Fiction > Teen/Young Adult > Friendship

Jaime Adoff 

The Death of Jayson Porter

Jimi and Me

Adwoa Badoe

Between Sisters

Derrick Barnes 

The Making of Dr. Trulove

Keisha Bell 

Emerging Free

Reshonda Tate Billingsley

Caught Up in the Drama (Good Girlz) #4

Getting Even (Good Girlz) #5

Friends ‘til the End (Good Girlz) #6 

Drama Queens (Good Girlz) #8

B.A. Binns

Die Trying and Other Stories

Being God(Farrington Tales) #2

Minority Of One (Farrington Tales) #3

Philana Marie Boles


Simone Bryant 



A.J. Byrd

Chasing Romeo

Losing Romeo

50 Cent


Cassandra Carter 

16 Isn’t Always Sweet

Danita Carter

Peer Pleasure: A Novel

Nikki Carter

All the Wrong Moves (Fab Life) #2

Get Over It (Fab Life) #6

It Is What It Is (So For Real) #2

It’s All Good (So For Real) #3

The Break-up Diaries

Veronica Chambers

Amigas #1: Fifteen Candles 

Amigas #2: Lights, Camera, Quince!

Amigas #3:  She’s Got Game

Amigas #4: Playing for Keeps

Amigas #5: A Formal Affair

Amigas #6: Point Me to Tomorrow


Paula Chase

So Not the Drama (Del Rio Bay Clique) #1

Don’t Get It Twisted (Del Rio Bay Clique) #2

That’s What’s Up! (Del Rio Bay Clique) #3

Who You Wit’? (Del Rio Bay Clique) #4

Flipping the Script (Del Rio Bay Clique) #5 

Dhonielle Clayton

Tiny Pretty Things

Brandy Colbert


Evelyn Coleman 

Born in Sin 

Angela Content


Deborah J. Copeland

The Kids at Latimar High

Cecil R. Cross II

First Semester

Next Semester

Christopher Paul Curtis

Bucking the Sarge

Dana Davidson

Jason & Kyra


Tanita S. Davis 

A la Carte

L. Divine 

Second Chance (Drama High #1)

The Fight (Drama High #2)

Jayd’s Legacy (Drama High #3)

Frenemies (Drama High #4) 

Lady J (Drama High #5)

Courtin’ Jayd: (Drama High #6)

Hustlin’ (Drama High #7)

Keep It Movin’: (Drama High #8)

Holidaze (Drama High #9)

Culture Clash (Drama High #10)

Cold as Ice (Drama High #11)

Pushin’: (Drama High #12)

The Meltdown (Drama High #13)

So, So Hood (Drama High #14)

Street Soldiers (Drama High #15)

Celise Downs

Dance Jam Productions

Secrets And Kisses

Sharon M. Draper 

Tears of a Tiger (The Hazelwood Trilogy, #1)

Forged by Fire (The Hazelwood Trilogy, #2) 

Romiette and Julio

Double Dutch

The Battle of Jericho (The Jericho Trilogy #1)

November Blues (The Jericho Trilogy #2)

Just Another Hero (The Jericho Trilogy #3)

Phillip Thomas Duck

Dirty Jersey

Sharon Flake

Who Am I Without Him?

Money Hungry #1

Begging for Change #2


Nina Foxx

Craig Laurance Gidney


Lamar Giles


Shelia Goss

The Ultimate Test (The Lip Gloss Chronicles #1)

Splitsville: The Lip Gloss Chronicles #2)

Paper Thin (Lip Gloss Chronicles #3)

Secrets Untold (The Lip Gloss Chronicles #4)

Christopher Grant 


Nikki Grimes

Bronx Masquerade

D. Guilford

The Edification Of Sonya Crane

Rosa Guy

The Friends


Edith Jackson

The Disappearance #1

New Guys Around the Block #2

The Music of Summer

Sonia Hayes

Ms. Thang (The ATL Girlz #1)

Urban Goddess (The Atl Girlz #2)

Eye Candy (The Atl Girlz #3)

Tonya Hegamin


Lorri Hewett

Lives of Our Own


Coming of Age

Ernest Hill 

Satisfied with Nothin’: A Novel

Crystal Hubbard

IQ High

Alive and Unharmed

Beverly Jenkins 


Angela Johnson

The First Part Last

Certain October

R.M. Johnson 

Stacie & Cole

Varian Johnson

My Life as a Rhombus

Traci L. Jones

Finding My Place

Dream Jordan 

Hot Girl

Bad Boy

Kelli London

Charly’s Epic Fiascos #1

Reality Check (Charly’s Epic Fiascos #2)

Uptown Dreams

Boyfriend Season #1

Cali Boys (Boyfriend Season #2)

Janet McDonald

Chill Wind #1

Spellbound #2

Twists and Turns #3

Brother Hood #1

Harlem Hustle #2

Monica McKayhan

Indigo Summer (Indigo Novel #1)

Trouble Follows (Indigo Novel #2)

The Pact (Indigo Novel #3)

Jaded (Indigo Novel #4)

Deal With It (Indigo Novel #5)

Step Up (Indigo Novel #6)

Fredrick McKissack Jr.

Shooting Star


Beacon Hills High

Stephanie Perry Moore

Make Something of It (Sharp Sisters #1)

Wes Moore

This Way Home

Walter Dean Myers

Fallen Angels

The Beast

Autobiography of My Dead Brother

Darius and Twig

Harlem Summer

The Mouse Rap

Mojo and the Russians 

Celeste O. Norfleet

Getting Played (Kimani TRU #1 )

Pushing Pause (Kimani Tru #2)

Fast Forward (Kimani Tru #3)

Download Drama (Harlequin Kimani TRU #4 ) 

Nnedi Okorafor-Mbachu

Zahrah the Windseeker

Daniel José Older


Connie Rose Porter

Imani All Mine

Sarah Raughley
Feather Bound 

Kimberly Reid

Guys, Lies & Alibis (Langdon Prep #4)

Sweet 16 to Life (Langdon Prep #3)

Creeping with the Enemy (Langdon Prep #2)

My Own Worst Frenemy (Langdon Prep Novels #1)

Jason Reynolds

When I Was the Greatest

Carla Sarratt 

Just Be

Nyomi Scott

Gettin’ Hooked (Kimani TRU)

Earl Sewell

If I Were Your Boyfriend (Kimani TRU)

Charles R. Smith


Sherri L. Smith


Martha Southgate

Another Way to Dance

Nia Stephens

Boy Shopping #1

Like This and Like That (Boy Shopping #2)

Get More (Boy Shopping #3)

Jacquelin Thomas

Simply Divine 2006 #1

Divine Confidential #2 (The Divine Series #2)

Divine Secrets (The Divine Series #3)

Divine Match-Up (The Divine Series #4)

It’s a Curl Thing (Divine & Friends #1)

Split Ends (Divine and Friends #2)

Dawn Turner Trice

Only Twice I’ve Wished for Heaven 

Renee Watson 

This side of Home

Valerie Wilson Wesley

Where Do I Go from Here?

Brenda Wilkinson


Ludell’s New York Time

Ludell and Willie

Lori Aurelia Williams 

When Kambia Elaine Flew in from Neptune

Shayla’s Double Brown Baby Blues

Tia Williams

It Chicks (It Chicks #1)

Sixteen Candles (It Chicks Novel #2)

Rita Williams-Garcia


No Laughter Here

Like Sisters on the Homefront

John Darryl Winston

IA: Initiate

Brenda Woods

Emako Blue

Jacqueline Woodson

The Dear One

I Hadn’t Meant to Tell You This #1

Lena #2