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The Gravekeepers by Elizabeth Byrne - Contemporary Fiction
: September 12, 2017

The Windham girls lead secluded lives after their older sister died in a tragic accident and their parents’ protectiveness has made the family semi-infamous. As the new school year begins, the outside world comes creeping in through encounters with mean girls, a new friend and a runaway boy hiding out in the cemetery. Meanwhile, a ghost hangs around the Windham property --- the only grave keeper never to cross over --- plotting how to keep the sisters close to home and close to her...forever.

Hardcover: September 12, 2017

Three years ago, Tanner Scott’s family relocated from California to Utah. Tanner plans to coast through his remaining classes and clear out of Utah. But when his best friend Autumn dares him to take Provo High’s prestigious Seminar, Tanner can’t resist going against his better judgment and having a go. Writing a book in four months sounds simple. But it takes only one second for him to notice Sebastian Brother, the Mormon prodigy who sold his own Seminar novel the year before and who now mentors the class. And it takes less than a month for Tanner to fall completely in love with him.

A Line in the Dark by Malinda Lo - Psychological Thriller/Mystery
Hardcover: October 17, 2017

Jess Wong is Angie Redmond’s best friend. And that’s the most important thing, even if Angie can’t see how Jess truly feels. Being the girl no one quite notices is fine with Jess anyway. If nobody notices her, she’s free to watch everyone else. But when Angie begins to fall for Margot Adams, a girl from the nearby boarding school, Jess can see it coming a mile away. Suddenly her powers of observation are more a curse than a gift. As Angie drags Jess further into Margot’s circle, Jess discovers more than her friend’s growing crush. Secrets and cruelty lie just beneath the carefree surface of this world of wealth and privilege, and when they come out, Jess knows Angie won’t be able to handle the consequences.

Hardcover: October 3, 2017

After Asha conquers each dragon and brings its head to the king, she’s offered the chance to gain her freedom in exchange for the life of the most powerful dragon in Firgaard. Along the way, Asha soon finds out there may be more truth to the ancient legends and rumors that plague her. With the help of a secret friend, Asha must shed the layers of her Iskari bondage and open her heart to love, light and a truth that has been kept from her.

Hardcover: September 12, 2017
Mira has always been a symbol of hope for the Fallen Isles, perfect and beautiful --- or at least that’s how she’s forced to appear. But when she uncovers a dangerous secret, Mira is betrayed by those closest to her and sentenced to the deadliest prison in the Fallen Isles. Except Mira is over being a pawn. Fighting to survive against outer threats and inner demons of mental illness, Mira must find her inner fire and the scorching truth about her own endangered magic --- before her very world collapses. And that’s all before she ignites. 
Hardcover: October 24, 2017

An ode to Put the Damn Guns Down, this is National Book Award finalist and New York Times bestseller Jason Reynolds’ fiercely stunning novel that takes place in 60 potent seconds --- the time it takes a kid to decide whether or not he’s going to murder the guy who killed his brother. Told in short, fierce staccato narrative verse, LONG WAY DOWN is a fast and furious, dazzlingly brilliant look at teenage gun violence, as could only be told by Jason Reynolds.

Hardcover: October 19, 2017

Malcolm Polstead’s parents run an inn called the Trout, on the banks of the river Thames, and all of Oxford passes through its doors. Malcolm and his daemon, Asta, routinely overhear news and gossip, and the occasional scandal, but during a winter of unceasing rain, Malcolm catches wind of something new: intrigue. He finds a secret message inquiring about a dangerous substance called Dust --- and the spy it was intended for finds him. When she asks Malcolm to keep his eyes open, he sees suspicious characters everywhere, and all are asking about the same thing: a baby girl named Lyra. Malcolm will brave any danger, and make shocking sacrifices, to bring her safely through the storm.

Hardcover: August 29, 2017
Sallot Leon is a thief, and a good one at that. But gender fluid Sal wants nothing more than to escape the drudgery of life as a highway robber and get closer to the upper-class --- and the nobles who destroyed their home. When Sal steals a flyer for an audition to become a member of The Left Hand --- the Queen's personal assassins, named after the rings she wears --- Sal jumps at the chance to infiltrate the court and get revenge. 
Hardcover: March 7, 2017
Tanya keeps having bad dreams about the old stone house around the corner from Coal Hill School --- and a girl trapped there, screaming and terrified. When Tanya and her friends go to investigate the strange house covered in cobwebs, they stumble onto their own worst nightmares come to life. But there is a presence haunting the house that is even more powerful than their individual horrors. A presence that may not want to let them go...
Invictus by Ryan Graudin - Science Fiction
Hardcover: September 26, 2017

The son of a time traveler from 2354 AD and a Roman gladiator, Farway Gaius McCarthy's very existence defies the laws of nature. After failing his entrance exam into the government program, Far will have to settle for captaining a time-traveling crew to steal valuables from the past. During a routine heist on the sinking Titanic, Far meets a mysterious girl named Eliot who always seems to be one step ahead of him. Armed with the knowledge that history is not as steady as it seems, she will lead Far and his team on a race through time to set things right before the clock runs out.