Book Reviews

We Are Not from Here [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Haunting and unforgettable story of fleeing teen refugees.
By Jenny Torres Sanchez
(2020)
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Dear Evan Hansen: The Novel [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Powerful novel deals with suicide, anxiety, and loneliness.
By Val Emmich, Steven Levenson, Benj Pasek, Justin Paul
(2018)
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A Court of Frost and Starlight: A Court of Thorns and Roses, Book 4 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Festive, less violent installment sizzles with faerie sex.
By Sarah J. Maas
(2018)
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A Court of Wings and Ruin: A Court of Thorns and Roses, Book 3 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Gore, sex, epic battle against evil in twisty faery tale.
By Sarah J. Maas
(2017)
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A Court of Mist and Fury: A Court of Thorns and Roses, Book 2 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Dark faery romance sequel filled with sex, gore, magic.
By Sarah J. Maas
(2016)
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Lady Midnight: The Dark Artifices, Book 1 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Shadowhunter fans will love, but the romance is nothing new.
By Cassandra Clare
(2016)
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A Court of Thorns and Roses, Book 1 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Dark magic, gore, hot faerie romance mark mature fantasy.
By Sarah J. Maas
(2015)
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City of Heavenly Fire: The Mortal Instruments, Book 6 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Fans won't mind length of mature series send-off.
By Cassandra Clare
(2014)
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The Program, Book 1 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Dystopian romance links teen suicide and memory.
By Suzanne Young
(2013)
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Code Name Verity [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 15+
Plot-twisting, heart-wrenching, unforgettable WWII story.
By Elizabeth Wein
(2012)
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City of Lost Souls: The Mortal Instruments, Book 5 [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Bloody bestselling fantasy series gets steamier.
By Cassandra Clare
(2012)
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The Night Circus [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 15+
Illusionists compete in dream-like literary romance.
By Erin Morgenstern
(2011)
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Ready Player One [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 15+
Exciting, funny, futuristic thriller about online games.
By Ernest Cline
(2011)
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Department 19 [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 15+
Suspenseful vampire horror really goes for the gore.
By Will Hill
(2011)
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The Carrie Diaries [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Sex and the City prequel is OK for mature teens.
By Candace Bushnell
(2010)
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Tangled [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 15+
Sex, mature themes make engaging read for older teens.
By Carolyn Mackler
(2009)
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Will Grayson, Will Grayson [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Edgy, clever gay-themed tale about teens with same name.
By John Green, David Levithan
(2010)
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Going Bovine [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 15+
Edgy, quirky road trip fantasy skewers reality TV and more.
By Libba Bray
(2009)
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Confessions of a Shopaholic [node:content-type] Poster Image
age 15+
Chick-lit fave gets a movie tie-in.
By Sophie Kinsella
(2001)
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Copper Sun [node:content-type] Poster Image
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age 15+
Raw, well-researched story of young slave girl.
By Sharon M. Draper
(2006)
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