Better Nate Than Ever, by Tim Federle. (Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, eighth-grader who dreams of performing in a Broadway musical concocts a plan to run away to New York and audition for the role of Elliot in the musical version of "E.
Get this from a library! Throne of glass. [Sarah J Maas] -- After serving out a year of hard labor in the salt mines of Endovier for her crimes, assassin Celaena Sardothien is dragged before the Crown Prince. Prince Dorian offers her her freedom .
Shadow on the Mountain recounts the adventures of a Norwegian boy named Espen during World War II. After Nazi Germany invades and occupies Norway, Espen and his friends are swept up in the Norwegian resistance movement.
Get this from a library! Counting by [Holly Goldberg Sloan] -- Twelve-year-old genius and outsider Willow Chance must figure out how to connect with other people and find a surrogate family for herself after her parents are killed in a car accident.
I Have a Bad Feeling About This / Jeff Strand "Everything unathletic sixteen-year-old Henry was dreading about survival camp turns out to be true, or even worse, when armed killers arrive and survival takes on a whole new meaning for the campers.
Immersing himself in a mid-twenty-first-century technological virtual utopia to escape an ugly real world of famine, poverty, and disease, Wade Watts joins an increasingly violent effort to solve a series of puzzles by the virtual world's creator.
Two boys kissing - A chorus of men who died of AIDS observes and yearns to help a cross-section of today's gay teens who navigate new love, long-term relationships, coming out, self-acceptance, and more in a society that has changed in many ways.
The Sea of Tranquility / Katja Millay. "Teenage former piano prodigy Nastya Kashnikov and Josh Bennett, a lonely boy at her school, enter into an intense relationship, with neither unaware of the dark secrets the other's past holds.