Thursday, July 22, 2010

New Books for July

Stop by and check out some of our new books this month. Here are a few to spark your interest.

Siren by Tricia Rayburn
After her sister's sudden death, seventeen-year-old Vanessa investigates a series of inexplicable drownings off the coast of Winter Harbor, Maine, and uncovers an unimaginable secret that changes everything.

Flash by Michael Cadnum
Relates one momentous day in the lives of five young people in the San Francisco Bay Area, including two teenaged bank robbers, a witness, and a wounded military policeman just back from Iraq.

Nomansland by Lesley Hauge
Living under a strict code of conduct in an all-female community sometime in the future, a teenaged girl in training for border patrol discovers forbidden relics from the Time before.

The Ghost and the Goth by Stacey Kade
Homecoming queen Alona Dare is killed by a bus and realizes the only person who can see her ghost is Will Killian, an outcast who does not like her, and together they must find a way how to get along to prevent Alona from fading away and an evil spirit from killing Will.

Forbidden Sea
by Sheila A. Nielson
When a mermain attempts to lure her into the sea, fourteen-year-old Adrianne, who lives in a superstitious island community, must choose between the promise of an underwater paradise and those she loves.

The Wager by Donna Jo Napoli
Having lost everything in a tidal wave in 1169 Sicily, nineteen-year-old Don Giovanni makes a simple-sounding wager with a stranger he recognizes as the devil but, while desperate enough to surrender his pride and good looks for three years, he is not willing to give up his soul.