Under Rose-Tainted Skies #ad - He’s sweet and funny, and he just caught her fishing for groceries. Infused with humor, self-doubt, eventually, and, self-acceptance. School library journal Norah has agoraphobia and OCD. Because of course he did. As their friendship grows deeper, Norah fears she’s being selfish.
Calvin: A NovelSquare Fish #ad - His grandpa put a stuffed tiger named Hobbes in his crib. And he even had a best friend named Susie. Now he is seventeen years old and has been diagnosed with schizophrenia. He was born on the day the last strip was published. Kirkus reviews, intellectual, starred review"Funny, and entertaining, it’s a sensitive yet irreverent adventure about a serious subject.
Publishers Weekly"Sweet, romantic, and funny. School library Journal Square Fish. And calvin pretty much forgot about the strip―until now. Calvin decides that cartoonist bill Watterson is the key to everything―if he would just make one more comic strip, but without Hobbes, Calvin would be cured. Leavitt delivers an imaginative exploration of mental illness, examining what’s real and what’s true in this magical world.
Calvin: A Novel #ad - Booklist, the first-person narrative eschews quotation marks and dialogue tags, starred review"Written as a letter to Watterson to fulfill a make-up English assignment, further blurring the lines between real life and what’s in Calvin’s head. Hobbes is back, as a delusion, and Calvin can’t control him.
. Then calvin’s mom washed Hobbes to death.
Made You UpGreenwillow Books #ad - Reality, is often not what you perceive it to be—sometimes, it turns out, there really is someone out to get you. She's pretty optimistic about her chances until she runs into Miles. But alex is used to being crazy. Can she trust herself? Can we trust her? Square Fish. For fans of silver linings playbook and liar, this thought-provoking debut tells the story of Alex, a high school senior—and the ultimate unreliable narrator—unable to tell the difference between real life and delusion.
Alex fights a daily battle to figure out what is real and what is not. Armed with a take-no-prisoners attitude, a magic 8 Ball, her camera, Alex wages a war against her schizophrenia, and her only ally her little sister, determined to stay sane long enough to get into college. She's not prepared for normal.
Made You Up #ad - Didn't she imagine him? before she knows it, falling in love, Alex is making friends, going to parties, and experiencing all the usual rites of passage for teenagers.
A List of CagesDisney-Hyperion #ad - He still writes stories and loves picture books meant for little kids. Square Fish. Then the doctor asks him to track down the troubled freshman who keeps dodging her, and Adam discovers that the boy is Julian--the foster brother he hasn't seen in five years. Adam is ecstatic to be reunited. At first, julian seems like the boy he once knew.
A List of Cages #ad - Five starred reviews! #1 bestseller! "i love this book with my whole heart. Jennifer niven "Remarkably gripping and moving. Emma donoghue "Triumphant. Kirkus reviews starred review "Beautiful and brilliant. Shelf awareness starred review "Emotional, visceral. Heartbreaking. And beautiful. School library journal starred reviewwhen Adam Blake lands the best elective ever in his senior year, serving as an aide to the school psychologist, he thinks he's got it made.
But as they spend more time together, adam realizes that Julian is keeping secrets, like where he hides during the middle of the day, and what's really going on inside his house. He's still kind hearted.
PaperweightHarperTeen #ad - But what no one knows is that Stevie doesn’t plan to stay that long. In her life. And now in an eating-disorder treatment center on the dusty outskirts of the New Mexico desert. Life in the center is regimented and intrusive, a nightmare come true. There are only twenty-seven days until the anniversary of her brother Josh’s death—the death she caused.
Harperteen. Square Fish. Nurses and therapists watch stevie at meal time, accompany her to the bathroom, and challenge her to eat the foods she’s worked so hard to avoid. Her dad has signed her up for sixty days of treatment. In her body. This emotionally haunting and beautifully written young adult debut delves into the devastating impact of trauma and loss, in the vein of Laurie Halse Anderson’s Wintergirls.
Paperweight #ad - Seventeen-year-old Stevie is trapped. And if stevie gets her way, there are only twenty-seven days until she, too, will end her life. Paperweight follows seventeen-year-old stevie’s journey as she struggles not only with a life-threatening eating disorder, but with the question of whether she can ever find absolution for the mistakes of her past…and whether she truly deserves to.
Every Last WordDisney-Hyperion #ad - Sam is drawn to them immediately, especially a guitar-playing guy with a talent for verse, and starts to discover a whole new side of herself. Second-guessing every move, and it doesn't help that her lifelong friends will turn toxic at the first sign of a wrong outfit, wrong lunch, thought, and word makes daily life a struggle, or wrong crush.
Slowly, she begins to feel more "normal" than she ever has as part of the popular crowd. But hidden beneath the straightened hair and expertly applied makeup is a secret that her friends would never understand: Sam has Purely-Obsessional OCD and is consumed by a stream of dark thoughts and worries that she can't turn off.
Every Last Word #ad - So when sam meets caroline, she has to keep her new friend with a refreshing sense of humor and no style a secret, right up there with Sam's weekly visits to her psychiatrist. Caroline introduces sam to poet's Corner, a hidden room and a tight-knit group of misfits who have been ignored by the school at large.
A new york times best seller If you could read my mind, you wouldn't be smiling. Samantha mcallister looks just like the rest of the popular girls in her junior class. Praise for every last Word"Clueless meets Dead Poets Society with a whopping final twist. Kirkus reviews"this book is highly recommended-readers will connect with Sam, relating to her anxiety about her peers, and root for her throughout the book.
