Adolescence is a whirlwind, and so are these top 10 young adult titles of 2023, which are dizzyingly exciting and powerful. Packed with both action and moments of reflection, they’ll stop your heart and make you laugh out loud, maybe even at the same time.
H.E. Edgmon’s action-packed and thoughtful novel plunges readers into the epic and emotionally charged world of reincarnated gods who must deal with not only eons of enmity but also life in teenage bodies.
Gone Wolf examines the ways in which both the COVID-19 pandemic and slavery’s ongoing legacy impact Black youth while also celebrating storytelling’s ability to heal and bring us together. There is nothing quite like it.