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Science Fiction April 2014

The Here and Now by Ann Brashares

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New in April 2014

The Here and Now by Ann Brashares
Seventeen-year-old Prenna, an immigrant who moved to New York when she was twelve, came from another time and she and the other travelers must follow strict rules to avoid destroying the new life they have worked so hard to get, as well as the one person Prenna is desperate to protect.

In the Age of Love and Chocolate by Gabrielle Zevin (Book 3, Birthright trilogy)
"Anya's new prominence brings out friends, foes, and ghosts from the past. Certain scores must be settled; certain debts must be paid. Surviving a crime-ridden New York City in the 2080s is looking harder and harder for Anya."--Provided by publisher.

Salvage by Alexandra Duncan
"Ava, a teenage girl living aboard the male-dominated, conservative deep space merchant ship Parastrata, faces betrayal, banishment, and death. Taking her fate into her own hands, she flees to the Gyre, a floating continent of garbage and scrap in the Pacific Ocean. How will she build a future on an Earth ravaged by climate change?"-- Provided by publisher.

Resistance by Jenna Black (Sequel to Replica)
While Nadia and Nate, a teenaged boy who was killed and reanimated by human replication technology, try to restore Nate's original memories, they learn more about the conspiracy and a secret that could change everything.

The Klaatu Terminus by Pete Hautman (Book 3, Klaatu Diskos)
Navigating past, present and future time streams, Kosh, Tucker and Lia seek the secrets of the diskos.

The Eternal War by Alex Scarrow (Book 4, Time Riders)
When a time wave causes Abraham Lincoln to land in the present from 1831, the Time Riders must find a way to return him to the past or the Civil War will never end.

Plus One by Elizabeth Fama
In an alternate United States where Day and Night populations are forced to lead separate--but not equal--lives, a desperate Night girl falls for a seemingly privileged Day boy and places them both in danger as she gets caught up in the beginnings of a resistance movement.

Exposure by Kathy Reichs ( Book 4, Virals)
Fifteen-year-old Tory and her "viral" friends, who contracted heightened, wolflike senses during an experiment gone wrong, investigate an abduction case and make some troubling new discoveries about their powers.
 

New in March 2014

Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith
"Austin Szerba narrates the end of humanity as he and his best friend Robby accidentally unleash an army of giant, unstoppable bugs and uncover the secrets of a decades-old experiment gone terribly wrong."--Provided by publisher.

Minders by Michele Jaffe
Sadie Ames, a Mind Corps trainee,  is an observer inside the head of a troubled boy who she begins to care for, and finds herself conflicted when he does something unthinkable.

Elusion by Claudia Gabel and Cheryl Klam
Teens uncover the dangerous secrets of a virtual reality program that's taking the country by storm.

Tremor by Patrick Carman (Sequel to Pulse)
"In the year 2051, one group of telekinesis masters attempts to use their powers to stop another group of telekinesis masters from destroying the world."--Provided by publisher.

New in February 2014

Her Dark Curiosity by Megan Shepherd (Sequel to The Madman's Daughter)
Back in London after escaping from her father's island and the secrets she left behind, Juliet Moreau strives to stop a killer while searching for a serum to cure her own worsening illness.

The Unforgotten by Jessica Brody (The Unremembered Trilogy, book 2)
 "After a daring escape from the scientists who created her, Seraphina and Zen believe they are finally safe from the horrors of her past only to discover that new threats await thm." --Provided by publisher.

Fire & Flood by Victoria Scott
Tella's Brother Cody is sick and getting worse, so when she finds instructions on how to become a contender in a dangerous Brimstone Bleed race where she can win a cure for him, she jumps at the chance--but there is no guarantee that she will win, or even survive.

The Hit by Melvin Burgess
In a not-too-distant future England, a corrupt government leads to deep economic disparity, and the rise of both a revolutionary group and deadly drug increasingly used by teens.

Into the Still Blue by Veronica Rossi (Book 3, Under the Never Sky trilogy)
"In their effort to reach the fabled Still Blue, Aria and Perry will have to rescue Cinder, defeat Sable and Hess, and unite the Dwellers and the Outsiders once and for all"--Provided by publisher

Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi (Book 3, Shatter Me trilogy)
Juliette must try to take down The Reestablishment, but with her friends and fellow rebels possibly lost with the destruction of Omega Point, she must rely on Warner, the one person she never thought she could trust.

New in January 2014

Independent Study by Joelle Charbonneau (Sequel to The Testing)
Now a freshman at the University in Tosu City with her hometown sweetheart, Tomas, Cia Vale attempts to expose the ugly truth behind the government's grueling and deadly Testing, putting her and her loved ones in great danger.

Cress by Marissa Meyer (The Lunar Chronicles, book 4)
Fugitives Cinder and Captain Thorne, with Scarlet and Wolf in tow, plot to overthrow Queen Levana and prevent her army from invading Earth.

Resist by Sarah Crossan (Sequel to Breathe)
Alina, Quinn, and Bea, now outlaws and outcasts, make their way to the last enclave of the Resistance but once there, they discover they can count on no one but each other and may, in fact, have to betray those they considered allies.

Enders by Lissa Price (Sequel to Starters)
"With the Prime Destinations body bank destroyed, Callie no longer has to rent herself out to creepy Enders. But Enders can still get inside her mind and make her do things she doesn't want to do. Like hurt someone she loves"-- Provided by publisher.

Erased by Jennifer Rush (Altered, book 2)
"Seventeen-year-old Anna searches for answers about her past while she evades the Branch with genetically altered boys Sam, Cas, and Nick"-- Provided by publisher.