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Penguin/Puffin Diary of a Wimpy Kid 6 Cabin Fever Jeff Kinney, 2 more in Our Australian Girl series Meet Nellie Penny Matthews, Meet Alice Davina Bell ($14.95 pbk); Viking concluding the Leviathan trilogy Goliath Scott Westerfeld/Keith Thompson ($29.95); Razorbill Matched 2 Crossed Ally Condie ($19.95 pbk)

Random House has Vitals 2 Seizure Kathy Reichs, more about the Norse gods in Runelight Joanne Harris ($24.95 pbk), Nanny Piggins 6 The Pursuit of Justice R. A. Spratt ($15.95 pbk & new covers on nos 1-5)

HarperCollins Red dirt diary 2 Blue About Love Katrina Nannestad ($14.99 pbk), The Wicked Years Volume Four & Final Out of Oz Gregory Maguire (TPB $29.99)

Scholastic The 39 Clues--Cahills vs Vespers Book Two A King's Ransom Jude Watson ($17.99); Chicken House following The Maze Runner is No 2 The Scorch Trials James Dashner ($16.99 pbk)

Walker The Rosie Black Chronicles Book Two Equinox Lara Morgan ($24.95 pbk); Candlewick has Stoner & Spaz II Now Playing Ron Koertge ($24.95) and after Stork is Frost Wendy Delsol ($24.95)

Various The Prophecy 3 The Starkin Crown Kate Forsyth (Pan $18.99 pbk); Alone No 3 Quarantine James Phelan (Lothian $16.99 pbk)

Other Worldly but Fascinating

Many titles that would fit the above heading are for teens, but many are definitely for the more mature YA reader. Some to look out for include Random House Wolf Springs Chronicles Unleashed Nancy Holder/Debbie Viguire ($24.95 pbk), Meridian 2 Wildcat Fireflies Amber Kizer, Iron Witch Book II The Wood Queen Karen Mahoney ($18.95 pbk); Penguin Jessica Rules The Dark Side Beth Fantaskey ($19.95 pbk); Razorbill The Morganville Vampires Book Eleven Last Breath Rachel Caine ($16.95 pbk); HarperCollins sequel to Unearthly is Hallowed Cynthia Hand ($24.99 pbk), Short Story Collection Faery Tales & Nightmares Melissa Marr ($19.99 pbk); Harper Teen the Vampire Diaries Stefan's Diaries Vols 4 & 5 The Ripper, The Asylum ($16.99 pbk), The Hunters Vol 1: Phantom L. J. Smith ($19.99 pbk); Walker More Bloody Horowitz ($16.95 pbk) (Many are also available as e-books--check the publishers for details)

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