The end of the school year always brings about a time of reflection—what were the highlights? What are we absolutely looking forward to taking a break from? What series are we going to binge read this summer?! In the spirit of end-of-year reflections, we teamed up with Barnes & Noble to present our newest class of yearbook superlative nominees!
Now, every book nominated has something totally epic that they’re bringing to the table. That’s why, if you head to your local Barnes & Noble, you can find all the books below on their respective display. If you do, make sure to snap a pic and tag us! We love seeing you spot us in the wild.
But, you know, in the real spirit of yearbook contention, we want to know who you really think deserves to take home the gold. So scroll down and vote for which book nominated for each superlative below deserves the win, and see how your favorites stack up!
YA Superlatives for Best in Class
WHICH BOOK IS MOST LIKELY TO TOP YOUR TBR?
Find the books in each category!
- The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
- The Hazel Wood by Melissa Albert
- Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
- Everless by Sara Holland
- Damsel by Elana K. Arnold
- Mirage by Somaiya Daud
- The Gentleman’s Guide to Vice and Virtue by Mackenzi Lee
- The Way You Make Me Feel by Maurene Goo
- The Field Guide to the North American Teenager by Ben Philippe
- My Lady Jane by Cynthia Hand, Brodi Ashton, & Jodi Meadows
- The Strange Fascinations of Noah Hypnotik by David Arnold
- Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
- Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli
- To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han
- Opposite of Always by Justin A. Reynolds
- What If It’s Us by Becky Albertalli & Adam Silvera
- Top Ten by Katie Cotugno
- The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead
Most Likely to Succeed
- Puddin’ by Julie Murphy
- Truly Devious by Maureen Johnson
- On the Come Up by Angie Thomas
- When Dimple Met Rishi by Sandhya Menon
- Warcross by Marie Lu
- Jane, Unlimited by Kristin Cashore