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Chance and Lesesne session on new books for TLA 2013

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  • 1. Hot off the Press0668KH6 Bodeen, S.a -- The Raft [ BUL+ HRN+ KIR+ PWK+ FBG 1 15.09 15.09 SLJ+ VOY+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Square Fish, c2013. AR: 4.4 MG 7.0 154001EN Lexile: 680, HL Available for pre-order: This item is scheduled for release on May 28, 2013.0643ZF6 Coats, J Anderson -- The Wicked and the Just {IL YA} PAP 1 7.69 7.69 -- Houghton M, 2013., 352p Available for pre-order: This item is scheduled for release on September 1, 2013.0566EE0 Cooney, Caroline B -- Janie face to face [ BKL+ KIR+ HRD 1 22.72 22.72 SLJ+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Delacorte Press, c2013., 345p At college in New York City, Janie Johnson, aka Jennie Spring, seems to have successfully left behind her past as "The face on the milk carton," but soon she, her families, and friends are pursued by a true-crime writer who wants their help in telling her kidnappers tale. AR: 4.8 UG 12.0 156126EN0013WX8 Derf -- My friend Dahmer : a graphic novel [ ALEW HRD 1 21.26 21.26 BKL+ BUL+ KIR* LBJ+ PWK* VOY+ ] {IL AD, 364.152} -- Abrams ComicArts, 2012., 221p Derf describes his classmate Jeffrey Dahmers teenage years as a lonely oddball. Dahmer would go on to become one of the United States most notorious serial killers.0677ZH4 Flinn, Alex -- Towering {IL YA, -Fic-} -- HarperTeen, HRD 1 15.34 15.34 c2013. Available for pre-order: This item is scheduled for release on May 14, 2013.0804FB1 Frydenborg, Kay -- Wild horse scientists [ BKL* BUL+ HRD 1 16.19 16.19 HRN+ KIR* SLJ* ] {IL 5-8, 599.665} -- Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2012., RL 6.8, 80p Examines how the growing population of wild ponies on Assateague Island is affecting the environment and discusses the work of Dr. Ron Keiper and Dr. Jay Kirkpatrick, who have sought to discover a birth control strategy to solve the overpopulation problems. AR: 8.4 MG 3.0 154663EN Lexile: 12100608UB7 Grant, Michael, 1954- -- Eve & Adam [ BKL+ BUL+ HRD 1 17.99 17.99 HRN+ KIR+ NYT+ PWK+ SLJ+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Feiwel and Friends, 2012., 291pChance and LesesneTLA 2013 Page 1
  • 2. Hot off the Press With the help of her geneticist mother at Spiker Biotech Laboratory, sixteen-year-old Eve Spiker recovers incredibly quickly from the life-threatening injuries she suffered during an accident, and upon becoming friends with handsome teenage lab assistant Solo, the two make discoveries about the what is really going on at the laboratory. AR: 3.9 MG 8.0 154426EN Lexile: 560, HL0599WF5 Gulledge, Laura Lee -- Will & Whit {IL YA, 741.5} -- PAP 1 11.06 11.06 Amulet Books, c2013. Available for pre-order: This item is scheduled for release on May 1, 2013.0468RX9 Hartman, Rachel -- Seraphina[ BKL* BUL* HRN* HRD 1 15.34 15.34 KIR* LMC* PWK* SLJ* TEL+ VOY+ WMYW ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Random House, c2012., 499p In a world where dragons and humans coexist in an uneasy truce and dragons can assume human form, Seraphina, whose mother died giving birth to her, grapples with her own identity amid magical secrets and royal scandals, while she struggles to accept and develop her extraordinary musical talents. AR: 6.0 UG 18.0 152448EN Lexile: 7600894UBX Healey, Karen -- When we wake [ KIR* PWK+ ] {IL HRD 1 15.34 15.34 YA, -Fic-} -- Little, Brown, 2013., 296p "In 2027, sixteen-year-old Tegan is just like every other girl--playing the guitar, falling in love, and protesting the wrongs of the world with her friends. But then Tegan dies, waking up 100 years in the future as the unknowing first government guinea pig to be cryogenically frozen and successfully revived. Appalling secrets about her new world come to light, and Tegan must choose to either keep her head down or fight for a better future"--Provided by publisher.0862EG5 Konsit, Althea -- Enchanted [ BKL+ HRN+ KIR* SLJ* PAP 1 7.69 7.69 VOY+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Graphia, c2013. AR: 5.6 MG 12.0 151299EN Lexile: 770, HL Available for pre-order: This item is scheduled for release on May 28, 2013.0173QX1 LaFevers, Robin -- Grave mercy [ BKL* BUL+ HRN+ HRD 1 14.49 14.49 KIR* LMC* NYT+ PWK* SLJ* TEL+ VOY+ WSH+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Houghton Mifflin, 2012., 549p Seventeen-year-old Ismae avoids an arranged marriage by making a place for herself at the convent of St. Martin, where she learns of her unique gifts and must determine whether she will be trained as an assassin and serve as a handmaiden to Death.Chance and LesesneTLA 2013 Page 2
  • 3. Hot off the Press AR: 5.9 UG 20.0 150408EN Lexile: 8500087YVX Levine, Kristin (Kristin Sims), 1974- -- The lions of HRD 1 14.49 14.49 Little Rock [ BKL+ BUL+ HRN+ KIR* NYT+ PWK* SLJ* ] {IL 5-8, -Fic-} -- G.P. Putnams Sons, c2012., RL 3.9, 298p Twelve-year-old Marlee develops a strong friendship with Liz, the new girl in school, but when Liz suddenly stops attending school and Marlee hears a rumor that her friend is actually an African American girl passing herself off as white, the two young girls must decide whether their friendship is worth taking on integration and the dangers it could bring to their families. AR: 4.1 MG 10.0 150159EN Lexile: 6300222QY0 Levinson, Cynthia -- Weve got a job : the 1963 HRD 1 17.01 17.01 Birmingham Childrens March [ BKL* HRN+ KIR* NYT+ PCGW PWK* SLJ* WMJ+ WSH+ ] {IL 5-8, 323.1196} -- Peachtree, c2012., RL 7.1, 176p Discusses the 1963 Birmingham Childrens March in Birmingham, Alabama. AR: 7.4 MG 8.0 148812EN Lexile: 10200629HBX Levithan, David -- Every day [ BKL* BUL+ HRN+ HRD 1 17.04 17.04 KIR* NYT+ SLJ* VOY+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Alfred A. Knopf, c2012., 324p Every morning A wakes in a different persons body, in a different persons life, learning over the years to never get too attached, until he wakes up in the body of Justin and falls in love with Justins girlfriend, Rhiannon. AR: 4.3 UG 11.0 153413EN Lexile: 650, HL0645HA7 Lowry, Lois -- Son [ BKL* BUL+ HRN+ KIR* NYT+ HRD 1 15.34 15.34 PWK+ SLJ* ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Houghton Mifflin, 2012., RL 4.8, 393p Unlike the other Birthmothers in her utopian community, teenaged Claire forms an attachment to her baby, feeling a great loss when he is taken to the Nurturing Center to be adopted by a family unit. AR: 5.0 MG 11.0 153883EN Lexile: 7200961RD3 Meyer, Marissa -- Scarlet [ BKL* KIR+ PWK* SLJ+ ] HRD 1 17.99 17.99 {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Feiwel and Friends, 2013., 454p Scarlet Benoit and Wolf, a street fighter who may have information about her missing grandmother, join forces with Cinder as they try to stay one step ahead of the vicious Lunar Queen Levana in this story inspired by Little Red Riding Hood.0466TX0 Pearsall, Shelley -- Jump into the sky [ BKL* BUL* HRD 1 14.49 14.49 PWK+ SLJ+ VOY+ ] {IL 5-8, -Fic-} -- Alfred A. Knopf, c2012., RL 6.2, 344pChance and LesesneTLA 2013 Page 3
