Catch Me When You Fall
Eileen Merriman returned in 2018 with another beautiful love story about learning to find happiness in the face of uncertainty. If your teen loved The Fault in Our Stars and Jennifer Niven, this will be the perfect next read.
Eve of Man
Bestselling children’s author Tom Fletcher ventured into YA this year with Eve of Man, the first in an explosive new trilogy in the vein of The Hunger Games and Divergent. Eve is the last girl on earth and all her life she’s been kept away from the opposite sex. At sixteen, three potential suitors have been selected for her, and the fate of humanity is in her hands. But when she meets Bran, she suddenly has to ask herself, ‘how do you choose between love and the future of the human race’?
Helen and the Go-Go Ninjas
2018 saw our first foray into the world of graphic novels and we were so delighted with the result! An exciting sci-fi tale featuring a dystopian future, time travelling ninjas and roving gangs. Ant Sang and Michael Bennett have weaved a gripping and visually stunning tale — this is the perfect gift for the comic book fan or reluctant teen reader in your life.
Leah on the Offbeat
The follow-up to the smash hit, Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda (also known as Love, Simon), Becky Albertalli returns with another fantastic coming-of-age-story; full of love, inclusivity and humour. Leah Burke is a girl-band drummer, master of deadpan, and Simon Spier’s best friend, and she takes centre stage in this novel of first love and senior-year angst.
All These Beautiful Strangers
Our favourite YA thriller of the year, this debut novel is Gossip Girl by way of Cruel Intentions. A deliciously twisty tale, all about family secrets and wealthy people behaving badly. Gift this to the YA fan in your life, then ask if you can borrow it — the perfect summer read.
Will Alex win the battle for life?
Against all odds, she survived. The first girl born in fifty years. They called her Eve.
In this exciting sci fi graphic novel, Helen is kidnapped by time-travelling ninjas and finds herself in the year 2355. Humankind has been enslaved by giant 'Peace Balls' - and Helen holds the keys to their destruction . . .
Leah Burke - girl-band drummer, master of deadpan, and Simon Spier's best friend from the award-winning Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda - takes center stage in this novel of first love and senior-year angst.
Cruel Intentions meets One of Us is Lying, with a hint of We Were Liars.
Whether you have a little one who loves to read silly stories or a middle-grade reader who wants to learn more about the world, we've got something for kids of any age.
Teenagers can be hard to please, but we've got you covered with pop-culture picks, fantasy stories and award-winning fiction for teenage readers.