NEW Y FICTION AHN, CLAIRE 2022
I guess I live here now
Summary:Melody always wanted to get to know the Korean side of her Korean American heritage better, but not quite like this. Thanks to a tiny transgression after school one day, she’s shocked to discover that her parents have decided to move her and her mom out of New York City to join her father in Seoul–immediately! Barely having the chance to say goodbye to her best friend before she’s on a plane, Melody is resentful, angry, and homesick. But she soon finds herself settling into their super luxe home, meeting cool friends at school, and discovering the alluring aspects of living in Korea-trendsetting fashion, delectable food, her dad’s black card, and a cute boy to hang out with. Life in Seoul is amazing…until cracks begin to form on its shiny surface. Troubling family secrets, broken friendships, and a lost passion are the prices Melody has to pay for her new life, but is it worth it? Claire Ahn’s charming debut lets you taste every bite of kalbi, bathe in the glow of Seoul’s neon lights, and feel every high and low of Melody’s journey across the world and within her heart.
NEW Y FICTION ATTA, DEAN 2022
Only on the weekends
Summary:The son of a film director, Mack grows up on set and into a hopeless romantic — one who falls hard for the handsome and popular Karim, who eventually notices him back, right before Mack has to relocate to Scotland. Not wanting to lose his first love, Mack asks Karim to be long-distance, but while they’re trying, fearless and confident Finlay shows up on set, and Mack’s world turns upside down yet again.
NEW Y FICTION ATTAH, AYESHA 2022
The deep blue between
Summary:In 1890s West Africa, when a brutal raid leaves their home in ruins, twin sisters Hassana and Husseina are kidnapped, sold into slavery, and separated, remaining connected through shared dreams of water, but will their fates ever draw them back together?
ISBN:1728442885, 9781728442884, 9781728443898
NEW Y FICTION BARKER, KATHRYN 2022
Summary:In 2083, eighteen-year-old Jules Capulet is still reeling from the end of her romance with Romeo–which left him in a coma and her a social outcast–when Heathcliff Ellis arrives from another time, on a mission to revive Romeo and possibly rewrite the future.
ISBN:9781250174116, “1250174104 : HRD”, “9781250174109 : HRD”
NEW Y FICTION BROWN, ECHO 2022
The chosen one : a first-generation ivy league odyssey
Summary:"A YA coming-of-age novel about a first-year, first-generation Black student at Dartmouth College."–
NEW Y FICTION BURTON, JESSIE 2022
Summary:Exiled to a far-flung island, Medusa has little company except for the snakes adorning her head instead of hair until a beautiful boy named Perseus arrives, distrupting her lonely existence and unleashing desire, love, and betrayal.
NEW Y FICTION CERVANTES, JENNIFER 2022
Flirting with fate
Summary:Ava Granados arrives too late to for her grandmother’s deathbed blessing, then Nana appears as a ghost asking for help so Ava, with the help of her two older sisters and bumbling spiritual guide, Medardus, must befriend the mysterious boy who received the blessing the night of the storm.
ISBN:0593404475, 9780593404478, 0593404459, 9780593404454
NEW Y FICTION CHO, KAT 2022
Once upon a K-prom
Summary:Instead of going to prom, seventeen-year-old Elena Soo wants to spend her time saving the local community center, and she is determined to keep her priorities straight even when her childhood best friend–who is now a K-pop superstar–returns to make good on their old pact to go to prom together.
ISBN:1368066984, 9781368066983, 1368064647, 9781368064644
NEW Y FICTION COTTINGHAM, KAYLA 2022
My dearest darkest
Summary:When transfer student Finch Chamberlin and popular senior Selena St. Clair accidentally wake something terrifying and ancient in the depths of their school, they must work together to stop the horror they unleashed before it consumes the town.
ISBN:172823641X, 9781728236414, 9781728236421
NEW Y FICTION DIEDERICH, PHILLIPPE 2022
Summary:When four Mexican-American teenagers from Houston travel to Diamond Park to buy a 1959 Chevy Impala from Magaña’s godfather, something goes very wrong, and one of them, Susi, ends up arrested for murder; convinced that the real killer is a drug trafficker called Anaconda, Flaco and Magaña head to Mexico hunting for him to clear Susi’s name–but in the process of kidnapping Anaconda Flaco discovers how little he understands about what really happened in Diamond Park.