  • 4. Hot off the Press In 1945, thirteen-year-old Levi is sent to find the father he has not seen in three years, going from Chicago, to segregated North Carolina, and finally to Pendleton, Oregon,where he learns that his fathers unit, the all- Black 555th paratrooper battalion, will never see combat but finally has a mission. Includes historical notes. AR: 5.8 MG 13.0 153128EN Lexile: 9400768AB9 Pratchett, Terry -- Dodger [ BKL* BUL* KIR+ MLPH HRD 1 15.34 15.34 PWK* SLJ* TEL+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Harper, c2012., 360p In an alternative London ruled by a young Queen Victoria, Dodger, a resourceful, homeless boy, unwittingly prevents Sweeney Todd from committing murder. AR: 7.0 UG 18.0 156288EN Lexile: 12100816ZG6 Quick, Matthew -- Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock {IL HRD 1 15.34 15.34 YA, -Fic-} -- Little, Brown Books for Y, c2013. Available for pre-order: This item is scheduled for release on August 13, 2013.0865TA4 Reeve, Philip -- Scriveners moon [ HRN+ SLJ+ ] {IL HRD 1 15.34 15.34 YA, -Fic-} -- Scholastic Press, 2012., 341p When she returns home after two years, Fever finds that her Scriven mothers creation, New London--the city on wheels--is nearly complete and ready to fight the nomad tribes of Britain, and Fever must journey to the north to find the ancient birthplace of the Scriven mutants and solve the mystery of her own past. AR: 6.8 MG 15.0 154897EN Lexile: 9700995ED0 Rowell, Rainbow -- Eleanor & Park [ BKL* KIR* HRD 1 18.99 18.99 PWK* SLJ* VOY+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- St. Martins Griffin, 2013., 328p "Set over the course of one school year in 1986, this is the story of two star-crossed misfits--smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try"--Provided by publisher.0059DW1 Sandler, Martin W -- The impossible rescue : the true HRD 1 19.59 19.59 story of an amazing Arctic adventure [ BKL* BUL+ HRN+ KIR* NYT+ PWK* SLJ* VOY+ ] {IL 5-8, 979.8} -- Candlewick Press, 2012., RL 7.9, 163p Presents the true story of three men sent by President McKinley in 1897 to drive two herds of reindeer across parts of Alaska to feed stranded whalers whose ships were trapped in ice. AR: 8.2 MG 8.0 153513EN Lexile: 12700900KA9 Schlitz, Laura Amy -- Splendors and glooms [ BKL* HRD 1 15.34 15.34Chance and LesesneTLA 2013 Page 4
  • 5. Hot off the Press BUL* HRN+ KIR* NEWH NYT+ PWK* SLJ* VOY+ ] {IL 5-8, -Fic-} -- Candlewick Press, 2012., RL 5.1, 384p When Clara vanishes after the puppeteer Grisini and two orphaned assistants were at her twelfth birthday party, suspicion of kidnapping chases the trio away from London and soon the two orphans are caught in a trap set by Grisinis ancient rival, a witch with a deadly inheritance to shed before it is too late. AR: 5.1 MG 15.0 153476EN Lexile: 6700865PA5 Schrefer, Eliot, 1978- -- Endangered [ BKL+ HRN+ HRD 1 15.34 15.34 KIR+ NYT+ PWK* VOY+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Scholastic Press, 2012., 264p A girl, having travelled with her mother to an animal sanctuary for bonobos in the Congo, struggles to survive with the animals after revolution breaks out and she and the chimpanzees are