Emma Carbone is a librarian in Brooklyn. She has been blogging about books since 2007 at Miss Print. When she isn’t reading, you can find her baking, crocheting, or exploring local museums.
17 entries by Emma Carbone
Edited by Bryan Thomas Schmidt and Henry Herz
This inventive collection conjures the Nobel winner’s younger days.
By Barry Lyga
A clever though largely unsatisfying meta tale.
By Chaz Hayden
A teen confronts ableism — and seeks reinvention — at his new school.
By Charlene Thomas
Gridiron fame obscures the sinister side of an elite high school.
By Jessica S. Olson
A young artist must hide her resurrective gifts or risk exposure — or worse.
By Claire McFall
A newly dead teen falls for the strange young man guiding her to the afterlife.
By A.R. Capetta
An agender teen’s delicious Breakup Brownies accidentally work too well.
By Lisabeth Posthuma
A likable, “almost Normal” teen finds camaraderie in a 1990s video store.
By Caroline O’Donoghue
Did a mysterious tarot card prompt the disappearance of an Irish teen’s former friend?
By Laura Amy Schlitz
The gods direct the action in this story-in-verse about two very different children thrown together in ancient Greece.
By Hannah Abigail Clarke
This smart, feminist Halloween tale would make a great read any time of year.
By Samantha Mabry
Four sisters — three living, one dead — struggle to resist the men who repeatedly fail them.
By Elizabeth Acevedo
A strong, independent teenage mom learns to ask for help when she needs it.
By Maureen Johnson
There’s murder afoot at a quirky New England boarding school.
By Karen Rivers
A wish to change everything comes true, in terrible fashion.
By Nova Ren Suma
Inside a mysterious Manhattan boardinghouse, a flawed teen learns to embrace her truth.
By Adele Griffin
The late 1980s come to life in this detail-rich tale of a teenager’s journey of self-discovery.