Books about teens with jobs.

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Dream Factory
Brad Barkley,Heather Hepler

ROM TEEN BARKLEY

Alternating chapters present the view points of two teenagers who find summer employment as costumed cartoon characters at Disney World and try to resist falling in love.


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Possessed
Kate Cann

TEEN CANN

Rayne escapes London for a job in the country at Morton’s Keep, where she is drawn to a mysterious clique and its leader, St. John, but puzzles over whether the growing evil she senses is from the manor house or her new friends.


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The Toll Bridge
Aidan Chambers

TEEN CHAMBERS

Taking a job as a toll-bridge collector to escape family pressures and discover who he is, seventeen-year-old Jan meets and befriends Adam and Tess and the three test their friendship as each faces a turning point in his and her life.


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Deadly
Julie Chibbaro

HIST TEEN CHIBBARO

In the early nineteen hundreds, Prudence Galewski takes a job assisting the head epidemiologist at New York’s Department of Health and Sanitation, investigating the case of “Typhoid Mary,” a woman who is infecting others with typhoid fever.


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Cover-up: Mystery at the Super Bowl
John Feinstein

MYS TEEN FEINSTEIN

As the Super Bowl draws nearer, teens Steve Thomas and Susan Carol Anderson learn that the entire offensive line of the California Dreams have failed their doping tests and that the Dreams’ owner is trying to cover up the test results.


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Cloaked
Alex Flinn

SF TEEN FLINN

Seventeen-year-old Johnny is approached at his family’s struggling shoe repair shop in a Miami, Florida, hotel by Alorian Princess Victoriana, who asks him to find her brother who was turned into a frog.


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The Complete History of Why I Hate Her
Jennifer Richard Jacobson

TEEN JACOBSON

Seventeen-year-old Nola wants a break from being known only for her sister’s cancer, so she leaves Boston for a waitressing job at a summer resort in Maine, but soon feels like her new best friend is taking over her life.


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7 Kinds of Ordinary Catastrophes
Amber Kizer

TEEN KIZER

When her boyfriend makes a confession that puts their relationship in jeopardy, Gert must also deal with working a job as a donut filler, and coping with her father’s health scare in the midst of trying to stay focused at school in order to get into college.


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Princess for Hire: The Royal Treatment
Lindsey Leavitt

TEEN LEAVITT

Desi Bascomb is in over her head with school and landing a leading role in the school play, and while her job as a substitute princess is more glamorous than ever, a secret she learns could make everything simpler—or more complicated.


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Vintage Veronica
Erica S. Perl

TEEN PERL

Taking a dream job in a vintage clothing store where she hopes to immerse herself in great fashion finds, lonely plus-sized teen Veronica is unexpectedly befriended by two salesgirls and urged to spy on an awkward stock boy who unexpectedly captures her heart.


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The Grimm Legacy
Polly Shulman

SF TEEN SHULMAN

After high school student Elizabeth, working as a page, gains access to the Grimm Collection of magical objects, she and the other pages are drawn into a series of frightening adventures involving mythical creatures and stolen goods.


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Marcelo in the Real World
Francisco Stork

TEEN STORK

Marcelo Sandoval, a seventeen-year-old boy on the high-functioning end of the autistic spectrum, faces new challenges, including romance and injustice, when he goes to work for his father in the mailroom of a corporate law firm.


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It's a Curl Thing (Divine and Friends)
Jacquelin Thomas

INSPIR TEEN THOMAS

While Rhyann is working as a shampoo girl to pay off her bill for having a very bad haircut and dye-job fixed at the salon Divine and Mimi use, she meets a special person who challenges, inspires, and changes her forever.


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Tsubasa: Those with Wings Volume 1
Natsuki Takaya

GRAPHIC TEEN TSUBASA

Kotobuki, an ex-thief, and her former commander Raimon, are recruited for their skills by people seeking the Tsubasa, a legendary object that grants wishes.


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Knifepoint (Orca Soundings)
Alex Van Tol

TEEN ORCA

Jill is enduring a brutal summer job on a mountain ranch, guiding wannabe-cowboys on trail rides. On a solo ride with a handsome stranger she ends up in a fight for her life with no one to help her.


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Homestretch
Paul Volponi

TEEN VOLPONI

Five months after losing his mother, Gas runs away from an abusive father and gets a job working at an Arkansas race track where he is surrounded by the illegal Mexican immigrants that he and his father blame for her death.


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