These are some of the best teen books I have read — actually, some of the best books I have read, period. Enjoy!
by Beth Kephart
Magical and lyrical! I love this author; her words flow like water.
by Cynthia Lord
Soul-stirring and engaging tale of a sister trying to understand her autistic brother.
by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Horrifying... what would happen if the moon was knocked closer to the earth? Frighteningly real!
by Suzanne Collins
Exhilarating! I can’t say enough about this book... the humor, the romance, the killing! This book was glued to my fingers.
by Mary E. Pearson
Breathless; the lengths parents will go to save their daughter. Absolutely incredible and chilling!
by Jennifer Donnelly
Enchanting. The book has a strong female character that dreams of life outside the kitchen, when that sort of thing wasn’t accepted. A great historical novel.
by Sherman Alexie
Heartbreaking and hilarious! Two different combinations, one inspiring book of overcoming obstacles.
by Derek Landy, illustrated by Tom Percival
Hilarious and action-packed! Loved the witty banter and sarcasm... a butt-kicking skeleton, what more could you ask for?
by Ann Turnbull
Romantic and tragic yet hopeful. Makes me appreciate living in the here and now.
Recommending books so good, they'll keep you up past your bedtime. more...
About Amy Ward
I am the Young Adult Coordinator for Briggs Library in Lawrence County, Ohio. I love teen books!
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