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2012 Teen Tech Week Book List

The Future of Us

Jay Asher & Carolyn Mackler


M.T. Anderson


Ilsa Bick

Geektastic: Stories from the Nerd Herd

edited by Holly Black & Cecil Castellucci

Going Bovine

Libba Bray

Ready Player One

Ernest Cline

Dash & Lily's Book of Dares

Rachel Cohn & David Levithan

Girl Parts

John Cusick

Hacking Timbuktu

Stephen Davies

For the Win

Cory Doctorow

Little Brother

Cory Doctorow

Brain Jack

Brian Falkner

Looking for Alaska

John Green

Into the Wild Nerd Yonder

Julie Halpern


Marie Lu


Ursula Poznanski


Books With Bite

Midnight Alley

Rachel Caine


Mark Carwardine

Jurassic Park

Michael Crichton

Blue Bloods

Melissa De la Cruz


Alex Duval

Good Ghouls Guide to Getting Even

Julie Kenner


Stephen King

Got Fangs?

Katie Maxwell

You Suck: A Love Story

Christopher Moore

Vampire High

Douglas Rees


Chick Lit for Teens


Jodi Lynn Anderson


Rachel Cohn

Just Listen

Sarah Dessen

13 Little Blue Envelopes

Maureen Johnson

The Boyfriend List

E. Lockhart

Vegan Virgin Valentine

Carolyn Mackler

Guitar Girl

Sarra Manning

Dairy Queen

Catherine Murdock

A Brief Chapter in My Impossible Life

Dana Reinhardt

Angus, Thongs and Full-Frontal Snogging

Louise Rennison

I Was a Non-Blonde Cheerleader

Kieran Scott

A Bad Boy Can Be Good for a Girl

Tanya Lee Stone


Great Books for Teens

What I Saw and How I Lied

Judy Blundell

Audrey, Wait!

Robin Benway

Little Brother

Cory Doctorow

The Hunger Games

Suzanne Collins

The Last Exit to Normal

Michael Harmon


Coe Booth

Me, the Missing and the Dead

Jenny Valentine


Ronald Koertge

How to Build a House

Dana Reinhardt

Generation Dead

Daniel Waters


Sara Zarr

She's So Money

Cherry Cheva


Teen Favorites


Neil Gaiman

Interview with the Vampire

Anne Rice

House of Night Series

P.C. Cast

Brave New World

Aldous Huxley

Because of Winn-Dixie

Kate DiCamillo

3 Willows: The Sisterho0od Grows

Ann Brashares


Conor Kostick


Cynthia Lord

The Pretty One

Cheryl Klam

When My Name Was Keoko

Linda Sue Park


Fast-Paced Teen Fiction

The Traitors' Gate



Kevin Brooks

Code Orange

Caroline Cooney

The Hound of the Baskervilles

Arthur Conan Doyle

Vanishing Act

John Feinstein

The Christopher Killer

Alane Ferguson

La Linea

Ann Jaramillo

Evil Genius

Catherine Jinks

Operation Red Jericho

Joshua Mowll


Kenneth Oppel

Maximum Ride Series

James Patterson


Travel to Different Times

The Fighting Ground


Code Talker

Joseph Bruchac

Blood on the River: James Town, 1607

Elisa Carbone

Bull Run

Paul Fleischman

Out of the Dust

Karen Hesse

The Green Glass Sea

Ellen Klages

Desperate Journey

Jim Murphy

Streams to the River, River to the Sea

Scott O'Dell

Jip: His Story

Katherine Paterson

Soldier's Heart

Gary Paulsen

The River Between Us

Richard Peck

The Land

Mildred Taylor


Celebrated Teen Titles

Hit the Road

Caroline B. Cooney

Looking for Alaska

John Green

Freaks: Alive, on the Inside!

Annette Curtis Klause

All We Know of Heaven

Jacquelyn Mitchard

Harlem Summer

Walter Dean Myers


Mal Peet

Between Mom and Jo

Julie Anne Peters

Alanna: The First Adventure

Tamora Pierce

Dead Connection

Charlie Price

A Certain Slant of Light

Laura Whitcomb


Gabrielle Zevin

The Book Thief

Markus Zusak


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Last revised: May 30, 2014