Young Adult novels

A lot of these YA novels came out just recently, so I have some catching up to do! I’m not a regular reader of YA, but I want to keep up on fat-positive lit, regardless of genre.

  • Everything Beautiful by Simmone Howell (recommended)
  • Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy (highly recommended; must read)
  • Fat Angie by e.E. Charlton-Trujillo (highly recommended; must read)
  • Knit One, Girl Two by Shira Glassman
  • The Summer of Jodi Perez by Amy Spalding
  • Gabi, A Girl in Pieces by Isabel Quintero
  • The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things by Carolyn Mackler
  • Undead Girl Gang by Lily Anderson
  • If the Dress Fits by Carla de Guzman
  • Puddin’ by Julie Murphy
  • Guardian of the Dead by Karen Healey
  • Vintage Veronica by Erica S. Perl
  • Piecing Me Together by Renee Watson
  • Leah on the Offbeat by Becky Albertalli
  • Fat Girl on a Plane by Kelly deVos
  • To Be Honest by Maggie Ann Martin
  • The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli