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Gigged by Heath Gibson

Published 1 June 2010

Young Adult

A junior ROTC cadet at North Covington High, J.T. is at war with himself, his enemies, and his past. But no matter how hard he throws himself into the intense demands of the military programme, J.T. is unable to escape the traumas of his life. His father died in Desert Storm. His mother was killed in a car accident that J.T. may have caused. After she died, J.T. was placed in an abusive foster home. Haunted by self-doubt, J.T. focuses on his latest assignment at school: whip a new group of raw r...



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Becoming American by Callie J Trautmiller

Published 6 October 2019

Young Adult


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Camp Valor (The Camp Valor, #1) by Scott McEwen

Published 10 July 2018

Young Adult


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The Viking's Consort by Quinn Loftis

Published 1 October 2019

Young Adult


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This is the first in a trilogy in which a new universe has been created. A world where daemons swoop and scuttle along the streets of Oxford and London, where the mysterious Dust swirls invisibly through the air, and where one child knows secrets the adults would kill for.


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While I Live (Ellie Chronicles, #1) by John Marsden

Published 1 November 2004

Young Adult




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Battle Lines by Jacob I N Wolcott

Published 16 April 2019

Young Adult


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10 Klicks South of Whiskey by Ryan Smithson

Published 19 July 2018

Young Adult


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Without Warning by Dennis Hamley

Published 9 October 2007

Young Adult



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A Place for Wolves by Kosoko Jackson

Published 2 April 2019

Young Adult


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An extraordinary true account of the enormous tragedy of the Syrian civil conflict. Since the civil war in Syria began in 2011, over 500,000 civilians have been killed and more than 12 million Syrians have been displaced. Rania Abouzeid, one of the foremost journalists on the topic, follows two pairs of sisters from opposite sides of the conflict to give readers a first-hand glimpse of the turmoil and devastation this strife has wrought. Sunni...


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Tool of War (Ship Breaker, #3) by Paolo Bacigalupi

Published 10 October 2017

Young Adult

From Printz Award winner and National Book Award finalist Paolo Bacigalupi comes the third companion novel in the dystopic Ship Breaker universe. Set in a future swamped by rising seas, depleted resources, corporate government, and civil war, this novel stars the most provocative, most talked-about, most controversial character from Paolo Bacigalupi's highly acclaimed books Ship Breaker and The Drowned Cities, and pulls no punches in exploring the gray areas between what it means to be human--an...


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Within These Lines by Stephanie Morrill

Published 5 March 2019

Young Adult

"Within These Lines is a moving story of love, hope, and family set against the dark history of Japanese internment in America. This book had me captivated!" -Maureen McQuerry, YALSA award-winning author of The Peculiars Evalina Cassano's life in an Italian-American family in 1941 is quiet and ordinary ... until she falls in love with Taichi Hamasaki, the son of Japanese immigrants. Despite the scandal it would cause and the fact that interracial marriage is illegal in California, Evalina and T...


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Among The Red Stars by Gwen C. Katz

Published 18 September 2017

Young Adult

A suspenseful historical YA debut inspired by the true story of an all-female bomber unit in Russia during World War II. World War II has erupted in Valka's homeland of Russia, and Valka is determined to help the effort. She's a pilot-and a good one-so she eagerly joins an all-female bomber regiment. Flying has always meant freedom and exhilaration for Valka, but dropping bombs on German targets is something else entirely. The raids are dangerous, but as Valka watches her fellow pilots putti...


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Robot Overlords by Mark Stay

Published 10 February 2015

Young Adult

Three years ago, Earth was conquered by a force of robots from a distant world. They have one rule: STAY IN YOUR HOMES Step outside and you get one warning before you're vaporised by a massive robot Sentry, or a crawling Sniper, or a flying Drone. That's if the vast Cube doesn't incinerate you first. But Sean Flynn is convinced that his father - an RAF pilot who fought in the war - is still alive. And when he and his gang figure out a way to break the robots' curfew, they begin an adventure t...