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 18.

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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Aristotle and Dante Dive into the Waters of the World (Aristotle and Dante, #2)
Vespertine (Vespertine, #1)
Little Thieves (Little Thieves, #1)
Within These Wicked Walls
The Keeper of Night (The Keeper of Night, #1)
Jade Fire Gold
Crossbones
Squad
The Grimrose Girls (Grimrose Girls, #1)
When Night Breaks (Kingdom of Cards, #2)
The Holiday Switch
Midnight in Everwood
The City Beautiful
Ledge
Luminous
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  • A Court of Mist and Fury (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #2)
    The Queen of Nothing (The Folk of the Air, #3)
    ReDawn (Skyward #2.2)
    Big Shot (Diary of a Wimpy Kid #16)
    One of Us Is Next (One of Us Is Lying, #2)
    Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two (Harry Potter, #8)
    King of Scars (King of Scars, #1)
    Half a Heart
    Turtles All the Way Down
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    The Crown (The Selection, #5)
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    Lord of Shadows by Cassandra ClareKing's Cage by Victoria AveyardCaraval by Stephanie GarberCarve the Mark by Veronica RothFlame in the Mist by Renée Ahdieh
    YA Novels of 2017
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    Winter by Marissa MeyerRed Queen by Victoria AveyardThe Heir by Kiera CassSix of Crows by Leigh BardugoFairest by Marissa Meyer
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    YA Novels of 2011
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    The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
    Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
    Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
    The Fault in Our Stars
    Divergent (Divergent, #1)
    Twilight (The Twilight Saga, #1)
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (Harry Potter, #1)
    Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (Harry Potter, #4)
    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
    Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
    Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (Harry Potter, #5)
    Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (Harry Potter, #2)
    Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (Harry Potter, #6)
    New Moon (The Twilight Saga, #2)
    Insurgent (Divergent, #2)

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