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The witches, beasties, goblins, and Royals return in this spellbinding conclusion to New York Times best-selling author Megan Shepherd’s Grim Lovelies duology.
Ever since she discovered her affinity for magic, seventeen-year-old Anouk has been desperate to become a witch.$17.99ISBN: 9781101938218Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Delacorte Press - August 13th, 2019
Readers of Adam Silvera (They Both Die at the End) and Elizabeth Acevedo (The Poet X) will pull out the tissues for this tender, quirky story of one seventeen-year-old boy's journey through first love and first heartbreak, guided by his personal hero, Oscar Wilde.$18.99ISBN: 9780823442553Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Holiday House - August 13th, 2019
Bailey never meant to be the bad guy in the bulletproof robotic suit, but with every mission he gets closer to finding his father . . . and he can't stop now.$17.99ISBN: 9780374307622Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - August 13th, 2019
A darkly comic high-school drama about brotherhood, body image, concussions, and toxic masculinity from Eric Kester, the Boston Globe bestselling adult author of That Book About Harvard.$17.99ISBN: 9781524740955Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - August 13th, 2019
From the critically-acclaimed author of Under a Painted Sky and Outrun the Moon and founding member of We Need Diverse Books comes a powerful novel about identity, betrayal, and the meaning of family.$17.99ISBN: 9781536204377Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Walker Books US - August 13th, 2019
Harry Black is lost between the world of war and the land of myth in this illustrated novel that transports the tale of Orpheus to World War II–era London.$17.99ISBN: 9780525517641Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - August 6th, 2019
In this tender-hearted debut, set against the tumultuous backdrop of life in 1973, when homosexuality is still considered a mental illness, two boys defy all the odds and fall in love.$18.99ISBN: 9781984831927Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Delacorte Press - August 6th, 2019
"Step inside a fairy tale."--Stephanie Garber, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Caraval$17.99ISBN: 9780062931474Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - August 6th, 2019
“The Little Mermaid” takes a twisted turn in this thrilling sequel to villainess origin story Sea Witch, as the forces of land and sea clash in an epic battle for freedom, redemption, and true love.$18.99ISBN: 9780425290248Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 6th, 2019
The epic, magical saga of royalty, romance, and violence continues.$17.99ISBN: 9780062803429Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - August 6th, 2019
Thelma and Louise gets remade in this powerful, darkly funny teen novel from acclaimed authors Brittany Cavallaro and Emily Henry. Two teenage girls who have had enough of the controlling men in their lives take their rage on the road to make a new life for themselves.$17.99ISBN: 9780062857330Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperTeen - August 6th, 2019
Betrayal has never been so fashionable than in Autumn Krause’s glamorous debut, perfect for fans of The Belles and The Luxe.
True to its name, the sleepy town of Shy in Avon-upon-Kynt is a place where nothing much happens. And for eighteen years, Emmaline Watkins has feared that her future held just that: nothing.$18.99ISBN: 9781250162656Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - August 6th, 2019
Vow of Thieves is the thrilling sequel to Dance of Thieves, set in the same world as Mary E. Pearson's New York Times-bestselling Remnant Chronicles.$21.99ISBN: 9781641600064Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Chicago Review Press - August 6th, 2019Noor Inayat Khan was the first female radio operator sent into occupied France and transferred crucial messages to the Resistance. Johtje Vos, a Dutch housewife, hid Jews in her home and repeatedly outsmarted the Gestapo. Law student Hannie Schaft became involved in the most dangerous resistance work—sabotage, weapons transference, and assassinations.$15.19ISBN: 9781534437906Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - July 30th, 2019
“Anne McCaffrey for the next generation, and I absolutely devoured it.” —Mackenzi Lee, bestselling author of The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue
“Eagerly awaiting the sequel.” —Melissa Bashardoust, author of Girls Made of Snow and Glass
“A wondrous adventure.” —Tessa Gratton, author of Strange Grace
$18.99ISBN: 9780525646990Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Knopf Books for Young Readers - July 9th, 2019
"Looking for your next big YA fantasy series? We've got our eye on this stylist blockbuster." --Entertainment Weekly$18.99ISBN: 9781250191922Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Henry Holt and Co. (BYR) - July 30th, 2019
Debut author Margaret Owen crafts a powerful saga of vengeance, survival, and sacrifice—perfect for fans of Leigh Bardugo and Kendare Blake—in The Merciful Crow.$17.99ISBN: 9781338047417Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Press - July 30th, 2019Have a nice flight . . .
Cassie, Tim, Emily, Brandon, and Jay are on their way back from a camping trip, flying from Idaho to New York City on Cassie's family's private plane. This might be a usual thing for the others, but for Jay, it's only his second time ever on a plane. And what starts as a normal flight soon veers desperately out of control.
