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Hardcover: January 22, 2019

A skilled thief on a mysterious mission, Carmen Sandiego is endlessly pursued by ACME and Interpol. But the woman in the red fedora is always one step ahead! In this novelization, based on the Netflix animated series, Carmen shares her own backstory for the first time ever. Now, it's time to find out....Who in the world is Carmen Sandiego?

Hardcover: January 29, 2019

A teenage girl heads towards the hospital waiting room where the doctors are going to tell her how much time she's got to live. As she walks, she thinks about her journey up to this point...the terrible decor in the hospital, wearing a headscarf, the horrible treatments, but also being with her friends, family and her new boyfriend Victor. This is a story about cancer with a happy ending. It's about life, love and especially, hope.

Paperback: January 15, 2019

In 1945, in a now-famous piece of World War II archival footage, four-year-old Michael Bornstein was filmed by Soviet soldiers as he was carried out of Auschwitz in his grandmother’s arms. SURVIVORS CLUB tells the unforgettable story of how a father’s courageous wit, a mother’s fierce love and one perfectly timed illness saved his life, and how others in his family from Zarki, Poland, dodged death at the hands of the Nazis time and again with incredible deftness

Hardcover: July 10, 2018

Sixth-grader Lu Olivera just wants to keep her head down and get along with everyone in her class. Trouble is, Lu’s old friends have been changing lately — acting boy crazy and making snide remarks about Lu’s talent for running track. Lu’s secret hope for a new friend is fellow runner Belinda Gresham, but in 1970 Alabama, blacks and whites don’t mix. As segregationist ex-governor George Wallace ramps up his campaign against the current governor, growing tensions in the classroom mean that Lu can’t stay neutral about the racial divide at school. Will she find the gumption to stand up for what’s right?

Hardcover: August 28, 2018

In February 1968, two African American sanitation workers were killed by unsafe equipment in Memphis, Tennessee. Outraged at the city's refusal to recognize a labor union that would fight for higher pay and safer working conditions, sanitation workers went on strike. The strike lasted two months, with help from Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Inspired by the memories of a teacher who participated in the strike as a child, author Alice Faye Duncan reveals the story of the Memphis sanitation strike from the perspective of a young girl with a riveting combination of poetry and prose.

Hardcover: August 28, 2018

Ever since Cass drowned, she can pull back the Veil that separates the living from the dead and enter the world of spirits. So things are already strange, but they're about to get much stranger. When Cass's parents start hosting a TV show about the world's most haunted places, the family heads off to Scotland. Here, graveyards, castles and secret passageways teem with restless phantoms. When Cass meets a girl who shares her "gift," she realizes how much she still has to learn about the Veil --- and herself. And the city of ghosts is more dangerous than she ever imagined.

Hardcover: August 28, 2018

Chaya Lindner is a Jewish teenager living in Nazi-occupied Poland. After her little sister is taken away, her younger brother disappears and her parents all but give up hope, Chaya is determined to make a difference. She becomes a courier and travels between the Jewish ghettos of Poland, smuggling goods. After a mission goes terribly wrong, Chaya's network shatters. She is alone and unsure of where to go, until a member of her cell finds her and delivers a message that chills Chaya to her core, and sends her on a journey toward an even larger uprising in the works --- in the Warsaw Ghetto.

Hardcover: August 7, 2018

Fourteen-year-old Ahmed is stuck in a city that wants nothing to do with him. Newly arrived in Brussels, Belgium, Ahmed fled a life of uncertainty and suffering in Syria, only to lose his father on the perilous journey to the shores of Europe. Now Ahmed’s struggling to get by on his own, but he’s starting to lose hope. Then he meets Max, a 13-year-old American boy. Max is struggling at his new school, but with one startling discovery, Max and Ahmed’s lives collide and they become friends. Together, Max and Ahmed' will learn from each other what it means to be brave and how hope can change your destiny.

Lifeboat 12 by Susan Hood - Historical Fiction
Hardcover: September 4, 2018
With Nazis bombing London every night, it’s time for thirteen-year-old Ken to escape. He suspects his stepmother is glad to see him go, but his dad says he’s one of the lucky ones --- one of ninety boys and girls to ship out aboard the SS City of Benares to safety in Canada. Life aboard the luxury ship is grand --- nine-course meals, new friends, and a life far from the bombs, rations, and his stepmum’s glare. And after five days at sea, the ship’s officers announce that they’re out of danger. They’re wrong. Late that night, an explosion hurls Ken from his bunk. They’ve been hit. Torpedoed! The Benares is sinking fast. 
Hardcover: September 4, 2018

Follow the adventures of these young female pioneers as they battle not only enemies in the skies but sexism and inequality in their own teams, and encounter legends like Jackie "Speed Queen" Cochran. Risking their lives countless times in feats of incredible bravery, the Women Airforce Service Pilots --- WASPs --- of the Second World War are honored in this beautiful story based on actual events, illustrated in Sally Deng's raw, dynamic style.