Gunpowder Girls by Tanya AndersonYA 338.4 AND During the Civil War, women and girls filled rifle cartridges by hand for the armies of the North and the South. These women and girls, most of whom were immigrants, poured gunpowder, worked with percussion caps, and stacked completed ammunition. Crooked Kingdom by Leigh BardugoYA BARDUGO Kaz Brekker and his crew have just pulled off a heist so daring even they didn't think they'd survive. But instead of divvying up a fat reward, they're right back to fighting for their lives. Double-crossed and badly weakened, the crew is low on resources, allies, and hope. The Thousandth Floor by Katharine McGeeYA MCGREE In Manhattan, 2118, a thousand-story skyscraper thrives in the middle of the city, offering every amenity you could think of. But in a potentially perfect environment, the residents are leading devastatingly imperfect lives. Fate of Flames by Sarah RaughleyYA RAUGHLEY Before they can save the world from the monstrous phantoms, four girls who have the power to control the classical elements: earth, air, fire, and water must first try to figure out how to work together. Scythe by Neil ShustermanYA SHUSTERMAN A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery: humanity has conquered all those things, and has even conquered death. Now Scythes are the only ones who can end life—and they are commanded to do so, in order to keep the size of the population under control. Things to Huge to Fix by Saying Sorry by Susan VaugMJ VAUGHT "A family mystery leads Dani Beans to investigate the secrets of Ole Miss and the dark history of race relations in Oxford, Mississippi"-- The Adventurer's Guide to Successful Escapes by Wade Albert WhiteMJ WHITE "In a magickal world of floating tiers, mischievous dragons, and endless bureaucracy, Anne and her friends embark on a Rightful Heir Quest to claim her place in the Hierarchy and escape horrible consequences"-- Ms. Marvel Civil War II by Willow G. WilsonYA GN WILSON The Next Generation! As civil war brews, Ms. Marvel teams up with Spider-Man and Nova in their biggest challenge yet: a tri-state academic competition. But math isn't the only problem as tremors of war begin to surface. The best, brightest (and most adorable) heroes face off in the road to Marvel's biggest battle. Move over Iron Man, the kids got this. The Goblin Crown by Robert Hewitt WolfeYA WOLFE Socially awkward Billy, beautiful Lexi, and star quarterback Kurt mysteriously enter an underworld of goblins, animal hybrids, and powerful magic, where one may be destined to become Goblin King. The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola YoonYA YOON Natasha, whose family is hours away from being deported, and Daniel, a first generation Korean American who strives to live up to his parents' expectations, unexpectedly fall in love and must determine which path they will choose in order to be together. More Great Reads for Teens & Tweens Hoopla is here! Stream movies, TV shows, music, comics, audiobooks, and more with your Verona Plus Library card. You MUST have a Verona Plus card. Get it today! Tweens, find your next great read with NoveList K-8 Plus. Check out NoveList K-8 Plus and discover books by your favorite authors and book suggestions and read-alike lists for your favorite books. Go to Online Resources and click on EBSCO to get started. You will need your Verona Public Library card number to login. Read book reviews of the newestYA fiction by professionals and other teenagers or write your own! This site features book giveaways. Get started now! Looking for a book reviews, contests, and bookish awesomeness? Check out Epic Reads! This site offers book reviews, blogs, frequent contests, polls, and info of your favorite authors. Get started now! Use Overdrive to read and listen to some of the most popular teen books on your tablet or smartphone? Download teen fiction including Divergent, The Hunger Games Series, Twilight, Alex Rider and much, much more! You MUST have your new Verona Plus Card to use this service. Follow our boards on Pinterest to find great reading suggestions and book lists.