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Looking for Alaska Cover Image
ISBN: 9780142402511
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - December 28th, 2006

"I would always love Alaska Young, my crooked neighbor, with all my crooked heart."

A powerful coming-of-age story, Looking for Alaska, is a novel for anyone who has ever felt a little lost. The book follows protagonist Miles "Pudge" Halter to boarding school Culver Creek where he will grapple with the meaning of friendly and romantic relationships, hope, and grief. Based loosely on author Green's experiences as a teen, Looking for Alaska is a witty and heartfelt story that will stay with you forever.

The Giver (Giver Quartet #1) Cover Image
ISBN: 9780544336261
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Published: Clarion Books - July 1st, 2014

Previouisly ranked 11 on the most challenged books of all time list, The Giver is a thought-procoking novel that emphasizes the importance of human connection and interdependence with the world. At first, the society the book is set in seems to be a utopia, but quickly reveals itself to be dystopian as the main character, Jonas, learns more and more about the limited world he lives in.

Les Miserables (Word Cloud Classics) Cover Image
By Victor Hugo, Isabel F. Hapgood (Translated by)
ISBN: 9781607108160
Availability: Available from our Warehouse (Not in store currently)
Published: Canterbury Classics - December 3rd, 2012

Victor Hugo's Les Miserables is an inspiring story that is still applicable to our world today. Originally published in France in 1862, the epic novel has become a global snesation, having been adapted into numerous films and, preeminently, a musical. Hugo's diverse set of characters explore the significance of love, the extreme destitution in society, and the never-ending struggle for justice while telling an emotional, passionate story.

Empty Bottles Full of Stories Cover Image
ISBN: 9781449496470
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Published: Andrews McMeel Publishing - February 5th, 2019

...Always in me.
Stay with me.
For some nights
People see you
For who you are,
While other nights
They see themselves
In the things
They want to see...

Rejected Princesses: Tales of History's Boldest Heroines, Hellions, and Heretics Cover Image
ISBN: 9780062405371
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Published: Dey Street Books - October 25th, 2016

"Well-behaved women seldom make history." -Laurel Ulrich