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List updated: 03/03/17
Next update: 03/17/17
DB 83535 American Ace – By Marilyn Nelson – SIXTEEN-YEAR-OLD CONNOR TRIES TO HELP HIS DEPRESSED FATHER, WHO LEARNED UPON HIS MOTHER'S DEATH THAT THE MAN WHO RAISED HIM WAS NOT HIS BIOLOGICAL FATHER. CONNOR RESEARCHES HIS FAMILY'S PAST AND DISCOVERS THAT HIS DAD'S FATHER WAS PROBABLY A TUSKEGEE AIRMAN. FOR SENIOR HIGH AND OLDER READERS. 2016.

DB 85399 Lady Bridget’s Diary; Chasing Lady Amelia - By Maya Rodale - AFTER AN EMBARRASSING DEBUT AT HER FIRST BRITISH BALL, AMERICAN HEIRESS BRIDGET CAVENDISH VOWS TO BECOME A PERFECT LADY AND IMPRESS SOCIETY IN LADY BRIDGET'S DIARY. CHASING LADY AMELIA HAS HEIRESS AMELIA LOOKING TO HAVE AN ADVENTURE IN LONDON. SOME EXPLICIT DESCRIPTIONS OF SEX. 2016
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DB 85423 Dark Orbit – By Carolyn Ives Gillman – THE TWENTY PLANETS OF HUMAN CIVILIZATION RECEIVE REPORTS OF A NEW HABITABLE PLANET. SARA CALLICOT IS RECRUITED TO MONITOR AN UNSTABLE CREWMATE ON THE TEAM SENT TO INVESTIGATE THIS WORLD. THEY SOON DISCOVER THAT THE PLANET IS INHABITED. TENSIONS RISE AFTER ONE CREW MEMBER IS KILLED AND ANOTHER DISAPPEARS. SOME STRONG LANGUAGE. 2015.

DB 85532 Trump Vs. Clinton: In Their Own Words; Everything You Need to Know To Vote Your Conscience – By James Patterson – A CONVERSATION ON ISSUES RELEVANT TO THE 2016 PRESIDENTIAL ELECTION IN THE UNITED STATES. PULLS DIRECT QUOTES FROM THE REPUBLICAN AND DEMOCRATIC NOMINEES FOR PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85544 The Six: The Lives Of The Mitford Sisters – By Laura Thompson - BORN INTO COUNTRY-HOUSE PRIVILEGE, THE MITFORD SISTERS GAINED PROMINENCE IN THE HIGH SOCIETY OF INTERWAR LONDON. BUT AS THE 1930S PASSED, THEY EACH GREW INTO VERY DIFFERENT ROLES AND THEIR VARIED LIVES CAME TO REPRESENT THE POLITICAL DISPARITIES OF THEIR COUNTRY. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85547 Good Vibrations: My Life As A Beach Boy – By Mike Love And James S. Hirsch –ONE OF THE FOUNDING MEMBERS OF THE BEACH BOYS REFLECTS ON HIS FIVE DECADES WITH THE BAND. HE TELLS STORIES OF HIS BANDMATES, THE LYRICS HE WROTE FOR SOME OF THE GROUP'S BIG HITS, AND HIS TAKE ON THE RISE AND FALL OF THE BEACH BOYS. UNRATED. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. 2016.

DB 85438 Summer Of Lost And Found – By Rebecca Behrens - CITY GIRL NELL IS FORCED TO SPEND HER SUMMER IN ROANOKE, NORTH CAROLINA, WITH HER BOTANIST MOTHER. WHEN SHE MEETS HISTORICAL REENACTOR AMBROSE, THEY SEARCH FOR CLUES TO WHAT HAPPENED TO THE LOST ROANOKE COLONISTS, TURNING HER ONCE BORING VACATION INTO A TRUE ADVENTURE. FOR GRADES 5-8. 2016.

DB 85440 Zootopia: A Retelling – Retold By Suzanne Francis - ROOKIE POLICE OFFICER JUDY HOPPS, A BUNNY, TEAMS UP WITH A FAST-TALKING CON-ARTIST FOX NAMED NICK WILDE IN ORDER TO CRACK A CASE. ADAPTATION OF THE DISNEY FILM VERSION. FOR GRADES 2-4. 2016.

DB 85609 Wonder Woman At Super Hero High– By Lisa Yee – HOMESCHOOLED ON PARADISE ISLAND, WONDER WOMAN APPLIES TO SUPER HERO HIGH SCHOOL IN ORDER TO FINISH HER WORLD-SAVING TRAINING. ONCE ENROLLED, SHE JUGGLES FRIENDSHIPS, INTENSIVE TRAINING, A ROOMMATE OBSESSED WITH SOCIAL MEDIA, AND A NEW EXPERIENCE FOR WONDER WOMAN--MEETING BOYS. COMMERCIAL AUDIOBOOK. FOR GRADES 4-7. 2016.