Teen Books

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What are my rights? : Q&A about teens and the law / Tom A. Jacobs, J.D.
Accessible, straightforward answers to more than 100 questions about teens' legal rights and responsibilities. "Can I be prosecuted for comments I make online?" "What are my rights as an undocumented teen?" "When can I get a tattoo?" These questions--and …
You and your gender identity : a guide to discovery / Dara Hoffman-Fox, LPC
"are you wrestling with questions surrounding your gender that just don't seem to go away? Do you want answers to questions about your gender identity, but aren't sure how to get started? In this ground breaking guide, Dara Hoffman-Fox...helps you navig…
You must not miss / Katrina Leno.
"When seventeen-year-old Magpie Lewis discovers a magical world in her backyard, she uses it and its powers to enact her revenge on all those who have wronged her"--Provided by publisher.
When summer ends / Jessica Pennington.
Aiden, former star pitcher and golden boy of Riverton, and Olivia, whose life is falling apart, connect during the last summer of high school as both seek a new direction.
Waiting for Fitz / Spencer Hyde.
Hospitalized for her OCD, Addie Foster and her new schizophrenic friend, seventeen-year-old Fitzgerald Whitman IV, escape the psychiatric ward and undertake a journey to find the elusive--and endangered--bird, the Kirtland's warbler.
The dating game / Kiley Roache.
Three college freshmen taking a tough class are forced to work together on a project and shockingly create a successful dating app, a situation that sends more problems their way.
Amber Fang : hunted / Arthur Slade.
"In this novel for teen readers, a librarian who also happens to be a vampire is recruited as an assassin."--Provided by publisher.
If I'm being honest / Emily Wibberley, Austin Siegemund-Broka.
Cameron Bright's reputation can be summed up in one word: b*tch. It's no surprise she's queen bee at her private L.A. high school--she's beautiful, talented, and notorious for her brutal honesty. But when she slips up in front of her crush, Andrew, any af…
The rule of one / Ashley Saunders + Leslie Saunders.
"In the near-future United States, a one-child policy is ruthlessly enforced. Everyone follows the Rule of One. But Ava Goodwin, daughter of the head of the Texas Family Planning Division, has a secret--one her mother died to keep and her father has helpe…
Wreck / Kirstin Cronn-Mills.
"Set on the shores of Lake Superior, Wreck follows high school junior Tobin Oliver as she navigates her father's diagnosis of ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease). Steve's life as a paramedic and a runner comes to an abrupt halt just as Tobin is preparing her appli…
They saw too much / Alan Gibbons.
"John is trying hard to stay out of trouble and leave his past behind him but he can't help being drawn to Ceri James - the guarded girl who has secrets of her own. Then their lives are thrown together, though not in the way John had hoped. They witness a…
Feeing better : CBT workbook for teens : essential skills and activities to help you manage moods, boost self-esteem, and conquer anxiety / Rachel L. Hutt.
Getting good grades, making and breaking up with friends, and figuring out what being an adult looks like―these are just some of the challenges that can weigh down on teens. With this workbook, they’ll learn real strategies for overcoming obstacles and li…
Through the white wood / Jessica Leake.
After her power to freeze anything she touches gets her banished, Katya finds a friend in Prince Alexander, who has the ability to summon fire.
Trell : nothing but the truth / Dick Lehr.
On a hot summer night in Boston in the late 1980s, a twelve-year-old African-American girl was sitting on a mailbox talking with her friends when she became the innocent victim of gang-related gunfire. An immediate manhunt was on to catch the murderer, an…
The Acid King / Jesse P. Pollack.
A murder in a small Long Island town reveals the dark secrets lurking behind the seemingly peaceful façade in this latest installment of the Simon True series. On June 19, 1984, seventeen-year-old Ricky Kasso murdered Gary Lauwers in what local police and…
Teen guide to student activism / Stuart A. Kallen.
"The student-led March For Our Lives movement, formed in the wake of the mass shooting at Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School in Florida, captured widespread attention in 2018. The raw emotion and eloquence of these student activists have made a strong …
The rest of the story / Sarah Dessen.
Emma Saylor doesn't remember a lot about her mother, who died when Emma was twelve. But she does remember the stories her mom told her about the big lake that went on forever, with cold, clear water and mossy trees at the edges. Now it's just Emma and her…
The hummingbird dagger / Cindy Anstey.
"1833. A near-fatal carriage accident has deposited an unconscious young woman on the doorstep of Hardwick Manor and into the care of young Lord James Ellerby. But when she finally awakens, it is with no memory of who she is or where she came from. Beth,…
In the key of Nira Ghani / Natasha Deen.
"A Guyanese girl must find the balance between her parents' 'old world' expectations and traditions while pursuing her dream of being a great trumpeter in this contemporary, coming-of-age story. Nira Ghani has always dreamed of becoming a musician. Her Gu…
The sound of drowning / Katherine Fleet.
