The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey is the first in the trilogy follows Cassie Sullivan as she attempts to save her brother after an alien invasion.
A Thousand Pieces of You by Claudia Gray is about a young woman as she chases her father’s killer through multiple dimensions.
Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon follows a teen who is allergic to almost everything in the outside world as she begins a complicated romance with a neighbor.
Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard is the first in the Red Queen series and introduces us to Mare a common thief forced to assume the role of a lost princess as she risks everything to help a growing rebellion.
Afterworlds by Scott Westerfeld is two books in one. The first story follows a young writer as she moves to New York and manages deadlines and rewrites and life in general. The second is the writers actual novel, a paranormal of a young woman who survives a terrorist attack by pretending to be dead. Now she sees ghosts and can visit the “afterworld.”