Lists and Suggestions for Teens

List: Recommended Reads - Teen Book Cafe (December)

Terciero, Rey, author.

"Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy are having a really tough year: Not only is their father overseas with...

Rodkey, Geoff, 1970- author.

After a year on Mars, a young boy and his family migrate to the planet Choom, but the inhabitants o...

Mather, Adriana, author.

"November is trapped. At the mysterious Academy Absconditi, a school that's completely of...

Dee, Barbara, author.

When boys in her class start touching seventh-grader Mila and making her feel uncomfortable, she do...

Henry, April, author.

When new evidence about her parents' murders surfaces and police reopen the case, Olivia must ...

Schmitt, Adam P.

"As if being stuffed into last year's dress pants at his cousin's wake weren't ...

Gansworth, Eric L.

Seventh-grader Lewis "Shoe" Blake from the Tuscarora Reservation has a new friend, George...

Knowles, Johanna, 1970-

Twelve-year-old Fern feels invisible in her family, where grumpy eighteen-year-old Sarah is working...

Bunker, Lisa, author.

Thirteen-year-old Felix Yz chronicles the final month before an experimental procedure meant to sep...

Murphy, Emily Bain, author.

Every seven years, an important thing, like scent, disappears from the town of Sterling and Aila, s...

Klise, James, 1967-

When some quirky art donated to a school fundraising effort to help a Pakistani American family, vi...

Storm, Jo, 1972- author.

"At first, when a massive ice storm traps fourteen-year-old Hannah and her family in a remote ...

Eves, Rosalyn, author.

Social prestige is derived from a trifecta of blood, money, and magic. However, one girl has the ab...

Young, Adrienne, 1985- author.

Seventeen-year-old Fable joins the young, motley crew of the Marigold to escape the island where he...

Redman, Jess, 1986- author.

"Quintessence is an extraordinary story from Jess Redman about friendship, self-discovery, int...

Lowery, Lynda Blackmon, 1950- author.

A 50th-anniversary tribute shares the story of the youngest person to complete the momentous Selma ...

McCall, Guadalupe Garcia, author.

When resentment surges during the Great Depression in a Texas border town, Estrella, fifteen, organ...

Tang, Andrea, author.

Things just got weird for Prudence Wu. One minute, she's cashing in on a routine smuggling dea...

Jarrow, Gail, author.

"...explores the science and grisly history of U.S. Civil War medicine, using actual medical c...

Fawcett, Heather (Heather M.), author.

Princess Noa, aged eleven, Prince Julian, sixteen, and Princess Mite, five, flee their palace when ...

Thummler, Brenna, author, artist.

"Marjorie Glatt feels like a ghost. A practical thirteen-year-old in charge of the family laun...

Lu, Marie, 1984- author.

The Karensa Federation has conquered a dozen countries, leaving Mara as one of the last free nation...