by Marina Keegan
An affecting and hope-filled posthumous collection of essays and stories from the talented young Yale graduate, Marina Keegan, whose title essay, "The Opposite of Loneliness," captured the world’s attention in 2012 and turned her into an icon for her generation.
Writing with devastating power and precision, acclaimed author Lois Metzger gives us the story of one young man’s battle with his own shadows—a spare, stark, and vital tale of the way in which the things we build to protect ourselves can threaten to destroy us.
The Twisted Lit-sters are back, this time with a sinister tale about how the quest for high school royalty can lead to death -- a twist on the darkest of all Shakespearean plays, Macbeth
Once the coolest girl in school. Miranda Prospero lost everything. In social exile, she's bored out of her mind working at the mall food court under her father's orders, until the night she and her cohorts are snowed in. Using her almost magical ability for mischief, Miranda incites a rebellion against her school's catty clique. But what's she going to do about Caleb, the strange boy who's literally handcuffed to her arm?
A powerful story of deadly intrigue and the bonds of friendship in the closed world of America's super-rich. In silvery groves of the super-rich, a posh teen party explodes in a stunning act of violence. Ariel and Sera, former best friends who have spent a year hating each other, fight to survive -- discovering that nothing they had was worth more than each other.
All his teachers are sure certain that Evan Galloway can be the graduate who brings glory to small, ordinary St. Sebastian's School. As for Evan, however, he can't be bothered anymore. Since the shock of his young father's suicide last spring, Evan no longer cares about the future. In a voice that resonates with the authenticity of grief, a different kind of coming-of-age story, about a boy thrust into adulthood too soon, through the corridor of shame, disbelief, and compassion.
Since her whole family died in a brutal accident, Sasha can't speak, except through a robotic voice box. Then along comes a boy who literally can read her mind, and somehow his extra-natural power is the most natural thing in the world. Love pushes Sasha to face her past, only to learn that there are more terrifying truths than loss.
F+W Media is proud to announce that Jacquelyn Mitchard,New York Times bestselling author, will head the company’s newest fiction foray, Merit Press Books, an imprint solely for young adult titles.
Savor the basics. Master new techniques. Find everything you need to cook like a pro. No matter what you crave - from the best chocolate chip cookies to holiday-worthy roasts - cook it with confidence with Taste of Home Cooking School Cookbook! More than 400 recipes and 140 how-to's, secrets and tips.
Get a grip on the globe with fun geographical facts about the world around you. After all, as Jimmy Buffet said, “Without geography, you’re nowhere.” Filled with hundreds of cool ways to remember the tallest, largest, longest, and most desolate, this is the perfect companion to get a grip on the globe.
Gourmet cooking for Teens!
There's no need to eat plain and uninspired cooking! Just follow the step-by-step directions and enjoy making your favorite dishes from scratch.
Since the publication of the best-selling Merle's Door, Ted Kerasote has received thousands of e-mails asking two questions: "Have you gotten another dog?" and "Are you writing a new book?" Pukka: The Pup After Merle answers both, in the most heartwarming way.