6.I Was Here by Gayle FormanBuy it from Amazon
I Was Here is Gayle Forman at her finest, a taut, emotional, and ultimately redemptive story about redefining the meaning of family and finding a way to move forward even in the face of unspeakable loss.
7.The Last Time We Say Goodbye by Cynthia HandBuy it from Amazon
This is one of the most gut-wrenching books we’ve ever read. It is raw and emotional and delicately and exquisitely explores loss and grief. Since her brother, Tyler, committed suicide, Lex has been trying to keep her grief locked away, and to forget about what happened that night. But as she starts putting her life, her family, and her friendships back together, Lex is haunted by a secret she hasn’t told anyone—a text Tyler sent, that could have changed everything.
8.The Girl at Midnightby Melissa GreyBuy it from Amazon
We have been waiting for a new series to satisfy the hole the Daughter of Smoke and Bone series has left us and this is the series to do it.
9.More Happy Than Not by Adam SilveraBuy it from Amazon
Part Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, part Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, Adam Silvera’s extraordinary debut novel offers a unique confrontation of race, class and sexuality during one charged near-future summer in the Bronx.
10.The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly BlackBuy it from Amazon
Holly Black is the mast[ress] of blending worlds of reality and magic, and in her latest, you will not be disappointed. Hazel lives in a town where humans and faeries coexist – but not always peacefully. Amid betrayal, deception, and a new love, it is up to her to stop the fae, especially since no one else knows how dangerous they are.