New Teen Acquisitions

We have new exciting titles available at the library for teens!

To see the new non-teen books, check out the Recent Acquisition‘s page

Ahsoka

Fans have long wondered what happened to Ahsoka after she left the Jedi Order near the end of the Clone Wars, and before she re-appeared as the mysterious Rebel operative Fulcrum in Rebels. Finally, her story will begin to be told. Following her experiences with the Jedi and the devastation of Order 66, Ahsoka is unsure she can be part of a larger whole ever again. But her desire to fight the evils of the Empire and protect those who need it will lead her right to Bail Organa, and the Rebel Alliance.

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Carry On

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This book is not NEW new, but it is new to us here at The Public Library of New London. It’s fresh out of the box and freshly covered… Carry On, by Rainbow Rowell (who you might recognize because she wrote Eleanor & Park and Fangirl),  “has as much kissing and talking as you’d expect from a Rainbow Rowell story- but far, far more monsters.”

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Kill The Boy Band

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As a reader and an artist, I need my book covers to look catchy. This one is all in the neon title: Kill The Boy Band. It looks great, and according to the author it is only “partially auto-biographical....” The book jacket describes it as a pitch-black, hilarious take on fandom and the badass girls who have the power to make – or break – the people we call “celebrities.”

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Teen Frankenstein

Teen Frankenstein interview: Chandler Baker | Dead, Buried, and Back!

In this new mad-cap, horror-gory, science tale, we’re in high school in Hollow Pine, Texas with Tor Frankenstein, who is a science superstar and… not a very good driver.  But with her prowess she’ll just patch some life back into the dead?!…

 

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Infinite in between

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Five freshman, four years of high school. They begin their journey by writing letters to their future selves and decide to meet again “right here under this basketball hoop. It’s kind of like, see you on the other side.” What happens in the Infinite in between?

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Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be

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If you’re sweating the college admissions process, or you’re freaking out about where to go to school, this book will ease your mind. In Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be, New York Times journalist Frank Bruni will remind you, and then convince you, that there are many paths to go down and many ways to go down each path.  YOU yourself matter more than where you go to school. If you’re not too worried about college stuff, your parents might be… and this could help them calm down as well!

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Library of Souls

The third novel of Miss Peregrine’s Peculiar Children, called Library of Souls, is here and is no less enthralling than its predecessors.

The use of amazing & never before published vintage photographs continue to highlight the equally peculiar imagination of author Ransom Riggs. This fateful final (!) book doesn’t disappoint!

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The Rest of Us Just Live Here

Want to be the first person ever to take out a book? Well, we’ve still got some orphans waiting to be adopted for our Adopt-a-Book fundraiser! One such item is The Rest of Us Just Live Here. It’s a YA novel by Patrick Ness that takes place in a future full of extreme characters and heroes – but doesn’t forget the rest of us, the “ordinary” ones…  So, if you’re interested in “deadpan sci-fi”, we’ve got at least one brand new book waiting for you!

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Wild Things: Acts of Mischief in Children’s Literature

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It’s banned books week and Wild Things: Acts of Mischief in Children’s Literature has got all the insider info on your favorite  books. Transgender character in 10,000 dresses? check. Feminist paper-bag-wearing Princess? check. Even Goodnight Moon? Wait, what….?

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Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

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Get your hands on a copy of Me and Earl and the Dying Girl before the movie comes to the Garde Theater just across the street! (Playing August 22nd at 7:30.) The novel and movie seem just as gripping as the super popular The Fault in Our Stars, so catch this new one it while its still on the shelf!

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