2024 Teen Book Recommendations
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All My Rage by Sabaa Tahir, 2022
The Cousins by Karen M. McManus, 2021
A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer, 2020
A retelling of the Beauty and the Beast story with a very modern "Belle"/ Harper who is transported to the beast's castle in the hopes that she will fall in love with him and break the curse. She won't have any part of this "fairy tale" until the violence of the situation awakens her sympathy and affection. While a complete story, this begins a series and each of the novels is entertaining.
Game Changer by Neal Shusterman, 2021
Hope and Other Punch Lines by Julie Buxbaum, 2019
I Must Betray You by Ruta Sepetys, 2022
Based on the true existence of citizens in Romania in 1985, Christian lives under the brutal dictatorship of Nicolae Ceaușescu. He is forced to be a spy for the regime, but is determined to use his position to undermine the government as best as he can. A thriller read from the espionage, narrow escapes and harrowing duplicity as well as awakening the empathy of the reader.
Instructions for Dancing by Nicola Yoon, 2021
Luck of the Titanic by Stacey Lee, 2021
Roxy by Neal Shusterman and Jarrod Shusterman, 2021
Sanctuary by Paola Mendoza and Abby Sher, 2020