Young Adult

Young-adult fiction (often abbreviated as YA) is fiction written for, published for, or marketed to adolescents and young adults, roughly ages 13 to 21.

Young-adult fiction, whether in the form of novels or short stories, has distinct attributes that distinguish it from the other age categories of fiction. The vast majority of YA stories portray an adolescent as the protagonist, rather than an adult or a child. The subject matter and story lines are typically consistent with the age and experience of the main character, but beyond that YA stories span the entire spectrum of fiction genres. The
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Alive (The Generations Trilogy, #1)
Ink and Bone (The Great Library, #1)
The Heart of Betrayal (The Remnant Chronicles, #2)
Paperweight
Every Last Breath (The Dark Elements, #3)
Another Day (Every Day, #2)
Oblivion (Nevermore, #3)
The Fixer (The Fixer, #1)
Pretending to Be Erica
Jesse's Girl (Hundred Oaks)
Silver in the Blood (Silver in the Blood, #1)
Pale Kings and Princes (Tales from the Shadowhunter Academy, #6)
Half a War (Shattered Sea, #3)
All We Have Is Now
Ruthless

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  • Into the Myth by R. L. Weeks
    Into the Myth
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  • You Are The Gun, I Am The War by Lisle Tam
    You Are The Gun, I Am The War (Temasek Holorecords, #0)
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    Ancient Guardians: The Hawaiian Legend of Sharktooth and Hawkeye
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  • Red Queen (Red Queen, #1)
    The Heir (The Selection, #4)
    We Were Liars
    A Court of Thorns and Roses (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #1)
    Me and Earl and the Dying Girl
    Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
    All the Bright Places
    P.S. I Still Love You (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #2)
    Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass, #2)
    Every Last Breath (The Dark Elements, #3)
    Scarlet (The Lunar Chronicles, #2)
    I'll Give You the Sun
    Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass, #3)
    An Ember in the Ashes (An Ember in the Ashes, #1)
    Daughter of Smoke & Bone (Daughter of Smoke & Bone, #1)
    The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Lightning Thief by Rick RiordanTwilight by Stephenie MeyerDivergent by Veronica Roth
    Best Young Adult Books
    9,736 books — 64,719 voters
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsCity of Bones by Cassandra ClareDivergent by Veronica RothThe Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
    Best Series
    2,179 books — 6,939 voters

    Insurgent by Veronica RothCity of Lost Souls by Cassandra ClareThe Fault in Our Stars by John GreenPandemonium by Lauren OliverRapture by Lauren Kate
    YA Novels of 2012
    1,316 books — 10,510 voters
    Allegiant by Veronica RothClockwork Princess by Cassandra ClareRequiem by Lauren OliverThe Indigo Spell by Richelle MeadUnravel Me by Tahereh Mafi
    YA Novels of 2013
    1,531 books — 10,661 voters

    Popular Young Adult Books

    The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
    Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
    Divergent (Divergent, #1)
    Twilight (Twilight, #1)
    The Fault in Our Stars
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
    New Moon (Twilight, #2)
    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)
    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
    Insurgent (Divergent, #2)
    City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)
    The Giver (The Giver, #1)

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