by Common Sense Media Year Published: 2018 by Multiple authors Year Published: 2017
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by Kate Elliott Year Published: 2017 YA - Fantasy
On the run from the murderous King Nikonos, Jessamy must find a way for her beloved Kalliarkos to take his rightul place on the throne. Only then can he end the oppression of the Commoners by their longtime Patron overlords. But Kal's rise to power is fraught with manipulation and shocking decisions that make Jes question everything they promised each other.
by Victoria Aveyard Year Published: 2017 YA - Fantasy
Mare Barrow is a prisoner, powerless without her lightning, tormented by her lethal mistakes. She lives at the mercy of a boy she once loved, a boy made of lies and betrayal. Now a king, Maven Calore continues weaving his dead mother's web in an attempt to maintain control over his county -- and his prisoner.
by Corrie Wang Year Published: 2017 YA - Realistic Fiction
Pinpricks of sweat formed on my forehead. No one was snickering now. "Ms. Cheng, please shut that off this instant", "I'm trying!". Before I could swipe it off, the next best thing happened. My charge died. My Doc powered off. I tossed it on my desk. Shaking his head, Mr. E. left without another word. For the first time in my life, it felt good to put my Doc down. Little did I know, right at the moment, my life as I'd known it? So. Totally, Crashed.
by Andrew Klavan Year Published: 2012 YA - Fantasy
Sam Hopkins is a good kid who has fallen in with the wrong crowd. Hanging around with car thieves and thugs, Sam knows it's only a matter of time before he makes on bad decision too many and gets in real trouble. But one day, Sam sees these friends harassing an eccentric schoolmate named Jennifer. Finding the courage to face the bullies down, Sam loses a bad set of friends and acquires a very strange new one. Jennifer is not just eccentric. To Sam, she seems downright crazy. She has terrifying hallucinations involving demons, the devil, and death. And here's the really crazy part: Sam is beginning to suspect that these visions may actually be prophecies -- prophecies of something terrible that's going to happen very soon. Unless he can stop it.
by Emily Henry Year Published: 2017 YA - Fantasy
For as long as Jack "June" O'Donnell has been alive, her parents have had only one rule: stay away from the Angert family. But when June collides - quite literally - with Saul Angert, sparks fly, and everything June has always known in thrown into chaos.
by Sharon M. Draper Year Published: 2001 YA - Urban Fiction
The senior class of Hazelwood High has seen more than their share of tradgedies. Keisha, in particular, is still reeling from all that's gone down around her... and still trying to forgive herself for the part she played. So when the new track coach -- who also happens to be the principal's twenty-three-year-old son--sets his yes on her, well, she's more than grateful for the distraction.