Books & Reading

The Wonder of Us by Kim Culbertson

After being separated for their junior school year, best friends Riya and Abby take a two-week trip around Europe to reconnect, but find that they both have been keeping secrets that threaten to push them apart forever.

Dear Reader by Mary O’Connell

When her English teacher goes missing, high school senior Flannery follows her trail to New York City where she falls for British gap year student Heath, who seems to have stepped from the pages of Emily Bronte’s “Wuthering Heights.”

Definitions of Indefinable Things by Whitney Taylor

Follows three teens in a small town whose lives intersect in ways they never expected, teaching them that there are no one-size-fits-all definitions of depression, friendship, and love.

Windfall by Jennifer Smith

Alice loves Teddy, her best friend, but has never told him. When she buys him a lottery ticket that turns out to be a winner, their lives are changed forever and their friendship is put to the ultimate test.

Get it Together, Delilah by Erin Gough

Delilah Green is doing her best to deal with a chaotic life–she is running the family café because her father is on a vacation trying to get over his wife deserting him; she is getting flack at school because she is a lesbian, and one of the “in-girls” has started to come on to her, and she is hopelessly attracted to a girl named Rosa, who dances the flamingo outside the café every evening.