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YA Literature

A slightly amorphous category but for the sake of classification, we'll say these are books for teens. Stories here span all genres and are told with a punch. 

Oh, even though we say young adult, it'll be perfectly okay for grown-ups to dip their toes into the stories here too. You'll probably recognise yourself in them. 
  • The Astonishing Color of After

    $20.90

    Written by Emily X. R. PanpaperbackOrders for The Astonishing Color of After will be fulfilled by 20 October. A stunning, heartbreaking debut novel...

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    $20.90
  • Have You Seen Ally Queen?

    $16.50

    Written by Deb Fitzpatrickpaperback Ally Queen, aged fifteen, is the new kid in a very small town. Life is tough when your closest friend is miles...

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    $16.50
  • Dress Rehearsal

    $16.50

    Written by Zoe ThurnerpaperbackLara Pearlman has an appetite for life. She loves acting, vintage clothes and her best friend Oggy. She flirts wit...

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    $16.50
  • Beautiful Monster

    $16.50

    Written by Kate McCaffreypaperbackIt only takes a few blood-stained seconds for Tessa’s life to change forever. Her brother is gone and now she wan...

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    $16.50
  • Shimmer

    $13.50

    Written by Jennifer McBride and Lynda Nixonpaperback Kora is a powerful genie sent away against her will. Her homeland is threatened and she’s been...

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    $13.50
  • Before the Ever After

    $19.80

    Written by Jacqueline WoodsonpaperbackNational Book Award winner Jacqueline Woodson’s stirring novel-in-verse explores how a family moves forward ...

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    $19.80
  • Honeybees and Frenemies

    $13.90

    Written by Kristi WientgepaperbackIt’s the summer before eighth grade and Flor is stuck at home and working at her family’s mattress store, while ...

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    $13.90
  • Are You There, Buddha?

    $19.00

    Written by Pip HarrypaperbackA fresh, funny and very contemporary take on puberty, first periods and relationships from the CBCA award-winning auth...

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    $19.00
  • Catch a Falling Star

    $17.90

    Written by Meg McKinlaypaperbackIt’s 1979 and the sky is falling.Skylab, that is.Somewhere high above Frankie Avery, one of the world’s first space...

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    $17.90
  • Between Us

    $24.00

    Written by Clare AtkinspaperbackIs it possible for two very different teenagers to fall in love despite high barbed-wire fences and a political wi...

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    $24.00