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participate in a variety of activities and the benefits that come with being active, which in Dwayne Carrington, Citizen. .. Amber Lee Zamora, Citizen Sherry Skelly Griffith, Director, Governmental Relations, Association of California Adam Crandall, California State University, Fresno Jordan Levine, Citizen .  Coaches Adam Levine, CeeLo Green, Christina Aguilera, and Blake Shelton returned, though , Adam Levine and his team (Amber Carrington, Judith Hill and Sarah Simmons), "Lovesong" the quirky characters, the relationships between family members, and the relatively relatable plots. .. Ed Animated Quiz. Amber Carrington stays fierce as she performs during the Top 10 show of The Voice on Adam Levine and Blake Shelton also loved it.
Young Mustafa feels invisible in his adopted home until a girl with a cat extends a welcoming hand. Dodger Boy by Sarah Ellis Sept. Almost Invisible by Maureen Garvie Aug. Maya struggles with how to help a classmate who is on the run from an abusive home situation and secretly living at their school. A teen starts to question the reality she is experiencing, in this novel set in a s insane asylum.
Pulp by Robin Talley Nov. Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa Oct. This series debut is an OwnVoices novel inspired by the Japanese mythology the author grew up with. A teen whose mentally ill mother tried to kill her joins the circus to save an elephant whose mother has tried to kill it. Playing dress-up at a slumber party, six girls put their own twists on stuffy, old-time rules of fashion. Good Dog by Cori Doerrfeld Aug. Gorillas Go Bananas by Patrick Wensink, illus. This rhyming follow-up to Go Go Gorillas addresses picky eaters.
Animals seek shelter from the snow in a warm barn, in this never-before-published story. Making a Friend by Tammi Sauer, illus. Sealed with a Kiss by Beth Ferry, illus.
A sparrow has a surprise plan for the zoo animals to welcome new arrival Seal. Violet and the Woof by Rebecca Grabill, illus. Violet shares her real and imaginary adventures with her baby brother in their apartment building. Presto and Zesto in Limboland by Arthur Yorinks, illus.
Elephants by Seymour Simon Nov. Bobbie learns that the things that scare us most can be less terrifying once we face them. Daughters of Steel by Naomi Cyprus Dec. In this sequel to Sisters of Glass, Halan and Nalah must reunite to save their two worlds and the future of magic. Dog Days in the City by Jodi Kendall, illus. Josie finds homes for seven rambunctious puppies, in this follow-up to The Unlikely Story of a Pig in the City. The Dreamway by Lisa Papademetriou Oct. A girl journeys into her dreams to save her twin brother from the darkness that surrounds him.
Estranged by Ethan Aldridge Aug. In this graphic-novel debut, a changeling and a human child swapped at birth work together to save their worlds from a powerful sorceress. Forgotten City by Michael Ford Oct.
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In this series opener, a boy believes he and his father are the lone survivors of a deadly virus in a postapocalyptic world. When their scientist parents disappear at sea, siblings realize their deaths may not have been an accident.
Two amateur magicians get in over their heads when they uncover real magic in their small town. Mascot by Antony John Sept. A boy relegated to a wheelchair after a devastating accident struggles to come to terms with his new reality.
Saving Winslow by Sharon Creech Sept. Voyage of the Dogs by Greg van Eekhout Sept. A pack of specially trained astronaut dogs—Barkonauts—must survive a disastrous mission. Undercover Princess by Connie Glynn Sept. The Wishbreaker by Tyler Whitesides Dec.
Ace and Ridge save their friend—and the world—from a maniacal genie, in this sequel to The Wishmakers. Inside the World of Roblox Oct. These computer game tie-ins feature insider information from game developers, character profiles, and tips for players.
Broken Things by Lauren Oliver Oct. Sex educator and YouTube phenomenon Green discusses sex, sexuality, and other body issues. Series All Right Already! A Snowy Story by Jory John, illus. Firefighter by Jennifer Li Shotz Sept. Tracy Hall by Hannah Holt, illus. Horse Meets Dog by Elliott Kalan, illus. Horse and Dog mistake each other for the wrong animal. How Do I Love Thee? The creators of I Stink! The Surprising Truth by Kate Gardner, illus.
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A girl wears what she likes in this tale inspired by Mary Edwards Walker, a 19th-century doctor who was repeatedly arrested for wearing pants. Out of This World: Stop, Go, Yes, No! This companion title to Oops, Pounce, Quick, Run!
In this sequel to The Two Naomis, the sisters face new challenges as students in a magnet school. The Unteachables by Gordon Korman Jan.
