Category: Young Adults

Sort

Showing 281-300 of 301

Image for TELL ME IF THE LOVERS ARE LOSERS

TELL ME IF THE LOVERS ARE LOSERS

By: VOIGT, CYNTHIA

Price: ¥425.00

Publisher: Fawcett: 1987

Seller ID: RWARE0000000172

ISBN: 0449702359

Condition: Near Fine


Life had always been predictable for Ann . . . until she met her college ro ommates, Niki and Hildy. Niki is always in motion, brash, often vulgar, wit h a philosophy of "win at any cost." And Hildy's aura of serene wisdom cloa ks a most unusual way of looking at things. They became inseparable -- unti l something happened that changed their lives forever. View more info

Image for H.I.V.E.: HIGHER INSTITUTE OF VILLAINOUS EDUCATION

H.I.V.E.: HIGHER INSTITUTE OF VILLAINOUS EDUCATION

By: Walden, Mark

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Y.: 2008

Seller ID: RWARE0000028402

ISBN: 141693572X

Condition: Good


HIGHER INSTITUTE OF VILLAINOUS EDUCATION Otto Malpense may only be thirteen years old, but so far he has managed to run the orphanage where he lives, and he has come up with a plan clever eno ugh to trick the most powerful man in the country. He is the perfect candid ate to become the world's next supervillain. That is why he ends up at H.I.V.E., handpicked to become a member of the in coming class. The students have been kidnapped and brought to a secluded is land inside a seemingly active volcano, where the school has resided for de cades. All the kids are elite; they are the most athletic... View more info

Image for GANGSTA GRANNY. DAVID WALLIAMS

GANGSTA GRANNY. DAVID WALLIAMS

By: Walliams, David

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: HarperCollins Children's Boo: 2013

Seller ID: RWARE0000045441

ISBN: 0007371462

Condition: Very Good


A story of prejudice and acceptance, funny lists and silly words, this new book has all the hallmarks of David's previous bestsellers.Our hero Ben is bored beyond belief after he is made to stay at his grandma's house. She's the boringest grandma ever: all she wants to do is to play Scrabble, and ea t cabbage soup. But there are two things Ben doesn't know about his grandma .1) She was once an international jewel thief.2) All her life, she has been plotting to steal the crown jewels, and now she needs Ben's help. View more info

Image for MY HEART AND OTHER BLACK HOLES

MY HEART AND OTHER BLACK HOLES

By: Warga, Jasmine

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Balzer + Bray: 2015

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000040522

ISBN: 0062324675

Condition: Very Good/Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. A stunning novel about the transformative power of love, perfect for fans o f 13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher. Sixteen-year-old physics nerd Aysel is obsessed with plotting her own death . With a mother who can barely look at her without wincing, classmates who whisper behind her back, and a father whose violent crime rocked her small town, Aysel is ready to turn her potential energy into nothingness. There's only one problem: she's not sure she has the... View more info

Image for DADDY-LONG-LEGS

DADDY-LONG-LEGS

By: Webster, Jean

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Puffin: 1995

Seller ID: RWARE0000029160

ISBN: 0140374558

Condition: Very Good


This is the much-loved tale of Judy Abbott, a lively, endearing young girl growing up in an orphanage. Her dreams of college seem in vain until the un known benefactor offers to pay for her tuition. The only requirements are t hat she must write to him every month, and that she can never know who he i s. Judy's letters to him about life at college are full of her hopes and dr eams, troubles, and a growing friendship with the handsome Jervis Pendleton . With so much going on in her life, Judy can scarcely stop writing, and wh en she discovers who daddy long-legs is, there is a happily-ever-afte... View more info

Image for THE WAR OF THE WORLDS

THE WAR OF THE WORLDS

By: Wells, H. G.

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Sterling: 2007

Seller ID: RWARE0000037173

ISBN: 1402736886

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. Hot on the heels of the blockbuster film comes a version of H.G. Wells' chilling tale of alien invasion that every child can enjoy. It begins as the sky lights up with bright cylinders from Mars that look like falling stars-and continues as the Martians emerge from their vessels with machines of fire and deadly smoke. Wells's depiction of a city in panic-written in 1898-still remains shockingly contemporary. View more info

Image for WHY DO PEOPLE TAKE DRUGS

WHY DO PEOPLE TAKE DRUGS

By: Westcott, Patsy

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Hodder Children's Books: 2000

