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Best Teen Science Fiction & Fantasy of 2014

  • TEEN

    A CREATURE OF MOONLIGHT

    MAY 6, 2014

  • TEEN

    A HERO AT THE END OF THE WORLD

    NOV. 11, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

A HERO AT THE END OF THE WORLD

by Erin Claiborne

A smart, funny and emotionally engaging tale perfect for any reader who longs for another train ride to Hogwarts. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    DEATH SWORN

    MARCH 4, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

DEATH SWORN

by Leah Cypess

A thoughtful exploration of identity and responsibility wrapped in a twisty, suspenseful mystery and set in a gorgeously... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    EXQUISITE CAPTIVE

    OCT. 7, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

EXQUISITE CAPTIVE

by Heather Demetrios

Readers will wish they had a jinni to grant them the next book in the series. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    THE ISLANDS AT THE END OF THE WORLD

    AUG. 5, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE ISLANDS AT THE END OF THE WORLD

by Austin Aslan

A suspenseful and engaging series opener made all the more distinctive through its careful realization of setting. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    POISONED APPLES

    SEPT. 23, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

POISONED APPLES

by Christine Heppermann

Full of razors that cut—and razors to cut off shackles: a must. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    THE DEVIL'S INTERN

    OCT. 1, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE DEVIL'S INTERN

by Donna Hosie

Just outstanding fun for those who enjoy snarky comedy and suspense. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    THE STORY OF OWEN

    MARCH 1, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

THE STORY OF OWEN

by E.K. Johnston

It may “[take] a village to train a dragon slayer,” but it takes an exceptional dragon slayer to deserve a village—and a... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    GLORY O'BRIEN'S HISTORY OF THE FUTURE

    OCT. 14, 2014

  • TEEN

    EGG & SPOON

    SEPT. 9, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

EGG & SPOON

by Gregory Maguire

An ambitious, Scheherazade-ian novel, rather like a nesting-doll set of stories, that succeeds in capturing some of the... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    DIRTY WINGS

    JULY 15, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

DIRTY WINGS

by Sarah McCarry

A breathtaking companion volume, fully readable on its own and devastating in the context of its predecessor. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    JACKABY

    SEPT. 16, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

JACKABY

by William Ritter

A magical mystery tour de force with a high body count and a list of unusual suspects. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    BLUE LILY, LILY BLUE

    OCT. 21, 2014

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

BLUE LILY, LILY BLUE

by Maggie Stiefvater

Expect this truly one-of-a-kind series to come to a thundering close. Full review >

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