Threatened

Title: Threatened Author: Eliot Schrefer Genre: Fiction / Middle and High School Publisher: Scholastic Release Date: 2014 Pages: 278 pp. “Luc is an orphan, living in debt slavery in Gabon, until he meets a Professor who claims to be studying chimpanzees, and they head off into the jungle–but when the Professor disappears, Luc has to…

Blue Gold

Title: Blue Gold Author: Stewart, Elizabeth Genre: Fiction, Middle, High School Publisher: Annick Press Release Date: 2014 Pages: 296 pp. Source: ISBN 978-1-55451-635-3 “Coltan, or “blue gold,” is a rare mineral used in making cell phones and computers. Across continents, the lives of three teen girls are affected by the “blue gold” trade.Sylvie’s family had…