Looking for Alaska

04 June 2020 | By John Green | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Before Miles Pudge Halter is done with his safe life at home His whole life has been one big non event, and his obsession with famous last words has only made him crave the Great Perhaps even Francois Rabelais, poet He heads off to the sometimes crazy and anything but boring world of C

Eleanor & Park

04 June 2020 | By Rainbow Rowell | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Eleanor is the new girl in town, and with her chaotic family life, her mismatched clothes and unruly red hair, she couldn t stick out if she tried n nPark is the boy at the back of the bus Black T shirts, headphones, head in a book he thinks he s made himself invisible But not to Eleanor

Paper Towns

04 June 2020 | By John Green | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Who is the real Margo n nQuentin Jacobsen has spent a lifetime loving the magnificently adventurous Margo Roth Spiegelman from afar So when she cracks open a window and climbs into his life dressed like a ninja and summoning him for an ingenious campaign of revenge he follows After their all nighte

Fangirl

04 June 2020 | By Rainbow Rowell | Filed in: realistic young adult.

n A coming of age tale of fan fiction, family and first love n n nCath is a Simon Snow fan n nOkay, the whole world is a Simon Snow fan. n nBut for Cath, being a fan is her life and she s really good at it She and her twin sister, Wren, ensconced themselves in the Simon Snow series when they were just

The Perks of Being a Wallflower

04 June 2020 | By Stephen Chbosky | Filed in: realistic young adult.

standing on the fringes of life noffers a unique perspective But there comes a time to see nwhat it looks like from the dance floor n nThis haunting novel about the dilemma of passivity vs passion marks the stunning debut of a provocative new voice in contemporary fiction The Perks of Being A WAL

Thirteen Reasons Why

04 June 2020 | By Jay Asher | Filed in: realistic young adult.

You can t stop the future nYou can t rewind the past nThe only way to learn the secret is to press play n nClay Jensen returns home from school to find a strange package with his name on it lying on his porch Inside he discovers several cassette tapes recorded by Hannah Baker his classmate an

The Hate U Give

04 June 2020 | By Angie Thomas | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Sixteen year old Starr Carter moves between two worlds the poor neighborhood where she lives and the fancy suburban prep school she attends The uneasy balance between these worlds is shattered when Starr witnesses the fatal shooting of her childhood best friend Khalil at the hands of a police offi

Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)

04 June 2020 | By Stephanie Perkins | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Anna is looking forward to her senior year in Atlanta, where she has a great job, a loyal best friend, and a crush on the verge of becoming Which is why she is less than thrilled about being shipped off to boarding school in Paris until she meets tienne St Clair Smart, charming, beautiful,

Speak

04 June 2020 | By Laurie Halse Anderson | Filed in: realistic young adult.

The first ten lies they tell you in high school n n Speak up for yourself we want to know what you have to say n nFrom the first moment of her freshman year at Merryweather High, Melinda knows this is a big fat lie, part of the nonsense of high school She is friendless, outcast, because she busted

An Abundance of Katherines

04 June 2020 | By John Green | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Katherine V thought boys were gross nKatherine X just wanted to be friends nKatherine XVIII dumped him in an e mail nK 19 broke his heart n nWhen it comes to relationships, Colin Singleton s type happens to be girls named Katherine And when it comes to girls named Katherine, Colin is always getting dump

We Were Liars

04 June 2020 | By E. Lockhart | Filed in: realistic young adult.

A beautiful and distinguished family nA private island nA brilliant, damaged girl a passionate, political boy nA group of four friends the Liars whose friendship turns destructive nA revolution An accident A secret nLies upon lies nTrue love nThe truth n nWe Were Liars is a modern, sophisticated

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

04 June 2020 | By Sherman Alexie | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Bestselling author Sherman Alexie tells the story of Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation Determined to take his future into his own hands, Junior leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all white farm town high school where the only other Indian is t

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Simonverse, #1)

04 June 2020 | By Becky Albertalli | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Sixteen year old and not so openly gay Simon Spier prefers to save his drama for the school musical But when an email falls into the wrong hands, his secret is at risk of being thrust into the spotlight Now Simon is actually being blackmailed if he doesn t play wingman for class clown Martin, his

Every Reason We Shouldn't (Every Reason We Shouldn't, #1)

04 June 2020 | By Sara Fujimura | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Warning Contains family expectations, delightful banter, great romantic tension, skating all kinds , Korean pastries, and all the feels n nFifteen year old, biracial figure skater Olivia Kennedy s Olympic dreams have ended She s bitter, but enjoying life as a regular teenager instead of an athlet

And She Was

04 June 2020 | By Jessica Verdi | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Dara s lived a sheltered life with her single mom, Mellie Now, at eighteen, she s dreaming of When Dara digs up her never before seen birth certificate, her world implodes Why are two strangers listed as her parents n nDara confronts her mother, and is stunned by what she learns Mellie is t

Interference

04 June 2020 | By Kay Honeyman | Filed in: realistic young adult.

I will not get involved I will not get involved I will not get involved n nAs a congressman s daughter in Washington, DC, Kate Hamilton always pushes to make things right But when a scandal sends her family to Red Dirt, Texas, she decides to step back for a while She ll take pictures for her portfo

Peas and Carrots

04 June 2020 | By Tanita S. Davis | Filed in: realistic young adult.

In this new YA novel by Tanita S Davis, the Coretta Scott King Honor author of Mare s War, a white teen named Dess is placed into foster care with a black family while her mother is incarcerated.

Thicker Than Water

04 June 2020 | By Kelly Fiore Stultz | Filed in: realistic young adult.

Cecelia Price killed her brother At least, that s what the police and the district attorney are saying And although Cecelia is now locked up and forced into treatment, she knows the real story is much complicated n nCyrus wasn t always the drug addled monster he d become He was a successful a