Books We Love for Teens & Tweens

Books We Love for Teens & Tweens
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A Whisper of Horses Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781250093943
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Published: Feiwel & Friends - April 4th, 2017

In a future without horses or blue skies, a girl named Serendipity and a boy named Tab escape from their walled city. In a world where storytellers lead rebellions, Serendipity adventures toward her dream of seeing the last horses and finds freedom. Skin-Tingly written! (Check out the author bio -- what a life!) Recommended by Alena


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Ramona Blue Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062418357
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Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - May 9th, 2017

Even though it's early spring, I'm gonna go out on a limb & declare this is my favorite YA of the year! I immediately fell in love with these characters, especially Ramona Blue. Real, quirky, full of humor, heart, sister-love, swimming, blue hair and small town life. For fans of Fangirl and, of course, Dumplin'. Recommended by Alena


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Sweet Home Alaska Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780399172038
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Published: Nancy Paulsen Books - February 2nd, 2016

You are an 11 year old girl in ghe Midwest when your family moves to Alaska to live in a tent and homestead land. What do you do? Start a library! Read about a strong-minded girl ... 

Recommended by Katy


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The Wild Robot Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780316381994
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - April 5th, 2016

An adorable story about nature and finding your purpose! A story for all ages to enjoy or read together. Fall in love with Roz. Recommended by Rachel


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El Deafo Cover Image
$10.95
ISBN: 9781419712173
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Published: Amulet Books - September 2nd, 2014

El Deafo explores the personal story of a young girl who goes deaf. I find it really cool and it gives an interesting perspective on the deaf community. 10/10 would read again!! Recommended by Lilah


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The Wee Free Men Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780062435262
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Published: HarperCollins - September 2015

Tiffany Aching is the quick-witted, determined, and a tad snarky heroine of this amazing adventure through fairy tales and dreams. Like a female Harry Potter, without the fame and glory. Recommended by Rachel


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Raymie Nightingale Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780763681173
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - April 12th, 2016

Fantastic characters and a really cool ending. A meaningful story, but the meaning may be different for each reader. Great characters! Recommended by Sally.


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The Skeleton Tree Cover Image
$6.99
ISBN: 9780440421672
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Published: Yearling Books - December 6th, 2016

Did you like Gary Paulsen's Hatchet? You'll enjoy this -- two boys shipwrecked on the coast of Alaska and their struggle for survival. Recommended by Katy


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The Wolf Wilder Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781481419437
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - September 6th, 2016

A great new story from the author of Rooftoppers! A wild Russian girl and her wolves. What an Adventure!

Recommended by Alena


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Lair of Dreams: A Diviners Novel Cover Image
$19.00
ISBN: 9780316126045
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 25th, 2015

Perfect for an avid reader of any age or genre! Full of fantasy, sci fi, thrills, chills, and mystery throughout, this Diviners novel will possess you until you finish it (or did I mean that in reverse)?! Recommended by Roxy


Fuzzy Mud Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780385743785
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Published: Delacorte Press - August 4th, 2015

Louis Sachar ("Holes", "The Card Turner") as done it again. A shortcut through the woods. A pond of mud that seems alive ( and growing!) What could possibly go wrong. Recommended by Terry


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Deceptive Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9780316254649
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - July 14th, 2015

Thrilling sequel to Illusive.

Recommended by Everyone At the Gallery Bookshop! (Including Catsby)


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Illusive Cover Image
$10.00
ISBN: 9780316254595
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 16th, 2015

All of us here at Gallery Bookshop love Illusive!! And (this is the best part), since it is the first of a series, there will be more to come. Lucky for us, we won't have to wait long for the sequel. You won't want to miss this series; perfect summer read, perfect in the fog by the fire read, perfect read!


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The Curious World of Calpurnia Tate Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780805097443
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Published: Henry Holt & Company - July 7th, 2015

Stand-alone sequel to Newbery Honor Book Evolution of Calpurnia Tate. No wizards, dragons, or zombies. Just a great read for any young lady with an independent spirit. I highly recommend it. Recommended by Terry


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Dumplin' Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062327185
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Published: Balzer & Bray/Harperteen - September 15th, 2015

I haven't been this taken with a book in a long time. Real, Sassy, Human, Liberating and Funny! Here's to being comfortable in your own skin. BIG IS THE NEW BEAUTIFUL. Great for Rainbow Rowell fans. Recommended by Alena


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I Was Here Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9780147514035
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Published: Speak - January 26th, 2016

A beautiful, uncensored landscape of life and death, grief and love. A book that will make you hug it and keep it close. Recommended by Emily


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Cartwheeling in Thunderstorms Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781442490628
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Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - March 1st, 2016

Katherine Rundell (author of Rooftoppers) has done it again -- but in a whole new wild world of Zimbabwe with a lovable wildcat of a young heroine. Enjoy this one! (Fabulous ending by the way.) Recommended by Alena


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Trust Me, I'm Lying Cover Image
$9.99
ISBN: 9780385744133
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Published: Ember - October 13th, 2015

Julep Dupree is a teen criminal who is looking to get out of the grifter life and to attend Yale. To get there, she will need to employ all of her 'unique' skills, but when her mentor father goes missing, all of her plans come crashing down. Julep is a wildly funny narrator, independent and snarky and wonderfully flawed. Readers will enjoy every minute of her witty interior monologue. This is a fast-paced read that is almost criminally addictive! Recommended by Emily


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The Accidental Highwayman: Being the Tale of Kit Bristol, His Horse Midnight, a Mysterious Princess, and Sundry Magical Persons Besides Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780765335494
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Published: Tor Teen - October 14th, 2014

A rollicking adventure set in Merry Olde England -- featuring pixies and fairies; a talented, resourceful, brave hero, a fiesty, smart, brave heroine; and love. And, Midnight -- a very strong, very wise, magnificent horse -- ready to take you on the thrilling, magical ride that is The  Accidental Highwayman. Recommended by Jane


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The Screaming Staircase Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781423186922
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Published: Disney-Hyperion - August 26th, 2014

When a plague of ghosts haunt London, it's up to a group of plucky teenagers to track down the ghouls! Think Sherlock meets Supernatural. Recommended by Emily


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This One Summer Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781596437746
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Published: First Second - May 6th, 2014

A beautiful, raw, and hopeful snapshot of two girls as they transition from carefree childhood to young adults. You won't be able to put it down. Recommended by Emily


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Willow Wood Cover Image
$15.95
ISBN: 9781626463752
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Published: Booklocker.com - May 2013

Set right here in Mendocino County, this is a lively story with talking animals, endangered fairies, and a girl who must help save our beautiful coast. Recommended by Jeanette


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Fangirl Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781250030955
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - September 10th, 2013

Funny and painfully honest. Possibly the best teen book of the year. The perfect story for the fangirl in all of us. Recommended by Emily