New Titles 6/3/2023

Youth Titles
Posted on 06/03/2023
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Abuela Don’t Forget Mecover of Abuela, Don't Forget Me
by Rex Ogle

Available as: eAudio, eBook, Print

Abulea, Don't Forget Me is a free verse memoir of Rex Ogle's grandmother, the one adult he could count on when he was a child. Rex's previous works, Free Lunch and Punching Bag explored his life as a teen in poverty and domestic violence. Abelua, Don't Forget Me celebrates the woman who supported and loved him through his difficult childhood, and the current grief over his grandmother's memory loss.


cover of Chef's Kiss

Chef’s Kiss

by Jarret Melendez

Available as: eBook, Print

Ben Cook has graduated college and is looking for a job related to his English degree but needs help finding one with the requirements and experience necessary to get a job. Ben finds a restaurant job that does not require expertise, applies, and gets his first job. Ben realizes he doesn't mind working in the kitchen and begins developing a crush on Liam, a chef at the restaurant. While initially planning to stay at the restaurant temporarily, a new career path emerges.


Firekeepers Daughtercover of Firekeeper's Daughter
by Angeline Boulley

Available as: eAudio, eBook, Print

The Firekeeper's Daughter tells the story of Daunis Fontaine, a biracial indigenous teenager living in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan. When tragedy strikes, and Daunis' uncle is murdered in a drug-related incident; she becomes a confidential informant for the FBI to help bring down the drug ring responsible. She is also falling for Jamie, a new recruit on her brother's hockey team, but she has a feeling he is hiding something. Along the way, Daunis discovers shocking secrets about her family and community, and she must navigate the complexities of love, loyalty, and justice. Daunis struggles to find her place in the world and reconcile her two cultures, but she is determined to make a difference in her community.