Book Reviews

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Heartbreaking WWII novel shows power of hope, connection.
By Ruta Sepetys
(2016)
age 13+
Realistic, gripping look at teen suicide and mental illness.
By Francisco X. Stork
(2016)
age 13+
Solid teen romance with smart, artsy heroes.
By Jenn Bennett
(2015)
age 13+
Blockbuster finale to addictive sci-fi fairy-tale series.
By Marissa Meyer
(2015)
age 13+
Violent volume ends gothic trilogy with epic battle, hope.
By Ransom Riggs
(2015)
age 13+
Thoughtful coming-of-ager about looking beneath the surface.
By Cammie McGovern
(2015)
age 13+
Girl hides as boy for harrowing journey west in taut tale.
By Rae Carson
(2015)
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One
age 13+
Beautiful, emotional free-verse novel about conjoined twins.
By Sarah Crossan
(2015)
age 13+
Captivating tale of five teens who meet by chance.
By Carolyn Mackler
(2015)
age 13+
Soon-to-part lovers debate what-ifs in smart romance.
By Jennifer E. Smith
(2015)
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Brash shape-shifting hero soars in graphic-novel fantasy.
By Noelle Stevenson
(2015)
age 13+
Angsty, suspenseful sequel is less socially conscious.
By Catherine Linka
(2015)
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Virtual-reality thriller starts well, loses steam.
By Julia Durango
(2015)
age 13+
Psychic teens' saga wraps up in gritty, engaging road trip.
By Amy Plum
(2015)
age 13+
Comics reporter updated as teen in fun, slick mystery.
By Gwenda Bond
(2015)
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Sensitive romance digs deep into difficult relationships.
By Sarah Dessen
(2015)
age 13+
Less mystery, more romance as Hitler consolidates power.
By Anne Blankman
(2015)
age 13+
Compelling tale of Pakistani-American forced into marriage.
By Aisha Saeed
(2015)
age 13+
Inspiring tale of teen who gains perspective by running.
By Rachel Toor
(2014)
age 13+
Brave memoir about HIV offers new perspective and hope.
By Paige Rawl
(2014)

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