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If you like: The Fault in Our Stars
If you never wanted "The Fault in our Stars" to end, these funny, sad, romantic, and sometimes snarky books will keep you going!
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  Cover Art: Wintergirls Anderson, Laurie Halse
Wintergirls
Eighteen-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend's death from anorexia as she struggles with the same disorder.
278 p. 2009
  Cover Art: Me and Earl and the Dying Girl : a Novel Andrews, Jesse
Me and Earl and the Dying Girl : a Novel
Seventeen-year-old Greg has managed to become part of every social group at his Pittsburgh high school without having any friends, but his life changes when his mother forces him to befriend Rachel, a girl he once knew in Hebrew school who has leukemia.
295 p. 2012
  Cover Art: Th1rteen R3asons Why Asher, Jay
Th1rteen R3asons Why
When high school student Clay Jenkins receives a box in the mail containing thirteen cassette tapes recorded by his classmate Hannah, who committed suicide, he spends a bewildering and heartbreaking night crisscrossing their town, listening to Hannah's voice recounting the events leading up to her death.
288 p. 2008
  Cover Art: Zac and Mia Betts, A. J.
Zac and Mia
2014
  Cover Art: Going Bovine Bray, Libba
Going Bovine
Cameron Smith, a disaffected sixteen year-old who, after being diagnosed with Creutzfeld Jakob's (aka mad cow) disease, sets off on a road trip with a death-obsessed video gaming dwarf he meets in the hospital in an attempt to find a cure.
480 p. 2009
  Cover Art: Guy in Real Life Brezenoff, Steven
Guy in Real Life
Colliding on their bikes in the middle of the night, Lesh and Svetlana forge a bond despite their divergent interests while exploring the identities they assume in school, at home, and while participating in role-playing games.
386 pages 2014
  Cover Art: Someday this Pain Will be Useful to You Cameron, Peter
Someday this Pain Will be Useful to You
Eighteen-year-old James living in New York City with his older sister and divorced mother struggles to find a direction for his life.
229 p. 2007
  Cover Art: The Perks of Being a Wallflower Chbosky, Stephen
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Written in the form of letters to an anonymous "Dear Friend", shy and introspective Charlie, a high school freshman, documents his day-to-day thoughts and feelings of some of the many struggles faced in high school -- from how to make friends, the intensity of a crush, sexuality, a first romance, family tensions, and experimenting with drugs, to dealing with the recent suicide of his best friend.
213 p. 1999
  Cover Art: Dash & Lily's Book of Dares Cohn, Rachel
Dash & Lily's Book of Dares
Told in the alternating voices of Dash and Lily, two sixteen-year-olds carry on a wintry scavenger hunt at Christmas-time in New York, neither knowing quite what--or who--they will find.
260 p. 2010
  Cover Art: Deadline Crutcher, Chris.
Deadline
Given the medical diagnosis of one year to live, high school senior Ben Wolf decides to fulfill his greatest fantasies, ponders his life's purpose and legacy, and converses through dreams with a spiritual guide known as "Hey-Soos."
316 p. 2007
  Cover Art: Love Letters to the Dead : a Novel Dellaira, Ava
Love Letters to the Dead : a Novel
When Laurel starts writing letters to dead people for a school assignment, she begins to spill about her sister's mysterious death, her mother's departure from the family, her new friends, and her first love.
327 pages 2014
  Cover Art: Before I Die Downham, Jenny
Before I Die
A terminally ill teenaged girl makes and carries out a list of things to do before she dies.
326 p. 2007
  Cover Art: This Star Won't Go Out : the Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl Earl, Esther
This Star Won't Go Out : the Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl
A memoir told through the journals, letters, and stories of young cancer patient Esther Earl.
431 pages 2014
  Cover Art: Just One Day Forman, Gayle
Just One Day
Sparks fly when American good girl Allyson encounters laid-back Dutch actor Willem, so she follows him on a whirlwind trip to Paris, upending her life in just one day and prompting a year of self-discovery and the search for true love.
369 p. 2013
  Cover Art: If I Stay : a Novel Forman, Gayle.
If I Stay : a Novel
While in a coma following an automobile accident that killed her parents and younger brother, seventeen-year-old Mia, a gifted cellist, decides whether to live with her grief or join her family in death.
199 p. 2009
  Cover Art: The Half Life of Planets : a Novel Franklin, Emily
The Half Life of Planets : a Novel
An unlikely romance develops between a science-minded girl who is determined to reclaim her reputation and a boy with Asperger's Syndrome.
247 p. 2010
  Cover Art: Looking for Alaska : a Novel Green, John, 1977-
Looking for Alaska : a Novel
Sixteen-year-old Miles' first year at Culver Creek Preparatory School in Alabama includes good friends and great pranks, but is defined by the search for answers about life and death after a fatal car crash.
221 p. 2005
  Cover Art: The F- it List Halpern, Julie
The F- it List
After her father's accidental death, Alex refocuses on her family life only to learn that her friend, Becca, is dying of cancer, a situation that compels Alex to help Becca complete a bucket list.
247 pages 2013
  Cover Art: The Big Crunch Hautman, Pete
The Big Crunch
June is starting at her sixth school in four years when she meets Wes, who has just broken up with a girlfriend, and although they do not share an instant or intense connection, attraction turns to love and they wonder where it will lead.
280 p. 2011
  Cover Art: And We Stay Hubbard, Jenny
And We Stay
Sent to an Amherst, Massachusetts, boarding school after her ex-boyfriend shoots himself, seventeen-year-old Emily expresses herself through poetry as she relives their relationship, copes with her guilt, and begins to heal.
224 pages 2014
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