New Arrivals · Teen Nonfiction

November 26, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Are social networking sites harmful?

November 25, 2014
Farmington Hills, Mich. : Greenhaven Press, a part of Gale/Cengage Learning, [2015]
94 pages ; 24 cm.
Social media data collection can lead to violations of privacy / Andre Oboler, Kristopher Welsh, and Lito Cruz -- People are willing to trade less privacy for access to social media / Kent Anderson -- Social media helps to fuel political reform / Serajul I. Bhuiyan -- Authoritarian regimes use social networks for repression / Joel Simon -- Social networks change government in numerous ways, for good and ill / Alexander B. Howard -- Social networking is addictive and can lead to psychological disorders / Larry D. Rosen, Nancy A. Cheever, and L. Mark Carrier -- Can Facebook help overcome shyness? / Michael S. Rosenwald -- Selfies are good for girls / Rachel Simmons -- OMG : social media may wreck your kid's writing / Ruth Campbell -- Social media helps students write better / Andrew Simmons.
A compendium of opinion on the effects of social networking, including privacy issues, political aspects, and educational perspectives.

Naruto

November 21, 2014
Kishimoto, Masashi, 1974-
San Francisco, CA : Viz, c2003-
v. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm.
Some vols. have: Shonen Jump Manga ed.
First published in Japan in 1999 by Shueisha Inc., Tokyo.

Fantastic Four

November 21, 2014
Robinson, James, 1972- author.
New York : Marvel, 2014-
v. : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contains material originally published in single magazine form.
Artists vary between volumes.
v. 1. The fall of the Fantastic Four -- v. 2. Original sin
Marvel's first family heads toward its darkest hour, but who's behind their downfall? It's the trial of the century and major turning point for the Fantastic Four!

G.I. Joe : a real American hero

November 21, 2014
Hama, Larry.
San Diego, CA : IDW Pub., c2011-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.

Sankarea

November 21, 2014
Hattori, Mitsuru, 1977- artist, author.
New York : Kodansha Comics, [2013]-
volumes : chiefly illustrations ; 19 cm
Printed in Japanese right-to-left format.
First published in Japan in 2010 by Kodansha Ltd., Tokyo.
After secretly creating a resurrection potion from hydrangea leaves for his beloved deceased cat, Bābu, zombie-obsessed high school student Chihiro Furuya decides to test his creation on Sanka Rea, a popular classmate and local heiress.

Miles Morales : the ultimate Spider-Man

November 21, 2014
Bendis, Brian Michael, author.
New York, NY : Marvel Worldwide, 2014-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Originally publised in single magazine form.
v. 1. Revival
Miles Morales, the ultimate Spider-Man, is back in action with a new status quo and a new outlook on life! It's the anniversary of Peter Parker's death, but as the world mourns the original Spider-Man, a gathering of Spidey's friends and foes reveal some shocking truths about Peter and his world! A big, big villain from Peter's past is alive and well...and about to turn New York upside down! Now, Miles must come face to face with the worst nightmare of the Spider-Man legacy: Norman Osborn, the Green Goblin...the man who killed Peter Parker...or did he? Plus, Miles has made a huge choice about the woman he loves. Will he live to regret it?

Justice League

November 18, 2014
Johns, Geoff, 1973-
New York, NY : DC Comics, c2012-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Originally published in single magazine form.
v. 1. Origin -- v. 2. The villian's journey -- v. 3. Throne of Atlantis -- v. 4. The grid
Individual superheroes band together and form the Justice League to battle a series of strange attacks on the Earth set in motion by Darkseid, an alien warlord.

Be smart about your career : college, income, and careers

November 17, 2014
Graham, Amy.
Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, Inc., [2014]
48 pages ; 24 cm.
Includes index.
Living your dream -- Money makes the world go 'round -- College : investing in your future -- How will I pay for college? -- Understanding income -- Take it further : be an entrepreneur -- Glossary -- Further reading (books and internet addresses) -- Do the math answer key -- Index.
"Examines college, income, and careers, including choosing the best post-secondary option and paying for college; identifying career interests, setting career goals, and planning how to achieve them; and understanding income, both earned and unearned"--Provided by publisher.

Be smart about investing : planning, saving, and the stock market

November 17, 2014
Kowalski, Kathiann M., 1955-
Berkeley Heights, NJ : Enslow Publishers, Inc., [2014]
48 pages : illustraitons ; 24 cm.
Includes index.
Why save? -- Saving securely -- Risky business -- Do your homework! -- The government's role -- Taking stock.
"Examines financial planning, saving, and investing, including basic methods to save money, various types of investments, strategies for investing, and the stock market"--Provided by publisher.

Batman, Detective Comics

November 14, 2014
Daniel, Tony S. (Antonio Salvador)
New York, NY : DC Comics, c2012-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Writers and artists vary between volumes.
Originally published in single magazine form.
v. 1. Faces of death -- v. 2. Scare tactics -- v. 3. Emperor penguin -- v. 4. The wrath

Every young woman's battle : guarding your mind, heart, and body in a sex-saturated world : workbook included

November 14, 2014
Ethridge, Shannon.
Colorado Springs, CO : Waterbrook Press, c2004.
xiv, 286 p. ; 21 cm.
Guides young women to make the right choices to maintain sexual purity, focusing on self-acceptance and the damaging influences of the over-sexualized media.

Alice in the Country of Clover. Knight's knowledge

November 4, 2014
QuinRose (Firm), author.
[Los Angeles] : Seven Seas Entertainment, LLC, [2014]-
volume : chiefly illustrations (some color) ; 21 cm
Translated from the Japanese.
"First published in Japan in 2012 by Ichijinsha Inc., Tokyo"--Title page verso.

Unbroken : an Olympian's journey from airman to castaway to captive

November 4, 2014
Hillenbrand, Laura.
New York : Delacorte Press, 2014.
307 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
Includes index.
"Adapted for young adults."

Because I am a girl : I can change the world

November 4, 2014
McCarney, Rosemary A., author.
©2014
95 pages : color illustrations, portraits ; 23 cm
Because I am a Girl is a global initiative from Plan International to end gender inequality, promote girls' rights and lift millions of girls out of poverty. This book illustrates the Because I am Girl call to change by telling stories of girls around the world.

Attack on Titan

October 31, 2014
Isayama, Hajime, 1986-, author, artist.
New York, N.Y. : Kodansha Comics, 2012-
v. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm.
Printed in Japanese right to left format.
First published in Japan in 2010 by Kodansha Ltd.
v. 1. The desperate battle begins! -- v. 2. Birth of a monster -- v. 3. Traitor -- v. 4. Humanity pushes back! -- v. 5. Can you go home again? -- v. 6. Titan on the hunt -- v. 7. Turning on their own -- v. 8. Blood on his hands -- v. 9. Humanity's worst nightmare -- v. 10. Fortress of blood -- v. 11. Do you think this world has a future? -- v. 12. The chase is on -- v. 13. No safe place left -- v. 14. Erwin's greatest gamble
For the past century, what's left of mankind has hidden in a giant, three-walled city, trapped in fear of the bizarre, giant humanoids known as the Titans. Little is known about where they came from or why they are bent on consuming human-kind, but the sudden appearance of an enormous Titan is about change everything.

Green Lantern

October 30, 2014
Johns, Geoff, 1973-
New York : DC Comics, c2012-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Originally published in single magazine form.
v. 1. Sinestro -- v. 2. The revenge of Black Hand -- v. 3. The end -- v. 4. Dark days
Washed-out pilot Hal Jordan is given a chance at redemption, but the helping hand is offered by arch-villain Sinestro, and the task asked of Hal is suicidal: he is to rescue the rogue Lantern's home planet from a murderous band assembled by Sinestro himself!

Guilty? : crime, punishment, and the changing face of criminal justice

October 30, 2014
Kanefield, Teri, 1960- author.
Boston : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2014]
ix, 134 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Crimes of opportunity: theft--or good luck? -- Another kind of bank robbery -- Cheating? Or lucking into a good deal? -- Race: changing attitudes and laws -- Deciding what is a danger to society -- Killing is a crime, except when it isn't -- Retribution: "an eye for an eye" -- Deterrence, or a warning to all -- The conveyor belt of justice -- Dolly Mapp and unreasonable searches -- The right to counsel -- Conveyor belts and obstacle courses -- Conclusion: thinking like a lawyer.

