Teen Book Horoscope: Taurus

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 Taurus, the zodiac sign for people born April 20 - May 20.



Character Traits:

Strong-willed, doesn't change their mind easily, deeply caring and an amazing friend, organized, loves comfort and luxury, trustworthy, hard worker, doesn't care about gossip, loyal and patient. 

Whether you’re a Taurus or can just relate to these traits, these teen books might appeal to the bull in you. This month all titles are in eBook format due to the closure of King County Library System library buildings in response to coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.

The Summer of Jordi Perez

Like many Taurus, Abby is a hardworking teen who enjoys all the luxuries in life including fashion and looking for the best burger in town. When she lands her dream internship at an upscale boutique she thinks her dreams have come true. Then Abby meets the other teen intern Jordi, falls in love, and realizes her life is now very complicated. A fun, light romance story for the caring Taurus heart.

Grim Lovelies

Anouk is a Beastie, an animal turned human by a witch, and like all Beasties she is tied to her creator for life. When Anouk's mistress is murdered she has three days to find the killer and stop herself from turning back into an animal. Taurus readers will love the richly detailed descriptions of Paris and the extravagant costumes in this action-packed fantasy.

The Missing Season

Every October in the small town of Pender kids go missing. Most people blame the Mumbler, a mythical creature that lurks in the nearby forest. Like a true Taurus, Clara doesn't pay attention to the gossip. When one of her schoolmates goes missing she uses her Taurus talents of determination and strong will to find the truth. A haunting, spooky mystery not for the faint of heart.

Not So Pure and Simple

Del has had a crush on Kiera since kindergarten and when she finally becomes single he uses his Taurus superpower of dedication and charm to win her heart. This is a funny, realistic, and unflinching look at love and sexuality.