Meredith Hall has a secret. Every night, she takes the ferry to meet Ben--her best friend and first love--who she has a second chance with. Though their relationship must remain a secret, Mer's determined to make it work. She lost Ben once before and disc…
Sorcery of thorns / Margaret Rogerson.
When apprentice librarian Elisabeth is implicated in sabotage that released the library's most dangerous grimoire, she becomes entangled in a centuries-old conspiracy that could mean the end of everything.
Race relations : the struggle for equality in America / Barbara Diggs ; illustrated by Richard Chapman.
How could a country founded on the honorable ideals of freedom and equality have so willingly embraced the evils of enslavement and oppression? America’s history of race relations is a difficult one, full of uncomfortable inconsistencies and unpleasant tr…
Girl mogul : dream it, do it, change the world / Tiffany Pham.
No matter who you are or where you come from, this book can help you define success, envision it, and make it happen--in school, in your personal life, and at work. Get ready to awaken all the awesomeness that is already inside of you --Provided by Publis…
Since we last spoke / Brenda Rufener.
When Aggi Frank and Max Granger finally admitted their feelings for each other last December, it felt like love was beautiful and endless—until it wasn't. A fatal car accident involving their older siblings throws their lives into sudden chaos. And with a…
The Kingdom / Jess Rothenberg.
Ana, a half-android, half-human employee of a futuristic fantasy theme park, the Kingdom, faces a charge of murder in a tale told through flashbacks and court transcripts.
Princess and the fangirl : a Geekerella fairy tale / Ashley Poston.
Imogen Lovelace is an ordinary fangirl on an impossible mission: to save her favorite character, Princess Amara, from being killed off in the Starfield movie sequel. The problem is Jessica Stone, the actress who plays Amara, desperately wants to leave the…
These witches don't burn / Isabel Sterling.
When evidence of dark magic begins to appear all over Salem, Massachusetts, Elemental Witch Hannah and her ex-girlfriend Veronica are forced to team up to stop the deadly attacks.
We hunt the flame / Hafsah Faizal.
In a world inspired by ancient Arabia, seventeen-year-old huntress Zafira must disguise herself as a man to seek a lost artifact that could return magic to her cursed world.
Stepsister / Jennifer Donnelly.
Isabelle is one of Cinderella's ugly stepsisters, who cut off their toes in an attempt to fit into the glass slipper; but there is more to her story than a maimed foot, for the Marquis de la Chance is about to offer her a choice and the opportunity to cha…
Brave face : a memoir / Shaun David Hutchinson.
Shaun David Hutchinson was nineteen. Confused. Struggling to find the vocabulary to understand and accept who he was and how he fit into a community in which he couldn’t see himself. The voice of depression told him that he would never be loved or wanted,…
Her royal highness / New York times bestselling author Rachel Hawkins.
An American girl goes to an exclusive Scottish boarding school where she becomes the roommate, best friend, and girlfriend of a royal princess.
With the fire on high / Elizabeth Acevedo.
Teen mother Emoni Santiago struggles with the challenges of finishing high school and her dream of working as a chef.
Aurora rising / Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff.
Told in separate voices, eighteen-year-old Tyler Jones, top graduate of Aurora Academy, and a group of misfits and troublemakers embark on their first mission with Auri, a stowaway from the distant past.
Love from A to Z / S.K. Ali.
Eighteen-year-old Muslims Adam and Zayneb meet in Doha, Qatar, during spring break and fall in love as both struggle to find a way to live their own truths.
How (not) to ask a boy to prom / S.J. Goslee.
When his older sister encourages him to ask someone to the prom, things do not go as planned and Nolan ends up fake dating a guy who used to bully him.
All we could have been / TE Carter.
After her older brother commits a heinous crime, a teenage girl attempts to conceal her identity as she struggles with PTSD.
What do you really want? : how to set a goal and go for it! a guide for teens / Beverly K. Bachel.
"Setting and sticking to goals can ease stress and anxiety, boost concentration, and make life more satisfying. This updated and revised edition of a trusted step-by-step guide helps teens articulate their goals and put them in writing, set priorities and…
Nyxia uprising / Scott Reintgen.
"Emmett and the Genesis team must join forces with a surprising set of allies if they're ever to make it home alive"--Provided by publisher.
The meaning of birds / Jaye Robin Brown.
Ever since her father's death, Jessica has struggled with the anger building inside her. And being one of the only out teens in school hasn't helped matters. But come sophomore year, all that changes when the effervescent Vivi crashes into her life. As th…
An anatomy of beasts / Olivia A. Cole.
In the forty years since the Vagantur landed on Faloiv, the planet has existed in a tenuous peace between the humans who live in the enclosed community of N'Terra and the Faloii, the indigenous population. But after uncovering the shadowy secrets of the C…
Starworld / Audrey Coulthurst and Paula Garner.
