Young Adult Recommended Reading

A
author Anonymous Go ask Alice
Adams, Douglas The hitchhiker's guide to the galaxy
Alcott, Louisa May Little women or Meg, Jo, Beth, and Amy
Austen, Jane Northanger Abbey
Pride and prejudice
Sense and sensibility
Avi The man who was Poe
 
B
Bonham, Frank Durango Street
Boulle, Pierre Planet of the apes
 
C
Cather, Willa My Antonia
Charbonneau, Eileen Honor to the hills
Christie, Agatha Curtain
Murder on the Orient Express
Cormier, Robert Heroes : a novel
Tunes for bears to dance to
Crichton, Michael The Andromeda strain
Crutcher, Chris Staying fat for Sarah Byrnes
 
D
Defoe, Daniel The fortunes and misfortunes of the famous Moll Flanders
Deuker, Carl Heart of a champion
Dickens, Charles Oliver Twist
A tale of two cities
Doyle, Arthur Conan, Sir The lost world
 
E
Ellison, Ralph Invisible
 
F
Faulkner, William Sanctuary
The sound and the fury
Light in August
Fitzgerald, F. Scott The great Gatsby
The beautiful and damned
Forster, E. M. A room with a view
 
G
Greene, Bette Morning is a long time coming
 
H
Haddix, Margaret Peterson Don't you dare read this, Mrs. Dunphrey
Hall, Liza F. Perk! The story of a teenager with bulimia
Hardy, Thomas Tess of the D'Urbervilles
Hemingway, Ernest The old man and the sea
Heneghan, James Wish me luck
Hinton, S. E. The Outsiders
That was then, this is now
Huxley, Aldous Brave new world
 
J
Jacobs, Harriet A. Incidents in the life of a slave girl
Jordan, Sherryl The raging quiet
 
K
Kafka, Franz The trial
Kinsella, W. P. Shoeless Joe
Koller, Jackie French The primrose way
 
L
Lewis, C. S. Out of the silent planet.
The magician's nephew
Lipsyte, Robert The brave
Lyons, Mary E. Letters from a slave girl : the story of Harriet Jacobs
 
M
Mazer, Norma Fox Good night, Maman
When she was good
Out of control
Melville, Herman Moby Dick, or, The whale
Mitchell, Margaret Gone with the wind
Morrison, Toni The bluest eye
Myers, Walter Dean Somewhere in the darkness
 
N
Neufeld, John Lisa, bright and dark
Nixon, Joan Lowery A candidate for murder
Nolan, Han If I should die before I wake
 
O
Orwell, George Animal farm: a fairy story
 
P
Paton, Alan Cry, the beloved country
Paulsen, Gary The beet fields: memories of a sixteenth summer
Brian's return
Brian's winter
Hatchet
The haymeadow
Nightjohn
The rifle
The river
Sisters/Hermanas
Soldier's heart : being the story of the enlistment and due service of the boy Charley Goddard in the First Minnesota Volunteers
Peck, Richard Dreamland Lake
 
R
Reit, Seymour Behind rebel lines : the incredible story of Emma Edmonds, Civil War spy
Rinaldi, Ann Cast two shadows : the American revolution in the South
The fifth of March : a story of the Boston Massacre
Finishing Becca : a story about Peggy Shippen and Benedict Arnold
A ride into morning : the story of Tempe Wick
Time enough for drums
 
S
Salisbury, Graham Blue skin of the sea : a novel in stories
Sebestyen, Ouida Out of nowhere : a novel
Steinbeck, John Cannery Row
The grapes of wrath
Of mice and men
The pearl
Stevenson, Robert Louis The Black Arrow
Treasure Island
Stoker, Bram Dracula
Swift, Jonathan Gulliver's travels
 
T
Taylor, Theodore The bomb
Tolkien, J. R. R. The hobbit, or, There and back again
The lord of the rings
Twain, Mark Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
 
V
Voigt, Cynthia David and Jonathan
Jackaroo
Orfe
 
W
Wharton, Edith Ethan Frome
Wilde, Oscar The picture of Dorian Gray
 
Z
Zindel, Paul Reef of death