Would You Survive?

Sam Temple is an ordinary high school kid living in remote Perdido Beach, California, when his life is suddenly turned upside-down. In the blink of an eye, all of the adults--fifteen and up--vanish. As the youth within Perdido Beach, and the surrounding area, nicknamed the FAYZ, realize it’s free from any outside authority, all hell…
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Second Chances and Second Helpings

O’Malley is a Canadian comic book artist, in addition to being a musician. Seconds was written soon after the conclusion of O’Malley’s Scott Pilgrim novels, a six-part series that starts with Scott Pilgrim and spawned the movie Scott Pilgrim vs. The World and a massive cult following.  Katie, a successful but burnt out chef lives above the prosperous…
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Half of the Story: Action, Fantasy, and Revolution

Gene Luen Yang is a Taiwanese American best known for his award winning graphic novel, American Born Chinese (2006), leading to Yang’s naming as both National Ambassador to Young Peoples’ Literature and a Macarthur fellow. Set amidst the Boxer Rebellion, a conflict in the turn of the 20th century China between foreigners and the native…
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Read Picks by Teens

It's Teen Read Week! Whether you're a teen yourself, or an adult who loves reading YA lit, we have some great recommendations, handpicked by youth! Have you noticed our regularly featured blog posts by The (Dusen)BerryBloggers? They review, with invigorating variety and strong opinions, what they're reading lately, whether for school or fun. And because they…
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