• TEENS

Love in the Time of Global Warming

After floodwaters snatch away her entire family from their Los Angeles home, 17-year-old Penelope must navigate an underwater fantasy world to retrieve them in this engaging tale of a teenage Odysseus.

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  • TEENS

The Stalker Chronicles

Cammie Bliss has been branded by her classmates as a stalker, a reputation that's hard to shake in a town so small the only movie theater closed a generation ago. But when Toby shows up in his dark-framed glasses, Cammie knows he's just her type. Don't be fooled by the shiny pink cover: Carley Moore's debut novel is filled with quirks, compulsions, and hilariously inappropriate behavior.

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  • TEENS

Going Bovine

A sixteen-year-old male finds himself diagnosed with a fatal illness. The prescription? Road trip! Think the humor of Fast Times at Ridgemont Highcombined with the surreal wonders of The Wizard of Oz. 13 and up. Read more...

April 19: "What you see first, after the starting gun's crack, is a column of bobbing runners, thousands of them, surging downhill..."

Donna Tartt's The Goldfinch is the winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction. James Parker calls this Dickensian coming-of-age novel "an enveloping…

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