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Mystery/Suspense September 2014

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New in September 2014

Random by Tom Leveen
The night before going on trial in a sensational felony case that has ruined her life, sixteen-year-old Tori Hershberger receives a random phone call from a stranger contemplating suicide and she begins a race against time to save him.

Snitch by Olivia Samms (Book 2, The Bea Catcher Chronicles)
Bea, possessed with a paranormal ability to literally draw what a person is thinking, helps the police with a murder.

 

New in August 2014

The Sound by Sarah Alderman
Taking a summer job as a nanny on Nantucket Sound, heartbroken Ren forges an unlikely bond with a local bad boy from a privileged family only to question the dangerous natures of her new friends in the wake of a murder.

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.