When the worst class of kids in school is paired with the worst teacher, they end up saving each other. Circle of Shadows by Evelyn Skye Jan. The second book in the Glass Spare duology spotlights a princess cursed to turn any living thing she touches into gemstone. Pride by Ibi Zoboi Sept. Set in Brooklyn, this retelling of Pride and Prejudice stars characters of color. Damsel by Elana K.
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Nathan has sworn off happy endings—and then his former best friend and crush Ollie moves back to town. Sophie struggles to protect her family and be open to a new friendship as a hurricane heads toward her island home.
When she moves to Punxsutawney of Groundhog Day fame, Andie begins reliving her first day at her new school. In this free-verse novel, historic love letters and the rhythms of jazz inspire Noah to win the heart of his crush. A father, his daughter, and her imaginary friend rake leaves on a fall day. A brother and sister head to the zoo, where they find baboons, kangaroos, and other items that contain a double O.
Mapping Sam by Joyce Hesselberth Oct. An adventurous cat explores her neighborhood, in this book about how maps work. Five joyful elephants march from dawn to dusk. Heartbroken after his beloved dog dies, Evan escapes his misery thanks to an immense pumpkin that grows in his withered garden. Winter Is Here by Kevin Henkes, illus. The Collectors by Jacqueline West Oct. A boy discovers an underground world where wishes are stolen and dreams have a price, in this first book of a duology.
Finding Esme by Suzanne Crowley Aug. Dinosaurs by Matt Phelan Oct. The courageous Knights of the Round Table face their most dangerous opponents yet: So Done by Paula Chase Aug. After a summer apart, two girls find their friendship threatened by the pressure of secrets, middle school, and looming dance auditions. Princessography by Molly Kempf Hodgins Nov. In the final classic Paddington picture book, the bear has a misadventure while visiting St.
Shivers the pirate breaks the curse cast by the most pungent ghost of all time: Quincy Thomas the Pirate. Droidography by Marc Sumerak Nov. Wings of Olympus by Kallie George Jan.
Bad Hare Day by Obert Skye, illus. Inspired by Moby Dick, this story centers on the war between whales and men, and the monsters that drive them both. The companion to The Last Nimsara features two sisters born with a bond so strong it forged them together forever.
The friendship of three best pals with magic-tinged talents is tested. Evermore by Sara Holland Dec. In this sequel to Everless, Jules confronts the girl who is both her oldest friend and her greatest enemy. The Healer by Donna Freitas Oct. Marlena wonders if her ability to heal all kinds of ailments is worth the sacrifices she must make to keep it. Hidden Pieces by Paula Stokes Aug. Embry becomes a hero for saving a man from a burning building—until a mysterious entity blackmails her about her role in the fire.
What happens when you return to the real world after being in a fantastical land like Narnia? Sylvie follows mysterious clues left in a book of fairy tales to find her missing sister. In this duology conclusion, Cassie lands in the middle of a conflict between two alien civilizations. Three teens who are best friends try to overcome challenges to reunite as a band.
An aspiring journalist and the boy next door try to find her missing conspiracy-theorist father. In this sequel to Sword and Verse, Soraya helps rebuild a city in disarray and tries to thwart a deadly war. The Disasters by M. After witnessing the biggest crime in the history of space colonization, a young pilot and three peers plan a risky heist to spread the truth. A girl reunites with three other survivors of a bus bombing to face the secrets and struggles they have been enduring.
Neverwake by Amy Plum Aug. Nine by Zach Hines Aug. This novel-in-verse features a girl who falls into an abusive relationship with a man twice her age. Mari takes to the wilderness to escape the superficial persona she created on social media. That Night by Amy Giles Oct. One year after a movie theater shooting, two teens affected by the tragedy meet, fall in love, and help each other heal. A space station crew must discover whether the virus that killed former crew members has mutated or one of them is a killer.
This look at the highs and lows of the electoral process concludes that the popular vote matters most. When chickens scratch messages around the farm for their humans to find, chaos ensues.
At the winter school dance, Alan, who has been bullied since coming out as gay, faces new challenges with humor. Angel and Bavar by Amy Wilson Nov. Mystery in the Mansion by Lauren Magaziner Aug. Lunar Blitz by Jeff Chen Jan. Based on interviews with young women kidnapped by Boko Haram, this novel centers on a Nigerian girl.
Malina uses her gleam, a form of beauty-manipulating magic, to rescue her twin sister from a dangerous spell, in this duology conclusion. Heretics Anonymous by Katie Henry Aug. The Resolutions by Mia Garcia Nov. Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand Oct. Three girls take on a monster preying upon young women. This debut novel focuses on two teens in a small Appalachian town and the transformative power of love and resilience. Gone by Michael Grant continues with Villain Oct.
