Book Reviews

Turtles All the Way Down Book Poster Image
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Thought-provoking exploration of mental illness, first love.
By John Green
(2017)
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Dear Martin Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Boy faces racial profiling in powerful, realistic tale.
By Nic Stone
(2017)
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I Am Alfonso Jones Book Poster Image
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Powerful graphic novel explores police brutality.
By Tony Medina
(2017)
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Speak: The Graphic Novel Book Poster Image
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Hard-hitting tale of sexual assault and its aftermath.
By Laurie Halse Anderson
(2018)
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Calling My Name Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Beautiful, honest look at the journey from girl to woman.
By Liara Tamani
(2017)
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I Have Lost My Way Book Poster Image
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Three teens meet and change one another in poignant story.
By Gayle Forman
(2018)
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Hooper Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Poignant tale of Polish immigrant teen's struggle to fit in.
By Geoff Herbach
(2018)
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Starry Eyes Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Swoon-worthy romantic dramedy is a must-read for teens.
By Jenn Bennett
(2018)
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In Search of Us Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen digs into mom's past in compelling coming-of-age tale.
By Ava Dellaira
(2018)
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Hold Still Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Stunning, hopeful story about healing from loss.
By Nina LaCour
(2009)
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All We Can Do Is Wait Book Poster Image
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Teens face tragedy in compelling, edgy coming-of-ager.
By Richard Lawson
(2018)
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Stay Sweet Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Heartwarming summer tale promotes perseverance and teamwork.
By Siobhan Vivian
(2018)
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The Case for Jamie: Charlotte Holmes, Book 3 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Edgy, thrilling, complex "finale" leaves doors open.
By Brittany Cavallaro
(2018)
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Monday's Not Coming Book Poster Image
age 14+
Gripping thriller about a girl disappearing without a trace.
By Tiffany D. Jackson
(2018)
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Marvel's Spider-Man Game Poster Image
age 14+
"Spider-sense"-ational tale starring iconic wall crawler.
Platforms: PlayStation 4
(2018)
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We'll Fly Away Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen is sentenced to Death Row in heartbreaking novel.
By Bryan Bliss
(2018)
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Sawkill Girls Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teens hunt shape-shifting beast in eerie fantasy thriller.
By Claire Legrand
(2018)
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Odd One Out Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Honest, engaging tale of teen sexuality and friendship.
By Nic Stone
(2018)
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On the Come Up Book Poster Image
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age 14+
Teen challenges stereotypes with hip-hop in heartfelt tale.
By Angie Thomas
(2019)
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The Vanishing Stair: Truly Devious, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Hip mystery sequel is expertly paced and absorbing.
By Maureen Johnson
(2019)
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