Anonymous asked in Arts & HumanitiesBooks & Authors · 7 years ago

Any good YA books to read?

i'd like to read some young adult books. i read A LOT. i just need some good book recommendations. AND PLEASE DONT RECOMMEND KNOWN/OVER HYPED BOOKS LIKE DIVERGENT, TMI, AND TID! thankyou!

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  • 7 years ago
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    Must-Reads for Young Adult Books:

    Sarah Dessen's books (they're really good)

    Mary Downing Hahn's books (they're excellent too)

    Hex Hall by Rachel Hawkins

    The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

    Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children - Ransom Riggs

    Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher

    Uglies by Scott Westerfeld

    The Devil's Arithmetic by Jane Yolen

    Look Into My Eyes by Lauren Child

    The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald (a classic!)

    Bridge to Terabithia by Katherine Paterson

    The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

    Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen (a classic!)

    Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

    Elizabeth Smart: My Story by Elizabeth Smart

    Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

    If I Stay by Gayle Forman

    Matched by Ally Condie

    Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

    The Giver by Lois Lowry

    Bloodline by Richelle Mead

    The Clique by Lisi Harrison

    An Autobiography by Anne Frank

    The Maze Runner by James Dashner

    A Wrinkle in Time by Madeleine L'Engle

    Gallagher Girls by Ally Carter

    Hatchet by Gary Paulsen

    Source(s): I'm a reader!!!
  • 7 years ago

    Yellow Rose Mysteries by Leann Sweeney

    Hannah Swenson Mysteries, by Joanne Fluke

    Phryne Fisher Mysteries, Kerry Greenwood

    Water for Elephants, Sara Gruen

    The Art of Racing in the Rain, Garth Stein

    Cleopatra's Daughter, Michelle Moran

    Rainwater, by Sandra Brown

    The Help, Kathryn Stockett

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    Lv 5
    7 years ago

    Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi

    Starters by Lissa Price

    Hopeless by Colleen Hoover

    Slammed by Colleen Hoover

    The Thing About the Truth by Lauren Barnholdt

    The Gallagher Girls Series by Ally Carter

    Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel by Michael Scott

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    Bedlam Boyz by Ellen Guon

    Monster Hunter International by Larry Correia

    1632 by Eric Flint

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  • 7 years ago

    Ship Breaker and Drowned Cities by Paolo Bacigalupi

    Living by Matt De La Pena

    Legend by Marie Lu

    The Book Thief and I Am The Messenger by Markus Zusak

  • 7 years ago

    What's TMI and TID?

    As for young adult books here some links that might help:

  • 7 years ago

    I would recommend the "Legend" trilogy by Marie Lu. The books are very well written, and are filled with lots of action, suspense, and romance. They're nothing like The Hunger Games or Divergent, I promise c:

    Source(s): YA book reader
  • 7 years ago

    If you don't want hyped and something new, try The Irrelevant life of Noel Z. Izzard (and the girl through the magical elevator).

    It's new and I received a give away copy and it's been awesome. I just finished it and enjoyed it. It is told through 1st person of two characters, a boy and a girl, and set in modern world with elements of fantasy.

  • Anonymous
    7 years ago

    I would suggest that you check out Star Kissed by Lizzy Ford.

    When Mandy loses her job, she thinks she’s hit rock bottom – until her plane is swallowed by a strange storm that sends her and everyone else on board 10,000 years into the future. At first, she thinks the scary world is nothing more than a bad dream. The war-torn Earth is unrecognizable. Black fog blocks the sun, and the oceans are dry. Even worse: the planet is inhabited by half-human, half-alien creatures dying from a mysterious disease. Horrified at the thought of spending her life here, she clings to the knowledge that there’s one man who can open the star gate to send her home.

  • 7 years ago

    I would recommend books by Sarah Dessen (tho I get tired of her sometimes) Rainbow High is another Classical book I like (I would recommend it to anyone) And I also like The It Girl series by Cecily Von Ziegesar. (And if you liked her series The Gossip Girl you should read Luxe even tho' it's non essential with drama)

    If you love reading you should totally go on

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