Teen Books

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Private lessons / Cynthia Salaysay.
"Seventeen-year-old Claire Alalay likes herself best when she plays her father's old piano, a welcome escape from the sadness of missing him -- and from her traditional Filipino mother's prayer groups. After placing third in a local competition, and with …
Don't call the wolf / Aleksandra Ross.
"A fierce young queen, neither human nor lynx, who fights to protect a forest humans have long abandoned. An exhausted young soldier, last of his name, who searches for the brother who disappeared beneath those trees without a trace. A Golden Dragon, fe…
The boy in the red dress / by Kristin Lambert.
"New Year’s Eve, 1929. Millie is running the show at the Cloak & Dagger, a swinging speakeasy in the French Quarter, while her aunt is out of town. The new year is just around the corner, and all of New Orleans is out to celebrate, but even wealthy parti…
It ends with you / S. K. Wright.
"Everyone loves Eva. Beautiful, bright, fun, generous--she's perfect. So when her dead body is found in a ditch in the local woods the only thing anyone wants to know is: who could have done this? It has to be Luke, her boyfriend. He has the motive, the m…
Clique bait / Ann Valett.
Chloe Whittaker is out for revenge. Last year her best friend Monica's life was unceremoniously ruined by the most popular students at their high school, so this year Chloe plans to take each and every one of them down. She's traded in her jeans and T-shi…
Truel1f3 / Jay Kristoff.
"Best friends have become enemies. Lovers have become strangers. And deciding whose side you’re on could be the difference between life and death. For Eve and Lemon, discovering the truth about themselves–and each other–was too much for their friendship t…
The boundless / Anna Bright.
"After enduring deception at the hands of one prince, Selah never imagined she'd find love with Torden of Norge. Or that she'd be banished from his court as a traitor and a spy, unsure when or if they'll see each other again. That heartbreak pales in com…
Smooth / Matt Burns.
"Fifteen-year-old Kevin has acne, and not just any acne. Stinging red welts, painful pustules, and massive whiteheads are ruining his life. In an act of desperation, he asks his dermatologist to prescribe him a drug with a dizzying list of possible side e…
Seasons of the storm / Elle Cosimano.
One cold, crisp night, Jack Sommers was faced with a choice--live forever according to the ancient, magical rules of Gaia, or die. Jack chose to live, and in exchange, he became a Winter, an immortal physical embodiment of the season on Earth. Every year,…
Deadly curious / Cindy Anstey.
"1834. Sophia Thompson wants nothing more than to be one of the famed Bow Street Runners, London's most elite corps of detectives. Never mind that a woman has never before joined their ranks―and certainly never mind that her reclusive family has forbidden…
Dogchild / Kevin Brooks.
Jeet was raised by a pack of wild dogs. Recaptured and 'rehumanised', Jeet now lives with the last of his people in an ancient walled town in the vast expanse of the Deathlands, besieged by a much larger enemy clan. They are preparing for the final battle…
A wish in the dark / Christina Soontornvat.
A boy on the run. A girl determined to find him. A compelling fantasy looks at issues of privilege, protest, and justice. All light in Chattana is created by one man--the Governor, who appeared after the Great Fire to bring peace and order to the city. F…
Almost, Maine / John Cariani.
"Welcome to Almost, Maine, a town that's so far north, it's almost not in the United States--it's almost in Canada. And it almost doesn't exist, because its residents never got around to getting organized. So it's just, Almost. One cold, clear Friday nigh…
Majesty / Katharine McGee.
In an alternate America, tensions are high as Beatrice prepares to become the country's first queen, while Princess Samantha and Prince Jefferson struggle to decide what their futures might hold.
Cemetery boys / Aiden Thomas.
"Yadriel has summoned a ghost, and now he can't get rid of him. When his traditional Latinx family has problems accepting his gender, Yadriel becomes determined to prove himself a real brujo. With the help of his cousin and best friend Maritza, he perform…
Hunting November / Adriana Mather.
After passing a crash course at the Academy Absconditi, a boarding school for future assassins, spies, and strategists, November puts her newfound skills to work as she searches for her missing father.
Aurora burning / Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff.
