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Jackaby

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Algonquin Young Readers #ad - Abigail has a gift for noticing ordinary but important details, which makes her perfect for the position of Jackaby's assistant. Jackaby, an investigator of the unexplained with a keen eye for the extraordinary--including the ability to see supernatural beings. On her first day, abigail finds herself in the midst of a thrilling case: A serial killer is on the loose.

Sherlock holmes crossed with Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Chicago tribune newly arrived in new fiddleham, and in need of a job, 1892, New England, Abigail Rook meets R. F. The police are convinced it's an ordinary villain, but Jackaby is certain the foul deeds are the work of the kind of creature whose very existence the local authorities--with the exception of a handsome young detective named Charlie Cane--seem adamant to deny.

Jackaby #ad - The rich world of this debut demands sequels. Kirkus reviews, starred review “We honestly couldn't put it down. Nerdist. Com “toss together an alternate 19th-century New England city, and this lighthearted and assured debut emerges, a strong tradition of Sherlockian pastiche, and one seriously ugly hat, all action and quirk.

Publishers weekly * a top ten fall '14 kids' indie next pick * a 2014 kirkus reviews best book for young adults * a 2015 yalsa top ten best Fiction for Young Adults Title * A 2015 Pacific Northwest Book Award Winner * A 2015–2016 Georgia Peach Award Nominee * A Junior Library Guild Selection Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.

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Beastly Bones: A Jackaby Novel

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Algonquin Young Readers #ad - Charlie calls on abigail for help, and soon Abigail and Jackaby are on the hunt--for a thief, a monster, and a murderer. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. I assist a mad detective in investigating unexplained phenomena. F. My name is abigail Rook, and this is what I do. In 1892, things are never quite what they seem, New England, especially when Abigail Rook and her eccentric employer, New Fiddleham, R.

Beastly Bones: A Jackaby Novel #ad - Some girls work in shops or sell flowers. Some girls find husbands and play house. Jackaby, are called upon to investigate the supernatural. Then in nearby gad's valley, bones from a recent dig mysteriously go missing, and an unidentifiable beast starts attacking animals and people, leaving mangled bodies behind.

First vicious shape-shifters disguise themselves as a litter of kittens, and a day later, their owner is found murdered.

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Ghostly Echoes: A Jackaby Novel

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Algonquin Young Readers #ad - Soon abigail’s race to unravel the mystery leads her down to the mythical underworld and deep into her colleagues’ grim histories to battle the most deadly foe she has ever faced. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. Jenny wanted to attempt possession, and in my foolish eagerness I agreed. The office faded into a blinding haze of whiteness, and together Jenny and I tumbled into a world of mist and cold and pain.

Ghostly Echoes: A Jackaby Novel #ad - But when a new, gruesome murder closely mirrors the events of ten years prior, Abigail and Jackaby realize that Jenny’s case isn’t so cold after all. And out the other side. Possession. Jackaby, dive into the cold case, starting with a search for Jenny’s fiancé, who went missing the night she died. Jenny cavanaugh, the ghostly lady of 926 Augur Lane, has enlisted the services of her detective-agency tenants to solve a decade-old murder—her own.

Abigail rook and her eccentric employer, R. F.

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The Dire King: A Jackaby Novel

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Algonquin Young Readers #ad - The fate of the world is in the hands of detective of the supernatural R. An evil king is turning ancient tensions into modern strife, using a blend of magic and technology to push the earth and the otherworld into a mortal competition. But before the four can think about their own futures, they will have to defeat an evil that wants to destroy the future altogether.

. F. The epic conclusion to the new york Times bestselling Jackaby series features wry humor and a cast of unforgettable characters facing off against their most dangerous, bone-chilling foe ever. Jackaby and his intrepid assistant, Abigail Rook. Jackaby and abigail are caught in the middle as they continue to solve daily mysteries in New Fiddleham, New England—like who’s created the rend between the worlds, how to close it, and why the undead are appearing around town.

The Dire King: A Jackaby Novel #ad - Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. At the same time, jenny cavanaugh, and jackaby’s resistance to his feelings for the ghostly lady of 926 Augur Lane, the romance between Abigail and the shape-shifting police detective Charlie Cane deepens, begins to give way.

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The Dire King: A Jackaby Novel

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Algonquin Young Readers #ad - Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. The epic conclusion to the new york Times bestselling Jackaby series features wry humor and a cast of unforgettable characters facing off against their most dangerous, bone-chilling foe ever. At the same time, jenny cavanaugh, the romance between abigail and the shape-shifting police detective Charlie Cane deepens, and Jackaby’s resistance to his feelings for the ghostly lady of 926 Augur Lane, begins to give way.

An evil king is turning ancient tensions into modern strife, using a blend of magic and technology to push the earth and the otherworld into a mortal competition. The fate of the world is in the hands of detective of the supernatural R. Jackaby and his intrepid assistant, Abigail Rook. Jackaby and abigail are caught in the middle as they continue to solve daily mysteries in New Fiddleham, New England—like who’s created the rend between the worlds, how to close it, and why the undead are appearing around town.

The Dire King: A Jackaby Novel #ad - F. But before the four can think about their own futures, they will have to defeat an evil that wants to destroy the future altogether.

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A Study in Charlotte Charlotte Holmes Novel

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Katherine Tegen Books #ad - But the holmes family has always been odd, and Charlotte is no exception. This clever page-turner will appeal to fans of Maureen Johnson and Ally Carter. Jamie watson has always been intrigued by Charlotte Holmes; after all, their great-great-great-grandfathers are one of the most infamous pairs in history.

