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New in May!

Aftermath by Kelley Armstrong

9 Days & 9 Nights (sequel to 99 Days) by Katie Cotugna

A Lite Too Bright by Samuel Miller

Anger is a Gift by Mark Oshiro

Elektra's Adventures in Tragedy by Douglas Rees

From Twinkle With Love by Sandhya Menon

Girl Made of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake

Give Me Some Truth by Eric Gansworth

Love and Other Carnivorous Plants by Florence Gonsalves

Moonrise by Sarah Crossan

Puddin' (companion to Dumplin') by Julie Murphy

Relative Strangers by Paula Garner

Royals by Rachel Hawkins

Someday, Somewhere by Lindsay Champion

The Strange Fascinations of Noah Hypnotik by David Arnold

We'll Fly Away by Bryan Bliss

Wild Bird by Wendelin Van Draanen

New in April!

I Have Lost My Way by Gayle Forman

Sam & Ilsa's Last Hurrah by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan

​Summer Constellations by Alisha Sevigny

The Summer of Broken Things by Margaret Peterson Haddix

New in March!

Between the Lines (companion to Bronx Masquerade) by Nikki Grimes

The Bomb by Joelle Charbonneau

The Falling Between Us by Ash Parsons

The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

Ready to Fall by Marcella Pixley

In Sight of Stars by Gae Polisner

Tyler Johnson was Here by Jay Coles

New in February!

After the Shot Drops by Randy Ribay

​In Search of Us by Ava Dellaira

A Girl Like That by Tanaz Bhathena

People Like Us by Dana Mele

When my Heart Joins the Thousand by A. J. Steiger 

Winterfolk by Janel Kolby

New in January!

American Panda by Gloria Chao

Devils Within by S.F. Henson

Don't Cosplay With My Heart by Cecil Castellucci

A Land of Permanent Goodbyes by Atia Abawi

​The Last to Let Go by Amber Smith

Love and Other Train Wrecks by Leah Konen

A Quiet Kind of Thunder by Sara Barnard

Someone to Love by Melissa de la Cruz

You'll Miss Me When I'm Gone by Rachel Lynn Soloman

New in November!

All About Mia by Lisa Williamson

Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson

The Closest I've Come by Fred Aceves

Don't Get Caught by Kurt Dinan

Here We Are Now by Jasmine Warga

The Mosaic by Nina Berkhout

I Never by Laura Hopper

Pointe, Claw by Amber J. Keyser

P.S. I Like You by Kasie West

Radio Silence by Alice Oseman

New in October!

Calling my Name by Liara Tamani

Dear Martin by Nic Stone

Disappeared by Francisco X. Stork

Far From the Tree by Robin Benway

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sanchez

Neighborhood Girls by Jessie Ann Foley

The Nowhere Girls by Amy Reed

Sparrow by Sarah Moon

New in September!

Game Change by Joseph Monninger

Genuine Fraud by E. Lockhart

Moxie by Jennifer Mathieu

Release by Patrick Ness

A Semi-Definitive List of Worst Nightmares by Krystal Sutherland

Wild Bird by Wendelin Van Draanen

New in August!

Aftercare Instructions by Bonnie Pipkin

Dress Codes for Small Towns by Courtney Stevens

How to Disappear by Sharon Huss Roat

Little & Lion by Brandy Colbert

A Map For Wrecked Girls by Jessica Taylor

The Secret History of Us by Jessi Kirby

Solo by Kwame Alexander

What to Say Next by Julie Buxbaum

When I Am Through With You by Stephanie Kuehn

New in July!

Dear Reader by Mary O'Connell

Hello, Sunshine by Leila Howland

I See London I See France by Srah Mlynowski

The Lake Effect by Erin McCahan

Tash Hearts Tolstoy by Kathryn Ormsbee

What I Lost by Alexandra Ballard

New in June!

Boy by Blake Neslon

Eliza and Her Monsters by Francesca Zappia

Grit by Gillian French

If Birds Fly Back by Carlie Sorosiak

The Names They Gave Us by Emery Lord

Once and For All by Sarah Dessen

Saints and Misfits by S.K. Ali

Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum

And We're Off by Dana Schwartz

Wildman by J. C. Geiger

Words in Deep Blue by Cath Crowley

New in May!

