As an avid reader of fiction (and an author who one day hopes to make the list) I LOVE-LOVE-LOVE checking out the New York Times Best Seller list. So, here it is… The independently ranked top 10 YOUNG ADULT selections for Oct. 2019!
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#1 The Hate U Give
by Angie Thomas
A 16-year-old girl sees a police kill her friend.
#2 Five Feet Apart
by Rachael Lippincott
Stella and Will are in love, but they can’t get within five feet of each other.
#3 Children of Blood and Bone
by Tomi Adeyemi
Zelie fights to restore magic to the land of Orisha.
#4 American Royals
by Katharine McGee
George Washington is crowned king instead of president and centuries later, The House of Washington still sits on the throne.
#5 Frankly In Love
by David Yoon
Frank fakes falling in love in order to fall in love for real.
#6 One of Us is Lying
by Karen M. McManus
For five students, a detour into detention ends in murder.
#7 On The Come Up
by Angie Thomas
Bri strives to become a hip-hop star despite numerous obstacles.
#8 Permanent Record
by Mary H. K. Choi
A chance encounter between a college dropout and a pop star turns into a budding romance.
#9 LOKI: Where Mischief Lies
by Mackenzi Lee
Loki is sent to Earth to investigate a string of murders that used Asgardian magic.
#10 With the Fire on High
by Elizabeth Acevedo
Emoni juggles school, work and motherhood while pursuing her dream of becoming a chef.
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