Lucy is an executive assistant to co-CEOs of a publishing company. She absolutely hates her co-worker, Josh, who sits across from her and causes daily stress to her job. He is an uptight employee, which angers Lucy, as her approach to the job is with friendliness. They play games with each other to see who will come out on top and, as their dislike grows, a promotion becomes available to the best candidate. They start to spend more time together and Lucy comes to realise that she doesn't hate Josh as much as she once did.
Humbert Humbert, a European man in his thirties, moves to live with the Haze family that consists of mother Charlotte and daughter Dolores. Humbert falls in love with Dolores, whom he nicknames Lolita, and marries Charlotte to become sinisterly closer to Lolita. Humbert's obsession with Lolita is shown to be disastrous for everyone involved.
The Sky is Everywhere follows Lennie Walker, a seventeen-year-old girl who has recently lost her older sister Bailey. She struggles with the grief that comes with the death of a sibling. A clarinet player for school, a silent poet and lasagne maker for her local deli, Lennie fights off those around her to cope with her loss.
When Sydney is cheated on by her boyfriend of 2 years, she must find a way to fix her broken life. She moves out of her apartment and into Ridge's, who is an attractive musician, and starts making music with him. There are forces that keep them from expressing their feelings for each other.
When a body is found with various parts of six people stitched together like a 'ragdoll', detectives William (Wolf) Fawkes and Emily Baxter are assigned to solve the case. Wolf's past working for a separate trial is linked to this case, and his ex-wife Andrea is working as a reportor when she receives a list of names and dates that the killer plans on taking as their next targets. Wolf and Emily must determine a way to save the people on the list from being murdered in the future, and find out who is responsible.
Done Dirt Cheap is centred around the friendship of two young girls at the beginning of adulthood. Tourmaline and Virginia come together with manipulative intentions, but become friends quickly during the summer. Tourmaline's father is part of the Wardens, a motorcycle club, which is what most of plot is focused around.
I'll Give You the Sun follows Noah and Jude. They are twins who have been very close to each other growing up, but when several life-changing events occur, they are driven apart and no longer as tight as they once were.
My True Love Gave to Me is a collection of 12 short stories by various young adult authors and is edited by Stephanie Perkins.
In Lying About Last Summer, Skye spends a week at a bereavement camp one year after her sister dies. Skye encounters many diverse people, and participates in various camp-related activities. The novel occasionally switches between the past and the present, and the readers learn more about what happened when Skye's sister died.
The Dressmaker follows Tilly, a dressmaker, who returns to her small, tight-knit country town of Dungatar, where she grew up when she was younger. She reunites with her mother – otherwise known as 'Mad Molly' – and stays to look after her.