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Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesBooks & Authors · 9 years ago

Can someone recommend some books for me?

I've already asked this question twice, but people keep recommending me books that I've already read. Can you please read my list before you answer my question. Also, keep in mind that I'm 14 (and I'm obviously a girl).

Books That I Like:

J.K. Rowling - Harry Potter series (My all time favourite!)

Suzanne Collins - The Hunger Games Trilogy

Cecily von Ziegesar - Gossip Girl

Cecily von Ziegesar - The It Girl

Melissa de la Cruz - The Au Pairs

Melissa de la Cruz - Blue Bloods

Cassandra Clare - The Mortal Instruments

Cassandra Clare - The Infernal Devices

Scott Westerfeld - Uglies Series

Kate Brian - Private

Kate Brian - Priviledge

Zoey Dean - The A List

Richelle Mead - Vampire Academy

P.C. and Kristin Cast - House of Night

Michael Grant - Gone series

Rick Riordan - Percy Jackson series

Rick Riordan - Heroes of Olympus series

Cathy Hopkins - Mates, Dates series

Aprilynne Pike - Wings series

Lisa McMann - Wake trilogy

Darren Shan - Cirque du Freak

Carolyn Mackler - Tangled

Jay Asher - Thirteen Reasons Why

Gale Forman - If I Stay

L.J. Smith - Night World

Lois Lowry - The Giver

James Patterson - Maximum Ride

Pseudonymous Bosch - The Name of this Books is Secret

Scott Westerfeld - Midnighters

Jerry Spinelli - Maniac Magee

Rick Riordan - The Kane Chronicles (It was okay, not nearly as good as Percy Jackson though)

Maria V. Snyder - Poison Study series

Delirium - Lauren Oliver

Too Many To Name - The 39 Clues (I kind of out grew it, but I don't want it recommended to me a million times)

James Patterson - Witch and Wizard (Didn't love this either, but same as above)

L.J. Smith - Darkest Powers

Sara Shepard - Pretty Little Liars

Jeff Kinney - Diary of a Wimpy Kid (Used to love it but out grew it)

Ally Condie - Matched

Kelly Armstrong - The Summoning (was okay, not great though)

Lauren DeStefano - Wither

Veronica Rossi - Under the Never Sky

Pittacus Lore - I am Number Four

Karen Foxlee - The Anatomy of Wings

Hannah Moskovitz - Invincible Summer

Susan Campbell Bartoletti- The Boy Who Dared

Jay Asher and Carolyn Mackler - The Future of Us

Alice Kuipers - The Worst Thing She Ever Did

Susan Beth Pfeffer - Life As We Knew It

Cristina Garcia - Dreams of Significant Girls

Laurie Halse Anderson - Speak

Laurie Halse Anderson - Twisted

And pretty much everything by Sarah Dessen, Gordon Korman and Meg Cabot (Princess Diaries is my 2nd favourite series!)

Books That I Didn't Like:

Stephenie Meyer - Twilight

Becca Fitzpatrick - Hush, Hush

Cornelia Funke - Inkheart

C.S. Lewis - Chronicles of Narnia

Lauren Kate - Fallen

Sophie Kinsella - Confessions of a Shopoholic

Rachel Caine - Morganville Vampires

I think that's all for now. :P Thanks if you took the time to read my list and possibly answered my question! :)

Update:

Oh oops, I forgot to put a space where the books I don't like start. The first book I don't like in the list is Twilight, just in case you miss the ' Books That I Didn't Like' thing. Thanks!

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago
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    Here are some books that I've read - Might repeat some of the books on your list...Sorry :)

    The Nightworld Series - L.J Smith

    The Secret Circle - L.J Smith

    The Forbidden Game - L.J Smith

    Dark Visions Trilogy - L.J Smith

    The Moth Diaries - Rachel Klein

    Strange Angels Series - Lili St. Crow

    Wolves of Mercy Falls Series - Maggie Stiefvater

    Books of Faerie Series - Maggie Stiefvater

    The Vampire Stalker - Allison Van Diepen

    The Drake Academy Series - Gabriella Poole

    The Drake Chronicles - Alyxandra Harvey

    Stolen Away - Alyxandra Harvey

    Haunting Violet - Alyxandra Harvey

    Strange Angels Series - Lili St. Crow

    Never Bite A Boy On A First Date - Tamara Summers

    The Demon's Lexicon - Sarah Rees Brennan

    The Demon’s Covenant - Sarah Rees Brennan

    The Last Vampire Series - Christopher Pike

    The Mortal Instruments - Cassandra Clare

    The Wicked Lovely Series - Melissa Marr

    Parasite Positive - Scott Westerfeld

    The Last Days - Scott Westerfeld

    Beautiful Creatures Series - Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl

