Young Adult

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“. . . meaningful, heartwarming, and well told.”

Author Sarah Aronson does not write quiet little problem novels for young adults.

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“Wild Awake is a spirited, swashbuckling tale . . .”

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Dark Triumph, the second installment of Robin LaFevers’ His Dark Assassin series picks up precisely where her debut Grave Mercy left off.

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“. . . leaves us eagerly awaiting the next installment. . . .”

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“Readers will find themselves cheering the protagonist, eager to find that light at the end of the tunnel . . .”

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“bully.com is full of suspense with a surprise ending skillfully written to keep readers hanging on every word.”

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“Tahereh Mafi has proved herself a masterful plotter and storyteller.”

Unravel Me is Tahereh Mafi’s second book in a dystopian YA trilogy.

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“. . . a welcome view of a likable young woman’s full-throttled claim on life in the early 20th century.”

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Liv Stein awakens in an unfamiliar room, broken, bruised, and with no memory of life before the accident her parents claim nearly killed her.

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“. . . clear your calendar to allow yourself the luxury of reading this book in one or two sittings. You will be shaken . . .”
Who can you really trust?

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“If the reader has not read the first book, he or she won’t have a clue what is going on . . .”

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Louder Than Words tells the story of a teenage girl who must uncover her past in order to pursue her future.

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“Conjure is a sweet, adventure-packed romp for young teen readers.”

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“It’s like Alice in Wonderland meets Jason Bourne in Fallujah.”

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“Libba Bray has created a mesmerizing concoction of the paranormal mixed with horror, well seasoned with captivating period detail.”

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“. . . not a warm fuzzy story.”

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“A cautionary tale about responsibility, integrity, and redemption . . .”

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“. . . skillfully crafted . . . in a fun-filled, thoroughly enjoyable package.”

Cat Crawford, just about to turn 16, is not in the mood to celebrate.

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“. . . fresh, strange, and dangerous. . . . Neverland is lush and beautiful, but edged everywhere with menace . . . the people . . . ragged-edged and wild.”

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“Liar and Spy is a worthwhile read . . .”

Rebecca Stead covers a lot of ground in her new middle grade mystery Liar and Spy.

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“What more can a reader ask? . . . dazzling . . . a brilliant story well told.”

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“. . . a magical, thought-provoking expedition.”

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“. . . realistic . . . rendered in a quiet prose that speaks volumes . . .”

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“. . . an effervescent cocktail . . . with just the right bite.”

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