THE DREAM THIEVES by Maggie Stiefvater
Released: Sept. 17, 2013

"How long until Book 3? (Fantasy. 12 & up)"
The second installment of Stiefvater's Raven Cycle is as mind-blowingly spectacular as the first. Read full book review >
GOLDEN BOY by Tara  Sullivan
Released: June 27, 2013

"A riveting fictional snapshot of one Tanzanian boy who makes himself matter. (Fiction. 12-16)"
Some call Habo a zeruzeru—a zero-zero—nothing. Read full book review >

SOME QUIET PLACE by Kelsey Sutton
Released: July 8, 2013

"Chills and goose bumps of the very best kind accompany this haunting, memorable achievement. (Paranormal romance. 14 & up)"
Haunting, chilling and achingly romantic, Sutton's debut novel for teens will keep readers up until the wee hours, unable to tear themselves away from this strange and beautifully crafted story. Read full book review >
ALL OUR YESTERDAYS by Cristin Terrill
Released: Sept. 3, 2013

"Powerful emotional relationships and tight plotting in this debut mark Terrill as an author to watch. (Science fiction. 12 & up)"
Time travel done right. Read full book review >
ZERO FADE by Chris L. Terry
Released: Sept. 16, 2013

"Original, hilarious, thought-provoking and wicked smart: not to be missed. (Historical fiction. 12 & up)"
Kevin Phifer, 13, a black seventh-grader in 1990s Richmond, Va., and hero of this sparkling debut, belongs in the front ranks of fiction's hormone-addled, angst-ridden adolescents, from Holden Caulfield to the teenage Harry Potter. Read full book review >

ROSE UNDER FIRE by Elizabeth Wein
Released: Sept. 10, 2013

"Rich in detail, from the small kindnesses of fellow prisoners to harrowing scenes of escape and the Nazi Doctors' Trial in Nuremburg, at the core of this novel is the resilience of human nature and the power of friendship and hope. (Historical fiction. 14 & up)"
After a daring attempt to intercept a flying bomb, a young American pilot ferrying planes during World War II is captured by the Nazis in this companion to Printz Honor-winning Code Name Verity (2012).Read full book review >
BLACK HELICOPTERS by Blythe Woolston
Released: March 12, 2013

"Harrowing and unforgettable. (Fiction. 14-18)"
A chilling exploration of the life, motivations and strategies of a young American suicide bomber. Read full book review >
BOXERS & SAINTS by Gene Luen Yang
Released: Sept. 10, 2013

"This tour de force fearlessly asks big questions about culture, faith, and identity and refuses to offer simple answers. (bibliography) (Graphic historical fiction. 12 & up)"
Printz Award winner Yang's ambitious two-volume graphic novel follows the intertwined lives of two young people on opposite sides of the turn-of-the-20th-century Boxer Rebellion. Read full book review >