Most widely held works by Jenna Lamia
The help by Kathryn Stockett ( Recording )
6 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,518 libraries worldwide
In a time when the civil rights movement is in full force, three women, Minny, Aibileen, and Skeeter, start a movement that puts them all at risk. They show the town that, whether black or white, women can unite.
The secret life of bees a novel by Sue Monk Kidd ( Recording )
15 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,437 libraries worldwide
During the summer of 1964 in rural South Carolina, a young girl is given a home by three black, beekeeping sisters. As she enters their mesmerizing secret world of bees and honey, she discovers a place where she can find the single thing her heart longs for most.
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
In all the years she has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house, Grace has been particularly drawn to an unusual yellow-eyed wolf who, in his turn, has been watching her with increasing intensity.
Saving CeeCee Honeycutt [a novel by Beth Hoffman ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 712 libraries worldwide
For years, 12-year-old CeeCee Honeycutt has been the caretaker of her psychotic mother, Camille-the tiara-toting, lipstick-smeared laughingstock of an entire town. But when Camille is hit by a truck and killed, CeeCee is left to fend for herself. To the rescue comes her previously unknown great-aunt from Savannah, Tootie Caldwell, who whirls CeeCee into her world of female friendship, strong women, wacky humor, and good old-fashioned heart.
Hope was here by Joan Bauer ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2000 and 2008 in English and held by 679 libraries worldwide
When sixteen-year-old Hope and the aunt who has raised her move from Brooklyn to Mulhoney, Wisconsin, to work as waitress and cook in the Welcome Stairways diner, they become involved with the diner owner's political campaign to oust the town's corrupt mayor.
Linger by Maggie Stiefvater ( Recording )
5 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
As Grace hides the vast depth of her love for Sam from her parents and Sam struggles to release his werewolf past and claim a human future, a new wolf named Cole wins Isabel's heart but his own past threatens to destroy the whole pack.
Hunted [a house of night novel by P. C Cast ( Recording )
10 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 482 libraries worldwide
On the run and holed up in Tulsa's prohibition-era tunnels, Zoey and her gang must discover a way to deal with something that might bring them all down.
The adoration of Jenna Fox by Mary Pearson ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 475 libraries worldwide
In the not-too-distant future, when biotechnological advances have made synthetic bodies and brains possible but illegal, a seventeen-year-old girl, recovering from a serious accident and suffering from memory lapses, learns a startling secret about her existence.
Firefly cloak by Sheri Reynolds ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2009 in English and held by 435 libraries worldwide
Abandoned by their desperate mother, eight-year-old Tessa Lee and her brother, Travis, are left only with her favorite housecoat and the phone number of their grandparents, items that years later prompt Tessa Lee to search for what she has lost.
The chosen one [a novel by Carol Lynch Williams ( Recording )
7 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 415 libraries worldwide
In a polygamous cult in the desert, Kyra, not yet fourteen, sees being chosen to be the seventh wife of her uncle as just punishment for having read books and kissed a boy, in violation of Prophet Childs' teachings, and is torn between facing her fate and running away from all that she knows and loves.
Girl with a pearl earring a novel by Tracy Chevalier ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2009 in English and held by 379 libraries worldwide
Through the eyes of sixteen-year-old Griet, the world of 1660s Holland comes dazzlingly alive in this richly imagined portrait of the young woman who inspired one of Vermeer's most celebrated paintings.
Incantation by Alice Hoffman ( Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 352 libraries worldwide
During the Spanish Inquisition, sixteen-year-old Estrella, brought up a Catholic, discovers her family's true Jewish identity, and when their secret is betrayed by Estrella's best friend, the consequences are tragic.
The devil in the Junior League by Linda Francis Lee ( Recording )
9 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 334 libraries worldwide
Fredericka Mercedes Hildebrand Ware has the perfect life until her husband takes all her money and leaves. In order to get revenge she decides to hire a sleazy lawyer who goes by the name of Howard Grout. Grout agrees to help Fredericka as long as she gets his wife into the snooty Junior League of Willow Creek. Fredericka's only concern is that no one from the 'Junior League gossip club' finds out about her recently absent husband.
Untamed by P. C Cast ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 328 libraries worldwide
"Life sucks when your friends are pissed at you. Just ask Zoey Redbird - she's become an expert on suckiness. In one week she has gone from having three boyfriends to having none, and from having a close group of friends who trusted and supported her to being an outcast. Speaking of friends, of the two Zoey has left, one is undead and one is unMarked. And Neferet has declared war on humans, which Zoey knows in her heart is wrong. But will anyone listen to her? Zoey's adventures at vampyre finishing school take a wild and dangerous turn as loyalties are tested, shocking true intentions come to light, and an ancient evil is awakened in P.C. and Kristin Cast's spellbinding fourth House of Night novel"--Container.
Accidents of nature by Harriet McBryde Johnson ( Recording )
6 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 322 libraries worldwide
Having always prided herself on blending in with "normal" people despite her cerebral palsy, seventeen-year-old Jean begins to question her role in the world while attending a summer camp for children with disabilities.
Ever by Gail Carson Levine ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 309 libraries worldwide
Fourteen-year-old Kezi and Olus, Akkan god of the winds, fall in love and together try to change her fate--to be sacrificed to a Hyte god because of a rash promise her father made--through a series of quests that might make her immortal.
Fish by L. S Matthews ( Recording )
3 editions published between 2004 and 2006 in English and held by 306 libraries worldwide
As fighting closes in on the village where Tiger's parents have been working, the three of them and a mysterious guide set out on a difficult journey to safety.
Forever by Maggie Stiefvater ( Recording )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 247 libraries worldwide
A human girl and her werewolf boyfriend must fight for their love as death comes closing in.
Cloudy with a chance of boys by Megan McDonald ( Recording )
5 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
While older sister Alex is trying to orchestrate a perfect first kiss with her heartthrob and younger sister Joey prefers frogs to boys, Stevie Reel wonders if she is ready for a boyfriend while being pursued by a new boy in her class.
Edenborn by Nick Sagan ( Recording )
8 editions published between 2004 and 2010 in English and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Edenborn begins with a stark landscape. A microbial apocalypse called Black Ep has wiped humanity from the globe, yet all is not lost. Six individuals have survived the epidemic and are now committed to the task of rebuilding a peaceful civilization. But not everyone shares the same vision, and soon two very different societies begin to form.
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