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Best Teen Books of 2013 for an Adrenaline Rush

  • TEEN

    THE SIN-EATER'S CONFESSION

    MARCH 1, 2013

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE SIN-EATER'S CONFESSION

by Ilsa J. Bick

Readers won’t be able to look away even if they find they don’t much like—or trust—Ben. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    DELILAH DIRK AND THE TURKISH LIEUTENANT

    AUG. 27, 2013

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

DELILAH DIRK AND THE TURKISH LIEUTENANT

by Tony Cliff ; illustrated by Tony Cliff

Fast-paced and unabashed fun, this romp will leave readers longing for additional installments. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    EARTH GIRL

    MARCH 5, 2013

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

EARTH GIRL

by Janet Edwards

Action, rich archaeological detail and respectfully levelheaded disability portrayal, refreshingly free from symbolism and... Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    NOWHERE TO RUN

    MARCH 1, 2013

CHILDREN'S

NOWHERE TO RUN

by Claire J. Griffin

This brief debut packs a serious punch and will leave readers stunned with Calvin’s grim options. (Fiction. 12 & up) Full review >

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  • TEEN

    CHAMPION

    NOV. 5, 2013

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

CHAMPION

by Marie Lu

Ever respectful of the capacity of its readers, this series offers a satisfying conclusion of potential rather than a neatly... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    ENRIQUE'S JOURNEY

    AUG. 27, 2013

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

ENRIQUE'S JOURNEY

by Sonia Nazario

Provides a human face, both beautiful and scarred, for the undocumented—a must-read. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    GOLDEN BOY

    JUNE 27, 2013

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

GOLDEN BOY

by Tara Sullivan

A riveting fictional snapshot of one Tanzanian boy who makes himself matter. Full review >

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