Burlingame Public Library e Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness Todd and his dog live in Prentisstown where the thoughts of Science Fiction for everyone are audible and they discover a terrible secret that leads them on a journey to learn the truth about their strange society. (Chaos Walking series, Book 1.) TEENS Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeﬀer In journal entries, Miranda tells about life on Earth after a meteor knocks the moon out of its regular e Adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary E. Pearson orbit causing catastrophic problems on Earth such A seventeen-year-old girl begins to suspect that her body may as tsunamis, earthquakes, food shortages, and have been biotechnologically altered while she was in a year-long more. coma. Maximum Ride: e Angel Experiment by James Comet’s Curse: A Galahad Book by Dom Testa Patterson After a comet unleashes deadly poisons killing oﬀ the adult Max lives with ﬁve other escapees from a laboratory that made population, a crew of 251 teens travel in the ship Galahad to a them as experiments. When their youngest member is distant solar system. kidnapped by the mutant group, Erasers, they try to rescue her. e Dark Side of Nowhere by Neal Shusterman e Other Side of the Island by Allegra Goodman Jason leads a boring life in small town Billington before realizing A ten-year-old girl lives on a strange dystopian island where her that he is an alien left behind on Earth after an invasion mission. parents do not follow the rules of the leader, Earth Mother, as they have a second child against the rules and ignore other e Declaration by Gemma Malley regulations passed down by the Corporation. Anna was not supposed to be born. She is a Surplus child in a society where population is limited and must live in a controlled e Secret Hour by Scott Westerfeld environment called Grange Hall where she questions what she Fifteen-year-old Jessica learns that she is one of a group of has been told about that society and her parents. people who have special abilities that help them ﬁght ancient creatures living in an hour hidden at midnight. ( e e Diary of Pelly D by L.J. Adlington Midnighters, Volume 1.) A construction worker on a futuristic colony ﬁnds the diary of a teenage girl whose life was turned upside-down by holocaust-like Sharp North by Patrick Cave events. Mira goes on a suspense ﬁlled journey searching for clues after she witnesses the murder of a woman and begins to question e Dirt Eaters by Dennis Foon her futuristic society where the Great Families rule by limiting A ﬁfteen-year-old boy and his younger sister are the only population while clones are part of their world. survivors when their city is destroyed by raiders and they must ﬁnd their way in this post-apocalyptic world. Skinned by Robin Wasserman After a devastating car accident, popular Lia’s brain is e Ear, the Eye, and the Arm: A Novel by Nancy Farmer downloaded into a new mechanical body and suddenly she ﬁnds Mutant detectives work to rescue three kidnapped children in herself an outcast. futuristic Zimbabwe. e Supernaturalist by Eoin Colfer Epic by Conor Kostick In this science ﬁction thriller, fourteen-year-old Cosmo escapes In a society called New Earth, violence is banned and people from a work-camp orphanage and begins to use his ability to see resolve their issues by playing a video fantasy game called Epic. supernatural parasites in hopes of saving his city. Eva by Peter Dickinson ings Not Seen by Andrew Clements Fourteen-year-old Eva wakes up after a terrible car accident to When ﬁfteen-year-old Bobby wakes up and ﬁnds that he is discover that she has been given the body of a chimpanzee. invisible, he and his parents and his new blind friend, Alicia, try to ﬁnd what caused his condition and how to reverse it. Feed by M.T. Anderson In a future society, Titus is used to the implanted feed Unwind by Neal Shusterman in his head that tells him what to do and think until Risa, Connor, and Lev live in a strange society that he meets a girl who rebels against it. “unwinds” unwanted teens prior to their eighteenth birthday. e three go on a long Firestorm by David Klass journey trying to survive until they turn Jack is leading a normal high school life before he eighteen. realizes that he is from the future and has come back to try and save the Earth. ( e Caretaker Trilogy, Book 1.) Interworld by Neil Gaiman Joey can enter a variety of dimensions and ﬁnds that he will need BURLINGAME PUBLIC LIBRARY to recruit the diﬀerent dimensional versions of himself to conquer August 2009 threatening evil forces who are determined to conquer his power.