    The Iron Witch - Karen Mahoney

    Diary of a Wimpy Vampire - Tim Collins

  • Memoirs of a Geisha - Arthur Golden

    Once A Witch – Carolyn MacCullough

    Redeeming Love - Francine Rivers

    Sarah's Key - Tatiana De Rosnay

    The Five People You Meet In Heaven - Mitch Alborn

    The Help - Kathryn Stockett

    The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette – Carolly Erickson

    The Snow Queen - Sarah Addison Allen

    The Tea Rose series - Jennifer Donnelly

    The Thirteenth Tale - Diane Setterfield

    Vanishing Acts: A Novel – Jodi Picoult

    Water for Elephants - Sara Gruen

    A Kiss In Time - Alex Finn

    A Great and Terrible Beauty Series – Libba Bray

    Dragon Rider by Cornelia Funke

    Graceling Series by Kristin Cashore

    Falling Under - Gwen Hayes

    Haven - Kristi Cook

    Inkheart Series - Cornelia Funke

    The Graveyard Book - Neil Gaiman

    The Shadow Of The Wind - Carlos Ruiz Zafon

    A Novel Idea – Aimee Friedman

    Breakfast At Bloomingdale's – Kristen Kemp

    Dash and Lily's Book of Dares - Rachel Cohn & David Levithan

    How Not To Be Popular – Jennifer Ziegler

    L.A. Candy – Lauren Conrad

    Paisley Hanover Acts Out - Cameron Tuttle

    Picture Perfect by Catherine Clark

    Prep: A Novel - Curtis Sittenfeld

    Princess Diaries – Meg Cabot

    Secrets of my Hollywood Life – Jen Calonita

    Snowed In – Rachel Hawthorne

    Stealing Heaven – Elizabeth Scott

    Stray – Stacy Goldblatt

    Summer Intern- Carrie Karasyov

    Tangled - Carolyn Mackler

    The Debutante - Kathryn Williams

    The Fashion-Foward Adventures of Imogene Series - Lisa Barham

    The Market – J.M. Steele

    TTYL Series – Lauren Myracie

    Vegan Virgin Valentine - Carolyn Mackle

    The Wedding Planner's Daughter Series - Coleen Paratore

  • 9 years ago

    Well you've read a lot..well my only series I recommend when this question is asked is the Darkest Power Series by Kelley Armstrong, but I see you read the first book The Summoning, you read the other 2? If not then do. My heart about stopped when you said it was just ok. But try reading The Awakening if you havent. It was actually the first book I read cuz i didnt know it was the 2nd one. Maybe youll like it better. But if you have read all 3, one i didnt see on your list was The Last Thing I remember by an author or i dont care enough to look up- but shouldnt be too hard to find. Its was fairly interesting but never got into the rest of the series. Maybe you will. Good Luck!

  • b97st
    Lv 7
    9 years ago

    Enclave by Ann Aguirre

    Birthmarked by Caragh O'Brien

    Inside Out by Maria V Snyder

    The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness

    Legend by Marie Lu

    Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

    The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan

    The Declaration by Gemma Malley

    XVI by Julia Carr

    The Secret Under My Skin by Janet McNaughton

    Noughts and Crosses by Malorie Blackman

    The Unit by Ninni Holmqvist

    Runner by William Dietz

    Battle Royale by Koushun Takami

    Seed by Rob Ziegler

    Variant by Robison Wells

    The Maze Runner by James Dashner

    Feed by M.T. Anderson

    The Bar Code Tattoo by Suzanne Weyn

    Little Brother by Cory Doctorow

    The Chrysalids by John Wyndham

    Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi

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  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    You should read:

    The Immortal Series by Alyson Noel

    Infinite Days by Rebecca Maizel

    The Vampire Stalker

    The Medusa Project Series

    Hope you like them as much as I do!

    Source(s): some of my book collection
  • 9 years ago

    The Perfect Chemistry series by Simone Elkeles. I love these books

  • Anonymous
    9 years ago

    Try "The Vanishing Point" by Mary Sharratt. It's goooooood.

  • 9 years ago

    Tithe by Holly Black was very good!

    I also enjoyed Mortal Instruments and Infernal Devices! :)

  • 9 years ago

    Stupid and contagious. I don't remember the author name, a woman. Some adult material, but nothing you couldn't handle. You may want to get out of the Young adult stuff. Maybe move to nonfiction? I read S&C with my GF, we loved it.

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