Paideia School Library

Paideia School

Pennsylvania Young Readers' Choice Award, Young Adult

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    2010

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    The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

    Alexie, Sherman, 1966-

    Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.

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    The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

    Alexie, Sherman, 1966-

    Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.

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    The absolutely true diary of a part-time Indian

    Alexie, Sherman, 1966-

    Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.

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    Catching fire

    Collins, Suzanne.

    By winning the annual Hunger Games, District 12 tributes Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark have secured a life of safety and plenty for themselves and their families, but because they won by defying the rules, they unwittingly become the faces of an impending rebellion.

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    Catching fire

    Collins, Suzanne.

    By winning the annual Hunger Games, District 12 tributes Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark have secured a life of safety and plenty for themselves and their families, but because they won by defying the rules, they unwittingly become the faces of an impending rebellion.

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    The hunger games

    Collins, Suzanne.

    In a future North America, where the rulers of Panem maintain control through an annual televised survival competition pitting young people from each of the twelve districts against one another, sixteen-year-old Katniss's skills are put to the test when she voluntarily takes her younger sister's place.

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    Deadline

    Crutcher, Chris.

    Given the medical diagnosis of one year to live, high school senior Ben Wolf decides to fulfill his greatest fantasies, ponders his life's purpose and legacy, and converses through dreams with a spiritual guide known as "Hey-Soos.".

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    Paper towns

    Green, John, 1977-

    One month before graduating from his Central Florida high school, Quentin "Q" Jacobsen basks in the predictable boringness of his life until the beautiful and exciting Margo Roth Spiegelman, Q's neighbor and classmate, takes him on a midnight adventure and then mysteriously disappears.

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    The god of animals : a novel

    Kyle, Aryn.

    Sixth grader Alice Winston is having a rough year. Her older sister elopes. Her depressed mother won't get out of bed. Her father struggles to save their faltering horse ranch. And Alice's school pal drowns. Caught in a dizzying adult world, Alice soon faces challenges that threaten to shatter her dreams and her family.

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    The disreputable history of Frankie Landau-Banks : a novel

    Lockhart, E.

    The story of a teenage girl who attends a highly competitive boarding school.

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    Sunrise over Fallujah

    Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-

    Robin Perry, from Harlem, is sent to Iraq in 2003 as a member of the Civilian Affairs Battalion, and his time there profoundly changes him.

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    The adoration of Jenna Fox

    Pearson, Mary (Mary E.)

    In the not-too-distant future, when biotechnological advances have made synthetic bodies and brains possible but illegal, a seventeen-year-old girl, recovering from a serious accident and suffering from memory lapses, learns a startling secret about her existence.

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    Unwind

    Shusterman, Neal.

    In a future world where those between the ages of thirteen and eighteen can have their lives "unwound" and their body parts harvested for use by others, three teens go to extreme lengths to uphold their beliefs--and, perhaps, save their own lives.

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    The glass castle : a memoir

    Walls, Jeannette.

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    The glass castle

    Walls, Jeannette.

    Jeannette Walls tells the story about her childhood. She talks about living like nomads, moving among Southwest desert towns, camping in the mountains. Retreating to the dismal West Virginia mining town--and the family-- her father, Rex Walls, had done everything he could to escape. He drank. He stole the grocery money and disappeared for days. As the dysfunction of the family escalated, Jeannette and her brother and sisters had to fend for themselves, supporting one another as they weathered their parents' betrayals and, finally, found the resources and will to leave home.

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    Uglies

    Westerfeld, Scott.

    Just before their sixteenth birthdays, when they will will be transformed into beauties whose only job is to have a great time, Tally's best friend runs away and Tally must find her and turn her in, or never become pretty at all.

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    2009

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    Twilight

    Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-

    When seventeen-year-old Bella leaves Phoenix to live with her father in Forks, Washington, she meets an exquisitely handsome boy at school for whom she feels an overwhelming attraction and who she comes to realize is not wholly human.

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    Twilight

    Meyer, Stephenie, 1973-

    When seventeen-year-old Bella leaves Phoenix to live with her father in Forks, Washington, she meets an exquisitely handsome boy at school for whom she feels an overwhelming attraction and who she comes to realize is not wholly human.