$18.99ISBN: 9781338332605Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Press - July 30th, 2019A dark and beautiful reimagining of The Little Mermaid.$17.99ISBN: 9780062795380Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperTeen - July 23rd, 2019
In this emotionally candid contemporary YA, author Jen Malone delves into the world of a teen whose life is brought to an abrupt halt when she learns she’s in dire need of an organ transplant.$17.99ISBN: 9780823442393Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Margaret Ferguson Books - July 23rd, 2019
Famous teen author Thistle Tate struggles to keep her biggest secret: the real identity of the author of her bestselling books.$18.99ISBN: 9781250216533Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Wednesday Books - July 16th, 2019
Ava and Gen are best friends. Ava knows what she wants and has plans to achieve her goals. Gen...not so much. But no matter how annoying, dramatic, or utterly bananas a 2 a.m. rant might get -- Ava has always been there for Gen and Gen for Ava. But then they graduated high school.$18.99ISBN: 9781984849281Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Delacorte Press - July 16th, 2019
This honest, laugh-out-loud novel brimming with body positivity, bite-sized nuggets of feminism, and commentary on eating will have readers rooting for sixteen-year-old BB as she navigates her world while maintaining her plucky zest for life even in the most trying of times.
It's a food diary. I have to tell the truth. That's the point.$17.99ISBN: 9781524715229Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Delacorte Press - July 9th, 2019
Perfect for fans of Becky Albertalli's Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda and A. S. King's Still Life with Tornado, this story of parallel time lines cleverly explores how our choices can change and shape us--as well as the ways in which choices don't change the core of our being at all.$18.99ISBN: 9780525645580Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Delacorte Press - July 9th, 2019
AN INSTANT NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER!
"Celebrates the resilience of girls and the earthshaking power of their friendships. An eerie, unforgettable triumph." --Claire Legrand, New York Times bestselling author of Furyborn$18.99ISBN: 9781580899895Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Charlesbridge Teen - July 9th, 2019
The first book in the spine-tingling Dark Matter trilogy about the frightening effects of a biological experiment gone wrong.
An epidemic is sweeping the country. It spreads fast, mercilessly. Everyone will be infected. . . . It is only a matter of time. You are now under quarantine.$18.99ISBN: 9781547600922Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Bloomsbury YA - July 9th, 2019
An exciting new direction for acclaimed author Elizabeth Eulberg, Past Perfect Life is a tense and tender read about secrets and lies, reality and identity, and the ways we put ourselves back together when everything is broken.$19.99ISBN: 9781481481762Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon Pulse - July 9th, 2019
The Astonishing Color of After meets Eleanor & Park in this breathtaking and beautifully surreal story about a friendship between two teens that just might shake the earth around them or at the very least make them face some painful truths about the nature of what drives us apart…and what brings us together.
Billy Sloat and Lydia Lemon don’t have much in co$17.99ISBN: 9781492672937Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Sourcebooks Fire - July 9th, 2019
First print run includes exclusive gold foil casing
Eragon meets And I Darken in this thrilling new fantasy debut that follows a fallen princess as she ignites a rebellion to bring back the magical elemental crows that were taken from her people.$14.99ISBN: 9781492687535Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Sourcebooks Explore - July 9th, 2019
WHAT IF YOU COULD BECOME AWESOME AT (ALMOST) ANYTHING?
It's not as impossible as you might imagine. If you're the kind of person who thinks ...$17.99ISBN: 9780062657619Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - July 2nd, 2019
From debut author Katharyn Blair comes a heart-stopping fantasy novel, perfect for fans of Cassandra Clare and The Young Elites, about a teenage runaway who enters a dangerous tournament with an impossible prize.$19.99ISBN: 9780062414465Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Katherine Tegen Books - July 2nd, 2019
A New York Times Bestseller!
Fans of dark fairy-tales like The Hazel Wood and The Cruel Prince will relish this atmospheric and absorbing book based on Guillermo del Toro’s critically acclaimed movie.$17.99ISBN: 9780544816206Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Clarion Books - July 2nd, 2019In an emotionally compelling tale crackling with originality, when a teen musician goes deaf, his quest to create an entirely new form of music brings him to a deeper understanding of his relationship to the hearing world, of himself, and of the girl he meets along the way.
Music is Simon’s life—which is why he is devastated when a stroke des$17.99ISBN: 9780062574176Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperTeen - July 2nd, 2019
Survivors of a deadly planetary outbreak take on a new, sinister adversary in the white-knuckle sequel to Contagion, which New York Times bestselling author Amie Kaufman called “gripping, thrilling, and terrifying in equal measures.”$18.99ISBN: 9781481498838Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Simon Pulse - July 2nd, 2019
Gone Girl meets Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls in this mesmerizing debut novel about a toxic friendship that turns deadly.
