Cinderella Is Dead

Cinderella Is DeadIt s 200 years after Cinderella found her prince, but the fairy tale is over Teen girls are now required to appear at the Annual Ball, where the men of the kingdom select wives based on a girl s display of finery If a suitable match is not found, the girls not chosen are never heard from again n nS

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Utopia Avenue

Utopia AvenueUtopia Avenue are the strangest British band you ve never heard of Emerging from London s psychedelic scene in 1967 and fronted by folksinger Elf Holloway, guitar demigod Jasper de Zoet and blues bassist Dean Moss, Utopia Avenue released only two LPs during its brief and blazing journey from the cl

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This Is My America

This Is My AmericaDear Martin meets Just Mercy in this unflinching yet uplifting YA novel that explores the racist injustices in the American justice system n nEvery week, seventeen year old Tracy Beaumont writes letters to Innocence X, asking the organization to help her father, an innocent Black man on death row Af

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A Sweet Mess

A Sweet MessKorean American author Jayci Lee delights with this delicious and light hearted romantic comedy that readers will devour and ask for n n n Bake a chance on love n n nAubrey Choi loves living in her small town nestled in the foothills of California, running her highly successful bakery away from th

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Or What You Will

Or What You WillFrom the Hugo, Nebula, and World Fantasy Award winning author of Among Others, an utterly original novel about how stories are brought forth n nHe has been too many things to count He has been a dragon with a boy on his back He has been a scholar, a warrior, a lover, and a thief He has been dream

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Something to Say

Something to SayFrom the author of A Good Kind of Trouble, a Walter Dean Myers Honor Book, comes another unforgettable story about finding your voice and finding your people Perfect for fans of Sharon Draper, Meg Medina, and Jason Reynolds n nEleven year old Jenae doesn t have any friends and she s just fine with t

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Running

RunningWhen fifteen year old Cuban American Mariana Ruiz s father runs for president, Mari starts to see him with new eyes A novel about waking up and standing up, and what happens when you stop seeing your dad as your hero while the whole country is watching n nIn this thoughtful, authentic, humorous, and

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The Total Eclipse of Nestor Lopez

The Total Eclipse of Nestor LopezAll Nestor Lopez wants is to live in one place for than a few months and have dinner with his dad nWhen he and his mother move to a Texas to live with his grandmother after his dad s latest deployment, Nestor plans to lay low He definitely doesn t want anyone to find out his deepest secret th

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Mexican Gothic

Mexican GothicNEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER An isolated mansion A chillingly charismatic aristocrat And a brave socialite drawn to expose their treacherous secrets n nFrom the author of Gods of Jade and Shadow comes a terrifying twist on classic gothic horror Kirkus Reviews set in glamorous 1950s Mexico

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A Burning

A BurningFor readers of Tommy Orange, Yaa Gyasi, and Jhumpa Lahiri, an electrifying debut novel about three unforgettable characters who seek to rise to the middle class, to political power, to fame in the movies and find their lives entangled in the wake of a catastrophe in contemporary India n nJivan is a M

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