ISBN:0593354257, 9780593354254, 9780593354278
NEW Y FICTION DOYLE, CATHERINE 2022
Summary:"Twin princesses Wren and Rose, separated at birth and raised in two different environments, meet for the first time when they have to fight for the throne while juggling their romantic pursuits"–
NEW Y FICTION DUGAN, JENNIFER 2022
Melt with you
Summary:"Two teen girls, former best friends and one-time lovers, go on a summer road trip in an ice cream truck"–
NEW Y FICTION ENGLE, MARGARITA 2022
Rima’s rebellion : courage in a time of tyranny
Summary:In 1920s Cuba, Rima is bullied and shunned for her illegitimacy, but finds solace in riding her horse and forges unexpected friendships with others who share her dreams of freedom and suffrage. Includes historical note.
ISBN:1534486933, 9781534486935, 9781534486959
NEW Y FICTION FARROW, DYLAN 2022
Veil : a Hush novel
Summary:Seventeen-year-old Shae and her friends journey to the mysterious land of Gondal in search of a dangerous magical book that could alter the fabric of the world, but as they cross the borders, they discover a world ruled not by magic but technology and industry–one fraught with perils of its own.
ISBN:9781250235947, “1250235936 : HRD”, “9781250235930 : HRD”
NEW Y FICTION GOFFNEY, JOYA 2022
Confessions of an alleged good girl
Summary:Monique lives a perfect life – a preacher’s daughter and the girlfriend of the town’s golden boy. But it’s not that simple. She’s torn between her parents who want the pure virginal daughter, and her boyfriend, Dom, who wants to explore the more intimate side of their relationship. Tired of waiting, her boyfriend breaks up with her, spurring Monique to discover she has a medical condition that makes her far from perfect and she concocts a plan to fix her body and win him back. With the help of her frenemy, Sasha, the overly zealous church girl Monique’s mum pushes her to hang out with, and Reggie, the town’s not-so-good boy, Monique must go on trips to unknown and uncomfortable places to find the treatment that will help her. But in doing so, she must face some home truths: maybe she shouldn’t be fixing her body to please a boy, maybe Sasha is the friend she needed all along and maybe Reggie isn’t so bad at all.
NEW Y FICTION HENRY, APRIL 2022
Two truths and a lie
Summary:"When a troupe of theater students get stranded in a creepy old motel during a blizzard, they play a foreboding game of truth and lies that leads to real danger when a murderer is discovered in their midst"–
NEW Y FICTION HERMAN, CHRISTINE 2022
The drowning summer
Summary:Sixteen-year-old fledgling mediums Mina and Evelyn navigate their growing attraction as they investigate the connection between a vengeful spirit and murders that rocked their costal Long Island town six years ago.
NEW Y FICTION HIGGIN, BELLA 2022
Summary:"Belle Morte. One of five houses where vampires reside as celebrities and humans are paid to be their living donors. While others came here seeking fortune, I came in search of my sister who walked into Belle Morte five months ago … and never walked back out. Now that I’m here, the secrets about this world have proven to be much bigger than I ever anticipated. And lurking around every corner are shocking insinuations of what happened to my sister"–
NEW Y FICTION JONES, ALEXANDRA 2022
The Queen of Junk Island
ISBN:“177321635X : HRD”, “9781773216355 : HRD”
NEW Y FICTION LEE, KRISTEN 2022
Required reading for the disenfranchised freshman
Summary:Upon arriving at the prestigious Wooddale University, seventeen-year-old Savannah Howard comes face-to-face with microaggressions and outright racism–but if she stands up for justice, will she endanger her future?
ISBN:0593309189, 9780593309186, 0593309162, 9780593309162, 0593309154, 9780593309155
NEW Y FICTION LIN, JUDY 2022
A magic steeped in poison
Summary:Ning enters a cutthroat magical competition to find the kingdom’s greatest master of the art of brewing tea, but political schemes and secrets make her goal of gaining access to royal physicians to cure her dying sister far more dangerous than she imagined.
NEW Y FICTION LOCKHART, E. 2022
Family of liars
Summary:Carrie Sinclair tells the ghost of her son Johnny about the summer of 1987, when "the boys" arrive on Beechwood Island, setting off events that will haunt her for years to come.
