Books & Reading
YALSA’S Teens’ Top Ten
The Half Life of Molly Pierce by Katrina Leno
For all of her life, Molly feels like she’s missed bits and pieces of her life. Now she’s figuring out why. Now she’s remembering her own secrets and in doing so, she uncovers the separate life she seems to have led . . . and the love that she can’t let go.
The Young World by Chris Weitz
Jefferson, with his childhood friend Donna, leads a tribe of teenagers in New York City on a dangerous quest to find an antidote for a mysterious illness that wiped out all adults and children.
The Unfinished Life of Addison Stone by Adele Griffin
When a celebrated New York City teenager, known for her subversive street art, mysteriously dies, her life is examined in a series of interviews with her parents, friends, boyfriends, mentors, and critics.