These books are candidates for the Carmel Clay Public Library's Teen Library Council Choice Pick Collection.
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
"Feeling cast off when her twin sister outgrows their shared love for a favorite fictional character, Cath, a dedicated fan-fiction writer, struggles to survive on her own in her first year of college while avoiding a surly roommate, bonding with a handsome classmate who only wants to talk about words, and worrying about her fragile father."
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
Dealing with Dragons by Patricia C Wrede. Book 1 of the Enchanted Forest Chronicles. Cimorene is an intelligent, headstrong, and very bored princess who runs away (is "kidnapped") to join the dragons in the Enchanted Forest. Here she finally fits in, but must contend with wizardly intrigue, rescue attempts, and some very silly princesses as she has exactly as much adventure as she's always wanted in her life.
Dealing with Dragons by Patricia Wrede
The Dressmaker by Kate Alcott
Matched Trilogy #1 ... All her life, Cassia has never had a choice. The Society dictates everything: when and how to play, where to work, where to live, what to eat and wear, when to die, and most importantly to Cassia as she turns 17, whom to marry. When she is Matched with her best friend Xander, things couldn't be more perfect. But why did her neighbor Ky's face show up on her match disk as well?
Matched by Ally Condie
The Calling by Kelley Armstrong
The Host by Stephenie Meyer
Join the Mysterious Benedict Society as Reynie, Kate, Sticky, and Constance embark on a daring new adventure that threatens to force them apart from their families, friends, and even each other. When an unexplained blackout engulfs Stonetown, the foursome must unravel clues relating to a nefarious new plot, while their search for answers brings them closer to danger than ever before
The Mysterious Benedict Society and the Prisoner's Dilemma by Trenton Lee Stewart
The Paladin Prophecy by Mark Frost