• Chloé, qui travaille comme baby-sitter, s'occupe de Jessy, la fille de l'entrepreneur Trevor Blake, qui sera assassiné dans des circonstances étranges. L'arrestation de David Mitchell, jeune militant autochtone et suspect tout trouvé, ne satisfait pas Chloé et elle fera donc parallèlement enquête, malgré l'absence de preuves. Chloé finira par se retrouver en très fâcheuse posture, et le mystère s'éclaircira aussitôt grâce à une simple photo. L'intrigue est bien menée et le dénouement surprenant, la mort de Blake n'ayant aucun rapport avec les tensions intercommunautaires.

  • 7 petits-fils, 7 missions, 7 destins, 7 romans À la mort de leur grand-père, DJ, Steve, Spencer, Bunny, Webb, Adam et Rennie reçoivent chacun en héritage une mission. L'occasion pour eux d'en savoir un peu plus sur leur grand-père mais aussi sur eux-mêmes.Rennie n'a rencontré qu'une seule fois son grand-père mais il a, lui aussi, une mission à accomplir : se rendre en Islande et retrouver les traces d'un ange, une femme qui aurait sauvé son grand-père après le crash de son avion. Une fois sur place, les difficultés se multiplient pour Rennie : Son guide n'est pas disponible et il doit composer avec le mauvais caractère de Byjna, sa fille. Et que cherche à lui communiquer le vieux Sigurdur à propos de son grand-père ? Quelle tragique épreuve a connu la famille de Bryjna ? Une chose est vraie : on ne peut jamais se fier aux apparences...L'ouvrage original a été publié sous le titre Close to the Heel.

  • Robyn se porte encore au secours des animaux et, une fois de plus, elle a des ennuis... Elle se fait dérober son sac à dos et risque sa vie en voulant le récupérer! Elle n'est pas la seule à poursuivre son voleur, et ceux qui le recherchent n'ont pas l'air de plaisanter. Il y a quelques jours, dix-neuf immigrants clandestins venant de Chine ont été trouvés morts dans un conteneur sur les quais du port. Ceux qui ont survécu ne sont pas sortis d'affaire pour autant: ils doivent faire face aux Têtes de serpent, des passeurs qui pratiquent le trafic d'êtres humains. Quel est donc le rôle de Nick, le petit ami de Robyn, dans cette sombre histoire?

  • Robyn Hunter se retrouve mêlée à la disparition de sa camarade de classe Trisha. Celle-ci fugue souvent au moindre problème, mais finit toujours par rentrer à la maison. Cette fois, pourtant, Trisha semble bel et bien s'être évaporée dans l'univers clandestin des jeunes de la rue. Se sentant responsable du sort de Trisha, Robyn entreprend d'élucider le mystère. En parallèle, le père de Robyn, qui dirige une agence de sécurité privée, mène une enquête à propos d'une sinistre histoire de fraude.

  • Robyn participe à la pièce de théâtre que met en scène madame Denholm, une nouvelle enseignante. Lorsque celle-ci reçoit un sinistre colis contenant une poupée démembrée, Robyn se demande bien qui en est l'expéditeur. Melissa Denholm serait-elle victime d'intimidation? Le passé de la jeune femme refait peu à peu surface et Robyn se découvre un lien inattendu avec sa prof. Des incidents dramatiques dont Robyn est témoin perturbent de plus en plus Melissa. Qui donc la terrorise à ce point? Est-ce vraiment l'oeuvre de son ex-copain, lui qui présente pourtant un parcours en apparence sans faille? Une autre intrigante aventure de Robyn Hunter.

  • Tout a commencé quand la photo de Zanny fut publiée dans le journal. Pourquoi tant de personnes s'intéressent soudainement à Zanny? Qui était vraiment son père? Comment reconnaître les vraies des fausses identités de tous ces gens qui tournent autour d'elle? Un thriller haletant.

  • Mick a quinze ans et il ne veut plus rien savoir de son père! Dan Standish a passé plus de temps en prison qu'en liberté. Abandonné à la ferme où son père a grandi, pour un temps indéterminé, Mick en veut tellement à celui-ci qu'il jure de ne plus le voir! Cependant, il apprend graduellement les raisons pour lesquelles les membres de sa famille en veulent tant à son père, et surtout, que son père n'est pas aussi mauvais qu'on pourrait le penser...

