16 recent books for teens to read that aren't on high school reading lists, but should be. Perfect for girls and boys, these stories include a mix of life changing nonfiction and popular fiction. Young adult books to read YA reading list books for t
Choosing literature for junior high boys can be more difficult than one would assume. A list of books that could spark a teenage boys interest would be helpful for a English Language Arts teacher to keep in his or her classroom.
Hatchet by Gary Paulsen. After a plane crash, thirteen-year-old Brian spends fifty-four days in the wilderness, learning to survive initially with only the aid of a hatchet given him by his mother, and learning also to survive his parents' divorce.