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The Chosen One: A First-Generation Ivy League Odyssey

Echo Brown - ‎Christy Ottaviano Books
Pages: Hardcover‏‎336
Format: Hardcover‏


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In Every Generation

Kendare Blake - ‎Disney-Hyperion
Format: Hardcover

A new Slayer for a new generation...Frankie Rosenberg is passionate about the environment, a sophomore at New Sunnydale High School, and the daughter of the most powerful witch in Sunnydale history. Her mom, Willow, is slowly teaching her magic on the condition that she use it to better...
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Love Somebody

Rachel Roasek
Pages: Hardcover‏‎368
Format: Hardcover‏

Sam Dickson is a charismatic actress, ambitious and popular with big plans for her future. Ros Shew is one of the smartest people in school -- but she's a loner, and prefers to keep it that way. Then there's Christian Powell, the darling of the high school soccer team. He's...
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Spin Me Right Round

David Valdes - ‎Bloomsbury YA
Format: Hardcover

All Luis Gonzalez wants is to go to prom with his boyfriend, something his "progressive" school still doesn't allow. Not after what happened with Chaz Wilson. But that was ages ago, when Luis's parents were in high school; it would never happen today, right? He's determined...
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The Midnight Girls

Alicia Jasinska - ‎Sourcebooks Fire
Pages: Hardcover‏‎352
Format: Hardcover‏

In a snow-cloaked kingdom, two wicked rivals secretly compete for the pure heart of a prince, only to discover they might be falling for each other.Karnawał season is a time for mischief and revelry. For the next few weeks, all will be wintry balls, glittery disguises, and nightly torch-lit...
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The Keeper of Night

Kylie Lee Baker - ‎Inkyard Press; Original edition
Format: Hardcover

"Sharp and seductive ... a fantasy with teeth." - Julie C. Dao, author of Forest of a Thousand LanternsA girl of two worlds, accepted by none ... A half Reaper, half Shinigami soul collector seeks her destiny in this haunting and compulsively readable dark fantasy duology set in 1890s...
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The Heartbreak Bakery

A. R. Capetta - ‎Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

"What's done is done."Unless, of course, it was done by my brownies. Then it's getting undone.Syd (no pronouns, please) has always dealt with big, hard-to-talk-about things by baking. Being dumped is no different, except now Syd is baking at the Proud Muffin, a queer...
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A Snake Falls to Earth

Darcie Little Badger - ‎Levine Querido
Format: Hardcover

Nina is a Lipan girl in our world. She's always felt there was something more out there. She still believes in the old stories.Oli is a cottonmouth kid, from the land of spirits and monsters. Like all cottonmouths, he's been cast from home. He's found a new one on the banks...
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Iron Widow

Xiran Jay Zhao - ‎Penguin Teen
Format: Hardcover

The boys of Huaxia dream of pairing up with girls to pilot Chrysalises, giant transforming robots that can battle the mecha aliens that lurk beyond the Great Wall. It doesn't matter that the girls often die from the mental strain. When 18-year-old Zetian offers herself up as a concubine-pilot,...
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Here's to Us

Becky Albertalli - Quill Tree Books
Format: Hardcover

Becky Albertalli and Adam Silvera reunite to continue the story of Arthur and Ben, the boys readers first fell for in the New York Times bestselling rom-com What If It's Us.Ben survived freshman year of college, but he's feeling more stuck than ever. His classes are a slog, his part-time...
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When We Were Them

Laura Taylor Namey - ‎Atheneum Books for Young Readers
Pages: Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 384
Format: Hardcover‏

When they were fifteen, Willa, Luz, and Britton's friendship was everything. When they were sixteen, they stood by each other no matter what. When they were seventeen, they went through the worst. And when they were eighteen, Willa ruined it all. Now, it's the week of graduation,...
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The Upper World

Femi Fadugba - ‎HarperTeen
Pages: Hardcover‏‎368
Format: Hardcover‏

If you had the chance to change your future, would you take it?Perfect for fans of Neal Shusterman and Jason Reynolds, this powerhouse, mind-bending YA debut follows two teens, a generation apart, whose fates collide across time - and outside of it. TodayDuring arguably the worst week of Esso's...
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How Not to Fall in Love

Jacqueline Firkins - ‎Clarion Books
Pages: Hardcover‏‎336
Format: Hardcover‏

Harper works in her mom's wedding shop, altering dresses for petulant and picky brides who are more focused on hemlines than love. After years of watching squabbles break out over wedding plans, Harper thinks romance is a marketing tool. Nothing more. Her best friend Theo is her opposite....
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You'll Be the Death of Me

Karen M. McManus - Delacorte Press
Format: Hardcover

Ivy, Mateo, and Cal used to be close. Now all they have in common is Carlton High and the beginning of a very bad day. Type A Ivy lost a student council election to the class clown, and now she has to face the school, humiliated. Heartthrob Mateo is burned out - he's been working two jobs...
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Freedom Swimmer

Wai Chim - ‎Scholastic Press
Pages: Hardcover‏‎256
Format: Hardcover‏

Ming survived the famine that killed his parents during China's "Great Leap Forward", and lives a hard but adequate life, working in the fields.When a group of city boys comes to the village as part of a Communist Party re-education program, Ming and his friends aren't...
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If This Gets Out: A Novel

Sophie Gonzales - ‎Wednesday Books
Pages: Hardcover‏‎416
Format: Hardcover‏

Eighteen-year-olds Ruben Montez and Zach Knight are two members of the boy-band Saturday, one of the biggest acts in America. Along with their bandmates, Angel Phan and Jon Braxton, the four are teen heartthrobs in front of the cameras and best friends backstage. But privately, the pressure...
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Into the Bloodred Woods

Martha Brockenbrough - ‎Scholastic Press
Format: Hardcover

Happily ever after is a lie.Once upon a time there was a kingdom, and a forest that liked to eat men, and a girl who would change everything, but not alone ...Except --There's no such thing as once upon a time.In a faraway land, populated by were beasts and surrounded by a powerful...
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Roxy

Neal Shusterman - Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

The freeway is coming. It will cut the neighborhood in two. Construction has already started, pushing toward this corridor of condemned houses and cracked concrete with the momentum of the inevitable. Yet there you are, in the fifth house on the left, fighting for your life. Ramey, I. The victim...
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The Reckless Kind

Carly Heath - ‎Soho Teen
Pages: Hardcover‏‎336
Format: Hardcover‏

It's 1904 on an island just west of Norway, and Asta Hedstrom doesn't want to marry her odious betrothed, Nils. But her mother believes she should be grateful for the possibility of any domestic future, given her single-sided deafness, unconventional appearance, and even stranger...
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Sway with Me

Syed M. Masood
Format: Hardcover

Arsalan has learned everything he knows from Nana, his 100-year-old great-grandfather. This includes the fact that when Nana dies, Arsalan will be completely alone in the world, except for his estranged and abusive father. So he turns to Beenish, the step-daughter of a prominent matchmaker,...
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We Light Up the Sky

Lilliam Rivera - ‎Bloomsbury YA
Format: Hardcover

Pedro, Luna, and Rafa may attend Fairfax High School together in Los Angeles, but they run in separate spheres. Pedro is often told that he's "too much" and seeks refuge from his home life in a local drag bar. Luna is pretending to go along with the popular crowd but is still...
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The Nobleman's Guide to Scandal and Shipwrecks

Mackenzi Lee - Katherine Tegen Books
Pages: 464
Format: Hardcover

Return to the enchanting world of the Montague siblings in the finale to the New York Times bestselling and Stonewall Honor-winning series, featuring a teenage Adrian Montague as he desperately seeks the now adult Monty and Felicity -- the older siblings he never knew he had.The sole heir...
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You've Reached Sam: A Novel

Dustin Thao - ‎Wednesday Books
Pages: Hardcover ‏ : ‎ 304
Format: Hardcover‏

How do you move forward when everything you love in on the line?Seventeen-year-old Julie has her future all planned out -- move out of her small town with her boyfriend Sam, attend college in the city, spend a summer in Japan. But then Sam dies. And everything changes. Desperate to hear...
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Margot Mertz Takes It Down

Carrie McCrossen - ‎Viking Books for Young Readers
Pages: Hardcover‏‎384
Format: Hardcover‏

