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Saturday, December 31, 2011

Favorite YA Novels of 2011

What were your favorite YA books released in 2011? Let me know in the comments below! Here are a few of mine:

The Waking: Spirits of the Noh by Thomas Randall
The Fallen: End of Days by Thomas E. Sniegoski
What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen
Doggirl by Robin Brande
Red Glove by Holly Black (second volume in the Curse Workers series)
The Running Dream by Wendelin Van Draanen
Jersey Tomatoes Are the Best by Maria Padian
The Big Crunch by Pete Hautman
Stay by Deb Caletti
My Not-So-Still Life by Liz Gallagher

Want even more recommendations? Visit my blog, Bildungsroman, for my entire Best Books of 2011 booklist.

Come back to the readergirlz blog tomorrow to see what books I can't wait to read in 2012!