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Recommended Reads: Top 15 Young Adult Books!
Books have the extraordinary ability to take us to different worlds through the eyes and thoughts of the main character. Their experiences soon feel real as we read on to see what happens next. Some books can leave you thinking about what just happened and even inspire you in your own life in different ways.
With so many great titles slated for publication, YA lovers will be happily turning pages all year long. From the author that captivated readers with One of Us Is Lying comes a new YA thriller about a small town, sinister secrets, and a doomed homecoming. With enough plot twists to leave you reeling, this captivating mystery will keep you glued to the page. Both horrific and touching, this novel is about humanity, family, redemption, and hope. Aspasia captains a ship dedicated to rescuing women and children from slavery.
No matter what age you are, sitting down with a great coming-of-age story is a pure delight. Some of the most iconic books of all time were written with teens in mind, so here are some to consider for gifts. Or, you know, you can just read them yourself. Like many of the books on this list, The Golden Compass is one of those novels you read as a teenager, and re-read as an adult with just as much enjoyment. This sweet book is about two misfits who bond over their shared quirkiness and love of music. More than that, it's about friendship, loss, and longing — especially when it comes to Eleanor, who lives with her family at her horrible step-father's home, and relies on Park to help her escape. Imagine if the earth started slowing down, and suddenly there were more and more and more!
Our Best New Young Adult Books
Even if the age range on the book jacket implies that you were"supposed" to have graduated from young adult novels long ago, YA books are an addicting reading pleasure for both the young and the adults. After all, there are no rules to reading; all ages are welcome any time, any where. So from mysterious thrillers to cultural statements and the creative world of fantasy , we've found engaging storylines that represent the best of young adult novels in —so far. And as always, you can keeping checking back for the latest and greatest. But her new home is full of secrets due to a deadly homecoming that took place five years earlier.