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Historical Fiction
The Woman With the Blue Star
By Pam Jenoff
Park Row

Sadie is 18 and living with her parents amid the horrors of the Kraków Ghetto during World War II. Ella is an affluent Polish girl living a life of ease with her stepmother. As Ella begins to help Sadie, the two become close not knowing their lives are set on a collision course that will test them in the face of overwhelming odds. Inspired by true stories, this is a testament to the power of friendship and the will to survive.

Other People’s Words
By Seth M. Siegel
St. Martin’s Press

Science & Nature
The Secret World of Weather
By Tristan Gooley
The Experiment

Contemporary Fiction
Summer on the Bluffs
By Sunny Hostin
William Morrow