  • Jojo's back, released from jail, and people are tense and afraid all over again. They wonder if his friends will start showing up again. They wonder if they'll be walking down the street one day and they'll run into Jojo and Jojo will give them attitude or shove them around, just for fun. Jojo's friends have a way of making it hard--really hard--on people who decide to press charges against Jojo. Those people just wish Jojo would go away and never come back. Then there are the people who have hate in their hearts. These people wish something bad would happen to Jojo. Something really bad. Ardell Withrow is one of those people.
    Also available in Spanish.

  • When his step-father Phil is shot dead in an apparent robbery, David becomes the prime suspect. Where was David that night, and what does he know about Phil?

  • Josh had been living in a group home after being ratted out by Scott, his one-time best friend. Now he has moved in with his brother and overbearing sister-in-law and has been sent to a class designed to teach him to deal with his anger. When an old enemy continues to push his buttons and Scott appears to be up to his old tricks, Josh struggles to control his temper. Framed for a crime he didn't commit, it will take all of his new-found strength to keep his cool-and his freedom.
    Also available in Spanish.

  • I, Witness

    Norah Mcclintock

    In a dark back alley, Boone and Andre witness a violent murder, and agree not to mention it. But the killers have different ideas and come after Boone and his friends, killing two of them. Boone is desperate to save himself but realizes to do so he will need to face the violent act in his past that continues to haunt him.
    Told in Norah McClintock's trademark suspenseful style and with spare black-and-white illustrations from Mike Deas, this compelling graphic novel looks into the darkness and forces us to face our deepest fears.

  • Luego de que su ex mejor amigo, Scott, lo delatara, Josh tuvo que mudarse a un hogar comunitario. Ahora se ha mudado con su hermano y su autoritaria cuñada, y tiene que tomar una clase para manejar su ira. Cuando un enemigo de su pasado comienza a presionarlo de nuevo y parece que Scott va a volver a las andadas, Josh lucha por controlarse. Acusado de un crimen que no cometió, va a tener que hacer uso de su nueva fortaleza para mantener la calma...y su libertad.
    Josh had been living in a group home after being ratted out by Scott, his one-time best friend. Now he has moved in with his brother and overbearing sister-in-law and has been sent to a class designed to teach him to deal with his anger. When an old enemy continues to push his buttons and Scott appears to be up to his old tricks, Josh struggles to control his temper. Framed for a crime he didnít commit, it will take all of his new-found strength to keep his cool and his freedom.

  • Colin obtient un emploi de nettoyeur de graffitis dans un beau quartier. Il craint d'être la cible d'un gang, mais ne s'attend pas être à soupçonné de complicité dans une série de cambriolages. Colin n'a rien fait de mal, mais sa présence sur les lieux de divers crimes le rend suspect aux yeux des policiers. Pour prouver son innocence, il devra résoudre lui-même l'énigme des cambriolages.
    When Colin accepts the job to clean up the graffiti in an upscale neighborhood he worries that he might be targeted by gangs. But he didn't expect to become a suspect in a series of robberies. Every time he is sent to clean up graffiti, the police are nearby investigating a crime. Colin knows he's done nothing wrong, but even he acknowledges his presence at the crime scenes looks suspicious. The only way he can clear his name is to figure what is really going on.

  • Jojo ha regresado, recién liberado de la cárcel, y los vecinos están otra vez tensos y asustados. Todos se preguntan si algún día andarán caminando por ahí y se toparán con Jojo, que los tratará mal o abusará de ellos por pura diversión. Ellos desearían que Jojo se fuera lejos y que no volviera nunca más. Pero hay otros que quisieran que algo malo le pasara a Jojo. Algo de verdad muy malo.
    Ardell Withrow es uno de ellos.

    Jojo's back from jail, and people are tense and afraid all over again. They wonder if his friends will start showing up again. They wonder if they'll be walking down the street one day and they'll run into Jojo and Jojo will give them attitude or shove them around, just for fun. Jojo's friends have a way of making it hard-really hard-on people who decide to press charges against Jojo. Those people just wish Jojo would go away and never come back. Then there are the people who have hate in their hearts. These people wish something bad would happen to Jojo. Something really bad.
    Ardell Withrow is one of those people.

  • Tegan was in the backseat when her two best friends were gunned down in front of her. Was it an argument over drugs? An ongoing feud? Or something more random? Tegan says she didn't see who did it. Or know why. Nobody will believe her. Not the police; not her friends; not the families of the victims; and not even Kelly, her own sister. Is she afraid that the killer will come back? Or does she know more than she is saying?
    Shunned at school and feeling alone, Tegan must sort through her memories and try to decide what is real and what is imagined. And in the end she must decide whether she has the strength to stand up and do the right thing.

