If you like Books About High School

Antisocial by Jillian Blake

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Enjoying your school year so far? Read these school-related titles dealing with teen drama, teen sorrows, and even, teen horror.
 

Antisocial by Jillian Blake
One by one, students' phones are hacked at Alexandria Prep. What was thought to be a joke escalates quickly as private information and secrets are revealed, leaving everyone exposed, and Anna Soler on the hunt for the hacker. (catalog summary)


​Chloe Snow's Diary: Confessions of A High School Disaster by Emma Chastain



Chloe Snow's Diary: Confessions of A High School Disaster by Emma Chastain

Chloe Snow chronicles a year in her high school life, sharing the highs and lows of family, friendship, school, and love. (catalog summary)

 

 



​Exit, Pursued by A Bear by E.K. Johnston

Exit, Pursued by A Bear by E.K. Johnston

At cheerleading camp, Hermione is drugged and raped, but she is not sure whether it was one of her teammates or a boy on another team—and in the aftermath she has to deal with the rumors in her small Ontario town, the often awkward reaction of her classmates, the rejection of her boyfriend, the discovery that her best friend, Polly, is gay, and above all the need to remember what happened so that the guilty boy can be brought to justice. (catalog summary)


 



​High School Horror: Teen Frankenstein by Chandler Baker


High School Horror: Teen Frankenstein by Chandler Baker

When science prodigy Tori Frankenstein accidentally kills a teen boy in a midnight car accident, there's only one thing for her to do—use her science project to bring him back to life. (catalog summary)




 



​Kill All Happies by Rachel Cohn


Kill All Happies by Rachel Cohn

In this romantic, contemporary suburban odyssey, Victoria Navarro has one night to throw the ultimate graduation party, say goodbye to lifelong friends, and make sure her long-time crush never forgets her. (catalog summary)



 



Noteworthy by Riley Redgate


Noteworthy by Riley Redgate

After learning that her deep voice is keeping her from being cast in plays at her exclusive performing arts school, Jordan Sun, junior, auditions for an all-male octet hoping for a chance to perform internationally. (catalog summary)



 



One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus


One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus

When the creator of a high school gossip app mysteriously dies in front of four high-profile students, all four become suspects. It's up to them to solve the case. (catalog summary)



 



Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson


Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson

Tired of being singled out at her mostly-white private school as someone who needs support, high school junior Jade would rather participate in the school's amazing Study Abroad program than joining Women to Women, a mentorship program for at-risk girls. (catalog summary)


 



Posted by John David Anderson


Posted by John David Anderson

When cell phones are banned at their school, students start communicating through sticky notes left all over the school, triggering a wave of bullying activities in the wake of a new girl's arrival. (catalog summary)



 



This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp


This Is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp

Minutes after the principal of Opportunity High School in Alabama finishes her speech welcoming the student body to a new semester, they discover that the auditorium doors will not open and someone starts shooting as four teens, each with a personal reason to fear the shooter, tell the tale from separate perspectives. (catalog summary)


 



​The Serpent King: A Novel by Jeff Zentner


The Serpent King: A Novel by Jeff Zentner

The son of a Pentecostal preacher faces his personal demons as he and his two outcast friends try to make it through their senior year of high school in rural Forrestville, Tennessee without letting the small-town culture destroy their creative spirits and sense of self. (catalog summary)


 



Who's That Girl by Blair Thornburgh

Who's That Girl by Blair Thornburgh

Junior Nattie McCullough is totally OK with her place in life: Latin whiz. Member of the school's gay-straight alliance. Joni Mitchell superfan. Seventeen year-old who has never been kissed. So when last summer's crush and her former classmate—Young Lungs lead singer Sebastian Delacroix—comes back to town with his new hit single "Natalie," she can't bring herself to believe it could possibly be about her...could it? (catalog summary)