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Michael and the Electroclan embark on their deadliest mission yet. The head of the resistance, known only as the voice, believes that the best way to wipe out the Elgen is to steal their money. That means capturing the Joule, the Elgen boat that serves as a floating treasury.

Pen is a sixteen-year-old girl who looks like a boy. She's fine with it, but everyone else is uncomfortable--especially her Portuguese immigrant parents and her manipulative neighbor who doesn't want her to find a group of real friends.

A young man struggles to move forward after the death of his twin brother in this contemporary novel about loss, redemption, and love.

The lives of eleven teens of different races, economic backgrounds, and family situations living in Brooklyn, New York, become intertwined over a seven year period.

Chance Rain and his older brother, Patrick, have already fended off multiple attacks from infected adults by the time they arrive at the school where other young survivors are hiding from ferocious, inhuman beings. The parasite that transformed them takes hold after people turn eighteen--and Patrick's birthday is only a few days away.


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MAD Seventeen Rolling Stone Teen Vogue Thrasher

 

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Princess Dennaleia's marriage will seal the alliance between Mynaria and her homeland. But Denna possesses an Affinity for fire--a dangerous gift for the future queen of a land where magic is forbidden.

For as long as Samantha can remember, she's wanted to be a professional dancer. But she's beset by crippling anxiety about her appearance, which threatens to crush her dreams entirely. On her dance teach. Sam is sent to a summer treatment camp for teen artists and athletes who are struggling with mental and emotional obstacles. If she can make progress, she'll be allowed to attend a crucial ballet intensive. But when asked to open up about her deepest insecurities, secret behaviors, and paralyzing fears to complete strangers, Sam can't cope.

Seventeen-year-old Ryn Whittaker is a an elite, enhanced soldier specially chosen to guard The Rift, a mysterious and dangerous portal to alternate Earths that scientists cannot control or close. Ryn's military conditioning and education have not prepared her for a boy who crosses through-a confused young man, seemingly lost and alone. Are Rifts as dangerous as her leaders say?

When friends Rob, Liam, Mia, and Galen gather for a weekend of fun deep in the forest, one is hiding a lie and not everyone will live to find out which one it is.

Junior year is going to be the best ever for slacker Mike until he loses his girlfriend, gets roped into school activities, and becomes totally confused about his sexual orientation after sharing a drunken kiss with a guy.


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 Batavia High School  -  2017

Freshman

Awaken by Katie Kacvinsky

Every Day by David Levithan

Lockdown by Alexander Gordon Smith

Positive by Paige Rawl

 

Sophomore

The President Has Been Shot! by James L. Swanson

Between Shades of Gray by Ruta Septys

Unwind by Neal Shusterman

Uglies by Scott Westerfeld


Junior

Chasing Lincoln's Killer by James L. Swanson

Photo by Brady by Jennifer Armstrong

Mr. Lincoln's High-Tech War by Thomas B. Allen


Senior

United States Constitution: A Graphic Adaptation

by Jonathan Hennessey and Aaron McConnell