Books for grades 9-12

  Being Jazz: My Life as a (Transgender) Teen by Jazz Jennings

  Burn Baby Burn by Meg Medina

  Every Falling Star: The True Story of How I Survived and Escaped North Korea by Sungju Lee

  Exit, Pursued by a Bear by E.K. Johnston

  Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse

  Heartless by Marissa Meyer

  Just Listen: A Novel by Sarah Dessen

  March. Book Three by John Lewis

  The Queen of Blood by Sarah Beth Durst

  Sachiko: A Nagasaki Bomb Survivor's Story by Caren Barzelay Stelson

  Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune by Pamela S. Turner

  Scythe by Neal Shusterman

  The Serpent King by Jeff Zentner

  The Smell of Other People's Houses by Bonnie Sue Hitchcock

  The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

  Symptoms of Being Human by Jeff Garvin

  This is Where it Ends by Marieke Nijkamp

  Watched by Marina Tamar Budhos

  When We Collided by Emery Lord

  Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk