Thursday, March 30, 2017

Sports in fiction

August 7, 2015 by teenservices  
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BASKETBALL
Night Hoopsby Deuker, CarlCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: While trying to prove that he is good enough to on his high school’s varsity basketball team, Nick must also deal with his parents’ divorce and erractic behavior of a troubled classmate who lives across the street.
Last Shot: Final Four Mysteryby Feinstein, JohnCheck library catalog for [...]

Historical Fiction

August 7, 2015 by teenservices  
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Chainsby Anderson, Laurie HalseCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: After being sold to a cruel couple in New York City, a slave named Isabel spies for the rebels during the Revolutionary War.
Fever, 1793by Anderson, Laurie HalseCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: In 1793 Philadelphia, sixteen-year-old Matilda Cook, separated from her sick mother, learns about perseverance and [...]

Angels

August 4, 2015 by teenservices  
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Halo seriesby Adornetto, AlexandraCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: When three angels are sent from heaven to protect the town of Venus Cove against the gathering forces of darkness, their mission is threatened as the youngest angel, Bethany, enrolls in high school and falls in love with another student.
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Halflingsby Burch, HeatherCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: [...]

Novels in verse and Poetry

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Because I am Furnitureby Chaltas, ThaliaCheck library catalog for availabilityDescription: The youngest of three siblings, fourteen-year-old Anke feels both relieved and neglected that her father abuses her brother and sister but ignores her, but when she catches him with one of her friends, she finally becomes angry enough to take action.
Keesha’s Houseby Frost, HelenCheck [...]