This week’s book trailer of the week is for Zac and Mia by A.J. Betts. If you are a fan of The Fault in Our Stars, then you will definitely want to check out Zac and Mia. This novel is about Zac who is recovering from a bone marrow transplant, due to his battle with Leukemia, in the pediatric oncology ward. While recovering, Mia moves into the room next door. She is battling osteosarcoma, and is angry. Zac and Mia soon bond, first via Facebook, and then in person as they battle their illnesses and find strength in each other. Click here to find Zac and Mia in the Library!
This week’s book trailer of the week is for Drowned by Nichola Reilly. Coe’s world is a desperate one that is ravaged by floods and man-eating monster fish. Once Coe knew a life where she happily played alongside the King’s Princess, but today she is banished to the lowest station in life and is missing a hand. Life my be changing for Coe, however, when she takes a chance and is chosen to be one of the Princess’s ladies in waiting. However, once she gets comfortable at the castle, Coe begins to uncover dangerous secrets. Click here to find Drowned in the Library!
This week’s book trailer of the week is for Au Revoir, Crazy European Chick by Joe Schreiber. Perry is your normal teenage guy, he is a little bit on the geeky side, but deals with the normal pressures that a high school senior deals with– choosing the right college, working at his dad’s work, and dealing with the pressure his parents put on him to achieve the best. However, there is one thing in Perry’s life that isn’t that normal, his family’s Lithuanian exchange student named Gobi. A majority of this novel takes place on one night, a night that will change Perry’s life forever, the night that Perry takes Gobi to the prom and learns that Gobi is actually a 24-year-old trained assassin who has commandeered Perry to be her driver for the night while she hunts down those she has been assigned to kill. Click here to find Au Revoir, Crazy European Chick in the Library!
This week’s book trailer of the week is for The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson. Lennie has lived in her sister’s shadow her whole life. However, she is thrust into the limelight when her sister dies suddenly and Lennie has to publicly deal with her sister’s death. Feeling like everyday is an emotional roller coaster, Lennie doesn’t know what to do when she finds herself falling in love with a new boy in town. Click here to find The Sky is Everywhere in the Library!
This week’s book trailer of the week is for 34 Pieces of You by Carmen Rodrigues. Jess has just discovered a box filled with scraps of 34 pieces of paper that contain the secrets of her older sister’s life and death. Ellie recently died when she overdosed. Was it on purpose? Ellie’s best friend, Sarah, might know the truth and so might Ellie’s brother Jake. Just like in the novel 13 Reasons Why, readers are left with clues to determine just what happened in Ellie’s life that drove her to a possible suicide. Click here to find 34 Pieces of You in the Library!
This week’s book trailer of the week is for She is Not Invisible by Marcus Sedgwick. Laureth’s father is a famous author, who Laureth believes is missing. She desperately wants to find him, but as she discovers more and more clues about his disappearance, the more dangerous the search gets. Adding to the danger, Laureth is blind, so she relies on her seven-year-old brother to be her eyes as they travel across the world searching for their father. Click here to find She is Not Invisible in the Library!
This week’s book trailer of the week is for No Safety in Numbers by Dayna Lorentz. This novel follows the experiences of four teens who are trapped inside a mall with thousands of other consumers after a bomb goes off that releases a toxic chemical as part of a bio-terrorist attack. The fight for survival begins as people start getting sick, and everyone turns on each other. Told in alternating chapters, we learn about each of the four teens– their lives and how their experiences in the mall intersect and become one. Click here to find No Safety in Numbers in the Library!
This week’s book trailer of the week is for Free to Fall by Lauren Miller. Rory lives in a future society where technology has invaded every facet of life. Everyone relies on an app called “Lux” to basically run their lives, as it makes every decision for them. Rory has just been accepted to a prestigious academy, where her mother also went to school. Secretly, Rory struggles with having “Doubt” or the second guessing of decisions made for her by Lux. As she starts her new school, she finds herself learning more about her mother who died years ago. The more that is revealed to Rory about her mother, the more she begins question everything she thought she knew about her mother and how she died. Click here to find Free to Fall in the Library!