Jess

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A closeup of JessJess enjoys taking care of her plants, drinking bubble tea, and listening to all kinds of music.

Some of Jess's favorite books include:

  • People We Meet On Vacation by Emily Henry
  • Every Day by David Levithan
  • Iveliz Explains It All by Andrea Beatriz Arango
  • The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
  • Heartstopper Series by Alice Oseman
  • Recursion by Blake Crouch

 

 


 

People We Meet on Vacation By Emily Henry Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9781984806758
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (Subject to Availability)
Published: Berkley - May 11th, 2021

From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Book Lovers and Beach Read comes a sparkling novel that will leave you with the warm, hazy afterglow usually reserved for the best vacations.

Two best friends. Ten summer trips. One last chance to fall in love.


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Every Day By David Levithan Cover Image
$13.99
ISBN: 9780307931894
Availability: Usually Ships from Wholesaler in 1-5 Days
Published: Ember - September 10th, 2013

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR by Booklist • Kirkus Reviews


Iveliz Explains It All: (Newbery Honor Award Winner) By Andrea Beatriz Arango, Alyssa Bermudez (Illustrator) Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9780593563977
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Published: Random House Books for Young Readers - September 13th, 2022

NEWBERY HONOR AWARD WINNER • In this timely and moving novel in verse, a preteen girl navigates seventh grade while facing mental health challenges. A hopeful, poetic story about learning to advocate for the help and understanding you deserve.

"Powerful." —Lisa Fipps, Printz Honor-winning author of Starfish


The Perks of Being a Wallflower By Stephen Chbosky Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9781451696196
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Published: MTV Books - August 14th, 2012

“A timeless story for every young person who needs to understand that they are not alone.” —Judy Blume

“Once in a while, a novel comes along that becomes a generational touchstone. The Perks of Being a Wallflower is one of those books.” —R. J.


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Heartstopper #1: A Graphic Novel By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Alice Oseman, Alice Oseman (Illustrator)
$14.99
ISBN: 9781338617436
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (Subject to Availability)
Published: Graphix - May 5th, 2020

Boy meets boy. Boys become friends. Boys fall in love. A sweet and charming coming-of-age story that explores friendship, love, and coming out. This edition features beautiful two-color artwork.

Now streaming on Netflix!

Shy and softhearted Charlie Spring sits next to rugby player Nick Nelson in class one morning.


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Recursion: A Novel By Blake Crouch Cover Image
$18.00
ISBN: 9781524759797
Availability: On Our Shelves Now (Subject to Availability)
Published: Ballantine Books - March 10th, 2020

NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • From the bestselling author of Dark Matter and the Wayward Pines trilogy comes a relentless thriller about time, identity, and memory—his most mind-boggling, irresistible work to date, and the inspiration for Shondaland’s upcoming Netflix film.