Tuesday, August 28, 2012

New eBooks for Teens


Did you know your library has great downloadable eBooks, eAudioBooks and movies? You can see them all in the eMedia Catalog!

Today's great title is Crater
By Hickam, Homer
Read by Verner, Adam
2012-04 - Oasis Audio
9781613750797




It's the 22nd Century and a tough, pioneering people are mining the moon to produce energy for a desperate, war torn Earth. Crater Trueblood, an orphan, loves his life in Moontown, a frontier mining settlement. Just turned sixteen, Crater is already a seasoned Helium 3 miner, hoping someday to be a foreman on the scrapes. But "the Colonel," the man who owns the mine, has a different plan for Crater which includes Maria, the Colonel's daring young granddaughter. Crater, accompanied by Maria and his gillie--a sentient and sometimes insubordinate clump of slime mold cells--must shepherd a convoy of Helium 3 trucks across a forbidding river of dust while also looking for a mysterious, historical artifact that could mean the difference between life and death for every inhabitant on the moon.
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 Alphas
By Harrison, Lisi
Created by Harrison, Lisi
2009-08 - Poppy Books
9780316035798

1st book in Alphas series



At OCD the losers are tormented. At Alpha Academy, they're sent home. Skye Hamilton has scored an invitation to an ultra-exclusive Alphas-only boarding school. What happens when the country's best, brightest, and haughtiest begin clawing and scratching their way to the top? …More

See more great YA Fiction - New eBooks for Teens, from your library today!

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