You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson

Published: 1 June 2020 Genres: Romance, Young Adult Fiction, LGBTQ+, Realistic Fiction, Bildungsroman * Bildungsroman is a coming-of-age story Available as: Hardcover, Paperback, Audiobook Summary: As an audiobook, You Should See Me in a Crown consists of 39 tracks narrated by Alaska Jackson with a total length of 7 hours and 18 minutes. Liz Lighty... Continue Reading →

The Hidden Knife by Melissa Marr

Published: 1 June 2021 Genres: Children's Literature, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Fiction Available as: Hardcover, E-book, Audiobook Summary: The Hidden Knife opens with Rupert, a gargoyle, making his way into a new world through a door from Netherwhere. He meets a group of children who he decides to accept as his family. These children grow up,... Continue Reading →

The Taking of Jake Livingston by Ryan Douglass

Published: 13 July 2021 Genres: Young Adult's Fiction, Supernatural, Romance, Contemporary Fiction, Thriller Available as: Hardcover, E-book, Audiobook Summary: The Taking of Jake Livingston tells the story of Jake and Sawyer, two gay males, struggling to understand how their sexuality fits into their sense of self through alternating chapters. Jake is one of the few... Continue Reading →

The Place Beyond Her Dreams by Oby Aligwekwe

Published: 16 March 2021 Genres: Young Adult Fiction, Fantasy, Adventure, Romance Available as: Hardcover, E-book, Paperback Summary: The Place Beyond Her Dreams is a fairytale based on aspects of West African culture. The story opens with the main character, Ona, being introduced to a boy named Okem. Ona lives with her grandparents and her grandfather... Continue Reading →

Chlorine Sky by Mahogany L. Browne

Published: 12 January 2021 Genres: Young Adult's Fiction, Poetry, Bildungsroman*, Contemporary Fiction, * Bildungsroman is a coming-of-age story Available as: Hardcover, E-book, Audiobook Summary: As an audiobook, Chlorine Sky consists of 102 tracks narrated by the author, Mahogany L. Browne, with a total length of 2 hours and 4 minutes. The story, delivered in verse,... Continue Reading →

Amari and the Night Brothers by B. B. Alston

Published: 19 January 2021 Genres: Children's Literature, Young Adult's Fiction, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Supernatural Available as: Hardcover, E-book, Audiobook Educators' Guide Summary: As an audiobook, Amari and the Night Brothers consists of 35 tracks narrated by Imani Parks with a total length of 11 hours and 11 minutes. First book of the Supernatural Investigations series,... Continue Reading →

Sadako at the End of the World by Koma Natsumi

Japanese Title: 終末の貞子さん (Shumatsu no Sadako-san) Published: 17 November 2020 Genres: Graphic Novel, Horror, Comedy, Supernatural, Slice of Life, Fiction Available as: Manga Summary: Sadako at the End of the World takes place in a post-apocalyptic setting. Two female survivors attempt to watch a movie and summon Sadako. They spend a week together, meeting new... Continue Reading →

Smile Down the Runway Volume 16 by Kotoba Inoya

Japanese Title: ランウェイで笑って (Runway de Waratte) Published: 1 December 2020 Genres: Graphic Novel, Shounen*, Slice of Life, Drama, Fiction * Shounen is a genre with a target audience of young teen males Available as: Manga, Anime Summary: Smile Down the Runway represents the journey of following ambitions and pursuing dreams as a high schooler. This... Continue Reading →

No Longer Human by Junji Ito

Adaptation of the novel, No Longer Human by Osamu Dazai Published: 17 December 2019 Genres: Graphic Novel, Horror, Fiction, Psychological Available as: Hardcover, E-book Summary: No Longer Human tells the story of Yozo Oba and his struggles to connect with the other people in his life. His perception of others fluctuates between two extremes: either... Continue Reading →

Poisoned by Jennifer Donnelly

Published: 20 October 2020 Genres: Young Adult Fiction, Fantasy Book Trailer Available as: Audiobook, E-book, Hardcover Summary: Poisoned revives the nostalgic story of Snow White and provides a well-rounded depth to each of the characters. The main character, Sophie, is about to come-of-age and inherit the Greenlands kingdom from her stepmother. She struggles with controlling... Continue Reading →

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