Inyo County Free Library - New Acquisitions

These are books and media new to the library and cataloged by the Inyo County Free Library.

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The lord of Opium

By Farmer, Nancy

Publishing Date: c2013

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

In 2137, fourteen-year-old Matt is stunned to learn that, as the clone of El PatroŽn, he is expected to take over as leader of the corrupt drug empire of Opium, where there is also a hidden cure for the ecological devastation faced by the rest of the world.

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Theodore Boone: the abduction

By Grisham, John

Publishing Date: c2011

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

When his best friend disappears from her bedroom in the middle of the night, thirteen-year-old Theo uses his legal knowledge and investigative skills to chase down the truth and save April.

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OCD love story

By Haydu, Corey Ann

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

In an instant, Bea felt almost normal with Beck, and as if she could fall in love again, but things change when the psychotherapist who has been helping her deal with past romantic relationships puts her in a group with Beck--a group for teens with obsessive-compulsive disorder.

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The Pearl Wars

By James, Nick

Publishing Date: c2012

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

In 2095 when a fifteen-year-old slacker discovers that he has the power to control Pearls, fragments of space debris that are a dying Earth's most important energy source, government forces work to capture him.

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House of many ways

By Jones, Diana Wynne

Publishing Date: c2008

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

When Charmain is asked to housesit for Great Uncle William, the Royal Wizard of Norland, she is ecstatic to get away from her parents, but finds that his house is much more than it seems.

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Vortex

By Kincaid, S. J.

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

"While serving as a superhuman government weapon during World War III, teenager Tom Raine's loyalties are tested by corruption and nefarious enemies"--

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I am number four

By Lore, Pittacus

Publishing Date: c2010

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

In rural Ohio, friendships and a beautiful girl prove distracting to a fifteen-year-old who has hidden on Earth for ten years waiting to develop the Legacies, or powers, he will need to rejoin the other six surviving Garde members and fight the Mogadorians who destroyed their planet, Lorien.

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Protector of the small: First test ; Page ; Squire ; Lady knight

By Pierce, Tamora

Publishing Date: 2004

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

Ten-year-old Keladry of Mindalen, daughter of nobles, serves as a page but must prove herself to the males around her if she is ever to fulfill her dream of becoming a knight.

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Terrier

By Pierce, Tamora

Publishing Date: 2007, c2006

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

When sixteen-year-old Beka becomes "Puppy" to a pair of "Dogs," as the Provost's Guards are called, she uses her police training, natural abilities, and a touch of magic to help them solve the case of a murdered baby in Tortall's Lower City.

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Tricksters: Trickster's choice and Trickster's queen

By Pierce, Tamora

Publishing Date: 2005

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

The adventures of Aly, daughter of Alanna of Trebond.

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Senrid

By Smith, Sherwood

Publishing Date: 2007

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

Senrid is a story of swashbuckling boys and girls, royal stakes, mysterious villains, high adventure and strange magic, set in the universe of Crown Duel and Inda.

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Damosel: in which the lady of the Lake renders a Frank and often startling account of her wondrous life and times

By Spinner, Stephanie

Publishing Date: 2008

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

Damosel, a rule-bound Lady of the Lake, and Twixt, a seventeen-year-old dwarf, relate their experiences as they strive to help King Arthur face Morgause, Morgan, and Mordred, one through her magic and the other through his humble loyalty.

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Rose under fire

By Wein, Elizabeth

Publishing Date: [2013]

Classification: YA

Call Number: YA

When young American pilot Rose Justice is captured by Nazis and sent to Ravensbrušck, the notorious women's concentration camp, she finds hope in the impossible through the loyalty, bravery, and friendship of her fellow prisoners.

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