Teen Book Horoscope: Capricorn

Welcome to your teen book horoscope. In this blog series, I look at the current zodiac sign and suggest books based on the traits and characteristics assigned to that sign.

This month we look at Capricorn, the zodiac sign for people born December 22 - January 20.



Character Traits:

Practical, rule follower, loves family and tradition, persistent, realistic, hard worker, knows what they want and goes for it, sly sense of humor, enjoys learning new things and being around beautiful things.

Whether you’re a Capricorn or can just relate to these traits, these teen books might appeal to the goat in you.

You Asked for Perfect

Stoic, straight-A student Ariel is shaken to the core when he fails one of his math quizzes and enlists the help of an attractive tutor. Just like a Capricorn, Ariel finds himself stressed out and lost when his perfect, practical world starts to crumble.

An Ember in the Ashes

This action-packed fantasy follows two rebel spies Laia and Elias as they fight against an unjust and controlling Empire that has kidnapped Laia’s older brother. Capricorns will relate to Laia’s love of family and determination to save him.

Screen Queens

Three tech-savvy high school girls will do whatever it takes to win the country's most prestigious tech competition, even if the male-dominated contest is out to stop them. The girl’s persistence, discipline and drive to learn new skills will keep Capricorns reading.


After being recruited for the track team at his middle school, Ghost makes a deal with the coach to stop getting into trouble at school and in his neighborhood. If Ghost doesn’t embrace the Capricorn traits of following rules and believing in himself, he’ll be kicked off the team.