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Amulet Books
Shine by Lauren Myracle 

Albert Whitman

Lost in Bermooda by Mike Litwin
Twelve Minute To Midnight 
by Christopher Edge


Black Sheep
Changers Book One: Drew by T Cooper
Pills and Starships by Lydia Millet


Bloomsbury USA Children’s
The Assassin’s Blade by Sarah J Maas
Crown of Midnight by Sarah J Maas
Heir of Fire by Sarah J Maas
Throne of Glass by Sarah J Maas


Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
Scar Boys 
by Len Vlahos
The Shadow Prince by Bree Despain
Tabula Rasa by Kristen Lippert-Martin

First Second Books
Boxers and Saints by Gene Luen Yang

George Weidenfeld & Nicholson
Alys, Always by Harriet Lane

Hachette Book Group USA

Grand Central Publishing
Fuse by Julianna Baggott
Life Itself by Roger Ebert
The Orchard by Theresa Weir
Pure by Julianna Baggott
Seriously, I’m Kidding by Ellen Degeneres
This is a Book by Demetri Martin

Little, Brown, and Company
The Book of Madness and Cures by Regina O’Melveny
Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
Goldfinch by Donna Tartt
Gods Behaving Badly by Marie Phillips
Huntress by Malinda Lo
Jester by James Patterson
The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold
The Yellow Birds by Kevin Powers

Little, Brown for Young Readers
Circle of Fire by Michelle Zink
The Coldest Girl in Coldtown by Holly Black
Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
Days of Blood and Starlight by Laini Taylor
Guardian of the Gate by Michelle Zink
Icons by Margaret Stohl
Pi in the Sky by Wendy Mass
Prophecy of the Sisters by Michelle Zink
The Wishing Spell by Chris Colfer

Mulholland Books
The Cuckoo’s Calling by “Robert Galbraith”

Bass Ackwards and Belly Up by Elizabeth Craft
The Daughters by Joanna Philbin
Shut Out by Kody Keplinger

Reagan Arthur Books
Bossypants by Tina Fey
Life After Life by Kate Atkinson
The Lifeboat by Charlotte Rogan

Albert of Adelaide Howard Anderson
The Sherlockian by Graham Moore

Hal Leonard Books

Broadway Musicals: The Biggest Hits & The Biggest Flop of the Season 1959-2009 by Peter Filichia 

Hard Case Crime

Joyland by Stephen King


Harlequin Teen
Grim edited by Christine Johnson

1225 Christmas Tree Lane by Debbie Macomber


Alloy Entertainment
Bright Young Things by Anna Godbersen
The Brokenhearted by Amelia Kahaney

Size 14 is Not Fat Either by Meg Cabot 

Balzar +Bray
Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy
House of Secrets by Chris Columbus and Ned Vizzini
Side Effects May Vary by Julie Murphy

Greenwillow Press
Crown of Embers by Rae Carson

HarperCollins Childrens
Faking Normal by Courtney Stevens
Fortunately, The Milk by Neil Gaiman
House of Secrets: Battle of the Beasts by Chris Columbus and Ned Vizzini
Magic Marks the Spot by Carolien Carlson

HarperCollins Publishers
The Abhorsen Trilogy by Garth Nix
Beautiful Days by Anna Godbersen
Fairytale of New York by Miranda Dickinson
The Girl With the Pearl Earrings by Tracy Chevalier
Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee
Guards! Guards! by Terry Pratchett
Hercule Poirot’s Christmas by Agatha Christie
I Heart New York by Lindsey Kelk
Miss Timmins School For Girls by Nayana Currimbhoy
Panic by Lauren Oliver
Under the Never Sky series by Veronica Rossi

Ask Again Later by Liz Czukas
Ignite Me by Tahereh Mafi
Insurgent by Veronica Roth
The Last Little Blue Envelope by Maureen Johnson
Maybe One Day by Melissa Kantor
Say What You Will by Cammie McGovern
Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
Ten Things We Did (and Probably Shouldn’t Have) by Sarah Mlynowski
Tiger Lily by Jodi Lynn Anderson
Where I Belong by Gwendolyn Heasley
Wings by Aprilynne Pike 

Harper Perennial
Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay
I Must Say by Martin Short
One Big Damn Puzzler by John Harding
Reconstructing Amelia by Kimberly McCreight

Katherine Tegen Books
Allegiant by Veronica Roth
Divergent by Veronica Roth
School of Charm by Lisa Ann Scott

Walden Pond Press
Codename Zero by Chris Rylander
The Real Boy by Anne Ursu

William Morrow
Insatiable by Meg Cabot
A Land More Kind Than Home by Wiley Cash
The Longest Trip Home by John Grogan

Hodder & Stoughton

One Day by David Nicholls 

Holiday House

Ivy and the Meanstalk by Dawn Lairamore

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

The Year of the Gadfly by Jennifer Miller
We the Animals 
by Justin Torres

Graceling by Kristin Cashore 

Harcourt Children’s
Dark Triumph by Robin LaFevers
The Last Dragonslayer by Jasper Fforde
The Song of the Quarkbeast by Jasper Fforde
Turn Left at the Cow by Lisa Bulalrd

Houghton Mifflin Books for Children
Independent Study by Joelle Charbonneau
The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau


Arcadia by Lauren Groff
The Demon King by Cinda Williams Chima
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart
Don’t Judge a Girl by Her Cover by Ally Carter
Generation Dead by Daniel Waters
The Naturals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
Only the Good Spy Young by Ally Carter
Playing With Fire by Bruce Hale
Time Between Us by Tamara Ireland Stone

Hyperion Books for Children
The House of Hades by Rick Riordan
The Mark of Athena by Rick Riordan
The Red Pyramid by Rick Riordan

Marvel Press
Black Widow: Forever Red by Margaret Stohl

Happy Accidents: My Gleeful Life by Jane Lynch 


Farrar, Straus and Giroux
Freedom  by Jonathan Franzen
The Marriage Plot by Jeffrey Eugenides 

Feiwel & Friends
Cinder by Marissa Meyer
Cress by Marissa Meyer
Scarlet by Marissa Meyer

Henry Holt and Co
Ruin and Rising by Leigh Bardugo
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo
Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo
Stories I Only Tell My Friends  by Rob Lowe
Texts from Jane Eyre by Mallory Ortberg

Glazed Murder by Jessica Beck
Still Life by Louise Penny

Wolf Hall by Hilary Mantel 

St Martin’s Griffin
All the Rage by Courtney Summers
Carry On by Rainbow Rowell
Deadly Little Sins by Kara Taylor
Evermore by Alyson Noel
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
Glow by Amy Kathleen Ryan
Lead by Kylie Scott
Lick by Kylie Scott
One for the Money by Janet Evanovich
Play by Kylie Scott
Prep School Confidential by Kara Taylor
Reckoning by Kerry Wilkinson
Wicked Little Secrets by Kara Taylor

St Martin’s Press
Blonde Ops by Charlotte Bennardo and Natalie Zaman
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
Gorgeous East by Robert Girardi
My True Love Gave to Me Edited by Stephanie Perkins
The Sisters by Nancy Jensen

I am Not a Serial Killer by Dan Wells
Mistborn Brandon Sanderson
Redshirts by John Scalzi
Tut: The Story of My Immortal Life by P.J. Hoover
The Walls of the Universe by Paul Melko


Life in Outer Space by Melissa Keil

Ms Marvel Volume 1: No Normal by G Willow Wilson and Adrian Alphona


Dauntless by Jack Campbell

Amy Einhorn Books
City of Women by David Gillham
The Gods of Gotham by Lyndsay Faye

Blue Rider Press
The Book of Jonas by Stephen Dau

DAW Books
The Name of the Wind by Patrick Rothfuss

Dial for Young Readers
The Ghosts of Tupelo Landing by Shelia Turnage
The Hidden Summer by Gin Phillips
I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson
Three Times Lucky by Shelia Turnage
Under the Egg by Laura Marz Fitzgerald

Confessions of a Jane Austen Addict by  Laurie Viera Rigler
Fall of Giants by Ken Follett

