• TEEN

    THE MEMORY OF LIGHT

    JAN. 26, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE MEMORY OF LIGHT

by Francisco X. Stork

Following Schneider Award–winning Marcelo in the Real World (2009), Stork further marks himself as a major voice in teen... Full review >

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    LUCY AND LINH

    SEPT. 6, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

LUCY AND LINH

by Alice Pung

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    THE SERPENT KING

    MARCH 8, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE SERPENT KING

by Jeff Zentner

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    GIRL MANS UP

    SEPT. 6, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

GIRL MANS UP

by M-E Girard

A strong genderqueer lesbian character, imperfect, independent, and deserving of every cheer. Full review >

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    THE MEMORY JAR

    APRIL 8, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE MEMORY JAR

by Elissa Janine Hoole

An intricately crafted story of teen pregnancy helmed by a bold, achingly real protagonist determined to decide her own fate. Full review >

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    ON THE EDGE OF GONE

    MARCH 8, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

ON THE EDGE OF GONE

by Corinne Duyvis

Life-affirming science fiction with spaceships, optimism in the apocalypse, and a diverse cast that reflects the real world Full review >

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  • TEEN

    GEMINI

    JULY 26, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

GEMINI

by Sonya Mukherjee

Compelling and suspenseful from Page 1; Clara and Hailey pull readers into their unique world and don’t let go. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    IF I WAS YOUR GIRL

    MAY 3, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

IF I WAS YOUR GIRL

by Meredith Russo

Above all, this is a necessary, universal story about feeling different and enduring prejudices, and it’s full of love,... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    MARCH

    AUG. 2, 2016

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

MARCH

by John Lewis with Andrew Aydin ; illustrated by Nate Powell

This memoir’s unique eyewitness view of epochal events makes it essential reading for an understanding of those times—and... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    THREE DARK CROWNS

    SEPT. 20, 2016

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THREE DARK CROWNS

by Kendare Blake

Gorgeous and bloody, tender and violent, elegant, precise, and passionate; above all, completely addicting Full review >

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