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Nominate Your Favorite Books of 2013

In association with the Children’s Book Council (CBC) and Every Child a Reader (ECAR), Teenreads.com is giving you a very special opportunity to let your voices be heard by telling us your five favorite books of 2013. The five titles that receive the most votes will serve as the finalists for the CBC’s 2013 Teen Choice Book of the Year. Once the five finalists have been determined, we will tell you where you can go vote for them.

Book O'Lantern 2013

Teenreads.com is celebrating the season of ghouls and ghosts with our Fourth Annual Book O'Lantern Contest! Between now and Thursday, October 31st, teens can enter to win a bag perfect for trick-or-treating, filled with a few special sweet treats, plus some spooky reads that will help make the scariest season of them all last well beyond Halloween.

Five winners each will receive a selection of books from our list of featured titles, which includes the following:

- ASYLUM by Madeleine Roux
- CONFESSIONS: The Private School Murders by James Patterson and Maxine Paetro
- DEAD IS JUST A DREAM by Marlene Perez
- FIND ME by Romily Bernard
- GRIS GRIMLY'S FRANKENSTEIN by Mary Shelley and Gris Grimly
- PULL DOWN THE NIGHT by Nathan Kotecki
- ROGUE by Gina Damico
- Special Edition Harry Potter Paperback Box Set by J. K. Rowling and illustrated by Kazu Kibuishi
- THE COLDEST GIRL IN COLDTOWN by Holly Black
- THE GRAVEYARD BOOK by Neil Gaiman
- THE LAST APPRENTICE #12: I AM ALICE by Joseph Delaney
- UNNATURAL CREATURES: Stories Selected by Neil Gaiman

Holly Black, author of The Coldest Girl in Coldtown

Tana lives in a world where walled cities called Coldtowns exist. In them, quarantined monsters and humans mingle in a decadently bloody mix of predator and prey. The only problem is, once you pass through Coldtown's gates, you can never leave.