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Piecing Me Together

Piecing Me Together
Watson, Renée

Tired of being singled out at her mostly-white private school as someone who needs support, high school junior Jade would rather participate in the school's amazing Study Abroad program than join Women to Women, a mentorship program for at-risk girls.


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 7 copies

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Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
Sáenz, Benjamin Alire

Fifteen-year-old Ari Mendoza is an angry loner with a brother in prison, but when he meets Dante and they become friends, Ari starts to ask questions about himself, his parents, and his family that he has never asked before.


Format: Book
Holds: 8 on 6 copies

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The Hate U Give

The Hate U Give
Thomas, Angie

After witnessing her friend's death at the hands of a police officer, Starr Carter's life is complicated when the police and a local drug lord try to intimidate her in an effort to learn what happened the night Kahlil died.


Format: Book
Holds: 307 on 47 copies

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The Absolutely True Diary of A Part-time Indian

The Absolutely True Diary of A Part-time Indian
Alexie, Sherman

Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.


Format: Book
Holds: 69 on 43 copies

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Monster

Monster
Myers, Walter Dean

While on trial as an accomplice to a murder, sixteen-year-old Steve Harmon records his experiences in prison and in the courtroom in the form of a film script as he tries to come to terms with the course his life has taken.


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 15 copies

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Fat Angie

Fat Angie
Charlton-Trujillo, e. E.

Fat Angie's sister was captured in Iraq, she's the resident laughingstock at school, and her therapist tells her to count instead of eat. Can a daring new girl in her life really change anything?


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 12 copies

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More Happy Than Not

More Happy Than Not
Silvera, Adam

After enduring his father's suicide, his own suicide attempt, broken friendships, and more in the Bronx projects, Aaron Soto, sixteen, is already considering the Leteo Institute's memory-alteration procedure when his new friendship with Thomas turns to unrequited love.


Format: Book
Holds: 4 on 6 copies

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The Skin I'm in

The Skin I'm in
Flake, Sharon

Thirteen-year-old Maleeka, uncomfortable because her skin is extremely dark, meets a new teacher with a birthmark on her face and discovers how to love who she is and what she looks like.


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 17 copies

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Gabi, A Girl in Pieces

Gabi, A Girl in Pieces
Quintero, Isabel

Sixteen-year-old Gabi Hernandez chronicles her senior year in high school as she copes with her friend Cindy's pregnancy, friend Sebastian's coming out, her father's meth habit, her own cravings for food and cute boys, and especially, the poetry that helps forge her identity.


Format: Book
Holds: 1 on 5 copies

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I'll Give You the Sun

I'll Give You the Sun
Nelson, Jandy

"A story of first love, family, loss, and betrayal told from different points in time, and in separate voices, by artists Jude and her twin brother Noah"--


Format: Book
Holds: 0 on 26 copies

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