New Young Adult Books: Contemporary, Realistic and Historical Fiction

Come to the library to check out the new books display at the front of the Young Adult Library. Here are some of the books you might find there:

coverIf I Stay by Gayle Forman
While in a coma following an automobile accident that killed her parents and younger brother, seventeen-year-old Mia, a gifted cellist, weights whether to live with her grief or join her family in death.

coverKeep Sweet by Michele Dominguez Greene
Alva Jane hasn't questioned her life in a walled polygamous community, but when she is caught giving her crush a kiss, she faces marriage to a violent older man.

coverThe Deadly Sister by Eliot Schrefer
Abby has always covered for her sister Maya. When Maya is accused of murder, Abby starts to investigate, but will she be able to clear her sister's name?

coverThe Bad Queen: Rules and Instructions for Marie-Antoinette by Carolyn Meyer (Young Royals series)
Marie-Antoinette struggles with the endless rules that govern her existence after she leaves home to marry the dauphin of France.

coverA Golden Web by Barbara Quick
This book tells the story of the world's first female anatomist, Alessandra Giliani, a 14th century Italian girl trying to escape the life she is expected to lead.

coverFolly by Marthe Jocelyn
One moment entangles the lives of four people in Victorian London.

Posted by hdolman on October 1, 2010


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