From our friends at BookSparks.
The world is yours when you are young. You could be contemplating the meaning of friendship, traveling off to Neverland to fight pirates, or even fighting your sisters for the crown in your kingdom. Well, maybe not to that extent, but you get the picture. Obsess over the worlds created with the magic of words in these ten young adult fall reads.
Wendy Darling: Volume 2: Seas
By Colleen Oakes
If you fell head over heels in love with Wendy Darling like we all did, we have great news. The sequel is here and it is filled with an adventure far beyond the Neverland we all hold near and dear to our childhood hearts. Wendy finds herself aboard Captain Hook’s infamous ship, hunted by the boy who stole her heart all while struggling to keep her family afloat in the sea of Neverland filled with mermaids and spies and ruthless pirates.
By Danielle Paige
Snow has spent most of her life within the walls of Whittaker Institute, a mental hospital. Knowing she is far from crazy and that she doesn’t belong there, she wonders why she is there until she meets Bale. As Bale distracts the hospital staff, Snow escapes into the nearby woods, finding herself in the icy land of Algid, her true home where secrets of her dark past arise. On the run from the royal lineage with a ruthless father and an alluring boy, this debut novel is exactly what every young adult needs.
By Lorie Langdon
Nothing says having friend problems than having a best friend who is a convicted killer. Ask Willow Lamott about it. She’s spent the past four years hiding in the background. But when her best friend Ashton Keller returns from juvie filled with revenge, Willow no longer feels so alone. As his sinister world begins to encompass her entirely, Willow is forced to question how well she knows her best friend. Secrets swirl around the pair as the truth gets unraveled.
Holding Up the Universe
By Jennifer Niven
This love story is more than meets the eye, and so are Libby Strout and Jack Masselin. Libby was once “America’s Fattest Teen,” and no one will let her forget it. As high school approaches, she is determined to be the girl who can do whatever she sets her mind to. Jack has mastered the art of fitting in, complete with a swagger. But he has an issue, a really big issue. He can’t recognize faces; even his own brothers look like strangers to him. So his rule? Don’t get too close to anyone. That is until he meets Libby…
By Leora Krygier
When her brother joins a Los Angeles street gang, Maddie loses the one thing that means the most to her, the ability to create art. But then she meets Aiden, a young filmmaker traumatized by the death of his younger brother and terrorized with a life-changing decision, whether or not to keep his baby daughter. In a complicated mess of love, loss, a mission to save endangered whales and the inspiration from a worn out copy of Moby Dick, Maddie and Aiden find a way to heal.
The Thousandth Floor
By Katharine McGee
Prepare to find yourself transformed to a world unlike any other. It’s Manhattan, 2118, a modern city where the floor you live on defines everything. Leda is seemingly perfect, except for her addiction to a drug and a boy she should have never touched. Eris leads a simple and carefree life, until her family is torn apart by a betrayal. Rylin finds herself finding love while working on one of the highest floors, forcing her to choose between her new life and her old one. Watt discovers knowing everyone’s secrets isn’t as great as it seems. And then there is Avery, the girl on the highest floor tormented by the one thing she will never have.
Three Dark Crowns
By Kendare Blake
Just like we were, you will be hooked from the chilling poem on the first page to the very last page, begging for the sequel to be released, like yesterday. In every generation in the island of Fennbirn, a set of triplets is born. All meant to be queen and all possessors of powerful magic, but only one can reign. Each sister must fight to death to acquire the one thing they were promised at birth. The last queen standing gets the crown.
The Sun Is Also a Star
By Nicola Yoon
Natasha is not the type of girl who falls in love with a boy just hours before her family is deported to Jamaica. That will not be her story. Daniel is a parent’s dream, never the poet nor the dreamer. Until he meets Natasha and suddenly, fate is a fact. A million pieces of the past come together to make the present, and a million futures lie before this unlikely pair. Obsessively flip through the pages of this love story to find out which future will come true.
By Laure Eve
Loved by all, the four teen witches in the Grace family have seemingly cast a spell on their entire town. You’re either in love with them, or you want to be them. River, the new girl at school definitely has her aspirations of being just like the Grace sisters, but her arrival at school is no coincidence. Get all your friends to read along with you because you will be dying to discuss the plot twist at the end.
Crooked Kingdom: A Sequel to Six of Crows
Your prayers have been answered; Six of Crows has a sequel. After surviving something none of them thought they’d survive, Kaz Brekker and his crew are right back to fighting for their lives. Low on resources, allies and hope, Kaz and his team must fight against the secrets of a dangerous drug, old rivals and new enemies.
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