The Lucky Ones

The Lucky OnesHow do you put yourself back together when it seems like you ve lost it all n nMay is a survivor But she doesn t feel like one She feels angry And lost And alone Eleven months after the school shooting that killed her twin brother, May still doesn t know why she was the only one to walk out of t

Time of Our Lives

Time of Our LivesA boy desperate to hold on, a girl ready to let go n nFitz Holton waits in fear for the day his single mother s early onset Alzheimer s starts stealing her memory He s vowed to stay close to home to care for her in the years to come never mind the ridiculous college tour she s forcing him on to vis

Mad, Bad & Dangerous to Know

Mad, Bad & Dangerous to KnowTold in alternating narratives that bridge centuries, the latest novel from New York Times bestselling author Samira Ahmed traces the lives of two young women fighting to write their own stories and escape the pressure of familial burdens and cultural expectations in worlds too long defined by men n

They Went Left

They Went LeftGermany, 1945 The soldiers who liberated the Gross Rosen concentration camp said the war was over, but nothing feels over to eighteen year old Zofia Lederman Her body has barely begun to heal her mind feels broken And her life is completely shattered Three years ago, she and her younger brother

Verona Comics

Verona ComicsFrom the author of Hot Dog Girl comes a fresh and funny queer YA contemporary novel about two teens who fall in love in an indie comic book shop n nJubilee has it all together She s an elite cellist, and when she s not working in her stepmom s indie comic shop, she s prepping for the biggest auditio

All Boys Aren't Blue

All Boys Aren't BlueIn a series of personal essays, prominent journalist and LGBTQIA activist George M Johnson explores his childhood, adolescence, and college years in New Jersey and Virginia From the memories of getting his teeth kicked out by bullies at age five, to flea marketing with his loving grandmother, to

Dancing at the Pity Party

Dancing at the Pity PartyPart poignant cancer memoir and part humorous reflection on a motherless life, this debut graphic novel is extraordinarily comforting and engaging n nFrom before her mother s first oncology appointment through the stages of her cancer to the funeral, sitting shiva, and afterward, when she must try to

Race the Sands

Race the SandsIn this epic standalone fantasy, the acclaimed author of the Queens of Renthia series introduces an imaginative new world in which a pair of strong and determined women risk their lives battling injustice, corruption, and deadly enemies in their quest to become monster racing champions n nLife, death

What We Carry: A Memoir

What We Carry: A MemoirIn caring for her aging mother and her own young daughter, writer Maya Shanbhag Lang a new voice of the highest caliber Rebecca Makkai confronts the legacy of family myths and how the stories shared between parents and children reverberate through generations a deeply moving memoir about immi

Goodbye from Nowhere

Goodbye from NowhereKyle Baker thought his family was happy Happy enough, anyway That s why, when Kyle learns that his mother has been having an affair and his father has been living with the secret, his reality is altered He quits baseball, ghosts his girlfriend, and generally checks out of life as he s known it W

Little Universes

Little UniversesOne wave that s all it takes for the rest of Mae and Hannah Winters lives to change n nWhen a tsunami strikes the island where their parents are vacationing, it soon becomes clear that their mom and dad are never coming home Forced to move to Boston from sunny California for the rest of their seni

The Beauty of Your Face

The Beauty of Your FaceA Palestinian American woman wrestles with faith, loss, and identity before coming face to face with a school shooter in this searing debut n nA uniquely American story told in powerful, evocative prose, The Beauty of Your Face navigates a country growing ever divided Afaf Rahman, the daughter

Seven Endless Forests

Seven Endless ForestsIn this gorgeous standalone companion to the critically acclaimed fantasy, The Boneless Mercies, April Tucholke spins a bold and blood hungry retelling of the King Arthur legend that is perfect for fans of Naomi Novik, Garth Nix, and Laini Taylor n nOn the heels of a devastating plague, Torvi s siste

On the Horizon

On the Horizonn From Lois Lowry comes an account of the lives lost in two of WWII s most infamous events Pearl Harbor and Hiroshima With black and white illustrations by Kenard Pak nLois Lowry looks back at history through a personal lens as she draws from her own memories as a child in Hawaii and Japan, as we

Brave Girl, Quiet Girl: A Novel

Brave Girl, Quiet Girl: A NovelFrom New York Times bestselling author Catherine Ryan Hyde comes a gripping and emotional novel about friendship, motherhood, and the journey toward finding a place to call home n nBrooke is a divorced single mom, financially strapped, living with her mother, and holding tight to the one thing that m