World History - Teens, History - Teens, Books | Barnes & Noble®From the ancient world to the grungy 90s, historical novels bridge the gap between our present and our past. Young adult historical fiction novels, in particular, can captivate the younger set, offering details that aren't found in the average school textbook. These stories make the children of bygone eras seem less removed—and much more relatable to the modern day teen reader. The best historical novels are ones where fact and fiction complement each other, blending so seamlessly that it's hard to distinguish between the two. The books below are prime examples, as they explore coming-of-age during a significant time in history.
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Make Your Own List. Historical novelist K J Whittaker takes us on a time-travelling adventure as she selects five brilliant historical novels for teens. Interview by Zoe Greaves. Katy has a BA in English Language and Literature, an MA in Novel Writing and has been part of the book trade for two decades, working as bookseller, editor, talent scout reader, creative writing teacher and author — sometimes all at the same time! She works part-time in a bookshop and lives in Shropshire with her family. Why do you think historical fiction is a good genre for young adults to get into?
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But they would be remiss to overlook some of the amazing nonfiction works that are equally captivating, thought-provoking, and even worldview-affecting. Here are 10 extra-compelling nonfiction books for teens that span all kinds of interests and curiosities.
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