Young Adult Literature is Better Than You Think

Young Adult novels are not all about good-looking vampires that sparkle in the light. The teen room stacks have some astoundingly fresh fiction titles. Don’t miss out because you have dismissed the category as not “serious” literature. Here are a few to check out:

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time by Mark Haddon
The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
Looking For Alaska by John Green
Summerland by Michael Chabon
The Rule of Three by Eric Walters
Picture Me Gone by Meg Rosoff
The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman