Young adult

“The Magician’s Apprentice,” by Kate Banks

“The Kindling,” by Braden Bell

“Forget Me Not,” by Carolee Dean

“Blind Spot,” by Laura Ellen

“Death and the Girl Next Door,” by Darynda Jones

“Son,” by Lois Lowry

“Amber House,” by Kelly Moore

“Pandemonium,” by Lauren Oliver

“The Whispering House,” by Rebecca Wade

“Pizza, Love, and Other Stuff that Made Me Famous,” by Kathryn Williams

“Forensic Identification: Putting a Name and Face on Death,” by Elizabeth Murray

“The Worst Hard Time: The Untold Story of Those Who Survived the Great American Dust Bowl,” by Timothy Egan

 Children’s fiction

“Racing the Moon,” by Alan Armstrong

“Floors,” by Patrick Carman

“The Case of the Diamond Dog Collar,” by Martha Freeman

“Tuesdays at the Castle,” by Jessica George

“In a Glass Grimmly,” by Adam Gidwitz

“What Body Part is That?” by Andy Griffiths

“One Dead Spy,” by Nathan Hale

“Annie and Helen,” by Deborah Hopkinson

“One Year in Coal Harbor,” by Polly Horvath

“A Dog Called Homeless,” by Sarah Lean

“Operation Trinity,” by Clifford Riley

“Stella Batts: Pardon Me,” by Courtney Sheinmel

“Breaking Stalin’s Nose,” by Eugene Yelchin

Children’s non-fiction

“Here Come the Girls Scouts!: The Amazing All-True Story of Juliette” by Shana Corey

“‘Daisy’ Gordon Low and her Great Adventure,” by Shana Corey

“Island: A Story of the Galapagos,” by Jason Chin

“How Many Jelly Beans?” by Andrea Menotti

“Small and Tall Tales of Extinct Animals,” by Helene Rajcak

“Moonbird: A Year on the Wind with the Great Survivor B95,” by Phillip Hoose

“The Stourbridge Lion: America’s First Locomotive,” by Karl Zimmerman

“How Eskimos Keep Their Babies Warm: And Other Adventures in Parenting (from Argentina to Tanzania and Everywhere in Between),” by Mei-Ling Hopgood

“Big Bad Ironclad!: A Civil War Steamship Showdown,” by Nathan Hale

“Bill the Boy Wonder: The Secret Co-creator of Batman,” by Marc Nobleman

“Jean Laffite: The Story of Artist Henri Matisse,” by Marjorie Parker