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Science Fiction July 2014

Guardian by Alex London

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New in July 2014

Dangerous by Shannon Hale
When aspiring astronaut  Maisie Danger Brown, who was born without a right hand, and the other space camp students get the opportunity to do something amazing in space, Maisie must prove how dangerous she can be and how far she is willing to go to protect everything she has ever loved.

Guardian by Alex London (Sequel to Proxy)
"The only way to stop people from getting sick is to get the network back online. That means reversing the very revolution that Syd and Knox began."--Provided by publisher.

Illusive by Emily Lloyd-Jones
"After a vaccine accidentally creates super powers in a small percentage of the population, seventeen-year-old Ciere, an illusionist, teams up with a group of fellow high-class, super-powered thieves to steal the vaccine's formula while staying ne step ahead of mobsters and deadly government agents."--Provided by publisher.

Reckoning by Kerry Wilkinson
Sixteen-year-old Silver Blackthorn of the feudal English village, Martindale, takes the coming-of-age test that determines her place in society and learns that she is to become an Offering for King Victor, placing her in a warped world of suspicion from which she knows she must escape.

Unravel by Imogen Howson (Sequel to Linked)
When Lissa and Lin return to Sekoia to help remedy the chaos caused by their revelation of the government's secret experiments, they find conditions far worse than they imagined and an unexpected threat to Spares is lying in wait.

The Treatment by Suzanne Young (Sequel to The Program)
Working with rebels to bring down The Program, a suicide prevention treatment in which painful memories are erased, Sloane and James consider taking The Treatment to unlock their memories.

Crater Trueblood and the Lunar Rescue Company by Home Hickam (Book 3, Helium-3 Novel)
Crater Trueblood sets out to save the rescue the matriarch of a powerful lunar family from fanatics who wish to rule the moon and destroy Earth.
 

New in June 2014

Selection Stories: The Prince and the Guard by Kiera Cass
In "The Prince," Maxon reveals there was another girl in his life before America; and in "The Guard," America falls for Aspen Leger, a Six who has risen in the ranks to become a member of the royal guard.

Graduation Day by Joelle Charbonneau (The Testing, book 3)
"The United Commonwealth wants to eliminate the rebel alliance fighting to destroy The Testing for good. Cia is ready to lead the charge, but will her lethal classmates follow her into battle?"--Provided by publisher.

The Hangman's Revolution by Eoin Colfer (W.A.R.P, book 2)
FBI agent Chevie Savano escapes into the past to elude the secret police after they kill Charles Smart just as he is telling her of the WARP program, and she and Riley team up to find Colonel Clayton Box before he can launch missles at the capitals of Europe.

Raging Star by Moira Young (Dust Lands, book 3)
Saba leads a group of guerrillas against DeMalo and the Tonton, all while contemplating DeMalo's invitation to join him in building a New Eden.

Scan by Walter Jury and Sarah Fine
"Tate Archer outruns armed government officials as he tries to keep his now dead father's strange invention out of the wrong hands, alien hands."--Provided by publisher.

Rebel by Amy Tintera (Sequel to Reboot)
Having broken free of HARC, seventeen-year-old Wren and Callum escaped north but the Reboot Reservation is preparing to wage all-out war on the humans and the two are torn about their loyalties until Micah commits the ultimate betrayal and their choice is made.

Push by Eve Silver (Book 2, The Game)
"Miki Jones continues to fight the aliens threatening to invade Earth, but begins to doubt the intentions of the Committee that sends teams on these missions."--Provided by publisher.

Parched by Georgia Clark
Feeling guilty after her mother's accidental death, sixteen-year-old Tessendra Rockwood leaves the abundance of Eden to fight for survival in the drought-devastated Badlands, but when she joins the rebel group, Kudzu, to fight the tyranny of Eden's government, she is in for some big surprises.

Hungry by H.A. Swain
In Thalia's world there is no more food and no need for food, as everyone takes medication to ward off hunger. But when she meets a boy who is part of an underground movement to bring food back, she realizes that the meds are not working.
 

