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Not Cliche YA

YA fiction that is distinguishable from the rest of the pack; whether it is through a strong leading character, a compelling/powerful plotline, a surprising ending, or a non-clichéd storyline - whatever makes the novel captivating. Books can be considered not cliched based on the time they were published.

Note: Obviously this is based on opinion; why should/shouldn't these books be included on this list?

*Please only add and vote for the first book in a series; votes based on the whole series overall
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52 books · 29 voters · list created December 12th, 2013 by jecama (votes) .
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message 1: by Emma (new)

Emma Bitterblue (Graceling Realm, #3) by Kristin Cashore. Is the second book of a series in this list. The list says: only add one per series (and preferably the first one). And the first book of this series is already in the list. Hence the delete


message 2: by Emma (last edited Aug 21, 2019 09:22PM) (new)

Emma The Spiderwick Chronicles are now entered with 4 books. All but the first one are deleted as only one book per series is allowed in this list.


message 3: by Emma (new)

Emma Other books removed because there was more than one book per series. First book of series is still in list.

DiTerlizzi:
Lucinda's secret
Wrath of Mulgarath
The Ironwood Tree

Brennan:
Witch (doppelganger #2)

Paolini (Inheretence Cycle)
Brisingr (#3)
Inheretance (#4)
Eldest (#2)

Lorien Legacies
The Power of Six (#2)


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