Sam Jones and Zoe Miller have one thing in common: they both want an escape from reality. Loner Sam flies under the radar at school and walks on eggshells at home to manage her mom’s obsessive-compulsive disorder, wondering how she can ever leave to pursu…
Exit plans for teenage freaks / by 'Nathan Burgoine.
"Being the kid abducted by old Ms. Easton when he was four permanently set Cole's status to freak. At seventeen, his exit plan is simple: make it through the last few weeks of high school with his grades up and his head down. When he pushes through the …
Alien : echo / Mira Grant.
A novel set in the "Alien" universe follows twin sisters Olivia and Viola as they accompany their biologist parents on a trip to a colony world, a planet that happens to be home to dangerous xenomorphs that force the girls to fight to survive.
Summer of '69 / Todd Strasser.
Eighteen-year-old Lucas Baker's plans for a quiet summer and a trip to Woodstock are overshadowed by draft risks, tests to his fidelity, a bad LSD trip, a run-in with a motorcycle gang, and his parents' worsening estrangement.
Lovestruck / Kate Watson.
"When sixteen-year-old cupid-in-training Kali sticks herself with an arrow and falls for her own target, there'll be Hades to pay"--Provided by publisher.
All the walls of Belfast : a novel / Sarah J. Carlson.
Wisconsin seventeen-year-old Fiona Kelly visits the father she never knew--and her half-brothers--in Belfast, Ireland, where she also connects with Danny, but their families' pasts may shatter what they have.
Dreaming darkly / Caitlin Kittredge.
After her mother's death, Ivy is sent to live on an island with a rich uncle where she experiences nightmares and learns about her family's murderous past.
This book is not yet rated : a novel / by Peter Bognanni.
Seventeen-year-old movie-lover Ethan, the defacto manager of Minneapolis's crumbling Green Street Cinema, teams with a motley crew to try to save the landmark from destruction.
The raven's tale / Cat Winters.
Seventeen-year-old Edgar Poe's plans to escape his foster family, begin classes at the prestigious new university, and marry his beloved Elmira Royster go awry when a macabre Muse appears with a request.
Earth to Charlie / Justin Olson.
After his mother's disappearance, Charlie became a bullied loner, obsessed with UFO sightings, so when new student Seth wants to be his friend, Charlie is suspicious.
All for one / Melissa de la Cruz.
"Alex & Eliza's household continues to expand as they prepare for an arrival of their own, but new developments in their lives bring unforeseen consequences"--Provided by publisher.
We told six lies / Victoria Scott.
Molly and Cobain tell a series of lies together, but when Molly mysteriously disappears, Cobain is left to deal with the police and her family as they try to discover the truth and find her.
The Sisterhood / A.J. Grainger.
While searching for her missing sister, seventeen-year-old Lil nearly runs into Seven, a girl trying to escape flames that tore through the compound of the Sisterhood of the Light--and something worse.
Analiese rising / Brenda Drake.
After Analiese discovers that she has the power to raise the dead, inherited from her ancestor, the God of Death, she must defeat the gods who want to use her power to to create an army of the Risen to destroy the world.
Smoke and Key / Kelsey Sutton.
When Key awakens to find that she has died, she must uncover the secrets of her life and death, and enlists the help of Smoke, a boy with a fierceness that rivals even the living.
In the neighborhood of true / Susan Kaplan Carlton.
In the very white, very Christian world of Altlanta society in 1958, New York transplant Ruth decides not to tell her new high school friends and boyfriend that she is Jewish, but when a violent act rocks the city, Ruth must figure out where her loyalties…
In another life / C.C. Hunter.
Told in two voices, high school seniors Chloe Holden and Cash Colton try to determine if she is his foster mother's daughter, Emily, who was kidnapped at age three.
Out of Salem / Hal Schrieve.
"Genderqueer fourteen-year-old Z Chilworth has to adjust quickly to their new status as a zombie after waking from death from a car crash that killed their parents and sisters. Always a talented witch, Z now can barely perform magic and is rapidly decayin…
How to make friends with the dark / Kathleen Glasgow.
Tiger, sixteen, has been pushing away from her overprotective mother, but when her mother dies suddenly, Tiger must learn to live despite the fact that she feels she is surrounded by darkness.
Girls on the verge / Sharon Biggs Waller.
Camille, seventeen, gives up her spot at a prestigious theater camp to drive from Texas to New Mexico to get an abortion, accompanied by her friends Annabelle and Bea.
Honor bound / Rachel Caine & Ann Aguirre.
After defeat in battle, Zara Cole and her crew flee to Sliver, an outpost inhabited by alien criminals, but when Zara discovers dark secrets about Sliver, she has to decide if she is going to stand and fight the evil trying to annihilate them.
White Rose / Kip Wilson.
Tells the story of Sophie Scholl, a young German college student who challenges the Nazi regime during World War II as part of the White Rose, a non-violent resistance group.