I had a good feeling about Odd One Out by Nic Stone from the moment that I read the synopsis a few months ago and it has met all of my expectations.
It won't take long for you to get sucked in by L.L. McKinney's spin on Alice in Wonderland, entitled A Blade So Black.
The highly anticipated film adaptation of Angie Thomas' phenomenal YA debut, The Hate U Give, brings an all-too-familiar and heartbreaking story to life onscreen.
Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds burns straight through to the soul with pulsing verses that are sure to leave you stunned as you follow Will in his grieving desire to make a heavy mistake.
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo is wondrous. Xiomara stands on her stage and demands that her readers listen to her message.
Anger Is A Gift by Mark Oshiro is a crystal clear reflection of hundreds of stories, ones that immediately come to mind while reading Moss' powerful story.
Dread Nation by Justina Ireland successfully takes real and raw historical events and merges them with fantasy in a way that's intense, gripping, and at times plain old heartbreaking.
Emergency Contact so perfectly captures the sheer awkwardness that is being a young adult, with the added awkwardness that can be falling in love in the age of technology.