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Which means, realistic books with modern settings, from High School to College aged.
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1,301 books · 3,965 voters · list created January 5th, 2013 by ♥ Rebecca ♥ (votes) .
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 ♥ Rebecca ♥ A lot of these are actually adult. :s Pay attention, please.


 ♥ Rebecca ♥ Jade wrote: "Rebecca ♥ Ash, Kishan, Aiden ♥ wrote: "A lot of these are actually adult. :s Pay attention, please."

Totally!!! Please do edit your list title- remove YA,at LEAST. :("


No, I wanted a list of YA and new adult. Not my fault thats not what ppl are adding.


message 3: by Tina (new)

Tina Hill Rebecca ♥ Ash, Kishan, Aiden ♥ wrote: "A lot of these are actually adult. :s Pay attention, please."

Agree!!!!


 ♥ Rebecca ♥ Jenna wrote: "I just read a fabulous New Adult Contemporary Romance entitled Broken Road. I don't see it on the list but I assume this is because it is fairly new. The author's name is Elizabeth Yu-Gesualdi an..."

You can click on the tab at the top that says 'add books to this list' and add it if you want.


message 6: by Jessie (new)

Jessie McClain My book Awakening Iris (The Dreamcatchers Saga #1) was just released. It's contemporary romance. I was hoping it could be added on here?
Jessie


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Mochaspresso Most of these are actually adult titles. Only a few are NA and even fewer are YA.


 ♥ Rebecca ♥ Mochaspresso wrote: "Most of these are actually adult titles. Only a few are NA and even fewer are YA."

It looks to be about a three way split. Unfortunately there's nothing I can do about it.


message 9: by Mochaspresso (last edited Jul 28, 2014 12:24PM) (new)

Mochaspresso Rebecca ♥ Kishan & Warner ♥ wrote: "Mochaspresso wrote: "Most of these are actually adult titles. Only a few are NA and even fewer are YA."

It looks to be about a three way split. Unfortunately there's nothing I can do about it."


I think that the person who originally created the list has the ability to remove titles that they don't want on there. 50 Shades, This Man, The Sylvia Day books, Tangled, Wallbanger and Captive in the Dark are definitely adult reads.


 ♥ Rebecca ♥ Mochaspresso wrote: "Rebecca ♥ Kishan & Warner ♥ wrote: "Mochaspresso wrote: "Most of these are actually adult titles. Only a few are NA and even fewer are YA."

It looks to be about a three way split. Unfortunately ..."


I don't think I can. I have never seen that option before.


Susanna - Censored by GoodReads I don't believe the list creator can edit the books on the list. You need a GR librarian.

That said: what do you want removed? I can get it.


 ♥ Rebecca ♥ Susanna - Censored by GoodReads wrote: "I don't believe the list creator can edit the books on the list. You need a GR librarian.

That said: what do you want removed? I can get it."


Wow, there are a lot. I would have to go trough the whole list and find all those that aren't YA or NA. There are some that I know by memory. I will maybe get to that later.


Susanna - Censored by GoodReads OK; I'll wait until I get a list, then; I don't know these genres terribly well.


 ♥ Rebecca ♥ These are the ones I know off the top of my head need to be removed.

Wallbanger
Fifty shades of grey
Bared to you
Reflected in you
Gabriel's Inferno
Gabriel's Rapture
Love unscripted
Love unrehearsed
Rock me
Collide
This Man
Seduction and snacks
The Proposal
Leave me breathless
Captive in the dark
Hearts in darkness
The proposition
Tangled
Tears of Tess
The marriage bargain
Beneath this man
Seduced in the dark
Just the sexiest man alive
Gabriel's redemption
Divergent
Captured
Entwined with you
Consequences
Vampire academy
Bloodlines
City of bones
Zane's redemption
The host
Truth
Shadow kiss
Frostbite
Blood promise
Spirit bound
Last sacrifice
Sisters red
My super sweet sixteenth century
A tale of two centuries
Fallen
Evermore
In flight
Mile high
Grounded
The dark divine
The gathering
The awakening
Blue bloods
Immortal
The vampire academy ultimate guide
The body finder
Evernight
Knight
Wake
The 5th wave
The unbecoming of Mara dyer
The bronze horseman

The edge of always and On the island are duplicated if you can do anything about that. I would have made this list better but I am just on my phone while on vacation.


message 15: by Susanna - Censored by GoodReads (last edited Jul 28, 2014 04:56PM) (new)

Susanna - Censored by GoodReads Got through "Consequences."


 ♥ Rebecca ♥ Susanna - Censored by GoodReads wrote: "Got through "Consequences.""

Thanks. I have another list that is all wrong that I might bug you about one day. But not right now. :P


message 17: by Preethi (new)

Preethi Mohan Rebecca ♥ Ash, Kishan, Warner ♥ wrote: "These are the ones I know off the top of my head need to be removed.

Wallbanger
Fifty shades of grey
Bared to you
Reflected in you
Gabriel's Inferno
Gabriel's Rapture
Love unscripted
Love unrehe..."


I don't think so because I'm in 8th grade and I've read about a third of those books


message 18: by Jacob (new)

Jacob Wilder Cannot wait for Jennifer McBay Barry's newest book Shriek! It's about a teenage girl who finds out that she is an Irish banshee of legend. Compound this with the fact that someone from one of the ancient Irish families is out to get her and that her bad boy crush is in mortal danger and you have a recipe for a thrilling romance that unfolds in 277 kindle pages. Be sure to check it out! The book releases December 19th, 2018 Shriek. Find the book on Amazon here: (https://amzn.to/2QvJJGo).


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