Remy Tsai used to know how her story would turn out. But now, she doesn’t even know what tomorrow will look like.
She was happy once.$17.99ISBN: 9780062456748Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperTeen - July 2nd, 2019
A crucial, genre-bending tale, equal parts Ned Vizzini and Patrick Ness, about the life-saving power of friendship.
Solomon and Ash both experienced a traumatic event when they were twelve.$17.99ISBN: 9780451480804Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Razorbill - July 2nd, 2019
A stunning, multigenerational story about two teenagers: Victoria, who joins the circus in 1965, and her granddaughter, Callie, who leaves the circus fifty years later. Perfect for fans of This is Us.$17.99ISBN: 9780525647904Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Delacorte Press - July 2nd, 2019
An often hilarious and always relevant memoir about one teen boy's battle with brain cancer and his Starlight Children's Foundation wish: to meet Mikhail Gorbachev in Russia and plead for nuclear disarmament and world peace.$19.99ISBN: 9781335542243Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Inkyard Press - June 25th, 2019
WELCOME TO THE FOREST OF GOOD AND EVIL.
A DREAM COME TRUE...AND A LIVING NIGHTMARE. Far, far away, in the realm of Enchantia, creatures of legend still exist, magic is the norm and fairy tales are real. Except, fairy tales aren't based on myths and legends of the past--they are prophecies of the future.$18.99ISBN: 9781984812346Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - June 25th, 2019
An addictive fantasy-romance set in modern-day Seoul.
Eighteen-year-old Gu Miyoung has a secret--she's a gumiho, a nine-tailed fox who must devour the energy of men in order to survive. Because so few believe in the old tales anymore, and with so many evil men no one will miss, the modern city of Seoul is the perfect place to hide and hunt.$18.99ISBN: 9780062493804Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: HarperCollins - June 25th, 2019
All bets are off in this third and final book in the epic New York Times bestselling Lorien Legacies Reborn series! This fast-paced, action-packed adventure—which is set in the world of I Am Number Four—is perfect for fans of the Darkest Minds series and the X-Men franchise.$17.99ISBN: 9780525516545Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Philomel Books - June 25th, 2019
A compelling novel about speaking out, standing up, and breaking free -- perfect for fans of The Handmaid's Tale and Tara Westover's Educated.$18.99ISBN: 9781338335460Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Scholastic Press - June 25th, 2019A hilarious, snarky, and utterly addicting #ownvoices debut that explores friendship, sexual orientation, mental health, and falling in love (even if things might be falling apart around you).$17.99ISBN: 9781580899406Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Charlesbridge Teen - June 25th, 2019
A debut novel for fans of The Fault in Our Stars that thoughtfully and humorously depicts teen Ricky Bloom's struggles with a recent chronic illness diagnosis.$18.99ISBN: 9781534437180Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Margaret K. McElderry Books - June 18th, 2019
For fans of Love, Simon and Eleanor & Park, a romantic and sweet novel about a transgender boy who falls in love for the first time—and how first love changes us all—from New York Times bestselling author Amber Smith.
Chris and Maia aren’t off to a great start.
A near-fatal car accident first brings them together, and their next encounte$18.99ISBN: 9781641290340Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Soho Teen - June 18th, 2019
Michelle Ruiz Keil’s YA fantasy debut about love, found family, and healing is an ode to post-punk San Francisco through the eyes of a Mexican-American girl.$18.99ISBN: 9781984830111Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Random House Books for Young Readers - June 18th, 2019
The Handmaid's Tale meets Scythe in this gripping new dystopian trilogy written by UK-bestselling authors Giovanna and Tom Fletcher.
She survived against all odds. The first girl born in fifty years. They called her EVE.$17.99ISBN: 9780525554912Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Kokila - June 18th, 2019
"Brilliant, honest, and equal parts heartbreaking and soul-healing." --Laurie Halse Anderson, author of SHOUT
"A singular voice in the world of literature." --Jason Reynolds, author of Long Way Down
A powerful coming-of-age story about grief, guilt, and the risks a Filipino-American teenager takes to uncover the truth about his cousin's murder.$17.99ISBN: 9781250149930Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Roaring Brook Press - June 18th, 2019
From Sophie Cameron, the author of Out of the Blue, comes a novel of magic, adventure, and what it means to truly belong.$17.99ISBN: 9780451481597Availability: On Our Shelves NowPublished: Razorbill - June 11th, 2019
The Bold Type meets The Social Network when three girls participate in a startup incubator competition and uncover the truth about what it means to succeed in the male-dominated world of tech.
This summer Silicon Valley is a girls' club.