ISBN:0593485866, 9780593485866, 0593485858, 9780593485859
NEW Y FICTION LONG, MEG 2022
Cold the night, fast the wolves : a novel
Summary:"Meg Long’s Cold the Night, Fast the Wolves is a captivating debut about survival, found family, and the bond between a girl and a wolf that delivers a fresh twist on classic survival stories and frontier myths. On a frozen wasteland of a planet, a girl is on the run with a wolf who is born to be a killer but bound to be her guide. As they fight to escape ice goblins, giant bears, and a ruthless leader intent on trapping them both, one question drives them relentlessly forward: where do you turn when there is nowhere to hide?"–,On a frozen wasteland of a plant, seventeen-year-old Sena and a she-wolf, Iska, are on the run from a ruthless leader intent on trapping them both, but as they try to escape one question drives them relentlessly forward–where do you turn when there is nowhere to hide?
ISBN:9781250785084, “1250785065 : HRD”, “9781250785060 : HRD”
NEW Y FICTION MACGREGOR, MAYA 2022
The many half-lived lives of Sam Sylvester
Summary:An autistic nonbinary eighteen-year-old moves to a new town and school with the support of their loving father and finds friends in an LGBTQ-plus club, but they all must come together to solve the decades-old murder of a teenage boy and confront the demons lurking in Sam’s past.
NEW Y FICTION MCCROSSEN, CARRIE 2021
Margot Mertz takes it down
Summary:"For the right price, high school junior Margot Mertz will go to the ends of the internet to remove your nip-slip, dick pic, or embarrassing DM. At least that’s what it says on her business card. Margot founded a now notorious company that helps students, teachers, even a local weatherman, discreetly clean up their digital shame. And since her parents lost her college fund, Margot is happy to work for anyone … if they can pay, she can clean. But when a fellow student hires her to take down some leaked nudes, Margot discovers a secret revenge porn site featuring Roosevelt High girls. And hell hath no fury like Margot when she sees girls’ butts shared without their consent. With the help of an unwitting ally, the popular and uncomfortably handsome Avery Green, Margot will gain access to the far flung cliques of Roosevelt High. Anything to find the mastermind (read: asshole) behind the site. But the more she digs, the deeper and darker the case becomes until Margot realizes that some jobs are so dirty, no one can come away clean. Even her. Gross"–
NEW Y FICTION MCDOWELL, KARA 2022
This might get awkward
Summary:"Seventeen-year-old Gemma’s favorite kind of beach is an empty one. Social interactions are too much for her to handle. She always says the wrong thing–if she manages to say anything at all. She can’t even bring herself to speak to her longtime crush, Beau Booker, without losing sleep over her own awkwardness. During a solo outing to her favorite beach, Gemma realizes–to her horror–that the popular kids from school have shown up to throw a party. Before she can sneak away (and possibly puke behind her car) Gemma is pulled into the action and ends up talking to Beau, who asks her to pretend that they’re ‘close.’ Gemma is too flustered and flattered to refuse, and mostly, she’s wondering why Beau is talking to her at all… right up until the moment when he falls off the boat, hits his head, and ends up in a coma. After rescuing Beau from the water, Gemma is mistaken for Beau’s girlfriend by his friends and family, including his mysterious older brother, Griff, who has returned to town after a year away. Gemma tries to correct the record, but her social anxiety (and a nosy reporter) gets in the way at every turn. Before she knows it, she’s in too deep to backtrack. And when Beau’s warm, boisterous family pulls Gemma into their orbit, she realizes how much she wants to keep them in her life. For the first time, Gemma has everything she’s ever wanted: friends, big family dinners, and Griff–a boy who she can be herself around. But how can she embrace her new dream life when everything is built on a lie?"– Dust jacket.
NEW Y FICTION MCNEIL, GRETCHEN 2022
Dig two graves
Summary:While at a girls’ empowerment camp, high school pariah Neve and her new best friend Diane joke about killing each other’s bullies, and soon after returning home, Neve finds herself being blackmailed into committing murder.
