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Young Adult Books

Young-adult books (often abbreviated as YA) is fiction written for adolescents and young adults. The vast majority of YA stories portray an adolescent as the protagonist, rather than an adult or a child, but span the entire spectrum of fiction genres. From fantasy and contemporary, to thrillers and romance. We have Young Adult specialists in our stores, who love to give the best reading tips or order books for you that might not be in stock. You can also order Young Adult books online and pick them up in the bookstore in Haarlem or The Hague, or have them send to your home. Get inspired on our Young Adult Books page and find the newest and bestselling books in the genre.

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The dazzling finale of the international bestselling series: The Mirror Visitor. As the walls of mistrust that stood between them lay in ruins, Ophelia and Thorn fall in love. More united than ever they arrive at the Deviations Observatory. Here, behind an apparently benign facade, is a laboratory where terrifying, cruel experiments are conducted. Will the lovers discover the truth they've been searching for, and will they be able to bring balance back to the world of the Arcs?
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On September 5, a little after midnight, Death-Cast calls Mateo Torrez and Rufus Emeterio to give them some bad news: They’re going to die today. Mateo and Rufus are total strangers, but, for different reasons, they’re both looking to make a new friend on their End Day. The good news: There’s an app for that. It’s called the Last Friend, and through it, Rufus and Mateo are about to meet up for one last great adventure—to live a lifetime in a single day.

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