Oddly sweet dystopian mystery marred by out-of-place action.
Engaging novel shows teens' lives altered by tragedy.
Love story about two Iranian girls is sad but educational.
Clever, creepy modern fairy tale with irresistible heroes.
Unique novel about OCD teens in love is disturbing but good.
Gripping novel of kids filmed every five years for docu.
Migrant worker girl faces big responsibility in sweet story.
Brilliant, violent Afghanistan novel will enlighten teens.
Realistic story of girl coping with sick cat, dad's death.
Moving story of grieving American teen in African village.
Girl stands up for gay mom in slight but thoughtful story.
Funny mayhem at creative family's unusual summer camp.
Teen's emotional journey through loss, addiction, recovery.
Intimate, intense tale of soldier healing from brain injury.
The protagonist doesn't make an expected transformation -- but teens still learn cost of addiction.
First graphic novel to win major child lit awards.