Juvenile & Young Adult / Themes / Lifestyles / City & Town Life

Best Selling

icon Subscribe to feed

Browse

New & Noteworthy

Best Selling

New Releases

 

Language

English (43)

French (13)

German (10)

Spanish (1)

Italian (1)

 

Category

Delete City & Town Life

 

Age

Early childhood (0)

Beginner reader (0)

Advanced reader (0)

Teen (0)

Young adult (0)

 

Protection

All (43)

DRM Free (3)

DRM (40)

More options

At Your Service

by Jen Malone

Chloe loves working as a junior concierge at an exclusive NYC hotel—but when three royal kids come to stay, her hospitality is put to the ultimate test!

Chloe Turner has pretty much the BEST life. She gets...


Famous

by Todd Strasser

A teenage paparazzo makes a dangerous discovery in this timely look at celebrity “that is likely to be snapped up and make a lasting impression” (School Library Journal).

All Jamie Gordon wants to do is to...


Disenchanted Princess

by Julie Linker

I may be in the middle of nowhere,

but I still have standards!

Like it's not bad enough Daddy's in jail for embezzlement (he's a super-successful Hollywood agent, btw, and totally innocent), but since my fashion-model...


The Acting Bug

by Kathryn Ellis

It's the chance of a lifetime for Kate Merriman when she lands a small role in a new TV series called Backbeat. But it's less fun when Kate's best friend Maria turns down the part she's been offered in the show....


Angels on Sunset Boulevard

by Melissa de la Cruz

Pay to get in,

Pray to get out.

Johnny Silver is the world's soon-to-be biggest rock star, but on the eve of his debut concert in Los Angeles, he mysteriously disappears, causing global pandemonium. His friend...


If I Grow Up

by Todd Strasser

"WHEN YOU GREW UP IN THE PROJECTS, THERE WERE NO CHOICES. NO GOOD ONES, AT LEAST."

In the Frederick Douglass Project where DeShawn lives, daily life is ruled by drugs and gang violence. Many teenagers drop...


Rooftoppers

by Katherine Rundell & Terry Fan

“The beauty of sky, music, and the belief in ‘extraordinary things’ triumph in this whimsical and magical tale” (Publishers Weekly) about a girl in search of her past who discovers a secret rooftop world...


Street Pharm

by Allison Van Diepen

Ty Johnson knows survival. Since inheriting his pop’s business at sixteen, Ty’s developed smarts, skills, and mad discipline. The supply game’s in his blood. And life is pretty sweet when you’re on top....


Invisible Inkling: The Whoopie Pie War

by Emily Jenkins & Harry Bliss

The adventures of Brooklyn boy Hank Wolowitz and his invisible—but not imaginary—friend continue with The Whoopie Pie War, the third book in the Invisible Inkling series by Emily Jenkins.

 

A truck selling...


Tags

by Walter Dean Myers

From Walter Dean Myers, the New York Times bestselling author of Monster, comes this 20-page one-act play. Tags is a look at life and death in New York City, complete with a shocking end.

Four New York City teens...


Madlenka Soccer Star

by Peter Sís

Three-time Caldecott Honoree Peter Sis rides the rising tide of soccer enthusiasm to score another winner.

Madlenka—that cosmopolitan little girl whose city block is a world of its own—is back and ready to...


The Life and Opinions of Amy Finawitz

by Laura Toffler-Corrie

Told in wry emails and brilliant little one-act plays, this laugh-out-loud debut novel offers quirky characters, a whimsical tour around New York City, and an appealing story about what it means to be a good...


Off-Color

by Janet McDonald

Spunky and headstrong, Cameron blasts music, challenges adults, and cuts class when she feels like it. She lives with her single mom in Brooklyn and hangs out with best friends Amanda, P, and Crystal. Life in...


Sophia's War: A Tale of the Revolution

by Avi

Lives hang in the balance in this gripping Revolutionary War adventure from a beloved Newbery Medalist.

In 1776, young Sophia Calderwood witnesses the execution of Nathan Hale in New York City, which is newly...


Simone Visits the Museum

by Dr. Kelsi Bracmort & Takeia Marie

Simone Visits the Museum introduces readers to Simone, an inquisitive and vibrant young African-American girl growing up in a neighborhood in Southeast, Washington, DC. This book follows Simone through an exciting...


The Tale of Buzz-Anna the Traveling Bee

by Cathy-Ann M. Alexander

The Tale of Buzz-Anna the Traveling Bee is the story about a little bee named Buzz-Anna who lives in the small town of Bees-Ville with her mother, Tree-Lisa; her father, Comb-Ba; her sister, Honey-Sha; and her...


Daisy Goes to Camp

by Matilda Nicole Rothon

Daisy is off to camp, a surf camp with the school. She is excited, but is it going to be what she expected?


Lavender Moving to the New House

by Matilda Nicole Rothon

Lavender and her family are moving to a new house, and Lavender is anxious to find a new friend.


The Tree That Never Grew

by Matilda Nicole Rothon

Poppy was a sad little tree growing in New York Central Park. What was to become of him to make him happy?


Rose and the Lost Dog

by Matilda Nicole Rothon

Rose has lost her dog Wolfie. She looks everywhere but cant find him. Her mother says she can go and get another pet, but Rose wants Wolfie. Will she find her dog?