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EBPL First Look

EBPL First Look program is a community service project by East Brunswick teens. Teens get an exclusive look at young adult books before they are released for publication. The books reviewed here have been read by teens and reviewed for the library. Check out these reviews to find your next favorite book! Then come back to add your own review!

For more info on how to participate on the EBPL First Look program, read the details here.


Dick Lehr

Sawkill Girls

Claire Legrand

The Fall of Innocence

Jenny Torres Sanchez

In the Sight of Stars

Gae Polisner


Lucy Christopher

What I Leave Behind

Alison McGhee

Orphan Monster Spy

Matt Killeen

Invisible Ghosts

Robyn Schneider

Furyborn (Empirium #1)

Claire Legrand

The Last Girl on Earth

Alexandra Blogier

Out of the Blue

Sophie Cameron

Neverworld Wake

Marisha Pessl


J.A. White

It Should Have Been You

Lynn Slaughter

Brightly Burning

Alexa Donne

We Are All That's Left

Carrie Arcos

Blood and Ink

Stephen Davies


Tillie Walden

The Blade and The Bird

Megan Bannen

Running Full Tilt

Michael Currinder

Picture Us in the Light

Kelly Loy Gilbert

The Takedown

Corrie Wang

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