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One Last Job

Sean Rodman (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459828438

Michael has been getting into trouble lately. As a consequence, his mom is making him look after his grandfather for the summer. The thing is, Gramps isn’t your average senior citizen: he’s a retired burglar with a lifetime of criminal knowledge. When a thief breaks into Gramps' apartment and steals a necklace with great sentimental value, the unlikely pair team up, combining old-school planning and modern tech to track down the necklace—and try to steal it back.

On the Line

Eric Walters (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459827141

Thirteen-year-old basketball star Jordan Ryker feels like his life is falling apart. All Jordie wanted was for his parents to stop fighting. Soon, he gets his wish. His parents separate and then his dad announces he’s gay. Shocked, Jordie struggles with how to process all this. His dad taught him everything he knows about basketball, and there’s an important championship game coming up. He needs him more than ever. But Jordie feels like his dad has abandoned his family. He doesn’t want anything to do with him now and he definitely doesn't want to meet his dad’s new boyfriend. It takes a new girl with wicked basketball skills and a revelation from his best friend to help Jordie realize that while some things change, other things never do.

Murder at the Hotel Hopeless

John Lekich (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459833500

Charlie Hope was not expecting to spend his summer trying to solve a murder. Helping his mother run the family hotel doesn’t usually offer much excitement. The only other people around are Penny Price, a spoiled child actor and star of the hit TV series Little Miss Murder being shot in town, and Mr. Ignato, an elderly resident at the hotel. When Mr. Ignato dies from a fall down the stairs, Charlie suspects foul play.

My Body My Choice

Robin Stevenson (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459817135

Abortion is one of the most common of all medical procedures. But it is still stigmatized, and all too often people do not feel they can talk about their experiences. Making abortion illegal or hard to access doesn't make it any less common; it just makes it dangerous. This is the history of the debate.

Murder Among the Pines

John Lawrence Reynolds (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459818200

Small-town police chief Maxine "Max" Benson is just settling into her new life when her ex appears on the scene. Apparently, he and his new young lover just happen to be visiting her area on holiday. That's all about to change when Max's ex-husband is accused of killing his young lover right in Max's own backyard. It seems that only Max's superior detection abilities can save him from an almost certain conviction. This is the third book in the Maxine Benson mystery series.

Learning Seventeen

Brooke Carter (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459815544

New Hope Academy, or, as seventeen-year-old Jane Learning likes to call it, No Hope, is a Baptist reform school where Jane is currently being held captive. Of course, smart, sarcastic Jane has no interest in reforming, failing to see any benefit to pretending to play well with others. But then Hannah shows up, a gorgeous bad girl with fiery hair and an even stormier disposition. She shows Jane how to live a full and fulfilling life even when the world tells you you're wrong, and how to believe in a future outside the "prison" walls. Jane soon learns, though, that Hannah is quietly battling some demons of her own.

Murder Below Zero

John Lawrence Reynolds (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459814608

It's almost summer in small town Port Ainslie. Or is it? Temperatures are so far below normal that Police Chief Maxine Benson and her team are wearing sweaters. But is it cold enough to freeze the body of the man found in a ditch on the outskirts of town one morning? Maxine starts to investigate, but she is elbowed aside by the mostly-male provincial police force so she takes charge on her own.

Munro vs. the Coyote

Darren Groth (author)

Publisher: Orca Book Publishers ISBN: 9781459814103

Since the sudden death of his younger sister, Evie, sixteen-year-old Munro Maddux has been having flashbacks and anger-management issues. He has a constant ache in his right hand. And there's a taunting, barking, biting voice he calls "the Coyote." Munro knows a six-month student exchange will not be the stuff of teenage dreams, but in Brisbane he intends to move beyond his troubled past. It is there, at an assisted-living residence called Fair Go Community Village, that Munro discovers the Coyote can be silenced.

