Besides being a YA author, I'm also a reviewer at YA Books Central.
I've also been a panelist for the Cybils:
I've read close to 100 books so far this year. Most of them have been YA. For the past few years I've shared some of my favorite books on my LJ blog site. Remember this is all subjective. There's been tons of great books out there this year.
So far here's my picks:
And tomorrow at #4
I'll be counting down until I reveal my top YA pick of the year. I'll also list some honorable mentions plus 2012 books to look out for!
Check my LJ blog for more!