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New Teen Books: November 2016

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Bad Blood by Jennifer Lynn Barnes

Questioning everything she believed when she makes an astounding discovery, FBI Naturals team member Cassie races to uncover the secrets of a group that has been committing assassinations for generations. Naturals, book 4

Release date: 11/01/2016

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Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy by Cassandra Clare

Short stories chronicling Simon's journey from amnesia to Ascension, as he works to regain his lost life while attending the Shadowhunter Academy.

Release date: 11/15/2016

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Gap Life by John Coy

Deciding to take a gap year between high school and college due to feeling that his parents' expectations about education and a medical career are not right for him, Cray befriends Rayne, a girl also taking a gap year, who helps him find an eye-opening job at a home for patients with developmental disabilities.

Release date: 11/22/2016

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Blood for Blood by Ryan Graudin

In this alternate version of the 1950s, after the Axis powers win World War II, Yael, a Jewish skinshifter, fails in her mission to kill Hitler and finds herself being hunted while trying to finish what she started. Wolf by Wolf, book 2, Star Review

Release date: 11/01/2016

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A Million Worlds With You by Claudia Gray

Marguerite confronts her evil alternate-dimension doppelganger while singlehandedly combating the Triad to prevent the destruction of the multiverse. Conclusion Firebird trilogy, book 3

Release date: 11/01/2016

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The Diabolic by S. J. Kincaid

Growing up alongside Sidonia, a galactic senator's daughter she was created to protect, Nemesis is forced to disguise herself as Sidonia when a mad emperor attempts to thwart a rebellion against his corrupt forces.

Release date: 11/01/2016

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The Best Possible Answer by E. Katherine Kottaras

Ultra-high-achiever Viviana's quest for perfection is derailed when her boyfriend leaks incriminating photos of her to the entire school, but her life turns around when she meets Evan, a guy at the community pool who knows nothing of her past.

Release date: 11/01/2016

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Heartless by Marissa Meyer

Before becoming the infamous Queen of Hearts, Cath, one of the most desired girls in Wonderland, aspires to open a bakery and marry for love rather than accept the king's proposal, especially after meeting the mysterious court jester. Star Review

Release date: 11/08/2016

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The Amateurs by Sara Shepard

After connecting in an online cold-case solving forum, Maddy, Seneca, Brett, and Aerin meet in Dexby, Connecticut, to solve a high-profile murder involving Aerin's sister Helena. Amateurs, book 1, Star Review

Release date: 11/01/2016

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Scythe by Neal Shusterman

In a world in which the only way to die is to be killed by a scythe, Citra and Rowan compete to earn a position as a scythe's apprentice--a competition that will see the loser die by the hand of the winner. Scythe, book 1, Star Reviews

Release date: 11/22/2016

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Trouble Makes a Comeback by Stephanie Tromly

Zoe enjoys a quiet, normal teenage life only to have it upended by the alluring Philip Digby's return with a new over-the-top scheme that forces her to choose between a promising future and his stolen kiss. Trouble, book 2

Release date: 11/22/2016

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The Sun Is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

Natasha, whose family is hours away from being deported, and Daniel, a first generation Korean American who strives to live up to his parents' expectations, unexpectedly fall in love and must determine which path they will choose in order to be together. Star Reviews

Release date: 11/01/2016