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New Teen Books: Nov 2017

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The Closest I've Come by Fred Aceves

When Marcos is placed in a new after-school program, he meets Zach and Amy, whose friendship inspires Marcos to open up to his Maesta crew, too, and starts to think more about his future and what he has to fight for. Marcos ultimately learns that bravery isn’t about acting tough and being macho; it’s about being true to yourself.

Release date: 11/07/2017

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Rosemarked by Livia Blackburne

Thrust together on a high-stakes mission to spy on the capital, the two couldn't be more different: Zivah, deeply committed to her vow of healing, and Dineas, yearning for vengeance. But as they grow closer, they must find common ground to protect those they love. And amidst the constant fear of discovery, the two grapple with a mutual attraction that could break both of their carefully guarded hearts. Rosemarked, book 1

Release date: 11/07/2017

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The Speaker by Traci Chee

Hiding in the forest after escaping the Guard, Sefia and Archer discover how to alleviate Archer's nightmares by hunting impressers and freeing their captives, a mission that challenges Archer's fragile psyche and compels Sefia's ongoing investigation into the mysterious Book. Sea of Ink and Gold, book 2 Star Review

Release date: 11/07/2017

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The First to Know by Abigail Johnson

A girl's plan to find her father's birth family turns potentially devastating when the secret DNA test she conducts reveals that she has a half-brother near her age whom she never knew about. 

Release date: 11/07/2017

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Eight Days on Planet Earth by Cat Jordan

As Matty unravels the mystery of the girl in the field, he realizes there is far more to her than he first imagined. And if he can learn to believe in what he can’t see: the universe, aliens…love…then maybe the impossible is possible, after all.

Release date: 11/07/2017

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Hide From Me by Mary Lindsey

Rain has never belonged anywhere. He’s used to people judging him for his rough background, his intimidating size, and now, his orphan status. He’s always been on the outside, looking in, and he’s fine with that. Until he moves to New Wurzburg and meets Friederike. Freddie isn’t like normal teen girls, though. And someone wants her dead for it. Freddie warns he’d better stay far away if he wants to stay alive, but Rain’s never been good at running from trouble. For the first time, Rain has something worth fighting for, worth living for. Worth dying for. Haven, book 1

Release date: 11/07/2017

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Renegades by Marissa Meyer

In a ruined world where humans with extraordinary abilities have become the world's champions of justice, a vengeance-seeking girl and a justice-seeking boy team up against a villain who has the power to destroy everything they have worked to protect. Gatlon Trilogy, book 1 Star Review

Release date: 11/07/2017

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War of the Cards by Colleen Oakes

A conclusion to the twisted Queen of Hearts origin trilogy finds Dinah rising out of the ashes of a life shattered by betrayal and loss before pursuing the throne of Wonderland. Queen of Hearts, book 3

Release date: 11/07/2017

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Frankie by Shivaun Plozza

Frankie Vega is angry. Just ask the guy whose nose she broke. Or the cop investigating the burglary she witnessed, or her cheating ex-boyfriend, or her aunt who's tired of giving second chances. When a kid shows up claiming to be Frankie's half brother, it opens the door to a past she doesn't want to remember. And when that kid goes missing, the only person willing to help is a boy with stupidly blue eyes, a criminal record, and secrets of his own. Frankie's search for the truth could change her life, or cost her everything. Debut

Release date: 11/07/2017

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Follow Me by Sara Shepard

When twenty-one-year-old social media star Chelsea Dawson disappears, Seneca, Maddox, Aerin, and Madison, noticing that she looks exactly like Aerin's murdered sister, Helena, investigate, determined to find the connection. Amateurs, book 2

Release date: 11/07/2017

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This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada

In a world where people are implanted with technology to recode their DNA, gene-hacking genius Cat must decrypt her late father's message concealing a vaccine to a horrifying plague. Debut

Release date: 11/07/2017

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Here We Are Now by Jasmine Warga

Traveling to Indiana with her estranged rock star father to meet his family, Taliah learns about how her parents met and separated, her mother's experience as a Jordanian immigrant, and her own ability to accept change.

Release date: 11/07/2017