Middle Ground (Awaken, #2) by Katie Kacvinsky, Feb. 2013 For four weeks Maddie has been living in Los Angeles, trying to be good. But no matter how hard she tries, something inside her won't be sated. She can't live a life of half-truths and false pretenses. So one night, she says how she really feels.
Paranormalcy – Kiersten White Evie, works for the IPCA, an organization charged with keeping paranormal beings under control she longs for normal things. When a shape-shifter, Lend, is captured, Evie is drawn to this boy who has lived in the normal world.
I think I liked this sequel better than the first Anna tale, even had some rough moments where I had to contemplate Blake's version of hell... If you've read the first, this is better. If you haven't, you'll have to attempt them in order... Worth it, teen readers!!