Aurora, the human trigger for an ancient weapon built to destroy a world-conquering power, and the members of the Aurora Legion must evade a variety of forces, all out to control her if she does not succeed in managing her new powers.
Felix ever after / Kacen Callender.
Felix Love, a transgender seventeen-year-old, attempts to get revenge by catfishing his anonymous bully, but lands in a quasi-love triangle with his former enemy and his best friend.
House of dragons / Jessica Cluess.
"When the emperor dies, the five royal houses of Etrusia attend the calling, where one of their own will be selected to compete for the throne"--Provided by publisher.
The mermaid, the witch, and the sea / Maggie Tokuda-Hall.
"The pirate Florian, born Flora, has always done whatever it takes to survive—including sailing under false flag on the Dove as a marauder, thief, and worse. Lady Evelyn Hasegawa, a highborn Imperial daughter, is on board as well—accompanied by her own ca…
Taming of the clueless / by Ian Doescher ; interior illustrations by Kent Barton.
"Clueless gets a makeover that Cher Horowitz and the Bard would approve of in this charming and witty retelling of the beloved ’90s movie, presented as an authentic Shakespearean play written in iambic pentameter. Cher, the fairest maiden of Bronson Alcot…
Kent State / Deborah Wiles.
Told from different points of view--protesters, students, National Guardsmen, and "townies"--recounts the story of what happened at Kent State in May 1970, when four college students were killed by National Guardsmen, and a student protest was turned into…
Splintered / Jon McGoran.
"All Jimi wants is pick up the pieces of her life and move on. She never intended to uncover a conspiracy, or become a hero for chimera rights—she just wanted to protect her best friend, Del. But now she's a public figure, and she can't quite shake the sp…
Spiked / Jon McGoran.
"Committed to both peace and human rights for chimeras—people who alter themselves with animal DNA—seventeen-year-old Jimi Corcoran is torn when she's invited to a gathering of moderate pro- and anti-chimera rights activists seeking to find common ground.…
Hunted by the sky / Tanaz Bhathena.
"Gul has spent her life running. She has a star-shaped birthmark on her arm, and in the kingdom of Ambar, girls with such birthmarks have been disappearing for years. Gul’s mark is what caused her parents’ murder at the hand of King Lohar’s ruthless soldi…
Forged in fire and stars / Andrea Robertson.
"Ara has always known the legend of the Loresmith: the blacksmith who served alongside the kings and queens of Saetlund, forging legendary weapons to arm warriors and protect the kingdom. She’s been told it’s her fate to inherit the title and become the n…
The crow rider / Kalyn Josephson.
Thia yearns to trust her crow, Res, his unstable magic, and herself enough to lead the rebellion against the Illucian empire and become the crow rider she was meant to be.
If we were us / K.L. Walther.
Sage Morgan and Charlie Carmichael prove to everyone at Bexley School that their close friendship does not hide a romance when new student Nick Morrissey and Charlie's twin brother, Nick, stir things up.
This coven won't break / Isabel Sterling.
"Hannah Walsh just wants to finish high school. It’s her senior year, so she should be focusing on classes, hanging out with her best friend, and flirting with her new girlfriend, Morgan. But it turns out surviving a murderous Witch Hunter doesn’t exactly…
Take me with you / Tara Altebrando.
"The device waks up and finds itself in Queens, New York. It rusn the program as it's programmed to do. Sends four notifications via the school messaging app: report to the music room directly after school. The matter is urgent. Eden would rather fol…
Half life / Lillian Clark.
"There aren’t enough hours in the day for Lucille–perfectionist, overachiever–to do everything she has to do, and there certainly aren’t enough hours to hang out with friends, fall in love, get in trouble–all the teenage things she knows she should want t…
Again again / E. Lockhart.
"If you could live your life again, what would you do differently? After a near-fatal family catastrophe and an unexpected romantic upheaval, Adelaide Buchwald finds herself catapulted into a summer of wild possibility, during which she will fall in and …
Rebel spy / Veronica Rossi.
"Rebellious Frannie Tasker knows little about the war between England and its thirteen colonies in 1776, until a shipwreck off her home in Grand Bahama Island presents an unthinkable opportunity. The body of a young woman body floating in the sea gives Fr…
A sky painted gold / Laura Wood.