For the right price, high school junior Margot Mertz will go to the ends of the internet to remove your nip-slip, dick pic, or embarrassing DM. At least that's what it says on her business card. Margot founded a now notorious company that helps students, teachers, even a local weatherman,...
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Hunting by Stars

Cherie Dimaline - ‎Amulet Books
Format: Hardcover

Years ago, when plagues and natural disasters killed millions of people, much of the world stopped dreaming. Without dreams, people are haunted, sick, mad, unable to rebuild. The government soon finds that the Indigenous people of North America have retained their dreams, an ability rumored...
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Wild Tongues Can't Be Tamed: 15 Voices from the Latinx Diaspora

Saraciea J. Fennell


In Wild Tongues Can't Be Tamed, bestselling and award-winning authors as well as up-and-coming voices interrogate the different myths and stereotypes about the Latinx diaspora. These fifteen original pieces delve into everything from ghost stories and superheroes, to

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Within These Wicked Walls: A Novel

Lauren Blackwood - ‎Wednesday Books
Format: Hardcover

Andromeda is a debtera -- an exorcist hired to cleanse households of the Evil Eye. She would be hired, that is, if her mentor hadn't thrown her out before she could earn her license. Now her only hope of steady work is to find a Patron -- a rich, well-connected individual who will vouch...
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Aristotle and Dante Dive into the Waters of the World

Benjamin Alire Sáenz - Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

In Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, two boys in a border town fell in love. Now, they must discover what it means to stay in love and build a relationship in a world that seems to challenge their very existence. Ari has spent all of high school burying who he really...
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Gilded

Marissa Meyer - Feiwel & Friends
Format: Hardcover

Long ago cursed by the god of lies, a poor miller's daughter has developed a talent for spinning stories that are fantastical and spellbinding and entirely untrue.Or so everyone believes.When one of Serilda's outlandish tales draws the attention of the sinister Erlking and his undead...
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Little Thieves

Margaret Owen
Format: Hardcover

Once upon a time, there was a horrible girl...Vanja Schmidt knows that no gift is freely given, not even a mother's love -- and she's on the hook for one hell of a debt. Vanja, the adopted goddaughter of Death and Fortune, was Princess Gisele's dutiful servant up until a year...
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Our Way Back to Always

Nina Moreno
Format: Hardcover

Luisa (Lou) Patterson grew up across the street from Sam Alvarez in the small, quirky town of Port Coral. They used to be inseparable - spending every holiday together, shooting silly YouTube videos, and rescuing stray cats. But then middle school happened, including the most disastrous...
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Just Ash

Sol Santana - ‎Carolrhoda Lab ®
Format: Hardcover

Ashley "Ash" Bishop has always known who he is: a guy who loves soccer, has a crush on his friend Michelle, and is fascinated by the gruesome history of his hometown -- Salem, Massachusetts. He's also always known that he's intersex, born with both male and female genitalia....
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You Can Go Your Own Way

Eric Smith
Format: Hardcover

"A sweetly charming love story that leaves the reader with a lasting sense of hope." - Nicola Yoon, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Everything, Everything and The Sun Is Also a Star"The perfect novel to snuggle up with." - Emily Henry, New York Times bestselling...
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Terciel and Elinor

Garth Nix - Katherine Tegen Books
Format: Hardcover

Bestselling novelist Garth Nix returns to the Old Kingdom for the never-before-told love story of Sabriel's parents, Tericel and Elinor, and the charter magic that brought them together - and threatened to tear them apart. A long-awaited prequel to a classic fantasy series.In the Old Kingdom,...
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Why We Fly

Kimberly Jones - ‎Sourcebooks Fire
Format: Hardcover

From the New York Times bestselling authors of I'm Not Dying with You Tonight comes a story about friendship, privilege, sports, and protest.With a rocky start to senior year, cheerleaders and lifelong best friends Eleanor and Chanel have a lot on their minds. Eleanor is still in physical...
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Bluebird

Sharon Cameron - ‎Scholastic Press
Format: Hardcover

Author of Reese's Book Club YA Pick The Light in Hidden Places, Sharon Cameron, delivers an emotionally gripping and utterly immersive thriller, perfect for fans of Ruta Sepetys's Salt to the Sea.In 1946, Eva leaves behind the rubble of Berlin for the streets of New York City, stepping...
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For All Time

