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JC: 2016 NYC Teen Author Festival Reading

    03/15/2016 - 7:30pm

    This event takes place at our Jersey City location.

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    A reading in celebration of the 2016 NYC Teen Author Festival from 7 bestselling teen authors.

    Becky Albertalli  (Simon vs. the Homo Sapien Agenda)

    Sona Charaipotra  (Tiny Pretty Things)

    Heidi Heilig  (The Girl from Everywhere)

    Lance Rubin  (Denton Little’s Death Date)

    Jon Skovron  (This Broken Wondrous World)

    Sarvenaz Tash  (Three Day Summer)

    Allen Zadoff  (I Am the Traitor)

    Moderator:  David Levithan  (Another Day)

    RSVP encouraged, but not required.

    Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780062348678
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Balzer + Bray - April 7th, 2015

    Now a major motion picture: Love, Simon, starring Nick Robinson and Katherine Langford!

    William C. Morris Award Winner: Best Young Adult Debut of the Year * National Book Award Longlist

    "A remarkable gift of a novel."—Andrew Smith, author of Grasshopper Jungle

    Tiny Pretty Things Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780062342393
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: HarperTeen - May 26th, 2015

    Black Swan meets Pretty Little Liars in this soapy, drama-packed novel featuring diverse characters who will do anything to be the prima at their elite ballet school.

    The Girl from Everywhere Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780062380753
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    Published: Greenwillow Books - February 16th, 2016

    The Girl from Everywhere, the first of two books, blends fantasy, history, and a modern sensibility. Its sparkling wit, breathless adventure, multicultural cast, and enchanting romance will dazzle readers of Sabaa Tahir and Leigh Bardugo. 

    Denton Little's Deathdate (Denton Little Series) Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780553496963
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    Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - April 14th, 2015

    **WINNER of the ILA Young Adult Book Award!**

    Get ready to die laughing: this is an outrageously funny ride through the last hours of a teenager’s life as he searches for love, meaning, answers, and (just maybe) a way to live on.


    This Broken Wondrous World Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780670014620
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Viking Books for Young Readers - August 4th, 2015

    "My fellow monsters," said Moreau. "No longer will we hide in the shadows, cringing, cowardly, hiding our true potential. You see, the humans do not view us as people. We must force them to expand their view of personhood to include us. By any means necessary."

    Three Day Summer Cover Image
    ISBN: 9781481439312
    Availability: Special Order: Please email for availability
    Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - May 19th, 2015

    In this summer romance, two teens find unexpected harmony amid the crowd at a legendary music festival.

    Michael is unsure about most things. Go to college? Enlist in the military? Break up with his girlfriend? All big question marks. He is living for the moment, and all he wants is a few days at the biggest concert of the summer.

    Cora lives in the town hosting the music festival.

    I Am the Traitor (The Unknown Assassin #3) Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780316199728
    Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
    Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - June 9th, 2015

    The Program has sent Boy Nobody on countless missions, instructed to kill whichever target he was given. But now, after going rogue, he is on his own mission to rescue his friend Howard, who was captured by The Program.

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    Another Day Cover Image
    ISBN: 9780385756204
    Availability: Backordered
    Published: Knopf Books for Young Readers - August 25th, 2015

    A New York Times Bestseller

    A girl falls in love with someone who wakes up in a different body each morning in this enthralling and poignant follow-up to the New York Times bestseller Every Day.