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Up a Road Slowly

Irene Hunt · Berkley; Reissue edition
Format: Paperback

After her mother's death, Julie goes to live with Aunt Cordelia, a spinster schoolteacher, where she experiences many emotions and changes as she grows from seven to eighteen.
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Walk on Earth a Stranger

Rae Carson · Greenwillow Books
Pages: 436
Format: Print book

A New York Times bestseller and National Book Award longlist selectionThe first book in a new trilogy from acclaimed New York Times bestselling author Rae Carson. A young woman with the magical ability to sense the presence of gold must flee her home, taking her on a sweeping and dangerous...
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The Stars Never Rise

Rachel Vincent · Delacorte Press
Pages: 368
Format: Library Binding

From RACHEL VINCENT, New York Times bestselling author, comes the first book in a new series about a girl who must join forces with rogue exorcists to save her sister and, ultimately, humanity. Sixteen-year-old Nina Kane should be worrying about her immortal soul, but she's too busy trying...
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Far from the Tree

Robin Benway · HarperTeen
Pages: 384
Format: Hardcover

Robin Benway's beautiful interweaving story of three very different teenagers connected by blood explores the meaning of family in all its forms - how to find it, how to keep it, and how to love it.Being the middle child has its ups and downs.But for Grace, an only child who was adopted...
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Once Upon a Kiss

Robin Palmer · Speak
Pages: 23
Format: Print book

"This smart romance has an ending that delivers and an upbeat narrator that will appeal to fans of Meg Cabot's The Princess Diaries."*It's 1986 and sixteen-year-old Zoe Brenner's world revolves around Depeche Mode, Judd Nelson, exercise-obsessed parents, and her best friend Jonah....
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The librarian of Auschwitz

Antonio Iturbe · Findaway World

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Shadow Run

Michael Miller · Delacorte Press
Pages: 400
Format: Print book

Firefly meets Dune in this action-packed sci-fi adventure about a close-knit, found family of a crew navigating a galaxy of political intrigue and resource-driven power games. Nev has just joined the crew of the starship Kaitan Heritage as the cargo loader. His captain, Qole, is the youngest-ever...
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Sword Art Online 3: Fairy Dance

Reki Kawahara · Yen On
Format: Book

Kirito has escaped Sword Art Online, the forbidden VRMMORPG of death, and returned to reality. He heads off to find his game partner and lover, Asuna Yuuki. But Asuna never made it back from the nightmare. Lost and desperate, Kirito's only clue to her virtual whereabouts is a mysterious...
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The whole thing together

Ann Brashares · Random House
Format: Audiobook

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Crash into You

Katie McGarry · Harlequin Enterprises
Pages: 484
Format: Hardcover

From acclaimed author Katie McGarry comes an explosive new tale of a good girl with a reckless streak, a street-smart guy with nothing to lose, and a romance forged in the fast lane The girl with straight As, designer clothes and the perfect life - that's who people expect Rachel Young...
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Character, Driven: A Novel

David Lubar · Tor Teen
Pages: 300
Format: Print book

Character, Driven is a powerful and hilarious coming-of-age novel for young adults by acclaimed author David Lubar. With only one year left of high school, seventeen-year-old Cliff Sparks is desperate to find a girlfriend and "come of age." But he's never had much luck with girls....
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Ten Miles One Way

Patrick Downes · Philomel Books
Pages: 208
Format: Print book

The powerful story of a mind at the edge of unraveling, held together by love and acceptance.Nest and Q walk through the city. Nest speaks and Q listens. Mile by mile, Nest tells Q about her life, her family, her past . . . and her Chimaera, the beast that preys on her mind and causes her to lose...
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The Game of Love and Death

Martha Brockenbrough · Arthur A. Levine Books
Pages: 352
Format: Hardcover

"Antony and Cleopatra. Helen of Troy and Paris. Romeo and Juliet. And now... Henry and Flora. For centuries Love and Death have chosen their players. They have set the rules, rolled the dice, and kept close, ready to influence, angling for supremacy. And Death has always won. Always....
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Weird Girl and What's His Name

Meagan Brothers · Three Rooms Press
Pages: 336
Format: Paperback

In the tiny podunk town of Hawthorne, North Carolina, seventeen-year-old geeks Lula and Rory share everything - sci-fi and fantasy fandom, Friday night binge-watching of old X-Files episodes, and that feeling that they don't quite fit in. Lula knows she and Rory have no secrets from...
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