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The Book Thief
Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.
Etiquette & Espionage
Sophronia discovers her finishing school teaches more than just proper decorum.
Girl in a Cage
Marjorie Bruce tells the story of her weeks being held as a hostage by the King of England.
- Historical Fiction
- Lock Up: Teens Behind Bars
- Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults 2015
- ISBN: 9780142401323
In the Shadow of Blackbirds
In San Diego in 1918, as deadly influenza and World War I take their toll, sixteen-year-old Mary Shelley Black watches desperate mourners flock to séances and spirit photographers for comfort and, despite her scientific leanings, must consider if ghosts are real when her first love, killed in battle, returns.
Kit is caught in a mix of love, mystery, Broadway glamour, and mob retribution in 1950 New York.