YA Book Lists: Teen Angels

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Halo series by Alexandra Adornetto / YP FIC ADORNETT

When three angels are sent to Earth to do good, Bethany, the youngest and least experienced, finds herself attracted to a human boy, and the others fear she will not be strong enough to fight evil unless the power of love can help her.

Series order: Halo, Hades

Kissed by an Angel series by Elizabeth Chandler / YP FIC CHANDLER

Ivy is so devastated when her boyfriend Tristan is killed that it destroys her faith in angels, which prevents Tristan, now her guardian angel, from helping her as she is targeted by his killer.

Series order: Kissed by an Angel, The Power of Love, Soulmates, Evercrossed

Personal Demons series by Lisa Desrochers / YP FIC DESROCHE

Frannie Cavanaugh has the gift of Sway or love and Luc Cain is sent by Hell to capture her soul by getting her to sin, and, although Frannie finds herself at-tracted to Luc, the angel Gabriel steps in to claim her soul for Heaven.

Series order: Personal Demons, Original Sin

Hush, Hush series by Becca Fitzpatrick / YP FIC FITZPATR

High school sophomore Nora has always been very cautious in her relationships, but when Patch, who has a dark side she can sense, enrolls at her school, she is mysteriously and strongly drawn to him, despite warnings from her best friend, the school counselor, and her own instincts.

Series order: Hush, Hush, Crescendo, Silence

Fallen series by Lauren Kate / YP FIC KATE

Suspected in the death of her boy-friend, 17-year-old Luce is sent to a Savannah, Ga., reform school where she meets two intriguing boys and learns the truth about the strange shadows that have always haunted her.

Series order: Fallen, Torment, Passion

Meridian series by Amber Kizer / YP FIC KIZER

On her 16th birthday, Meridian is whisked off to her great-aunt's home in Revelation, Colo., where she learns that she is a Fenestra, the half-human, half-angel link between the living and the dead, and must learn to help human souls to the afterlife before the dark forces reach them.

Series order: Meridian, Wildcat Fireflies

Mercy, Unbound by Kim Antieau / YP FIC ANTIEAU

Believing she has wings and is an angel on earth, Mercy decides to stop eating due to her adamant view that angels don't need food, but when she is forced to go to an eating disorder clinic, Mercy begins to see things in a new light.

The Angel Factory by Terence Blacker / YP FIC BLACKER

Spurred on by his best friend, 12-year-old Thomas uncovers two major family secrets: that he was adopted, and that his perfect-seeming family is part of an other-worldly organization.

Evil? by Timothy Carter / YP FIC CARTER

Stuart Bradley, a gay teenager living in a con-servative Christian town in Ontario, Canada, dabbles in several forbidden activities, and when word gets out, he and some other teens face grave danger from the fallen angels that are inciting hatred and extremism in the community.

A Touch Mortal by Leah Clifford / YP FIC CLIFFORD

Eden, once a lonely human who lost her heart to a fallen angel and now trapped between Heaven and Hell, discovers that her Touch can strip away the morals and logic of mortals, but may also be able to provide Siders like herself with release.

A Beautiful Dark by Jocelyn Davies / YP FIC DAVIES

When Skye, who lives with her aunt in Boulder, Colorado, turns seventeen and is suddenly pursued by two boys who are polar opposites, secrets of her true identity — and destiny — begin to emerge.

Angel in Vegas: The Chronicles of Noah Sark by Norma Howe / YP FIC HOWE

A demoted guardian angel whose previous "assignment" was Princess Diana now finds himself enjoying the oddball diversions of Las Vegas in the body of a teenage boy, with a teenage girl as his newest charge.

Mercy by Rebecca Lim / YP FIC LIM

Mercy, an angel, wakes up again and again in different bodies, trying to earn her way back into heaven while being hunted for a crime she did not commit.

Angel by Cliff McNish / YP FIC MCNISH

An unlikely friend-ship develops between 14-year-old Stephanie, an angel-obsessed social outcast, and Freya, a popular student whose visions of angels sent her to a mental institution and who is now seeing a dark angel at every turn.

Angelfire series by Cortney Allison Moulton / YP FIC MOULTON

A 17-year-old girl discovers she has the reincarnated soul of an ancient warrior destined to battle the reapers — monstrous creatures who devour humans and send their souls to Hell.

Series order: Angelfire, Wings of the Wicked

Unearthly by Cynthia Neely / YP FIC NEELY

Sixteen-year-old Clara Gardner's purpose as an angel-blood begins to manifest itself, forcing her family to pull up stakes and move to Jackson, Wyo., where she learns that danger and heartbreak come with her powers.

Coffehouse Angel by Suzanne Selfors / YP FIC SELFORS

Sixteen-year-old Katrina's kindness to a man she finds sleeping behind her grandmother's coffeehouse leads to a strange reward as Malcolm, who is actually a teenage guardian angel, insists on rewarding her by granting her deepest wish.

Eternal by Cynthia Leitich Smith / YP FIC SMITH

When Miranda's guardian angel Zachary recklessly saves her from falling into an open grave and dying, the result is that she turns into a vampire and he is left to try to reinstate his reputation by finally doing the right thing. (No. 2 in the Tantalize series.)

Kindred by Tammar Stein / YP FIC STEIN

Spiritual warfare breaks out when the Archangel Raphael and the Devil deliver assignments to 18-year-old fraternal twins Miriam and Moses.

Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor / YP FIC TAYLOR

Seventeen-year-old Karou, a lovely, enigmatic art student in a Prague boarding school, carries a sketchbook of hideous, frightening monsters — the chimaerae who form the only family she has ever known.