David Miller enjoys the world of competitive eating as an amateur only, until a blunder with his mother's credit card forces him to enter his first competition. Because in the face of a world that may not want to hear her, Xiomara refuses to be silent. Hullmetal Girls by Emily Skrutski. This novel is an Anastasia retelling…in space…with robots! With violence brewing and dark secrets surfacing, Aisha and Key find themselves questioning their loyalties. Od's version has magic and monsters, but Tru begins to believe the supernatural does not exist. It will both break your heart and thrill you.
Now, 10 years later, he is still dealing with the guilt and learning to cope.
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Words on Bathroom Walls. When a flood rages, Malcolm must rescue Lyra and keep her safe from her enemies. Tina lives on the streets of Kenya and becomes part of a gang to survive. After all, they get reunited. Based on a true story, this novel takes place during the Ugandan civil War, when Ricky Anywar is abducted and forced to fight in the Lord's Resistance Army. It reads like a cross between the movie Alien and the book The Andromeda Strain.