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New Teen Books: June 2017

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Midnight at the Electric by Jodi Lynn Anderson

In 2065,16-year-old Adri Ortiz has been chosen to travel to Mars. While waiting for the launch she investigates the fates of two girls, one whose prospects for immortality were ended by the Dust Bowl and another from World War I who attempted to rescue a childhood friend. Star Reviews

Release date: 6/13/2017

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Roar by Cora Carmack

Groomed to be an ideal ruler despite an absence of the magical abilities shared by her predecessors, Aurora is committed by her mother to an arranged marriage with a brooding prince from another kingdom whose secrets compel Aurora to investigate allegations of black-market magic. Stealing Storms, book 1

Release date: 6/13/2017

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The Twisted Ones by Scott Cawthon

It's been a year since the horrific events at Freddy Fazbear's Pizza, and Charlie is just trying to move on. Charlie thinks her ordeal is over, but when a series of bodies are discovered near her school-bearing wounds that are disturbingly familiar, she finds herself drawn back into the world of her father's frightening creations. Five Nights at Freddy's sequel

Release date: 6/27/2017

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Once and for All by Sarah Dessen

Cynical about happy endings, Louna, the daughter of a wedding planner, initally holds Ambrose at arm's length, but Ambrose has finally found someone to save him from his serial dating ways, and he's not about be discouraged.

Release date: 6/06/2017

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The Unlikelies by Carrie Firestone

Five teens forge an unlikely alliance to secretly right wrongs throughout their community until an effort to intervene on behalf of a heroin-using friend finds them in over their heads.

Release date: 6/06/2017

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Generation One by Pittacus Lore

Human teenagers have absorbed the Loric energy and begun to develop incredible powers of their own, known as Legacies. The Garde are training them at their Academy. Lorien Legacies Reborn, book 1

Release date: 6/27/2017

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Midnight Jewel by Richelle Mead

When a twist of fate gains her entry into the Glittering Court, war refugee Mira endures persecution from its competitive women and predatory suitors while learning skills that will help her earn anonymity, forging friendships that inspire her to hatch a daring but dangerous plan. Glittering Court, book 2

Release date: 6/27/2017

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The Sandcastle Empire by Kayla Olson

After the war a powerful group called the Wolfpack controls the earth and its resources. Eden has lost everything and refuses to die by their hands. She is desperate to escape to a place called Sanctuary Island. But then Eden discovers that it might be deadlier than the world she left behind as she finds herself in the middle of a revolution. debut, film rights

Release date: 6/06/2017

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Aftercare Instructions by Bonnie Pipkin

Questioning everything after deciding to terminate an unexpected pregnancy, 17-year-old Genesis works to establish her identity apart from her ex while confronting her most painful memories and rediscovering a long-forgotten dream.

Release date: 6/27/2017

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The Beautiful Lost by Luanne Rice

Ever since her mother left, Maia has struggled with depression, which has only gotten worse since her father remarried; so Maia decides run away to Canada to find her mother, together with Billy, a boy who now lives in a group home and has his own family tragedy--but when they finally arrive in Tadoussac, Quebec, Maia discovers that even her mother has been keeping secrets.

Release date: 6/27/2017

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If Birds Fly Back by Carlie Sorosiak

Becoming fascinated by disappearances after her sister runs away without saying goodbye, Linny pursues the story of a famous missing filmmaker who is also an object of obsession for a young science enthusiast who wonders about the identity of his birth father.

Release date: 6/27/2017

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Now I Rise by Kiersten White

A vengeful Lada striking out at anyone who stands in her way and finds herself unexpectedly rejected by her skillful brother, Radu, who reluctantly works as a spy for a power-hungry Mehmed. Conquerors Saga, book 2

Release date: 6/27/2017