ISBN:1368072844, 9781368072847, 9781368079105
NEW Y FICTION MEDEMA, DANTE 2022
Message not found
Summary:Mourning the death of her best friend Vanessa, seventeen-year-old Bailey creates a chat bot using their text messages and emails, but, unsatisfied with the result, Bailey seeks out more data for the app and uncovers Vanessa’s secrets, forcing Bailey to reconcile what she thought she knew about her friend with what Vanessa kept hidden.
NEW Y FICTION MOSQUEDA, ANDREA 2022
Just your local bisexual disaster
Summary:"Growing up in Texas’s Rio Grande Valley, Maggie Gonzalez has always been a little messy, but she’s okay with that, [since] she has a great family, a goofy group of friends, a rocky romantic history, and dreams of being a music photographer. Tasked with picking an escort for her little sister’s quinceañera, Maggie has to face the truth: that her feelings about her friendsâ€•and her futureâ€•aren’t as simple as she’d once believed. As Maggie’s search for the perfect escort continues, she’s forced to confront new (and old) feelings for three of her friends: Amanda, her best friend and first-ever crush; Matthew, her ex-boyfriend twice-over who refuses to stop flirting with her, and Dani, the new girl who has romantic baggage of her own. On top of this romantic disaster, she can’t stop thinking about the uncertainty of her own plans for the future and what that means for the people she loves. As the weeks wind down and the boundaries between friendship and love become hazy, Maggie finds herself more and more confused with each photo. When her tried-and-true medium causes more chaos than calm, Maggie needs to figure out how to avoid certain disasterâ€•or be brave enough to dive right into it . . ." — Adapted from Amazon.
NEW Y FICTION NAZEMIAN, ABDI 2022
The Chandler legacies
Summary:"Beth Kramer is a "townie" who returns to her sophomore year after having endured a year of tension with her roommate, Sarah. But Sarah Brunson knows there’s more to that story. Amanda Priya "Spence" Spencer is the privileged daughter of NYC elites, who is reeling from the realization that her family name shielded her from the same fate as Sarah. Ramin Golafshar arrives at Chandler as a transfer student to escape the dangers of being gay in Iran, only to suffer brutal hazing under the guise of tradition in the boys’ dorms. And Freddy Bello is the senior who’s no longer sure of his future but knows he has to stand up to his friends after what happened to Ramin. At Chandler, the elite boarding school, these five teens are brought together in the Circle, a coveted writing group where life-changing friendships are born–and secrets are revealed. Their professor tells them to write their truths. But is the truth enough to change the long- standing culture of abuse at Chandler? And can their friendship survive the fallout?"–Provided by publisher
NEW Y FICTION OLDER, DANIEL 2022
Ballad & dagger
Summary:When sixteen-year-old Mateo and Chela discover each other and their powers during a political battle between neighborhood factions, they set aside their differences to unravel the mystery behind their sunken homeland and to stop a dangerous political operative who is trying to harness their gifts to unleash terror on the world.
NEW Y FICTION PATEL, SAJNI 2022
My sister’s big fat Indian wedding
Summary:Gifted violinist Zurika Damani tries to juggle the obligations of her sister’s extravagant wedding week while secretly preparing for a prominent music contest all while trying to dodge her family’s matchmaking schemes.
ISBN:141975453X, 9781419754531, 9781647002831
NEW Y FICTION REYES, SONORA 2022
The lesbiana’s guide to Catholic school
Summary:Sixteen-year-old Mexican American Yami Flores starts Catholic school determined to keep her brother out of trouble and keep herself closeted, but her priorities shift when Yami discovers that her openly gay classmate Bo is also annoyingly cute.
NEW Y FICTION ROMASCO-MOORE, MAR 2022
I am the ghost in your house
Summary:Born invisible, seventeen-year-old Pie wants more from life than lurking unseen in other people’s houses, but when she finally reveals herself, her mother disappears, and Pie begins to question everything she thought she knew.
ISBN:9780593177228, 9780593177242, 9780593177235, 9780593177211
NEW Y FICTION RUBIN, JULIA 2022
NEW Y FICTION SAFT, ALLISON 2022
A far wilder magic
Summary:Sharpshooter Margaret Welty and alchemical apprentice Weston Winters form an unlikely team competing for glory in a magical fox hunt–while she wants to lure her mother home, Wes needs the prize money to support his family and his political aspirations.