  • Cleanup

    Norah Mcclintock

    Connie Suarez, downsized from her job as a legal secretary, is working as a maid. She's getting used to picking up after people and putting their lives in order. But she is not prepared for the mess that awaits her when she arrives at work one morning to find her employer dead on the floor of his bedroom. Connie's co-worker Maria, an illegal alien from Colombia, quickly becomes the prime suspect in his murder.
    When Maria begs her for help, Connie cannot refuse. As she tries to discover what really happened, she learns that Maria has been keeping a number of things from her. Now Connie can't decide who or what to believe. And that's not the worst of it. Connie soon realizes that she herself is also a potential target for violence. The question now is, will she be able to clean up the mess that Maria is in without getting killed herself?

  • Ethan lives in a foster home, struggling to put his life on the right track. Involved in a photography program for at-risk kids, he finds himself threatened again and again by someone who wants his camera. What does Ethan know? And what is on his camera that someone is willing to kill for? Struggling to stay out of trouble and solve the mystery, he discovers he has all the answers. He just has to figure out the questions.
    Also available in French.

  • Quentin and JD have been friends forever. Even after JD gets in trouble Quentin stands by him. Hanging out together Quentin learns JD has a gun and when they are caught in a robbery JD uses the gun—with deadly results. Trying to cover up the crime and escape detection, Quentin gets in even deeper than he expected and learns that the only person he can trust is himself. Especially when his freedom—and his future—is at stake.

  • Riding the wrong way up a one-way street, Kenzie takes his eyes off the road and hits a pedestrian. And not just any pedestrian. It's his ex-girlfriend, Stassi. Was this a freak accident? Or something more sinister? And when the police come to talk to him, it becomes clear that everyone thinks he had a reason to hurt her. Kenzie ends up in a fight to prove his innocence, even as he begins to question it himself.

  • Remy has just been released from juvenile detention and is back in his old neighborhood. He went away because he severely assaulted a guy who insulted his girlfriend—Asia. As a white boy dating an immigrant, Remy has had to take a lot of the inbred racism that exists in the inner-city—from strangers, his family and even the police. When the white kids and the "outsiders" start scrapping over the local basketball court, Remy is caught between sticking up for his friends and siding with Asia, who is now seeing Marcus—the leader of the other group.

  • When Colin accepts the job to clean up the graffiti in an upscale neighborhood he worries that he might be targeted by gangs. But he didn't expect to become a suspect in a series of robberies. Every time he is sent to clean up graffiti, the police are nearby investigating a crime. Colin knows he's done nothing wrong, but even he acknowledges his presence at the crime scenes looks suspicious. The only way he can clear his name is to figure out what is really going on.
    Also available in French.

  • Ethan vit dans une famille d'accueil et s'efforce de rester dans le droit chemin. Enrôlé dans un programme de photographie pour jeunes, il se trouve menacé à plusieurs reprises par quelqu'un qui veut s'emparer de son appareil photo. Que sait Ethan? Pour quelles images quelqu'un serait-il prêt à tuer? Ethan tente de résoudre le mystère tout en évitant les ennuis. Il découvre qu'il a toutes les réponses. Il ne lui reste plus qu'à découvrir les questions.
    Ethan lives in a foster home, struggling to put his life on the right track. Involved in a photography program for at-risk kids, he finds himself threatened again and again by someone who wants his camera. What does Ethan know? And what is on his camera that someone is willing to kill for? Struggling to stay out of trouble and solve the mystery, he discovers he has all the answers, he just has to figure out the questions.

  • Taken

    Norah Mcclintock

    Two girls have recently disappeared near the town where Stephanie lives. She is concerned but is sure that it could never happen to her. But then it does. Tied up and alone far from home, she manages to escape her captor and run for her life. But she is in the middle of nowhere, with no food, no shelter and no way home. And worst of all, she has run away before, so she is sure that the police will not take her disappearance seriously. She will need to save herself, calling on lessons learned from her grandfather and an inner strength she never thought she had.

  • At first Kaz intends to help the old lady who's fallen in the park. But then he starts thinking about how he never gets what he wants. The next thing he knows, he's running away with her purse. The purse contains only five dollars and a battered watch. When Kaz learns who the old woman is and where the watch came from, he begins to understand consequences in a new way.

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