The first book in a witty, suspenseful new series about a brilliant new crime-solving duo: the teen descendants of Sherlock Holmes and John Watson. Danger is mounting and nowhere is safe—and the only people they can trust are each other. Katherine Tegen Books. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. She’s inherited sherlock’s volatility and some of his vices—and when Jamie and Charlotte end up at the same Connecticut boarding school, Charlotte makes it clear she’s not looking for friends.

A Study in Charlotte Charlotte Holmes Novel #ad - But when a student they both have a history with dies under suspicious circumstances, ripped straight from the most terrifying of the Sherlock Holmes stories, Jamie can no longer afford to keep his distance.

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Fracture

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Bloomsbury USA Childrens #ad - Is their gift a miracle, a freak of nature-or something much more frightening?For fans of best-sellers like Before I Fall and If I Stay, this is a fascinating and heart-rending story about love and friendship and the fine line between life and death. At first she's reassured to find someone who understands the strangeness of her new existence, but Delaney soon discovers that Troy's motives aren't quite what she thought.

By then her heart had stopped beating. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. She was dead. Katherine Tegen Books. Her brain had stopped working. Pulled by strange sensations she can't control or explain, Delaney finds herself drawn to the dying. And yet she somehow defied medical precedent to come back seemingly fine-despite the scans that showed significant brain damage.

Fracture #ad - Eleven minutes passed before Delaney Maxwell was pulled from the icy waters of a Maine lake by her best friend Decker Phillips. Is her altered brain now predicting death, or causing it?Then Delaney meets Troy Varga, who recently emerged from a coma with similar abilities. Everyone wants delaney to be all right, but she knows she's far from normal.

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Falling Under A Falling Under Novel

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Berkley #ad - Falling Under A Falling Under Novel #ad - Theia alderson has always led a sheltered life in the small California town of Serendipity Falls. Katherine Tegen Books. And when she discovers what haden truly is, Theia's not sure if she wants to resist him, even if the cost is her soul. But when a devastatingly handsome boy appears in the halls of her school, Theia knows she's seen Haden before- not around town, but in her dreams.

. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. As the haden of both the night and the day beckons her closer one moment and pushes her away the next, the only thing Theia knows for sure is that the incredible pull she feels towards him is stronger than her fear.

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Warm Bodies: A Novel The Warm Bodies Series

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Atria/Emily Bestler Books #ad - But their unlikely bond will cause ripples they can’t imagine, and their hopeless world won’t change without a fight. Katherine Tegen Books. First as his captive, then his reluctant house guest, Julie is a blast of living color in R’s gray landscape, and something inside him begins to bloom. New york times bestseller, now a major motion picture “gruesome yet poetic…highly original.

The seattle Times “Dark and funny. Wired “a mesmerizing evolution of a classic contemporary myth. Simon pegg “a strange and unexpected treat…elegantly written, touching, and fun. Audrey niffenegger, author of the time traveler’s wife “has there been a more sympathetic monster since Frankenstein’s?” —Financial Times In Warm Bodies, Isaac Marion’s New York Times bestselling novel that inspired a major film, a zombie returns to humanity through an unlikely encounter with love.

Warm Bodies: A Novel The Warm Bodies Series #ad - R” is having a no-life crisis—he is a zombie. And then he meets a girl. He may occasionally eat people, but he’d rather be riding abandoned airport escalators, listening to Sinatra in the cozy 747 he calls home, or collecting souvenirs from the ruins of civilization. Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. He doesn’t want to eat this girl—although she looks delicious—he wants to protect her.

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Anna Dressed in Blood Anna, Book 1 Anna Dressed in Blood Series

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Tor Teen #ad - So did his father before him, until he was gruesomely murdered by a ghost he sought to kill. Atria Books. They follow legends and local lore, destroy the murderous dead, and keep pesky things like the future and friends at bay. Searching for a ghost the locals call Anna Dressed in Blood, hunt, Cas expects the usual: track, kill.

Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill. Katherine Tegen Books. Tor Books. She still wears the dress she wore on the day of her brutal murder in 1958: once white, now stained red and dripping with blood. Since her death, anna has killed any and every person who has dared to step into the deserted Victorian she used to call home.

Anna Dressed in Blood Anna, Book 1 Anna Dressed in Blood Series #ad - Yet she spares Cas's life. What he finds instead is a girl entangled in curses and rage, a ghost like he's never faced before. Now, armed with his father's mysterious and deadly athame, Cas travels the country with his kitchen-witch mother and their spirit-sniffing cat. Cas lowood has inherited an unusual vocation: He kills the dead.

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The Rest of Us Just Live Here

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HarperTeen #ad - Tor Books. Atria Books. Six starred reviews! a bold and irreverent ya novel that powerfully reminds us that there are many different types of remarkable, The Rest of Just Live Here is from novelist Patrick Ness, author of the Carnegie Medal- and Kate Greenaway Medal-winning A Monster Calls and the critically acclaimed Chaos Walking trilogy.

What if you aren't the chosen one? the one who's supposed to fight the zombies, or whatever the heck this new thing is, or the soul-eating ghosts, with the blue lights and the death?What if you're like Mikey? Who just wants to graduate and go to prom and maybe finally work up the courage to ask Henna out before someone goes and blows up the high school.

The Rest of Us Just Live Here #ad - Again. Because sometimes there are problems bigger than this week's end of the world, and sometimes you just have to find the extraordinary in your ordinary life. Even if your best friend is worshipped by mountain lions. Ala best fiction for young adults * cooperative children’s book center ccbc choice * michael printz award shortlist * kirkus best book of the year * VOYA Perfect Ten * NYPL Top Ten Best Books of the Year for Teens * Chicago Public Library Best Teen Books of the Year * Publishers Marketplace Buzz Books * ABC Best Books for Children * Bank Street Best Books List Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill.

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