Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu
The second installment of the DC Icons series brings a teenaged Bruce Wayne to the page. Soon before his eighteenth birthday when he’ll inherit the Wayne family fortune, Bruce finds himself forced into community service at Arkham Asylum. There he meets Madeleine, a girl with connections to the Nightwalkers, who are wreaking havoc on Gotham City.
Find it in the library at J/TEEN/LU or click here to reserve a copy.
The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
The author of the Spiderwick Chronicles is back with another enchanting fantasy series. Jude, a mortal human, is desperate to figure out a way to belong in the High Court of the Faeries among the immortal fey. But in order to do so, she has to face Prince Cardan, a wicked royal who hates humans.
Find it in the library at J/TEEN/CD/BLA or click here to reserve a copy.
Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller
Alosa, a seventeen-year-old pirate captain, gives herself up to her enemies. Little do they know that she has a hidden motive: she wants to search their ship for an ancient map that shows the way to a collection of legendary treasure. All that’s left to do is outsmart her captor.
Find it in the library at J/TEEN/LEV or click here to reserve a copy.
Love, Life, and the List by Kasie West
Determined to turn her awful summer around, Abby creates a list of ten things she wants to accomplish in one month, including items such as “face a fear” and “fall in love.” If she completes all of them, she knows her art will improve and she won’t have to dwell on the rejection from that art show who said her work “has no heart.” But the list isn’t as easy as Abby thought it would be…
Find it in the library at J/TEEN/WES or click here to reserve a copy.
Meet Cute: Some People are Destined to Meet by various authors
Meet Cute features diverse short stories from popular YA authors such as Jennifer L. Armentrout, Nina LaCour, Meredith Russo, Nicola Yoon, Julie Murphy, and more. Every “how they first met” story is addictive, unique, and, of course, romantic.
Find it in the library at J/TEEN/MEE or click here to reserve a copy.
“Battle of the Sexes”
Emma Stone and Steve Carell star as Billie Jean King and Bobby Riggs to tell the true story of their legendary tennis match in 1973.
Find it in the library at DVD/BAT or BLUE/BAT or click here to reserve a copy.
Five medical students set out to find out what really happens after death by taking part in a perilous experiment: they all stop their hearts in order to view the afterlife themselves.
Find it in the library at DVD/FLA or click here to reserve a copy.
Kate Foley also blogs at themagicviolinist.blogspot.com.