September 24, 2017

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SPONSORED: Macmillan’s Adult Books for Teens

SPONSORED: The following adult titles are in-house favorites at Macmillan, and are perfectly appropriate and accessible to teens. Mix it up by giving them a taste of reading choices that they won’t find on the young adult shelves.

Mystery, Thriller, and Sci-Fi Debuts | Adult Books 4 Teens

Adult Books 4 Teens columnist Mark Flowers rounds up a group of debut novels that run the genre gamut—from meta cozy mysteries to survival fiction with threads of romance.

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SPONSORED: Adult Books for Teens from Macmillan

These adult titles are in-house favorites at Macmillan, and are perfectly accessible and appropriate for teens. Mix it up by giving them a taste of reading choices that they won’t find on the young adult shelves. NOTE: This content was sponsored and contributed by Macmillan.

The Debut: SLJTeen Talks with Heather Brittain Bergstrom, Author of ‘Steal the North’

Adult Books 4 Teens reviewer Diane Colson digs into Heather Brittain Bergstrom’s debut novel, Steal the North, rich in imagery from eastern Washington, Indian reservations, and Baptist fundamentalism. It’s a love story, not only for characters Reuben and Emmy but for anyone who finds themselves missing the place they once ran away from.

The Debut: Kiese Laymon on ‘Long Division’ | Adult Books for Teens

Kiese Laymon’s debut novel, Long Division, is about 14 year-old City Coldson, an outspoken, slightly chubby, black boy who is sent to stay with his grandmother in Mississippi. Readers will love Laymon’s frank, hilarious take on life in Mississippi in 2013, 1985, and 1964.