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Naked mole rat saves the world —Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

Twelve-year-old kit-with-a-small-k likes shopping at the flea market with her best friend, Clem, roller-skating, climbing to the roof to look at the stars, and volunteering at an animal shelter. Until suddenly she has a ...

The encyclopedia of me —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

As Tink Aaron-Martin writes an encyclopedia of her life, she also tells the story of the summer leading into her eighth-grade year.

A possibility of whales —Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

Twelve-year-old Natalia Rose Baleine Gallagher dreams of seeing whales on the beach near her new home, and is consumed with the prospect that her mother who abandoned her as a child loves and misses her, and wants Nat to...

Before we go extinct —Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

"After Sharkey's best friend commits suicide (or was it an accident?) in front of him, he spends the summer processing his grief on an abandoned beach resort island where his dad is the caretaker"-- Provided by publisher...

Waiting to dive —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

Carly is ten and loves to dive off the rocks at her family's cabin and from the boards at the pool. She loves the feeling of floating up into the air and then dropping cleanly into the water with hardly a splash. Then on...

The girl in the well is me —Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

Eleven-year-old Kammie reflects on her life as she fights claustrophobia while waiting to be rescued from a well she fell into while trying to impress some mean girls.

You are the everything —Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

When sixteen-year-old Elyse Schmidt and her crush, Josh Harris, are the sole survivors of a plane crash, she believes that everything is perfect and their love story is meant to be, but she finds that fate is not always ...

Finding Ruby Starling —Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

Through e-mails, letters, blog entries, and movie scripts, twelve-year-old Ruth, an American girl, and Ruby, an English one, discover that they are long-lost twins.

Love, Ish —Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

"Mischa "Ish" Love knows she'll be one of the first settlers on Mars. She's applied to - and been rejected from - the Mars Now project forty-seven times, but the mission won't leave for ten years, and Ish hasn't given up...

A possibility of whales —Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

Twelve-year-old Natalia Rose Baleine Gallagher dreams of seeing whales on the beach near her new home, and is consumed with the prospect that her mother who abandoned her as a child loves and misses her, and wants Nat to...

The healing time of hickeys —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

Enter the diary of sixteen-year-old Haley, who is in her last year of high school. Haley likes to think she's just a normal girl, plagued with all the normal doubts of a too-smart-for-her-own-good, slightly hypochondriac...

Barely hanging on —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

Carly and her friends combine a history project with a treasure hunt on a small island off the west coast. The search for Brother XII's gold turns scary when a sudden storm and a lost boat strands the girls.

The cure for crushes : and other deadly plagues —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

In her last year of high school, Haley Harmony deals with having a real boyfriend, her father moving his much younger girlfriend into the house and a variety of mishaps from bungee-jumping in a bikini to supporting her b...

What is real —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

"Dex Pratt's life has been turned upside down. His parents have divorced and his mother has remarried. When his father attempts suicide and fails, Dex returns to their small town to care for him. But he's not prepared fo...

The actual total truth —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

Carly is excited because it's the last week of school, it's countdown to summer, and she is going to have a little brother or sister today. It's time for two months of fun at the cabin, girlfriends and all--except for su...

Y in the shadows —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

When Yale discovers she has the ability to become invisible, she learns that this new power can be used for both good and bad.

The quirky girls' guide to rest stops and road trips —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

A high school graduate, wannabe writer, and proud owner of a VW van, Haley decides to hit the road in search of good material - after, of course, getting her driver's license.

X in flight —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

"Xenos ("X" for short) will never be a normal kid. And it isn't his looks or the way he carries himself. It isn't because he hasn't quite figured out how to deal with his crazy girlfriend or out-there mother. It's bec...

Surviving Sam —Rivers, Karen, 1970-

A compelling and intensely moving story of how one teenager copes with the unthinkable death of a beloved sibling and learns, slowly and bravely, to live again.

All that was —Rivers, Karen, 1970- author.

While seventeen-year-old Sloane shares a drunken kiss with her best friend Piper's boyfriend Soup, Piper is murdered on a nearby beach, and over the next few days, Sloane and Soup are left reliving their past moments wit...

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