New in May 2014

Free to Fall by Lauren Miller
"In a near-future world where everyone is controlled by their smartphones, sixteen-year-old Rory Vaughn suddenly begins listening to the voice within--which kids are taught to ignore--and discovers a terrible plot at the heart of the corporation that makes the devices"-- Provided by publisher.

While We Run by Karen Healy (Sequel to When We Wake)
"It's the year 2128, and Tegan Oglietti, the world's first successfully revived cryonics patient, and her maybe-boyfriend, Abdi Taalib, are on the run from the government and from a dangerous rebel group. When they uncover shocking new information about the cryonics program, they are faced with an impossible decision that will put thousands of lives in their hands"-- Provided by publisher.

Mila 2.0: Renegade by Debra Driza
Mila is back on the run--this time with potential boyfriend Hunter by her side. As they search for a man who might know more about her mysterious past, Mila must rely on her android abilities to protect them from the people who want her dead. But embracing her identity as a machine leads her to question the state of her humanity, as well as Hunter's true intentions.

The One by Kiera Cass (Book 3, The Selection)
"As her Selection approaches its finish, America must decide where her heart truly lies--and Prince Maxon must pick one winner to wear the crown."--Provided by publisher.

New in April 2014

The Here and Now by Ann Brashares
Seventeen-year-old Prenna, an immigrant who moved to New York when she was twelve, came from another time and she and the other travelers must follow strict rules to avoid destroying the new life they have worked so hard to get, as well as the one person Prenna is desperate to protect.

In the Age of Love and Chocolate by Gabrielle Zevin (Book 3, Birthright trilogy)
"Anya's new prominence brings out friends, foes, and ghosts from the past. Certain scores must be settled; certain debts must be paid. Surviving a crime-ridden New York City in the 2080s is looking harder and harder for Anya."--Provided by publisher.

Salvage by Alexandra Duncan
"Ava, a teenage girl living aboard the male-dominated, conservative deep space merchant ship Parastrata, faces betrayal, banishment, and death. Taking her fate into her own hands, she flees to the Gyre, a floating continent of garbage and scrap in the Pacific Ocean. How will she build a future on an Earth ravaged by climate change?"-- Provided by publisher.

Resistance by Jenna Black (Sequel to Replica)
While Nadia and Nate, a teenaged boy who was killed and reanimated by human replication technology, try to restore Nate's original memories, they learn more about the conspiracy and a secret that could change everything.

The Klaatu Terminus by Pete Hautman (Book 3, Klaatu Diskos)
Navigating past, present and future time streams, Kosh, Tucker and Lia seek the secrets of the diskos.

The Eternal War by Alex Scarrow (Book 4, Time Riders)
When a time wave causes Abraham Lincoln to land in the present from 1831, the Time Riders must find a way to return him to the past or the Civil War will never end.

Plus One by Elizabeth Fama
In an alternate United States where Day and Night populations are forced to lead separate--but not equal--lives, a desperate Night girl falls for a seemingly privileged Day boy and places them both in danger as she gets caught up in the beginnings of a resistance movement.

Sekret by Lindsay Smith
In 1960s Soviet Russia, seventeen-year-old Ylia is captured by the KGB to work on a team of teen psychic spies.

Exposure by Kathy Reichs ( Book 4, Virals)
Fifteen-year-old Tory and her "viral" friends, who contracted heightened, wolflike senses during an experiment gone wrong, investigate an abduction case and make some troubling new discoveries about their powers.
 

New in March 2014

Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith
"Austin Szerba narrates the end of humanity as he and his best friend Robby accidentally unleash an army of giant, unstoppable bugs and uncover the secrets of a decades-old experiment gone terribly wrong."--Provided by publisher.

Minders by Michele Jaffe
Sadie Ames, a Mind Corps trainee,  is an observer inside the head of a troubled boy who she begins to care for, and finds herself conflicted when he does something unthinkable.

Elusion by Claudia Gabel and Cheryl Klam
Teens uncover the dangerous secrets of a virtual reality program that's taking the country by storm.

Tremor by Patrick Carman (Sequel to Pulse)
"In the year 2051, one group of telekinesis masters attempts to use their powers to stop another group of telekinesis masters from destroying the world."--Provided by publisher.