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Solo Alexander                                                                      Nick Norah Cohn 

 neon star Solo by Kwame Alexander (2017)  neon star Nick & Norah's Infinite Playlist by Rachel Cohn & David Levithan (2006)
 "Thinking of You" by Lenny Kravitz    "The Best" by Tina Turner
 "When the Lights Go Out" by The Black Keys  "You Are My Sunshine" by Ray Charles
 "Cross Road Blues" by Robert Johnson  "2 Kool 2 B 4-Gotten" by Lucinda Williams 
 "I Was Young When I Left Home" by Bob Dylan       "Wrapped Up in Books" by Belle & Sebastian 
 "Sonny" by Bobby Hebb  "Nothing Compares 2 U" by Prince 
 "Welcome to the Jungle" by Guns n Roses  "Alison" by Elvis Costello
 "Zombie" by Fela Kuti  "Pictures of You" by The Cure
 "American Woman" by Lenny Kravitz  "A Kiss to Build a Dream On" by Louis Armstrong
 "Enter Sandman" by Metallica  "Paperback Writer" by The Beatles
 "Billie Jean" by Michael Jackson  "The Sound of Music" by Julie Andrews
 "It's Only Love" by Tina Turner & Bryan Adams                                "You Got the Love" by Rufus w/Chaka Khan
 "With or Without You" by U2  "Can't Get You Out of My Head" by Kylie Minogue 
 "Right Now" by Van Halen  "You Are the Light" by Jens Lekman
   "Miss Independent" by Kelly Clarkson
   "Wonderful People" by Q and Not U
   "How F***ing Romantic" by The Magnetic Fields
   "Fight for the Right to Party" by The Beastie Boys

 Audrey Wait Benway                                                                        Ready Player One Cline                                                                              

  neon star Audrey, Wait! by Robin Benway  (2008)   neon star Ready Player One by Ernest Cline  (2011)
 "156" by Mew  "Should I Stay or Should I Go" by The Clash
 "Bea's Song (River Song Trilogy: Part II)" by Cowboy Junkies  "Burning for You" by Blue Oyster Cult                                              
 "Rock & Roll" by The Velvet Underground  "Back in Black" by AC/DC 
 "Transatlanticism" by Death Cab for Cutie  "Sweet Caroline" by Neil Diamond 
 "Minor Thing" by Red Hot Chili Peppers  "Every Breath You Take" by The Police 
 "Doing the Unstuck" by The Cure  "I Wanna Dance with Somebody" by Whitney Houston
 "Fake Plastic Trees" by Radiohead  "Rock You Like a Hurricane" by The Scorpions 
 "Get Busy Living or Get Busy Dying" by Fall Out Boy  "Don't Stop Believin'" by Journey 
 "There is a Light That Never Goes Out" by The Smiths  "Billie Jean" by Michael Jackson 
 "Beneath the Southern Cross" by Patti Smith  "What I Like About You" by The Romantics 
 "A Praise Chorus" by Jimmy Eat World  "One" by Metallica
 "Don't Look Back in Anger" by Oasis  "Start me Up" by The Rolling Stones 
 "Sukie in the Graveyard" by Belle & Sebastian  "Africa" by Toto
 "Up the Bracket" by The Libertines  "Tom Sawyer" by RUSH 
 "Just Another" by Pete Yorn  "Summer of '69" by Bryan Adams 
 "Barely Legal" by The Stokes  "Under Pressure" by Queen & David Bowie 
 "Dark Blue" by Jack's Mannequin  "Sweet Dreams" by the Eurythmics 
 "Biggest Fan" by Voxtrot  "Uptown Girl" by Billy Joel 
 "A" by Cartel  "You Can Call Me Al" by Paul Simon 
 "Much Too Long" by The Sounds  "Dancin' in the Dark" by Bruce Springsteen 
 "Make Damn Sure" by Taking Back Sunday  "Cowboys from Hell" by Pantera 
 "All Downhill from Here" by New Found Glory  "We're Not Gonna Take It" by Twisted Sister 
 "All of Your Love" by hellogoodbye  "Footloose" by Kenny Loggins
 "Peach, Plum, Pear" by Joanna Newsom  "Crazy Train" by Ozzy Osbourne 
 "Fidelity" by Regina Spektor  "Man in the Box" by Alice in Chains 
 "Heartbeats" by The Knife  "We Built This City" by Starship 
 "E-Bow the Letter" by R.E.M.  "You Give Love a Bad Name" by Bon Jovi 
 "Slow Down" by The Academy Is...  "Jump" by Van Halen 
 "Jesus of Suburbia" by Green Day  "Sharp Dressed Man" by ZZ Top 
 "I Think I Smell a Rat" by The White Stripes  "Eye of the Tiger" by Survivor 
 "Of Angels and Angles" by The Decemberists  
 "Cheated Hearts" by Yeah, Yeah, Yeahs  

