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The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli

The Upside of Unrequitedby Becky Albertalli Published by Balzer + Bray on April 11th 2017 Genres: Contemporary Pages: 352 Goodreads   Seventeen-year-old Molly Peskin-Suso knows all about unrequited love. No matter how many times her twin sister, Cassie, tells her to woman up, Molly can’t stomach the idea of rejection. So she’s careful. Fat girls […]

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Meg & Linus by Hanna Nowinski

Meg & Linusby Hanna Nowinski Published by Swoon Reads on April 18th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, LGBTQIA Goodreads   Meg is newly single since Sophia went off to college, and she doesn’t particularly like it. When her best friend Linus refuses to approach Danny, the boy he likes, she finds the perfect project to distract […]

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Done Dirt Cheap by Sarah Nicole Lemon

Done Dirt Cheapby Sarah Nicole Lemon Published by Amulet Books on March 7th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult, YA Pages: 336 Goodreads   Tourmaline Harris’s life hit pause at fifteen, when her mom went to prison because of Tourmaline’s unintentionally damning testimony. But at eighteen, her home life is stable, and she has a strong […]

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You’re Welcome, Universe by Whitney Gardner

You’re Welcome, UniversePublished by Knopf on March 7 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult, YA Pages: 304 Goodreads   A vibrant, edgy, fresh new YA voice for fans of More Happy Than Not and Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda, packed with interior graffiti. When Julia finds a slur about her best friend scrawled across the […]

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The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

The Hate U Giveby Angie Thomas Published by Balzer + Bray on February 28th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult, YA Pages: 464 Goodreads   Sixteen-year-old Starr lives in two worlds: the poor neighbourhood where she was born and raised and her posh high school in the suburbs. The uneasy balance between them is shattered when […]

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By Your Side by Kasie West

By Your Sideby Kasie West Published by HarperTeen on January 31st 2017 Genres: Romance, Young Adult, YA, Fiction Pages: 352 Goodreads   In this irresistible story, Kasie West explores the timeless question of what to do when you fall for the person you least expect. Witty and romantic, this paperback original from a fan favorite […]

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Last Seen Leaving by Caleb Roehrig

Last Seen Leavingby Caleb Roehrig Published by Feiwel & Friends on October 4th 2016 Genres: Contemporary, Thriller, Young Adult, YA, LGBTQIA, LGBT Pages: 336 Goodreads   Flynn’s girlfriend has disappeared. How can he uncover her secrets without revealing his own? Flynn’s girlfriend, January, is missing. The cops are asking questions he can’t answer, and her […]

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When the Moon was Ours by Anna-Marie McLemore

When the Moon Was Oursby Anna-Marie McLemore Published by Thomas Dunne Books on October 4th 2016 Genres: Magic Realism, Romance, LGBTQIA, Young Adult, YA Pages: 288 Goodreads   When the Moon Was Ours follows two characters through a story that has multicultural elements and magical realism, but also has central LGBT themes—a transgender boy, the […]

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Engaging and Important: Girl Mans Up by M-E Girard

Girl Mans Upby M-E Girard Published by HarperTeen on September 6th 2016 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult, YA Pages: 384 Goodreads   All Pen wants is to be the kind of girl she’s always been. So why does everyone have a problem with it? They think the way she looks and acts means she’s trying to […]

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A Complicated and Cute Romance: How to Make Out by Brianna Shrum

How to Make Outby Brianna Shrum Published by Sky Pony Press on September 6th 2016 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult, YA Pages: 284 Goodreads   Sixteen-year-old Renley needs three thousand dollars for the math club’s trip to New York City, and she knows exactly how to get it: she’s going to start a how-to blog […]