Romeo and Juliet - Parallel Text

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781690388807

By placing the original text and a modern translation on facing pages, Parallel Text makes classic literature accessible to your students. Each text features introductory material to create context, numbered paragraphs and stanzas for easy reference, anticipation and discussion questions, literary activities and much more.

Macbeth - Parallel Text

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781690388791

By placing the original text and a modern translation on facing pages, Parallel Text makes classic literature accessible to your students. Each text features introductory material to create context, numbered paragraphs and stanzas for easy reference, anticipation and discussion questions, literary activities and much more.

Julius Caesar - Parallel Text

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781690388784

By placing the original text and a modern translation on facing pages, Parallel Text makes classic literature accessible to your students. Each text features introductory material to create context, numbered paragraphs and stanzas for easy reference, anticipation and discussion questions, literary activities and much more.

British Literature: 449-1798 - Parallel Text

Perfection Learning Editors (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781682407950

By placing the original text and a modern translation on facing pages, Parallel Text makes classic literature accessible to your students. Each text features introductory material to create context, numbered paragraphs and stanzas for easy reference, anticipation and discussion questions, literary activities and much more.

Macbeth - Parallel Text

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781682407936

By placing the original text and a modern translation on facing pages, Parallel Text makes classic literature accessible to your students. Each text features introductory material to create context, numbered paragraphs and stanzas for easy reference, anticipation and discussion questions, literary activities and much more.

Romeo and Juliet - Parallel Text

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781682407929

By placing the original text and a modern translation on facing pages, Parallel Text makes classic literature accessible to your students. Each text features introductory material to create context, numbered paragraphs and stanzas for easy reference, anticipation and discussion questions, literary activities and much more.

A Midsummer Night's Dream - Parallel Text

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781682407905

By placing the original text and a modern translation on facing pages, Parallel Text makes classic literature accessible to your students. Each text features introductory material to create context, numbered paragraphs and stanzas for easy reference, anticipation and discussion questions, literary activities and much more.

Othello - Parallel Text

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781682407882

By placing the original text and a modern translation on facing pages, Parallel Text makes classic literature accessible to your students. Each text features introductory material to create context, numbered paragraphs and stanzas for easy reference, anticipation and discussion questions, literary activities and much more.

Hamlet - Parallel Text

William Shakespeare (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781682407868

By placing the original text and a modern translation on facing pages, Parallel Text makes classic literature accessible to your students. Each text features introductory material to create context, numbered paragraphs and stanzas for easy reference, anticipation and discussion questions, literary activities and much more.

Ethan Frome

Edith Wharton (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781663613134

The classic novel of despair, forbidden emotions, and sexual undercurrents set against the austere New England countryside

When a Hero Dies

Anne Schraff (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781623598600

A ghetto teenager struggles to find his mentor's killer and get his own life back on track. Passages Hi/Lo Novel.

A Shot in the Dark

Anne Schraff (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622991570

Passages to Suspense Hi/Lo Novel.

The Shadow Man

Anne Schraff (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622991556

Confrontations with a mysterious stranger lead a teen to question his father's death. Passages Hi/Lo Novel.

Running Into Darkness

Anne Schraff (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622991549

Amy's rebellious younger sister runs away to a dangerous part of town. Can Amy and her boyfriend find Gia before it's too late?

Rage of the Tiger

Anne Schraff (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622991525

An attack by a tiger during a field trip is just the beginning of the dangers faced by Connie and her friends. Passages to Suspense Hi/Lo Novel.

The Price of Friendship

Anne Schraff (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622991518

Seventeen-year-old Kirk wants to become an engineer, but his dreams are interfering with his relationship with two old friends who are demanding that Kirk join their gang. Passages Hi/Lo Novel.

Old Traditions, New Pride

Anne Schraff (author)

Publisher: Perfection Learning ISBN: 9781622991471

As a Nez Perce Indian, 17-year-old Tom Long thinks his future looks bleak, but his attitude changes when he becomes a part of an effort to restore pride to his native people. Passages Hi/Lo Novel.