April in the CDO library:

    Join us to celebrate National Poetry Month,

    National Pet Day,

    or relax in the comfy Dorado chairs, 

    work on the library puzzle 

    or solve the daily chess puzzle.

    National poetry month national pet day

    april showers 

     comfy chairs   

       puzzle chess


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    Books to be ordered:

    Posted February 2024

    There goes the neighborhood by Adia, Jade

    Imogen, obviously by Albertalli, Becky

    Play the game by Allen, Charlene

    Actually super by Alsaid, Adi

    Money out loud: all the financial stuff no one taught us by Anat, Berna

    Julieta and the Romeos by Andreu, Maria E

    I loved you in another life by Arnold, David

    The blood years by Arnold, Elana K

    This is not a personal statement by Badua, Tracy

    Forgive me not by Baker, Jennifer

    Messenger: the legend of Muhammad Ali by Bernardin, Marc

    Warrior girl unearthed by Boulley, Angeline

    Promise boys by Brooks, Nick

    83 days in Mariupol: a war diary by Brown, Don

    Of all tribes: American Indians and Alcatraz by Bruchac, Joseph

    Reggie and Delilah's year of falling by Bryant, Elise

    Gather by Cadow, Kenneth M

    Plan A by Caletti, Deb

    Artifice by Cameron, Sharon

    Spin by Caprara, Rebecca

    Viva Lola Espinoza! by Ceron, Ella

    When you wish upon a lantern by Chao, Gloria

    Work with what you got by Clark, Zion

    For Lamb by Cline-Ransome, Lesa

    The Blackwoods by Colbert, Brandy

    Dear Medusa by Cole, Olivia A

    Liar's beach by Cotugno, Katie

    If I see you again tomorrow by Couch, Robbie

    Chloe and the Kaishao boys by Coyiuto, Mae

    Rosewood: a midsummer meet cute by DasGupta, Sayantani

    The king is dead by Dean, Benjamin

    Forget me not by Derrick, Alyson

    Those pink mountain nights by Ferguson, Jenny

    Where you see yourself by Forrest, Claire

    The quiet and the loud by Fox, Helena

    Friday I'm in love by Garrett, Camryn

    Promposal by Garrett, RaeChell

    Never ever getting back together by Gonzales, Sophie

    Throwback by Goo, Maurene

    Rez ball by Graves, Byron

    Check & mate by Hazelwood, Ali

    The chaperone by Hendrix, M

    Highly suspicious and unfairly cute by Hibbert, Talia

    Hockey girl loves drama boy by Hicks, Faith Erin

    My father, the panda killer (My Father) by Hoang, Jamie Jo

    True true by Hooper, Don P

    Salt the water by Iloh, Candice

    The dos and donuts of love by Jaigirdar, Adiba

    Invisible son by Johnson, Kim

    Change the game: a graphic novel by Kaepernick, Colin

    How to be a (young) antiracist by Kendi, Ibram X

    Sunshine: how one camp taught me about life, death, and hope by

    Krosoczka, Jarrett

    Ryan and Avery by Levithan, David

    Her radiant curse by Lim, Elizabeth

    Forever is now by Lockington, Mariama

    All that's left to say by Lord, Emery

    The Minus-One Club by Magoon, Kekla

    The fall of Whit Rivera by Maldonado, Crystal

    The Narrow by Marshall, Kate Alice

    Down came the rain by Mathieu, Jennifer

    We are all so good at smiling by McBride, Amber

    Enter the body by McCullough, Joy

    A long stretch of bad days by McGinnis, Mindy

    Michi challenges history: from farm girl to costume designer to relentless

    seeker of the truth: the life of Michi Weglyn by Mochizuki, Ken

    The jump by Morris, Brittney

    From here: a memoir by Mufleh, Luma

    Suddenly a murder by Munoz, Lauren

    All that it ever meant: a novel by Musariri, Blessing