Seller ID: RWARE0000000188

ISBN: 0750227567

Condition: As New


Grade 5-7-These series titles feature colorful photos, bulleted lists, case -study text boxes, and quotes from individuals about these global problems. In Streets, Stearman begins by asking readers to imagine being homeless an d introduces the idea that there are different levels of homelessness. Seve n chapters discuss its causes, what it's like, available support, and possi ble solutions. The author blames society: poverty, high rents, discriminati ng landlords, etc. Students will find the title a good starting point when examining this complex issue. Older readers may prefer Ted Gottfried's... View more info

Image for THE IRON SCEPTRE

THE IRON SCEPTRE

By: White, John

Price: ¥250.00

Publisher: InterVarsity Press: 1983

Seller ID: RWARE0000000108

ISBN: 0877845891

Condition: Very Good


Wesley, Kurt, Lisa, and Mary aid the forces of good in the mythical kingdom of Anthropos and fight the evil witch, Mirmah. Sequel to "The Tower of Geb urah." View more info

HYENAS AND JACKALS

By: Whitlock, Ralph

Price: ¥350.00

Publisher: Main Line Book Co: 1981

Seller ID: RWARE0000005004

ISBN: 0853408475

Condition: Very Good/No DJ as Issued


View more info

Image for KIDS' NIGHT IN: ANTHOLOGY

KIDS' NIGHT IN: ANTHOLOGY

By: WILSON, JACQUELINE

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: HarperCollinsChildren'sBooks: 2003

Seller ID: RWARE0000040157

ISBN: 0007157983

Condition: Very Good


Children's anthology of brand new stories and poems with £1 for every copy sold going to the charity War Child. Jacqueline Wilson, Morris Gleitzman, Garth Nix, Brian Jacques, Annie Dalton, Jeremy Strong and many, many more. Introduction by Cat Deeley; afterword by Dermot O'Leary. Big name contributors for this bumper children's anthology published in aid of the charity WarChild: All material has been specially commissioned for the collection from: Philip Ardagh, Ros Asquith, Jessica Adams, Malorie Blackman, Georgia Byng, Eoin Colfer, Gillian Cross, Rachel Cohn, Marianne Curley, Annie Dalton... View more info

Image for TALES OF ST. AUSTIN'S (PUFFIN BOOKS)

TALES OF ST. AUSTIN'S (PUFFIN BOOKS)

By: Wodehouse, P.G.

Price: ¥850.00

Publisher: Puffin Books: 1978

Seller ID: RWARE0000010501

ISBN: 0140309942

Condition: Very Good


It scarcely seemed possible. And yet--Bradshaw was generally right. If he s aid he had a scheme for doing--though it was generally for not doing--somet hing, it rarely failed to come off. I thought of my sixpence, my only sixpe nce, and felt a distinct pang of remorse. After all, only the other day the chaplain had said how wrong it was to bet. By Jove, so he had. Decent man the chaplain. Pity to do anything he would disapprove of. I was on the poin t of recalling my wager, when before my mind's eye rose a vision of Bradsha w rampant and sneering, and myself writhing in my chair a crushed and ... View more info

Image for BROKEN SKY: ACT 1/PT.5 (BROKEN SKY S.)

BROKEN SKY: ACT 1/PT.5 (BROKEN SKY S.)

By: Wooding, Chris

Price: ¥300.00

Publisher: Scholastic Press: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000000190

ISBN: 0590660411

Condition: Near Fine


Ryushi is stunned when he finds out his father was a traitor to the throne, he had always brought them up to love and respect King Macaan. Kia has no such trouble. She spends her days practising her battle skills. Then some n ews reaches them and they know it's time to start fighting back. View more info

Image for PEACE, LOCOMOTION

PEACE, LOCOMOTION

By: Woodson, Jacqueline

Price: ¥550.00

Publisher: Putnam Juvenile: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000044877

ISBN: 039924655X

Condition: Near Fine/Near Fine


In excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlig hting. The spine remains undamaged. Twelve-year-old Lonnie is fi nally feeling at home with his foster family. But because heÂ's living apart from his little sister, Lili, he decides it 's his job to be the Â?remembererÂ?Â?and write down everything that happens while theyÂ're growing up. LonnieÂ's musings are bittersweet; heÂ's happy that he and Lili have new families, but though his new family brings him jo y, it also brings new worries. With a foster brother in the army, concepts like Peace have new meaning ... View more info

Image for THE UNITED NATIONS (LUCENT OVERVIEW)

THE UNITED NATIONS (LUCENT OVERVIEW)

