The Awakening (Darkest Powers Book 2). Kelley Armstrong. YA Armstrong. Fifteen-year-old necromancer Chloe, having escaped from Lyle House with Derek, Simon, and Rae, finds herself imprisoned in a laboratory run by a sinister organization determined to control her and her supernatural friends.
The Warded Man. Peter Brett. YA Brett. As darkness falls each night, demons known as the corelings rise, and three young survivors of demon attacks risk everything to recover the secrets of the past to defeat the corelings and stop their relentless assault against humans. This is a novel published for adults, but perfect for teens too!
The Rule of Claw. John Brindley. YA Brindley. Ash and her friends live in a future where they are the only human teenagers left, but when Ash is kidnapped and becomes a pawn in a power struggle among the formidable Raptors who captured her, she begins to reconsider her own humanity.
Being Nikki. Meg Cabot. YA Cabot. Studious, socially conscious Emerson Watts learns startling news about the family of Nikki Howard, the teen supermodel into whose body Emerson’s brain was transplanted by the nefarious Stark Corporation.
The September Sisters. Jillian Cantor. YA Cantor. Abigail Reed and her younger sister, Becky, are always at each other’s throats. Their mother calls them the September Sisters, because their birthdays are only a day apart. Then Becky disappears and a torn gold chain with a sapphire heart charm is the only clue to the mystery of her kidnapping.
Highway to Hell (Maggie Quinn: Girl vs. Evil). Rosemary Clement-Moore. YA Clement-Moore. On their way to spend spring break on a Texas beach, college freshmen Maggie Quinn and D&D Lisa are stranded in a town where some believe a chupacabra is killing animals, and as the girls investigate they get help from diverse and unexpected sources.
Everything is Fine. Ann Dee Ellis. YA Ellis. Stuck at home caring for her severely depressed mother and abandoned by her father, Mazzy has only the day-to-day dramas of her neighborhood to keep her busy. Soon, however, Mazzy has to face the fact that her mom is emotionally paralyzed by a family tragedy.
If I Stay. Gayle Forman. YA Forman. While in a coma following an automobile accident that killed her parents and younger brother, seventeen-year-old Mia, a gifted cellist, weights whether to live with her grief or join her family in death.