    Only this beautiful moment by Nazemian, Abdi

    Running past dark by Nolan, Han

    Hidden systems: water, electricity, the internet, and the secrets behind

    systems we use every day by Nott, Dan

    Seven percent of Ro Devereux by O'Clover, Ellen

    Into the light by Oshiro, Mark

    Rubi Ramos's recipe for success by Parra, Jessica

    Family style: memories of an American from Vietnam by Pham, Thien

    Chasing Pacquiao by Pulido, Rod

    While you were dreaming by Rai, Alisha

    The Luis Ortega survival club by Reyes, Sonora

    Emmett by Rosen, Lev AC

    Your lonely nights are over by Sass, Adam

    All the fighting parts by Sawyerr, Hannah V

    6 times we almost kissed (and one time we did) by Sharpe, Tess

    I feed her to the beast and the beast is me by Shea, Jamison

    Impossible escape: a true story of survival and heroism in Nazi Europe by

    Sheinkin, Steve

    The next new Syrian girl by Shukairy, Ream

    Courage to dream: tales of hope in the Holocaust by Shusterman, Neal

    Accountable: the true story of a racist social media account and the

    teenagers whose lives it changed by Slater, Dashka

    Harvest House by Smith, Cynthia Leitich

    No boy summer: a novel by Spalding, Amy

    Chaos theory by Stone, Nic

    I am not alone by Stork, Francisco X

    Didn't see that coming by Sutanto, Jesse Q

    A whole song and dance by Tash, Sarvenaz

    We don't swim here by Tirado, Vincent

    Saints of the household by Tison, Ari

    She is a haunting by Tran, Trang Thanh

    Live your best lie by Weaver, Jessie

    Stateless by Wein, Elizabeth

    Their vicious games by Wellington, Joelle

    Borrow my heart by West, Kasie

    Last chance dance by Wilson, Lakita

    As you walk on by by Winters, Julian

    My flawless life by Woon, Yvonne

    Greymist Fair by Zappia, Francesca

    Just do this one thing for me: a novel by Zimmermann, Laura

    Nigeria Jones by Zoboi, Ibi Aanu

    Ab(solutely) normal: short stories that smash mental health stereotypes —

    Candlewick Press, 2023, 324p.

    The collectors: stories [KIR*SLJ*] [2024 PRINTZ AWARD]— Dutton Books,


    First-year orientation [BUL*] — Candlewick Press, 2023,

    Firsts and lasts: 16 stories from our world . . . and beyond! — Penguin

    Workshop, 2023

    The stolen heir: a novel of Elfhame (Stolen Heir) by Black, Holly

    Champion of fate (Heromaker, Book 1) by Blake, Kendare

    Silver in the bone (Silver in the Bone, Book 1) by Bracken, Alexandra

    Royal blood (Royal Blood, Book 1) by Carter, Aimee

    Huda F cares (Huda F) by Fahmy, Huda

    Chaos & flame by Gratton, Tessa

    The buried and the bound (Buried and the Bound Trilogy, Book 1) by Hassan,


    Threads that bind by Hatzopoulou, Kika

    What the river knows: a novel (Secrets of the Nile, Book 1) by Ibanez, Isabel

    Spice Road (Spice Road, Book 1) by Ibrahim, Maiya

    Nine liars by Johnson, Maureen

    The Isles of the Gods (Isles of the Gods, Book 1) by Kaufman, Amie

    Thieves' gambit by Lewis, Kayvion

    Stars and smoke (Stars and Smoke, Book 1) by Lu, Marie

    The Davenports (Davenports, Book 1) by Marquis, Krystal

    A British girl's guide to hurricanes and heartbreak by Namey, Laura Taylor

    Wish of the wicked (Fairy Godmother, Book 1) by Paige, Danielle

    Bittersweet in the Hollow by Pearsall, Kate

    Miles Morales: suspended (Miles Morales, Spider-Man, Book 2) by Reynolds,


    Divine rivals: a novel (Letters of Enchantment, Book 1) by Ross, Rebecca

    The tree and the river by Becker, Aaron