Book Reviews

An Assassin's Guide to Love and Treason Book Poster Image
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So-so historical fiction has romance and intrigue.
By Virginia Boecker
(2018)
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What If It's Us Book Poster Image
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Two boys fall for each other in cute queer teen romance.
By Becky Albertalli, Adam Silvera
(2018)
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I Felt a Funeral, in My Brain Book Poster Image
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Compelling tale of loss, love, addiction in poetry & prose.
By Will Walton
(2018)
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The Brink of Darkness: The Edge of Everything, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Gripping, romantic, edgy fantasy sequel does not disappoint.
By Jeff Giles
(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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Leah on the Offbeat Book Poster Image
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Heartfelt sequel of bisexual teen trying to come out.
By Becky Albertalli
(2018)
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In Search of Us Book Poster Image
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Teen digs into mom's past in compelling coming-of-age tale.
By Ava Dellaira
(2018)
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Hooper Book Poster Image
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Poignant tale of Polish immigrant teen's struggle to fit in.
By Geoff Herbach
(2018)
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Where I Live Book Poster Image
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Uplifting story of fearless, homeless teen in high school.
By Brenda Rufener
(2018)
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Unearthed Book Poster Image
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Teens explore alien ruins in pulse-pounding sci-fi thriller.
By Meagan Spooner, Amie Kaufman
(2018)
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The Cruel Prince: The Folk of the Air, Book 1 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Tricky fantasy will keep readers guessing until the end.
By Holly Black
(2018)
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I Am Alfonso Jones Book Poster Image
age 14+
Powerful graphic novel explores police brutality.
By Tony Medina
(2017)
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Sun Warrior:  Tales of a New World, Book 2 Book Poster Image
age 14+
Absorbing, heftier second installment focuses on characters.
By P.C. Cast
(2017)
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The Book of Dust, Book 1: La Belle Sauvage Book Poster Image
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Nail-biting start to trilogy in His Dark Materials world.
By Philip Pullman
(2017)
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Dear Martin Book Poster Image
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Boy faces racial profiling in powerful, realistic tale.
By Nic Stone
(2017)
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There's Someone Inside Your House Book Poster Image
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Exciting serial-killer tale blends gore, suspense, romance.
By Stephanie Perkins
(2017)
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They Both Die at the End Book Poster Image
age 14+
As riveting and heartbreaking as the title promises.
By Adam Silvera
(2017)
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The Upside of Unrequited Book Poster Image
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A sweet and funny story about finally finding first love.
By Becky Albertalli
(2017)
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The Inexplicable Logic of My Life Book Poster Image
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Teen contemplates family, grief in slow but wise novel.
By Benjamin Alire Sáenz
(2017)
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A List of Cages Book Poster Image
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Dark, moving foster-kid story shows power of friendship.
By Robin Roe
(2017)
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