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Under the Iron Bridge
By (author): Kathy Kacer
ISBN: 9781772602050
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 216
Price: $10.95

Desperate to escape joining the Hitler Youth, Paul stumbles across the Edelweiss Pirates, a secret German organization of teenage rebels leading a dangerous campaign of sabotage against the Nazis.

Urchin
By (author): Kate Story
ISBN: 9781927917435
Publisher: Running the Goat
Pages: 224
Price: $12.99
While questioning her gender identity, a young girl is pulled between the dark world of fairylore and the dynamic world of early 20th-century scientific experimentation as she struggles to save her missing mother.
Names in a Jar
By (author): Jennifer Gold
ISBN: 9781772602074
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 336
Price: $14.95

Forced to flee her home and change her name to disguise her Jewish identity, Anna Krawitz becomes Maria Nowak, a Catholic farm girl, to hide from the Nazis. But when the war ends, how will her sister find her?

The Degrees of Barley Lick
By (author): Susan Flanagan
ISBN: 9781927917404
Publisher: Running the Goat
Pages: 248
Price: $10.99
A young adult novel about two teenage geocachers who help unravel the mysterious disappearance of a young boy.
Sugar Falls
By (author): David A. Robertson   Illustrated by: Scott B. Henderson   Inked or colored by: Donovan Yaciuk
ISBN: 9781553799757
Publisher: Portage & Main
Pages: 48
Price: $21.95
A residential school story.
Munro vs. the Coyote
By (author): Darren Groth
ISBN: 9781459823853
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 288
Price: $14.95
In this novel for teens, Munro Maddux goes to Australia on a student exchange in order to try and deal with his younger sister's death.
Road Allowance Era
By (author): Katherena Vermette   Illustrated by: Scott B. Henderson   Inked or colored by: Donovan Yaciuk
ISBN: 9781553799306
Publisher: Portage & Main
Pages: 48
Price: $19.95
A teenage girl travels back and forth through time on the Canadian Prairies.
Breakdown
By (author): David A. Robertson   Illustrated by: Scott B. Henderson
ISBN: 9781553798903
Publisher: Portage & Main
Pages: 64
Price: $21.95
Acclaimed writer David A. Robertson, author of the Governor General’s Award–winning When We Were Alone, delivers suspense, adventure and humour in this stunningly illustrated graphic novel continuation of The Reckoner trilogy.
From the Roots Up
By (author): Tasha Spillett   Illustrated by: Natasha Donovan
ISBN: 9781553798989
Publisher: Portage & Main
Pages: 64
Price: $19.95
In this sequel to Surviving the City, Dez is grieving her grandmother's death. With nowhere else to go, she’s living in a group home. On top of everything else, Dez is navigating her identity as a two-spirit person alongside a new relationship. Unfortunately, Miikwan doesn’t really understand what her best friend is going through. Will Dez be comfortable expressing her full identity? And will her community be able to celebrate her for who she is?
Heart Sister
By (author): Michael F. Stewart
ISBN: 9781459824874
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 336
Price: $14.95
After his twin sister's death, a teenage filmmaker tries to track down the recipients of her organs in hopes that it will help his parents move on from the loss of their daughter.
The Year Shakespeare Ruined My Life
By (author): Dani Jansen
ISBN: 9781772601213
Publisher: Second Story Press
Pages: 304
Price: $13.95
Alison, desperate to be high school Valedictorian, agrees to produce her school play and must navigate the drama that ensues including her crush on Charlotte, the star of the play.
Finding Grace
By (author): Kim Sigafus
ISBN: 9781939053299
Publisher: Book Publishing Company
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
After leaving his family when experiencing marital problems, Autumn Dawn’s father is back living at home, taking care of Autumn's mother, who was in a horrible accident. Can Autumn find the grace within herself to forgive her father and trust him once again?
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