Category «Young Adult Fiction»

The Yellow Feather Mystery (Hardy Boys, Book 33)

By Franklin W. Dixon

The recognized younger detectives Frank and Joe Hardy are stuck up in a deadly internet of intrigue after they conform to aid Greg Woodson look for his grandfather’s lacking will. while Henry Kurt, the transitority headmaster of Woodson Academy, insists that he's to inherit the valuables from Greg’s grandfather, the case turns into even trickier. Frank and Joe needs to threat their lives a number of instances prior to they clear up the secret of Yellow Feather and catch a sinister felony who will cease at not anything – even homicide – to fulfill his greed for funds.

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The Shore Road Mystery (Hardy Boys #6)

By Franklin W. Dixon

While the Hardy Boys eagerly comply with support their pal Jack Dodd and his father in finding a family members treasure, the 2 younger detectives are ignorant of the baffling issues that may come up. lethal highway traps, aerial ambush, a spider guy and a suspect who contains a menacing cane harass the younger detectives as they search the triple approach to this difficult and fascinating secret.

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The Wailing Siren Mystery (Hardy Boys, No. 30)

Stuck of their motorboat the Sleuth through a unexpected hurricane at sea, Frank and Joe Hardy are relieved to work out the lighting of a yacht. yet their SOS neglected. The shrill sound of a siren fills the evening air and moments later a helicopter drops an item along the Sleuth: a pockets containing thousand funds! the following day, a truck sporting a cargo of high-powered rifles has been stolen. those it appears unconnected occasions are clues in a tangle of poser which seems to be one of many detective brothers’ most enjoyable adventures.

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Line of Fire (The Hardy Boys Casefiles, Book 16)

By Franklin W. Dixon

A watch for an eye fixed is a toxic proposition.

Frank and Joe tackle the case of Denny Payson, a chum who suspects that his father used to be murdered in a chemical plant hearth 5 years in the past. Lucius Cromwell, proprietor of the plant, has treated Denny and his mom because the twist of fate, yet Denny is confident that the fireplace used to be a cover-up for the factory's soiled secret.

Now Cromwell is working for public place of work, and Denny, a professional activities marksman, is decided to have his revenge. not anything Frank and Joe say can persuade him to renounce his murderous plan. yet one other crack marksman -- a success guy -- is after Denny. Can the Hardy's keep Denny ahead of he activates them.

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Guitar Notes

By Mary Amato

A "sweet tale of 2 diverse loners discovering their counterpoint" (School Library magazine) from a celeb of nation grasp and kid's selection lists making her YA debut. fresh YA with the emotional resonancy of John eco-friendly and Sarah Dessen.

On bizarre days, Tripp Broody makes use of a college perform room to let out on a borrowed guitar. Eyes closed, strumming that beat-up tool, Tripp escapes to an international the place merely the track matters.

On even days, Lyla Marks makes use of an identical perform room. To Tripp, she’s attempting to develop into much more perfect—she’s already a straight-A pupil and an award-winning cellist. but if Lyla begins leaving notes for him in among the strings of the guitar, his existence intersects with hers in a means he by no means expected. 

What starts off as a chain of snippy notes fast blossoms into the sharing of pursuits and secrets and techniques and desires, and the forging of a really not likely friendship.

Challenging one another to jot down songs, they start to attach, even supposing conditions threaten to rip them apart.

From loved writer Mary Amato comes a YA novel of wit and knowledge, either heartfelt and heart­breaking, concerning the strength of tune and the unforeseen chords that draw us jointly.

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The Firebird Rocket (The Hardy Boys, No. 57)

By Franklin W. Dixon

The launching of the Firebird Rocket is endangered whilst a well-known rocket scientist disappears with no hint on his method to the Woomera tracking Station in Australia. Assigned to the case, Fenton Hardy tells his sons he wishes their support. And Frank and Joe needs to flip down a request that they locate the lacking son of a renowned senator. With braveness, wit, and smart detective paintings, the younger detectives start to shut in at the enemy, simply to find that the tables were grew to become. Captured through their crafty adversaries, the Hardys face convinced demise! Will they get away? Will the Firebird Rocket ever be introduced?

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The Indian in the Cupboard

By Lynne Reid Banks

Full of magic and beautiful characters, this vintage novel takes readers on a striking adventure.

It's Omri's birthday, yet all he will get from his ally, Patrick, is a bit plastic Indian courageous. attempting to conceal his unhappiness, Omri places the Indian in a steel cabinet and locks the door with a mysterious skeleton key that when belonged to his great-grandmother. Little does Omri recognize that by means of turning the foremost, he'll rework his usual plastic Indian right into a genuine dwell guy from an altogether diversified time and position! Omri and the tiny warrior known as Little undergo may perhaps hardly ever be extra varied, but quickly the 2 forge a truly designated friendship. Will Omri be capable to retain Little endure with out someone checking out and taking his worthy Indian from him?

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The Little Bookroom

By Eleanor Farjeon

In The Little Bookroom, Eleanor Farjeon mischievously tilts our workaday international to bare its wonders and follies. Her number of her favourite tales describes powerful—and occasionally tremendously silly—monarchs, and commoners who're each piece their fit; musicians and dancers who reside for aft instead of earthly gift; and a goldfish who needs to "marry the Moon, surpass the sunlight, and own the World."

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Firewing (The Silverwing Trilogy)

By Kenneth Oppel

The wooded area heaves and splits in a poor quake, and Griffin, a infant Silverwing bat, is sucked down a fissure deep into the earth. coloration, Griffin's father, quickly realizes that his son has been drawn into the Underworld and embarks at the most threatening of trips to rescue him. coloration is aware he needs to locate Griffin speedy -- legend says that if the residing stumble into the land of the useless, they've got just a couple of minutes sooner than dying claims them, too. yet whatever else is searching Griffin -- a perilous foe color was hoping he might by no means see back. Who will locate Griffin first?

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