NEW Y FICTION SHAW, TUCKER 2022
When you call my name
Summary:In 1990 New York City, eighteen-year-olds Adam and Ben learn to navigate life, love, and loss as gay teens during the height of the HIV/AIDS epidemic.
ISBN:125062486X, 9781250624864, 9781250624871
NEW Y FICTION SNIPES, KEVIN 2022
Milo and Marcos at the end of the world
Summary:Milo’s high school career has gone relatively smoothly, so he figures he’s overdue for an Epic Teenage Disaster. He never thought that when Marcos returns to their Florida highschool for the first time since freshman year, resolving their feelings for each other will trigger actual natural disasters which could become an extintion-level event.
NEW Y FICTION SOLOMON, RACHEL 2022
See you yesterday
Summary:After reliving the same day for months, eighteen-year-old Barrett reluctantly teams up with her nemesis Miles to escape the time loop, and soon finds herself falling for him, but what she does not know is what they will mean to each other if they finally make it to tomorrow.
ISBN:1665901934, 9781665901932, 1665901926, 9781665901925
NEW Y FICTION THAO, DUSTIN 2021
You’ve reached Sam
Summary:Seventeen-year-old Julie fell in love with Sam the day she met him, and planned to attend college with him; but Sam died, and getting rid of his things, trying to erase him from her life is not working, so desperate to hear his voice one more time, Juliecalls his cellphone expecting to hear his voicemail–but then Sam answers, and suddenly their cellphones become the living connection between them, a connection Julie finds impossible to let go.
NEW Y FICTION TIRADO, VINCENT 2022
Burn down, rise up
Summary:When an urban legend rumored to trap people inside subway tunnels seems to be behind mysterious disappearances in the Bronx, sixteen-year-old Raquel and her friends team up to save their city–and confront a dark episode in its history in the process.
ISBN:1728246008, 9781728246000, 9781728246017
NEW Y FICTION TOOLEY, ADRIENNE 2022
Sofi and the bone song
Summary:After losing everything to an undeserving rival, a sixteen-year-old musician sets out to expose that her rival’s newfound musical abilities stem from an illegal use of magic–but what she discovers will rock everything she knows about her family, music, and the girl she thought was her enemy.
NEW Y FICTION VAN DRAANEN, WENDELIN 2022
The peach rebellion
Summary:Ginny Rose and Peggy were best friends at seven, picking peaches on hot summer days. Peggy’s family owned the farm, and Ginny Rose’s were pickers, escaping the Oklahoma dust storms. That didn’t matter to them then, but now, ten years, hard miles, and a world war later, Ginny Rose’s family is back in town and their differences feel somehow starker. Especially since Peggy’s new best friend, Lisette, is a wealthy banker’s daughter. Still, there’s no denying what all three girls have in common: Families with great fissures that are about to break wide open. And a determination to not just accept things as they are anymore. This summer they will each make a stand. It’s a season of secrets revealed. Of daring plans to heal old wounds. Of hearts won and hearts broken. A summer when everything changes because you’re seventeen, and it’s time to be bold. And because it’s easier to be brave with a true friend by your side.
NEW Y FICTION VENDEL, EDWARD 2022
The days of bluegrass love
Summary:Deciding to break away from everything, Tycho Zeling flies to America to spend his summer as a camp counselor, where he meets Oliver, another counselor, and feels his life stop, and finally begin again, as his.
ISBN:“164614046X : HRD”, “9781646140466 : HRD”
NEW Y FICTION WILSON, JENNIFER 2022
Someday we’ll find it
Summary:"Seventeen-year-old Bliss Walker has been stuck in a home that doesn’t feel like hers for six years. Ever since Mama dropped her off and never came back. Then, the summer before her senior year of high school, two things happen: Mama returns out of the blue, and Bliss meets Blake, a boy who listens like everything she has to say is worth hearing. It should be a dream come true. But as the summer spins on, Bliss finds herself facing a painful choice: between the life she’s always longed for, and the world she’s starting to make for herself"–
NEW Y FICTION WILSON, KIP 2022
The most dazzling girl in Berlin
Summary:In Berlin on the cusp of World War II, eighteen-year-old Hilde leaves her orphanage and takes a job at a vibrant cabaret full of expressive customers where she finally finds a place to belong until seeds of unrest force her to decide what’s best for her future.