In 1929 in a sleepy Cornish village, aspiring writer Lou Trevelyan, age seventeen, is introduced to the glamour and secrets of high society by summer neighbors Caitlin and Robert Cardew.
Hood / Jenny Elder Moke.
Sixteen-year-old Isabelle learns that she is the daughter of Robin Hood when her mother, Marien, sends her from their priory to get an urgent message to her father, aided by the Merry Men.
All the things we never knew / Liara Tamani.
"From the moment Carli and Rex first locked eyes on a Texas high school basketball court, they both knew it was destiny. But can you truly love someone else if you don’t love yourself?...A glance was all it took. That kind of connection, the immediate and…
Agnes at the end of the world / Kelly McWilliams ; illustration by Tristan Elwell.
"Agnes loves her home of Red Creek—its quiet, sunny mornings, its dusty roads, and its God. There, she cares tirelessly for her younger siblings and follows the town’s strict laws. What she doesn’t know is that Red Creek is a cult, controlled by a madman …
The falling in love montage / Ciara Smyth.
"Two girls embark on a summer of montage-worthy dates (with a few strings attached)"--Provided by publisher.
Girl, unframed / Deb Caletti.
"Sydney Reilly has a bad feeling about going home to San Francisco before she even gets on the plane. How could she not? Her mother is Lila Shore—the Lila Shore—a film star who prizes her beauty and male attention above all else certainly above her daught…
Teen writer's guide : your road map to writing / Jennifer Jenkins.
"Imagine you had a road map for writing the book you’ve always dreamed of writing—a step-by-step guide from testing your story ideas, to visualizing your characters’ types and voices, to building a world that comes to life, to navigating the publishing in…
Night of the dragon / Julie Kagawa.
"All is lost. To save everyone she loves from imminent death, kitsune shapeshifter Yumeko gave up the final piece of the Scroll of a Thousand Prayers. Now she and her ragtag band of companions must make one desperate final effort to stop the Master of Dem…
Music from another world / Robin Talley.
"It’s summer 1977 and closeted lesbian Tammy Larson can’t be herself anywhere. Not at her strict Christian high school, not at her conservative Orange County church and certainly not at home, where her ultrareligious aunt relentlessly organizes antigay po…
The stone of sorrow / Brooke Carter.
"With strange eyes that are never still and a wild shock of white hair, Runa Unnursdóttir is not the runecaster her clan has been hoping for. She knows she can never fill the shoes of her beloved sister, Sýr, keeper of the sacred moonstone that ensures t…
Somebody told me / Mia Siegert.
After an assault at an anime convention, bigender seventeen-year-old Aleks/Alexis moves in with their uncle, a Catholic priest, and decides to help strangers anonymously after overhearing parishioners' confessions.
Thorn / Intisar Khanani.
"Princess Alyrra has always longed to escape the confines of her royal life, but when her mother betroths her to a powerful prince in a distant kingdom, she has little hope for a better future. Until Alyrra arrives at her new kingdom, where a mysterious s…
Into the deep : science, technology, and the quest to protect the ocean / Christy Peterson.
"Containing 97 percent of Earth’s water supply, the ocean plays a huge role in regulating global temperatures, supporting plant and animal life, and contributing to the livelihoods of millions of people. But in spite of all this, the ocean remains drastic…
My shouting, shattered, whispering voice : a guide to writing poetry and speaking your truth / Patrice Vecchione.
"Ever had an emotion or experience you wanted to express, but didn't know how? This guide encourages teens to find their voices, step up and speak their truths, and articulate what matters to them most--both personally and politically--whether it be boldl…
They went left / Monica Hesse.
"Germany, 1945. The soldiers who liberated the Gross-Rosen concentration camp said the war was over, but nothing feels over to eighteen-year-old Zofia Lederman. Her body has barely begun to heal, her mind feels broken. And her life is completely shattered…
The truth about keeping secrets / Savannah Brown.
"Sydney's dad is the only psychiatrist for miles in their small Ohio town. He knows everybody's secrets. He is also dead. Grief-stricken Sydney can't understand why the police have no explanation for what happened the night of her dad's car crash. And…
The perfect escape / Suzanne Park.
