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James Patterson-Crazy house

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017 by Susan Rowe, Library Director

Seventeen-year-old Becca Greenfield was snatched from her small hometown. She was thrown into a maximum-security prison and put on Death Row with other kids her age. Until her execution, Becca’s told to fit in and shut her mouth… but Becca’s never been very good at either. Her sister Cassie was always the perfect twin. c. 2017

Kenneth Oppel-The nest

Wednesday, October 4th, 2017 by Susan Rowe, Library Director


For some kids summer is a sun-soaked season of fun. But for Steve it’s just another season of worries. Worries about his sick newborn baby brother, who is fighting to survive; worries about his parents, who are struggling to cope; even worries about the wasp’s nest looming ominously from the eaves. So when a mysterious wasp queen invades his dreams, offering to “fix” the baby, Steve thinks his prayers have been answered.   c. 2015