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Romance April 2014

One or Two Things I Learned About Love by Dyan Sheldon

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New In April 2014

What I Thought Was True by Huntley Fitzpatrick
"17-year-old Gwen Castle is a working-class girl determined to escape her small island town, but when rich-kid Cass Somers, with whom she has a complicated romantic history, shows up, she's forced to reassess her feelings about her loving, complex family, her lifelong best friends, her wealthy employer, the place she lives, and the boy she can't admit she loves."--Provided by publisher.

New in March 2014

One of Two Things I Learned About Love by Dyan Sheldon
When Hildy meets the perfect boy, all goes well until he demands more of her time and she learns that relationships can be complicated.

Better Off Friends by Elizabeth Eulberg
Macallan and Levi are best friends from the first day they meet in seventh grade, but over the years their close friendship keeps interfering with their dating life because everyone else regards them as a couple.

New in December 2013

Crash Into You by Katie McGarry
Hiding secrets from her family that expects her to be perfect, Rachel Young falls in love with Isaiah Walker, a foster youth who hides his own secrets until their shared love for street racing puts their lives in jeopardy.

New in October 2013

The Infinite Moment of Us by Lauren Myracle
As high school graduation nears, Wren Gray is surprised to connect with gentle Charlie Parker, a boy with a troubled past who has loved her for years, while she considers displeasing her parents for the first time and changing the plans for her future.
 

New in August 2013

The Book of Broken Hearts by Sarah Ockler
Jude has learned a lot from her older sisters, but the most important thing is this: The Vargas brothers are notorious heartbreakers.  But as Jude begins to fall for Emilio Vargas, she begins to wonder if her sisters were wrong.

If You Could Be Mine by Sara Farizan
In Iran, where homosexuality is punishable by death, seventeen-year-olds Sahar and Nasrin love each other in secret until Nasrin's parents announce their daughter's arranged marriage and Sahar proposes a drastic solution.

How (Not) to Find a Boyfriend by Allyson Valentine
When varsity cheerleader Nora falls for brilliant new student Adam, she struggles to  maintain her popularity while proving to Adam that she is actually a genius.

New in June 2013

Nantucket Blue by Leila Howland
Seventeen-year-old Cricket Thompson is planning on spending a romantic summer on Nantucket Island near her long time crush, Jay--but the death of her best friend's mother, and her own sudden intense attraction to her friend's brother Zach are making this summer complicated.

If He Had Been With Me by Laura Nowlin
A love story spanning the history of two teenagers' lives and all the moments when if one little thing had been different, their futures would have been together instead of apart.

Fifteenth Summer by Michelle Dalton
Fifteen-year-old Chelsea and her family are spending the summer at a cottage on the shore of Lake Michigan where Chelsea meets and falls for Josh--the cute and shy employee at the new bookstore in town.

Dare You To by Katie McGarry
When the town's golden boy asks out the new Skater girl on a dare, a real romance is the last thing on his radar.
 

New in May 2013

The Year of Luminous Love by Lurlene McDaniel
Three eighteen-year-old girls from Tennessee rely on their close friendship as they face serious problems before they start college, from parents' illnesses, to cancer, to loving the same cowboy.

This is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith
"Perfect strangers Graham Larkin and Ellie O'Neill meet online when Graham accidentally sends Ellie an e-mail about his pet pig, Wilbur. Ellie doesn't know Graham is a famous actor, and Graham doesn't know about the big secret in Ellie's family tree. When the relationship goes from online to in-person, they find out whether their relationship can be the real thing"--Provided by publisher.

The Moon and More by Sarah Dessen
During her last summer at home before leaving for college, Emaline begins a whirlwind romance with Theo, an assistant documentary filmmaker who is in town to make a movie."--Provided by publisher.

The Elite by Kiera Cass (Dystopian Romance)
"Sixteen-year-old America Singer is one of only six girls still competing in the Selection--but before she can fight to win Prince Maxon and the Illean crown, she must decide where her own heart truly lies"--Provided by publisher.

New in April 2013

Revel by Maurissa Guibord (paranormal romance)
"Looking for her grandmother, seventeen-year-old Delia goes to an isolated island in Maine and discovers a frightening and supernatural world where ancient Greek symbols adorn the buildings and secret ceremonies take place on the beach at night"--Provided by publisher.

New in March 2013

Salvation by Anne Osterlund
Salva, a popular boy from a Mexican immigrant family, and Beth, a shy, bookish girl, are an unlikely pair, but find support and strength in their relationship.

New in February 2013

My Super Sweet Sixteenth Century by Rachel Harris
Cat Crawford finds herself transported back to the sixteenth century, where she meets up with a cousin from her past and finds romance.

Kiss Me Again b y  Rachel Vail (Sequel to If We Kiss)
Having once shared a kiss with her best friend's boyfriend, Kevin, fourteen-year-old Charlie finds life even more awkward when their parents marry, making Kevin, still her crush, now her stepbrother.

Eleanor and Park by Rainbow Rowell 
"Set over the course of one school year in 1986, this is the story of two star-crossed misfits--smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try"-- Provided by publisher.

Feral Night by Cynthia Leitich Smith (Tantalize series--supernatural romance)
Tracking his sister to Austin only to discover that she is a key suspect in a murder case, werecat Yoshi embarks on a search for answers, while werepossum Clyde and Aimee pursue their own investigation in an effort to avenge the killing.
 

New in December 2012

Not Exactly a Love Story by Audrey Couloumbis
After his parents divorce, high school junior Vinnie Gold moves to Long Island with his mother and new stepfather and must negotiate a secret crush and a rather complicated connection with the popular girl next door.

Love and Other Perishable Items by Laura Buzo
A fifteen-year-old Australian girl gets her first job and first crush on her unattainable university-aged coworker, as both search for meaning in their lives.
 

New in October 2012

Time Between Us by Tamra Ireland Stone
In 1995 Evanston, Illinois, sixteen-year-old Anna's perfectly normal life is turned upside-down when she meets Bennett, whose ability to travel through space and time creates complications for them both.
 

New in September 2012

Every day by David Levithan
Every morning A wakes in a different person's body, in a different person's life, learning over the years to never get too attached, until he wakes up in the body of Justin and falls in love with Justin's girlfriend, Rhiannon.