Book Recommendations for Teenagers 15 & Up

 

The Book Seller proudly recommends the following reading for mature teens (15+).

Also see our Kids' Cellar and suggested books for teens.

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Foul Lady Fortune By Chloe Gong Cover Image
$21.99
ISBN: 9781665905589
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - September 27th, 2022

Chloe Gong has once again absolutely knocked it out of the park with this phenomenal, genre- defying epic with a brilliant protagonist at its heart. This is a story about the ties that bind us: love, family, loyalty; and it’s about what happens when those ties pull in opposite directions. This leads to secrets and betrayals with everyone risking something dear to them in order to come out on top in this wholly engrossing novel.


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Rust in the Root By Justina Ireland Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780063038226
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Published: Balzer + Bray - September 20th, 2022

RUST IN THE ROOT is excellent. Ireland has raveled a story that is unique and innovative yet beguilingly familiar; a bold blend of alternative history and magical realism that explores the knotty intersection of power and society. 


Lightlark (The Lightlark Saga Book 1) By Alex Aster Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781419760860
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Published: Harry N. Abrams - August 23rd, 2022

Every hundred years, the rulers of six realms fight to break their curses and save their kingdoms in this lush fantasy; perfect for fans of The Hunger Games.


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The Drowned Woods By Emily Lloyd-Jones Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780759556317
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Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - August 16th, 2022

The last living water diviner has spent her life running from a cruel prince, but when her past catches up to her with a way to end his rule she must go on the offensive if she is to have a chance at a life of peace in this beautifully written story rooted in Welsh folk tales. 


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The Honeys By Ryan La Sala Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781338745313
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Published: PUSH - August 16th, 2022

When Mars's twin sister dies under mysterious circumstances at a prestigious summer camp he decides to go in her place and see if he can find some clue as to why. But the places of the powerful do not take kindly to interlopers and his sister's friends, the beautiful Honeys, may be hiding a horrific secret.


Violet Made of Thorns By Gina Chen Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780593427538
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Published: Delacorte Press - July 26th, 2022

A false prophecy unwittingly unleashes a terrible curse that can only be avoided by untangling the webs of a lifetime of deceit.