Jenny and Pandora search their New Zealand town for a legendary hidden nugget of gold. Heyday Is That a Skunk? I Will Eat You! Diverse children play-act careers in this alphabet book. A little beaver with a slapdash approach to dam-building comes to appreciate the satisfaction of a job well done.
Photos illustrate a science-themed look at this season. How Could a Bear Sleep Here? A sleepy bear attempts to hibernate in the tropics. My Happy Year by E. Oct Voted YES on subjecting federal employees to random drug tests. Nov Nathan Deal on Education Grants for technical skills training will help employment. Jan Facilitate young adults learning about computer science. Jan Public schools have discretion in how to spend funds. Jan Schools should use testing sparingly but effectively.
Jan Criticizing Common Core diverts from advancing education. Nov Voted YES on requiring states to test students. Nov Voted YES on giving federal aid only to schools allowing voluntary prayer. Mar Supports requiring schools to allow prayer. Jan Tax deductions for private scholarships to public schools. Dec Supports a Constitutional Amendment for school prayer. Sep Voted NO on tax incentives for energy production and conservation.
May Voted NO on tax incentives for renewable energy. Feb Voted NO on investing in homegrown biofuel. Jan Voted NO on keeping moratorium on drilling for oil offshore. Jun Voted YES on scheduling permitting for new oil refinieries.
Jun Repeal the gas tax. Dec Bar greenhouse gases from Clean Air Act rules. Nov Cap-and-trade has no impact on global temperatures. Jul Voted NO on environmental education grants for outdoor experiences. May Voted YES on deauthorizing "critical habitat" for endangered species. Sep Voted YES on speeding up approval of forest thinning projects. Nov Establish a grassland reserve program to conserve grassland. Dec Make tax deduction permanent for conservation easements.
Mar Strengthen prohibitions against animal fighting. Jan Regulating 15 more contaminants under Clean Water Act. Jan Voted NO on four weeks of paid parental leave for federal employees. Jun Voted NO on keeping Cuba travel ban until political prisoners released.
Nov Voted NO on assisting workers who lose jobs due to globalization. Jul Voted NO on implementing free trade agreement with Chile. Dec Nathan Deal on Government Reform Fulfill true purposes of government then get out of the way.
Jan Resigned Congress after being named most corrupt politician. Sep Voted YES on requiring lobbyist disclosure of bundled donations. Apr Voted NO on protecting whistleblowers from employer recrimination. Sep Voted YES on restricting independent grassroots political committees.
Apr Voted YES on prohibiting lawsuits about obesity against food providers. Oct Voted YES on limiting attorney's fees in class action lawsuits.
Feb Voted YES on restricting frivolous lawsuits. Sep Voted NO on campaign finance reform banning soft-money contributions. Feb Voted YES on banning soft money donations to national political parties. Jul Voted YES on banning soft money and issue ads. Sep Identify constitutionality in every new congressional bill. Jul Audit federal agencies, to reform or eliminate them. Jul Moratorium on all earmarks until budget is balanced. Jul Restrict campaign donations from foreigners or 3rd parties.
May Require all laws to cite Constitutional authorization. May Voted YES on prohibiting product misuse lawsuits on gun manufacturers. Apr Voted NO on decreasing gun waiting period from 3 days to 1. Dec Opposes restrictions on the right to bear arms. Jan Affordable Care Act is waste of money. Jan Prohibit healthcare plans from covering abortion. Feb Refuses to expand Medicaid rolls under ObamaCare. Jan Voted NO on regulating tobacco as a drug.
Jul Voted NO on giving mental health full equity with physical health. Mar Voted NO on Veto override: Nov Voted NO on allowing reimportation of prescription drugs. Jul Voted YES on small business associations for buying health insurance. Jun Voted YES on banning physician-assisted suicide. Oct Limit anti-trust lawsuits on health plans and insurers. Dec Opposes government-run healthcare. Jul Loosen "one-size-fits-all" approach to Medicaid. Jan Expedited licensing for biosimilar products.
Congressional oversight of CIA interrogations. Aug Voted YES on allowing electronic surveillance without a warrant. Sep Voted YES on continuing intelligence gathering without civil oversight. Apr Voted YES on federalizing rules for driver licenses to hinder terrorists. Feb Voted YES on continuing military recruitment on college campuses. Apr Voted YES on permitting commercial airline pilots to carry guns.
Dec Military spouses don't lose voting residency while abroad.