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The Authentics by Abdi Nazemian

The Authenticsby Abdi Nazemian Published by Balzer + Bray on August 8th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Fiction, Young Adult Pages: 288 Goodreads   The Authentics is a fresh, funny, and insightful novel about culture, love, and family—the kind we are born into and the ones we create. Daria Esfandyar is Iranian-American and proud of her heritage, […]

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Little & Lion by Brandy Colbert

Little & Lionby Brandy Colbert on August 8th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, LGBTQIA, Young Adult, YA Pages: 336 Goodreads   A stunning novel on love, loss, identity, and redemption, from Publishers Weekly Flying Start author Brandy Colbert When Suzette comes home to Los Angeles from her boarding school in New England, she isn’t sure if she’ll […]

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The Gallery of Unfinished Girls by Lauren Karcz

The Gallery of Unfinished Girlsby Lauren Karcz Published by HarperTeen on July 25th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Magic Realism, LGBTQIA, Young Adult, YA Pages: 352 Goodreads   Mercedes Moreno is an artist. At least, she thinks she could be, even though she hasn’t been able to paint anything worthwhile since her award-winning piece Food Poisoning #1 […]

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Everything All At Once by Katrina Leno

Everything All at Onceby Katrina Leno Published by HarperTeen on July 25th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Fantasy, Young Adult Pages: 368 Goodreads   A soaring novel by the critically acclaimed author of The Half Life of Molly Pierce and The Lost & Found, perfect for fans of Jennifer Niven and Rainbow Rowell. Part mysterious adventure, part […]

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When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon

When Dimple Met Rishiby Sandhya Menon Published by Simon Pulse on May 30th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult, YA Pages: 320 Goodreads   A laugh-out-loud, heartfelt YA romantic comedy, told in alternating perspectives, about two Indian-American teens whose parents have arranged for them to be married. Dimple Shah has it all figured out. With […]

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The Love Interest by Cale Dietrich

The Love Interestby Cale Dietrich Published by Feiwel & Friends on May 16th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, LGBTQIA Pages: 384 Goodreads   There is a secret organization that cultivates teenage spies. The agents are called Love Interests because getting close to people destined for great power means getting valuable secrets. Caden is a Nice: The boy […]

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It Had to Be You by Lizzy Charles

It Had to be Youby Lizzy Charles Series: Brokemore Academy #1 Published by Entangled on May 15th 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult Pages: 184 Goodreads   James Parson has a problem. His military dad is going to yank him out of his expensive boarding school if James doesn’t prove he’s no longer hooking up, […]

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How to Make a Wish by Ashley Herring Blake

How to Make a Wishby Ashley Herring Blake Published by HMH Books for Young Readers on May 2nd 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Romance, Young Adult, YA Pages: 336 Goodreads   All seventeen year-old Grace Glasser wants is her own life. A normal life in which she sleeps in the same bed for longer than three months […]

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Girl Out of Water by Laura Silverman

Girl Out of Waterby Laura Silverman Published by Sourcebooks on May 2nd 2017 Genres: Contemporary, Young Adult, YA Pages: 320 Goodreads   Anise Sawyer plans to spend every minute of summer with her friends: surfing, chowing down on fish tacos drizzled with wasabi balsamic vinegar, and throwing bonfires that blaze until dawn. But when a […]

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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 […]