National Library Week - April 13 - 19

Teens

Choker by Elizabeth Woods

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Cara spends most of her time thinking about how much better her life used to be when her best friend Zoe was still around. She doesn't have many friends at school and is taunted by the popular girls, who refer to her as "Choker" after an embarrassing incident in the cafeteria. One day, Cara returns home from school to find that Zoe is back. She's run away from home, so Cara agrees to hide Zoe at her house so no one will find her. Now with Zoe back in her life, Cara's confidence returns and she finds herself making friends and flirting with Ethan, a boy she's always had a crush on. Then one of the popular girls that tormented Cara turns up dead and Zoe starts acting very strange. Cara can't help but wonder--is her best friend capable of doing such terrible things?

The Devouring by Simon Holt

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In this creepy tale for teens, Reggie learns about the Vours through an old journal she comes across at her job in a used bookstore. As she reads it, she learns that the Vours are demons who feed on people's fears and take over their bodies. She doesn't believe in them it at first but strange things starting happening to her younger brother Henry and Reggie is starting to fear that Vours really do exsist. It's up to Reggie to battle the Vours and reclaim her brother's soul. Caution: do not read at night! The Vours like it when you're afraid...

Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins

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After attempting a love spell gone wrong, teen witch Sophie has been banished to Hecate Hall (aka Hex Hall). Hex Hall is a reform school for teens of various supernatural backgrounds. Sophie doesn’t exactly make the best impression on the first day of her new school. She makes an enemy of 3 powerful witches, develops a crush on a warlock and discovers her vampire roommate is the most hated girl on campus. Could it be any worse? Hex Hall is a great choice for teens looking for another book to read in the paranormal genre!