Talk That Talk, Read That Book: Joyful K-Inspired Teen Fiction
If you're as obsessed with K-Pop and K-dramas as we are, pick one (or all!) of these fantastically fun and often romantic teen novels.
Once Upon a K-Prom2022 by Cho, KatGet this item
Elena had no plans to go to prom, but when her childhood best friend returns she remembers the pact they had to go together. The only problem? He's now a K-Pop superstar.
Flip the Script2022 by Lee, LylaGet this item
Hana knows everything there is about K-dramas, which is why she landed a starring role in the buzziest new show! But when she starts to fall for her costar and a rival for her part appears on-screen, she'll have to pull out all the stops to keep her place--and her heart--intact.
The Noh Family2022 by Shim, GraceGet this item
When Chloe travels to Seoul to meet her father's ultra-rich family, she begins to realize there was a reason her mother kept her away. Who can she trust in this new family full of secrets and drama?
Seoulmates2022 by Lee, SusanGet this item
Hannah is the only person in her group who doesn't love her Korean culture, and it's the reason her boyfriend dumped her. Now she must find a way to embrace a new side of herself, and she's enlisted the help of her childhood friend--who just so happens to be a K-drama celebrity.
Made in Korea2021 by Suk, SarahGet this item
In this enemies-to-loves romance, two business-savvy students compete to rule the K-beauty scene at their high school. But amid the scheming, spying, and underhanded sabotage, could there also be love?
I Guess I Live Here Now2022 by Ahn, ClaireGet this item
Melody is uprooted from her precious New York City and suddenly finds herself living in Seoul. Suffice it to say, she is not a fan. As she discovers new and exciting parts of the city and culture, can she reconnect to her identity and learn to embrace her new home?
Fireworks2022 by Lin, AliceGet this item
Lulu hasn't seen her childhood best friend Kite since he moved to South Korea to join a K-Pop group, but four years later, he's back! While she is determined to go back to the way things used to be, his fame and her developing feelings could get in the way.
The Jasmine Project2021 by Ireland, MeredithGet this item
In a story that would fit perfectly into any K-drama, Jasmine's giant, overprotective Korean family secretly arranges to use her high-school graduation party to introduce her to Orlando's most eligible men--and hilarity ensues!
K-Pop Confidential2020 by Lee, StephanGet this item
Candace Park is an ordinary girl who won a coveted place at a K-Pop training program, and it should be a dream come true. But does she have what it takes, and is the price of perfection worth it?
I'll Be the One2020 by Lee, LylaGet this item
Skye is ready to break into the world of K-Pop, and she won't be changing herself to do it! But as she rises to the top, she'll have to battle fat-phobic beauty standards, toxic media fame, and the perils of falling for her fellow competitor.
Shine2020 by Jung, JessicaGet this item
Written by an actual K-Pop superstar, this inspiring and shocking story is inspired by her real rise to fame, her recruitment to one of Seoul's largest K-Pop labels, and the dark scandals of the industry.
XOXO2021 by Oh, AxieGet this item
Secret romance and whirlwind courtship abound in this swoony story of a young girl following her dream of classical music, only to find her love life upended by a spontaneous stranger. And when this stranger happens to be involved in the world of K-Pop, does she follow her head or her heart?
Somewhere Only We Know2019 by Goo, MaureneGet this item
A K-Pop star and a part-time paparazzo fall for each other. What could do wrong? Or should we say, what could go joyfully, hilariously, and heartwarmingly right?
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