General Fiction for Young Adults

Stories about life and the daily realities familiar to most people including coming of age stories, social pressures and family issues. Some of these stories are set in the past.
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The Catcher in the Rye by J.D.Salinger Details the two days in the life of 16-year-old Holden Caulfield after he has been expelled from prep school. Confused and disillusioned, he searches for truth and rails against the “phoniness” of the adult world...

The Catcher in the Rye by J.Salinger Details the two days in the life of Holden Caulfield after he has been expelled from prep school. Confused and disillusioned, he searches for truth and rails against the “phoniness” of the adult world.

The Fault in Our Stars By John Green Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel’s story is about to be completely rewritten.

Augustus Waters and Hazel Grace will make us feel that love is infinite. And I will quote Shakespeare here where John Green (author) took the title from: "The fault is not in our stars.

The Color War By Jodi Picoult All Raymond wants to do is hang out with his best friend, Monroe, but life has other plans. This summer, his mother has decided to send him to Bible camp for inner-city kids...

The Color War (Kindle Single) Jodi Picoult This was pretty good and then it was just over. I know it's a single, but it just left me hanging.

Boy and Going Solo By Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake In Boy, Roald Dahl recounts his days as a child growing up in England. From his years as a prankster at boarding school to his envious position as a chocolate tester for Cadbury’s...

Boy and Going Solo By Roald Dahl. Illustrated by Quentin Blake In Boy, Roald Dahl recounts his days as a child growing up in England. From his years as a prankster at boarding school to his envious position as a chocolate tester for Cadbury’s.

The Outsiders By S.E.Hinton According to Ponyboy, there are two kinds of people in the world: greasers and socs. A soc has money, can get away with just about anything, and has an attitude. A greaser, on the other hand, always lives on the outside and needs to watch his back.

The Outsiders. facts: SE Hinton is a girl. She wrote the book when she was The story takes place in Tulsa, even though it's about gangs in a big city. SE Hinton makes a cameo in "The Outsiders" movie as the nurse. "Do it for Johnny!

Speak By Laurie Halse Anderson Melinda Sordino busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops. Now her old friends won’t talk to her, and people she doesn’t even know hate her from a distance...

Speak By Laurie Halse Anderson Melinda Sordino busted an end-of-summer party by calling the cops. Now her old friends won’t talk to her, and people she doesn’t even know hate her from a distance.

The Perks of Being a Wallflower By Stephen Chbosky While Charlie’s not the biggest geek in the school, he is by no means popular. Shy, introspective, intelligent beyond his years yet socially awkward, he is a wallflower, caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it...

The Perks of Being a Wallflower - Stephen Chbosky (essentially, a prequel to the film Reality Bites)

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian By Sherman Alexie Junior, a budding cartoonist growing up on the Spokane Indian Reservation, determined to take his future into his own hands, leaves his troubled school on the rez to attend an all-white farm town high school where the only other Indian is the school mascot...

Fishpond Australia, The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Ellen Forney (Illustrated ) Sherman Alexie. Buy Books online: The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, ISBN Ellen Forney (Illustrated by) Sherman Alexie


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