By: Woog, Adam

Price: ¥700.00

Publisher: Lucent Books: 1994

Seller ID: RWARE0000030986

ISBN: 1560061456

Condition: Very Good


Discusses the founding of the United Nations, its peacekeeping, economic, s ocial, and environmental roles, and possibilities for the future. View more info

Image for A THIEF IN THE HOUSE OF MEMORY

A THIEF IN THE HOUSE OF MEMORY

By: Wynne-Jones, Tim

Price: ¥750.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2005

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000021888

ISBN: 0374374783

Condition: Fine/Fine


A crisp clean first edition (as stated)no markings throughout, not an ex-li b: When Declan Steeple was 10 and his sister was just a baby, his mother, Lindy, disappeared, searching for something better than the dusty family estate with its generations of clutter and memory. Now the Steeples live in a modern split-level down the hill from the Big House, but the mansion is still there, filled with a past that hides secrets. When a local man is found dead in the house, memories of Lindy and her unhappiness living there suddenly become a pressing weight on Dec, compounded by the fact that he and hi... View more info

Image for EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING

EVERYTHING, EVERYTHING

By: YOON, NICOLA

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Delacorte Press: 2015

Seller ID: RWARE0000046880

ISBN: 0385683677

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. The instant #1 New York Times bestseller--now a major motion picture starri ng Amandla Stenberg as Maddy and Nick Robinson as Olly. Risk everything . . . for love. What if you couldn't touch anything in the outside world? Never breathe in the fresh air, feel the sun warm your face . . . or kiss the boy next door? In Everything, Everything, Maddy is a girl who's literally allergic to the outside world, and Olly is the boy who moves in next door . . .... View more info

Image for FACE

FACE

By: Zephaniah, Benjamin

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc: 1999

Seller ID: RWARE0000041340

ISBN: 074754154X

Condition: Very Good


In this startling debut novel from Benjamin Zephaniah, the author tackles t he moving and compelling story of a young man, Martin, whose life is comple tely changed when his face is badly scarred in a joyriding accident. Brilli antly written with a real ear for dialogue, this is Benjamin Zepaniah break ing new boundaries. View more info

Image for REFUGEE BOY

REFUGEE BOY

By: Zephaniah, Benjamin

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Trafalgar Square: 1902

Seller ID: RWARE0000041319

ISBN: 0747550867

Condition: Very Good


Refugee Boy by Benjamin Zephaniah Walk in the shoes of Alem and you will learn what it's like to be a boy wit hout a country. Alem's father is Ethiopian and his mother Eritrean, and as long as these two countries are at war, Alem's family is not welcome in eit her place. So Alem's father does what at first seems unthinkable - he leave s Alem in England, alone, in the hope that he will find safety as a refugee . Though the Refugee Council in London takes Alem's case, through the legal processing, finding a foster family, and entering school, it is Alem's cou rageous and caring character that w... View more info

Image for MEMOIRS OF A TEENAGE AMNESIAC

MEMOIRS OF A TEENAGE AMNESIAC

By: Zevin, Gabrielle

Price: ¥600.00

Publisher: Farrar, Straus and Giroux: 2007

Edition: First

Seller ID: RWARE0000021891

ISBN: 0374349460

Condition: Near Fine/Fine


A crisp clean first edition no markings throughout, not an ex-lib: *Starred Review* Contemporary realism, set askew, is the silver streak of Zevin, whose Elsewhere (2005) depicted a teen's experiences in the afterlife. This equally sensitive, joyful novel, her second for YAs, tackles the slippery nature of human identity, deceptively tucked within a plot familiar from TV soaps. After high-school junior Naomi conks her head, she can't remember anything that happened since sixth grade. She is by turns mystified and startled by evidence of her present life, from the birth-control pills in her bed... View more info

Image for MEMOIRS OF A TEENAGE AMNESIAC: A NOVEL

MEMOIRS OF A TEENAGE AMNESIAC: A NOVEL

By: Zevin, Gabrielle

Price: ¥500.00

Publisher: Square Fish: 2009

Seller ID: RWARE0000043347

ISBN: 0312561288

Condition: Very Good


A copy that has been read, but is in excellent condition. Pages are intact and not marred by notes or highlighting. The spine remains undamaged. If Naomi had picked tails, she would have won the coin toss. She wouldn't have had to go back for the yearbook camera, and she wouldn't have hit her head on the steps. She wouldn't have woken up in an ambulance with amnesia. She certainly would have remembered her boyfriend, Ace. She might even have remembered why she fell in love with him in the first place. She would understand why her best friend, Will, keeps calling her "Chief." She'd get ... View more info