P.S. I STILL LOVE YOU by Jenny Han
Released: May 26, 2015

"A satisfying if slightly lesser sequel. (Romance. 13-17)"
Lara Jean's romantic entanglements complicate themselves further. Read full book review >
BIOLUMINESCENCE by Marc Zimmer
Released: Oct. 1, 2015

"A comprehensive introduction to biofluorescence and bioluminescence by an expert in the field. (Nonfiction. 12-18)"
The cold light of living creatures from fireflies to deep-sea fishes has provided science with new tools to track body processes and the progress of disease. Read full book review >

HILO by Judd Winick
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"A wholeheartedly weird and wonderful tale of friendship, acceptance, and robots. (Graphic science fiction. 7-12)"
Hailing from a big family of overachievers, D.J. feels largely unexceptional until he meets a strange boy who falls from the sky and helps him realize his potential. Read full book review >
BENJAMIN FRANKLIN by Adam Mansbach
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Sept. 8, 2015

"A mildly enjoyable if open-ended romp. (Fantasy. 10-13)"
The author of Go the Fuck to Sleep (2011) joins Zweibel to craft a (somewhat) more conventional tale, featuring a seventh-grader who gets unexpected help navigating middle school rapids.Read full book review >
THE GREEN BICYCLE by Haifaa Al-Mansour
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Sept. 22, 2015

"A winningly told story of struggle, solidarity, and optimism. (Fiction. 9-12)"
Curious, creative, and strong-willed Wadjda stages small acts of rebellion at her girls' school in Riyadh. Read full book review >

LEADING LINES by Chantel Guertin
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Pippa's fresh, up-to-date voice is muted by her misery, making for gray-tone images rather than the dynamism of color. (Fiction. 11-18)"
Pippa Greene is back in her hometown trying to sort out her confusing relationship with Dylan. Read full book review >
LOYALIST TO A FAULT by Evan Munday
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Enjoyably campy horror set in a small town with, plainly, dark secrets aplenty yet to discover. (Mystery/fantasy. 12-15)"
Someone is systematically looting the town of Sticksville of its historical records in this third caper featuring punk teen detective October Schwartz and her five dead partners. Read full book review >
EDEN'S WISH by M. Tara Crowl
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Imaginative but uneven. (Fantasy. 8-12)"
A 12-year-old genie longs to live outside her lamp. Read full book review >
THE <i>DEFIANT</i> by M. Quint
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Sept. 15, 2015

"A quirky, fast-moving sea odyssey with a diverse and well-realized cast. (Fiction. 10-14)"
Six students at a San Francisco middle school for misfits become an unlikely crew of seafarers after a disaster. Read full book review >
TRUE HEROES by Jonathan Diaz
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Sept. 8, 2015

"Broad streaks of sentimentality, particularly in the pictures, but the worthy purpose shines through. (Short stories. 8-12)"
In this unusual pro bono gathering, 21 children struck by cancer are worked into elaborately staged photographs and then into matching stories created by as many Utah authors. Read full book review >
A WHOLE NEW WORLD by Liz Braswell
Released: Sept. 1, 2015

"Competent enough as fan fiction, but strictly for (not-too-devoted) fans of the movie. (Fantasy. 13-18)"
In a Disney-authorized riff on the animated film Aladdin, one crucial plot twist has horrifying results.Read full book review >
EDGEWATER by Courtney Sheinmel
Released: Sept. 8, 2015

"Riveting and heartbreaking. (Fiction. 12-18)"
Grey Gardens meets teen family drama. Read full book review >
Kirkus Interview
Jenny Han
July 6, 2015

In Jenny Han’s P.S. I Still Love You, Lara Jean didn’t expect to really fall for Peter. She and Peter were just pretending. Except suddenly they weren’t. Now Lara Jean is more confused than ever. When another boy from her past returns to her life, Lara Jean’s feelings for him return too. Can a girl be in love with two boys at once? In this charming and heartfelt sequel to the New York Times bestseller To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before, we see first love through the eyes of the unforgettable Lara Jean. Love is never easy, but maybe that’s part of makes it so amazing. View video >