Fantasy Love Stories
The Immortals Series by Alyson Noel – psychic ability and mystery
Since the car accident that claimed the lives of her family, sixteen-year-old Ever can see auras and hear people’s thoughts, and she goes out of her way to hide from other people until she meets Damen, another psychic teenager who is hiding even more mysteries.
Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia – doomed love
In a small South Carolina town, where it seems little has changed since the Civil War, sixteen-year-old Ethan is powerfully drawn to Lena, a new classmate with whom he shares a psychic connection and whose family hides a dark secret that may be revealed on her sixteenth birthday.
Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater – supernatural romance
In all the years she has watched the wolves in the woods behind her house, Grace has been particularly drawn to an unusual yellow-eyed wolf who, in his turn, has been watching her with increasing intensity.
Fallen by Lauren Kate – a new book a lot of people are comparing to Twilight
Suspected in the death of her boyfriend, seventeen-year-old Luce is sent to a Savannah, Georgia, reform school where she meets two intriguing boys and learns the truth about the strange shadows that have always haunted her.
Realistic Fiction Love Stories
The Truth About Forever by Sarah Dessen – A true story of falling in love, even when life is tough. If you read one book by Dessen, you will definitely read another.
The summer following her father’s death, Macy plans to work at the library and wait for her brainy boyfriend to return from camp, but instead she goes to work at a catering business where she makes new friends and finally faces her grief.
Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn – an all night adventure written from alternating points of view
High school student Nick O’Leary, member of a rock band, meets college-bound Norah Silverberg and asks her to be his girlfriend for five minutes in order to avoid his ex-sweetheart.
Jessica Darling Series by Megan McCafferty – sharp and sarcastic
Jessica Darling is a sharp and sarcastic 16 year old, who might be falling for the mysterious, loner Marcus Flutie.
20 Boy Summer by Sarah Ockler – a tear jerker for sure
While on vacation in California, sixteen-year-old best friends Anna and Frankie conspire to find a boy for Anna’s first kiss, but Anna harbors a painful secret that threatens their lighthearted plan and their friendship.
What My Mother Doesn’t Know by Sonya Sones – written in unique verse format
Sophie describes her relationships with a series of boys as she searches for Mr. Right.