forced to flee into the jungle. AR: 6.2 UG 12.0 154023EN Lexile: 9000565KE8 Spinelli, Jerry -- Hokey Pokey [ BKL+ KIR* PWK+ HRD 1 16.19 16.19 SLJ* VOY+ ] {IL 5-8, -Fic-} -- Alfred A. Knopf, c2013., RL 4.3, 285p Ever since they were Snotsippers, Jack and the girl have fought, until one day she steals his bike and as he and the Amigos try to recover it, Jack realizes that he is growing up and must eventually leave the "goodlands and badlands of Hokey Pokey." AR: 3.6 MG 5.0 156083EN0865AA6 Stiefvater, Maggie, 1981- -- The Raven Boys [ BKL* HRD 1 16.19 16.19 BUL* HRN+ KIR* NYT+ PWK* SLJ* ] {IL YA, -Fic- } -- Scholastic Press, 2012., 409p Though she is from a family of clairvoyants, Blue Sargents only gift seems to be that she makes other peoples talents stronger, and when she meets Gansey, one of the Raven Boys from the expensive Aglionby Academy, she discovers that he has talents of his own-- and that together their talents are a dangerous mix. AR: 5.4 UG 16.0 153173EN Lexile: 760, HL0543EE0 Tan, Shaun -- The bird king : an artists notebook [ HRD 1 17.04 17.04 BKL* KIR+ PWK* ] {IL 5-8, 741.6} -- Arthur A. Levine Books, 2013, c2010., 123p Contains a series of sketches from book illustrator Shaun Tan.0565LE5 Vanderpool, Clare -- Navigating Early [ BKL* KIR* HRD 1 21.64 21.64 NYT+ PWK* SLJ* ] {IL 5-8, -Fic-} -- Delacorte Press, c2013., RL 6.2, 306pChance and LesesneTLA 2013 Page 5
  • 6. Hot off the Press "Odyssey-like adventure of two boys incredible quest on the Appalachian Trail where they deal with pirates, buried secrets, and extraordinary encounters"--Provided by publisher. AR: 5.2 MG 11.0 156085EN0024CY2 Wein, Elizabeth -- Code name Verity [ BKL* BUL* HRD 1 14.49 14.49 HRN* HRN+ KIR* MLPH NYT+ PWK* SLJ* TEL+ VOY+ ] {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Hyperion Books, c2012., 343p In 1943, a British fighter plane crashes in Nazi- occupied France and the survivor tells a tale of friendship, war, espionage, and great courage as she relates what she must to survive while keeping secret all that she can. AR: 6.5 UG 15.0 151635EN Lexile: 10200578YF2 Woolston, Blythe -- Black Helicopters [ KIR* PWK* ] HRD 1 13.64 13.64 {IL YA, -Fic-} -- Candlewick, 2013., 176pAudiovisualFLR# Author : Title -- Publisher : Year Fmt Qty 1st Price Extended45532M9 Gardner, Sally -- Maggot Moon (Library Edition) {IL MP3 1 39.97 39.97 YA, -Fic-} -- Brilliance Audio, c2013.47268Y2 Lake, Nick -- In Darkness (Retail Edition) {IL YA, - CD 1 14.99 14.99 Fic-} -- Brilliance Audio, c2013.44D73Y9 Paulsen, Gary / Paulsen, Jim -- Road Trip {IL 3-6, -Fic- CD 1 27.00 27.00 } -- Listening Library / Books, c2013.44D4FX9 Schlitz, Laura Amy. -- Splendors and glooms {IL 5-8, - PLA 1 50.81 50.81 Fic-} -- Findaway World, Solon, OH : 2013. When Clara vanishes after the puppeteer Grisini and two orphaned assistants were at her twelfth birthday party, suspicion of kidnapping chases the trio away from London and soon the two orphans are caught in a trap set by Grisinis ancient rival, a witch with a deadly inheritance to shed before it is too late. WARNING: CHOKING HAZARD -- Small parts; Not for children under 3 yrs.46C90Y3 Sheinkin, Steve -- The Bomb: The Race to Build -- and CD 1 39.00 39.00 Steal -- the Worlds Most Dangerous Weapon(Library Edition) {IL YA, 623.4} -- BOT / Listening Library, c2013. Available for pre-order: This item is scheduled for release on March 26, 2013.Chance and LesesneTLA 2013 Page 6