BookPeople is OPEN to the public in a limited capacity More information here!

Warning message

Mean Menu style requires jQuery library version 1.7 or higher, but you have opted to provide your own library. Please ensure you have the proper version of jQuery included. (note: this is not an error)

Ages 12 & Up

Return to Previous Page

Staff Pick Badge
Woven in Moonlight Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781624148019
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Page Street Kids - January 7th, 2020

"If you’re looking for a beautifully diverse, revolutionary novel, look no further than Woven in Moonlight by Isabel Ibanez. Woven in Moonlight was the perfect book to escape into during the pandemic because the story is wholly unique and the characters are ones you want to root for." – Natasha


Staff Pick Badge
The Rise and Fall of Charles Lindbergh Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780525646549
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Schwartz & Wade - February 11th, 2020

"The shocking story of how America's shiniest, most wholesome hero turned into an apologist for the Third Reich. Eerie parallels to our present time make Fleming's masterful portrait of this complicated man a compelling must-read." – Meghan


Staff Pick Badge
Clap When You Land Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062882769
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Quill Tree Books - May 5th, 2020

"Two sisters are dealing with the sudden death of their father and learning about his secrets. It is the perfect gift for anyone who has been struggling through this pandemic. Messy and hard, it will hold you close and bring you comfort." – Natasha


Staff Pick Badge
Raybearer Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781419739828
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Amulet Books - August 18th, 2020

Bound by blood to murder one she loves (who is also the Crown Prince), Tarisai takes drastic measures to suppress the venom in her veins in this epic fantasy filled with political intrigue and dazzling worldbuilding rooted in Nigerian folklore.


Staff Pick Badge
Furia Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781616209919
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Algonquin Young Readers - September 15th, 2020

Nicknamed Furia for her passion on the field, Camila yearns to play for a US team. She has the spark of greatness, but to catch her dream she needs to keep her eye on the ball in this fiery feminist ode to the importance of taking your shot.


Staff Pick Badge
Punching the Air Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9780062996480
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Balzer + Bray - September 1st, 2020

"Set in juvenile detention, readers dive into the story of wrongfully incarcerated Amal to learn what really happened. This devastating must-read from Ibi Zoboi and Yusef Salaam of the Exonerated Five absolutely SOARS. Unforgettable." – Eugenia


Staff Pick Badge
Stamped: Racism, Antiracism, and You: A Remix of the National Book Award-winning Stamped from the Beginning Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780316453691
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - March 10th, 2020

"Jason Reynolds conversationally remixes Ibram X. Kendi's Stamped: From The Beginning to explore the history that has shaped the fear, rage, and hopes of the present. This book makes the world make sense, and everyone should read it." – Tomoko


Staff Pick Badge
Exploring the Elements: A Complete Guide to the Periodic Table Cover Image
By Sara Gillingham (By (artist)), Isabel Thomas
$24.95
ISBN: 9781838662318
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Phaidon Press - November 18th, 2020

From the author of nonfiction bestseller Seeing Stars comes a beautifully composed exploration of the building blocks of our world. A fantastic reference (or unique coffee table book) for the scientifically minded of any age.


Staff Pick Badge
Miss Meteor Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9780062869913
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: HarperTeen - September 22nd, 2020

Former best friends Chicky Quintanilla and Lita Perez join forces to take over their small town's beauty pageant in this beautifully written charmer that will make you laugh, cry, and cheer! Perfect for any reader looking for a little bit of stardust.


Staff Pick Badge
Elatsoe Cover Image
By Darcie Little Badger, Rovina Cai (Illustrator)
$18.99
ISBN: 9781646140053
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Levine Querido - August 25th, 2020

Aspiring paranormal P.I. Ellie McBride's sensitive to the dead—just like her Lipan Apache forebears. So when her cousin's murdered, she's sure something unnatural's afoot in this crackling supernatural whodunnit!


Staff Pick Badge
Charming as a Verb Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9780062824141
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Balzer + Bray - October 13th, 2020

Henri's got being charming down to a science. But he'll need a truly perfect hustle to get into Columbia, impress a really cool girl, and fulfill big parental dreams in a witty romantic romp about what happens when expectations and ethics collide.


Staff Pick Badge
The Black Kids Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781534462724
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers - August 4th, 2020

From Ashley's affluent L.A. bubble, the Rodney King riots seem remote compared to prom and graduation—until events force her to re-examine what it means to be a Black kid in America in this highly relatable coming-of-age novel.


Staff Pick Badge
These Violent Delights Cover Image
$19.99
ISBN: 9781534457690
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Margaret K. McElderry Books - November 17th, 2020

Decadence and debauchery reign, ruthless gangs rule the streets, and a monster lurks in the shadows in this exquisitely detailed and wildly inventive reimagining of Romeo & Juliet set in 1920's Shanghai.


Staff Pick Badge
Cemetery Boys Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781250250469
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Swoon Reads - September 1st, 2020

Trans brujo Yadriel accepts a vengeance quest from a murdered classmate's ghost to prove to his transphobic family who he really is. A spellbinding debut that offers mystery, memorable characters, and the joyful spark of romance.


Staff Pick Badge
The Inheritance Games Cover Image
$17.99
ISBN: 9781368052405
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers - September 1st, 2020

When Avery inherits a fortune from a mysterious billionaire, it includes a mansion stuffed with codes, riddles, and seething, disinherited relatives. The only certainty is a lot of money's up for grabs in a twisty thriller perfect for fans of Knives Out.