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    The braid

    Frost, Helen, 1949-

    Two Scottish sisters, living on the western island of Barra in the 1850s, relate, in alternate voices and linked narrative poems, their experiences after their family is forcibly evicted and separated with one sister accompanying their parents and younger siblings to Cape Breton, Canada, and the other staying behind with other family on the small island of Mingulay.

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    Samurai shortstop

    Gratz, Alan, 1972-

    While obtaining a Western education at a prestigious Japanese boarding school in 1890, sixteen-year-old Toyo also receives traditional samurai training which has profound effects on both his baseball game and his relationship with his father.

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    Samurai shortstop

    Gratz, Alan, 1972-

    While obtaining a Western education at a prestigious Japanese boarding school in 1890, sixteen-year-old Toyo also receives traditional samurai training which has profound effects on both his baseball game and his relationship with his father.

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    Keturah and Lord Death

    Leavitt, Martine, 1953-

    When Lord Death comes to claim sixteen-year-old Keturah while she is lost in the King's Forest, she charms him with her story and is granted a twenty-four hour reprieve in which to seek her one true love.

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    Day of tears : a novel in dialogue

    Lester, Julius.

    Emma has taken care of the Butler children since Sarah and Frances's mother, Fanny, left. Emma wants to raise the girls to have good hearts, as a rift over slavery has ripped the Butler household apart. Now, to pay off debts, Pierce Butler wants to cash in his slave "assets", possibly including Emma.

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    Sold

    McCormick, Patricia, 1956-

    Thirteen-year-old Lakshmi leaves her poor mountain home in Nepal thinking that she is to work in the city as a maid only to find that she has been sold into the sex slave trade in India and that there is no hope of escape.

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    Life as we knew it

    Pfeffer, Susan Beth, 1948-

    Through journal entries sixteen-year-old Miranda describes her family's struggle to survive after a meteor hits the moon, causing worldwide tsunamis, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions.

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    American born Chinese

    Yang, Gene Luen.

    Alternates three interrelated stories about the problems of young Chinese Americans trying to participate in the popular culture. Presented in comic book format.

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    American born Chinese

    Yang, Gene Luen.

    Alternates three interrelated stories about the problems of young Chinese Americans trying to participate in the popular culture. Presented in comic book format.

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    American born Chinese

    Yang, Gene Luen.

    Alternates three interrelated stories about the problems of young Chinese Americans trying to participate in the popular culture. Presented in comic book format.

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    Memoirs of a teenage amnesiac

    Zevin, Gabrielle.

    After a nasty fall, Naomi realizes that she has no memory of the last four years and finds herself reassessing every aspect of her life.

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    Memoirs of a teenage amnesiac

    Zevin, Gabrielle.

    After a nasty fall, Naomi realizes that she has no memory of the last four years and finds herself reassessing every aspect of her life.

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    Memoirs of a teenage amnesiac

    Zevin, Gabrielle.

    After a nasty fall, Naomi realizes that she has no memory of the last four years and finds herself reassessing every aspect of her life.

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    2008

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    Dairy queen : a novel

    Murdock, Catherine Gilbert.

    After spending her summer running the family farm and training the quarterback for her school's rival football team, sixteen-year-old D.J. decides to go out for the sport herself, not anticipating the reactions of those around her.

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    Ask me no questions

    Budhos, Marina Tamar.

    Fourteen-year-old Nadira, her sister, and their parents leave Bangladesh for New York City, but the expiration of their visas and the events of September 11, 2001, bring frustration, sorrow, and terror for the whole family.

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    Copper sun

    Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills)

    Two fifteen-year-old girls--one a slave and the other an indentured servant--escape their Carolina plantation and try to make their way to Fort Moses, Florida, a Spanish colony that gives sanctuary to slaves.

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    Eyes of the emperor

    Salisbury, Graham.

    Following orders from the United States Army, several young Japanese American men train K-9 units to hunt Asians during World War II.

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    Enthusiasm

    Shulman, Polly.

    Julie and Ashleigh, high school sophomores and Jane Austen fans, seem to fall for the same Mr. Darcy-like boy and struggle to hide their true feelings from one another while rehearsing for a school musical.

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    2007

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    My sister's keeper

    Picoult, Jodi, 1966-

    All her life, 13-year-old Anna Fitzgerald has helped her older sister Kate fight leukemia. Anna has provided platelets, bone marrow, and even stem cells to ensure Kate's survival. But when their parents ask her to donate a kidney, Anna has had enough. She enlists the aid of a lawyer and announces her intention to sue for control of her own body.