Legendary Garber                                                                               The Summer We Forgot George

neon star Legendary by Stephanie Garber (2018)  neon star The Summer We Forgot by Caroline George (2022)
 "Legendary" by Welshly Arms  "Hot Rod" by Dayglow 
 "Sail" by AWOLNATION  "Big Fat Mouth" by Arlie 
 "Violet City" by Mansionair  "Saltwater" by Geowulf 
 "Wow" by Beck  "Spend Some Time Alone Inside My Head" by Philip Brooks 
 "Nothing Personal" by Night Riots  "Tighten Up" by Luster 
 "In Cold Blood" by alt-J  "Left Hand Free" by alt-J 
 "Way Down We Go" by Kaleo   "3 Nights" by Dominic Fike 
 "Sorry" by Nothing But Thieves  "After the Moment" by Craft Spells
 "Breaking Free" by Night Rots  "We're Not Just Friends" by Parks, Squares and Alleys
 "In a Black Out" by Hamilton Leithauser & Rostam  "Summer Girl" by Ian Hugel
 "Dream" by Bishop Briggs  "Was It Something I Said" by MyKey
 "Dangerous Night" by Thirty Seconds to Mars  "Without It" by Brother
 "Miracle" by CHVRCHES  "Runaway Kids" by HARBOUR
 "Never Say Die" by CHVRCHES  "Not Good at Being Bad" by Slush Puppy
 "White Flag" by Bishop Briggs  

To All the Boys Ive Loved Before Han                                                                                       Warcross Lu

neon star To All the Boys I've Loved Before by Jenny Han (2014) neon star WarCross by Marie Lu (2017)
 "Please Speak Well of Me" by The Weepies  "The Illest" by Far East Movement feat. RiffRaff
 "Crazy" by Alanis Morssette  "The Prettiest Weed" by Jim Guthrie (SWORD & SWORCERY soundtrack)
 "Only in Dreams" by Weezer  "Lone Star" by Jim Guthrie (SWORD & SWORCERY soundtrack)
 "Alone Again (Naturally)" by Gilbert O'Sullivan   "Eien" by BoA
 "Teenage Love Song" by Rilo Kiley   "Ice Cap Zone (remix)" from the SONIC 3 soundtrack
 "The Shoop-Shoop Song (It's In His Kiss)" by Betty Everett   "Human" by Rag'n'Bone Man
 "The Longest Time" by Billie Joel   "Borders" by Amber
 "Our House" by Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young  "Mr. Wonderful" by
 "Thirteen" by Big Star  "Lullabies" by Yuna
 "Love That Girl" by Raphael Saadiq  "Flower Dance" by DJ Okawari
 "Heartbeats" by The Knife  "Living in a Bubble" by Eiffel65
 "I'm Gonna Get You Yet" by The Dixie Cups  "Game" by Ayumi Hamasaki
 "Big Girls Don't Cry" by Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons  "Turn It Up" by T.O.P.
 "Love on Top" by Beyonce  The entire soundtrack of TRON
 "P.S. I Love You" by Nellie McKay  The entire soundtrack of STRANGER THINGS

Throne of Glass Maas                                                                                    Gilded Meyer

 neon star Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas (2012) neon star Gilded by Marissa Meyer (2021)
 "Septimus" by Ilan Eshkeri from the STARDUST soundtrack  "Season of the Witch" by Lana Del Rey  
 "This Land" by Hans Zimmer from the LION KING soundtrack   "Don't Panic" by Coldplay
 "Your Highness - What A Surprise" by George Fenton from       the EVER AFTER soundtrack   "City of the Dead" by Eurielle                                                                                                                                             
 "The Girls, The Prince, and The Painting" by George Fenton  from the EVER AFTER soundtrack   "The Night We Met" by Lord Huron                                                                                                                                                                                   
 "Night Fight" by Tan Dun, Yo Yo Ma from CROUCHING TIGER,  HIDDEN DRAGON soundtrack  "San Luis" by Gregory Alan Isakov                                                                                                                                  
 "Success Montage" by Danny Elfman from the WANTED           soundtrack   "Evermore" by Taylor Swift, feat. Bon Iver
 "Myotis" by James Newton Howard, Hans Zimmer from the       BATMAN BEGINS soundtrack   "In the Woods Somewhere" by Hozier
 "Piano Concerto No 2 in C Minor, Op. 18 - II. Adagio Sostenuto" by Rachmaninoff   "The Yawning Grave" by Lord Huron
 "Chevaliers de Sangreal" by Hans Zimmer from THE                 DAVINCI CODE soundtrack  "White Winter Hymnal" by Fleet Foxes                                                                                                                                                          
 "503" by Hans Zimmer from the ANGELS & DEMONS                 soundtrack  "How Does It Feel" by Eskimo Joe                                                                                                                                                    
 "Atlantean Sword" by Basil Poledouris, theme song from           CONAN THE BARBARIAN   "Meet Me on the Equinox" by Death Cab for Cutie                                                                                                                                             
 "Won't Back Down" by Eminem feat. Pink   "Right on Time" by Tedeschi Trucks Band                                    
 "Thought I'd Never Call" by James Newton Howard, Pete          Anthony, Metro Voices, The African Children's Choir from         BLOOD DIAMOND soundtrack  "Love Like Ghosts" by Lord Huron
 "Swan Lake Ballet - Act 1: II. Valse" by Tchaikovsky   "Fireworks and Waterfalls" by The Parlotones                                   
 Prokofiev's "Suite 1 No 6 - Romeo & Juliet balcony scene" by     The Royal Vals Orchestra  "The Stable Song" by Gregory Alan Isakov                                                                                      
 "Boarding Up the House" by James Newton Howard from the      SIGNS soundtrack   "What the Water Gave Me" by Florence + The Machine
 "The Great Eatlon" by James Newton Howard from the LADY      IN THE WATER soundtrack  "Ivy" by Taylor Swift
 "World Collapsing" by Danny Cocke from SNOW WHITE AND     THE HUNTSMAN soundtrack   "Ophelia" by The Lumineers
 "Dolphins and Ric" by J. Ralph from THE COVE soundtrack  "In a Week" by Hozier feat. Karen Cowley
 "Stay Gold" by First Aid Kit 

 Road Tripped Hautman                                                                                Instant Karma Meyer

neon star Road Tripped by Pete Hautman (2019) neon star Instant Karma by Marissa Meyer (2020)
 "Walking in London" by Concrete Blonde  "Instant Karma! (We All Shine On) by John Lennon
 "21st Century Schizoid Man" by King Crimson   "Modern Love" by David Bowie
 "Kiss Them for Me" by Siouxsie & the Banshees  "Walk, Don't Run" by The Ventures
 "Tusk" by Fleetwood Mac   "I Love Rock 'n' Roll" by Joan Jett & the Blackhearts
 "Give Me Back My Man" by B-52s   "Can't Take My Eyes Off You" by Frankie Valli
 "Tom Sawyer" by Rush   "Raspberry Beret" by Prince
 "Dem Bones" the Skeleton Dance   "Come Dancing" by The Kinks
 "Amazing" by Johnette Napolitano  "Here Comes the Sun" by The Beatles
 "300 Pounds of Joy" by Howlin' Wolf  "Happy" by Pharrel Williams
 "Dream Lover" by Bobby Darin   "Don't Get Me Wrong" by The Pretenders
 "Frownland" by Captain Beefheart   "Daniel" by Elton John
 "Wolverton Mountain" by Claude King   "Put Your Records On" by Corinne Bailey Rae
 "I Put a Spell On You" by Nina Simone  "Skateaway" by Dire Straits
 "One of These Days" by Pink Floyd  "Changes" by David Bowie
 "Back to Black" by Amy Winehouse  "N.T." by Semisonic
 "River Deep - Mountain High" by Ike and Tina Tuner  "Sunny Afternoon" by The Kinks
 "Cactus" by The Pixies  "Have Love, Will Travel" by The Sonics
 "Choctaw Bingo" by James McMurtry  "I Can Hear the Music" by The Beach Boys
 "Holiday in Cambodia" by The Dead Kennedys  "Love Street" by The Doors
 "In the Cold, Cold Night" by The White Stripes  "Baracuda" by Heart
 "America" by Simon & Garfunkel  "Wonderwall" by Oasis
 "Fast Car" by Tracy Chapman   "For a Fool" by The Shins
 "Rumble" by Kelis   "I Think We're Alone Now" by Tommy James and The Shondells
 "No One Knows" by Queens of the Stone Age   "They Don't Know" by Ariana Grande
 "Highway 61 Revisited" by Bob Dylan   "Dear Prudence" by The Beatles
 "Yon Yonson" traditional folk song   "Don't Worry, Baby" by The Beach Boys
 "Slack" by NNB   "Better Together" by Jack Johnson
 "This is Not a Love Song" by Public Image Ltd.
 "Through It All" by Leftover Cuties
 "I Try" by Macy Gray 