Voya"a thoughtful romance with a strong message about self-acceptance, this sensitive novel boasts strong characterizations and conflicts that many teens will relate to.
Eliza and Her MonstersGreenwillow Books #ad - Eliza can’t imagine enjoying the real world as much as she loves her digital community. Greenwillow. With millions of followers and fans throughout the world, Eliza’s persona is popular. With pages from eliza’s webcomic, as well as screenshots from Eliza’s online forums, this uniquely formatted book will appeal to fans of Noelle Stevenson’s Nimona and Rainbow Rowell’s Fangirl.
Young adult library services association Best BookBest Fiction for Young Adults Top TenKirkus Best Book Texas Tayshas Pick Square Fish. Disney-Hyperion. Online, eliza is ladyConstellation, anonymous creator of a popular webcomic called Monstrous Sea. Harperteen. A love letter to fandom, and the stories that shape us, friendship, Eliza and Her Monsters is absolutely magical.
Eliza and Her Monsters #ad - Marieke nijkamp, new york times–bestselling author of this is where it Ends Eighteen-year-old Eliza Mirk is the anonymous creator of the wildly popular webcomic Monstrous Sea, but when a new boy at school tempts her to live a life offline, everything she’s worked for begins to crumble. Rainbow rowell’s fangirl meets noelle Stevenson’s Nimona in this acclaimed novel about art, fandom, and finding the courage to be yourself.
But when eliza’s secret is accidentally shared with the world, everything she’s built—her story, her relationship with Wallace, and even her sanity—begins to fall apart. Then wallace warland transfers to her school and Eliza begins to wonder if a life offline might be worthwhile. A must-have.
My Heart and Other Black HolesBalzer + Bray #ad - But once she discovers a website with a section called Suicide Partners, Aysel’s convinced she’s found her solution—Roman, a teenage boy who’s haunted by a family tragedy, is looking for a partner. Even though aysel and roman have nothing in common, they slowly start to fill in each other’s broken lives.
Harperteen. Greenwillow. Disney-Hyperion. With a mother who can barely look at her without wincing, classmates who whisper behind her back, and a father whose violent crime rocked her small town, Aysel is ready to turn her potential energy into nothingness. There’s only one problem: she’s not sure she has the courage to do it alone.
My Heart and Other Black Holes #ad - Square Fish. But as their suicide pact becomes more concrete, Aysel begins to question whether she really wants to go through with it. A stunning novel about the transformative power of love, perfect for fans of 13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher. Sixteen-year-old physics nerd Aysel is obsessed with plotting her own death.
Ultimately, she must choose between wanting to die or trying to convince Roman to live so they can discover the potential of their energy together. Balzer Bray Harperteen.
Things We Know by HeartHarperTeen #ad - No matter how hard she’s falling for Colton, though, each beat of his heart reminds her of all she’s lost. Greenwillow. But what starts as an accidental run-in quickly develops into something more, sparking an undeniable attraction. The essence of a person, Quinn has always believed, is in the heart. She doesn’t want to give in to it—especially since he has no idea how they’re connected—but the time Quinn spends with Colton makes her feel alive again.
Things We Know by Heart #ad - . Harper Teen. Disney-Hyperion. If she finds trent’s, then in a way, she will still have a piece of him. Risking everything to get closure once and for all, Quinn goes outside the system to track down nineteen-year-old Colton Thomas, whose life has been forever changed by this priceless gift. And all that remains at stake.
Perfect for fans of sarah Dessen, this unique and emotional story about an unexpected bond between two strangers will leave no heart untouched. Harperteen. Balzer Bray Harperteen. Square Fish.
History Is All You Left MeSoho Teen #ad - Harperteen. Disney-Hyperion. But no matter how much they open up to each other, Griffin’s downward spiral continues. Balzer Bray Harperteen. When griffin’s first love and ex-boyfriend, dies in a drowning accident, Theo, his universe implodes. Harper Teen. Greenwillow. But now, the future he’s been imagining for himself has gone far off course.
To make things worse, the only person who truly understands his heartache is Jackson. Square Fish. Even though theo had moved to california for college and started seeing Jackson, Griffin never doubted Theo would come back to him when the time was right. He’s losing himself in his obsessive compulsions and destructive choices, and the secrets he’s been keeping are tearing him apart.
History Is All You Left Me #ad - If griffin is ever to rebuild his future, he must first confront his history, every last heartbreaking piece in the puzzle of his life. This book will make you cry, think, and then cry some more. Nicola yoon, everything from the new york times bestselling author of More Happy Than Not comes an explosive examination of grief, mental illness, #1 New York Times bestselling author of Everything, and the devastating consequences of refusing to let go of the past.
When We CollidedBloomsbury USA Childrens #ad - But what happens when love simply isn't enough? Square Fish. Vivi is in love with life. Charming and unfiltered, she refuses to be held down by the medicine she's told should make her feel better. But it's not long before Vivi's zest for life begins to falter. Disney-Hyperion. But at the start of summer, a second change rolls in: Vivi Alexander, the new girl in town.
Soon her adventurousness becomes all-out danger-seeking. Balzer Bray Harperteen. Bloomsbury u S A Children s Books. Harperteen. Harper Teen. After meeting jonah, she slides into the Daniels' household seamlessly, winning over each sibling with her imagination and gameness. Seventeen year-old jonah daniels has lived in Verona Cove, his whole life, and only one thing has ever changed: his father used to be alive, California, and now he is not.
When We Collided #ad - With a mother lost in a deep bout of depression, Jonah and his five siblings struggle to keep up their home and the restaurant their dad left behind. Through each high and low, Vivi and Jonah's love is put to the test. Greenwillow.