But Then I Came Back by Estelle Laure

Confessions of a High School Disaster:  Chloe Snow's Diary by Emma Chastain

Deacon Locke Went to Prom by Brian Katcher

The Fashion Committee by Susan Juby

How to Disappear by Clare Furniss

The Go-Between by Veronica Chambers

Just a Normal Tuesday by Kim Turrisi

The Lines we Cross by Randa Abdel-Fattah

The One Memory of Flora Banks by Emily Barr

North of Happy by Adi Alsaid

Ramona Blue by Julie Murphy

That Thing We Call a Heart Sheba Karim

Windfall by Jennifer Smith

Wonder of Us by Kim Culbertson

You're Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner

New in April!

Grendel's Guide to Love and War a Tale of Rivalry, Romance and Existential Angst, by A.E. Kaplan

A Psalm for Lost Girls by Katie Bayerl

Saint Death by Marcus Sedgwick

Speed of Life by Carol Weston

The Whole Thing Together by Ann Brashares

New in March!

American Street by Ibi Zoboi

Goodbye Days by Jeff Zentner

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

The Inexplicable Logic of my Life by Benjamin Alire Saenz

The Other F-Word by Natasha Friend

New in February!

A List of Cages by Robin Roe

Fire Color One by Jenny Valentine

History is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera

Life in a Fishbowl by Len Vlahos

Optimists Die First by Susin Nielsen

Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson

The Radius of Us by Marie Marquardt

Teach Me to Forget by Erica M. Chapman

We Are Okay by Nina LaCour

New in January!

Because of the Sun by Jenny Torres Sanchez

Love and First Sight by Josh Sundquist

Under Rose-Tainted Skies by Louise Gornall

New in December!

Sometimes We Tell the Truth by Kim Zarins

New in November!

The Best Possible Answer by Katherine Kottaras

Flip the Bird by Kym Brunner

Rani Patel in Full Effect by Sonia Patel

This Adventure Ends by Emma Mills

We Are Still Tornadoes by Michael Kun and Susan Mullen

You in Five Acts by Una LaMarche

New in October!

Amy, Chelsea, Stacie, Dee by Mary G. Thompson

Cloudwish by Fioana Wood

Holding Up the Universe by Jennifer Niven

I'm Not Your Manic Pixie Dream Girl by Gretchen McNeil

Lucy and Linh by Alice Pung

The Odds of Lightning by Jocelyn Davies

Phantom Limbs by Paula Garner

Something In Bewtween by Melissa De La Cruz

What Light by Jay Asher

Wrecked by Maria Padian

New in September!

100 Days by Nicole McInnes

Afterward by Jennifer Mathieu

The Bad Decisions Playlist by Michael Rubens

Before We Go Extinct by Karen Rivers

The Female of the Species by Mindy McGinnis

Girl Mans Up by M-E Girard

Kids of Appetite by David Arnold

Shiny Broken Pieces (sequel to Tiny Pretty Things) by Sona Charaipotra and Dhonielle Clayton

Someone I Wanted to Be by Aurelia Wills

Tell Me Something Real by Calla Devlin

We Were Never Here by Jennifer Gilmore

New in July!

The Memory Book by Lara Avery

Whatever by S.J. Goslee

New in June!

American Girls by Alison Umminger

The Art of Being Normal by Lisa Williamson

How it Feels to Fly by Kathryn Holmes

The Loose Ends List by Carrie Firestone

Meet Me Here by Bryan Bliss

Run by Kody Keplinger

True Letters From a Fictional Life by Kenneth Logan

New in May!

The Fall of Butterflies by Andrea Portes

Highly Illogical Behavior by John Corey Whaley

Silence is Golden by Annabel Pitcher

New in April!

Ask Me How I Got Here by Christine Heppermann

Essential Maps for the Lost by Deb Caletti

The Haters by Jesse Andrews

Klickitat by Peter Rock

The Last Boy and Girl in the End of the World by Siobhan Vivian

The Lonely Ones by Kelsey Sutton

Rescued by Eliot Schrefer

Saving Montgomery Sole by Mariko Tamaki

The Taming of the Drew by Stephanie Kate Strohm

This is the Story of You by Beth Kephart

This is Where the World Ends by Amy Zhang

Two Summers by Aimee Friedman

New in March!

Character Driven by David Lubar

The First Time She Drowned by Kerry Kletter

The Great American Whatever by Tim Federle

Life Unaware by Cole Gibsen

The Lifeboat Clique by Kathy Parks

The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner

Where You'll Find Me by Natasha Friend

Wink, Poppy, Midnight by April Genevieve Tucholke

New in February!

