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China, 1898: bands of foreign
missionaries and soldiers roam the countryside, bullying and robbing Chinese peasants.
Little Bao has had enough. Harnessing the powers of ancient Chinese gods, he recruits an army of Boxers - commoners trained in kung fu who fight to free China from
Against all odds, this grass-roots rebellion is violently successful, but nothing is simple: Little Bao is fighting for the glory of China, but at what cost? So many are dying, including thousands of
secondary devils - Chinese citizens who have converted to Christianity.
Boxers & Saints is an innovative new graphic novel in two volumes, the parallel stories of two young people caught up on opposite sides of a violent rift. American Born Chinese author Gene Luen Yang brings his clear-eyed storytelling and trademark magical realism to the complexities of the Boxer Rebellion and lays bare the foundations of extremism, rebellion, and faith.
Discover the other side of the Boxer Rebellion in Saints, the companion volume to Boxers.
This stunning second book in the critically acclaimed Don't Turn Around trilogy raises the stakes to their absolute limit and will leave readers begging for the exciting conclusion. (Read more...)
Noa Torsen is on the run. Having outsmarted the sinister Project Persephone, Noa and her friend Zeke now move stealthily across the country, protecting runaways before they become test subjects for the Project's horrific experiments. Noa knows all too well what that feels like: Whatever was done to her has left her exhausted and scared.
Back in Boston, Peter anxiously follows Noa's movements from his computer, using his hacker skills to feed her the information she needs to stay alive. He's desperate to do something more, especially when he learns what the Project has done to his ex-girlfriend, Amanda.
Then, in an explosive confrontation, Noa and her team are trapped in the one place they thought was safe. It will take everything Noa and Peter have to bring down the Project before it gets them first. And with no one to trust and enemies hiding at every turn, they may be the only people alive who can.
This is an eagerly awaited addition to the series begun in Life As We Knew It, in which a meteor knocks the moon off its orbit and the world changes forever. (Read more...)
It's been more than two years since Jon Evans and his family left Pennsylvania, hoping to find a safe place to live, yet Jon remains haunted by the deaths of those he loved. His prowess on a soccer field has guaranteed him a home in a well-protected enclave, but Jon is painfully aware that a missed goal, a careless word, even falling in love, can put his life and the lives of his mother, his sister Miranda, and her husband, Alex, in jeopardy. Can Jon risk doing what is right in a world gone so terribly wrong?
Best in Showwill be determined by popular vote, so be sure to vote for your favorite entry (limit one vote per person per day). Fri, Dec 6th and Sat, Dec 7th.
Best in Showgrand prize will be determined by popular vote.
Come Home to Galionscavenger hunt ornament, featuring a photo of the library, will also be available. Pick one up at the library before you go out to gather the others, and don't forget to look for us in the parade later.
laddertournament and see how many opponents you can knock down a rung. For grades 6-12. New members are welcome any time. Refreshments are provided. You do not need to register for this event: you can just show up. Thu, Dec 19th, 6:30-8pm.