These reviews of titles aimed at teenagers are Jenny's 2013 picks for Twenty by Jenny.
1
Boxers & Saints
For maximum appreciation of Gene Luen Yang's (American Born Chinese) extraordinary achievement with ... read more
2
Picture Me Gone
In the unerring voice of 12-year-old Mila, Meg Rosoff (There Is No Dog) ... read more
3
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown
Holly Black here combines the psychological tensions of her Curse Workers series and ... read more
4
Thrice Told Tales: Three Mice Full of Writing Advice
Catherine Lewis (Dry Fire) exploits the famous story of the Three Blind Mice ... read more
5
Far Far Away
This highly imaginative spin on the Brothers Grimm tales casts the ghost of ... read more
6
45 Pounds (More or Less)
First novelist K.A. Barson channels the voice of a real girl grappling with ... read more
7
The Testing
In Joelle Charbonneau's taut psychological novel, the Earth has been ravaged by the ... read more
8
Panic
Sharon Draper (Out of My Mind) takes us into the heart of a ... read more
9
Dark Triumph: His Fair Assassins, Book 2
The gripping launch title in the His Fair Assassin series, Grave Mercy, focused ... read more
10
Out of the Easy
Ruta Sepetys's (Between Shades of Gray) second novel takes readers deep inside the ... read more
11
Scarlet: The Lunar Chronicles, #2
Marissa Meyer takes up the second installment of her four-part tale, begun with ... read more
12
Hand in Hand: Ten Black Men Who Changed America
Andrea David Pinkney (Sit-In) gives young readers a sweeping history made personal through ... read more
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