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What I Carry

What I Carry
Longo, Jennifer
ISBN: 9780553537710
Grades: Grades 7-12, Parent Resource

Foster and adoptive parent Jennifer Longo, inspired by her adopted daughter, has written a hopeful story about the foster care…

Field Notes on Love
Smith, Jennifer E.
ISBN: 9780399559419
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Popular American author Jennifer E. Smith returns with a light-hearted contemporary romance, centered around family, coming-of-age, and a travel adventure, told…

You Owe Me a Murder
Cook, Eileen
ISBN: 9781328519023
Grades: Grades 9 to 12

Multi-published Canadian author, Eileen Cook, offers an engrossing mystery and psychological thriller about a teenage girl who unwittingly ends up…

Comics Will Break Your Heart
Hicks, Faith Erin
ISBN: 9781626723641
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Award-winning Canadian graphic novelist, Faith Erin Hicks, has penned her first prose novel, using the world of comics and the…

Our Year of Maybe
Solomon, Rachel Lynn
ISBN: 9781481497763
Grades: Grades 9 to 12

Contemporary author Rachel Lynn Solomon finely crafts a multilayered emotional story about friendship and relationships, both healthy and dysfunctional, using dual…

Fake Blood
Gardner, Whitney
ISBN: 9781481495561
Grades: Grade 4, Grade 5, Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

It looks like it’s starting out exactly the same…as last year. AJ’s school year begins much like it did the…

Runnalls, Rachel
ISBN: 9781523460663
Grades: 9 to 12

Every scar has a story…but Cary Douglas isn’t talking. This coming-of-age story of two teens, Jon, a pastor’s son, and…

Draper, Sharon M.
ISBN: 9781442495005
Grades: Grade 6, Grade 7, Grade 8, Grade 9

Accomplished novelist and teacher, Sharon M. Draper, candidly addresses timely issues of divorce, blended families, and racism in a touching…

The Geography of Lost Things
Brody, Jessica
ISBN: 9781481499217
Grades: Grades 7 to 12

Popular young adult novelist Jessica Brody explores family, love and loss in an emotional and physical road trip along the picturesque Pacific…

A Heart in a Body in the World
Caletti, Deb
ISBN: 9781481415200
Grades: Grades 9 to 12

Distinguished author Deb Caletti adds another award to her portfolio with the Michael L. Printz Honors Award for 2018 for this insightful…


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