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    15 YA Novels To Watch Out For This Spring

    The birds will chirp, the flowers will blossom, and these are the YA books you should be reading in the park.

    1. The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender by Leslye Walton

    2. The Haven by Carol Lynch Williams

    3. Great by Sara Benincasa

    4. The Chance You Won't Return by Annie Cardi

    5. Love Letters to the Dead by Ava Dellaira

    6. The Vigilante Poets of Selwyn Academy by Kate Hattemer

    7. What We Hide by Marthe Jocelyn

    8. She Is Not Invisible by Marcus Sedgwick

    9. Dreams of Gods & Monsters by Laini Taylor

    10. Noggin by John Corey Whaley

    11. The Museum of Intangible Things by Wendy Wunder

    12. Guy in Real Life by Steve Brezenoff

    13. We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

    14. Since You've Been Gone by Morgan Matson

    15. We Are the Goldens by Dana Reinhardt


    Chelsey Philpot teaches writing at Boston University. She has written for the New York Times, Boston Globe, Slate, and numerous other publications. Her first YA novel, Even in Paradise, will be published September 2014. Follow her on Twitter.