When Sam Picket comes to the quiet little village to hide from the violence and madness that have shattered his life, he discovers buried and shadowed stories fraught with aching regret, human wreckage, and heartrending bravery--people silently bearing their broken dreams and unbearable sorrows.
Stevie is accepted into an elite boarding school (Ellingham academy), where students have the opportunity to research their unique interests. Stevie's is solving murders. Stevie must unravel both the cold case, the Truly Devious murders, and the most recent deaths and bring justice to the school.
Matt has one purpose and it is to prolong the life of Matteo Alacran or as most know him El Patron. Matt is a clone.
David Charleston, an orphaned teen living in Newcago, desires to be part of the shady collective known as the Reckoners. After his father was killed by the notoriously godlike High Epic, Steelheart, all David could think about was revenge.
In Nazi Germany, 1939, Liesel Memiger’s life changes when she finds a mysterious object in a blanket of snow.
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When Pi is sixteen, his family and their zoo animals emigrate from India to North America aboard a Japanese cargo ship. Alas, the ship sinks-and Pi finds himself in a lifeboat, his only companions a hyena, an orangutan, a wounded zebra, and a 450-pound Bengal tiger.
When two teenage girls, Hazel and Piper, go searching for the missing teens in their town, they quickly find the terrifying truth.
Even though it's named Steelheart, this story is about David and his desire to join the Reckoners, avenge his father’s death, and free the city.
Norris Kaplan recently moved to Austin, Texas from Canada, to start high school, and well...he is not pleased. Watching American TV has made Norris know what to expect when he starts high school, and being a Black French Canadian makes him more apprehensive.