New at Orem Library

Junior Nonfiction

stone heart The Stone Heart, Faith Erin Hicks

Kaidu and Rat have only just recovered from the assassination attempt on the General of All Blades when more chaos breaks loose in the Nameless City: deep conflicts within the Dao nation are making it impossible to find a political solution for the disputed territory of the City itself. To complicate things further, Kaidu is fairly certain he’s stumbled on a formula for the lost weapon of the mysterious founders of the City. . . . But sharing it with the Dao military would be a complete betrayal of his friendship with Rat. Can Kai find the right solution before the Dao find themselves at war?

 

good night stories for rebel girls Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls : 100 tales of extraordinary women, Elena Favilli

Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls reinvents fairy tales, inspiring girls with the stories of 100 heroic women from Elizabeth I to Serena Williams.
 knife's edge Knife’s Edge, Hope Larson

Twelve-year-old twin adventurers Cleopatra and Alexandra Dodge are reunited with their father and realize that two family heirlooms reveal the location of a treasure that is their birthright. When they set sail with Captain Tarboro on the Almira, they know they’re heading into danger –the ocean is filled with new and old enemies, including their nemesis, the infamous pirate Felix Worley.

Beginner/Intermediate

 water ski wipeout Water-ski Wipeout, Franklin W. Dixon

Detective brothers Frank and Joe try to figure out who is spoiling the fun on a class trip in the third book in an all-new, interactive Hardy Boys chapter book mystery series. Frank and Joe Hardy are super-psyched for their school trip to Lake Poketoe. But when the group tries to head out for their first day of boating, Joe discovers his skis are missing! Who could have taken them? With time running out on their trip, can Frank and Joe figure out who the sneaky ski thief could be?

 attack of the legion of doom Attack of the Legion of Doom!, Jim Krieg

An all-new LEGO(R) DC SUPER HEROES adventure! Join Batman(TM), Superman(TM), Wonder Woman(TM), and more as they take on LEGO DC super villains in this hilarious and action-packed story.

princess of black takes a vacation The Princess in Black takes a Vacation, Shannon Hale

A sleepy Princess in Black takes a much-needed vacation and rides her bicycle to the seaside, where she plans to nap in a hammock, but her peace is disrupted by a roaring sea monster.

Audiobook

no easy target No Easy Target, Iris Johansen

When an enemy from her past threatens to return, Margaret Douglas must go on the run. But danger is in hot pursuit, and Margaret finds herself matching wits with a man who refuses to be stopped. Turning from the hunted to the hunter, Margaret must use everything she has to not only survive, but defeat evil and prove she’s no easy target.

girling up Girling Up : How to be Strong, Smart and Spectacular, Mayim Bialik

A television star draws on personal experience to share anecdotal advice on everything, from body image and relationship challenges to first kisses and finding one’s true passion.

 lockdown Lockdown, Laurie R. King

Using a premise pulled from the headlines–the very real vulnerability of students and teachers–King delivers a contemporary novel of psychological suspense. The various presenters at a local school career day prepare for a day in class, not knowing that someone with a thirst for revenge is in their midst.

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