What are some good young adult novels/books?
What are some good books and or series for High school students ages 14-18. I like all kinds of stuff. thanks.
- Anonymous1 decade agoBest Answer
The Maximum Ride series by James Patterson was really good. The Twilight series by Stephenie Meyer is my favorite book seies/book of all time.Source(s): Iloveyouedwardcullen
- 1 decade ago
The Midnight Tour-by Richard Laymon, great book! Interview with a vampire-by Anne Rice. The vampire Lastat-by Anne Rice. The Haunting by Ruby Jean Jensen. Beneath the skin-by Nicci French.
- PuffLv 51 decade ago
The Face on the milk Carton series by Cooney
Lord of the Rings trilogy
A Room of my Own by Tatlock
A Tree Grows in Brooklyn by Smith
A Christmas Carol by Dickens
The Locket trilogy by Evans
A Girl of the Limberlost by Porter
The Joy Luck Club by Tan
The Blue Bottle Club by Stokes
Dawn Rochelle series by McDaniel
The Diary of Anne Frank
The Seven Habits of Highly Effective People by Covey
Treasure Island by Stevenson
Up a Road Slowly by Hunt
Little Women by Alcott
Cheaper by the Dozen by Gilbreth
In His Steps by Sheldon
Christy by Marshall
Julie by Marshall
To Kill a Mockingbird by Lee
Uncle Tom's Cabin by Stowe
Cute is a Four-Letter Word by Pevsner
- AliceLv 51 decade ago
Uglies is a really good book. I read it for book group last year and it was AMAZING! It's about theis future, high tech society where everyone gets a plastic surgery to become 'Pretty' on their 16th birthday. But Tally Youngblood has just befriended Shay, right after her best friend Peris becomes Pretty, essentially leaving her behind in Uglyville. But Shay isn't so sure that she wants to become Pretty. So Shay runs away, and a branch of government whom Tally had never heard of threatens Tally with all chances of becoming Pretty if she doesn't try to find Shay and betray her.
Then Wicked is awesome. Pretty much it's just what happened in Oz before Dorothy came. It's AMAZING!!!
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- redunicornLv 71 decade ago
Uglies, Pretties, Specials and Extras by Scott Westerfeld
Rash by Pete Hautman
Ender's Game by Orson Scott Card
- Hedgi HufflepuffLv 71 decade ago
warriors by eirn hunter...it has it all, death, romance, loyaltiy, friendship, prophecy and betrayle... gotta love those kittys!
on the run, by gordon korman, is also v. good. its about these two kids whose parents are in jail for aiding terrorists, only they r inocennt, so the kids break out of juvie to prove it...very thrilling.
goose girl by shannon hale
on her way to marry a prince she never met, princess anidori kiladra tailana isilli is betrayed by a false friend.without a home or anything to call hers, she must make aliving in this new strange country. hidden as the goose girl, she is content, untill wispers of a war reach her ears. it is then that she must put aside her fear of the false friend, and her mistrust of all others to save her country, and her self.
the unicorn cronicles by bruce coville
cara is a lonly child. she is always moving with her grandmother, as if fleeing. her parents abandoned her. she feels alone. she has no friends. she is ..differnt. one day, on the way returning from a shoping trip, her grandomother sees a man, following them. she and cara race to the safety of a church, but he follows. it is then that ivy morris looks her grandaughter in the eye and asks "do you think im crazy?"
what follows is prehaps the most exraordinary even in caras short life so far. listening to her grandmother, filled with fear, she takes the locket ivy wears, and with it leaps from the church tower, into another world. but the man is here to, and cara must reach the Queen of the unicorns to deliver a message 'the wanderer is weary'. but who is the man, and how did he know her name, her full, givin name?
the witch trade by m. molloy
abby, and her freind, spike, are the only children left in speller. abby has no reall memory of the others, or of her parents. it has been her and spike and uncle ben and aunt lucy for ever. she is happy
but then a stranger comes to town, a man who knew her parents
but then abby learns to make herself invisible
but then spike remembers things he had forgotten after she and uncle ben found him, a year or so before.
but then, the man, Captain adam starlight, tells her secrets, and storys of magic that are all to true.
and then she and spike and starlight set of, to save the parents abby has forgotten, the lost children of speller, and prehaps somthing bigger than she can understand.
- 1 decade ago
the twilight series and some of lois lowry's books are really good too
- MandilyLv 51 decade ago
Go to a library, tell them your interests and see what they come up with. That's what they are there for. They help a lot!!