Devoted by Jennifer Mathieu

Kill the Boy Band by Goldy Moldavsky

Some of the Parts by Hannah Barnaby

Thanks for the Trouble by Tommy Wallach

Unbecoming by Jenny Downham

New in January!

The Possibility of Now by Kim Culbertson

New in November!

All We Have is Now by Lisa Schroeder

All the Major Constellations by Pratima Cranse

Calvin by Martine Leavitt

How to be Brave by E. Katherine Kottaras

The Lies About Truth by Courtney C. Stevens

Not If I See You First by Eric Lindstrom

Rules for 50/50 Chances by Kate McGovern

See No Color by Shannon Gibney

The Way Back From Broken by Amber J. Keyser

New in October!

All American Boys by Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely

Don't Fail Me Now by Una LaMarche

Edgewater by Courtney Sheinmel

Losers Take All by David Klass

The One Thing by Marci Lyn Curtis

Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli

A Step Toward Falling by Cammie McGovern

New in September!

Cut Both Ways by Carrie Mesrobian

Dumplin' by Julie Murphy

Everything Everything by Nicola Yoon

Infinite In Between by Carolyn Mackler

Juniors by Kaui Hart Hemmings

Never Always Sometimes by Adi Alsaid

Untwine by Edwidge Danticat

Older Titles Listed Alphabetically

All These Things I've Done by Gabrielle Zevin

Being Henry David by Cal Armistead

Between the Notes by Sharon Huss Roat

The Chapel Wars by Lindsey Leavitt

The Counterfeit Family Tree of Vee Crawford-Wong by L. Tam Holland

Dash and Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn

The Difference Between You and Me by Madeline George

Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell

Emmy & Oliver by Robin Benway

Extraordinary Means by Robyn Schneider

Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell

The Fault in Our Stars by John Green (See others by author)

Final Four by Paul Volponi

Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella

Foul Trouble by John Feinstein

Girls Like Us by Gail Giles

The Gospel of Winter by Brendan Kiely

Guy in Real Life by Steve Brezenoff

I Am Princess X by Cherie Priest

Keep Holding On by Susane Colasanti

Ketchup Clouds by Annabel Pitcher

Life by Committee by Corey Ann Haydu

Life Unaware by Cole Gibsen

Messy by Heather Cocks (See companion book, Spoiled)

The Moon and More by Sarah Dessen (See others by author)

The Museum of Intangible Things by Wendy Wunder

Never Ending by Martyn Bedford

Next by Kevin Waltman

No Place by Todd Strasser (See others by author)

Not After Everything by Michelle Levy

Not Exactly a Love Story by Audrey Couloumbis

OCD, The Dude and Me by Lauren Roedy Vaughn

On the Road to Find Out by Rachel Toor

The Other Normals by Ned Vinzinni

Painless by S.A. Harazin

Paradise by Joanna Nadin

Period 8 by Chris Crutcher

Playing Hurt by Holly Schindler

The Porcupine of Truth by Bill Konigsberg

The Prince of Venice Beach by Blake Nelson

Proof of Forever by Lexa Hillyer

Reality Boy by A.S. King (See others by author)

The Revenge Playbook by Rachael Allen

Roomies by Sara Zarr (See others by author)

Sacred Lies of Minnow Bly by Stephanie Oakes

The Scar Boys by Len Vlahos

The Secret Side of Empty by Maria Andreu

Side Effects May Vary by Julie Murphy

Since You've Been Gone by Morgan Matson

Six Impossible Things by Fiona Wood

Sixteen Things I Thought Were True by Janet Gurtler

Sixteenth Summer by Michelle Dalton

The Sky Is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson

Social Code by Sadie Hayes (and sequel)

Someone Else's Life by Katie Dale

Something Real by Heather Demetrios

Stay With Me by Paul Griffen

Swagger by Carl Deuker

Swept Away by Michelle Dalton

Tangled by Carolyn Mackler (See others by Carolyn Mackler)

Tease by Amanda Maciel

Ten Miles Past Normal by Frances O'Roark Dowell

This Side of Salvation by Jeri Smith-Ready

Thousand Words by Jennifer Brown

To Be Perfectly Honest by Sonya Sones (See others by author)

Torn by David Massey

Trinkets by Kristen Smith

Trouble is a Friend of Mine by Stephanie Tromly

The Tyrant's Daughter by J.C. Carleson

The Vigilante Poets of Selwyn Academy by Kate Hattemer

Waiting by Carol Lynch Williams

We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

What You Left Behind by Jessica Verdi

Where It Began by Ann Redisch Stampler

You Against Me by Jenny Downham