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Best of 2014 - Young Adult Fiction

Every year review journals, like Booklist, Kirkus, Libary Journal, and Publisher Weekly, pick the best books of the year. Here is a list the best of 2014 young adult fiction.

The titles below are available for check-out. Please contact a librarian at 319-988-4217 to place a hold.

Young Adult

We Were Liars                                                                   Lockhart, E.

I'll Give You the Sun                                                           Nelson, Jandy

Glory O'Brien's History of the Future                                   King, A.S.

Grasshopper Jungle                                                           Smith, Andrew

Impossible Knife of Memory, The                                        Anderson, Laurie Halse

Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender, The           Walton, Leslye J.

Blue Lily, Lily Blue                                                              Stiefvater, Maggie

Dreams of Gods & Monsters                                               Taylor, Laini J.

Belzhar                                                                              Wolitzer, Meg

Noggin                                                                               Whaley, John Corey

Afterworlds                                                                        Westerfeld, Scott

Egg & Spoon                                                                      Maguire, Gregory

Heir of Fire                                                                         Maas, Sarah J.

Infinite Sea, The                                                                 Yancey, Rick

Young Elites, The                                                               Lu, Marie

Gabi: a Girl in Pieces                                                         Quintero, Isabel

100 Sideways Miles                                                            Smith, Andrew

Cress                                                                                Meyer, Marissa

And We Stay                                                                      Hubbard, Jenny


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