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    Hitler Youth : growing up in Hitler's shadow

    Bartoletti, Susan Campbell.

    A photo-illustrated look at the youth organizations Adolf Hitler founded and used to meet his sociopolitical and military ends; includes profiles of individual Hitler Youth members as well as young people who opposed the Nazis, such as Hans and Sophie Scholl.

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    Hitler Youth : growing up in Hitler's shadow

    Bartoletti, Susan Campbell.

    A photo-illustrated look at the youth organizations Adolf Hitler founded and used to meet his sociopolitical and military ends; includes profiles of individual Hitler Youth members as well as young people who opposed the Nazis, such as Hans and Sophie Scholl.

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    Rebel angels

    Bray, Libba.

    Gemma and her friends from the Spence Academy return to the realms to defeat her foe, Circe, and to bind the magic that has been released.

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    Code talker : a novel about the Navajo Marines of World War Two

    Bruchac, Joseph, 1942-

    After being taught in a boarding school run by whites that Navajo is a useless language, Ned Begay and other Navajo men are recruited by the Marines to become Code Talkers, sending messages during World War II in their native tongue.

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    Honey, Baby, Sweetheart

    Caletti, Deb.

    In the summer of her junior year, sixteen-year-old Ruby McQueen and her mother, both nursing broken hearts, set out on a journey to reunite an elderly woman with her long-lost love and in the process learn many things about "the real ties that bind" people to one another.

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    The sledding hill

    Crutcher, Chris.

    Billy, recently deceased, keeps an eye on his best friend, fourteen-year-old Eddie, who has added to his home and school problems by becoming mute, and helps him stand up to a conservative minister and English teacher who is orchestrating a censorship challenge.

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    The truth about forever

    Dessen, Sarah.

    The summer following her father's death, Macy plans to work at the library and wait for her brainy boyfriend to return from camp, but instead she goes to work at a catering business where she makes new friends and finally faces her grief.

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    Big Mouth & Ugly Girl

    Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-

    When sixteen-year-old Matt is falsely accused of threatening to blow up his high school and his friends turn against him, an unlikely classmate comes to his aid.

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    2006

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    The second summer of the sisterhood

    Brashares, Ann.

    The traveling pants and the sisterhood who wears them embark on their second summer together.

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    2010

    Chasing Lincoln's Killer.

    Swanson, James

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    Place: Nominee

    The adventures of Johnny Bunko : the last career guide you'll ever need

    Pink, Daniel H,

    Not Owned by Library

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    The Juvie three

    Korman, Gordon

    Not Owned by Library

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    They came from below

    Blake, Nelson

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Nominee

    2009

    My mother the cheerleader : a novel

    Sharenow, Robert

    Not Owned by Library

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    Song of the sparrow

    Sandell, Lisa Ann

    Not Owned by Library

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    Dead connection

    Price, Charlie

    Not Owned by Library

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    Holdup

    Fields, Terri

    Not Owned by Library

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    Hattie Big Sky

    Larson, Kirby

    Not Owned by Library

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    2008

    Vampire High

    Rees, Douglas

    Not Owned by Library

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    Just like that

    Qualey, Marsha

    Not Owned by Library

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    Jude

    Morgenroth, Kate

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    Shock point

    Henry, April

    Not Owned by Library

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    Zamba : the true story of the greatest lion that ever lived

    Helfer, Ralph

    Not Owned by Library

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    The Christopher killer : a forensic mystery

    Ferguson, Alane

    Not Owned by Library

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    Crackback

    Coy, John

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    Wild roses

    Caletti, deb

    Not Owned by Library

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    Runner

    Deuker, Carl

    Not Owned by Library

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    Black Duck

    Lisle, Janet

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Nominee

    2007

    Finding Lubchenko

    Simmons, Michael

    Not Owned by Library

    Place: Nominee

    Flavor of the week

    Shaw, Tucker

    Not Owned by Library

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    Wonderland : a year in the life of an American high school

    Bamberger, Michael

    Not Owned by Library

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    The Sea of Trolls

    Farmer, Nancy

    Not Owned by Library

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    Red Kayak

    Cummings, Priscilla

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