Dutton Books
Attachments by Rainbow Rowell
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
Lola and the Boy Next Door by Stephanie Perkins 

Dutton Juvenile
Just One Day by Gayle Forman
Just One Year by Gayle Forman
Where She Went by Gayle Forman

Dutton for Young Readers
Crossed by Ally Condie
Reached by Ally Condie

NAL Trade
The Haunting of Maddy Clare by Simone St. James

Nancy Paulsen Book
Brown Girl Dreaming by Jacqueline Woodson

The Eyre Affair by Jasper Fforde
The Facility by Simon Lelic
Modern Romance by Aziz Ansari

Penguin Young Readers
What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen 

Philomel Books
Between Shades of Grey by Ruta Sepetys
Out of the Easy by Ruta Sepetys
Proxy by Alex London

Juno’s Daughters by Lisa Saffran
Velva Jean Learns to Drive by Jennifer Niven

Malled by Caitlin Kelly 

Puffin Books
The BFG by Roald Dahl

Putnam Adult
The Professionals by Owen Laukkanen

Putnam Juvenile
Everything Breaks by Vicki Grace
The Grimm Legacy by Polly Shulman
Legend by Marie Lu
The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson
Nickel Bay Nick by Dean Pitchford
The Rose Society by Marie Lu
Saving Baby Doe by Danette Vigilante
Scan by Walter Jury and S. E. Fine
What the Moon Said by Gayle Rosengren
The Young Elites by Marie Lu

A Million Suns by Beth Revis
The Creature Department by Robert Paul Weston
Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes
The Fantastic Family Whipple by Matthew Ward
Rebel Spring by Morgan Rhodes
Shades of Earth by Beth Revis
Tsarina by J Nelle Patrick

The Man Without a Face by Masha Gessen

Roc Books
Storm Front by Jim Butcher 

Bewitched, Bothered and Biscotti by Bailey Cates
Carrie by Stephen King 

Viking Adult
Argo by Antonio Mendez
A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
From the Memoirs of a Non-Enemy Combatant by Alex Gilvarry
In the Woods by Tana French

Viking Juvenile
Blind by Rachel DeWoskin
The Glass Sentence by S.E. Grove
Half Bad by Sally Green
I Was Here by Gayle Forman
The Impossible Knife of Memory by  Laurie Halse Anderson
A Mad, Wicked Folly by Sharon Biggs Weller
The Moon and More by Sarah Dessen
Pretty Monsters by Kelly Link
Saint Anything by Sarah Dessen
Starbird Murphy and the World Outside by Karen Finneyfrock
Tales of the Madman Underground by John Barnes
Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

Viking Press
The Magicians by Lev Grossman

Prometheus Books

The Blade Itself by Joe Abercrombie

Random House

Ballantine Books
Boys and Girls Together by William Goldman
The Language of Flowers by Vanessa Diffenbaugh
Someday, Someday, Maybe by Lauren Graham  

Bantam Books
Clash of Kings by George R R Martin
A Feast for Crows by Geroge R R Martin
A Game of Thrones  by George R R Martin
A Storm of Swords by George R R Martin 

Broadway Books
The Women Who Fell From the Sky by Jennifer  Steil 

Gone Girl by Gillian Flynn
My Lucky Life In and Out of Show Business by Dick  Van Dyke
Perfect Fifths by Megan McCafferty
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

Delacorte Press
Don’t Even Think About It by Sarah Mlynowski
Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley
We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

Dial Press
Fire by Kristin Cashore
Sapphique by Catherine Fisher
Vaclav and Lena by Haley Tanner 

At Home by Bill Bryson
Calico Joe by John Grisham
The Dressmaker by Kate Alcott
Ford County by John Grisham
Hide & Seek by James Patterson
The Malice of Fortune by Michael Ennis
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern

Harmony Books
Brunette Ambition by Lea Michele

In the Unlikely Event by Judy Blume
Single, Carefree, Mellow by Katherine Heiny

Knopf’s Books for Young Readers
Boy Meets Boy by David Levithan
Dash & Lily’s Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn & David Levithan
Every Day by David Levithan
Every You, Every Me by David Levithan
The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan
Wonder by R. J. Palacio

Random House Books for Children
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello’s Library by Chris Grabenstein

Random House Publishing
The Age of Miracles by Karen Thompson Walker
Behind the Beautiful Forevers by Katherine Boo
A Partial History of Lost Causes by Jennifer Dubois
Lots of Candles, Plenty of Cake by Anna Quindlen
A Thousand Pardons by Jonathan Dee
Unbroken by Laura Hillenbrand

Running Press

Running Press Kids
The Secret Side of Empty by Maria Andreu
Starry-Eyed: 16 Stories that Steal the Spotlight edited by Ted Michael and Josh Pultz
Summer on the Short Bus by Bethany Crandell


Arthur A. Levine Books
The Great Greene Heist by Varian Johnson

Drama by Raina Telgemeier

Better Off Friends by Elizabeth Eulberg
The Lonely Hearts Club by Elizabeth Eulberg
Prom and Prejudice  by Elizabeth Eulberg
Revenge of the Girl with a Great Personality by Elizabeth Eulberg
Take a Bow by Elizabeth Eulberg
We Can Work It Out by Elizabeth Eulberg

Scholastic Inc
Floors by Patrick Carman
The Invention of Hugo Cabret by Brian Selznick
Pie by Sarah Weeks
The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater
13 Gifts by Wendy Mass 

Scholastic Press
Family Tree #1: Better to Wish by Ann M. Martin
The Hypnotists: Book 1 by Gordon Korman
The Iron Trial by Holly Black and Cassandra Clare


Future Flash by Kita Helmetag Murdock
Pandemic by Yvonne Ventresca

Simon & Schuster 

Atria Books
The GQ Candidate by Keli Goff
Triangles by Ellen Hopkins

Gallery Book
Love Anthony by Lisa Genova

Margaret K. McElderry Books
Blood Red Road by Moira Young
City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare
City of Bones
by Cassandra Clare
City of Fallen Angels by Cassandra Clare
City of Glass by Cassandra Clare
City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra Clare
City of Lost Souls by Cassandra Clare
Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare
Clockwork Prince by Cassandra Clare
Clockwork Princess by Cassandra Clare
Doll Bones by Holly Black
The Gospel of Winter by Brendan Kiely

MTV Books
Love Story by Jennifer Echols

11/22/63 by Stephen King
Bed by David Whitehouse
The Dark Tower by Stephen King
Under the Dome by Stephen King

Simon & Schuster
Drop Dead Healthy by A. J. Jacobs
Hello, Goodbye, Hello by Craig Brown
Steve Jobs by Walter Isaacson
The Twelve Rooms fo the Nile by Enid Shomer
The Wind Through the Keyhole by Stephen King

Simon & Schuster for Children
The Case of the Time Capsule Bandit by Octavia Spencer
Furious Jones and the Assassin’s Secret by Tim Kehoe

Simon Pulse
Crash by Lisa McMann
Pathfinder by Orson Scott Card
The Summer of Firsts and Lasts by Terra Elan McVoy
Year of Mistaken Discoveries by Eileen Cook

The Constant Princess by Philippa Gregory
Hyperbole and a Half by Allie Brosh
The Secret Diary of Lizzie Bennett by Bernie Su and Kate Rorick
Swimming at Night by Lucy Clarke

Washington Square Press
Skipping a Beat by Sarah Pekkanen 

Soho Press

Soho Teen
More Happy Than Not by Adam Silvera


Sourcebooks Jabberwocky
Rose by Holly Webb
Rose and the Lost Princess by Holly Webb

Boys Like You by Juliana Stone
The Firebird by Susanna Kearsley
The Winter Sea by Susanna Kearsley

The Wind in the Willows by Kenneth Grahame 

Workman Publishing

Anton and Cecil: Cats at Sea by Lisa and Valerie Martin
Tell Me Again How a Crush Should Feel by Sara Farizan

Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers
Peril at End House by Agatha Christie 

W. W. Norton Company

Cultures of War: Pearl Harbor/Hiroshima/9-11/Iraq by John W Dower
The Illicit Happiness of Other People 
by Manu Joseph

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