New Books

February 18, 2011 at 4:45 pm Leave a comment

If you couldn’t make it to “Books and Bites,” here are a few of the new books we talked about. Enjoy!

Rot and Ruin by Jonathan MaberryIn a post-apocalyptic world where fences and border patrols guard the few people left from the zombies that have overtaken civilization, fifteen-year-old Benny Imura is finally convinced that he must follow in his older brother’s footsteps and become a bounty hunter.
Sapphique by Catherine Fisher
Sequel to Incarceron
After his escape from the sentient prison, Incarceron, Finn finds that the Realm is not at all what he expected, and he does not know whether he is to be its king, how to free his imprisoned friends, or how to stop Incarceron’s quest to be free of its own nature.
 Flirt Club by Cathleen DalyThrough notes and journal entries, best friends and self-proclaimed “drama geeks” Cisco (Izzy) and the Bean (Annie) write of the trials of middle school, as well as their efforts to attract boys by forming a Flirt Club.
Blood Ninja II by Nick Lake
Sequel to Blood Ninja
In sixteenth-century Japan, Taro, a vampire like all ninja warriors, tries to protect his mother and defeat the power-hungry Lord Oda, who he believed was dead.
The Latte Rebellion by Sarah Jamila StevensonWhen high school senior Asha Jamison is called a “towel head” at a pool party, she and her best friend Carey start a club to raise awareness of mixed-race students that soon sweeps the country, but the hubbub puts her Ivy League dreams, friendship, and beliefs to the test.
The Mockingbirds by Daisy WhitneyWhen Alex, a junior at an elite preparatory school, realizes that she may have been the victim of date rape, she confides in her roommates and sister who convince her to seek help from a secret society, the Mockingbirds.
Bakuman (Vol. 1, 2 and 3) by Tsugumi Ohba and Takeshi ObataAverage student Moritaka Mashiro enjoys drawing for fun.  When his classmate and aspiring writer Akito Takagi discovers his talent, he begs Moritaka to team up with him as a manga-creating duo.  But what exactly does it take to make it in the manga-publishing world? 
   
   
   
   
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