Mira just wanted to get home in time for Christmas, but when her plane gets delayed, she finds herself in a car with four strangers. What started as a simple road trip quickly turns into a nightmare where everyone has something to hide.
Dive into some of history’s most influential inventions. Who invented the wheel? How long has soap existed? With archaeological evidence and all sorts of historical insight, this book is a delight for the curious.
Sydney’s mom is Lila Shore – the famous actress who seems totally disconnected from her daughter. After being dragged from her private boarding school states away, Sydney begins to suspect her mom’s boyfriend is involved in some illegal activity. Also, now that she is 16, why is everyone assuming things about her based on her looks – and not letting her decide anything for herself?
Anna killed Zoe Spanos…at least that is what she told the police. But did she really? How could she kill a girl she didn’t even know? With alternating past and present narratives and a podcast interspersed throughout, this clever book will keep you on your toes.
Five students are invited to a murder mystery scholarship dinner and quickly find that they each have something to hide from an event that took place exactly one year ago.
Pia, a young immigrant living in Philadelphia, fights to keep her young twin brothers alive after their mother passes from the Spanish flu, but after falling ill herself is sent to an orphanage. For years she clings to hope that she will find her brothers alive while struggling to forge a path in a city that want to forget her.
Rachel is trying something new with her incredibly successful podcast – following an active rape cast as it unfolds. While in the small town, though, she gets wrapped up in a mystery from the past that has unexpected links to the present.
When Skyler’s prom venue is threatened by a company wanting to bulldoze the garden, she must team up with her rival – Truman – to fight for it. How can she work with someone she can’t stand? Especially when she begins getting cell phone updates from a future reunion site that shows Truman and Skyler together.
Growing up on Chicago’s westside made life difficult in many ways, but when Arshay Cooper joins a new team at school – the crew team – he becomes part of America’s first all-Black high school rowing team and learns lessons that will guide him through life.
Four teens find themselves stranded in the Alaskan wilderness after a devastating earthquake and have to trek to civilization only to discover that life as they knew it doesn’t exist anymore. Can they help save Alaska?