Having trouble picking a good book for the summer? Relax and let the diligent Cafe Book readers help you out! 450 students from eight middle schools across
These teens work hard to carefully select their choices, and we hope you enjoy reading them!
The Top Picks:
Chosen One by Carol Lynch Williams
In a polygamous cult in the desert, Kyra, not yet fourteen, sees being chosen to be the seventh wife of her uncle as just punishment for having read books and kissed a boy, in violation of Prophet Childs' teachings, and is torn between facing her fate and running away from all that she knows and loves.
Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
In a future North America, where the rulers of Panem maintain control through an annual televised survival competition pitting young people from each of the twelve districts against one another, sixteen-year-old Katniss's skills are put to the test when she voluntarily takes her younger sister's place.
Other Top Picks:
Cabinet of Wonders by Marie Rutkoski
Comet's Curse by Dom Testa
Eon: Dragoneye Reborn by Alison Goodman
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
Messed Up by Janet Nichols Lynch
Somebody by Nancy Springer
The Tomorrow Code by Brian Falkner