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Belzhar
Belzhar
by Meg Wolitzer
Staff Pick
When Jam and four others are given mysterious journals and assigned Sylvia Plath for a "Special Topics" class in a boarding school for fragile teens, they discover new ways to reconnect with their lost loved ones and one another. An insightful, moving... (read more)

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Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale
Tithe: A Modern Faerie Tale
by Holly Black
Staff Pick
A dark, twisting faerie adventure in modern-day New Jersey, featuring a dysfunctional teen living an illusion, Tithe is filled with haunting characters, from a beautiful man she can't seem to get rid of (and isn't sure she wants to) to her childhood... (read more)

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Throne of Glass
Throne of Glass
by Sarah J. Maas
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Sarah J. Maas hits a home run for young adult fantasy with the start to her debut epic series. This book has everything a fantasy reader could want: assassins, mystery, magic, battles, romance, and ancient destinies.... (read more)

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The Fault in Our Stars
The Fault in Our Stars
by John Green
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John Green has so cleanly sidestepped anything precious, sentimental, and heart-warming in The Fault in Our Stars, it's a wonder he was even able to write about two teenagers diagnosed with cancer. These are some fertile fields for tweeness, indeed. Oh... (read more)

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Ten
Ten
by Gretchen McNeil
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Looking for a good fright? This book has all the hallmarks of a horror film, and a great twist at the end. McNeil gets all the details of the Puget Sound spot on, making it spooky in how familiar it feels.... (read more)

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Seraphina
Seraphina
by Rachel Hartman
Staff Pick
Imagine... a vividly crafted world in which dragons and the veneration of saints figure prominently. Tight, evocative prose. A stoic, thoughtful, and wise heroine who just wants to make music, torn between the world of humans and the world of dragons... (read more)

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Conversion
Conversion
by Katherine Howe
Staff Pick
Suspenseful and enjoyably creepy, Conversion tells the story of a private high school engaged in modern-day Salem witch trials. Colleen's friends are suddenly falling ill, and no one quite understands why.... (read more)

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Daughter of Smoke and Bone
Daughter of Smoke and Bone
by Laini Taylor
Staff Pick
Laini Taylor writes more poetically than anyone I've read since Ursula K. Le Guin, without ever losing the momentum of her story — and what a fresh, evocative, and engrossing story. Taylor's characters live in a very believable world and struggle... (read more)

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City of the Beasts
City of the Beasts
by Isabel Allende
Staff Pick
I've been wanting to read this for some time and finally picked it up. I suggest you don't wait any longer to get your copy. Allende's City of the Beasts is an amazing page-turner seamlessly combining fact and fantasy. The book takes you into the Amazon... (read more)

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Summerland
Summerland
by Michael Chabon
Staff Pick
I started reading Summerland on a road trip and couldn't put it down. I was hooked from the moment Ethan and a ragtag group of characters — including a depressed Sasquatch and the rudest fairy princess you can imagine — embark on their quest to... (read more)

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Glory O'Brien's History of the Future
Glory O'Brien's History of the Future
by A. S. King
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When Glory unexpectedly gains the power to see the future and other people's pasts, she begins dealing with the complications in her life. With powerful writing, this intense novel is full of love and humor as Glory overcomes her present difficulties.... (read more)

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Sparky!
Sparky!
by Jenny Offill and Chris Appelhans
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Sparky the sloth can play dead! He can also do countless other tricks! Like play dead! And sleep! With lovely, quirky illustrations, Sparky! is a sweet, quiet, funny story about coming to love someone even when they don’t turn out to be who you... (read more)

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The Omnivore's Dilemma Young Readers Edition The Secrets Behind What You Eat
The Omnivore's Dilemma Young Readers Edition The Secrets Behind What You Eat
by Michael Pollan
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Have you ever wondered why Twinkies never go bad? Are you eating food, or are you eating "edible food-like substances"? This book will help you answer those questions, and help you eat and cook in ways that are healthier for your body and better for the... (read more)

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Jackaby
Jackaby
by William Ritter
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A unique mystery set in 1892 New England told with warmth, humor, and suspense. The narrator, Abigail, sees the details in the ordinary, and Jackaby (a combination of Dr. Who and Sherlock Holmes) has the power to see the supernatural. This is a promising... (read more)

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Paper Towns
Paper Towns
by John Green
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Part road trip novel and part mystery, Paper Towns is about an ordinary boy and the enigmatic girl next door, who charmingly sprinkle clues for him using Walt Whitman's Leaves of Grass. John Green doesn’t gloss over anything in the young adult... (read more)

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The Twenty-One Balloons (Puffin Newbery Library)
The Twenty-One Balloons (Puffin Newbery Library)
by William Pene Dubois
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When Professor Sherman is found afloat at sea, the entire country is on pins and needles waiting to hear his tale — and his is a tale that does not disappoint. Sherman's solo trip across the Pacific Ocean in a hot air balloon is cut short when he lands... (read more)

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Winger
Winger
by Andrew Smith
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Ryan Dean is a fourteen-year-old high school junior who is doing his best to navigate adolescence and all its highs and lows. And you know what? Synopsizing this book doesn't really do it justice or explain why it's my #1 pick. Andrew Smith gets... (read more)

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Catching Fire (The Hunger Games #2)
Catching Fire (The Hunger Games #2)
by Suzanne Collins
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Never have I been more excited for a sequel to be released than after I read Hunger Games, and thankfully, Suzanne Collins delivered. I burned through Catching Fire like it was on fire, hurtling through the revelations and heart-stopping twist. I am... (read more)

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Dreams of Gods and Monsters
Dreams of Gods and Monsters
by Laini Taylor
Staff Pick
The brutally epic finish to this visceral trilogy shimmers with momentary beauties. Hosts of angels reveal themselves to Earth, as rebel chimaera band together with Misbegotten in a final stand against the war tearing their world apart. All the while... (read more)

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Panic
Panic
by Lauren Oliver
Staff Pick
Panic, though rife with classic dystopian plot points, isn't just another thrilling young adult romance novel. It's beautifully written, with superbly drawn characters, and a thoughtful look at love, loss, and a rite of passage in a heartbroken little... (read more)

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