Abdel-Fattah, Randa. Does my head look big in this?
Anderson, Laurie Halse. Twisted.
Alder, Elizabeth. The King’s Shadow.
Asher, Jay. Thirteen reasons why.
Brooks, Martha. Being with Henry.
Cormier, Robert. The Chocolate war.
Giles, Gail. What happened to Cass McBride?
Langan, Paul. The Bully.
Mayfield, Sue. Drowning Anna.
Ryan, Darlene. Responsible.

Dating abuse:
Anderson, Laurie Halse. Speak.
Dessen, Sarah. Dreamland.
Flinn. Alexandra. Breathing underwater.
Hardy, Thomas. Tess of the d’Urbervilles.
Hopkins, Ellen. Tricks.
Jones, Patrick. Things change.
Lipsyte, Robert. Raiders night.
Schraff, Anne. Someone to love me.

Child abuse/ Family violence:
Adoff, Jamie. The death of Jayson Porter.
Butcher, Kristen. The trouble with Liberty.
Cart, Michael. My father’s scar.
Chaltas, Thalia. Because I am furniture.
Crutcher, Chris. Chinese handcuffs.
Draper, Sharon. Forged by fire.
Frank, E, R. America.
Hopkins, Ellen. Burned.
Hopkins, Ellen. Identical.
Jones, Patrick. Chasing tail lights.
Langan, John. Search for safety.

Mazer, Norma Fox. Silver.
McNamee, Graham. Hate you.
McCormick, Patricia. Sold.
Oates, Joyce Carol. Freaky green eyes.
Scott, Elizabeth. Living dead girl.
Voigt, Cynthia. When she hollers.
Walker, Alice. The color purple.
Werlin, Nancy. Rules of survival.
Alphin, Elaine Marie. Counterfeit son.

Corruption/Political power/Societal bullying
Antieau, Kim. Broken moon.
Bradbury, Ray. Fahrenheit 451.
Bradley, Marion Zimmer. Shadow matrix: a novel of Darkover.
Cashore, Kristin. Graceling.
Collins, Suzanne. Catching fire.
Collins, Suzanne. Hunger games.
Doctorow, Cory. Little brother.
Hawthorne, Nathaniel. Scarlet Letter.
Heller, Joseph. Catch 22.
Horowitz, Anthony. Point blank.
Huxley, Aldous. Brave new world.
Kesey, Ken. One flew over the cuckoo’s nest.
King, Stephen. Carrie.
Lewis, C. S. The horse and his boy.
Lewis, Sinclair. Elmer Gantry.
Lowry, Lois. The giver.
Lynch, Chris. Political timber.
Mardsen, John. Tomorrow when the war began.
Myers, Walter Dean. Outside shot.
Orczy, Baroness. Scarlet pimpernel.
Orwell, George. Animal farm.
Orwell. George. 1984.
Paton, Alan. Cry, the beloved country.
Plum-Ucci, Carol. Streams of babel.
Pullman—The golden compass.
Warren, Robert Penn. All the king’s men.

Ones I wasn’t familiar enough with to categorize:
The Innocent Man
Stealing Heaven
Good Girls
Boy Toy
Fade to Black
Schrefer—The School for Dangerous Girls
Sara’s Face
Running with Scissors
Naughts and Crosses
Gardner—The Red Necklace
Croggon—The Naming
Pierce The Darkangel trilogy
Rothfuss—The Name of the Wind
Farmer—The House of the Scorpion
Farmer—The Ear, the eye, the arm
Weiss, Laura—Such a Pretty Girl
Strasser, Todd—Boot Camp
Cormier—Rag and Bone Shop

Jennifer Bates
Librarian, Monticello High School
Charlottesville, VA

Posted to YALSABK 10/20/2009