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Each year I, the Young Adult Librarian, compile a list of my favorite books from that year. Although I read quite a bit, I cannot read every young adult novel published. These are my favorite books from all the books published within the past twelve months that I have read. Books are listed in alphabetical order by title unless an author has written more than one book on the list. I will do my best not to spoil things. However, some of the books are sequels, and I assume some knowledge of previous books.
Stock photos are often used in publishing resulting in different books having almost the exact same cover. Here are a few from the young adult fiction collection.
These graphic novel series will now be in the teen graphic novel collection.
These sequels and series are now on order.
These two sets of books share titles but have different stories.
IN REAL LIFE
In Real Life by Cory Doctorow
Nothing Can Possibly Go Wrong by Prudence Shen & Faith Erin Hicks
The Young Adult Librarian is an Ally Ambassador. She will receive an advance reading copy of All Fall Down, the first book in Ally Carter's new series. She will post a review on this blog after she receives the book and reads it.
The Young Adult Librarian will be headed to Austin, Texas this weekend for the Young Adult Literature Symposium. Here are four books from the teen fiction collection set in Austin.
The library will not be collecting these two graphic novel series:
Kiss of the Rose Princess