering who you are is the hardest part of growing up.Devin Kelly is an Air Force brat, band nerd, bookworm, and loner. After the untimely death of her father, she and her mother move to Los Angeles to start a new life. Devin is welcomed to her new school by an arrogant bully named Jason who promi... read more
Young Adult Fiction
|Awards:||Lambda Awards 2011 - Best YA Novel|
Lambda Awards 2011 - Best YA Novel Seventeen-year-old Louisa Cosgrove longs to break free from her respectable life as a Victorian doctor's daughter. But her dreams become a nightmare when Louisa is sent to Wildthorn Hall: labeled a lunatic, deprived of her liberty and even her real name. As she unr... read more
|Author:||John Green; David Levithan|
Young Adult Fiction
|Awards:||Winner of Children's Choice Book Awards: Teen Choice Book of the Year 2011. Shortlisted for Indies Choice Book Awards: Young Adult Book of the Year 2011 and Inky Awards: Silver Inky 2010.|
Will Grayson - What if your oldest, wildest, only best friend started writing a musical about your life...and it made you look like a joke? What if the girl you didn't think you wer... read more
Ryan Dean West is a fourteen-year-old junior at a boarding school for rich kids. He’s living in Opportunity Hall, the dorm for troublemakers, and rooming with the biggest bully on the rugby team. And he’s madly in love with his best friend Annie, who thinks of him as a l... read more
Wintergirlsis a powerful but intimate story of one girl's chilling descent into the all-consuming vortex of anorexia.
Lia and Cassie were best friends. But something went wrong and Cassie changed. Now Cassie is dead and Lia has thirty-three unanswered calls on her phon... read more
|Series:||Women in Science|
|Reading Level:||6 Craft/Fashion/Art|
A charmingly illustrated and inspiring book, Women in Art highlights the achievements and stories of 50 notable women in the arts--from well-known figures like painters Frida Kahlo and Georgia O'Keefe, to lesser-known names like 19th-century African American quilter Harriet Pow... read more