Maggie Stiefvater's SHIVER is paranormal romance done right. It's "a bit tragic yet romantic," according to one teen reviewer who highly recommends it as "a twisted story with dangers at every corner. A story you won't be able to escape."
After reading and loving Fangirl I quickly added all of Rainbow Rowell's books to my TBR list. I really enjoy her writing style (although I'm not a fan of all the cursing) and the way she just makes me remember...like how exciting it was when your first crush held your hand for the first time, or trying so hard to just get 5 minutes alone away from school and parents. Great story, great character, great feelings. Loved it.
OUT OF THE EASY by Ruta Sepetys -- With characters as captivating as those in her internationally bestselling novel Between Shades of Gray, Ruta Sepetys skillfully creates a rich story of secrets, lies, and the haunting reminder that decisions can shape our destiny.
Bowe may only be 19, but she’s already an accomplished writer. All This Could End is her second novel, a refreshing narrative about the Pretty family, bank robbers who are always on the run. The book opens with 17-year-old Nina holding a gun to her best friend Spencer’s head. It’s hard to put down from there.
"The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime. I bought it at the airport in London and by the time we landed in New York, the book looked like it had been through a tornado. That's how quickly I tore through it." —Jennifer Miller, author of The Year of Gadfly #summerreads #booksforflights