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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Wilder Girls
Spin the Dawn (The Blood of Stars, #1)
The Merciful Crow (The Merciful Crow, #1)
The Storm Crow (The Storm Crow, #1)
Maybe This Time
Teen Titans: Raven
The Best Lies
Queen of Ruin (Grace and Fury, #2)
We Walked the Sky
Symptoms of a Heartbreak
Past Perfect Life
The Rise of Kyoshi (The Kyoshi Novels, #1)
The Beckoning Shadow (The Beckoning Shadow, #1)
The Arrival of Someday
Truly Madly Royally
  • Color Outside the Lines by Sangu Mandanna
    Color Outside the Lines
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    Giveaway dates: Aug 12 - Aug 25, 2019

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    Six Goodbyes We Never Said
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    Release date: Sep 24, 2019
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  • A Tropical Frontier by Tim   Robinson
    A Tropical Frontier: The Cow Hunters
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    Release date: May 24, 2014
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  • To All the Boys I've Loved Before (To All the Boys I've Loved Before, #1)
    Turtles All the Way Down
    Broken Legacy (Dark Legacy, #3)
    Harry Potter and the Cursed Child: Parts One and Two (Harry Potter, #8)
    Fortune Academy: Year One (Fortune Academy #1)
    Winter: A High School Bully Romance (Sunset Beach High, #2)
    A Court of Frost and Starlight (A Court of Thorns and Roses, #3.1)
    Wally Roux, Quantum Mechanic
    Have You Seen Luis Velez?
    The One (The Selection, #3)
    Wicked Gods
    Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orïsha, #1)
    Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass, #3)
    Harley Merlin and the Mystery Twins (Harley Merlin #2)
    Milea: Suara Dari Dilan
    The Lightning Thief by Rick RiordanThe Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsEragon by Christopher PaoliniThe Fellowship of the Ring by J.R.R. TolkienArtemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
    What To Read After Harry Potter
    1,534 books — 5,704 voters
    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone by J.K. RowlingThe Lightning Thief by Rick RiordanTwilight by Stephenie MeyerThe Hunger Games by Suzanne CollinsThe Giver by Lois Lowry
    Best Young Adult Books
    11,663 books — 77,814 voters

    The Cruel Prince by Holly BlackWar Storm by Victoria AveyardQueen of Air and Darkness by Cassandra ClareA Reaper at the Gates by Sabaa TahirObsidio by Amie Kaufman
    YA Novels of 2018
    1,040 books — 5,372 voters
    Lord of Shadows by Cassandra ClareKing's Cage by Victoria AveyardCarve the Mark by Veronica RothCaraval by Stephanie GarberFlame in the Mist by Renée Ahdieh
    YA Novels of 2017
    1,083 books — 8,407 voters

    To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper LeePride and Prejudice by Jane AustenHarry Potter Series Box Set by J.K. RowlingJane Eyre by Charlotte BrontëThe Diary of a Young Girl by Anne Frank
    Best Woman-Authored Books
    6,341 books — 4,348 voters
    Accidental Leigh by Melanie  JamesNobody's Perfect by Kallypso MastersNobody's Hero by Kallypso MastersThe Darkest Frost, Vol. 1 by Tanya HolmesRussian Roulette by A.B. McKinley
    Indie Authors to Watch
    6,134 books — 6,232 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 Prisoner of Azkaban (Harry Potter, #3)
    Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (Harry Potter, #7)
    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)

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