Best Fiction for YA

100 Sideways Miles By Andrew Smith Cover Image
ISBN: 9781442444966
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 8th, 2015

Destiny takes a detour in this “wickedly witty and offbeat novel” (Kirkus Reviews, starred review) that was nominated for the National Book Award.

Finn Easton sees the world through miles instead of minutes.

Thirteen Days of Midnight By Leo Hunt Cover Image
ISBN: 9780763678654
Published: Candlewick - August 25th, 2015

In a devilishly dark and funny debut, a teen finds himself the unwitting beneficiary of eight enslaved and angry ghosts seeking bloody vengeance.

The 5th Wave By Rick Yancey Cover Image
ISBN: 9780399162411
Published: G.P. Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers - May 7th, 2013

"Remarkable, not-to-be-missed-under-any-circumstances."—Entertainment Weekly (Grade A)

The Passage meets Ender's Game in an epic new series from award-winning author Rick Yancey.

Adios, Nirvana By Conrad Wesselhoeft Cover Image
ISBN: 9780547577258
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Published: Clarion Books - January 10th, 2012

    When you piss off a bridge into a snowstorm, it feels like you’re connecting with eternal things. Paying homage to something or someone. But who? The Druids? Walt Whitman? No, I pay homage to one person only, my brother, my twin.
       In life. In death.

After Ever After By Jordan Sonnenblick Cover Image
ISBN: 9780439837088
Published: Scholastic Press - April 1st, 2011

An amazing sequel to the groundbreaking debut, DRUMS, GIRLS & DANGEROUS PIE.

Afterworlds By Scott Westerfeld Cover Image
ISBN: 9781481422345
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 23rd, 2014

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author Scott Westerfeld comes a smart, thought-provoking novel-within-a-novel that you won’t be able to put down.

Darcy Patel has put college on hold to publish her teen novel, Afterworlds. With a contract in hand, she arrives in New York City with no apartment, no friends, and all the wrong clothes.

Akata Witch (The Nsibidi Scripts #1) By Nnedi Okorafor Cover Image
ISBN: 9780670011964
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Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - April 14th, 2011

Affectionately dubbed "the Nigerian Harry Potter," Akata Witch weaves together a heart-pounding tale of magic, mystery, and finding one's place in the world.

Twelve-year-old Sunny lives in Nigeria, but she was born American. Her features are African, but she's albino. She's a terrific athlete, but can't go out into the sun to play soccer.

The Alex Crow By Andrew Smith Cover Image
ISBN: 9780525426530
Published: Dutton Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2015

Andrew Smith is the Kurt Vonnegut of YA . . .

Alex, Approximately By Jenn Bennett Cover Image
ISBN: 9781481478779
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - April 4th, 2017

In this delightfully charming teen spin on You’ve Got Mail, the one guy Bailey Rydell can’t stand is actually the boy of her dreams—she just doesn’t know it yet.

Classic movie buff Bailey “Mink” Rydell has spent months crushing on a witty film geek she only knows online by “Alex.” Two coasts separate the teens until Bailey moves