YA for All Book Club

The YA for All Book Club started in the summer of 2019 and is led by our two YA enthusiasts on staff, Anna and Marielle. The YA for All Book Club reads books exclusively from our young adult section and choose mostly fiction works across a variety of subgenres. Most of the selections are by lesser known authors, but bestsellers have also been included in month’s past. Book selections are done collaboratively within the book club.

YA for All Book Club meets on the 1st Thursday of the month at 7pm.

Upcoming Meetings and Selections
Thursday, October 1st at 7pm: Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody
Thursday, November 5th at 7pm: The Book Jumper by Mechthild Glaser
NOT MEETING IN DECEMBER
Thursday, January 7th at 7pm: The Sawkill Girls by Claire Legrand
Thursday, February 4th at 7pm: Under a Painted Sky by Stacey Lee
Thursday, March 4th at 7pm: Wicked Fox by Kat Cho

Previous Selections
September 2020: Don't Date Rosa Santos by Nina Moreno
August 2020: Dread Nation by Justina Ireland
July 2020: I Believe in a Thing Called Love by Maureen Goo
June 2020: Lovely War by Julie Berry
May 2020: Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake
March 2020: A Curse So Dark and Lonely by Brigid Kemmerer
February 2020: Cruel Prince by Holly Black
December 2019: The War Outside by Monica Hesse
November 2019: Darius the Great is Not Okay by Adib Khorram
October 2019: Carry On by Rainbow Rowell

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By Kat Cho
$10.99
ISBN: 9781984812360
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - July 21st, 2020

An addictive fantasy-romance set in modern-day Seoul.

Eighteen-year-old Gu Miyoung has a secret--she's a gumiho, a nine-tailed fox who must devour the energy of men in order to survive. Because so few believe in the old tales anymore, and with so many evil men no one will miss, the modern city of Seoul is the perfect place to hide and hunt.


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$10.99
ISBN: 9780147511843
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Speak - March 1st, 2016

From the author of Outrun the Moon, Stacey Lee's debut novel is a powerful story about love, friendship, and sacrifice. Perfect for fans of Code Name Verity. 

“This moving novel will captivate you.”—Buzzfeed.com  


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$10.99
ISBN: 9780062696618
Availability: Backordered - Usually Ships in 14-90 days
Published: Katherine Tegen Books - May 7th, 2019

“Reader, hang on for dear life. Sawkill Girls is a wild, gorgeous, and rich coming-of-age story about complicity, female camaraderie, and power.” —Sarah Gailey, author of River of Teeth


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$10.99
ISBN: 9781250144232
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Square Fish - January 2nd, 2018

In this English translation of the hit German young adult novel from Mechthild Gläser, each book is its own world—with its own dangers. Can a young girl navigate these new worlds and get out alive?


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$9.99
ISBN: 9781335499059
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Inkyard Press - December 31st, 2018

"Ace of Shades has it all ...an utter delight."--Claire Legrand, New York Times bestselling author of Furyborn

"A rich, satisfying, complicated story. One of the best fantasy series I've read in years."--Christine Lynn Herman, author of The Devouring Gray


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$9.99
ISBN: 9781368040860
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 14th, 2020

For fans of Gilmore Girls and To All the Boys I've Loved Before, this effervescent love story from debut author Nina Moreno will sweep you away.

Rosa Santos is cursed by the sea-at least, that's what they say. Dating her is bad news, especially if you're a boy with a boat.


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$10.99
ISBN: 9780062570611
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Balzer + Bray - June 4th, 2019

New York Times bestseller; 6 starred reviews!

At once provocative, terrifying, and darkly subversive, Dread Nation is Justina Ireland's stunning vision of an America both foreign and familiar—a country on the brink, at the explosive crossroads where race, humanity, and survival meet.


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$9.99
ISBN: 9781250158413
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Square Fish - May 8th, 2018

A funny young adult novel about a Korean-American girl who uses K-Drama techniques to snag the boyfriend of her dreams.

One of Publishers Weekly's Best Books of 2017

One of Seventeen.com's Best YA Books of 2017
"Hilarious." Publishers Weekly, starred review


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$11.99
ISBN: 9780147512970
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - February 4th, 2020

A New York Times bestseller!

A sweeping, multi-layered romance set in the perilous days of World Wars I and II, where gods hold the fates--and the hearts--of four mortals in their hands.


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$10.99
ISBN: 9780062385444
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Quill Tree Books - April 3rd, 2018

New York Times Bestseller * New York Public Library Best Book of 2016 * Chicago Public Library Best Book of 2016 * Kirkus Best Book of the Year


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A Curse So Dark and Lonely (The Cursebreaker Series) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781681195100
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Bloomsbury YA - January 7th, 2020

A New York Times bestseller!

"Has everything you'd want in a retelling of a classic fairy tale." - Jodi Picoult, New York Times bestselling author of A Spark of Light and Small Great Things


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The Cruel Prince (The Folk of the Air #1) Cover Image
$12.99
ISBN: 9780316310314
Availability: Not In Stock - Usually Available in 1-5 Days
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - December 4th, 2018

By #1 New York Times bestselling author Holly Black, the first book in a stunning new series about a mortal girl who finds herself caught in a web of royal faerie intrigue.

Of course I want to be like them. They're beautiful as blades forged in some divine fire. They will live forever.


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$10.99
ISBN: 9780316316712
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - October 1st, 2019

New from Monica Hesse, the bestselling and award-winning author of Girl in the Blue Coat--an "important" (New York Times Book Review), "extraordinary" (Booklist, starred review) novel of conviction, friendship, and betrayal

"A must-read for fans of historical fiction." --Ruta Sepetys, #1 New York Times bestselling author


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$10.99
ISBN: 9780525552970
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Penguin Books - August 20th, 2019

Darius doesn't think he'll ever be enough, in America or in Iran. Hilarious and heartbreaking, this unforgettable debut introduces a brilliant new voice in contemporary YA.

Winner of the William C. Morris Debut Award


“Heartfelt, tender, and so utterly real. I’d live in this book forever if I could.”


Carry On (Simon Snow Series #1) Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9781250135025
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wednesday Books - May 9th, 2017

#1 New York Times best seller!
Booklist Editors’ Choice 2015 - Youth!

Named a "Best Book of 2015" by Time Magazine, School Library Journal, Barnes & Noble, NPR, PopSugar, The Millions, and The News & Observer!


Simon Snow is the worst Chosen One who's ever been chosen.