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Best YA Books of 2018 That Feed Imaginations

  • TEEN

    FEATHERED SERPENT, DARK HEART OF SKY

    MARCH 13, 2018

  • TEEN

    OUT OF THE BLUE

    MAY 15, 2018

TEEN

OUT OF THE BLUE

by Sophie Cameron

A strong infusion of magic and wonder distinguish this debut novel. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    AND THE OCEAN WAS OUR SKY

    SEPT. 4, 2018

TEEN

AND THE OCEAN WAS OUR SKY

by Patrick Ness ; illustrated by Rovina Cai

Wrenching, dark, and powerful—no fluke, considering its model. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    UNBROKEN

    SEPT. 18, 2018

TEEN

UNBROKEN

edited by Marieke Nijkamp

For intersectional representations of disabled kids leading complex lives—sometimes painful, sometimes funny, never... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    VOICES IN THE AIR

    FEB. 13, 2018

TEEN

VOICES IN THE AIR

by Naomi Shihab Nye

Asking tough questions and demonstrating the beauty of the voices on the fringe, Nye once again deftly charts the world... Full review >

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  • TEEN

    FOR EVERY ONE

    APRIL 10, 2018

TEEN

FOR EVERY ONE

by Jason Reynolds

Inspirational reading for any occasion. (Poetry. 12-adult) Full review >

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  • TEEN

    TALES FROM THE INNER CITY

    SEPT. 25, 2018

TEEN

TALES FROM THE INNER CITY

by Shaun Tan ; illustrated by Shaun Tan

Read and reread slowly, savoring every nugget. Full review >

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