Here are some staff favorites.
It's kind of a funny story / Ned Vizzini
Eleanor & Park / Rainbow Rowell
Boxers / Gene Luen Yang ; color by Lark Pien
He said, she said : a novel / by Kwame Alexander
The Lucy Variations - by Sara Zarr. Sixteen-year-old San Franciscan Lucy Beck-Moreau once had a promising future as a concert pianist. Her chance at a career has passed, and she decides to help her ten-year-old piano prodigy brother, Gus, map out his own future, even as she explores why she enjoyed piano in the first place.
The Lucy variations / by Sara Zarr
We are all completely beside ourselves / Karen Joy Fowler
The Lost Boy by Greg Ruth (2013): Some mysteries are too dangerous to leave alone. Nate's not happy about his family moving to a new house in a new town. After all, nobody asked him if he wanted to move in the first place. But when he discovers a tape recorder and note addressed to him under the floorboards of his bedroom, he's thrust into a dark mystery about a boy who went missing many, many years ago.
The lost boy / Greg Ruth