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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A Reaper at the Gates (An Ember in the Ashes, #3)
Save the Date
My Plain Jane (The Lady Janies, #2)
Smoke in the Sun (Flame in the Mist, #2)
Neverworld Wake
A Thousand Beginnings and Endings
Bring Me Their Hearts
Summer of Salt
One Small Thing
Trail of Lightning (The Sixth World, #1)
The Fragile Ordinary
Little Do We Know
The Emerald Sea (The Glittering Court #3)
The Bird and the Blade
Invisible Ghosts

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    House of Leights (Secret Keepers, #3)
    Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass, #2)
    The Accidentals
    Red Queen (Red Queen, #1)
    Harry Potter and the Cursed Child - Parts One and Two (Harry Potter, #8)
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    Learn about Loss (Ghosts of the Shadow Market, #4)
    Ruin and Rising (Grisha Verse, #3)
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    Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass, #3)
    A Darker Shade of Magic (Shades of Magic, #1)
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    Lord of Shadows by Cassandra ClareKing's Cage by Victoria AveyardCarve the Mark by Veronica RothFlame in the Mist by Renee AhdiehCaraval by Stephanie Garber
    YA Novels of 2017
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    War Storm by Victoria AveyardThe Cruel Prince by Holly BlackA Reaper at the Gates by Sabaa TahirQueen of Air and Darkness by Cassandra ClareObsidio by Amie Kaufman
    YA Novels of 2018
    947 books — 4,364 voters

    Allegiant by Veronica RothClockwork Princess by Cassandra ClareThe Indigo Spell by Richelle MeadThe Elite by Kiera CassRequiem by Lauren Oliver
    YA Novels of 2013
    1,578 books — 11,054 voters
    The Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsHarry Potter Boxset by J.K. RowlingTwilight by Stephenie MeyerCatching Fire by Suzanne CollinsCity of Bones by Cassandra Clare
    Best Young Adult Fiction
    2,815 books — 5,967 voters

    The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1)
    Catching Fire (The Hunger Games, #2)
    Mockingjay (The Hunger Games, #3)
    Divergent (Divergent, #1)
    The Fault in Our Stars
    Twilight (Twilight, #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 (Twilight, #2)
    Insurgent (Divergent, #2)

    Charlaine Harris

    Author of Dead Until Dark

    Charlaine Harris has been a published novelist for over twenty-five years. A native of the Mississippi Delta, she grew up in the middle of a cotton field. Now she lives in southern Arkansas with her husband, her three children, three dogs, and a duck. The duck stays outside.

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