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Our Stories, Our Voices: 21 YA Authors Get Real About Injustice, Empowerment, and Growing Up Female in America

Amy Lynn Reed · Simon Pulse
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

From Amy Reed, Ellen Hopkins, Amber Smith, Sandhya Menon, and more of your favorite YA authors comes an anthology of essays that explore the diverse experiences of injustice, empowerment, and growing up female in America.This collection of twenty-one essays from major YA authors - including...
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The book of dust : la belle sauvage

Philip Pullman · Findaway World

This book is set ten years before The Golden Compass and tells the story of how Lyra came to be living at Jordan College.
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Conquer Negative Thinking for Teens: A Workbook to Break the Nine Thought Habits That Are Holding You Back

Mary Karapetian Alvord PhD · Instant Help
Pages: 168
Format: Paperback

You aren't what you think! For teens with negative thinking habits, a licensed psychologist and a health journalist offers cognitive restructuring - a simple and effective cognitive behavioral approach to help you break free from the nine most common negative thinking habits that typically...
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Divas Don't Cry

NI-NI SIMONE · Dafina
Pages: 288
Format: Paperback

"Simone and Abrams really know how to bring the entertaining drama." - RT Book ReviewsWhen the celebrity spotlight burns too hot to handle, Hollywood's elite Pampered Princesses battle for the ultimate crown. But once their secrets are exposed, who will be the last teen diva...
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The Walls Around Us

Nova Ren Suma · Algonquin
Pages: 323
Format: Print book

"Ori's dead because of what happened out behind the theater, in the tunnel made out of trees. She's dead because she got sent to that place upstate, locked up with those monsters. And she got sent there because of me."On the outside, there's Violet, an eighteen-year-old dancer...
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It Should Have Been You

LYNN SLAUGHTER · Page Street Kids
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

"A solid whodunit for genre fans." -- Kirkus ReviewsLiving in her sister's shadow has never been more dangerous. Five months ago, Clara Seibert's twin sister was murdered. Struggling under the weight of newfound and unwanted attention, the only thing that makes Clara...
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Crazy Messy Beautiful

Carrie Arcos · Philomel Books
Pages: 320
Format: Print book

From National Book Award finalist Carrie Arcos--a fresh take on happily ever after, and friendship, that is anything but a love story.When your namesake is Pablo Neruda - the greatest love poet of all time - finding "the one" should be easy. After all, sixteen-year-old aspiring...
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Summer Unscripted

Jen Klein · Random House Books for Young Readers
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

A summer romance about missed connections and how not to miss out on the love of your life. For fans of Deb Caletti, Sarah Dessen, and Jenny Han. Girl looks for a sign. Enter: boy. Rainie doesn't have a "passion" like her friends do. She's more of a dabbler - quick to give...
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Unbroken: 13 Stories Starring Disabled Teens

Marieke Nijkamp · Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Pages: 320
Format: Hardcover

This anthology explores disability in fictional tales told from the viewpoint of disabled characters, written by disabled creators. With stories in various genres about first loves, friendship, war, travel, and more, Unbroken will offer today's teen readers a glimpse into the lives of disabled...
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Ruin and Rising

Leigh Bardugo · Henry Holt and Company, 2014.
Pages: 422
Format: Print book

The capital has fallen. The Darkling rules Ravka from his shadow throne. Now the nation's fate rests with a broken Sun Summoner, a disgraced tracker, and the shattered remnants of a once-great magical army. Deep in an ancient network of tunnels and caverns, a weakened Alina must submit...
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