By Gayle Forman (YA Fore)
In an attempt to understand why her best friend committed suicide, eighteen-year-old Cody Reynolds retraces her dead friend's footsteps and makes some startling discoveries. Lexile: HL680L, F&P: Z, HS
By Todd Strasser (YA Stra)
Madison, a senior at a suburban New York high school, tries to uncover who is responsible for the disappearance of her friends, popular students mentioned in the posts of an anonymous blogger, while she, herself, is being stalked online and in-person.
Lexile: HL650L, F&P: N/A, HS
By John Corey Whaley (YA Whal)
Seventeen-year-old Cullen's summer in Lily, Arkansas, is marked by his cousin's death by overdose, an alleged spotting of a woodpecker thought to be extinct, failed romances, and his younger brother's sudden disappearance.
Lexile: 960L, F&P: N/A, HS
By Gail Giles (YA Gile)
After his younger brother commits suicide, Kyle Kirby decides to exact revenge on the person he holds responsible.
Lexile: 520L, F&P: Z+, HS
By Lauren Oliver (YA Oliv)
Two sisters are inexorably altered by a terrible accident, a missing nine-year-old girl, and the shocking connection between them.
Lexile: 890L, F&P: N/A, HS
By Gretchen McNeil (YA McNe)
Ten teens head to a house party at a remote island mansion off the Washington coast . . . only for them to picked off by a killer one by one. A modern take on Agatha Christie’s And Then There Was None.
Lexile: HL640L, F&P: N/A, HS
By John Feinstein (YA Fein)
Two teenaged aspiring journalists who are dating solve a mystery at the 2012 Olympic Games, while one simultaneously competes for a gold medal in swimming.
Lexile: 820L, F&P: X, MS
By Mary Downing Hahn (YA Hahn)
Narrated from several different perspectives, tells the story of the 1956 murder of two teenaged girls in suburban Baltimore, Maryland.
Lexile: HL700L, F&P: N/A, MS/HS
By David Levithan (YA Levi)
Evan is haunted by the loss of his best friend, but when mysterious photographs start appearing, he begins to fall apart as he starts to wonder if she has returned, seeking vengeance.
Lexile: HL440L, F&P: N/A MS/HS
By Amanda Panitch (YA Pani)
Julia Vann has a new identity after being forced to leave town because of her twin brother's terrible crime. Julia is the only survivor but she can't remember what happened--at least, that's what she tells the police.
Lexile: HL680L, F&P: X, HS
By James Patterson (YA Patt)
Tandy Angel is, along with her brothers, a suspect in their parents' murder but having grown up under Malcolm and Maud Angel's perfectionist demands, Tandy decides she must clear the family name no matter what.
Lexile: HL770L, F&P: N/A, MS/HS
By Laura Ruby (YA Ruby)
Eighteen-year-old Finn, an outsider in his quiet Midwestern town, is the only witness to the abduction of town favorite Roza, but his inability to distinguish between faces makes it difficult for him to help with the investigation, and subjects him to more ridicule and bullying.
Lexile: 810L, F&P: N/A, HS
By Carol Plum-Ucci (YA Plum)
Torey Adams, a high school junior with a seemingly perfect life, struggles with doubts and questions surrounding the mysterious disappearance of the class outcast.
Lexile: 720L, F&P: Z, MS/HS
By Anna Carey (YA Care)
A teenage girl wakes up on the Los Angeles subway tracks with no memory of who she is or how she got there. One thing she does know is that people are trying to kill her, and she must race to uncover her past and outwit her hunters before it's too late.
Lexile: N/A, F&P: N/A, HS