Fairy tail

October 28, 2014
Mashima, Hiro, 1977-
|3v. 13- : New York : Kodansha Comics.
v. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm.
Printed in Japanese right to left format.
Del Rey manga.
v. 1. The wicked side of wizardry -- v. 2. The book of secrets -- v. 3. Musical murders -- v. 4. "S" is for screwup -- v. 5. Gray-out -- v. 6. Demon rising -- v. 7. Guild war -- v. 8. Ultimate duel -- v. 9. Fading wizard -- v. 11. When checkmate means death! -- v. 12. The doomsday weapon -- v. 13. The doomsday weapon -- v. 14. The demon's rebirth -- v. 15. A team of dragons -- v. 16. A team of dragons (cont.) -- v. 17. With the lights out, it's less dangerous? -- v. 18. Nirvana rising -- v. 19. Killed by zero -- v. 20. One shall stand! One shall fall! -- v. 21. A parallel world -- v. 22. A royal double-cross -- v. 23. Dragon slaying -- v. 24. Premonitions & promotions -- v. 25. This ain't the SAT! -- v. 26. Master against master -- v. 27. That's the spirit? -- v. 28. Knock on wood -- v. 29. Pawns vs. Grandmaster -- v. 30. The black dragon and the end of fairy tail -- v. 31. Back to square one -- v. 32. An old rivalry rekindled -- v. 33. Defeats and evil portents -- v. 34. Castle crashing -- v. 35. Dragon slayer deathmatch -- v. 36. A dragon king's gruesome coronation -- v. 37. A reckless rescue -- v. 38. And the winner is... v. 39. Return of the dragons -- v. 40. Dragons vs. wizards -- v. 41. Fairy tots -- v. 42. Fight like a demon -- v. 43. Face off

Hawkeye

October 28, 2014
Fraction, Matt.
New York : Marvel, 2013-
volumes : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm.
Contains material originally published in magazine form.
Artists vary between volumes.
v. 1. My life as a weapon -- v. 2. Little hits -- v. 3. L.A. woman
Clint Barton, a.k.a. the self-made hero Hawkeye, fights for justice and good rooftop BBQs! And with Young Avenger Kate Bishop by his side, he's out to get some downtime from being one of Earth's mightiest heroes. This is the ongoing tale of the Arrow-Avenger; Barton and Bishop mean double the Hawkeye and double the trouble!

Ukraine : then and now

October 28, 2014
Stewart, Gail B. (Gail Barbara), 1949- author.
San Diego, CA : ReferencePoint Press, [2015]
80 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 25 cm.
A nation on the brink -- The most coveted land -- The politics of Ukraine -- The economy of Ukraine -- The social fabric of Ukraine -- The challenges ahead.

The superior Spider-Man

October 23, 2014
Slott, Dan.
New York, N.Y. : Marvel Worldwide, c2013-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Contains material originally published in magazine form.
v. 1. My own worst enemy -- v. 2. A troubled mind -- v. 3. No escape -- v. 4. Necessary evil -- v. 5. Superior venom -- v. 6. Goblin nation

Uncanny X-Men

October 23, 2014
Bendis, Brian Michael.
New York, NY : Marvel Worldwide, c2014-
v. : chiefly col. ill. ; 26 cm.
Contains material originally published in magazine form.
v. 1. Revolution -- v. 2. Broken

Dengeki Daisy

October 22, 2014
Motomi, Kyousuke.
San Francisco, Calif. : Viz Media, 2010-
v. : chiefly ill. ; 19 cm.
Printed in Japanese right to left format.
Originally published by Shogakukan Inc. in 2007.
After orphan Teru Kurebayashi loses her beloved older brother, she finds solace in the messages she exchanges with Daisy, an enigmatic figure who can only be reached through the cell phone her brother left her. Meanwhile, mysterious Tasuku Kurosaki always seems to be around whenever Teru needs help. Could Daisy be a lot closer than Teru thinks?

Careers as a commissioned sales representative

October 22, 2014
Mozer, Mindy.
New York : Rosen Publishing, 2014.
80 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm.
Advertising sales -- Retail sales -- Real estate sales -- Insurance sales -- Personal financial advising -- Other careers in commissioned sales.

Native elders : sharing their wisdom

October 22, 2014
Sigafus, Kim, author.
Summertown, Tennesse : 7th Generation, Native voices, [2014]
101 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
LaDonna Harris -- Ernest Siva -- Jacqueline Guest -- Percy Henry -- Nella Heredia -- Jim Northrup -- Judy Gingell -- Christine Jack -- Mark Bellcourt -- Bert Crowfoot -- Louva Dahozy -- Faith Davison.
Read the stories of Native elders whose lives spring from a time without television, computers or cell phones.

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