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Rachel Cohn


Rachel Cohn

Rachel Cohn is the author of THE STEPS, the first book about Annabel and Lucy, which School Library Journal called "laugh-out-loud funny." She has also written the teen novels GINGERBREAD and its sequels, SHRIMP and CUPCAKE, as well as POP PRINCESS. Although she is step free, Rachel does have two wonderful half sisters. She lives in Manhattan.

Rachel Cohn

Books by Rachel Cohn

by Rachel Cohn - Contemporary Fiction, Family, Fiction, Love & Romance, Travel, Young Adult 13+

On her sixteenth birthday, foster-kid-out-of-water Elle Zoellner discovers that her long-lost father, Kenji Takahara, is a Japanese hotel mogul who wants her to come live with him in Tokyo. It seems like a dream come true. Until she meets her enigmatic father, her way-too-fab aunt and her hyper-critical grandmother, who seems to wish Elle didn't exist. In an effort to please her new family, Elle falls in with the Ex-Brats. But when she starts to crush on a boy named Ryuu, who's frozen out by the Brats and despised by her new family, her already tenuous living situation just might implode.

by Rachel Cohn - Dating, Family, Fiction, Friendship, Young Adult 14+

This is it. Graduation. And Vic Navarro is throwing the most epic party Rancho Soldado has ever seen. She's going to pull off the most memorable good-bye ever for her best friends, give Happies --- the kitschy restaurant that is her desert town's claim to fame --- a proper send-off into bankruptcy, and oh yes, hook up with her delicious crush, Jake Zavala-Kim. She only needs to keep the whole thing a secret so that her archnemesis, Miss Ann Thrope, Rancho Soldado's nightmare Town Councilwoman and high school Economics teacher, doesn't get Vic tossed in jail. 

by David Levithan and Rachel Cohn - Family, Fiction, Gay & Lesbian, Romance, Young Adult 14+
Siblings Sam and Ilsa Kehlmann have spent most of their high school years throwing parties for their friends --- and now they've prepared their final blowout, just before graduation. The rules are simple: each twin gets to invite three guests, and the other twin doesn't know who's coming until the partiers show up at the door. With Sam and Ilsa, the sibling revelry is always tempered with a large dose of sibling rivalry, and tonight is no exception. One night. One apartment. Eight people. What could possibly go wrong? 
by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan - Fiction, Holiday, Romance, Young Adult 12+

Dash and Lily have had a tough year since readers first watched the couple fall in love. Lily’s beloved grandfather suffered a heart attack, and his difficult road to recovery has taken a major toll on her typically sunny disposition. With only 12 days left until Christmas --- Lily’s favorite time of the year --- Dash, Lily’s brother Langston, and their closest friends take Manhattan by storm to help Lily recapture the holiday magic of New York City in December. Told in alternating chapters, THE TWELVE DAYS OF DASH & LILY reunites two beloved characters and is bound to be a Christmas favorite, season after season.

by Rachel Cohn - Fantasy, Romance, Science Fiction, Young Adult 13+

Elysia is a Beta, an experimental model of a teenage clone created in a laboratory. She knows she is soulless and cannot feel, yet overpowering sensations cloud Elysia's mind. If anyone discovers that she isn't the unfeeling clone she must pretend to be, she will suffer a fate too terrible to imagine.

by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan - Fiction

When Lily gets tired of looking for the right guy, she leaves a notebook full of challenges on her favorite bookstore shelf and waits for someone to come along and accept its dares. But is Dash really the right guy, or are he and Lily only destined to swap their dreams and desires? Can they possibly connect with each other in person, or will they be a comic mismatch of disastrous proportions?

by Rachel Cohn - Fiction

Veronica "Very" LeFreak is just like any other college freshman. Except she goes to an Ivy League school and her GPA is dropping because she would rather major in party planning than anything on Columbia's academic roster. She is also obsessed with her iPod, iPhone, computer, video games, and just about anything else that needs a battery or a plug to run. She's in for an intervention --- big time.

by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan - Fiction

Naomi and Ely are best friends. Naomi loves and is in love with Ely. Ely loves Naomi but prefers to be in love with boys. So they create their "No Kiss List" of people neither of them is allowed to kiss. This works fine --- up to a point.

by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan - Fiction

This he said/she said romance told by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan is a sexy, funny roller coaster of a story about one date over one very long night. Two teenagers, both recovering from broken hearts, are just trying to figure out who they want to be --- and where the next great band is playing.