Reaper at the Gates Tahir                                                                                    Renegades Meyer

neon star A Reaper at the Gates by Sabaa Tahir (2018) neon star Renegades by Marissa Meyer (2017)
 "Beat and Pulse" by Austra  "Heroes" by David Bowie
 "Cringe" by Matt Maeson   "Ordinary" by Train
 "Bottom of the Deep Blue Sea" by Missio   "Beggin for Thread" by Banks
 "War" by Nas   "She's Electric" by Oasis
 "Numbers" by Daughter   "Feel Good Inc." by The Gorillaz
 "Waste a Moment" by Kings of Leon   "A Well Respected Man" by The Kinks
 "You'll Be Fine" by Anthony Green   "F. N. T." by Semisonic
 "Krwlng" by Linkin Park  "Short Change Hero" by The Heavy
 "Vindicated" by Dashboard Confessional
 "An Honest Mistake" by The Bravery
 "Accidentally In Love" by Counting Crows
 "Stuck in the Middle with You" by Stealers Wheel
 "Clint Eastwood" by The Gorillaz
 "All These Things That I've Done" by The Killers
 "Panic Switch" by Silversun Pickups
 "As Lovers Go" by Dashboard Confessional
 "Trouble" by Cage the Elephant
 "I Melt With You" by Modern English
 "Skyfall" by Adele
 "Shine On You Crazy Diamond" by Pink Floyd

Eleanor Park Rowell                                                                         Little Do We Know Stone

neon star Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell (2013) neon star Little Do We Know by Tamara Island Stone (2018)
 "God Save the Queen" by Sex Pistols  "11 Blocks" by Wrabel
 "Assimilate" by Skinny Puppy   "Scary Love" by The Neighborhood
 "Kung Fu Fighting" by Carl Douglas   "High Enough to Carry You Over" by CHVRCHES
 "Something I Learned Today" by Hüsker Dü  "Last Forever" by the Naked and Famous
 "How Soon Is Now?" by The Smiths  "Brighter Than Sunshine" by The MIT Logarhythms
 "Romeo and Juliet" by Dire Straits  "Coastline" by Hollow Caves
 "This Charming Man" by The Smiths   "Devil In Me" Halsey
 "Holiday in Cambodia" by Dead Kennedys   "Jump Start" by The Hang Ups
 "Love Will Tear Us Apart" by Joy Division  "The Departure" by Max Richter
 "Rise Above" by Black Flag  "Find You" by Zedd
 "867-5309, Jenny" by Tommy Tutone  "Clouds" by Børns
 "Forever Young" by Alphaville  "I Know, I Know" by Shannon Curtis
 "Summer of '69" by Bryan Adams  "Barricades" by The Saint Johns
 "Bad" by U2  "Awake My Soul" Psalm 100
 "In Between Days" by The Cure  "Baby I'm Yours" by Breakbot
 "Cruel Summer" by Bananarama  "Bridges" by Broods
 "Scarborough Fair / Canticle" by Simon & Garfunkel             "Welcome to Your Life" by Grouplove
 "Helter Skelter" by The Beatles  "Where's My Love" by SYML
 "Rio" by Duran Duran  "Were Are U Now" by Pentatonix
 "Who's Johnny" by El DeBarge  "Somebody Else" by VÉRITÉ
 "Bitchin' Camaro" by The Dead Milkmen  "Dare You" by Hardwell
 "Alison" by Elvis Costello  "Down Side of Me" by CHVRCHES
 "Steppin' Out" by Joe Jackson  "Little Do You Know" by Alex & Sierra
 "Roadrunner" by Jonathan Richman and the Modern Lovers  "Apologies" by Jillian Edwards
 "There Is A Light That Never Goes Out" by The Smiths  "Send My Love (To Your New Lover)" by Sam Tsui, Madilyn Bailey
"Paper Airplane" by Alison Krauss & Union Station
"Let the Mystery Be" by Iris DeMent

Along for the Ride Dessen

neon star Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen (2009)
"Love Me Like the World Is Ending" by Ben Lee 
 "As Cool as I Am" by Dar Williams
 "Stolen" by Dashboard Confessional
 "I See Monsters" by Ryan Adams
 "Let It Rain" Tracy Chapman
 "Breakable" by Ingrid Michalson
 "No One" Alicia Keyes
 "People Who Died" by the Jim Carroll Band
"No Sunlight" by Death Cab for Cutie
"Whatever It Is" by Ben Lee

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