New books to YA shelves

 

 

mister max

Mister Max:  The Book of Secrets by Cynthia Voigt

When Max’s parents leave the country without him, he must rely on his wits to get by, and before long he is running his own–rather unusual–business.

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Being Audrey Hepburn by Mitchell Kriegman

With Audrey Hepburn as her inspiration, nineteen-year-old Lisbeth strives to rise above her broken home, alcohol-abusing sister and friends, the culture of “the shore,” and her mother’s meager dreams for her but when she secretly tries on Audrey’s iconic Givenchy dress, she gets a chance to become who she longs to be.

feuds

Feuds:  A Novel by Avery Hastings

In 2135 Ohio, Davis Morrow, a fiercely ambitious ballerina, has been primed to be smarter, stronger, and more graceful than the lowly Imperfects but when a deadly virus, the Narxis, begins killing Davis’s friends she turns to Cole, a mysterious boy with his own agenda, and their love may be the only thing that can save her world.

magicians

Magician’s Fire (Young Houdini) by Simon Nicholson

Young Harry Houdini’s efforts to perfect his magic tricks are put on hold when his mentor, Herbie, disappears, prodding Harry and his two best friends, Arthur and Billie, to embark on a dangerous investigation that pushes their skill and their friendship to the limits.

visitors

Visitors (Pathfinder) by Orson Scott Card

Rigg’s journey comes to an epic and explosive conclusion as everything that has been building up finally comes to pass, and Rigg is forced to put his powers to the test in order to save his world and end the war once and for all.

hypo

Hypnotists Book 2:  Memory Maze by Gordon Korman

Twelve-year-old Jackson Opus is descended from two powerful hypnotist bloodlines, but he has just begun to realize that he can control other peoples’ actions with sometimes frightening results–especially when the head of the Sentia Institute plans to use Jackson for his own benefit.

 

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