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Friendship List #3: 13 and Counting

Voyage of the Defiance

by S.E. Smith

An act of defiance that will either kill her or change her life forever…

Sixteen year old Makayla Summerlin's life with her drug-addled mom and skeezy boyfriend was hard, really hard, but it was hers! She barely...

Friendship List #2: 12 Before 13

by Lisa Greenwald

Fans of Lauren Myracle and Wendy Mass will adore the second book in this hilarious series about two BFFs who master middle school with a list of twelve goals they MUST achieve before their thirteenth birthday....

Dodger Boy

by Sarah Ellis

In 1970 Vancouver, thirteen-year-old Charlotte and her best friend, Dawn, are keen to avoid the pitfalls of adolescence. Couldn’t they just skip teenhood altogether, along with its annoying behaviors – showing...

So Done

by Paula Chase

When best friends Tai and Mila are reunited after a summer apart, their friendship threatens to combust from the pressure of secrets, middle school, and the looming dance auditions for a new talented-and-gifted...

Wish Upon a Sleepover

by Suzanne Selfors

Five misfits. One magical wish.

Bestselling author Suzanne Selfors brings heart and humor to this middle grade novel about a group of misfits who find true friendship where they least expect it.

Leilani dreams...

Infinite Powers of Adam Gowers

by Brandon Robshaw

Adam Gowers has problems. He is desperately in love with a girl who doesn’t fancy him in the slightest; he’s gone and got himself booked in for a fight with the hardest kid in the school; he’s worried...

Sawdust in His Shoes

by Eloise Jarvis McGraw

Award-winner: Author is a 3-time Newbery Honor winner.

Nostalgia market: Classic literature in a classic package appeals to gift buyers and fans of childhood read-aloud titles.

Northwest regional interest: Author...

Losers Bracket

by Chris Crutcher

When a family argument turns into an urgent hunt for a missing child, seventeen-year-old Annie Boots must do everything in her power to bring her nephew home safely. Chris Crutcher, the acclaimed and bestselling...

The Smell of Old Lady Perfume

by Claudia Guadalupe Martinez

Claudia Guadalupe Martínez's debut novel for tweens garnered lots of praise. Recommended by the Chicago Public Library as the Best of the Best in 2008, it's a bittersweet story about death, family, and the...

11 Before 12

by Lisa Greenwald

Fans of Lauren Myracle and Wendy Mass will love acclaimed author Lisa Greenwald’s new duology about two best friends who kick-start middle school with a bucket list of eleven things they need to do to become...

The Luckiest Scar on Earth

by Ana Maria Spagna

"Readers are along for the ride as Charlotte gets to know the complex, surprising people surrounding her—and the true meaning of that lucky scar on her father's face. Think Carl Hiaasen’s Hoot meets Jerry...

A French Star in New York

by Anna Adams

A French Star in New York is Book 2 of the French Girl series. Book 1 is currently FREE.

Maude thinks her life can’t get any better: her first music album is a hit, she’s about to meet her extended family,...

Changers Book Three

by T Cooper & Allison Glock-Cooper

"This series takes the ultimate teen experience—not feeling comfortable in one’s own skin—and folds it into a fantastical premise: with each year of high school, a young Changer wakes up as an entirely different...

Nothing but Trouble

by Jacqueline Davies

From the acclaimed author of The Lemonade War comes a new book starring two smart girls determined to liven up their town—one epic prank at a time.

Odawahaka has always been too small for Maggie’s big scientific...

The Night Flyer's Handbook 2-Book Bundle: The Strange Gift of Gwendolyn Golden / Everton Miles Is Stranger Than Me

by Philippa Dowding

Flying is just part of a normal day for teens Gwendolyn Golden and Everton Miles. They are Night Flyers, gliding effortlessly over their little town but never quite escaping the pressures of high school. Includes:...

Everton Miles Is Stranger Than Me

by Philippa Dowding

The sequel to The Strange Gift of Gwendolyn Golden, shortlisted for the OLA Red Maple Award.

I wander around like any normal, paranoid, self-absorbed teenager. Do we all think we’re being chased by deadly entities,...

Caution: Witch in Progress

by Lynne North

Gertie Grimthorpe is born into a society of witches and grows up in Vile Vale, but there is something very wrong with her... she is beautiful and couldn't be nasty if she tried. When she finds out that she is...

Left Out

by Tim Green

New York Times bestselling author and former NFL player Tim Green tells a heartfelt and moving story about a deaf boy’s journey to change how others see him—both on and off the football field. Perfect for...

Extraordinary October

by Diana Wagman

October is an ordinary girl. From her plain looks to her average grades, there seems to be nothing special about her. Then, three days before her eighteenth birthday, she develops a strange itch that won't go...