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...more

Isla and the Happily Ever After (Anna and the French Kiss, #3)
Trial by Fire (Worldwalker, #1)
The Girl from the Well
Gates of Thread and Stone (Gates of Thread and Stone #1)
The Jewel (The Lone City, #1)
Mortal Danger (Immortal Game, #1)
A Little Something Different
The Islands at the End of the World
Of Metal and Wishes (Of Metal and Wishes, #1)
Forget Me
Messenger of Fear (Messenger of Fear, #1)
Deliverance (Defiance, #3)
Ghost House


  • Passion Blue by Victoria Strauss
    Passion Blue (Passion Blue, #1)
    When seventeen-year-old Giulia, the orphaned, illegitimate daughter of a Milanese nobleman, learns she’s to be packed off to a life behind convent wal…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 02 - Sep 30, 2014
    20 copies available, 355 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • A Time to Reap by Jonas     Lee
    A Time to Reap (The Legend of Carter Gabel, #1)
    Who doesn't like free? This is for a free, signed copy of A Time to Reap.

    The story is about a teenager, Carter Gabel, who lives in a future where peo…more View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 15 - Sep 26, 2014
    2 copies available, 123 people requesting
    Countries available: US
  • Corey Takes a Leap! by Meg Kimball
    Corey Takes a Leap! (The Advice Avengers: Volume 4)
    Release date: Oct 15, 2014
    You will receive a paperback copy of the fourth book in the Advice Avengers series!! View Details »
    Giveaway dates: Sep 13 - Nov 15, 2014
    10 copies available, 72 people requesting
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  • Eleanor & Park
    Where She Went (If I Stay, #2)
    We Were Liars
    Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass, #3)
    City of Heavenly Fire (The Mortal Instruments, #6)
    Isla and the Happily Ever After (Anna and the French Kiss, #3)
    The One (The Selection, #3)
    Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
    Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass, #1)
    Cinder (The Lunar Chronicles, #1)
    Legend (Legend, #1)
    Opposition (Lux, #5)
    The 5th Wave (The Fifth Wave, #1)
    Obsidian (Lux, #1)
    The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingTwilight by Stephenie MeyerThe Lightning Thief by Rick RiordanThe Giver by Lois Lowry
    Best Young Adult Books
    8,961 books — 56,855 voters
    City of Heavenly Fire by Cassandra ClareThe One by Kiera CassCress by Marissa MeyerIgnite Me by Tahereh MafiDreams of Gods & Monsters by Laini Taylor
    YA Novels of 2014
    1,330 books — 6,575 voters

    Divergent by Veronica RothThe Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsHarry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingGraceling by Kristin CashoreCity of Bones by Cassandra Clare
    Original Stories . . . a Breath of Fresh Air
    2,651 books — 4,930 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
    1,255 books — 10,066 voters

    The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsTwilight by Stephenie MeyerThe Truth About Forever by Sarah DessenCity of Bones by Cassandra ClareJust Listen by Sarah Dessen
    Young Adult Romance
    2,296 books — 7,155 voters
    The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenThirteen Reasons Why by Jay AsherThe Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen ChboskySpeak by Laurie Halse AndersonLooking for Alaska by John Green
    Best Teen Books About Real Problems
    1,726 books — 9,506 voters

    Popular Young Adult Books

    The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
    Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
    Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
    Divergent (Divergent, #1)
    Twilight (Twilight, #1)
    The Fault in Our Stars
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter #7)
    Eclipse (Twilight, #3)
    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
    Breaking Dawn (Twilight, #4)
    City of Bones (The Mortal Instruments, #1)
    The Giver (The Giver, #1)

    Maggie Stiefvater
    Maggie Stiefvater Linger (The Wolves of Mercy Falls, #2)
    Her Favorite Paranormal Romances: Fans of the young adult werewolf fantasy, Shiver, are howling for its sequel. The author delivers Linger and recommends her five favorite love stories with a paranormal twist.
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    What would you do if I kissed you right now?" I stared at his beautiful face and his beautiful mouth and I wanted nothing more than to taste it. "I would kiss you back.
    Michelle Hodkin, The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer

    Jess C. Scott
    The human body is the best work of art.
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