Young Adult Contemporary

Modern fiction geared towards teens roughly 13 to 18 years old. Main characters are usually teenagers or younger adults. Young Adult Contemporary is often realistic, but can overlap with fantasy or magic realism.

A Study in Drowning
Suddenly a Murder
Thieves' Gambit (Thieves' Gambit #1)
The Name Drop
The Library of Shadows
Woke Up Like This
How to Find a Missing Girl
If I Have to Be Haunted
Your Lonely Nights Are Over
The Borrow a Boyfriend Club
The Meadows
When a Brown Girl Flees
Everyone's Thinking It
Those Pink Mountain Nights
The Collectors
Woke Up Like This
The Brothers Hawthorne (The Inheritance Games, #4)
Reign (American Royals, #4)
That Summer (That Boy, #6)
You'd Be Home Now
Inheritance (American Royals, #0.5)
Misfit (Prep, #1)
Thieves' Gambit (Thieves' Gambit #1)
Fangirl, Vol. 3: The Manga
Stars and Smoke (Stars and Smoke, #1)
The Sad Ghost Club, Vol. 2
The Counselors
Tilly in Technicolor
Borrow My Heart (Borrow My Heart, #1)
Give Me a Sign
The Fault in Our Stars
To All the Boys I've Loved Before (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #1)
Eleanor & Park
The Hate U Give (The Hate U Give, #1)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Looking for Alaska
Paper Towns
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Simonverse, #1)
Anna and the French Kiss (Anna and the French Kiss, #1)
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe (Aristotle and Dante, #1)
Everything, Everything
P.S. I Still Love You (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #2)
We Were Liars
Thirteen Reasons Why

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