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RUBY RED

Ruby Red by Kerstin Gier Publication Date: May 10, 2011 Publisher: Henry Holt Pages: 322 Keywords: time travel, historical fiction, family Format read: library book Summary: Sixteen-year-old Gwen lives with her extended — and rather eccentric — family in an exclusive London neighborhood. In spite of her ancestors’ peculiar history, she’s had a relatively normal life so far. The time-traveling gene that …

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THE NIGHTMARE AFFAIR

by mindee arnett — published march 5, 2013 — tor teen Sixteen-year-old Dusty Everhart breaks into houses late at night, but not because she’s a criminal. No, she’s a Nightmare. Literally. Being the only Nightmare at Arkwell Academy, a boarding school for magickind, and living in the shadow of her mother’s infamy, is hard enough. …

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