Shanna Miles - ‎Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Tamar is a musician, a warrior, a survivor. Fayard? He's a pioneer, a hustler, a hopeless romantic. Together, Tamar and Fayard have lived a thousand lives, seen the world build itself up from nothing only to tear itself down again in civil war. They've even watched humanity take...
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Time Will Tell

Barry Lyga - Little, Brown Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Four teens have dug up the time capsule that their parents buried in 1986 and never bothered to recover. But in addition to the expected ephemera of mixtapes, Walkmans, photographs, letters, toys, and assorted junk, Elayah, Liam, Marcie, and Jorja discover something sinister: a hunting...
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The Heartbreak Bakery

A. R. Capetta - ‎Candlewick
Format: Hardcover

"What's done is done."Unless, of course, it was done by my brownies. Then it's getting undone.Syd (no pronouns, please) has always dealt with big, hard-to-talk-about things by baking. Being dumped is no different, except now Syd is baking at the Proud Muffin, a queer...
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Vespertine

Margaret Rogerson - ‎Margaret K. McElderry Books
Format: Hardcover

The dead of Loraille do not rest. Artemisia is training to be a Gray Sister, a nun who cleanses the bodies of the deceased so that their souls can pass on; otherwise, they will rise as spirits with a ravenous hunger for the living. She would rather deal with the dead than the living, who trade...
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The City Beautiful

Aden Polydoros - ‎Inkyard Press; Original edition
Format: Hardcover

"The City Beautiful is the haunting, queer Jewish historical thriller of my darkest dreams." - Dahlia Adler, creator of LGBTQ Reads and editor of That Way Madness LiesDeath lurks around every corner in this unforgettable Jewish historical fantasy about a city, a boy, and the shadows...
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Things We Couldn't Say

Jay Coles - ‎Scholastic Press
Format: Hardcover

From one of the brightest and most acclaimed new lights in YA fiction, a fantastic new novel about a bi Black boy finding first love . . . and facing the return of the mother who abandoned his preacher family when he was nine.There's always been a hole in Gio's life. Not because...
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White Smoke

Tiffany D Jackson - Katherine Tegen Books
Format: Book

Marigold is running from ghosts. The phantoms of her old life keep haunting her, but a move with her newly blended family from their small California beach town to the embattled Midwestern city of Cedarville might be the fresh start she needs. Her mom has accepted a new job with the Sterling...

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All These Bodies

Kendare Blake - Quill Tree Books
Format: Hardcover

Sixteen bloodless bodies. Two teenagers. One impossible explanation. In this edge-of-your-seat mystery from #1 New York Times bestselling author Kendare Blake, the truth is as hard to believe as it is to find. Summer 1958. A gruesome killer plagues the Midwest, leaving behind a trail of bodies...
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Idol Gossip

Alexandra Leigh Young - ‎Walker Books US
Format: Hardcover

Every Friday after school, seventeen-year-old Alice Choy and her little sister, Olivia, head to Myeongdong to sing karaoke. Back in San Francisco, when she still had friends and earthly possessions, Alice took regular singing lessons. But since their diplomat mom moved them to Seoul, her only...
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The Jasmine Project

Meredith Ireland - ‎Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
Format: Hardcover

Jasmine Yap's life is great. Well, it's okay. She's about to move in with her long-time boyfriend, Paul, before starting a nursing program at community college - all of which she mostly wants. But her stable world is turned upside down when she catches Paul cheating. To her giant,...
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Bad Witch Burning

Jessica Lewis - Delacorte Press
Format: Hardcover

Katrell can talk to the dead. And she wishes it made more money. She's been able to support her unemployed mother - and Mom's deadbeat-boyfriend-of-the-week - so far, but it isn't enough. Money's still tight, and to complicate things, Katrell has started to draw attention....
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Enola Holmes and the Black Barouche

Nancy Springer - Wednesday Books
Format: Hardcover

Enola Holmes is the much younger sister of her more famous brothers, Sherlock and Mycroft. But she has all the wits, skills, and sleuthing inclinations of them both. At fifteen, she's an independent young woman--after all, her name spelled backwards reads 'alone'--and living...
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My Contrary Mary

Cynthia Hand
Format: Hardcover


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