Teen Book Horoscope: Scorpio

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 Scorpio, the zodiac sign for people born October 23 - November 23.



Character Traits:

Intense, brave, loyal and protective to loved ones, curious, likes a mystery, drawn to a debate, persistent and enjoys authentic people.

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

The Raven Boys

This dark magical realism series is full of Scorpio characteristics. Four very close friends must be brave, loyal and persistent to find the mysterious ley lines that live in their hometown. The heart of this book is the passionate friendship between the complicated and intriguing characters.

I'm Not Dying With You Tonight

Two high school girls, one white and one Black, must work together to make it home safe after a riot breaks out at their school. Told in alternating perspectives, this intense book delves into the tough issues of race and class which will appeal to Scorpio’s love of deep, meaningful discussions.

Descendant of the Crane

Princess Hesina's father has been killed. Using the Scorpio characteristics of determination, faithfulness and devotion, Hesina will stop at nothing to get revenge. This twisty fantasy-mystery is sure to satisfy the Scorpio detective.

Boy 21

Finley and Russ come from very different backgrounds but find friendship in their shared passion for basketball. Scorpios will be drawn to the authentic dialogue, characters and situations portrayed in this complex coming of age story.