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Young Adult Books You Won't Want to Miss

Young Adult Books You Won't Want to Miss

Posted by Elisa on May 8, 2020

Created by Lily, Student Page

Bored at home, or just plain bored? Here’s a list of YA books that will cure all cases of boredom. Pick any of these recommended novels with copies on Hoopla. If you've never used Hoopla before, start by downloading the app.

Infinity Son by Adam Silvera Two brothers become caught up in a magical war that has been building for generations. A bold, fast-paced adventure full of brotherhood, love, and loyalty. A New York Times bestseller, Infinity Son is book #1 in the Infinity Cycle series. Borrow it now. (eBook or audio book)

Blood Countess by Lana Popovic A historical YA horror novel based on the infamous real-life inspiration for Countess Dracula. Taking place in 16th century Hungary, Anna Darvulia works as a maid for the young and glamorous Countess Elizabeth Báthory. After a series of murders, Anna knows it’s only a matter of time before the Blood Countess turns on her, too. Borrow it now. (eBook or audio book)

All Your Twisted Secrets by Diana Urban In this locked-room psychological thriller, six teens arrive at an invite-only dinner and find themselves trapped in a room with a syringe of poison, a bomb, and a note that if they don't choose one person to kill within 60 minutes, they will all die. Borrow it now. (eBook)

Break the Fall by Jennifer Iacapelli A gymnast’s road to the Olympics becomes complicated when her tiring coach is entangled in a ripped-from-the-headlines scandal. Borrow it now. (audio book)

Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds This bittersweet, poetic time-traveling teen romance shows a boy struggling to prevent his girlfriend's death from serious illness. Rich with heartfelt emotions and a good variety of humour, you will want to read this, and then hug it to your chest. Borrow it now. (audio book)

When You Ask Me Where I'm Going by Jasmin Kaur Delving into current cultural conversations including sexual assault, mental health, feminism, and immigration, this narrative of resilience and empowerment will show you how to fight for what is right in the world. Borrow it now. (eBook)

We Used to Be Friends by Amy Spalding A captivating snapshot of a friendship that many teens will relate to. Told in dual timelines, this read explores the most traumatic breakup of all, that of childhood besties. Borrow it now. (eBook)

Yes No Maybe So by Becky Albertalli and Aisha Saeed Two 17-year-olds from the northern suburbs of Atlanta, Georgia, work together on a campaign for a progressive state senate candidate in an unlikely love story. Full of love, local activism, and how to navigate cross- cultural relationships. Borrow it now. (audio book)

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