Library Journal: Best Books 2012

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Library Journal offers a variety of best book lists.  The one I watch for is the Young Adult Literature for Adults list.  Here are the books on the 2012 Best Books: Young Adult Literature for Adults:


Ask the Passengers by A. S. King

Bomb: The Race to Build – and Steal- the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon by Steve Sheinkin

The Brides of Rollrock Island by Margo Lanagan


Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

The Diviners by Libba Bray

Dodger by Terry Pratchett


The Drowned Cities by Paolo Bacigalupi

Every Day by David Levithan


Moonbird: A Year on the Wind with the Great Survivor B95 by Phillip Hoose

Seraphina by Rachel Hartman