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Mystery/Suspense July 2014

The Body in the Woods by April Henry

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New in July 2014

Conversion by Katherine Howe
When girls start experiencing strange tics and other mysterious symptoms at Colleen's high school, her small town of Danvers, Massachusetts, falls victim to rumors that lead to full-blown panic, and only Colleen connects their fate to the ill-fated Salem Village, where another group of girls suffered from a similarly bizarre epidemic three centuries ago.

The Body in the Woods by April Henry
While helping the Portland County Sheriff's Search and Rescue to seek a missing autistic man, teens Alexis, Nick, and Ruby find, instead, a body and join forces to find the girl's murderer, forming an unlikely friendship, as well.

Everyone Dies in the End by Brian Katcher
Seventeen-year-old Sherman Andrews, determined to become an investigative journalist, discovers the existence of a secret, dangerous organization while researching his first project at the Missouri Scholars 'Academy.

The Vanishing Season by Jodi Lynn Anderson
Maggie's short stay in a small town becomes life changing when someone starts killing teenage girls.

New in June 2014

Toxic by Sara Shepard (Pretty Little Liars, book 15)
After surviving their latest encounter with A, high school seniors Aria, Emily, Spencer, and Hanna must try to convince the police that the real A is still on the loose, all while trying to stay alive.

The Art of Secrets by James KIise
When some quirky art donated to a school fundraising effort to help a Pakistani American family, victims of a possible hate crime, is revealed to be an unknown work by a famous outsider artist, worth hundreds of thousands of dollars, adults and teenagers alike debate who should get the money and begin to question each other's motivations.

See Jane Run by Hannah Jayne
Riley Spencer never thought twice about keeping secrets from her parents, but when she finds a birth certificate with the name Jane Elizabeth O'Leary hidden in her baby book, she must consider that her parents are lying to her.

Complicit by Stephanie Kuehn
Jamie's mother was murdered when he was six, about seven years later his sister Cate was incarcerated for burning down a neighbor's barn, and now Jamie, fifteen, learns that Cate has been released and is coming back for him, blaming him for all the bad things that led to her arrest.

 

New in May 2014

Ask Me by Kimberly Pauley
Blessed--or cursed--as an Oracle who cannot decipher her own predictions, Aria Morse must reply truthfully to questions asked about her best friend Jade's disappearance, and although her answers seldom make sense they make her the next target.

Buzz Kill by Beth Fantaskey
Seventeen-year-old Millie joins forces with her classmate, gorgeous but mysterious Chase Colton, to try to uncover who murdered head football coach "Hollerin' Hank" Killdare--and why.

Don't Look Back by Jennifer Armentrout
Seventeen-year-old Sam seems to have everything until she and her best friend, Cassie, disappear one night and now Sam has returned with amnesia, striving to be a much better person and aware that her not remembering may be the only thing keeping Cassie alive.

Rules for Breaking by Ashley Elston (Sequel to The Rules for Disappearing)
"Just when it seems that Anna Boyd's family has finally escaped Witness Protection, the normal life she has attempted to rebuild comes crashing down."--Provided by publisher.

New in April 2014

She is Not Invisible by Marcus Sedgwick
A London teenager who is blind and her younger brother travel to New York to find their missing father, using clues from his notebook.

New in March 2014

Dangerous Girls by Abigail Hass
While on spring break in Aruba, a young girl is accused of her best friend's death and must stand trial for murder in a foreign country.

Nearly Gone by Elle Cosimano
"A math-whiz from a trailer park discovers she's the only student capable of unravelling complex clues left by a serial killer who's systematically getting rid of her classmates."--Provided by publisher.