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Rules by Cynthia Lord

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Rules Author: Cynthia Lord Published By: Scholastic Press (2006) Synopsis: Twelve-year-old Catherine just wants a normal life. Which is near impossible when you have a brother with autism and a family that revolves around his disability. She’s spent years trying to teach David…

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Banished by Teresa Gaskins

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Banished Author: Teresa Gaskins Published By: Tabletop Academy Press (2012) Synopsis: Who Stole the Magic Shard? Crown Prince Tyler raised his hands. The crowd fell silent at once. “I have made my decision,” the prince announced. “From this moment forward: Christopher Fredrico…

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Uglies by Scott Westerfield

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Uglies (Uglies, #1) Author: Scott Westerfield Published By: Simon Pulse (2005) Synopsis:  Tally is about to turn sixteen, and she can’t wait. In just a few weeks she’ll have the operation that will turn her from a repellent ugly into a stunning…

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Birthmarked by Caragh O’Brien

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Birthmarked (Birthmarked, #1) Author: Caragh O’Brien Published By: Roaring Brook Press (2010) Synopsis: In the future, in a world baked dry by the harsh sun, there are those who live inside the walled Enclave and those, like sixteen-year-old Gaia Stone, who live outside. Following in…

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The Sky Inside by Clare B. Dunkle

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: The Sky Inside Author: Clare B. Dunkle Published By: Atheneum Books for Young Readers (2008) Synopsis: Martin lives in a perfect world. Every year a new generation of genetically-engineered children is shipped out to meet their parents. Every spring the residents of his…

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Finding Ruby Starling by Karen Rivers

** This post contains affiliate links for your convenience.** Title: Finding Ruby Starling Author: Karen Rivers Published By: Arthur A. Levine Books (2014) Synopsis: When Ruth, age 12, finds pictures of herself online—except her in different places, wearing different things—she begins to search and finds out that this person is a British girl…

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