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Young Adult 2 with the 3-headed Sass Monster

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Well hello there! Today we have a big ol' list of book recommendations for fans of Young Adult and New Adult titles. Adam is joined by his good friends (and avid readers) Christina, Andrea and Sydney who share their recent reads and chat about the mass appeal of Young Adult and New Adult titles. You can find every title they mention below or by visiting https://www.overdrive.com/collections/9320/the-professional-book-nerds-podcast-reading-list.

Reading Recommendations:

99 Days by Katie Cotugno

A Thousand Pieces of You by Claudia Gray

The Man in the High Castle

American Girls by Alison Umminger

The Here and Now by Ann Brashares

Rebel Magisters by Shanna Swendson

Revenge and the Wild by Michelle Modesto

Even When You Lie to Me by Jessica Alcott

A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro

Grave Mercy by Robin LaFevers

The Paper Princess by M. C. Beaton

The Dead House by Dawn Kurtagich

Pivot Point by Kasie West

Lion Heart by A. C. Gaughen

The Square Root of Summer by Harriet Reuter Hapgood

House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski

The Beauty of Darkness by Mary E. Pearson

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