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How to Breathe Underwater by Vicky Skinner - Contemporary Fiction
Hardcover: August 14, 2018

Kate’s father has been pushing her to be the best swimmer she can be. But when Kate finds her dad cheating on her mom, Kate is forced to leave home. Faced with the prospect of starting over, Kate isn't so sure that swimming is what she wants anymore. When she decides to quit, her whole world seems to fall apart. But then Kate gets to know Michael, the cute boy that lives across the hall, and she starts to think that starting over might not be so bad. There's only one problem: Michael has a girlfriend.

Paperback: August 14, 2018

For the young, rich and beautiful, summertime in the Hamptons means one thing: Fling Club. Only this time, Cherry Kennedy won’t be selecting a boy for a fleeting romance. Nope, this season, Cherry is out for revenge. Her target? The Fling Club founder and society darling who slept with Cherry’s now-very-ex-boyfriend. All Cherry needs is the perfect guy for her plan...and Ashley Jardine can’t afford to refuse. He scored almost a full ride to MIT. But that almost still costs a lot. Here, rich girls rule the shore, and everyone has a role to play. 

Paperback: August 7, 2018

Madeline Oliver has never wanted for anything, but now she would give anything just to breathe. Jason Wu skates through life on jokes, but when a tragedy leaves him guilt-stricken, he promises to tell only the truth, no matter the price. When a mysterious stranger name Hanali appears to Madeline and offers to heal her in exchange for one year of service to his people, Madeline and Jason are swept into a strange land where they don’t know the rules and where their decisions carry consequences that reach farther than they could ever guess.

Hardcover: August 14, 2018

Bonnie and Clyde: we've been on a first name basis with them for almost 100 years. Immortalized in movies, songs and pop culture references, they are remembered mostly for their storied romance and tragic deaths. But what was life really like for Clyde Barrow and Bonnie Parker in the early 1930s? How did two dirt-poor teens from west Texas morph from vicious outlaws to legendary couple? And why?

Paperback: July 3, 2018

The old adage says that the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, meaning that children usually resemble their parents. But what happens when the apples fall somewhere else --- sometimes a couple of orchards away, sometimes on the other side of the world? In this young adult edition, Andrew Solomon profiles how families accommodate children who have a variety of differences: families of people who are deaf, who are dwarfs, who have Down syndrome, who have autism, who have schizophrenia, who have multiple severe disabilities, who are prodigies, who commit crimes, and more.

Legacy by Jessica Blank - Contemporary Fiction
Hardcover: July 10, 2018

Ever since her older brother died, Alison's mom is in perpetual mourning, her father ran out on them and after hanging out with her brother's hard-partying friends for a year, Alison's reputation is trashed. Then, a fight with her mother pushes her over the edge, and she runs away. At first, joining a group of radical environmentalists who are occupying a Washington State forest is just about having a place to crash. But the ancient woods prove to be vibrant and welcoming, and for the first time, Alison realizes that she might be more powerful than she thought. As tensions in the forest mount and confrontations with authorities get physical, Alison has to decide whether she's willing to put her own life on the line to fight for what she believes in.

Hardcover: July 24, 2018

In a Putin-esque near-future America, Sam and his friends have been using their free time to work on a tiny, undetectable, utterly reliable lie detector. For Theo, their visionary, it's about creating a world where no one can lie, and the honest will thrive. Just when they finish the prototype, Theo is found dead. Greedy companies, corrupt privatized police and even the president herself will stop at nothing to steal the Truth App. Sam sets his sights on exposing all lies and holding everyone accountable. But he and his friends quickly realize the costs of a BS-free world: the lives of loved ones, and political and economic stability. 

Losing the Field by Abbi Glines - Contemporary Fiction
Hardcover: August 21, 2018

Overweight and insecure, Tallulah Liddell preferred to fly under the radar so no one can hurt her. The only boy who did notice her was her longtime crush, Nash Lee. But when he laughs at a joke aimed at Tallulah the summer before their senior year, Tallulah’s love dissipates, and she becomes determined to lose weight. Nash is being scouted by division one colleges and on track to have a carefree senior year. But when an accident leaves him with a permanent limp, all of Nash’s plans are destroyed, leaving him bitter and angry. Facing a new school year with her new body, Tallulah is out to seek revenge on Nash’s cruelty. All does not go according to plan, though, and Tallulah and Nash unexpectedly find themselves falling for each other. But with all the pain resting in each of their hearts, can their love survive?

Hardcover: July 17, 2018

Emmett Atwater thought Babel's game sounded easy. But it didn't take long for him to learn that Babel's competition was full of broken promises, none darker or more damaging than the last one. Now Emmett and the rest of the Genesis spaceship survivors must rally and forge their own path through a new world. Their mission from Babel is simple: extract nyxia, the most valuable material in the universe, and play nice with the indigenous Adamite population. But Emmett and the others quickly realize they are caught between two powerful forces ---- Babel and the Adamites --- with clashing desires.

Hardcover: August 1, 2018

Sabrina Sebastian's goal in life is to be an investigative reporter. For her first big story, she researches Scream Site, where people post scary videos and compete for the most "screams." While Sabrina's friends and her sister, Faith, talk nonstop about the videos, Sabrina just hopes that covering this trend will get her the internship she's wishing for. But as she digs into the truth behind the website, she begins to suspect that these aren't only aspiring actors and videographers at work. And when Faith goes missing, Sabrina must race against time to save her sister from becoming the next video "star."