Best Teen Books of 2014

You don’t want to miss these amazing reads! Some are exceptionally well-written, some are super popular, and many are both!

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Best Realistic Fiction

Pointe by Brandy Colbert
Pointe by Brandy Colbert
I'll Give You the SUn by Jandy Nelson
I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
How It Went Down by Kekla Magoon
How It Went Down by Kekla Magoon
Say What You Will by Cammie McGovern
Say What You Will by Cammie McGovern
When I Was the Greatest by Jason Reynolds
When I Was the Greatest by Jason Reynolds
Girls Like Us by Gail Giles
Girls Like Us by Gail Giles

 

Best Graphic Novels

Ms. Marvel Volume 1
Ms. Marvel Volume 1
Sisters by Raina Telgemeier
Sisters by Raina Telgemeier
Tomboy by Liz Prince
Tomboy by Liz Prince

Best Dystopian Thrillers

The Rule of Three by Eric Walters
The Rule of Three by Eric Walters
The Young Elites by Marie Lu
The Young Elites by Marie Lu
Divided We Fall by Trent Reedy
Divided We Fall by Trent Reedy
The Doubt Factory by Paolo Bacigalupi
The Doubt Factory by Paolo Bacigalupi
Salvage by Alexandra Duncan
Salvage by Alexandra Duncan
Messenger of Fear by Michael Grant
Messenger of Fear by Michael Grant

Best Continued Series

Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater (Raven Boys #3)
Blue Lily, Lily Blue by Maggie Stiefvater (Raven Boys #3)
Dreams of Gods and Monsters by Laini Taylor
Dreams of Gods and Monsters by Laini Taylor (Daughter of Smoke and Bone #3)
Cress by Marissa Meyer
Cress by Marissa Meyer (The Lunar Chronicles #3)

Best Romance

Since You've Been Gone by Morgan Matson
Since You’ve Been Gone by Morgan Matson
To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han
To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han
Everything Leads to You by Nina LaCour
Everything Leads to You by Nina LaCour
One Man Guy by Michael Barakiva
One Man Guy by Michael Barakiva
He Said, She Said by Kwame Alexander
He Said, She Said by Kwame Alexander
Let's Get Lost by Adi Alsaid
Let’s Get Lost by Adi Alsaid

Best Non-Fiction

The Family Romanov by Candace Fleming
The Family Romanov by Candace Fleming
Fourth Down and Inches by Carla McClafferty
Fourth Down and Inches by Carla Killough McClafferty
Popular by Maya von Wagenen
Popular by Maya von Wagenen

Best Science Fiction and Fantasy

Allies and Assassins by Justin Somper
Allies and Assassins by Justin Somper
Defy by Sara Larson
Defy by Sara Larson
Game Slaves by Gard Skinner
Game Slaves by Gard Skinner
Scan by Walter Jury and Sarah Fine
Scan by Walter Jury and Sarah Fine
The Shadow Prince by Bree Despain
The Shadow Prince by Bree Despain
The Burning Sky by Sherry Thomas
The Burning Sky by Sherry Thomas

Other Best Books

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Best Sports Book
Gabi, a Girl in Pieces by Isabel Quintero
Gabi, a Girl in Pieces by Isabel Quintero
We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
We Were Liars by E. Lockhart
The Crossover by Kwame Alexanader
The Crossover by Kwame Alexanader