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    The Best YA Books To Gift This Holiday Season, According To YA Authors

    Get a handle on your holiday shopping with the help of some fabulous YA authors!

    1. Jennifer Iacopelli, author of Break the Fall, recommends Snow in Love by Melissa de la Cruz, Aimee Friedman, Nic Stone, and Kasie West.

    2. Patrice Caldwell, editor of A Phoenix First Must Burn, recommends These Violent Delights by Chloe Gong.

    3. Kelly Quindlen, author of Late to the Party, recommends The Last True Poets of the Sea by Julia Drake.

    4. Dhonielle Clayton, author of The Belles, recommends Wayward Witch by Zoraida Córdova.

    5. Marieke Nijkamp, author of Even if We Break, recommends Elatsoe by Darcie Little Badger.

    6. Amparo Ortiz, author of Blazewrath Games, recommends Furia by Yamile Saied Méndez.

    7. Rachel Lynn Solomon, author of Today Tonight Tomorrow, recommends Rent a Boyfriend by Gloria Chao.

    8. Aiden Thomas, author of Cemetery Boys, recommends Blazewrath Games by Amparo Ortiz.

    9. Austin Siegemund-Broka and Emily Wibberley, authors of Time of Our Lives, recommend We Used to be Friends by Amy Spalding.

    10. Adi Alsaid, author of We Didn't Ask for This, recommends Salt Fat Acid Heat by Samin Nosrat.

    11. Erin Bowman, author of Contagion, recommends Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo.

    12. Eric Smith, author of Don't Read the Comments recommends The Sound of Stars by Alechia Dow.

    13. Laura Pohl, author of The Last 8, recommends Here the Whole Time by Vitor Martins.

    14. Liara Tamani, author of All the Things We Never Knew, recommends There Is No Long Distance Now: Very Short Stories by Naomi Shihab Nye.

    15. Anna Meriano, author of This is How We Fly, recommends Recommended For You by Laura Silverman.

    16. Julian Winters, author of The Summer of Everything, recommends You Should See Me in a Crown by Leah Johnson.

    17. Brigid Kemmerer, author of A Curse So Dark and Lonely, recommends An Ember in the Ashes by Sabaa Tahir.

    18. Rebecca Barrow, author of Interview with the Vixen, recommends The Lost Coast by Amy Rose Capetta.

    19. L.C Rosen, author of Camp, recommends I Hope You're Listening by Tom Ryan.

    20. Brandy Colbert, author of The Voting Booth, recommends The Black Kids by Christina Hammonds Reed.