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Best YA Romance of 2019

  • TEEN

    LOVELY WAR

    MARCH 5, 2019

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

LOVELY WAR

by Julie Berry

An unforgettable romance so Olympian in scope, human at its core, and lyrical in its prose that it must be divinely inspired. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    BLOOM

    FEB. 12, 2019

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS

BLOOM

by Kevin Panetta ; illustrated by Savanna Ganucheau

A tender blend of sugary, buttery, and other complex flavors that’s baked with a tremendous dash of heart. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    PUMPKINHEADS

    AUG. 27, 2019

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

PUMPKINHEADS

by Rainbow Rowell ; illustrated by Faith Erin Hicks ; Sarah Stern

A heartwarming, funny story filled with richness and complexity. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    96 WORDS FOR LOVE

    JAN. 15, 2019

TEENS & YOUNG ADULT

96 WORDS FOR LOVE

by Rachel Roy & Ava Dash

A beautifully crafted, truly feminist coming-of-age story featuring nuanced characters in a unique setting. Full review >

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  • TEEN

    LAURA DEAN KEEPS BREAKING UP WITH ME

    MAY 7, 2019

GRAPHIC NOVELS & COMICS

LAURA DEAN KEEPS BREAKING UP WITH ME

by Mariko Tamaki ; illustrated by Rosemary Valero-O'Connell

A triumphant queer coming-of-age story that will make your heart ache and soar. Full review >

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