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  • Did you know Hoopla has more than movies? You can also read and listen to to some of the top YA books, both award winners and current best sellers. 

    Check out our top ten YA list!

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo
  • Available as an audiobook and an eBook
  • Overwhelmed with the stressful responsibilities of taking care of family at home and graduating high school, Emoni Santiago’s one escape is the kitchen, where her culinary magic skills come to life. Readers will fall in love with Emoni and relate to her struggles in this charming novel.
Miles Morales Spider-Man by Jason Reynolds
  • Available as an eBook graphic novel
  • Miles’s spidey sense is on high alert as he struggles with internal feelings of failure after being suspended from school, while balancing ongoing nightmares and creepy lessons from his history teacher about slavery. Something evil is brewing, but will Miles be able to spot it and suit up in time to save his friends? Find out in the latest installment of Spider-Man!
Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman
  • Available as an audiobook and and eBook
  • Whiz-kid Caden Bosch has been selected for an elite mission as the Challenger Deep ship expedition’s resident artist. Despite this high honor, people are starting to wonder about Caden’s erratic, strange behavior. This story is a beautiful portrayal of mental illness, and how it not only impacts others, but invades your own thoughts and realities.
The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
  • Available as an audiobook and an eBook
  • Henry Montague, aka Monty, is an extremely wealthy, upperclass teenager in 18th century England, who sets out on a Grand Expedition across Europe with his best friend Percy and sister, Felicity, before he has to face the reality of taking over his father’s business and becoming the gentleman he’s expected to be. As Monty and his entourage lose their guardian, adventure ensues with highway robbery, pirates, murder and love- a little bit of everything for every reader.
#murdertrending by Gretchen McNeil
  • Available as an eBook
  • After being convicted of a crime that she did not commit, 17 year old Dee Guerrera must find a way to prove her innocence and escape Alcatraz Island before her live-streaming, public execution that will air on The Postman app for everyone to watch and comment on. This futuristic thriller will be sure to keep you holding your breath while turning the pages.
American Street by Ibi Zoboi
  • Available as audiobook and an eBook
  • Fabiola Toussaint arrives in Detroit to pursue the American Dream, only to have her mother detained by immigration. Fabiola is thrown into a life with her raucous American cousins, a new high school and must learn to navigate this new culture, all while dealing being separated from her mom and everything she knows from her past life in Haiti. Any teen who knows what it’s like to be a fish out of water will love this story.
Descendant of the Crane by Joan He
  • Available as an audiobook and an eBook
  • Magic has been banned for centuries, but that doesn’t stop Queen Hesina of Yan, a young princess who was thrust into leading a kingdom when her father was murdered, from seeking out the wisdom of a soothsayer and aligning herself with a former convict turned investigator to help solve the mystery of her father’s untimely death. For lovers of fantasy, this is a must-read.
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The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton
  • Available as an audiobook and an eBook
  • In the world of Orleans, beauty is everything and the Belles are an elite group who have special powers to help others achieve beauty. However, for Camellia Beauregard, she realizes that the power and beauty all come at a price after she moves to the palace and faces a difficult choice. This is a great read with diverse characters- recommended for all!
The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
  • Available as audiobook and an eBook
  • Growing up in Harlem with an overprotective and super religious mother is not easy for Xiomara Batista, especially when faced with pursuing her dreams of slam poetry and falling in love for the first time. This charming novel in verse will win over any teen who experiences the struggle of navigating the world while also feeling held back by their parents.
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Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson
  • Available as an audiobook and an eBook
  • This high-speed mystery thriller weaves two different crimes together that Stevie Bell must solve, all while navigating her new life at Ellingham Academy, a private school for the most elite students in the country. For lovers of murder, mystery and crime, you can’t go wrong with this book!
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