Turtles All the Way Down by John Green. Hits: Friendship, Mental Illness, Mystery. Aza tries to keep herself grounded while battling obsessive patterns in her life. Intelligent, witty characters, and a gripping read.
Odd and True by Cat Winters. The Hits: Historical Fiction, Mystery, Family. Sisters Od and Tru are living in the early 1900s. The story unfolds as Od tells about their past in alternating chapters with Tru, who tells the present. Fast pace read with great insight in the life for women in the early 1900s.
New Year’s resolutions for teens: Staying off your phone at bedtime, write thank you notes, read a different book genre, create a fitness goal.