New at the Orem Library

Junior Fiction

518pKPAtm6L._SY344_BO1,204,203,200_ The Worst Class Trip EverDave Barry

When the eighth grade civics class of Miami’s Culver Middle School goes on a trip to Washington, D.C., Wyatt Palmer finds himself in deep trouble before the plane even lands because his best friend Matt’s decided the men sitting behind them are terrorists–and it’s up to the boys to stop them.

51gtrgIqdcL._SX258_BO1,204,203,200_ Return to Augie Hobble, Lane Smith

New Mexico middle-schooler Augie Hobble grapples with adolescence, paranormal mysteries, an overdue Creative Arts project, and heartbreaking loss while working in his father’s theme park, Fairy Tale Place.

content.chilifresh Six, M.M. Vaughan

When twelve-year-old Parker’s father, on the cusp of a technological breakthrough, is kidnapped, Parker is determined to find him, but his search soon uncovers a sinister project that threatens far more than Parker’s family.

Junior Nonfiction

510ZsED2HWL._SX258_BO1,204,203,200_ In the New World: A Family in Two Centuries, Gerda Raidt

The story of Robert and Margarete and their children Johannes and Dorothea, who emigrate from Germany to the United States in 1850.

51aCbOtVrUL._SX258_BO1,204,203,200_ The Ultimate Unofficial Encyclopedia for Minecrafters: An A–Z Book of Tips and Tricks the Official Guides Don’t Teach YouMegan Miller

From abandoned mineshafts to mini-games, mods, and zombie sieges, “The Ultimate Unofficial Encyclopedia for Minecrafters” reveals expert tricks of the trade for gamers.

content.chilifresh-2 Gordon Parks: How the Photographer Captured Black and White AmericaCarole Boston Weatherford

Gordon Parks is most famous for being the first black director in Hollywood. But before he made movies and wrote books, he was a poor African American looking for work. When he bought a camera, his life changed forever. He taught himself how to take pictures and before long, people noticed.

Fiction

url Go Set a Watchman, Harper Lee

Twenty years after the trial of Tom Robinson, Scout returns home to Maycomb to visit her father and struggles with personal and political issues as her small Alabama town adjusts to the turbulent events beginning to transform the United States in the mid-1950s.

51EXy7FSAYL._SY344_BO1,204,203,200_ Letters to Zell, Camille Griep

When Zell, also known as Rapunzel, decides to leave Grimmland, CeCi (Cinderella), Bianca (Snow White), and Rory (Sleeping Beauty) all begin to wonder whether it may be worth giving up their “happily ever after” to pursue their passions too.

content.chilifresh-3 Nemesis, Catherine Coulter

When Special Agent Lacey Sherlock foils a terrorist attack at JFK airport, she thinks her job is done and turns the reins over to the New York FBI. But stopping the grenade-carrying crazy was only the beginning.

 

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