"Mirror, Mirror", by Cara Delevingne with Rowan Coleman - 16-year-old friends Red, Leo, Rose, and Naomi are misfits; still figuring out who they are. Life isn't perfect, but music unites them, and they're excited about what the future holds for their band, Mirror, Mirror. That is until Naomi vanishes before being pulled unconscious out of the river.She's left fighting for her life in a coma. The police claim it was a failed suicide attempt, but her friends aren't convinced.

"Mirror, Mirror", by Cara Delevingne with Rowan Coleman - 16-year-old friends Red, Leo, Rose, and Naomi are misfits; still figuring out who they are. Life isn't perfect, but music unites them, and they're excited about what the future holds for their band, Mirror, Mirror. That is until Naomi vanishes before being pulled unconscious out of the river.She's left fighting for her life in a coma. The police claim it was a failed suicide attempt, but her friends aren't convinced.

"Mortal engines", by Philip Reeve - 'In the distant future, cities on wheels fight each other for survival. As London pursues a small town, young apprentice Tom is flung out into the watelands, where a terrifying cyborg begins to hunt him down.

"Mortal engines", by Philip Reeve - 'In the distant future, cities on wheels fight each other for survival. As London pursues a small town, young apprentice Tom is flung out into the watelands, where a terrifying cyborg begins to hunt him down.

"The hate u give", by Angie Thomas - After witnessing her friend's death at the hands of a police officer, Starr Carter's life is complicated when the police and a local drug lord try to intimidate her in an effort to learn what happened the night Kahlil died.

Read a Chilling Excerpt from the Black Lives Matter-Inspired YA Novel 'The Hate U Give'

"We Are Okay", by Nina LaCour - Marin hasn’t spoken to anyone from her old life since the day she left. Not even her best friend Mabel knows the truth about those final weeks. But even thousands of miles away from the California coast, Marin still feels the pull of the life and tragedy she’s tried to outrun. Now, months later, alone in an emptied dorm for winter break, Marin waits. Mabel is coming to visit, and Marin will finally be forced to face everything that's been left unsaid.

Young adult writer Nina LaCour, author of award-winning novel Hold Still, returns with We Are Okay (out Feb. We have an exclusive first look at the

"They both die at the end", by Adam Silvera - On September 5, just after midnight, Death-Cast calls Mateo Torrez and Rufus Emeterio to give them some bad news: They're going to die today. Mateo and Rufus are total strangers, but, for different reasons, they're both looking to make a new friend on their End Day. The good news: there's an app for that. It's called the Last Friend and through it, Rufus and Mateo are about to meet up for one last great adventure--to live a lifetime in a single…

Adam Silvera reminds us that there’s no life without death and no love without loss in this devastating yet uplifting story about two people whose lives.

"History is all you left me", by Adam Silvera - When Griffin's first love and ex-boyfriend, Theo, dies in a drowning accident, his universe implodes. Even though Theo had moved to California for college and started seeing Jackson, Griffin never doubted Theo would come back to him when the time was right. But now, the future he's been imagining for himself has gone far off course.  And to make things worse, the only person who truly understands his heartache is Jackson.

Winter Must-Read Contemporary Young Adult Books: Immigration, Race Riots, and Dystopian Realities

"Laughing at my nightmare", by Shane Burcaw - 'With acerbic wit ... Shane Burcaw describes the challenges he faces as a twenty-one-year-old with spinal muscular atrophy. From awkward handshakes to having a girlfriend and everything in between, Shane handles his situation with humor and a 'you-only-live-once' perspective on life. While he does talk about everyday issues that are relatable to teens, he also offers an eye-opening perspective on what it is like to have a life-threatening…

"Laughing at my nightmare", by Shane Burcaw - 'With acerbic wit ... Shane Burcaw describes the challenges he faces as a twenty-one-year-old with spinal muscular atrophy. From awkward handshakes to having a girlfriend and everything in between, Shane handles his situation with humor and a 'you-only-live-once' perspective on life. While he does talk about everyday issues that are relatable to teens, he also offers an eye-opening perspective on what it is like to have a life-threatening…

"Coming home to roost", by Mary-Anne Scott  - 'Elliot is on the run from a situation that's just too big to handle. Sooner or later, though, it's going to catch up with him. The question is, will he turn and face it head on - or will he let it run him over?

A book about teenage pregnancy. See Coming home to roost in the library catalogue.

"Tash hearts Tolstoy", by Kathryn Ormsbee - After a shout-out from one of the Internet’s superstar vloggers, Natasha “Tash” Zelenka finds herself and her obscure, amateur web series, Unhappy Families, thrust into the limelight: She’s gone viral. And when Unhappy Families is nominated for a Golden Tuba award, Tash’s cyber-flirtation with Thom Causer, a fellow award nominee, suddenly has the potential to become something IRL—if she can figure out how to tell said crush that she’s romantic…

Tash Hearts Tolstoy by Kathryn Ormsbee. Literary-inspired web series, Internet fame, and asexuality.

"Sucktown, Alaska : a novel", by Craig Dirkes - When he is kicked out of his first year of college in Anchorage, eighteen-year-old Eddie Ashford promises the university officials to work for one year at the newspaper in Kusko, Alaska, which is a small, depressing town in back-of-beyond, where it requires either a plane or a dog-sled to get around for most of the time--but staying straight is a challenge, especially when he gets caught up in the local marijuana trade.

"Sucktown, Alaska : a novel", by Craig Dirkes - When he is kicked out of his first year of college in Anchorage, eighteen-year-old Eddie Ashford promises the university officials to work for one year at the newspaper in Kusko, Alaska, which is a small, depressing town in back-of-beyond, where it requires either a plane or a dog-sled to get around for most of the time--but staying straight is a challenge, especially when he gets caught up in the local marijuana trade.

"The girl in the picture", by Alexandra Monir - After heartthrob Chace Porter is found dead in the woods near the school, the police search for the girl snuggled up next to him in a picture discovered among his personal effects. A girl no one knew was even close to him-- and whose best friend, Lana Rivera, was his girlfriend. Geeky music girl Nicole Morgan is the girl in the picture-- and now she's the primary suspect in his murder.

"The girl in the picture", by Alexandra Monir - After heartthrob Chace Porter is found dead in the woods near the school, the police search for the girl snuggled up next to him in a picture discovered among his personal effects. A girl no one knew was even close to him-- and whose best friend, Lana Rivera, was his girlfriend. Geeky music girl Nicole Morgan is the girl in the picture-- and now she's the primary suspect in his murder.

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