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Grasshopper Jungle

Grasshopper Jungle

Andrew Smith

Austin Szerba narrates the end of humanity as he and his best friend Robby accidentally unleash an army of giant, unstoppable bugs and uncover the secrets of a decades-old experiment gone terribly wrong.


Oblivion

Oblivion

Sasha Dawn

Sixteen-year-old Callie Knowles fights her compulsion to write constantly, even on herself, as she struggles to cope with foster care, her mother’s life in a mental institution, and her belief that she killed her father, a minister, who has been missing for a year.


Belzhar

Belzhar

Meg Wolitzer

Jam Gallahue, fifteen, unable to cope with the loss of her boyfriend Reeve, is sent to a therapeutic boarding school in Vermont, where a journal-writing assignment for an exclusive, mysterious English class transports her to the magical realm of Belzhar, where she and Reeve can be together.


Depression

Depression: The Ultimate Teen Guide

Tina Schwartz

This book helps teens and young adults learn how to deal with this often debilitating affliction. Throughout, teens share their personal stories of living with depression and other mood disorders, and describe what treatment was successful for them and what was not, and how they are coping today.


The Family Romanov

The Family Romanov

Candace Fleming

Here is the tumultuous, heartrending, true story of the Romanovs–at once an intimate portrait of Russia’s last royal family and a gripping account of its undoing.


Through The Woods

Through The Woods

Emily Carroll

Discover a terrifying world in the woods in this collection of five hauntingly beautiful graphic stories that includes the online webcomic sensation “His Face All Red,” in print for the first time.


Visitors

Visitors

Orson Scott Card

Rigg’s journey comes to an epic and explosive conclusion as everything that has been building up finally comes to pass, and Rigg is forced to put his powers to the test in order to save his world and end the war once and for all.


The Young Elites

The Young Elites

Marie Lu

Adelina Amouteru survived the blood fever, a deadly illness that killed many, but left others with strange markings and supernatural powers. Cast out by her family, Adelina joins the secret society of the Young Elites and discovers her own dangerous abilities.


A Little Something Different

A Little Something Different

Sandy Hall

College students Lea and Gabe are in the same creative writing class and have the same interests, but it looks like things are never going to work out between them because Lea is a little aloof and Gabe is a little shy.


The Isobel Journal

The Isobel Journal

Isobel Harrop

Eighteen-year-old Isobel’s narrative scrapbook uses mini-graphic novels, photographs, sketches, and captions to relate her witty observations about herself, friendship, and love.


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