Elizabeth Acevedo wins this year’s Goodreads Choice Award for Young Adult Fiction with a powerful novel-in-verse about love, loss, and family. Camino and Yahaira Rios didn’t even know they were sisters until their father died in a plane crash. Apr 25, · And these aren’t your standard, cliché self-improvement books — except for #1. But don’t worry about those two. Also, I must confess: while this reading list is curated for young adults.