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The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson
SF TEEN CARSON
A fearful sixteen-year-old princess discovers her heroic destiny after being married off to the king of a neighboring country in turmoil and pursued by enemies seething with dark magic.
Tuesdays at the Castle by Jessica Day George
SF J GEORGE
11-year-old Princess Celie lives with her family at Castle Glower, which adds rooms or secret passageways most every Tuesday. When the king and queen are ambushed while travelling, it is up to Celie to protect their home and save their kingdom.
Amber & Dusk by Lyra Selene
SF TEEN SELENE
Raised in the Dusklands where her power to create illusions was regarded as a curse, Sylvie has traveled to Coeur d'Or, where the Amber Empress, the cruel Severine, rules in hopes of finding her legacy.
Game Over, Pete Watson by Joe Schreiber
J SCHREIBER
When videogame obsessed Pete Watson discovers his dad is not only a super-spy but has been kidnapped and is now trapped inside a video game, he has to use his gaming skills and enter the game to rescue him.
Also Known As by Robin Benway
TEEN BENWAY
As the active-duty daughter of spies, 16-year-old safecracker Maggie never attended high school so when she and her parents are sent to New York for her first assignment, Maggie finds out about cliques, school lunches, and maybe even a boyfriend.
Velvet Undercover by Teri Brown
HIST TEEN BROWN
A World War I era spy novel about a bright British girl who is sent undercover into the heart of enemy territory to rescue Britain's most valuable (and secret) spy.
Projekt 1065: A Novel of World War II by Alan Gratz
HIST TEEN GRATZ
It is 1943, and 13-year-old Michael, son of the Irish ambassador to Nazi Germany, is also a spy for the British Secret Service. He has joined the Hitler Youth where he must find out more about ‘Projekt 1065’ putting his whole family’s lives in danger.
Nick of Time (Nick McIver Adventures Through Time) by Ted Bell
SF J BELL
With the help of Lord Hawke, whose children have been taken by the evil pirate Captain Billy Blood, young Nick McIver uses a time machine to rescue the two children as well as change the course of events in two time periods.
The Raft by S. A. Bodeen
TEEN BODEEN
Robbie's last-minute flight to the Midway Atoll proves to be a nightmare when the plane goes down in shark-infested waters. Fighting for her life, the co-pilot Max pulls her onto the raft, and that's when the real terror begins.
The Assassin's Curse by Cassandra Rose Clarke
SF TEEN CLARKE
When her parents try to marry her off to a member of another pirate clan, Ananna flees and is chased by an assassin. When Ananna faces him armed with magic she doesn't really know how to use, she accidentally activates a curse binding them together.
Nobody's Prize (Princesses of Myth) by Esther Friesner
HIST TEEN FRIESNER
Still longing for adventure, Princess Helen of Sparta maintains her disguise as a boy to join her unsuspecting brothers as part of the crew of the Argo, the ship commanded by Prince Jason in his quest for the Golden Fleece.
The Breadwinner by Deborah Ellis
TEEN ELLIS
Parvana, whose father was arrested by the Taliban, and whose family lives in one room of a bombed-out apartment building, must disguise herself as a boy to work and support her family.
Josh Baxter Levels Up by Gavin Brown
J BROWN
Josh Baxter started at a new school for the third time in two years on the wrong foot. When his mother bans him video games that have become his refuge because of his poor grades, Josh realizes he has to come up with a new strategy for success.
The Spindlers by Lauren Oliver
SF J OLIVER
Accompanied by an eccentric, human-sized rat, Liza embarks on a perilous quest through an underground realm to save her brother Patrick, whose soul has been stolen by the evilest of creatures--the spider-like spindlers.
Not If I Save You First by Ally Carter
MYS TEEN CARTER
After six years of no word from her best friend, Logan, he shows up on the doorstep of the remote Alaskan cabin Maddie and her father live in with an assailant in pursuit.
The Distance Between Lost and Found by Kathryn Holmes
TEEN HOLMES
Hallie Calhoun, her former friend Jonah, and new friend Rachel leave a youth group hike in the mountains and become lost, struggling to survive as Hallie finally speaks about the incident that isolated her from all her friends and led to bullying.
Running on the Roof of the World by Jess Butterworth
J BUTTERWORTH
After her parents are arrested by Chinese soldiers because of their religious beliefs, twelve-year-old Tash and her best friend Sam travel from their home in Tibet across the Himalayas to India in order to seek the help of the Dalai Lama.
Threatened by Eliot Schrefer
TEEN SCHREFER
Luc is an orphan, living in debt slavery, until he meets a Professor who claims to be studying chimpanzees, and they head off into the jungle. When the Professor disappears, Luc has to fend for himself and join forces with the chimps to save their forest.
Trapped by Michael Northrop
TEEN NORTHROP
Seven high school students are stranded at their New England high school during a week-long blizzard that shuts down the power and heat, freezes the pipes, and leaves them wondering if they will survive.
Whenever I'm With You by Lydia Sharp
TEEN SHARP
After her dad divorced her moviestar mom, Gabi and her dad move from CA to Alaska. Handsome, half-Tlingit Kai has helped, but when Kai disappears to search for his father, Gabi & Hunter, Kai's twin brother, set off to find him before winter comes.