Young Adult is a wide age range that covers a lot of developmental ground and life experience. Professional book reviews, as well as reading the book yourself, can help you choose the right books for your students, library, and classroom.
"Part historical fiction, part magical realism, and 100 percent adventure. Thirteen-year-old Mei reimagines the myths of Paul Bunyan as starring a Chinese heroine while she works in a Sierra Nevada logging camp in 1885."
"A reimagining of Little Women set in 1942, when the United States is suddenly embroiled in the second World War, this story, told from each March sister's point of view, is one of grief, love, and self-discovery."