Fever 1793 by Laurie Halse Anderson

Title: Fever 1793

Author: Laurie Halse Anderson

Synopsis: It’s late summer 1793, and the streets of Philadelphia are abuzz with mosquitoes and rumors of fever. Down near the docks, many have taken ill, and the fatalities are mounting. Now they include Polly, the serving girl at the Cook Coffeehouse.

But fourteen-year-old Mattie Cook doesn’t get a moment to mourn the passing of her childhood playmate. New customers have overrun her family’s coffee shop, located far from the mosquito-infested river, and Mattie’s concerns of fever are all but overshadowed by dreams of growing her family’s small business into a thriving enterprise. But when the fever begins to strike closer to home, Mattie’s struggle to build a new life must give way to a new fight-the fight to stay alive.

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The Bermudez Triangle by Maureen Johnson

the bermudez triangle by maureen johnson
Isn’t this cover adorable!

Title: The Bermudez Triangle

Author: Maureen Johnson

Synopsis: What happens when your two best friends fall in love…with each other?

“Their friendship went so far back, it bordered on the Biblical — in the beginning, there was Nina and Avery and Mel.” So says high school senior Nina Bermudez about herself and her two best friends, nicknamed “The Bermudez Triangle” by a jealous wannabe back on Nina’s eleventh birthday. But the threesome faces their first separation when Nina goes away the summer before their senior year. And in ten short weeks, everything changes.

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How to Kill Yourself in a Small Town by eden Hudson

How to Kill Yourself in a Small Town by eden HudsonTitle: How to Kill Yourself in a Small Town OR Halo Bound (Redneck Apocalypse Book 1)

Author: eden Hudson

Synopsis:The holy champion chosen to save the world is enslaved to a sadistic fallen angel and losing the battle for his sanity.

The guy chosen to save the holy champion is his binge-drinking redneck brother.

So, basically, the world is screwed.

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