"Nate Jae-Woo Kim wants to be rich. When one of his classmates offers Nate a ridiculous amount of money to commit grade fraud, he knows that taking the windfall would help support his prideful Korean family, but is compromising his integrity worth it? Lu…
Nancy Drew : the curse / by Micol Ostow.
"Nancy Drew isn’t one for ghost stories. So when the annual Horseshoe Bay Naming Day celebration is threatened by eerie warnings of an old curse, Nancy is sure someone—someone human—is behind them. And no way is she letting this person stand in the way of…
We are the Wildcats / Siobhan Vivian.
"A toxic coach finds himself outplayed by the high school girls on his team in this deeply suspenseful novel, which unspools over twenty-four hours through six diverse perspectives"--Provided by publisher.
Look / Zan Romanoff.
"While falling in love with the mysterious Cass, Lulu sheds her carefully crafted social media persona and takes ownership of who she is in this feminist, queer coming-of-age story"--Provided by publisher.
Hello now / Jenny Valentine.
"Jude doesn’t believe in love, or magic. Life is little more than ordinary. That is, until Jude’s mother loses her job and moves them to a little town by the sea to live with Henry Lake–an eccentric old man with rooms to rent. Henry is odd, the town is du…
We were promised spotlights / Lindsay Sproul.
"When small-town Homecoming Queen, Taylor Garland, comes out as gay, she embarks on a journey of painful self-discovery and challenges the close-minded thinking of those around her"--Provided by publisher.
Brown girl ghosted : a novel / by Mintie Das.
In Meadowdale, Illinois, sixteen-year-old Violet deals with mean girls, racism, murder, and being spurred by immortal Lukas to accept being an Aiedeo, a hereditary warrior queen charged with protecting the world.
Beast heart / Kyle Richardson.
Gabby, who uses her clockwork glove to kill monsters like those that killed her mother, teams up with Kemple, who is trying to salvage the little humanity he has left, against a mysterious hunter.
Election manipulation : is America's voting system secure? / John Allen.
"Law enforcement and intelligence experts warn that Russia and other foreign countries are likely to try to interfere in Americas presidential election in 2020. Federal and state officials must guard against computer hacks, disinformation and fake news on…
Between burning worlds / Jessica Brody & Joanne Rendell.
"A traitor. A prisoner. A fugitive. Wanted by the Regime. Destined to save the planet. Laterre is on the brink of war. The Third Estate are rioting against the injustices of a corrupt system. The Patriarche, reeling from the murder of his only heir, m…
The edge of anything / Nora Shalaway Carpenter.
"Len is a loner teen photographer haunted by a past that’s stagnated her work and left her terrified she’s losing her mind. Sage is a high school volleyball star desperate to find a way around her sudden medical disqualification. Both girls need college s…
All your twisted secrets / Diana Urban.
"What do the queen bee, star athlete, valedictorian, stoner, loner, and music geek all have in common? They were all invited to a scholarship dinner, only to discover it’s a trap. Someone has locked them into a room with a bomb, a syringe filled with pois…
Tigers, not daughters / Samantha Mabry.
"The Torres sisters dream of escape. Escape from their needy and despotic widowed father, and from their San Antonio neighborhood, full of old San Antonio families and all the traditions and expectations that go along with them. In the summer after her se…
All the pretty things / Emily Arsenault.
"For Ivy, summer means roller-coaster season, spinning cotton candy at the Fabuland amusement park, and hanging out with her best friend, Morgan. But this summer is different. One morning, Morgan finds a dead body. It’s their former classmate and coworker…
Live : / LIV / verb ; remain alive, be alive at a specified time, have an exciting or fulfilling life / Sadie Robertson with Beth Clark.
"In Live, Sadie Robertson encourages and inspires you to make the critical choice to truly live passionate, courageous lives instead of being carried away by the world's value system"--Provided by publisher.
Esports : the ultimate guide.
Introduces the world of esports, including all the top games, leagues, and players.
Pride : the celebration and the struggle / Robin Stevenson.
Looks at the Pride events of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender communities from around the world, exploring the history of Pride celebrations and the multifaceted meanings and purposes of the events.