City of Angels: Teen

Updated: December 10, 2020

Selected young adult books from the Los Angeles Public Library, in connection with a special exhibit at the Los Angeles Public Library, Central Library: "City of Angels: Portraits." The exhibit includes photographs by Gary Leonard and art work by Colette Miller, May 4th  - August 27th, 2017.


Book cover for Angel burn
Angel burn
Weatherly, Lee.
Call Number: YA

Book cover for Angelfall
Ee, Susan.
Call Number: YA

It's been six weeks since angels of the apocalypse descended to demolish the modern world. Street gangs rule the day while fear and superstition rule the night. When warrior angels fly away with a helpless little girl, her seventeen-year-old sister Penryn will do anything to get her back. Anything, including making a deal with an enemy angel. Raffe is a warrior who lies broken and wingless on the street. After eons of fighting his own battles, he finds himself being rescued from a desperate situation by a half-starved teenage girl. Traveling through a dark and twisted Northern California, they have only each other to rely on for survival. Together, they journey toward the angels' stronghold in San Francisco where she'll risk everything to rescue her sister and he'll put himself at the mercy of his greatest enemies for the chance to be made whole again. Penryn & the End of Days series, book 1.

Book cover for A beautiful dark
A beautiful dark
Davies, Jocelyn, 1983-
Call Number: YA

Book cover for Daughter of smoke and bone
Daughter of smoke and bone
Taylor, Laini.
Call Number: YA

Karou, a blue haired art student by day and the adopted daughter of a wish granting demon by night, finds her world turned upside down when she meets the beautiful but frightening angel, Akiva. On opposite sides of an ancient war, the two find themselves inexplicably drawn to each other. A fast paced and captivating first book in a series.

Book cover for Devine intervention
Devine intervention
Brockenbrough, Martha.
Call Number: YA

Book cover for Embrace
Shirvington, Jessica.
Call Number: YA

Book cover for Eternal
Smith, Cynthia Leitich.
Call Number: YA

Book cover for Fallen
Kate, Lauren.
Call Number: YA

Book cover for Hush, hush
Hush, hush
Fitzpatrick, Becca.
Call Number: YA

Book cover for Lailah.
Kelly, Nikki.
Call Number: YA

Book cover for A temptation of angels
A temptation of angels
Zink, Michelle.
Call Number: YA