2020 is finally nearing its end, and we’re all heaving a collective sigh of relief! But just because the year didn’t exactly go to plan doesn’t mean there weren’t a few good things to come out of it. And on the other hand, quarantine definitely made us appreciate the songs, movies, TV shows, and books that saved us from mind-numbing boredom all that much more. Here’s YEM’s 2020 Top 5 List to look back on the best YA content this year had to offer.
Looking for adventure, magic, and brotherly conflict? You’d better check out the Infinity Son book series!
2.One of Us Is Next
A YA thriller full of twists and turns and nerve-wracking suspense is hard to come by. That’s we were grateful to have One of Us Is Next bring us to the edge of nervous anticipation in 2020.
3.The Lost Book of the White
Love Shadowhunters? Devastated you won’t see the romance between Magnus and Alec Blossom? Look no further than The Lost Book of the White.
Dear Justyce continues a series that takes a hard look at the juvenile justice system in America. It’s a worthwhile read with a powerful, captivating message.
5.The Hand on the Wall
Another addition to the Truly Devious series is The Hand on the Wall. The series protagonist Stevie Bell returns to solve the mystery of Ellingham Academy and delivers the thrills and wit we seek from this sharp-witted story.