Young Adult Contemporary

Modern fiction geared towards teens roughly 13 to 18 years old. Main characters are usually teenagers or younger adults. Young Adult Contemporary is often realistic, but can overlap with fantasy or magic realism.

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The Fascinators
Felix Ever After
The Henna Wars
By the Book
The Life and (Medieval) Times of Kit Sweetly
Parachutes
This Coven Won't Break (These Witches Don't Burn, #2)
Stay Gold
The Paper Girl of Paris
Date Me, Bryson Keller
Breath Like Water
Just a Boy and a Girl in a Little Canoe
Once Upon an Eid
Last Girls
The Knockout Queen
Good Girl, Bad Blood (A Good Girl's Guide to Murder, #2)
Broken Prince (The Royals, #2)
I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
Finding Perfect
The Black Flamingo
Rules for Being a Girl
When Dimple Met Rishi (Dimple and Rishi, #1)
Moment of Truth (Love, Life, and the List, #3)
What I Like About You
The Wrong Bachelor
Most Likely (Most Likely #1)
The Life and (Medieval) Times of Kit Sweetly
All the Little Lights
Parachutes
The Fault in Our Stars
Fangirl
Eleanor & Park
To All the Boys I've Loved Before (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #1)
Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
Looking for Alaska
Paper Towns
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Simonverse, #1)
The Hate U Give
If I Stay (If I Stay, #1)
Thirteen Reasons Why
Everything, Everything
We Were Liars
P.S. I Still Love You (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #2)

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Ashley Earley
It’s too dangerous…I would never be able to forgive myself if something happened to him. I wouldn’t be able to bare it. Forgiveness would be out of the question; beyond my ability. I would never be able to forget that the boy I loved was hurt…or worse…because he came to this world. Because of me.
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Alone in Paris
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